(225 ILCS 305/17) (from Ch. 111, par. 1317)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
    Sec. 17. Inactive status; restoration. Any architect, who notifies the Department in writing on forms prescribed by the Department, may elect to place his or her license on an 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.
    Any architect requesting restoration from inactive status shall be required to pay the current renewal fee and shall have his or her license restored as provided in Section 16 of this Act.
    Any architect whose license is in an inactive status shall not practice architecture in the State of Illinois.
(Source: P.A. 98-976, eff. 8-15-14.)