By the Division of Professional Licensure

Date:  March 11, 2014            Location          Room D-1       Time: 9:00 a.m.


9:00 a.m.         General Business:

                        Review Emergency Exit Procedures:

                        Read and Accept the Agenda for the March 11, 2014 meeting                                   

                        Read and Accept Public Minutes of the December 10, 2013 meeting

                        Read and Accept Public Minutes of the January 14, 2014 meeting

                        Read and Accept Public minutes of the February 11, 2014 meeting

                        Read and Accept the Executive minutes of the February 11, 2014 meeting.

9:15 a.m.         Member presentation regarding advanced schools and refund policies

9:30 a.m.         Member presentation regarding draft regulations from the Attorney General’s Office – 940 CMR 31.00

9:45 a.m.         Member presentation on examination administration

10:00 a.m.       Kimarie School Checklist

10:15 a.m.       Ali May Aesthetic School requesting manicuring school FYI

10:30 a.m.       Massachusetts Association of Cosmetology Schools presentation on state testing. 

                       Subtopics presented by the Association:                        

                        A.  How cosmetology students are doing in Massachusetts versus other states in licensure testing.

                        B.  Testing in other languages.

                        C.  Changes with practical or written state board testing procedures.

11:00 a.m.       Executive Session per M.G.L. c. 30A, §21(a)(1) - Character:

                        D. M. (appearing)
                       J. S. (appearing)

11:30 a.m.       Board Counsel Report:

                        A.        E-Licensing Update

                        B.        House Bill 40/House Bill 3918

12:00 p.m.       Mai Nguyen requesting approval to attend Jupiter Aesthetic program    

12:30 p.m.       Loan Nguyen requesting to take Aesthetic exam

12:45 p.m.       Regulation Update

A.        FYI - Mailed copy submitted to Board members

B.        Administrative review of Board member submitted corrections to ensure “dual use” and “annex” sections are         consistent with December vote

C.        Public Hearing Requirements

1:15 p.m.         Board Counsel to discuss open meeting law requirements for agendas

1:30 p.m.         Lunch break (if needed)

2:00 p.m.         Final Decision and Orders by Default (closed session):

                         HD-12-507, HD-14-019 and HS-13-044                       

2:15 p.m.         Final Decision and Orders (closed session)


2:30 p.m.         Investigative Conferences (closed session):

                        HS-14-270      H. N.               vs        D. N.               Randolph        Staunton

                        HD-14-016      Board             vs        M. R.               Fall River        Nguyen

                        HS-14-268      A. M.               vs.       T. H.                Hanson            Puccio

                        HS-14-348      Board              vs.       T. H.                Hanson            Puccio

2:45 p.m.         Topics not reasonably Anticipated by the Chair

3:00 p.m.         Adjournment


Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the meeting taking place on the date listed above. All requests should be directed to Deborah Cassano by calling 617-727-3110 or TTY/TDD:  (617) 727-2099 by no later than a week prior to the meeting. While the Board will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received less than a week prior to the meeting may not be provided due to feasibility.