STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eleven
AN ACT relative to the regulatory authority of the board of barbering, cosmetology, and esthetics.
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
1 Barbering, Cosmetology, and Esthetics; License Required; Compensation. Amend RSA 313-A:9, I to read as follows:
I. It shall be a [class A misdemeanor] violation for any natural person, and a [felony] class A misdemeanor for any other person, to engage in any practice regulated by this chapter without the appropriate license.
2 New Paragraph; Exemption Added; Barbering, Manicuring, Cosmetology, and Esthetics. Amend RSA 313-A:25 by inserting after paragraph II the following new paragraph:
III. The provisions of this chapter relative to barbering, manicuring, cosmetology and esthetics shall not be construed to apply to the provision of barbering, manicuring, cosmetology, or esthetics services to family and friends when done for no compensation.
3 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.