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Posted on: March 30, 2020

UPDATED ORDERS: Judge Branick issues Addendum to Seventh Amended Order

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UPDATED COVID-19 ORDERS: State Orders, County Summary

March 30, 2020
Updates issued from the Office of the Texas Governor requiring Travel Documents, badges for occupational entry.
Jefferson County provides a summary of the orders.

March 26, 2020

Jefferson County Judge Branick issued Addendum 1 to the Sixth Amended Emergency Order. Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed an Executive Order regarding hospital capacity on March 22, 2020.


Executive Order COVID-19 hospital capacity-03-22-2020 

COVID All-Region Flyer-Spanish


March 21, 2020

For trusted sources of information, and to dispel rumors, please visit the following sites:


Link to Texas Department of State Health Services 

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles


March 20, 2020

Judge Jeff Branick has issued an updated Media Advisory for Jefferson County, which includes salons and nail shops. Please see below all Orders signed for Jefferson County. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has also issued an Executive Order, effective on the date posted. (Executive Order link below).


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jefferson County Judge, Jeff Branick, issues Amended Emergency Orders

Please see the attached orders from Jefferson County Judge Branick and the Proclamation(s) from Texas Governor, Greg Abbott.

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