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|Also called||October Bank Holiday|
|Date||Last Monday in October|
|2014 date||October 27|
|2015 date||October 26|
|2016 date||October 31|
|2017 date||October 30|
In Ireland, the October Holiday (sometimes called the October Bank Holiday) is observed on the last Monday of October. Usually, but not always, this is the day after the end of Western European Summer Time. It was introduced in 1977.
- Organisation of Work Time Act, 1997 - Scheduled 2 (Public Holidays)
- "S.I. No. 193/1977 – Holidays (Employees) Act, 1973 (Public Holiday) Regulations, 1977". Irish Statute Book. Office of the Attorney General. Retrieved 27 October 2010.