Standing Orders

This list of standing orders contains the operative orders issued in 2019 and 2018 and a longstanding operative order from 1996. This list is in the process of being updated to add older operative standing orders, which although not currently posted, continue to apply in the Superior Court of California, County of Kern.

These are local forms. If you can not find the form you are looking for try the California Courts

Title Description Last Updated
Venue for Bakersfield Criminal Filings in Which Felony Charges are Reduced to Misdemeanor Charges. 5/28/19 29 May 2019
To Waive All or a Portion of a Civil Assessment Pursuant to PC 1214.1 and/or PC 1214.2(A) and to Convert Outstanding Failure to Pay Fine Fees on Non-Vehicle Code Cases to Civil Assessment 3/22/18 21 Feb 2019
Stipulation; Standing Order for Pretrial Discovery 11/5/96 21 Feb 2019
Standing Order Regulating Media Activity Outside the Courtroom 3/3/16 15 May 2019
Request for Court Reporter by In Forma Pauperis (Fee Waiver) Litigants 8/31/18 21 Feb 2019
Prohibition of Recording Devices in Family Law Meditations 3/18/19 19 Mar 2019
Multiple Defendant Delano Prison Cases 1/31/18 21 Feb 2019
Mandatory Electronic Filing (E-File) - Unlimited Civil Cases 9/19/18 21 Feb 2019
Mandatory Electronic Filing (E-File) - Limited Civil Case Types Including Unlawful Detainer 4/3/18 21 Feb 2019
Mandatory Electronic Filing (E-File) - CEQA and Civil Writs 2/20/19 20 Feb 2019
Inspections of Kern County Probation Department, Juvenile Facilities - 2019 4/2/19 30 Apr 2019
Inspections of Kern County Probation Department, Juvenile Facilities 3/20/18 21 Feb 2019
Hazardous, Heavy or Bulky Exhibits 11/28/18 21 Feb 2019
Change of Address for Dept of Child Support Services 12/14/18 21 Feb 2019
Appointment of Juvenile Court Referee, Pursuant to California Government Code 71622 12/17/18 21 Feb 2019
Appointment of Essential History Court Appointed Special Advocate (EH-CASA) in Dependency Cases 8/20/18 21 Feb 2019