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2018 Banking Holidays

August 24, 2017

To the President of the Institution Addressed:

The following days in the year 2018 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

Monday

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 15

Monday

Lincoln's Birthday1

February 12

Monday

Washington’s Birthday (Presidents’ Day)

February 19

Monday

Memorial Day

May 28

Monday

Independence Day

July 4

Wednesday

Labor Day

September 3

Monday

Columbus Day

October 8

Monday

Election Day1

November 6

Tuesday

Veterans’ Day2

November 12

Monday

Thanksgiving Day

November 22

Thursday

Christmas Day

December 25

Tuesday

1. 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 are closed.

2. Pursuant to Section 24 of the General Construction Law, Veterans’ Day will be celebrated on Monday in 2018.             

Sincerely,

 

Maria T. Vullo
Superintendent

 

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