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OIG Guidelines for Evaluating State False Claims Acts

Guidelines on how the OIG would determine whether a State law meets the requirements of section 1909(b) of the Social Security Act (Act) and provide specificity regarding OIG's reviews when evaluating a State law and are based on OIG's experience in reviewing over 28 different State laws.

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Issued by: Office of Inspector General (OIG)

Issue Date: March 15, 2013

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