District Court

Location: Court Administrator: Hours: Contact:
Courthouse, 710 N 7th St

Kansas City, KS
Anita Peterson Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
P: (913) 573-2940 F: E: Email

District Court - COVID19 Administrative Order Archives


Chief justice seeking comment on of deadlines - 05-07-2020
Kansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Marla Luckert is accepting public comment until noon Wednesday, May 20, 2020, on next steps related to current orders suspending deadlines and time limitations in judicial proceedings.


Administrative Order 2020-PR-049 - 05-01-2020: Relating to District Court Operations in Counties Affected by a Stay-at-Home Order or Subject to a Directive Closing a County Courthouse or Other Judicial Office

This order acknowledges that county officials, in response to local public health conditions, may impose more stringent restrictions than those issued by the governor and that these restrictions may affect courthouses, judicial officers, and court staff. Should that occur, the court covered by a local public health order will continue to perform essential functions as outlined. Nonessential functions may also be performed as resources and circumstances allow.

Administrative Order 2020-PR-32 - 4-3-2020

Admin Order 2020-PR-32 Amends 2020-PR-16

Administrative Order 2020-PR-31 - 4-3-2020

Order Suspending Certain Deadlines and Time Limitations in Kansas Municipal Courts Due to the COVID-19 Emergency

Administrative Order 20-MV-73 - 3-31-2020

Extension of Temporary PFA/PFS Orders - Updated

Administrative Order 20-MV-72 - 3-30-2020

Extension of Temporary PFA/PFS Orders

Administrative Order 20-MV-71 - 3-26-2020

First Amended Order Regarding Court Operations During COVID-19 Pandemic

Press Release 3-19-2020

Administrative Order 2020-PR-16 - 3-19-2020

Order Imposing Statewide Judiciary Restricted Operations Due to COVID-19 Emergency

Kansas Courts News Release for Issuing a Marriage License 4-17-2020