COMPUTATION OF TIME, STANDARD FIXED Act of Jun. 20, 1883, P.L. 136, No. 122 Cl. 76 AN ACT To regulate the computation of time under statutes, rules, orders and decrees of court, and under charters and by-laws of corporations, public and private. Section 1. Computation of time Where by any existing law or rule of court, or by any law or rule of court that may hereafter be enacted and made, the performance or doing of any act, duty, matter, payment or thing shall be ordered and directed, and where any court shall, by special or other order, direct the performance or doing of any act, matter, payment, sentence or decree, and the period of time or duration for the performance or doing thereof shall be prescribed and fixed, such time in all cases shall be so computed as to exclude the first, and include the last days of any such prescribed or fixed period, or duration of time: Provided, That whenever the last day of any such period shall fall on Saturday or Sunday, or on any day made a legal holiday by the laws of this Commonwealth, or of the United States, such day shall be omitted from the computation: And provided, That this act shall not apply to the payment of negotiable paper. 1883, June 20, P.L. 136, Sec. 1; 1959, Aug. 11, P.L. 692, No. 233, Sec. 1. Section 2. Act to apply to ordinances, etc; of municipal and other corporations The provisions of this act shall also apply to the ordinances, resolutions, by-laws and other regulations of all municipal or other public or private corporations now existing or hereafter created. 1883, June 20, P.L. 136, Sec. 2.