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(b) Service as an apprentice under a registered embalmer or an attempt to serve as an apprentice under a registered embalmer without a certificate of registration as an apprentice; (c) Permitting any person in one's employ, supervision or control, to practice embalming, unless that person has a certificate of registration as a registered embalmer; (d) Permitting any person in one’s employ, supervision or control, to serve as an apprentice under a registered embalmer unless that person has a certificate of registration as a registered apprentice; (e) The obtaining of, or an attempt to obtain, a certificate of registration, or practice in the profession, or money, or any other thing of value, by fraudulent representation; (f) The making of any wilfully false oath or affirmation whenever an oath or affirmation is required by this Act; (g) The violation of the provisions of section 8 of this Act. All fines and penalties shall inure to the Department of Registration and Education. § 15. The Department of Registration and Education shall keep a record, which shall be open to public inspection at all reasonable times, of its proceedings relating to the issuance, refusal, renewal, suspension and revocation of certificates of registration. This record shall, also, contain the name, known place of business and residence, and the date and number of the certificate of registration of every registered embalmer and registered apprentice in this State. § 16. “An Act providing for the regulation of the embalming and disposal of dead bodies, for a system of examination, registration and licensing of embalmers, and imposing penalties for the violation of any of its provisions,” approved May 13, 1905, in force July 1, 1905, as amended, is repealed. § 17. This Act may be known and cited as “The Illinois Embalming Act”. APPROVED June 24, 1919.

EMPLOYMENT. EMPOYMENT OFFICES AND AGENCIES. § 1. Amends section 1, Act of 1903. § 1. Creation of offices in certain cities — purpose name.

(House, BILL No. 25. APPRoved JUNE 11, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend section 1 of an Act entitled: “An Act relating to employment offices and agencies,” approved and in force May 11, 1903, as amended. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Ilinois. represented in the General Assembly: That section 1 of an Act entitled: “An Act relating to employment offices and agencies,” approved and in force May 11, 1903, as amended, is hereby amended to read as follows: § 1. That free employment offices are hereby created as follows: One in each city of not less than fifty thousand population; one in two or more contiguous cities or towns having an aggregate or combined population of not less than fifty thousand population, and in each city containing a population of one million or over, one central office with as many departments as would be practical to handle the various classes of labor and sugh branch offices not to exceed four at any one time, the location of branch offices to be approved by the Governor, for the purpose of receiving applications of persons seeking employment and applications of persons seeking to employ labor. Such offices shall be designated and known as Illinois Free Employment Offices.

APPROVED June 11, 1919.

REHABILITATION IN INDUSTRY OF DISCHAFGED SAILORS AND SOLDIERS.

§ 1. Employer to file statement with § 4. Penalty for failing to furnish inDirector of Labor. formation.

§ 2. Director of Labor to investigate § 5. Emergency. re-employment.

§ 3. Department of Labor to enforce Act.

(SENATE BILL No. 121. APPROVED JUNE 21, 1918.)

AN ACT to authorize the Director of Labor to secure information for statistical purposes and to promote the rehabilitation in industry of discharged sailors and soldiers. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That every employer of labor, employing five or more employees shall annually between the 1st day of January, and the 15th day thereof, or, upon the request of the Director of Labor in case of an emergency, or where employment is in an occupation seasonal in character, file with the Director of Labor a statement on a blank to be furnished by the Department of Labor, which statement shall set forth facts substantially, as follows:

1. Name of employer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2. Nature of business. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3. Is ownership individual, corporate or partnership?. . . . . . . . . . 4. Name of manager or acting executive officer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5. Address. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6. Furnish the following data: Over 16 Yrs. Under 16 Yrs. - Male. Female–Male. Female–Total "sual No. employees. . . . . . . . . . . . . . - | "sual No. hrs, employment per *

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7. No. of employees who left your employment to enter naval or military service of the U. S., between April 25, 1917 and November 13, 1918 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8. No of such former employees who have been re-employed. . . . . . § 2. The Director of Labor is hereby authorized and directed to investigate the matter of re-employment of soldiers and sailors honorably discharged from the military or naval service of the United States, in order to bring about and to promote their speedy restoration to the industrial status formerly occupied by them. To that end he shall make use of all available information disclosed by records and statistics of his office, and he shall wherever and whenever possible and practicable advise with, and mediate between, employers and such discharged soldiers and sailors and he shall co-operate with patriotic organizations in efforts to bring about a prompt rehabilitation in industry of such discharged soldiers and sailors; he shall from time to time make such recommendations to employers as shall be deemed fit and reasonable in order to advance and promote such. replacements in industry as shall be most advantageous to soldiers and sailors discharged from naval or military service of the United States. § 3. It shall be the duty of the State Department of Labor to enforce the provisions of this Act and to classify the information thereby received, for statistical purposes and for such other purposes as are authorized by this Act: Provided that in no case shall the statistics be so arranged, or information so used as to reveal the affairs of any single employer. § 4. Any employer failing or refusing to furnish the information as provided herein shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and shall, upon conviction, be fined a sum not less than $5.00 nor more than $25.00. § 5. This Act shall become effective upon its passage and ap: proval. APPROVED June 21, 1919.

REHABILITATION OF PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED PERSON.S.

§ 1. Definition. ; 3. Shall employ such persons as may be necessary. § 2. Duties and powers of Department of Public Welfare. § 4. To promulgate rules and regulations.

(SENATE BILL No. 449. APPROVED JUNH 28, 1919.)

AN ACT in relation to the rehabilitation of physically handicapped persons.

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: It shall be the duty of the Department of Public Welfare to direct, as hereinafter provided, the rehabilitation of every physically handicapped person, sixteen (16) years of age or over, residing in the State of Illinois.

“A physical handicapped person” shall mean any person who, by reason of a physical defect or infirmity, whether congential or acquire by accident, injury or disease, is, or may be expected to be, incapitated for remunerative occupation.

“Rehabilitation” shall mean the rendering of a person physically handicapped, fit to engage in a remunerative occupation. “Person residing in the State of Illinois” shall mean any person who is and has been domiciled within the State for one year or more. This Act, however, shall not be construed to apply to aged or helpless persons requiring permanent custodial care, or to blind persons under the care of the State, or to deaf persons under the care of the State, or to any epileptic or feeble-minded person or to any person who may, in the judgment of the Department of Public Welfare, not be susceptible of such rehabilitation. § 2. The Department of Public Welfare shall have power, and it shall be its duty: (a) To establish relations with all public and private hospitals to receive prompt and complete reports of any persons under treatment in such hospitals for any injury or disease that may permanently impair their earning capacity. The persons thus reported shall be visited by representatives of the Department of Public Welfare who shall make records of their condition and report to the Department of Public Welfare. The Department of Public Welfare shall then determine whether the person is susceptible of rehabilitation. Such persons as may be found so susceptible shall be acquainted by the Department of Public Welfare with the rehabilitation facilities offered by the State and the benefits of entering upon remunerative work at an early date. Any person who chooses to take advantage of these rehabilitation facilities shall be registered with the Department of Public Welfare, and a record shall be kept of every such person and the measures taken for his or her rehabilitation. The Department of Public Welfare shall offer to any such person counsel regarding the selection of a suitable occupation and of an appropriate course of training, and shall initiate definite plans for beginning rehabilitation as soon as the physical condition of the person permits. (b) To arrange with the Department of Labor to receive reports of all cases of injuries received by emploves in the course of employment which may result in permanent disability. The persons thus known to be injured shall he visited, examined, registered and advised in the same manner and for the same purposes as specified in Clause (a) of this section. (c) To receive applications of any physically handicapped persons residing within the State for advice and assistance regarding their rehabilitation. The persons thus known to be physically handicapped shall be visited, examined and advised in the same manner and for the same purposes as specified in Clause (a) of this section. (d) To make a survey to ascertain the number and condition of physically handicapped persons within the State. The persons thus known to be physically handicapped shall be visited, examined, registered, and advised in the same manner and for the same purposes as specified in Clause (a) of this section. (e) To arrange for such therapeutic treatment as may be necessary for the rehabilitation of any physically handicapped person registered with the Department of Public Welfare.

(f) To procure and furnish at cost to physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare, artificial limbs and other orthopedic and prosthetic appliances, to be paid for in easy installments. (g) To establish, equip, maintain and operate in one of the large cities in the State, a School of Rehabilitation, and to establish, equip, maintain and operate branches of the school at such other places as may in the judgment of the Department of Public Welfare be necessary. There shall be provided at the school and its branches courses of training in selected occupation for physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare whose physical condition may, in the judgment of the Department of Public Welfare, require special courses of training to render them fit to engage in remunerative employment and who are assigned by the Department of Public Welfare to the school or to any of its branches for the purpose of such special training. The Department of Public Welfare shall make the necessary rules for the proper conduct and management of the school and its branches; shall have control and care of the building and grounds used by the State for the school and its branches, and shall prescribe the course and methods of training to be given at the school and its branches. (h) To arrange with the State and local school authorities for training courses in the public schools of the State in selected occupations for physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare. (i) To arrange with any educational institution for training courses in selected occupations for physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare. (j) To arrange with any public or private organization or commercial, industrial or agricultural establishment for training courses in selected occupations for physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare. (k) To provide for the maintenance, during the prescribed period of training, of physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare: Provided, that the cost of such maintenance shall not exceed ten dollars ($10.00) per week for twenty weeks, unless an extension of time is granted by the Department of Public Welfare. (l) To arrange for social service to and for the visiting of physically handicapped persons registered with the Department or Public Welfare and their families in their homes during the period of treatment and training and after its completion, and to give advice regarding any matter that may effect rehabilitation. (m) To co-operate with the Department of Labor in the placement in remunerative employment of physically handicapped persons registered with the Department of Public Welfare. (n). To conduct investigations and surveys of the several industries located in the State to ascertain the occupations within each industry, in which physically handicapped persons can enter upon remunerative employment under favorable conditions and work with

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