Revised Local Schedule PS – Effective December 8, 2016

A new edition of Local Schedule PS – Records of Public Safety Agencies – is effective today, December 8, 2016. The revised schedule was published for adoption in the December 2, 2016 issue of the Texas Register. The new schedule supersedes the 3rd edition. You can find the new edition on our Local Retention Schedules…

Proposed Revisions to Local Schedule PS

As part of our effort to maintain up-to-date local government records retention schedules, we are currently working to update Local Schedule PS: Records of Public Safety Agencies. We will be presenting a draft to our Commission at a meeting later this year to begin the Local Schedule approval process, but before we begin the official…

Body Camera Videos for Local Governments 101

  Senate Bill 158 (S.B. 158) took effect on September 1st of this year. This law amends Chapter 1701, subchapter N of the Occupations Code and authorizes Texas law enforcement agencies to apply for grants to help cover the costs of implementing a body camera program. Additionally, the law addresses some retention requirements for the video…

Local Schedules CC, DC, LC, and PS Released

The following local government records retention schedules went into effect on August 14, 2011. To download the new schedules as PDF documents, click on the links below. They are also available on our website at Local Retention Schedules. Local Schedule CC, 3rd Edition (Records of County Clerk) Local Schedule DC, 3rd Edition (Records of District…

Local Schedules to be posted in the Texas Register

We are pleased to announce that the remaining 10 local government retention schedules will be published in the Texas Register on Friday, November 19, 2010. This issue will include revisions to: Local Schedule CC: Records of County Clerks Local Schedule DC: Records of District Clerks Local Schedule EL: Records of Elections and Voter Registration Local…