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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Select the column headings in the table below to sort by proclamation number, issue date, title or status.





Number Issuedsort ascending Title Status
20-78.01 10/28/2022 Safeguarding Public Trust and Stability in Local Health Jurisdictions - Terminating Emergency Proclamation Active
20-09.05 10/28/2022 K-12 Schools - Termination of Emergency Order Active
20-83.03 10/28/2022 Restrictions on Travelers - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active
20-12.06 10/28/2022 Higher Education - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active
21-08.02 10/28/2022 Safe Workers - Terminating Emergency Proclamation Active
21-14.06 10/28/2022 COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT - Termination of Emergency Order Active
20-25.20 10/28/2022 “WASHINGTON READY” - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active
20-43.11 10/28/2022 Office of Financial Management, State Human Resources Division – Annual Leave and Pay Procedures - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active
21-05.02 10/28/2022 Children and Youth Mental Health Crisis - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active
20-05.01 10/28/2022 Terminating the COVID-19 State of Emergency Active
20-64.06 10/28/2022 Public Records Act – Contact Tracing -- Personal Information - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active
22-05 09/29/2022 SR506 Overpass Damage Active
22-04 09/28/2022 Lieser Road Overpass Damage Active
20-24.4 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Restrictions on Non-Urgent Medical Procedures Active
20-32.12 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Health care worker licensing Active
20-52.11 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Statewide Orders Relating to Long-Term Care Active
20-74.4 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Behavioral Health Association, Children’s Long-Term Inpatient Program and Residential Treatment Facilities – Operations and Visitation Active
20-66.6 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Long Term Care - Operations and Visitation Active
20-65.6 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Long Term Care – Workers, Facilities, and Resources Active
20-59.9 08/05/2022 COVID-19: Department of Health – Temporary Practice Permits Active

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