(225 ILCS 330/8)
(from Ch. 111, par. 3258)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2020)
Powers and duties of the Board; quorum.
Subject to the
of this Act, the Board shall exercise the following functions, powers, and
(a) Review applicant qualifications to sit for the
examination or for licensure and shall make recommendations to the Department except for those applicant qualifications that the Board designates as routinely acceptable;
(b) Conduct hearings regarding disciplinary actions
and submit a written report to the Secretary as required by this Act and provide a Board member at informal conferences;
(c) Visit universities or colleges to evaluate
surveying curricula and submit to the Secretary a written recommendation of acceptability of the curriculum;
(d) Submit a written recommendation to the Secretary
concerning promulgation or amendment of rules for the administration of this Act;
(e) The Department may at any time seek the expert
advice and knowledge of the Board on any matter relating to the enforcement of this Act;
(f) The Board may appoint a subcommittee to serve as
a Complaint Committee to recommend the disposition of case files according to procedures established by rule;
(g) Hold at least 3 regular meetings each year; and
(h) The Board shall annually elect a Chairperson and
a Vice Chairperson who shall be licensed Illinois Professional Land Surveyors.
A quorum of the Board shall consist of 4 members. A quorum is required for all Board decisions.
Subject to the provisions of this Act, the Board may exercise the following duties as deemed necessary by the Department: (i) review education and experience qualifications of applicants, including conducting oral interviews; (ii) determine eligibility as a Professional Land Surveyor or Surveyor Intern; and (iii) submit to the Secretary recommendations on applicant qualifications for enrollment and licensure.
(Source: P.A. 100-171, eff. 1-1-18