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Name: Kindergarten Education Act (R.A. No. 10157).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-01-20
Entry into force:
ISN: PHL-2012-L-94137
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=94137&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC), Republic of the Philippines PDF PDF (consulted on 2013-09-19)
Abstract/Citation: Act adopted to implement the Millennium Development Goals on achieving education for all by the year 2015. It makes one year of preparatory kindergarten education, for children of at least five years old, mandatory and compulsory for entrance into Grade 1.

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