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11/19/2017 85th R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation in 60 counties due to the catastrophic damage caused by Hurricane Harvey: Angelina, Aransas, Atascosa, Austin, Bastrop, Bee, Bexar, Brazoria... Greg Abbott General proclamation
10/20/2017 85th R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation in 60 counties due to the catastrophic damage caused by Hurricane Harvey: Angelina, Aransas, Atascosa, Austin, Bastrop, Bee, Bexar, Brazoria... Greg Abbott General proclamation
09/20/2017 85th R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation in 60 counties due to the catastrophic damage caused by Hurricane Harvey: Angelina, Aransas, Atascosa, Austin, Bastrop, Bee, Bexar, Brazoria... Greg Abbott General proclamation
09/19/2017 85th R.S. Suspending certain requirements for commercial vehicles traveling in or through the state of Texas to provide disaster assistance to those states directly affected by Hurrican... Greg Abbott General proclamation
09/14/2017 85th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of August 23, 2017, for Hurricane Harvey and declaring a disaster in Milam and San Augustine counties Greg Abbott General proclamation
09/13/2017 85th R.S. Executive Order GA-02 Relating to the suspension of the seven-day waiting period for certain state unemployment insurance claimants who have become unemployed as a direct re... Greg Abbott Executive order
09/07/2017 85th R.S. Establishing the Governor's Commission to Rebuild Texas following the disaster created by Hurricane Harvey, appointing John Sharp as Commissioner Greg Abbott General proclamation
08/31/2017 85th R.S. Letter to County Judges outlining aid eligibility after Hurricane Harvey under the Presidential Disaster Declaration (Individual Assistance, Transitional Shelter Assistance, C... Greg Abbott Other
08/29/2017 85th R.S. Suspending Section 26.007(b) of the Texas Education Code and Section 551.125(d) of the Texas Government Code for the limited purpose of allowing the board of trustees of Port ... Greg Abbott General proclamation
08/28/2017 85th R.S. Authorizing temporary utility connections, allowing public utilities to enter and use private property as necessary for the limited purpose of connecting power lines and recon... Greg Abbott General proclamation
08/28/2017 85th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of August 23, 2017, for Hurricane Harvey and declaring a disaster in these additional counties: Angelina, Orange, Sabine, and Trinity Greg Abbott General proclamation
08/27/2017 85th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of August 23, 2017, for Hurricane Harvey and declaring a disaster in these additional counties: Bastrop, Burleson, Polk, and San Jacinto Greg Abbott General proclamation
08/26/2017 85th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of August 23, 2017, for Hurricane Harvey and declaring a disaster in these additional counties: Atascosa, Bexar, Brazos, Caldwell, Cameron, ... Greg Abbott General proclamation
08/25/2017 85th R.S. Letter to President Donald Trump requesting declaration of a major disaster for the state of Texas as a result of Hurricane Harvey, that began on August 21, 2017 Greg Abbott Other
08/23/2017 85th R.S. Certifying that Tropical Depression Harvey poses a threat of imminent disaster, including severe flooding, storm surge and damaging winds, in the counties of Aransas, Austin, ... Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/01/2017 85th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Henderson, Rains, and Van Zandt counties, due to severe thunderstorms causing tornadoes that began on April 29, 2017 Greg Abbott General proclamation
03/11/2017 85th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Gray, Hemphill, Lipscomb, Ochiltree, Roberts, and Wheeler counties, due to wildfires that began on March 6, 2017 Greg Abbott General proclamation
09/26/2016 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Atascosa and Wilson counties, due to severe weather and flash flooding event August 20-21, 2016 Greg Abbott General proclamation
06/30/2016 84th R.S. Letter to members of the Harris County delegation, regarding Disaster and Deficiency Grants program for emergency disaster response Greg Abbott Other
06/11/2016 84th R.S. Federal disaster declaration granted for Texas counties; Texas, major disaster and related determinations, notice of Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the state... Greg Abbott Other
06/09/2016 84th R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama, through Regional Administrator Tony Robinson, FEMA Region 6, Denton, Texas, RE: Request for Presidential disaster declaration - major disaste... Greg Abbott Other
06/08/2016 84th R.S. Amending proclamation of June 1, 2016, and declaring a disaster in Austin, Bandera, Bastrop, Brazoria, Brazos, Brown, Burleson, Caldwell, Callahan, Clay, Coleman, Colorado, Co... Greg Abbott General proclamation
06/01/2016 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Austin, Bandera, Bastrop, Brazoria, Brazos, Burleson, Coleman, Colorado, Erath, Fayette, Fort Bend, Grimes, Hidalgo, Hood, Jasper, Kleberg, Le... Greg Abbott General proclamation
04/25/2016 84th R.S. Federal disaster declaration granted for Texas counties; Texas, major disaster and related determinations, notice of Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the state... Greg Abbott Other
04/24/2016 84th R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama, through Regional Administrator Tony Robinson, FEMA Region 6, Denton, Texas, RE: Request for Presidential disaster declaration - major disaste... Greg Abbott Other
04/22/2016 84th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of April 18, 2016, and declaring a state of disaster in Austin, Bastrop, Bosque, Colorado, Fayette, Fort Bend, Grimes, Harris, Liberty, Mila... Greg Abbott General proclamation
04/18/2016 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Austin, Bastrop, Colorado, Fort Bend, Grimes, Harris, Montgomery, Waller, and Wharton counties, due to severe weather and flooding event that ... Greg Abbott General proclamation
03/19/2016 84th R.S. Federal disaster declaration granted for Texas counties; Texas, major disaster and related determinations, notice of Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the state... Greg Abbott Other
03/18/2016 84th R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama, through Regional Administrator Tony Robinson, FEMA Region 6, Denton, Texas, RE: Request for Presidential disaster declaration - major disaste... Greg Abbott Other
03/16/2016 84th R.S. Amending proclamation of March 7, 2016, and declaring a state of disaster in Angelina, Erath, Gregg, Hardin, Harrison, Henderson, Hood, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Madison, Ma... Greg Abbott General proclamation
03/14/2016 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Angelina, Erath, Gregg, Hardin, Harrison, Hood, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Madison, Marion, Newton, Orange, Parker, Sabine, San Augustine, a... Greg Abbott General proclamation
03/09/2016 84th R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama, requesting reconsideration of denial of Individual Assistance for the State of Texas (appeal of disaster assistance for severe weather, torna... Greg Abbott Other
02/09/2016 84th R.S. Presidential disaster declaration granted for Texas counties; Texas, major disaster and related determinations, notice of Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the ... Greg Abbott Other
01/26/2016 84th R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama, through Regional Administrator Tony Robinson, FEMA Region 6, Denton, Texas, RE: Request for Presidential disaster declaration - major disaste... Greg Abbott Other
01/26/2016 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Cameron County, due to severe weather, tornado and flooding event that occurred between October 22, 2015, and October 31, 2015 Greg Abbott General proclamation
01/26/2016 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Bailey, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collin, Dallas, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Ellis, Franklin, Hall, Hardeman, Harrison, Henderson, Hockley, Hopkin... Greg Abbott General proclamation
12/31/2015 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Collin, Dallas, Ellis, Rockwall, and Wichita Counties, due to severe winter weather and tornado event that began on December 26, 2015 (adding ... Greg Abbott General proclamation
12/27/2015 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Collin, Dallas, Ellis and Rockwall Counties, due to severe winter weather and tornado event that began on December 26, 2015 Greg Abbott General proclamation
11/25/2015 84th R.S. Presidential disaster declaration granted for Texas counties; Texas, major disaster and related determinations, notice of Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the ... Greg Abbott Other
11/20/2015 84th R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama, through Regional Administrator Tony Robinson, FEMA Region 6, Denton, Texas, RE: Request for Presidential disaster declaration - major disaste... Greg Abbott Other
11/20/2015 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Bastrop, Brazoria, Caldwell, Comal, Galveston, Guadalupe, Hardin, Harris, Hays, Hidalgo, Liberty, Navarro, Travis, Willacy, and Wilson Countie... Greg Abbott General proclamation
10/15/2015 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Bastrop County due to wildfires that started on October 13, 2015 Greg Abbott General proclamation
07/30/2015 84th R.S. Amending a previous series of proclamations from May certifying that the severe weather, tornado and flooding event that began on May 4, 2015, has now caused a disaster in 122... Greg Abbott General proclamation
06/22/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamations of May 11, May 15, May 25, May 26, May 29, June 3, and June 18, 2015, declaring a disaster in 110 Texas counties due to severe weather, tornado... Greg Abbott General proclamation
06/18/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamations of May 11, May 15, May 25, May 26, May 29, and June 3, 2015, declaring a disaster in 104 Texas counties due to severe weather, tornado, and flo... Greg Abbott General proclamation
06/06/2015 84th R.S. FEMA amends disaster declaration; Texas, Amendment No. 1 to notice of a major disaster declaration (FEMA-4223-DR), Federal Emergency Management Agency, June 5, 2015 (Bastrop, ... Greg Abbott Other
06/03/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamations of May 11, May 15, May 25, May 26, and May 29, 2015, declaring a disaster in 94 Texas counties due to severe weather, tornado, and flooding eve... Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/30/2015 84th R.S. Presidential disaster declaration granted for Texas counties; Texas, major disaster and related determinations, notice of Presidential declaration of a major disaster for the ... Greg Abbott Other
05/29/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamations of May 11, May 15, May 25, and May 26, 2015, declaring a disaster in 70 Texas counties due to severe weather, tornado, and flooding event Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/26/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamations of May 11, May 15, and May 25, 2015, declaring a disaster in Archer, Bastrop, Blanco, Bosque, Bowie, Caldwell, Cass, Clay, Collin, Comal, Cooke... Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/25/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamation of May 11, 2015, declaring a disaster in Archer, Bastrop, Bosque, Caldwell, Cass, Clay, Collin, Cooke, Denton, Dewitt, Eastland, Fannin, Gaines,... Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/15/2015 84th R.S. Amending disaster proclamation of May 11, 2015 to include Cooke, Grimes, Hood, Navarro, Smith, and Wise counties, declaring a state of disaster in Bosque, Clay, Cooke, Denton,... Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/11/2015 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Bosque, Clay, Denton, Eastland, Gaines, Montague, and Van Zandt counties, due to severe weather, tornado, and flooding event that began on May... Greg Abbott General proclamation
05/08/2015 84th R.S. Renewing the Emergency Disaster Proclamation of March 9, 2015, certifying that exceptional drought conditions posed a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texa... Greg Abbott General proclamation
04/08/2015 84th R.S. Renewing the Emergency Disaster Proclamation of March 9, 2015, certifying that exceptional drought conditions posed a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texa... Greg Abbott General proclamation
03/09/2015 84th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Greg Abbott General proclamation
01/18/2015 84th R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
12/22/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
11/24/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
10/25/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
09/26/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
08/29/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
08/01/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
07/03/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
06/06/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
05/16/2014 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Hutchinson County due to wildfires that started May 11, 2014 Rick Perry General proclamation
05/09/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
04/11/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas (Acting Go... Rick Perry General proclamation
03/14/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
03/13/2014 83rd R.S. Gov. Perry appeals denial of presidential disaster declaration for winter storms; Letter to President Barack Obama Rick Perry Other
02/14/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
01/25/2014 83rd R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama appealing denial of major disaster declaration for the State of Texas as a result of the historic flooding event in Travis, Caldwell and Hays... Rick Perry Other
01/16/2014 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
12/20/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
12/12/2013 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster to due to severe flooding, which occurred on October 30, 2013, and continued through November 16, 2013, in Bell, Caldwell, Freestone, Guadalupe, ... Rick Perry General proclamation
12/05/2013 83rd R.S. Certifying that a significant winter storm poses a threat of imminent disaster in selected counties Rick Perry General proclamation
11/26/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
11/01/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
10/03/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
09/06/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
08/09/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
07/12/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
07/09/2013 83rd R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama appealing Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) denial of major disaster declaration to West, Texas after fertilizer plant explosion Rick Perry Other
06/15/2013 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Maverick County due to severe flooding June 14-15, 2013 (Acting Governor David Dewhurst) Rick Perry General proclamation
06/14/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
06/06/2013 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Bexar County due to severe flooding on May 25-27, 2013 Rick Perry General proclamation
05/22/2013 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Ellis, Hood, Johnson, and Parker counties due to the severe storms and tornado outbreak that occurred on May 15, 2013 (amending proclamation o... Rick Perry General proclamation
05/20/2013 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in Ellis, Hood, and Johnson counties due to the severe storms and tornado outbreak that occurred on May 15, 2013 (Granbury tornado) Rick Perry General proclamation
05/17/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
04/18/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
04/18/2013 83rd R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in McLennan County due to the explosion in West, Texas, on April 17, 2013 Rick Perry General proclamation
03/22/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
02/21/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
01/25/2013 83rd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
12/28/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
11/30/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
11/02/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
10/05/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
09/07/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specifìed counties in Texas (Acting Go... Rick Perry General proclamation
08/10/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
07/13/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
06/15/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties in Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
05/18/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster to specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
04/20/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster to specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
04/05/2012 82nd R.S. Declaring a disaster in Dallas, Kaufman and Tarrant Counties due to severe storms and tornadoes Rick Perry General proclamation
03/23/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster to specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
03/23/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/24/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/24/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster to specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/17/2012 82nd R.S. Amending the administration of the Hurricane Ike Disaster Area Bond Program Rick Perry General proclamation
01/26/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
01/26/2012 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of July 5, 2011, certifying that exceptional drought conditions pose a threat of imminent disaster to specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
12/27/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
12/14/2011 82nd R.S. Expanded disaster declaration provides much-needed relief for communities impacted by wildfires Rick Perry Other
11/30/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties (Acting Governor David Dewhurst) Rick Perry General proclamation
10/31/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
10/01/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
09/01/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
08/03/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
07/05/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
07/01/2011 82nd R.S. Statement regarding President Barack Obama's approval of a portion of Texas' request for a disaster declaration Rick Perry Other
06/11/2011 82nd 1st C.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010 declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
05/26/2011 82nd R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama appealing denial of major disaster declaration for wildfires Rick Perry Other
05/13/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010, declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
05/03/2011 82nd R.S. FEMA denies presidential disaster declaration for wildfires Rick Perry Other
04/16/2011 82nd R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama requesting a major disaster declaration for the state of Texas (includes proclamation of April 15, 2011 renewing disaster proclamation of Dece... Rick Perry Other
General proclamation
04/15/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010, declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
03/18/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010, declaring an extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/17/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010, regarding the fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
01/19/2011 82nd R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of December 21, 2010, regarding the threat of extreme fire hazard in specified Texas counties Rick Perry General proclamation
12/21/2010 81st R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in 244 Texas counties due to threat of extreme fire hazard Rick Perry General proclamation
10/12/2010 81st R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama appealing his administration’s decision not to grant Texas a presidential disaster declaration for 13 counties due to extensive flood damage a... Rick Perry Other
09/20/2010 81st R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of September 9, 2010, relating to Tropical Storm Hermine (includes letter to the President of the United States requesting that he declare a... Rick Perry General proclamation
09/09/2010 81st R.S. Declaring a state of disaster due to Tropical Storm Hermine Rick Perry General proclamation
07/28/2010 81st R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama requesting a major disaster declaration for several Texas counties due to ongoing river flooding as the result of Hurricane Alex and Tropical ... Rick Perry Other
07/26/2010 81st R.S. Renewing the emergency disaster proclamation of June 28, 2010 relating to Hurricane Alex Rick Perry General proclamation
06/29/2010 81st R.S. Letter to President Barack Obama requesting a pre-landfall emergency declaration for 19 South Texas counties Rick Perry Other
06/28/2010 81st R.S. Declaring that Tropical Storm Alex poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast Rick Perry General proclamation
12/07/2009 81st R.S. Providing for administration of the qualified Hurricane Ike disaster area bond program and naming priorities for the designation of such bonds Rick Perry General proclamation
11/10/2009 81st R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation of Oct. 13, 2009 certifying that a long-term statewide drought has caused extreme shortages of both forage and hay throughout the State of T... Rick Perry General proclamation
09/11/2009 81st R.S. Certifying that there is an extreme fire hazard that poses a threat of imminent disaster in several counties of Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
07/15/2009 81st R.S. Certifying that there is an extreme fire hazard that poses a threat of imminent disaster in certain counties Rick Perry General proclamation
05/05/2009 81st R.S. Extending the disaster proclamation of Sept. 8, 2008, certifying that certain Texas counties are continuing to endure a disaster as a result of Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
04/13/2009 81st R.S. Certifying that extreme fire hazard continues to pose a threat of imminent disaster in the counties of Clay, Cooke, Hamilton, Jack, Montague and Wichita beginning April 9, 200... Rick Perry General proclamation
04/08/2009 81st R.S. Gov. Perry touts Texas approach to disaster management Rick Perry Speech
04/03/2009 81st R.S. Renewing the emergency disaster proclamation of September 8, 2008 regarding Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
03/30/2009 81st R.S. Certifying that there is an extreme fire hazard that poses a threat of imminent disaster in several counties of Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
03/23/2009 81st R.S. Submitting emergency matters to the 81st Legislature: legislation associated with wildfire damage and recovery Rick Perry Legislative message
03/17/2009 81st R.S. Designating that projects located in Brazoria, Chambers, Galveston, Jefferson, and Orange Counties, shall be the priorities for utilization of Hurricane Ike disaster area bond... Rick Perry General proclamation
03/05/2009 81st R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation issued September 8, 2008 certifying that Hurricane Ike continues to create a state of disaster in certain counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/27/2009 81st R.S. Renewing the disaster proclamation issued January 30, 2009 certifying that an extreme fire hazard poses a threat of imminent disaster in specified counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/04/2009 81st R.S. Extending the disaster proclamation of Sept. 8, 2008, certifying that certain Texas counties are continuing to endure a disaster as a result of Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
01/30/2009 81st R.S. Certifying that there is an extreme fire hazard that poses a threat of imminent disaster in several counties of Texas Rick Perry General proclamation
01/02/2009 80th R.S. Extending the disaster declaration of September 8, 2008 certifying that certain Texas counties are continuing to endure a disaster as a result of Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
12/14/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that severe storms and tornadoes that occurred Dec. 8, 2008, have caused a disaster in Grayson County Rick Perry General proclamation
12/05/2008 80th R.S. Renewing the emergency disaster proclamation of September 8, 2008, regarding Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
11/20/2008 80th R.S. Gov. Perry announces Commission for Disaster Recovery and Renewal Rick Perry Speech
11/20/2008 80th R.S. Executive order RP-69 Relating to the creation of the Governor’s Commission for Disaster Recovery and Renewal Rick Perry Executive order
11/06/2008 80th R.S. Renewing the emergency disaster proclamation of September 8, 2008, regarding Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
10/20/2008 80th R.S. Letter to President George W. Bush (requesting extension for federal assistance for Hurricane Ike recovery, 100 percent debris removal) Rick Perry Other
10/15/2008 80th R.S. Extending the suspension of the collection of all state and local hotel occupancy taxes from the victims of Hurricane Ike, for a period ending on October 27, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
10/07/2008 80th R.S. Extending the state of disaster due to Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
09/24/2008 80th R.S. Gov. Perry announces HUD Disaster Housing Assistance Program Rick Perry Speech
09/19/2008 80th R.S. Letter to President George W. Bush requesting to declare an emergency for the county of Presidio Rick Perry Other
09/18/2008 80th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster in the county of Presidio due to levee overflow Rick Perry General proclamation
09/17/2008 80th R.S. Amending proclamation of September 12, 2008, which suspended the collection of all state and local hotel occupancy taxes for victims of Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
09/15/2008 80th R.S. Concerning the expeditious restoration of electrical utility services disrupted by Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
09/12/2008 80th R.S. Letter to the Texas Comptroller suspending lodging expenses for Hurricane Ike Rick Perry Other
09/12/2008 80th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of September 7, 2008 to certify that additional counties are under imminent threat of disaster due to Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
09/12/2008 80th R.S. Amending the disaster proclamation of September 11, 2008, which suspended the collection of all state and local hotel occupancy taxes for the victims of Hurricane Ike Rick Perry General proclamation
09/11/2008 80th R.S. Approval of leave for American Red Cross volunteers and amateur radio operators who are participating in disaster relief services in connection with Hurricane Ike Rick Perry Other
09/11/2008 80th R.S. Suspending the collection of all state and local hotel and motel taxes from the victims of Hurricane Ike for a period of 14 days, beginning September 8, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
09/08/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that Hurricane Ike poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast and in 88 counties of Texas beginning September 7, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
08/28/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that Hurricane Gustav poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast and in 61 counties of Texas beginning August 27, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
08/20/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that storms and flooding which occurred August 18, 2008, and continuing, have caused a disaster in Starr and Wichita Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
08/04/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that Tropical Storm Edouard poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast beginning August 3, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
07/23/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that Tropical Storm Dolly poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast beginning July 22, 2008 and declaring a disaster in Starr County Rick Perry General proclamation
07/22/2008 80th R.S. Certifying that Tropical Storm Dolly poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast beginning July 22, 2008 and declaring a disaster in Aransas, Bexar, Brooks, Calh... Rick Perry General proclamation
06/06/2008 80th R.S. Renewing the extreme fire hazard proclamation of January 29, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
05/01/2008 80th R.S. Renewing extreme fire hazard proclamation and adding more counties to extreme fire danger Rick Perry General proclamation
04/24/2008 80th R.S. Amending April 2, 2008, disaster proclamation to include Shelby County, due to severe storms and flooding on March 30, 2008 Rick Perry General proclamation
04/02/2008 80th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms and flooding on March 30, 2008, in Sabine and San Augustine Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
02/28/2008 80th R.S. Renewing extreme fire hazard proclamation and adding more counties to extreme fire danger Rick Perry General proclamation
02/01/2008 80th R.S. Letter to President George W. Bush requesting disaster declaration for wildfires. Rick Perry Other
01/29/2008 80th R.S. Declaring that 152 counties in Texas are threatened by extreme fire hazard Rick Perry General proclamation
07/30/2007 80th R.S. Amending June 19, 2007, disaster proclamation to include Edwards, Medina, and Wilbarger Counties due to severe storms, flooding and tornadoes on May 23, 2007 Rick Perry General proclamation
07/13/2007 80th R.S. Amending June 19, 2007, disaster proclamation to include Anderson, McCulloch, Navarro, Nueces, Upshur, and Walker Counties due to severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes on May... Rick Perry General proclamation
06/29/2007 80th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms, flash flooding, and flooding that began May 23, 2007, in Archer, Baylor, Bell, Blanco, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Coleman, Collin, Co... Rick Perry General proclamation
06/22/2007 80th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes on June 16-18, 2007, in Bosque, Coryell, and Denton Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
06/19/2007 80th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms, flooding, and tornadoes on June 16-18, 2007, in Cooke, Grayson, Lampasas, and Tarrant Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
04/25/2007 80th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms and tornadoes on April 21, 2007, in Moore and Swisher Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
04/25/2007 80th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms and tornadoes on April 24, 2007, in Maverick County Rick Perry General proclamation
01/03/2007 79th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms and tornadoes on December 29, 2006, in Johnson and Limestone Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
12/05/2006 79th R.S. Amending disaster proclamation of October 30, 2006 to include Galveston County, due to severe storms and flooding that began on October 15, 2006 Rick Perry General proclamation
10/30/2006 79th R.S. Amending disaster proclamation of October 23, 2006 to include Brazoria County Rick Perry General proclamation
10/23/2006 79th R.S. Proclaiming a disaster in Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Newton, Orange, Polk, San Jacinto, and Tyler Counties due to severe storms and flooding Rick Perry General proclamation
08/24/2006 79th R.S. Declaring a disaster in 181 counties in the State of Texas that are threatened by high or extreme fire danger Rick Perry General proclamation
05/11/2006 79th 3rd C.S. Presenting legislation relating to appropriations to pay for damages and disruptions suffered by Lamar University and its related institutions caused by Hurricanes Katrina and... Rick Perry Legislative message
05/11/2006 79th 3rd C.S. Presenting legislation relating to the recovery and securitization of reasonable and necessary hurricane reconstruction costs incurred by certain electric utilities outside of... Rick Perry Legislative message
04/20/2006 79th 3rd C.S. Executive order RP-59 Relating to renewal of disaster recovery issues due to the effects of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita Rick Perry Executive order
03/17/2006 79th R.S. Declaring a state of disaster due to fire hazard Rick Perry General proclamation
03/10/2006 79th R.S. Executive order RP-56 Relating to the renewal of disaster recovery issues addressed in RP-54 and RP-55 Rick Perry Executive order
02/10/2006 79th R.S. Executive order RP-55 Relating to the renewal of disaster recovery issues addressed in Executive Order No. RP-54 Rick Perry Executive order
02/02/2006 79th R.S. Extending the declaration of disaster due to severe fire hazard Rick Perry General proclamation
01/18/2006 79th R.S. Extending the declaration of disaster due to severe drought conditions Rick Perry General proclamation
01/10/2006 79th R.S. Executive order RP-54 Relating to disaster recovery from the effects of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita Rick Perry Executive order
12/27/2005 79th R.S. Declaring that 254 counties in the State of Texas are threatened by extreme fire hazard Rick Perry General proclamation
12/01/2005 79th R.S. Extending the declaration of disaster due to the effects of Hurricane Katrina Rick Perry General proclamation
10/20/2005 79th R.S. Extending the declaration of disaster due to the effects of Hurricane Rita Rick Perry General proclamation
10/03/2005 79th R.S. Ordering the suspension of collections of the state and local hotel and motel taxes in response to Hurricane Rita Rick Perry General proclamation
10/03/2005 79th R.S. Extending the disaster declaration due to the effects of Hurricane Katrina Rick Perry General proclamation
09/20/2005 79th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to the effects of Hurricane Rita Rick Perry General proclamation
09/20/2005 79th R.S. Ordering the suspension of collections of the state and local hotel and motel taxes in anticipation of Hurricane Rita Rick Perry General proclamation
09/02/2005 79th R.S. Ordering the suspension of collections of the state and local hotel and motel taxes for the victims of Hurricane Katrina Rick Perry General proclamation
09/01/2005 79th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to the effects of Hurricane Katrina Rick Perry General proclamation
12/09/2004 78th R.S. Declaring disaster due to flooding in several southeast Texas Counties Rick Perry General proclamation
10/20/2003 78th R.S. Proclaiming a disaster in Brooks, Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr and Willacy Counties due to excessive rain and flooding caused by severe storms from October 9-20, 2003 Rick Perry General proclamation
07/15/2003 78th 1st C.S. Declaring that Hurricane Claudette poses a threat of imminent disaster along the Texas Coast beginning July 15, 2003 Rick Perry General proclamation
10/25/2002 77th R.S. Declaring a disaster in Nueces County Rick Perry General proclamation
10/01/2002 77th R.S. Declaring that Hurricane Lili poses a threat of imminent disaster Rick Perry General proclamation
09/16/2002 77th R.S. Declaring a disaster in Brazoria, Frio, Galveston, La Salle, Matagorda, and Wharton Counties due to Tropical Storm Fay Rick Perry General proclamation
11/30/2001 77th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms, floods and tornadoes in Blanco, Caldwell, Edwards, Hays, Kimble, Real and Travis Counties on Nov. 15-18, 2001 Rick Perry General proclamation
10/25/2001 77th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to recent storms and tornadoes in Gillespie, McLennan, Medina, and Wise Counties on October 12, 2001 Rick Perry General proclamation
10/03/2001 77th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to severe storms and flooding in Bee, Bell, Duval, Goliad, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Karnes, Matagorda, Maverick and Wilson Counties from August 28 through... Rick Perry General proclamation
09/20/2001 77th R.S. Declaring a disaster due to the failure of the Queen Isabella Causeway on September 15, 2001 Rick Perry General proclamation
09/14/2001 77th R.S. Extending the state of disaster arising from the events of September 11, 2001 Rick Perry General proclamation
09/11/2001 77th R.S. Related to the closure of all Texas airports and resultant emergency demand for transportation, shelter, and related services; declaring state of disaster related to Section 1... Rick Perry General proclamation
06/09/2001 77th R.S. Relating to storm damage from Tropical Storm Allison Rick Perry General proclamation