(a) A health care provider commits an offense if the person knowingly charges an insurance carrier an amount greater than that normally charged for similar treatment to a payor outside the workers’ compensation system, except for mandated or negotiated charges.
(b) An offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.
Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.