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calculating 20 working days into future - oracle sql

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i need to write a query that outputs the date that is 20 working days in the future from today.

so for example if i ran the query today (18-02-2015) the output would be 18-03-2015.
The query would exclude weekend days and bank holidays.

I have a table called non_working_days which ill need to use somehow! the structure is:

NWD_ID	NWD_DATE	NWD_REASON
J1416	21-Feb-15	WEND
J1417	22-Feb-15	WEND
J1418	28-Feb-15	WEND
J1419	01-Mar-15	WEND
J1420	07-Mar-15	WEND
J1421	08-Mar-15	WEND
J1422	14-Mar-15	WEND
J1423	15-Mar-15	WEND
J1424	21-Mar-15	WEND
J1425	22-Mar-15	WEND
J1426	28-Mar-15	WEND
J1427	29-Mar-15	WEND
J1428	03-Apr-15	BHOL
J1429	04-Apr-15	WEND
J1430	05-Apr-15	WEND
J1431	06-Apr-15	BHOL

etc.

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any help to write the query is appreciated
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Question by:tonMachine100
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Try this:
SELECT d 
FROM   (SELECT d, 
               ROWNUM rn 
        FROM   (SELECT d 
                FROM   (SELECT Trunc(SYSDATE) + LEVEL d 
                        FROM   dual 
                        CONNECT BY LEVEL < 45) 
                WHERE  d NOT IN (SELECT nwd_date 
                                 FROM   non_working_days) 
                ORDER  BY d)) 
WHERE  rn = 20; 

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