MISSISSIPPI H.B. 1068 – Cosmetology Education

Sponsor: Representative Charles Young (D)

Summary: Revises the term “school” to include a secondary or post-secondary school operated for the purpose of teaching cosmetology. Revises admittance terms for students in all schools of cosmetology to include only admitting students who have a high school diploma.

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Status: Introduced in House and referred to Public Health and Human Services and Judiciary B Committees 1/20/2014. Failed to meet Committee deadline 2/4/2014. Failed on adjournment 4/2/2014.

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