The petition
shall be emailed or faxed to the appropriate court by petitioner after the Judge
review it. The Judge will make a determination by email and a fax from the
parties. When there is a court investigator or a GAL that is appointed to a
care and protection matter prior to March 16th the appointment will
be suspended until May 4, 2020 and if they are appointed after March 16th,
they are marking their investigation until after May 4th. If the
court investigator completes the investigation prior to May 4, 2020, they can
fax or email a copy of the report to the appropriate court location.

A Guardian ad
Litem or a GAL shall be extended for appointments and reports until after May
4, 2020, excluding cases where the Judge determines the issue is time sensitive.