COMMITTEE:   Ways & Means 

TIME & DATE: Upon first adjournment
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 

PLACE:       House Chamber, Desk # 9 
CHAIR:       Rep. Harvey Hilderbran 


SB 163        Van de Putte
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.

SB 193        West                   
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property used to provide low-income and moderate-income housing.

SB 449        Hinojosa               
Relating to a prohibition on the issuance of certain capital appreciation bonds by local governments.

SB 475        Van de Putte           
Relating to the expiration of the municipal sales and use tax for street maintenance in certain municipalities.

SB 551        Uresti                 
Relating to the use of municipal hotel occupancy tax revenue to enhance and upgrade sports facilities in certain municipalities.

SB 835        Lucio | et al.         
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 843        Paxton                 
Relating to public access to boundary, financial, and tax rate information of certain political subdivisions.

SB 1151       Hinojosa               
Relating to sales and use tax treatment of certain snack items.

SB 1662       Eltife                 
Relating to expedited binding arbitration of appraisal review board orders.

SB 656        Paxton                 
Relating to providing transparency in the budget adoption process of municipalities and counties.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




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