House Committee on Nursing Home Reform, House Joint, Interim - 68th R.S. (1983)

Committee Members


  • Conduct a thorough examination of the nursing home industry in the state.
  • Study of recent legislation passed by other states concerning the industry.
  • Monitor the working relationship of the industry with the Texas Dept. of Health, Human Resources and Attorney General.
  • Examine provisions or previous legislation concerning the industry passed by previous sessions of the legislature
  • Study alternative care services for the elderly and their cost effectiveness.
  • Determine whether or not the Intermediate Care Facility II nursing care program should be restored to a full or modified degree.
  • Examine the screening process for entry in a long term care facility as to comprehensiveness and equity.


Appointed by the Speaker 8/5/1983. (Letters from Gibson D. (Gib) Lewis, Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, August 5, 1983. See House Speaker Lewis Appointments, L1801.1 P926a 1985-92 3.)

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