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
20-19.4 10/14/2020 COVID-19: Evictions and Related Housing Practices Inactive
20-20.06 07/31/2020 COVID-19: DOR - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-51.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-15.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-52.06 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Proclamations Relating to Long-Term Care Inactive
20-25.18 02/17/2022 COVID-19 Washington Ready Inactive
20-58.3 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Employment Security Department - Shared Work Requirements Inactive
20-30.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – Job Search Requirement Inactive
20-31.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-19.5 12/31/2020 COVID-19: Eviction Moratorium Inactive
21-18.1 11/19/2021 Severe Weather Damage - FEAP Truck Driver Hours Waiver Inactive
20-27 03/24/2020 COVID-19: Electronic Notary Effective Date Inactive
20-13 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Restricciones Estatales: Servicios de Alimentos y Bebidas, Áreas de Congregación Inactive
20-51.04 06/24/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-31.02 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-47 04/14/2020 COVID-19: Justicia Criminal - Prescripción de las Acciones Inactive
20-33.1 04/23/2020 COVID-19: Department of Children, Youth, and Families – Visitation and Remedial Services Inactive
20-83.1 03/01/2021 COVID-19: Restrictions on Travelers Inactive
20-23.08 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
15-05 04/16/2015 State of Emergency (King and Pierce Counties) Inactive

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