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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 5/22/2020 Travel permits, Transfer requests
Alaska N      
Arizona N      
Arkansas Y 5/14/2020 30 days Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
California Y 4/24/2020 30 days Transfer requests
Colorado Probation N      
Colorado Parole N      
Connecticut Y 5/11/2020 30 days Compact transfers, travel permits, retakings
Delaware Y 5/20/2020 6/21/2020 Discretionary transfer requests
District of Columbia        
Florida N 6/1/2020 --  
Georgia Y 5/26/2020 6/12/2020 Non-essential travel, in-person reporting (report over phone instead), retaking
Hawaii Y 5/8/2020 5/29/2020 Transfers, extradition/retaking

Illinois Parole

Y 4/24/2020 5/31/2020 Compact transfers, travel permits

Illinois Probation

Y 4/27/2020 30 days Transfers, home visits
Iowa N      
Kansas Y 5/8/2020 30 days Retakes/extraditions, discretionary transfers, in person reporting, travel permits
Kentucky Y 5/5/2020 5/31/2020 Retaking, no in-person reporting
Louisiana N      
Maine Y 6/1/2020 7/1/2020 Transfer requests, retaking 
Maryland Y 4/2/2020 5/31/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retaking; office is teleworking
Massachusetts Parole N      
Massachusetts Probation N      
Michigan Y 5/27/2020 6/12/2020 Transfer requests (may not meet deadlines,) retakes and extraditions
Minnesota N      
Mississippi Y 5/27/2020 30 days Leisure travel
Missouri Y 4/15/2020 30 days Transfer request delays, retaking (probation only)
Montana N      
Nebraska Y (Parole only) 5/15/2020 6/1/2020 Management of transportation for returns, face-to-face meetings, leisure travel
Nevada Y 5/5/2020 5/15/2020 Transfer requests, in person offender reporting
New Hampshire        
New Jersey Parole Y 5/15/2020 30 days Transfer requests, travel permits; extraditions and retakings
New Jersey Probation Y 5/15/2020 30 days Transfer requests, travel permits
New Mexico Y 5/4/2020 6/1/2020 Transfer requests, time frames
New York Probation N      
New York Parole Y 3/27/2020 30 days

Retakings/extraditions (custody transports)

North Carolina Y 5/13/2020 5/31/2020 Transfers
North Dakota Y 5/8/2020 30 days Retaking/extraditions, limited field contact
Ohio Y 5/1/2020 5/29/2020 Discretionary transfer requests
Oklahoma Y 5/19/2020 6/1/2020 Retakings
Oregon Y 5/13/2020 30 days Compact transfers, extraditions
Pennsylvania Y (parole only) 4/24/2020 30 days Transfer requests, retakes
Puerto Rico Y 5/26/2020 6/15/2020 Transfer requests, extraditions, field contacts
Rhode Island Y 5/21/2020 6/21/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
South Carolina Y 4/30/2020 5/15/2020 Retakes and extraditions, Discretionary transfer requests and travel permits
South Dakota        
Utah Y 5/1/2020 5/30/2020 Transfer Requests, Requests for Reporting Instructions, Travel Restrictions, Retaking/Extradition, Notice of Arrivals
Vermont Y 5/15/2020   Travel
Virgin Islands        
West Virginia Y 4/21/2020 30 days Transfer requests. travel permits, retakings
Wisconsin Y 4/21/2020 5/22/2020 Retakes and extraditions, Discretionary transfer requests


Y 5/6/2020 5/31/2020 Transfer requests, requests for reporting instructions, travel permits, retakes/extraditions