Human Resources

Holidays for Calendar Year 2009

The State of New Hampshire and the State Employees' Association of New Hampshire, Inc. - SEIU Local 1984, within the framework of the current Collective Bargaining Agreement, have agreed that the following days will be holidays for State Employees during calendar year 2009.


New Year's Day Thursday January 1, 2009
Martin Luther King Jr./Civil Rights Day Monday January 19, 2009
President's Day Monday February 16, 2009
Memorial Day Monday May 25, 2009
Fourth of July* Friday July 3, 2009
Labor Day Monday September 7, 2009
Veteran's Day Wednesday November 11, 2009
Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 26, 20089
Day after Thanksgiving Friday November 27, 2009
Christmas Day Friday December 25, 2009
* Whereas Fourth of July, the calendar holiday, falls on a Saturday, State Offices will be closed Friday, July 3, 2009.

In addition to the above noted holidays, State employees who are employed on a full-time basis are eligible for Floating Holidays. Please see Article 9.6 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement for the specific details.

If you have any questions pertaining to holidays or holiday compensation, please feel free to contact Karen D. Hutchins, Director of Personnel, 271-3261 or Sara Willingham, Manager of Employee Relations, 271-3359.

For information only:

Although the following days are listed in RSA 288:1 as State holidays, they are NOT paid holidays for State employees under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the State and the SEA. State Offices will remain open.

Columbus Day (2nd Monday in October - October 12, 2009)
Election Day (the day on which the biennial election is held)
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