(225 ILCS 411/25-55)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2021)
At the conclusion of the hearing, a copy of the hearing officer's report shall be served upon the applicant, licensee, or unlicensed person by the Department, either personally or as provided in this Act. Within 20 days after service, the applicant or licensee may present to the Department a motion in writing for a rehearing, which shall specify the particular grounds for rehearing. The Department may respond to the motion for rehearing within 20 days after its service on the Department. If no motion for rehearing is filed, then upon the expiration of the time specified for filing such a motion, or if a motion for rehearing is denied, then upon denial, the Secretary may enter a final order in accordance with recommendations of the hearing officer except as provided in Section 25-60 of this Act. If the applicant, licensee, or unlicensed person orders from the reporting service and pays for a transcript of the record within the time for filing a motion for rehearing, the 20-day period within which a motion may be filed shall commence upon the delivery of the transcript to the applicant or licensee.
(Source: P.A. 96-863, eff. 3-1-10.)