(225 ILCS 84/100)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
Investigations; notice and hearing.
(a) The Department may
investigate the actions of an applicant or of a person or persons holding or
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
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
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
the charges. The parties or their counsel shall be afforded ample opportunity
present statements, testimony, evidence, and argument that may be pertinent to
charges or to the defense to the charges. The Board may continue the hearing
time to time.
(Source: P.A. 96-682, eff. 8-25-09.)