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Senate Committee on Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs - 66th R.S. (1979)

Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: Interim Report - Deceptive Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act
Library Catalog Title: Final staff recommendations, Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs : the Deceptive Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act.
Subjects: Attorney General Consumer Protection Division | Consumer protection | Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act |
Library Call Number: L1836.66 c765rd
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View report [20 pages  File size: 670 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Consider the effects of the 1979 amendments to the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act. Review the manner in which the Consumer Protection Division of the Attorney General's office handles consumer complaints. *
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: Interim Report - Fire prevention, safety and control
Library Catalog Title: Final staff recommendations, Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs : fire prevention, safety and control in Texas.
Subjects: Fire prevention | Firefighters | State Fire Marshal's Office |
Library Call Number: L1836.66 c765rf
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View report [43 pages  File size: 1,520 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Study alternatives to Articles 1.09A, 5.43 and 5.44 of the Texas Insurance Code; the study shall include but not be limited to a consideration of the complex problems resulting from the attempt to provide for fire prevention, safety and control in the absence of any adopted minimal standards for guidance and the desirability of a state fire education program.
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: Interim Report - Public utility regulation
Library Catalog Title: Final staff recommendations on the Public Utility Commission and the Public Utility Regulatory Act.
Subjects: Electric utilities | Public Utility Commission of Texas | Public Utility Regulatory Act |
Library Call Number: L1836.66 c765rp
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View report [37 pages  File size: 1,479 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Monitor the operation of the Public Utility Commission, examine utility rate case decisions, and investigate public concerns regarding state regulation of utilities. *
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: Interim Report - Rights of the elderly and disabled
Library Catalog Title: Final staff recommendations, Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs : report on the protection of the rights of the elderly and/or disabled in Texas.
Subjects: Community support services | Guardianship | Long-term care | Persons with disabilities | Senior citizens |
Library Call Number: L1836.66 c765re
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View report [81 pages  File size: 2,947 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Study the following areas in furtherance of recommendations made by the Joint Committee on Long-Term Care Alternatives; (1) coordination of all services and programs for the aging through the appropriate agency or commission; (2) development of the means to protect the rights of the elderly in the area of self-determination; (3) monitoring the development of a single pre-admission assesment instrument and procedure for all applicants for community or institutional care administered by the Texas Department of Human Resources who are eligible for Medicaid and MAO; (4)further investigation of the transfer of assets by patients upon entry into long-term care facilities; (5) investigation of the difficulties encountered by the elderly and handicapped in obtaining adequate insurance coverage; and (6) monitoring the implementation of the various alternate care programs mandated by the 66th Legislature in an effort to ensure that the needs of all recipients are met.
Supporting documents
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: Meeting List
Library Catalog Title: Minutes
Library Call Number: L1836.66 C765M
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View document [6 pages]
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: SR 663
Library Call Number: SR 663
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View document [3 pages  File size: 1,188 kb]
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: SR 692
Library Call Number: SR 692
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View document [3 pages  File size: 1,718 kb]
Committee: Senate Human Resources Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs
Title: Press Releases
Library Catalog Title: Minutes
Library Call Number: L1836.66 C765PR
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View document [155 pages]

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