HB 3668

An Act relating to Medicaid fraud; amending 22 O.S. 2021, Section 152, as amended by Section 1, Chapter 174, O.S.L. 2022 (22 O.S. Supp. 2023, Section 152), which relates to statute of limitations for criminal procedure; including adult sexual abuse to all sexual abuse crimes; amending 22 O.S. 2021, Section 1402, which relates to definitions in the Oklahoma Racketeer-Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act; adding to definition to include neglect and abuse to elderly adults; adding to definition to include Medicaid fraud; amending 56 O.S. 2021, Section 1006, which relates to penalty for Medicaid fraud; decreasing the dollar threshold amount for a felony and misdemeanor; adding the fine and imprisonment amounts; and providing an effective date. (FIL )

Status:
Eligible for Floor Vote

Location: 
House Floor

Session:
2024 Regular Session

NOTES

Heavily penalizes Medicaid fraud. Those who are found to have committed fraud required to pay back three times the claimed and received money, or $10,000, whichever is higher. Three year prison also possible. 

"Person" is defined as any entity from individuals to corporations. 

February 3, 2024

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Nicole Miller – HD 82
Paul Rosino – SD 45

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