EMS Bill to Address Rural Shortage and Restore LPGs Introduced in Austin

Texas State Representative Four Price (R-Amarillo) filed HB 1477, which would restore local project grant (LPG) funding for Texas EMS agencies and would create the Emergency Medical Services Scholarship Program for rural EMS agencies. “Due to rural hospital closures and other factors, a community’s EMS agency represents the only access to health care for many […]

Texas Senate Unveils Committee Assignments

Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick released the Texas Senate’s committee assignments for the 86th Texas Legislature earlier today. Click here to view them: Senate Committees – 86th