Title 42: Public Health
CHAPTER V: OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL-HEALTH CARE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER B: OIG AUTHORITIES
PART 1008: ADVISORY OPINIONS BY THE OIG
Subpart F: Scope and Effect of OIG Advisory Opinions
1008.55 - Admissibility of evidence.
(a) The failure of a party to seek an advisory opinion may not be introduced into evidence to prove that the party intended to violate the provisions of sections 1128, 1128A or 1128B of the Act.
(b) An advisory opinion may not be introduced into evidence by a person or entity that was not the requestor of the advisory opinion to prove that the person or entity did not violate the provisions of sections 1128, 1128A or 1128B of the Act or any other law.
[62 FR 7357, Feb. 19, 1997, as amended at 63 FR 38326, July 16, 1998]