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HB 335 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to administrative and judicial review of certain Medicaid reimbursement disputes; authorizing a fee. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 336 85-0 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 940 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to health benefit plan coverage of prescription contraceptive drugs. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1133 85-0 (2017) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al. Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program. House: Appropriations Received from the House
HB 1159 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to notice given to certain medical providers of a change in placement for a child in foster care. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 1161 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to health benefit plan coverage of prescription contraceptive drugs. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1206 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to allowing Medicaid managed care organizations to adopt their own drug formularies. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1225 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to the participation of an advanced practice registered nurse as a primary care provider for certain governmental health benefit plans. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1398 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by certain providers under the Medicaid program. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1420 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the imposition of a late payment penalty against Medicaid managed care organizations that fail to timely pay certain physician and provider claims. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1524 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to transparency in the rate-setting processes for the Medicaid managed care and child health plan programs. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1758 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four Relating to the provision of certain behavioral health services to children, adolescents, and their families under a contract with a managed care organization. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1768 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to care coordination under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1769 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to information sharing among care coordinators and providers participating in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1770 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to establishing caseload standards for certain care coordinators under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 1917 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to contract requirements for prescription drug benefits provided by Medicaid managed care organizations. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2342 85-0 (2017) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to a study on Medicaid managed care. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2379 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the functions and administration of the Health and Human Services Commission and the commission's office of inspector general in relation to fraud, waste, and abuse in health and human services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 2500 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the provision of Medicaid benefits under a fee-for-service delivery model. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2626 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to administrative and other expenditures by Medicaid managed care organizations. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2801 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four Relating to contracts between Medicaid managed care organizations and certain providers of behavioral health and physical health services. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2807 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four Relating to the participation of an advanced practice nurse as a primary care provider for certain governmental and other health benefit plans. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2969 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to fraud, waste, and abuse in Medicaid and other health and human services programs. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3295 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the delivery of certain Medicaid services to certain persons. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3520 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to state fiscal matters related to health and human services and state agencies administering health and human services programs. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3541 85-0 (2017) Author: Price, Four Relating to requirements for Medicaid managed care organizations that provide behavioral health services through a third party or subsidiary. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3850 85-0 (2017) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to state fiscal matters; authorizing a fee. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3884 85-0 (2017) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the establishment of a schedule for the payment of reimbursable claims under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3982 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to the Medicaid program, including the administration and operation of the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3990 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the use of clinical decision support software and laboratory benefits management programs by physicians and health care providers in connection with provision of clinical laboratory services to certain managed care plan enrollees. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4167 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by certain providers under the Medicaid program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 74 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Price, Four
Relating to the provision of certain behavioral health services to children, adolescents, and their families under a contract with a managed care organization. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 654 85-0 (2017) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John | et. al.
Relating to the participation of an advanced practice registered nurse as a primary care or network provider for certain governmental and other health benefit plans. House: Public Health
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1207 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to the repeal of certain contracting requirements under the Medicaid managed care delivery model. Senate: Health & Human Services No action taken in committee
SB 1414 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to a recipient's disenrollment from a Medicaid managed care plan. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 1462 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio III, Eddie
Relating to the creation and operation of certain local health care provider participation programs. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1567 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1776 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the administration and operation of the Medicaid program in a managed care model. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1787 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to the functions and administration of the Health and Human Services Commission and the commission's office of inspector general in relation to fraud, waste, and abuse in health and human services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Human Services
SB 1922 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to contract requirements for prescription drug benefits provided by Medicaid managed care organizations and a study regarding Medicaid prior authorization requirements for certain prescription drugs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1927 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to requiring the Health and Human Services Commission to evaluate and implement changes to the Medicaid and child health plan programs to make the programs more cost-effective, increase competition among providers, and improve health outcomes for recipients. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2128 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the Health and Human Services Commission's procurement and oversight of managed care organization contracts serving individuals in Texas Medicaid with serious mental illness. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 201 85-1 (2017) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 574 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
Sponsor: Campbell, Donna
Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans with respect to certain physicians and health care providers; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 761 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the payment for services provided by certain types of health care practitioners under contracts between the practitioners and managed care health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1041 84-0 (2015) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to administrative and judicial review of certain Medicaid reimbursement disputes; authorizing a fee. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1093 84-0 (2015) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to transparency in the STAR Medicaid managed care rate-setting process. House: Human Services Left pending in committee
HB 2084 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to transparency in the rate-setting processes for the Medicaid managed care and child health plan programs. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 3035 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to a study on the savings to the state achieved by the expansion of Medicaid managed care in regards to the provision of prescription drugs and other pharmacy benefits. House: Human Services Considered in Calendars
HB 3036 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to a study on the savings to the state achieved by the expansion of Medicaid managed care in regards to the number of persons served and the scope of services provided. House: Human Services
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3085 84-0 (2015) Author: Collier, Nicole Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3279 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general of the Health and Human Services Commission. House: General Investigating & Ethics Recommitted to committee
HB 3366 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheffield, J. D. | et. al. Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the child health plan program. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3398 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to the participation of an advanced practice nurse as a primary care provider for certain governmental and other health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3464 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by providers under Medicaid. House: Public Health Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3523 84-0 (2015) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al.
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to improving the delivery and quality of Medicaid acute care services and long-term care services and supports. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
HB 3550 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to prohibited conduct by certain managed care plans with respect to the practice of optometry and therapeutic optometry. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3672 84-0 (2015) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to expedited credentialing for certain licensed clinical social workers under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 3921 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to reimbursement for certain emergency eye health care services provided to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3922 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to reimbursement for certain eye health care services provided to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3924 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to allowing certain providers of eye health care services to enroll as Medicaid providers. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 207 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry | et. al.
Relating to the authority and duties of the office of inspector general of the Health and Human Services Commission. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 760 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Price, Four
Relating to access and assignment requirements for, support and information regarding, and investigations of certain providers of health care and long-term services. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1098 84-0 (2015) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans with respect to health care providers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1402 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to expedited credentialing for certain licensed clinical social workers under the Medicaid managed care program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1475 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to establishing an enhanced Medicaid managed care consumer support system. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1602 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the delivery of certain Medicaid managed care benefits and reimbursement rates for certain of those services. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1612 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under the Medicaid managed care and child health plan programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1649 84-0 (2015) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the duties and powers of the office of public insurance counsel concerning the adequacy of networks offered in this state by managed care plans. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1980 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the participation of an advanced practice nurse as a primary care provider for certain governmental and other health benefit plans. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 473 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to the provision under the medical assistance program of certain medications to children younger than five years of age. House: Human Services Considered in Calendars
HB 1066 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to a review process for managed care organizations participating in the STAR + PLUS Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1088 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to consumer protection provisions applicable to Medicaid managed care contracts. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1089 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to a requirement that managed care organizations cover certain medication prescribed to Medicaid recipients enrolled in managed care plans. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1137 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, John | et. al. Relating to the use of maximum allowable cost lists under a Medicaid managed care pharmacy benefit plan. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1159 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a utilization review process for managed care organizations participating in the STAR + PLUS Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1203 83-0 (2013) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to expedited credentialing for certain podiatrists and therapeutic optometrists providing services under a managed care plan. House: Insurance Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1381 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to prohibiting the delivery of prescription drug benefits under the Medicaid program through a managed care delivery model. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 1605 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in Harris County to provide maternity care management to certain women enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1647 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to establishing statewide comprehensive standards for provider credentialing and prior authorization processing under the Medicaid program. House: Human Services Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1901 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to payment of out-of-network ambulatory surgery benefits by certain health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1924 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the implementation of certain technology in the Health and Human Services Commission's claims processing procedures to prevent fraud, waste, and abuse in the Medicaid and child health plan programs. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2289 83-0 (2013) Author: Price, Walter "Four" Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and the Windham School District and to the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee. House: Corrections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2299 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio | et. al. Relating to certain provisions applicable to an optometrist, therapeutic optometrist, or ophthalmologist providing services under a managed care plan. House: Insurance Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 2359 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to health care compensation under certain health benefit or managed care plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2428 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to a prohibition on delivering dental services under the Medicaid program and the child health plan program through a managed care model or arrangement in certain counties. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2632 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to reimbursement for certain ambulance services provided to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program and the inclusion of certain ambulance service providers in the health care provider networks of Medicaid managed care organizations. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2647 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the processing and payment of claims for reimbursement by providers under the Medicaid program. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2657 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans with respect to health care providers. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2721 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to improving the delivery and quality of certain health and human services, including the delivery and quality of Medicaid acute care services and long-term services and supports. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 2731 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to decreasing administrative burdens of Medicaid managed care for the state, the managed care organizations, and providers under managed care networks. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2965 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the inclusion of optometrists, therapeutic optometrists, and ophthalmologists in the health care provider networks of certain Medicaid managed care organizations. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3158 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John | et. al. Relating to Medicaid managed care pilot programs for contracts with provider-directed managed care organizations, including organizations that delegate to health care collaboratives, and to the establishment of those collaboratives. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 3269 83-0 (2013) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3473 83-0 (2013) Author: Paddie, Chris Relating to contracts with managed care organizations under the Medicaid managed care delivery model. House: Public Health No action taken in committee
HB 3712 83-0 (2013) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to a provider protection plan that ensures efficiency and reduces administrative burdens on providers participating in a Medicaid managed care model or arrangement. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 3722 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to expanding eligibility for benefits under the Medicaid program and transitioning the delivery of benefits under the Medicaid program from delivery through a managed care model or arrangement to delivery through an integrated and coordinated health care delivery system. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 7 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard Peña
Relating to improving the delivery and quality of certain health and human services, including the delivery and quality of Medicaid acute care services and long-term services and supports. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SB 57 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to improving the delivery and quality of certain health and human services, including the delivery and quality of Medicaid acute care services and long-term care services and supports. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 58 83-0 (2013) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Zerwas, John | et. al.
Relating to delivery of and reporting on mental health, behavioral health, substance abuse, and certain other services. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 213 83-0 (2013) Author: Whitmire, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Price, Walter "Four"
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Board of Criminal Justice, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, and the Windham School District and to the functions of the Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 337 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to coordination of services provided by Medicaid managed care organizations and certain community centers and local mental health or mental retardation authorities. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 348 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to a utilization review process for managed care organizations participating in the STAR + PLUS Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 365 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to expedited credentialing for certain podiatrists and therapeutic optometrists providing services under a managed care plan. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 450 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to prohibiting the delivery of prescription drug benefits under the Medicaid program through a managed care delivery model. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1106 83-0 (2013) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, John
Relating to the use of maximum allowable cost lists under a Medicaid managed care pharmacy benefit plan. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SB 1118 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to access to specialist physicians under managed care health benefit plans. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1150 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al.
Relating to a provider protection plan that ensures efficiency and reduces administrative burdens on providers participating in a Medicaid managed care model or arrangement. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1242 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to certain provisions applicable to an optometrist, therapeutic optometrist, or ophthalmologist providing services under a managed care plan. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1347 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the operation of certain managed care plans with respect to health care providers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1424 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the inclusion of optometrists, therapeutic optometrists, and ophthalmologists in the health care provider networks of certain Medicaid managed care organizations. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 1463 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce Relating to certain contracts for Medicaid managed care. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1477 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to flexibility in the administration of the Medicaid program, a block grant funding approach to Medicaid expansion, and the establishment of a health benefit exchange tailored to the needs of the state. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1544 83-0 (2013) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to payment of and disclosures related to certain ambulatory surgical center charges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1746 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to payment of out-of-network ambulatory surgery benefits by certain health benefit plans. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 13 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the Medicaid program and alternate methods of providing health services to low-income persons in this state. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on intent calendar
HB 28 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to reimbursement for health care services provided at certain times to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1333 82-0 (2011) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to expedited credentialing of certain physicians by managed care plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 1631 82-0 (2011) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to expedited credentialing for certain podiatrists providing services under a managed care plan. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1653 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the inclusion of optometrists, therapeutic optometrists, and ophthalmologists in the health care provider networks of Medicaid managed care organizations. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1864 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on the coercion of therapeutic optometrists and ophthalmologists by managed care plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3087 82-0 (2011) Author: Smithee, John Relating to payment for services provided by certain physicians and health care providers to individuals covered by managed care plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3108 82-0 (2011) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to reimbursement for certain emergency services provided to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 3402 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to regulation of health benefit plan issuers in this state. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 7 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to strategies for and improvements in quality of health care provided through and care management in the child health plan and medical assistance programs designed to achieve healthy outcomes and efficiency. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 219 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Gonzalez, Naomi
Relating to health and mental health services for children in foster care and kinship care. House: Human Services
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 822 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Zerwas, John
Relating to expedited credentialing of certain physicians by managed care plans. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1181 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the delivery of Medicaid services through a managed care model in certain counties and to certain recipient populations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1193 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to coordination of services provided by Medicaid managed care organizations and certain community centers and local mental health or mental retardation authorities. Senate: Health & Human Services Received from the Senate
SB 1552 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Jose Relating to reimbursement for certain emergency services provided to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 1782 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to regulation of health benefit plan issuers in this state. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 36 82-1 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to reimbursement for health care services provided at certain times to persons enrolled in the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 279 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to reimbursement for medical assistance provided by a school-based health center to certain recipients. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 389 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to requirements for expedited credentialing of certain physicians by managed care plans. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1929 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to payment of claims of certain out-of-network physicians and health care providers. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 3231 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to clarification of legislative intent regarding enrollment of newborns in Medicaid managed care plans and validating related acts and decisions. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3362 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to a managed care pilot program to prevent high-risk pregnancies that result in the birth of premature or low birth weight infants. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 3363 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to a Medicaid managed care pilot program to prevent high-risk pregnancies that result in the birth of premature or low birth weight infants. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 4179 81-0 (2009) Author: Smithee, John Relating to health insurance. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 779 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to expedited credentialing for certain individual health care providers providing services under a managed care plan. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Insurance
SB 1841 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to a managed care pilot program to prevent high-risk pregnancies that result in the birth of premature or low birth weight infants. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1842 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to a Medicaid managed care pilot program to prevent high-risk pregnancies that result in the birth of premature or low birth weight infants. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 2417 81-0 (2009) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the operation in certain counties of an integrated care management model under the Medicaid managed care program. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1594 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to expedited credentialing for certain physicians providing services under a managed care plan. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2584 80-0 (2007) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to payment for health care services provided to a Medicaid recipient under a managed care plan; providing a penalty. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2706 80-0 (2007) Author: Smithee, John Relating to participation of hospitals in certain health care delivery networks. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2954 80-0 (2007) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to reporting of medical loss ratios by certain managed care organizations under the Medicaid program. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 10 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: White Delisi, Dianne
Relating to the operation and financing of the medical assistance program and other programs to provide health care benefits and services to persons in this state; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Health & Human Services
See remarks for effective date
SB 750 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to the creation of offices of inspectors general within certain state agencies. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Referred to Government Reform
SB 951 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to participation of hospitals in certain health care delivery networks. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1111 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to expedited credentialing for certain physicians providing services under a managed care plan. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1771 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Relating to the Medicaid managed care delivery system. House: Public Health
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1776 79-0 (2005) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to choice of physicians in certain managed care health benefit plans. House: Insurance Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
HB 2325 79-0 (2005) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the review of certain data and information provided under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 2472 79-0 (2005) Author: Delisi, Dianne Relating to disease management services under Medicaid managed care. House: Public Health Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3436 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet | et. al. Relating to the restoration and expansion of the medical assistance, children's health insurance, and other health and human services programs; making an appropriation. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 871 79-0 (2005) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al. Relating to the Medicaid managed care delivery system. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1756 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the managed care delivery system known as integrated care management. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 648 78-0 (2003) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the use of certain standard physician contract forms; providing civil and administrative penalties. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 930 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid program and the state child health plan program in certain strategic investment areas. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 1256 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino Relating to a prohibition of expansion of managed care delivery systems under the state Medicaid program. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Subcommittee members named
HB 1794 78-0 (2003) Author: Wohlgemuth, Arlene | et. al. Relating to certain therapeutic optometrists' participation in a managed care plan. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2446 78-0 (2003) Author: Smithee, John Relating to standards, guidelines, and contractual provisions of Medicaid managed care plans. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Posting rule suspended
HB 2705 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the state Medicaid program. House: State Health Care Expenditures, Select Left pending in committee
HB 3022 78-0 (2003) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the availability of preferred providers. House: Insurance
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 3094 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to availability of preferred providers. House: Insurance No action taken in committee
HB 3230 78-0 (2003) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to information on preferred provider plans. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
SB 159 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to standard physician contract forms for use in managed care plans. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 398 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid program and the state child health plan program in certain strategic investment areas. Senate: Health & Human Services Left pending in committee
SB 690 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the disenrollment of certain persons eligible for supplemental security income from the child health plan and Medicaid managed care programs. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SB 857 78-0 (2003) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Wohlgemuth, Arlene
Relating to certain therapeutic optometrists' participation in a managed care plan. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1185 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to standards, guidelines, and contractual provisions of Medicaid managed care plans. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SCR 8 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John Directing the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation and the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse to continue the NorthSTAR initiative in Dallas and surrounding counties. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
HB 1223 77-0 (2001) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the administration and operation of the Medicaid program. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HB 1591 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to reporting and certification of Medicaid managed care encounter data. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2425 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy | et. al. Relating to certain pilot programs under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2467 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in strategic investment areas. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2469 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in strategic investment areas. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2470 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in the Texas-Mexico border region. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2471 77-0 (2001) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in the Texas-Mexico border region. House: Public Health Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2620 77-0 (2001) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to standardizing physician contracts and forms used in managed care plans. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2831 77-0 (2001) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Sibley, David
Relating to notification to certain health care providers of the factors considered by a managed care entity in determining the amount of reimbursement for an out-of-network provider. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3386 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann Relating to implementation of Medicaid managed care pilot programs. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
SB 283 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to special disease management programs for certain recipients of medical assistance under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 284 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to streamlining reporting requirements and inspection procedures under the Medicaid managed care program. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1052 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in the Texas-Mexico border region. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1053 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Chavez, Norma | et. al.
Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan programs in the Texas-Mexico border region. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1054 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in strategic investment areas. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1055 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al. Relating to rates and expenditures under the Medicaid and state child health plan program in strategic investment areas. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1514 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the use of health care delivery networks to provide workers' compensation medical benefits to employees of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Industry
SB 1571 77-0 (2001) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to standard physician contract forms for use in managed care plans. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar

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