Bill Text: TX HB4489 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to the performance of administrative support services functions for the Health and Human Services Commission's office of inspector general.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-26 - Referred to Human Services [HB4489 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HB4489-Introduced.html
  86R1466 LED-D
 
  By: Oliverson H.B. No. 4489
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to the performance of administrative support services
  functions for the Health and Human Services Commission's office of
  inspector general.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Section 531.102(a-3), Government Code, is
  amended to read as follows:
         (a-3)  Notwithstanding Section 531.00553, the office [The
  executive commissioner] is responsible for performing all
  administrative support services functions necessary to operate the
  office [in the same manner that the executive commissioner is
  responsible for providing administrative support services
  functions for the health and human services system], including
  functions of the office related to the following:
               (1)  procurement processes;
               (2)  contracting policies;
               (3)  information technology services;
               (4)  [subject to Subsection (a-8),] legal services;
               (5)  budgeting; [and]
               (6)  personnel and employment policies; and
               (7)  hiring and dismissal of administrative staff,
  including information technology staff.
         SECTION 2.  Section 531.102(a-8), Government Code, is
  repealed.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
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