Colorado Passes Daylight Savings Time Bill That Could Impact Ski Area Operations
Dawn patrol could come a little later if permanent daylight savings time is enacted. Credit: pixabay.com
With the recent passing of HB-1297, Colorado has joined the list of states waiting to make daylight savings time (DST) year-round.
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Two things would need to happen before permanent daylight savings time would be enacted.
- The federal government would have to pass the Sunshine Protection Act of 2021, which would allow states to make the change.
- Four other states in the Mountain Time Zone would also need to make daylight savings time permanent.
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