(225 ILCS 305/9)
(from Ch. 111, par. 1309)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
Creation of the Board.
The Director shall appoint an
Architecture Licensing Board which will consist of 6 members.
shall be architects, one of whom shall be a tenured member of the
architectural faculty of an Illinois public university accredited by the National Architectural Accrediting Board. The other 4 shall be
architects, residing in this State, who have been engaged in the
practice of architecture at least 10 years. In addition to the 5
architects, there shall be one public member. The public member shall be a
voting member and shall not hold a license as an architect, professional
engineer, structural engineer or land surveyor.
Board members shall serve 5 year terms and until their successors are
appointed and qualified. In making the designation of
persons to the Board, the Director shall give due consideration to
recommendations by members and organizations of the profession.
The membership of the Board should reasonably reflect representation from
the geographic areas in this State.
No member shall be reappointed to the Board for a term which would cause
his or her continuous service on the Board to be longer than 10 successive
Appointments to fill vacancies shall be made in the same manner as
original appointments, for the unexpired portion of the vacated term.
Four members of the Board shall constitute a quorum. A quorum is required for Board
The Director may remove any member of the Board for misconduct,
incompetence, neglect of duty, or for reasons prescribed by law for
removal of State officials.
The Director may remove a member of the Board who does not attend 2
Notice of proposed rulemaking shall be transmitted to the Board and the
Department shall review the response of the Board and any recommendations
made therein. The Department may, at any time, seek the expert advice and
knowledge of the Board on any matter relating to the administration or
enforcement of this Act.
Members of the Board are immune from suit in any action based upon
any disciplinary proceedings or other activities performed in good faith as
members of the Board.
(Source: P.A. 98-976, eff. 8-15-14.)