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
20-26 03/24/2020 COVID-19: LCB Penalties Inactive
20-46.2 07/29/2020 COVID-19: High-Risk Employees – Workers’ Rights Inactive
20-19 03/18/2020 COVID-19: Moratorium on Evictions Inactive
20-48.11 04/01/2022 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-20.12 07/27/2021 COVID-19: Department of Revenue -- Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-70.1 07/27/2021 COVID-19: Transportation and Remote Learning for K-12 Student Education Inactive
20-79.1 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Employment Security Department - Lump Sum Retirement Benefits Inactive
20-41.03 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – License and Permit Renewal Extension Inactive
20-25.2 04/27/2020 COVID-19: Actualizacion de Orden "Quedate en Casa – Mantente Sano" Hasta el 4 de Mayo de 2020 Inactive
21-15 09/03/2021 COVID-19: Transfer or Discharge of Nursing Home Residents - COVID-19 Delta Variant Inactive
18-06 08/01/2018 State of Emergency Inactive
20-63.4 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services - Family Emergency Assistance Program Inactive
20-48.04 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
21-18 11/15/2021 Severe Weather Damage Inactive
15-04 03/11/2015 State of Emergency (Pierce County) Inactive
14-07 08/01/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington - Re-extend Burn Ban) Inactive
20-15.07 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-19 03/18/2020 COVID-19: Desalojos Inactive
20-15.02 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
21-10.1 07/15/2021 Wildfire - burn ban Inactive