View All - 1959 Acts Section No : Acts & Ordinances EMPLOYEES HOLIDAYSMarginal Notes1. This Act may be cited as the Employees' Holidays Act, No. 6 of 1959, and shall come into operation on such date as the Minister may appoint by Order published in the Gazette. *2. Determination of such of the public holidays as are to be holidays for certain employees. 3. Liability of employer to allow holidays under a Holidays Order and pay remuneration in respect of such holidays, 4. Provision in respect of employees who work on holidays. 5. Employer to exhibit notices and maintain records. 6. Inclusion of prescribed particulars in register or record kept under any other written law. 7. Power of entry and inspection. 8. Power of the Commissioner to call for returns. 9. Offences. 10. Recovery of arrears of remuneration in certain cases. Cap. 20. 11. Burden of proof. 12. Contracting out of rights and privileges under this Act. 13. Prosecutions. 14. Offences under the Act to be triable summarily. 15. Administration of the Act. 16. Exemptions from the application of this Act. 17. Regulations. 18. Cap. 177.