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5 Document(s) [ Subject: State budget shortages ]

Committee: House Fiscal Stability, Select
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: House Select Committee on Fiscal Stability, Texas House of Representatives interim report, 2010 : a report to the House of Representatives, 82nd Texas Legislature
Subjects: State budget shortages | State budgets |
Library Call Number: L1836.81 F525
Session: 81st R.S. (2009)
Online version: View report [13 pages  File size: 975 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Assess the state's ability to meet its current and future budget obligations and determine whether the past and anticipated budget shortfalls are due primarily to the current economic recession or a more systemic problem.
Committee: Senate Investigating
Title: Interim Report - State Funds, Supplement
Library Catalog Title: Supplement to report of special committee
Subjects: Lower Colorado River Authority | State budget shortages | State budgets |
Library Call Number: S.J. of Tex., 45th Leg., 2nd C.S. 11 (1937)
Session: 45th R.S. (1937)
Online version: View report [20 pages  File size: 1,061 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Make a detailed inquiry into the general operation of all State Governmental Departments, Institutions and Agencies, are being administered and expended in accordance with law; to determine the needs of such Institutions and Agencies; to ascertain and make recommendations back to the Senate concerning economies which can be effected through the elimination of duplication and inefficient organization of such Governmental Departments, Institutions and Agencies.
2. Continue the inquiries heretofore begun relative to the application of the fee system in Texas, and relative to the operation of the apportionment of the available school fund, and to inquire into tax delinquencies and collections and any and all other matters pertaining to or affecting the revenue of the State government and the expenditures of said taxes, fees and assessments, and to inquire into other affairs and activities of governmental departments and institutions of whatever kind and character, as such activities affect the financial or other welfare of the citizens of Texas. Study and investigate the insurance code, practice and procedure in this State to the end that it may prepare a code of practice and procedure conducive to the elimination of existing irregularities, abuses, inequities and discriminations looking to relieving the citizens of this State from being taxed through their insurance premiums for the maintenance of the many and varied bureaus, associations and organizations.
Committee: Senate Investigating
Title: Interim Report - State Funds
Library Catalog Title: Preliminary report of Senate Investigating Committee appointed under Senate resolutions nos. 12 and 90, regular session of the 45th Legislature
Subjects: Lower Colorado River Authority | State budget shortages | State budgets |
Library Call Number: L1836.45 IN8RM / S.J. of Tex., 45th Leg., 2nd C.S. 25 (1937)
Session: 45th R.S. (1937)
Online version: View report [26 pages  File size: 1,560 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Make a detailed inquiry into the general operation of all State Governmental Departments, Institutions and Agencies, are being administered and expended in accordance with law; to determine the needs of such Institutions and Agencies; to ascertain and make recommendations back to the Senate concerning economies which can be effected through the elimination of duplication and inefficient organization of such Governmental Departments, Institutions and Agencies.
2. Continue the inquiries heretofore begun relative to the application of the fee system in Texas, and relative to the operation of the apportionment of the available school fund, and to inquire into tax delinquencies and collections and any and all other matters pertaining to or affecting the revenue of the State government and the expenditures of said taxes, fees and assessments, and to inquire into other affairs and activities of governmental departments and institutions of whatever kind and character, as such activities affect the financial or other welfare of the citizens of Texas. Study and investigate the insurance code, practice and procedure in this State to the end that it may prepare a code of practice and procedure conducive to the elimination of existing irregularities, abuses, inequities and discriminations looking to relieving the citizens of this State from being taxed through their insurance premiums for the maintenance of the many and varied bureaus, associations and organizations.
Committee: Senate Tax Program
Title: Report -- Preliminary Report
Library Catalog Title: Preliminary report and recommendations of the Senate Tax Program Committee.
Subjects: Personal property taxes | Sales taxes | State budget shortages | State budgets | State income taxes | Tax administration | Tax system | Texas Constitution |
Library Call Number: L1836.43 T199/S.J. of Tex., 44th Leg., R.S. 461 (1935)
Session: 43rd R.S. (1933)
Online version: View report [55 pages  File size: 3,411 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Study the tax and financial situation in Texas with a view of distributing the tax burden more equitably by bringing all property under taxation of wealth now escaping its just burden; and of devising ways and means of amending our laws on taxation so that the inequalities and unfairness which now exist in our system and its administration will be eliminated as nearly as possible.
Committee: Joint Welfare of the State
Title: Report
Library Catalog Title: Joint Committee report.
Subjects: State agency budgets | State budget shortages | State budgets |
Library Call Number: S.J. of Tex., 38th Leg., 3rd C.S. 42 (1923)
Session: 38th R.S. (1923)
Online version: View report [4 pages  File size: 1,791 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. To consider ways and means to overcome the budget deficit.
2. To report its recommendations along with such bills and resolutions as will, when adopted, remove and overcome the discrepancy and avoid the growing deficit in the State Treasury. *

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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