COMMITTEE:   Public Health 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Thursday, May 05, 2011 

PLACE:       E2.028 
CHAIR:       Rep. Lois Kolkhorst 


The five day posting rule was suspended so the Committee on Public Health could meet on May 5, 2011 in room E2.028 to consider the previously posted agenda and the following bills:



SB 189        Nelson                 
Relating to the eligibility of certain aliens for a license to practice medicine in this state.

SB 190        Nelson | et al.        
Relating to the licensing and regulation of physicians, physician assistants, acupuncturists, and surgical assistants.

SB 191        Nelson                 
Relating to disposition of a contested case by the Texas Medical Board.

SB 227        Nelson                 
Relating to the nondisciplinary resolution of certain complaints filed against physicians.

SB 240        Huffman | et al.       
Relating to examination requirements for certain applicants for a license to practice medicine.

SB 256        Nelson                 
Relating to requiring a private autopsy facility to post a notice for filing a complaint against a physician; providing a penalty.

SB 263        Carona                 
Relating to the revocation, suspension, or restriction of the license of a physician placed on deferred adjudication community supervision or arrested for certain offenses.

SB 1661       Duncan                 
Relating to the regulation of health organizations certified by the Texas Medical Board; imposing an administrative penalty.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.