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SJR 71, 86th R.S.
Proposing a constitutional amendment to use revenue attributable to oil and gas production taxes to increase the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district and reduce the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence homesteads of the elderly or disabled to reflect the increased exemption amount.

Last action: Left pending in committee

Author: Paul Bettencourt
Joint Author: Brandon Creighton | Peter Flores | Bob Hall | Kelly Hancock | Juan Hinojosa | José Menéndez | Royce West
Coauthor: Kirk Watson

Enabling legislation: SB 5

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Aging
COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
Disabilities, Persons with
Education--Primary & Secondary--Finance
Oil & Gas
Property Interests--Homestead
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments
Taxation--Energy Resources
Taxation--Property-Appraisals & Appraisal Districts
Taxation--Property-Exemptions
Taxation--School District

Senate Committee: Property Tax (Paul Bettencourt, Brandon Creighton, Kelly Hancock, Juan Hinojosa, Angela Paxton)

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