COMMITTEE:     Property Tax 

TIME & DATE:   1:30 PM or upon adjournment
Thursday, May 9, 2019 

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



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


HB 1313        King, Phil              SP: Birdwell
Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district to increase the appraised value of property in the tax year following the year in which the appraised value of the property is lowered as a result of a protest or appeal.

HB 1526        Bell, Cecil             SP: Paxton
Relating to the treatment of a nursery stock weather protection unit as an implement of husbandry for ad valorem tax purposes.

HB 1743        King, Tracy O. | et al.  SP: Creighton
Relating to the additional ad valorem tax and interest imposed as a result of a change of use of certain land.

HB 2179        Wray | et al.            SP: Hughes
Relating to the grounds for imposing certain sanctions on certain persons for engaging in certain conduct in connection with the appointment of members of or the functions of appraisal review boards.

HB 2441        Wray | et al.            SP: Paxton
Relating to the entitlement of a person who is disabled and elderly to receive a disabled residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation from one taxing unit and an elderly exemption from another taxing unit.

HB 2859        Capriglione             SP: Fallon
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of precious metal held in a precious metal depository located in this state.

HJR 95         Capriglione             SP: Fallon
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation precious metal held in a precious metal depository located in this state.

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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Bills added after last posting:

HB 2179


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