Time Changes, Exact Time and Time Zones

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Public Comments In Ontario, the legislation that governs daylight saving time is the Time Act, and is the responsibility of the Attorney General
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Description (Service) This listing covers Daylight Saving Time and Standard Time, how to find exact time, and international time zone charts 
 
TIME CHANGES: 
* Daylight Saving Time begins second Sunday in March at 2 am (move clock ahead one hour) 
* Standard Time begins first Sunday in November at 2 am (move clock back one hour)  
 
EXACT TIME IN CANADA:  
In Canada, official time is determined by the National Research Council's atomic clocks * the official time is available:  
* online - Java Web Clock (requires Java applet)  
* by calling the telephone talking clock, 613-745-1576  
* on the English and French radio networks of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (English broadcast: 1 pm Eastern Standard or Daylight Time * French broadcast: 12 noon Eastern Standard or Daylight Time) 
 
TIME AND TIME ZONES AROUND THE WORLD:  
See World Clock Time Zone Chart here
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Areas Served Canada ; Not Limited
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Languages English
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