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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
Mandate 1392

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Cosmetology Compact; established.
Purpose of legislation
The legislation establishes the Cosmetology Compact upon the enactment of substantially similar legislation by a seventh member state. The legislation creates a multistate license to allow for the uninterrupted practice of cosmetology between member states and supporting the relocation of military members and their spouses by enabling continuation of practice. The legislation requires the Board for Barbers and Cosmetology to adopt emergency regulations to implement the provisions of the legislation.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 281 (2024)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 41 - 20 : Barbering and Cosmetology Regulations
Associated Regulatory Actions No regulatory action has been filed.
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