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Name: An Act Decriminalizing Vagrancy, amending for this purpose article 202 of Act No. 3815, as amended otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code (R.A. No. 10158).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-07-25
Entry into force:
ISN: PHL-2012-L-94022
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=94022&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line The House of Representatives, Congress of the Philippines PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2013-08-30)
Abstract/Citation: Article 202 has been amended by taking out all reference to vagrancy in the Code, leaving all references to prostitution which remains a criminal offence.
Amended text(s):

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