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Inslee issues proclamation on single use plastic bags

Gov. Jay Inslee issued a proclamation today delaying implementation of a law related to single-use plastic bags.

Inslee issues proclamation on prison commitments

Gov. Jay Inslee issued a proclamation today prohibiting unapproved transportation of individuals to state correctional facilities.

Inslee releases 2021–2023 budget proposal

Inslee announces updated school guidance for in-person instruction

Inslee announces bold climate package for 2021–2023 biennium

Inslee issues proclamation on local health jurisdiction stability

Governor Jay Inslee today put a pause on most efforts to terminate agreements creating health districts and combined city-county health departments throughout the duration of the COVID-19 state of emergency.

Inslee announces Washington's historic commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion

Inslee announces COVID-19 vaccine approval by multi-state workgroup

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the authorization of the first COVID-19 vaccine by the Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup. The governor was joined for the announcement by workgroup members Drs. Ed Marcuse and John Dunn and State Health Officer Dr. Kathy Lofy.

Inslee extends, modifies proclamation on statewide restrictions

Inslee issues COVID-19 public transportation safety guidance

Gov. Jay Inslee today issued COVID-19 public transportation safety guidance

Inslee appoints Emily Sheldrick to the Clark County Superior Court

Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Emily Sheldrick today to the Clark County Superior Court. She will be filling a new judicial seat that the state Legislature recently authorized.

Inslee extends, modifies proclamation on pharmacy storage for COVID-19 vaccine

Gov. Jay Inslee today announced the extension and modification of Proclamation 20-36.

Inslee extends 26 proclamations relating to COVID-19

Gov. Jay Inslee announced the extension of 26 proclamations today in response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

Inslee appoints Bernard Veljacic to the Court of Appeals, Division 2

Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Bernard Veljacic to the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division 2. He will replace Judge Rich Melnick, who is retiring in January 2021.


Inslee announces new economic supports and extension of restrictions

Inslee statement on Durkan decision not to run for re-election

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today following the announcement that Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan will not run for re-election in 2021.


Inslee updates proclamation on truck driver hours

Gov. Jay Inslee announced updates to one proclamation in response to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

Inslee updates restrictions for religious and faith based organizations

Inslee issues proclamation waiving College Bound scholarship signature requirement

Inslee announces statewide COVID-19 exposure notification tool


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