OCCUPATIONAL LICENSING

Hair Braiding Freedom Act

Under the Hair Braiding Freedom Act, the license requirement that an individual must obtain 300 hours of training and pay a fee to the state will be repealed. Eliminating this requirement could mean potentially thousands of Tennesseans will have the opportunity to earn a living braiding hair.

Right to Earn a Living Act 2.0

Expand the existing Right to Earn a Living Act by requiring licensing boards to state the public health and safety rationale for their actions.

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