GA SB321 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Passed on May 3 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-05-03 - Act 352
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 49-4-168.1 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to civil penalties for false or fraudulent Medicaid claims, so as to increase the civil penalties that shall be imposed in order to allow this state to recover the maximum penalty authorized by federal law; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Medicaid Claims; false or fraudulent; recover the maximum penalty authorized by federal law; increase the civil penalties


Roll Calls

2018-03-29 - Senate - Senate Vote #788 (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 9 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-03-15 - House - House Vote #712 (Y: 152 N: 5 NV: 6 Abs: 17) [PASS]
2018-01-30 - Senate - Senate Vote #410 (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2018-05-03 Act 352
2018-05-03SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-05SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2018-03-29SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2018-03-15HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-03-15HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-03-07HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-02-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-01-31HouseHouse First Readers
2018-01-30SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2018-01-30SenateSenate Third Read
2018-01-24SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-01-23SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2018-01-11SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-01-10SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments