Renewal of Electrologist License; Delinquent Renewal  



    Board of Medicine


    64B8-54.001Renewal of Electrologist License; Delinquent Renewal


    Notice is hereby given that the following changes have been made to the proposed rule in accordance with subparagraph 120.54(3)(d)1., F.S., published in Vol. 42 No. 179, September 14, 2016 issue of the Florida Administrative Register.

    The changes are in response to written comments submitted by the staff of the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee and discussion and subsequent vote by the board at a public meeting held December 2, 2016.  The changes are as follows:

    64B8-54.001 Renewal of Electrologist License; Delinquent Renewal

    (1)  through (3) No change.

    (4) In order to timely renew the licensure, the licensee shall apply and  pay the biennial renewal fee online at, or, mail the Department's renewal form prescribed in Rule 64B-9.001(1), F.A.C., with the required renewal fee, to the address indicated on the form. Renewal by either format must be submitted before the expiration date of the license. Renewal forms can be obtained from the Department through the licensee's secure online account at, or, by calling the Electrolysis Council Office at (850)245-4373.

    (5) Pursuant to Section 456.025(7), F.S., The Department has implemented an electronic continuing education tracking system, which is integrated into the licensure renewal system. Through this integrated system, each licensee's completion of the required continuing education hours is verified prior to renewal of the license.  The Department will not complete a licensee's renewal until the required hours are verified. Licensees may obtain more information regarding reporting and tracking of continuing education hours at

    (6)  through (9) No change.

    Rulemaking Authority 456.036, 478.43(1), (4), 478.50 FS. Law Implemented 456.025(7), 456.036, 478.50 FS. History–New 9-29-93, Formerly 61F6-79.001, 59R-54.001, Amended 2-10-98,                      .

    THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: Allen Hall, Executive Director, Electrolysis Council/MQA, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin # C05, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3255.