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R.A. 8042: Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995
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R.A. 8042: Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042 (As amended by R.A. 10022) AN ACT TO INSTITUTE THE POLICIES OF OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT AND ESTABLISH A HIGHER STANDARD OF PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THE WELFARE OF MIGRANT WORKERS, THEIR FAMILIES AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS IN DISTRESS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of…

R.A. 7699: Limited Portability
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R.A. 7699: Limited Portability

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7699 AN ACT INSTITUTING LIMITED PORTABILITY SCHEME IN THE SOCIAL SECURITY INSURANCE SYSTEMS BY TOTALIZING THE WORKERS’ CREDITABLE SERVICES OR CONTRIBUTIONS IN EACH OF THE SYSTEMS. SECTION 1. It is hereby declared the policy of the State to promote the welfare of our workers by recognizing their efforts in productive endeavors and…

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

R.A. 10757: Retirement of Surface Mine Workers at 50 Y.O.
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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. 11199: Social Security Act of 2018
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R.A. 11199: Social Security Act of 2018

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY Legislation R.A. 11199 Amendments N/A Short Title Socia Security Act of 2018 Approved February 7, 2019 Published – Effective – Republic Act No. 11199 An Act Rationalizing and Expanding the Powers and Duties of the Social Security Commission to Ensure the Long-Term Viability of the Social Security System, Repealing for the Purpose Republic…

R.A. 10151: Allowing Employment of Nightworkers
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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…