Recent Laws

An Act Further Authorizing the City or Municipal Civil Registrar or the Consul General to Correct Clerical or Typographical Errors in the Day and Month in the Date of Birth or Sex of a Person Appearing in the Civil Register Without Need of a Judicial Order Amending for this Purpose Republic Act Numbered Ninety Forty-Eight (R.A. 10172) – from

Climate Change Act of 2009 (R.A. 9729) – from

Rent Control Act of 2009 (R.A. 9653) – from

Rules Of Procedure On Corporate Rehabilitation – from

An Act Rationalizing The Celebration Of National Holidays Amending For The Purpose Section 26, Chapter 7, Book I Of Executive Order No. 292, As Amended, Otherwise Known As The Administrative Code Of 1987 (R.A. 9492) – from

The Human Security Act of 2007 (R.A. 9372) – from

Biofuels Act of 2006 (R.A. 9367) – from

An Act Prohibiting the Imposition of Death Penalty In The Philippines (R.A. 9346) – from

The New Expanded VAT Law of 2005 (R.A. 9337) – from

An Act Increasing The Excise Tax Rates Imposed On Alcohol And Tobacco Products, Amending For The Purpose Sections 131,141,142, 143, 144, 145 And 288 Of The National Internal Revenue Code Of 1997, As Amended (R.A. 9334) – from

An Act To Institutionalize The Use Of An Alternative Dispute Resolution System In The Philippines And To Establish The Office For Alternative Dispute Resolution, And For Other Purposes (R.A. 9285) – from

The Securitization Act of 2004 (R.A. 9267) – from

An Act Granting Additional Compensation In The Form Of Special Allowances For Justices, Judges And All Other Positions In The Judiciary With The Equivalent Rank Of Justices Of The Court Of Appeals And Judges Of The Regional Trial Court, And For Other Purposes (R.A. 9227) – from

Citizenship Retention and Re-Acquisition Act of 2003 (R.A. 9225) – from

An Act Amending Republic Act No. 9160, Otherwise Known as the “Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2001” (R.A. 9194) – from

The Overseas Absentee Voting Act of 2003 (R.A. 9189) – from

An Act Providing for the Modernization, Standardization and Regulation of the Procurement Activities of the Government and for Other Purposes (R.A. 9184) – from

Barangay Micro Business Enterprises (BMBEs) Act of 2002 (R.A. 9178)– from

An Act Amending Republic Act Numbered 6768, Entitled,”An Act Instituting A “Balikbayan Program,” By Providing Additional Benefits And Priveleges To Balikbayan And For Other Purposes (R.A. 9174) – from

Philippine Nursing Act of 2002 (R.A. 9173) – from

An Act Creating The Film Development Council Of The Philippines, Defining Its Powers And Functions, Appropriating Funds Therefor, And For Other Purposes (R.A. 9167) – from

An Act Promoting the Welfare of the Armed Forces of the Philippines by Increasing the Rate of Base Pay and Other Benefits of Its Officers and Enlisted Personnel and for Other Purpose (R.A. 9166) – from

Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 (R.A. 9165) – from

National Service Training Program Act of 2001 (R.A. 9163) – from

General Appropriations Act, FY 2002 (R.A. 9162) – from

Rental Reform Act of 2000 (R.A. 9161) – from

The Anti-Money Laundering Law (R.A. 9160) – from the website of the

The Administrative Naturalization Law of 2000 (R.A. 9139) – from

Electric Power Industry Reforms Act of 2001 (RA  9136) – from

National Caves and Cave Resources Management and Protection Act (R.A. 9072) – from

Fair Elections Act (R.A. 9006) – from

Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (R.A. 9003) – from

An Act To Ensure The Expeditious Implementation And Completion Of Government Infrastructure Projects By Prohibiting Lower Courts From Issuing Temporary Restraining Orders, Preliminary Injunctions Or Preliminary Mandatory Injuctions, Providing Penalties For Violations Thereof, And For Other Purposes (R.A. No. 8975) – from

An Act Establishing the Philippine Food Fortification Program and for Other Purposes (R.A. 8976) – from the website of the Department of Health

An Act to Facilitate the Acquisition of Right-of-Way, Site or Location For National Government Infrastructure Projects and For Other Purposes(R.A. 8974) – from

The Securities Regulation Code (R.A. No. 8799) – from the website of the Securities and Exchange Commission

The E-commerce Law (R.A. No. 8792) – from the website of the Office of the Press Secretary

General Banking Law of 2000 (R.A. No. 8791) – from the website of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Retail Trade Liberalization Act of 2000 (R.A. 8762) – from

Philippine Clean Air Act of 1999 (R.A. No. 8749) – from the website of the Industrial Ecology Module of the PRIME Project

The Philippine Fisheries Code of 1998 (R.A 8550) – from

An Act Regulating the Practice Of the Merchant Marine Profession in the Philippines (R.A. 8544) – from

“The Flag and Heraldic Code of the Philippines” (R.A. 8491) – from

The Animal Welfare Act of 1998 (R.A. 8485) – from American Society of International Law

An Act Deregulating the Downstream Oil Industry and for Other Purposes (R.A 8479) – from

An Act Authorizing The Commission On Elections To Use An Automated Election System In The May 11, 1998 National Or Local Elections And In Subsequent National And Local Electoral Exercises, Providing Funds Therefor And For Other Purposes (R.A. 8436) – from

Magna Carta for Scientists and Engineers, Researchers and other S&T Personnel in the Government – from