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2011 Bank Holiday Schedule

The following days in 2011 are legal holidays in Illinois upon which a bank may remain closed, but is not required to:

Date Day Holiday
January 1, 2011 Saturday New Year's Day
January 17, 2011 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday (Observed)
February 12, 2011 Saturday Abraham Lincoln's Birthday
February 21, 2011 Monday President's Day
March 7, 2011 Monday Casimir Pulaski's Birthday
April 22, 2011 Friday Good Friday
May 30, 2011 Monday Memorial Day
July 4, 2011 Monday Independence Day
September 5, 2011 Monday Labor Day
October 10, 2011 Monday Columbus Day
November 11, 2011 Friday Veterans' Day
November 25, 2011 Thursday Thanksgiving Day
December 25, 2011 Sunday Christmas Day

In addition to the holidays cited above, banks are authorized to close at 12:00 noon on each Saturday and all day on Sunday. A bank may also select one additional day of the week to remain closed by following the procedures outlined in Section 17(b) of the Promissory Note and Bank Holiday Act [205 ILCS 630/17(b)].

 2010 Bank Holiday Schedule

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