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
20-23.11 10/14/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-21.06 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit - 1 Week Waiver Inactive
20-39.2 05/11/2020 COVID-19: Post-Retirement Employment Inactive
20-51.04 06/24/2020 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-41.07 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing - License and Permit Renewal Extension Inactive
20-15.08 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-80 12/17/2020 DOC - Prison Commitments Inactive
16-05 07/29/2016 State of Emergency (Chamber Way Bridge - Lewis County) Inactive
20-58.4 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Employment Security Department - Shared Work Requirements Inactive
20-63.2 09/02/2020 COVID-19: Department of Social & Health Services - Family Emergency Assistance Program Inactive
20-44.02 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
21-10.4 09/14/2021 Wildfires - Burn Ban - Fuel Delivery Inactive
20-65.3 11/10/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
20-65 08/07/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care – Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
20-45.03 06/16/2020 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
20-35 03/30/2020 COVID-19: Departamento de Correccionales – Violación de la Libertad Condicional Inactive
20-45 04/10/2020 COVID-19: Órdenes de Protección y Notificación en Persona Inactive
20-25.14 07/01/2021 COVID-19: Washington Ready Inactive
20-25 03/23/2020 COVID-19: Quedate en Casa – Mantente Sano Inactive
20-57 05/28/2020 COVID-19: Concerning the Health of Agricultural Workers Inactive

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