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
20-25.10 12/21/2020 COVID-19: Stay Safe, Stay Healthy Inactive
20-28.06 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Inactive
21-09.2 09/30/2021 COVID-19: Tenancy Preservation – A Bridge to E2SSB 5160 Inactive
20-23.14 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-20.01 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-25.18 02/17/2022 COVID-19 Washington Ready Inactive
20-52.02 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Proclamations Relating to Long-Term Care Inactive
20-15.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-25 03/23/2020 COVID-19: Stay Home, Stay Healthy Inactive
20-43.09 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
20-26.1 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Extension - Liquor and Cannabis Board Inactive
20-26.2 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Liquor and Cannabis Board Inactive
20-22.08 02/24/2021 COVID-19: Truck Driver Hours Inactive
20-22.05 08/13/2020 COVID-19: Truck Driver Hours Inactive
17-03 03/14/2017 State of Emergency (February Storms) Inactive
20-43 04/10/2020 COVID-19: OFM Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
20-45 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
21-14.2 09/27/2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Inactive
20-21.03 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – 1 Week Waiver Inactive
18-02 05/02/2018 Terminating States of Emergency Inactive

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