AB 1844 (Hernandez) – Benefit Fraud (Public Employee Benefits)

Assembly Bill

Makes it a crime for a person to make false material statements in connection with applying for and receiving public pension benefits. Requires public agencies to report to the State Contoller about the post-employment benefits they provide other than pensions (known as OPEBs), and requires the Controller to develop cost-efficient procedures to collect and report this information.

  • Version: Chaptered (Chapter 369, Statutes of 2008)
  • Sponsor: Governor’s Public Employee Post-Employment Benefits Commission
  • Location: Signed by Governor
  • Board Position: Support

CalSTRS Analysis:

Amended 03/12/2008

Amended 05/23/2008

Amended 06/11/2008

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