CORRECTED   Jan 08 2015

PREFILED    Jan 06 2015

REFERENCE TITLE: adoption of daylight saving time




State of Arizona

House of Representatives

Fifty-second Legislature

First Regular Session




HB 2014


Introduced by

Representatives Lovas: Allen J, Boyer





amending section 1-242, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to daylight saving time.





Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:

Section 1.  Section 1-242, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended to read:

START_STATUTE1-242.  Standard time

A.  The standard time in Arizona shall be the solar time of the one hundred fifth meridian west of Greenwich, commonly known as standard mountain time.

B.  This section shall not be construed to affect the standard time established by United States law governing the movements of common carriers engaged in interstate commerce or the time for performance of an act by an officer or department of the United States, as established by a statute, lawful order, rule or regulation of the United States or an agency thereof.

C.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary by the United States government relating to adoption of daylight saving time by all of the states subsection A of this section, the state of Arizona elects to reject such adopt daylight saving time and elects to continue in force the terms of subsection A, relating to standard time in Arizona.

D.  The rejection of daylight saving time as provided for in this section may be changed by future legislative action. END_STATUTE