COMMITTEE:    Finance 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, March 14, 2017 

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



Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 2 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 2          Bettencourt | et al.   
Relating to ad valorem taxation.

SB 330        Rodríguez              
Relating to the qualification of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land.

SB 448        Burton                 
Relating to the procedure for canceling a deferral or abatement of collection of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly person.

SB 629        Schwertner | et al.    
Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use.

SB 669        Nelson                 
Relating to the system for protesting or appealing certain ad valorem tax determinations; authorizing a fee.

SB 717        Taylor, Van            
Relating to the reappraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of property damaged in a disaster.

SB 730        Bettencourt            
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of income-producing tangible personal property having a value of less than a certain amount.

SB 731        Bettencourt            
Relating to the appeal through binding arbitration of certain appraisal review board orders.

SB 870        Bettencourt            
Relating to the scheduling by an appraisal review board of a hearing on a protest.

SB 945        Bettencourt            
Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district to correct an ad valorem tax appraisal roll.

SB 946        Bettencourt            
Relating to deadlines for performing various functions in connection with the ad valorem tax system.

SB 972        Zaffirini              
Relating to the reappraisal for ad valorem taxation purposes of real property on which a building completely destroyed by a casualty is located.



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