TX HB21 | 2015-2016 | 84th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 87-44)
Status: Passed on June 16 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-06-16 - Effective immediately
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to authorizing patients with certain terminal illnesses to access certain investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that are in clinical trials.

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Relating to authorizing patients with certain terminal illnesses to access certain investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that are in clinical trials.


Rep. Kyle Kacal [R]Rep. Ken King [R]Rep. Eddie Rodriguez [D]Sen. Tan Parker [R]
Rep. Sarah Davis [R]Rep. Alma Allen [D]Rep. Roberto Alonzo [D]Sen. Carol Alvarado [D]
Rep. Rafael Anchia [D]Rep. Charles Anderson [R]Rep. Rodney Anderson [R]Rep. Trent Ashby [R]
Rep. Jimmie Aycock [R]Rep. Cecil Bell [R]Rep. Diego Bernal [D]Sen. Cesar Blanco [D]
Rep. Dwayne Bohac [R]Rep. Greg Bonnen [R]Rep. Cindy Burkett [R]Rep. Dewayne Burns [R]
Rep. Dustin Burrows [R]Rep. Angie Button [R]Rep. Terry Canales [D]Rep. Giovanni Capriglione [R]
Rep. Travis Clardy [R]Rep. Garnet Coleman [D]Rep. Nicole Collier [D]Rep. Byron Cook [R]
Rep. Tom Craddick [R]Rep. Myra Crownover [R]Rep. John Cyrier [R]Rep. Tony Dale [R]
Rep. Drew Darby [R]Rep. Yvonne Davis [D]Rep. Joe Deshotel [D]Rep. Harold Dutton [D]
Rep. Gary Elkins [R]Rep. Wayne Faircloth [R]Sen. Pat Fallon [R]Rep. Joe Farias [D]
Rep. Marsha Farney [R]Rep. Jessica Farrar [D]Rep. Allen Fletcher [R]Rep. Dan Flynn [R]
Rep. John Frullo [R]Rep. Rick Galindo [R]Rep. Charlie Geren [R]Rep. Helen Giddings [D]
Rep. Craig Goldman [R]Rep. Larry Gonzales [R]Rep. Mary Gonzalez [D]Rep. Robert Guerra [D]
Rep. Ryan Guillen [R]Sen. Roland Gutierrez [D]Rep. Patricia Harless [R]Rep. Ana Hernandez [D]
Rep. Abel Herrero [D]Rep. Donna Howard [D]Rep. Dan Huberty [R]Sen. Bryan Hughes [R]
Rep. Jason Isaac [R]Rep. Celia Israel [D]Rep. Eric Johnson [D]Rep. James Keffer [R]
Rep. Mark Keough [R]Sen. Phil King [R]Rep. Susan King [R]Rep. Tracy King [D]
Rep. Stephanie Klick [R]Rep. Linda Koop [R]Rep. Matt Krause [R]Rep. John Kuempel [R]
Rep. Brooks Landgraf [R]Rep. Lyle Larson [R]Rep. Jodie Laubenberg [R]Rep. Jeff Leach [R]
Rep. Oscar Longoria [D]Rep. Eddie Lucio [D]Rep. Marisa Marquez [D]Rep. Armando Martinez [D]
Rep. William Metcalf [R]Rep. Morgan Meyer [R]Sen. Borris Miles [D]Rep. Rick Miller [R]
Rep. Joseph Moody [D]Rep. Sergio Munoz [D]Rep. Jim Murphy [R]Rep. Andrew Murr [R]
Rep. Elliott Naishtat [D]Rep. John Otto [R]Rep. Chris Paddie [R]Rep. Dennis Paul [R]
Rep. Gilbert Pena [R]Rep. Dade Phelan [R]Rep. Joe Pickett [D]Rep. Four Price [R]
Rep. John Raney [R]Rep. Richard Raymond [D]Rep. Ron Reynolds [D]Rep. Matt Rinaldi [R]
Rep. Justin Rodriguez [D]Rep. Ramon Romero [D]Rep. Toni Rose [D]Rep. Scott Sanford [R]
Rep. Mike Schofield [R]Rep. Leighton Schubert [R]Rep. Matthew Shaheen [R]Rep. Kenneth Sheets [R]
Rep. J.D. Sheffield [R]Rep. Ron Simmons [R]Rep. David Simpson [R]Rep. Wayne Smith [R]
Rep. Stuart Spitzer [R]Sen. Drew Springer [R]Rep. Phil Stephenson [R]Rep. Jonathan Stickland [R]
Rep. Ed Thompson [R]Rep. Senfronia Thompson [D]Rep. Chris Turner [D]Rep. Sylvester Turner [D]
Rep. Gary Vandeaver [R]Rep. Jason Villalba [R]Rep. Armando Walle [D]Rep. James White [R]
Rep. Molly White [R]Rep. Paul Workman [R]Rep. John Wray [R]Rep. Eugene Wu [D]
Rep. William Zedler [R]Rep. John Zerwas [R]Sen. Paul Bettencourt [R]


2015-06-16 Effective immediately
2015-06-16 Signed by the Governor
2015-05-26 Sent to the Governor
2015-05-26SenateSigned in the Senate
2015-05-25HouseSigned in the House
2015-05-24SenateHouse concurs in Senate amendment(s)-reported
2015-05-24HouseReported enrolled
2015-05-23HouseText of Senate Amendment(s)
2015-05-23HouseRecord vote
2015-05-23HouseHouse concurs in Senate amendment(s)
2015-05-22HouseSenate Amendments Analysis distributed
2015-05-22HouseSenate Amendments distributed
2015-05-22HouseSenate passage as amended reported
2015-05-22SenateRecord vote
2015-05-22SenateRead 3rd time
2015-05-22SenateRecord vote
2015-05-22SenateThree day rule suspended
2015-05-22SenateVote recorded in Journal
2015-05-22SenateRead 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading
2015-05-22SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2015-05-22SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2015-05-21SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2015-05-21SenateReported favorably as substituted
2015-05-19SenateConsidered in public hearing
2015-05-18SenateLeft pending in committee
2015-05-18SenateConsidered in public hearing
2015-05-18SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2015-05-06SenateReferred to Health & Human Services
2015-05-06SenateRead first time
2015-04-23SenateReceived from the House
2015-04-22HouseReported engrossed
2015-04-22HouseRecord vote
2015-04-22HouseRead 3rd time
2015-04-21HousePassed to engrossment as amended
2015-04-21HouseRead 2nd time
2015-04-21HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2015-04-14HouseConsidered in Calendars
2015-04-13HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2015-04-13HouseCommittee report distributed
2015-04-10HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2015-04-07HouseReported favorably as substituted
2015-04-07HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2015-04-07HouseConsidered in public hearing
2015-03-24HouseLeft pending in committee
2015-03-24HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2015-03-24HouseConsidered in public hearing
2015-03-24HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2015-03-04HouseReferred to Public Health
2015-03-04HouseRead first time


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