TITLE 68: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
CHAPTER VII: DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
SUBCHAPTER b: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
PART 1275 THE ILLINOIS LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE ACT OF 1989
SECTION 1275.80 RESTORATION
Section 1275.80 Restoration
a) A person seeking restoration of a license that has expired or been on inactive status for less than five years, or has been placed on nonrenewed status for failure to comply with CE requirements, shall file an application on forms provided by the Division, together with the following:
1) The restoration fees specified in Section 1275.75. When restoring a license from inactive status, a person is required to pay the current renewal fee set forth in Section 1275.75; and
2) Proof of completion of the required number of CE hours completed in accordance with Section 1275.65 within 2 years prior to application.
b) A person seeking restoration of a license after it has expired or been placed on inactive status for more than five years shall file an application, on forms supplied by the Division, together with the following:
1) The restoration fees specified in Section 1275.75. When restoring a license from inactive status, a person is required to pay the current renewal fee set forth in Section 1275.75;
2) Proof of completion of the required number of CE hours completed in accordance with Section 1275.65 within 2 years prior to application; and
3) One of the following:
A) Certification of active practice in another jurisdiction. The certification shall include a statement from the appropriate board or licensing authority in the other jurisdiction that the licensee was authorized to practice during the term of the active practice; or
B) An affidavit attesting to military service as provided in Section 12 of the Act; or
C) Proof of passage of the L.A.R.E. examination during the period the license was lapsed or on inactive status;
D) Proof of employment in a responsible capacity under the direct supervision and control of a licensed landscape architect, architect or engineer.
d) Any person seeking restoration of a license within 2 years after discharge from military service pursuant to Section 12 of the Act will be required to pay only the current renewal.
e) When the accuracy of any submitted documentation or the relevance or sufficiency of the coursework or experience is questioned by the Division or the Board because of lack of information, discrepancies or conflicts in information given or a need for clarification, the person seeking restoration of a license shall be requested to:
1) Provide information as may be necessary; and/or
2) Appear for an interview before the Board to explain the relevance or sufficiency, clarify information, or clear up any discrepancies or conflicts in information. Upon the recommendation of the Board and approval by the Division, an applicant shall have the license restored.
(Source: Amended at 37 Ill. Reg. 16378, effective October 18, 2013)