NB: This page summarizes current Texas law. However, Texas amended its data breach notification statute effective January 1, 2020. This page will be updated at that time.
Breach Based on Harm Threshold: NO
Deadline for Consumer Notice: As quickly as possible
Government Notification Required: NO
Scope of this Summary
First name or first initial and last name, plus: Social Security number; driver's license or government-issued identification number; account, credit or debit card number in combination with any required security or access code, or password that would permit access to an individual's financial account, OR information that identifies an individual and relates to: their physical or mental health or condition; the provision of healthcare to them; or payment for the provision of healthcare to them.
Form of Covered Info
Encryption Safe Harbor
Timing: Must be made as quickly as possible, except as necessary to determine the scope of the breach and restore the reasonable integrity of the system.
Method: By written notice or electronic notice if consistent with E-SIGN. Substitute notice is available if certain criteria are satisfied.