(225 ILCS 84/115)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2030)
Board findings and recommendations.
At the conclusion of a
hearing, the Board shall present to the Secretary a written report of its
recommendations. The report shall contain a finding of whether or not the
violated this Act or failed to comply with the conditions required in this Act.
Board shall specify the nature of the violation or failure to comply and shall
recommendations to the Secretary.
The report of findings and recommendations of the Board shall be the basis
for the Department's order for the refusal or for the granting of a license,
unless the Secretary
determines that the Board report is contrary to the manifest weight of
evidence, in which case the Secretary may issue an order in contravention to the
report. A Board finding is not admissible in evidence against the person in a
prosecution brought for a violation of this Act, but the hearing and finding
are not a bar
to a criminal prosecution brought for a violation of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 96-682, eff. 8-25-09