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§ 1417. Fraud reporting to Inspector General

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 62 P.S. Poor Persons and Public WelfareEffective: December 17, 2009

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 62 P.S. Poor Persons and Public Welfare (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 1. Human Services Code (Refs & Annos)
Article XIV. Fraud and Abuse Control (Refs & Annos)
Effective: December 17, 2009
62 P.S. § 1417
§ 1417. Fraud reporting to Inspector General
(a) If an employe of a county assistance office who has reason to believe a recipient or applicant of public assistance is committing fraud or providing false information in order to receive public assistance benefits, including, but not limited to, medical assistance, cash assistance and food stamps, the county assistance office employe shall make a fraud report directly to the Office of Inspector General.
(b) The county assistance employe shall not be subject to any sanctions for making a fraud report.

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1967, June 13, P.L 31, No. 21, art. 14, § 1417, added 2009, Dec. 17, P.L. 598, No. 54, § 7, imd. effective.
62 P.S. § 1417, PA ST 62 P.S. § 1417
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 20. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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