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