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 Issuedsort descending Title Status
20-30.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – Job Search Requirement Inactive
20-45.09 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Protection Orders and Personal Service Inactive
20-65.4 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Workers, Facilities, and Resources Inactive
20-28.14 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Inactive
20-23.13 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-44.09 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
20-29.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Telemedicine Inactive
20-64.4 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Public Records Act – Contact Tracing -- Personal Information Inactive
20-74.2 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Inactive
20-21.10 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Unemployment Benefit – 1 Week Waiver Inactive
20-59.7 12/08/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health - Temporary Practice Permits Inactive
20-36.08 12/09/2020 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Inactive
20-25.09 12/10/2020 COVID-19: Stay Safe, Stay Healthy Inactive
20-78 12/14/2020 COVID-19: Safeguarding Public Trust and Stability in Local Health Jurisdictions Active
20-09.3 12/16/2020 COVID-19: Phased Reopening of K-12 Schools Inactive
20-81 12/17/2020 Employment Security Department - Suspension of Solvency Surcharge Inactive
20-79 12/17/2020 Employment Security Department– Lump Sum Retirement Benefits Inactive
20-80 12/17/2020 DOC - Prison Commitments Inactive
20-82 12/18/2020 Delaying Implementation of RCW 70A.530.020 - Single-Use Plastic Bags Inactive
20-83 12/21/2020 COVID-19: Restrictions on Travelers from Countries where the SARS-CoV-2 Variant 501Y.V is Circulating Inactive

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