FW: no DST time in Latvia
eggert at twinsun.com
Mon Mar 6 18:00:43 UTC 2000
From: Andrei Ivanov <Andrei.Ivanov at Realogic.lv>
Sent: Monday, March 06, 2000 6:28 AM
This year Latvia will not switch to Daylight Savings Time (as specified
in The Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Rep. of Latvia of
Thanks very much for this info. I'll include your change in my next
proposed patch. I assume it's OK to give you credit for reporting
this, and to date the change Feb 29 (the date of Regulation #79); if
not, please let me know. I could not find a copy of the regulation on
the Web, but I can't read Latvian so my search powers are limited.
UTC+2 is the closest meridian to Riga, so this new regulation makes
astronomical sense. However, according to the tz database, until now
Riga was at UTC+2 for the whole year from 1927 through 1939 only.
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