Time Zone Report

Following Daylight Saving Time legislation in the US

Arkansas – 2015

Status Summary

One bill was active in the Arkansas House of Representatives, but was killed March 20, 2015:

  • HB 1947, sponsored by Representative David Meeks, was filed March 9, 2015, with two subsequent amendments (March 13, March 18).

Legislation Intent

This bill proposed to exempt itself from Daylight Saving Time and to observe “standard time” all your long.  An amendment indicates that this will go into effect on the first day of the year after a bordering state has also eliminated DST.

Links to Legislation

Arkansas State Legislature

HB 1947

Links to Sponsors

Representative David Meeks

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