[tz] Historical discrepancies for Italy.
olopierpa at gmail.com
Sun Oct 23 21:38:35 UTC 2016
On Sun, Oct 23, 2016 at 10:57 PM, Michael H Deckers via tz <tz at iana.org> wrote:
> INRIM can only disseminate time as determined by law or decree or order
> issued before
> the fact. What the Romans do is always a different matter, and is
> difficult to
> determine 70 years later. Besides, in recent cases where legal time has
> been observed
> to differ from widespread usage (eg Turkey), the tz database describes
> legal time.
> For 1967..1979, all steps in the Italian time scale were announced in
> the "Gazzetta Ufficiale", as required by the law:
Since much before 1967.
But the actual laws are extremely confused. I checked one, and it does
not agree with INRIM. I trust more the INRIM. This one is about the
end of DST for 1944:
> Anyway, these sources seem to agree with the tables of INRIM.
The single one I checked does not agree :(
(I'll add this to my not yet written email to INRIM)
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