senate Bill S5966

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing the secretary of state to order the cessation of unlicensed appearance enhancement activity and to register trainees in the practice of nail specialty

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 16, 2015 signed chap.80
Jul 14, 2015 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2015 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 18, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.623
substituted for a7630a
Jun 17, 2015 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1796
Jun 14, 2015 referred to rules

S5966 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7630A
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Gen Bus L, generally

S5966 - Summary

Relates to authorizing the secretary of state to order the cessation of unlicensed appearance enhancement activity and to register trainees in the practice of nail specialty.

S5966 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5966

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  VENDITTO  --  (at request of the Governor) -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to authorizing the
  secretary  of  state  to  order the cessation of unlicensed appearance
  enhancement activity and to register trainees in the practice of  nail
  specialty

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 400 of the  general  business  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
  11.  "TRAINEE" MEANS A PERSON PURSUING IN GOOD FAITH A COURSE OF STUDY
IN THE PRACTICE OF NAIL SPECIALTY UNDER THE  TUTELAGE,  SUPERVISION  AND
DIRECTION  OF  A  LICENSED  NAIL  PRACTITIONER.    SUCH TRAINEE SHALL BE
EMPLOYED BY A LICENSED APPEARANCE ENHANCEMENT BUSINESS.
  S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 401 of  the  general  business  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  341  of  the  laws  of 1998, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. No person shall engage in the practice of nail  specialty,  waxing,
natural  hair  styling,  esthetics or cosmetology, as defined in section
four hundred of this article,  without  having  received  a  license  to
engage  in  such  practice in the manner prescribed in this article.  NO
PERSON SHALL ACT AS A TRAINEE OR PERFORM ANY SERVICE AS SUCH  UNLESS  HE
OR SHE HAS OBTAINED A CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION PURSUANT TO THIS ARTI-
CLE.
  S  3.  Section  404 of the general business law, as amended by chapter
341 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows:
  S 404. Rules and regulations. The secretary shall promulgate rules and
regulations which establish standards  for  practice  and  operation  by
licensees AND TRAINEES under this article in order to ensure the health,
safety  and  welfare of the public INCLUDING LICENSEES AND TRAINEES WHEN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD12013-12-5

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