DALLAS — With less than a month before the Texas legislative session ends, some school officials hope to receive increased taxing flexibility in two bills that may be voted on soon.

SB 2392, written by education committee chairwoman Sen. Florence Shapiro, R-Plano, is still in committee, while the House committee on public education voted on Friday to put HB 3646, spearheaded by Rep. Scott Hochberg, D-Houston, before the entire House.

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