NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Health & Human Services

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Monday, April 9, 2001

PLACE: E1.028

CHAIR: Senator Mike Moncrief

To consider the following:

HB 102            Maxey / et al.           SP: Moncrief
Relating to abolishing the electronic imaging program of the Texas
Department of Human Services.

SB 333            Moncrief
Relating to federal authorization for the possible expansion of
coverage under the state child health plan for certain low-income

SB 527            Moncrief
Relating to imposition of administrative penalties against assisted
living facilities.

SB 1041            Ellis, Rodney
Relating to services provided through telemedicine  for children
with special health care needs.

SB 1046            Moncrief
Relating to the enforcement powers of the Texas Department of
Health over food, drugs, devices, and cosmetics.

SB 1080            Moncrief
Relating to certain distressed or reconditioned food, drugs,
devices, and cosmetics and certain licensed persons.

SB 1246            Gallegos
Relating to the establishment of a community health center
revolving loan fund program.

SB 1264            Haywood
Relating to the scope of practice of a physician assistant acting
in a delegated practice.

SB 1265            Haywood
Relating to the delegation of prescription drug orders to physician
assistants and advanced practice nurses who provide health care
services at certain alternate practice sites.

SB 1269            Sibley
Relating to the licensing and regulation of clinical nutritionists;
providing a criminal penalty.

SB 1299            Lucio
Relating to the creation and duties of a task force on rate-setting
methodologies for the Medicaid and state child health plan

SB 1305            Harris
Relating to incorporating services for children with special health
care needs into the state child health plan for certain low-income

SB 1373            Moncrief
Relating to education and training programs for food service

SB 1386            Armbrister
Relating to the provision of mental health and mental retardation

SB 1483            Duncan
Relating to certain services provided through telemedicine.

SB 1496            Barrientos
Relating to the reassignment of the responsibilities of the Child
Care Development Board.

SB 1588            Moncrief
Relating to a preliminary examination for emergency detention
because of mental illness.

SB 1763            Moncrief
Relating to the provision of information about patient assistance
programs offered by pharmaceutical companies.

Pending Business:

SB 1411            Moncrief
Relating to dental services provided under the medical assistance



SB 931