Regulatory Body:

Illinois Department of Public HealthExternal

Covers: Body Art; Tattooing and Body Piercing


410 ILCS 54/1]. Tattoo and Body Piercing Establishment Registration Act.External

“Sec. 5. Purpose. …the General Assembly finds that the regulation of tattoo and body piercing establishments by the State is necessary to ensure public health, safety, and welfare…”

Illinois Administrative Code: Title 77 Public Health, Chapter I: Department of Public Health, Subchapter m: Food Drugs and Cosmetics, Part 797 Body Art Code. [Authority: Implementing and authorized by the Tattoo and Body Piercing Establishment Registration Act (410 ILCS 54)].

Joint Committee on Administrative Rules: Body Art RulesExternal

Page last reviewed: September 25, 2013 (archived document)