Barbers and cosmetologists; requirement for completion of hours of training. (SB1568)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke) with support from co-patron Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; training requirement for barbers and cosmetologists. Prohibits the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology from requiring, as a condition of licensure that an applicant for a license to practice barbering or cosmetology complete more than 1,000 hours of training in the field for which the applicant seeks licensure. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102111D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1568)
01/21/2019Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Read second time
01/24/2019Reading of amendment waived
01/24/2019Committee amendment agreed to
01/24/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1568E
01/24/2019Printed as engrossed 19102111D-E
01/25/2019Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Placed on Calendar
01/29/2019Read first time
01/29/2019Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/29/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1568E)
02/04/2019Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
02/11/2019Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #3
02/12/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/12/2019Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (4-Y 4-N)
02/19/2019Left in General Laws


Bill writes:

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