TX SB481 | 2015-2016 | 84th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 15 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-06-15 - Effective on 9/1/15
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to consumer information concerning facility-based physicians and notice and availability of mediation for balance billing by a facility-based physician.

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Relating to consumer information concerning facility-based physicians and notice and availability of mediation for balance billing by a facility-based physician.


Roll Calls

2015-05-18 - House - SB 481Third Reading House (Y: 137 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 11) [PASS]


2015-06-15 Effective on 9/1/15
2015-06-15 Signed by the Governor
2015-05-25 Sent to the Governor
2015-05-24HouseSigned in the House
2015-05-24SenateSigned in the Senate
2015-05-23HouseSenate concurs in House amendment(s)-reported
2015-05-22SenateReported enrolled
2015-05-22SenateRecord vote
2015-05-22SenateSenate concurs in House amendment(s)
2015-05-22SenateHouse amendment(s) laid before the Senate
2015-05-19SenateHouse passage as amended reported
2015-05-18HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2015-05-18HouseRecord vote
2015-05-18HouseRead 3rd time
2015-05-14HousePassed to 3rd reading
2015-05-14HouseRead 2nd time
2015-05-14HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2015-05-12HouseConsidered in Calendars
2015-05-12HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2015-05-12HouseCommittee report distributed
2015-05-11HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2015-05-04HouseReported favorably as substituted
2015-05-04HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2015-05-04HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2015-04-30HouseReferred to Insurance
2015-04-30HouseRead first time
2015-04-10HouseReceived from the Senate
2015-04-09SenateReported engrossed
2015-04-09SenateRecord vote
2015-04-09SenateRead 3rd time
2015-04-09SenateRecord vote
2015-04-09SenateThree day rule suspended
2015-04-09SenateRecord vote
2015-04-09SenateRead 2nd time & passed to engrossment
2015-04-09SenateVote recorded in Journal
2015-04-09SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2015-04-09SenateCo-author authorized
2015-04-07SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2015-04-01SenateCo-author authorized
2015-03-31SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2015-03-31SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2015-03-26SenateConsidered in public hearing
2015-03-24SenateLeft pending in committee
2015-03-24SenateTestimony taken in committee
2015-03-24SenateConsidered in public hearing
2015-03-24SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2015-02-10SenateReferred to Business & Commerce
2015-02-10SenateRead first time
2015-02-06SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate


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