(225 ILCS 410/1-11)
(from Ch. 111, par. 1701-11)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2026)
Exceptions to Act.
(a) Nothing in this Act shall be construed to apply to the educational
activities conducted in connection with any monthly, annual or other
special educational program of any bona fide association of licensed
cosmetologists, estheticians, nail technicians, hair braiders, or barbers, or
licensed cosmetology, esthetics, nail technology, hair braiding, or barber
schools from which the general public is excluded.
(b) Nothing in this Act shall be construed to apply to the activities
and services of registered nurses or licensed practical nurses, as defined in
the Nurse Practice Act, or to personal care or health
provided by individuals in the performance of their duties as employed or
authorized by facilities or programs licensed or certified by State agencies.
As used in this subsection (b), "personal care" means assistance with meals,
dressing, movement, bathing, or other personal needs or maintenance or general
supervision and oversight of the physical and mental well-being of an
individual who is incapable of maintaining a private,
independent residence or who is incapable of managing his or her person whether
or not a guardian has been appointed for that individual.
The definition of "personal care" as used in this subsection (b) shall not
otherwise be construed to negate the requirements of this Act or its rules.
(c) Nothing in this Act shall be deemed to require licensure of
individuals employed by the motion picture, film, television, stage play or
related industry for the purpose of providing cosmetology or esthetics
services to actors of that industry while engaged in the practice of
cosmetology or esthetics as a part of that person's employment.
(d) Nothing in this Act shall be deemed to require licensure of an inmate of the Department of Corrections who performs barbering or cosmetology with the approval of the Department of Corrections during the person's incarceration.
(Source: P.A. 99-427, eff. 8-21-15.)