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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 ascending
14-08 08/01/2014 Extending Hours for Fuel Truck Drivers Inactive
15-05 04/16/2015 State of Emergency (King and Pierce Counties) Inactive
17-02 01/19/2017 State of Emergency (Winter Storm) Inactive
15-15 11/18/2015 State of Emergency (Windstorms & Flooding) Inactive
14-02 03/22/2014 Snohomish County Landslide Inactive
17-07 04/24/2017 State of Emergency Inactive
16-02 03/03/2016 State of Emergency (Storm Damage) Inactive
17-10 06/21/2017 Special Session Inactive
13-03 04/28/2013 Special Session Inactive
15-11 06/26/2015 State of Emergency (Wildfire threat) Inactive
14-09 08/08/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Burn Ban Extension) Inactive
15-04 03/11/2015 State of Emergency (Pierce County) Inactive
14-13 12/10/2014 State of Emergency (Rain Storms) Inactive
18-04 07/27/2018 State of Emergency Inactive
20-46 04/13/2020 COVID-19: Empleados de Alto Riesgo: Derechos de los Trabajadores Active
20-30.1 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – Job Search Requirement Active
20-43.6 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Active
20-66.2 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Active
20-23 03/18/2020 COVID-19: UTC Waivers Active
20-27.5 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Electronic Notary Active