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COMMITTEE:   Public Health 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 04, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Four Price 


HB 11         Price | et al.
Relating to consideration of the mental health of public school students in school planning, educator training requirements, curriculum requirements, educational programs, state and regional programs and services, and health care services for students.

HB 12         Price | et al.         
Relating to individuals who are or may be persons with a mental illness or an intellectual disability and who are or have been involved with the court system and to the eligibility for medical assistance of certain mentally ill inmates.

HB 1407       Sheffield | et al.     
Relating to the establishment of the emergency medical services assistance program.

HB 1468       Thompson, Senfronia    
Relating to the sanitation and safety requirements for certain artificial bodies of water maintained for public recreational purposes.

HB 2135       Coleman | et al.       
Relating to coverage for certain services and the provision of certain information relating to postpartum depression under the medical assistance and CHIP perinatal programs.

HB 2466       Davis, Sarah | et al.  
Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.

HB 2561       Thompson, Senfronia    
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy; authorizing a reduction in fees.

HB 2604       Farrar                 
Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.

HB 2619       Giddings               
Relating to a grant program administered by the governor's criminal justice division to implement practices to maintain peace officers' mental health.

HB 2804       Price                  
Relating to the emergency scheduling of certain controlled substances for the purpose of the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; expanding the application of certain criminal offenses.

HB 2866       Moody                  
Relating to mental health assessments and the provision of mental health services for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2895       Price                  
Relating to the requirement that certain public institutions of higher education post mental health resources on the institution's Internet website.

HB 2950       Burkett                
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Nursing and to the regulation of the practice of nursing.

HB 3078       Thompson, Senfronia    
Relating to transfer of the regulation of podiatry to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing a reduction in fees.



Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 2303


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