TITLE 89: SOCIAL SERVICES
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTHCARE AND FAMILY SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER d: MEDICAL PROGRAMS
PART 140 MEDICAL PAYMENT
SECTION 140.1320 PENALTIES
Section 140.1320 Penalties
a) The Department may recover a civil penalty in an amount not to exceed $2,000 for each benefit or payment received, in addition to any other penalties provided by law.
b) A written notice of penalty assessment shall be sent to the person against whom the penalty is to be assessed. Each notice of penalty assessment shall include:
1) the amount of the penalty being assessed;
2) a description of the circumstances that led to the assessment of the penalty; and
3) a citation to the provision of the Act or the rule the person has violated.
(Source: Added at 36 Ill. Reg. 7545, effective May 7, 2012)