CHAPTER 14 – COSMETIC ART EXAMINERS

 

subchapter 14a – departmental rules

 

section .0100 – organization rules

 

21 NCAC 14A .0101          DEFINITIONS

The following definitions apply in this Chapter:

(1)           "Beauty Establishment" refers to both cosmetic art schools and cosmetic art shops.

(2)           "Cosmetology School" is any cosmetic art school that teaches cosmetic art as defined by G.S. 88B-2(5), but is not solely a manicurist or an esthetics school.

(3)           "Cosmetology Student" is a student in any cosmetic art school whose study is the full curriculum.

(4)           "Manicurist School" is a cosmetic art school that teaches only the cosmetic art of manicuring.

(5)           "Manicurist Student" is a student in any cosmetic art school whose study is limited to the manicurist curriculum set forth in 21 NCAC 14K .0102.

(6)           "Successful Completion" is the completion of an approved cosmetic art curriculum with a minimum grade of "C" or 70 %, whichever is deemed as passing by the cosmetic art school.

(7)           "Esthetician School" is any cosmetic art school that teaches only the cosmetic art of skin care.

(8)           "Esthetician Student" is a student in any cosmetic art school whose study is limited to the esthetician curriculum set forth in 21 NCAC 14O .0102.

(9)           "Licensing cycle" for cosmetologists is a three-year period beginning on the first day of October and ending on the third following first day of October and continuing thereafter in three year intervals.  For estheticians, natural hair care specialists and manicurists, the licensing cycle is one year in length beginning on the first day of October and ending on the next first day of October.  For teachers, the licensing cycle is a two-year period beginning on the first day of October of an even-numbered year and ending on the next first day of October of the next even-numbered year.

(10)         "Renewal period" for individual licensees is a three-month period beginning on the first day of July and ending on the first day of October of a renewal year.  The "renewal period" for salon licensees is a two-month period beginning on the first day of December and ending on the first day of February of a renewal year.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88B-2; 88B-4;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. June 1, 1993; October 1, 1991; May 1, 1991; January 1, 1989;

Temporary Amendment Eff. January 1, 1999;

Amended Eff. October 1, 2012; July 1, 2010; December 1, 2008; May 1, 2005; December 1, 2004; May 1, 2004; February 1, 2004; April 1, 2001; August 1, 2000.

21 NCAC 14A .0102          PHYSICAL ADDRESS

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88‑23; 150B‑11(1);

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. April 1, 1988;

Repealed Eff. January 1, 1989.

 

 

 

21 NCAC 14a .0103          OFFICE HOURS

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88B-4

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2000; January 1, 1989;

Repealed Eff. July 1, 2010.

 

21 NCAC 14A .0104          ADDRESS

The address for the board is 1201-110 Front Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88‑23;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. August 1, 1998; December 6, 1991; January 1, 1989; April 1, 1988.

 

 

 

21 NCAC 14a .0105          PURPOSE AND RESPONSIBILITY

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88B-2; 88B-13; 88B-20; 88B-21;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. January 1, 1989; April 1, 1988;

Temporary Amendment Eff. January 1, 1999;

Repealed Eff. August 1, 2000.

 

SECTION .0200 ‑ BOARD OF COSMETIC ART EXAMINERS

 

 

21 NCAC 14A .0201          POWERS OF THE BOARD

21 NCAC 14A .0202          INSPECTIONS

21 NCAC 14A .0203          COMPOSITION

21 NCAC 14A .0204          TERMS OF OFFICE

21 NCAC 14A .0205          EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

21 NCAC 14A .0206          COMPENSATION

21 NCAC 14A .0207          QUALIFICATIONS

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88‑13; 88‑14; 88‑23; 93B‑5;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Repealed Eff. April 1, 1988.

 

 

 

 

SECTION .0300 ‑ DEFINITIONS

 

 

21 NCAC 14A .0301          DEFINITIONS

21 NCAC 14A .0302          COSMETIC ART

21 NCAC 14A .0303          COSMETOLOGIST

21 NCAC 14A .0304          ESTABLISHMENTS

21 NCAC 14A .0305          MANAGER

21 NCAC 14A .0306          OPERATOR

21 NCAC 14A .0307          ITINERANT COSMETOLOGIST

21 NCAC 14A .0308          MANICURIST

21 NCAC 14A .0309          APPRENTICE

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88; 88‑2; 88‑3; 88‑4; 88‑5;

88‑6; 88‑7; 88‑8; 88‑9;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Repealed Eff. April 1, 1988.

 

 

 

 

SECTION .0400 - LICENSE WAIVER FOR ARMED FORCES

 

21 NCAC 14A .0401          License waiver for armed forces

(a)  Licensees in good standing and serving in the armed forces of the United States or the spouse of an individual in good standing and serving in the armed forces of the United States are allowed an extension on the license renewal payment and required continuing education hours as permitted G.S. 93B-15.

(b)  Individuals holding current and valid licensure as determined by G.S. 93B-15.1 may apply for licensure with the Board by providing a copy of the current and valid license along with a the license application, fees and documentation of military experience or training.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 93B-15; 93B-15.1;

Eff. June 1, 2010;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2014.

 

21 NCAC 14A .0402          Duplicate Licenses

(a)  A licensee may request a duplicate license by submitting written application and a duplicate license fee to the Board. 

(b)  All overpayments will be returned to the submitting applicant or licensee.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88B-20;

Eff. October 1, 2012.

 

21 NCAC 14A .0403          Additional Salon Chairs

Salon owners may request additional salon chair licensure by submitting written application and additional chair fees to the Board. 

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 88B-20;

Eff. October 1, 2012.

 

21 NCAC 14A .0404          FEES

(a)  Fees paid by personal checks that are returned for any reason shall be treated in the same manner as though no fee had been tendered and the bank's returned check fee not to exceed twenty five dollars ($25.00) shall be assessed to the account holder.  All subsequent payments must be submitted via credit card, money order or certified check.

(b)  All moneys tendered in payment of fees shall be in the exact amount required for said fees.

(c)  Licenses, certifications, duplicates, inactivations, or reactivations will not be processed until all fees and assessed civil penalties are paid in full.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 25-3-506; 88B-2; 88B-4;

Eff. September 1, 2012.