HOUSE BILL No. 2086
An Act concerning cosmetologists; relating to qualifications
for licensure by examination;
amending K.S.A. 1998 Supp. 65-1905 and repealing the
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. K.S.A. 1998 Supp.
65-1905 is hereby amended to read as
follows: 65-1905. (a) All examinations held or conducted by the
shall be in accordance with rules and regulations adopted by the
The examinations shall include practical and written tests
Examinations to qualify for an instructor's license shall be
limited to writ-
(b) Each applicant for licensure by
(1) Be at least 17 years of age
(2) be a graduate of an accredited
high school, or equivalent thereof.
The provisions of this paragraph shall not apply to any
was at least 25 years of age and licensed as an apprentice on
(2) (3) submit to
the board verification of date of birth;
(3) (4) submit to
the board a written statement from a person li-
censed to practice medicine and surgery under the laws of any state
ing that the applicant is free from contagious and infectious
(4) (5) have
served as an apprentice for the period of time provided
by K.S.A. 65-1912, and amendments thereto.
(c) Any person making application who
apparently possesses the nec-
essary qualifications to take an examination provided herein, upon
cation and payment of the nonrefundable temporary permit fee, may
issued a temporary permit by the board to practice cosmetology
next regular examination conducted by the board.
Sec. 2. K.S.A. 1998 Supp. 65-1905 is hereby
Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force
from and after its
publication in the Kansas register.
Approved March 19, 1999.
Published in the Kansas Register April 1, 1999.