Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 1003.054
Informed Consent


Before receiving an investigational stem cell treatment, an eligible patient must sign a written informed consent.


If the patient is a minor or lacks the mental capacity to provide informed consent, a parent, guardian, or conservator may provide informed consent on the patient’s behalf.


The executive commissioner by rule shall adopt a form for the informed consent under this section. The form must provide notice that the department administers this subchapter.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 697 (H.B. 810), Sec. 3, eff. September 1, 2017.
Amended by:
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1158 (H.B. 3148), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2019.

Source: Section 1003.054 — Informed Consent, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­1003.­htm#1003.­054 (accessed Dec. 2, 2023).

Dec. 2, 2023

§ 1003.054’s source at texas​.gov