FW: share/zoneinfo/southamerica (Brazil saving update)
Olson, Arthur David (NCI)
olsona at dc37a.nci.nih.gov
Mon Oct 2 13:37:39 UTC 2000
Mario Sergio Fujikawa Ferreira is not on the time zone mailing list;
direct replies appropriately.
From: Mario Sergio Fujikawa Ferreira [mailto:lioux at uol.com.br]
Sent: Monday, October 02, 2000 9:01 AM
To: tz at elsie.nci.nih.gov
Subject: share/zoneinfo/southamerica (Brazil saving update)
I was informed this was the right place to inform
If you are not, I both apologize and ask if you can
direct this to the right person.
I would like to report that the Light Time Saving estimates
for Brazil are incorrect.
The new correct time savings for this year are
- begin 08 Oct 2000 00:00:00
- end 18 Feb 2001 00:00:00
Unfortunaly, it is not clear if the 2nd weekend of September
will be the official beginning for consequent years. The same
applies for the end date.
Therefore, I would advise maintaining the actual policy,
yet adding this year's information.
By the way, no states were removed or added in this latest
--- southamerica Fri Apr 7 01:20:30 2000
+++ /tmp/southamerica Sun Oct 1 02:02:25 2000
@@ -353,6 +353,10 @@
# and are quite possibly wrong, but are more likely than no DST at all.
Rule Brazil 1999 max - Oct Sun>=1 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Brazil 2000 max - Feb lastSun 0:00 0 -
+# Decree <a href="http://pcdsh01.on.br/DEC3592.htm">3,592</a> (1999-10-01)
+# adopted by the same states.
+Rule Brazil 2000 only - Oct 6 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Brazil 2001 only - Feb 18 0:00 0 -
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