PBA Advocacy
State Legislation Update

RHODE ISLAND H.B. 7007 – License

RHODE ISLAND H.B. 7007 – License  Sponsor: Representative Carlos Tobon (D) Summary: Current version (3/22/2016):  Allows any city or town may, by ordinance, regulate the opening, the presence, the location and the operation of any massage business or massage parlor located or operating within the…

Continue reading →

MINNESOTA S.F. 2802 – License, State Boards of Cosmetology

MINNESOTA S.F. 2802 – License, State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Senator Bill Ingebrigtsen (R) Summary: Final version (4/27/2016):  States only a board-licensed school of cosmetology, a postsecondary institution or a board-recognized professional association may be approved by the board to offer continuing education curriculum for credit. States continuing education may…

Continue reading →

OKLAHOMA S.B. 687 – State Boards of Cosmetology

OKLAHOMA S.B. 687 – State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Senator Anthony Sykes (R) Summary: Current version (3/31/2016): Enacts the Massage Therapy Practice Act.  Prohibits individuals practicing massage therapy from perform diagnosis of illness or disease, electrical stimulation, application of ultrasound or prescribing of medicines. States nothing…

Continue reading →

MINNESOTA S.F. 1310 – License, State Boards of Cosmetology

MINNESOTA S.F. 1310 – License, State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Senator Chris Eaton (DFL) Summary: Current version (4/12/2016):  Establishes registration for massage and bodywork therapists, and provides for the regulation of massage and bodywork therapists by registration with the Board of Nursing States that Minnesota…

Continue reading →

MINNESOTA S.F. 2745 – State Boards of Cosmetology

MINNESOTA S.F. 2745 – State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Senator Melissa Wiklund (DFL Summary: Current version (4/27/2016):  Changes the Board of Barber Examiners membership to consist of four barber members. Removes fees for examination and instruction. Establishes a registered barber must only provide barbering services in…

Continue reading →

MINNESOTA H.F. 3024 – State Boards of Cosmetology

MINNESOTA H.F. 3024 – State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Representative Linda Runbeck (R) Summary: Changes the Board of Barber Examiners membership to consist of four barber members. Removes fees for examination and instruction. Establishes a registered barber must only provide barbering services in a registered barber…

Continue reading →

NEW JERSEY A.B. 3561 – License

NEW JERSEY A.B. 3561 – License  Sponsor: Assemblymember John DiMaio (R) Summary: Clarifies cosmetology and hairstyling licensee’s ability to hold multiple practicing licenses simultaneously. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Filed 3/15/2016. Referred to Assembly Regulated Professions Committee 4/4/2016. About PBA Government Affairs…

Continue reading →

HAWAII S.R. 74 – Special Request

HAWAII S.R. 74 – Special Request Sponsor: Senator Ronald Kouchi (D) Summary: Requests the Department of Taxation to conduct a study on whether a state luxury tax would be beneficial to help with issues such as lack of affordable housing, homelessness and adequately funding public…

Continue reading →

HAWAII S.C.R. 108 – Special Request

HAWAII S.C.R. 108 – Special Request Sponsor: Senator Ronald Kouchi (D) Summary: Requests the Department of Taxation to conduct a study on whether a state luxury tax would be beneficial to help with issues such as lack of affordable housing, homelessness and adequately funding public…

Continue reading →

TENNESSEE S.B. 2534 – License

TENNESSEE S.B. 2534 – License  Sponsor: Senator Ken Yager (R) Summary: Requires the display of a valid license to operate a cosmetology or barbering shop. Requires each shop to operate with a manager or designated manger who will be responsible for the shop’s compliance with…

Continue reading →

Page 8 of 32 ← First ... 6 7 8 9 10 ... Last →
Tennessee