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HB 1128, 82nd Regular Session
Relating to consent to certain medical treatments by a surrogate decision-maker on behalf of certain inmates.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/11

Author: Jose Menendez
Sponsor: Leticia Van de Putte

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2011, 82nd R.S.,ch. 253, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

SB 856 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Corrections--Jails & Prisons
Health--Other Diseases & Medical Conditions
Malpractice--Professionals
Mental Health & Mental Retardation
MENTAL INCOMPETENCY
Probate--Guardians & Related Trusts

House Committee: Public Health (Lois Kolkhorst, Carol Alvarado, Garnet Coleman, Sarah Davis, Veronica Gonzales, R. D. "Bobby" Guerra, Susan King, Jodie Laubenberg, Elliott Naishtat, Charles Schwertner, Vicki Truitt, John Zerwas)
Minutes: April 27 2011 | May 3 2011
Senate Committee: Administration (Kevin Eltife, Steve Ogden, Florence Shapiro, Carlos Uresti, Jeff Wentworth, John Whitmire, Judith Zaffirini)
Minutes: May 17 2011

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