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SB 17, 85th 1st Called Session
Relating to maternal health and safety, pregnancy-related deaths, and maternal morbidity, including postpartum depression.

Last action: Effective immediately

Author: Lois Kolkhorst
Joint Author: Joan Huffman | Jane Nelson
Coauthor: Borris Miles | Royce West | Judith Zaffirini | Eddie Lucio, Jr. | Brandon Creighton | Robert Nichols | Van Taylor | Dawn Buckingham | Juan Hinojosa | Paul Bettencourt | Bob Hall | Don Huffines | Sylvia Garcia
Sponsor: Cindy Burkett
Joint Sponsor: Sarah Davis | Stephanie Klick | Armando Walle | Shawn Thierry
CoSponsor: Roberto Alonzo | Carol Alvarado | Charles "Doc" Anderson | Rodney Anderson | Diana Arévalo | Trent Ashby | Ernest Bailes | Cecil Bell | Diego Bernal | Kyle Biedermann | César Blanco | Dwayne Bohac | Dennis Bonnen | Greg Bonnen | DeWayne Burns | Dustin Burrows | Angie Button | Briscoe Cain | Terry Canales | Giovanni Capriglione | Travis Clardy | Nicole Collier | Byron Cook | Philip Cortez | Scott Cosper | John Cyrier | Tony Dale | Drew Darby | Jay Dean | Joe Deshotel | Gary Elkins | Wayne Faircloth | Pat Fallon | Dan Flynn | James Frank | John Frullo | Charlie Geren | Barbara Gervin-Hawkins | Helen Giddings | Craig Goldman | Lance Gooden | R. D. "Bobby" Guerra | Ryan Guillen | Cole Hefner | Abel Herrero | Justin Holland | Donna Howard | Jason Isaac | Celia Israel | Mark Keough | Phil King | Linda Koop | Matt Krause | John Kuempel | Stan Lambert | Brooks Landgraf | Mike Lang | Lyle Larson | Jodie Laubenberg | Jeff Leach | J. M. Lozano | Armando Martinez | Will Metcalf | Morgan Meyer | Rick Miller | Ina Minjarez | Sergio Muñoz, Jr. | Geanie W. Morrison | Jim Murphy | Andrew Murr | Victoria Neave | Tom Oliverson | Evelina "Lina" Ortega | Chris Paddie | Tan Parker | Dennis Paul | Dade Phelan | Larry Phillips | Joseph Pickett | Four Price | John Raney | Richard Peña Raymond | Ron Reynolds | Matt Rinaldi | Kevin Roberts | Justin Rodriguez | Matt Schaefer | Mike Schofield | Leighton Schubert | Matt Shaheen | J. D. Sheffield | Hugh Shine | Ron Simmons | John Smithee | Drew Springer | Phil Stephenson | Jonathan Stickland | Lynn Stucky | Ed Thompson | Senfronia Thompson | Tony Tinderholt | Tomas Uresti | Gary VanDeaver | Jason Villalba | James White | Terry M. Wilson | Paul Workman | John Wray | Bill Zedler | John Zerwas

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2017, 85th 1st C.S.,ch. 12, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

HB 9 (Identical)

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

Gubernatorial documents:

Subjects:
HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION
Health--Other Diseases & Medical Conditions
MATERNAL MORTALITY & MORBIDITY TASK FORCE
PREGNANCY & CHILDBIRTH
STATE HEALTH SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF
Women

House Committee: Public Health (Four Price, Diana Arévalo, Cindy Burkett, Garnet Coleman, Nicole Collier, Philip Cortez, R. D. "Bobby" Guerra, Stephanie Klick, Tom Oliverson, J. D. Sheffield, Bill Zedler)
Senate Committee: Health & Human Services (Charles Schwertner, Dawn Buckingham, Konni Burton, Lois Kolkhorst, Borris Miles, Charles Perry, Van Taylor, Carlos Uresti, Kirk Watson)

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