assembly Bill A4433

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the unauthorized practice of a profession, the unauthorized use of a professional title and the practice of esthetics

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Jun 05, 2018 held for consideration in higher education
Jan 03, 2018 referred to higher education
Feb 02, 2017 referred to higher education

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A4433 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2488
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§6512 & 6513, Ed L; amd §400, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7572, S5113

A4433 - Summary

Relates to the unauthorized practice of a profession, the unauthorized use of a professional title and the practice of esthetics.

A4433 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4433

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 2, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to the unauthorized prac-
  tice of a profession and the unauthorized use of a professional title;
  and  to amend the general business law, in relation to the practice of
  esthetics

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of  section 6512 of the education law, as
added by chapter 689 of the laws of 1976, is amended to read as follows:
  2. Anyone who knowingly aids or abets [three] ONE or  more  unlicensed
persons  to  practice  a  profession or employs or holds such unlicensed
persons out as being able to practice  in  any  profession  in  which  a
license  is a prerequisite to the practice of the acts, or who knowingly
aids or abets [three] ONE or more persons to practice any profession  as
exempt  persons  during  the time when the professional licenses of such
persons are suspended, revoked or annulled, shall be guilty of a class E
felony.
  § 2. Subdivision 2 of section 6513 of the education law, as  added  by
chapter 687 of the laws of 1976, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  Anyone who knowingly aids or abets [three] ONE or more persons not
authorized to use a professional title regulated by this title,  to  use
such  professional  title,  or  knowingly  employs  [three]  ONE or more
persons not authorized to use a professional  title  regulated  by  this
title, who use such professional title in the course of such employment,
shall be guilty of a class E felony.
  §  3.  Subdivision  6  of  section 400 of the general business law, as
added by chapter 509 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows:
  6. The practice of "esthetics" means  providing  for  a  fee,  or  any
consideration  or  exchange,  whether  direct  or  indirect, services to
enhance the appearance of the face, neck, arms, legs, and shoulders of a

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

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