Honorable Florence Shapiro, Chair, Senate Committee on Education
John S. O'Brien, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB1420 by Wentworth (relating to the development by the Texas Education Agency of a list of resources concerning Internet safety for use by school districts. ), Committee Report 1st House, Substituted
The bill would require the Texas Education Agency to develop and make available to school districts a list of resources concerning internet safety. The bill would require that the list include organizations and websites that would assist in educating teachers and students concerning the potential dangers of allowing personal information to appear on an Internet website, the significance of copyright laws, and the consequences of cyber-plagerism and theft of audiovisual works, motion pictures, software, and sound recordings through uploading and downloading files.
701 Central Education Agency
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