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Broward County Bar Association
Coronavirus (COVID19) Announcements


Broward County Bar Association Operations During Covid-19. Click here.

17th Judicial Circuit Administrative Orders and Announcements

Friday,5/29 2020. The 17th Judicial Circuit has instituted a new program to assist those receiving traffic tickets in Broward to avoid “points” as well as avoiding a trip to the courthouse.  Click Here

Tuesday 5/26/2020. AO 2020-42-Gen – Procedures For Court Proceedings And Depositions Held Using Web-based Video Conferencing Platforms. Click Here


Wednesday 5/20/2020 3:30 p.m. AO 2020-39-CO / 2020-40 Civ Defaults, Writs of Garnishment, and Evictions and Writs of Possession.Click here.

Wednesday 5/20/2020 3:30 p.m. AO 2020-41-Crim – Electronic Recording of Criminal Discovery DepositionsClick here.

Friday 5/1/2020 5:30 pm. UPDATED SPECIAL SET PROCEDURES Probate Procedures due to Covid-19. Click here.

Friday 4/24/2020 11:30 a.m. AO 2020-33-CO Automatic Invocation of the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure in Certain Small Claims Cases. Click here.

Tuesday 4/21/2020 2:00 p.m.  Broward Clerk of Courts Marriage License by Appointment Only. Click here.

Thursday 4/16/2020 11:30 a.m. Broward Clerk of Courts Public Health Emergency Update. Click here.

Tuesday 4/7/2020 10:30 a.m. UPDATED EX-PARTE Probate Procedures due to Covid-19.  Click here.

Monday 4/6/2020 4:00 p.m. AO 2020-32-Temp THIRD EMERGENCY ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER
CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) (extending the end date for emergency pandemic court procedures.) Click here.

Monday 4/6/2020 10:30 a.m. Civil Special Set Hearings Available. Click here.

Friday 4/3/2020 12:30 p.m. Clarification of Probate Division COVID-19 Procedures (submission of orders.) Click here.

Friday 4/3/2020 12 p.m. AO Updating The Collaborative Law Pilot Process for Dissolution of Marriage and Paternity Cases. Click here.

Friday 4/3/2020 10 a.m. Misdemeanor Plea Docket. Click here.

Thursday 4/2/2020 1 p.m. Change of Plea Docket. Click here.

Friday 3/20/20 1 p.m. Emergency Administrative Order Cornonavirus Disease 2019. Click here.

Thursday 3/19/20 9 a.m. New Family Division procedures due to COVID-19. Click here.

Monday 3/16/2020 12 noon: New Probate Procedures due to Covid-19.  Motion Calendar.

Update Friday 3/13/2020 5 p.m. Courts Closed to Public: Read more here.

Suspending Jury Trials and Jury Operations: Click here to read 17th Judicial Circuit Administrative Order suspending jury trials and jury operations.

Restricting Certain Visitors to Courthouses: Click here to read 17th Judicial Circuit Administrative Order restricting certain visitors to the courthouses.

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