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Name: Executive Order No. 17 prescribing the rules and regulations for the implementation of section 2, Article III of the Freedom Constitution.
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Public and civil servants; Employment security, termination of employment; Employment policy, promotion of employment and employment services
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1986-05-28
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1986-06-02, N. 22, pp. 2423-2424
ISN: PHL-1986-R-2620
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1986-06-02, N. 22, pp. 2423-2424
Abstract/Citation: This Order calls upon every government ministry and instrumentality to adopt rules and procedures for the review and assessment of its personnel and to complete its review no later than 24 Feb. 1987. On the basis of this process, officials and employees may be separated from service by reason of the grounds set forth in s. 3 of the Order (corruption, gross incompetence, etc.). The Order also creates a Committee to act on all petitions for reconsideration of dismissal; its decisions are final.

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