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Norfolk Island Public Holidays Legislation Draft

Source: Norfolk Island Government Gazette (Kingston)
Posted: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Updated: Monday, February 4, 2019


The Administrator of the Australian Territory of Norfolk Island, Gary Hardgrave, has issued a draft of the "Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment (Public Holidays) Ordinance 2016" for public comment, before it is tabled in the legislature to to replace the current legislation governing non-working public holidays in Norfolk Island.

The aforementioned draft version of the "Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment (Public Holidays) Ordinance 2016" initiated by the Administrator of the Australian Territory of Norfolk Island, Gary Hardgrave, goes into detail as to what happens when each and every holiday falls on a given weekday or weekend, and it is not clear is there will be a need for the annual gazetting of non-working public holidays on Norfolk Island as was a staple of each year (2016-07-03, 2015-03-23, 2014-05-05, 2013-06-30, 2012-07-30, 2011-06-07, 2010-07-24, 2009-09-04, 2008-09-05, 2007-07-06, 2006-09-08, 2005-10-07, 2004-10-22, 2003-11-25, 2002-09-20, 2001-10-19, and 2000-09-22).



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