Statutes and Laws

The Texas Department of State Health Services, EMS and Trauma Systems is governed by:

Texas Health & Safety Code; Title 9, Safety

Texas Government Code; Tittle 4, Executive Branch

The Neonatal and Maternal levels of care designations are governed by:

Texas Health and Safety Code:  Title 4. Health Facilities; Subtitle B. Licensing Of Health Facilities 

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Last updated July 22, 2021