(225 ILCS 645/10)
(from Ch. 111, par. 410)
Investigation and hearing.
The Department may, upon its own
motion, and shall, upon the complaint in writing of any person setting forth
facts which if
proved would constitute grounds under Section 9, investigate the actions of any
applicant or any person or persons
holding or claiming to hold a license. At least 10 days prior to the date
set for hearing the Department shall, before refusing to issue or renew
and before revoking a license, notify in
writing the applicant for or holder of a license, hereinafter called the
that on the date designated a hearing will be held to determine whether the
respondent is privileged to hold such license.
shall, after a hearing, issue an order either issuing, renewing, refusing to
issue or renew, reinstating, or revoking the license. Such written
notice may be served personally on the respondent, or by registered or
certified mail sent to the respondent's business address as shown in his
latest notification to the Department.
The Department, over the signature of the Director, may subpoena any
person or persons in this State and take testimony orally, by deposition or
by exhibit, in the same manner and with the same fees and mileage as
prescribed in judicial proceedings in civil cases.
(Source: P.A. 89-154, eff. 7-19-95.)