HB 563/FN (BR 28) - S. Lee, R. Bunch, K. King, D. Mayfield
AN ACT relating to public assistance fraud prevention.
Create new sections of KRS Chapter 205 to limit purchases with public assistance benefits; to the extent allowed by federal law, require persons in violation to reimburse the cabinet and be subject to sanctions; require public assistance recipients to be notified of prohibited purchases and provided an opportunity for a hearing; require the cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations; prohibit retail establishments from accepting payment for certain purchases with public assistance benefits; set fines for violations.
Mar 4-introduced in House
Mar 5-to Health & Welfare (H)