HB 14/LM/CI (BR 81) - S. Lee, R. Crimm
AN ACT relating to tongue splitting.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to prohibit anyone except a licensed physician or licensed dentist from performing tongue splitting; require a therapeutic or clinical basis for tongue splitting; provide that performing tongue splitting in violation of this section is a Class A misdemeanor for the first offense and a Class D felony for the second or subsequent offense; amend KRS 211.760 to clarify that body piercing does not include tongue splitting.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 6-introduced in House; to Licensing and Occupations (H)