Oceana County Michigan

Press Release – Oceana County courts increase in-person access

In response to updated guidance from the Michigan Supreme Court, Michigan State Court Administrator’s Office, the Michigan Department of Health and Humans Services, and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and in accordance with the recommendation of local public health officials, the Oceana County courts are able to increase in-person access to court operations.  Attorneys, public, and law enforcement, regardless of vaccination status, are not required to wear face coverings.  Judges retain the discretion to require individuals in the courtroom to use masks generally in specific cases, particularly cases involving person who are at an increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19.  Employees and visitors to the courts will not be screened for COVID-19 symptoms.

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