E-Business in the Illinois Judiciary - Madison County Circuit Court
Madison County Circuit Court was approved to implement an electronic filing program for civil case types on June 20, 2013, and for criminal case types, including citations on July 24, 2015.
Electronic Guilty Pleas
On October 29, 2013, Madison County was approved to begin accepting electronic guilty pleas from offenders in minor traffic and conservation offenses under Supreme Court Rule 529, and in accordance with Supreme Court Order M.R. 18368 and the revised Standards for Accepting Electronic Pleas of Guilty.
On January 16, 2015, Madison County was approved by the Conference of Chief Circuit Judges to operate an e-Citation program.
Electronic Record (E-Record)
On November 17, 2015, Madison County was approved to designate the electronic record as the official record for civil cases in Madison County Circuit Court, in accordance with the Standards.