Estheticians; extends grandfather period for licensure thereas until July 31, 2009. (HB1718)

Introduced By

Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Estheticians; licensure. Extends until July 1, 2010, the grandfather period for licensure as an esthetician or master esthetician for any individual who (i) has at least three years of documented work experience as an esthetician or a master esthetician that is deemed satisfactory by the Board; (ii) has completed a training program that is deemed satisfactory by the Board; or (iii) holds an unexpired certificate of registration, certification, or license as an esthetician or a master esthetician issued to him on the basis of comparable requirements by a proper authority of a state, territory, or possession of the United States, or the District of Columbia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/14/09
01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/14/09 094013476
01/05/2009Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2009Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1718)
01/23/2009Read first time
01/26/2009Read second time
01/26/2009Committee amendments agreed to
01/26/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB1718E
01/26/2009Printed as engrossed 094013476-E
01/27/2009Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
01/27/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE EMERGENCY (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1718E)
02/10/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1718E)
02/11/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Committee substitute printed 092434256-S1
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/16/2009Committee substitute agreed to 092434256-S1
02/16/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1718S1
02/16/2009Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Placed on Calendar
02/18/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION EMERGENCY (1-Y 97-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Senate substitute rejected by House (1-Y 97-N)
02/18/2009VOTE: --- REJECTED (1-Y 97-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Senate insisted on substitute (32-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Senate requested conference committee
02/23/2009House acceded to request
02/25/2009Conferees appointed by House
02/25/2009Delegates: Cox, Nixon, Howell, A.T.
02/26/2009Conferees appointed by Senate
02/26/2009Senators: McDougle, Martin, Barker
02/27/2009Conference substitute printed 099306476-H1
02/28/2009Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/28/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION EMERGENCY (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1718ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1718ER)
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/23/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 166 (effective 3/23/09)
03/23/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0166)


Marc Marriott writes:

This has nothing to do with someone's wife being an Eshetician who missed the very forewarned deadline?Whats sad is that as broke as the state is, that we have special interest like this when the state Delegates have MUCH more important issues to be spending the people's/tax time on.