Laser hair removal technicians; licensure by Board of Medicine. (HB957)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Medicine; licensure of laser hair removal technicians. Requires individuals who practice laser hair removal to be licensed by the Board of Medicine. The bill defines "laser hair removal" and establishes the Advisory Board on Laser Hair Removal to advise the Board of Medicine on this discipline. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2017. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103325D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/20/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
01/26/2016Impact statement from VDH (HB957)
02/03/2016Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2017
02/09/2016Continued to 2017 in Health, Welfare and Institutions
12/01/2016Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions