TX HB1197 | 2021-2022 | 87th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 33-0)
Status: Passed on June 3 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-03 - Effective on 1/1/22
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to the period for which certain land owned by a religious organization for the purpose of expanding a place of religious worship or constructing a new place of religious worship may be exempted from ad valorem taxation.

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Relating to the period for which certain land owned by a religious organization for the purpose of expanding a place of religious worship or constructing a new place of religious worship may be exempted from ad valorem taxation.


Roll Calls

2021-05-17 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-17 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-09 - House - Read 3rd time RV#132 (Y: 134 N: 10 NV: 2 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2021-06-03 Effective on 1/1/22
2021-06-03 Signed by the Governor
2021-05-20 Sent to the Governor
2021-05-20SenateSigned in the Senate
2021-05-19HouseSigned in the House
2021-05-18HouseReported enrolled
2021-05-18HouseSenate passage reported
2021-05-17SenateRecord vote
2021-05-17SenateRead 3rd time
2021-05-17SenateRecord vote
2021-05-17SenateThree day rule suspended
2021-05-17SenateVote recorded in Journal
2021-05-17SenateRead 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading
2021-05-17SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2021-05-14SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2021-05-11SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2021-05-11SenateRecommended for local & uncontested calendar
2021-05-11SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2021-05-10SenateConsidered in public hearing
2021-05-10SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2021-04-19SenateReferred to Finance
2021-04-19SenateRead first time
2021-04-12SenateReceived from the House
2021-04-09HouseReported engrossed
2021-04-09HouseNonrecord vote recorded in Journal
2021-04-09HouseRecord vote RV#132
2021-04-09HouseRead 3rd time
2021-04-09HouseNonrecord vote recorded in Journal
2021-04-09HousePassed to engrossment
2021-04-09HouseRead 2nd time
2021-04-09HousePlaced on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar
2021-04-06HouseConsidered in Local & Consent Calendars
2021-03-30HouseComm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
2021-03-30HouseCommittee report distributed
2021-03-30HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2021-03-24HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2021-03-24HouseRecommended to be sent to Local & Consent
2021-03-24HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2021-03-22HouseLeft pending in committee
2021-03-22HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2021-03-22HouseConsidered in public hearing
2021-03-22HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2021-03-04HouseReferred to Ways & Means
2021-03-04HouseRead first time


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=87R&Bill=HB1197&RcdVtNo=132&Ch=H&Dt=04/09/2021
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/87r/pdf/87RSJ05-17-F.PDF#page=19

Bill Comments