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.

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Number Issued Title Statussort descending
20-25.15 08/21/2021 Washington Ready mask requirement Active
20-13 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Limits: Food and Beverage Services, Areas of Congregation Active
20-52.02 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Statewide Proclamations Relating to Long-Term Care Active
20-23.06 07/02/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Active
20-84 12/30/2020 COVID-19: Delaying Repeal of RCW 26.10 Active
20-29.02 05/05/2020 COVID-19: Telemedicine Active
20-34.1 04/23/2020 COVID-19: State Auditor’s Office – Financial Reporting Active
20-32.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Workers Active
20-13 03/16/2020 COVID-19: Restricciones Estatales: Servicios de Alimentos y Bebidas, Áreas de Congregación Active
20-34.2 05/05/2020 COVID-19: State Auditor’s Office – Financial Reporting Active
20-48.05 07/31/2020 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Active
18-02 05/02/2018 Terminating States of Emergency Active
20-29 03/25/2020 COVID-19: OIC Active
20-25.06 07/07/2020 COVID-19: “Safe Start - Stay Healthy” County-by-County Phased Reopening Active
15-06 04/21/2015 State of Emergency (European gypsy moth) Active
20-26.3 05/29/2020 COVID-19: Liquor and Cannabis Board Active
20-28.14 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Active
20-22.1 04/17/2020 COVID-19: Extending Truck Driver Hours Relief Active
20-49.01 05/15/2020 COVID-19: Garnishments and Accrual of Interest Active
20-43.07 10/02/2020 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Active

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