The Purpose Of The Act Is To Provide For Public Holidays To Be Observed Within The Republic Of Kenya.
Section 3 - Any other public holiday may be declared by The Minister (currently the Cabinet Secretary for Internal Security) at any time if he thinks fit, through a Gazette notice
Section 4 - where a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the first succeeding day, not being a public holiday, shall be a public holiday.
Section 5(1) - the head of a Government department may require employees in the department to perform normal duties on such public holidays as he/she deems fit.
Section 5(2) - where under any other written law or agreement an employee may be required to work on public holidays, or otherwise the same prevail over the provisions of this act.
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