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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 N      
Alaska N      
Arizona N      
Arkansas Y 7/27/2020 8/31/2020 Extraditions, retakings
California N      
Colorado Probation N      
Colorado Parole N      
Connecticut N      
Delaware N      
District of Columbia        
Florida N      
Georgia N      
Hawaii Y 8/1/2020 8/31/2020 Reporting instructions, discretionary transfers, retakings, extraditions


Iowa N      
Kansas N      
Kentucky N      
Louisiana N      
Maine Y 7/1/2020 8/1/2020 Transfer requests, retaking 
Maryland Y 7/1/2020 8/31/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits
Massachusetts Parole N      
Massachusetts Probation Y 7/29/2020 8/31/2020 Quarantine Restrictions for travelers to Massachusetts 
Michigan Y 6/16/2020 8/6/2020 Transfer requests (may not meet deadlines,) retakes and extraditions
Minnesota N      
Mississippi N      
Missouri N      
Montana Y 7/13/2020 60 days Retakings
Nebraska Y (Parole only) 7/15/2020 8/15/2020 Management of transportation for returns
Nevada Y 7/22/2020 8/31/2020  Transfer requests, in person offender reporting
New Hampshire        
New Jersey Parole N      
New Jersey Probation Y 6/25/2020   Some travel limitations
New Mexico N      
New York Y 7/9/2020 7/31/2020

Self quarantine when traveling from certain states

North Carolina N      
North Dakota N      
Ohio N     Self quarantine when traveling from certain states; masks required
Oklahoma N      
Oregon Y 6/29/2020 8/31/2020 Transfer Replies Delayed "Multnomah County Only"
Pennsylvania N      
Puerto Rico Y 7/23/2020 8/23/2020 Retakings
Rhode Island Y 7/27/2020 8/31/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
South Carolina N      
South Dakota        
Utah Y 8/1/2020 7/31/2020 Transfer Requests, Requests for Reporting Instructions, Retaking/Extradition, Notice of Arrivals
Vermont N      
Virgin Islands        
West Virginia N      
Wisconsin N