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Mandatory Face Covering Requirements:

 Effective Monday, July 19, 2021, all persons entering any court facility will be required to properly wear a face covering over their nose and mouth, regardless of their vaccination status.

Important Information:

Beginning June 15, 2021, all courthouses are open to the public and most in-person services are restored.

General Directives

General Directives from the Presiding Judge

General Directives Index 2023

Directive No. Directive Description

No. of Pages

Date Issued
2023-01 Rescission of General Orders 1 01/01/23
2023-02A Designation of Presiding & Supervising Judges 2 01/10/23
2023-03 Weapons Security& Health Screening 2 01/01/23
2023-04 Family Violence Council 3 01/01/23
2023-05 Grand Jury Requests to Interview Court Members or Employees in Civil Investigations 1 01/01/23
2023-06 Expenditure Authorization 1 01/01/23
2023-07 Delegation of Duties to the Court Executive Officer 1 01/01/23
2023-08 Designation of Alternative Dispute Resolution Program Administrator 1 01/01/23
2023-09 Designation of Temporary Judge Program Administrator 1 01/01/23
2023-10 Delegation of Authority Regarding TemporaryJudges 1 01/01/23
2023-11 Delegation of Authority to Clerk to Approve Fee Waiver Applications and to Process Requests for Waiver of Court Fees from Inmates Under Government Code Section 68635 1 01/01/23
2023-12 Delegation of Authority to Clerk to Process Notice on Hearing About Court Fees) Judicial Council Form FW-007) 1 01/01/23
2023-13 Clerk's Authority to Refuse to Enter a Full Satisfaction of Judgement or Dismissal in a Case Where Court Fees and Costs Were Initially Waived 1 01/01/23
2023-14 Designation of Judges to Order Interception of Electronic Communications 1 01/01/23
2023-15 Designation of ADA Coordinator 1 01/01/23
2023-16 California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) 1 01/01/23
2023-17 Designation of Juvenile Court Judges 1 01/01/23
2023-18 Provisional Qualification of Noncertified and or Nonregistered Interpreters 1 01/01/23
2023-19 Succession of Leadership 1 01/01/23
2023-20 Designation of Judges to Issue Temporary Gun Violence Restraining Orders when Court is not in Session 1 01/01/23
2023-21 Assignment of Civil Administrative Writs 1 01/01/23
2023-22A Assignment of Criminal Writs 1 01/10/23
2023-23 Use of Subordinate Judicial Officers and Temporary Judges to Review and Adjudicate Ex Parte Matters 1 01/01/23

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