(225 ILCS 125/15)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
Powers and duties of the Department. Subject to the provisions of this Act, the Department may:
(a) Pass upon the qualifications of applicants for licensure by endorsement.
(b) Conduct hearings on proceedings to refuse to issue or renew a license, or to revoke or suspend a license, or to place on probation, reprimand, or take any other disciplinary or non-disciplinary action with regard to a person licensed under this Act.
(c) Formulate rules required for the administration of this Act.
(d) Obtain written recommendations from the Board regarding (i) curriculum content, standards of professional conduct, formal disciplinary actions, and the formulation of rules, and (ii) when petitioned by the applicant, opinions regarding the qualifications of applicants for licensing.
(e) Maintain rosters of the names and address of all licensees, and all persons whose licenses have been suspended, revoked, or denied renewal for cause or otherwise disciplined within the previous calendar year. These rosters shall be available upon written request and payment of the required fee as established by rule.
(Source: P.A. 96-682, eff. 8-25-09.)