Brazil Now Considering Moving Mid-Week Public Holidays To Mondays
Source:Agência Senado Federal (Brasilia)
Posted: Friday, May 29, 2009
Brazilian senator, Roberto Cavalcanti (PRB-PB), has introduced new legislation that would move all mid-week public holidays (civil and religious) to the nearest Monday.
A similar bill, moving some mid-week public holidays to Mondays, was introduced in 2007 (2007-07-11 and 2007-11-27) and seems to have died for lack of attention.
More recently, a bill that would have moved some mid-week public holidays to Fridays was introduced and rejected (2009-04-09 and 2009-05-06).
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