CHAPTER 13. LICENSES.*
Article VI. Massage Establishments.
Sec. 13-6-26. Exemptions from article.
This article shall not apply to the following classes of individuals, and,
except as provided in subsection (5) of this section, neither an establishment
nor a technician permit shall be required of such persons while engaged in the
performance of the duties of their respective professions:
surgeons, nurses, chiropractors, osteopaths and physical therapists who are duly
licensed to practice their respective professions in the state, and massage
technicians working under the supervision of such duly licensed physicians,
surgeons, chiropractors, osteopaths, and physical therapists;
of any amateur, semiprofessional or professional athlete or athletic
(3) Hospitals, nursing homes, or persons working in any such
(4) Barbers or cosmetologists lawfully carrying out their
particular occupation or business, and holding a valid, unrevoked license or
certificate of registration issued by the state;
(5) Athletic clubs whose
primary use is recreation and training and where massage comprises not more than
ten percent of the square footage of the establishment shall not be required to
obtain an establishment permit; however, any massage technician engaged in
massage at such establishment shall be required to obtain a technician permit.
(Ord. No. 1269, § 3 (part).)