LD 722 LR 1530(03)
An Act To Strengthen Penalties for Abuse of General Assistance
Fiscal Note for Bill as Engrossed with:
C "A" (S-204)
Committee: Health and Human Services
Fiscal Note
Minor cost increase - General Fund
Current biennium revenue increase - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
Requiring reimbursement of general assistance payments that were based on fraudulent applications may generate new revenue to the Department of Health and Human Services. The department may incur expenditures related to additional audit and administrative functions. These costs may be offset by reduced payments to individuals who do not immediately reimburse the program.