CHAPTER 416

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 538

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 16, TITLE 24, DELAWARE CODE. RELATING TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE OCCUPATION OF MASSAGIST.

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

Section 1. Amend §1612, Chapter 16. Title 24, Delaware Code, by redesignating existing subsections I through 4 as subsections 2 through 5 and inserting a new subsection 1 to read as follows:

"(1) Except as otherwise provided for in this Chapter, no person may be licensed as a massagist under this Chapter, unless such person shall pay the fee as provided for and have an education equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade, shall have passed the appropriate examination and completed a course in the occupation of massagist, consisting of all or the majority of practical theory in a school of massagist. of at least 1000 hours of continuous training, not to exceed more than 8 hours in any 1day."

Section 2. Amend §1620. Chapter 16, Title 24. Delaware Code, by striking subsection 1 in its entirety and renumbering subsections 2 and 3 as subsection 1 and 2.

Approved July 20. 1984.