Introduced House Bill (H)

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Tanning facilities. Exempts physicians who, in the practice of medicine, use or prescribe a phototherapy device for a patient from the tanning facility regulatory requirements. (Current law exempts a medical treatment facility that uses ultraviolet radiation in the treatment of disease.) Prohibits an individual less than 18 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility. Requires the operator or owner of a tanning facility to include a statement in the written information required to be signed before an individual may use a tanning device that individuals less than 18 years of age may not use a Tanning facilities. Exempts physicians who, in the practice of medicine, use or prescribe a phototherapy device for a patient from the tanning facility regulatory requirements. (Current law exempts a medical treatment facility that uses ultraviolet radiation in the treatment of disease.) Prohibits an individual less than 18 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility. Requires the operator or owner of a tanning facility to include a statement in the written information required to be signed before an individual may use a tanning device that individuals less than 18 years of age may not use a tanning device. Requires a tanning facility operator to prohibit an individual who is less than 18 years of age from using a tanning device. Requires a tanning facility operator to check a specified government issued photo identification to confirm that an individual is at least 18 years of age before the individual uses a tanning device. ... View more