Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

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Seventeenth Judicial Updates Supreme Court, Governor and other Agency Updates

2020-93-GEN — Case Resolution and Case Management During COVID-19

Department of Health COVID Trend Weekly Analysis

Temporary Procedures for Bond Hearings; In Custody Change of Plea Hearings; and other Hearings    Updated November 15, 2020

Operational Plan for Phase 2 Court Operations  Entered October 15, 2020

2020-81-Temp – Continuity of Court Operations & Judicial Proceedings During COVID-19 – Transitioning From Phase 1 to Phase 2   Effective October 12, 2020

2020-80-Temp – Health & Safety Requirements in Courthouse Facilities During COVID-19  Entered September 25, 2020

Temporary Procedures for Bond Hearings; In Custody Change of Plea Hearings; and other Hearings    Updated July 15, 2020

Press Release: Clerk of Courts’ Offices to Open June 1, 2020  Published May 22, 2020

NOTICE: Amended Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Misdemeanor Plea Docket    Published April 23, 2020

Temporary Procedures for Bond Hearings; In Custody Change of Plea Hearings; and other Hearings  Published April 14,2020

Zoom Announcement for Attorneys   Published April 13,2020

Administrative Order 2020-31-Temp (Regarding Failure to Appear Custody Orders in Juvenile Delinquency Cases)     Published April 2, 2020

Administrative Order 2020-30-Temp (Parenting in Domestic Relations Cases)   Published April 2, 2020

Administrative Order 2020-29-Temp (Modifying and/or Suspending In-Person Visitation for Children Under the Protective Supervision of the Department of Children and Families)   Published March 30, 2020

Safe Steps Public Safety Announcement

Supreme Court AOSC20-32-In-re-COVID-19-Public-Health-and-Safety  Amended November 23, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-23, In re: Comprehensive COVID-19 Emergency Measures for the Florida State Courts  Amended November 23, 2020 

CDC Order Temporarily Halting Residential Evictions to Prevent the Further Spread of COVID-19  Published September 1, 2020

Governor DeSantis Executive Order 20-211 Limited Extension of Mortgage Foreclosure and Eviction Relief  Published August 31, 2020

Supreme Court Memo-re-Health-and-Safety-Precautions-for-Phase-2  Published May 22, 2020

Supreme Court Memo-re-Recommendations-for-Priority-to-Resume-In-Person-Trial-Court-Proceedings  Published May 22, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-31-In-re-Remote-Civil-Jury-Trial-Pilot-Program  Published May 22, 2020

Best Practices Developed by COVID-19 Workgroup – 2020-05-11-Memo  Published May 11, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-24, Extending Court Mediator Education & Certification Deadlines  Published April 7, 2020

Office of the Governor Executive Order 20-91Essential Services and Activities During COVID-19 Emergency    Published April 1, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-21 – Order on Continuing Judicial Education Deadlines    Published March 31, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-20 – Order on Court Language Interpreter Regulations     Published March 31, 2020

Family First Coronavirus Relief Act     Published March 30, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-19 – Order on Speedy Trial Deadlines in Traffic Infraction Cases     Published March 30, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-18 – Health-Related Limitations in DCF Family Visitation Cases     Published March 27, 2020

Supreme Court 2020-92 – Assigning Judges to Statewide Duty in Certain Criminal Matters     Published March 26, 2020

Supreme Court AOS20-17 – COVID-19 EMERGENCY MEASURES IN THE FLORIDA STATE COURTS     Published March 24, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-13COVID-19 EMERGENCY PROCEDURES IN THE FLORIDA STATE COURTS   Published March 13, 2020

Supreme Court AOSC20-12 – RESPONSE OF THE FLORIDA STATE COURTS SYSTEM TO CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) Published March 11, 2020