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 1        AN ACT to amend the Attorneys Act by changing Section 6.

 2        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4    Section  5.  The Attorneys Act is amended by changing Section
 5    6 as follows:

 6        (705 ILCS 205/6) (from Ch. 13, par. 6)
 7        Sec. 6. No person, whose name is not on  the  such  roll,
 8    with  the  day  and  year  when the same was written thereon,
 9    shall be suffered or admitted to practice as an  attorney  or
10    counselor  at  law  in  any  court within this State, and the
11    justices of the supreme court,  in  open  court,  shall  have
12    power  at their discretion to strike the name of any attorney
13    or counsel at law from the roll for malconduct in his office;
14    and any judge of a Circuit Court shall, for like cause,  have
15    power  to  suspend  any  attorney  or  counselor  at law from
16    practice in the court over which  he  presides,  during  such
17    time as he may deem proper, subject to the right of appeal as
18    in other civil cases.
19    (Source: Laws 1967, p. 3675.)

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