Proclamations

Proclamations are formal public declarations from the governor. Often proclamations declare states of emergency or call the legislature into a special session. Proclamations on this page are unique from the ceremonial proclamations issued by the governor’s office.

Additional COVID-19 reopening guidance for businesses and workers is available here.

Select the column headings in the table below to sort by proclamation number, issue date, title or status.





Number Issued Title Statussort descending
20-25.1 04/02/2020 COVID-19: Stay Home, Stay Healthy extension Inactive
20-20.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-25.14 07/01/2021 COVID-19: Washington Ready Inactive
20-48.01 05/15/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-20.09 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-65.4 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
20-41 04/03/2020 COVID-19: DOL License Renewal Extension Inactive
13-05 06/11/2013 Special Session Inactive
21-02 01/29/2021 COVID-19: Extended eligibility for foster care services Inactive
20-29.03 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Telemedicine Inactive
20-21.02 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – 1 Week Waiting Period Waiver Inactive
20-51.02 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-32.02 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health – Health Care Workers Inactive
15-09 05/28/2015 Special Session Inactive
20-44 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
20-66.3 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-63.8 04/15/2021 COVID-19: Department of Social and Health Services - Family Emergency Assistance Program Inactive
20-27 03/24/2020 COVID-19: Fecha de Entrada en Vigencia de la Notaría Electrónica Inactive
20-23.05 06/18/2020 Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-25.11 01/11/2021 COVID-19: “Stay Safe – Stay Healthy” Rollback of county-by-county phased reopening responding to a COVID-19 outbreak surge Inactive

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