(b) In determining the substantial equivalency of any
state's requirements to Illinois' requirements, the
Department may rely on the determinations of the National
Qualification Appraisal Service of the National Association
of State Boards of Accountancy or such other qualification
appraisal service as it deems appropriate.
(c) 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 applicant must reapply and meet the requirements in effect at the time of reapplication.
(Source: P.A. 98-254, eff. 8-9-13.)