CHAPTER 216

(HB 1039)

Board of Barber Examiners fees increased.


         ENTITLED, An Act to  increase certain fees relating to the Board of Barber Examiners.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

     Section  1.  That § 36-14-24 be amended to read as follows:

     36-14-24.   The fee to be paid by an applicant for an examination to determine the applicant's fitness to receive a certificate of registration to practice barbering is twenty one hundred dollars and for the issuance of the certificate, ten fifty dollars; by an applicant for an examination to determine the applicant's fitness to receive a certificate of registration to practice as an apprentice, twenty one hundred dollars, and for the issuance of the certificate ten fifty dollars. The following fees shall be set by rule promulgated pursuant to chapter 1-26. For the annual renewal of a certificate of registration to practice barbering, no more than forty eighty dollars, and for the restoration of an expired certificate, no more than twelve twenty dollars, plus no more than ten fifteen dollars penalty for each expired year; for the annual renewal of a certificate of registration to practice as an apprentice, no more than twenty-five fifty dollars, and for the restoration of an expired certificate, no more than twelve twenty dollars, plus no more than ten fifteen dollars penalty for each expired year. The fee to be paid for a permit to operate a barber school or college shall be set by rule promulgated pursuant to chapter 1-26 and may not be more than one hundred fifty dollars annually.

     Section  2.  That § 36-14-27 be amended to read as follows:

     36-14-27.   It is a petty offense for any person to operate a barbershop unless it has been licensed by the Board of Barber Examiners and it is at all times under the direct supervision and management of a registered barber. Application shall be made on forms prepared and furnished by the Board of Barber Examiners annually before the first day of July. The fee to accompany such license shall be set by rule promulgated pursuant to chapter 1-26 and may not be more than twenty-five fifty dollars annually for each shop, plus a fee of no more than five ten dollars, for each chair.

     Section  3.  That § 36-14-28 be amended to read as follows:

     36-14-28.   No shop license may be issued to any person for any new shop wanting to commence operation, or for any shop changing hands, or changing location, until the shop has passed an inspection of the premises and equipment. The inspection shall be made by the Board of Barber

Examiners pursuant to the rules promulgated by the board pursuant to chapter 1-26. The fee for the original inspection which is one hundred twenty-five dollars, shall be submitted along with the application for license and license fee.

     Signed February 14, 2007
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