Category: Crime and Public Safety

HB 349 (2019)

House/Senate Bill: House

Description: Permits state and county prisoners to have a second medical opinion from a licensed health care provider, with the prisoner responsible for costs. The Senate amended the bill to allow county correctional facilities to charge a $35 fee for a second opinion.

Bill Sponsor: Amanda Bouldin

Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information

Next Hearing Date: Thu, 04/11/2019

Next Voting Date: Thu, 06/13/2019

Bill Status

Vetoed by Governor
Passed House Committee: Yes
Passed House: Yes
Passed Senate Committee: Yes
Passed Senate: Yes
Signed by Governor: No

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