(5 ILCS 80/3)
(from Ch. 127, par. 1903)
As used in this Act, unless the context clearly
"Regulatory agency" or "agency" means any arm, branch, department, board,
committee or commission of State government that licenses, supervises,
control over, or issues rules regarding, or otherwise regulates any trade,
industry or profession.
"Program" means a system to license or otherwise regulate the initial entry
into a profession, occupation, business, industry, or trade by a periodic
review and termination, modification, or continuation of the profession,
occupation, business, industry, or trade.
(Source: P.A. 90-580, eff. 5-21-98.)