20.10. Welfare Fraud - Filing Without Crediting
This is a Florida Jury Instructions form that can be used for 20 Fraud within Criminal.
Last updated: 2/28/2006
20.10 WELFARE FRAUD - FILING WITHOUT CREDITING 414.39(4), Fla. Stat. To prove the crime of [crime charged], the State must prove the following element: 1. [Name of defendant] knowingly filed a claim for services to a recipient of benefits under a state or federally funded assistance program without crediting the state or its agents for payments received from social security, insurance or other sources. DEFINITION: Knowingly means with actual knowledge and understanding of the facts or the truth. OPTIONAL DEFINITION: Knowingly means an act done voluntarily and intentionally and not because of mistake or accident or other innocent reason.