The Montana Senate has approved a bill that would exempt the state from DST after this year, and the bill has now moved over to the House, with a hearing scheduled later this week. If the bill passes, Montana would join Arizona and Hawaii in not Springing Forward in March and Falling Back in November.
Here is a summary of the bills I know of as of today, March 1, 2017, grouped by type of bill.
As I’m preparing an update on the latest legislation, I see that I’ve managed to let the whole month of February slip by me without a single post! Like a lot of folks, my family has suffered through a cold/flu/something, but we’re now all recovered. And as usual, there has been lots to do. Time […]
Massachusetts bill SD 514 addresses issues relating to Daylight Saving Time in a unique way.
Two additional bills relating to Daylight Saving Time were found yesterday, one each from Illinois and Nebraska.
2016 wasn’t quite as active as 2015, but there was definitely some activity.
From a DST and Time Zone perspective, it has been a quiet 2016. Not totally uneventful, but quiet nonetheless. No peeps were heard from any presidential hopeful about DST either. Me personally, I moved halfway across the Phoenix metro area this summer, and haven’t felt compelled to spend much time pursuing news for the Time […]