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
20-38.1 04/30/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services – Facilities Inactive
20-51.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-44 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
17-12 09/02/2017 State of Emergency Inactive
20-74 10/08/2020 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-66 08/07/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Inactive
18-01 04/27/2018 State of Emergency Inactive
21-11 07/06/2021 Outdoor Preschool Pilot Program Inactive
20-20.03 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Department of Revenue -- Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-08 03/12/2020 COVID-19: Cierres de Escuelas Estatales desde Kindergarten hasta 12mo Grado Inactive
20-65.5 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
15-07 04/15/2015 State of Emergency (Kittitas County) Inactive
20-31 03/26/2020 COVID-19: Childcare, background checks Inactive
20-44.11 07/27/2021 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
20-29 03/25/2020 COVID-19: Telemedicina Inactive
20-33.9 07/31/2020 COVID-19: DCYF - Visitation and Remedial Services Inactive
20-37.6 07/31/2020 COVID-19: DSHS - NAR Waiver Inactive
20-30.05 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – Job Search Requirement Inactive
20-36.08 12/09/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-41 04/03/2020 COVID-19: DOL License Renewal Extension Inactive

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