BURKE-SAVIANO-MOORE,EUGENE-PANKAU, JONES,LOU, HOEFT AND LOPEZ.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Practice Act to extend the sunset date of the Act to January 1, 2008.
Deletes specified fees and provides that the Department of
Professional Regulation shall set by rule fees imposed under the Act.
Allows the Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology to compel
an applicant or licensee to submit to a mental or physical examination
on a showing of a possible violation of the Act. Provides that the
Director of the Department may petition a court for an order to
enforce the Act. Makes technical changes. Reorganizes certain
provisions within the Act. Deletes obsolete language. Effective July
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Professional Reg.)
HB 860 will have no measurable fiscal impact.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
HB860 fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 3 (Dpt. Professional Regulation)
FY98 cost is approximately $100,000; fees will fully offset
costs and cost growth in future FYs.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Makes a technical change.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Further amends the Illinois Speech-Language Pathology and
Audiology Practice Act. Provides that the practice of speech-language
pathology includes currently specified procedures, as further provided
by rule. Allows the Department of Professional Regulation to further
provide by rule for the requirements for restoration of a license from
inactive status. Requires a person seeking restoration of an expired
license to first meet certain continuing education requirements.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0069
Last action date: 97-07-08
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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