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Name: Act to Strengthen the Constitutional Right of Workers to Self-Organization and Free Collective Bargaining and to Penalize Unfair Labor Practices, Further Amending for the Purpose Articles 244, 247, 248, 249, 250, and 289 (Book V) of the Labor Code (Batas Pambansa Bilang 70).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Freedom of association, collective bargaining and industrial relations
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1980-05-01
Entry into force:
ISN: PHL-1980-L-77579
Bibliography: English translation English translation Chan Robles Virtual Law Library, Philippines (consulted on 2008-01-28)
Abstract/Citation: Amends articles 244 (coverage and employees' right to self-organization), 247 (non-abridgment of right to self-organization), 248 (concept of unfair labor practice and procedure for prosecution), 249 (unfair labor practices of employers), 250 (unfair labor practices of labor organizations) and 289 (penalties) of the Labor Code.
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