Health & Human Services Commission

Title: Relating to a grant program for reducing workplace violence against nurses.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-280

Subjects: Crimes, Crimes--against Persons, Crimes--against Persons--general, Health, Health--general, Safety, Nurses & Nurse Aides, Health & Human Services Commission, State Health Services, Department Of

     

50% Democrat support
50% Republican support

Title: Relating to certain prohibited abortions and the treatment and disposition of a human fetus, human fetal tissue, and embryonic and fetal tissue remains; creating a civil cause of action; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-8

Subjects: Abortion, Civil Remedies & Liabilities, Crimes, Crimes--miscellaneous, Health Care Providers, Informed Consent, Organ & Tissue Donations, Physicians, Health & Human Services Commission, Medical Board, Texas

     

98% Republican support
1% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the reimbursement of providers for the provision of certain home telemonitoring services under Medicaid.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-52

Subjects: Health Care Providers, Human Services, Human Services--medical Assistance, Medicaid, Telemedicine, Health & Human Services Commission

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the personal needs allowance for certain Medicaid recipients who are residents of long-term care facilities.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-118

Subjects: Human Services, Human Services--medical Assistance, Nursing Homes, Long-term Care, Medicaid, Health & Human Services Commission

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to donation of HIV-infected organs, eyes, and tissue to individuals infected with HIV.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-227

Subjects: Health Care Providers, Health, Health--aids, Health--general, Organ & Tissue Donations, Physicians, Health & Human Services Commission, Medical Board, Texas, State Health Services, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the establishment of a home and community-based services program under Medicaid for certain persons with severe and persistent mental illness.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-309

Subjects: Human Services, Human Services--medical Assistance, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Medicaid, Health & Human Services Commission, State Health Services, Department Of

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to authorization for certain health care facilities to secure residents with wheelchair self-release seat belts.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-284

Subjects: Health, Health--general, Nursing Homes, Safety, Medical Care Facilities, Health & Human Services Commission, Seat Belts

  

100% Republican support

Title: Relating to administrative and judicial review of certain Medicaid reimbursement disputes; authorizing a fee.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-335

Subjects: Human Services, Human Services--medical Assistance, Managed Care, Medicaid, Administrative Hearings, State Office Of, Health & Human Services Commission

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the period of continuous eligibility for the medical assistance program.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-53

Subjects: Human Services, Human Services--general, Human Services--medical Assistance, Health & Human Services Commission

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the establishment of the Veterans Recovery Pilot Program to provide certain veterans with hyperbaric oxygen treatment.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-271

Subjects: Health, Health--general, Military & Veterans, Health & Human Services Commission, State Health Services, Department Of

     

62% Republican support
37% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the provision of certain behavioral health services to children, adolescents, and their families under a contract with a managed care organization.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: SB-74

Subjects: Family, Family--child Protection, Health Care Providers, Human Services, Human Services--child Services, Insurance, Insurance--health & Accident, Mental Health & Substance Abuse, Managed Care, Health & Human Services Commission

     

50% Republican support
50% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the establishment of the task force on asylum-seeking children.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-278

Subjects: Aliens, Education, Education--school Districts, Human Services, Human Services--general, Law Enforcement, Minors, Minors--health & Safety, Gifts & Donations, Comptroller Of Public Accounts

  

100% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the creation of an open burn pit registry for certain service members and veterans.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-283

Subjects: Health, Health--general, Military & Veterans, Service Member And Veteran Open Burn Pit Registry Act, Health & Human Services Commission, State Health Services, Department Of

     

72% Democrat support
27% Republican support

Title: Relating to an educational module certificate requirement for certain immunization exemptions; authorizing a fee.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-126

Subjects: Education, Education--primary & Secondary, Education--primary & Secondary--admission & Attendance, Health, Health--other Diseases & Medical Conditions, Minors, Minors--health & Safety, Immunizations, Health & Human Services Commission, State Health Services, Department Of

     

50% Republican support
50% Democrat support

Title: Relating to the continuation of certain public benefits, including medical assistance benefits, for individuals after release from confinement in a county jail.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-337

Subjects: Corrections, Corrections--jails & Prisons, Human Services, Human Services--medical Assistance, Sheriffs, Health & Human Services Commission, Medicaid

     

71% Democrat support
28% Republican support

Title: Relating to the creation and operations of a health care provider participation program by the Tarrant County Hospital District.

Session: Texas 2017-2018 85th Legislature

Number: HB-4330

Subjects: Tarrant County Hospital District, Health Care Providers, Health, Health--indigent Health Care, Hospitals, Health & Human Services Commission

  

100% Republican support