SJR 58, 83rd R.S. history

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SJR 58, 83rd R.S.
Proposing a constitutional amendment imposing a state property tax for public education, authorizing the legislature to establish for purposes of that tax a limit on the maximum appraised value of a residence homestead of 105 percent of the appraised value of the property for the preceding tax year, prohibiting school district property taxes for maintenance purposes, and authorizing school district property taxes for educational enrichment.

Last action: Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair

Author: Robert Duncan

Enabling legislation: SB 1686

Education--Primary & Secondary--Finance
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments
Taxation--Property-State Administration
Taxation--Property-Tax Rate
Taxation--School District

Senate Committee: Finance (Jane Nelson, Tommy Williams, Brian Birdwell, Bob Deuell, Robert Duncan, Kevin Eltife, Craig Estes, Kelly Hancock, Glenn Hegar, Juan Hinojosa, Joan Huffman, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Robert Nichols, Dan Patrick, Charles Schwertner, Kel Seliger, Royce West, John Whitmire, Judith Zaffirini)
Senate Committee: Finance-S/C on Fiscal Matters (Glenn Hegar, Joan Huffman, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Jane Nelson, John Whitmire)

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