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
20-62 07/08/2020 COVID-19: DSHS, Developmental Disabilities Administration - Assessments and Reviews Inactive
20-41.04 06/18/2020 Department of Licensing – License and Permit Renewal Extension Inactive
20-13 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Restricciones Estatales: Servicios de Alimentos y Bebidas, Áreas de Congregación Inactive
20-22 03/18/2020 COVID-19: Truck Driver Hours Inactive
20-33 03/26/2020 COVID-19: Departamento de Niños, Jóvenes y Familias - Visitas a Niños y Servicios de Recuperación Inactive
20-31.02 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
21-16 10/18/2021 Large Event COVID-19 Vaccine Verification Inactive
20-72 09/10/2020 Wildfires - Temporary Assistance to Families Inactive
20-59.3 08/04/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health – Temporary Practice Permits Inactive
20-33 03/26/2020 COVID-19: Visitation and Remedial Services Inactive
20-51.09 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-47 04/14/2020 COVID-19: Justicia Criminal - Prescripción de las Acciones Inactive
14-14 12/29/2014 State of Emergency (Rain Storms - Extended) Inactive
20-56 05/28/2020 COVID-19: Tribal Fuel Tax Refund Restrictions Inactive
14-10 08/15/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Burn Ban Extension) Inactive
20-48.06 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-25.15 08/21/2021 Washington Ready mask requirement Inactive
20-83.1 03/01/2021 COVID-19: Restrictions on Travelers Inactive
20-23.11 10/14/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-25.17 09/13/2021 COVID-19: Washington Ready Inactive

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