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Name: Republic Act No. 9255 amending Executive Order No. 209 (Family Code).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2004-02-24
Entry into force:
ISN: PHL-2004-L-71401
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Congress of the Philippines, House of Representatives, pp. 1-2 (consulted on 2005-09-15)
Abstract/Citation: Allows illegitimate children to use the surname of their father (Art. 176 of the Family Code).
Amended text(s):

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