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2009-03-20

2009-03-20 17:31:11 by Henrik Grubbström (Grubba) <grubba@grubba.org>

Updated to tzdata2009b.

Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/africa:1.6
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Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/australasia:1.8
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Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:1.9
Rev: lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/southamerica:1.9
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1: - # @(#)southamerica 8.18 + # @(#)southamerica 8.33   # <pre>      # This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
164:   # From Paul Eggert (2007-12-22):   # For dates after mid-2008, the following rules are my guesses and   # are quite possibly wrong, but are more likely than no DST at all. +  + # From Alexander Krivenyshev (2008-09-05): + # As per message from Carlos Alberto Fonseca Arauz (Nicaragua), + # Argentina will start DST on Sunday October 19, 2008. + # + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_argentina03.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/dst_news/dst_news_argentina03.html + # </a> + # OR + # <a href="http://www.impulsobaires.com.ar/nota.php?id=57832 (in spanish)"> + # http://www.impulsobaires.com.ar/nota.php?id=57832 (in spanish) + # </a> +  + # From Rodrigo Severo (2008-10-06): + # Here is some info available at a Gentoo bug related to TZ on Argentina's DST: + # ... + # ------- Comment #1 from [jmdocile] 2008-10-06 16:28 0000 ------- + # Hi, there is a problem with timezone-data-2008e and maybe with + # timezone-data-2008f + # Argentinian law [Number] 25.155 is no longer valid. + # <a href="http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/60000-64999/60036/norma.htm"> + # http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/60000-64999/60036/norma.htm + # </a> + # The new one is law [Number] 26.350 + # <a href="http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/135000-139999/136191/norma.htm"> + # http://www.infoleg.gov.ar/infolegInternet/anexos/135000-139999/136191/norma.htm + # </a> + # So there is no summer time in Argentina for now. +  + # From Mariano Absatz (2008-10-20): + # Decree 1693/2008 applies Law 26.350 for the summer 2008/2009 establishing DST in Argentina + # From 2008-10-19 until 2009-03-15 + # <a href="http://www.boletinoficial.gov.ar/Bora.Portal/CustomControls/PdfContent.aspx?fp=16102008&pi=3&pf=4&s=0&sec=01"> + # http://www.boletinoficial.gov.ar/Bora.Portal/CustomControls/PdfContent.aspx?fp=16102008&pi=3&pf=4&s=0&sec=01 + # </a> + # + # Decree 1705/2008 excepting 12 Provinces from applying DST in the summer 2008/2009: + # Catamarca, La Rioja, Mendoza, Salta, San Juan, San Luis, La Pampa, Neuquen, Rio Negro, Chubut, Santa Cruz + # and Tierra del Fuego + # <a href="http://www.boletinoficial.gov.ar/Bora.Portal/CustomControls/PdfContent.aspx?fp=17102008&pi=1&pf=1&s=0&sec=01"> + # http://www.boletinoficial.gov.ar/Bora.Portal/CustomControls/PdfContent.aspx?fp=17102008&pi=1&pf=1&s=0&sec=01 + # </a> + # + # Press release 235 dated Saturday October 18th, from the Government of the Province of Jujuy saying + # it will not apply DST either (even when it was not included in Decree 1705/2008) + # <a href="http://www.jujuy.gov.ar/index2/partes_prensa/18_10_08/235-181008.doc"> + # http://www.jujuy.gov.ar/index2/partes_prensa/18_10_08/235-181008.doc + # </a> +    Rule Arg 2007 only - Dec 30 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Arg 2008 max - Mar Sun>=15 0:00 0 - - Rule Arg 2008 max - Oct Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Arg 2008 max - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S      # From Mariano Absatz (2004-05-21):   # Today it was officially published that the Province of Mendoza is changing
228:   # http://www.sanjuan.gov.ar/prensa/archivo/000426.html   # http://www.sanjuan.gov.ar/prensa/archivo/000441.html    + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-01-17): + # Here are articles that Argentina Province San Luis is planning to end DST + # as earlier as upcoming Monday January 21, 2008 or February 2008: + # + # Provincia argentina retrasa reloj y marca diferencia con resto del pais + # (Argentine Province delayed clock and mark difference with the rest of the + # country) + # <a href="http://cl.invertia.com/noticias/noticia.aspx?idNoticia=200801171849_EFE_ET4373&idtel"> + # http://cl.invertia.com/noticias/noticia.aspx?idNoticia=200801171849_EFE_ET4373&idtel + # </a> + # + # Es inminente que en San Luis atrasen una hora los relojes + # (It is imminent in San Luis clocks one hour delay) + # <a href="http://www.lagaceta.com.ar/vernotae.asp?id_nota=253414"> + # http://www.lagaceta.com.ar/vernotae.asp?id_nota=253414 + # </a> + # + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.net/dst_news/dst_news_argentina02.html"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.net/dst_news/dst_news_argentina02.html + # </a> +  + # From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2008-01-18): + # The page of the San Luis provincial government + # <a href="http://www.sanluis.gov.ar/notas.asp?idCanal=0&id=22812"> + # http://www.sanluis.gov.ar/notas.asp?idCanal=0&id=22812 + # </a> + # confirms what Alex Krivenyshev has earlier sent to the tz + # emailing list about that San Luis plans to return to standard + # time much earlier than the rest of the country. It also + # confirms that upon request the provinces San Juan and Mendoza + # refused to follow San Luis in this change. + # + # The change is supposed to take place Monday the 21.st at 0:00 + # hours. As far as I understand it if this goes ahead, we need + # a new timezone for San Luis (although there are also documented + # independent changes in the southamerica file of San Luis in + # 1990 and 1991 which has not been confirmed). +  + # From Jesper Norgaard Welen (2008-01-25): + # Unfortunately the below page has become defunct, about the San Luis + # time change. Perhaps because it now is part of a group of pages "Most + # important pages of 2008." + # + # You can use + # <a href="http://www.sanluis.gov.ar/notas.asp?idCanal=8141&id=22834"> + # http://www.sanluis.gov.ar/notas.asp?idCanal=8141&id=22834 + # </a> + # instead it seems. Or use "Buscador" from the main page of the San Luis + # government, and fill in "huso" and click OK, and you will get 3 pages + # from which the first one is identical to the above. +  + # From Mariano Absatz (2008-01-28): + # I can confirm that the Province of San Luis (and so far only that + # province) decided to go back to UTC-3 effective midnight Jan 20th 2008 + # (that is, Monday 21st at 0:00 is the time the clocks were delayed back + # 1 hour), and they intend to keep UTC-3 as their timezone all year round + # (that is, unless they change their mind any minute now). + # + # So we'll have to add yet another city to 'southamerica' (I think San + # Luis city is the mos populated city in the Province, so it'd be + # America/Argentina/San_Luis... of course I can't remember if San Luis's + # history of particular changes goes along with Mendoza or San Juan :-( + # (I only remember not being able to collect hard facts about San Luis + # back in 2004, when these provinces changed to UTC-4 for a few days, I + # mailed them personally and never got an answer). +  + # From Paul Eggert (2008-06-30):   # Unless otherwise specified, data are from Shanks & Pottenger through 1992,   # from the IATA otherwise. As noted below, Shanks & Pottenger say that - # America/Cordoba split into 6 subregions during 1991/1992, but we - # haven't verified this yet so for now we'll keep it a single region. + # America/Cordoba split into 6 subregions during 1991/1992, one of which + # was America/San_Luis, but we haven't verified this yet so for now we'll + # keep America/Cordoba a single region rather than splitting it into the + # other 5 subregions. +    #   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   #
244:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 Arg AR%sT   # - # Santa Fe (SF), Entre Rios (ER), Corrientes (CN), Misiones (MN), Chaco (CC), - # Formosa (FM), Salta (SA), Santiago del Estero (SE), Cordoba (CB), - # San Luis (SL), La Pampa (LP), Neuquen (NQ), Rio Negro (RN) + # Cordoba (CB), Santa Fe (SF), Entre Rios (ER), Corrientes (CN), Misiones (MN), + # Chaco (CC), Formosa (FM), Santiago del Estero (SE)   #   # Shanks & Pottenger also make the following claims, which we haven't verified:   # - Formosa switched to -3:00 on 1991-01-07.   # - Misiones switched to -3:00 on 1990-12-29.   # - Chaco switched to -3:00 on 1991-01-04. - # - San Luis switched to -4:00 on 1990-03-14, then to -3:00 on 1990-10-15, - # then to -4:00 on 1991-03-01, then to -3:00 on 1991-06-01. +    # - Santiago del Estero switched to -4:00 on 1991-04-01,   # then to -3:00 on 1991-04-26.   #
267:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 Arg AR%sT   # + # Salta (SA), La Pampa (LP), Neuquen (NQ), Rio Negro (RN) + Zone America/Argentina/Salta -4:21:40 - LMT 1894 Oct 31 +  -4:16:48 - CMT 1920 May +  -4:00 - ART 1930 Dec +  -4:00 Arg AR%sT 1969 Oct 5 +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1991 Mar 3 +  -4:00 - WART 1991 Oct 20 +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1999 Oct 3 +  -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3 +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART + #   # Tucuman (TM)   Zone America/Argentina/Tucuman -4:20:52 - LMT 1894 Oct 31    -4:16:48 - CMT 1920 May
291:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART   #   # San Juan (SJ)   Zone America/Argentina/San_Juan -4:34:04 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
304:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 May 31    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jul 25 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART   #   # Jujuy (JY)   Zone America/Argentina/Jujuy -4:21:12 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
318:    -3:00 1:00 ARST 1992    -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1999 Oct 3    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART   #   # Catamarca (CT), Chubut (CH)   Zone America/Argentina/Catamarca -4:23:08 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
331:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART   #   # Mendoza (MZ)   Zone America/Argentina/Mendoza -4:35:16 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
348:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 May 23    -4:00 - WART 2004 Sep 26 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART   # -  + # San Luis (SL) + Zone America/Argentina/San_Luis -4:25:24 - LMT 1894 Oct 31 +  -4:16:48 - CMT 1920 May +  -4:00 - ART 1930 Dec +  -4:00 Arg AR%sT 1969 Oct 5 +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 1990 +  -3:00 1:00 ARST 1990 Mar 14 +  -4:00 - WART 1990 Oct 15 +  -4:00 1:00 WARST 1991 Mar 1 +  -4:00 - WART 1991 Jun 1 +  -3:00 - ART 1999 Oct 3 +  -4:00 1:00 WARST 2000 Mar 3 +  -3:00 - ART 2004 May 31 +  -4:00 - WART 2004 Jul 25 +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Jan 21 +  -3:00 - ART + #   # Santa Cruz (SC)   Zone America/Argentina/Rio_Gallegos -4:36:52 - LMT 1894 Oct 31    -4:16:48 - CMT 1920 May # Cordoba Mean Time
359:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 Jun 1    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART   #   # Tierra del Fuego, Antartida e Islas del Atlantico Sur (TF)   Zone America/Argentina/Ushuaia -4:33:12 - LMT 1894 Oct 31
370:    -4:00 Arg AR%sT 2000 Mar 3    -3:00 - ART 2004 May 30    -4:00 - WART 2004 Jun 20 -  -3:00 Arg AR%sT +  -3:00 Arg AR%sT 2008 Oct 18 +  -3:00 - ART      # Aruba   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
456:   # Brazil will start DST on 2007-10-14 00:00 and end on 2008-02-17 00:00:   # http://www.mme.gov.br/site/news/detail.do;jsessionid=BBA06811AFCAAC28F0285210913513DA?newsId=13975    + # From Paul Schulze (2008-06-24): + # ...by law number 11.662 of April 24, 2008 (published in the "Diario + # Oficial da Uniao"...) in Brazil there are changes in the timezones, + # effective today (00:00am at June 24, 2008) as follows: + # + # a) The timezone UTC+5 is e[x]tinguished, with all the Acre state and the + # part of the Amazonas state that had this timezone now being put to the + # timezone UTC+4 + # b) The whole Para state now is put at timezone UTC+3, instead of just + # part of it, as was before. + # + # This change follows a proposal of senator Tiao Viana of Acre state, that + # proposed it due to concerns about open television channels displaying + # programs inappropriate to youths in the states that had the timezone + # UTC+5 too early in the night. In the occasion, some more corrections + # were proposed, trying to unify the timezones of any given state. This + # change modifies timezone rules defined in decree 2.784 of 18 June, + # 1913. +  + # From Rodrigo Severo (2008-06-24): + # Just correcting the URL: + # <a href="https://www.in.gov.br/imprensa/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=3Ddo&secao=3D1&pagina=3D1&data=3D25/04/2008"> + # https://www.in.gov.br/imprensa/visualiza/index.jsp?jornal=3Ddo&secao=3D1&pagina=3D1&data=3D25/04/2008 + # </a> + # + # As a result of the above Decree I believe the America/Rio_Branco + # timezone shall be modified from UTC-5 to UTC-4 and a new timezone shall + # be created to represent the the west side of the Para State. I + # suggest this new timezone be called Santarem as the most + # important/populated city in the affected area. + # + # This new timezone would be the same as the Rio_Branco timezone up to + # the 2008/06/24 change which would be to UTC-3 instead of UTC-4. +  + # From Alex Krivenyshev (2008-06-24): + # This is a quick reference page for New and Old Brazil Time Zones map. + # <a href="http://www.worldtimezone.com/brazil-time-new-old.php"> + # http://www.worldtimezone.com/brazil-time-new-old.php + # </a> + # + # - 4 time zones replaced by 3 time zones-eliminating time zone UTC- 05 + # (state Acre and the part of the Amazonas will be UTC/GMT- 04) - western + # part of Par state is moving to one timezone UTC- 03 (from UTC -04). +    # From Paul Eggert (2002-10-10):   # The official decrees referenced below are mostly taken from   # <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV.html">   # Decretos sobre o Horario de Verao no Brasil   # </a>.    -  + # From Steffen Thorsen (2008-08-29): + # As announced by the government and many newspapers in Brazil late + # yesterday, Brazil will start DST on 2008-10-19 (need to change rule) and + # it will end on 2009-02-15 (current rule for Brazil is fine). Based on + # past years experience with the elections, there was a good chance that + # the start was postponed to November, but it did not happen this year. + # + # It has not yet been posted to http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV.html + # + # An official page about it: + # <a href="http://www.mme.gov.br/site/news/detail.do?newsId=16722"> + # http://www.mme.gov.br/site/news/detail.do?newsId=16722 + # </a> + # Note that this link does not always work directly, but must be accessed + # by going to + # <a href="http://www.mme.gov.br/first"> + # http://www.mme.gov.br/first + # </a> + # + # One example link that works directly: + # <a href="http://jornale.com.br/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=13530&Itemid=54"> + # http://jornale.com.br/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=13530&Itemid=54 + # (Portuguese) + # </a> + # + # We have a written a short article about it as well: + # <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/brazil-dst-2008-2009.html"> + # http://www.timeanddate.com/news/time/brazil-dst-2008-2009.html + # </a> +    # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S   # Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/HV20466.htm">20,466</a> (1931-10-01)   # Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/HV21896.htm">21,896</a> (1932-01-10)
578:   Rule Brazil 2000 2001 - Oct Sun>=8 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Brazil 2001 2006 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 -   # Decree 4,399 (2002-10-01) repeals DST in AL, CE, MA, PB, PE, PI, RN, SE. - # <a href="http://www.presidencia.gov.br/CCIVIL/decreto/2002/D4399.htm"></a> + # <a href="http://www.presidencia.gov.br/CCIVIL/decreto/2002/D4399.htm">4,399</a>   Rule Brazil 2002 only - Nov 3 0:00 1:00 S   # Decree 4,844 (2003-09-24; corrected 2003-09-26) repeals DST in BA, MT, TO. - # <a href="http://www.presidencia.gov.br/CCIVIL/decreto/2003/D4844.htm"></a> + # <a href="http://www.presidencia.gov.br/CCIVIL/decreto/2003/D4844.htm">4,844</a>   Rule Brazil 2003 only - Oct 19 0:00 1:00 S   # Decree 5,223 (2004-10-01) reestablishes DST in MT. - # <a href="http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/_Ato2004-2006/2004/Decreto/D5223.htm"></a> + # <a href="http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/_Ato2004-2006/2004/Decreto/D5223.htm">5,223</a>   Rule Brazil 2004 only - Nov 2 0:00 1:00 S   # Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV5539.gif">5,539</a> (2005-09-19),   # adopted by the same states as before.
593:   # adopted by the same states as before.   Rule Brazil 2006 only - Nov 5 0:00 1:00 S   Rule Brazil 2007 only - Feb 25 0:00 0 - - # (Decree number not yet known) - # http://www.brasil.gov.br/noticias/ultimas_noticias/horario_verao070920/ - # (2007-09-20) after a heads-up from Steffen Thorsen: - Rule Brazil 2007 max - Oct Sun>=8 0:00 1:00 S - Rule Brazil 2008 max - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + # Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DecHV6212.gif">6,212</a> (2007-09-26), + # adopted by the same states as before. + Rule Brazil 2007 only - Oct Sun>=8 0:00 1:00 S + # From Frederico A. C. Neves (2008-09-10): + # Acording to this decree + # <a href="http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/_Ato2007-2010/2008/Decreto/D6558.htm"> + # http://www.planalto.gov.br/ccivil_03/_Ato2007-2010/2008/Decreto/D6558.htm + # </a> + # [t]he DST period in Brazil now on will be from the 3rd Oct Sunday to the + # 3rd Feb Sunday. There is an exception on the return date when this is + # the Carnival Sunday then the return date will be the next Sunday... + Rule Brazil 2008 max - Oct Sun>=15 0:00 1:00 S + Rule Brazil 2008 2011 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2012 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2013 2014 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2015 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2016 2022 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2023 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2024 2025 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2026 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2027 2033 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2034 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2035 2036 - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - + Rule Brazil 2037 only - Feb Sun>=22 0:00 0 - + # From Arthur David Olson (2008-09-29): + # The next is wrong in some years but is better than nothing. + Rule Brazil 2038 max - Feb Sun>=15 0:00 0 - +    # The latest ruleset listed above says that the following states observe DST:   # DF, ES, GO, MG, MS, MT, PR, RJ, RS, SC, SP. - # For dates after mid-2008, the above rules with TO="max" are guesses - # and are quite possibly wrong, but are more likely than no DST at all. +     -  +    # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   #   # Fernando de Noronha (administratively part of PE)
629:    -3:00 Brazil BR%sT 1988 Sep 12    -3:00 - BRT   # + # west Para (PA) + # West Para includes Altamira, Oribidos, Prainha, Oriximina, and Santarem. + Zone America/Santarem -3:38:48 - LMT 1914 +  -4:00 Brazil AM%sT 1988 Sep 12 +  -4:00 - AMT 2008 Jun 24 00:00 +  -3:00 - BRT + #   # Maranhao (MA), Piaui (PI), Ceara (CE), Rio Grande do Norte (RN),   # Paraiba (PB)   Zone America/Fortaleza -2:34:00 - LMT 1914
691:    -4:00 - AMT 2004 Oct 1    -4:00 Brazil AM%sT   # - # west Para (PA), Rondonia (RO) - # West Para includes Altamira, Oribidos, Prainha, Oriximina, and Santarem. + # Rondonia (RO)   Zone America/Porto_Velho -4:15:36 - LMT 1914    -4:00 Brazil AM%sT 1988 Sep 12    -4:00 - AMT
719:    -5:00 Brazil AC%sT 1988 Sep 12    -5:00 - ACT 1993 Sep 28    -5:00 Brazil AC%sT 1994 Sep 22 -  -5:00 - ACT +  -5:00 - ACT 2008 Jun 24 00:00 +  -4:00 - AMT   #   # Acre (AC)   Zone America/Rio_Branco -4:31:12 - LMT 1914    -5:00 Brazil AC%sT 1988 Sep 12 -  -5:00 - ACT +  -5:00 - ACT 2008 Jun 24 00:00 +  -4:00 - AMT    -  +    # Chile      # From Eduardo Krell (1995-10-19):
772:   # http://www.horaoficial.cl/cambio.htm   # </a>.    - # From JosĂ© Miguel Garrido (2008-03-05): + # From Jose Miguel Garrido (2008-03-05):   # ...   # You could see the announces of the change on   # <a href="http://www.shoa.cl/noticias/2008/04hora/hora.htm">