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
20-33 03/26/2020 COVID-19: Departamento de Niños, Jóvenes y Familias - Visitas a Niños y Servicios de Recuperación Inactive
19-03 02/09/2019 State of Emergency (Winter Storm) - amended Inactive
14-04 07/15/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington) Inactive
20-45.11 07/20/2021 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
20-48.06 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-47 04/14/2020 COVID-19: Justicia Criminal - Prescripción de las Acciones Inactive
20-23.01 03/24/2020 COVID-19: UTC - Asistencia al Contribuyente Inactive
20-59.7 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health - Temporary Practice Permits Inactive
20-56.5 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Tribal Fuel Tax Refund Restrictions Inactive
20-23.12 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-31.02 05/12/2020 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-59.3 08/04/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health – Temporary Practice Permits Inactive
20-20.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-79 12/17/2020 Employment Security Department– Lump Sum Retirement Benefits Inactive
20-36.05 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-25.02 04/27/2020 COVID-19: Stay Home, Stay Healthy Adjustment Inactive
20-12.2 10/20/2020 COVID-19: Higher Education Inactive
20-14 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Reducción de las Restricciones Estatales para Reuniones Inactive
20-33.6 06/18/2020 Department of Child, Youth, and Families – Visitation and Remedial Services Inactive
16-06 08/23/2016 State of Emergency (Wildfires) Inactive

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