COMMITTEE:    Finance 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Thursday, April 28, 2011 

PLACE:        E1.036 (Finance Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Steve Ogden 



Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 25 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.


SB 268        Uresti | et al.        
Relating to the distribution, possession, purchase, consumption, receipt, and taxation of tobacco products; providing penalties.

SB 1085       Wentworth | et al.     
Relating to the fees collected by district court clerks on the filing of certain civil actions or proceedings to fund basic civil legal services.

SB 1205       Jackson                
Relating to the application of the limit on appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem tax purposes to an improvement that is a replacement structure for a structure that was rendered uninhabitable or unusable by a casualty or by wind or water damage.

SB 1334       Deuell                 
Relating to the dismissal of complaints against property tax professionals.

SJR 52        Ogden                  
Proposing a constitutional amendment clarifying that a tax imposed on certain business entities is not subject to Section 24, Article VIII, Texas Constitution, and imposing certain limitations on the computation of a tax imposed on a business entity.