CITY-RELATED BILLS FILED
S.B. 1917 (Zaffirini) – Hotel Occupancy Tax: would repeal the local hotel occupancy tax exemption for permanent hotel residents in cities with a population of less than 50,000.
S.J.R. 53 (Ellis) – Taxes: would amend the Texas Constitution to: (1) require the legislature to periodically review state and local tax preferences, as that term is defined by the legislature; (2) provide that any tax preference that takes effect on or after September 1, 2012, expires six years after the date the preference takes effect, unless otherwise provided by the legislature.