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Interstate Commission for Adult Offender Supervision | Ensuring Public Safety for the 21st Century


According to ICAOS Policy 01-2020 Emergency Guidelines, “The safety, health, and well-being of offenders, victims, staff, and communities shall be considered when making decisions and determining actions related to travel, transfers, and returns.” Therefore, information regarding any restrictions imposed is particularly important at this time.

Due to the rapidly changing nature of information, please note that the restrictions listed below may not reflect the most recent information available. Please check with State Compact Offices for the most up-to-date information. To access the Compact Office Directory, please click here.

Compact offices can view a recording of the latest policy training online or download the presentation.

State Restrictions Imposed Date Imposed Length of Restriction Duties Affected
Alabama Y 5/18/2020 7/1/2020 Travel permits, Transfer requests
Alaska N      
Arizona N      
Arkansas Y 6/23/2020 7/23/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
California N      
Colorado Probation N      
Colorado Parole N      
Connecticut N      
Delaware N      
District of Columbia        
Florida N      
Georgia N      
Hawaii Y 6/9/2020 6/30/2020 Transfers, extradition/retaking

Illinois Parole

Y 6/12/2020 7/15/2020  

Illinois Probation

Iowa N      
Kansas N      
Kentucky N      
Louisiana N      
Maine Y 7/1/2020 8/1/2020 Transfer requests, retaking 
Maryland Y 7/1/2020 7/30/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retaking; office is teleworking
Massachusetts Parole N      
Massachusetts Probation Y 7/2/2020 7/13/2020 Compact transfers, travel permits, retakings.  Case by case basis.  Prioritizing cases at-risk for homelessness.   
Michigan Y 6/16/2020 7/10/2020 Transfer requests (may not meet deadlines,) retakes and extraditions
Minnesota N      
Mississippi N      
Missouri N      
Montana N      
Nebraska Y (Parole only) 6/15/2020 7/15/2020 Management of transportation for returns and some face-to-face meetings
Nevada N      
New Hampshire        
New Jersey Parole N      
New Jersey Probation N      
New Mexico N      
New York Probation N      
New York Parole Y 6/8/2020 6/30/2020

Retakings/extraditions (custody transports)

North Carolina Y 6/8/2020 6/30/2020 Transfers
North Dakota N      
Ohio N      
Oklahoma N      
Oregon Y 6/29/2020 7/31/2020 Transfer Replies Delayed "Multnomah County Only"
Pennsylvania N      
Puerto Rico Y 7/1/2020 7/31/2020 Limited operations
Rhode Island Y 6/21/2020 7/21/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
South Carolina N      
South Dakota        
Utah Y 7/1/2020 7/31/2020 Requests for Reporting Instructions, Notice of Arrivals
Vermont N      
Virgin Islands        
West Virginia N      
Wisconsin N      


Y 6/11/2020 8/1/2020 Travel, VA hospitals