Legislation

Doktor Para Sa Bayan Law

Republic Act No. 11509

Under the medical scholarship and return service program that the law creates, the government shoulders all expenses to send beneficiaries to medical schools, provided that they will work in the country for the same number of years they were under the scholarship program. After graduating and passing the board exam, the government is mandated to open up plantilla positions for beneficiaries in public health facilities.

Work-From-Home Law

Republic Act No. 11165

The Work-From-Home law institutionalizes telecommuting as a work arrangement for workers in the private sector to render work at an alternative location through the use of technology.

The law strengthens the existing Occupational Safety and Health Standards by providing penalties for noncompliance to safety and health issues in the workplace. It provides safeguards for the welfare and benefit of workers across all industries, highlighting every individual’s right to a safe and healthy workplace.

Tulong Trabaho Law

Republic Act No. 11230

The law sets up a mechanism that identifies the prevailing needs of the labor market and finances scholarships of unemployed and existing workers to training programs.

The law exempts first time jobseekers (like fresh graduates and out-of-school youth) from paying government fees and charges on documents needed for their job application.

The new law mandates that all rank-and-file and supervisory employees at restaurants, hotels and similar establishments should receive 100 percent of the service charge collected.

The PQF describes the levels of educational qualifications and sets the standards for qualification outcomes. It is a quality assured national system for the development, recognition, and award of qualifications based on standards of knowledge, skills and values acquired in different ways and methods by learners and workers of the country.

National Tech-Voc Day Law

Republic Act No. 10970

The National Tech-Voc Day celebrates the contributions of the Tech-Voc sector as an important pillar in the country’s overall human resources development strategy. Over the years, tech-voc education helped millions of Filipinos get equipped with the right skills for the right jobs.

  • Republic Act No.
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  • 10928
  • Philippine Passport Act
  • 10929
  • Free Internet Access in Public Places Act
  • 10930
  • Extending The Validity of Drivers Licences To 5 Years
  • 10931
  • Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education
  • 10963
  • Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN)
  • 10968
  • Philippine Qualification Framework
  • 10969
  • Free Irrigation Service to Small Farmers
  • 10970
  • National Tech Voc Day
  • 11035
  • Balik Scientist Act
  • 11036
  • Mental Health Act
  • 11037
  • Masustansyang Pagkain Para Sa Batang Pilipino
  • 11038
  • Expanded NIPAs Act
  • 11053
  • Anti-Hazing Act
  • 11055
  • Philippine Identification System
  • 11058
  • Occupational Safety And Health Standards
  • 11059
  • Retirement Law of the Office of the Ombudsman
  • 11106
  • Filipino Sign Language Act
  • 11148
  • The Healthy Nanay and Bulilit Act
  • 11163
  • National Bible Day
  • 11165
  • Telecommuting Act
  • 11188
  • Special Protection of Children in Situations of Armed Conflict
  • 11199
  • Social Security act
  • 11200
  • Rank Classification in the PNP
  • 11201
  • Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development
  • 11203
  • Quantitative Import Restriction on Rice
  • 11214
  • Philippine Sports Training Center Act
  • 11215
  • National Integrated Cancer Control
  • 11223
  • Universal Health Care
  • 11227
  • Handbook for OFWs
  • 11228
  • Mandatory Philhealth Coverage for PWDs
  • 11229
  • Child Safety in Motor Vehicles
  • 11230
  • Tulong Trabaho Act
  • 11232
  • Corporation Code of the Philippines
  • 11261
  • First Time Jobseekers
  • 11279
  • Philippine Public Safety College
  • 11293
  • Philippine Innovation Act
  • 11299
  • Office of Social Welfare Attache
  • 11310
  • Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)
  • 11313
  • Safe Streets, Workplaces and Public Spaces
  • 11314
  • Student Fare Discount
  • 11332
  • Mandatory Reporting of Notifiable Diseases and Health Diseases and Health Events of Public Concerns
  • 11346
  • Excise Tax Increase on Tobacco Products
  • 11350
  • National Commission of Senior Citizens Act
  • 11360
  • Service Charges in Hotels and Establishments in Distribution
  • 11448
  • Transnational Higher Education
  • 11463
  • Establishment of Malasakit Centers
  • 11466
  • Salary Standardization V (increase in the salary of government workers)
  • 11470
  • National Academy of Sports
  • 11476
  • Values Education in K-12 Curriculum
  • 11480
  • Amendments to the School Calendar Act
  • 11502
  • National Cooperative Month
  • 11509
  • Doktor Para Sa Bayan
  • 11510
  • Alternative Learning Systems
  • 11511
  • Amendments to the Organic Agriculture Act
  • 11517
  • Authorizing the President to Expedite the Processing of Permits, Licenses, and Certifications
  • 11522
  • National Higher Ed Day
  • 11523
  • Financial Institutions Strategic Transfer (FIST)
  • 11524
  • Coconut Farmers Industry and Trust Fund
  • 11525
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Program Act of 2021