(225 ILCS 84/100)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
    Sec. 100. Investigations; notice and hearing.
    (a) The Department may investigate the actions of an applicant or of a person or persons holding or claiming to hold a license.
    (b) The Department may also investigate the actions of a company or corporation that holds itself out to provide orthotic, prosthetic, or pedorthic services with or without having an orthotist, prosthetist, or pedorthist licensed under the provisions of this Act on its staff to provide those services.
    (c) Before refusing to issue or renew a license or taking any other disciplinary action with respect to a license, the Department shall, at least 30 days prior to the date set for the hearing, notify in writing the applicant for or holder of a license of the nature of the charges and that a hearing will be held on the date designated. The written notice may be served by personal delivery or by certified or registered mail to the respondent at the address of record with the Department. At the time and place fixed in the notice, the Board shall proceed to hear the charges. The parties or their counsel shall be afforded ample opportunity to present statements, testimony, evidence, and argument that may be pertinent to the charges or to the defense to the charges. The Board may continue the hearing from time to time.
(Source: P.A. 96-682, eff. 8-25-09.)