Update for Russia?
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Sat Apr 16 15:51:24 UTC 2011
There is a proposal in State Duma to adopt Russian new Bill 509727-5
"On the Calculation of time" on April 19, 2011.
The document, among other things, will provide the legislation to abolish Daylight Saving Time in Russia.
According to RIA Novosti (in Russian)
State Duma documents (in Russian):
--- On Fri, 4/15/11, Deborah Goldsmith <goldsmit at apple.com> wrote:
> From: Deborah Goldsmith <goldsmit at apple.com>
> Subject: Re: Update for Russia?
> To: tz at lecserver.nci.nih.gov
> Date: Friday, April 15, 2011, 4:32 PM
> Any further news on Russia? Is there any expectation that
> this will be resolved soon? Or is it going to be months?
> On Mar 18, 2011, at 12:34 PM, M3 Sweatt wrote:
> > AFAIK this has still not been approved by the state
> duma with details. Also expect other nations to follow if
> Russia moves forward with the change as currently proposed /
> > Sent from my Windows Phone
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Deborah Goldsmith
> > Sent: Friday, March 18, 2011 12:31 PM
> > To: tz at lecserver.nci.nih.gov
> > Subject: Update for Russia?
> > Hi,
> > I was wondering if there is any timeline for an update
> to address the changes in Russia? My understanding is we
> were blocked on knowing what name will be used after the
> change. Is that still the case?
> > Thanks,
> > Deborah
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