COMMITTEE:    Finance 

TIME & DATE:  10:00 AM, Monday, March 14, 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 52         Zaffirini              
Relating to exempting books purchased by university and college students from the sales tax for a limited period.

SB 73         Nelson                 
Relating to the removal of certain limitations on the debt issuance of the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.

SB 334        Fraser                 
Relating to the applicability of the constitutional limit on state debt payable from the general revenues of the state to bonds issued by the Texas Water Development Board.

SB 495        Fraser                 
Relating to an exemption from the motor vehicle use tax for motor vehicles brought into this state by certain military personnel or retired military personnel.

SB 1278       Ogden                  
Relating to making supplemental appropriations and giving direction and adjustment authority regarding appropriations.

SJR 12        Patrick | et al.       
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain tax bills to be approved by two-thirds of all the members elected to each house of the legislature.