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Name: Solo Parents Welfare Act of 2000 (R.A. No. 8972).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Workers with family responsibilities
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2000-11-07
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2001-05-07, Vol. 97, No. 19, pp. 2705-2708
ISN: PHL-2000-L-60624
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2001-05-07, Vol. 97, No. 19, pp. 2705-2708 Bureau of Women and Young Workers, Department of Labor and Employment, Philippines
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line The House of Representatives, Congress of the Philippines PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2012-02-07)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for benefits and privileges to single parents and their children. These include flexible work schedules, prohibition of work discrimination, parental leave, education benefits, housing benefits, and medical assistance. Also appropriates funds for this purpose.
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