COMMITTEE:     Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 30, 2019 

PLACE:         Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:         Senator Lois Kolkhorst 



To consider the following:


HB 25          González, Mary | et al.  SP: Zaffirini
Relating to a pilot program for providing services to certain women and children under the Medicaid medical transportation program.

HB 253         Farrar | et al.          SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to a strategic plan to address postpartum depression.

HB 558         Thompson, Senfronia      SP: Rodríguez
Relating to court-ordered support for a child with a disability.

HB 1256        Phelan | et al.          SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to access by certain persons to a first responder's immunization history.

HB 1418        Phelan                  SP: Huffman
Relating to disease prevention and preparedness information for emergency medical services personnel on certification or recertification.

HB 1501        Nevárez                 SP: Nichols
Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, and social workers to the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee.

HB 1504        Paddie                  SP: Nichols
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Medical Board; authorizing a fee.

HB 2107        Capriglione | et al.     SP: Hughes
Relating to information provided by a local health jurisdiction on food regulation.

HB 2425        Kacal                   SP: Schwertner
Relating to the authority of physicians to delegate to certain pharmacists the implementation and modification of a patient's drug therapy.

SB 1145        Johnson | et al.        
Relating to reports on the prevalence of eating disorders and eating disorder-related deaths in this state.

SB 1867        Hinojosa | et al.       
Relating to the scope of practice for chiropractors.

SB 2236        Buckingham             
Relating to the repeal of certain provisions affecting the electronic exchange of health information.

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

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during the hearing.


Public oral testimony will be limited to 2 minutes.