Publications for Records Managers
Records management publications include laws and regulations concerning the management of Texas government records and State and Local Records Management publications and forms.
Which am I? A State Agency or a Local Government?
A state agency is defined in the Texas Government Code 441.180(9):
(A) any department, commission, board, office, or other agency in the executive, legislative, or judicial branch of state government created by the constitution or a statute of this state, including an eleemosynary institution; (B) any university system and its components and any institution of higher education as defined by Section 61.003, Education Code, except a public junior college, not governed by a university system board; (C) the Texas Municipal Retirement System and the Texas County and District Retirement System; and (D) any public nonprofit corporation created by the legislature whose responsibilities and authority are not limited to a geographical area less than that of the state.
A local government is defined in Texas Local Government Code 201.003(7):
(7) "Local government" means a county, including all district and precinct offices of a county, municipality, public school district, appraisal district, or any other special-purpose district or authority.