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Name: Provisions on Holiday for Annual Festivals and Days of Commemoration issued by Government Administration Council
Country: China
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1949-12-23
Entry into force:
ISN: CHN-1949-R-37858
Bibliography: Collection of the Laws of the People's Republic of China, 1990, Wang huaian and others, Ji Lin People's Press, Ji Lin Province, People's Republic of China, p. 1396
Abstract/Citation: These provisions regulate three types of holidays: 1) public holiday for the entire population (one day for New Year's Day; three days for Chinese Spring Festival Holiday; one day for International Labour Day and two days for National Day); 2) holidays for a part of the population (International Women's Day; Youth Day; Children Days and Commemoration Day for the founding of the People's Liberation Army); 3) holidays granted to ethnic minorities in accordance with particular local customs.

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