|LEGISLATIVE BUDGET BOARD |
|FISCAL NOTE, 84TH LEGISLATIVE REGULAR SESSION|
|May 1, 2015|
Honorable Joan Huffman, Chair, Senate Committee on State Affairs
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB1299 by Hall (Relating to rules adopted by the Texas Ethics Commission relating to lobbyists or the reporting of political contributions or expenditures.), As Introduced
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend Government Code to limit the rulemaking authority of the Ethics Commission. Any costs associated with implementing the bill could be absorbed within existing agency resources.
The bill would take effect September 1, 2015.
Local Government Impact
No fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.