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 |
|SB 64||Nelson||Relating to cybersecurity for information resources.|
|HB 350||Blanco||Relating to the composition of the cybersecurity council.|
|HB 351||Blanco||Relating to emergency management for cyber attacks against this state.|
|Relating to authority for certain state employees to work flexible hours and to work from home or other authorized alternative work sites.|
|HB 318||Howard||Relating to the Internet broadcast of certain open meetings.|
|HB 1096||Capriglione||Relating to the modernization of state agency information technology systems.|
|HB 1283||Hernandez||Relating to the authority of the Department of Information Resources to provide telecommunications services through statewide technology centers.|
Contracting & Other Technology–Related Legislation and Legislation of Interest
|Nelson||Relating to state contracting and procurement.|
|SB 127||Nelson||Relating to oversight of and requirements applicable to state agency contracting and procurement.|