Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 31, 2020||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S8862
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S8862 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S8862 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to the certification of shampoo assistants; requires applicants of such certificate to have completed a minimum of 500 hours of the required 1,000 hours of an approved course of study in cosmetology in a school duly licensed pursuant to the education law and requires such applicants to remain enrolled in such school until completion of such course.
2019-S8862 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8862 Revised 8/10/2020 SPONSOR: METZGER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the general business law, in relation to certification of shampoo assistants PURPOSE: To provide an opportunity for students enrolled in a cosmetology licens- ing program to gain hands-on salon experience and paid employment during such licensing program, while also expanding future career opportu- nities. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 adds a new section 408-b, which creates a shampoo assistant certification following completion of 500 hours of the required 1000 hours of an approved cosmetology course, in a duly licensed school. It also establishes that each application shall be accompanied by a fee;
2019-S8862 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8862 I N S E N A T E July 31, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. METZGER -- 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 certification of shampoo assistants THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 408-b to read as follows: § 408-B. SHAMPOO ASSISTANT CERTIFICATION. 1. AN APPLICANT FOR A SHAM- POO ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE SHALL HAVE COMPLETED A MINIMUM OF FIVE HUNDRED HOURS OF THE REQUIRED ONE THOUSAND HOURS OF AN APPROVED COURSE OF STUDY IN COSMETOLOGY IN A SCHOOL DULY LICENSED PURSUANT TO THE EDUCATION LAW AND SHALL REMAIN ENROLLED IN SUCH SCHOOL UNTIL COMPLETION OF SUCH COURSE. THE SECRETARY SHALL PRESCRIBE THE SPECIFIC COURSES AND AMOUNT OF HOURS IN SUCH COURSES THAT SHALL BE PART OF SUCH FIVE HUNDRED HOUR REQUIREMENT. 2. EACH APPLICATION SHALL BE ACCOMPANIED BY A FEE AS PRESCRIBED BY THE SECRETARY. 3. SUCH CERTIFICATION SHALL BE ISSUED BY THE SECRETARY AFTER AFFIRMA- TION BY A DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION APPROVED SCHOOL THAT AN INDIVIDUAL HAS COMPLETED THE REQUIREMENTS OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION. 4. ALL SHAMPOO ASSISTANT CERTIFICATES SHALL EXPIRE ONE YEAR FROM THE DATE OF ISSUANCE. 5. A CERTIFICATE ISSUED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION SHALL BE POSTED IN SOME CONSPICUOUS PLACE IN THE PREMISES LICENSED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE OR IN THE PLACE WHERE THE PRACTICE OF AN OCCUPATION LICENSED PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE IS CONDUCTED. 6. A. SHAMPOO ASSISTANT CERTIFICATION HOLDERS SHALL BE LIMITED TO PARTICIPATING IN THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES: (I) GREETING AND DRAPING CLIENTS IN PREPARATION FOR SERVICES; AND (II) SHAMPOOING AND RINSING CLIENTS IN PREPARATION FOR SERVICES. B. SHAMPOO ASSISTANT CERTIFICATION HOLDERS SHALL BE PROHIBITED FROM: (I) APPLYING CHEMICALS TO CLIENTS; (II) PERFORMING HAIRCUTTING TECHNIQUES; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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