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HB-6705

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HOUSING, HUMAN SERVICES AND PUBLIC HEALTH.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 8790


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: See below

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment eliminates the provision of the underlying bill that expanded the scope of the False Claims Act. It is unclear if this will impact the Department of Social Services' ability to achieve the budgeted Medicaid fraud savings of $65.5 million in FY 14 and $103.4 million in FY 15.

The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.