Senate Committee on Revenue and Fiscal Affairs
June 18, 2009
Upon Adjournment
Room E

Adjourned
 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 HB5GUINNTAX/SALES-USE, ST-EXEMPT - Provides for sales and use tax exemption for crawfish bait and feed (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB9BALDONETAX/SALES & USE - Provides for lodging provided by homeless shelters to be excluded from definition of "hotel" for purposes of sales and use tax (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB26LAMBERTFUNDS/TRANSPORT TRUST - Provides for a reduction of deposits into the Transportation Trust Fund from motor vehicle sales tax when a deficit is projected under certain circumstances (EG -$84,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB83T.BURNSTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides for additional public notice requirements related to proposed increases in millage rates without voter approval (EN NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 HB106GREENETAX/INCOME-INDIV/EXEMPT - Provides for a deduction for net capital gains (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB128HENRYTAX/SALES & USE - Authorizes an annual "sales tax holiday" for the purchase of firearms during Second Amendment Weekend (Second Amendment Recognition Act) (EN -$120,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB189GREENETAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Provides relative to the state sales and use tax exemption on the sale of meals by educational institutions and other organizations (EN -$750,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB192ABRAMSONTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - Reduces the severance tax levied after payout on certain oil production within a CO2 tertiary recovery program (EG DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB215HUTTERTAX CREDITS - Creates the Ports of Louisiana Investor Tax Credit (EN -$3,500,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB261CONNICKSEIZURES/SALES - Provides relative to the homestead exemption from seizure and sale (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB389GREENETAX/SALES-USE, ST-EXEMPT - Removes the termination date of the exemption for purchases and leases of educational materials and equipment used for classroom instruction by nonpublic schools (EN -$1,100,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB446HENRYTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides relative to ad valorem taxes (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB458TALBOTTAX CREDITS - Removes the January 1, 2010, sunset date for issuance of the sound recording investor tax credit (EN -$3,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB511HARRISONSTUDENT/TUITION - (Constitutional Amendment) Exempts public postsecondary education tuition amounts and mandatory fees from requirements for imposing a new or increasing an existing tax or fee (RE SEE FISC NOTE SG RV)
 HB563BURRELLTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides relative to ad valorem taxes (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB618GREENETAX/CORP FRANCHISE - Exempts the first $150,000 of taxable capital from corporate franchise taxation and eliminates the minimum amount of the tax (EN -$373,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB662LAMBERTFUNDS/FUNDING - Requires state sales and use tax on certain construction materials to be dedicated to the Transportation Trust Fund (EG DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB693GREENETAX CREDITS - Provides relative to the motion picture investor tax credit for certain state-certified infrastructure projects (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB733LEGERTAX CREDITS - Authorizes a tax credit for certain "green job industries" (EN -$5,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB734STEVE CARTERTAX/SALES & USE - Authorizes a state and local sales and use tax exemption for purchases made by qualifying radiation therapy treatment centers (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB759GREENETAX CREDITS - Creates the Venture Fund Tax Credit Program to promote investment in early-stage technology companies (RR1 SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note) (RR1 5yr Ttl See note GF EX)
 HB765GALLOTTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Decreases the general severance tax allocation to the state (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB771HUTTERSTUDENT/TUITION - Authorizes LCTCS Bd. of Supervisors to equalize tuition and registration fee amounts for online courses (EG1 +$625,000 SG RV See Note)
 HB790GREENETAX CREDITS - Provides relative to the amount of the research and development tax credit and makes the tax credit refundable (EN -$11,600,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB798STEVE CARTERTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to applications for the musical and theatrical production income tax credit (EN INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB818ELLINGTONTAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Phases-in an exclusion from state sales and use taxes for certain tangible property related to the manufacturing process (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB819GREENETAX/SALES & USE - Excludes certain tangible personal property from the state sales and use tax on repair services (RE SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB858PONTITAX CREDITS - Expands eligibility for the wind and solar energy system tax credit to taxpayers who purchase and install such systems in residential properties (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB874PETERSONBONDS - Authorizes a political subdivision issuing bonds pursuant to the provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to sell the bonds on a negotiated basis. (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB877M.JACKSONDISTRICTS/TAXING - Creates the Bluebonnet/Perkins Conference Hotel Taxing District in East Baton Rouge Parish (RE DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB898HENRYTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to the maximum amount of the tax credit for state certified productions and repeals the phase-down of such tax credits (EN -$10,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB902ARNOLDTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Limits the power of tax authorities with governing authorities which are not elected to increase millage rates without voter approval (EN DECREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB903ARNOLDTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Limits the power of taxing authorities with governing authorities which are not elected to increase millage rates without voter approval and requires elections to approve the levy or renewal of property taxes of such unelected authorities to be held only on the same dates as gubernatorial and congressional primary elections (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF See Note)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT