IMMEDIATE RESPONSE REQUIRED!
Effective Nov. 1, 2007,
Oklahoma law requires all natural persons fourteen (14) years of age or
older applying for or renewing a license to verify his or her lawful
presence in the United States by executing a sworn affidavit indicating
that the person is either a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, legal
permanent resident alien, or qualified alien. 56 O.S. Supp. 2007 § 71.
You must complete and return either the Option 1 affidavit or the
Option 2 affidavit, whichever is applicable.
The appropriate affidavit must be completed and returned within
ten (10) days. LICENSE APPLICATION OR RENEWAL MAY BE DENIED, SUSPENDED
OR REVOKED FOR FAILURE TO COMPLETE AND RETURN THIS AFFIDAVIT AS
REQUIRED BY LAW. Faxed copies are not acceptable.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETION OF THE AFFIDAVIT FORM
1. If you are a U.S. citizen (by either birth or naturalization) or a U.S. national, you must complete the Option 1 Affidavit.
2. If you are a legal permanent resident alien, or otherwise qualified alien, you must submit the Option 2 Affidavit.
You must also submit documents that support your qualified alien
status, such as a front and back copy of your Permanent Resident Alien
Card (green card) or a copy of your IRS form I-94. The Board will
review the completed form and may request additional information and
status documentation as needed to comply with this law.
You must sign the affidavit in the presence of a notary public or other
officer authorized by State law to notarize affidavits. The Board’s
office is staffed with notaries who are available to provide notary
service at no cost to applicants. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:00
p.m, Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. Proper ID is
required to complete the notary. The Board will not accept an affidavit that has not been properly notarized.
HB 1804 Affidavit
The Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology announces the recruitment
for Cosmetology Inspector/Examiner (Level 1-J52AA). Duty station will be 2401 N.W. 23rd,
Ste. 84. Travel will be required. Please submit applications to the Office of
Personnel Mgmt., Jim Thorpe Bldg. 2101 N. Lincoln Blvd., OKC 405-521-2171 or
visit www.ok.gov/opm/. Closing date will
be May 19, 2009.
Oklahoma State Board of Cosmetology
2401 NW 23rd, Suite 84
Oklahoma City, OK 73107