(410 ILCS 130/65)
Denial of registry identification cards.
(a) The Department of Public Health may deny an application or renewal of a qualifying patient's registry identification card only if the applicant:
(1) did not provide the required information and
(2) previously had a registry identification card
(3) did not meet the requirements of this Act;
(4) provided false or falsified information; or
(5) violated any requirement of this Act.
(c) The Department of Public Health may deny an application or renewal for a designated caregiver chosen by a qualifying patient whose registry identification card was granted only if:
(1) the designated caregiver does not meet the
requirements of subsection (i) of Section 10;
(2) the applicant did not provide the information
(3) the prospective patient's application was
(4) the designated caregiver previously had a
registry identification card revoked;
(5) the applicant or the designated caregiver
provided false or falsified information; or
(6) violated any requirement of this Act.
(e) The Department of Public Health shall notify the qualifying patient who has designated someone to serve as his or her designated caregiver if a registry identification card will not be issued to the designated caregiver.
(f) Denial of an application or renewal is considered a final Department action, subject to judicial review. Jurisdiction and venue for judicial review are vested in the Circuit Court.
(Source: P.A. 99-697, eff. 7-29-16; 100-1114, eff. 8-28-18