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HB 9 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 588 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 589 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 728 85-0 (2017) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al.
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan | et. al.
Relating to the establishment by the State Board of Education of an advanced computer science program for high school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1467 85-0 (2017) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to reports on and purchase of information technology by state agencies. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1861 85-0 (2017) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to the confidentiality of certain information related to a computer security incident. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2544 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful installation of tracking device or malicious software. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2770 85-0 (2017) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Received from the House
HB 2914 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to instruction in and an allotment for technology applications courses in computer programming. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2931 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 3593 85-0 (2017) Author: Bernal, Diego | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry | et. al.
Relating to instruction in career and technology education provided by public schools, including instruction in technology applications, cybersecurity, and computer coding, and to consideration of completed practicums and internships in school accountability ratings. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 3990 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to the use of clinical decision support software and laboratory benefits management programs by physicians and health care providers in connection with provision of clinical laboratory services to certain managed care plan enrollees. House: Insurance Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 63 85-0 (2017) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the electronic filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates and the content of those statements. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 532 85-0 (2017) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Relating to information collected about and purchases of information technology by governmental entities. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 841 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the prosecution of the offense of unlawful installation of tracking device or malicious software. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1020 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to cybercrime; creating criminal offenses. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1196 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Smithee, John
Relating to the declaration of a common nuisance involving a computer network or web address. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/17
SB 1336 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the establishment by the commissioner of education of an advanced computer science program for high school students. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1477 85-0 (2017) Author: West, Royce Relating to ransomware; creating a criminal offense. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
SB 1773 85-0 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1856 85-0 (2017) Author: Whitmire, John Relating to the nonsubstantive revision of certain provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure, including conforming amendments. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 15 84-0 (2015) Author: Otto, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Eltife, Kevin
Relating to the management and oversight of state contracts, including contracts for information technology commodity items. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Finance
House adopts conf. comm. report-reported
HB 24 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Sarah Relating to political contributions and political expenditures; amending provisions subject to a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 87 84-0 (2015) Author: González, Mary Relating to the collection and recycling of computer and television equipment by certain retailers; providing for the imposition of administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 423 84-0 (2015) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to prohibiting the land disposal of computer equipment and certain television equipment. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 896 84-0 (2015) Author: Hernandez, Ana
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to creating a criminal offense regarding the breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1087 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1890 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to the development and implementation of a statewide strategy for legacy system modernization. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2096 84-0 (2015) Author: Button, Angie | et. al. Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to certain multi-user data centers from the sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Finance
HB 2440 84-0 (2015) Author: Paddie, Chris | et. al. Relating to transportation network companies; imposing and authorizing fees; requiring an occupational permit; authorizing a civil penalty. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2506 84-0 (2015) Author: Parker, Tan Relating to an exemption for certain tangible personal property related to medical data centers from the sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3174 84-0 (2015) Author: Button, Angie | et. al. Relating to the application of the sales and use tax to certain computer program transactions. House: Ways & Means Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3361 84-0 (2015) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to state agency contracts for information technology commodity items and services. House: Government Transparency & Operation Referred to Government Transparency & Operation
HB 3683 84-0 (2015) Author: Geren, Charlie
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the electronic filing of personal financial statements with the Texas Ethics Commission. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3689 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to a data center from the state sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3700 84-0 (2015) Author: Guerra, R. D. "Bobby" | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a pilot program in certain school districts to develop computer science education and professional development opportunities. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3707 84-0 (2015) Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Perry, Charles
Relating to cloud computing services. House: Government Transparency & Operation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 3816 84-0 (2015) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a grant program for promoting computer science certification and professional development for public school teachers. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 3927 84-0 (2015) Author: Kuempel, John | et. al. Relating to the creation of the constable technology fund; authorizing a fee. House: County Affairs Considered in Calendars
SB 345 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 426 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain items sold during a limited period. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 608 84-0 (2015) Author: Hancock, Kelly Relating to an exemption for certain tangible personal property related to medical data centers from the sales and use tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 755 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Button, Angie
Relating to the application of the sales and use tax to certain computer program transactions. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 942 84-0 (2015) Author: Estes, Craig | et. al. Relating to warrants or orders issued to obtain certain information through installation or use of global positioning system wireless device trackers, international mobile subscriber identity locators, or other devices or equipment, and to public access to law enforcement or prosecutor requests for certain related location or communication information; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1192 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to the confidentiality of certain information stored as part of the preparation of reports and personal financial statements required to be filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1437 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Davis, Sarah
Relating to the electronic filing of reports of political contributions and expenditures and of personal financial statements by certain officeholders and candidates and the content of those statements; creating a criminal offense. House: General Investigating & Ethics
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1515 84-0 (2015) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to a data center from the state sales and use tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 126 83-0 (2013) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña Relating to refunds or credits of certain sales tax paid by certain business entities during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 648 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe | et. al. Relating to notice and information provided by a municipal solid waste facility and a commercial transporter of solid waste regarding recycling programs for certain electronic waste. House: Environmental Regulation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 744 83-0 (2013) Author: Ashby, Trent | et. al. Relating to a sales tax exemption for certain electronic devices sold during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 1064 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1083 83-0 (2013) Author: Dukes, Dawnna Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain computer crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Left pending in committee
HB 1223 83-0 (2013) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn | et. al.
Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to data centers from the sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 1346 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to the collection and recycling of computer and television equipment by certain retailers; providing for the imposition of administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1630 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to data centers from the sales and use tax. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 1641 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic filing software provided or approved by the Texas Ethics Commission. House: Technology Referred to Technology
HB 2268 83-0 (2013) Author: Frullo, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other related information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective immediately
HB 2270 83-0 (2013) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to the provision of insurance coverage for certain portable electronic devices. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 2422 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzales, Larry
Sponsor: Schwertner, Charles
Relating to consideration of advanced Internet-based computing service options in state purchasing and to the use of advanced Internet-based computing services by state agencies. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2539 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Wendy
Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2738 83-0 (2013) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to a study by the Department of Information Resources regarding state agency technology efficiency. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective immediately
HB 2852 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Relating to state purchase of information technology commodity items. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Left pending in committee
HB 3465 83-0 (2013) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to standards for recycling or reusing computer and television equipment. House: Environmental Regulation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3628 83-0 (2013) Author: González, Mary Relating to reasonable workplace accommodation for employees with certain disabilities. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 3688 83-0 (2013) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the purchase of computer equipment by the Department of Information Resources. House: State Affairs Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3704 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the methods that may be used to collect computer equipment for recycling. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
SB 222 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to the venue for prosecution of certain computer crimes. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 249 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the prosecution of the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 529 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney
Sponsor: Oliveira, René
Relating to the creation of the offense of installation, transfer, use, or possession of an automated sales suppression device or phantom-ware. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 730 83-0 (2013) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to the temporary exemption of certain tangible personal property related to data centers from the sales and use tax. Senate: Finance Left pending in subcommittee
SB 794 83-0 (2013) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the development, hosting, and management of computer software for state agencies. Senate: Government Organization Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 839 83-0 (2013) Author: Hancock, Kelly
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to the provision of insurance coverage for certain portable electronic devices. House: Insurance
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 935 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the sales and use tax on the repair, maintenance, creation, or restoration, or the sale, storage, use, or other consumption, of a computer program. Senate: Finance Referred to s/c on Fiscal Matters by Chair
SB 1021 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to access to certain stored communications of a provider of an electronic communications service or remote computing service in this state pursuant to a warrant issued in another state. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1052 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Frullo, John | et. al.
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 1190 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 231 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the eligibility of property used in connection with certain computer centers for economic benefits authorized by the Texas Economic Development Act. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 321 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain unfair practices in the settlement of insurance claims involving noneconomic damages. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 744 82-0 (2011) Author: Raymond, Richard Pena | et. al. Relating to exemptions from the sales tax for certain business entities during a limited period. House: Ways & Means No action taken in committee
HB 1067 82-0 (2011) Author: Brown, Fred Relating to the purchase of replacement personal computers by state agencies. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Considered in Calendars
HB 1224 82-0 (2011) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1891 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to the execution of a search warrant for data or information contained in or on certain devices. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2316 82-0 (2011) Author: Coleman, Garnet
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to county powers, duties, and services, including the powers and duties of certain districts, and the authorization of certain health care programs and studies. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2397 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3209 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia Relating to the computer equipment recycling program; creating an offense. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 3333 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the authority of the governor to order the disconnection of state computer networks from the Internet. House: Technology
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3396 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 3540 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the administration of appraisal districts and the appraisal of property for ad valorem tax purposes. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
SB 74 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Branch, Dan
Relating to the disposition of surplus or salvage data processing equipment of a university system or an institution or agency of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Higher Education
Effective immediately
SB 217 82-0 (2011) Author: Huffman, Joan Relating to expulsion of a public school student who commits certain criminal acts involving a computer, computer network, or computer system owned by or operated on behalf of a school district. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Public Education
SB 808 82-0 (2011) Author: Seliger, Kel Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 841 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: Miller, Sid | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
House passage as amended reported
SB 1108 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to requiring computer technicians to report images of child pornography; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 1921 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to the development, hosting, and management of computer software for state agencies. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
HB 57 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to exemptions from the sales tax for personal computers during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 198 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain unfair practices in the settlement of insurance claims involving noneconomic damages. House: Insurance Left pending in committee
HB 227 81-0 (2009) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to an exemption from investigation company license requirements for certain information technology professionals. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures Referred to Licensing & Administrative Procedures
HB 284 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to reporting of international shipments of electronic waste. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
HB 481 81-0 (2009) Author: Veasey, Marc Relating to an open document format for electronic state documents. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 755 81-0 (2009) Author: Gonzalez Toureilles, Yvonne | et. al. Relating to the creation of the county and district court technology fund; imposing a fee. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 821 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Relating to the sale, recovery, and recycling of certain television equipment; providing administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1189 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to a program for the recycling of electronic equipment of consumers in this state; providing administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
HB 1355 81-0 (2009) Author: Guillen, Ryan | et. al. Relating to a program for the recycling of electronic equipment of consumers and certain other entities in this state; providing administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 1677 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to notice by a governmental entity regarding certain geospatial data products. House: State Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1693 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to adoption of standards for school district financial accounting and attendance reporting software. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 1902 81-0 (2009) Author: Branch, Dan Relating to exemptions from the sales tax for certain energy-efficient products. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2287 81-0 (2009) Author: Driver, Joe Relating to the regulation of investigations companies and the performance of investigative services. House: Public Safety Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2363 81-0 (2009) Author: Villarreal, Mike Relating to the assistance of appraisal districts by the comptroller. House: Ways & Means Reported favorably as substituted
HB 2564 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth Relating to the regulation of certain professions and practices in connection with computer technology; providing penalties. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 2803 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to the state-mandated assessment instruments by computer. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Education
HB 2826 81-0 (2009) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and retailer responsibility regarding recycling of computer equipment. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Left pending in committee
HB 2893 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to the technology demonstration sites project and to a computer lending pilot program. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3242 81-0 (2009) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the sales tax on computer program services. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 3373 81-0 (2009) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the use of a computer for an unauthorized purpose. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3895 81-0 (2009) Author: Oliveira, Rene Relating to the sales tax on computer program services. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3924 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the provision of assistance by the Texas Ethics Commission in the reporting of political contributions and expenditures made in connection with offices of and measures proposed by local governmental entities. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4015 81-0 (2009) Author: Weber, Randy Relating to reducing the written information that public school educators can be required to provide. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SB 28 81-0 (2009) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Deshotel, Joe
Relating to the use of a computer for an unauthorized purpose; providing a civil penalty. House: Technology, Economic Development & Workforce
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 266 81-0 (2009) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the review of information technology systems used by a state agency for compatibility with open standards. Senate: Government Organization Received from the Senate
SB 322 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to the use of technology by public schools. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 664 81-0 (2009) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the establishment and operation of a public building mapping information system. Senate: Government Organization Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 761 81-0 (2009) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to a program for the recycling of electronic equipment of consumers in this state; providing administrative penalties. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1244 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Driver, Joe
Relating to the regulation of investigations companies and the performance of investigative services. House: Public Safety
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1662 81-0 (2009) Author: Seliger, Kel
Sponsor: Vaught, Allen | et. al.
Relating to the prosecution of and punishment for the offense of breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1738 81-0 (2009) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to restrictions on the use of the Internet by certain sex offenders. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 2164 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to information technology security practices of state agencies. Senate: Government Organization No action taken in committee
SB 2178 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the establishment by the commissioner of education of a computer lending pilot program for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on 9/1/09
SJR 19 81-0 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 2 81-1 (2009) Author: Williams, Tommy Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 66 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to power management software for state agencies. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 82 80-0 (2007) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to exemptions from the sales tax for certain computers during a limited period. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 239 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al.
Sponsor: West, Royce
Relating to public use of computers in certain local public libraries. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 368 80-0 (2007) Author: Hartnett, Will
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to disposition of surplus computer equipment and the grant of money by the Office of Court Administration. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1262 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to civil liability for the breach of security of certain computerized data containing sensitive personal information. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 2503 80-0 (2007) Author: Eissler, Rob | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to a technology literacy assessment instrument to be administered to certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 2506 80-0 (2007) Author: Hartnett, Will Relating to the applicability of the Information Resources Management Act and related laws to judicial agencies. House: Judiciary Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2593 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to the sales tax on computer program services. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2714 80-0 (2007) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to a program for the recycling of computer equipment of consumers in this state; providing administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3090 80-0 (2007) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the appraisal and assessment of property for ad valorem tax purposes and the collection of ad valorem taxes. House: Local Government Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3173 80-0 (2007) Author: Giddings, Helen Relating to the transmission of an unsolicited commercial electronic mail message. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Referred to Business & Commerce
HB 3235 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to certain unfair practices in the settlement of insurance claims involving noneconomic damages. House: Insurance Referred to Insurance
HB 3758 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott | et. al. Relating to the recovery and recycling of used electronic devices; creating an offense. House: Environmental Regulation Referred to Environmental Regulation
SB 204 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: White Delisi, Dianne
Relating to certain electronic medical records systems. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
SB 223 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to a loss of computerized data or breach of computer security involving sensitive personal information. Senate: Business & Commerce No action taken in committee
SB 279 80-0 (2007) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the establishment and operation of a public building mapping information system by the Texas Building and Procurement Commission. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 373 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to standards for vendors that sell, lease, or license education technology products to school districts. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1009 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Giddings, Helen
Relating to the use of a computer for an unauthorized purpose. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1142 80-0 (2007) Author: Deuell, Bob | et. al. Relating to an audit of health and human services information technology systems. Senate: Health & Human Services Co-author authorized
SB 1324 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to a program for the recycling of computer equipment of consumers in this state; providing administrative penalties. House: Environmental Regulation
Senate: Natural Resources
Referred to Environmental Regulation
SB 1544 80-0 (2007) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the transmission of an unsolicited commercial electronic mail message. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SJR 11 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 56 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the offense of tampering with a direct recording electronic voting machine; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 391 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to computer-assisted hunting from remote locations; providing penalties. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1351 79-0 (2005) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the installation, copying, or use of computer software for unauthorized purposes; providing a penalty. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1430 79-0 (2005) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al. Relating to the installation, copying, or use of computer software for unauthorized purposes; providing penalties. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HB 1615 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to requirements for software for electronic filing with the Texas Ethics Commission. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2026 79-0 (2005) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the recovery of certain enforcement-related costs and to the taking and possession of certain wildlife or eggs, including requirements related to taxidermy and tanning and to harmful aquatic plants; imposing penalties. House: Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective immediately
HB 2442 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to power management software for state agencies and public institutions of higher education. House: Government Reform Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2925 79-0 (2005) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to the purchases and use of cross-platform software by state agencies. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3112 79-0 (2005) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to the security of computer networks in state government. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 3245 79-0 (2005) Author: Homer, Mark Relating to allowing a governmental body to discuss matters regarding computer security in a closed meeting. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3412 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to public use of computers in certain local public libraries. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SB 255 79-0 (2005) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Uresti, Carlos
Relating to the removal of data from data processing equipment disposed of or transferred by state agencies. House: Government Reform
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 327 79-0 (2005) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the installation, copying, or use of computer software for unauthorized purposes; providing a penalty. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 475 79-0 (2005) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the offense of tampering with a direct recording electronic voting machine; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 958 79-0 (2005) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to the installation, copying, or use of computer software for unauthorized purposes; providing a penalty. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to Jurisprudence
SB 1762 79-0 (2005) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Sponsor: Turner, Sylvester
Relating to the establishment and operation of a public building mapping information system by the Texas Building and Procurement Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 5 79-0 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 49 79-1 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to public use of computers in certain local public libraries. House: Urban Affairs Referred to Urban Affairs
SJR 11 79-1 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
SJR 3 79-2 (2005) Author: Harris, Chris Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 100 79-3 (2006) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to school district accounting systems House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
SJR 6 79-3 (2006) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to appropriations for the preservation and perpetuation of certain items of historical value; allowing the legislature and state agencies to accept on behalf of the state gifts of items of historical value and contributions to purchase such items. Senate: Administration Committee report printed and distributed
HB 60 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel | et. al. Relating to the punishment for the offense of possessing or promoting child pornography. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Postponed
HB 526 78-0 (2003) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to reports on the vulnerability of local government computer systems and electronic data to harm or unauthorized access. House: County Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 629 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to state agency auditing of software licenses for software installed at the agency. House: State Affairs
Senate: Government Organization
Referred to Government Organization
HB 1010 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to the electronic filing of a personal financial statement with the Texas Ethics Commission. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1038 78-0 (2003) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to a technology immersion pilot project in public schools. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1842 78-0 (2003) Author: West, George Relating to requiring a separate area in a public library for adult computer use. House: State Cultural and Recreational Resources Referred to State Cultural & Recreational Res
HB 2067 78-0 (2003) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to the Department of Information Resources' management of certain electronic and telecommunications projects. House: Government Reform Left pending in committee
HB 2143 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to surplus and salvage computer equipment. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2273 78-0 (2003) Author: Wise, Miguel Relating to criminal solicitation of a minor using electronic means. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HB 2474 78-0 (2003) Author: Callegari, Bill
Sponsor: Deuell, Bob
Relating to electronic surveillance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Administration
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2967 78-0 (2003) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to the establishment of a program for the disposition of electronic equipment in a manner that protects the water and other natural resources of the state; providing a criminal penalty. House: Environmental Regulation Left pending in committee
HB 3137 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to state taxes and fees. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 349 78-0 (2003) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the intellectual property rights of the Department of Information Resources and certain other state agency intellectual property matters. House: Economic Development
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 396 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Grusendorf, Kent
Relating to a technology immersion pilot project in public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
SB 912 78-0 (2003) Author: Ratliff, Bill
Sponsor: Naishtat, Elliott
Relating to surplus and salvage computer equipment. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1033 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to unsolicited commercial electronic mail. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1239 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to the establishment of a program for the disposition of electronic equipment in a manner that protects the water and other natural resources of the state; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: Natural Resources Left pending in committee
SB 1355 78-0 (2003) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the Department of Information Resources' management of information technology at state agencies. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1401 78-0 (2003) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the administration of the telecommunications infrastructure fund, including the abolition of the telecommunications infrastructure fund board and the transfer of the board's duties to the comptroller of public accounts. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SB 1411 78-0 (2003) Author: Deuell, Bob Relating to electronic surveillance. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1440 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot Relating to certain electronic and information resources technology projects of the state. Senate: Government Organization Referred to Government Organization
SB 1579 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John Relating to software acquisitions by state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1673 78-0 (2003) Author: Carona, John Relating to the sanitization processes prior to the sale, transfer, or disposal of computers, computer peripherals, and computer software or other Information Technology devices. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1701 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the Department of Information Resources' management of certain electronic and telecommunications projects. House: Government Reform
Senate: Government Organization
Effective on 9/1/03
SCR 63 78-0 (2003) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to correct S.B. No. 1701. Signed by the Governor
HB 1295 77-0 (2001) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to requiring a person in the business of selling personal computers to provide certain software with each personal computer sold. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1475 77-0 (2001) Author: Kitchen, Ann | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to master technology teacher certification, grants, and stipends. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective immediately
HB 1624 77-0 (2001) Author: Isett, Carl Relating to the creation of a division to study transferring to private contractors certain state agency personal computing equipment and the responsibility for computer services. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1736 77-0 (2001) Author: Wolens, Steven | et. al. Relating to the enhanced availability of advanced telecommunications services. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1785 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HB 1963 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in the offense of breach of computer security to determine punishment. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2713 77-0 (2001) Author: Deshotel, Joe Relating to the eligibility of public schools and libraries for certain funds. House: Economic Development Referred to Economic Development
HB 2824 77-0 (2001) Author: Smithee, John Relating to the eligibility of public schools and libraries for certain funds. House: Economic Development Left pending in committee
HB 3067 77-0 (2001) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Funeral Service Commission. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 3207 77-0 (2001) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to the management of state agency information resources technologies. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 3374 77-0 (2001) Author: Hawley, Judy Relating to the availability and deployment of advanced telecommunications services for economic development and providing of funding. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land and Resource Management
HB 3468 77-0 (2001) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the punishment of certain offenses involving the breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HCR 124 77-0 (2001) Author: McCall, Brian Expressing the public policy relating to software piracy. House: Business & Industry Referred to Business & Industry
HCR 174 77-0 (2001) Author: McCall, Brian
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Expressing the public policy relating to software piracy. House: Business & Industry
Senate: Business & Commerce
Signed by the Governor
SB 709 77-0 (2001) Author: Carona, John Relating to the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 917 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the aggregation of amounts involved in certain offenses to determine punishment and evidence in certain aggregation prosecutions. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 927 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot | et. al.
Sponsor: Hochberg, Scott
Relating to the transfer or donation of data processing equipment to certain public school students. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1201 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the punishment of certain offenses involving the breach of computer security. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 1310 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the eligibility of public schools and libraries for certain funds. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1340 77-0 (2001) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the creation of a division to study transferring to private contractors certain state agency personal computing equipment and the responsibility for computer services. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1370 77-0 (2001) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to certain pawnbroker requirements. Senate: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
SB 1458 77-0 (2001) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian
Relating to the management of state agency and local government electronic projects, equipment, and contracts, to the purchase and use of certain advanced technological equipment, and to the use of outside personnel by the comptroller of public accounts. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1746 77-0 (2001) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to exempting computers and computer repairs from the sales tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
HB 9 76-0 (1999) Author: McCall, Brian | et. al. Relating to actions regarding certain computer date failures. House: Civil Practices Left pending in committee
HB 40 76-0 (1999) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to limiting liability for damages arising from failure of a computer to recognize and accurately process the date January 1, 1999, or a later date. House: Civil Practices Referred to Civil Practices
HB 173 76-0 (1999) Author: Garcia, Domingo Relating to requiring a person in the business of selling personal computers to provide certain software with each personal computer sold. House: Business & Industry Left pending in committee
HB 1623 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to the authority of the governing body of a municipality to create a municipal court technology fund and to require certain defendants to pay court costs for deposit in the fund. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1757 76-0 (1999) Author: Turner, Sylvester Relating to procurement by local governments and state agencies of certain automated systems through certain nonprofit organizations. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1895 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the management of software and software licenses by state agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 2004 76-0 (1999) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapleigh, Eliot
Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Transportation to lease additional equipment to counties for the automated motor vehicle registration and title system. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2646 76-0 (1999) Author: Uher, D.R. Relating to the technology access clause in certain state contracts. House: State Affairs Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 2652 76-0 (1999) Author: Elkins, Gary Relating to liability for damages arising from failure of computer software to recognize and accurately process certain dates. House: Civil Practices No action taken in committee
HB 2889 76-0 (1999) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the application of the sales tax to certain purchases of personal computers. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
SB 598 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: McCall, Brian | et. al.
Relating to actions regarding certain computer date failures. House: Civil Practices
Senate: Economic Development
Effective immediately
SB 601 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike
Sponsor: Goodman, Toby
Relating to the authority of the governing body of a municipality to create a municipal court technology fund and to require certain defendants to pay court costs for deposit in the fund. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 916 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff | et. al.
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to notices of open meetings posted by the secretary of state. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1053 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the purchase of computer software items by certain state agencies. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Pres.
SB 1105 76-0 (1999) Author: Ratliff, Bill | et. al.
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to repair and resale of certain data processing equipment. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1222 76-0 (1999) Author: Moncrief, Mike Relating to certain gambling by means of a computer or credit card; providing penalties. Senate: Economic Development Referred to s/c on Tech & Business by Pres.
SB 1353 76-0 (1999) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Relating to the regulation of the practice of software engineering. House: Licensing & Administrative Procedures
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Licensing & Admin. Procedures
SB 1382 76-0 (1999) Author: Shapleigh, Eliot
Sponsor: Uher, D.R.
Relating to the technology access clause in certain state contracts. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 1529 76-0 (1999) Author: Carona, John Relating to the management of software and software licenses by state agencies. Senate: State Affairs Recalled from subcommittee
HB 1763 70-0 (1987) Author: Culberson, John Relating to the creation of the offense of theft of a computer program. House: Science & Technology 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 1843 70-0 (1987) Author: Williamson, Richard Relating to the purchase or lease of telecommunications items and automated information items for state governmental bodies. House: Science & Technology Referred to Science & Technology
HB 1929 70-0 (1987) Author: Heflin, Talmadge Relating to certain powers of the secretary of state regarding computer software and access to information stored in computer record banks. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 866 70-0 (1987) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to the creation and duties of the Automated Information and Telecommunications Commission. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 974 70-0 (1987) Author: Parker, Carl
Sponsor: Heflin, Talmadge
Relating to certain powers of the secretary of state regarding computer software and access to information stored in computer record banks. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Withdrawn from calendar
HB 193 69-0 (1985) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of offenses involving breach of computer security. House: Science & Technology Referred to Science & Technology
HB 194 69-0 (1985) Author: Connelly, Barry Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. House: Science & Technology No action taken in subcommittee
HB 1303 69-0 (1985) Author: Oliver, Jesse
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the purchase of computers and computer-related equipment by school districts. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1304 69-0 (1985) Author: Oliver, Jesse
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to computers and computer-related equipment for public schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1485 69-0 (1985) Author: Evans, Charles
Sponsor: Blake, Roy
Regulating to certain legislative records, communications, and information; providing penalties. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1612 69-0 (1985) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to technology lighthouse district pilot programs to test computer software for use in instruction in public school classrooms. House: Science & Technology Referred to subcommittee
HB 1613 69-0 (1985) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the establishment of resource technology centers at institutions of higher education. House: Science & Technology Referred to subcommittee
HB 2103 69-0 (1985) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
SB 72 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Connelly, Barry
Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers; providing penalties and an affirmative defense. House: Science & Technology
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 194 69-0 (1985) Author: Montford, John Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. Senate: Jurisprudence Referred to subcommittee
SB 812 69-0 (1985) Author: Blake, Roy Relating to certain legislative records, communications, information, advice, and opinions. Senate: State Affairs Removed from local & uncontested cal.
SB 1171 69-0 (1985) Author: Farabee, Ray
Sponsor: Laney, James
Relating to the provision of computer services to state agencies by the State Purchasing and General Services Commission. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 66 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the application of sales and use taxes to computer programs. House: Ways & Means Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 114 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the status of computer programs as goods. House: Business & Commerce Referred to subcommittee
HB 193 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the creation of offenses involving computers. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Placed on daily Major State Calendar
HB 459 68-0 (1983) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to a course of instruction in small business computers in secondary schools. House: Public Education Referred to Committee on Public Education
HB 815 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Bob Relating to requiring instruction in small business computers in public schools. House: Public Education Coauthor authorized
HB 1538 68-0 (1983) Author: Hammond, Bill
Sponsor: Jones, Grant
Relating to the teaching of mathematics, science, computer science, and related technological subjects in the public schools and to the compensation paid to noncertified teachers in those fields. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
No action taken
HB 2357 68-0 (1983) Author: Cavazos, Eddie Relating to restricting the sale of computer time on a computer owned or operated by a public institution of higher education. House: Higher Education
Senate: Education
Referred to Committee on Education
HB 28 68-2 (1984) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the application of sales and use taxes to computer programs. House: Ways & Means See remarks
SB 612 65-0 (1977) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill"
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to creation of a central clearinghouse for computer software developed or acquired by state agencies; requiring certain inventory records from state agencies and distribution of information to the agencies. House: State Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HR 15 65-1 (1977) Author: Madla, Frank Relating to establishing an interim committee to study the feasibility of computerized learning systems in the public schools. House: Public Education
SB 477 64-0 (1975) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to providing financial assistance for computer information services through regional education service centers. Senate: Education Referred to Committee on Education
SB 730 64-0 (1975) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to acquisition of computers and computer-related equipment and services by agencies and institutions in the executive and judicial branches of state government. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 624 63-0 (1973) Author: Patman, W.N. "Bill" Relating to acquisition of computers and related equipment and services by agencies and institutions in the executive and judicial branches of state government. House: State Affairs
Senate: Human Resources
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 751 61-0 (1969) Author: Bray, Jamie Houston Relating to authorizing the establishment of a program of financial assistance for computer centers operated by school districts or regional service centers of this State that under cooperative agreements provide computer services to several school districts; providing for an effective date.

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