LIST OF HOLIDAYS AND COURT CLOSURES - 2020
Section 6103(a) of Title 5 of the United States Code specifies holidays for federal employees.
The list below includes the 10 national holidays when the U.S. Bankruptcy Court will be closed.
*The list also includes 4 additional closures for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Connecticut.
CM/ECF will remain operational throughout the closures.
|Wednesday, January 1||New Year’s Day|
|Monday, January 20||Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.|
|Monday, February 17||Washington’s Birthday**|
|Monday, May 25||Memorial Day|
|Friday, July 3||Independence Day***|
|Monday, July 6*||Court Closed|
|Monday, September 7||Labor Day|
|Monday, October 12||Columbus Day|
|Wednesday, November 11||Veterans Day|
|Thursday, November 26||Thanksgiving Day|
|Friday, November 27*||Court Closed|
|Thursday, December 24*||Court Closed|
|Friday, December 25||Christmas Day|
|Thursday, December 31*||Court Closed|
|Friday, January 1, 2021||New Year's Day|
** Although state and local governments and private businesses may use other names (i.e., "President's Day"), this holiday is designated as "Washington’s Birthday" in section 6103(a) of title 5 of the United States Code.
*** July 4, 2020 (the legal public holiday for Independence Day), falls on a Saturday. Friday, July 3, will be observed as a holiday. (See 5 U.S.C. 6103(b).