assembly Bill A6578

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the certification of shampoo assistants

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to economic development
Mar 12, 2019 referred to economic development

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A6578 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8862
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §408-b, amd §410, Gen Bus L

A6578 (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.

A6578 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6578

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 12, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. WOERNER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Economic Development

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.

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