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Federal law (5 U.S.C. 6103) establishes the following public holidays
for Federal employees. Please note that most Federal employees
work on a Monday through Friday schedule. For these employees,
when a holiday falls on a nonworkday -- Saturday or Sunday -- the holiday
usually is observed on Monday (if the holiday falls on Sunday) or Friday
(if the holiday falls on Saturday).
Monday, January 1
New Year's Day
Monday, January 15
Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 19
Monday, May 28
Wednesday, July 4
Monday, September 3
Monday, October 8
Monday, November 12*
Thursday, November 22
Tuesday, December 25
* November 11, 2007, (the legal public holiday for Veterans Day) falls on
a Sunday. For most Federal employees, Monday, November 12, will be treated as a holiday for
pay and leave purposes (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).)