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 descending
20-23.15 03/18/2021 Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-09.2 06/11/2020 Phased Reopening of K-12 Schools Inactive
20-19 03/18/2020 COVID-19: Moratorium on Evictions Inactive
20-36.06 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
21-18 11/15/2021 Severe Weather Damage Inactive
20-52.04 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Proclamations Relating to Long-Term Care Inactive
20-32.01 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Workers Inactive
14-07 08/01/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Re-extend Burn Ban) Inactive
20-31.04 06/18/2020 Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-33.8 07/15/2020 Department of Child, Youth, and Families – Visitation and Remedial Services Inactive
20-23.14 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-07 03/11/2020 COVID-19 Inactive
21-09 06/29/2021 COVID-19: Tenancy Preservation – A Bridge to E2SSB 5160 Inactive
20-48.03 06/18/2020 Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-43.06 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
20-54 05/05/2020 Asian gypsy moth Inactive
16-02 03/03/2016 State of Emergency (Storm Damage) Inactive
21-13 07/16/2021 WSDOT SR506 Overpass Damage Inactive
20-25 03/23/2020 COVID-19: Stay Home, Stay Healthy Inactive
20-15.09 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive

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