The mission of the Kansas Board of Cosmetology is to protect the health and safety of the consuming public by licensing qualified individuals and enforcing standards of practice.
Cosmetology Compact Legislation Information
The Board of Cosmetology licenses individuals and
establishments for the following professions:
Infection Control Regulations for Cosmetology Profession Practitioners and Establishments
Infection Control Guidelines and Self-Test for Threading
Infection Control Guidelines and Self-Test for Hair Braiding
Cosmetology Law Book Printable Version
Body Art Law Book Printable Version
Tanning Law Book Printable Version
HB 2125 - Providing for charitable event permits and demonstration permits for body art services, authorizing cease and desist orders against unlicensed providers of body art services and requiring related administrative actions to be in accordance with the Kansas administrative procedure act and reviewable under the Kansas judicial review act.
HB 2239 - Allowing for exemptions from continuing education requirements for work experience.
HB 2408 - Exempting certain services provided in an adult care homes from the provisions of the acts regulating cosmetologists and barbers
HB 2388 - Requiring that licensing bodies provide paper-based and verified electronic credentials to credential holders, including military servicemembers and others receiving Kansas credentials based on their credentials from other jurisdictions, that the secretary of administration develop and implement an electronic license verification system, that centralized electronic credential data management systems be established with instant verification systems operated by licensing bodies and excepting the certification of law enforcement officers from all provisions of the amended section.
CONTACTING YOUR LEGISLATORS
Cosmetology Profession Regulation Updates
Triple Stamped Cosmetology Regulations (pending hearing):
Body Art Profession Regulation Updates
Triple Stamped Body Art Regulations (pending hearing)
DRAFT KBOC Body Art Regulations
Body Art Profession Regulation Feedback Surveys
Click here to provide feedback specifically for the proposed curriculum hour updates for Body Art
Kansas Administrative Regulations Policy and Procedure Manual Updated May 2022
Employment-State of Kansas
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