Tanning facilities; age limit, parental consent. (SB1274)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Tanning facilities; age limit; parental consent. Prohibits minors younger than 15 years of age from using tanning devices at tanning facilities. The measure also prohibits unemancipated minors age 15, 16, or 17 years from using tanning devices at tanning facilities unless a parent or legal guardian has consented in writing. Currently, the parent or legal guardian of a prospective customer younger than 15 years of age is required to sign a written warning statement. Read the Bill »


02/14/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/14/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103424D
01/14/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/28/2013Reported from Commerce and Labor (12-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/30/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2013Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Passed Senate (34-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Placed on Calendar
02/06/2013Read first time
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/14/2013Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.