The Supreme Court of Texas on Monday issued its 18th Emergency Order related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The order amends existing provisions from the 17th Emergency Order issued May 26.
According to a Supreme Court Advisory on the order, the notable changes are:
Modifications of civil- and criminal-case deadlines and procedures extended no later than September 30. Texas courts may modify or suspend deadlines for civil and criminal cases (except in child-welfare cases) but for a stated period no later than September 30. Continue Reading