(225 ILCS 447/10-35)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2024)
Examination of applicants; forfeiture of fee.
(a) Applicants for licensure shall be examined as
provided by this Section if they are qualified to be examined
under this Act. All applicants taking the examination shall
be evaluated using the same standards as others who are
examined for the respective license.
(b) Examinations for licensure shall be held at such
time and place as the Department may determine, but shall be
held at least twice a year.
(c) Examinations shall test the amount of knowledge and
skill needed to perform the duties set forth in this Act and
be in the interest of the protection of the public.
Department may contract with a testing service for the
preparation and conduct of the examination.
(d) If an applicant neglects, fails, or refuses to take
an examination within one year after filing an application,
the fee shall be forfeited. However, an applicant may, after
the one-year period, make a new application for examination,
accompanied by the required fee. If an applicant fails to
pass the examination within 3 years after filing an
application, the application shall be denied. An applicant
may make a new application after the 3-year period.
(Source: P.A. 93-438, eff. 8-5-03