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Harmonise UK and US public holidays

Submitted on Monday 26th December 2011

Rejected on Wednesday 21st June 2017

Current status: Rejected

Rejection code: irrelevant (see below for details)

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Harmonise UK and US public holidays

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The government should change the dates of the UK public holidays to match those of the United States. This would benefit the economy because it would minimise the number of days on which businesses in the UK are open but closed in the US and vice versa. It would also give UK citizens more leisure time because it would result in two extra days public holiday.

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