Texas Election Code
Sec. § 129.054
Network Connections and Wireless Technology


A voting system may not be connected to any external communications network, including the Internet.


A voting system may not have the capability of permitting wireless communication unless the system uses line-of-sight infrared technology that shields the transmitter and receiver from external infrared transmissions and the system can only accept transmissions generated by the system.
Amended by:
Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 682 (H.B. 2524), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2009.
Last accessed
Apr. 18, 2021