THE GOVERNOR

Appointments

Appointments for April 18, 2022

Appointed to the OneStar National Service Commission for a term to expire March 15, 2025, Annette G. Juba of Austin, Texas (Ms. Juba is being reappointed).

Appointed to the OneStar National Service Commission for a term to expire March 15, 2025, Michael H. "Mike" Morath of Austin. Texas (Commissioner Morath is being reappointed).

Appointed to the OneStar National Service Commission for a term to expire March 15, 2025, Corina Sadler of Van Alstyne, Texas (replacing Daphne D. Brookins of Forest Hill, whose term expired).

Appointed to the OneStar National Service Commission for a term to expire March 15, 2025, Girien R. Salazar of Dallas, Texas (Mr. Salazar is being reappointed).

Appointed to the OneStar National Service Commission for a term to expire March 15, 2025, Eugene J. "Gene" Seaman of Corpus Christi, Texas (Representative Seaman is being reappointed).

Appointments for April 22, 2022

Appointed to the Department of Information Resources for a term to expire February 1, 2027, Jeffrey W. Allison of Houston, Texas (replacing Stuart A. Bernstein of Austin, whose term expired).

Appointed to the Department of Information Resources for a term to expire February 1, 2027, Christopher "Stephen" Franke of Dallas, Texas (replacing Christian A. Alvarado of Austin, whose term expired).

Appointments for April 25, 2022

Appointed as a Justice of the Sixth Court of Appeals, Place 3, for a term until December 31, 2022, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified, L. Charles E. van Cleef of Longview, Texas (replacing Justice Ralph K. Burgess of Texarkana, who resigned).

Appointments for April 26, 2022

Appointed to the OneStar National Service Commission for a term to expire March 15, 2024, Daniel A. "Dan" Leal of Bastrop, Texas (replacing Brenda C. Dees of Rockport, who resigned).

Appointments for April 27, 2022

Designated as presiding officer of the Texas Holocaust, Genocide, and Antisemitism Advisory Commission, for a term to expire at the pleasure of the Governor, Kenneth E. "Kenny" Goldberg of Dallas.

Appointed pursuant to HB 3257, 87th Legislature, Regular Session, to the Texas Holocaust, Genocide, and Antisemitism Advisory Commission, for a term to expire February 1, 2025, Sandra Hagee Parker of San Antonio, Texas.

Greg Abbott, Governor

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Proclamation 41-3901

TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:

WHEREAS, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, issued a disaster proclamation on March 13, 2020, certifying under Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) poses an imminent threat of disaster for all counties in the State of Texas; and

WHEREAS, in each subsequent month effective through today, I have issued proclamations renewing the disaster declaration for all Texas counties; and

WHEREAS, I have issued executive orders and suspensions of Texas laws in response to COVID-19, aimed at protecting the health and safety of Texans and ensuring an effective response to this disaster; and

WHEREAS, a state of disaster continues to exist in all counties due to COVID-19;

NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with the authority vested in me by Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code, I do hereby renew the disaster proclamation for all counties in Texas.

Pursuant to Section 418.017, I authorize the use of all available resources of state government and of political subdivisions that are reasonably necessary to cope with this disaster.

Pursuant to Section 418.016, any regulatory statute prescribing the procedures for conduct of state business or any order or rule of a state agency that would in any way prevent, hinder, or delay necessary action in coping with this disaster shall be suspended upon written approval of the Office of the Governor. However, to the extent that the enforcement of any state statute or administrative rule regarding contracting or procurement would impede any state agency's emergency response that is necessary to cope with this declared disaster, I hereby suspend such statutes and rules for the duration of this declared disaster for that limited purpose.

In accordance with the statutory requirements, copies of this proclamation shall be filed with the applicable authorities.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto signed my name and have officially caused the Seal of State to be affixed at my office in the City of Austin, Texas, this the 22nd day of April, 2022.

Greg Abbott, Governor

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Proclamation 41-3902

TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:

WHEREAS, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, issued a disaster proclamation on May 31, 2021, certifying under Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code that the surge of individuals unlawfully crossing the Texas-Mexico border posed an ongoing and imminent threat of disaster for a number of Texas counties and for all state agencies affected by this disaster; and

WHEREAS, I amended the aforementioned proclamation in a number of subsequent proclamations, including to modify the list of affected counties and therefore declare a state of disaster for those counties, and for all state agencies affected by this disaster; and

WHEREAS, the certified conditions continue to exist and pose an ongoing and imminent threat of disaster as set forth in the prior proclamations;

NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with the authority vested in me by Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code, I do hereby renew the disaster proclamation for Bee, Brewster, Brooks, Chambers, Colorado, Crane, Crockett, Culberson, DeWitt, Dimmit, Duval, Edwards, Frio, Galveston, Goliad, Gonzales, Hudspeth, Jackson, Jeff Davis, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kimble, Kinney, Kleberg, La Salle, Lavaca, Live Oak, Mason, Maverick, McCulloch, McMullen, Medina, Menard, Midland, Pecos, Presidio, Real, Refugio, San Patricio, Schleicher, Sutton, Terrell, Throckmorton, Uvalde, Val Verde, Victoria, Webb, Wharton, Wilbarger, Wilson, Zapata, and Zavala counties, and for all state agencies affected by this disaster. All orders, directions, suspensions, and authorizations provided in the Proclamation of May 31, 2021, as amended and renewed in subsequent proclamations, are in full force and effect.

In accordance with the statutory requirements, copies of this proclamation shall be filed with the applicable authorities.

IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have hereunto signed my name and have officially caused the Seal of State to be affixed at my office in the City of Austin, Texas, this the 22nd day of April, 2022.

Greg Abbott, Governor

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