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Concerning the medicaid fraud control unit (Dhingra, Keiser, Walsh)

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EFFECT OF CHANGES OF 1ST SUBSTITUTE:
Removes the section of the bill that would make the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit a law enforcement agency for the purpose of accepting mandatory reports of vulnerable adult abuse.

HOUSE COMMITTEE (Judiciary) AMENDMENTS:
Provides that the Department of Social and Health Services and law enforcement agencies that receive reports of suspected abandonment, abuse, financial exploitation, or neglect of a vulnerable adult from mandatory reporters may share the reports in a timely manner with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.

Hearing Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 -- 8:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=6051&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)