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Original name: Gesetz zur Bekämpfung von Korruption im Gesundheitswesen
Name: Act to combat the corruption in healthcare.
Country: Germany
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-05-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2016-06-03, vol. 25, pp. 1254-1256
ISN: DEU-2016-L-103995
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2016-06-03, vol. 25, pp. 1254-1256
Act on-line in German Act on-line in German Gesetze im Internet, Federal Ministry of Justice - Bundesministerium der Justiz, Germany PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-04-04)
Abstract/Citation: The Law is meant to eliminate the regulatory gap for unfair repression in the case of prescription, delivery or delivery decisions in academic and health care professions. Creates a concept of new offenses of bribery and corruption in health care, cancelation of differentiation between corruption and bribery. Strengthening the Medical Associations to combat malpractice in the health sector, through institutionalization and reporting requirements.
Article 1. Amendment to the Penal Code
Article 2. Amendment to the Courts Constitution Act
Article 3. Amendment to the Social Code - Book V - Statutory Health Insurance
Article 4. Entry into force.
Amended text(s):

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