(225 ILCS 90/16)
(from Ch. 111, par. 4266)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2026)
Any physical therapist or physical
therapist assistant who notifies the Department in writing on forms
prescribed by the Department, may elect to place his or her license on an
inactive status and shall, subject to rules of the Department, be excused
from payment of renewal fees until he or she notifies the Department in
writing of his or her desire to resume active status.
Any physical therapist or physical therapist assistant requesting
restoration from inactive status shall be required to pay the current
renewal fee and shall be required to restore his or her license, as
provided in Section 15 of this Act.
Any physical therapist or physical therapist assistant whose license
is in an inactive status shall not practice physical therapy in the
State of Illinois and that practice shall be deemed unlicensed practice.
(Source: P.A. 89-387, eff. 1-1-96