Kan. Admin. Regs. § 69-15-17 - Required equipment

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 39, September 30, 2021

(a) Each cosmetic tattoo artist or tattoo artist shall maintain the following equipment at the establishment:
(1) A tattoo machine or hand pieces of nonporous material that can be sanitized;
(2) stainless steel or carbon needles and needle bars;
(3) stainless steel, brass, or medical-grade plastic tubes that can be sterilized;
(4) sterilization bags with color strip indicators, if the establishment does not use disposable implements;
(5) single-use protective gloves;
(6) single-use razors or straight razors;
(7) single-use towels, tissues, or paper products;
(8) a sharps container and biohazard waste bags;
(9) approved inks, dyes, and pigments, as required by K.A.R. 69-15-15;
(10) approved equipment for cleaning and sterilizing instruments at the establishment, as required by K.A.R. 69-15-18 and 69-15-20;
(11) spore tests, as required by K.A.R. 69-15-20; and
(12) body arts industry-accepted ointment or lubricant.
(b) Each body piercer shall maintain the following equipment at the establishment:
(1) Single-use stainless steel needles;
(2) sterilization bags with color strip indicators, if the establishment does not use disposable implements;
(3) single-use protective gloves;
(4) single-use towels, tissues, or paper products;
(5) a sharps container and biohazard waste bags;
(6) approved equipment for cleaning and sterilizing instruments, as required by K.A.R. 69-15-18 and 69-15-20;
(7) a piercing table or chair of nonporous material that can be sanitized;
(8) a covered trash receptacle;
(9) spore tests, as required by K.A.R. 69-15-20;
(10) forceps that can be sterilized;
(11) pliers of various sizes, made of material that can be sterilized;
(12) bleach or hard-surface disinfectants;
(13) antibacterial hand soap;
(14) jewelry disinfectant; and
(15) body arts industry-accepted ointment or lubricant.

Notes

Kan. Admin. Regs. § 69-15-17
Authorized by K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 65-1946 and K.S.A. 74-2702a; implementing K.S.A. 2012 Supp. 65-1946; effective Aug. 22, 1997; amended Feb. 14, 2014.

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