Federal Holidays

2019 Federal Holidays

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 6103 of Title 5, United States Code, the following are legal public holidays. This Court, this Office of the Clerk and all agencies and departments of the Court will accordingly be closed on said days.
All orders, writs, process, pleading or other matters due on heretofore made returnable on any of said days, are hereby extended and continued as follows.
Tuesday, January 1 - New Year’s Day Wednesday, January 2
Monday, January 21 - Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. Tuesday, January 22
Monday, February 18* - Washington’s Birthday Tuesday, February 19
Monday, May 27 - Memorial Day Tuesday, May 28
Thursday, July 4 - Independence Day Friday, July 5
Monday, September 2 - Labor Day Tuesday, September 3
Monday, October 14 - Columbus Day Tuesday, October 15
Monday, November 11 - Veterans Day Tuesday, November 12
Thursday, November 28 - Thanksgiving Day Friday, November 29
Wednesday, December 25 - Christmas Day Thursday, December 26
Wednesday, January 1, 2020 - New Year’s Day Thursday, January 2, 2020

 

*This holiday is designated as "Washington’s Birthday" in section 6103(a) of title 5 of the United States Code, which is the law that specifies holidays for Federal employees. Though other institutions such as state and local governments and private businesses may use other names, it is our policy to always refer to holidays by the names designated in the law.