CHAPTER 1

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 46

AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT NO.1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 58A, TITLE 29 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO LAWS REGULATING THE CONDUCT OF OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE TO PROVIDE FOR HANDLING OF MEDICAID FUNDS.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend 29, Del. C. 55854 by redesignating paragraph (g) as paragraph (h) and substituting a new paragraph (g) as follows:

"(g) No (i) State employee who is directly responsible for the expenditure of funds under the state's plan for the administration of medicaid funds, or (ii) individual who formerly was such an employee, or (iii) (partner of such an employee or individual shall commit any act with respect to said State plan which would be prohibited by 18 U.S.C. 5207 if committed with respect to any activity concerning the United States government."

Section 2. Amend 29 Del. C. 55855 by adding a new section to be designated as section (k):

"(k) No (i) state employee who is directly responsible for the expenditure of funds under the state plan for the administration of medicaid funds, or (ii) individual who formerly was such an employee, or (iii) partner of such an employee or individual, shall commit any act with respect to said State plan which would be prohibited by 18 U.S.C. 5208 if committed with respect to activity concerning the United States government."

Approved February 11, 1981.