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 Bill Status of HB5594  9th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Michael J. Zalewski

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 80/4.23
5 ILCS 80/4.33 new
225 ILCS 107/1
225 ILCS 107/5
225 ILCS 107/10
225 ILCS 107/15
225 ILCS 107/18 new
225 ILCS 107/20
225 ILCS 107/21
225 ILCS 107/25
225 ILCS 107/30from Ch. 111, par. 8451-30
225 ILCS 107/45
225 ILCS 107/50
225 ILCS 107/60
225 ILCS 107/65
225 ILCS 107/75
225 ILCS 107/80
225 ILCS 107/85
225 ILCS 107/90
225 ILCS 107/95
225 ILCS 107/98 new
225 ILCS 107/100
225 ILCS 107/105
225 ILCS 107/110
225 ILCS 107/115
225 ILCS 107/120
225 ILCS 107/125
225 ILCS 107/130
225 ILCS 107/135
225 ILCS 107/145
225 ILCS 107/155
225 ILCS 107/160
225 ILCS 107/165
320 ILCS 20/2from Ch. 23, par. 6602
730 ILCS 5/5-5-5from Ch. 38, par. 1005-5-5

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Professional Counselor and Clinical Professional Counselor Licensing Act. Renames the Act the Professional Counselor and Clinical Professional Counselor Licensing and Practice Act (and makes conforming changes in other Acts). Creates new provisions concerning licensed professional counselors practice requirements and confidential information. Also makes changes in provisions concerning the declaration of public policy; definitions; exemptions; restrictions and limitations; unlicensed practice; violations; civil penalties; powers and duties of the Department; the Professional Counselor and Examining and Disciplinary Board; qualifications for a license; licenses; renewals; restorations; persons in military service; inactive status; fees; checks or orders dishonored; privileged communications and exceptions; grounds for discipline; refusal, revocation, or suspension of licensure; violations; injunctions; cease and desist orders; investigations; notice and hearings; record of proceedings; transcripts; subpoenas; oaths; compelling testimony; findings and recommendations; the Board; rehearings; order for rehearings; appointment of a hearing officer; order or certified copy; prima facie proof; restoration of suspended or revoked licenses; summary suspension of license; certification of record; costs; violations; and the Administrative Procedure Act and applications. Amends the Regulatory Sunset Act to extend the Professional Counselor and Clinical Professional Counselor Licensing Act from January 1, 2013 to January 1, 2023. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2012HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
  2/15/2012HouseFirst Reading
  2/15/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/27/2012HouseAssigned to Health Care Licenses Committee
  3/9/2012HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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