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Original name: Bekendtgørelse (Nr 1297 af 2011) om ferie.
Name: Order (No. 1297 of 2011) on Holidays.
Country: Denmark
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2011-12-15
Entry into force:
ISN: DNK-2011-R-90441
Bibliography: Order online in Danish Order online in Danish Ministry of Employment, Retsinformation,, Denmark, 4 pp. PDF in Danish PDF in Danish (consulted on 2012-07-18)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 12 chapters concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: Definitions.
Chapter 2: Accrual and organization of holidays in a 5-day week.
Chapter 3: Accrual and organization of holidays etc. in a 6-day week.
Chapter 4: Sickness and conflict.
Chapter 5: Holiday cards.
Chapter 6: Payment of holiday pay without using holiday accrued.
Chapter 7: Automatic payment of unclaimed holiday pay after expiration of the holiday year.
Chapter 8: Payment of unclaimed holiday pay upon application.
Chapter 9: Collection of information and record keeping.
Chapter 10: Interest related to late payment of the State's share of unclaimed holiday pay.
Chapter 11: Penalties.
Chapter 12: Entry into force etc.

Repeals Order (No. 1285 of 2004) on Holiday.
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