2019 – 2020 Clerks of Court Holidays

Holiday20192020
New Years' DayTuesday, January 1, 2019Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr.'s BirthdayMonday, January 21, 2019Monday, January 20, 2020
Washington BirthdayMonday, February 18, 2019Monday, February 17, 2020
Mardi GrasTuesday, March 5, 2019Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Good FridayFriday, April 19, 2019Friday, April 10, 2020
Memorial DayMonday, May 27, 2019Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence DayThursday, July 4, 2019**Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor DayMonday, September 2, 2019Monday, September 7, 2020
All Saints DayFriday, November 1, 2019********
General Election DayN/ATuesday, November 3, 2020
Veterans' DayMonday, November 11, 2019Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 28, 2019Thursday, November 26, 2020
Friday after ThanksgivingFriday, November 29, 2019Friday, November 27, 2020
Christmas EveTuesday, December 24, 2019Thursday, December 24, 2020
Christmas DayWednesday, December 25, 2019Friday, December 25, 2020
New Years' EveTuesday, December 31, 2019
Thursday, December 31, 2020

NOTES:

  1. Additionally, each clerk of a district court, parish court, and city court shall close his office on all of the legal holidays provided on any day that the governor has proclaimed a legal holiday pursuant to R.S. 1:55(B)(3).
  2. Additionally, each clerk of a district court, parish court, and city court may close his office on any day an emergency situation has been declared by the governor or the local governing authority and governmental entities, including the courthouse, have been ordered to close pursuant to R.S. 1:55(E)1(b).
  3. If a proclamation is issued the Association office will post it on this website or you may obtain a copy from www.gov.state.la.us. Pursuant to R.S. 1:55(E)1(c).

ADDITIONAL NOTES:

**E.(1)(a)(i) Each clerk of a district court, parish court, and city court shall close his office on the following days: New Year’s Day, January first; Washington’s Birthday, the third Monday in February; Good Friday; Memorial Day, the last Monday in May; the Fourth of July; Labor Day, the first Monday in September; All Saints’ Day, November first; Veterans’ Day, November eleventh; Thanksgiving Day, the fourth Thursday in November, and the next day, Friday; Christmas Eve Day; Christmas Day; and New Year’s Eve Day, December thirty-first.
(ii) Whenever New Year’s Day, the Fourth of July, or Christmas Day falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be a holiday. Whenever New Year’s Day, the Fourth of July, or Christmas Day falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be a holiday.