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Mississippi House To Urge Congress About Year-Round DST

Map-2016-01-18-MSAccording to Mississippi’s legislative web site, Representative Andy Gipson of has sponsored House Concurrent Resolution 11 (HC 11) urging the US Congress to allow states to observe Year-Round DST.

This is a more appropriate action than last year’s bill from Senator Russell Jolly which proposed to simply go on Year-Round DST.  That action is not permitted by the US Code section which regulates time zones and daylight saving time in the 50 states and several territories.

See “Mississippi – 2016” status page for ongoing updates.


Updated: January 18, 2016 — 2:05 pm

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