Stay informed through legislative alerts from SSPA, which keep members abreast of impending legislative actions concerning cosmetology matters at the state capitol. Your participation in communicating with lawmakers is crucial in enlightening them about the potential ramifications of proposed laws on our industry.

Under the guidance of Jim Hirst, Government Affairs Specialist, SSPA channels advocacy efforts with a unified voice, amplifying the impact of our collective membership to propel our profession forward for the benefit of all stakeholders, from colleagues to clients. We urge you to heed SSPA's legislative alerts and respond promptly when called upon.

For further details, refer to our Legislative Advocacy Statement.

For comprehensive state legislative information and to identify your state lawmakers, visit the Minnesota House and Senate websites at and, alongside resources provided on the Minnesota Board of Cosmetology website at