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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7430 - AN ACT PROVIDING FOR OPTIMUM UTILIZATION OF PERSONNEL IN GOVERNMENT SERVICE THROUGH A SYSTEM OF ATTRITION, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Section 1. Declaration of Policy. — It is the policy of the State to give highest priority to measures that will promote morale, efficiency, integrity, responsiveness and progressiveness in the civil service. Towards this end, optimum utilization of personnel shall be assured through the institution of a system of attrition in government.
Sec. 2. Definition of Terms. — As used in this
Act, the following terms shall mean:
Sec. 3. Attrition. — Within five (5) years from
the approval of this Act, no appointment shall be made to fill vacated
positions in any government office as a result of resignation,
retirement, dismissal, death or transfer to another office of an
officer or employee: provided, however, that this prohibition shall not
apply in the following instances:
Sec. 4. Penalty. — Any appointing authority who
makes an appointment in violation of this Act shall, upon conviction,
be punished by imprisonment of not less than three (3) months but not
exceeding six (6) months or by a fine of not less than Three thousand
pesos (P3,000) but not exceeding Five thousand pesos (P5,000), or both
such imprisonment and fine, at the discretion of the court.
Sec. 5. Annual Reports. — The Civil Service
Commission, as the central personnel agency of the Government, shall
monitor and render an annual report to the President and the Congress
on the extent of compliance with the law.
Sec. 6. Rules and Regulations. — The Civil Service Commission shall issue the necessary rules and regulations for the effective implementation of this Act.
Sec. 7. Repealing Clause. — All laws, presidential decrees, executive orders, other executive issuances, or parts thereof, which are inconsistent with this Act are hereby repealed or modified accordingly.
Sec. 8. Effectivity Clause. — This Act shall take
effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in at least two (2)
newspapers of general circulation.
Approved: April 15, 1992