Cosmetologist, licensed or licensed esthetician; clarifies services. (HB1816)

Introduced By

Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; Board for Barbers and Cosmetology. Clarifies the services that are reserved solely to either a licensed cosmetologist or a licensed esthetician and which services may be performed by either licensee. The bill also (i) excludes threading from the practice of esthetics and (ii) streamlines definitions by eliminating the separate definitions for schools and instructors of barbering, cosmetology, esthetics, nail care, tattooing, and waxing and consolidating them into single definitions of approved school and instructor. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101381D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/20/2015Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #4
01/26/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1816)
02/03/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in General Laws