TITLE 1. ADMINISTRATION

PART 10. DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION RESOURCES

CHAPTER 203. MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS AND SIGNED RECORDS

SUBCHAPTER B. STATE AGENCY USE OF ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS AND SIGNED RECORDS

1 TAC §203.26

The Texas Department of Information Resources (Department) hereby adopts the repeal of 1 TAC Chapter 203, §203.26, concerning Signature Dynamics. The repeal is adopted without changes to the proposed text as published in the September 15, 2017, issue of the Texas Register (42 TexReg 4720) and will not be republished.

The proposed repeal was submitted to the Information Technology Council for Higher Education (ITCHE) and external state agency stakeholders for review and comment prior to bringing the proposed repeal to the Board.

DIR did not receive any comments on the proposed repeal within the comment period.

The repeal is adopted under §2054.052(a), Texas Government Code, which authorizes the department to adopt rules as necessary to implement its responsibilities under Chapter 2054; §2054.060(a) and (b), Texas Government Code, which references rules created by the department regarding digital signatures; and §322.017 et seq., Texas Business and Commerce Code, which allows the department to specify the management of electronic records.

The agency certifies that legal counsel has reviewed the adoption and found it to be a valid exercise of the agency's legal authority.

Filed with the Office of the Secretary of State on January 22, 2018.

TRD-201800200

Martin Zelinsky

General Counsel

Department of Information Resources

Effective date: February 11, 2018

Proposal publication date: September 15, 2017

For further information, please call: (512) 936-7577


SUBCHAPTER C. INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION USE OF ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS AND SIGNED RECORDS

1 TAC §203.46

The Texas Department of Information Resources (Department) hereby adopts the repeal of 1 TAC Chapter 203, §203.46, concerning Signature Dynamics. The repeal is adopted without changes to the proposed text as published in the September 15, 2017, issue of the Texas Register (42 TexReg 4720) and will not be republished.

The proposed repeal was submitted to the Information Technology Council for Higher Education (ITCHE) and external state agency stakeholders for review and comment prior to bringing the proposed repeal to the Board.

DIR did not receive any comments on the proposed repeal within the comment period.

The repeal is adopted under §2054.052(a), Texas Government Code, which authorizes the department to adopt rules as necessary to implement its responsibilities under Chapter 2054; §2054.060(a) and (b), Texas Government Code, which references rules created by the department regarding digital signatures; and §322.017 et seq., Texas Business and Commerce Code, which allows the department to specify the management of electronic records.

The agency certifies that legal counsel has reviewed the adoption and found it to be a valid exercise of the agency's legal authority.

Filed with the Office of the Secretary of State on January 22, 2018.

TRD-201800201

Martin Zelinsky

General Counsel

Department of Information Resources

Effective date: February 11, 2018

Proposal publication date: September 15, 2017

For further information, please call: (512) 936-7577