(225 ILCS 25/12)
(from Ch. 111, par. 2312)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2026)
Necessity for licensure of dental hygienists.
unless a dentist, shall perform the operative procedures of
dental hygiene without first applying for and obtaining a license for such purpose.
The Department shall issue a license
authorizing practice as a dental hygienist to any person who qualifies for
such license pursuant to this Act.
In addition to the license authorized by
Section the Department shall deliver to each dental hygienist a separate
certificate of identification in a form specified by the Department.
(Source: P.A. 89-80, eff. 6-30-95; 89-116, eff. 7-7-95