Austin, TX ( STL.News) TO ALL TO WHOM THESE OFFERS SHALL COME:
WHEREAS, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, provided a disaster announcement on March 13, 2020, accrediting under Area 418.014 of the Texas Federal Government Code that the unique coronavirus (COVID-19) positions an impending danger of disaster for all areas in the State of Texas; as well as
WHEREAS, in each succeeding month effective via today, I have actually provided announcements restoring the disaster declaration for all Texas areas; as well as
WHEREAS, the Commissioner of the Texas Division of State Health And Wellness Solutions, Dr. John Hellerstedt, has actually figured out that COVID-19 stands for a public wellness disaster within the definition of Phase 81 of the Texas Health And Wellness Code; as well as
WHEREAS, I have actually provided executive orders as well as suspensions of Texas regulations in feedback to COVID-19, targeted at securing the health and wellness of Texans as well as guaranteeing an efficient feedback to this disaster; as well as
WHEREAS, a state of disaster remains to exist in all areas because of COVID-19;
CURRENTLY, AS A RESULT, based on the authority vested in me by Area 418.014 of the Texas Federal Government Code, I do thus restore the disaster announcement for all areas in Texas.