(225 ILCS 120/165) (from Ch. 111, par. 8301-165)
    (Text of Section before amendment by P.A. 102-879)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2028)
    Sec. 165. Certification of record; receipt for costs. The Department shall not be required to certify any record to the court or file any answer in court or otherwise appear in any court in a judicial review proceeding, unless there is filed in the court, with the complaint, a receipt from the Department acknowledging payment of the costs of furnishing and certifying the record, which costs shall be computed at the rate of 25 cents per page of such record. Failure on the part of the plaintiff to file a receipt in court shall be grounds for dismissal of the action.
(Source: P.A. 87-594.)
 
    (Text of Section after amendment by P.A. 102-879)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2028)
    Sec. 165. Certification of record. The Department shall not be required to certify any record to the court, to file an answer in court, or to otherwise appear in any court in a judicial review proceeding unless and until the Department has received from the plaintiff payment of the costs of furnishing and certifying the record, which costs shall be determined by the Department. Failure on the part of the plaintiff to file a receipt in court shall be grounds for dismissal of the action. During the pendency and hearing of any and all judicial proceedings incident to the disciplinary action, the sanctions imposed upon the accused by the Department because of acts or omissions related to the delivery of direct patient care as specified in the Department's final administrative decision, shall, as a matter of public policy, remain in full force and effect in order to protect the public pending final resolution of any of the proceedings.
(Source: P.A. 102-879, eff. 1-1-23.)