Georgia Senate
SB 112 - Public Assistance - penalties for wrongful receipt

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Hooks, George Walker, Charles W Turner, Loyce W
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F/R: 01/23/95 L/A: 01/23/95 S - Read 1st time
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A bill to amend Code Section 49-4-15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fraud in obtaining and wrongful receipt of public assistance and benefits, so as to change provisions relating to definitions of criminal offenses and penalties; to specifically provide that it shall be a criminal offense for any person to accept assistance and benefits with the knowledge that he or she is not eligible for such assistance or benefits.

Actions Taken

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