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HB 15 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 198 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al. Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 217 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the authority of certain persons to defer or abate the collection of ad valorem taxes on a person's residence homestead. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 320 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs. House: Agriculture & Livestock No action taken in committee
HB 345 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 549 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation by the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District of certain property subject to a tax abatement agreement with the district and to the validation of certain actions of the district. House: Ways & Means Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HB 758 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Relating to the authority of a religious organization to obtain a refund of ad valorem taxes imposed on property leased to the organization for use as an actual place of religious worship. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 801 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the repeal of the additional ad valorem taxes imposed as a result of certain changes in the use of open-space land appraised as agricultural land. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 850 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain real property used to provide housing to certain individuals with an intellectual disability or related conditions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 969 85-0 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al. Relating to the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain real property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1017 85-0 (2017) Author: Perez, Mary Ann Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a municipality. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1059 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the effective date of certain actions taken by the commissioner of education against school districts that exceed the equalized wealth level and to reattachment of property detached from a school district by the commissioner of education to achieve the equalized wealth level. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1144 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to voter approval of a proposed ad valorem tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1146 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1147 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1165 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1186 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney
Sponsor: Huffines, Don
Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation by the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District of certain property subject to a tax abatement agreement with the district and to the validation of certain actions of the district. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1211 85-0 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1346 85-0 (2017) Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to the date for prepayment of taxes on a dealer's heavy equipment inventory. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 1454 85-0 (2017) Author: Rinaldi, Matt Relating to the information required to be provided in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means Considered in Calendars
HB 1473 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1564 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the authority of an elderly or disabled person to defer or abate the collection of ad valorem taxes on the person's residence homestead if the homestead is subject to a mortgage. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1632 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to deferred payment of ad valorem taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1634 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest if an error by a mortgagee results in failure to pay an ad valorem tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1719 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to continuing education requirements for county tax assessor-collectors. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1738 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the registration and certification of county tax assessor-collectors and their employees. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1772 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1782 85-0 (2017) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1833 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the exemption of real property from ad valorem taxation during the period between the issuance of a judgment foreclosing a tax lien on the property and the sale of the property at a tax sale conducted under that judgment or the payment by the property owner of that judgment before the sale, as applicable. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1880 85-0 (2017) Author: Hefner, Cole Relating to the repeal of the additional ad valorem taxes imposed as a result of certain changes in the use of open-space land appraised as agricultural land. House: Agriculture & Livestock Referred to Agriculture & Livestock
HB 1890 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2028 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to the procedure for canceling a deferral or abatement of collection of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly person. House: Ways & Means Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2081 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly or disabled persons. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2236 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
HB 2253 85-0 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the interest rate on a refund of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 2314 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2356 85-0 (2017) Author: Cosper, Scott | et. al. Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans. House: Ways & Means Received from the House
HB 2480 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to provisions applicable to affordable housing located in a reinvestment zone in certain areas of the state. House: Urban Affairs Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 2560 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Tracy | et. al. Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2589 85-0 (2017) Author: Button, Angie | et. al. Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of tangible personal property held for sale at retail. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2635 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the authority of a property owner to pay certain deferred ad valorem taxes and interest in installments. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2723 85-0 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh Relating to the deadline to file a petition for redetermination of a tax deficiency determination made by the comptroller. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2813 85-0 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew Relating to the abolishment of the transportation infrastructure fund and the grant program using money from the fund. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 2832 85-0 (2017) Author: Oliveira, René | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to notice by a property owner to a mortgage servicer that the owner intends to enter into a contract with a property tax lender. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Left pending in committee
HB 2946 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the authority of an appraisal review board to direct changes in the appraisal roll for a prior year. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2989 85-0 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to payment of an ad valorem tax refund in the event of a tax roll correction that decreases a property owner's tax liability. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 3062 85-0 (2017) Author: Kacal, Kyle Relating to the sale of property for delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3148 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on residence homesteads and certain property of disabled veterans and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3169 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the operation and administration of the Texas Bullion Depository, to depository agents, to the appropriation of money from the fees, charges, penalties, and other amounts related to the depository and deposited to the general revenue fund for that purpose, and to the provision of a related ad valorem tax exemption. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Finance
Left pending in committee
HB 3230 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to the authority of a property owner to contest the unequal appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of property that is subject to an agreement to provide certain relief from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3251 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Ken Relating to the adjustment for rapid decline in taxable value of property for school districts. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3311 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the date and time for the public sale of real property. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3389 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to fees taxed as costs of suit for certain delinquent tax suits. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 3446 85-0 (2017) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the administration of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 3584 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to a temporary limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on a residence homestead rendered uninhabitable or unusable as a result of a natural disaster. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3614 85-0 (2017) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. Relating to the definition of new property value for purposes of the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates for a county. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3725 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the priority of a transferred ad valorem tax lien. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3760 85-0 (2017) Author: Bell, Cecil Relating to the failure of a property owner to receive notice of a protest hearing from the appraisal review board with which the owner has filed the protest. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3831 85-0 (2017) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to the procedure for adopting an ad valorem tax rate that exceeds a certain rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3909 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the powers and duties of a commissioners court to levy and collect taxes on behalf of a navigation district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3920 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on the residence homestead of a lower-income individual that is located in a homestead preservation district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4180 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the creation, operations, functions, and regulatory authority of certain governmental entities and officials; changes in certain judicial procedures; imposing civil penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
HB 4293 85-0 (2017) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to waive penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax if the delinquency was not intentional or the result of conscious indifference. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4342 85-0 (2017) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the East Downtown Management District to impose a tax, fee, or assessment on certain property. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 49 85-0 (2017) Author: Keough, Mark | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the refund of ad valorem taxes imposed on property leased to a religious organization for use as an actual place of religious worship. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 52 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation a portion of the assessed value of certain real property used to provide housing to certain individuals with disabilities. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HJR 64 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HJR 66 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation by one or more political subdivisions of this state property located near a public school that is owned for the purpose of building low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Meeting cancelled
HJR 71 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 76 85-0 (2017) Author: Phelan, Dade Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a local option exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district of the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly or disabled persons. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 108 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to limit for a temporary period the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a political subdivision on a residence homestead rendered uninhabitable or unusable as a result of a natural disaster. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 113 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation precious metal held in the Texas Bullion Depository. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Left pending in committee
SB 2 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 448 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni | et. al. Relating to the procedure for canceling a deferral or abatement of collection of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly person. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 595 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the eligibility of individuals from low-income households to pay the ad valorem taxes imposed on the individual's residence homestead in installments. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 619 85-0 (2017) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to county and municipal cooperation with state and federal immigration law enforcement and efforts to enhance international border security. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 629 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 711 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the date for prepayment of taxes on a dealer's heavy equipment inventory. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 771 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to deferred payment of ad valorem taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Border Security Referred to Vet Affairs & Border Security
SB 929 85-0 (2017) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Thompson, Ed
Relating to continuing education requirements for county tax assessor-collectors. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 972 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Tracy
Relating to the reappraisal for ad valorem taxation purposes of real property on which a building completely destroyed by a casualty is located. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1047 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: Faircloth, Wayne
Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/18
SB 1095 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Cook, Byron
Relating to certain procedures for tax redeterminations and refund claims. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1247 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the effective date of certain actions taken by the commissioner of education against school districts that exceed the equalized wealth level and to reattachment of property detached from a school district by the commissioner of education to achieve the equalized wealth level. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1305 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Darby, Drew
Relating to the grant program using money from the transportation infrastructure fund. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Transportation
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SB 1360 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1378 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the abatement of a pending sale to foreclose an ad valorem tax lien on a residence homestead. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1397 85-0 (2017) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to notice by a property owner to a mortgage servicer that the owner intends to enter into a contract with a property tax lender. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1407 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1426 85-0 (2017) Author: Hancock, Kelly | et. al. Relating to the calculation and dissemination of certain ad valorem tax rates. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1708 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to funding for counties for transportation infrastructure projects located in areas of the state affected by increased oil and gas production, including administration of county energy transportation reinvestment zones. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1745 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or appraised value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1749 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the calculation of interest on an ad valorem tax refund resulting from the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's liability. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1979 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles Relating to liability for the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 2198 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to interest that accrues under the Property Tax Code. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2239 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 2241 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the elimination of double taxation of property due to jurisdictional disputes of like taxing units. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2242 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Sponsor: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
Relating to the resolution of disputes or errors involving the ad valorem taxation of the same property by multiple taxing units of the same type as a result of disputed, overlapping, or erroneously applied boundaries. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SJR 55 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of ad valorem taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or property value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3 85-1 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to ad valorem taxation; authorizing fees. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4 85-1 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 5 85-1 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of commercial or industrial real property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 32 85-1 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the administration of the ad valorem tax system; authorizing fees. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Government Reform, Select
Postponed
HB 74 85-1 (2017) Author: Cosper, Scott | et. al. Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans. House: Ways & Means Received from the House
HB 81 85-1 (2017) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the number of registered voters of a taxing unit other than a school district who are required to sign a petition for an election to determine whether to reduce the ad valorem tax rate adopted by the unit to the rollback tax rate in order for the petition to be valid. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 95 85-1 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the total appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 108 85-1 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Received from the House
HB 115 85-1 (2017) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to deferred payment of ad valorem taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces. House: Ways & Means Received from the House
HB 116 85-1 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas | et. al. Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on residence homesteads and certain property of disabled veterans and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 120 85-1 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh Relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or appraised value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 131 85-1 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Relating to the information required to be included in or with a school district ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 158 85-1 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on an appreciating residence homestead. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 159 85-1 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 162 85-1 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew Relating to liability for the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 220 85-1 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 249 85-1 (2017) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 261 85-1 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to a temporary limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a taxing unit on a residence homestead rendered uninhabitable or unusable as a result of a natural disaster. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 285 85-1 (2017) Author: Murr, Andrew Relating to elimination of certain property taxes for school district maintenance and operations and providing public education funding through an increase in the state sales and use tax rate. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 301 85-1 (2017) Author: Krause, Matt Relating to the substitution of a local sales and use tax for property taxes imposed by certain local governments; authorizing the imposition of a tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 303 85-1 (2017) Author: Morrison, Geanie W. Relating to the definition of new property value for purposes of the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates for a county. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 339 85-1 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to the authority of an appraisal review board to direct changes in the appraisal roll for a prior year. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 349 85-1 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 358 85-1 (2017) Author: White, James Relating to supporting public education funding through an increase in the state sales and use tax rate and requiring a reduction in school district maintenance and operation ad valorem taxes; making an appropriation; increasing the rate of a tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 359 85-1 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the limitation on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 360 85-1 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the establishment of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 366 85-1 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 24 85-1 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Proposing a constitutional amendment to exempt from ad valorem taxation the total market value of the residence homesteads of certain elderly persons and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 26 85-1 (2017) Author: Shine, Hugh Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of ad valorem taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or property value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 40 85-1 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to limit for a temporary period the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a political subdivision on a residence homestead rendered uninhabitable or unusable as a result of a natural disaster. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 41 85-1 (2017) Author: Uresti, Tomas Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the amount of ad valorem taxes that a municipality may impose for a temporary period on property located in an area annexed by the municipality. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 51 85-1 (2017) Author: Villalba, Jason Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that taxing units may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Government Reform, Select
Senate appoints conferees-reported
SB 46 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or appraised value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year. Filed
SB 48 85-1 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to liability for the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural land if the use of the land changes as a result of a condemnation. Filed
SB 49 85-1 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al. Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use. Filed
SB 63 85-1 (2017) Author: Buckingham, Dawn Relating to the applicability of the law governing the provision of state aid to certain local governments disproportionately affected by the granting of ad valorem tax relief to disabled veterans. Filed
SB 93 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to ad valorem taxation. Senate: Government Reform, Select Left pending in committee
SB 96 85-1 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to ad valorem taxation. Senate: Government Reform, Select Left pending in committee
SB 117 85-1 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to a limitation on increases in the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of commercial or industrial real property. Filed
SJR 7 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the effect of a sale of property on the tax lien on the property to secure the payment of ad valorem taxes, penalties, and interest imposed on the property as a result of the addition to the appraisal roll of property or property value that was erroneously exempted in a prior year. Filed
HB 133 84-0 (2015) Author: Simpson, David | et. al. Relating to the repeal of the additional ad valorem taxes imposed as a result of certain changes in the use of open-space land appraised as agricultural land. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 199 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for certain county officials. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
HB 286 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to collection costs that may be imposed in connection with certain delinquent ad valorem taxes owed by disabled veterans. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 376 84-0 (2015) Author: Simmons, Ron
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Left pending in committee
HB 639 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to the registration and certification of county tax assessor-collectors and their employees. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 958 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to an increase in the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district, a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1028 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the eligibility of a charitable organization that provides affordable housing for female veterans and their dependents for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by the organization. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1328 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain real property used to provide housing to certain persons with disabilities. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1374 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Tracy Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1406 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth | et. al. Relating to the liability of a political subdivision of this state for certain claims relating to land acquired by the political subdivision under certain circumstances. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1513 84-0 (2015) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to the minimum size of a tract of land used to raise or keep bees in order for the tract to be eligible for appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1537 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the sunset review of the authority of the governing bodies of taxing units to contract with attorneys to represent the taxing units in enforcing the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes on property in the taxing units. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1589 84-0 (2015) Author: Villalba, Jason Relating to the payment of certain ad valorem tax refunds. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1726 84-0 (2015) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to a study by the consumer credit commissioner regarding payment by mortgage lenders of property tax loans. House: Investments & Financial Services Referred to Investments & Financial Services
HB 1933 84-0 (2015) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1936 84-0 (2015) Author: Oliveira, René | et. al. Relating to notice by a property owner to a mortgage servicer that the owner intends to enter into a contract with a property tax lender. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 1965 84-0 (2015) Author: Paul, Dennis | et. al. Relating to the calculation of the ad valorem rollback tax rate of a taxing unit and voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2075 84-0 (2015) Author: Button, Angie Relating to an increase in the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district, a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2083 84-0 (2015) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the determination of the appraised value of property for purposes of an ad valorem tax protest or appeal. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 2177 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to the power of a commissioners court to authorize ad valorem tax sales of real property to be conducted by means of online auctions. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2306 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as qualified open-space land if a change in use of the land occurs. House: Agriculture & Livestock Left pending in committee
HB 2367 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2399 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the effect on certain interest and penalties of the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2431 84-0 (2015) Author: Faircloth, Wayne Relating to certain notices provided by the assessor or collector for, or an agent of, a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2480 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the contents of a notice of appraised value sent to a property owner by the chief appraiser of an appraisal district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2526 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the East Downtown Management District to impose a tax, fee, or assessment on a residential property. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2591 84-0 (2015) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2622 84-0 (2015) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to the procedure for claiming an exemption from ad valorem taxation by the Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District of certain property subject to a tax abatement agreement with the district and to the validation of certain actions of the district. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 2710 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the duty of an attorney ad litem to locate and represent a defendant in a suit to collect a delinquent ad valorem tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2819 84-0 (2015) Author: Deshotel, Joe
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to improvement projects of the Sabine-Neches Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas; providing authority to issue anticipation notes and time warrants. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 2872 84-0 (2015) Author: King, Susan Lewis Relating to the period for which certain property acquired by a charitable organization to provide low-income housing may be exempted from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3013 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the mediation and settlement of certain disputes relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3187 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to assessments for water and energy improvements in municipalities and counties; changing a fee. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3207 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the authority of the Public Utility Commission of Texas to approve certain payments by municipally owned utilities for transmission facilities in lieu of ad valorem taxes. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3222 84-0 (2015) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to the priority of a transferred ad valorem tax lien. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 3346 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the accrual of penalties and interest under the Property Tax Code. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3363 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to authorizing local government programs to provide assessments for residential water and energy improvements in designated regions, including authorizing the issuance of obligations to provide financing for the programs; authorizing a fee. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3470 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3532 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to access to certain confidential information provided in an application for an exemption from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3594 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to credits against the ad valorem taxes imposed by a school district on the property of certain persons who provide an educational alternative for a child eligible to attend a public school in the district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3614 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the procedure for the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3650 84-0 (2015) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to the collection, administration, and enforcement of state taxes and fees. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3881 84-0 (2015) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3951 84-0 (2015) Author: Huberty, Dan
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in an ad valorem tax sale of real property; creating a criminal offense. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/16
HB 3960 84-0 (2015) Author: Bernal, Diego Relating to the authority of a property owner to enter into a property tax loan if the property is already subject to a lien securing such a loan. House: Investments & Financial Services No action taken in committee
HB 4025 84-0 (2015) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Relating to funding to counties for transportation infrastructure projects located in areas of the state affected by increased oil and gas production, including money from county energy transportation reinvestment zones. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 4210 84-0 (2015) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the East Downtown Management District to impose a tax, fee, or assessment on a residential property. House: County Affairs Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HJR 72 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes and providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 87 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation a portion of the assessed value of certain real property used to provide housing to certain persons with disabilities. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 101 84-0 (2015) Author: Button, Angie Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes and providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 141 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to provide for credits against the ad valorem taxes imposed by a school district on the property of certain persons who provide an educational alternative for a child eligible to attend a public school in the district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 1 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Relating to certain restrictions on the imposition of ad valorem taxes and to the duty of the state to reimburse certain political subdivisions for certain revenue loss; making conforming changes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 50 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to ad valorem tax liens on personal property. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 282 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the period for which certain property acquired by a charitable organization to provide low-income housing may be exempted from ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 362 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the repeal of the additional ad valorem taxes imposed as a result of certain changes in the use of open-space land appraised as agricultural land. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 450 84-0 (2015) Author: Schwertner, Charles
Sponsor: Sheets, Kenneth
Relating to the liability of a political subdivision of this state for certain claims relating to land acquired by the political subdivision under certain circumstances. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 515 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Relating to an increase in the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a school district, a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount, and the protection of school districts against the resulting loss in local revenue. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 525 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers. Senate: Business & Commerce Left pending in committee
SB 624 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al. Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 683 84-0 (2015) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the payment of certain ad valorem tax refunds. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Left pending in committee
SB 766 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates of a taxing unit. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 773 84-0 (2015) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to the requirement a protest or appeal based upon inequality of appraisal be determined by the application of generally accepted appraisal methods and techniques. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 884 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the deadline for certain taxing units to provide notice of the unit's proposed property tax rate. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1062 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the registration and certification of county tax assessor-collectors and their employees. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1084 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to ad valorem tax appeals on the ground of the unequal appraisal of property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1137 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to improvement projects of the Sabine-Neches Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas; providing authority to issue anticipation notes and time warrants. House: Investments & Financial Services
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1285 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1452 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Huberty, Dan
Relating to the power of a commissioners court to authorize ad valorem tax sales of real property to be conducted by means of online auctions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1680 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the procedure for the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by a taxing unit. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1692 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the establishment of a limit on the maximum ad valorem tax rate of a county or municipality for a tax year based on inflation and the rate of population growth. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1693 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the exemption of certain inventory from ad valorem taxation by a school district. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1694 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to certain exemptions from ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1725 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon
Sponsor: Parker, Tan
Relating to notice of excess proceeds following an ad valorem tax sale. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1739 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the procedure by which the assessor for a taxing unit is required to provide certain ad valorem tax-related information to a property owner or the owner's agent. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1760 84-0 (2015) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the transparent and equitable application of ad valorem tax procedures. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
See remarks for effective date
SB 1788 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to county energy transportation reinvestment zones. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1832 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the contents of a notice of appraised value sent to a property owner by the chief appraiser of an appraisal district. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1860 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the definition of "heavy equipment" for purposes of the ad valorem taxation of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1956 84-0 (2015) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to property tax lenders and property tax loans. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1981 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in an ad valorem tax sale of real property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1996 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes imposed on certain residence homesteads. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1997 84-0 (2015) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the authority of a property owner to enter into a property tax loan if the property is already subject to a lien securing such a loan. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SJR 1 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes and providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount, authorizing the legislature to prohibit a political subdivision that has adopted an optional residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation from reducing the amount of or repealing the exemption, and prohibiting the enactment of a law that imposes a transfer tax on a transaction that conveys fee simple title to real property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 28 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes and providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 57 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes, providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount, and extending the number of days that certain tangible personal property that is exempt from ad valorem taxation due to its temporary location in this state may remain located in this state before forfeiting the right to the exemption. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 168 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts; providing clarification of existing authority with regard to the imposition or use of certain assessments, fees, or taxes; providing authority to change a fee or repeal a tax. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 215 83-0 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to escrow accounts maintained by tax collectors for the payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 315 83-0 (2013) Author: Otto, John
Sponsor: Estes, Craig
Relating to the applicability of the law governing the ad valorem taxation of a dealer's motor vehicle inventory. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 709 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to ad valorem tax payments and refunds. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 732 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation for disabled veterans and the surviving spouses and minor children of disabled veterans and members of the armed forces who die on active duty. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 826 83-0 (2013) Author: Harless, Patricia
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the definitions of certain terms for purposes of the ad valorem taxation of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/14
HB 943 83-0 (2013) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax on property owned by an individual diagnosed with certain forms of dementia. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1003 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the prepayment of taxes on heavy equipment that is subject to a lease or rental. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1008 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of the veteran for the tax year in which the veteran or spouse qualifies or ceases to qualify for an exemption from taxation of the homestead. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1059 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al. Relating to installment payments of the ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of certain individuals. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1060 83-0 (2013) Author: Bonnen, Greg Relating to the use by a property owner of a common or contract carrier to send a payment, report, application, statement, or other document or paper to a taxing unit or taxing official. House: Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1094 83-0 (2013) Author: Keffer, Jim | et. al. Relating to authorizing assessments for water and energy improvements in districts designated by municipalities and counties. House: Energy Resources Left pending in committee
HB 1110 83-0 (2013) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to installment payments of the ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of certain individuals. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1208 83-0 (2013) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use. House: Agriculture & Livestock Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1224 83-0 (2013) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to continuing education requirements and a registration exemption for county tax assessor-collectors. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
HB 1371 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the meaning of "disabled" for purposes of eligibility for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of or a limitation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a person who is disabled. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1508 83-0 (2013) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to assessment collection in certain public improvement districts. House: Urban Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1597 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1612 83-0 (2013) Author: Workman, Paul Relating to the priority of ad valorem tax liens on personal property subject to a purchase money security interest. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1716 83-0 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1820 83-0 (2013) Author: Kacal, Kyle | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a disabled veteran to pay ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead in installments. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1904 83-0 (2013) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the payment of an attorney ad litem appointed to represent a defendant in a delinquent tax suit. House: Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1913 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on certain delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2024 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to a tax lien. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 2192 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to binding arbitration of an appraisal review board order determining a protest of an unequal appraisal of the owner's property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2231 83-0 (2013) Author: Simmons, Ron Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open space land if a change in use of the land occurs. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2324 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the calculation of penalty on a delinquent ad valorem tax. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2343 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on taxes unpaid due to an act or omission of an agent of a governmental entity. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 2365 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the public sale of certain real property. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2366 83-0 (2013) Author: Oliveira, René Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to seize certain real property for the payment of delinquent ad valorem taxes and the amount secured by certain liens. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2425 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to the form, content, and provision of payoff statements for property tax loans. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2445 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to ad valorem tax liens on personal property. House: Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2675 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the eligibility of the former spouse of a person who is elderly or disabled to receive a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes imposed on the spouse's residence homestead by certain taxing units. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2685 83-0 (2013) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the purposes, designation, and funding of a transportation reinvestment zone; authorizing an assessment. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2687 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to prohibit certain transfers of ad valorem tax liens. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2798 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the definition of new property value for purposes of the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates for a county. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2901 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to a credit against ad valorem taxes imposed on certain real property used to provide housing to certain persons with disabilities. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2990 83-0 (2013) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to collection costs that may be imposed in connection with certain delinquent ad valorem taxes owed by disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3000 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Doug | et. al. Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3613 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the release of delinquent tax liens on manufactured homes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3639 83-0 (2013) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to a fund for certain county transportation infrastructure projects and the creation of County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zones. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 3713 83-0 (2013) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" Relating to the collection, administration, and enforcement of state taxes and fees. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 3776 83-0 (2013) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to consideration of payments made in lieu of ad valorem taxes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 3799 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to ad valorem taxes assessed by an emergency services district; removing the debt service component of the ad valorem tax rate from the computation of the maximum tax rate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3912 83-0 (2013) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to authorizing the East Downtown Management District to impose a tax, fee, or assessment on a residential property. House: County Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HJR 88 83-0 (2013) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to define "disabled" for purposes of eligibility for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of or a limitation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a person who is disabled. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 119 83-0 (2013) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the eligibility of the former spouse of a person who is elderly or disabled to receive a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes imposed on the spouse's residence homestead by certain political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 127 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a credit against ad valorem taxes imposed on qualifying real property used to provide housing to persons with disabilities. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 102 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the rollback tax rate of a taxing unit other than a school district and to voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SB 247 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Doug | et. al.
Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien; providing an administrative penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 382 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Carter, Stefani
Relating to the disbursement of county funds to a person owing delinquent property taxes. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 385 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to authorizing assessments for water and energy improvements in regions designated by municipalities and counties; imposing a fee. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 476 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to installment agreements for the payment of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 486 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran or the surviving spouse of the veteran for the tax year in which the veteran or spouse qualifies or ceases to qualify for an exemption from taxation of the homestead. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SB 489 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the authority of a taxing unit other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the taxing unit may impose on the residence homesteads of individuals who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 520 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to allowing persons acquiring a new residence homestead to receive an ad valorem tax exemption on the homestead in the year in which the property is acquired. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 546 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to continuing education requirements and a registration exemption for county tax assessor-collectors. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
See remarks for effective date
SB 586 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the priority of ad valorem tax liens on personal property subject to a purchase money security interest. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 660 83-0 (2013) Author: West, Royce
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to the collection, receipt, and use of assessments and other types of revenue for certain public improvement projects in certain municipalities. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 712 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the financing of school district facilities and property tax relief for school district debt; providing for reduced property tax rates. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 902 83-0 (2013) Author: Fraser, Troy
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of certain water districts. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
See remarks for effective date
SB 971 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the purposes, designation, and funding of a transportation reinvestment zone for port projects; providing authority to issue bonds; authorizing an assessment. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1085 83-0 (2013) Author: Eltife, Kevin Relating to the definitions of certain terms for purposes of the ad valorem taxation of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1110 83-0 (2013) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1201 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1224 83-0 (2013) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Bonnen, Greg
Relating to the use by a property owner of a common or contract carrier to send a payment, report, application, statement, or other document or paper to a taxing unit or taxing official. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1255 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan
Sponsor: Murphy, Jim
Relating to binding arbitration of an appraisal review board order determining a protest of an unequal appraisal of the owner's property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1434 83-0 (2013) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the definition of new property value for purposes of the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates for a county. Senate: Finance Reported from s/c favorably w/o amendments
SB 1559 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to collection of fees for solid waste management in certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1606 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Strama, Mark
Relating to ad valorem tax liens on personal property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1657 83-0 (2013) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on certain delinquent ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 1747 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Relating to funding and donations for transportation projects, including projects of county energy transportation reinvestment zones. House: Energy Resources
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1780 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the definition of new property value for purposes of the calculation of certain ad valorem tax rates for a county. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SJR 32 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a political subdivision other than a school district to establish a limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that the political subdivision may impose on the residence homesteads of persons who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 41 83-1 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to the allocation of certain fuel-related tax revenue. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 32 83-1 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the rollback tax rate of a taxing unit other than a school district and to voter approval of a proposed tax rate that exceeds the rollback tax rate. Filed
HB 16 83-2 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to a study of the provision and use of certain state revenue. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HR 155 83-2 (2013) Author: Pickett, Joseph Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. 16. Reported enrolled
HB 204 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 234 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to liability for interest on ad valorem taxes on improvements that escaped taxation in a previous year. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 241 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 445 82-0 (2011) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to the eligibility of a disabled veteran or surviving spouse to pay ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead in installments. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 469 82-0 (2011) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran for the tax year in which the veteran qualifies or ceases to qualify for an exemption from taxation of the homestead. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 499 82-0 (2011) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the additional penalty for collection costs for certain delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 563 82-0 (2011) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 659 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to voluntary assessment of property owners by a municipality to finance water or energy efficiency improvements. House: Energy Resources Referred to Energy Resources
HB 740 82-0 (2011) Author: Orr, Rob Relating to liability for ad valorem taxes on property that is the subject of a consignment. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 803 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the penalty for failure to make a timely installment payment of ad valorem taxes on property in a disaster area. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 843 82-0 (2011) Author: Geren, Charlie | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the use of electronic means for the delivery of ad valorem tax bills to certain property owners and agents. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/12
HB 868 82-0 (2011) Author: Huberty, Dan | et. al. Relating to the calculation of the rollback tax rate of a taxing unit other than a school district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 930 82-0 (2011) Author: Darby, Drew
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the requirements for an application for a tax warrant authorizing the seizure of personal property for the payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1058 82-0 (2011) Author: Frullo, John Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to contract with another entity to collect certain assessments levied by the municipality or county. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1090 82-0 (2011) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to the calculation of interest on certain ad valorem tax refunds. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 1104 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the phasing out of ad valorem taxes on the residence homesteads of elderly persons by 2021. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1118 82-0 (2011) Author: Ritter, Allan | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the resale of property purchased by a taxing unit at a tax sale. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1153 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to public access to financial and tax rate information of political subdivisions. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1285 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Relating to the payment by the holder of abandoned mineral proceeds of the ad valorem taxes on the mineral interest to which the proceeds are attributable. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1287 82-0 (2011) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to refunds of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1288 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1435 82-0 (2011) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the participation by a taxing unit in a suit to compel an appraisal review board to order a change in an appraisal roll. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1438 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to service of process on certain domestic and foreign entities for the collection of delinquent property taxes. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1676 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to certain penalties on personal property tax delinquencies. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1685 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Relating to a credit against the ad valorem taxes imposed by certain taxing units on commercial or industrial real property based on the cost of constructing a building on the property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1796 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien; providing for the imposition of an administrative penalty. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1903 82-0 (2011) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to the sale of delinquent tax receivables by certain local governments. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2104 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the amount of the bond for county taxes required to be given by the county assessor-collector for certain counties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2169 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to rescind a discount for early payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 2205 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in the public sale of certain real property and the purchase of that property; providing a penalty. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2208 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district or the collector for a taxing unit to waive penalties for failing to file certain documents. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2218 82-0 (2011) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the interest rate on a refund of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2220 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the requirement to prepay ad valorem taxes as a prerequisite to determining certain motions or protests and the authority of an appraisal review board to determine compliance with the requirement. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2279 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the composition of the permanent advisory committee to advise the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the implementation of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2321 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to requiring the full cash value of property, calculated only when property is purchased, constructed, or exchanged, be used for purposes of ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2409 82-0 (2011) Author: Kuempel, John Relating to the priority of ad valorem tax liens and certain security interests. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2456 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the rollback tax rate of a taxing unit other than a school district. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2476 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain dealer's heavy equipment inventory; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/12
HB 2529 82-0 (2011) Author: Price, Walter "Four" Relating to the administration of appraisal districts. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2853 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to tax increment financing. House: Economic & Small Business Development
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 2901 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the priority of a lien for funds advanced by the transferee of an ad valorem tax lien. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2998 82-0 (2011) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to ad valorem tax relief for urban farms and green roofs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3540 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the administration of appraisal districts and the appraisal of property for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3614 82-0 (2011) Author: Hughes, Bryan Relating to the interest rate on a refund of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 53 82-0 (2011) Author: Christian, Wayne Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting any political subdivision of this state from imposing ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 83 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken Proposing a constitutional amendment to phase out ad valorem taxes on the residence homesteads of elderly persons by 2021. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 103 82-0 (2011) Author: Fletcher, Allen Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a credit against the ad valorem taxes imposed by certain taxing units on commercial or industrial real property based on the cost of constructing a building on the property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 114 82-0 (2011) Author: Munoz, Jr., Sergio Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to define "disabled" for purposes of eligibility for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of or a limitation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a disabled person. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 156 82-0 (2011) Author: Howard, Charlie Proposing a constitutional amendment to require that taxation be fair and equal and that the full cash value of property, calculated only when property is purchased, constructed, or exchanged, be used for purposes of ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 158 82-0 (2011) Author: Kleinschmidt, Tim Proposing a constitutional amendment releasing the state's claim of ownership or title to certain land in Lee County. House: Land & Resource Management Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HR 2654 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3275. Reported enrolled
SB 201 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the calculation of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of a 100 percent or totally disabled veteran for the tax year in which the veteran qualifies or ceases to qualify for an exemption from taxation of the homestead. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/12
SB 422 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Frullo, John
Relating to the authority of a municipality or county to contract with another entity to collect certain assessments levied by the municipality or county. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 432 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the penalty for failure to make a timely installment payment of ad valorem taxes on property in a disaster area. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 459 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to voluntary assessment of property owners by a municipality to finance water or energy efficiency improvements. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 538 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to transportation reinvestment zones. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 551 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Otto, John
Relating to liability for interest on ad valorem taxes on improvements that escaped taxation in a previous year. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 582 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Lewis, Tryon
Relating to service of process on certain domestic and foreign entities for the collection of delinquent property taxes. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 641 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel | et. al. Relating to the calculation of interest on certain ad valorem tax refunds. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 762 82-0 (2011) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien; providing for the imposition of an administrative penalty. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 915 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Hilderbran, Harvey
Relating to the ad valorem taxation of manufactured homes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 916 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 952 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the use of electronic means for the delivery of ad valorem tax bills to certain property owners and agents. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1061 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the requirements for an application for a tax warrant authorizing the seizure of personal property for the payment of ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1070 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to the composition of the permanent advisory committee to advise the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regarding the implementation of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Natural Resources
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1122 82-0 (2011) Author: Estes, Craig Relating to the sale of delinquent tax receivables by certain local governments. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1288 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a study regarding ad valorem tax relief through the use of a circuit breaker program. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1341 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Elkins, Gary
Relating to the participation by a taxing unit in a suit to compel an appraisal review board to order a change in an appraisal roll. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1384 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the interest rate on a refund of ad valorem taxes made following the final determination of an appeal that decreases a property owner's tax liability. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1385 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Oliveira, Rene
Relating to the authority of the chief appraiser of an appraisal district or the collector for a taxing unit to waive penalties for failing to file certain documents. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 1440 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the requirement to prepay ad valorem taxes as a prerequisite to determining certain motions or protests and the authority of an appraisal review board to determine compliance with the requirement. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1468 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in the public sale of certain real property and the purchase of that property; providing a penalty. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1482 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the priority of ad valorem tax liens and certain security interests. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1647 82-0 (2011) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the payment of ad valorem taxes on mineral interests held by an entity other than the owner. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1663 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the repeal of state sales tax and franchise tax refunds for certain ad valorem tax payers. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1834 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the payment of excess proceeds from ad valorem tax foreclosure sales to the comptroller for deposit to the credit of the fair defense account. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SR 1247 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3275. Postponed
HB 54 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to the information required to be provided in or with an ad valorem tax bill for school district taxes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 60 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to a requirement that tax collectors accept partial payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 134 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 209 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the determination of the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 225 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the portion of the appraised value of a person's property attributable to the implementation on the property of water conservation initiatives, desalination projects, or brush control initiatives. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 406 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the disposition of excess proceeds of a tax sale of real property or foreclosure of a tax lien on real property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 408 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a disabled veteran or surviving spouse to pay ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead in installments. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 442 81-0 (2009) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled person. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 653 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the inclusion on the exterior of an ad valorem tax bill of a statement directing the United States Postal Service to return the bill if it is not deliverable as addressed. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 701 81-0 (2009) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the provision of ad valorem tax relief. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 866 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike | et. al. Relating to a study regarding ad valorem tax relief through the use of a circuit breaker program. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 986 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Relating to the appeal of ad valorem tax determinations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1037 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to allowing persons acquiring a new residence homestead to receive an ad valorem tax exemption on the homestead in the year in which the property is acquired. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1092 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the authority of the voters of a county to allow the owners of certain real property to require that county and any municipal ad valorem taxes be imposed on that real property on the basis of a five-year average of the property's value. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1159 81-0 (2009) Author: Kuempel, Edmund | et. al. Relating to the extension of the term of a reinvestment zone created under the Tax Increment Financing Act. House: Ways & Means Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1202 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to forfeiture of remedy for nonpayment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HB 1205 81-0 (2009) Author: Button, Angie | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the circumstances in which the approval of the governing body of a taxing unit is required for refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/10
HB 1247 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1257 81-0 (2009) Author: Legler, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Relating to the payment in installments of ad valorem taxes on certain property owned by a business entity and located in a disaster area and to the ad valorem taxation of a residence homestead rendered uninhabitable or unusable by a casualty or by wind or water damage. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1283 81-0 (2009) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to installment payments of ad valorem taxes on property in a disaster area. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1407 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to the redemption of real property sold at an ad valorem tax sale. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1465 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the joinder of a tax lien transferee in a suit to collect a delinquent ad valorem tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1547 81-0 (2009) Author: Creighton, Brandon Relating to the provision by an appraisal district of certain information on an Internet website operated by the district. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 1575 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to ad valorem tax relief. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1576 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to certain limitations on ad valorem tax rates of certain taxing units. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1585 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of the residence homesteads of certain volunteer firefighters, emergency medical services volunteers, and individuals serving as foster parents. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1804 81-0 (2009) Author: Hughes, Bryan
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to service of process for delinquent taxes on a nonresident. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 1810 81-0 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation
Senate: Administration
Referred to Administration
HB 1816 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the portion of the appraised value of a person's property attributable to the implementation on the property of water conservation initiatives, desalination projects, or brush control initiatives. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2230 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to liability for interest if land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as agricultural or open-space land is sold or diverted to a different use. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2655 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the authority of an ad valorem tax collector to waive penalties for failing to file certain statements. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2753 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to the voluntary assessment of property owners by a county to finance certain solar energy improvements. House: County Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2878 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph Relating to the establishment for purposes of ad valorem taxation of an initial limit on the appraised value of the residence homestead of a disabled or elderly person that was rehabilitated or constructed as a replacement residence under the federal community development block grant program or a housing rehabilitation program of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2908 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the regulation of property tax lenders and the confidentiality of certain information obtained or compiled by the consumer credit commissioner on examination of property tax lenders and certain other license holders or registrants. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Administration
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 3000 81-0 (2009) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to the eligibility of a heavy equipment dealer to receive a refund or credit for the overpayment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3699 81-0 (2009) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to eligibility for and the effect for school finance purposes of the ad valorem tax exemption for pollution control property and the adjustment of the rollback tax rate of a taxing unit to compensate for the costs of compliance with pollution control requirements. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3779 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to requiring the full cash value of property, calculated only when property is purchased, constructed, or exchanged, be used for purposes of ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3966 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the qualification date for a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation applicable to certain property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4038 81-0 (2009) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the system for appraising property for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4105 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to changing the term "effective" tax rate to the term "no new taxes" tax rate for the purposes of the calculation and adoption of ad valorem tax rates. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4117 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the determination of the total taxable value of property in a school district under the property value study conducted by the comptroller of public accounts. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 4375 81-0 (2009) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to methods and procedures of ad valorem tax valuation of inventory of persons engaged in the business of leasing or renting certain vehicles, machinery, or equipment, and to any collection by those persons of tax escrow payments. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4413 81-0 (2009) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the required notice of a public hearing on the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by the governing body of a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 4509 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain real property owned by a nonprofit hospital or hospital system. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 4692 81-0 (2009) Author: Olivo, Dora Relating to the deferred collection of taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled individual. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HJR 25 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature by general law to exempt from ad valorem taxes the portion of the assessed value of property attributable to the implementation on the property of a water conservation initiative, desalination project, or brush control initiative. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 55 81-0 (2009) Author: Parker, Tan Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit the voters of a county to allow county and any municipal ad valorem taxes to be imposed on certain real property on the basis of a five-year average taxable value. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HJR 68 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation a portion of the assessed value of the residence homesteads of volunteer firefighters, emergency medical services volunteers, and individuals serving as foster parents. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 74 81-0 (2009) Author: Rose, Patrick Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature by general law to exempt from ad valorem taxes the portion of the assessed value of property attributable to the implementation on the property of a water conservation initiative, desalination project, or brush control initiative. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 91 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to establish for purposes of ad valorem taxation an initial limit on the appraised value of the residence homestead of a disabled or elderly person that was rehabilitated or constructed as a replacement residence under the federal community development block grant program or a housing rehabilitation program of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 121 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Charlie Proposing a constitutional amendment to require that taxation be fair and equal and that the full cash value of property, calculated only when property is purchased, constructed, or exchanged, be used for purposes of ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 276 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the determination of the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 313 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Kuempel, Edmund | et. al.
Relating to the term of a reinvestment zone and to the assessment and payment of tax increments under the Tax Increment Financing Act. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Point of order sustained
SB 471 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to claims for excess proceeds of a tax sale of real property. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 562 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the inclusion on the exterior of an ad valorem tax bill of a statement directing the United States Postal Service to return the bill if it is not deliverable as addressed. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 678 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the additional tax imposed on land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land if a change of use of the land occurs. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 700 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to increased transparency regarding appraisals for ad valorem tax purposes and increased tax rates. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 797 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to the circumstances in which the approval of the governing body of a taxing unit is required for refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 798 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Jackson, Jim
Relating to refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/10
SB 1024 81-0 (2009) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Brown, Fred
Relating to authority of a school district to mail a tax bill with an adopted rate that is higher than the district's rollback tax rate before the date of a rollback election. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1355 81-0 (2009) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the authority of an ad valorem tax collector to waive penalties for failing to file certain statements. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1359 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to forfeiture of remedy for nonpayment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1469 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy | et. al. Relating to the redemption of real property sold at an ad valorem tax sale. Senate: Finance Co-author authorized
SB 1620 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to examinations by the consumer credit commissioner with regard to the regulation of property tax lenders and certain other lenders and debt management counselors. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1632 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1633 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Creighton, Brandon
Relating to certain restrictions on the composition of a tax increment financing reinvestment zone. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 1640 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to methods and procedures of ad valorem tax valuation of inventory of persons engaged in the business of leasing or renting certain vehicles, machinery, or equipment, and to any collection by those persons of tax escrow payments. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1928 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a study regarding ad valorem tax relief through the use of a circuit breaker program. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2139 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to allowing persons acquiring a new residence homestead to receive an ad valorem tax exemption on the homestead in the year in which the property is acquired. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2201 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the joinder of a tax lien transferee in a suit to collect a delinquent ad valorem tax. Senate: Jurisprudence Removed from local & uncontested calendar
SB 2297 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to service of process for delinquent taxes on a nonresident. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 2302 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the payment in installments of ad valorem taxes on certain property owned by a business entity and located in a disaster area. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 2378 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2557 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of a real property interest in oil or gas in place. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 5 80-0 (2007) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the school district's tax rate and protecting a school district against any resulting loss in local revenue. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 74 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the school district's tax rate and protecting a school district against any resulting loss in local revenue. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 235 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the ad valorem taxation of certain property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 458 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the applicability of the requirement that certain communications delivered to a property owner on behalf of a taxing unit notify the owner of any entitlement to postpone payment of the ad valorem taxes on the property. House: Local Government Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 923 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the persons to whom an assessor for a taxing unit is required to mail an ad valorem tax bill. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 989 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the filing for record of a plat or replat of a subdivision of real property. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1210 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Jim
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to a refund of an overpayment or erroneous payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1353 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the contents and effect of a deed conveying property sold at an ad valorem tax sale. House: Local Government Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 1404 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to sale of certain abandoned real property seized for the payment of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 1692 80-0 (2007) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem tax purposes of certain property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Local Government Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1816 80-0 (2007) Author: Isett, Carl | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of a disabled veteran or surviving spouse to pay ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead in installments. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1899 80-0 (2007) Author: England, Kirk
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the sale of certain real property at an ad valorem tax sale and to the right of redemption in connection with that real property. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1910 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the seizure of personal property for the payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1928 80-0 (2007) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain travel trailers. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1976 80-0 (2007) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to split payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2087 80-0 (2007) Author: Hill, Fred
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Relating to the holding by a county, municipality, or junior college district of a petition-initiated election on whether to establish a limitation on increases in the amount of ad valorem taxes imposed by the county, municipality, or junior college district on residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2092 80-0 (2007) Author: Hill, Fred
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the designation of an area in a municipality as a reinvestment zone under the Tax Increment Financing Act. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2137 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
No action taken in committee
HB 2138 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to regulation of property tax lenders; providing a penalty. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 2196 80-0 (2007) Author: McCall, Brian Relating to the imposition and collection of an ad valorem tax recovery fee by persons engaged in the business of leasing or renting certain vehicles, machinery, or equipment and to the ad valorem taxation of the inventory of a heavy equipment dealer. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2245 80-0 (2007) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to the authority of the voters of a county to allow the owners of certain real property to require that county and any municipal ad valorem taxes be imposed on that real property on the basis of a five-year average of the property's value. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 2327 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the installment payment of ad valorem taxes imposed on a residence homestead. House: Local Government Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2463 80-0 (2007) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin | et. al. Relating to the authority of an owner of real property to require that ad valorem taxes be imposed on that real property on the basis of a five-year average of the property's taxable value. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2909 80-0 (2007) Author: Gattis, Dan
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit in connection with taxes on real property erroneously omitted from the appraisal roll or tax roll in a previous year. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 2942 80-0 (2007) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to the qualification date for a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3090 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the appraisal and assessment of property for ad valorem tax purposes and the collection of ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3221 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the waiver of penalty and interest on a late payment by a taxing unit of the unit's share of an appraisal district budget. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 3333 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to the designation of certain land as a reinvestment zone under the Tax Increment Financing Act. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3387 80-0 (2007) Author: Orr, Rob Relating to the transfer of ad valorem tax liens. House: Financial Institutions Left pending in committee
HB 3546 80-0 (2007) Author: Truitt, Vicki Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to make a loan to the board of directors of a tax increment financing reinvestment zone for deposit in the tax increment fund for the zone. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3667 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne Relating to the establishment of a limit on the amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed on the residence homestead of a disabled or elderly person that is constructed under the federal community development block grant program or a housing rehabilitation program of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and that replaces the person's former residence homestead. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3671 80-0 (2007) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the effect of the sale of real property to certain land banks on certain causes of action. House: Urban Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4117 80-0 (2007) Author: Garcia, Juan Relating to the creation of the Lamar Improvement District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HJR 1 80-0 (2007) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the rate of those taxes. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 5 80-0 (2007) Author: White Delisi, Dianne Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to establish a limit on the amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed on the residence homestead of a disabled or elderly person that is constructed under the federal community development block grant program or a housing rehabilitation program of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs and that replaces the person's former residence homestead. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 18 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the rate of those taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 60 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the rate of those taxes and providing that state appropriations made for the purpose of directly reducing local property taxes do not count against the constitutional state spending limit. House: Ways & Means Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 82 80-0 (2007) Author: Parker, Tan Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit the voters of a county to allow county and any municipal ad valorem taxes to be imposed on certain real property on the basis of a five-year average taxable value. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HJR 84 80-0 (2007) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit an owner of real property to require that ad valorem taxes be imposed on the property on the basis of a five-year average taxable value. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 117 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the ad valorem taxation of certain property used to provide low-income or moderate-income housing. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 321 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the school district's tax rate and protecting a school district against any resulting loss in local revenue. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 456 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Rodriguez, Eddie
Relating to notice of provisions authorizing tax deferral or abatement. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 581 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to the filing for record of a plat or replat of a subdivision of real property. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 582 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the school district's tax rate and protecting a school district against any resulting loss in local revenue. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 796 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to split payments of ad valorem taxes for certain taxing units. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 841 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain travel trailers. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 878 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Coleman, Garnet
Relating to residential property exemptions from taxes, assessments, and impact fees in the Greater East End Management District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 930 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to split payments of ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1062 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the authority of an owner of real property to require that ad valorem taxes, other than taxes imposed for public school purposes, be imposed on that real property on the basis of a five-year average of the property's taxable value. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1063 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to waive penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1264 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to make a loan to the board of directors of a tax increment financing reinvestment zone for deposit in the tax increment fund for the zone. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SB 1476 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the transfer of ad valorem tax liens. Senate: Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
SB 1520 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to ad valorem tax lien transfers. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1521 80-0 (2007) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to regulation of property tax lenders; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1638 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the calculation of certain tax rates and certain notice requirements for local taxing jurisdictions. Senate: Finance Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1757 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to certain real property transactions involving certain land banks. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1892 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to regulation of property tax lenders; providing a penalty. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1908 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Menendez, Jose
Relating to affordable housing and to the receivership and rehabilitation of certain property; providing an administrative penalty. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1918 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a phase-in of the ad valorem taxes imposed by certain taxing units on the increase in market value of the residence homestead of a low-income or moderate-income person attributable to a new improvement to the homestead. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1920 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the deferral or abatement of the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes on certain residence homesteads in certain economically disadvantaged urban areas. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1960 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Garcia, Juan
Relating to the creation of the Lamar Improvement District; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds; granting the power of eminent domain. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1969 80-0 (2007) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the creation of the Las Damas Management District; providing authority to levy an assessment, impose a tax, and issue bonds. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 2005 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the calculation of certain taxes following the annexation of property by certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 13 80-0 (2007) Author: Averitt, Kip | et. al.
Sponsor: Berman, Leo | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the rate of those taxes for the 2006 and 2007 tax years. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 24 80-0 (2007) Author: Patrick, Dan Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the rate of those taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 27 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any reduction in the rate of those taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 36 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit an owner of real property to require that ad valorem taxes, other than taxes imposed for public school purposes, be imposed on the property on the basis of a five-year average taxable value. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SJR 63 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a phase-in of the ad valorem taxes imposed by certain political subdivisions on the value of a new improvement to the residence homestead of a low-income or moderate-income person. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 2 79-0 (2005) Author: Grusendorf, Kent | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to public education, public school finance matters, and the imposition of a state ad valorem tax; imposing criminal penalties. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 114 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha | et. al. Relating to the rate at which interest accrues in connection with the deferral or abatement of the collection of ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled person. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 192 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the determination of the validity of certain Montgomery County Hospital District election petitions. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 232 79-0 (2005) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to the exclusion from an emergency services district of certain territory subject to assessments. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 559 79-0 (2005) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the notice and appeal of a protest of the appraised value of certain property for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 587 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al. Relating to the installment payment of ad valorem taxes by certain veterans. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 626 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the imposition, administration, enforcement, and collection of a state property tax for general elementary and secondary public school purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 819 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to property tax relief and protection of taxpayers. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 837 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to elect not to collect ad valorem taxes on real property erroneously omitted from the appraisal roll or tax roll in a previous year. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 879 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the sale of tax receivables by a local government. House: Local Government Ways & Means Point of order sustained
HB 1065 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to excepting certain visual works of art from the requirement that personal property be rendered for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1148 79-0 (2005) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the exemption of the residence homesteads of elderly persons from ad valorem taxation and the deferral or abatement of the collection of delinquent taxes on the residence homesteads of elderly and disabled persons. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1222 79-0 (2005) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the fee a county tax assessor-collector may charge for assessing and collecting ad valorem taxes for certain river authorities. House: Natural Resources Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1398 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 1479 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Jim Relating to the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by the governing body of certain taxing units. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1608 79-0 (2005) Author: Escobar, Juan Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to adopt discounts for early payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1716 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the accuracy of certain tax liability estimates in contracts for residential real property. House: Business & Industry Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1868 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in the public sale in certain counties of certain real property. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 1984 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the information required to be provided with a notice of appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes and an ad valorem tax bill. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/06
HB 1992 79-0 (2005) Author: Talton, Robert Relating to eligibility for an exemption from ad valorem taxation for property owned for the purpose of providing low-income or moderate-income housing. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2220 79-0 (2005) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien and to a contract for foreclosure of an ad valorem tax lien. House: Financial Institutions Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2254 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to reducing the penalty for a failure by a disabled or elderly person to make a timely installment payment of ad valorem taxes imposed on the person's residence homestead. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2392 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the property tax situs and rendition requirements for motor vehicles located at a place of business of a wholesale motor vehicle auction. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2444 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to limiting the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2491 79-0 (2005) Author: Puente, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the administration and collection of ad valorem taxes, including the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien and a contract for foreclosure of an ad valorem tax lien; amending, correcting, and clarifying the Tax Code, Property Code, and Civil Practice and Remedies Code. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2621 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the power of certain coastal municipalities to impose assessments to pay for improvement projects, services, or special events. House: Land & Resource Management Left pending in committee
HB 2629 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to a property owner's liability for, and the tax lien securing, delinquent taxes, penalties, or interest on improvements on land for which a tax certificate indicated no delinquent taxes, penalties, or interest was due. House: Local Government Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2763 79-0 (2005) Author: Taylor, Larry Relating to the split payment of ad valorem taxes on residential homesteads. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2924 79-0 (2005) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the seizure and sale of property pursuant to an ad valorem tax warrant. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 2926 79-0 (2005) Author: Hamric, Peggy
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the procedure for listing property in the appraisal records following certain ad valorem tax sales. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3046 79-0 (2005) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the administration of ad valorem taxation. House: Local Government Ways & Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3058 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in the public sale of certain real property. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 3071 79-0 (2005) Author: Goodman, Toby
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to the administration and collection of ad valorem taxes and the administration of appraisal districts; making procedural and technical corrections and clarifications to the Tax Code, Property Code, and Civil Practice and Remedies Code. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3101 79-0 (2005) Author: Casteel, Carter
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the filing for record of a plat or replat of a subdivision of real property. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3124 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by a municipality. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3127 79-0 (2005) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to the split payment of ad valorem taxes on residential homesteads. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3255 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to consolidated collection of ad valorem taxes by the county tax assessor-collector. House: Local Government Ways & Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 3259 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the denial of a license to an applicant who is delinquent in the payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3540 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to certain fiscal matters affecting governmental entities; providing penalties. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Conf. Comm. Report printed and distributed
HJR 7 79-0 (2005) Author: Oliveira, Rene Proposing a constitutional amendment imposing a state property tax for public education, establishing a residence homestead exemption from the state property tax, and increasing the amount of the school district residence homestead property tax exemption. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 50 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize a state property tax for public education and a school district property tax for educational enrichment. House: Ways & Means Recommitted to committee
HJR 70 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the appraised value for ad valorem tax purposes of certain residence homesteads. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 97 79-0 (2005) Author: Cook, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by a municipality. House: Local Government Ways & Means Reported unfavorably
HR 2277 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdication, H.B. No. 3540. 1 hr. notice-for consideration
HR 2289 79-0 (2005) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3540. 1 hr. notice-for consideration
SB 267 79-0 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Eissler, Rob
Relating to the exclusion from an emergency services district of certain territory subject to assessments. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 447 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the sale of tax receivables by a local government. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Postponed
SB 556 79-0 (2005) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the collection of certain fines, penalties, expenses, and interest by certain municipalities. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 580 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia
Sponsor: Rose, Patrick
Relating to the installment payment of ad valorem taxes by certain veterans. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 644 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Casteel, Carter
Relating to the eligibility of persons to participate in the public sale in certain counties of certain real property. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 652 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the exemption of the residence homesteads of elderly persons from ad valorem taxation and the deferral or abatement of the collection of delinquent taxes on the residence homesteads of elderly and disabled persons. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 692 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank | et. al.
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the fee a county tax assessor-collector may charge for assessing and collecting ad valorem taxes for certain river authorities. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 773 79-0 (2005) Author: West, Royce Relating to the exemption of the residence homesteads of elderly persons from ad valorem taxation and the deferral or abatement of the collection of delinquent taxes on the residence homesteads of elderly and disabled persons. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 898 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to tax liability for property omitted from an appraisal roll. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 997 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to the taxable value of property for school finance purposes of certain school districts. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1056 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the forced sale of an owner's interest in certain real property. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1198 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Puente, Robert
Relating to the determination of the portion of the tax increment produced by a municipality that the municipality is required to pay into the tax increment fund for a reinvestment zone. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1203 79-0 (2005) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Homer, Mark
Relating to the payment of certain ad valorem tax refunds. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1343 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the value of the residence homestead of members of the Texas military forces and reservists of the armed forces of the United States in active duty during a national emergency. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1411 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to eligibility for an exemption from ad valorem taxation for property owned for the purpose of providing low-income or moderate-income housing. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1505 79-0 (2005) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the transfer of an ad valorem tax lien and to a contract for foreclosure of an ad valorem tax lien. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken in committee
SB 1587 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to certain foreclosure notice requirements. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 1642 79-0 (2005) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the property tax situs and rendition requirements for motor vehicles located at a place of business of a wholesale motor vehicle auction. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1653 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the determination of the market value of certain drug supplies for ad valorem property tax purposes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1730 79-0 (2005) Author: Janek, Kyle
Sponsor: Haggerty, Pat
Relating to the use of ad valorem taxes by a municipality or county for a sports and community venue project. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
SJR 33 79-0 (2005) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide a property tax exemption for the residence homestead of persons during their active service as military reservists and members of the Texas Guard during a national emergency. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 29 79-1 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the procedure for rendering certain property for ad valorem taxation if the information contained in the most recently filed rendition statement continues to be accurate. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 33 79-1 (2005) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to state taxes and financing schools through those taxes; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 70 79-1 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the information required to be provided with an ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 115 79-1 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 24 79-1 (2005) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to reduce the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled person in proportion to any reduction in the tax rate of the school district. House: Ways & Means Received from the House
SB 59 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to ad valorem tax rebates to individuals who lease or rent their principal residences; providing a penalty. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 13 79-1 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim | et. al.
Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes and providing for a corresponding adjustment of the limitation on the amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homesteads of certain persons. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Reason for vote recorded in Journal
SJR 14 79-1 (2005) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide ad valorem tax relief to individuals who lease or rent their principal residences by rebating a portion of the taxes imposed on that residential property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 29 79-2 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to limiting the maximum average annual increase in the appraised value of residence homesteads for ad valorem taxation by a school district to five percent. House: Property Tax Relief, Select Referred to Property Tax Relief, Select
SB 33 79-2 (2005) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to certain limitations on the ad valorem tax rates of certain taxing units. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 7 79-2 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes to $22,500 and providing for an adjustment of the limitation on the total amount of taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount and changes in school district ad valorem tax rates. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
HB 72 79-3 (2006) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to providing for an adjustment of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by a school district on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any change in the school district's tax rate and protecting a school district against the resulting loss in local revenue. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Meeting cancelled
HB 125 79-3 (2006) Author: West, George Relating to the ad valorem tax situs of certain portable drilling rigs. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 26 79-3 (2006) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al.
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for an adjustment of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for public school purposes on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect any change in the rate of those taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Meeting cancelled
SB 19 79-3 (2006) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to the financing of certain intermunicipal commuter rail district transportation infrastructure. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 86 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al. Relating to taxes on the homesteads of the elderly. House: Local Government Ways and Means Left pending in committee
HB 335 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the public sale of certain real property; providing penalties. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 703 78-0 (2003) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the property tax appraisal of property located in more than one appraisal district. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/04
HB 1125 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the period for the redemption of a mineral interest sold for unpaid ad valorem taxes at a tax sale. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on adoption of const. amendment
HB 1519 78-0 (2003) Author: Casteel, Carter Relating to the payment of ad valorem taxes on property erroneously omitted from a tax roll and to the waiver of penalties and interest on an ad valorem tax that becomes delinquent due to the error of a taxing unit or appraisal district. House: Local Government Ways and Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1533 78-0 (2003) Author: Cook, Robert Relating to the ad valorem taxation of certain property owned by a municipality. House: Local Government Ways and Means Left pending in committee
HB 1807 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the rendition of property for ad valorem tax purposes and to the consequences of a failure to render property. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 1935 78-0 (2003) Author: Menendez, Jose Relating to the compensation of a county tax assessor-collector for assessment and collection of taxes. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 1951 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred | et. al. Relating to the collection of and the penalties incurred on delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways and Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2148 78-0 (2003) Author: Gattis, Dan
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the prohibition of a restriction or condition placed on a check tendered in payment of delinquent ad valorem taxes, penalties, and interest. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 2176 78-0 (2003) Author: Elkins, Gary | et. al. Relating to ad valorem tax sales of real and personal property following foreclosure or seizure of the property; authorizing a sale by on-line auction. House: Local Government Ways and Means Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2255 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the payment of deferred taxes on certain agricultural land. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Left pending in committee
HB 2378 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the rendition of property for ad valorem tax purposes; providing civil penalties. House: Local Government Ways and Means Left pending in committee
HB 2404 78-0 (2003) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to penalties to defray a taxing unit's costs of collecting delinquent property taxes. House: Local Government Ways and Means Left pending in committee
HB 2476 78-0 (2003) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to the authority of the board of a hospital district and the commissioners court of the county in which the district is located to take certain actions relating to ad valorem taxes imposed for the benefit of the hospital district. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 2675 78-0 (2003) Author: Haggerty, Pat Relating to the sale of ad valorem tax liens. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 3050 78-0 (2003) Author: Hunter, Bob Relating to excepting land of certain charitable organizations from the additional tax imposed on the change of use of land appraised for ad valorem tax purposes as open-space land. House: Local Government Ways and Means No action taken in committee
HB 3253 78-0 (2003) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to a penalty for failing to file a rendition of personal property used for the production of income. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 3260 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the forced sale of an owner's interest in certain real property. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
HB 3419 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to procedural and technical corrections and clarification of the Property Tax Code, procedures for the seizure and sale of property, and distribution of ad valorem tax sale proceeds. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 3449 78-0 (2003) Author: Noriega, Rick Relating to the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways and Means Left pending in committee
HB 3504 78-0 (2003) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the deferral or abatement of the collection of taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled person. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 3540 78-0 (2003) Author: Chavez, Norma
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to a refund of an overpayment or erroneous payment of ad valorem taxes by a tax collector who performs consolidated tax collection functions. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
HJR 51 78-0 (2003) Author: Flores, Kino
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish a two-year period for the redemption of a mineral interest sold for unpaid ad valorem taxes at a tax sale. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 173 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Jones, Elizabeth
Relating to deferred payment of property taxes for certain persons serving in the United States armed forces during a war or national emergency. House: Defense Affairs and State-Federal Relations
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective immediately
SB 188 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the public sale of certain real property; providing penalties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 323 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the additional penalty for costs associated with the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes by an attorney. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 714 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the liability of a taxing unit for the fee of an attorney ad litem in a suit to collect delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
Left pending in committee
SB 725 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Casteel, Carter
Relating to the payment of ad valorem taxes on property erroneously omitted from a tax roll and to the waiver of penalties and interest on an ad valorem tax that becomes delinquent due to the error of a taxing unit or appraisal district. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 832 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the period for the redemption of a mineral interest sold for unpaid ad valorem taxes at a tax sale. Senate: Finance Committee report printed and distributed
SB 948 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Callegari, Bill
Relating to the authority of the board of a hospital district and the commissioners court of the county in which the district is located to take certain actions relating to ad valorem taxes imposed for the benefit of the hospital district. House: Local Government Ways and Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1267 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill Relating to the collection of and the penalties incurred on delinquent ad valorem taxes. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SJR 37 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish a two-year period for the redemption of a mineral interest sold for unpaid ad valorem taxes at a tax sale. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 87 78-1 (2003) Author: Puente, Robert Relating to the fee a county tax assessor-collector may charge for assessing and collecting ad valorem taxes for a river authority. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 69 78-3 (2003) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the authority of the governing body of a taxing unit to elect not to impose or collect taxes, or to refund taxes paid, on real property erroneously omitted from the appraisal roll or tax roll in a previous year. House: Local Government Ways and Means Referred to Local Government Ways and Means
HB 19 78-4 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the sale of tax receivables by local governments. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 43 78-4 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the deadline for requesting a waiver of penalties and interest on certain delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
HB 61 78-4 (2003) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the installment payment of ad valorem taxes by certain veterans. House: Public School Finance, Select Referred to Public School Finance, Select
SJR 1 78-4 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide financial support for public education by creating the Texas education fund, imposing a state property tax, increasing the state general sales and use tax rate, expanding the general sales and use tax base to include certain services, increasing the state motor vehicle sales and use tax rate, abolishing the school district property tax for maintenance and operations purposes, dedicating the proceeds of any state lottery to public education, authorizing a school district property tax for the purpose of educational enrichment, and repealing the restriction on the legislature's authority to limit annual increases in the appraised value of residence homesteads for ad valorem tax purposes. Senate: Committee of the Whole Senate Meeting cancelled
HB 337 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to cancelling or prohibiting the issuance of certain original or renewal alcoholic beverage permits or licenses for nonpayment of ad valorem taxes. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 468 77-0 (2001) Author: Solomons, Burt | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the transportation of and certain ad valorem tax liens on manufactured homes; providing a penalty. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 677 77-0 (2001) Author: Lewis, Glenn Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax on certain property acquired by a religious organization. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 858 77-0 (2001) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the effect of a deed of conveyance of tax foreclosed property resold by a municipality for urban redevelopment purposes. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 1393 77-0 (2001) Author: Hodge, Terri
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the procedure for a refund of an overpayment or erroneous payment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1532 77-0 (2001) Author: Kuempel, Edmund
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the determination under the school finance system of the amount of collected taxes for certain school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 1847 77-0 (2001) Author: Keffer, Jim Relating to tax refunds to property owners following ad valorem tax appeals. House: Ways & Means Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2021 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the ad valorem tax rates of certain taxing units. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2226 77-0 (2001) Author: Davis, John
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the certification by a chief appraiser of certain taxable properties not included in the initial appraisal roll for a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/02
HB 2295 77-0 (2001) Author: Woolley, Beverly | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the powers of Harris County Improvement District No. 1; authorizing the imposition of taxes. House: County Affairs
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2412 77-0 (2001) Author: Ritter, Allan Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2473 77-0 (2001) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to the right of redemption of real property sold at an ad valorem tax sale. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2744 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to emergency services and rural fire prevention districts. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2832 77-0 (2001) Author: Smithee, John
Sponsor: Bivins, Teel
Relating to requiring tax collectors to notify taxpayers of certain overpayments of ad valorem taxes and to issue refunds of certain duplicate payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/02
HB 2981 77-0 (2001) Author: Corte, Frank Relating to incentives for early payment of certain motor vehicle taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3049 77-0 (2001) Author: Ramsay, Tom
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the use of interest earned on motor vehicle inventory tax escrow accounts. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 3158 77-0 (2001) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to granting a certificate of public convenience and necessity for water utility service. House: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
HB 3347 77-0 (2001) Author: Gray, Patricia
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the administration and collection of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
No action taken in committee
HB 3366 77-0 (2001) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the deferred collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homestead of an elderly or disabled person. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HCR 314 77-0 (2001) Author: Carter, Bill
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make technical corrections to H.B. No. 2744. Signed by the Governor
HJR 76 77-0 (2001) Author: Homer, Mark Proposing a constitutional amendment to shorten the period during which the former owner of real property sold at an ad valorem tax sale may redeem the property. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HJR 91 77-0 (2001) Author: Driver, Joe Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate obsolete, duplicative, or unnecessary provisions and to correct outdated provisions of the Texas Constitution. House: Constitutional Revision, Select No action taken in committee
HJR 114 77-0 (2001) Author: Kuempel, Edmund Proposing a constitutional amendment increasing the maximum ad valorem tax rate allowed on taxable property in rural fire prevention districts located in Comal County. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 256 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to the recovery by a taxing unit of certain costs on the resale of property bid off to the unit at a tax foreclosure sale. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 724 77-0 (2001) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the determination under the school finance system of the amount of collected taxes for certain school districts. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 863 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Keffer, Jim
Relating to tax refunds to property owners following ad valorem tax appeals. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1095 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Ritter, Allan
Relating to ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1605 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the valuation of certain timber land for ad valorem tax purposes and to a study of the effect of that valuation. Senate: Natural Resources Referred to Natural Resources
SB 1736 77-0 (2001) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Brown, Betty
Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest if an error of a taxing unit or appraisal district results in failure to pay an ad valorem tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
SB 1790 77-0 (2001) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the powers of Harris County Improvement District No. 1; authorizing the imposition of taxes. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1816 77-0 (2001) Author: Jackson, Mike Relating to the certification by a chief appraiser of certain taxable properties not included in the initial appraisal roll for a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Ways & Means
HB 51 76-0 (1999) Author: Cuellar, Henry | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to permit certain persons to perform services or to provide persons to perform services for the taxing unit in lieu of paying ad valorem taxes owed to the unit. House: Public Education
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 351 76-0 (1999) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the civil liability of a county tax assessor-collector. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 374 76-0 (1999) Author: Culberson, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the deferral or abatement of a suit to collect delinquent taxes on the homestead of an elderly person. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
Removed from local & uncontested calendar
HB 791 76-0 (1999) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to the postal service instructions for return service included on the exterior of an ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1247 76-0 (1999) Author: Walker, Gary Relating to the eligibility of heavy equipment dealers to receive a property tax credit or refund for the overpayment of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1290 76-0 (1999) Author: Hodge, Terri Relating to procedures governing certain ad valorem tax refunds. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1413 76-0 (1999) Author: Ehrhardt, Harryette | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the sale of land by a municipality to organizations providing housing for low-income families and individuals. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
HB 1419 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the collection, use, and distribution of delinquent county education district taxes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1453 76-0 (1999) Author: Smith, Todd
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to coverage under a title insurance policy issued with respect to residential real property. House: Insurance
Senate: Economic Development
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1551 76-0 (1999) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to the transportation of and certain ad valorem tax liens on manufactured homes; providing a penalty. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1569 76-0 (1999) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to a franchise tax and property tax credit for certain corporations for payment of certain educational scholarships. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1604 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to certain procedures involving the ad valorem taxation of property owned or acquired by a religious organization. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1631 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to penalizing school districts for failing to fully collect ad valorem taxes. House: Public Education Left pending in committee
HB 1905 76-0 (1999) Author: Longoria, John Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to contract for the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: County Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2197 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the treatment of certain emergency vehicles in connection with the ad valorem taxation of a dealer's motor vehicle inventory. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2220 76-0 (1999) Author: Hilbert, Paul
Sponsor: Brown, J. E.
Relating to refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2334 76-0 (1999) Author: Solis, Juan Relating to vacating a judgment in a delinquent tax suit. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2380 76-0 (1999) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to ad valorem tax revenues collected by the assessor-collector of certain counties and to interest on those revenues. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2817 76-0 (1999) Author: Junell, Robert Relating to the settlement and collection of taxes and penalties and interest on taxes, refunds, and credits. House: Ways & Means Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2936 76-0 (1999) Author: Solomons, Burt Relating to ad valorem taxes, including the administration of certain exemptions from taxation and the procedures relating to foreclosure of tax liens and the sale of property to satisfy delinquent tax claims. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2963 76-0 (1999) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the time for bringing an action relating to the title of property acquired at a delinquent ad valorem tax sale. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3030 76-0 (1999) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the selection of an attorney to represent certain taxing units in enforcing the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3064 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the requirement that the governing body of a taxing unit that imposes ad valorem taxes provide property owners with certain information before the governing body adopts a new tax rate. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3103 76-0 (1999) Author: Merritt, Tommy Relating to the imposition of penalties for the failure to render property for ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3308 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the payment of certain costs incurred in connection with a suit to collect delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Postponed
HB 3405 76-0 (1999) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to authorizing the tax collector for a taxing unit in connection with the seizure of property under an ad valorem tax warrant to collect delinquent state taxes, penalties, and interest. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3406 76-0 (1999) Author: Williams, Thomas Relating to the assessment or collection of ad valorem taxes by an entity other than the taxing unit imposing the taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3421 76-0 (1999) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the appraisal of certain motor vehicles for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
No action taken in committee
HB 3438 76-0 (1999) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the right of redemption of a mobile home or manufactured home following a sale for delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3541 76-0 (1999) Author: Craddick, Tom Relating to delinquent tax collection of a mineral royalty interest. House: Ways & Means Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HR 1304 76-0 (1999) Author: Heflin, Talmadge Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3549. Reported enrolled
SB 213 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to an exception for certain officers from the registration requirements of The Property Taxation Professional Certification Act. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 307 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to the postal service instructions for return service included on the exterior of an ad valorem tax bill. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 337 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Siebert, Bill
Relating to the distribution of the proceeds from a property tax sale. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 446 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Hodge, Terri
Relating to procedures governing certain ad valorem tax refunds. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 541 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the computation of school district property values for purposes of school finance. Senate: Education Left pending in committee
SB 779 76-0 (1999) Author: Madla, Frank
Sponsor: Siebert, Bill
Relating to the payment of ad valorem taxes by electronic funds transfer. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 953 76-0 (1999) Author: Luna, Gregory
Sponsor: Solis, Juan
Relating to vacating a judgment in a delinquent tax suit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1119 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to the publication of certain tax and financial information required prior to the adoption of an ad valorem tax rate by a taxing unit. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Left pending in committee
SB 1210 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the limitation of school district ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly person. House: Public Education
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1321 76-0 (1999) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Junell, Robert
Relating to the settlement and collection of taxes and penalties and interest on taxes, refunds, and credits. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days -- 8/30/99
SB 1393 76-0 (1999) Author: Brown, J. E. Relating to refunds of overpayments or erroneous payments of ad valorem taxes. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Committee report printed and distributed
SB 1461 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the calculation of a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation and the limitation of school taxes on the homestead of an elderly person if the owner of the homestead qualifies for the exemption or limitation after the beginning of a tax year. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Placed on General State Calendar
SR 1175 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3549. Reported enrolled
HB 131 70-0 (1987) Author: Cooper, Anne Relating to providing notice to a property owner of the owner's right to appeal an order of an appraisal review board. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 199 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Arves Relating to the collection of delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HB 209 70-0 (1987) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the consolidation of ad valorem tax assessment and collection. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 310 70-0 (1987) Author: Johnson, Cliff Relating to eliminating the imposition of additional ad valorem taxes on certain open space agricultural and timber land that is diverted to another use. House: Ways & Means No action taken in subcommittee
HB 333 70-0 (1987) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to a deadline for payment of property taxes from certain escrow accounts. House: Ways & Means Reported from s/c with substitute
HB 481 70-0 (1987) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the notice required for the imposition of an additional penalty for delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 488 70-0 (1987) Author: Cooper, Anne Relating to ad valorem tax notices to property owners. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 641 70-0 (1987) Author: Cooper, Anne Relating to ad valorem tax notices to property owners. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 759 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the authority of a county tax assessor-collector to collect a fee for returned checks. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 796 70-0 (1987) Author: Price, Albert Relating to penalties on delinquent property taxes and to studies and reports of property tax delinquencies and collection efforts. House: Ways & Means No action taken in subcommittee
HB 797 70-0 (1987) Author: Price, Albert Relating to providing an amnesty period for the payment of delinquent property taxes without penalty. House: Ways & Means No action taken in subcommittee
HB 892 70-0 (1987) Author: Ovard, A.R. Relating to limiting ad valorem tax increases on the residence homesteads of elderly persons. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 1051 70-0 (1987) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the tax bill for taxes totaling a minor amount. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1089 70-0 (1987) Author: Beauchamp, Jerry Relating to the imposition of additional penalties on certain delinquent ad valorem taxes to defray collection costs. House: Ways & Means No action taken in subcommittee
HB 1713 70-0 (1987) Author: Russell, Sam Relating to the payment of certain refunds of property tax payments. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 1716 70-0 (1987) Author: Eckels, Robert
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the deposit of ad valorem taxes collected for a taxing unit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1734 70-0 (1987) Author: Stiles, Mark Relating to the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 1744 70-0 (1987) Author: Earley, Robert
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the interest incurred by delinquent property taxes after judgment in a delinquent tax suit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably w/o amendments
HB 1803 70-0 (1987) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to the persons permitted to collect ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1815 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the penalties imposed on delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 1816 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the consolidation of ad valorem tax collections. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1817 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to ad valorem tax liens on certain property. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HB 1866 70-0 (1987) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the procedure for adoption of a property tax rate, providing a limitation on the use of taxes levied to pay debt, and the procedure for pledging taxes to pay debt. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/88
HB 1951 70-0 (1987) Author: Robnett, Nolan Relating to ad valorem tax liens on manufactured housing. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 2083 70-0 (1987) Author: Stiles, Mark
Sponsor: Parker, Carl
Relating to the installation of and tax liens on manufactured homes. House: Labor and Employment Relations
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 2191 70-0 (1987) Author: Price, Albert Relating to the deferral or abatement of a suit to collect delinquent property taxes on the residence homestead of an individual of low income. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2445 70-0 (1987) Author: Berlanga, Hugo
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to property taxation of business inventory. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
HB 2476 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to a private attorney's contract with a county for the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes and the requirement of the county tax assessor-collector's approval. House: Ways & Means Pending in committee
HB 2477 70-0 (1987) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the judgment interest rate on delinquent ad valorem tax suits. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HR 767 70-0 (1987) Author: Oakley, Keith Enabling the house conferees on SB 380 to go outside the bounds of the house and senate versions.
HR 789 70-0 (1987) Author: Earley, Robert Permitting the conference committee appointed to adjust the differences between the house and senate versions of SB 380.
SB 83 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to the issuance of receipts as evidence of the payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 266 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to defenses in suits to collect delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 267 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to property tax certificates and the amount of the fee charged for a certificate. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 295 70-0 (1987) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the notice required for the imposition of an additional penalty for delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SB 308 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to the right of a property owner to inspect records and data used in making ad valorem tax appraisal of his property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 309 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Craddick, Tom
Relating to the authority of a new taxing unit to impose ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 1/1/88
SB 350 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to the effect of an ad valorem tax abatement agreement on other taxing units. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 360 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John Relating to limitations on increases in the appraised value of a residence homestead for ad valorem taxation. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 367 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to the exemption of recreational boats from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 379 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to the requirement of a performance bond for certain collectors of ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 380 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Earley, Robert
Relating to the time for filling an application for a residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Postponed
SB 468 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to the procedures for the adjudication of certain claims involving state taxes or fees. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 506 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Russell, Sam
Relating to the payment of interest on certain refunds of property tax payments. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/87
SB 875 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to discounts for prompt payment of property taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 907 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to the persons permitted to collect ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Failed to receive affirmative vote
SB 1253 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to taxation of wildlife ranches. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SB 1311 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the appraisal of inventory for purposes of property taxation. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1513 70-0 (1987) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the levy of a maintenance and operation tax for the operation of the ports and harbors of certain cities; providing for the preparation and adoption of budgets for the ports and harbors of certain cities. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1515 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to repeal of the highway improvement law for a county with over two million inhabitants. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 13 70-0 (1987) Author: Jones, Grant Proposing a constitutional amendment revising the finance and taxation provisions of the Texas Constitution. Referred to Finance
SJR 16 70-0 (1987) Author: Leedom, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appraisal of residence homesteads for ad valorem taxation. No action taken in committee
SJR 27 70-0 (1987) Author: Blake, Roy
Sponsor: Connelly, Barry
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of emergency medical services districts and authorizing those districts to levy an ad valorem tax on property located in the district. Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 41 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for property tax relief for residential property with continuous ownership. Referred to Finance
SJR 52 70-0 (1987) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the appraisal of an inventory according to its average quantity or value. Referred to Finance
HB 174 70-2 (1987) Author: Jones, Arves Relating to the collection of delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 41 70-2 (1987) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Guerrero, Lena
Relating to the creation of nonprofit corporations for the purpose of financing by and on behalf of taxing units their budgeted expenditure requirements pending tax and other revenue collections; authorizing the issuance of tax anticipation notes by taxing units and their sale to and purchase by such nonprofit corporations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Point of order sustained
HB 79 69-0 (1985) Author: Hury, James Relating to the repeal of the imposition of an additional ad valorem tax on certain property used for public airport purposes when that property is no longer subject to a deed restriction limiting it to public airport purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 910 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to issuance of tax receipts and removing from delinquent tax records certain property taxes that are presumed to have been paid. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 972 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to the effect of the sale of certain agricultural land on the ad valorem taxation of the land. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 976 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to removing from delinquent tax records certain property taxes that are presumed to have been paid. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1044 69-0 (1985) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the penalties incurred on delinquent property taxes on homesteads of the elderly. House: Ways & Means Transferred to Calendars Committee
HB 1153 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to the collection of delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 1156 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to permitting the partial payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 1157 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Relating to the interest and penalties incurred by delinquent property taxes after judgment in a delinquent tax suit. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 1176 69-0 (1985) Author: Hilbert, Paul Relating to the levy and collection of assessments on property owners by certain counties to finance highway improvements. House: Transportation Companion document considered in lieu
HB 1186 69-0 (1985) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the preferential setting of matters involving delinquent property taxes for hearing or trial in the courts of this state. House: Judicial Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1188 69-0 (1985) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to forfeiture of remedy for nonpayment of taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1491 69-0 (1985) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Relating to information provided to property tax officials under a promise it will be held confidential. House: Ways & Means Laid on table subj. to call in s/c
HB 1512 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the procedures for obtaining a deferral of a suit to collect a delinquent tax on the homestead of an elderly person. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 1750 69-0 (1985) Author: Price, Albert Relating to penalties on delinquent property taxes and to studies and reports of property tax delinquencies and collection efforts. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 1751 69-0 (1985) Author: Price, Albert Relating to providing an amnesty period for the payment of delinquent property taxes without penalty. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1798 69-0 (1985) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the penalties on delinquent property taxes imposed or collected by a municipality. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 1852 69-0 (1985) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to requiring a taxing unit to publicize notice of its delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1853 69-0 (1985) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to the establishment and enforcement of standards relating to property tax records and collections. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1855 69-0 (1985) Author: Gibson, Bruce Relating to authorizing the imposition of an additional delinquent tax penalty to defray the costs of collecting delinquent ad valorem taxes House: Ways & Means Testimony received in s/c
HB 1946 69-0 (1985) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Relating to the authority of certain cities to make assessments for road or highway improvements and the procedure for making and contesting those assessments. House: Transportation 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1960 69-0 (1985) Author: Richardson, Bob Relating to the authority of a taxing unit to waive penalty or interest on delinquent ad valorem taxes on personal property. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HB 2043 69-0 (1985) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the date on which unpaid property taxes become delinquent. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 2221 69-0 (1985) Author: Millsap, Mike Relating to requiring proof that property taxes on a mobile home have been paid before the home is moved. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2231 69-0 (1985) Author: Shea, Gwyn Relating to a choice of assessor and collector. House: Ways & Means Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 2241 69-0 (1985) Author: Green, Gene Relating to gross premium taxes paid by certain insurance carriers. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 2299 69-0 (1985) Author: Shea, Gwyn
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to the notice of delinquency given to persons whose names appear on the delinquent property tax roll of a taxing unit House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 2434 69-0 (1985) Author: Carriker, Steve
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to the waiver of penalties and interest on a delinquent ad valorem tax in certain circumstances. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HJR 43 69-0 (1985) Author: Johnson, Sam Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the apportionment of the value of railroad rolling stock among counties for purposes of property taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HJR 52 69-0 (1985) Author: Geistweidt, Gerald Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the effect of sale of certain agricultural land on the ad valorem taxation of the land. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
HJR 60 69-0 (1985) Author: Guerrero, Lena Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for property tax relief for property the ownership of which does not change for a period of years. House: Ways & Means Withdrawn by author
HJR 79 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict increases in ad valorem taxes, other than school taxes, on the residence homestead of a person 65 or older while it remains the residence homestead of that person or that person's surviving spouse. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HJR 84 69-0 (1985) Author: Cooper, Anne Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit increases in the appraised value of land for property tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Considered by s/c in public hearing
SB 67 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to the appraisal for ad valorem taxation of property, including oil and gas property, reported to have decreased in value. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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SB 462 69-0 (1985) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to removing from delinquent tax records certain property taxes that are presumed to have been paid. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
SB 607 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to permitting the partial payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 608 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to the levy and collection of assessments on property by certain counties to finance highway improvements. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 623 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to property tax bills after late adoption of tax rate. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 676 69-0 (1985) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the collection of delinquent taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
SB 677 69-0 (1985) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to the interest and penalties incurred by delinquent property taxes after judgement in a deliquent tax suit. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to subcommittee
SB 728 69-0 (1985) Author: Sims, Bill Relating to notifying certain persons who owe delinquent ad valorem taxes of the delinquency of those taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
SB 759 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to the payment of taxes on appeal of a property tax determination. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to subcommittee
SB 908 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Lewis, Ron
Relating to certain definitions, to appraisal, and to procedures for determining the equality and uniformity of property taxes and to a property owner's remedies for unequal property tax appraisal. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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SB 978 69-0 (1985) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Shea, Gwyn
Relating to the correction of certain errors in an appraisal roll. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 1134 69-0 (1985) Author: McFarland, Bob Relating to gross premium taxes paid by certain insurance carriers. Senate: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
SB 1370 69-0 (1985) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the penalties incurred by delinquent property taxes. Senate: Finance Reported favorably with substitute
HB 74 69-2 (1986) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to the determination of market value for purposes of property taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 33 69-3 (1986) Author: Oakley, Keith Relating to the governing of appraisal districts for ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 49 69-3 (1986) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the imposition, application, rates, collection, administration, and civil and criminal enforcement of various state taxes, and declaring an emergency. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 35 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene Relating to suits for delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means See remarks
HB 163 68-0 (1983) Author: Staniswalis, Chip Relating to discounts for early payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 396 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Carlyle Relating to the repeal of the provision for split payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 426 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliveira, René
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 645 68-0 (1983) Author: DeLay, Tom
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the consolidation of property tax assessing and collecting. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 858 68-0 (1983) Author: Rudd, Jim Relating to the time that motor vehicle tax collections and tax receipts must be sent to the comptroller. House: Ways & Means Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 986 68-0 (1983) Author: Evans, Charles Relating to a limitation on increases in ad valorem taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly person or that person's surviving spouse. House: Ways & Means Subcommittee laid on table subject to call
HB 1282 68-0 (1983) Author: Jones, Arves
Sponsor: Sims, Bill
Relating to split payment of and the granting of discounts for the early payment of property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 1367 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Bob
Sponsor: Doggett, Lloyd
Relating to the interest incurred by delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Testimony taken
HB 1447 68-0 (1983) Author: Turner, Jim
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the delivery of notice to a property owner under the Property Tax Code. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 1495 68-0 (1983) Author: Green, Gene Relating to the collection of delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means See remarks
HB 1502 68-0 (1983) Author: Peveto, Wayne
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to proration of property taxes because of loss of an exemption during a tax year. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 1603 68-0 (1983) Author: Turner, Jim
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the payment of property taxes pending a taxpayer appeal. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 1653 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, El Franco Relating to the authority of certain counties to contract for the improvement of highways in the counties and to assess the cost of the improvements to the owners of property benefited by the improvements. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1748 68-0 (1983) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the clarification of taxable situs rules regarding the allocation to this state of the total market value of movable tangible personal property in general and vessels and other watercraft in particular that are used in interstate, international, and foreign commerce and the determination of the taxing unit in which vessels and other watercraft are taxable. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 1879 68-0 (1983) Author: Jackson, Lee Relating to the mailing of property tax matters by property owners and the collection of delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means See remarks
HB 2031 68-0 (1983) Author: Khoury, Rollin
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the registration and certification of persons engaged in the appraisal of property for purposes of ad valorem taxation and in the assessment and collection of ad valorem taxes; providing penalties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 2132 68-0 (1983) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the payment of property taxes pending a taxpayer appeal. House: Ways & Means See remarks
HB 2355 68-0 (1983) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob Relating to calculation of an ad valorem tax rate when an error in the preceding year caused the loss of a substantial amount of tax revenue. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 205 68-0 (1983) Author: Uribe, Hector Relating to the payment of property taxes. Senate: Finance Laid on the table subject to call
SB 221 68-0 (1983) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Presnal, Bill
Relating to the fee charged for an ad valorem tax certificate. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 615 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to the proration of property taxes due to loss of an exemption during a tax year. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 637 68-0 (1983) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Relating to the issuance of warrants to persons owing certain delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 680 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the repeal of the provision for split payment of property taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 713 68-0 (1983) Author: Uribe, Hector
Sponsor: Rudd, Jim
Relating to the time and manner that motor vehicle tax collections and tax receipts must be sent to the comptroller. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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SB 844 68-0 (1983) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to the collection of and additional penalty for delinquent property taxes. Senate: Finance Record vote
SB 969 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Lee, El Franco
Relating to the authority of certain counties to contract for the improvement of highways in the counties and to assess the cost of the improvements to the owners of property benefited by the improvements, to other powers and duties of the governing body, and to hearing and appeal procedures. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 982 68-0 (1983) Author: Jones, Grant Relating to administrative review of property tax determinations and to the establishment, membership, personnel, powers and duties, and procedures of the Property Tax Appeals Commission. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Committee laid on table subject to call
SB 1345 68-0 (1983) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Leonard, Jr., Bob
Relating to calculation of an ad valorem tax rate when an error in the preceding year caused the loss of a substantial amount of tax revenue. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SJR 24 68-0 (1983) Author: Sharp, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the ad valorem taxation of real property owned by a political subdivision if the property lies outside the boundaries of the subdivision. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 31 68-0 (1983) Author: Santiesteban, H. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the consolidation of property tax assessment and collections functions in the counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations No action taken
SJR 32 68-0 (1983) Author: Santiesteban, H. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the consolidation of property tax collection and assessment functions in El Paso County. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HCR 60 68-2 (1984) Author: Gibson, Bruce
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Directing the State Property Tax Board to conduct a statewide survey to determine amount of delinquent taxes, and to formulate proposed legislation establishing methods for facilitating the collection of delinquent taxes. Senate: Finance Signed by the Governor
HB 311 67-0 (1981) Author: Tejeda, Frank Relating to contracts by certain counties for the collection of delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 685 67-0 (1981) Author: Wieting, Leroy J.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to service of citation on nonresidents for property tax purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective immediately
HB 823 67-0 (1981) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to qualification for property tax relief in the form of exemptions that do not have to be claimed annually. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1155 67-0 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Wilson, John
Relating to the location of certain mobile homes for property tax purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 1462 67-0 (1981) Author: DeLay, Tom
Sponsor: Richards, Mike
Relating to the delinquency date of property taxes collected for the 1980 tax year by the county assessor-collector in certain counties. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
HB 1674 67-0 (1981) Author: Sharp, John Relating to ad valorem tax administration. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1721 67-0 (1981) Author: DeLay, Tom Relating to notices of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1723 67-0 (1981) Author: DeLay, Tom Relating to limitations on collection of property taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1724 67-0 (1981) Author: DeLay, Tom Relating to the collection of delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1802 67-0 (1981) Author: Tow, Rodney Relating to ad valorem taxation of certain publicly owned property used to provide housing for private purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 2003 67-0 (1981) Author: Polk, Mary Relating to property taxation of tangible personal property temporarily in this state. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 2189 67-0 (1981) Author: Criss, Lloyd
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to persons required to register with the Board of Tax Assessor Examiners. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
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HJR 1 67-0 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the state ad valorem tax. House: Constitutional Amendments Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HJR 36 67-0 (1981) Author: Pennington, Randy Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide property tax relief from multiple taxation in the case of overlapping taxing jurisdiction. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 50 67-0 (1981) Author: Rains, Don Relating to the Permanent University Fund and establishing the Higher Education Permanent Fund. House: Constitutional Amendments Committee laid on table subject to call
HJR 51 67-0 (1981) Author: Rains, Don Relating to the Permanent University Fund and establishing the Higher Education Permanent Fund. House: Constitutional Amendments Committee laid on table subject to call
HJR 81 67-0 (1981) Author: Jackson, Lee
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize certain property tax relief for owners of residence homesteads and to change certain property tax administrative procedures. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Finance
Signed by the Governor
HJR 85 67-0 (1981) Author: Turner, Jim Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing limitation on the use of increased values that result from a reappraisal for property tax purposes. House: Constitutional Amendments Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HJR 89 67-0 (1981) Author: McFarland, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to state ad valorem taxes. House: Constitutional Amendments Committee laid on table subject to call
HJR 111 67-0 (1981) Author: Clayton, Bill
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to construction and related activities at state institutions of higher education. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Education
Rules suspended
HJR 113 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Ashley Proposing a constitutional amendment restricting the power of political subdivisions to increase taxes. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to subcommittee
HJR 116 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Ashley Proposing to an amendment to Article VIII of the Constitution of Texas limiting the yearly increase in evaluation of real property. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to subcommittee
SB 114 67-0 (1981) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to taxation of public airport facilities that are leased to private air carriers. Senate: Finance Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 405 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to notices of delinquent ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Coauthor authorized
SB 527 67-0 (1981) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to a limitation on increases in certain taxes on the residence homestead of an elderly person or that person's surviving spouse. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 857 67-0 (1981) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to a limitation on implementation of increases in property values that result from reappraisal for property taxation between 1982 and 1986. Senate: Finance Coauthor authorized
SB 871 67-0 (1981) Author: Sarpalius, Bill Relating to the collection of certain delinquent ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 878 67-0 (1981) Author: Travis, Dee Relating to penalties and interest. Senate: Finance Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 1052 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the collection of delinquent taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 1053 67-0 (1981) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the collection of delinquent property taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 1 67-0 (1981) Author: Vale, Bob To repeal and prohibit all state ad valorem taxes on any property within this state, amending, and to establish the State Higher Education Assistance Fund. Senate: Education No action taken
SJR 26 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit yearly increase in evaluation of real property. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 38 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Proposing a constitutional amendment restricting the power of political subdivisions to increase taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 45 67-0 (1981) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the issuance of bonds secured by the permanent university fund and repealing the 10-cent state property tax. Senate: Education No action taken
SJR 46 67-0 (1981) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" To repeal the existing state ad volorem tax by amending the Texas Constitution, relating to the Permanent University Fund and establishing the Higher Education Permanent Fund. Senate: Education No action taken
SJR 55 67-0 (1981) Author: Vale, Bob Amending the constitution to repeal the state ad valorem tax and to provide for building programs at state institutions of higher education. Senate: Education No action taken
HB 20 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to compensation of a taxing unit that assesses or collects property taxes for another taxing unit. House: Ways & Means Posting rule suspended
HB 24 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to recovery of certain expenses incurred by a taxing unit in a suit to collect delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means Posting rule suspended
HB 25 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to notice of certain delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means Posting rule suspended
HB 26 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to a charge for a check or money order accepted in payment of property taxes that is not duly paid or honored. House: Ways & Means Posting rule suspended
HB 54 67-1 (1981) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to imposition of property tax on intangible personal property and the reporting and inspection of property subject to said tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 56 67-1 (1981) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to delivery of communications involving ad valorem taxes to a property owner's fiduciary. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 58 67-1 (1981) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to a county tax assessor-collector's bond. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 59 67-1 (1981) Author: Turner, Jim Relating to administration of exemptions from property taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 63 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to termination of a qualification for joint taxation of separate interests in minerals in place. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 67 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to a refund for overpayment or erroneous payment of property tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 68 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to penalties or interest on delinquent property taxes or on back taxes on property that escaped taxation in preceding years. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 71 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to an additional penalty to pay costs of collection of certain delinquent property taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 72 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to the availability of discounts or split-payment options for certain property taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 76 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to contracting with an attorney to enforce collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 80 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to enforced collection of delinquent property taxes by an attorney. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 89 67-1 (1981) Author: Davis, Bob Relating to the taxation of property owned by a state agency or institution and not used for public purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 117 67-1 (1981) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to reports for property tax purposes of property belonging to another. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 122 67-1 (1981) Author: Polk, Mary
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to property taxation of tangible personal property temporarily in this state. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Coauthor authorized
HB 124 67-1 (1981) Author: Nabers, Lynn Relating to revising various provisions of law governing the property tax and its administration, the imposition of property taxes on the assets of banks located in Texas, and the repeal of the bank shares tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 129 67-1 (1981) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to the capitalization rate used to determine the appraised value for tax purposes of timberland. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HCR 44 67-1 (1981) Author: Sharp, John
Sponsor: Wilson, John
Requesting a moratorium on increased assessment of livestock and poultry. Senate: Finance Signed by the Governor
SB 40 67-1 (1981) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to property taxation of tangible personal property temporarily in this state. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
HJR 2 67-2 (1982) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Proposing a constitutional amendment to reduce the 10-cent state property tax to 3 cents, to forgive previous property taxes, to establish the higher education endowment fund, and to restructure the permanent university fund. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 3 67-2 (1982) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Amending the constitution to repeal the existing 10-cent state property tax and substitute a property tax of 3 cents per $100 of appraised value to establish the higher education endowment fund. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 4 67-2 (1982) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Amending the constitution to repeal the existing 10-cent state property tax and to substitute a property tax of 3 cents per $100 of appraised value to establish the higher education endowment fund benefitting all institutions and agencies of higher education that do not benefit from the permanent university fund. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 6 67-2 (1982) Author: Delco, Wilhelmina Proposing a constitutional amendment to reduce the 10-cent state property tax to 3 cents per $100 of appraised value and to allow the universities benefitting from the tax to expend distributions for repair, renovation, new construction, and acquisition of capital equipment and library materials. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
SCR 3 67-2 (1982) Author: Wilson, John Whereas, the 67th Legislature amended the Property Tax Code by adding Section 11.161, which provides that an individual is entitled to an exemption from taxation of implements of farming and ranching that he owns and uses in the production of farm and ranch products. Senate: Finance No action taken
SJR 5 67-2 (1982) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment to reduce the 10-cent state property tax to 3 cents, to forgive previous property taxes, to establish the higher education endowment fund, and to restructure the permanent university fund. Senate: Education See remarks
HB 42 66-0 (1979) Author: Looney, Cullen
Sponsor: Longoria, Raul
Relating to the validation of certain improperly made tax levies, to tax refunds, and to ordering of recording of unrecorded, valid tax levies of previous years. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 115 66-0 (1979) Author: Lalor, Lance Relating to deferral of taxes and abatement of tax suits on homesteads of senior citizens and their surviving unmarried spouses. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 240 66-0 (1979) Author: Sullivant, Bill Relating to valuation of certain open-space land used to support the raising of livestock or to produce farm crops or forest products or used by colleges or universities for certain purposes. House: Ways & Means Message from the Governor recorded in Journal
HB 503 66-0 (1979) Author: Lauhoff, Herman E. Relating to limitations of reevaluations of property for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Placed on daily General State Calendar
HB 598 66-0 (1979) Author: Wieting, Leroy J.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to compensation for assessment and collection of taxes in the San Patricio County Drainage District. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
HB 770 66-0 (1979) Author: Peveto, Wayne Relating to the rate of interest on delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1015 66-0 (1979) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to the interest rate on delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1108 66-0 (1979) Author: Green, Gene Relating to a repeal of the penalty for assessing property for taxes without state registration. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in formal meeting
HB 1124 66-0 (1979) Author: Washington, Craig Repealing the statute which authorizes the State Comptroller of Public Accounts to hold a conference for County Tax Assessor-Collectors and to pay for the travel expenses of local officials to the conference. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1159 66-0 (1979) Author: Head, Fred Relating to postponement of the delinquency date for ad valorem taxes when tax notices are issued late. House: Ways & Means Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1439 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to assessment and collection of property taxes on property not assessed. House: Ways & Means Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 1663 66-0 (1979) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Andujar, Betty
Relating to the issuance of tax receipts from the tax collector for a political subdivision that imposes property taxes. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Finance
Motion lost to suspend reg order (to consider on 2nd reading)
HB 1793 66-0 (1979) Author: Close, G.R. "Bob" Relating to notice to property owners of increases in property valuations for property tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways & Means
HB 1840 66-0 (1979) Author: Caraway, Bill Relating to allocation of governmental services a corresponding apportionment of ad valorem taxes between certain cities and certain districts vested with powers. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
HB 1843 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to appointment of a county board of equalization. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 1999 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther To provide that no Tax Unit, or its officers or employees, shall be required to give bonds in cases involving levy, assessment or collection of taxes or in connection with attachments, garnishments, sequestrations, executions or other writs, process or official acts involving collection of taxes, defining Tax Unit, providing that the Act is cumulative of and in addition to other remedies, declaring an emergency. House: Ways & Means Scheduled for future calendar placement
HB 2000 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther Repealing Article 7326a, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, as added; providing for an effective date of June 1, 1979; and declaring an emergency. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 2016 66-0 (1979) Author: Gilley, Smith To validate ordinances, resolutions and acts, taxes, collections, and liens of any taxing agency operating under authority granted. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
HB 2154 66-0 (1979) Author: Valles, Robert "Bob"
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the assessment of property for taxation by the El Paso County Hospital District. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
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HB 2208 66-0 (1979) Author: Schlueter, Stan Relating to the payment of taxes by victims of natural disasters and to the assistance of comptroller of public accounts to those victims. House: Ways & Means Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 67 66-0 (1979) Author: Evans, Charles Proposing a constitutional amendment to restrict increases in ad valorem taxes on the residence homesteads of persons 65 years of age or older. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 68 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Albert Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the 10-cent state property tax used for the construction of improvements by certain state universities. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 104 66-0 (1979) Author: Rains, Don Relating to state ad valorem taxes and funding for land acquisition and construction at public institutions of higher education. House: Constitutional Amendments Coauthor authorized
HJR 115 66-0 (1979) Author: Jackson, Lee Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a limitation on tax increases on residential homesteads. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
HJR 118 66-0 (1979) Author: Lewis, Gibson Proposing a constitutional amendment to expand the local option residence homestead exemption to persons who are not disabled or 65 years of age or older. House: Constitutional Amendments Scheduled for future calendar placement
HJR 119 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate the requirement that the commissioners court be a board of equalization. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to subcommittee
HJR 120 66-0 (1979) Author: Bush, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appointment of a board of equalization by the commissioners court. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to subcommittee
HJR 130 66-0 (1979) Author: Peveto, Wayne Relating to state ad volorem taxes and funding for land acquisition and construction at public institutions of higher education. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
SB 6 66-0 (1979) Author: Creighton, Tom Relating to the valuation of open-space land used to support the raising of livestock or to produce farm crops or forest crops. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 58 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Bob Relating to the valuation of open-space land used to support the raising of livestock or the production of farm crops. Senate: Economic Development Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 592 66-0 (1979) Author: Traeger, John
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the change of the penalty for assessing property for taxes without state registration from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class C misdemeanor. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 596 66-0 (1979) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Peveto, Wayne
Relating to notice of a reappraisal for property tax purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Scheduled for future calendar placement
SB 618 66-0 (1979) Author: Creighton, Tom
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to the interest rate on delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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SB 998 66-0 (1979) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to information regarding the payment of property taxes on mobile homes required to be presented to holders of certificates and permits issued by the railroad commission before a mobile home may be moved or transported. Senate: Finance Referred to subcommittee
SB 1034 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to a method of collecting upaid property taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
Scheduled for future calendar placement
SB 1035 66-0 (1979) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Jackson, Lee
Relating to property tax liens and suits to collect property taxes on mobile homes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Jurisprudence
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SB 1090 66-0 (1979) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the filing of state tax liens by county clerks. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Relations
SB 1133 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Bob Relating to limitations of and attorney's fees for collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Subcommittee on Criminal Matters
SB 1257 66-0 (1979) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Schlueter, Stan
Relating to the payment of taxes by victims of natural disasters and to the assistance of the comptroller of public accounts to those victims. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SJR 2 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Proposing a constitutional amendment restricting the power of the legislature and the political subdivisions of the state to increase taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 3 66-0 (1979) Author: Andujar, Betty Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the state ad valorem tax for permanent improvements at institutions of higher education. Senate: Education Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SJR 7 66-0 (1979) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Brown, Albert "Al"
Proposing a constitutional amendment to rpeal and prohibit all state ad valorem taxes on any property within this state. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Education
House conferees appointed
SJR 16 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Proposing an amendment of the Constitution of Texas limiting the yearly increase in evaluation of real property. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 46 66-0 (1979) Author: Harris, O.H. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a limitation on tax increases on residential homesteads. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 48 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Grant Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate requirement that county tax assessor-collector appriase property for county taxation and to eliminate the requirement that the commissioner court serve as a board of equalization. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SJR 56 66-0 (1979) Author: Price, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit the rates of local ad valorem taxes and to require voter approval of new or increased taxes other than ad valorem taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
HB 402 65-0 (1977) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Relating to the assessment and collection of taxes in certain special districts. House: Natural Resources Referred to subcommittee
HB 585 65-0 (1977) Author: Hall, W. N. "Billy" Removing the eight percent ceiling on interest that a person may charge a property owner for paying the property owner's taxes on real property. House: Financial Institutions Referred to subcommittee
HB 743 65-0 (1977) Author: Cartwright, Donald
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the interest rate on delinquent taxes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 903 65-0 (1977) Author: Bird, Ronald C. Relating to appointment of boards of equalization by county commissioners courts. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Posting rule suspended
HB 972 65-0 (1977) Author: Fox, Milton E.
Sponsor: Mengden, Walter
Relating to assessment of property taxes on certain property in a planned unit development. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days
HB 1006 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe Relating to the registration and certification of persons engaged in the assessment of property for ad valorem taxation; creating the State Board of Registration and Professional Certification for Assessors in Texas; providing for membership, terms, organization, functions and duties of the board; providing procedures for carrying out the terms of this Act; providing for fees, the establishment of the Assessor's Registration Fund, and the payment of compensation and expenses; providing enforcement procedures, providing qualifications, duties, and standards of conduct for persons engaged in assessing property; defining certain offenses and providing penalties; and declaring an emergency. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HB 1126 65-0 (1977) Author: McBee, Susan Gurley
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to assessment, equalization, and collection for a joint county junior college districts. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1130 65-0 (1977) Author: Bird, Ronald C. Relating to accrual of penalty and interest when a person over 65 years of age defers collection of delinquent taxes on his homestead. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1147 65-0 (1977) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to cancellation of penalties and interest on certain delinquent ad valorem taxes for failure to notify of the delinquency. House: Ways & Means Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
HB 1203 65-0 (1977) Author: Davis, Bob
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to ad valorem taxation of certain private leaseholds in publicly owned property. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
HB 1542 65-0 (1977) Author: Vaughan, Kenneth Relating to the rate of interest on delinquent ad valorem taxes. House: Ways & Means Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 1629 65-0 (1977) Author: Vaughan, Kenneth Relating to the amount of and recovery of attorney's fees in a suit by an independent school districts to collect delinquent property taxes. House: Public Education Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1811 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Luther
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the assessment and collection of ad valorem taxes on property not validly assessed. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1812 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Luther
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to suits to enforce the collection of delinquent ad valorem taxes on homesteads of persons 65 years of age or older. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days
HB 1813 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Luther
Sponsor: Santiesteban, H.
Relating to the asessment, collection and equalization of ad valorem taxes of municipalities and districts by other municipalities of districts. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days
HB 1830 65-0 (1977) Author: Grant, Ben Z.
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to a period of limitations on actions to recover real property sold at a tax sale. House: Judiciary
Senate: Economic Development
Effective in 90 days
HB 1856 65-0 (1977) Author: Gilley, Smith
Sponsor: Clower, Ron
Relating to the executing process in suits to enforce the collection of deliquent taxes. House: Judiciary
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1866 65-0 (1977) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to valuation for ad valorem taxation of an interest in a mineral in place that is not being produced. House: Ways & Means Assigned to General State Calendar
HB 1887 65-0 (1977) Author: Wilson, John Relating to ad valorem taxation of banking corporations. House: Financial Institutions Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1919 65-0 (1977) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt Relating to valuation of property for taxation when said property is nominally owned by nonprofit associations, corporations, or other organizations for the use, benefits, and enjoyment of their members; authorizing the tax assessor to value such property on a nominal basis under certain conditions; providing that the true value of such nominally owned property is reflected in the enhanced value of the property owned by the members of the organization whose ownership entitles them to the use and enjoyment of the nominally owned property; defining certain terms and conditions; proclaiming legislative policy with respect to such nominally owned property; repealing all laws or parts of laws in conflict herewith; and declaring an emergency. House: Ways & Means Assigned to Consent Calendar
HB 2067 65-0 (1977) Author: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Sponsor: McKnight, Peyton
Relating to withholding warrants to persons owing delinquent taxes to the State. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 67 65-0 (1977) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Wyatt, Jr., Joe
Relating to the registration and certification of persons engaged in the assessment of property for ad valorem taxation; creating the Board of Tax Assessor Examiners; providing for membership, terms, organization, functions, and duties of the board; providing procedures for carrying out the terms of this Act; providing for fees, the establishment of the Assessors Registration Fund, and the payment of compensation and expenses; providing enforcement procedures; providing qualifications, duties, and standards of conduct for persons engaged in assessing property; defining certain offenses and providing penalties; and declaring an emergency. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
SB 455 65-0 (1977) Author: Williams, Lindon Relating to accrual of penalty and interest when a person over 65 years of age defers collection of delinquent taxes on his homestead. Senate: Economic Development Referred to subcommittee
SB 815 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Grant
Sponsor: Olson, Jr., Lyndon
Relating to valuation for ad valorem taxation of an interest in a mineral in place that is not being produced. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
SB 936 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to claims for excess proceeds from sales of property for delinquent taxes. House: Judiciary
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
SB 941 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to cost of service by publication in suits to collect delinquent property taxes. House: Judiciary
Senate: Economic Development
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 942 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to attorneys fees when a city or county collects delinquent taxes for another taxing entity. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Economic Development
Referred to Committee on Intergovernmental Affairs
SB 1078 65-0 (1977) Author: Williams, Lindon
Sponsor: Hale, L. DeWitt
Relating to tax valuation of property owned by certain nonprofit organizations for benefit of their members. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
SJR 1 65-0 (1977) Author: Creighton, Tom
Sponsor: Sullivant, Bill
To authorize separate appraisal formulas to promote preservation of land devoted to farm, ranch, and forest purposes. House: Constitutional Amendments
Senate: Economic Development
Failed of adoption
HB 18 65-2 (1978) Author: Clark, Bill
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to restricting increases in property taxes by local taxing units. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
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HB 22 65-2 (1978) Author: Benedict, Jerry L. Relating to a restriction on increases in total property tax revenues by local taxing units. House: Ways & Means Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 35 65-2 (1978) Author: Lalor, Lance Relating to deferral of taxes and abatement of tax suits on homesteads of senior citizens and their surviving unmarried spouses. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
HB 52 65-2 (1978) Author: Bush, Bob Relating to taxation of personal property. House: Ways & Means Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
HJR 7 65-2 (1978) Author: McLeod, E. Douglas Proposing a constitutional amendment limiting ad valorem taxation and requiring revisions in the administration of ad valorem taxes. House: Constitutional Amendments Considered by committee in public hearing
HJR 11 65-2 (1978) Author: McLeod, E. Douglas Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring revisions in the administration of ad valorem taxes. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Calendars

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