Austin, Texas
                                   FISCAL NOTE
                               75th Regular Session
                                  March 26, 1997
      TO: Honorable Kenneth Armbrister, Chair            IN RE:  House Bill No. 641, As Engrossed
          Committee on State Affairs                              By: Haggerty
          Austin, Texas
         FROM:  John Keel, Director    
In response to your request for a Fiscal Note on HB641 ( relating 
to the maximum value of a raffle prize.) this office has detemined 
the following:
         Biennial Net Impact to General Revenue Funds by HB641-As Engrossed
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.

The bill would amend the Charitable Raffle Enabling Act by increasing 
the limits on the value of a prize offered or awarded in a raffle. 
 In addition, the bill would increase the limits placed on the 
face value and redemption value of a lottery ticket(s) offered 
or awarded in a raffle.  
No fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.
   Source:            Agencies:   362   Texas Lottery Commission
                      LBB Staff:   JK ,JD ,PH