HB1220 (CH0136)

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2016 Regular Session



Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Health Program Integrity and Recovery Activities

Sponsored by:

Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 136

Synopsis:Authorizing the Inspector General or a specified Assistant Inspector General in the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to subpoena any person or evidence, administer oaths, and take depositions and other testimony for the purpose of investigating fraud, waste, or abuse of departmental program funds; authorizing a specified court to take specified actions under specified circumstances if a person fails to comply with a specified order or subpoena; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Health and Government Operations Committee (By Request - Departmental - Health and Mental Hygiene) and Delegates Hammen, Angel, Barron, Bromwell, Cullison, Hayes, Hill, Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, McMillan, Miele, Morgan, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Rose, Sample-Hughes, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
By Request of the Governor
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingFinance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Auditors and Audits
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Federal Government
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Process Serving
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(2-503, 2-504.1, 2-701 through 2-705)

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