45A Transfer of Waitangi Day and ANZAC Day public holidays

(1)

For the purposes of this subpart, if Waitangi Day or ANZAC Day—

(a)

falls on a Saturday or a Sunday, and the day would otherwise be a working day for the employee, the public holiday must be treated as falling on that day:

(b)

falls on a Saturday or a Sunday, and the day would not otherwise be a working day for the employee, the public holiday must be treated as falling on the following Monday.

(2)

To avoid doubt, this section does not entitle an employee to more than 1 public holiday for Waitangi Day or more than 1 public holiday for ANZAC Day.

Section 45A: inserted, on 1 January 2014, by section 5 of the Holidays (Full Recognition of Waitangi Day and ANZAC Day) Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 19).