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GetPresidentsDay([TheYear])

Last updated September 5, 2001

author

Ken McCafferty

Version: 1 | Requires: CF5 | Library: DateLib

Description:
Returns the date for President's Day in a given year. If no year is specified, defaults to current year.

Return Values:
Returns a date object.

Example:

<CFOUTPUT>
This year, President's Day is on #DateFormat(GetPresidentsDay(), 'dddd, mmm dd')#.
</CFOUTPUT>

Parameters:

Name Description Required
TheYear Year you want to return President's Day for. No

Full UDF Source:

/**
 * Returns the date for President's Day in a given year.
 * This function requires the GetNthOccOfDayInMonth() function available from the DateLib library.
 * 
 * @param TheYear 	 Year you want to return President's Day for. 
 * @return Returns a date object. 
 * @author Ken McCafferty (mccjdk@yahoo.com) 
 * @version 1.0, September 5, 2001 
 */
//Presidents Day:third monday in february
function GetPresidentsDay() {
	Var TheYear=Year(Now());
  	if(ArrayLen(Arguments)) 
  	  TheYear = Arguments[1];
	return CreateDate(TheYear,2,GetNthOccOfDayInMonth(3,2,2,TheYear));
}
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