To move holiday's day off to the preceding or proceeding Monday
Approved by the Legislative Assembly on July 2, 2020.
Signed by the President of Costa Rica on July 16, 2020
On July 18, 2020, the law N. 9875 was published in the official journal, La Gaceta. N. 175.
Main objective: To create more long weekends through 2024 in order to stimulate Costa Rica's tourism sector.
Official celebrations (at schools and government) will remain on the official holiday, even if the off day is moved.
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