Texas mulls bill that would make PCI requirements a state law

Tuesday, 15 May 2007, 8:57 AM EST

Retailers and other entities accepting credit and debit card transactions in Texas may soon have a powerful new incentive for complying with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standard mandated by the major credit card companies.

The state's House of Representatives last week voted 139-0 in favor of a bill that would formally codify PCI requirements into a state law that merchants would be obliged to comply with if passed.

At Computerworld.

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