Austin, Texas
                    FISCAL NOTE, 77th Regular Session
                               May 14, 2001
          TO:  Honorable Bill Ratliff, Lieutenant Governor,  Senate
        FROM:  John Keel, Director, Legislative Budget Board
       IN RE:  SB1710  by Van de Putte (Relating to requirements
               regarding and terms of local tax abatement agreements.),
               As Passed 2nd House
*  No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.                    *
The bill would amend Sections 312.206 and 312.204 of the Tax Code
relating to a deadline and certain terms of local tax abatement

The bill would reword current language concerning the statutory
requirements for any tax abatement agreements.
Local Government Impact
Because the bill only would address procedural provisions in the law,
there would be no fiscal impact to units of local government.
Source Agencies:   304   Comptroller of Public Accounts
LBB Staff:         JK, SD, BR