For documents, declarations, and orders in regards to COVID-19, click the link below. Monitor local news sources for continuing updates.
COVID-19 Related Documents and Declarations

Countyhouse re-opening plan
Jefferson County Seal
Coronavirus COVID-19 Related Documents and Declarations

Opening the State of Texas

  • GA-18 Expanded Reopening of Services
  •  Minimum Standard Health Protocols
  •  Elderly and Disabled Food Assistance Now in Jefferson County
  •  Greg Abbott 05052020 order to reopen businesses
  • Greg Abbott 05182020 order to reopen businesses
  • Minimum Recommended Health Protocols (PDFs)


  • Local

  • Amended Order Regarding Jury Trials
  • 2nd Amended Order Regarding Jury Trials
  • Declaration Of Local Disaster for Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Renewal of Declaration of Local Disaster for Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Second Renewal of Declaration of Local Disaster for Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 2nd Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 3rd Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 4th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 5th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 6th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • First Addendum to the 6th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Second Addendum to the 6th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • First Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Second Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Third Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Fourth Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Fifth Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Sixth Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Seventh Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Eighth Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Ninth Addendum to the 7th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • 8th Amended Emergency Order For Public Health Emergency due to COVID-19
  • Summary-COVID-19 Orders
  • Order of the 279th District Court
  • Order of the 317th District Court
  • Economic Injury Worksheet
  • Order Regarding Children Visitation - Family Courts
  • Media Advisory 3-20-2020
  • Amended Media Advisory 3-20-2020
  • Media Advisory 3-23-2020
  • Revised procedures for County Clerk processing 3-30-2020
  • Revised procedures for County Clerk processing 4-7-2020
  • Entergy Press Release - Supporting Small Businesses
  • Regarding Evictions
  • Third Amended Order Regarding Health and Safety Concerns - Jury Trials
  • Fourth Amended Order Regarding Health and Safety Concerns - Jury Trials
  • County Clerk Port Arthur office to open May 18,2020 for Marriage Licenses
  • Countyhouse re-opening plan

  • State

  • State of Texas Disaster Declaration Due to COVID-19
  • In the Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas
  • Governor Abbott Issues Executive Orders To Mitigate Spread Of COVID-19 In Texas
  • GUIDANCE ON THE ESSENTIAL CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE WORKFORCE COVID19.
  • Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts COVID-19 Help
  • Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Implementing Essential Services And Activities Protocols
  • Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order Mandating 14-Day Quarantine For Travelers Arriving From CA, LA, WA, Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, and Miami
  • Foreclosure Protections for Texas Homeowners - COVID-19
  • Governor order 3312020 re church etc
  • EO-GA-18 Open Texas Strike Force COVID-19
  • EO-GA-17 Open Texas Strike Force COVID-19
  • EO-GA-16 Opening Texas COVID-19
  • EO-GA-15 hospital capacity COVID-19
  • Determining if an Eviction Case is Subject to Federal Moratorium
  • State Order Fifteen - Consumer Debt Actions and Evictions

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