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.


2016-17 Biennium

2014-15 Texas State Budget
The General Appropriations Act for the 2014-15 Biennium, by the 83rd Texas Legislature.

Interactive Graphics
Provides links to interactive graphics that furnish tools for visual analysis of significant data about Texas

Fiscal Size-Up, 2014-15 Biennium
A comprehensive examination of the 2014-15 state budget across the major functions of state government.

State Budget by Program (SBP)
Provides sortable and down-loadable information on programs funded in the state budget.

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

Government Effectiveness and Efficiency Report (GEER), 2013
Policy reports and recommendations to improve state government operations.

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New Budget Hearings ScheduledOctober 13, 2014| Other

Annual Report on Major State Investment Funds: Fiscal Year 2013 October 10, 2014| Policy Report

Strategic Fiscal Review: Update on LBB ActivitiesOctober 7, 2014| Presentation

Presidio ISD School ReviewOctober 7, 2014| School Performance Review

Overview of Selected Cost Drivers in the State BudgetSeptember 24, 2014| Presentation

An Overview of June 2014 Adult and Juvenile Correctional Populations Projections ReportSeptember 15, 2014| Presentation

New Interactive Graphics PostedSeptember 9, 2014| Other

New Issue BriefsSeptember 9, 2014| Other

Strategic Fiscal ReviewSeptember 4, 2014| Presentation

Agency Performance Review

The Legislative Budget Board welcomes your suggestions to ensure the efficient use of the state's resources. - Submit an Idea

School Performance Review

Request for QualificationsOctober 10, 2014| School Performance ReviewPresidio ISD School ReviewOctober 7, 2014| School Performance ReviewPearsall ISD School ReviewAugust 14, 2014| School Performance Review