COMMITTEE:   Public Health 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 06, 2011 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Lois Kolkhorst 


HB 13         Kolkhorst
Relating to the Medicaid program and alternate methods of providing health services to low-income persons in this state.

HB 1034       Shelton                
Relating to unlawful acts against and criminal offenses involving the Medicaid program.

HB 1138       Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.   
Relating to the expansion of the Women's Health Program demonstration project and implementation of related outreach activities.

HB 1248       Villarreal | et al.    
Relating to the provision of certain dental services to children at certain schools under the medical assistance program.

HB 1478       Woolley                
Relating to the extension of the women's health program demonstration project.

HB 1720       Davis, John            
Relating to improving health care provider accountability and efficiency under the child health plan and Medicaid programs.

HB 2092       King, Susan | et al.   
Relating to self-directed and semi-independent status of certain health care regulatory agencies; making an appropriation.

HB 2245       Zerwas                 
Relating to physician incentive programs to reduce hospital emergency room use for non-emergent conditions by Medicaid recipients.

HB 2368       Parker                 
Relating to copayments under the medical assistance program.

HB 2722       Perry                  
Relating to the state Medicaid program as the payor of last resort.

HB 3127       Naishtat               
Relating to a Medicaid hospital level of care waiver program for certain medically fragile individuals.

HB 3136       Shelton                
Relating to greater flexibility over the administration and operation of the Medicaid program.

HB 3678       Brown                  
Relating to implementation of certain cost-saving measures for the Medicaid vendor drug program and child health plan program prescription drug benefits.

HB 3744       Gonzales, Veronica     
Relating to the reimbursement methodology used for certain services provided to Medicaid recipients.

HB 2272       Anchia                 
Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 2273       Anchia                 
Relating to the continuation and functions of the State Committee of Examiners in the Fitting and Dispensing of Hearing Instruments; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 2576       Truitt                 
Relating to the amount charged by certain health care facilities for health care services and supplies provided to consumers receiving outpatient care.

HB 114        McClendon | et al.
Relating to designating April as Minority Cancer Awareness Month.

HB 2478       Perry
Relating to the provision of nonemergency medical services to Medicaid recipients and reimbursement for those services.

In order to hear from as many witnesses as possible, individual testimony will be limited to THREE MINUTES. Please keep this limitation in mind when preparing your remarks.



Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 114

HB 2478


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