News – Proclamation

Nov 9

Governor Abbott Orders Expedited Special Election For Texas State Senate District 6

Governor Greg Abbott has issued a proclamation ordering an expedited special election in Texas State Senate District 6 following the resignation of Senator Sylvia Garcia.

Nov 4

Governor Greg Abbott Extended The State Disaster Declaration In November For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Oct 30

Governor Abbott Expands State Disaster Declaration For Additional Texas Counties

Governor Greg Abbott today also expanded his State Disaster Declaration to cover a total of 111 Texas counties. Governor Abbott has authorized the use of all available resources of state government and of political subdivisions to aid in the response efforts.

Oct 19

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration For An Additional 36 Texas Counties In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding

Governor Abbott announced that an additional 36 Texas counties will be added to the State Disaster Declaration.

Oct 16

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration For 18 Texas Counties In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for eighteen Texas counties impacted by recent severe weather and flooding that has caused widespread property damage, and threatened loss of life.

Oct 5

Governor Greg Abbott Extended The State Disaster Declaration In October For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Sep 28

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding In North Texas

- Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for three North Texas counties recently impacted by severe weather and flooding.

Sep 14

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Approaching Tropical Disturbance

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties expected to be impacted by severe weather and flooding as a potential tropical system approaches the state.