SENATE FLOOR ACTION




                                 Thursday
                              April 20, 2006

THE SENATE ADOPTED THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION:

HCR 15             Berman                     SP: Eltife
Congratulating the Arp High School 2005-2006 boys' basketball team
for winning the UIL 2A State Championship.

THE FOLLOWING BILLS WERE REFERRED TO THE COMMITTEE INDICATED:

SB 17             Barrientos
Relating to increasing the minimum amount of the local option
residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a taxing
unit.
Finance

SB 18             Hinojosa/ West, Royce
Relating to the system benefit fund and to eligibility for and
enrollment for benefits under the fund.
Business & Commerce

SJR 8             Janek
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body
of a political subdivision to establish for purposes of ad valorem
taxation by the political subdivision a limit on the maximum
average annual percentage increase in the appraised value of
residence homesteads in the political subdivision.
Finance

SJR 9             Barrientos
Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the minimum amount
of the local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem
taxation by a political subdivision.
Finance

SJR 10             Shapiro
Proposing a constitutional amendment dedicating certain increases
in state tax revenue to public education.
Finance