Medicaid matters.

Authors: Senator Ryan Mishler, Senator Ed Charbonneau, Senator Brandt Hershman

Co-authors: Senator Frank Mrvan, Senator Lonnie Randolph

Sponsors: Representative Edward Clere

Co-Sponsors: Representative Timothy Brown, Representative Charlie Brown, Representative Steven Davisson

Advisors: Senator Ed Charbonneau, Senator Greg Taylor


Makes certain procedural changes to the false claims act and Medicaid false claims act to remove inconsistencies and comply with federal law. Designates the office of the secretary of family and social services as the single state agency for the administration of the Medicaid program and removes the designation from the office of Medicaid policy and planning.