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
20-75 10/27/2020 Stay Safe - Vote Safe Inactive
20-49.05 06/18/2020 COVID-19: Garnishments Inactive
20-42.2 05/11/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – Driver License Suspension Inactive
20-21 03/18/2020 COVID-19: Beneficio por Desempleo Inactive
20-69.3 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Residency for Tuition Waivers Inactive
14-06 07/25/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Extend Burn Ban) Inactive
21-03 03/01/2021 Winter Weather Inactive
20-41 04/03/2020 COVID-19: Departamento de Concesión de Licencias – Extensión en la Renovación de Licencias Inactive
19-05 02/14/2019 State of Emergency (Winter Storm) - amended Feb. 14 Inactive
20-66.3 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-21.01 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – 1 Week Waiting Period Waiver Inactive
20-09.1 04/06/2020 COVID-19: School Closure Extension Inactive
20-43 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Oficina de Gestión Financiera, División Estatal de Recursos Humanos, Procedimientos de Vacaciones Anuales y Salarios Inactive
20-23.05 06/18/2020 Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-67 08/13/2020 COVID-19: Food Production Workers Paid Leave Inactive
20-37 03/30/2020 COVID-19: DSHS NAR Waiver Inactive
20-44 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
20-31 03/26/2020 COVID-19: Childcare, background checks Inactive
20-34.4 06/18/2020 State Auditor’s Office – Financial Reporting Inactive
20-51.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive

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