FIRST REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 182
93RD GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES RUESTMAN (Sponsor), NIEVES, DEMPSEY, BEAN,
FISHER AND LIPKE (Co-sponsors) .
Read 1st time January 6, 2005 and copies ordered printed.
STEPHEN S. DAVIS, Chief Clerk
To repeal sections 329.010 and 329.190, RSMo, and to enact in lieu thereof two new sections relating to cosmetology.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Sections 329.010 and 329.190, RSMo, are repealed and two new sections enacted in lieu thereof, to be known as sections 329.010 and 329.190, to read as follows:
329.010. As used in this chapter, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise, the following words and terms mean:
(1) "Accredited school of cosmetology or school of manicuring", an establishment operated for the purpose of teaching cosmetology as defined in this section and meeting the criteria set forth under 34 C.F.R. Part 600, sections 600.1 and 600.2;
(2) "Apprentice" or "student", a person who is engaged in training within a cosmetology establishment or school, and while so training performs any of the practices of the classified occupations within this chapter under the immediate direction and supervision of a registered cosmetologist or instructor;
[(2)] (3) "Board", the state board of cosmetology;
[(3)] (4) "Cosmetologist", any person who, for compensation, engages in the practice of cosmetology, as defined in subdivision [(4)] (5) of this section;
[(4)] (5) "Cosmetology" includes performing or offering to engage in any acts of the classified occupations of cosmetology for compensation, which shall include:
(a) "Class CH - hairdresser" includes arranging, dressing, curling, singeing, waving, permanent waving, cleansing, cutting, bleaching, tinting, coloring or similar work upon the hair of any person by any means; or removing superfluous hair from the body of any person by means other than electricity, or any other means of arching or tinting eyebrows or tinting eyelashes. Class CH - hairdresser, also includes, any person who either with the person's hands or with mechanical or electrical apparatuses or appliances, or by the use of cosmetic preparations, antiseptics, tonics, lotions or creams engages for compensation in any one or any combination of the following: massaging, cleaning, stimulating, manipulating, exercising, beautifying or similar work upon the scalp, face, neck, arms or bust;
(b) "Class MO - manicurist" includes cutting, trimming, polishing, coloring, tinting, cleaning or otherwise beautifying a person's fingernails, applying artificial fingernails, massaging, cleaning a person's hands and arms; pedicuring, which includes, cutting, trimming, polishing, coloring, tinting, cleaning or otherwise beautifying a person's toenails, applying artificial toenails, massaging and cleaning a person's legs and feet;
(c) "Class CA - hairdressing and manicuring" includes all practices of cosmetology, as defined in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this subdivision;
(d) "Class E - estheticians" includes the use of mechanical, electrical apparatuses or appliances, or by the use of cosmetic preparations, antiseptics, tonics, lotions or creams, not to exceed ten percent phenol, engages for compensation, either directly or indirectly, in any one, or any combination, of the following practices: massaging, cleansing, stimulating, manipulating, exercising, beautifying or similar work upon the scalp, face, neck, ears, arms, hands, bust, torso, legs or feet and removing superfluous hair by means other than electric needle or any other means of arching or tinting eyebrows or tinting eyelashes, of any person;
[(5)] (6) "Cosmetology establishment", that part of any building wherein or whereupon any of the classified occupations are practiced including any space rented within a licensed establishment by a person licensed under this chapter, for the purpose of rendering cosmetology services;
[(6)] (7) "Hairdresser", any person who, for compensation, engages in the practice of cosmetology as defined in paragraph (a) of subdivision [(4)] (5) of this section;
[(7)] (8) "Instructor", any person who is licensed to teach cosmetology or any practices of cosmetology pursuant to this chapter;
[(8)] (9) "Manicurist", any person who, for compensation, engages in any or all of the practices in paragraph (b) of subdivision [(4)] (5) of this section;
[(9)] (10) "School of cosmetology" or "school of manicuring", an establishment operated for the purpose of teaching cosmetology as defined in subdivision [(4)] (5) of this section.
329.190. 1. The state board of cosmetology shall be composed of seven members, including one voting public member and [one member] two members who [is a licensed school owner pursuant to] are owners of schools licensed under subsection 1 of section 329.040, one of whom shall be the owner of an accredited school as defined in section 329.010, appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the senate. The term of office of each member shall be four years.
2. The members of the board shall receive as compensation for their services the sum set by the board not to exceed fifty dollars for each day actually spent in attendance at meetings of the board, within the state, not to exceed forty-eight days in any calendar year, and in addition thereto they shall be reimbursed for all necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties as members of the board.
3. All members, except the public member and the school owners, shall be cosmetologists and manicurists duly registered as such and licensed pursuant to the laws of this state, and shall be United States citizens and shall have been residents of this state for at least one year next preceding their appointments and shall have been actively engaged in the lawful practice of cosmetology for a period of at least five years. The public member shall be at the time of the person's appointment a citizen of the United States; a resident of this state for a period of one year and a registered voter; a person who is not and never was a member of any profession licensed or regulated pursuant to this chapter or the spouse of such person; and a person who does not have and never has had a material, financial interest in either the providing of the professional services regulated by this chapter, or an activity or organization directly related to any profession licensed or regulated pursuant to this chapter. All members, including public members, shall be chosen from lists submitted by the director of the division of professional registration. The duties of the public member shall not include the determination of the technical requirements to be met for licensure or whether any person meets such technical requirements or of the technical competence or technical judgment of a licensee or a candidate for licensure. Any member who is a school owner shall not be allowed access to the testing and examination materials nor to attend the administration of the examinations, except when such member is being examined for licensure.