Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 121.022


A health authority must be:


a competent physician with a reputable professional standing who is legally qualified to practice medicine in this state; and


a resident of this state.


To be qualified to serve as a health authority, the appointee must:


take and subscribe to the official oath; and


file a copy of the oath and appointment with the department.
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 678, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1 (S.B. 219), Sec. 3.0369, eff. April 2, 2015.

Source: Section 121.022 — Qualifications, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­121.­htm#121.­022 (accessed Feb. 24, 2024).

Feb. 24, 2024

§ 121.022’s source at texas​.gov