CS/HB 55 (2017) -  Alternative Treatment Options for Veterans

by Health Innovation Subcommittee and Burgess and White (CO-SPONSORS) Avila; Diaz, M.; Fant; Fischer; Magar; Nuñez; Ponder; Toledo
Requires DVA, subject to appropriation, to contract w/ individuals & entities to provide alternative treatment options for certain veterans; requires alternative treatment to be provided under direction & supervision of certain licensed individuals; requires contracted individual/entity to submit annual report to DVA.
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
Last Event: Died in Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Friday, May 5, 2017 11:59 PM

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Chamber Committee
Chamber: House Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee 3/21/2017 3:15:49 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee 3/17/2017 5:43:23 PM

Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Time: 05/05/2017 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/05/2017 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Now in Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Time: 03/27/2017 - 9:58 AM Member: Committee: Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 03/27/2017 - 9:58 AM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 03/27/2017 - 9:58 AM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Time: 03/27/2017 - 9:58 AM Member: Committee: Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/21/2017 - 5:44 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 03/21/2017 - 3:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 03/21/2017 - 3:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 03/21/2017 - 3:16 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 03/20/2017 - 2:31 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Health Innovation Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/16/2017 - 4:00 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/07/2017 - 10:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2017 - 2:26 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 01/09/2017 - 2:26 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2017 - 2:26 PM Member: Committee: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2017 - 2:26 PM Member: Committee: Local, Federal & Veterans Affairs Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee Time: 01/09/2017 - 2:26 PM Member: Committee: Health Innovation Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 11/23/2016 - 12:21 PM Member: Burgess Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

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295.156 SB 326