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Laws and rules: Cosmetologists

Current laws and rules

Rulemaking activity
Rule and status Public hearings or comments
WAC 308-20-090 Student credit for training in a licensed school
WAC 308-20-091 Student credit for training in a licensed salon/shop
WAC 308-20-101 Apprentice credit for training in an approved apprentice salon/shop
See Emergency Rule-Making Order for information about submitting comments.
WAC 308-20-010 — Definitions See Emergency Rule-Making Order for information about submitting comments.
Chapter 308-20 WAC Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules Public hearing held October 6, 2020
Chapter 308-20 WAC Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules See Preproposal Statement of Inquiry for information about submitting comments.
Title 36 WAC: Licensing, Department of (Professional Athletics)
Title 98 WAC: Licensing, Department of (Cemetery Board)
Title 308 WAC: Licensing, Department of
Public hearing held September 22, 2020
Title 308 WAC: Licensing, Department of Public hearing held January 7, 2020
Chapter 308-20 WAC Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules See Preproposal Statement of Inquiry for information about submitting comments.
Chapter 308-20 WAC: Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules Public hearing held October 9, 2018
Chapter 308-20 WAC: Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules Public hearings held on August 28, 2017
Chapter 308-20 WAC: Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules Public hearings held December 04, 2015
Chapter 308-20 WAC: Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules Public hearing held February 10, 2015
Chapter 308-20 WAC: Cosmetology — barber — manicurist — esthetician rules
(To implement House Bill 1779: Concerning esthetics, including minimum safety and sanitation standards)
Public hearing held November 5, 2013

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Explanation of abbreviations

  • RCW—Revised Code of Washington (Washington State laws)
  • WAC—Washington Administrative Code (Washington State agency regulations)

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