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
20-82.1 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Delaying Implementation of RCW 70A.530.020 - Single-Use Plastic Bags Inactive
20-74.3 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Active
20-15.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Licensing Inactive
20-64.5 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Public Records Act – Contact Tracing -- Personal Information Active
20-44.10 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Nursing Home Transfer or Discharge for COVID-19 Cohorting Purposes Inactive
20-84.1 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Delaying Repeal of RCW 26.10 Inactive
20-23.14 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Ratepayer Assistance and Preservation of Essential Services Inactive
20-41.12 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – License and Permit Renewal Extension Inactive
20-59.8 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Health - Temporary Practice Permits Active
20-48.10 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Licensing – CDL Health Certificates and Other Requirements Inactive
20-79.1 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Employment Security Department - Lump Sum Retirement Benefits Inactive
20-28.15 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act Inactive
20-36.10 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Health– Health Care Facilities and Hand Sanitizer Active
20-51.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Community Associations Meetings and Late Fees Inactive
20-69.4 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Residency for Tuition Waivers Inactive
20-56.8 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Tribal Fuel Tax Refund Restrictions Inactive
20-20.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Department of Revenue - Relief from Penalties, Fees, Interest, Due Dates Inactive
20-31.11 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Division of Child, Youth, and Families – Child Care and Background Checks Inactive
20-43.10 01/19/2021 COVID-19: Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures Active
21-02 01/29/2021 COVID-19: Extended eligibility for foster care services Inactive

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