Michigan Office of Administrative Hearings and Rules  
1. Agency Information  
Agency name:  
Licensing and Regulatory Affairs  
Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Name of person completing this form:  
Dena Marks  
Phone number of person completing this form:  
E-mail of person completing this form:  
Name of Department Regulatory Affairs Officer reviewing this form:  
Elizabeth Arasim  
2. Rule Set Information  
MOAHR assigned rule set number:  
2022-29 LR  
Title of proposed rule set:  
Barbers – General Rules  
3. Purpose for the proposed rules and background:  
The current rules pertain to licensure, sanitation requirements, patron protection, barber college  
requirements, and barber college curriculum.  
The rules will be amended to identify and adopt the national licensure examination recently approved  
by the board for licensure. The rules will also be reviewed and, if necessary, amended to clarify the  
requirements for barber apprenticeships. All rules will be reviewed and may be revised for clarity or  
to provide up-to-date information and requirements.  
4. Summary of proposed rules:  
The proposed rules include the following changes: approve and adopt examination requirements for  
licensure; clarify requirements for licensure by endorsement; amend the requirements for relicensure;  
revise and update sanitation standards; revise and update standards pertaining to astringents,  
treatments of the eye, and blood spill procedures; revise the construction standards and equipment  
requirements for barber colleges; revise and update the duties of a barber college and add duties for a  
barbershop conducting an apprenticeship program; add a distance education rule; revise the  
curriculum requirements for a barber college and add the curriculum requirements for an  
apprenticeship program; and revise the rule related to student records and add requirements for  
apprenticeship records.  
MCL 24.242 and 24.245  
Agency Report to JCAR-Page 2  
5. List names of newspapers in which the notice of public hearing was published and  
publication dates:  
The Flint Journal, April 9, 2023  
The Grand Rapids Press, April 9, 2023  
The Mining Journal, April 14, 2023  
6. Date of publication of rules and notice of public hearing in Michigan Register:  
7. Date, time, and location of public hearing:  
5/2/2023 09:00 AM at UL-5 , 611 W. Ottawa Street, Lansing, Michigan  
8. Provide the link the agency used to post the regulatory impact statement and cost-benefit  
analysis on its website:  
9. List of the name and title of agency representative(s) who attended the public hearing:  
Dena Marks, Departmental Specialist, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
LeAnn Payne, Board Support Technician, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Kerry Przybylo, State Administrative Manager, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
Stephanie Wysack, Board Support Technician, Bureau of Professional Licensing  
10. Persons submitting comments of support:  
11. Persons submitting comments of opposition:  
12. Persons submitting other comments:  
Tiffany Castine  
Carol Porter  
Nancy W.  
13. Identify any changes made to the proposed rules based on comments received during the  
public comment period:  
Name &  
Organization public hearing  
Comments made at Written  
Agency Rationale Rule number  
for Rule Change & citation  
and Description changed  
of Change(s)  
14.Date report completed:  
MCL 24.242 and 24.245