COMMITTEE:   Public Health 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 20, 2011 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Lois Kolkhorst 


HB 75         Flynn | et al.
Relating to the regulation of raw milk and raw milk products.

HB 1139       Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.
Relating to the regulation of cottage food products and cottage food production operations.

HB 2084       Kolkhorst | et al.
Relating to the regulation of small food production and sales operations.

HB 556        Howard, Donna
Relating to the applicability of massage therapy licensing requirements to a person employing certain muscle activation techniques.

HB 577        McClendon
Relating to emergency prehospital care provided by emergency services personnel.

HB 637        Eiland
Relating to certain treatment by a physical therapist.

HB 669        White | et al.
Relating to informing a patient concerning reconstructive breast surgery before performing certain surgical procedures.

HB 708        Hancock
Relating to licensing, regulation, and prescribing and ordering authority of advanced practice registered nurses and the regulation of registered nurses and physician assistants.

HB 884        Howard, Donna
Relating to a limited waiver of sovereign immunity for state and local governmental entities in certain employment lawsuits filed by nurses.

HB 915        Christian | et al.
Relating to the authority of advanced practice registered nurses to make medical diagnoses and to prescribe and order prescription drugs and devices.

HB 1266       Coleman | et al.
Relating to licensing of advanced practice registered nurses and the authority of those nurses to prescribe and order prescription drugs.

HB 1386       Coleman | et al.
Relating to the public health threat presented by youth suicide and to the prevention of associated discrimination, harassment, bullying, and cyberbullying.

HB 1476       Riddle
Relating to the grounds for revocation of an emergency medical services personnel certification.

HB 1893       Zerwas
Relating to the licensure of anesthesiologist assistants; providing penalties.

HB 2369       Quintanilla | et al.
Relating to the accreditation of training programs and examinations for certain emergency medical services personnel.

HB 2414       Miles
Relating to the continuation of the Healthy Food Advisory Committee.

HB 2546       Zerwas
Relating to the Texas emergency and trauma care education partnership program.

HB 2591       Perry
Relating to exemptions to the licensing and regulation of chemical dependency counselors.

HB 2648       Fletcher
Relating to the reestablishment of the Texas Bleeding Disorders Advisory Council.

HB 2703       Truitt
Relating to the regulation of orthotists and prosthetists.

HB 3337       Gonzales, Veronica
Relating to the emergency medical services that give rise to an emergency medical services lien.

HB 2333       Hardcastle
Relating to the practice of telemedicine.

HB 3406       Naishtat
Relating to the authority of a psychologist to delegate certain acts to a person under the psychologist's supervision.

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