Arkansas House Bill 1394

Arkansas House Bill 1394 (HB1394) is quickly moving through the legislature. HB1394 removes the requirement of a tuberculosis test for massage therapists to get licensed. This bill has been passed by the House Committee on Public Health, Welfare, and Labor. ABMP supports this legislation because it removes an unnecessary licensure requirement. You can view the full bill here.

Representative Lee Johnson is the main sponsor of this bill. The House Committee on Public Health, Welfare, and Labor is chaired by Representative Jack Ladyman. If you would like to comment on this bill please contact Representative Johnson and Representative Ladyman.

After you have commented on the bill, please send your comments to us at