COMMITTEE:     Property Tax 

TIME & DATE:   3:00 PM or upon adjournment
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 

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



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


SB 211         Flores                 
Relating to the procedures for protests and appeals of certain ad valorem tax determinations.

SB 701         Nichols | et al.        
Relating to the qualification of land for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as timber land or restricted-use timber land.

SB 1090        Campbell               
Relating to the vote required to authorize the issuance of certain bonds.

SB 1224        Bettencourt | et al.    
Relating to the election date for the authorization of the issuance of bonds.

SB 1285        Bettencourt            
Relating to the procedure for the sale by auction of real property pursuant to foreclosure of a tax lien.

SB 1309        Bettencourt            
Relating to the assessment and collection of ad valorem taxes imposed by a school district.

SB 1361        Bettencourt            
Relating to the public resale by means of a public auction using online bidding and sale of property purchased by a taxing unit at an ad valorem tax sale.

SB 1395        Seliger                
Relating to voter approval of a proposed ad valorem tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate.

SB 1771        Bettencourt            
Relating to the ad valorem taxation of a leasehold or other possessory interest in certain property owned by a municipality.

SB 1876        Fallon | et al.         
Relating to a request for binding arbitration to appeal appraisal review board orders involving two or more contiguous tracts of land.

SB 1986        Creighton              
Relating to the selection and administration of an appraisal review board; authorizing a fee.

SB 1987        Creighton              
Relating to the selection and administration of an appraisal review board in certain counties; authorizing a fee.

SB 2083        Hinojosa               
Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem taxes imposed on property for the year in which the property is acquired by a governmental entity.

SB 2337        Bettencourt            
Relating to the treatment of captured appraised value and tax increment in the calculation of ad valorem tax rates for a taxing unit.

SB 2503        Bettencourt            
Relating to the calculation of the rollback tax rate of a school district.

SB 2544        Menéndez               
Relating to deferred collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads.

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.


You may register for this hearing using the Senate kiosk located in the

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






Bills added after last posting:

SB 1395

SB 1876

SB 2544


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