2016 Holiday Schedule

As set out in the State Courts’ Personnel Regulation 4.07, the following are designated holidays for the Judges, Judicial Assistants and Court Administration State employees in the Fifth Judicial Circuit for the calendar year 2016:

Friday January 1, 2016 New Year’s Day
Monday January 18, 2016 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Friday March 25, 2016 Good Friday
Monday May 30, 2016 Memorial Day
Monday July 4, 2016 Independence Day
Monday September 5, 2016 Labor Day
Monday October 3, 2016 Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday October 12, 2016 Yom Kippur
Friday November 11, 2016 Veteran’s Day Holiday
Thursday November 24, 2016 Thanksgiving Day
Friday November 25, 2016 Thanksgiving Day Holiday
Friday December 23, 2016 Christmas Holiday
Monday December 26, 2016 Christmas Holiday

In accordance with 4.07(2), Chief Judge Don F. Briggs has designated Friday, December 23, 2016 as his one discretionary holiday.

In accordance with 4.07(3), the Chief Judge has also designated Good Friday, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur as legal holidays.

Each court employee occupying an established position with a minimum of six months of service with state government is authorized one personal leave day each fiscal year.

 2017 Holiday Schedule

As set out in the State Courts’ Personnel Regulation 4.07, the following are designated holidays for the Judges, Judicial Assistants and Court Administration State employees in the Fifth Judicial Circuit for the calendar year 2017:

Monday January 2, 2017 New Year’s Day
Monday January 16, 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Friday April 14, 2017 Good Friday
Monday May 29, 2017 Memorial Day
Monday July 3, 2017 Discretionary Holiday
Tuesday July 4, 2017 Independence Day
Monday September 4, 2017 Labor Day
Thursday September 21, 2017 Rosh Hashanah
Friday November 10, 2017 Veterans Day
Thursday November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day
Friday November 24, 2017 Thanksgiving Day Holiday
Monday December 25, 2017 Christmas Day

In accordance with 4.07(2), Chief Judge Don F. Briggs has designated Monday, July 3, 2017 as his one discretionary holiday.

In accordance with 4.07(3), the Chief Judge has also designated Good Friday, Rosh Hashanah as legal holidays. (Yom Kippur falls on a Saturday for the year 2017)

Each court employee occupying an established position with a minimum of six months of service with state government is authorized one personal leave day each fiscal year.