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Name: An Act to Protect the Security of Tenure of Civil Service Officers and Employees in the Implementation of Government Reorganization (Republic Act No. 6656).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1988-06-10
Entry into force:
ISN: PHL-1988-L-77682
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line Chan Robles Virtual Law Library, Philippines (consulted on 2008-02-06)
Abstract/Citation: Provides that no officer or employee in the career service shall be removed except for a valid cause and after due notice and hearing. Sets out the order in which employment of civil servants is to be terminated based on length of employment and status of contracts. Employees can appeal decisions in the first instance to the appointing authority and then to the Civil Services Commission.

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