HB0509

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland False Claims Act of 2013

Sponsored by:

Delegate Arora

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn


Synopsis: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 provided for in specified provisions of the Act; authorizing a person and the governmental entity to file a civil action against a person who makes a specified false claim under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Arora, Smigiel, Afzali, Anderson, Barkley, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, Elliott, Frush, McDermott, Niemann, Reznik, B. Robinson, Rosenberg, and Sophocleus
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Agents and Brokers
Attorneys
Attorneys' Fees
Attorney General
Baltimore City
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Comptroller
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Court Costs
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Damages
Disclosure
Discrimination
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fraud -see also- Forgery
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Harassment
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Judges
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Procurement
Public Information
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Reports
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
State Employees
Statutes of Limitation
Treasurers
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Government
(12-601 through 12-611)

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.
ChamberCalendar DateLegislative DateActionProceedings
House1/30/20131/30/2013First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
3/20/20133/20/2013Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.