House Committee on Ways and Means
April 18, 2022
9:30 a.m.
Room 6


  BLUE = already considered.   RED = currently being considered.   BLACK = not yet considered.
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 HB140ECHOLSTAX - Provides for a waiver of certain income tax penalties and interest (OR -$47,600,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB236ADAMSASSESSORS - Requires the East Feliciana Parish assessor to pay the cost of certain insurance premiums for certain retirees of the assessor's office (EN NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 HB288LANDRYASSESSORS - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for term limits for tax assessors (EG LF EX See Note)
 HB372ROMEROTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides for the assessment of green house gas emissions reduction facilities for purposes of ad valorem property taxes (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB429HILFERTYTAX/SALES & USE - Establishes a state sales and use tax rebate for the purchase of construction materials by certain charitable organizations (OR -$1,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB436PHILLIP TARVERTAX/TAX REBATES - Authorizes a one-time rebate of a portion of state tax revenue to certain taxpayers (OR +$300,000,000 SD EX See Note)
 HB438BACALATAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Reduces the rate of the state sales and use tax (EG -$138,600,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB847LACOMBECAPITAL OUTLAY - Exempts certain non-state entity projects from local match requirements (EN DECREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB917BEAULLIEUTAX/INCOME TAX - Reduces certain rates for purposes of calculating individual income tax liability and the tax liability for estates and trusts (OR -$90,000,000 GF RV See Note)


Any person who does not feel comfortable giving testimony in person may submit a prepared statement in accordance with House Rule 14.33 in lieu of appearing before the committee:

A. Any interested person or any committee member may file with the committee a prepared statement concerning a specific instrument or matter under consideration by the committee or concerning any matter within the committee's scope of authority, and the committee records shall reflect receipt of such statement and the date and time thereof.

B. Any person who files a prepared statement which contains data or statistical information shall include in such prepared statement sufficient information to identify the source of the data or statistical information. For the purposes of this Paragraph, the term "source" shall mean a publication, website, person, or other source from which the data or statistical information contained in the prepared statement was obtained by the person or persons who prepared the statement.

NOTE: Statements emailed to and received prior to noon on Friday, April 15, 2022, will be distributed to the committee members prior to the meeting.