The Comptroller's office performs purchasing operations and customer service core to State of Texas purchasing. This includes processing hundreds of bid invitations, tabulations and awards for statewide TxSmartBuy, Managed, TXMAS, and open market contracts.
In addition, the state purchasing team compiles monthly workload measures and quarterly performance measures reported to the Legislative Budget Board (LBB) and many other procurement management reports.
In 2015, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 855, which requires state agencies to publish a list of the three most commonly used Web browsers on their websites. The Texas Comptroller’s most commonly used Web browsers are Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Apple Safari.