Texas 86R bill tracker

Updated January 18, 2019

There are a number of bills in front of the 86th session of the Texas legislature. I’ve cherry picked several that are directly related to “computer security” or Privacy.

House Bills

Bill Author Caption Stage Notes
HB 350 Blanco Relating to the composition of the cybersecurity council. Introduced
HB 351 Blanco Relating to emergency management for cyber attacks against this state. Introduced
HB 400 Tinderholt Relating to the security of the electric grid. Introduced Companion to SB76
HB 904 Minjarez Relating to requiring The University of Texas at San Antonio to conduct a study regarding cyber attacks against financial institutions in this state. Introduced
HB 1096 Capriglione relating to the modernization of state agency information technology systems. Introduced

Senate Bills

Bill Author Caption Stage Notes
SB64 Nelson Relating to cybersecurity for information resources. Introduced
SB76 Hall Relating to the security of the electric grid. Introduced Companion to HB400
SB475 Hancock Relating to an advisory body on the security of the electric grid. Introduced