COMMITTEE:   Public Health 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 14, 2015 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Myra Crownover 


HB 606        Davis, Sarah
Relating to a study on the benefits of prenatal surgical procedures to treat birth defects.

HB 635        Price                  
Relating to the disposition of fetal remains.

HB 869        Leach | et al.         
Relating to a certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth.

HB 1145       Raney                  
Relating to the establishment of an information clearinghouse to facilitate embryo adoption and the provision by physicians of embryo adoption information to certain patients.

HB 1623       Laubenberg | et al.    
Relating to the reimbursement of providers for the provision of certain home telemonitoring services under the Medicaid program.

HB 1670       Sheets | et al.        
Relating to the possession and removal of a placenta from a hospital or birthing center.

HB 1874       Zerwas | et al.        
Relating to the establishment of the Palliative Care Interdisciplinary Advisory Council.

HB 1878       Laubenberg | et al.    
Relating to the reimbursement of providers under the Medicaid program for the provision of telemedicine medical services in a school-based setting.

HB 2004       Darby                  
Relating to a pilot project to provide emergency telemedicine medical services in rural areas.

HB 2082       Laubenberg | et al.    
Relating to developing a pilot program to provide telemedicine medical services to certain children.

HB 2271       Sheffield              
Relating to the prescription drug donation program; authorizing fees.

HB 2584       Naishtat               
Relating to the authority of the executive commissioner of the Health and Human Services Commission to adopt rules defining certain medical conditions.

HB 2602       Coleman | et al.       
Relating to the prescribing and ordering of Schedule II controlled substances by certain advanced practice registered nurses and physician assistants.

HB 2641       Zerwas                 
Relating to the exchange of electronic health information in this state.

HB 2675       Larson                 
Relating to exempting manufacturers engaged in certain commercial research and development from registration under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

HB 2696       Howard                 
Relating to a grant program for, and a study on, reducing workplace violence in certain health facilities.

HB 2849       Sheffield              
Relating to the qualifications for a coronal polishing certificate.

HB 2906       Davis, Sarah           
Relating to certain diagnostic testing during pregnancy.

HB 3427       Farney                 
Relating to the confidentiality of birth and death records.

HB 3464       Muñoz, Jr.             
Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by providers under the Medicaid program.

HB 3476       Coleman                
Relating to the provision and reimbursement of home telemonitoring services, telemedicine medical services, and telehealth services under the Medicaid program.

HB 3519       Guerra                 
Relating to the use of home telemonitoring services under the Medicaid program.



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HB 1420


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