|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 11, 2019||referred to economic development|
assembly Bill A821
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A821 (ACTIVE) - Details
A821 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 821 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 11, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, SCHIMMINGER -- read once and referred to the Committee on Economic Development AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to licensing of laser hair removal technicians THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 400 of the general business law, as added by chapter 509 of the laws of 1992, is amended and two new subdivisions 12 and 13 are added 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 human being by the use of compounds or procedures including makeup, eyelashes, depilatories, tonics, lotions, waxes, sanding and tweezing, whether performed by manual, mechanical, chemical or electrical means and instruments but shall not include the practice of NEEDLE BASED elec- trology. THE PRACTICE OF "ESTHETICS" SHALL INCLUDE LASER HAIR REMOVAL OR INTENSE PULSES OF LIGHT HAIR REMOVAL PERFORMED ON ANY PART OF THE HUMAN BODY. 12. "LASER HAIR REMOVAL" MEANS THE USE OF A LASER OR PULSED LIGHT DEVICE IN A HAIR REMOVAL PROCEDURE THAT DOES NOT REMOVE THE EPIDERMIS. 13. "LASER HAIR REMOVAL TECHNICIAN" MEANS A LICENSED ESTHETICIAN WHOSE PRACTICE IS LIMITED TO LASER HAIR REMOVAL. § 2. Subdivision 5 of section 402 of the general business law, as added by chapter 509 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows: 5. Adopt such rules and regulations not inconsistent with the provisions of this article, as may be necessary with respect to the form and content of applications for licenses, the reception thereof, the investigation and examination of applicants and of prospective appli- cants taking examinations and their qualifications, and the other matters incidental or appropriate to the powers and duties of the secre- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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