COMMITTEE:    Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Jane Nelson 



Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies with your name on each.


HB 300        Kolkhorst | et al.      SP: Nelson
Relating to the privacy of protected health information; providing administrative and civil penalties.

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

HB 753        Raymond                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the recruitment and retention of certain caseworkers employed by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

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

HB 1797       Naishtat                SP: Rodriguez
Relating to a person's eligibility to obtain a license in social work.

HB 2038       Price | et al.          SP: Deuell
Relating to prevention, treatment, and oversight of concussions affecting public school students participating in interscholastic athletics.

HB 2109       Truitt                  SP: Uresti
Relating to agency action concerning assisted living facilities, including regulation of inappropriate placement of residents at facilities; providing a penalty.

HB 2610       Guillen | et al.        SP: Deuell
Relating to facilitating access to certain public assistance benefits programs and health care providers and services through a community-based navigator program and through promotoras and community health workers.

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

HB 2903       Zerwas | et al.         SP: Deuell
Relating to the program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.

HB 2940       King, Tracy O.          SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the form of death certificates and fetal death certificates.

HB 3085       Taylor, Larry           SP: Nelson
Relating to the period of a license for a freestanding medical emergency care facility.

HB 3145       Naishtat | et al.       SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the regulation of chemical dependency counselors.

HB 3207       Davis, Yvonne           SP: Nelson
Relating to the establishment and operation of perpetual care cemeteries by certain organized religious societies and sects in certain populous municipalities.

HB 3369       King, Susan             SP: Nelson
Relating to the registration of certain physical therapy facilities by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners.

HB 3387       Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.    SP: Nelson
Relating to the regulation of food prepared, stored, distributed, or sold at farmers' markets.



Bills added after last posting:

HB 2903


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