Texas Executive Orders & Public Health Disaster Declaration

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See below for information on key Executive Orders and the public health disaster declaration issued by Governor Greg Abbott and Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Commissioner Dr. John Hellerstedt in response to COVID‑19. See also the Coronavirus Executive Orders and Waivers page on the Governor’s website.


This page is being updated as new information becomes available.

Last updated September 18, 2020