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Public Act 095-0079




Public Act 095-0079
HB0808 Enrolled LRB095 10044 DRJ 30258 b

    AN ACT concerning regulation.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Assisted Living and Shared Housing Act is
amended by changing Section 35 as follows:
    (210 ILCS 9/35)
    Sec. 35. Issuance of license.
    (a) Upon receipt and review of an application for a license
and review of the applicant establishment, the Director may
issue a license if he or she finds:
        (1) that the individual applicant, or the corporation,
    partnership, or other entity if the applicant is not an
    individual, is a person responsible and suitable to operate
    or to direct or participate in the operation of an
    establishment by virtue of financial capacity, appropriate
    business or professional experience, a record of lawful
    compliance with lawful orders of the Department and lack of
    revocation of a license issued under this Act or the
    Nursing Home Care Act during the previous 5 years;
        (2) that the establishment is under the supervision of
    a full-time director who is at least 21 years of age with
    ability, training, and education appropriate to meet the
    needs of the residents and to manage the operations of the
    establishment and who participates in ongoing training for
    these purposes;
        (3) that the establishment has staff sufficient in
    number with qualifications, adequate skills, education,
    and experience to meet the 24 hour scheduled and
    unscheduled needs of residents and who participate in
    ongoing training to serve the resident population;
        (4) that all employees who are subject to the Health
    Care Worker Background Check Act direct care staff meet the
    requirements of that the Health Care Worker Background
    Check Act;
        (5) that the applicant is in substantial compliance
    with this Act and such other requirements for a license as
    the Department by rule may establish under this Act;
        (6) that the applicant pays all required fees;
        (7) that the applicant has provided to the Department
    an accurate disclosure document in accordance with the
    Alzheimer's Special Care Disclosure Act and in substantial
    compliance with Section 150 of this Act.
    Any license issued by the Director shall state the physical
location of the establishment, the date the license was issued,
and the expiration date. All licenses shall be valid for one
year, except as provided in Section 40. Each license shall be
issued only for the premises and persons named in the
application, and shall not be transferable or assignable.
(Source: P.A. 93-141, eff. 7-10-03.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 8/13/2007