(225 ILCS 315/3)
(from Ch. 111, par. 8103)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
As used in this Act:
(a) "Board" means the Illinois Landscape Architect Registration Board.
(b) "Department" means the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
(c) "Secretary" means the Secretary of Financial and Professional Regulation.
(d) "Landscape Architect" or "Landscape Architect Design Professional" means a person who, based on education,
experience, and examination in the field of landscape architecture, is licensed under this Act.
(e) "Landscape Architecture" means the art and science of arranging land,
together with the spaces and objects upon it, for the purpose of creating a
safe, efficient, healthful, and aesthetically pleasing physical environment
for human use and enjoyment, as performed by landscape architects.
(f) "Landscape Architectural Practice" means the offering or furnishing
of professional services in connection with a landscape architecture
project that do not require the seal of an architect, land surveyor, professional engineer, or structural engineer. Such services may include, but are not limited to, providing preliminary studies;
developing design concepts; planning for the relationships of physical
improvements and intended uses of the site; establishing form and aesthetic
elements; analyzing and providing for life safety requirements; developing
those construction details on the site which are exclusive of any building
or structure; preparing and coordinating technical submissions; and
conducting site observation of a landscape architecture project.
(g) "Person" means any person, sole proprietorship, or entity such as a
partnership, professional service corporation, or corporation.
(Source: P.A. 96-730, eff. 8-25-09.)