RHODE ISLAND H.B. 7789 – License (Cosmetology)

Sponsor: Representative Peter Palumbo (D)

Summary: Eliminates the requirement that all shops that provide barber, hairdresser, cosmetic therapy, manicures and esthetic services, have on duty at all times a licensed proprietor or licensed barber, hairdresser or cosmetician.

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Status: Introduced, referred to House Corporations Committee 3/4/2014. Hearing held 4/2/2014. Failed upon adjournment 6/21/2014.

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