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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 Y 5/18/2020 7/1/2020 Travel permits, Transfer requests
Alaska N      
Arizona N      
Arkansas Y 5/14/2020 30 days Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
California N      
Colorado Probation N      
Colorado Parole N      
Connecticut N      
Delaware Y 5/20/2020 6/21/2020 Discretionary transfer requests
District of Columbia        
Florida N      
Georgia Y 5/26/2020 6/12/2020 retaking
Hawaii Y 6/9/2020 6/30/2020 Transfers, extradition/retaking

Illinois Parole

Y 6/12/2020 7/15/2020  

Illinois Probation

Iowa N      
Kansas Y 5/8/2020 30 days Retakes/extraditions, discretionary transfers, in person reporting, travel permits
Kentucky N      
Louisiana N      
Maine Y 6/1/2020 7/1/2020 Transfer requests, retaking 
Maryland Y 4/2/2020 6/30/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retaking; office is teleworking
Massachusetts Parole N      
Massachusetts Probation Y 6/2/2020 7/1/2020 Compact transfers, travel permits, retakings.  Case by case basis.  Prioritizing cases at-risk for homelessness.   
Michigan Y 6/16/2020 7/10/2020 Transfer requests (may not meet deadlines,) retakes and extraditions
Minnesota N      
Mississippi N      
Missouri N      
Montana N      
Nebraska Y (Parole only) 6/15/2020 7/15/2020 Management of transportation for returns and some face-to-face meetings
Nevada Y 5/5/2020 5/15/2020 Transfer requests, in person offender reporting
New Hampshire        
New Jersey Parole N      
New Jersey Probation N      
New Mexico Y 6/8/2020 6/30/2020 Transfer requests, time frames
New York Probation N      
New York Parole Y 6/8/2020 6/30/2020

Retakings/extraditions (custody transports)

North Carolina Y 6/8/2020 6/30/2020 Transfers
North Dakota Y 5/8/2020 30 days Retaking/extraditions, limited field contact
Ohio N      
Oklahoma Y 6/2/2020 6/30/2020 Retakings
Oregon N      
Pennsylvania N      
Puerto Rico Y 6/16/2020 7/1/2020 Transfer requests, retakings
Rhode Island Y 5/21/2020 6/21/2020 Transfer requests, travel permits, retakings
South Carolina Y 4/30/2020 5/15/2020 Retakes and extraditions, Discretionary transfer requests and travel permits
South Dakota        
Utah Y 6/1/2020 6/30/2020 Transfer Requests, Requests for Reporting Instructions, Travel Restrictions, Retaking/Extradition, Notice of Arrivals
Vermont Y 5/15/2020   Travel
Virgin Islands        
West Virginia N      
Wisconsin Y 6/9/2020 7/8/2020 Retakes and extraditions, Discretionary transfer requests, travel permits


Y 6/11/2020 8/1/2020 Travel, VA hospitals