COMMITTEE:    Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Thursday, May 09, 2013 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
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.


SB 1912       Garcia                 
Relating to disease management practices of local mental health authorities.

HB 33         Menéndez                SP: Uresti
Relating to alternative methods of dispute resolution in certain disputes between the Department of Aging and Disability Services and an assisted living facility licensed by the department.

HB 376        Strama | et al.         SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the regulation of child-care providers by the Texas Workforce Commission and local workforce development boards.

HB 908        Nevárez                 SP: Uresti
Relating to the assessment of an elderly or disabled person's psychological status for purposes of an emergency order authorizing protective services.

HB 1018       Patrick, Diane | et al. SP: Nelson
Relating to the establishment of community partnerships and the development of policy recommendations for increasing physical activity and improving fitness among public school students.

HB 1191       Burkett | et al.        SP: Zaffirini
Relating to certain information about housing for persons with mental illness provided through the Texas Information and Referral Network Internet site.

HB 1376       Kolkhorst               SP: Nelson
Relating to advertising by certain facilities that provide emergency services; providing an administrative penalty.

HB 1803       Callegari               SP: Huffman
Relating to the renewal of a controlled substance registration by physicians; changing the payment schedule for a fee.

HB 1971       Davis, John | et al.    SP: Deuell
Relating to a pilot program conducted by the Department of Aging and Disability Services to authorize certain accreditation surveys of assisted living facilities.

HB 2111       Strama                  SP: Nelson
Relating to the transitional living services program for certain youth in foster care.

HB 3201       Kolkhorst               SP: Nelson
Relating to the practice of dentistry; imposing surcharges and fees.

HB 3556       Kolkhorst | et al.      SP: Nelson
Relating to the licensing and regulation of emergency medical services providers and a moratorium on the issuance of emergency medical services provider licenses.