|(a) A licensee may not operate a remote service business
without first providing notice to the department in accordance with
(b) Only licensed individuals may perform digitally
prearranged remote services.
(c) A remote service business must comply with the
requirements of the Act, this chapter, and all health and safety requirements,
(d) A remote service business may not offer a cosmetology
service that requires treating or removing a person's hair by:
(5) tinting; or
(6) using a cosmetic preparation.
(e) A remote service business may offer only the following
(1) haircutting, hairstyling, wigs, artificial hairpieces,
or weaving a person's hair by thread and needle or attaching by clamps
(2) arranging, beautifying, shaving with a safety razor,
styling, or trimming a person's mustache or beard;
(3) beautifying a person's face, neck, or arms using,
antiseptic, tonic, lotion, powder, oil, clay, or cream;
(4) removing superfluous hair on the face using tweezers;
(5) massaging, cleansing and treating person's hands
or feet for polish change manicures and pedicures, and non-whirlpool
foot basin pedicures only; and
(6) applying semi-permanent, thread-like extensions
composed of single fibers to a person's eyelashes.
(f) A remote service business may not offer portable
whirlpool foot spa pedicures.
(g) A licensed individual performing digitally prearranged
remote services must practice within the scope of the individual's
license and may only provide the services specifically authorized
by this section.
(h) A remote service business shall provide through
the entity's digital network prior to any digitally prearranged remote
service being performed:
(1) the following information regarding the licensee
who will perform the service:
(A) the person's first and last name;
(B) the person's license number, certificate of registration,
or permit number, as applicable; and
(C) a photograph of the person who will be performing
the remote services;
(2) the following information regarding the business:
(A) Internet website address; and
(B) telephone number; and
(3) the department's Internet website address and telephone
number and notice that the client may contact the department to file
a complaint against the remote service business or licensed individual
performing the service.
(i) A remote service business shall maintain records
and information showing compliance with this chapter and the Act until
at least the fifth anniversary of the date the record was generated.
(j) A licensee who provides a digitally prearranged
remote services is responsible for the services provided.
(k) A remote service business shall terminate a licensee's
access to the business's digital network if the remote service business
or department determine there has been a violation of:
(1) this chapter; or
(2) the Act.
(l) Before a licensee provides a digitally prearranged
remote service, the remote service business and the licensee must
ensure that all implements and supplies have cleaned, disinfected,
and sanitized or sterilized department-approved disinfectants and
in accordance with the requirements of the Act and this chapter.
(m) A remote service business and licensee performing
remote services must ensure compliance with all safety and sanitations
requirements related to the digitally prearranged remote services
being provided and in accordance with the Act and this chapter.
(n) A remote service business shall maintain accurate
records and information showing compliance with this chapter and the
Act and must make these records available to the department upon request.