ABBOTT: NO GOVERNMENT MANDATED VACCINE PASSPORTS IN TEXAS Posted in: Opinions Gov. Abbott issued an executive order last week banning state agencies, cities or counties from creating a “vaccine passport” requirement. In addition, organizations that receive public funds are prohibited from requiring consumers to prove they have received the COVID-19 vaccine, including businesses that receive money from the state in return for ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!