Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4897Primary Sponsor: FairCommittee Number: 27Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Tanning equipment operatorsResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Medical, Military, Public and Municipal AffairsComputer Document Number: CYY/15847AC.94Introduced Date: 19940309Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19940309Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: FairType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 4897 House 19940309 Introduced, read first time, 27 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND SECTION 13-7-40, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL WITH REGARD TO REGULATING RADIATION SOURCES, SO AS TO LIMIT TO FOUR THE NUMBER OF HOURS REQUIRED FOR TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR OPERATORS OF TANNING EQUIPMENT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 13-7-40(F)(10) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 552 of 1990, is further amended to read:
"(10) promulgate and repeal regulations pertaining to the qualifications of operators applying ionizing or nonionizing radiation to humans; however, no training program may require more than four hours of operator training for operators of commercial tanning equipment for tanning the skin of the human body through the use of ultraviolet radiation."
SECTION 2. Department of Health and Environmental Control Regulations 61-106.5.1 through 61-106.5.6 are not effective until July 1, 1995.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.