Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins issued an amended order effective at noon today that includes a section about enforcement of the order. Law enforcement is now authorized to enforce the order, and a violation may be punishable through criminal or civil enforcement. A violation of this order is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not to exceed $1,000 and/or confinement in jail for a term not to exceed 180 days.

View the amended March 24, 2020 Dallas County Order.