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 Bill Status of HB0246  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Theresa Mah, Barbara Hernandez, Deb Conroy and Carol Ammons

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Ram Villivalam)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/15/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act
5 ILCS 80/4.41 new
70 ILCS 1205/8-50
70 ILCS 1505/26.10-4
225 ILCS 745/20
730 ILCS 5/5-5-5from Ch. 38, par. 1005-5-5


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Landscape Architecture Registration Act. Provides that no person shall use the title "registered landscape architect" or "landscape architect" without being registered by the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Creates the Registered Landscape Architecture Registration Board. Provides for the membership, meetings, and powers of the Board. Provides that the Department may seek the expert advice and knowledge of the Board on any matter relating to the enforcement of the Act, including qualifications of applicants for registration. Provides that the Department may issue certificates of registration to those who meet the requirements of the Act. Provides that the Department may authorize examinations to ascertain the fitness and qualifications of applicants for registration. Provides that the Department may conduct investigations and hearings to refuse to issue, renew, or restore registrations, revoke, suspend, place on probation, or reprimand persons registered under provisions of the Act. Provides that the Department may take disciplinary action with regard to any certificate of registration issued under the Act. Makes corresponding changes in the Park District Code, the Chicago Park District Act, the Professional Geologist Licensing Act, and the Unified Code of Corrections. Amends the Regulatory Sunset Act to repeal the Landscape Architecture Registration Act on January 1, 2032.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Theresa Mah
  1/29/2021HouseFirst Reading
  1/29/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2021HouseAssigned to Labor & Commerce Committee
  3/1/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
  3/3/2021HouseDo Pass / Consent Calendar Labor & Commerce Committee; 028-000-000
  3/3/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  3/4/2021HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/6/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  4/13/2021HouseSecond Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/13/2021HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/13/2021HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Consent Calendar
  4/16/2021HouseThird Reading - Consent Calendar - Passed 108-000-000
  4/19/2021SenateArrive in Senate
  4/19/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/19/2021SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Ram Villivalam
  4/19/2021SenateFirst Reading
  4/19/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/28/2021SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities
  5/6/2021SenatePostponed - Licensed Activities
  5/21/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  5/26/2021SenateApproved for Consideration Assignments
  5/26/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 27, 2021
  5/28/2021SenateSecond Reading
  5/28/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 29, 2021
  5/31/2021SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As June 15, 2021
  6/15/2021SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

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