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Disability Rights Texas Handout
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Texas Winter Storm Recovery Resources – Staying in Your Home
The Texas Winter Storm Recovery Resources includes information and resources designed to help Texans recover from the storm.
Evictions Due to Damage and Repairs
If your landlord is evicting you so damage caused by the winter storm can be repaired, learn about your rights and options in our Can My Landlord Evict Me Due to Damage from the Winter Storm? handout.
HUD offers foreclosure relief and other assistance
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is implementing federal disaster assistance for the State of Texas to provide support to homeowners and homebuyers in areas affected by the Severe Winter Storm. This measure allows HUD to offer foreclosure relief and other assistance to impacted families living in affected counties.
PUC suspends disconnects for nonpayment
The Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUC) suspended disconnections for non-payment until further notice, including ordering utilities not to process disconnection.
Disclaimer: Disability Rights Texas strives to update its materials on an annual basis, and this handout is based upon the law at the time it was written. The law changes frequently and is subject to various interpretations by different courts. Future changes in the law may make some information in this handout inaccurate.
The handout is not intended to and does not replace an attorney’s advice or assistance based on your particular situation.