SB 1565, 86th R.S. history

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SB 1565, 86th R.S.
Relating to the medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/19

Author: Pat Fallon
Sponsor: Reggie Smith

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2019, 86th R.S.,ch. 115, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation


HB 3248 (Very Similar)

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

Civil Remedies & Liabilities
Health Care Providers
Health--Privacy/Use of Information

House Committee: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence (Jeff Leach, Yvonne Davis, Anna Eastman, Jessica Farrar, Julie Johnson, Matt Krause, Morgan Meyer, Victoria Neave, Reggie Smith, James White)
Minutes: May 2 2019
Senate Committee: Health & Human Services (Lois Kolkhorst, Dawn Buckingham, Donna Campbell, Peter Flores, Nathan Johnson, Borris Miles, Charles Perry, Beverly Powell, Kel Seliger)
Minutes: April 10 2019 | April 16 2019

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