- Maryland False Claims Act
- Sponsored by
- The Speaker (By Request - Office of the Attorney General) and Delegates Smith, Vallario, Rosenberg, Afzali, Anderson, Atterbeary, Barron, Beidle, Branch, Campos, Dumais, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Hettleman, Hill, C. Howard, Jalisi, Kittleman, Kramer, Lafferty, Lierman, Lisanti, McCray, Moon, Morales, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, B. Robinson, Sydnor, Tarlau, Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Vaughn, Vogt, Waldstreicher, M. Washington, and Zucker
- Veto sustained (0-141)
- Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
Prohibiting specified actions constituting false claims against a governmental entity; providing specified penalties for making false claims; requiring the court to consider and give special attention to specified factors in determining the amount of fines and penalties to be levied under the Act; authorizing a person and the governmental entity to file a civil action against a person that makes a specified false claim under specified circumstances; providing for the prospective application of the Act; etc.
( 8-101 through 8-111 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:28 PM