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Orders and Directives
3/4/2022: 4th Judicial District Administrative Order No. 2022-01: Order Modifying Covid-19 Protocols and Jury Trial Plan
1/11/21: Supreme Court Administrative Order 2021-PR-001 - Continuing suspension of deadlines, statute of limitations, statutory time standards, and time limitations:
Administrative Order 2021-PR-001
7/2/20: Supreme Court Administrative Order:
Administrative Order 2020-PR-90 (Mask requirement)
5/2720: Supreme Court Administrative Orders: Administrative Order 2020-PR-054
Administrative Order 2020-PR-055
Administrative Order 2020-PR-056
Administrative Order 2020-PR-057
Administrative Order 2020-PR-058
5/21/20: Chief Judge Letter to Attorneys
5/22/20: Fourth Judicial District Administrative Orders:
4th Judicial District Administrative Order No. 2020-4: COVID-19 Public Safety Precautions
5/1/20: Supreme Court Administrative Orders:
Administrative Order 2020-PR-045: Authorizing Two-Way Audio-Visual Communication in Any Court Proceeding.
Administrative Order 2020-PR-046: Suspending Deadlines and Time Limitations Under K.S.A. 2019 Supp. 22-3402.
Administrative Order 2020-PR-047: Suspending Deadlines and Time Limitations in Judicial Proceedings.
Administrative Order 2020-PR-048: Order Relating to District Court Operations in Counties Not Affected by a Stay-at-Home Order or Subject to a Directive Closing a County Courthouse or Other Judicial Office.
Administrative Order 2020-PR-049: Relating to District Court Operations in Counties Affected by a Stay-at-Home Order or Subject to a Directive Closing a County Courthouse or Other Judicial Office.
Beginning 4/20/2020 Live stream: Remote Hearings Public Broadcasts
Update 4/3/20 - The Kansas Supreme Court issues Administrative Order 2020-PR-32, Amending Administrative Order 2020-PR-16: Kansas Supreme Court Administrative Order 2020-PR-32
3/8/20: The 4th Judicial District is on Emergency Operations until Further Notice.
The 4th Judicial District has ceased all but emergency operations until further order of the Kansas Supreme Court:
Supreme Court Administrative Order 2020-PR-16
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Protection Order Citizen Instructions During COVID-19 Pandemic
Previous Administrative Orders
Fourth Judicial District Administrative Order 2020-1: Court Operations Order During COVID-19 Pandemic
Fourth Judicial District Administrative Order 2020-2
Fourth Judicial District Administrative Order 2020-3
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