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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

County Orders Issued by Judge Jenkins - Coronavirus Outbreak


June 19

Amended: Supplemental Order on Continuing Requirements After Expiration of Stay Home, Stay Safe

Update:  Effective June 19, 2020, all commercial entities in Dallas County providing goods or services directly to the public must develop and implement a health and safety policy. The Health and Safety Policy must require, at a minimum, that all employees or visitors to the commercial entity’s business premises or other facilities wear face coverings. Commercial entities must post the Health and Safety Policy required by this Executive Order in a conspicuous location sufficient to provide notice to employees and visitors of all health and safety requirements. Failure to develop and implement the Health and Safety Policy required by this Executive Order within five (5) calendar days following the Effective Date may result in a fine not to exceed $500 for each violation.

Click here to read the full supplemental order.

Orden suplementaria sobre los requisitos continuos después del vencimiento de quédate en casa, quédete a salvo

Actualizar:  A partir de la Fecha de entrada en vigencia de esta Orden, todas las entidades comerciales en el Condado de Dallas que brindan bienes o servicios directamente al público deben desarrollar e implementar una Política de salud y seguridad ("Política de salud y seguridad"). La Política de salud y seguridad debe exigir, como mínimo, que todos los empleados o visitantes de las instalaciones comerciales de la entidad comercial u otras instalaciones usen coberturas faciales en un área o al realizar una actividad que necesariamente implicará contacto cercano o proximidad con compañeros de trabajo o el público donde seis pies de separación no es posible. La Política de salud y seguridad requerida para ser desarrollada e implementada por esta Orden también puede incluir la implementación de otras medidas de mitigación diseñadas para controlar o reducir la transmisión de COVID-19, tales como revisiones de temperatura o exámenes de salud. Las entidades comerciales deben publicar la Política de salud y seguridad requerida por esta Orden en un lugar visible suficiente para notificar a los empleados y visitantes sobre todos los requisitos de salud y seguridad. No desarrollar e implementar la Política de salud y seguridad requerida por esta Orden dentro de los cinco (5) días calendario posteriores a la Fecha de entrada en vigencia de esta Orden puede resultar en una multa que no exceda los $500 por cada violación.

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June 16

Amended:  Supplemental Order on Requirements for Food Processing Plants After Expiration of Stay Home, Stay Safe

Update:  Effective date has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on August 4, 2020.

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June 16

Amended: Order Long-Term Care Facilities

Update:  Effective date has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on August 4, 2020.

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June 16

Amended: Supplemental Order on Continuing Requirements After Expiration of Stay Home, Stay Safe

Update:  Effective date has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on August 4, 2020.

Click here to read the full supplemental order.


June 5

Supplemental Order on Requirements for Food Processing Plants After Expiration of Stay Home, Stay Safe

Effective as of 11:59 p.m. on June 5, 2020, and continuing until 11:59 p.m. on June 17, 2020.

Click here to read the full supplemental order.


June 5

Amended Order: Long-Term Care Facilities

This Order shall be in effect beginning at 11:59 p.m. on June 5, 2020 and continuing until 11:59 p.m. on June 17, 2020, or until it is either rescinded, superseded, or amended pursuant to applicable law.

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June 5

Supplemental Order on Continuing Requirements After Expiration of Stay Home, Stay Safe

Effective as of 11:59 p.m. on June 5, 2020, and continuing until 11:59 p.m. on June 17, 2020.

Click here to read the full supplemental order.


Click here for previous COVID-19 Court Orders issued by Judge Jenkins