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.

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Number Issued Title Statussort descending
20-84.1 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Delaying Repeal of RCW 26.10 Active
20-28.03 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Active
20-48.02 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Active
20-48.07 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Active
20-28.12 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Active
20-25.02 04/27/2020 COVID-19: Stay Home, Stay Healthy Adjustment Active
21-12.1 09/01/2021 WSDOT Heat Damage Active
20-16 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Limits on LTC - No Visitors Active
20-09.1 04/06/2020 COVID-19: Cierres de Escuelas Estatales desde Kindergarten hasta 12mo Grado Active
20-43.05 07/31/2020 COVID-19: OFM - Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Active
20-25.11 01/11/2021 COVID-19: “Stay Safe – Stay Healthy” Rollback of county-by-county phased reopening responding to a COVID-19 outbreak surge Active
21-08 05/21/2021 COVID-19: Safe Workers Active
20-38.1 04/30/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services – Facilities Active
20-27.4 06/18/2020 Electric Notary Active
21-11 07/06/2021 Outdoor Preschool Pilot Program Active
19-04 02/11/2019 State of Emergency (Winter Weather) - amended Feb. 11 Active
20-39.4 06/18/2020 Post-Retirement Employment Active
20-22.4 07/14/2020 COVID-19: Truck Driver Hours Active
20-66.4 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Active
20-64.5 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Public Records Act – Contact Tracing -- Personal Information Active

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