- Declaring the Regular Holidays, Special (Non-Working) Days, and Special Holiday (for All Schools) for the Year 2011
- Proclamation No. 84
December 20, 2010
PROCLAMATION NO. 84
DECLARING THE REGULAR HOLIDAYS, SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAYS, AND SPECIAL HOLIDAY (FOR ALL SCHOOLS) FOR THE YEAR 2011
WHEREAS, Eidul Adha shall be celebrated as a national holiday;
WHEREAS, the EDSA People Power Revolution, which restored and ushered political, social and economic reforms in the country, serves as an inspiration to Filipinos everywhere as a nation and as a people;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, by virtue of the powers vested in me by the Constitution as President of the Philippines, do hereby declare:
SECTION 1. The following regular holidays and special days for the year 2011 shall be observed in the country: cIECTH
|New Year's Day||January 1 (Saturday)|
|Araw ng Kagitingan||April 9 (Saturday)|
|Maundy Thursday||April 21|
|Good Friday||April 22|
|Labor Day||May 1 (Sunday)|
|Independence Day||June 12 (Sunday)|
|National Heroes Day||August 29 (Last Monday of August)|
|Bonifacio Day||November 30 (Wednesday)|
|Christmas Day||December 25 (Sunday)|
|Rizal Day||December 30 (Friday)|
|B.||Special (Non-Working) Days|
|Ninoy Aquino Day||August 21 (Sunday)|
|All Saints Day||November 1 (Tuesday)|
|Last Day of the Year||December 31 (Saturday)|
|C.||Special Holiday (for all schools)|
|EDSA Revolution Anniversary||February 25 (Friday)|
SECTION 2. The proclamations declaring national holidays for the observance of Eid'l Fitr and Eidul Adha shall hereafter be issued after the approximate dates of the Islamic holidays have been determined in accordance with the Islamic calendar (Hijra) or the lunar calendar, or upon Islamic astronomical calculations, whichever is possible or convenient. To this end, the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) shall inform the Office of the President on which day the holiday shall fall.
SECTION 3. The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) shall promulgate the implementing guidelines for this Proclamation.
SECTION 4. This Proclamation shall take effect immediately.
SECTION 5. This Proclamation shall be published in a newspaper of general circulation. HAEDCT
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
DONE in the City of Manila, this 20th day of December, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Ten.