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Chile is changing its DST rules.

Thanks to Steffen Thorsen for the heads-up, in
<http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2013-February/018623.html>.
* antarctica (ChileAQ):
* southamerica (Chile):
Assume the 2012 rules will continue indefinitely.  Suggested by Robert
Elz in <http://mm.icann.org/pipermail/tz/2013-February/018636.html>.
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  1. +2 −4 antarctica
  2. +9 −7 southamerica
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@@ -50,10 +50,8 @@ Rule ChileAQ 2009 only - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 -
Rule ChileAQ 2010 only - Apr Sun>=1 3:00u 0 -
Rule ChileAQ 2011 only - May Sun>=2 3:00u 0 -
Rule ChileAQ 2011 only - Aug Sun>=16 4:00u 1:00 S
-Rule ChileAQ 2012 only - Apr Sun>=23 3:00u 0 -
-Rule ChileAQ 2012 only - Sep Sun>=2 4:00u 1:00 S
-Rule ChileAQ 2013 max - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 -
-Rule ChileAQ 2013 max - Oct Sun>=9 4:00u 1:00 S
+Rule ChileAQ 2012 max - Apr Sun>=23 3:00u 0 -
+Rule ChileAQ 2012 max - Sep Sun>=2 4:00u 1:00 S
# These rules are stolen from the `australasia' file.
Rule AusAQ 1917 only - Jan 1 0:01 1:00 -
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@@ -1240,9 +1240,13 @@ Zone America/Rio_Branco -4:31:12 - LMT 1914
# b. Saturday, September 1, 2012, clocks should go forward 60 minutes; that is,
# at 23:59:59, instead of passing to 0:00, the time should be adjusted to be
# 01:00 on September 2.
-#
-# Note that...this is yet another "temporary" change that will be reevaluated
-# AGAIN in 2013.
+
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2013-02-15):
+# According to several news sources, Chile has extended DST this year,
+# they will end DST later and start DST earlier than planned. They
+# hope to save energy. The new end date is 2013-04-28 00:00 and new
+# start date is 2013-09-08 00:00....
+# http://www.gob.cl/informa/2013/02/15/gobierno-anuncia-fechas-de-cambio-de-hora-para-el-ano-2013.htm
# NOTE: ChileAQ rules for Antarctic bases are stored separately in the
# 'antarctica' file.
@@ -1285,10 +1289,8 @@ Rule Chile 2009 only - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 -
Rule Chile 2010 only - Apr Sun>=1 3:00u 0 -
Rule Chile 2011 only - May Sun>=2 3:00u 0 -
Rule Chile 2011 only - Aug Sun>=16 4:00u 1:00 S
-Rule Chile 2012 only - Apr Sun>=23 3:00u 0 -
-Rule Chile 2012 only - Sep Sun>=2 4:00u 1:00 S
-Rule Chile 2013 max - Mar Sun>=9 3:00u 0 -
-Rule Chile 2013 max - Oct Sun>=9 4:00u 1:00 S
+Rule Chile 2012 max - Apr Sun>=23 3:00u 0 -
+Rule Chile 2012 max - Sep Sun>=2 4:00u 1:00 S
# IATA SSIM anomalies: (1992-02) says 1992-03-14;
# (1996-09) says 1998-03-08. Ignore these.
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
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