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The Laboratory has announced the following holiday schedule for 2013:

Berkeley Lab Holiday Calendar 2013

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

New Year's Holiday

Monday, January 21, 2013

Martin Luther King Holiday

Monday, February 18, 2013

Presidents Day

Friday, March 29, 2013

Cesar Chavez Day**

Monday, May 27, 2013

Memorial Day

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Independence Day

Monday, September 2, 2013

Labor Day

Monday, November 11, 2013

Veterans Day**

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 29, 2013

Day after Thanksgiving Day

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Christmas Eve Holiday

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Christmas Holiday

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Administrative Holiday **

Friday, December 27, 2013

Vacation day or Leave without pay*

Monday, December 30, 2013

Vacation day or Leave without pay*

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

New Year's Eve Holiday

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

New Year's Day

* Employees may use either vacation or leave without pay for these dates. Up to two days' advance use of vacation credit accruals for the months of December may be used to facilitate the implementation of Christmas/New Year's holiday closures. This applies only to employees who have not had sufficient time to accrue adequate vacation balances [see Vacation Leave policy]

**Eligible employees have the option to take one of these days as a holiday. Those employees taking Cesar Chavez or Veterans Day as a holiday in Calendar Year 2013 must use a third vacation day on Thursday, December 26, 2013.  See the Implementation Guidance for information on eligibility and time entry procedures.

The Laboratory holiday policy is contained in the Requirements and Policy Manual (RPM), Holidays.