2010 Michigan Compiled Laws
Chapter 400 - SOCIAL SERVICES
Act 72 of 1977 - THE MEDICAID FALSE CLAIM ACT (400.601 - 400.615)

THE MEDICAID FALSE CLAIM ACT
Act 72 of 1977
AN ACT to prohibit fraud in the obtaining of benefits or payments in connection with the medical assistance program; to prohibit kickbacks or bribes in connection with the program; to prohibit conspiracies in obtaining benefits or payments; to authorize the attorney general to investigate alleged violations of this act; to provide for the appointment of investigators by the attorney general; to ratify prior appointments of attorney general investigators; to provide for civil actions to recover money received by reason of fraudulent conduct; to provide for receiverships of residential health care facilities; to prohibit retaliation; to provide for certain civil fines; and to prescribe remedies and penalties.


History: 1977, Act 72, Imd. Eff. July 27, 1977 ;-- Am. 1982, Act 518, Imd. Eff. Dec. 31, 1982 ;-- Am. 2005, Act 337, Imd. Eff. Jan. 3, 2006

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