COMMITTEE:    Ways & Means 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, March 27, 2019 

PLACE:       JHR 140 
CHAIR:       Rep. Dustin Burrows 


HB 791         Huberty
Relating to the definition of volunteer fire department for purposes of certain motor fuel tax exemptions.

HB 1089        Darby                  
Relating to the classification of certain entities as primarily engaged in retail trade for purposes of the franchise tax.

HB 1882        Krause                 
Relating to a request for binding arbitration to appeal appraisal review board orders involving two or more contiguous tracts of land.

HB 2160        Raymond                
Relating to the qualification of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land.

HB 2220        Wray                   
Relating to testimony by an appraisal district employee as to the value of real property in certain ad valorem tax appeals.

HB 2650        Goodwin                
Relating to the procedure for the sale by auction of real property pursuant to foreclosure of a tax lien.

HB 2684        Metcalf                
Relating to an exemption from the sales tax for items sold by a nonprofit organization at a county fair.

HB 2958        VanDeaver              
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by the TexAmericas Center.

HB 3253        Rodriguez              
Relating to a study regarding ad valorem tax relief through the use of a circuit breaker program.

HB 3348        Guillen                
Relating to the eligibility of land on which the Texas Animal Health Commission has established a temporary quarantine for ticks for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land.

HB 3954        Burrows                
Relating to motor fuel taxes applicable to gasoline and diesel fuel within the bulk transfer system.


The order in which bills are heard is at the discretion of the Chair.





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