COMMITTEE:   Human Services 

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Monday, May 11, 2015 

PLACE:       E2.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. Richard Peña Raymond 


SB 207        Hinojosa | et al.
Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general of the Health and Human Services Commission.

SB 1664       Perry | et al.
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Program; authorizing the imposition of fees.

SB 277        Schwertner             
Relating to the abolition of certain health-related task forces and advisory committees.

SB 354        Nelson                 
Relating to the transfer to the Health and Human Services Commission of contracting authority for children's advocacy centers and volunteer advocate programs.

SB 1279       Campbell | et al.      
Relating to designated emergency infant care providers for certain abandoned children.

SB 760        Schwertner | et al.    
Relating to provider access and assignment requirements for a Medicaid managed care organization.

SB 1129       Zaffirini              
Relating to the transportation of a person with a mental illness.

SB 1385       Schwertner | et al.    
Relating to the authorization of the imposition of administrative penalties on providers participating in certain Medicaid waiver programs.

HB 4056       White, James | et al.  
Relating to inspection procedures in certain long-term care facilities and the creation of a long-term care legislative oversight committee; providing penalties.


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Bills added after last posting:

SB 1664


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