House Bill 792

Last Action 02/26/24: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to beauty services.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1880
Sponsors B. Chester-Burton, G. Brown Jr.
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 317A.030 to add a licensed nail technician and one additional citizen at large member to the board; direct board to collect and retain statistical data on its applicants and licensees; amend KRS 317A.120 to require the board give written tests in an applicant's first or second fluent language and provide a certified interpreter for oral exams; allow applicant to retake any failed portion of the exam one month from applicant's receipt of any failure notice and to retake any failed exam portion an unlimited number of times; cap the retesting fee at $35 per exam per applicant; amend KRS 317A.130 to require a warning notice be given for violation, except for a violation that presents immediate and present danger; direct notice to include description of violation and remediation required.
Index Headings of Original Version Education, Vocational - Nail technicians, testing and retesting
Fees - Cosmetology, nail technician exam retest fee capped at $35
Inspections - Salons, violation warning notice, exception
Labor and Industry - Cosmetology, nail technicians, licensing
Licensing - Nail technicians, testing and retesting
Occupations and Professions - Cosmetology, nail technicians, licensing
Public Health - Nail technicians, testing and retesting, inspections
Small Business - Salons, inspections, violation, exception
Barbers and Cosmetologists - Nail technicians, testing and retesting
Boards and Commissions - Board of Cosmetology, additional board members, collect and retain statistical data
Workforce - Nail technicians, salon inspections


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

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