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December 2022

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
December 1, 2022
 
December 2, 2022
 
December 3, 2022
2
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
  • Pay Period 26 Begins
December 4, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 5, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 6, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 7, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 8, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 9, 2022
2
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
  • Pay Day
December 10, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 11, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 12, 2022
2
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
  • Benefits Open Season Ends
December 13, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 14, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 15, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 16, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 17, 2022
2
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
  • Pay Period 01 Begins
December 18, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 19, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 20, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 21, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 22, 2022
1
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
December 23, 2022
2
  • 2022 Rural Carrier Christmas period
  • Pay Day
December 24, 2022
 
December 25, 2022
1
  • CHRISTMAS 2022
December 26, 2022
1
  • Christmas holiday observed
December 27, 2022
 
December 28, 2022
 
December 29, 2022
 
December 30, 2022
 
December 31, 2022
1
  • Pay Period 02 Begins

January 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
January 1, 2023
1
  • New Years Day
January 2, 2023
 
January 3, 2023
 
January 4, 2023
 
January 5, 2023
 
January 6, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
January 7, 2023
 
January 8, 2023
 
January 9, 2023
 
January 10, 2023
 
January 11, 2023
 
January 12, 2023
 
January 13, 2023
 
January 14, 2023
2
  • 2023 Leave year begins
  • Pay Period 03 Begins
January 15, 2023
 
January 16, 2023
1
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday
January 17, 2023
 
January 18, 2023
 
January 19, 2023
 
January 20, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
January 21, 2023
 
January 22, 2023
 
January 23, 2023
 
January 24, 2023
 
January 25, 2023
 
January 26, 2023
 
January 27, 2023
 
January 28, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 04 Begins
January 29, 2023
 
January 30, 2023
 
January 31, 2023
1
  • Retroactive pay for previous contract

February 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
February 1, 2023
 
February 2, 2023
 
February 3, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
February 4, 2023
 
February 5, 2023
 
February 6, 2023
 
February 7, 2023
 
February 8, 2023
 
February 9, 2023
 
February 10, 2023
 
February 11, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 05 Begins
February 12, 2023
 
February 13, 2023
 
February 14, 2023
 
February 15, 2023
 
February 16, 2023
 
February 17, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
February 18, 2023
 
February 19, 2023
 
February 20, 2023
1
  • President's Day
February 21, 2023
 
February 22, 2023
 
February 23, 2023
 
February 24, 2023
 
February 25, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 06 Begins
February 26, 2023
 
February 27, 2023
 
February 28, 2023
 

March 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
March 1, 2023
 
March 2, 2023
 
March 3, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
March 4, 2023
 
March 5, 2023
 
March 6, 2023
 
March 7, 2023
 
March 8, 2023
 
March 9, 2023
 
March 10, 2023
 
March 11, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 07 Begins
March 12, 2023
 
March 13, 2023
 
March 14, 2023
 
March 15, 2023
 
March 16, 2023
 
March 17, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
March 18, 2023
 
March 19, 2023
 
March 20, 2023
 
March 21, 2023
 
March 22, 2023
 
March 23, 2023
 
March 24, 2023
 
March 25, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 08 Begins
March 26, 2023
 
March 27, 2023
 
March 28, 2023
 
March 29, 2023
 
March 30, 2023
 
March 31, 2023
1
  • Pay Day

April 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
April 1, 2023
 
April 2, 2023
 
April 3, 2023
 
April 4, 2023
 
April 5, 2023
 
April 6, 2023
 
April 7, 2023
 
April 8, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 09 Begins
April 9, 2023
 
April 10, 2023
 
April 11, 2023
 
April 12, 2023
 
April 13, 2023
 
April 14, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
April 15, 2023
 
April 16, 2023
 
April 17, 2023
 
April 18, 2023
 
April 19, 2023
 
April 20, 2023
 
April 21, 2023
 
April 22, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 10 Begins
April 23, 2023
 
April 24, 2023
 
April 25, 2023
 
April 26, 2023
 
April 27, 2023
 
April 28, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
April 29, 2023
 
April 30, 2023
 

May 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
May 1, 2023
 
May 2, 2023
 
May 3, 2023
 
May 4, 2023
 
May 5, 2023
 
May 6, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 11 Begins
May 7, 2023
 
May 8, 2023
 
May 9, 2023
 
May 10, 2023
 
May 11, 2023
 
May 12, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
May 13, 2023
 
May 14, 2023
 
May 15, 2023
 
May 16, 2023
 
May 17, 2023
 
May 18, 2023
 
May 19, 2023
 
May 20, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 12 Begins
May 21, 2023
 
May 22, 2023
 
May 23, 2023
 
May 24, 2023
 
May 25, 2023
 
May 26, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
May 27, 2023
 
May 28, 2023
 
May 29, 2023
1
  • Memorial Day
May 30, 2023
 
May 31, 2023
 

June 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
June 1, 2023
 
June 2, 2023
 
June 3, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 13 Begins
June 4, 2023
 
June 5, 2023
 
June 6, 2023
 
June 7, 2023
 
June 8, 2023
 
June 9, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
June 10, 2023
 
June 11, 2023
 
June 12, 2023
 
June 13, 2023
 
June 14, 2023
 
June 15, 2023
 
June 16, 2023
 
June 17, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 14 Begins
June 18, 2023
 
June 19, 2023
1
  • Juneteenth
June 20, 2023
 
June 21, 2023
 
June 22, 2023
 
June 23, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
June 24, 2023
 
June 25, 2023
 
June 26, 2023
 
June 27, 2023
 
June 28, 2023
 
June 29, 2023
 
June 30, 2023
 

July 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
July 1, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 15 Begins
July 2, 2023
 
July 3, 2023
 
July 4, 2023
1
  • Independence Day
July 5, 2023
 
July 6, 2023
 
July 7, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
July 8, 2023
 
July 9, 2023
 
July 10, 2023
 
July 11, 2023
 
July 12, 2023
 
July 13, 2023
 
July 14, 2023
 
July 15, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 16 Begins
July 16, 2023
 
July 17, 2023
 
July 18, 2023
 
July 19, 2023
 
July 20, 2023
 
July 21, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
July 22, 2023
 
July 23, 2023
 
July 24, 2023
 
July 25, 2023
 
July 26, 2023
 
July 27, 2023
 
July 28, 2023
 
July 29, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 17 Begins
July 30, 2023
 
July 31, 2023
 

August 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
August 1, 2023
 
August 2, 2023
 
August 3, 2023
 
August 4, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
August 5, 2023
 
August 6, 2023
 
August 7, 2023
 
August 8, 2023
 
August 9, 2023
 
August 10, 2023
 
August 11, 2023
 
August 12, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 18 Begins
August 13, 2023
 
August 14, 2023
 
August 15, 2023
1
August 16, 2023
1
August 17, 2023
1
August 18, 2023
2
August 19, 2023
 
August 20, 2023
 
August 21, 2023
 
August 22, 2023
 
August 23, 2023
 
August 24, 2023
 
August 25, 2023
 
August 26, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 19 Begins
August 27, 2023
 
August 28, 2023
 
August 29, 2023
 
August 30, 2023
 
August 31, 2023
 

September 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
September 1, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
September 2, 2023
 
September 3, 2023
 
September 4, 2023
1
  • Labor Day
September 5, 2023
 
September 6, 2023
 
September 7, 2023
 
September 8, 2023
 
September 9, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 20 Begins
September 10, 2023
 
September 11, 2023
 
September 12, 2023
 
September 13, 2023
 
September 14, 2023
 
September 15, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
September 16, 2023
 
September 17, 2023
 
September 18, 2023
 
September 19, 2023
 
September 20, 2023
 
September 21, 2023
 
September 22, 2023
 
September 23, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 21 Begins
September 24, 2023
 
September 25, 2023
 
September 26, 2023
 
September 27, 2023
 
September 28, 2023
 
September 29, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
September 30, 2023
 

October 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
October 1, 2023
 
October 2, 2023
 
October 3, 2023
 
October 4, 2023
 
October 5, 2023
 
October 6, 2023
1
  • 2023 Rural carrier guarantee period ends
October 7, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 22 Begins
October 8, 2023
 
October 9, 2023
1
  • Columbus Day
October 10, 2023
 
October 11, 2023
 
October 12, 2023
 
October 13, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
October 14, 2023
 
October 15, 2023
 
October 16, 2023
 
October 17, 2023
 
October 18, 2023
 
October 19, 2023
 
October 20, 2023
 
October 21, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 23 Begins
October 22, 2023
 
October 23, 2023
 
October 24, 2023
 
October 25, 2023
 
October 26, 2023
 
October 27, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
October 28, 2023
 
October 29, 2023
 
October 30, 2023
 
October 31, 2023
 

November 2023

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
November 1, 2023
 
November 2, 2023
 
November 3, 2023
 
November 4, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 24 Begins
November 5, 2023
 
November 6, 2023
 
November 7, 2023
 
November 8, 2023
 
November 9, 2023
 
November 10, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
November 11, 2023
1
  • Veterans Day
November 12, 2023
 
November 13, 2023
 
November 14, 2023
 
November 15, 2023
 
November 16, 2023
 
November 17, 2023
 
November 18, 2023
1
  • Pay Period 25 Begins
November 19, 2023
 
November 20, 2023
 
November 21, 2023
 
November 22, 2023
 
November 23, 2023
1
  • Thanksgiving
November 24, 2023
1
  • Pay Day
November 25, 2023
 
November 26, 2023
 
November 27, 2023
 
November 28, 2023
 
November 29, 2023
 
November 30, 2023
 

The following 11 days are observed as holidays by the U.S. Postal Service

Holiday Date
NEW YEARS DAY January 1
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.'S BIRTHDAY 3rd Monday in January
WASHINGTON'S BIRTHDAY/PRESIDENTS’ DAY 3rd Monday in February
MEMORIAL DAY Last Monday in May
JUNETEENTH June 19th
INDEPENDENCE DAY July 4th
LABOR DAY 1st Monday in September
COLUMBUS DAY 2nd Monday in October
VETERANS DAY November 11th
THANKSGIVING DAY 4th Thursday in November
CHRISTMAS DAY December 25th

Holiday Leave from the ELM

518.2 Holidays on Nonscheduled Workdays

518.21 Saturday

When a holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is observed as the holiday.

518.22 Sunday

When a holiday falls on Sunday, the following Monday is observed as the holiday.

518.23 Nonscheduled Workday

When an employee’s nonscheduled workday falls on a day observed as a holiday, the employee’s scheduled workday preceding the holiday is designated as that employee’s holiday.

518.3 Holidays on Scheduled Workdays

Holidays falling on an employee’s scheduled workday are observed on those days.

518.4 Eligibility for Holiday Pay

To receive holiday leave pay, these employees must be in a pay status either the last scheduled hour before or the first scheduled hour after the holiday or designated holiday. However, for an employee on extended LWOP, paid leave for the last scheduled hour before or the first scheduled hour after the holiday or designated holiday is not approved for the purpose of qualifying the employee for holiday pay

518.5 Provisions for Rural Carriers

Rural carriers are not required to report to post offices for any purpose on legal holidays. When a holiday falls on Sunday, the following Monday is observed. Rural carriers are not permitted to substitute any other day.