Iowa House File 188

In Iowa, House File 188 (HF188), has been introduced to remove the licensure requirement for massage therapists. It also expands the current law to penalize an individual or business who advertises or represents an unlicensed individual as being licensed. The bill, which can be found here, is sponsored by Representative Jeff Shipley. The bill has been introduced and referred to the House Committee on State Government.

Share your comments on this bill with the sponsor, Rep. Jeff Shipley (his contact information can be found here) and/or the committee chair, Representative Bobby Kaufmann (his contact information can be found here).

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