Honorable Rodney Ellis, Chair, Senate Committee on Government Organization
John S. O'Brien, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB1908 by Ellis (Relating to the system by which an application for a low income housing tax credit is scored.) ,Committee Report 1st House, Substituted
The bill would amend Government Code to modify the scoring criteria for an application for a low income housing tax credit to eliminate the measure of the level of community support for the application, evaluated on the basis of written statements from state elected officials.
Based on information provided by the Department of Housing and Community Affairs, it is assumed that costs related to the duties and responsibilities associated with implementing the provisions of the bill could be covered by utilizing existing resources.
The bill would take effect September 1, 2007.
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