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(225 ILCS 427/30)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2027)
Powers and duties of the Department.
The Department may exercise the following functions, powers and duties:
(a) formulate rules for the administration and
(b) prescribe forms to be issued for the
administration and enforcement of this Act and utilize regular or electronic mail, at the discretion of the Department, to send notices and other information to applicants and licensees;
(c) conduct hearings or proceedings to refuse to
issue or renew, or to suspend, revoke, place on probation, reprimand, or take disciplinary or non-disciplinary action as the Department may deem appropriate under this Act;
(e) seek the advice and expert knowledge of the
Board on any matter relating to the administration and enforcement of this Act; and
(f) exercise any and all general powers and duties
set forth in Section 2105-15 of the Department of Professional Regulation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois.
(Source: P.A. 102-20, eff. 1-1-22