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Election Day in Israel

Is Election Day a Public Holiday?

Election Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Election Day Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2019.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueMar 17Election DayNational holiday
2019TueApr 9Election DayNational holiday
2019TueSep 17Election DayNational holiday

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