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Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 44 P.S. Legal Holidays and Observances

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 44 P.S. Legal Holidays and Observances
Chapter 2. Other Holidays and Observances (Refs & Annos)
44 P.S. § 15
§ 15. Execution of legal process; banks may transact business; bank holidays; optional observance of Saturdays and certain Mondays by banks
Nothing herein contained shall be construed to prevent or invalidate the entry, issuance, service, or execution of any writ, summons, confession of judgment, or other legal process whatever, on any of the holidays or half holidays herein designated as holidays; nor to prevent any banking institution from keeping its doors open or transacting its business, on any Saturday afternoon, if by a vote of its directors it shall elect to do so, unless such Saturday is appointed as a bank holiday under the provisions of this act: And provided further, That any banking institution may, by a vote of its directors, or in the case of a private bank by action of the private banker or bankers, notice of which shall have been posted in its banking house for not less than fifteen days before the taking effect thereof, observe any Saturday throughout the year as a full holiday with like effect hereunder as though such day had been designated as a full holiday by the provisions of this act, and may in the same manner, observe as a full holiday any Monday next following the first day of January, or the twenty-fifth day of December whenever any of such holidays shall occur on a Saturday with like effect hereunder as though such day had been designated as a full holiday by the provisions of this act.

Credits

1893, May 31, P.L. 188, No. 138, § 1. Amended 1897, June 23, P.L. 188, § 1; 1911, Feb. 16, P.L. 3, § 1; 1921, March 31, P.L. 73, No. 42, § 1; 1933, April 13, P.L. 45, § 1; 1937, May 7, P.L. 601, No. 155, § 1; 1947, May 1, P.L. 128, No. 52, § 1. Reenacted 1951, June 28, P.L. 903, No. 167, § 1; 1956, March 28, P.L. (1955) 1347, No. 423, § 1. Amended 1965, Sept. 21, P.L. 534, No. 274, § 1; 1968, Dec. 12, P.L. 1209, No. 380, § 1, effective Jan. 1, 1971.
44 P.S. § 15, PA ST 44 P.S. § 15
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 20. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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