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May 02, 2022

Supreme Court of Virginia Issues 39th Judicial Emergency Order

On Monday, May 2, 2022, the Supreme Court of Virginia issued a thirty-ninth declaration of judicial emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The new Order continues the use of safety protocols at the discretion of chief and presiding judges, the tolling of the Speedy Trial Act, and the use of electronic signatures for pleadings orders and other documents.

View the Order, which is in effect through June 1, 2022.

Updated: May 03, 2022