COMMITTEE:    Finance 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Tuesday, April 07, 2015 

PLACE:        E1.036 (Finance Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Jane Nelson 



Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 40 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.


To consider the following:


SB 53         Nelson | et al.        
Relating to strategic fiscal reviews for state agencies and programs.

SB 574        Watson                 
Relating to the creation of the State Cemetery preservation trust fund.

SB 624        Hinojosa | et al.      
Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes.

SB 683        Hancock                
Relating to the payment of certain ad valorem tax refunds.

SB 773        Hancock                
Relating to the requirement a protest or appeal based upon inequality of appraisal be determined by the application of generally accepted appraisal methods and techniques.

SB 853        Kolkhorst              
Relating to the signature requirement for a sales tax permit application filed electronically.

SB 881        Nelson                 
Relating to the dedication of certain wine-related revenue.

SB 1076       Eltife                 
Relating to mixed beverage taxes; repealing a tax; increasing the rate of a tax.

SB 1356       Hinojosa               
Relating to exemption from the sales tax for certain water-efficient products for a limited period.

SB 1364       Kolkhorst              
Relating to electronic filing of certain reports; providing a penalty.

SB 1512       Hancock                
Relating to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles fund.

SB 1657       Watson                 
Relating to approval of the issuance of Tax and Revenue Anticipation Notes.

SB 1985       Uresti                 
Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of a real property interest in oil or gas in place.