In this morning’s search, I’ve found DST-related bills from two new states, Washington and Colorado, and another bill from Massachusetts, bringing the number of states with bills to 15.
Category: Legislative Update
Brief posts with information relating to new information, such as new legislation or changes to existing legislation. Generally does not have a complete run-down of all states, but might mention other states in passing for reference. For a broader view of the status of all legislation (pending and completed), see the Legislative Summary category.
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.
First of all, a brief apology for not keeping up-to-date daily. Apparently it’s our turn to suffer colds this week, but we’re on the mend… so here’s the latest, from most recent and going back to the previous Legislative Update last week on Thursday.
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New Legislation Florida has now entered into the Year-Round Daylight Saving Time debacle. Apparently state legislators don’t have anyone nearby to warn them that Congress didn’t allow for that option in 15 USC Subchapter IX “Standard Time”. There, Congress basically tells us: “if you do DST, you have to do it THIS way; the only […]
There was new legislation from Alaska and Washington in the last 24 hours. See more info on Alaska’s HB 64 and Washington’s HB 1479. In spite of Washington’s HJM 4001 which asks the US President and Congress to change US Code to permit Year-Round DST, their HB 1479 would have the state go to Pacific […]