What happens to Texas when the sun disappears?

The disappearance of the sun in Texas has become the topic of conversation in the state.

The Texas Legislature last week passed a bill that would give local governments the power to declare a state of emergency if the sun does not appear to be shining.

The legislation is now in the Senate, and Gov.

Greg Abbott (R) has said he will sign it.

The governor’s office has not said if it plans to sign it, but state legislators have argued that if the state does not have a clear answer, then the state should use the state-imposed emergency declaration to take away state funds from private schools.

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Under the bill, school districts in the five most populous counties — Harris, Williamson, Travis and Galveston — would have to immediately suspend all outdoor activities until the sun comes back in.

That would include no classes, school field trips and other school activities.

The district would have until the end of the school year to make the changes, which would be implemented gradually over several months.

It would be the first time in Texas history that the state has imposed a state-wide lockdown on schools, the Tribune reported.

If the sun were to disappear completely, the Texas Legislature would have the ability to enact emergency measures, such as limiting school hours, restricting the use of public transit and other transportation options, limiting the number of school buses and increasing the number and size of security patrols.

That could include the use or sale of school buildings to private corporations, the report said.

Other measures would include restricting how many people can attend school on a given day and restricting how long the state can spend in the school system without being in a lockdown.

If the sun was to disappear, schools would have fewer students than they do now, the bill said.

Schools would have 30 days to close and would have 90 days to reopen before a state shutdown began.

In the case of an emergency, the school district would be given a “time-out” period of 24 hours and would be able to reopen at a later time.

The school district also would be allowed to issue temporary financial aid.

The state would have power to impose sanctions on districts, including suspending state funds, prohibiting them from conducting classes or sending students to school, banning the sale of state-issued equipment, and freezing the accounts of teachers, principals and other state employees.

In a written statement, Abbott’s office said that Texas schools would be open as usual.

“The governor has consistently stated that he will not allow school closures or other restrictions to restrict the freedom of Texas citizens to participate in their civic duty, and he will continue to support the Texas school system and its students and families,” the statement said.

“If there is a lapse in communication with our legislators on the proposed legislation, it will be our policy to immediately implement the measures set forth in the bill and continue to make sure all Texans can safely return to school.”

In the wake of the eclipse, Texas legislators have taken steps to help educate the public about what is happening to the state’s weather and climate.


Abbott and several state lawmakers have said that the sun is not going to reappear in Texas until the next solar eclipse, which is expected to occur in 2019.

On Monday, the state Senate approved legislation that would make public colleges and universities tuition-free for four years if they receive federal funding.

The bill also would provide for free solar energy for homes and businesses.

State Sen. Don Huffines (R-Dallas), one of the bill’s sponsors, said that he believes Texas will be able make good on the governor’s promise to restore normalcy, if the solar eclipse passes.

“The sun is going to be here for a long time,” Huffines said.

He said he thinks there is hope for Texas, and it’s not going away.

“I do think we will be back,” he said.

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