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Senate Committee on Government Reform, Select - 85th R.S. (2017)

Committee Members
Paul Bettencourt, Chair
Brandon Creighton
Kelly Hancock
Eddie Lucio, Jr.
Charles Perry
Van Taylor
Carlos Uresti
Charges
• Evaluate how property tax law could better advance disaster recovery after Hurricane Harvey while ensuring that taxpayers are protected from excessive taxation and wasteful spending.
• Study the statutory changes necessary, if any, for a municipality to be able to redirect revenue from Tax Increment Reinvestment Zones (TIRZ) for a set period of time to assist in paying the costs associated with recovery and rebuilding necessary infrastructure following a disaster declaration by the Governor or President.

Note:
Carlos Uresti removed 02/22/2018.
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