Board of Barber

Examiners

News

 

Below are recent updates and news items.  For more information on any of these items, please contact the board staff.  If you'd like to be on our general-information email list (primarily directed toward barbers and business owners), please join that list by going to https://lists.ncmail.net/mailman/listinfo/barber-info or by contacting us.  (Please note that there's a separate link provided below if you want notifications of rulemaking activity.)

 

Coronavirus and COVID-19

 

Please see our COVID-19 page for information and updates related to the pandemic.

 

Procurement activity

 

Below is a list of the board's open or previous procurement activity.  Please be sure to follow the instructions in any procurement documents to avoid being disqualified as a vendor.

 

  • December 10, 2019 request for proposals. The board has issued an RFP for professional testing service for barber examinations.  For more information, please click here. (UPDATE: this RFP has now closed.)

 

Rulemaking activity

 

Below is a list of recent or current rulemaking activity.  If you wish to be on a list to be notified of any rulemaking activity, please join our email list by going to https://lists.ncmail.net/mailman/listinfo/barber-rules and subscribing, or by contacting us.

 

  • Temporary rules proposed by the board. Due to the current pandemic and the state of emergency, the board has proposed temporary rules. You may comment on the proposed rules until May 8, 2020. For information on how to submit comments and to review the proposed rules, please click here.
  • Emergency rules adopted by the board. Due to the current pandemic and the state of emergency, the board has adopted emergency rules and submitted them for approval to the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH). If approved by OAH, the rules would go into effect six business days after OAH approval. To see the adopted rules, please click here.
  • Draft emergency and temporary rules. The board will be deciding whether to drop emergency and temporary rules to ease certain regulatory burdens on schools during a state of emergency. This approach will allow schools to offer some education through online courses and increase the timeframes to submitted reports. For more information and to review a copy of the draft rules, see the board meetings page. Please feel free to contact the board with any comments before the March 18, 2020 meeting.
  • February 17, 2020 proposed rules (notice to be published on February 17, 2020; comment on or before April 17, 2020).  The board has proposed an amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • December 19, 2019 petition for rulemaking.  The board received a petition for rulemaking on December 19, 2019.  A copy of the petition is available by clicking here.  The board will respond to the petition in accordance with G.S. 150B-20 and 21 NCAC 06B .0105.
  • December 2, 2019 proposed rules (notice to be published on December 2, 2019; comment on or before January 31, 2020).  The board has proposed an amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • December 3, 2018 proposed rules (notice to be published on December 3, 2018; comment on or before February 1, 2019).  The board has proposed an amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • September 17, 2018 proposed rules (notice to be published on September 17, 2018; comment on or before November 16, 2018).  The board has proposed an amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • April 16, 2018 proposed rules (notice to be published on April 16, 2018; comment on or before June 15, 2018).  The board has proposed an amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • November 15, 2017 proposed rules (notice to be published on November 15, 2017; comment on or before January 16, 2018).  The board has proposed two amendments.  For more information, please click here.
  • September 15, 2017 proposed rules (notice to be published on September 15, 2017; comment on or before November 14, 2017).  The board has proposed two amendments.  For more information, please click here.
  • September 1, 2017 proposed rules (notice to be published on September 1, 2017; comment on or before October 31, 2017).  The board has proposed one amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • November 2016 proposed rules (notice to be published on December 15, 2016; comment on or before February 13, 2017).  The board has proposed one amendment.  For more information, please click here.
  • October 2016 proposed rules (notice to be published on December 1, 2016; comment on or before January 30, 2017).  The board has proposed four amendments and five adoptions.  For more information, please click here.
  • August 2016 proposed rules (notice published on September 15, 2016; comment on or before November 14, 2016).  The board has proposed amendments to rules and one new rule.  For more information, please click here.
  • March 2016 proposed rules (comment on or before March 15, 2016).  The board has proposed rules for readoption, modification, and adoption.  For more information, please click here.

 

Other news

 

  • Board meeting for March 18, 2020. Please note that this is a teleconference, and most or all board members will attend by telephone.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for January 28, 2020.  Please note that this is a change from the originally scheduled date and location.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for January 10, 2020.  Please note that this is a teleconference, and most or all board members will attend by telephone.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for December 10, 2019.  Please note that this is a change from the originally scheduled date.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for October 22, 2019.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for August 20, 2019.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Now hiring: barbershop inspector.  To learn more about the position and to apply, please click here.  The position closes on July 11, so please be sure to apply by the deadline.
  • Board meeting for April 26, 2019.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for March 19, 2019.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting date change.  The meeting originally scheduled for April 23, 2019, has been rescheduled to March 18, 2019.
  • Board meeting for February 19, 2019.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for November 27, 2018.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting date change.  The meeting originally scheduled for December 18, 2018, has been rescheduled to November 27, 2018.
  • Board meeting for August 21, 2018.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for June 27, 2018.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for June 19, 2018.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • New contact information.  Effective March 27, 2018, the board has new phone numbers.  Please click here for our current contact information.
  • Board meeting for April 23, 2018.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for February 20, 2018.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for December 11, 2017.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for November 15, 2017.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for October 24, 2017.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for August 21, 2017.  For more information about the meeting, please click here.  Please note that the meeting will be on a Monday, instead of a Tuesday, when the board would normally meet.
  • Board meeting for June 20, 2017. For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for April 18, 2017.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for February 21, 2017.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for February 16, 2017.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Online renewals.  Our renewal period begins January 1, 2017.  You must renew on or before May 31.  We strongly encourage you to renew online at no additional cost using a credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, or Discover).
  • Board meeting for December 13, 2016.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for November 15, 2016.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for October 24, 2016.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for August 23, 2016.  For information about the meeting, please click here.
  • Board meeting for June 21, 2016.  To download the meeting agenda for June 21, 2016, please click here.
  • Board meeting for April 19, 2016.  To download the meeting agenda for April 19, 2016, please click here.
  • Board meeting for March 21, 2016.  To download the meeting agenda for March 21, 2016, please click here.
  • Needed: exam inspector.  The board is looking for individuals interested in serving as contract exam inspectors.  Fore more information, please click here.
  • Board meeting for February 16, 2016.  To download the meeting agenda for February 16, 2016, please click here.  Please note the delayed start time due to weather.
  • Board meeting for December 8, 2015.  To download the meeting agenda for December 8, 2015, please click here.

 

 

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North Carolina Board of Barber Examiners

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