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2017-11-17 18:07:36 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to 2017c.

105:   # Last night I heard part of a rebroadcast of a 1945 Arch Oboler radio drama.   # In the introduction, Oboler spoke of "Eastern Peace Time."   # An AltaVista search turned up: - # http://rowayton.org/rhs/hstaug45.html + # https://web.archive.org/web/20000926032210/http://rowayton.org/rhs/hstaug45.html   # "When the time is announced over the radio now, it is 'Eastern Peace   # Time' instead of the old familiar 'Eastern War Time.' Peace is wonderful."   # (August 1945) by way of confirmation. -  + # + # From Paul Eggert (2017-09-23): + # This was the V-J Day issue of the Clamdigger, a Rowayton, CT newsletter.      # From Joseph Gallant citing   # George H. Douglas, _The Early Days of Radio Broadcasting_ (1987):
257:   # HST and HDT are standardized abbreviations for Hawaii-Aleutian   # standard and daylight times. See section 9.47 (p 234) of the   # U.S. Government Printing Office Style Manual (2008) - # http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/GPO-STYLEMANUAL-2008/pdf/GPO-STYLEMANUAL-2008.pdf + # https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/GPO-STYLEMANUAL-2008/pdf/GPO-STYLEMANUAL-2008.pdf      # From Arthur David Olson, 2005-08-09   # The following was signed into law on 2005-08-08.
346:   # western Tennessee, most of Texas, Wisconsin      # From Larry M. Smith (2006-04-26) re Wisconsin: - # http://www.legis.state.wi.us/statutes/Stat0175.pdf ... + # https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/statutes/statutes/175.pdf   # is currently enforced at the 01:00 time of change. Because the local   # "bar time" in the state corresponds to 02:00, a number of citations   # are issued for the "sale of class 'B' alcohol after prohibited
355:   # From Douglas R. Bomberg (2007-03-12):   # Wisconsin has enacted (nearly eleventh-hour) legislation to get WI   # Statue 175 closer in synch with the US Congress' intent.... - # http://www.legis.state.wi.us/2007/data/acts/07Act3.pdf + # https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2007/related/acts/3      # From an email administrator of the City of Fort Pierre, SD (2015-12-21):   # Fort Pierre is technically located in the Mountain time zone as is
402:   # ...it appears that Mercer County, North Dakota, changed from the   # mountain time zone to the central time zone at the last transition from   # daylight-saving to standard time (on Nov. 7, 2010): - # http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2010-09-29/html/2010-24376.htm + # https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2010-09-29/html/2010-24376.htm   # http://www.bismarcktribune.com/news/local/article_1eb1b588-c758-11df-b472-001cc4c03286.html      # From Andy Lipscomb (2011-01-24):
453:   # legal time, and is not part of the data here.) See:   # Ross SA. An energy crisis from the past: Northern California in 1948.   # Working Paper No. 8, Institute of Governmental Studies, UC Berkeley, - # 1973-11. http://escholarship.org/uc/item/8x22k30c + # 1973-11. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/8x22k30c   #   # In another measure to save electricity, DST was instituted from 1948-03-14   # at 02:01 to 1949-01-16 at 02:00, with the governor having the option to move
474:   # which established DST from April's last Sunday at 01:00 until September's   # last Sunday at 02:00. This was amended by 1962's Proposition 6, which changed   # the fall-back date to October's last Sunday. See: - # http://repository.uchastings.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1501&context=ca_ballot_props - # http://repository.uchastings.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1636&context=ca_ballot_props + # https://repository.uchastings.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1501&context=ca_ballot_props + # https://repository.uchastings.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1636&context=ca_ballot_props   #   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER   Rule CA 1948 only - Mar 14 2:01 1:00 D
492:   # Alaska   # AK%sT is the modern abbreviation for -09 per USNO.   # - # From Paul Eggert (2001-05-30): + # From Paul Eggert (2017-06-15):   # Howse writes that Alaska switched from the Julian to the Gregorian calendar,   # and from east-of-GMT to west-of-GMT days, when the US bought it from Russia. - # This was on 1867-10-18, a Friday; the previous day was 1867-10-06 Julian, - # also a Friday. Include only the time zone part of this transition, - # ignoring the switch from Julian to Gregorian, since we can't represent - # the Julian calendar. + # On Friday, 1867-10-18 (Gregorian), at precisely 15:30 local time, the + # Russian forts and fleet at Sitka fired salutes to mark the ceremony of + # formal transfer. See the Sacramento Daily Union (1867-11-14), p 3, col 2. + # https://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=d&d=SDU18671114.2.12.1 + # Sitka workers did not change their calendars until Sunday, 1867-10-20, + # and so celebrated two Sundays that week. See: Ahllund T (tr Hallamaa P). + # From the memoirs of a Finnish workman. Alaska History. 2006 Fall;21(2):1-25. + # http://alaskahistoricalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Ahllund-2006-Memoirs-of-a-Finnish-Workman.pdf + # Include only the time zone part of this transition, ignoring the switch + # from Julian to Gregorian, since we can't represent the Julian calendar.   # - # As far as we know, none of the exact locations mentioned below were + # As far as we know, of the locations mentioned below only Sitka was   # permanently inhabited in 1867 by anyone using either calendar. - # (Yakutat was colonized by the Russians in 1799, but the settlement - # was destroyed in 1805 by a Yakutat-kon war party.) However, there - # were nearby inhabitants in some cases and for our purposes perhaps - # it's best to simply use the official transition. + # (Yakutat was colonized by the Russians in 1799, but the settlement was + # destroyed in 1805 by a Yakutat-kon war party.) Many of Alaska's inhabitants + # were unaware of the US acquisition of Alaska, much less of any calendar or + # time change. However, the Russian-influenced part of Alaska did observe + # Russian time, and it is more accurate to model this than to ignore it. + # The database format requires an exact transition time; use the Russian + # salute as a somewhat-arbitrary time for the formal transfer of control for + # all of Alaska. Sitka's UTC offset is -9:01:13; adjust its 15:30 to the + # local times of other Alaskan locations so that they change simultaneously.      # From Paul Eggert (2014-07-18):   # One opinion of the early-1980s turmoil in Alaska over time zones and
558:   # It seems Metlakatla did go off PST on Sunday, November 1, changing   # their time to AKST and are going to follow Alaska's DST, switching   # between AKST and AKDT from now on.... - # http://www.krbd.org/2015/10/30/annette-island-times-they-are-a-changing/ + # https://www.krbd.org/2015/10/30/annette-island-times-they-are-a-changing/      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL] - Zone America/Juneau 15:02:19 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Juneau 15:02:19 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 15:33:32    -8:57:41 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -8:00 - PST 1942    -8:00 US P%sT 1946
571:    -8:00 US P%sT 1983 Oct 30 2:00    -9:00 US Y%sT 1983 Nov 30    -9:00 US AK%sT - Zone America/Sitka 14:58:47 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Sitka 14:58:47 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 15:30    -9:01:13 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -8:00 - PST 1942    -8:00 US P%sT 1946
579:    -8:00 US P%sT 1983 Oct 30 2:00    -9:00 US Y%sT 1983 Nov 30    -9:00 US AK%sT - Zone America/Metlakatla 15:13:42 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Metlakatla 15:13:42 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 15:44:55    -8:46:18 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -8:00 - PST 1942    -8:00 US P%sT 1946
587:    -8:00 US P%sT 1983 Oct 30 2:00    -8:00 - PST 2015 Nov 1 2:00    -9:00 US AK%sT - Zone America/Yakutat 14:41:05 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Yakutat 14:41:05 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 15:12:18    -9:18:55 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -9:00 - YST 1942    -9:00 US Y%sT 1946    -9:00 - YST 1969    -9:00 US Y%sT 1983 Nov 30    -9:00 US AK%sT - Zone America/Anchorage 14:00:24 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Anchorage 14:00:24 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 14:31:37    -9:59:36 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -10:00 - AST 1942    -10:00 US A%sT 1967 Apr
602:    -10:00 US AH%sT 1983 Oct 30 2:00    -9:00 US Y%sT 1983 Nov 30    -9:00 US AK%sT - Zone America/Nome 12:58:21 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Nome 12:58:22 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 13:29:35    -11:01:38 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -11:00 - NST 1942    -11:00 US N%sT 1946
611:    -11:00 US B%sT 1983 Oct 30 2:00    -9:00 US Y%sT 1983 Nov 30    -9:00 US AK%sT - Zone America/Adak 12:13:21 - LMT 1867 Oct 18 + Zone America/Adak 12:13:22 - LMT 1867 Oct 19 12:44:35    -11:46:38 - LMT 1900 Aug 20 12:00    -11:00 - NST 1942    -11:00 US N%sT 1946
647:   # "Hawaiian Time" by Robert C. Schmitt and Doak C. Cox appears on pages 207-225   # of volume 26 of The Hawaiian Journal of History (1992). As of 2010-12-09,   # the article is available at - # http://evols.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/10524/239/2/JL26215.pdf + # https://evols.library.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/10524/239/2/JL26215.pdf   # and indicates that standard time was adopted effective noon, January   # 13, 1896 (page 218), that in "1933, the Legislature decreed daylight   # saving for the period between the last Sunday of each April and the
746:   # Indiana   #   # For a map of Indiana's time zone regions, see: - # http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_in_Indiana + # https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_in_Indiana   #   # From Paul Eggert (2007-08-17):   # Since 1970, most of Indiana has been like America/Indiana/Indianapolis,
973:   # From Paul Eggert (2001-07-16):   # The final rule was published in the   # Federal Register 65, 160 (2000-08-17), pp 50154-50158. - # http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=2000_register&docid=fr17au00-22 + # https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2000-08-17/html/00-20854.htm   #   Zone America/Kentucky/Monticello -5:39:24 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:20:36    -6:00 US C%sT 1946
999:   # West Wendover, NV officially switched from Pacific to mountain time on   # 1999-10-31. See the   # Federal Register 64, 203 (1999-10-21), pp 56705-56707. - # http://frwebgate.access.gpo.gov/cgi-bin/getdoc.cgi?dbname=1999_register&docid=fr21oc99-15 + # https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-1999-10-21/html/99-27240.htm   # However, the Federal Register says that West Wendover already operated   # on mountain time, and the rule merely made this official;   # hence a separate tz entry is not needed.
1029:   # one hour in 1914." This change is not in Shanks. We have no more   # info, so omit this for now.   # + # From Paul Eggert (2017-07-26): + # Although Shanks says Detroit observed DST in 1967 from 06-14 00:01 + # until 10-29 00:01, I now see multiple reports that this is incorrect. + # For example, according to a 50-year anniversary report about the 1967 + # Detroit riots and a major-league doubleheader on 1967-07-23, "By the time + # the last fly ball of the doubleheader settled into the glove of leftfielder + # Lenny Green, it was after 7 p.m. Detroit did not observe daylight saving + # time, so light was already starting to fail. Twilight was made even deeper + # by billowing columns of smoke that ascended in an unbroken wall north of the + # ballpark." See: Dow B. Detroit '67: As violence unfolded, Tigers played two + # at home vs. Yankees. Detroit Free Press 2017-07-23. + # https://www.freep.com/story/sports/mlb/tigers/2017/07/23/detroit-tigers-1967-riot-new-york-yankees/499951001/ + #   # Most of Michigan observed DST from 1973 on, but was a bit late in 1975.   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER   Rule Detroit 1948 only - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 D   Rule Detroit 1948 only - Sep lastSun 2:00 0 S - Rule Detroit 1967 only - Jun 14 2:00 1:00 D - Rule Detroit 1967 only - Oct lastSun 2:00 0 S +    # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Detroit -5:32:11 - LMT 1905    -6:00 - CST 1915 May 15 2:00
1098:   # [PDF] (1914-03)   #   # Milne J. Civil time. Geogr J. 1899 Feb;13(2):173-94 - # <http://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359>. + # <https://www.jstor.org/stable/1774359>.   #   # See the 'europe' file for Greenland.   
1144:   # The British Columbia government announced yesterday that it will   # adjust daylight savings next year to align with changes in the   # U.S. and the rest of Canada.... - # http://www2.news.gov.bc.ca/news_releases_2005-2009/2006AG0014-000330.htm + # https://archive.news.gov.bc.ca/releases/news_releases_2005-2009/2006AG0014-000330.htm   # ...   # Nova Scotia   # Daylight saving time will be extended by four weeks starting in 2007.... - # http://www.gov.ns.ca/just/regulations/rg2/2006/ma1206.pdf + # https://www.novascotia.ca/just/regulations/rg2/2006/ma1206.pdf   #   # [For New Brunswick] the new legislation dictates that the time change is to   # be done at 02:00 instead of 00:01. - # http://www.gnb.ca/0062/acts/BBA-2006/Chap-19.pdf + # https://www.gnb.ca/0062/acts/BBA-2006/Chap-19.pdf   # ...   # Manitoba has traditionally changed the clock every fall at 03:00.   # As of 2006, the transition is to take place one hour earlier at 02:00. - # http://web2.gov.mb.ca/laws/statutes/ccsm/o030e.php + # https://web2.gov.mb.ca/laws/statutes/ccsm/o030e.php   # ...   # [Alberta, Ontario, Quebec] will follow US rules.   # http://www.qp.gov.ab.ca/documents/spring/CH03_06.CFM
1170:   # http://www.hoa.gov.nl.ca/hoa/bills/Bill0634.htm   # ...   # Yukon - # http://www.gov.yk.ca/legislation/regs/oic2006_127.pdf + # https://www.gov.yk.ca/legislation/regs/oic2006_127.pdf   # ...   # N.W.T. will follow US rules. Whoever maintains the government web site   # does not seem to believe in bookmarks. To see the news release, click the
1191:   # time and daylight saving time arrangements in Canada circa 1998.   #   # National Research Council Canada maintains info about time zones and DST. - # http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/services/time/time_zones.html - # http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/services/time/faq/index.html#Q5 + # https://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/services/time/time_zones.html + # https://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/services/time/faq/index.html#Q5   # Its unofficial information is often taken from Matthews and Vincent.      # From Paul Eggert (2006-06-27):
1229:      # Newfoundland and Labrador    - # From Paul Eggert (2000-10-02): - # Matthews and Vincent (1998) write that Labrador should use NST/NDT, - # but the only part of Labrador that follows the rules is the - # southeast corner, including Port Hope Simpson and Mary's Harbour, - # but excluding, say, Black Tickle. + # From Paul Eggert (2017-10-14): + # Legally Labrador should observe Newfoundland time; see: + # McLeod J. Labrador time - legal or not? St. John's Telegram, 2017-10-07 + # http://www.thetelegram.com/news/local/labrador-time--legal-or-not-154860/ + # Matthews and Vincent (1998) write that the only part of Labrador + # that follows the rules is the southeast corner, including Port Hope + # Simpson and Mary's Harbour, but excluding, say, Black Tickle.      # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   Rule StJohns 1917 only - Apr 8 2:00 1:00 D
1433:   # http://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/english/publications/generale/temps-minganie-a.htm   # that the coastal strip from just east of Natashquan to Blanc-Sablon   # observes Atlantic standard time all year round. - # http://www.assnat.qc.ca/Media/Process.aspx?MediaId=ANQ.Vigie.Bll.DocumentGenerique_8845en + # https://www.assnat.qc.ca/Media/Process.aspx?MediaId=ANQ.Vigie.Bll.DocumentGenerique_8845en   # says this common practice was codified into law as of 2007.   # For lack of better info, guess this practice began around 1970, contra to   # Shanks & Pottenger who have this region observing AST/ADT.
1465:   # earlier in June).   #   # Kenora, Ontario, was to abandon DST on 1914-06-01 (-05-21). + # + # From Paul Eggert (2017-07-08): + # For more on Orillia, see: Daubs K. Bold attempt at daylight saving + # time became a comic failure in Orillia. Toronto Star 2017-07-08. + # https://www.thestar.com/news/insight/2017/07/08/bold-attempt-at-daylight-saving-time-became-a-comic-failure-in-orillia.html      # From Paul Eggert (1997-10-17):   # Mark Brader writes that an article in the 1997-10-14 Toronto Star
1956:   # * 1967. Paragraph 28(34)(g) of the Interpretation Act, S.C. 1967-68,   # c. 7 defines Yukon standard time as UTC-9....   # see Interpretation Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. I-21, s. 35(1). - # [http://canlii.ca/t/7vhg] + # [https://www.canlii.org/en/ca/laws/stat/rsc-1985-c-i-21/latest/rsc-1985-c-i-21.html]   # * C.O. 1973/214 switched Yukon to PST on 1973-10-28 00:00.   # * O.I.C. 1980/02 established DST.   # * O.I.C. 1987/056 changed DST to Apr firstSun 2:00 to Oct lastSun 2:00.
2021:   # hours behind Greenwich Time.   #   # * Yukon Standard Time defined as Pacific Standard Time, YCO 1973/214 - # http://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/regu/yco-1973-214/latest/yco-1973-214.html + # https://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/regu/yco-1973-214/latest/yco-1973-214.html   # C.O. 1973/214 INTERPRETATION ACT ...   #   # 1. Effective October 28, 1973 Commissioner's Order 1967/59 is hereby
2036:   # http://? - no online source found   #   # * Yukon Daylight Saving Time, YOIC 1987/56 - # http://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/regu/yoic-1987-56/latest/yoic-1987-56.html + # https://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/regu/yoic-1987-56/latest/yoic-1987-56.html   # O.I.C. 1987/056 INTERPRETATION ACT ...   #   # In every year between
2048:   # Dated ... 9th day of March, A.D., 1987.   #   # * Yukon Daylight Saving Time 2006, YOIC 2006/127 - # http://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/regu/yoic-2006-127/latest/yoic-2006-127.html + # https://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/regu/yoic-2006-127/latest/yoic-2006-127.html   # O.I.C. 2006/127 INTERPRETATION ACT ...   #   # 1. In Yukon each year the time for general purposes shall be 7 hours
2062:   # 3. This order comes into force January 1, 2007.   #   # * Interpretation Act, RSY 2002, c 125 - # http://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/stat/rsy-2002-c-125/latest/rsy-2002-c-125.html + # https://www.canlii.org/en/yk/laws/stat/rsy-2002-c-125/latest/rsy-2002-c-125.html      # From Rives McDow (1999-09-04):   # Nunavut ... moved ... to incorporate the whole territory into one time zone.
2105:      # From Michaela Rodrigue, writing in the   # Nunatsiaq News (1999-11-19): - # http://www.nunatsiaq.com/archives/nunavut991130/nvt91119_17.html + # http://www.nunatsiaqonline.ca/archives/nunavut991130/nvt91119_17.html   # Clyde River, Pangnirtung and Sanikiluaq now operate with two time zones,   # central - or Nunavut time - for government offices, and eastern time   # for municipal offices and schools.... Igloolik [was similar but then]
2123:   # Central Time and Southampton Island [in the Central zone] is not   # required to use daylight savings.    - # From <http://www.nunatsiaq.com/archives/nunavut001130/nvt21110_02.html> + # From <http://www.nunatsiaqonline.ca/archives/nunavut001130/nvt21110_02.html>   # Nunavut now has two time zones (2000-11-10):   # The Nunavut government would allow its employees in Kugluktuk and   # Cambridge Bay to operate on central time year-round, putting them
2454:   # http://gaceta.diputados.gob.mx/Gaceta/61/2009/dic/V2-101209.html   #   # Our page: - # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/north-mexico-dst-change.html + # https://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/north-mexico-dst-change.html      # From Arthur David Olson (2010-01-20):   # The page
2873:   # http://www.nnc.cubaweb.cu/marzo-2008/cien-1-11-3-08.htm   #   # Some more background information is posted here: - # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-march-16.html + # https://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-march-16.html   #   # The article also says that Cuba has been observing DST since 1963,   # while Shanks (and tzdata) has 1965 as the first date (except in the
2920:   # http://granma.co.cu/2011/03/08/nacional/artic01.html   #   # Our info: - # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-2011.html + # https://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-2011.html   #   # From Steffen Thorsen (2011-10-30)   # Cuba will end DST two weeks later this year. Instead of going back
2930:   # http://www.radioangulo.cu/noticias/cuba/17105-cuba-restablecera-el-horario-del-meridiano-de-greenwich.html   #   # Our page: - # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-time-changes-2011.html + # https://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-time-changes-2011.html   #   # From Steffen Thorsen (2012-03-01)   # According to Radio Reloj, Cuba will start DST on Midnight between March
2940:   # http://www.radioreloj.cu/index.php/noticias-radio-reloj/71-miscelaneas/7529-cuba-aplicara-el-horario-de-verano-desde-el-1-de-abril   #   # Our info on it: - # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-2012.html + # https://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/cuba-starts-dst-2012.html      # From Steffen Thorsen (2012-11-03):   # Radio Reloj and many other sources report that Cuba is changing back
3135:   # From Steffen Thorsen (2016-03-12):   # Jean Antoine, editor of www.haiti-reference.com informed us that Haiti   # are not going on DST this year. Several other resources confirm this: ... - # http://www.radiotelevisioncaraibes.com/presse/heure_d_t_pas_de_changement_d_heure_pr_vu_pour_cet_ann_e.html - # http://www.vantbefinfo.com/changement-dheure-pas-pour-haiti/ + # https://www.radiotelevisioncaraibes.com/presse/heure_d_t_pas_de_changement_d_heure_pr_vu_pour_cet_ann_e.html + # https://www.vantbefinfo.com/changement-dheure-pas-pour-haiti/   # http://news.anmwe.com/haiti-lheure-nationale-ne-sera-ni-avancee-ni-reculee-cette-annee/      # From Steffen Thorsen (2017-03-12):
3335:   # Turks and Caicos   #   # From Chris Dunn in - # http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=415007 + # https://bugs.debian.org/415007   # (2007-03-15): In the Turks & Caicos Islands (America/Grand_Turk) the   # daylight saving dates for time changes have been adjusted to match   # the recent U.S. change of dates.
3357:   # "permanent daylight saving time" by one year....   # http://tcweeklynews.com/time-change-to-go-ahead-this-november-p5437-127.htm   # + # From the Turks & Caicos Cabinet (2017-07-20), heads-up from Steffen Thorsen: + # ... agreed to the reintroduction in TCI of Daylight Saving Time (DST) + # during the summer months and Standard Time, also known as Local + # Time, during the winter months with effect from April 2018 ... + # https://www.gov.uk/government/news/turks-and-caicos-post-cabinet-meeting-statement--3 + # + # From Paul Eggert (2017-08-26): + # The date of effect of the spring 2018 change appears to be March 11, + # which makes more sense. See: Hamilton D. Time change back + # by March 2018 for TCI. Magnetic Media. 2017-08-25. + # http://magneticmediatv.com/2017/08/time-change-back-by-march-2018-for-tci/ + #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Grand_Turk -4:44:32 - LMT 1890    -5:07:11 - KMT 1912 Feb # Kingston Mean Time    -5:00 - EST 1979    -5:00 US E%sT 2015 Nov Sun>=1 2:00 -  -4:00 - AST +  -4:00 - AST 2018 Mar 11 3:00 +  -5:00 US E%sT      # British Virgin Is   # Virgin Is