201 KAR 12:050. Reciprocity for valid license.


          RELATES TO: KRS 317A.050, 317A.100, 317B.040

          STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 317A.060, 317A.100(1), 317B.020, 317B.040(1)

          NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 317A.100(1), (2), and (3) and 317B.040(1) allow the board to prescribe reasonable administrative regulations pertaining to the issuance of a license to any person holding a comparable license by another state. This administrative regulation establishes reciprocity requirements for applicants licensed in other states.


          Section 1. Pursuant to KRS 317A.100(1) or 317B.040(1), a comparable license shall be a license issued by another state if that state requires at least:

          (1) 1,800 hours of curriculum for cosmetology, including a six (6) month apprenticeship;

          (2) 600 hours of curriculum for nail technology; or

          (3) 1,000 hours of curriculum for esthetics.


          Section 2. (1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, any applicant from another state within the United States who meets the requirements of KRS 317A.100(1) or 317B.040(1) shall be licensed by reciprocity upon payment of the:

          (a) License fee established in KRS 317A.050; or

          (b) Esthetician license fee established in 201 KAR 12:220, Section 1(1).

          (2) Any applicant who meets the requirements of KRS 317A.100(2) or (3) shall:

          (a) Pay the license fee required by subsection (1) of this section;

          (b) Pay the applicable examination fee established in 201 KAR 12:220, Section 3(3), or 201 KAR 12:260, Section 3; and

      (c) Meet the additional requirements established in KRS 317A.100(2) or (3). (KBHC: Rec.-1; 1 Ky.R. 599; eff. 4-9-1975; Am. 7 Ky.R. 482; eff. 3-4-81; 16 Ky.R. 1602; eff. 4-12-90; 20 Ky.R. 1027; eff. 1-10-94; 30 Ky.R. 958; 1907; eff. 2-16-2004; 30 Ky.R. 2414; 31 Ky.R. 29 eff. 8-6-04; 40 Ky.R. 371; 1025; eff. 12-6-2013.)