2019 – 2020 Clerks of Court Holidays

Holiday20202021
New Years' DayWednesday, January 1, 2020Friday, January 1, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr.'s BirthdayMonday, January 20, 2020Monday, January 18, 2021
Washington BirthdayMonday, February 17, 2020Monday, February 15, 2021
Mardi GrasTuesday, February 25, 2020Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Good FridayFriday, April 10, 2020Friday, April 2, 2021
Memorial DayMonday, May 25, 2020Monday, May 31, 2021
Independence Day**Friday, July 3, 2020*Monday, July 5, 2021
Labor DayMonday, September 7, 2020Monday, September 6, 2021
All Saints Day*********Monday, November 1, 2021
General Election DayTuesday, November 3, 2020*********
Veterans' DayWednesday, November 11, 2020Thursday, November 11, 2021
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 26, 2020Thursday, November 25, 2021
Friday after ThanksgivingFriday, November 27, 2020Friday, November 26, 2021
Christmas EveThursday, December 24, 2020Friday, December 24, 2021
Christmas DayFriday, December 25, 2020* Saturday, December 25, 2021
New Years' EveThursday, December 31, 2020Friday, December 31, 2021

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.