• (a) Any person who practices electrology without a license commits a Class C misdemeanor.

  • Terms Used In Tennessee Code 63-26-127

    • Commissioner: means the commissioner of health and includes designees of the commissioner of health. See Tennessee Code 63-26-102
    • Electrology: means the art and practice relating to the removal of hair from the normal skin of the human body by application of an electric current to the hair papilla by means of a needle or needles so as to cause growth inactivity of the hair papilla and thus permanently remove the hair. See Tennessee Code 63-26-102
    • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
    • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
    • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

    (b) Each violation of this chapter constitutes a separate offense.

  • (c) All civil penalties for a violation of this chapter shall be paid to the commissioner and given to the state treasurer as provided in § 63-26-107.