State Of Iowa
On July 8, 2009, the State Board of Health adopted the revised 641 Iowa Administrative Code, Chapter 22, "Practice of Tattooing". The rules will go into effect on January 1, 2010, and will include new requirements for tattoo artists/permanent color technologists, establishments, and inspectors.
Artists or establishment owners who fail to meet the requirements of Iowa Code section 135.37 or 641 Iowa Administrative Code, Chapter 22 shall be guilty of a serious misdemeanor.
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