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Article: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott allows only ‘essential services’ statewide, closes schools until May 4

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Tex. Att'y Gen. Op. No. KP-0296, Whether sections 229.001 and 236.002 of the Local Government Code prohibit municipal or county officials from restricting the sale of firearms through an emergency declaration (RQ-0341-KP). (Link Type: AG Opinion)
See: https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/sites/default/files/opinion-files/opinion/2020/kp-0296.pdf
By Attorney General Ken Paxton
Publication Date: March 27, 2020
Texas Governor Materials
Tex. Exec. Order GA-14 Relating to statewide continuity of essential services and activities during the COVID-19 disaster (coronavirus) (Link Type: Executive Order)
See: https://lrl.texas.gov/scanned/govdocs/Greg%20Abbott/2020/GA-14.pdf
By Governor Greg Abbott
Publication Date: March 31, 2020
Other
GA-14 essential services designation (workers considered to be essential services for the purposes of Texas executive order GA-14; includes religious worship). (Link Type: Agency Document)
See: https://tdem.texas.gov/essentialservices/
By Texas Division of Emergency Management
Publication Date: Accessed April 1, 2020
Guidance on the essential critical infrastructure workforce (identification of critical infrastructure workers during the COVID-19 response). (Link Type: Agency Document)
See: https://www.cisa.gov/publication/guidance-essential-critical-infrastructure-workforce
By U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Publication Date: March 28, 2020
Letter to Governor Greg Abbott urging him to consider shelter-in-place provisions to protect hospital capacity to better handle COVID-19. (Link Type: Letter)
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By Texas Hospital Association
Publication Date: March 23, 2020
COVID-19 county disaster declarations and orders (includes links to documents). (Link Type: Other)
See: https://www.county.org/TAC/media/TACMedia/Legal/2020/COVID-19-Declaration-Information.pdf
By Texas Association of Counties
Publication Date: Accessed March 31, 2020