R.A. 7610: Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination Act

R.A. 7610: Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination Act

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7610 As amended by R.A. 7658 and 9231 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR STRONGER DETERRENCE AND SPECIAL PROTECTION AGAINST CHILD ABUSE, EXPLOITATION AND DISCRIMINATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled: Article I – Title, Policy, Principles and Definitions of…

R.A. 10151: Allowing Employment of Nightworkers

R.A. 10151: Allowing Employment of Nightworkers

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10151 AN ACT ALLOWING THE EMPLOYMENT OF NIGIIT WORKERS, THEREBY REPEALING ARTICLES 130 AND 131 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NUMBER FOUR HUNDRED FORTY-TWO, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled: Section 1. Article…

Republic Act No. 8291: The Government Service Insurance System Act of 1997

Republic Act No. 8291: The Government Service Insurance System Act of 1997

AN ACT AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1146, AS AMENDED, EXPANDING AND INCREASING THE COVERAGE AND BENEFITS OF THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM, INSTITUTING REFORMS THEREIN AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES SECTION 1. Presidential Decree No. 1146, as amended, otherwise known as the “Revised Government Service Insurance Act of 1977”, is hereby further amended to read as…

R.A. 10911: Anti-Age Discrimination in Employment Act

R.A. 10911: Anti-Age Discrimination in Employment Act

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10911 An Act Prohibiting Discrimination Against Any Individual in Employment on Account of Age and Providing Penalties Therefor Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippine Congress Assembled: Section 1. Short Title. – This Act shall be known as the “Anti-Age Discrimination in Employment Act”. Section 2….

R.A. 10757: Retirement of Surface Mine Workers at 50 Y.O.

R.A. 10757: Retirement of Surface Mine Workers at 50 Y.O.

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10757 AN ACT REDUCING THE RETIREMENT AGE OF SURFACE MINE WORKERS FROM SIXTY (60) TO FIFTY (50) YEARS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 302 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES” Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the…

R.A. 7641: Amending A287 Labor Code on Retirement

R.A. 7641: Amending A287 Labor Code on Retirement

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7641 AN ACT AMENDING ARTICLE 287 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, BY PROVIDING FOR RETIREMENT PAY TO QUALIFIED PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYEES IN THE ABSENCE OF ANY RETIREMENT PLAN IN THE ESTABLISHMENT Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives…