TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER d: LABORATORIES AND BLOOD BANKS
PART 465 CERTIFICATION AND OPERATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL LABORATORIES
SECTION 465.170 CHANGES IN OWNERSHIP OR OPERATIONS


 

Section 465.170  Changes in Ownership or Operations

 

a)         Certification shall not be transferable.  In the event of a change of ownership, director, supervisor, or  analyst, or relocation or major remodeling of the physical plant of an environmental laboratory, the  Department shall be notified in writing within 15 days and shall be provided with the resumes of any new owners, directors, supervisors, and analysts and a description of any relocation or remodeling of the physical plant.

 

b)         After receiving notification of any of the changes listed in subsection (a), unless otherwise specified in this Part for a specific parameter, the Department may, as applicable, review the resume of any new owner, director, supervisor, or analyst, require the analysis of PTs by any new analyst, or make an on-site visit.  However, the Department may waive any of these actions if it finds the actions to be unwarranted in a specific case.  Examples of when the waivers would be appropriate include the following circumstances:

 

1)         Waiver of submittal of a summary of education and experience when personnel transferring from one certified laboratory to another are responsible for dealing with the same analytical methods and equivalent equipment; and

 

2)         Waiver of an on-site visit if the pertinent test procedures involve simple techniques and equipment.

 

(Source:  Amended at 35 Ill. Reg. 14494, effective August 12, 2011)