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
20-21.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – 1 Week Waiver Inactive
20-48.05 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-53 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Maintaining Access to the Ballot for All Candidates Inactive
20-66.3 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-38.1 04/30/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services – Facilities Inactive
20-63.6 12/22/2020 COVID-19: DSHS - Family Emergency Assistance Program Inactive
20-50 04/15/2020 COVID-19: Reducing Prison Population Inactive
20-19.6 03/18/2021 Evictions and Related Housing Practices Inactive
20-74.1 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-25.07 07/24/2020 COVID-19: “Safe Start - Stay Healthy” County-by-County Phased Reopening Inactive
20-76.1 06/21/2021 COVID-19: Food Delivery Fees Inactive
20-56.7 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Tribal Fuel Tax Refund Restrictions Inactive
17-09 05/23/2017 Special Session Inactive
20-45.08 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
19-02 02/08/2019 State of Emergency (Winter Storm) Inactive
20-45.05 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
20-48 04/14/2020 COVID-19: Departamento de Licencias - Certificados de Salud para Licencia de Conducir Comercial (CDL, por sus siglas en inglés) y otros Requisitos Inactive
21-12.1 09/01/2021 WSDOT Heat Damage Inactive
21-15 09/03/2021 COVID-19: Transfer or Discharge of Nursing Home Residents - COVID-19 Delta Variant Inactive
20-43.01 05/11/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Inactive

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