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WITNESS LIST
Human Services Committee
April  10, 2007 - 10:00 AM
HB  322
 
    For:
Brady, Denise (mental Health America of Texas)
 
 
Gay, Clifford  (Self)
 
 
Kitchen, Ann (Indigent Care Collaboration of Central Texas, A Coalition of Safety Net Providers in Central Texas)
 
 
Rogoff, Regina  (Self)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Banning, Tom (Tx Academy of Family Physicians)
 
 
Berger, Ed (SETON Family of Hospitals)
 
 
Bristow, Steven (Parkland Health & Hospital System)
 
 
Crowe, Michael (Texas Border Coalition)
 
 
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
Graves, Tim (Texas Health Care Association)
 
 
Gunn, Cindy (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Hillier, King (Texas Association of Public & Non-Profit Hospitals)
 
 
Jamison, Mazie M. (Children's Medical Center Dallas)
 
 
Kolodzey, Patricia (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Lovelace, Joe (Texas Council of Community MHMR Centers)
 
 
Miller, Jeff  (Self and Advocacy Incorporated)
 
 
Moreno, Gabriela (CHRISTUS Health)
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Childrens Hospital)
 
 
Romero, Michelle (Texas Medical Association)
 
 
Sperry, Bryan (Childrens Hospital Association of Texas)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Young, Amy M. (Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities)
 
 
 
 
HB  322 - Committee Substitute  (Naishtat)
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Hayes, Aaryce (Advocacy Inc.)
 
 
 
 
HB  2042
 
    For:
Adkins, Sam, MD (Primary Care Coalition and Texas Medical Association)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Banning, Tom (Tx Academy of Family Physicians)
 
 
Berger, Ed (SETON Family of Hospitals)
 
 
Bristow, Steven (Parkland Health & Hospital System)
 
 
DeWitt, Lauren, R.Ph (The Citizens Commission on Human Rights)
 
 
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
Gunn, Cindy (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Hillier, King (Texas Association of Public & Non-Profit Hospitals)
 
 
Kolodzey, Patricia (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Kroll, Carrie (Texas Pediatric Society)
 
 
Moreno, Gabriela (CHRISTUS Health)
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital)
 
 
Romero, Michelle (Texas Medical Association)
 
 
 
 
HB  2539 - Committee Substitute  (Rose)
 
    For:
Stout, Mary Katherine (Texas Public Policy Foundation)
 
 
 
 
HB  2539
 
Against:
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Aldred, Tom (Texas Conservative Coalition)
 
 
Kolodzey, Patricia (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
 
 
HB  2540
 
    For:
Elrod, Susanne (TX Council of Community MHMR Centers)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Hernandez, Richard (Educare Community Living)
 
 
Hudsen, Greg (Private Providers Association of Texas)
 
 
Lovelace, Joe (Texas Council of Community MHMR Center)
 
 
 
 
HB  2540 - Committee Substitute  (Rose)
 
    For:
Smith, Carole (Private Providers Association of Texas)

 
    For:
West, Darian S.  (Self)
 
 
 
 
HB  2691
 
    For:
Bower, Bruce P.  (Self and Alternatives to guardianship, Inc.)
 
 
Hayes, Aaryce (Advocacy Inc.)
 
 
Higgins, Carlos  (Self and Texas Silver-Haired Legislature)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Brady, Denise (Mental Health America of Texas)
 
 
 
 
HB  2852
 
    For:
Wolfe, Jared (Texas Association of Health Plans)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Stout, Mary Katherine (Texas Public Policy Foundation)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Banning, Tom (Tx Academy of Family Physicians)
 
 
Barker, Conni (De Pelchin Children's Center)
 
 
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
Gunn, Cindy (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Jamison, Mazie M. (Children's Medical Center Dallas)
 
 
Kolodzey, Patricia (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Kroll, Carrie (Texas Pediatric Society)
 
 
Martin, Marisa (Scott & White Center for Healthcare Policy)
 
 
Tripp, Amy (Texans Care for Children)
 
 
 
 
HB  2853
 
    For:
wolfe, Jared (Texas Association of Health Plans)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Stout, Mary Katherine (Texas Public Policy Foundation)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Banning, Tom (Tx Academy of Family Physicians)
 
 
Dunkelberg, Anne (Center for Public Policy Priorities)
 
 
Gunn, Cindy (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Jamison, Mazie M. (Children's Medical Center Dallas)
 
 
Kolodzey, Patricia (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Kroll, Carrie (Texas Pediatric Society)
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital)
 
 
Romero, Michelle (Texas Medical Association)
 
 
Rose, Denise (Texas Children's Health Plan)
 
 
Tripp, Amy (Texans Care for Children)
 
 
 
 
HB  3261
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Gunn, Cindy (Memorial Hermann Healthcare System)
 
 
Jamison, Mazie M. (Children's Medical Center Dallas)
 
 
Kolodzey, Patricia (Texas Hospital Association)
 
 
Moreno, Gabriela (CHRISTUS Health)
 
 
Perkins, Vicki (CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital)
 
 
Romero, Michelle (Texas Medical Association)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Traylor, Chris (HHSC)
 
 
 
 
HB  3730
 
    For:
DeWitt, Lauren, R.Ph (Citizens Commission on Human Rights)
 
 
Spiller, Lee (Citizens Commission on Human Rights)
 
 
 
 
 
Against:
Barker, Conni (DePelchin Children's Center)
 
 
Bresnen, Steve (Federation of Texas Psychiatry; TMA)
 
 
Gay, Clifford  (Self)
 
 
 
 
 
     On:
Hayes, Aaryce (Advocacy Inc., Mental Health America, Tx Mental Health Consumers, Nationally Alliance for Mental Illness Tx, Depressive BiPolar Support Alliance, Pro)
 
 
 
 
SB  199
 
    For:
Ferris, Beth (Texas Advocates for Nursing Home Residents)
 
 
Gadberry, Gavin (Texas Health Care Association)
 
 
Higgins, Carlos  (Self and Texas Silver-Haired Legislature)

 
    For:
Long, Dianne M (Care for Elders and One Voice)
 
 
 
 
 
Registering, but not testifying:
 
    For:
Camp, Torie (Texas Association Against Sexual Assault)
 
 
DeWitt, Lauren, RPh (The Citizens Commission on Human Rights)
 
 
Dykes, Janice (National Association of Social Workers/ Texas Chapter)
 
 
Hayes, Aaryce (Advocacy Inc.)
 
 
Linial, George (Texas Assn of Homes & Services for the Aging)
 
 
Romero, Michelle (Texas Medical Association)
 
 
Spiller, Lee (Citizens Commission on Human Rights)
 
 
Vasek, Heather (Texas Association for Home Care)
 
 
 
 
 
Against:
Hernandez, Benny (American Civil Liberties Union of Texas)