Sen. Iris Y. Martinez

Filed: 12/7/2015





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 3655 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Barber, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Hair
5Braiding, and Nail Technology Act of 1985 is amended by
6changing Section 3-3 as follows:
7    (225 ILCS 410/3-3)  (from Ch. 111, par. 1703-3)
8    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2026)
9    Sec. 3-3. Licensure as a cosmetologist by a barber school
10graduate. A person is qualified to receive a license as a
11cosmetologist if that that person has filed an application on
12forms provided by the Department, has paid the required fees,
14        a. Is at least 16 years of age; and
15        b. Has a certificate of graduation from a school
16    providing secondary education, or the recognized



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1    equivalent of such a certificate, or is beyond the age of
2    compulsory school attendance; and
3        c. Has graduated from a school of barbering approved by
4    the Department having completed 1500 hours in the study of
5    barbering, and a minimum of 500 additional hours in the
6    study of cosmetology extending over a period of no less
7    than 3 months nor more than one year. Time spent in such
8    study under the laws of another state or territory of the
9    United States or of a foreign country or province shall be
10    credited toward the period of study required by the
11    provisions of this paragraph; and
12        d. Has passed an examination authorized by the
13    Department to determine fitness to receive a license as a
14    cosmetologist; and
15        e. Has met any other requirements of this Act.
16(Source: P.A. 99-427, eff. 8-21-15.)".