The Kasambahay Bill was filed in Congress to provide standards and million households, based on the July Labor Force Survey. October 7, ? KASAMBAHAY BILL BICAM SET ON OCTOBER 8. The two chambers of Congress are set to meet on Monday to reconcile the disagreeing. Press Release June 27, ? JINGGOY: CONGRESS TO ATTUNE KASAMBAHAY BILL WITH ILO CONVENTION Senate President Pro Tempore Jinggoy.

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Proponents of a House bill for domestic workers will be taken up before Congress takes another break.

MANILA, Philippines – A law to guarantee the rights and benefits kasambahays or household workers has been almost 15 years in the making. Proponents of House Bill claim they are now closer to sealing the Domestic Workers Act of after it was approved on second reading at the House of Representatives last Wednesday, May The bill, commonly known as the “Kasambahay Bill,” is now expected for 3rd and final reading on Monday, June 4.


Kasambahay bill a gift to domestic workers in PHL, abroad — govt execs

The Kasambahay Bill was filed in Congress to provide standards and protection in the employment of domestic workers, now totalling somewhere betweenand 2. Fast facts on Filipino bull workers.

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According to the Visayan Forum Foundation VFFexisting laws and provisions in the Labor Code do not address the current situation of domestic workers, including wage rates, working hours, and benefits. The bill is expected to institute new minimum labor standards for domestic workers, covering minimum wage, regulation of work hours, leaves, social security, health insurance, and the provision of a written contract.

Fundamental rights and principles, based on the International Labor Organization’s statutes, are also included in the bill, as well as protection for child domestic workers. These provisions in the bill will help address issues such as various kinds of abuses, debt bondage and forced labor, non-payment of wages and social security, and human trafficking, the groups said.


Press Release – Estrada, Jinggoy: Kasambahay Bill Bicam set on October 8

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