• Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce

Update on Proclamation 20-82

This proclamation delayed implementation of SB 5323, which passed the Legislature in the 2020 session and established a statewide prohibition on retailers’ issuance of single-use plastic bags. The delay was necessary due to supply issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.


This proclamation will expire at 11:59 PM on September 30, upon it's expiration the plastic bag ban as passed the legislature will go into effect.


Read the full proclamation here.