86th Texas Legislative Session (2019), DIR tracks
technology-related legislation, some with directives specific to DIR and some with broad implications to the state in general.
You may view complete information about each bill at the Texas Legislature Online.
For an overview of legislation updates, please view the following presentation and notes:
Technology Legislation Update (PDF - 386 KB)
Technology Legislation Implementation Presentation (PPTX - 4.3 MB)
Technology Legislation Implementation Checklist (PDF - 121 KB)
Below are the
bills that passed this Legislative Session.
For additional information on any legislation or about participating in a workgroup for a bill that includes stakeholder engagement, please contact.
Robert Armstrong, Director of Governmental Relations
(512) 936-9851 |
|HB 1421||Israel||Relating to cybersecurity of voter registration lists and other election-related documents, systems, and technology.|
|HB 2110||Shaheen||Relating to state agency measurement and management of customer satisfaction.|
|HB 2325||Metcalf||Relating to information and communication of governmental and other entities regarding disasters and health and human services.|
|HB 2364||Darby||Relating to the applicability of information resources technology through statewide technology centers.|
|HB 3834||Capriglione||Relating to the requirement that certain state and local government employees and state contractors complete a cybersecurity training program certified by the state cybersecurity coordinator.|
|HB 3875||Capriglione||Relating to cloud compatibility of certain state agency information technology purchases.|
|SB 64||Nelson||Relating to cybersecurity for information resources.|
|SB 819||Nelson||Relating to state agency electronic information and processes.|
|SB 820||Nelson||Relating to a requirement that a school district develop and maintain a cybersecurity framework.|
Contracting & Other Technology–Related Legislation and Legislation of Interest
|Nelson||Relating to state contracting and procurement.|