Amend CSHB 500 as follows:
(1)  Add the following appropriately numbered SECTION to the bill and renumber subsequent SECTIONS of the bill accordingly:
SECTION ____.  (a) Section 111.064, Tax Code, is amended by adding Subsection (g) to read as follows:
(g)  For a refund of an amount paid under Chapter 171 that is claimed after August 31, 2015, and granted for a report period due on or after January 1, 2000, the rate of interest is the rate set in Section 111.060.
(b)  This section takes effect September 1, 2015.
(2)  On page 9, line 6, strike "This" and substitute "Except as otherwise provided by this Act, this".