COMMITTEE:    Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, March 29, 2017 

PLACE:        Senate Chamber 
CHAIR:        Senator Charles Schwertner 



SB 81         Nelson                 
Relating to the operations of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

SB 224        Watson                 
Relating to the sunset review date for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas and the time for awarding cancer research and prevention grants.

SB 292        Huffman | et al.       
Relating to the creation of a grant program to reduce recidivism, arrest, and incarceration of individuals with mental illness.

SB 344        West                   
Relating to the authority of a licensed paramedic to transport a person for emergency detention.

SB 455        Zaffirini              
Relating to the operations of the Employment-First Task Force.

SB 818        Watson                 
Relating to nutrition and fitness standards for certain child-care facilities and training for employees at those facilities.

SB 1787       Hinojosa | et al.      
Relating to the functions and administration of the Health and Human Services Commission and the commission's office of inspector general in relation to fraud, waste, and abuse and other investigations in health and human services.

SB 1922       Schwertner             
Relating to prescription drug benefits in the Medicaid managed care program.

SB 1924       Schwertner             
Relating to the financial self-sufficiency of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

Please limit public testimony to three minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies with your name on each.