COMMITTEE:     Property Tax 

TIME & DATE:   1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Monday, April 29, 2019 

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








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


HB 380         Geren | et al.           SP: Hancock
Relating to the authority of a district court to hear and determine certain ad valorem tax appeals.

HB 861         Anchia | et al.          SP: Campbell
Relating to the calculation of penalties and interest resulting from the final determination of an ad valorem tax appeal that changes a property owner's tax liability.

HB 1060        Bell, Cecil | et al.     SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the authority of a property owner to request that notice of a protest hearing before the appraisal review board be delivered by certified mail or electronic mail.

HB 3348        Guillen | et al.         SP: Hinojosa
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.

SB 657         Creighton | et al.      
Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation.

SB 1613        Hall                   
Relating to turnout requirements for certain elections authorizing the issuance of bonds or an increase in taxes by a political subdivision.

SB 2101        Birdwell               
Relating to the eligibility of the surviving spouse of an individual who is disabled to receive a limitation on the school district ad valorem taxes on the spouse's residence homestead.

SJR 67         Birdwell               
Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the surviving spouse of a person who is disabled to receive a limitation on the school district ad valorem taxes on the spouse's residence homestead if the spouse is 55 years of age or older at the time of the person's death.

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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