COMMITTEE:    Finance 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Thursday, May 11, 2017 

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 pending business:


HB 448        Guillen                 SP: Perry
Relating to the transfer of certain revenue into the state parks account.

HB 626        Workman | et al.        SP: Campbell
Relating to late applications for certain exemptions from ad valorem taxation.

HB 1101       Pickett | et al.        SP: Rodríguez
Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district to require a person to file a new application to confirm the person's current qualification for the exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homestead of a 100 percent disabled veteran.

HB 1186       Anderson, Rodney        SP: Huffines
Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation by the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District of certain property subject to a tax abatement agreement with the district and to the validation of certain actions of the district.

HB 1472       Capriglione | et al.    SP: Nelson
Relating to investment by a public junior college district of public funds received from the management and development of mineral rights.

HB 2126       Button                  SP: Birdwell
Relating to the franchise tax rate applicable to certain taxable entities that sell telephone prepaid calling cards.

HB 2228       Murphy                  SP: Bettencourt
Relating to deadlines for performing various functions in connection with the ad valorem tax system.

HB 2253       Darby                   SP: Hinojosa
Relating to the calculation of interest on an ad valorem tax refund resulting from the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's liability.

HB 2989       Bonnen, Dennis          SP: Taylor, Larry
Relating to payment of an ad valorem tax refund in the event of a tax roll correction that decreases a property owner's tax liability.

HB 2999       Bonnen, Dennis          SP: Huffman
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by certain medical centers in certain counties.

HB 4002       Bonnen, Dennis          SP: Nelson
Relating to the definition of production used in determining the cost of goods sold for franchise tax purposes.

HB 4054       Murphy                  SP: Bettencourt
Relating to the application of sales and use taxes to certain food items.