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2017 State Holidays Observed by the Office of State Procurement

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               Date Observed in 2017

New Year's Day
January 1
                     Monday, January 2nd
Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
3rd Monday in January
Monday, January 16th
Mardi Gras
Tuesday before Ash Wednesday
Tuesday, February 28th
Good Friday
Friday before Easter
                    Friday, April 10th
*Memorial Day
Last Monday in May
Monday, May 29th
Independence Day
July 4
                     Tuesday, July 4th
Labor Day
1st Monday in September
Monday, September 4th
Veterans Day
November 11
Friday, November 10th
Thanksgiving Day
4th Thursday in November
               Thursday, November 23rd
Christmas Day
December 25
Monday, December 25th

Louisiana Revised Statute 1:55 declares days of public rest and legal holidays.

* Inauguration Day is a holiday in the City of Baton Rouge once every four years, and Memorial Day shall be annually proclaimed as a legal holiday as specified in R.S.1.55. General Election Day is a state holiday the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November in even-numbered years.