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 ascending
21-19 12/07/2021 Koontz Road Overpass Damage Inactive
20-23.03 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-31.07 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-23.10 10/08/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-36.10 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-15 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-48.10 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-21.03 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – 1 Week Waiver Inactive
20-51.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-38.2 05/11/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services – Facilities Inactive
15-04 03/11/2015 State of Emergency (Pierce County) Inactive
20-38.3 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services – Facilities Inactive
20-36.07 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-25.09 12/10/2020 COVID-19: Stay Safe, Stay Healthy Inactive
20-73.1 09/14/2020 Wildfires – Truck Driver Hours – Utility Restoration Inactive
21-12.1 09/01/2021 WSDOT Heat Damage Inactive
20-45.04 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
20-19.2 06/02/2020 COVID-19: Evictions and Related Housing Practices Inactive
20-59.2 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health – Temporary Practice Permits Inactive
20-09.3 12/16/2020 COVID-19: Phased Reopening of K-12 Schools Inactive

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