COMMITTEE:     Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Tuesday, March 26, 2019 

PLACE:         Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:         Senator Lois Kolkhorst 



To consider the following:


SB 1233        Kolkhorst              
Relating to controlled substance prescriptions under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; authorizing a fee.

SB 1564        West                   
Relating to access to medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder under Medicaid.

SB 1947        Watson                 
Relating to monitoring the ordering and distribution of controlled substances by veterinarians.

SB 2150        Kolkhorst              
Relating to the reporting of certain information on maternal mortality to the Department of State Health Services.

SB 2151        Kolkhorst              
Relating to the Texas Diabetes Council and the state plan for diabetes and obesity treatment and education.

Pending Business


Oral testimony: fill out a paper witness card and submit to the Clerk.


Oral and written testimony: fill out a paper witness card and hold on to

your documents until your name is called to the table.


Position only: register using the Senate kiosk located in the extension

hallways or by going to Http://swrs on public-capitol.


Written testimony only: register your position using the Senate kiosk then

bring your 20 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Assistant Clerk,

during the hearing.


Public oral testimony will be limited to 3 minutes