Monday June 16, 2014 the Board of Cosmetology held Administrative Hearings from 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.. There were 26 individuals scheduled for a hearing this day. All were for various rule violations and all were issued a year or more ago. Only one cited individual showed up for their hearing. THEY LOST AND WAS FINED $300.00 for sanitation violations. All the rest was either reviewed and fined or they were continued. The Board actually heard 13 cases and charged individuals a total of $2,750.00 in fines. Not bad for an hour and 45 minutes.
I have heard that the Board has a back log of some 300 citations that need to have hearing dates issued.
Since the hearings ended fairly quickly the Board decided to have a “Special Call Board Meeting”. The Board can call a meeting at any time and place as long as it gives the PUBLIC a minimum 2 hour notice. So the notice was posted as follows: