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
20-49.08 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Garnishments Inactive
15-18 12/24/2015 State of Emergency (Amending 15-16) Inactive
20-35 03/30/2020 COVID-19: Departamento de Correccionales – Violación de la Libertad Condicional Inactive
21-05 03/15/2021 Children and Youth Mental Health Crisis Inactive
20-69 08/26/2020 COVID-19: Residency for Tuition Waivers Inactive
20-20.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-58.4 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Employment Security Department - Shared Work Requirements Inactive
20-48.01 05/15/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-43.03 06/18/2020 Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
15-12 06/27/2015 Special Session Inactive
20-23.07 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-12.2 10/20/2020 COVID-19: Higher Education Inactive
20-27.3 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Electronic Notary Inactive
20-78 12/14/2020 COVID-19: Safeguarding Public Trust and Stability in Local Health Jurisdictions Active
21.08.01 02/17/2022 COVID-19 Safe Workers Active
20-02 02/05/2020 Winter Weather Active
20-25.19 03/11/2022 COVID-19 Washington Ready Active
19-08 04/23/2019 State of Emergency - European gypsy moth Active
20-36.11 08/05/2022 COVID-19: DOH Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Active
22-02 01/19/2022 Green Crab Infestation Active

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