201 KAR 14:050. Probationary license; qualifications.


      RELATES TO: KRS 317.450(1)(a)-(d)

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 317.440(1)(d), 317.450(1)(a)-(d)

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 317.450(1)(a)-(d) requires the Board of Barbering to issue probationary licenses before issuing a license to practice barbering. KRS 317.440(1)(d) requires the board to promulgate administrative regulations establishing qualifications for barber schools. This administrative regulation establishes the process for obtaining probationary and barber licenses.


      Section 1. An applicant for a license as a probationary barber shall meet the qualifications listed in KRS 317.450(1)(a).


      Section 2. A person holding a Kentucky cosmetology license shall be given credit for 750 hours toward a prescribed course of instruction at a school of barbering approved in accordance with 201 KAR 14:095.


      Section 3. (1) A probationary licensee shall not apply for a barber license until the probationary period required by KRS 317.450 has been served.

      (2) The board may, in individual cases involving medical disability, illness, or undue hardship as determined by the board, grant an extension of the probationary period.

      (a) A written request for an extension of time involving medical disability or illness shall be submitted by an applicant and shall be accompanied by a verifying document signed by a licensed physician.

      (b) An extension of the probationary period shall be granted by the board for a period of time not to exceed six (6) months, upon approval of the request and payment of the requisite fee.

      (c) If the medical disability, illness, or undue hardship upon which an extension has been granted continues beyond the period of the extension, the applicant shall reapply for an extension.


      Section 4. Continuous service consists of working with a probationary license in a Kentucky licensed barber shop for an average of twenty (20) hours or more per week for six (6) continuous months.


      Section 5. (1) The application for licensure shall include the following information:

      (a) The applicant's:

      1. Name;

      2. Address;

      3. County;

      4. Phone number; and

      5. Email address; and

      (b) The barber shop's:

      1. Name;

      2. Address; and

      3. Phone number.

      (2) The application shall contain the question, "Are you in arrears or default on a repayment obligation under any financial assistance program with the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority?"

      (3) The application shall be signed by the applicant. (KBB:Lic.Appren-1; 1 Ky.R. 725; eff. 5-14-1975; Am. 2 Ky.R. 123; eff. 10-8-1975; 10 Ky.R. 893; eff. 2-1-1984; 34 Ky.R. 332; 708; eff. 11-2-2007; 40 Ky.R. 1859; 2413; eff. 6-6-2014.)