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
13-06 06/21/2013 State of Emergency - European Gypsy Moth Inactive
20-74.3 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-51 04/17/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-28.01 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Inactive
20-25.08 11/15/2020 COVID-19: Stay Safe - Stay Healthy" Inactive
20-36.05 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-64.4 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Public Records Act – Contact Tracing -- Personal Information Inactive
20-43.08 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
20-43.05 07/31/2020 COVID-19: OFM - Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive
15-12 06/27/2015 Special Session Inactive
20-49.06 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Garnishments Inactive
20-79 12/17/2020 Employment Security Department– Lump Sum Retirement Benefits Inactive
20-20.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
14-09 08/08/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Burn Ban Extension) Inactive
20-65 08/07/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care – Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
20-45 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Órdenes de Protección y Notificación en Persona Inactive
20-23 03/18/2020 COVID-19: UTC Waivers Inactive
21-14.3 11/24/2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Amendment Inactive
20-34.1 04/23/2020 COVID-19: State Auditor’s Office – Financial Reporting Inactive
20-75 10/27/2020 Stay Safe - Vote Safe Inactive

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