SB 1232: Public Assistance Fraud
GENERAL BILL by Baxley
Public Assistance Fraud; Revising the maximum reward paid to persons providing certain information leading to the recovery of certain fraudulent public assistance payments; directing state-retained shares of recovered public assistance overpayments to be held in the Federal Grants Trust Fund; revising the definition of the term “criminal justice agency” to include the fraud investigations component of the department, etc.
Last Action: 1/11/2018 Senate - Introduced -SJ 142
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 143
• Introduced -SJ 142
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