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Cook Islands New Public Holiday Approved

Source: Office of Prime Minister Organization (Avarua)
Posted: Friday, July 15, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: October 9, 2020

Yesterday, the Cook Islands Parliament approved the declaration of a new annual non-working public holiday on July 6, called "Ra O Te Ui Ariki".

The aforementioned Public Holidays (Ra o te Ui Ariki) Amendment Act 2011 thus amends the Public Holidays Act 1999 (1999-12-15), and declares July 6 as a new annual non-working public holiday in the Cook Islands, beginning in 2012.

In addition, the regional gospel day public holidays will no longer be public holidays.

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