|REPUBLIC ACT NO. 243 - AN
ACT TO AMEND SECTION TWENTY-NINE OF ACT NUMBERED TWENTY-SEVEN HUNDRED
AND ELEVEN, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED ADMINISTRATIVE CODE, AS
AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED FIFTY-SEVEN |
1. Section twenty-nine of Act Numbered Twenty-seven
hundred and eleven, known as the Revised Administrative Code, as
amended by Republic Act Numbered Fifty-seven, is hereby further amended
to read as follows: |
"Sec. 29. Legal holidays. – Thursday and Friday of Holy Week, Christmas Day, and Sundays are legal religious holidays.
"The legal holidays are: the first of January, the first of May, the fourth of July, the thirtieth of November, the thirtieth of December, and the day appointed by law for the holding of a general election: Provided, however, That when any regular holiday of fixed date falls on Sundays, the next succeeding date shall be observed as legal holiday."
Sec. 2. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Approved: June 12, 1948