Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Relating to severe storms in the State of Texas August 28 through September 14, 2001

Wednesday, October 03, 2001  •  Proclamation


I, RICK PERRY, Governor of Texas, do hereby certify that severe storms and flooding has caused a disaster in Bee, Bell, Duval, Goliad, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Karnes, Matagorda, Maverick and Wilson Counties, in the State of Texas from August 28 through September 14, 2001.

THEREFORE, in accordance with the authority vested in me by Section 418.014 of the Texas Government Code, I do hereby proclaim the existence of such disaster and direct that all necessary measures both public and private as authorized under Section 418.015 of the code be implemented to meet that disaster.

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 3rd day of October, 2001.

RICK PERRY(Signature)

Assistant Secretary of State

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