SMITH,MICHAEL AND DAVIS,MONIQUE.
OCC THERAPY-TEMPORARY PRACTICE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Occupational Therapy Practice Act. Increases
to one year (from 6 months) the length of authorized occupational
therapy practice by a license applicant who has not yet passed (nor
failed) the examination required for, but is otherwise qualified for,
licensure. Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB655 fails to create a State mandate
under the State Mandates Act.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Replaces the change proposed by the bill as introduced with
provisions requiring the Department, under specified circumstances, to
extend the 6 month period for the practice of occupational therapy by
a license applicant who has neither passed nor failed the examination
required for licensure.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dept. of Professional Reg.)
HB 655 has no measurable fiscal impact.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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