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Name: Rules implementing Republic Act No. 6727 (Wage Rationalization Act).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Wages; Protection against particular hazards; Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-07-07
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 16 p.
ISN: PHL-1989-R-8154
Bibliography: Printed separately, 16 p.
Abstract/Citation: Issued by the Secretary of Labor and Employment under s.13 of the Wage Rationalization Act. Provides for wage increases and includes formula for determining equivalent monthly statutory minimum wage rates. Chapter I contains provisions on workers paid by results (s.9), wages of apprentices, learners and handicapped workers (s.10), effects on existing wage structure (s.16), inspection and complaints (ss.17,18), payment of wages (s.19), exemptions (s.15). Chapter II governs the National Wages and Productivity Commission and the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Boards. Chapter III deals with minimum wage determination. The National Wages Council and the National Productivity Commission established under Executive Orders Nos. 614 and 615 are abolished.
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