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.

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


Number Issued Title Status
14-04 07/15/2014 State of Emergency (Eastern Washington) Inactive
14-03 04/03/2014 State of Emergency - Grays Harbor, King, Lewis, Lincoln, and Pierce counties Inactive
14-02 03/22/2014 Snohomish County Landslide Inactive
14-01 01/17/2014 Yakama Nation Retrocession Inactive
13-09 11/05/2013 Special Session Inactive
13-08 10/03/2013 State of Emergency - US 12 Inactive
13-07 08/19/2013 Terminating States of Emergency Inactive
13-06 06/21/2013 State of Emergency - European Gypsy Moth Inactive
13-05 06/11/2013 Special Session Inactive
13-04 05/24/2013 State of Emergency - Skagit River Bridge Collapse Inactive
13-03 04/28/2013 Special Session Inactive
13-02 04/22/2013 State of Emergency for Pierce County Inactive