Opt Out of Federal Daylight Saving Time and To Ask the United States Secretary of Transportation To Place the State in the Atlantic Time Zone

Last updated: Mar 26, 2018

Details about this bill
Category: General Business
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Donna Bailey, House 14
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 203

Position:

Monitoring.

UPDATE: This bill died between the houses.

UPDATE: This bill is on the Appropriations Table.

UPDATE: This bill has been amended and has passed the House. It awaits action in the Senate.

Summary:

This bill creates an exemption to federal provisions regarding the observation of so-called Eastern Daylight Saving Time in the State and requires the Secretary of State to request that the United States Secretary of Transportation place the State in the Atlantic Standard Time Zone.