Inform users and operators of the health risks associated with exposure to ultraviolet radiation emitted from tanning devices.
- Register all tanning facilities mandated by the Georgia Code.
- Maintain database of registered tanning facilities.
- Provide information on the risks associated with indoor tanning devices.
Registration Application and Information:
After January 1, 2011, no person shall establish, maintain, or operate a tanning facility in the state without first having registered with the Department of Public Health.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Skin Cancer
Environmental Protection Agency – Sun Wise Program
Food & Drug Administration - Tanning Info
Official Georgia Code, Title 31 Chapter 38
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