(225 ILCS 100/17)
(from Ch. 111, par. 4817)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2018)
The Department may, in its discretion, license as
a podiatric physician without examination on payment of the required fee,
an applicant who is a podiatric physician license under the laws of another
state or territory, or of another country, if the requirements for
licensure of podiatric physicians in the state or territory or country in
which the applicant was licensed were, at the date of his or her licensure,
substantially equivalent to the requirements in force in this State on that
date or on the date licensure is sought under this Section.
Applicants have 3 years from the date of application to complete the
application process. If the process has not been completed in 3 years,
the application shall be denied, the fee shall be forfeited, and the
reapply and meet the requirements in effect at the time of reapplication.
(Source: P.A. 90-76, eff. 12-30-97