COMMITTEE:    Finance-S/C on Fiscal Matters 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Monday, April 15, 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.


To consider the following:


SB 626        Watson                 
Relating to fees collected by the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority.

SB 1153       Davis                  
Relating to reports issued by the comptroller on the effect of certain tax provisions.

SB 1278       Watson                 
Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of solar energy property.

SB 1330       Estes                  
Relating to a sales and use tax exemption for tangible personal property used to provide cable television service, Internet access service, or telecommunications services and to the exclusion of that property in certain economic development agreements.

SB 1606       Zaffirini              
Relating to ad valorem tax liens on personal property.

SB 1662       Eltife                 
Relating to certain appeals through binding arbitration of appraisal review board orders.

Pending business:


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

SB 1151       Hinojosa               
Relating to sales and use tax treatment of certain snack items; eliminating a tax exemption.

SB 1447       Hinojosa               
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.

SB 1533       Carona                 
Relating to municipal sales and use tax remittances by certain retailers.