Introduced by Sen. Curtis King (Yakima) (R) on January 15, 2014, For Bill Information, please click HERE.
Referred to the Senate Commerce & Labor Committee on January 15, 2014.
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on January 23, 2014.
Amendment offered by Sen. Don Benton (Vancouver) (R) on February 12, 2014, requires parental notice and consent for any person
under 18 to have a surgical procedure. The amendment was ruled out of scope..
Referred to the House Health Care & Wellness Committee on February 14, 2014.
Amendment offered in the House on February 26, 2014, persons under 18 years of age are prohibited from using a UV tanning device without a
written prescription for UV radiation treatment from a licensed physician. A "UV tanning
device" is equipment that emits radiation used for the tanning of the skin, including a
sunlamp, tanning booth, or tanning bed. It does not include a phototherapy device. Proof of
age must be satisfied with a driver's license or other government-issued identification
containing the date of birth and photograph.
The owner of a tanning facility that permits a minor to use a tanning device is liable for a
civil penalty not to exceed $250 per violation. A "tanning facility" is a location or business
that provides people access to UV tanning devices for a fee..
Referred to the House Rules Committee on February 26, 2014.