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 Issued Titlesort descending Status
20-02 02/05/2020 Winter Weather Active
20-03 02/06/2020 Winter Weather Active
20-04 02/11/2020 Winter Weather Active
22-01.1 01/08/2022 Winter Weather and Drivers Hours Inactive
22-01 01/07/2022 Winter Weather and Flooding Inactive
21-12 07/16/2021 WSDOT Heat Damage Inactive
21-12.1 09/01/2021 WSDOT Heat Damage Inactive
21-13 07/16/2021 WSDOT SR506 Overpass Damage Inactive
14-01 01/17/2014 Yakama Nation Retrocession Inactive
20-25.20 10/28/2022 “WASHINGTON READY” - Termination of Emergency Proclamation Active