§ 480.031 Short title
§ 480.032 Purpose
§ 480.033 Definitions
§ 480.034 Exemptions
§ 480.035 Board of Massage Therapy
§ 480.036 Accountability of board members
§ 480.039 Investigative services
§ 480.041 Massage therapists; qualifications; licensure; endorsement
§ 480.0415 License renewal
§ 480.042 Examinations
§ 480.043 Massage establishments; requisites; licensure; inspection
§ 480.044 Fees; disposition
§ 480.046 Grounds for disciplinary action by the board
§ 480.0465 Advertisement
§ 480.047 Penalties
§ 480.0475 Massage establishments; prohibited practices
§ 480.0485 Sexual misconduct in the practice of massage therapy
§ 480.049 Civil proceedings
§ 480.052 Power of county or municipality to regulate massage
§ 480.0535 Documents required while working in a massage establishment

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 480

  • Annual public fair: means a community, county, district, regional, or state fair that is held and conducted by a fair association and permitted by the department pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 616.001
  • association: means an association not for profit incorporated under this chapter for the purpose of conducting and operating public fairs or expositions. See Florida Statutes 616.001
  • Benefit corporation: means a corporation that is formed, or has elected to become, subject to this part, the status of which as a benefit corporation has not been terminated. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Benefit director: means :
    (a) The director designated as the benefit director of a benefit corporation under…. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Benefit enforcement proceeding: means any claim or action for:
    (a) The failure of a benefit corporation to pursue or create general public benefit or a specific public benefit purpose set forth in its articles of incorporation; or
    (b) A violation of any obligation, duty, or standard of conduct under this part. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Benefit officer: means the individual designated as the benefit officer of a benefit corporation under…. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. See Florida Statutes 616.001
  • General public benefit: means a material, positive effect on society and the environment, taken as a whole, as assessed using a third-party standard which is attributable to the business and operations of a benefit corporation. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Independent: means not having a material relationship with the benefit corporation or a subsidiary of the benefit corporation. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Minimum status vote: means :
    (a) In the case of a corporation that is to become a benefit corporation, whether by amendment of the articles of incorporation or by way of or pursuant to a merger, conversion, or share exchange; a benefit corporation whose articles of incorporation are to be amended pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • minor: includes any person who has not attained the age of 18 years. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • oath: includes affirmations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • Specific public benefit: includes , but is not limited to:
    (a) Providing low-income or underserved individuals or communities with beneficial products or services;
    (b) Promoting economic opportunity for individuals or communities beyond the creation of jobs in the normal course of business;
    (c) Protecting or restoring the environment;
    (d) Improving human health;
    (e) Promoting the arts, sciences, or advancement of knowledge;
    (f) Increasing the flow of capital to entities that have as their stated purpose the provision of a benefit to society or the environment; and
    (g) Any other public benefit consistent with the purposes of the benefit corporation. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Subsidiary: means , in relation to a person other than an individual, an entity in which a person owns beneficially or of record 50 percent or more of the outstanding equity interests. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • Third-party standard: means a recognized standard for defining, reporting, and assessing the societal and environmental performance of a business which is:
    (a) Comprehensive, because it assesses the effect of the business and its operations upon the interests provided in…. See Florida Statutes 607.602
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 88.6011