(225 ILCS 310/3)
(from Ch. 111, par. 8203)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2022)
As used in this Act:
"Board" means the Board of Registered Interior Design Professionals established
under Section 6 of this Act.
"Department" means the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
"The profession of interior design", within the meaning and intent
of this Act, refers to persons qualified by education, experience, and
examination, who administer contracts for fabrication, procurement, or
installation in the implementation of designs, drawings, and specifications
for any interior design project and offer or furnish professional services,
such as consultations, studies, drawings, and specifications in connection
with the location of lighting fixtures, lamps and specifications of ceiling
finishes as shown in reflected ceiling plans, space planning, furnishings,
or the fabrication of non-loadbearing structural elements within and
surrounding interior spaces of buildings but specifically excluding
mechanical and electrical systems, except for specifications of fixtures
and their location within interior spaces.
"Public member" means a person who is not an interior designer,
educator in the field, architect, structural engineer, or professional
engineer. For purposes of board membership, any person with a significant
financial interest in the design or construction service or profession is
not a public member.
"Registered interior designer" means a person who has received registration
under Section 8 of this Act. A person represents himself or herself to be a "registered interior designer" within the meaning of this Act if he or she holds himself or herself out to the public by any title incorporating the words "registered interior designer" or any title that includes the words "registered interior design".
"Secretary" means the Secretary of Financial and Professional Regulation.
(Source: P.A. 100-920, eff. 8-17-18.)