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.



Effectiveness and Efficiency Report (GEER), 2015

Executive Summary - Legislative Budget Board Reports
Interactive Graphics
Provides links to interactive graphics that furnish tools for visual analysis of significant data about Texas

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.

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

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Overview of State Procurement and Contract ManagementMarch 5, 2015| Presentation

Overview of Adult Correctional Population Projections, Costs Per Day and Recidivism Rates (HCJ)March 4, 2015| Presentation

Adopted Decision Documents - House Appropriations CommitteeMarch 4, 2015| Presentation

Transportation Funding OptionsMarch 2, 2015| Policy Report

Overview of Adult Correctional Population Projections, Costs Per Day, and Recidivism Rates (HCC)March 2, 2015| Presentation

Summary of Recommendations Presentations - Senate Finance CommitteeFebruary 27, 2015| Budget

Summary of Recommendations Presentations - House Appropriations CommitteeFebruary 27, 2015| Budget

Overview of the Department of Information Resources' Cooperative Contracts and Deliverables-Based Information Technology Services ProgramsFebruary 25, 2015| Presentation

Initial Decision Documents - House Appropriations CommitteeFebruary 24, 2015| Budget

Summary of House Bill 1 Budget Recommendations for the 2016-17 Biennium - Presented to the House Committee on Business and IndustryFebruary 24, 2015| Presentation

Management Review of the Brazos River AuthorityFebruary 24, 2015| Other

Texas Public Higher Education Research Funding OverviewFebruary 24, 2015| Presentation

Integration of General Academic Institutions and Health Related InstitutionsFebruary 24, 2015| Presentation

Overview of Higher Education Graduate Medical Education FundingFebruary 24, 2015| Presentation

Overview of Financial AidFebruary 24, 2015| Presentation