Supplemental House Calendar

Wednesday, May 08, 2013



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SB 1889             Eltife

SP: Lavender

Relating to the transport of a mental health patient who is not a resident of this state.

SB 1538             Van de Putte / et al.

SP: Farney / Geren / Patrick, Diane / Alonzo

Relating to evaluating the performance, including computing dropout and completion rates, of public schools designated as dropout recovery schools.

SB 822              Schwertner

SP: Eiland

Relating to the regulation of certain health care provider network contract arrangements; providing an administrative penalty; authorizing a fee.

SB 1360             Rodríguez

SP: Herrero / Lucio III / Villalba

Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with a witness and the evidence that may be offered to show that offense.

SB 620              Van de Putte

SP: Allen

Relating to student loan repayment assistance for speech-language pathologists or audiologists employed by a public school or as faculty members of certain programs at public institutions of higher education.

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HB 500              Hilderbran / Thompson, Senfronia / Creighton / Button / Turner, Scott / et al.

Relating to the computation of the franchise tax, including certain exclusions from the tax.

HB 3153             Lewis / Guillen / Pitts / Crownover

Relating to the operation and administration of, and practice in courts in, the judicial branch of state government; imposing a fee.

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HB 953              Button / Davis, John / Rodriguez, Eddie / Branch / Vo / et al.

Relating to a franchise tax credit for research and development activities performed in conjunction with institutions of higher education; authorizing a tax credit.

HB 887              Lucio III / Bonnen, Greg / Villarreal

Relating to full-contact drills by students who are members of a high school or middle school football team that participates in activities sponsored or sanctioned by the University Interscholastic League.

HB 2780             Elkins / Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the establishment of research technology corporations by institutions of higher education; providing for tax exemptions.

HB 1866             Klick

Relating to the composition of a political party's state executive committee.

HB 3815             Carter / Harless

Relating to the suspension of a person's driver's license or permit on conviction of a fifth offense relating to the operating of a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

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HB 194              Farias / Ratliff / Menéndez / Guerra / et al.

Relating to considering ownership interests of certain disabled veterans in determining whether a business is a historically underutilized business for purposes of state contracting.

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UNTIL 10:00 AM

HB 613              Orr / Larson

Relating to the regulation of foundation repair contractors; providing penalties; authorizing fees.

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HB 416              Hilderbran

Relating to the computation of the franchise tax by a taxable entity engaged in Internet hosting.


HJR 138             Rodriguez, Eddie

Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the governing body of a political subdivision to adopt a local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the market value of an individual's residence homestead.

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HB 1223             Hilderbran / Murphy / Sheets / Harless

Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to data centers from the sales and use tax.

HB 2767             King, Phil / Keffer / Lewis

Relating to the treatment and recycling for beneficial use of certain waste arising out of or incidental to the drilling for or production of oil or gas.

HB 2770             Branch / Strama / Ratliff / Anchia / Frank / et al.

Relating to the investment of a certain portion of the economic stabilization fund balance.

HB 1620             Bonnen, Greg

Relating to the eligibility for judge-ordered community supervision or for release on parole of certain defendants convicted of burglary with the intent to commit a sex offense.

HB 2396             Bonnen, Greg / Moody / et al.

Relating to the penalty for certain family violence committed in the presence of a child.

HB 628              Dale / Márquez / Nevárez / Huberty / Thompson, Ed / et al.

Relating to the right of a member of the board of trustees of a school district to obtain information, documents, and records.

HB 2240             Turner, Sylvester / Gonzalez, Naomi / Alvarado / et al.

Relating to a study on homeless youth.

HB 1508             Anchia

Relating to assessment collection in certain public improvement districts.

HB 2075             Anchia

Relating to the operation of certain condominium unit owners' associations.

HB 710              Callegari

Relating to the use by a peace officer of the officer's rank or status to advertise or promote certain private businesses.

HB 3276             Simmons / Bonnen, Greg / Eiland / et al.

Relating to the coverage by certain health benefit plans for the screening and treatment of autism spectrum disorder.

HB 2753             Branch / Patrick, Diane / Pitts

Relating to excellence funding for health-related institutions of higher education.

HB 3454             Eiland

Relating to an exemption from the franchise tax for certain insurance entities.

HB 3574             Orr / Howard / Otto / Darby / Turner, Sylvester

Relating to the authority of the School Land Board to designate certain revenue for deposit in the real estate special fund account of the permanent school fund.

HB 2138             Dutton

Relating to the boundaries of the Near Northside Management District.

HB 2100             Thompson, Senfronia / Price / Workman / White / Longoria / et al.

Relating to the salary for certain employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.

HB 3042             Oliveira

Relating to the allocation of state hotel occupancy tax revenue to certain municipalities for cleaning and maintenance of and erosion control for public beaches.

HB 705              Howard / Schaefer / Hughes / Moody / Toth / et al.

Relating to the definition of emergency services personnel for purposes of the enhanced penalty prescribed for an assault committed against a person providing services in that capacity.

HB 296              Rodriguez, Eddie / Aycock / Alvarado / Davis, John / Miles

Relating to breakfast for certain public school students.

HB 1581             Riddle

Relating to an entity's designation of an agent for service of process, notice, or demand in an assumed business or professional name certificate.

HB 2004             González, Mary / King, Susan

Relating to the determination of certain exemptions from the administration of state assessment instruments to public school students and to the consideration of the performance of certain students on state assessment instruments.

HB 2595             Parker

Relating to the value of personal property that is exempt from seizure to pay a crime victim under an order of restitution.

HB 2570             Miles

Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application.

HB 3240             Phillips

Relating to the penalty for delivery of certain miscellaneous substances under the Texas Controlled Substances Act.

HB 2952             Rodriguez, Justin / Collier

Relating to the period of time allowed for issuance of decisions by the commissioner of education in certain appeals against school districts.

HB 2158             Goldman / Callegari

Relating to the period of ineligibility from participation in the Medicaid program by providers found liable for certain unlawful acts under the program.

HB 793              Lozano / et al.

Relating to the prosecution and punishment of the smuggling of persons.

HB 30               Branch / et al.

Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer of students within the public higher education system and the timely graduation of students from public institutions of higher education.

HB 3648             Harper-Brown

Relating to compliance with certain terms in the performance of state purchasing contracts.

HB 1849             Carter

Relating to the disposition of proceeds and property from criminal asset forfeiture.

HB 1878             McClendon / Riddle / Geren / et al.

Relating to the allocation of certain revenue to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund.

HB 724              Guillen / Herrero / Lozano

Relating to the creation of a commission to study unclaimed land grant mineral proceeds.

HB 1966             Deshotel

Relating to a project that may be undertaken by certain  development corporations in connection with infrastructure improvements necessary for municipal area development and revitalization.

HB 2090             Canales

Relating to a written statement made by an accused as a result of custodial interrogation.

HB 2201             Farney / Sheffield, Ralph / Huberty / Paddie / Fallon

Relating to increasing the courses offered in the career and technology education curriculum.

HB 3569             Kleinschmidt

Relating to activities conducted in connection with a state or federal disease control or eradication program for animals.

HB 1773             Thompson, Ed / Miller, Doug / et al.

Relating to named driver insurance policies and certain related exclusions.

HB 2872             Villarreal

Relating to the number of student absences that constitute a failure to attend school.

HB 1021             Moody

Relating to venue for the offense of failure to attend school.

HB 1022             Moody

Relating to venue for the offense of a parent contributing to a child's failure to attend school.

HB 2824             Ratliff / Branch / Simpson / Turner, Sylvester / Kacal / et al.

Relating to the Texas High Performance Schools Consortium.

HB 2792             Elkins

Relating to the circumstances under which an appraisal review board hearing shall be closed to the public.

HB 2148             Hilderbran

Relating to the motor fuel tax on compressed natural gas and liquefied natural gas; providing penalties; imposing a tax.

HB 742              Strama / Villarreal / Otto

Relating to a grant program for certain school districts to provide summer instruction primarily for students who are educationally disadvantaged and summer teaching opportunities for high-performing, new, and student teachers.

HB 2719             Guillen

Relating to the collection of information concerning the number of inmates who have been in the conservatorship of a state agency responsible for providing child protective services.

HB 2061             Murphy / Deshotel / Anchia / Pitts / Rodriguez, Eddie / et al.

Relating to a tax credit for investment in certain communities; imposing a monetary penalty; authorizing a fee.

HB 2371             Leach / Canales / Hughes / Carter / Moody / et al.

Relating to creating the offense of voyeurism; providing a penalty.

HB 3750             Farrar

Relating to the destruction of the records of businesses, state and local governments, and nonprofit entities stored on copy machines; providing a civil penalty.

HB 1790             Longoria / Thompson, Senfronia / Burnam / Hughes

Relating to certain procedures for defendants who successfully complete a period of state jail felony community supervision.

HB 1289             Hilderbran

Relating to the exclusion of certain transportation services costs in determining total revenue for purposes of the franchise tax.

HB 1509             Anchia

Relating to the enforcement of water conservation and animal care and control ordinances of a municipality by civil action or quasi-judicial enforcement; providing civil penalties.

HB 75               Fletcher / et al.

Relating to the regulation of certain private security companies and occupations.

HB 2133             Larson

Relating to the public policy for the use of innovative and alternative water treatment technologies for water development purposes.

HB 1318             Turner, Sylvester

Relating to the appointment of counsel for a detention hearing for certain youths.

HB 1398             Murphy

Relating to required disclosures on political advertising.

HB 1077             Kleinschmidt / Raymond / Guillen / Sanford / Krause / et al.

Relating to the transportation and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of institutions of higher education.

HB 694              Phillips

Relating to access by certain military personnel to juvenile and criminal history information.

HB 3743             Wu

Relating to the authority of a prosecutor in a juvenile case to appeal certain judicial decisions.

HB 912              Gooden / Riddle / Burnam / Fallon / Stickland / et al.

Relating to images captured by unmanned vehicles and unmanned aircraft; providing penalties.

HB 97               Perry / White / Flynn / Farias / Miller, Rick / et al.

Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of part of the appraised value of the residence homestead of a partially disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of a partially disabled veteran if the residence homestead was donated to the disabled veteran by a charitable organization.

HB 1712             Lozano

Relating to an exemption from ad valorem and sales and use taxes for property used in connection with an offshore spill response containment system.

HB 503              Hernandez Luna

Relating to the ability of a property owners' association to contract with an association board member or certain other persons or entities associated with the board member.

HB 217              Alvarado / Zerwas / King, Susan / Lucio III / Cortez

Relating to the types of beverages that may be sold to students on public school campuses.

HB 3498             Turner, Scott / et al.

Relating to a requirement that a student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade awarded in each class.

HB 34               Menéndez / Anchia / Geren

Relating to the consumption of alcoholic beverages on certain premises; providing a penalty and authorizing a fee.

HB 1831             Davis, John / Deshotel / Huberty / Farney / Murphy

Relating to an adult high school diploma and industry certification charter school pilot program for adults 19 to 50 years of age.

HB 3013             Larson

Relating to the underground storage of water for later retrieval and beneficial use; authorizing the imposition of fees.

HB 2578             Larson / Callegari

Relating to the development of brackish groundwater.

HB 3660             Simmons

Relating to requiring the Texas Commission on Fire Protection to conduct a study and prepare a report on administrative attachment.

HB 743              Miller, Rick / Hughes

Relating to the regulation of certain child-care facilities; increasing a fee.

HB 3005             Burkett / Davis, John / Branch / Lucio III / Crownover / et al.

Relating to the authority of the Texas Workforce Commission to use certain unemployment compensation funds for reemployment activities.

HB 1352             Callegari / Harper-Brown / Ratliff / et al.

Relating to an exemption for certain persons who sell signs from the requirement to be licensed as an electrician.

HB 3593             Burnam

Relating to the determination that a voter is deceased.

HB 581              Howard / King, Susan / King, Ken / Naishtat

Relating to a limited waiver of sovereign immunity for state and local governmental entities in certain employment lawsuits filed by nurses.

HB 586              Workman / Leach / Callegari / Menéndez / Smithee / et al.

Relating to the waiver of sovereign immunity for certain design and construction claims arising under written contracts with state agencies.

HB 2765             Branch / Otto / Pitts

Relating to the creation of the Texas competitive knowledge fund to support excellence at qualifying institutions of higher education.

HB 2690             Elkins

Relating to the sale of a vehicle by an unlicensed seller; creating an offense.

HB 2500             Bohac / Strama / Button

Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of solar energy property.

HB 2145             Hilderbran

Relating to apportionment of certain receipts of a broadcaster under the franchise tax.

HB 12               Flynn / Alvarado / Perry / Martinez Fischer / et al.

Relating to gifts made to a state agency for a state employee salary supplement.

HB 3669             Naishtat

Relating to the recusal or disqualification of a statutory probate judge or other judge authorized to hear probate, guardianship, or mental health matters, and the subsequent assignment of another judge.

HB 3316             Keffer / Workman / Deshotel

Relating to an account or bond for construction retainage under certain contracts.

HB 3065             Menéndez

Relating to the payment of state funds by the secretary of state directly to an entity conducting a primary election under contract.

HB 16               Flynn / Alvarado / Perry / Larson / Martinez Fischer / et al.

Relating to a requirement that a state agency post the results of certain audits on the state agency's Internet website.

HB 1468             Sheets

Relating to confidential communications between an insurance carrier and a covered employer under the Texas Workers' Compensation Act.

HB 3227             Coleman / Turner, Chris / Moody

Relating to coverage of certain eating disorders as serious mental illnesses under certain group health benefit plans.

HB 3475             Paddie / Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to information relating to hotel occupancy tax receipts.

HB 2163             Eiland

Relating to an annual assessment on insurers for the examination of insurers; imposing an assessment.

HB 2996             King, Tracy O.

Relating to regulation by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality of the land application of Class B sludge.

HB 1340             Rose / Zerwas / Sheffield, J. D.

Relating to consent to the immunization of certain children.

HB 382              Burnam / Turner, Chris / et al.

Relating to certain limitations on settlement agreements with a governmental unit.

HB 1843             Branch

Relating to limitations on the automatic admission of undergraduate students to general academic teaching institutions.

HB 2972             King, Ken

Relating to exempting premiums for certain insurance covering stored or in-transit baled cotton from surplus lines insurance premium taxes.

HB 1382             Simpson / Rodriguez, Eddie / Kolkhorst / Burnam / et al.

Relating to the regulation of food prepared, stored, distributed, or sold at farms and farmers' markets; limiting the applicability of a fee.

HB 1853             Ratliff

Relating to a behavior improvement plan or a behavior intervention plan adopted for certain students with an individualized education program.

HB 1882             Callegari / et al.

Relating to the powers and duties of and contributions to and benefits from the systems and programs administered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas.

HB 1174             Fallon

Relating to the penalties for illegally passing a stopped school bus.

HB 3509             Bonnen, Dennis

Relating to endangered species habitat conservation and to the creation of a committee to oversee and guide the state's coordinated response to federal actions regarding endangered species.

HB 741              Walle / Hernandez Luna

Relating to the right of a public employee to express breast milk in the workplace.

HB 133              Raymond

Relating to the dissemination of criminal history record information by the Department of Public Safety concerning the offense of intoxication manslaughter.

HB 690              Lewis / Naishtat

Relating to reimbursing public institutions of higher education for tuition and fee exemptions for certain military personnel and their dependents.

HB 1344             Canales

Relating to the expunction of arrest records and files relating to certain nonviolent offenses.

HB 2843             Sheets / Lewis / Eiland

Relating to an objection of a defendant physician or health care provider to an expert report filed in a health care liability claim.

HB 3198             Gonzales, Larry

Relating to suits for default on a student loan administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

HB 3348             Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to adopt a local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion, expressed as a dollar amount, of the appraised value of an individual's residence homestead.

HB 875              King, Phil

Relating to the eligibility of the surviving spouse of a person who is disabled to receive a limitation of school district ad valorem taxes on the person's residence homestead.

HB 1168             Flynn

Relating to the exemption of dedicated cemetery property from drainage fees or charges.

HB 3576             Fallon

Relating to the application of the law of this state to certain Internet contracts.

HB 3379             Hunter

Relating to motor vehicle registration requirements for active duty military personnel stationed in or assigned to another state or nation.

HB 1216             Craddick

Relating to the penalty for the offense of reckless driving.

HB 1329             Márquez

Relating to the administration of oaths and issuance of subpoenas in an arbitration proceeding involving firefighters or police officers in certain political subdivisions; creating an offense.

HB 1456             Gooden / Walle / Pitts / Flynn / Phillips / et al.

Relating to the right of a county to intervene in an original rate proceeding.

HB 1516             McClendon / et al.

Relating to solid waste services for rental property and solid waste management programs in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipalities in certain counties; authorizing penalties.

HB 1893             Gonzales, Larry / King, Susan

Relating to the Texas Funeral Service Commission and the regulation of funeral directing and embalming.

HB 2042             Guillen / King, Susan

Relating to the Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force.

HB 2053             Phillips

Relating to temporarily holding certain arrested persons in municipal jails.

HB 1714             Smith

Relating to the discontinuance of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality's compliance history program.

HB 1596             Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the exclusion of certain flow-through funds by taxable entities engaged in the business of transporting barite in determining total revenue for purposes of the franchise tax.

HB 210              Márquez / Moody / Gonzalez, Naomi

Relating to the authority of the commissioner of education to issue subpoenas and conduct accreditation investigations.

HB 548              Turner, Chris / Moody / Flynn / Isaac / Hilderbran / et al.

Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed in action.

HB 2406             Wu / Lewis

Relating to the installation, maintenance, operation, and relocation of saltwater pipeline facilities.

HB 2756             Branch / Bonnen, Dennis / Isaac

Relating to the equalized wealth level and the guaranteed yield under the school finance system.

HB 2210             Naishtat

Relating to information required to be displayed for the transfer of a manufactured home.

HB 2696             Johnson

Relating to requiring a home inspection report as a condition of a residential service contract.

HB 3812             Howard / Giddings / Harper-Brown / Creighton / Burnam / et al.

Relating to authorizing the optional imposition of a county air quality fee at the time of an emissions-related inspection.

HB 3138             Sheets

Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband.

HB 1242             Geren / Carter

Relating to the authority of a judge to impose a period of confinement in a county jail for a violation of a condition of community supervision.

HB 153              Taylor, Van / et al.

Relating to the definition of intoxicated for purposes of certain weapons offenses.

HB 1475             Hilderbran

Relating to the exclusion of certain flow-through payments related to petroleum and mineral interests in determining total revenue for purposes of the franchise tax.

HB 1743             Johnson

Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving controlled substances and other prohibited drugs, substances, or paraphernalia.

HB 453              Dukes

Relating to the application, renewal, and period of validity of a registration under the Texas Controlled Substances Act; authorizing the increase of a fee.

HB 3650             Harper-Brown

Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter into availability payment agreements for the design, development, financing, construction, maintenance, or operation of a highway project.

HB 2979             Parker

Relating to the prosecution and punishment of certain offenses involving injury to a child, elderly individual, or disabled individual.

HB 1998             Kleinschmidt

Relating to the eligibility of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land on the basis of its use for wildlife management.

HB 2559             Thompson, Senfronia

Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.

HB 2533             Zerwas

Relating to coverage for and access to hemophilia medical treatment.

HB 2391             Menéndez / et al.

Relating to electric utility bill payment assistance programs for certain veterans burned in combat.

HB 212              Alonzo

Relating to pretrial hearings in criminal cases.

HB 263              Flynn / King, Phil / Turner, Scott

Relating to combination resident hunting and fishing licenses for military personnel.

HB 1067             Moody

Relating to certain waivers by a defendant regarding a community supervision revocation hearing.

HB 2181             Stephenson / Reynolds / et al.

Relating to authorizing development corporations to finance projects to support primary job training facilities and programs at certain educational institutions.

HB 2146             Hilderbran / Lucio III

Relating to certain restrictions on the mining of marl, sand, gravel, shell, or mudshell in certain protected freshwater areas.

HB 2958             Leach / Workman / Turner, Scott / Perry / Capriglione / et al.

Relating to the applicability of project design and construction requirements to agencies or instrumentalities of, or agreements between, governmental entities subject to those requirements.

HB 3415             Flynn

Relating to driving on an improved shoulder.

HB 3273             Simmons

Relating to regulation of traffic on certain roads by counties.

HB 1575             Zedler

Relating to the effect on a credit report of certain transactions by a person's spouse pending a divorce decree.

HB 1552             Rodriguez, Justin

Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to create a law enforcement technology fund and to require certain defendants to pay court costs for deposit in the fund; authorizing a fee.

HB 1234             Price

Relating to the eligibility of an inmate convicted of reckless injury to a child, elderly person, or disabled person for release to mandatory supervision.

HB 1208             Parker / et al.

Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use.

HB 1368             Bonnen, Dennis / Sanford

Relating to hunting and fishing license fee exemptions for certain veterans.

HB 3706             Carter

Relating to certain requirements for certain sponsors and other participants in the summer food service program.

HB 2875             Harper-Brown / King, Ken

Relating to the motor vehicle inspection program; creating an offense; amending the amount of certain fees.

HB 895              Kolkhorst

Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing.

HB 3647             Harper-Brown

Relating to removing licensing and fee requirements for certain salespersons who sell or lease-purchase or offer to sell or lease-purchase manufactured housing to a consumer.

HB 2827             Burkett

Relating to the punishment for the offense of burglary of a vehicle and to grants of community supervision to persons who commit that offense.

HB 2687             Rodriguez, Eddie

Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to prohibit certain transfers of ad valorem tax liens.

HB 2531             Davis, John

Relating to the use of money in the spaceport trust fund for programs related to the aerospace industry.

HB 1820             Kacal / Bonnen, Greg / et al.

Relating to the eligibility of a disabled veteran to pay ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead in installments.

HB 734              Murphy / Fletcher / Menéndez / Carter

Relating to enhancing the penalties for certain repeat and habitual misdemeanor offenders.




C.S.H.B. 500


Pursuant to Rule 3, Section 4 (2) and Rule 6, Section 16 (f) of the House Rules, the following rule governing floor consideration for HB 500              is proposed:

                Section 1. All original amendments that will be offered during second reading consideration of the bill must be filed with the chief clerk by 10 a.m. on Monday, May 6, 2013.

                Section 2. (a) During second and third reading consideration of the bill, any amendment, including an amendment to an amendment, is not in order unless the comptroller has reviewed the amendment and provided a written assessment, in dollars, of the effect of the amendment.

                (b) Before any amendment is laid before the House, the presiding officer shall read the written assessment of the fiscal effect of the amendment.

                (c) The provisions of this section do not apply to an amendment that makes an adjustment in an item of taxation solely to correct a technical clerical error.