Technology Legislation

Throughout the 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.

Below are the bills that DIR is tracking 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  |  robert.armstrong@dir.texas.gov

Technology Legislation

Bill Number

Author

Bill Caption

SB 64
Nelson

Relating to cybersecurity for information resources.

HB 350
Blanco

Relating to the composition of the cybersecurity council.

HB 270

Israel
Relating to authority for certain state employees to work flexible hours and to work from home or other authorized alternative work sites.​


 

Contracting & Other Technology–Related Legislation and Legislation of Interest

Bill Number

Author

Bill Subject

SB 65


Nelson

Relating to state contracting and procurement.

SB 127
Nelson

Relating to oversight of and requirements applicable to state agency contracting and procurement.