HB 4003

86(R) - 2019
House Higher Education
House Higher Education

Vote Recommendation

  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral


J.D. Sheffield

Bill Caption

Relating to a study by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board concerning a shortage of primary care physicians in this state.

Fiscal Notes

No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.

Bill Analysis

HB 4003 would require the Higher Education Coordinating Board to conduct a study on methods to mitigate or prevent a shortage in the number of primary care physicians. The coordinating board would submit a report on the results of the study and any recommendations for legislative action no later than December 1, 2020.

Vote Recommendation Notes

Texas Action remains neutral on HB 4003 because it does not promote or violate any of our principles. 

Organizations Supporting

Texas Academy of Family Physicians