Department of Management Services
2016 State Holidays
The following days are observed as paid holidays by state agencies:
|New Year's Day||Friday, January 1|
|Birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.||Monday, January 18|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 30|
|Independence Day||Monday, July 4|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 5|
|Veterans' Day||Friday, November 11|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday, November 24|
|Friday after Thanksgiving||Friday, November 25|
|Christmas Day||Sunday, December 25|
Note: If the actual holiday falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday is observed as a holiday. When a holiday falls on Sunday, the following Monday is observed as a holiday.
Full-time employees are entitled to one personal holiday each year. Personal holidays are credited to eligible employees on July 1, and must be taken by the employee by June 30 of each year.
Section 110.117, F.S.