Governor’s Executive Order 202.76

11.20.20 Governor’s Executive Order 202.76. Extends certain prior executive orders through December 19, 2020, except that “ Pursuant to Executive Order 202.72, all suspensions of the Family Court Act shall remain in effect until December 18, 2020 and thereafter continue to remain in effect for those juvenile delinquency matters not involving a detained youth and for those child abuse and neglect proceedings not involving children that have been removed from their homes,” and “Notwithstanding any contrary provision in the Criminal Procedure Law, any appearance at a criminal proceeding may be conducted virtually by electronic appearance with the consent of the parties, including but not limited to bench trials, evidentiary hearings, CPL 440 hearings, and/or probation or parole violation hearings.” Read EO 202.76 here.