CHAPTER 144

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 357

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 51, TITLE 24 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO BARBERS AND COSMETOLOGISTS.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend §5111(b), Chapter 51, Title 24 of the Delaware Code, by striking said section in its entirety and by substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(b) Licensees shall be required to renew their license on the date set pursuant to S880300), Title 29. Failure to renew the license shall provide grounds for suspension. The license may be reinstated upon written request at the discretion of the Board, with such further examination of the holder as to his competence and ability to practice, as the Board may determine. The total unpaid renewal fees and restoration fee must not exceed the examination fee for each category in effect at the time of the request."

Section 2. Amend §805(7)(b), Chapter 8, Title 24 of the Delaware Code, by striking it in its entirety and by substituting in lieu thereof the following:

"(b) All practicing instructors must hold a valid instructor's license by the

Delaware State Board of Cosmetology regardless of where they are instructing. A person holding a valid instructor's license shall be allowed to teach cosmetology without renewing the initial cosmetologist's license."

Approved July 12,1983.