(225 ILCS 335/6) (from Ch. 111, par. 7506)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2026)
    Sec. 6. Expiration and renewal; inactive status; restoration.
    (a) The expiration date and renewal period for each certificate of registration issued under this Act shall be set by the Department by rule.
    (b) A licensee who has permitted his or her license to expire or whose license is on inactive status may have his or her license restored by making application to the Department in the form and manner prescribed by the Department.
    (c) A licensee who notifies the Department in writing on forms prescribed by the Department may elect to place his or her license on inactive status and shall, subject to rules of the Department, be excused from payment of renewal fees until he or she notifies the Department in writing of his or her desire to resume active status.
    (d) A licensee whose license expired while he or she was (1) on active duty with the Armed Forces of the United States or the State Militia called into service or training or (2) in training or education under the supervision of the United States preliminary to induction into the military service, may have his or her license renewed or restored without paying any lapsed renewal fees if, within 2 years after termination of such service, training, or education, except under conditions other than honorable, he or she furnishes the Department with satisfactory evidence to the effect that he or she has been so engaged and that his or her service, training, or education has been so terminated.
    (e) A roofing contractor whose license is expired or on inactive status shall not practice under this Act in the State of Illinois.
(Source: P.A. 99-469, eff. 8-26-15.)