2nd Congress of the Republic (1950-1953)

Republic Act No. 598

Full Title
AN ACT GRANTING THE SANTA CECILIA SAWMILLS, INC., A TEMPORARY PERMIT TO ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE PRIVATE FIXED POINT-TO-POINT RADIOTELEPHONE STATIONS FOR THE TRANSMISSION AND RECEPTION OF WIRELESS MESSAGES TO AND FROM SAID STATIONS.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
March 16, 1951

Republic Act No. 600

Full Title
AN ACT TO PRESCRIBE A GRADUATED SCALE FOR THE INCOME TAX ON CORPORATIONS BY AMENDING SECTIONS TWENTY-FOUR AND FIFTY-FOUR OF COMMONWEALTH ACT NUMBERED FOUR HUNDRED AND SIXTY-SIX, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
March 28, 1951

Republic Act No. 604

Full Title
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FIFTY MILLION PESOS TO CONSTITUTE A COUNTERPART FUND FOR ANY ASSISTANCE WHICH MAY BE RECEIVED BY THE GOVERNMENT OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES THROUGH THE ECONOMIC COOPERATION ADMINISTRATION OF THE UNITED STATES.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
April 27, 1951

Republic Act No. 610

Full Title
AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR GRATUITIES AND PENSIONS FOR OFFICERS AND ENLISTED MEN WHO DIE OR ARE DISABLED AS A RESULT OF WOUNDS OR INJURIES RECEIVED OR SICKNESS OR DISEASE INCURRED IN LINE OF DUTY IN THE ACTIVE SERVICE OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES OR THE PHILIPPINE CONSTABULARY, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATIONS OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
May 4, 1951

Republic Act No. 612

Full Title
AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE TO TRANSFER FROM THE UNEXPENDED BALANCE OF PARAGRAPH IV-SPECIAL PURPOSES, ITEM 3, PAGE 10 OF REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED FIVE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE, THE SUM OF FIFTY THOUSAND PESOS TO LETTER (A)-SENATE ELECTORAL TRIBUNAL, FOR ITS ADDITIONAL EXPENSES AND OF ITS MEMBERS, COMMISSIONS, DELEGATES AND HELPERS, AND SUCH OTHER PERSONNEL AS MAY BE AUTHORIZED BY SAID TRIBUNAL.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
May 10, 1951

Republic Act No. 613

Full Title
AN ACT TO REGULATE, CONTROL AND/OR PROHIBIT CERTAIN EXPORTS FROM THE PHILIPPINES, TO AUTHORIZE THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES TO ISSUE RULES AND REGULATIONS TO CARRY INTO EFFECT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT, TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR THE VIOLATION THEREOF AND OF THE REGULATIONS ISSUED THEREUNDER, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
May 11, 1951
Major Topic

Republic Act No. 626

Full Title
AN ACT APPROPRIATING THE SUM OF FOUR MILLION PESOS TO DEFRAY THE EXPENSES OF THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT IN CONNECTION WITH THE ELECTION OF ELECTIVE PROVINCIAL, CITY AND MUNICIPAL OFFICIALS AND OF THE EIGHT SENATORS TO BE HELD IN NOVEMBER THIRTEEN, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY-ONE.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 5, 1951

Republic Act No. 628

Full Title
AN ACT APPROPRIATING ADDITIONAL FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES DURING THE PERIOD FROM JULY FIRST, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY TO JUNE THIRTIETH, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY-ONE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 5, 1951
Major Topic

Republic Act No. 630

Full Title
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION OF THE WAGE ADMINISTRATION SERVICE UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR CREATED IN REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED SIX HUNDRED AND TWO DURING THE PERIOD FROM MAY FIRST, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY-ONE TO JUNE THIRTIETH, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY-TWO, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 5, 1951

Republic Act No. 634

Full Title
AN ACT ADOPTING THE HONORABLE MILLARD E. TYDINGS, UNITED STATES SENATOR FROM MARYLAND AND THE HONORABLE JOHN MCDUFFIE, FORMER MEMBER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES FROM THE FIRST DISTRICT OF ALABAMA, AS SONS OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND CONFERRING UPON THEM ALL THE RIGHTS, PRIVILEGES AND PREROGATIVES OF PHILIPPINE CITIZENSHIP.
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 8, 1951

Republic Act No. 635

Full Title
AN ACT TO AMEND PARAGRAPHS NUMBERED TWO AND THREE OF SUBSECTION (A) OF SECTION FIVE, THE LAST PARAGRAPH OF SECTION EIGHT, THE LAST PARAGRAPH OF SECTION TWELVE, THE FIRST PARAGRAPH OF SECTION THIRTY-FIVE, AND SECTION FORTY-TWO OF COMMONWEALTH ACT NUMBERED EIGHTY-THREE, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO REGULATE THE SALE OF SECURITIES, TO CREATE SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION, TO ENFORCE THE PROVISIONS OF THE SAME, AND TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS THEREFOR".
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 9, 1951

Republic Act No. 637

Full Title
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS TEN, FIFTEEN, SIXTEEN, FIFTY-FIVE, FIFTY-SEVEN, FIFTY-EIGHT, FIFTY-NINE, SIXTY, AND SEVENTY-EIGHT OF, AND TO ADD NEW SECTIONS TWENTY-SEVEN-A, AND FORTY-ONE-A TO REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED ONE HUNDRED AND SIXTY-FIVE, ENTITLED "AN ACT CREATING A PATENT OFFICE, PRESCRIBING ITS POWER AND DUTIES, REGULATING THE ISSUANCE OF PATENTS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR".
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 9, 1951

Republic Act No. 638

Full Title
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS FOUR AND THIRTY-SEVEN OF, AND TO ADD NEW SECTIONS TWO-A, NINE-A, TEN-A, NINETEEN-A, AND TWENTY-ONE-A, AND NEW CHAPTERS II-A-THE PRINCIPAL REGISTER, AND IV-A-THE SUPPLEMENTAL REGISTER TO REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED ONE HUNDRED AND SIXTY-SIX, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE REGISTRATION AND PROTECTION OF TRADEMARKS, TRADE-NAMES AND SERVICE-MARKS, DEFINING UNFAIR COMPETITION AND FALSE MARKING, AND PROVIDING REMEDIES AGAINST THE SAME AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES".
Issuance Category
Legislative Issuance Type
Date of Approval
June 11, 1951