Federal Holiday Schedule

The court will be closed for business in observance of the following holidays:

2016 Federal Holidays

New Year's Day Friday, January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday Monday, January 18
Presidents' Day Monday, February 151
Memorial Day Monday, May 30
Independence Day Monday, July 4
Labor Day Monday, September 5
Columbus Day Monday, October 10
Veteran's Day Friday, November 11
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 24
Christmas Day Monday, December 262

2017 Federal Holidays

New Year's Day Monday, January 23
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday Monday, January 16
Presidents' Day Monday, February 204
Memorial Day Monday, May 29
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4
Labor Day Monday, September 4
Columbus Day Monday, October 9
Veteran's Day Friday, November 105
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23
Christmas Day Monday, December 25

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Notes:

1 This holiday is designated as Presidents' Day in section 6103(a) of title 5 of the United States Code, which is the law that specifies holidays for Federal employees. Though other institutions such as state and local governments and private businesses may use other names, it is our policy to always refer to holidays by the names designated in the law.  (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).)

2 Christmas day will be observed on December, 26 2016, due to Christmas Day falling on a Sunday.  (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).)

3January 1, 2017 (the legal public holiday for New Year's Day), falls on a Sunday. For most Federal employees, Monday, January 2, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes. (See section 3(a) of Executive order 11582, it is our policy to always refer to holidays by the names designated in the law. (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).)

4November 11, 2017 (the legal public holiday for Veteranss Day), falls on a Saturday. For most Federal employees, Friday, November 10, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes. (See section 3(a) of Executive order 11582, it is our policy to always refer to holidays by the names designated in the law. (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).)

5 This holiday is designated as "Veterans Day" in section 6103(a) of title 5 of the United States Code, which is the law that specifies holidays for Federal employees. Though other institutions such as state and local governments and private ay), falls on a Saturday. For most Federal employees, Friday, November 10, will be treated as a holiday for pay and leave purposes. (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).)