The Legislative Budget Board (LBB) is a permanent joint committee of the Texas Legislature that develops budget and policy recommendations for legislative appropriations, completes fiscal analyses for proposed legislation, and conducts evaluations and reviews to improve the efficiency and performance of state and local operations.


Fiscal Size-Up, 2016-17 Biennium

State Budget by Program (SBP)
Provides sortable and down-loadable information on programs funded in the state budget.
Contracts Database and Reporting Information
Resources about contract reporting requirements and the LBB Contracts Database
Executive Summary - Legislative Budget Board Reports
Interactive Graphics
Provides links to interactive graphics that furnish tools for visual analysis of significant data about Texas

Issue Briefs
Short summaries outlining important budgetary and policy issues facing Texas.

What's New

Submit A Performance Review Idea:
State/Agency Program or School District

Submit A Contract Issue

Recent Documents

Insurance Tax Revenue & Spending for the 2016-17 BienniumAugust 16, 2016| Info-graphic

Adult and Juvenile Correctional Populations: Monthly Report (August 2016)August 15, 2016| Info-graphic

Contract Reporting RequirementsAugust 12, 2016| Info-graphic

Employees Retirement System of Texas Consumer-Directed Health PlanAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Economically Distressed Areas ProgramAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Benefits for State Employees and Public and Higher Education EmployeesAugust 12, 2016| Primer

Basic Civil Legal ServicesAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Indigent DefenseAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Historic Courthouse PreservationAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Texas Councils of GovernmentsAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Status of the State Supported Living Center SystemAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

State Water Plan 2017August 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Electronic Case FilingAugust 12, 2016| Issue Brief

Uniform Crime ReportJuly 28, 2016| Interactive Graphic

LIRAP FundingJuly 28, 2016| Interactive Graphic

Budget & Fiscal Policy

State and Local Debt

GR-D Funds and Certifications
Property Taxes and Tax Relief