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
20-49.11 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Garnishments Inactive
20-45.11 07/20/2021 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
20-31.06 07/31/2020 COVID-19: DCYF - Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-31.02 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-72 09/10/2020 Wildfires - Temporary Assistance to Families Inactive
20-23.02 04/17/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
21-16 10/18/2021 Large Event COVID-19 Vaccine Verification Inactive
20-56.2 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Tribal Fuel Tax Refund Restrictions Inactive
20-74.3 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-48.09 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-27.4 06/18/2020 Electric Notary Inactive
20-07 03/11/2020 COVID-19 (Spanish) Inactive
20-57 05/28/2020 COVID-19: Concerning the Health of Agricultural Workers Inactive
18-05 07/31/2018 State of Emergency Inactive
20-45 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Órdenes de Protección y Notificación en Persona Inactive
20-25.1 04/02/2020 COVID-19: Stay Home, Stay Healthy extension Inactive
15-01 01/07/2015 State of Emergency (Rain Storms - Extended) Inactive
14-09 08/08/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Burn Ban Extension) Inactive
20-51.12 07/13/2021 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
15-12 06/27/2015 Special Session Inactive

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