COMMITTEE:    Health & Human Services 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, May 15, 2017 

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



HB 249        Hernandez | et al.      SP: Taylor, Van
Relating to investigations of abuse, neglect, or exploitation conducted by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 280        Howard | et al.         SP: Buckingham
Relating to a grant program for reducing workplace violence against nurses.

HB 284        Springer                SP: Buckingham
Relating to authorization for certain health care facilities to secure residents with wheelchair self-release seat belts.

HB 492        Craddick                SP: Perry
Relating to a waiver for certain programs from youth camp licensing.

HB 785        Raney | et al.          SP: Perry
Relating to the provision of embryo donation information.

HB 970        Cortez | et al.         SP: Uresti
Relating to the establishment of a state plan for Streptococcus pneumoniae education and prevention.

HB 1160       Davis, Sarah            SP: Schwertner
Relating to a court order for health care for a child in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 1543       Burkett                 SP: Watson
Relating to access to records that pertain to the testing for, and fitting and dispensing of, hearing instruments.

HB 1608       Minjarez                SP: Uresti
Relating to creating a pilot program to provide summer internships for foster children.

HB 1629       Coleman                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the development of a quality-based outcome measure for the child health plan program and Medicaid regarding certain persons with HIV.

HB 1642       Bell | et al.           SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to reporting requirements for investigations of abuse, neglect, or exploitation against residents of certain health facilities.

HB 1787       Wray                    SP: Rodríguez
Relating to the execution of a declaration for mental health treatment.

HB 1917       Raymond | et al.        SP: Schwertner
Relating to contract requirements for prescription drug benefits provided by Medicaid managed care organizations.

HB 2025       Davis, Yvonne | et al.  SP: Schwertner
Relating to staffing requirements for certain facilities that provide care to persons with Alzheimer's disease or related disorders; authorizing an administrative penalty.

HB 2466       Davis, Sarah | et al.   SP: Huffman
Relating to coverage for certain services related to maternal depression under the Medicaid and child health plan programs.

HB 2848       Burkett | et al.        SP: Perry
Relating to consultations with contracted physician networks and physician systems during certain investigations of child abuse and neglect.

HB 3078       Thompson, Senfronia     SP: Schwertner
Relating to transfer of the regulation of podiatry to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation; authorizing a reduction in fees.

HB 3338       White | et al.          SP: Miles
Relating to the issuance of identification documentation for foster care youth.

HB 3934       Bell | et al.           SP: Perry
Relating to training and continuing education requirements for certain long-term care facilities.

Please limit public testimony to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide 20 copies with your name on each.




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