Austin, Texas
                    FISCAL NOTE, 76th Regular Session
                             February 5, 1999
          TO:  Honorable Rodney Ellis, Chair, Senate Committee on
        FROM:  John Keel, Director, Legislative Budget Board
       IN RE:  SB294  by Harris (Relating to the appointment of probate
               masters for certain courts.), As Introduced
*  No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.                    *
Local Government Impact
This bill would provide for the discretionary appointment of probate
masters to statutory probate courts.  The cost to the county governments
would be for the annual salary of each master with additional costs for
capital expenses and support personnel.
Source Agencies:   304   Comptroller Of Pub Accts
LBB Staff:         JK, PE, DG