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Republic Acts :
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7655 - AN ACT
INCREASING THE MINIMUM WAGE OF HOUSEHELPERS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE
ARTICLE 143 OF PRESIDENTIAL DEGREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED
Section 1. Subparagraphs (1), (2) and (3), Article 143 of
Presidential Decree No. 442, as amended, otherwise known as the "Labor
Code of the Philippines" are hereby amended to read as
Sec. 2. Any violation of any provision of this Act shall be punished with an imprisonment of not more than three (3) months or a fine of not more than Two thousand pesos (P2,000.00) or both, at the discretion of the court.
Sec. 3. Any law, executive order, letter of instruction, or any part thereof, which is inconsistent with any of the provisions of this Act is hereby repealed or amended accordingly.
Sec. 4. This Act shall take effect fifteen (15)
days after its publication in the Official Gazette or in at least two
(2) national newspapers of general circulation, whichever comes
Approved: August 19, 1993