Negative Commandment #147
Sefer Ha’mitzvos Ha’Katzar (The concise book of mitzvos)
By the Chofetz Chaim
This book lists the Torah mitzvos that can be observed today
Second Section – the Negative Commandments
147. It is a negative commandment "do not do any work on the first day of Passover"
As it states in Vayikra (Leviticus) 23:6-7,"on the 15th day... do not do any work." (see also Positive Commandments #25)
This applies at in all places and at all times, for men and for women.