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2016 Banking Holidays

August 17, 2015

To the President of the Institution Addressed:

The following days in the year 2016 are legal holiday observances on which all banking institutions may be closed in accordance with the provisions of the General Construction Law in effect on the date hereof.

New Year’s Day

January 1

Friday

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 18

Monday

Lincoln’s Birthday*

February 12

Friday

Washington’s Birthday (President’s Day)

February 15

Monday

Memorial Day

May 30

Monday

Independence Day

July 4

Monday

Labor Day

September 5

Monday

Columbus Day

October 10

Monday

Election Day*

November 8

Tuesday

Veterans’ Day

November 11

Friday

Thanksgiving Day

November 24

Thursday

Christmas Day **

December 26

Monday

* Lincoln’s Birthday and Election Day are not holidays on which the New York State Department of Financial Services or the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is closed.

** Pursuant to Section 24 of the General Construction Law, Christmas will be celebrated on Monday in 2016.

Sincerely,

 

Anthony J. Albanese
Acting Superintendent

 

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