COMMITTEE:    Finance-S/C on Fiscal Matters 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, April 08, 2013 

PLACE:        E1.036 (Finance Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Glenn Hegar 



Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes.  If submitting written testimony, please submit 20 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.


SB 342        Estes
Relating to exemption from the sales tax for certain water efficient products for a limited period.

SB 571        Deuell
Relating to the exemption from sales and use taxes of certain health care supplies.

SB 835        Lucio
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 862        Taylor
Relating to the imposition of and a limitation on the sales tax imposed on certain vessels.

SB 1188       Huffman
Relating to a study on the use of certain credit management agreements by state agencies and political subdivisions.

SB 1508       Hegar
Relating to the rendition of certain property.

SB 1598       Zaffirini
Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district or a representative of the chief appraiser to enter the premises of a business, trade, or profession for ad valorem tax appraisal purposes.

SJR 47        Eltife
Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the rate of the state sales and use tax and dedicating revenue derived from that rate increase to repaying certain transportation bonds.