Texas Legislature
Bills Authored / Joint Authored
Rep. Hugh Shine
85th Legislature First Called Session
Report Date: 12/15/2017

Number of Bills: 15

Report Sections: Authored Bills | Joint Authored Bills

Author (8):
HB 119 Author: Shine | Darby
Last Action: 07/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit other than a school district to adopt an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the appraised value of an individual's residence homestead and the authority of the governing body of certain taxing units that have adopted such an exemption to reduce the amount of or repeal certain other exemptions.

HB 120 Author: Shine
Last Action: 07/20/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Jul 20 2017 10:40AM
Caption: Relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or appraised value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year.

HB 180 Author: Shine
Last Action: 07/20/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Jul 20 2017 4:20PM
Caption: Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions.

HCR 26 Author: Shine
Sponsor: Taylor, Van
Last Action: 08/15/2017 E Signed by the Governor
Caption: Congratulating Margana Wood on being crowned Miss Texas 2017.

HJR 25 Author: Shine | Darby
Last Action: 07/25/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision other than a school district to adopt an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the market value of an individual's residence homestead and authorizing the legislature to prohibit the governing body of a political subdivision that adopts such an exemption from reducing the amount of or repealing the exemption.

HJR 26 Author: Shine
Last Action: 07/21/2017 H Referred to Ways & Means: Jul 21 2017 10:40AM
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of ad valorem taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or property value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year.

HJR 31 Author: Shine | Darby | Burns | Ashby | Cook
Last Action: 08/09/2017 H Corrected committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict the power of the legislature to mandate unfunded costs and requirements on a municipality, county, or school district.

HR 292 Author: Shine
Last Action: 08/16/2017 H Reported enrolled: Aug 16 2017 3:44PM
Caption: Honoring Morgan's Point Resort Fire Chief John Phillips and his crew for containing a local fire.

Joint Author (7):
HB 4 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Raymond | Shine | Murphy | Darby
Last Action: 07/31/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.

HB 32 Author: Bonnen, Dennis | Shine | Raymond | Murphy | Darby
Sponsor: Bettencourt
Last Action: 08/14/2017 S Postponed
Caption: Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system; authorizing fees.

HB 74 Author: Cosper | Shine | Blanco
Last Action: 08/04/2017 S Received from the House
Caption: Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans.

HB 82 Author: Darby | Shine | Guillen | Stephenson | Murr
Last Action: 08/02/2017 H Left pending in committee
Caption: Relating to the abolition of school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.

HB 111 Author: Murphy | Shine | Parker | Raymond | Bonnen, Dennis
Last Action: 07/26/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to general obligation bonds issued by political subdivisions.

HB 168 Author: VanDeaver | Shine
Last Action: 08/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Relating to the calculation of the rollback tax rate of a school district.

HJR 21 Author: Darby | Bonnen, Dennis | Murr | Stephenson | Shine
Last Action: 08/06/2017 H Committee report sent to Calendars
Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment abolishing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.

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