News – Proclamation

Apr 28

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Relating To Expanding Travel Without Restrictions

Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order relating to expanding travel without restrictions as part of the safe, strategic plan to Open Texas in response to the COVID-19 disaster.

Apr 28

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Relating To Hospital Capacity

Governor Abbott issues an executive order relating to hospital capacity during the COVID-19 disaster.

Apr 28

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Relating To The Expanded Reopening Of Services

Governor Abbott issues an executive order relating to the expanded reopening of services as part of the safe, strategic plan to Open Texas in response to the COVID-19 disaster.

Apr 17

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order To Establish The Open Texas Strike Force

The Strike Force is created to advise the governor on safely and strategically restarting and revitalizing all aspects of the Lone Star State—work, school, entertainment, and culture.

Apr 17

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order To Safely And Strategically Reopen Select Services And Activities In Texas

This order establishes a temporary "Retail-To-Go" model that will allow retail outlets in Texas to reopen beginning Friday, April 24.

Apr 17

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order To Loosen Restrictions On Surgeries

The Governor’s third Executive Order (GA-15) relates to hospital capacity and personal protective equipment (PPE) needed for the COVID-19 response.

Apr 12

Governor Abbott Extended The Disaster Declaration In April 2020 For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott today extended the disaster declaration in April 2020 for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Apr 12

Governor Abbott Extends Disaster Declaration For COVID-19

The Disaster Declaration provides the state a number of resources to effectively serve Texans as the Lone Star State continues to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.