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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology


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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Body-Piercing Regulations [18 VAC 41 ‑ 60]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Promulgate regulations to implement 2002 Acts of Assembly, Chapter 869 requiring licensure of body-piercing.
State Authority 2002 Acts of Assembly, Chapter 869 and Section 54.1-201 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Stephen Kirschner  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: barbercosmo@dpor.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-8590    FAX: (866)245-9693    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
General Review 2017 | Tattoo and Body-Piercing Proposed Secretary of Commerce and Trade review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Temporary Fee Reductions 2018-20
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/1/2018.
Fee Decrease Body-Piercing
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/1/2014.
Amend 18VAC41-60-220 attempted to obtain Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/1/2013.
Fee adjustment Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/1/2011.
Promulgate regulations for licensure of body-piercing Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 4/1/2007.

Past Periodic Reviews
Optional Title Date Filed Status
8/17/2015 Retain As Is
9/21/2011 Retain As Is