TITLE 68: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
CHAPTER VII: DEPARTMENT OF PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
SUBCHAPTER a: ADMINISTRATIVE RULES
PART 1110 RULES OF PRACTICE IN ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS
SECTION 1110.10 DEFINITIONS


 

Section 1110.10  Definitions

 

a)         Civil Administrative Code of Illinois (Ill. Rev. Stat. 1983, ch. 127, par. 1, et seq.) means the Civil Administrative Code, as amended, now in force in the State of Illinois, or as same may be further amended from time to time hereafter.

 

b)         "Committee" means any Committee, Board, group of individuals, created or existing under the Civil Administrative Code or any other applicable statute at any time in force in the State of Illinois, within the jurisdiction of the Department, or a majority of the duly appointed members thereof.

 

c)         "Department" means the Department of Professional Regulation.

 

d)         "Director" means the Director of the Department or duly appointed Acting Director, or, in his absence from the State or in any event of his incapacity to act, his next immediate subordinate statutory officer within the Department.

 

e)         "Hearing" means any hearing authorized to be held in the Department or before any of its several Committees or the Director by the Civil Administrative Code or any and all other applicable statutes at any time in force in the State of Illinois.

 

f)         "Petitioner" is a party who by written petition or application seeks relief or licensure under any provision of the statutes of the State of Illinois or any rule, regulation, order or determination of the Department.

 

g)         "Registrant" means any holder of a license or certificate of registration issued by the Department, or any applicant therefor.

 

h)         "Respondent" is a person, firm, association or corporation against whom a complaint or petition is filed or to whom an order or complaint is directed by the Department initiating a proceeding.