SJR 19, 87th R.S. history

Help | Status

SJR 19, 87th R.S.
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a right for residents of certain facilities to designate an essential caregiver for in-person visitation.

Last action: Filed with the Secretary of State

Author: Lois Kolkhorst
Coauthor: Paul Bettencourt | Brandon Creighton | Drew Springer | Larry Taylor | Royce West
Sponsor: James B. Frank
Joint Sponsor: Scott Sanford | Ana Hernandez | Will Metcalf
CoSponsor: Trent Ashby | Briscoe Cain | Mayes Middleton | Candy Noble | Cody Vasut

Session Law Chapter: Acts 2021, 87th R.S., SJR 19

Signed legislation


HJR 46 (Identical)

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

Disaster Preparedness & Relief
Health--Other Diseases & Medical Conditions
Nursing Homes
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

House Committee: Human Services (James B. Frank, Gina Hinojosa, Lacey Hull, Stephanie Klick, Thresa "Terry" Meza, Victoria Neave, Candy Noble, Toni Rose, Matt Shaheen)
Minutes: April 20 2021 | April 27 2021
Senate Committee: Health & Human Services (Lois Kolkhorst, C├ęsar Blanco, Dawn Buckingham, Donna Campbell, Bob Hall, Borris Miles, Charles Perry, Beverly Powell, Kel Seliger)
Minutes: March 10 2021

Index to Sections Affected

Texas Legislature Online

The Legislative Archive System is a work in progress. Complete information is not available for all bills and all sessions. Visit the Legislative Archive System status page for details. Please contact the Legislative Reference Library at 512-463-1252 if you have any questions. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.