COMMITTEE:     Property Tax 

TIME & DATE:   1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 

PLACE:         2E.20 (Betty King Cmte. Rm.) 
CHAIR:         Senator Paul Bettencourt 



The Committee will meet to consider pending business and the following:


SB 597         Buckingham             
Relating to a prohibition on the imposition by an appraisal district or the appraisal review board for an appraisal district of a fee in connection with a protest filed with the board.

SB 1007        Bettencourt | et al.    
Relating to the prepayment of ad valorem taxes.

SB 1026        Bettencourt            
Relating to a proposition to approve the issuance of bonds or other debt.

SB 1029        Hall                   
Relating to the eligibility of a person for appointment as an arbitrator in a binding arbitration of an appraisal review board order.

SB 1146        Fallon | et al.         
Relating to the eligibility of certain local officials to serve as the chief appraiser of an appraisal district or as the assessor for a taxing unit that operates an appraisal office.

SB 1157        Fallon                 
Relating to the deadline for filing an application for an allocation of the value of certain property for ad valorem tax purposes.

SB 1261        Bettencourt            
Relating to the eligibility of a person to serve as the chief appraiser for an appraisal district.

SB 1315        Bettencourt            
Relating to periodic zero-based budgeting for certain political subdivisions.

SB 1329        Bettencourt            
Relating to bonds issued by and the dissolution of municipal management districts.

SB 1428        Hancock                
Relating to the authority of a property owner or owner's agent to bring suit to compel an appraisal district, chief appraiser, or appraisal review board to comply with a procedural requirement applicable to an ad valorem tax protest.

SB 1429        Hancock | et al.        
Relating to the deadline for filing a request for binding arbitration of certain appraisal review board orders.

SB 2060        Menéndez               
Relating to the contents of a notice of appraised value sent to a property owner by the chief appraiser of an appraisal district.

Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes. If submitting written

testimony, please provide 20 copies to the committee clerk with your name

and bill number on each copy.


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extension hallways, outside the committee room, or by going to






Bills added after last posting:

SB 1029


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