(105 ILCS 105/10a)
(from Ch. 122, par. 1410a)
No inspector, management
planner, project designer, project manager, air sampling professional,
asbestos abatement contractor, worker or project supervisor may be employed
as a response action contractor unless that individual or entity is
licensed by the Department. Those individuals and entities wishing to be
licensed shall make application on forms prescribed and furnished by the
Department. A license shall expire annually according to a schedule
determined by the Department. Applications for renewal of licenses shall
be filed with the Department at least 30 days before the expiration date.
When a licensure examination is required, the application for licensure
shall be submitted to the Department at least 30 days prior to the date of
the scheduled examination. The Department shall evaluate each application
based on its minimum standards for licensure, promulgated as rules, and
render a decision. Such standards may include a requirement for the
successful completion of a course of training approved by the Department.
If the Department denies the application, the applicant may appeal such
decision pursuant to the provisions of the "Administrative Review Law".
(Source: P.A. 86-416.)