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House Committee on Central Appraisal Districts, Select - 69th R.S. (1985)

Committee Members
Mark Stiles, Chair
Robert Eckels
Sam Johnson
René O. Oliveira
Sam Russell
Charges
• Study and review compliance by central appraisal districts with the Property Tax Code; examine the responsiveness and accountability of the districts; review districts' administrative and budgetary cost efficiency; evaluate procedures by which tax exemptions are allowed; examine the timeliness of tax roll preparation by appraisal districts; study the appraisal methodology used by districts; study the methodology used by the State Property Tax Board to determine local government property wealth toward the allocation and equalization of state educational funding; and investigate the possible advantages of consolidating local tax appraisal and tax collection.

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