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(225 ILCS 50/7)
(from Ch. 111, par. 7407)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2026)
(a) The following are exempt from this Act:
(1) Licensed physicians. This exemption, however,
does not apply to a physician's employee or subcontractor who is not a physician.
(2) Persons who only repair or manufacture hearing
instruments and their accessories for wholesale.
used by persons exempt from this Act to dispense
hearing instruments must meet
the annual calibration requirements and current standards set by the American
National Standards Institute.
(c) Audiologists licensed under the Illinois Speech-Language Pathology
and Audiology Practice Act are exempt from licensure under this Act, but are
otherwise subject to the practices and provisions of this Act.
(d) Hearing aid technicians are exempt from licensure under this Act but are otherwise subject to the practices and provisions of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 103-495, eff. 1-1-24