|(a) Except as provided by subsection (b), each beauty
salon, specialty salon, dual shop, mini-salon, or mini-dual shop shall
be inspected at least once every four years. Each beauty culture school
shall be inspected at least twice per year.
(b) At least once every two years, the department shall
inspect specialty shops that hold a license, certificate or permit
at which the practice described in Texas Occupations Code, §§1601.002(1)(E)
or (F) or 1602.002(a)(8) or (9) are performed.
(c) The beauty salon, specialty salon, or dual shop
owner, manager, or their representative must, upon request, make available
to the department representative the list required by §83.71(c)
of all independent contractors and all mini-salon licensees or mini-dual
shop permittees who work in the salon or shop.
(d) Upon completion of the inspection, the owner shall
be advised in writing of the results. The inspection report will indicate
whether the inspection was approved or not approved, and will describe
any violations identified during the inspection.
(e) For inspections that are not approved, the inspection
report will identify violations that must be corrected by the owner.
The report will also indicate the corrective modifications required
to address the violations, in accordance with §83.54. Additionally,
the department may assess administrative penalties and/or administrative
sanctions for violations, in accordance with §83.90.
(f) Based on the results of the periodic inspection,
a cosmetology establishment found out of compliance may be re-inspected.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §83.52 adopted to be effective March 1, 2006, 31 TexReg 1297; amended to be effective October 11, 2007, 32 TexReg 7050; amended to be effective July 1, 2014, 39 TexReg 4650; amended to be effective January 15, 2018, 43 TexReg 81; amended to be effective March 15, 2020, 45 TexReg 1693