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HB 120, 79th Regular Session
Relating to the creation of a donor education, awareness, and registry program, the establishment of an organ donor and tissue council, and anatomical gift donation.

Last action: See remarks for effective date

Author: Glenda Dawson
Joint Author: Al Edwards | John Davis | Charles "Doc" Anderson | Garnet Coleman
Coauthor: Alma Allen | Rafael Anchia | Dennis Bonnen | Dan Branch | Betty Brown | Scott Campbell | Carter Casteel | Myra Crownover | Jessica Farrar | Veronica Gonzales | Yvonne Gonzalez Toureilles | Bob Griggs | Ryan Guillen | Mark Homer | Chuck Hopson | Bob Hunter | Jim Jackson | Bill Keffer | Lois Kolkhorst | David Leibowitz | Ruth McClendon | Jim McReynolds | Jose Menendez | Rob Orr | Eddie Rodriguez | Wayne Smith | Vicki Truitt | Hubert Vo | Martha Wong | Beverly Woolley
Sponsor: Judith Zaffirini

Remarks: This Act takes effect immediately, except Section 8 takes effect September 1, 2005.

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2005, 79th R.S.,ch. 1186, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

HB 292 (Duplicate)
SB 24 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Health--General
ORGAN & TISSUE DONATIONS
ORGAN, TISSUE, AND EYE DONOR COUNCIL, TEXAS
PUBLIC SAFETY, DEPARTMENT OF
STATE HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF

House Committee: Public Health (Dianne Delisi, Garnet Coleman, Glenda Dawson, Jim Jackson, Jodie Laubenberg, Jim McReynolds, Jim Solis, Vicki Truitt, Bill Zedler)
Minutes: March 16 2005 | April 7 2005
Senate Committee: Transportation & Homeland Security (John Carona, Todd Staples, Kenneth Armbrister, Gonzalo Barrientos, Kim Brimer, Rodney Ellis, Jon Lindsay, Frank Madla, Florence Shapiro, Eliot Shapleigh, Jeff Wentworth, Tommy Williams)

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