COMMITTEE:     Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Monday, March 23, 2015 

PLACE:         E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:         Senator Charles Schwertner 



Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 2 minutes for all posted bills. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies with your name on each.


SB 200         Nelson | et al.         
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Health and Human Services Commission and the provision of health and human services in this state.

SB 202         Nelson | et al.         
Relating to the Department of State Health Services, the provision of health services in this state, and the regulation of certain health-related occupations and activities.

SB 204         Hinojosa | et al.       
Relating to the functions and operations of the Department of Aging and Disability Services; increasing penalties.

SB 206         Schwertner | et al.     
Relating to the functions of the Department of Family and Protective Services and procedures applicable to suits affecting the parent-child relationship, investigations of child abuse and neglect, and conservatorship of a child; affecting fee amounts and authorizing an administrative penalty.

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 212         Birdwell | et al.       
Relating to the abolishment of the Texas Council on Purchasing from People with Disabilities and the transfer of its functions to the comptroller of public accounts.

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