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
20-36.02 05/11/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-20.12 07/27/2021 COVID-19: Department of Revenue -- Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-30.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – Job Search Requirement Inactive
20-21.11 12/22/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit - 1 Week Waiver Inactive
20-57.1 08/19/2020 COVID-19: Concerning the Health of Agricultural Workers Inactive
20-62 07/08/2020 COVID-19: DSHS, Developmental Disabilities Administration - Assessments and Reviews Inactive
16-05 07/29/2016 State of Emergency (Chamber Way Bridge - Lewis County) Inactive
20-32.07 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Workers Inactive
20-26.3 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Liquor and Cannabis Board Inactive
17-10 06/21/2017 Special Session Inactive
20-41.07 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing - License and Permit Renewal Extension Inactive
15-05 04/16/2015 State of Emergency (King and Pierce Counties) Inactive
20-31.02 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-47 04/14/2020 COVID-19: Justicia Criminal - Prescripción de las Acciones Inactive
20-64.3 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Public Records Act – Contact Tracing -- Personal Information Inactive
20-33.1 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Department of Children, Youth, and Families – Visitation and Remedial Services Inactive
20-25.06 07/07/2020 COVID-19: “Safe Start - Stay Healthy” County-by-County Phased Reopening Inactive
20-23.08 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-30.02 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – Job Search Requirement Inactive
20-32.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Workers Inactive

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