Investigation of Medicaid Abuses
number of statutory and regulatory steps were taken during and
subsequent to the Commissionís investigations, interim reports and
public hearings. These actions included the Legislatureís enactment of a
New Jersey Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act, as well as a law
increasing maximum penalties for bilking the Medicaid program through
over billing and false billing.
Many of the Commissionís recommendations were adopted by the Division of
Medical Assistance and Health Services as a result of the SCIís six
reports and its public hearings in June 1975 and January, May and
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