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49 Pa. Code § 3.52. Minimum general requirements.

§ 3.52. Minimum general requirements.

 (a)  Every barbershop shall provide for the following:

   (1)  Adequate location.

   (2)  Sufficient amount of floor space.

   (3)  Ample light.

   (4)  Facilities for heating.

   (5)  Proper ventilation.

   (6)  Clean walls and ceiling.

   (7)  Suitable flooring (hardwood, tile, composition, linoleum) in the work area.

   (8)  Readily available restroom facilities.

 (b)  A barbershop may not be located in a food store, soft drink parlor, restaurant, coffee shop or in a place where foodstuffs are kept for sale in other than the original package, unless separated therefrom by a solid partition extending from floor to ceiling. If the partition contains a door, the door shall be kept closed.

 (c)  When a barbershop and a cosmetology shop are located side by side in the same building and owned by the same individual, partnership or corporation, the shops may share restroom facilities.


   The provisions of this §  3.52 issued under section 506 of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P. S. §  186); amended under section 15-A.4(b) of the act of June 19, 1931 (P. L. 589, No. 202) (63 P. S. §  566.4(b)).


   The provisions of this §  3.52 amended April 23, 1982, effective April 24, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 1330; amended January 24, 1992, effective January 25, 1992, 22 Pa.B. 347; amended November 22, 2002, effective November 23, 2002, 32 Pa.B. 5751. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (69657).

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