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HB 1538, 78th Regular Session
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission, including certain functions transferred to the commission from the Texas Department of Health, and the powers and duties of the Texas Finance Commission and the banking commissioner of Texas regarding cemeteries; providing administrative and civil penalties.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/03

Author: Warren Chisum
Joint Author: Pete Gallego | Burt Solomons | Jim Dunnam | Ruth McClendon
Coauthor: Aaron Peña
Sponsor: Eliot Shapleigh

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2003, 78th R.S.,ch. 562, General and Special Laws of Texas

Companion:

SB 278 (Identical)

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

Conference Committee:

Conference Committee Report 
House Members: (appointed 05/30/2003) Warren Chisum (Chair) | Leo Berman | Wayne Christian | Suzanna Hupp | Rick Noriega |

Senate Members: (appointed 05/30/2003) Eliot Shapleigh (Chair) | Jane Nelson | Bill Ratliff | Jeff Wentworth | John Whitmire |

Subjects:
Cemeteries
CREMATORIES & CREMATION
FUNERAL SERVICE COMMISSION, TEXAS
FUNERALS & FUNERAL DIRECTORS
Occupational Regulation--Other Trades & Professions
Sunset Bills

House Committee: Public Health (Jaime Capelo, Jodie Laubenberg, Garnet Coleman, Glenda Dawson, Jim McReynolds, Elliott Naishtat, Larry Taylor, Vicki Truitt, Bill Zedler)
Minutes: April 9 2003 | April 25 2003
Senate Committee: Government Organization (Rodney Ellis, Kenneth Armbrister, Teel Bivins, Kim Brimer, John Carona, Mario Gallegos, Jr., Chris Harris, Mike Jackson, Jane Nelson, Bill Ratliff, Jeff Wentworth, John Whitmire)

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