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Confidential Employee Information for Open Records Requests Requiring Agency Input

Issued: July 31, 2009
Updated: Sept. 18, 2015 – View Changes

FPP L.004


Applicable to

State agencies and institutions of higher education


The Fiscal Management Division responds to a number of open records requests for payment-related data in any given year. Many of these requests deal with information directly related to state employees. Public information, including non-confidential employee level data, is published on numerous public websites.

Certain employee information is confidential under the Texas Public Information Act (Texas Government Code, Chapter 552). Agencies are responsible for:

Changes to this Document
09/18/2015 Updated through the acts of the 84th Legislature, Regular Session; added CAPPS information
11/22/2013 Included employee personal information release election, added legal cites and updated to FPP format
Glenn Hegar
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
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