Coronavirus Resource Page

TBA and Industry Resources

Tip sheet: Opening Texas & Safely Re-opening Our Lobbies

 Cybersecurity White Paper: Developed by the Texas Department of Banking, TBA & IBAT

Bankers Alliance COVID-19 Helpsheet

Compliance Alliance Pandemic Planning for Banks Resource Page

ABA Staff Analysis: COVID-19 FAQ

ABA Pandemic Planning Resource Guide for Banks

TBA Sample Press Release on Coronavirus Preparedness

From Financial Regulators

Texas Department of Banking

Business Continuity Planning Considerations for COVID-19 (March 30)

Proclamation Allowing State-Chartered Banks to Temporarily Close (March 16)

Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending

Notice to State Savings Bank Presidents and CEOs (March 13)


FAQs for National Banks & Federal Savings Associations (March 25)

FAQs for Bank Customers (March 25)

Working with Customers Affected by Coronavirus and Regulatory Assistance (March 13)


FDIC COVID-19 Information for Bankers and Consumers

Federal Reserve Statement on Supervisory Activities (March 24)

Interagency Statement Encouraging Financial Institutions to Work with Borrowers (March 22)

FFIEC Interagency Statement on Pandemic Planning

Agencies Provide Banks Additional Flexibility to Support Households and Businesses (March 17)

Agencies Encourage Banks to Use the Federal Reserve Discount Window (March 16)

Federal Reserve Interagency Statement on Pandemic Planning (March 10)
This guidance is an update to the 2007 Interagency Statement on Pandemic Planning as well as the 2006 Interagency Advisory on Influenza Pandemic Preparedness.

From Treasury and DHS/CISA

 The U.S. Department of the Treasury released Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan guidance (March 31)

Are faith-based organizations eligible for PPP and EIDL loans? Read the SBA's guidance.

DHS/CISA Updated Guidance on Financial Sector Essential Personnel (March 28)
Expanded job descriptions with the financial services sector are included

Treasury Secretary Letter on Financial Sector Essential Personnel (March 22)

Texas and Local Government Resources

Texas Department of State Health Services What To Do Signage for Entrances (May 1)

Texas Department of Public Safety Shelter in Place Orders

Texas Governor Abbott's Executive Order (March 19)
Note: Banks are exempt from the Executive Order as long as necessary precautions are maintained

Texas Governor Abbott Declares State of Disaster in Texas (March 13)

Texas Department of State Health Services: Information for Communities

Track the latest actions taken at city, county at state levels:
National League of Cities Tracker
National Association of Counties Tracker

From Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

Interim Guidance for Business and Employees

Best Practices for Prevention

Fact Sheet: What You Need to Know About COVID-19

Business Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist

CDC Website