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HOUSE BILL NO. 155

INTRODUCED BY G. HERTZ

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: "AN ACT ELIMINATING ELECTION DAY AS A LEGAL HOLIDAY; AND AMENDING SECTION 1-1-216, MCA."

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MONTANA:

 

     Section 1.  Section 1-1-216, MCA, is amended to read:

     "1-1-216.  Legal holidays and business days. (1) The following are legal holidays in the state of Montana:

     (a)  Each Sunday;

     (b)  New Year's Day, January 1;

     (c)  Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the third Monday in January;

     (d)  Lincoln's and Washington's Birthdays, the third Monday in February;

     (e)  Memorial Day, the last Monday in May;

     (f)  Independence Day, July 4;

     (g)  Labor Day, the first Monday in September;

     (h)  Columbus Day, the second Monday in October;

     (i)  Veterans' Day, November 11;

     (j)  Thanksgiving Day, the fourth Thursday in November;

     (k)  Christmas Day, December 25;

     (l)  State general election day.

     (2)  (a) If any of the holidays in subsection (1)(b) through (1)(l) (1)(k) fall on a Sunday, the Monday following is a holiday.

     (b)  If any of the holidays in subsection (1)(b) through (1)(l) (1)(k) fall on a Saturday, the Friday preceding is a holiday.

     (c)  All other days are business days."

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