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 Bill Status of HB5353  103rd General Assembly


Short Description:  DFPR-LICENSURE-VARIOUS

House Sponsors
Rep. Bob Morgan - Stephanie A. Kifowit - Lance Yednock - Dan Swanson, Lindsey LaPointe, Gregg Johnson, Dave Vella, Dagmara Avelar, Paul Jacobs and Harry Benton

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Suzy Glowiak Hilton - Mike Porfirio)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/18/2024SenateReferred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 20/7from Ch. 111, par. 6357
225 ILCS 20/8from Ch. 111, par. 6358
225 ILCS 20/9.2 new
225 ILCS 20/11from Ch. 111, par. 6361
225 ILCS 20/11.5 new
225 ILCS 20/12.7 new
225 ILCS 55/30from Ch. 111, par. 8351-30
225 ILCS 55/35from Ch. 111, par. 8351-35
225 ILCS 55/42 new
225 ILCS 55/45from Ch. 111, par. 8351-45
225 ILCS 55/47 new
225 ILCS 107/35
225 ILCS 107/40
225 ILCS 107/47 new
225 ILCS 107/50
225 ILCS 107/52 new
225 ILCS 107/72 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Clinical Social Work and Social Work Practice Act, the Marriage and Family Therapy Licensing Act, and the Professional Counselor and Clinical Professional Counselor Licensing and Practice Act. Provides that an applicant for an original license to practice who meets the prima facie requirements for licensure may be issued a temporary license to practice while the application is pending. Provides that a person who notifies the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, in writing on forms prescribed by the Department, may place the person's license on inactive status and shall be excused from the payment of renewal fees until the person notifies the Department in writing of the intention to resume active practice. Provides that the Department shall immediately, upon application, restore the license of any individual whose license has expired or is on inactive status for 5 years or less if the individual does not have a history of disciplinary action taken against the person's license. Provides that the Department shall establish and maintain a resident endorsement schedule, which shall be a comprehensive list of jurisdictions whose licensing requirements for licensees are substantially equivalent to the requirements imposed on residents of this State. Makes conforming and other changes.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
225 ILCS 20/7from Ch. 111, par. 6357
225 ILCS 20/9.2 new
225 ILCS 20/11from Ch. 111, par. 6361
225 ILCS 20/11.5 new
225 ILCS 20/12.7 new
225 ILCS 55/30from Ch. 111, par. 8351-30
225 ILCS 55/42 new
225 ILCS 55/45from Ch. 111, par. 8351-45
225 ILCS 55/47 new
225 ILCS 107/35
225 ILCS 107/47 new
225 ILCS 107/50
225 ILCS 107/52 new
225 ILCS 107/72 new
Adds reference to:
20 ILCS 5/5-10was 20 ILCS 5/2.1
20 ILCS 5/5-715
20 ILCS 5/5-717 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. In provisions concerning expedited licensure for service members and spouses, provides that the military liaison's responsibilities include the management and oversight of all military portability licenses. Provides that the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation is authorized to issue a professional portability license to (1) a service member who is an out-of-state licensee and is under official United States military orders to relocate to the State of Illinois or (2) an out-of-state licensee whose spouse is a service member under official United States military orders to relocate to the State of Illinois. Provides the qualifications for a professional portability license. Provides that a professional portability license is subject to all statutes, rules, and regulations governing the license. Defines terms. Allows the Department to adopt rules to implement professional portability licenses. Amends the Clinical Social Work and Social Work Practice Act, the Marriage and Family Therapy Licensing Act, and the Professional Counselor and Clinical Professional Counselor Licensing and Practice Act. Provides that the Department shall approve all examination applications and notify the relevant testing authorities of the applicant's authorization to take the exam. Provides that approval to take the examination is not approval of the application. In the Clinical Social Work and Social Work Practice Act, removes the requirement that an applicant has one year from the date of notification of successful completion of the examination to apply to the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation for a license. Makes other changes.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2024HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
  2/9/2024HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2024HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/16/2024HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Bob Morgan
  3/5/2024HouseAssigned to Health Care Licenses Committee
  4/1/2024HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Bob Morgan
  4/1/2024HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/2/2024HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Health Care Licenses Committee
  4/3/2024HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Health Care Licenses Committee; by Voice Vote
  4/3/2024HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Health Care Licenses Committee; 011-000-000
  4/3/2024HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lance Yednock
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Swanson
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lindsey LaPointe
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Gregg Johnson
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Vella
  4/10/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dagmara Avelar
  4/11/2024HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/11/2024HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul Jacobs
  4/16/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Benton
  4/17/2024HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 113-000-000
  4/18/2024SenateArrive in Senate
  4/18/2024SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/18/2024SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Suzy Glowiak Hilton
  4/18/2024SenateFirst Reading
  4/18/2024SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/18/2024SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Mike Porfirio

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