(225 ILCS 447/10-35)
    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2024)
    Sec. 10-35. 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. The 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.)