Bill

SB 1565

86(R) - 2019
Senate Health & Human Services
Senate Health & Human Services

Vote Recommendation

Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral

Author(s)

Pat Fallon

Bill Caption

Relating to the medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim.

Fiscal Notes

According to the Legislative Budget Board, no significant fiscal impact to the state is anticipated. 

Bill Analysis

SB 1565 would rectify a typographical error on the form for medical authorization required to release protected health information in a health care liability claim. Instead of "place of birth," it would be replaced with "date of birth."

Vote Recommendation Notes

Texas Action remains neutral on SB 1565 because it does not affect our liberty principles