Bill Type
Long Title
AN ACT EXPANDING THE PROHIBITED ACTS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN ON ACCOUNT OF SEX, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 135 AND 137 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"
Congress Author
Date filed
July 1, 2013
Scope

Legislative History

House Bill/Resolution NO. HB00399
FULL TITLE : AN ACT EXPANDING THE PROHIBITED ACTS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN ON ACCOUNT OF SEX, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 135 AND 137 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"
ABSTRACT : Declares it unlawful for any employer to favor a male employee over a female employee with respect to dismissal of personnel or the application of any retrenchment policy of the company solely on the account of their sex.
PRINCIPAL AUTHOR/S : YAP, SUSAN A.
DATE FILED : 2013-07-01
SIGNIFICANCE: NATIONAL
NATURE : Welfare
CO-AUTHORS (Journal Entries) :
1. Mercado-Revilla (010 2013-08-12)
ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE COMMITTEE ON RULES
REFERRAL TO THE COMMITTEE ON LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT ON 2013-07-23

Abstract

Declares it unlawful for any employer to favor a male employee over a female employee with respect to dismissal of personnel or the application of any retrenchment policy of the company solely on the account of their sex.

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