2019 Texas Senate Interim Charges

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has asked committees of the Texas Senate to study 116 charges during the interim before the 2021 legislative session. The 2019 Texas Senate interim charges are posted here.

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DIR Certified Cybersecurity Training Programs (HB 3834)

In accordance with House Bill (HB) 3834, the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) has published a list of certified cybersecurity training programs, for state and local government employees. Additional programs will be certified on a continuing basis. Visit the cybersecurity awareness training certification webpage for details. https://dir.texas.gov/View-About-DIR/Information-Security/Pages/Content.aspx?id=154 The next steps for state and local…

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Security Awareness Training Certification (HB 3834)

House Bill (HB) 3834 (86R) requires DIR in consultation with the Texas Cybersecurity Council to certify at least five cybersecurity training programs for state and local government employees. There will be certification requirements for cybersecurity training programs, and training requirements for state agencies, local governments, and contractors. Statewide Training Requirements Annual training must be completed…

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Capital Area Regional Flood Management Planning Workshop – July 16, 2019

There will be a Regional Floodplain Management Workshop on July 16. The workshop is open to anyone statewide, although seating is limited. Please click the links below for further information.  Harvey Workshop Flyer Harvey Reg. 4 Flood Management Planning Data Sets Workshop.6.13.19[1]

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TCEQ Dam Safety Workshops for Owners and Operators

Provides owners and operators information on state dam safety regulations; developing and implementing emergency action plans; and dam operations, maintenance, and inspections. 2019 Tentative Agenda Register for the Workshop Early Registration $65               Registration $75               On-site Registration $99 June 26, 2019 The Lone Star Convention & Expo Center 9055 Airport Rd. Conroe, TX 77303 Early Registration Ends…

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