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Do I still have the ability to file documentation and extend my time to vacate?
You can file a motion to stay execution and ask the court to give you a little more time...
This is a link below to a guide with forms for Stanislaus County, but the forms are the same for every county, you just change the name of the court and county...
Ex Parte Stay of Execution
Yes, it is entirely up to the judge as to whether or not to give you more time..
And how soon will I know what the courts decision is?
You have to file it at least 48 hours before the set out is to occur, and give the landlord 24 hours notice you will be filing the motion. You will receive an actual hearing date within that 2 days where you attend and explain your situation and the judge will then make the decision then and notify the sheriff.
You should have a hearing within 2 days of filing the motion.. That is the point of the emergency nature of this type of motion...it gets heard very quickly..