COMMITTEE:     Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 2, 2019 

PLACE:         Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:         Senator Lois Kolkhorst 



To consider the following:


SB 438         Nelson | et al.         
Relating to the repeal of certain time limitations on the award of grants by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Oversight Committee.

SB 572         Kolkhorst | et al.      
Relating to foods produced by a cottage food production operation and a cottage food industry study.

SB 932         Hughes                 
Relating to the regulation of certain direct sales of food to consumers and a limitation on the fee amount for certain permits.

SB 1101        Kolkhorst              
Relating to the consolidation of ombudsman programs administered by the Health and Human Services Commission.

SB 1105        Kolkhorst              
Relating to administration and operation of Medicaid, including Medicaid managed care.

SB 1140        Watson                 
Relating to an independent medical review of certain determinations by the Health and Human Services Commission or a Medicaid managed care organization.

SB 1207        Perry                  
Relating to the coordination of private health benefits with Medicaid benefits.

SB 1235        Buckingham
Relating to the enrollment of health care providers in Medicaid.

SB 1239        Johnson                
Relating to continuing education requirements for surgical technologists.

SB 1283        Miles                  
Relating to the availability under Medicaid of certain drugs used to treat human immunodeficiency virus and prevent acquired immune deficiency syndrome.

SB 1445        Perry | et al.          
Relating to simplified certification and recertification requirements for certain persons under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

SB 1834        Alvarado               
Relating to a study and pilot program regarding the use of incentives to purchase certain fruits or vegetables under the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

SB 2480        Kolkhorst              
Relating to the establishment of the Medicaid Waiver Renewal Legislative Oversight Committee.

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




Bills added after last posting:

SB 1235


Bills deleted after last posting:

SB 791


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