Department of Labor and Regulation

Updates to the administrative rules of the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Cosmetology Commission.

These rules update and clarify safety and infection control rules, update school requirements, add inspection procedures, add disciplinary proceedings procedures, clarify high school graduation requirement for applicants, reduce time restrictions for an out-of-state applicant, develop a rule regarding waiver of exams for reciprocity applicants.

New content is added below as the draft rules move through the rule-making process.

Interim Rules Hearing
Important Dates
Public Hearing:
Comment Deadline:
Interim Rules Committee Hearing:
Filed-Secretary of State:
Rule Effective:

Agency Contact: Tom Hart mail to: