SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 5068 – State Boards of Cosmetology

Sponsor: Representative Eric Bedingfield (R)

Summary: Amends the definition relating to professions and occupations regulated by the state Board of Cosmetology by removing references to a rental booth or part of a place of a building from the definition of “beauty salon” or “salon.”

Repeals law establishing the rules for registration, training, term and renewal of registration of hair braiding practitioners.

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Status: Introduced; referred to House Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry 4/8/2014. Failed to meet crossover deadline 5/1/2014. Failed upon adjournment 6/19/2014.

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