Domestic Workers Act

Implementing rules and regulations of Republic Act No. 10361, otherwise known as the "Domestic Workers Act" or "Batas Kasambahay"

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 10361 entitled "An Act Instituting Policies for the Protection and Welfare of Domestic Workers", the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) was issued on 9 May 2013.

The State adhered to internationally accepted working conditions for workers in general, and established labour standards for the Kasambahay in particular, towards decent employment and income, enhanced coverage of social protection, respect for human rights and strengthened social dialogue.