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Date   Court   County Update
09/22/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of Amending General Order 20-16 Community Service Hours and Community Restitution Service Fees Collection
09/18/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
COVID-19 Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit - Further Amended Administrative Order Regarding Evictions
09/18/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit During COVID - DUI, Misdemeanor, Traffic and Municipal Ordinance Jury Trials
09/16/20 Appellate Court 2nd District Second District Appellate Court Vacates Extension of Time For Paper Copies of Briefs
09/08/20 Cook County Cook CART (Communication Access RealTime Translation) on Zoom
09/03/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures for Jury Trials
09/01/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Guidelines for Criminal Jury Trials in the Third Circuit due to COVID-19 Pandemic
08/31/20 Appellate Court 1st District Administrative Order Regarding Suspension of Paper Copies
08/27/20 9th Circuit Fulton Fulton County Court Temporary Closing
08/26/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
COVID-19 Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit - Evictions
08/20/20 8th Circuit Adams Additional Adams County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
08/19/20 3rd Circuit Madison Resumption of Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit - Alton Facility
08/13/20 13th Circuit LaSalle Press Release Regarding LaSalle County Downtown Courthouse
08/12/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
COVID-19 Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit
08/11/20 7th Circuit Greene Greene County Court Makes Changes Due to COVID-19
08/04/20 3rd Circuit Madison Resumption of Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit
08/04/20 8th Circuit Adams Additional Adams County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
08/04/20 12th Circuit Will Misdemeanor Division Court Remote Proceeding Procedure Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
08/04/20 15th Circuit Stephenson Procedures for Remote Hearings in Civil Matters in Stephenson County
07/31/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
07/31/20 15th Circuit Carroll Guidelines for Remote Court Hearings on Zoom
07/31/20 15th Circuit Ogle Procedures for Remote Hearings in Matters Pending in Ogle County
07/31/20 20th Circuit St. Clair Continuing Jury Trials Due to COVID-19
07/30/20 15th Circuit Jo Daviess Remote Hearings (Video Conferencing/Zoom) in Jo Daviess County
07/30/20 15th Circuit Jo Daviess Submission of Proposed Orders to the Court in Jo Daviess County
07/29/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
07/24/20 5th Circuit Cumberland Temporary Closure of Cumberland County Courthouse
07/24/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Temporary Closure of Rita B. Garman Vermilion County Courthouse
07/16/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Resumption of Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit - Civil
07/16/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Resumption of Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit - Criminal
07/16/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Fourth Circuit Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
07/13/20 1st Circuit Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
Standing Order for Judge Gott: Juvenile, Family Case or Other Assigned Cases
07/10/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures Re: Email Box Procedures
07/08/20 Appellate Court 4th District Administrative Order Restoring Oral Arguments
07/07/20 17th Circuit Winnebago Circuit Court Takes Precautions After Winnebago County Judge Tests Positive for COVID-19
07/02/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures for the Criminal Division
06/30/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Criminal Justice Resumption
06/30/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
06/30/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
06/30/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of COVID-19 Criminal Jury Trial Procedures
06/26/20 Cook County Cook More Court Proceedings to Resume July 6
06/26/20 Cook County Cook COVID-19 Emergency Measures, Resumption of Operations
06/26/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
July 2020 Circuit-Wide Operational Plan for the Courts, Including Courthouse Access and Trials
06/26/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Trial Continuances Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
06/10/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of COVID-19 Criminal Jury Trial Procedures
06/04/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Resumption of Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit
06/03/20 18th Circuit DuPage DuPage County Courts to Resume Court Operations
06/26/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Trial Continuances Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
06/02/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
06/02/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Family Court
06/02/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Traffic Ticket Resolution Pilot Program
05/29/20 6th Circuit Champaign Champaign County Courthouse Procedure Modifications for COVID-19
05/29/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus - On-Site Weddings
05/29/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
Eighth Circuit Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
05/29/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus - Facial Coverings
05/29/20 21st Circuit Iroquois
Kankakee
Temporary Suspension of Weekender, Work Release, and Periodic Imprisonment Sentences at Kankakee County Jail
05/29/20 23rd Circuit Kendall Administrative Order Regarding Remote Appearances
05/28/20 Cook County Cook COVID-19 Emergency Measures
05/28/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Resumption of Court Operations by the Third Judicial Circuit
05/28/20 21st Circuit Iroquois
Kankakee
Administrative Order Regarding Trial Continuances
05/27/20 12th Circuit Will Press Release: Court Operations — June 1, 2020
05/27/20 12th Circuit Will COVID-19: Traffic Court at the Rialto Square Theatre
05/27/20 12th Circuit Will Establishment of Rialto Square Theatre as Temporary Court Facility
05/27/20 16th Circuit Kane 16th Judicial Circuit Announces Plan, Protocol to Re-Open Courts
05/27/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of COVID-19 Requirement of Masks in All Courthouse Locations
05/27/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of COVID-19 Temporary Procedures for Family Division Matters
05/27/20 23rd Circuit Kendall In the Matter of the Assignment of Judges Within Kendall County
05/26/20 1st Circuit Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
Administrative Order Regarding Schedules and Continuances in the First Judicial Circuit
05/26/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
05/26/20 9th Circuit Fulton
Hancock
Henderson
Knox
McDonough
Warren
Press Release Regarding Court Operations in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic
05/26/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Trial Continuances Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
05/22/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
05/22/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
Chief Judge announces June 2020 Circuit-Wide Operational Plan for Tenth Circuit Courts
05/22/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
June 2020 Circuit-Wide Operational Plan for the Courts, Including Courthouse Access and Trials
05/22/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Courts to Resume
05/22/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
In re: Circuitwide COVID-19 Order Continuing Trials
05/21/20 22nd Circuit McHenry Illinois Supreme Court Modifies Order to Allow Circuit Courts to Resume
05/21/20 22nd Circuit McHenry Administrative Order Regarding Schedules and Proper Safety Precautions
05/20/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
15th Circuit Press Release Regarding Schedules and Proper Safety Precautions to Hear Regular Cases
05/20/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
Administrative Order Regarding Schedules and Proper Safety Precautions to Hear Regular Cases
05/18/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Civil Division Cases
05/15/20 Appellate Court 1st District The Requirement That Six Duplicates Copies of Briefs be Filed with the Court is Waived Until Further Notice
05/14/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
05/08/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
05/08/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Amended Emergency Measures Impacting Grand Jury
05/07/20 7th Circuit Macoupin Macoupin County Courthouse Shall Be Closed to the Public on May 7th & May 8th 2020
05/07/20 14th Circuit Henry
Mercer
Rock Island
Whiteside
In Re: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Precautions for Court Services and Precautions as Related to Attorney-Client Privilege
05/07/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Amended Temporary Procedures for Probate Matters
05/07/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Amended Temporary Procedures for Family Division Matters
05/07/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Temporary Procedures for Civil Division Matters
05/07/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Temporary Procedures for Felony Division Matters
05/07/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Temporary Procedures for Juvenile Division Matters
05/07/20 16th Circuit Kane COVID-19 Temporary Procedures for Misdemeanor/Traffic Matters
05/06/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Third Judicial Circuit COVID-19 Emergency /Impact on Trials - Extension
05/06/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Administrative Order Regarding Guardian Ad Litem Contacts
05/06/20 6th Circuit Champaign Updated Administrative Order Regarding Extension of Time to Pay
05/06/20 6th Circuit Champaign
DeWitt
Douglas
Macon
Moultrie
Piatt
Extension of Emergency Orders - COVID-19
05/06/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb Administrative Orders Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
05/05/20 12th Circuit Will Extension of COVID-19 Administrative Orders and Protocols
05/05/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended COVID-19 Emergency Measures Administrative Order
05/01/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Circuit Court Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 Emergency Measures
05/01/20 7th Circuit Macoupin Administrative Order Regarding Operations at the Macoupin County Circuit Court
05/01/20 18th Circuit DuPage DuPage County Court Extends Limited Court Operations
05/01/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
05/01/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb Dekalb County Courts to Require All Persons to Wear a Face Covering
04/30/20 6th Circuit Champaign Administrative Order Regarding Restricted Operations at the Champaign County Circuit Court
04/29/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Continues to Operate under Reduced Capacity and Trials Continued
04/29/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
In re: Circuitwide COVID-19 Amended Order Continuing Trials
04/29/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
Extension of Administrative Order 20-13
04/29/20 15th Circuit Lee Procedures for Remote Hearings in Civil Matters in Lee County
04/29/20 16th Circuit Kane Kane County Courts to Require all Persons to Wear a Face Covering
04/29/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Court Extends Reduced Operations
04/29/20 21st Circuit Iroquois
Kankakee
Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
04/29/20 21st Circuit Iroquois
Kankakee
Temporary Suspension of Weekender, Work Release, and Periodic Imprisonment Sentences at Kankakee County Jail
04/28/20 14th Circuit Whiteside Resumption of In-Person Court Proceedings
04/27/20 1st Circuit Alexander
Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
Administrative Order in the Matter of Court Operations in the First Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic
04/27/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
04/27/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Additional Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
04/27/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
Circuit-Wide Restrictions on Trials and Access to Courthouses are Continued Through May 2020
04/27/20 11th Circuit Ford
Livingston
Logan
McLean
Woodford
Third Supplemental Order to Administrative Order In the Matter of COVID-19
04/27/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
Extension of Administrative Order 2020-8 Dated March 15, 2020 and as Amended by Administrative Order 2020-9 on April 1, 2020
04/27/20 15th Circuit Ogle Extension of Restriction of Access to the Ogle County Judicial Center
04/27/20 22nd Circuit McHenry Updated Adminstrative Order Entered, and the 22nd Judicial Circuit Continues to Operate Under Emergency Procedures
04/27/20 22nd Circuit McHenry In re: Illinois Courts Response to COVID-19 Emergency/Impact on Trials
04/24/20 20th Circuit Washington Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the COVID-19 Virus
04/24/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb
Kendall
In re the Extension of the Activation of the Emergency Preparedness Plans for the Courts in DeKalb and Kendall Counties in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
04/24/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb
Kendall
In re the Protocol for Conducting Remote Proceedings
04/23/20 11th Circuit Ford
Livingston
Logan
McLean
Woodford
Order Regarding Trials Scheduled March 25 - June 1, 2020
04/23/20 12th Circuit Will Administrative Order Regarding Continuance of Cases
04/23/20 12th Circuit Will Family Court Pre-Trial Procedure Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Corona Virus (COVID-19)
04/23/20 12th Circuit Will Family Court Prove-Up Procedure Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Corona Virus (COVID-19)
04/23/20 12th Circuit Will Extension of COVID-19 Administrative Orders and Protocols
04/23/20 12th Circuit Will Civil Division Temporary Procedures Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Corona Virus (COVID-19)
04/23/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of Amending General Order 20-09 Court Operations Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic Impact on Trials
04/23/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of Amending General Order 20-07 and General Order 20-14 COVID-19 Emergency Measures Impacting Court Operations
04/22/20 ARDC   Administrative Order Regarding ARDC Hearings, Proceedings
04/20/20 Appellate Court 1st District Administrative Order Waiving Duplicate Brief Requirements Until May, 15, 2020
04/15/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
04/15/20 6th Circuit Champaign Administrative Order Regarding Notices to Appear
04/15/20 14th Circuit Rock Island Memo and Administrative Order Regarding Protocol for Remote Hearings in Civil Cases During COVID-19 Pandemic
04/14/20 6th Circuit Champaign Updated Administrative Order Regarding Extension of Time to Pay
04/14/20 19th Circuit Lake Administrative Order Regarding Temporary Procedures for Probate Cases
04/08/20 14th Circuit Henry
Mercer
Rock Island
Whiteside
In the Matter of Court Operations in the 14th Judicial Circuit Pursuant To COVID-19 Pandemic and Impact on Trials and Amendment of Previous Administrative Order 20 CA-26
04/07/20 5th Circuit Clark
Coles
Cumberland
Edgar
Vermilion
Administrative Order Continuing All Civil and Criminal Jury Trials
04/07/20 7th Circuit Macoupin In the Matter of Court Operations in the Seventh Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic
04/07/20 9th Circuit Fulton
Hancock
Henderson
Knox
McDonough
Warren
In the Matter of Court Operations in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic/Impact on Trials and Amendment of Previous Amended Administrative Order No. 2020-02
04/07/20 18th Circuit DuPage DuPage County Court Extends Limited Court Operations
04/07/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
04/07/20 22nd Circuit McHenry In re: Illinois Courts Response to COVID-19 Emergency/Impact on Trials
04/06/20 1st Circuit Alexander
Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
Administrative Order in the Matter of Court Operations in the First Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic/Impact on Trials - Amended
04/06/20 2nd Circuit Crawford
Edwards
Franklin
Gallatin
Hamilton
Hardin
Jefferson
Lawrence
Richland
Wabash
Wayne
White
In the Matter of Court Operations in the Second Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic and Impact on Trials and Amendment of Previous Administrative Order 2020-9
04/06/20 16th Circuit Kane Kane County Court Extends Scaled Back Operations
04/06/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter Of Amending General Order 20-07 COVID-19 Emergency Measures Impacting Court Operations
04/06/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Reduced Court Operations Continue
04/06/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended COVID-19 Emergency Measures Administrative Order
04/06/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures for Family Division Cases
04/06/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures for Civil Division Cases
04/06/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures for Criminal Division Cases
04/06/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Procedures for Juvenile Division Cases
04/03/20 Appellate Court 2nd District Second District Appellate Court to Continue to Allow 14 Days for Paper Copies of Briefs
04/03/20 6th Circuit Champaign Administrative Order Regarding Champaign County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
04/03/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
Re: In the Matter of Trial Continuances Created by COVID-19
04/03/20 21st Circuit Iroquois
Kankakee
Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
04/03/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb
Kendall
In re the Extension of the Activation of the Emergency Preparedness Plans for the Courts in DeKalb and Kendall Counties in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
04/02/20 Appellate Court 4th District Administrative Order Suspending Oral Arguments
04/02/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Circuit Court In-Person Services by Appointment Only
04/02/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Court Orders   
04/02/20 4th Circuit Effingham Administrative Order Regarding Warrants Issued in Relation to Civil Matters or Misdemeanor Offenses
03/13/20 4th Circuit Shelby In the Matter of COVID-19 Warrants, Notices to Appear, and Recognizance Bonds
04/02/20 5th Circuit Cumberland Cumberland County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
04/02/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Temporary Procedures in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic Re Misdemeanor/Traffic Arrests and Service of Civil Bench Warrants - Notices to Appear/Recognizance
04/02/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Second Supplemental Administrative Order No. 2020-6 Re Emergency Court Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
04/02/20 6th Circuit Champaign
DeWitt
Douglas
Macon
Moultrie
Piatt
Extension of Emergency Orders - COVID-19
04/02/20 7th Circuit Jersey Jersey County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
04/02/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
In re: Circuitwide COVID-19 Order Continuing Trials
04/02/20 15th Circuit Ogle Extension of Administrative Order and Extension of Restriction of Access to the Ogle County Judicial Center
04/01/20 1st Circuit Alexander
Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
Administrative Order in the Matter of Court Operations in the First Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic - Extension
04/01/20 5th Circuit Coles Coles County Courthouse Procedures During COVID-19
04/01/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
Circuit-Wide Restrictions on Access to Courthouses Continued
04/01/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
Extension of Administrative Order 2020-8 Dated March 15, 2020
04/01/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended Temporary Bond Court Procedures
03/31/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Third Judicial Circuit Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 Emergency
03/31/20 6th Circuit Douglas Administrative Order - COVID-19 - Reduction in Operations
03/31/20 7th Circuit Macoupin Memorandum to Courthouse Employees Regarding Response to COVID-19 Virus
03/31/20 11th Circuit Ford
Livingston
Logan
McLean
Woodford
Extension of Administrative Order 2020-06 and 2020-07 Through April 30, 2020 and Additional Courthouse Precautions
03/31/20 22nd Circuit McHenry In re the Matter of Procedures in the Family Division for Hearings on a Summary Basis Pursuant to the Continuity of Operations COVID-19 Protocols
03/31/20 22nd Circuit McHenry In re the Matter of Procedures in the Family Division for Entry of Final Judgments and Parenting Allocation Judgments Pursuant to the Continuity of Operations COVID-19 Protocols
03/31/20 22nd Circuit McHenry In re the Matter of Procedures in the Family Division for Pre-Trial Settlement Conferences Pursuant to the Continuity of Operations COVID-19 Protocols
03/30/20 Cook County Cook Chief Judge Evans extends postponement of most court cases, orders video appearances systemwide
03/30/20 Cook County Cook Amended Administrative Order - COVID-19 Emergency Measures
03/30/20 Appellate Court 3rd District Notice from the Third District Appellate Court Clerk
03/30/20 Appellate Court 4th District Notice from the Fourth District Appellate Court Clerk
03/30/20 2nd Circuit Crawford Crawford County Courthouse Closed Due to COVID-19 Exposure   
03/30/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Third Judicial Circuit Response to COVID-19 Emergency/Impact on Trials - Extension
03/30/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19 and Court Operations
03/27/20 21st Circuit Iroquois Temporary Order Regarding Notification of Court Dates
03/27/20 21st Circuit Iroquois COVID-19 Adult Criminal Proceedings, Juvenile Court Proceedings and General Orders
03/27/20 21st Circuit Kankakee Temporary Order Regarding Notification of Court Dates
03/27/20 21st Circuit Kankakee COVID-19 Adult Criminal Proceedings, Juvenile Court Proceedings and General Orders
03/27/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb In the Matter of the Continuance of Trials Under the Exigent Circumstances due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
03/26/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Temporary Procedures in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic Re Misdemeanor/Traffic Arrests and Service of Civil Bench Warrants - Notices to Appear/Recognizance
03/26/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Supplemental Administrative Order Re Emergency Court Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
03/26/20 5th Circuit Edgar Temporary Order - COVID-19 - Notice to Appear
03/26/20 6th Circuit Champaign
DeWitt
Douglas
Macon
Moultrie
Piatt
Emergency Order - COVID-19
03/26/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
10th Circuit Suspends All Jury Trials Through April 2020
03/26/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
Circuit-Wide COVID-19 Order Suspending Trials
03/26/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of Court Operations Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic - Impact on Trials
03/26/20 16th Circuit Kane In the Matter of COVID-19 - Civil, Misdemeanor, and Traffic Warrants, Writs, and Notice to Appear
03/26/20 18th Circuit DuPage Chief Judge Announces Limited Courthouse Hours
03/26/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Limited Hours and Entry into the Courthouse Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Amended-COVID-19 Emergency Measures
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake COVID-19 Emergency Measures Administrative Order
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Family Division Cases
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Civil Division Cases
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Criminal Division Cases
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Juvenile Division Cases
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Bond Court
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Mortgage Foreclosure Program
03/26/20 19th Circuit Lake Temporary Procedures for Opening or Closing Uncontested Decedent's Estates Without Formal Court Appearance
03/26/20 20th Circuit Monroe In re: Continuing all Civil and Criminal Cases
03/26/20 22nd Circuit McHenry Temporary Amendment of Judicial Assignments and Court Calls
03/26/20 22nd Circuit McHenry Temporary Order - COVID-19 Notices to Appear on Misdemeanor Cases
03/25/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Temporary Procedures Re Misdemeanor/Traffic Arrests - Notice To Appear In Response To COVID-19 Pandemic
03/25/20 7th Circuit Macoupin In re: Suspension of Jury Trials
03/25/20 7th Circuit Macoupin Macoupin County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/25/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Additional Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/25/20 9th Circuit Fulton
Hancock
Henderson
Knox
McDonough
Warren
In the Matter of Court Operations in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic/Impact on Trials
03/25/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
In the Matter Of Trial Continuances Created By COVID-19
03/25/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Misdemeanor and Traffic Warrants Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
03/25/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Bond Court Procedures Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
03/25/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Contested Hearings in Domestic Relations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
03/25/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb Procedures Regarding Family Court Cases in Dekalb County
03/25/20 ARDC   ARDC Offices Closed, Operations Continue Remotely
03/24/20 5th Circuit Coles COVID 19 - Notice to Appear
03/24/20 6th Circuit Champaign Administrative Order - Extension of Time to Pay Fines, Fees, etc.
03/24/20 10th Circuit Marshall In re: Restrictions on Visitors to the Marshall County Courthouse
03/24/20 10th Circuit Putnam In re: Restrictions on Visitors to the Putnam County Courthouse
03/24/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Circuit Court Cancels Trials in Winnebago and Boone Counties
03/24/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Administrative Order - Suspension of Trials Prior to May 18, 2020
03/24/20 20th Circuit Monroe
Perry
Randolph
St. Clair
Washington
In re: Continuing all Civil and Criminal Jury Trials
03/24/20 20th Circuit St. Clair St. Clair County Court Response to COVID-19 Emergency/Impact on Court Proceedings
03/23/20 1st Circuit Alexander
Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
In the Matter of Court Operations in the First Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic/Impact on Trials
03/23/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Third Judicial Circuit Response to COVID-19 Emergency /Impact on Trials
03/23/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Amended Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/23/20 5th Circuit Edgar Temporary Order - COVID-19 - Notice to Appear
03/23/20 6th Circuit Champaign
DeWitt
Douglas
Macon
Moultrie
Piatt
Emergency Order - COVID-19
03/23/20 7th Circuit Greene
Jersey
Macoupin
Morgan
Sangamon
Scott
In re: Illinois Courts Response to COVID-19 Emergency/Impact on Trials
03/23/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Additional Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/23/20 10th Circuit Stark Order Restricting Public Access to the Stark County Courthouse
03/23/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/23/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
Temporary Order - COVID-19 Notice to Appear on Misdemeanor Cases
03/23/20 15th Circuit Ogle Chief Judge Further Restricts Public Access to Ogle County Judicial Center
03/23/20 15th Circuit Lee Administrative Order Regarding Warrants for Arrest
03/23/20 15th Circuit Lee Administrative Order Regarding Courthouse Visitors
03/23/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Trial Continuances Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
03/23/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Procedure in Domestic Relations for Prove-Ups Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
03/23/20 18th Circuit DuPage In the Matter of Procedure in Domestic Relations for Pre-Trial Conferences Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
03/22/20 2nd Circuit Crawford
Edwards
Franklin
Gallatin
Hamilton
Hardin
Jefferson
Lawrence
Richland
Wabash
Wayne
White
Administrative Order In the Matter of Court Operations in the Second Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic and Impact on Trials
03/22/20 5th Circuit Clark Clark County Court Operations Effective March 23, 2020 Until Further Order
03/21/20 5th Circuit Coles Coles County Court Operations Effective March 23, 2020 Until Further Order
03/21/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Additional Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/20/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
COVID-19 Administrative Order
03/20/20 5th Circuit Clark
Coles
Cumberland
Edgar
Vermilion
Administrative Order Continuing All Civil and Criminal Jury Trials
03/20/20 10th Circuit Peoria Chief Judge Further Restricts Public Access to Peoria Courthouse
03/20/20 10th Circuit Tazewell Presiding Judge Further Restricts Public Access to Tazewell Courthouse
03/20/20 10th Circuit Tazewell Administrative Order on Further Restrictions Public Access to Tazewell Courthouse
03/19/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Court Orders   
03/19/20 11th Circuit Ford
Livingston
Logan
McLean
Woodford
Supplemental Order to Administrative Order In the Matter of COVID-19
03/19/20 17th Circuit Winnebago Winnebago County Court Offering Online Option for Emergency Protection Orders
03/18/20 Appellate Court 1st District First District Appellate Court to Remain Open
03/18/20 Appellate Court 2nd District Second District Appellate Court to Allow 14 Days for Paper Copies of Briefs
03/18/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Court Orders   
03/18/20 1st Circuit Alexander
Jackson
Johnson
Massac
Pope
Pulaski
Saline
Union
Williamson
Administrative Order In the Matter of Court Operations in the First Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic
03/18/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Press Release Regarding Court Operations and the COVID-19 Pandemic
03/18/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Additional Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/17/20 Appellate Court 2nd District Second District Appellate Court to Remain Open, Deadlines to Remain in Effect
03/17/20 Appellate Court 4th District Fourth District Appellate Court Remain Opens
03/17/20 Appellate Court 5th District Fifth District Appellate Court to Remain Open With Precautions and Restrictions
03/17/20 Appellate Court 5th District Fifth District Temorarily Suspends Administrative Order Requiring Paper Copies of Briefs
03/17/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
COVID-19 Administrative Order
03/17/20 5th Circuit Clark Courthouse Procedure for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/17/20 5th Circuit Edgar Courthouse Procedure for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/17/20 5th Circuit Vermilion Administrative Order Regarding Court Operations and the COVID-19 Pandemic
03/17/20 7th Circuit Greene Greene County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/17/20 7th Circuit Morgan COVID-19 Press Release
03/17/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
COVID-19 Press Release
03/17/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
The Eighth Circuit Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/17/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
Amended Administrative Order 20-CA-5
03/17/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
Administrative Order 20-CA-6
03/17/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
Administrative Order 20-CA-7
03/17/20 10th Circuit Marshall
Peoria
Putnam
Stark
Tazewell
Circuit-Wide Emergency Order Regarding COVID-19
03/17/20 12th Circuit Will COVID-19: Updated Court Operations
03/17/20 12th Circuit Will COVID-19 Administrative Order
03/17/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Court Formalizes Activity Reduction Measures Through April 20, 2020
03/17/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
COVID-19 Procedures Civil Division and Family Division
03/17/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
COVID-19 Procedures Criminal Division and Juvenile Division
03/17/20 18th Circuit DuPage Limited Court Operations in Response to COVID-19
03/17/20 20th Circuit Washington Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the COVID-19 Virus
03/17/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb
Kendall
In re the Activation of the Emergency Preparedness Plans for the Courts in DeKalb and Kendall Counties in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
03/16/20 Cook County Cook Clerk Dorothy Brown Urges Limited In-Person Contact at Clerk's Office During Coronavirus Health Concerns, Promotes Use of Remote Access Services
03/16/20 2nd Circuit Crawford
Edwards
Franklin
Gallatin
Hamilton
Hardin
Jefferson
Lawrence
Richland
Wabash
Wayne
White
Second Judicial Circuit of Illinois Courts Remain Open with Precautions Concerning COVID-19
03/16/20 2nd Circuit Crawford
Edwards
Franklin
Gallatin
Hamilton
Hardin
Jefferson
Lawrence
Richland
Wabash
Wayne
White
Administrative Order In the Matter of Court Operations in the Second Judicial Circuit Pursuant to COVID-19 Pandemic
03/16/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Third Circuit Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 4th Circuit Christian
Clay
Clinton
Effingham
Fayette
Jasper
Marion
Montgomery
Shelby
Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/16/20 5th Circuit Coles Coles County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 5th Circuit Cumberland Cumberland County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 6th Circuit Champaign Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/16/20 6th Circuit Macon Macon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 6th Circuit Moultrie
Piatt
COVID-19 Press Release
03/16/20 6th Circuit Moultrie COVID-19 Press Release
03/16/20 7th Circuit Jersey Court Remains Open, Takes Precautions
03/16/20 7th Circuit Macoupin Macoupin County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 7th Circuit Scott Scott County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 7th Circuit Sangamon Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 8th Circuit Adams
Brown
Calhoun
Cass
Mason
Menard
Pike
Schuyler
Eighth Circuit Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 9th Circuit Fulton
Hancock
Henderson
Knox
McDonough
Warren
Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of Illinois Courts Remains Open with Precautions Concerning COVID-19
03/16/20 10th Circuit Stark Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/16/20 10th Circuit Tazewell Courthouse Remains Open, Precautions Taken, Court Restrictions in Place
03/16/20 10th Circuit Tazewell Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/16/20 11th Circuit Ford
Livingston
Logan
McLean
Woodford
Administrative Order In the Matter of COVID-19
03/16/20 13th Circuit Bureau
Grundy
LaSalle
Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/16/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
COVID-19 Press Release
03/16/20 16th Circuit Kane Kane County Court Operations Scaled Back Due to Coronavirus
03/16/20 16th Circuit Kane General Order In the Matter of COVID-19 Emergency Measures Impacting Court Operations
03/16/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Court Pauses Civil & Family Cases, Plans to Reduce Criminal & Juvenile Cases
03/16/20 18th Circuit Dupage Court Operations in Response to COVID-19
03/16/20 18th Circuit Dupage In the Matter of Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by the COVID-19 Virus - Amended 03/18/20
03/16/20 19th Circuit Lake Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/16/20
20th Circuit St. Clair All Civil Matters are Continued Until no Earlier Than April 10, 2020.
03/16/20 21st Circuit Iroquois
Kankakee
Administrative Order Regarding COVID-19
03/16/20 22nd Circuit McHenry The 22nd Judicial Circuit's Updated Response to COVID-19
03/16/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb
Kendall
Kendall and DeKalb Counties Take Additional Action in Response to COVID-19
03/15/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Circuit Court Announces Status of Court for Monday, March 16th
03/15/20 7th Circuit Sangamon County Sangamon County Courthouse Procedures for COVID-19 Coronavirus
03/13/20 Cook County Cook Chief Judge Evans Postpones Most Cases for 30 Days Due to Coronavirus
03/13/20 15th Circuit Carroll
Jo Daviess
Lee
Ogle
Stephenson
COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Christian COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Clay COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Clinton COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Effingham COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Fayette COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Jasper COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Marion COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Montgomery COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 4th Circuit Shelby COVID-19 Press Release
03/13/20 23rd Circuit DeKalb
Kendall
Courts Remain Open
03/13/20 14th Circuit Henry
Mercer
Rock Island
Whiteside
Courthouses Remain Open, Precautions Being Taken in Response to COVID-19
03/13/20 3rd Circuit Bond
Madison
Court Remains Open With Precautions
03/13/20
20th Circuit St. Clair Court Remains Open, Takes Precautions
03/13/20
Kane County   Kane Branch Courts to Close March 16 Due to COVID-19
03/13/20
16th Circuit Kane Health Precautions by Kane County Courts
03/13/20 22nd Circuit McHenry Courthouse Remains Open, Continues to Evaluate the Current COIVD-19 Situation, and Implements Precautions
03/13/20 22nd Circuit McHenry 22nd Judicial Circuit Administrative Order
03/13/20 10th Circuit Peoria Courthouse Remains Open, Precautions Taken, Court Restrictions in Place
03/13/20 10th Circuit Peoria 10th Judicial Circuit Administrative Order
03/12/20 19th Circuit Lake Court Operations and COVID-19
03/12/20 17th Circuit Boone
Winnebago
Court Remains Open, Takes Precautions
03/12/20 Cook County Cook Cook County Court Operations and the Coronavirus   
03/11/20 18th Circuit Dupage DuPage County Courthouse Precautions in Response to COVID-19   
03/11/20 ARDC   Due to a Coronavirus incident at Prudential Plaza, the ARDC's Chicago Office will be closed on Wednesday 3/11/2020. The ARDC's Springfield office will remain open.