(225 ILCS 330/12) (from Ch. 111, par. 3262)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
    Sec. 12. Qualifications for licensing.
    (a) A person is qualified to receive a license as a Professional Land Surveyor and the Department shall issue a license to a person:
        (1) who has applied in writing in the required form
    
to the Department;
        (2) (blank);
        (2.5) who has not violated any provision of this Act
    
or its rules;
        (3) who is of good ethical character, including
    
compliance with the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice promulgated by rule pursuant to this Act, and has not committed an act or offense in any jurisdiction that would constitute grounds for discipline of a land surveyor licensed under this Act;
        (4) who has been issued a license as a Surveyor
    
Intern;
        (5) who, subsequent to passing the examination
    
authorized by the Department for licensure as a Surveyor Intern, has at least 4 years of responsible charge experience verified by a professional land surveyor in direct supervision and control of his or her activities;
        (6) who has passed an examination authorized by the
    
Department to determine his or her fitness to receive a license as a Professional Land Surveyor; and
        (7) who satisfies one of the following educational
    
requirements:
            (A) is a graduate of an approved land surveying
        
curriculum of at least 4 years who has passed an examination in the fundamentals of surveying, as defined by rule; or
            (B) is a graduate of a baccalaureate curriculum
        
of at least 4 years, including at least 24 semester hours of land surveying courses from an approved land surveying curriculum and the related science courses, who has passed an examination in the fundamentals of surveying, as defined by rule.
    (b) A person is qualified to receive a license as a Surveyor Intern and the Department shall issue a license to a person:
        (1) who has applied in writing in the required form
    
provided by the Department;
        (2) (blank);
        (3) who is of good moral character;
        (4) who has the required education as set forth in
    
this Act; and
        (5) who has passed an examination authorized by the
    
Department to determine his or her fitness to receive a license as a Surveyor Intern in accordance with this Act.
    In determining moral character under this Section, the Department may take into consideration whether the applicant has engaged in conduct or actions that would constitute grounds for discipline under this Act.
(Source: P.A. 100-171, eff. 1-1-18.)