IDFPR misses deadline to procure new professional licensing system

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) – Some people looking to renew their license through the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) have had to wait months.

“This has been going on for years, and people’s lives shouldn’t be played with,” House Minority Leader Tony McCombie (R-Savanna), said.

In the past, the agency has cited their outdated licensing system for delays. To address that, Governor Pritzker signed legislation in December giving the agency ninety days to enter a contract with a vendor to obtain a new one.

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