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Cook Islands Clarifies Public Holidays

Source: Government of the Cook Islands
Posted: Monday, December 8, 2003
Most recent follow-up news item: October 9, 2020

Cook Islands' Prime Minister's Office chief of staff, Joe Caffery, has released a statement clarifying the list of public holidays in the Cook Islands and the dates on which they are to be observed.

He re-stated that, In the context of the Public Holidays Act 1999 (1999-12-15), when a public holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the holiday is to be observed on the following Monday, and the rules for consecutive public holidays, such as Christmas and Boxing Day, that fall on a weekend.

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