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
15-10 06/12/2015 State of Emergency (Whatcom County) Inactive
21-05.1 03/26/2021 Children and Youth Mental Health Crisis Inactive
20-23.02 04/17/2020 COVID-19: Asistencia al Contribuyente y Conservación de los Servicios Esenciales Inactive
20-61 06/30/2020 COVID-19: Department of Transportation – Annual Updates to Transportation Improvement Plans Inactive
20-58.8 12/30/2020 COVID-19: Employment Security Department - Shared Work Requirements Inactive
20-43.07 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
21-18 11/15/2021 Severe Weather Damage Inactive
20-24.2 11/25/2020 COVID-19: Requirements for Non-Urgent Medical and Dental Procedures Inactive
20-23.14 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-19.1 04/16/2020 COVID-19: Extensión de la Moratoria sobre Desalojos Inactive
20-65.1 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
20-25.18 02/17/2022 COVID-19 Washington Ready Inactive
21-10.1 07/15/2021 Wildfire - burn ban Inactive
20-21 03/18/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Insurance Waiver Inactive
20-71 09/04/2020 COVID-19: Department of Natural Resources – In-Person Meetings Inactive
20-28.03 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Inactive
20-52.04 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Proclamations Relating to Long-Term Care Inactive
20-15.09 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-59.8 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Health - Temporary Practice Permits Inactive
20-32 03/26/2020 COVID-19: Health care worker licensing Inactive

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