The Act gives prosecutors the power to freeze and seize the property of Medicaid fraud suspects. The Act also gives the Department of Medical Assistance the authority to prohibit persons previously convicted of Medicaid fraud from participating in the program.
"SOCIAL SERVICES Public Assistance: Bar Participation By Person Convicted of Violating of Georgia Medical Assistance Act; Create Medicaid Fraud Forfeiture Act to Freeze Assets of Fraud Suspects,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 14
, Article 23.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol14/iss1/23