Sunday morning, November 3, 2013 at 2 a.m., daylight saving time will end; the news has created an Internet buzz Saturday because many people are confused about when the new time change will take effect.
Daylight savings time causes confusion for many Americans because of its on-again, off-again affair in the US. The first daylight saving law in the US began in 1918 then was repealed in 1919. It was observed in local jurisdictions in 1945, and then became the Uniform Time Act revision in 1972. Emergency Daylight Saving times began in 1974. The Uniform Time Act revision began in 1986. Then there was the Energy Policy Act of 2005.
Some states do not observe daylight savings time. Daylight saving time is not observed in Hawaii or in most of Arizona, although the Navajo Nation does observe it, but it is observed in all other states. In 2013, daylight savings time began March 10.
The US Department of Transportation conducted survey of American and found that people like daylight saving time because it allows for long evenings with daylight and they can enjoy more activities later in the day while they are outside.
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Sources: Wikipedia and Daylight Savings Time