REPUBLIC ACTS - 2000

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Republic Act No. 8989
December 31, 2000
An Act Streamlining The Organization Of The Partido Development Administration, Amending For The Purpose Certain Provisions Of Republic Act No. 7820, Otherwise Known As The "Partido Development Administration Act Of 1994"
Republic Act No. 8988
December 27, 2000
An Act Validating and Recognizing The Creation of The City of Vigan by The Royal Decree of September 7, 1757 Issued By Fernando VI, King of Spain
Republic Act No. 8987
December 12, 2000
An Act Converting The Sub-District Engineering Office of The Department of Public Works and Highways in The City of Butuan into a Full-Fledged Engineering District to be known as the Butuan City Engineering District and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8986
December 9, 2000
An Act Declaring March Twenty-One, a Special Working Holiday in the City of Calapan, Province of Oriental Mindoro
Republic Act No. 8985
December 5, 2000
"Charter of the City of Valencia"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Valencia in the Province of Bukidnon into a Component City to be known as The City of Valencia
Republic Act No. 8984
December 5, 2000
"Charter of the City of Balanga"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Balanga, Bataan Province into a Component City to be known as The City of Balanga
Republic Act No. 8983
December 5, 2000
"Charter of the City of Bayawan"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Bayawan In The Province of Negros Oriental into a Component City to be known as The City of Bayawan
Republic Act No. 8982
December 5, 2000
An Act Amending Republic Act No. 8531, entitled "An Act Granting The Ipil Telephone Company, Inc. A Franchise To Construct, Install, Maintain, Establish And Operate Local Exchange Network In The Municipality Of Ipil, Province Of Zamboanga Del Sur"
Republic Act No. 8981
December 5, 2000
"PRC Modernization Act of 2000"
An Act Modernizing the Professional Regulation Commission, Repealing for the Purpose Presidential Decree Numbered Two Hundred and Twenty-Three, Entitled "Creating the Professional Regulation Commission and Prescribing its Powers and Functions," and for other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8980
December 5, 2000
"Early Childhood Care And Development "ECCD" Act,"
An Act Promulgating A Comprehensive Policy And A National System For Early Childhood Care And Development (Eccd), Providing Funds Therefor And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8979
November 22, 2000
"Charter of the City of Talisay"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Talisay in the Province of Cebu into a Component City to be known as The City Of Talisay
Republic Act No. 8978
November 22, 2000
"Mt. Kitanglad Range Protected Area Act of 2000"
An Act Declaring The Mt. Kitanglad Range in the Province of Bukidnon as a Protected Area and its Peripheral Areas as Buffer Zones, Providing for its Management and for other purposes
Republic Act No. 8977
November 7, 2000
"Charter of the City of Muñoz"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Muñoz In The Province of Nueva Ecija into a Component City to be known as the Science City of Muñoz
Republic Act No. 8976
November 7, 2000
"Philippine Food Fortification Act of 2000"
An Act Establishing The Philippine Food Fortification Program and for Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8975
November 7, 2000
An Act To Ensure The Expeditious Implementation And Completion Of Government Infrastructure Projects By Prohibiting Lower Courts From Issuing Temporary Restraning Orders. Preliminary Injunctions Or Preliminary Mandatory Injunctions, Providing Penalties For Violations Thereof, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 8974
November 7, 2000
An Act To Facilitate The Acquisition Of Right-Of-Way, Site Or Location For National Government Infrastructure Projects And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8973
November 7, 2000
"Charter of the Province of Zamboanga Sibugay"
An Act Creating The Province of Zamboanga Sibugay from The Province of Zamboanga del Sur and for other purposes
Republic Act No. 8972
November 7, 2000
"Solo Parents' Welfare Act of 2000"
An Act Providing for Benefits and Privileges to Solo Parents and their Children, Appropriating Funds thereof, and for Other Purposes.
Implementing Rules & Regulations for Solo Parents and their Children
Republic Act No. 8971
October 31 2000
An Act Naming The Agoo-Tubao-Pugo Section of The Agoo-Baguio Road, The Jose D. Aspiras Highway, and the Benguet-Baguio City Section of the same road, The Ben Palispis Highway
Republic Act No. 8970
October 31 2000
An Act Prohibiting The Manufacture, Importation, Distribution And Sale Of Laundry And Industrial Detergents Containing Hard Surfactants And Providing Penalties For Violation Thereof.
Republic Act No. 8969
October 27, 2000
An Act Declaring The Third (3rd) Friday of August of Every Year as a Special Working Public Holiday for the City of Davao
Republic Act No. 8968
October 4, 2000
An Act Renaming The Caramoan Peninsula Road in the Province of Camarines Sur to Governor Felix A. Fuentebella National Highway
Republic Act No. 8967
September 25, 2000
An Act Separating The Tabuk National High School, Buaya Annex, in the Municipality of Balbalan, Province of Kalinga From The Tabuk National High School in the Municipality of Tabuk, Province of Kalinga and Converting it into an Independent National High School to be known as the Western Kalinga National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8966
September 20, 2000
An Act Transferring The High School Located Within The Campus of the Magallanes School of Fisheries to Barangay Centro, Municipality of Magallanes, Province of Sorsogon and Changing its Name to Magallanes National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8965
September 16, 2000
An Act Reclassifying The Sub-District Engineering Office in the City of Puerto Princesa, Province of Palawan, into a Regular Engineering District Office to be known as the Third Engineering District of Palawan
Republic Act No. 8964
September 16, 2000
An Act Separating The Juan R. Liwag High School Annex I in Barangay Sta. Cruz, Gapan, Nueva Ecija from The Juan R. Liwag High School and Converting The Same into an Independent National High School to be known as The Sta. Cruz National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8963
September 16, 2000
An Act Excluding From The Baguio Townsite Reservation And From The Operation of Proclamation No. 10 Dated February 9, 1924, And Proclamation No. 63 Dated August 6, 1925, Which Established The Forbes Forest Reservation And The Government Center Reservation, Respectively, All Situated In The City of Baguio, Island of Luzon, Certain Portions of Land Within Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 And 6 Embraced Therein And Declaring The Same Alienable and Disposable Lands For Disposition To Qualified Applicants Under Republic Act No. 730
Republic Act No. 8962
September 7, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Granting the Iriga Telephone Company, Inc. a franchise to Construct, Install, Establish, Operate and Maintain Local Exchange Network in the Province of Camarines Sur and all the Cities therein
Republic Act No. 8961
September 7, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Granting The L.M. United Telephone Company, Inc. a franchise to Construct Install, Establish, Operate and Maintain Local Exchange Network in the Province of Camarines Sur and all the Cities Therein
Republic Act No. 8960
September 7, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Further Extending The Term of the Franchise Granted to Davao Light and Power Company, Inc. to Construct, Operate and Maintain an Electric Light, Heat and Power System in Davao City and the Municipalities of Carmen, Panabo, Dujali, and Santo Tomas, Province of Davao del Norte, for a Period of Twenty-Five (25) Years and for other purposes
Republic Act No. 8959
September 7, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Granting The Palawan Telephone Company, Inc., a Franchise to Construct, Install, Establish, Operate and Maintain Local Exchange Network in the Municipalities of Narra, Aborlan, Sofronio EspaÑola, Brooke's Point, Bataraza, Balabac, Quezon, Rizal, Roxas, Taytay, Coron, El Nido, Province of Palawan
Republic Act No. 8958
September 4, 2000
An Act Upgrading The Surigao del Sur Sub-District Engineering Office into a Regular District Engineering Office to be known as The Surigao del Sur Second Engineering District and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8957
September 4, 2000
An Act Upgrading The Apayao Sub-District Engineering Office into a Regular District Engineering Office to be known as The Apayao Second Engineering District and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8956
September 2, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Granting The Odiongan Telephone Corporation a Franchise to Construct, Install, Establish, Operate and Maintain Local Exchange Network in The Province of Romblon
Republic Act No. 8955
September 2, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Granting The Polaris Telecommunications, Inc. a Franchise to Construct, Install, Establish, Operate and Maintain Telecommunications Systems Throughout the Philippines
Republic Act No. 8954
September 2, 2000 (lapsed)
An Act Granting The Intercontinental Broadcasting Corporation a Franchise to Construct, Install, Establish, Operate and Maintain Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations in the Philippines
Republic Act No. 8953
September 1, 2000
An Act Resetting The Regular Elections For Elective Officials Of The Autonomous Region In Muslim Mindanao To Coincide With The General Elections To Be Held On The Second Monday Of May 2001
Republic Act No. 8952
August 31, 2000
An Act Amending Republic Act No. 7698 Declaring August 6 of Every Year a Special Nonworking Public Holiday in the Province Of Cebu to Include its Highly Urbanized Cities of Cebu and Mandaue and its Component Cities of Lapulapu, Danao and Toledo
Republic Act No. 8951
August 31, 2000
An Act Upgrading The Quezon City Sub-District Engineering Office into a Regular District Engineering Office to be known as The Quezon City First Engineering District and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8950
August 31, 2000
An Act Separating The Cawagayan Barangay High School, also known as the Tuga National High School - Cawagayan Annex in the Municipality of Pinukpuk, Province of Kalinga from the Tuga National High School in the Municipality of Tabuk, and Converting it into an Independent National High School to be known as the Cawagayan National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8949
August 31, 2000
An Act Amending Republic Act Number 8734 entitled "An Act Separating the Pasil Municipal High School also known as the Doña Eufronia M. Puzon Memorial High School - Pasil Annex in the Municipality of Pasil, Province of Kalinga, from The DoÑa Eufronia M. Puzon Memorial High School in the Municipality of Pasil, and Converting it into a separate and independent National High School to be known as the Pasil National High School, and appropriating funds therefor"
Republic Act No. 8948
August 31, 2000
An Act Establishing a Secondary School in Barangay Sinawilan, Municipality of Matanao, Province of Davao del Sur to be known as the Sinawilan National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8947
August 31, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in Barangay Mostro, Municipality of Anilao, Province of Iloilo, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8946
August 31, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in Barangay Centrala, Municipality of Surallah, Province of South Cotabato to be known as Centrala National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8945
August 24, 2000
An Act Declaring March Twenty of Every Year a Special Working Holiday in the City of San Fernando, Province of La Union
Republic Act No. 8944
August 22, 2000
An Act Converting The Naga City Science High School into a National Science High School as appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8943
August 22, 2000
An Act Separating The Maddela Agro-Industrial National High School - Nagtipunan Annex in The Municipality of Nagtipunan, Province of Quirino from The Maddela Agro-Industrial National High School and Converting The Same into an Independent National High School to be known as The Nagtipunan National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8942
August 22, 2000
An Act Separating The St. Paul Vocational and Industrial High School - San Pablo Annex Located at Poblacion, Municipality of San Pablo, Province of Isabela, From The St. Paul Vocational and Industrial High School Located at Auitan, Municipality of San Pablo, Province of Isabela, and Converting The Same Into An Independent National High School to be known as the San Pablo National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8941
August 22, 2000
An Act Separating The Basud National High School - Manguisoc High School Annex in the Municipality of Mercedes, Province of Camarines Norte from The Basud National High School and Converting the same into an Independent National High School to be known as the Manguisoc National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8940
August 22, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in the Municipality of Piat, Province of Cagayan, to be known as the Piat National High School And Appropriating Funds Therefor
Republic Act No. 8800
July 19, 2000
"Safeguard Measures Act"
An Act Protecting Local Industries By Providing Safe In Measure To Be Undertake In Response To Increased Imports And Providing Penalties For Violation Thereof
Republic Act No. 8799
July 19, 2000
The Securities Regulation Code
Republic Act No. 8798
July 15, 2000
"Charter of the City of Digos"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Digos, Davao del Sur Province, into a Component City to be known as the City of Digos
Republic Act No. 8797
July 15, 2000
"Charter of the City of San Jose del Monte"
An Act Converting The Municipality of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan into a Component City to be known as the City of San Jose del Monte
Republic Act No. 8796
July 11, 2000
"Charter of the City of Maasin"
An Act Converting The Municipality of Maasin into a Component City of the Province of Southern Leyte to be known as the City of Maasin
Republic Act No. 8795
June 27, 2000
An Act Naming the 2nd Mandaue-Mactan Bridge in the Province of Cebu as the Marcelo B. Fernan Bridge
Republic Act No. 8794
June 27, 2000
An Act Imposing A Motor Vehicle User's Charge On Owners Of All Types Of Motor Vehicles And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8793
June 27, 2000
An Act Upgrading The Rizal Sub-District Engineering Office into a Regular District Engineering Office to be known as the Rizal First Engineering District and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8792
June 14, 2000
"Electronic Commerce Act."
An Act Providing and Use of Electronic Commercial and Non-Commercial Transactions, Penalties for Unlawful Use Thereof, and Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8791
May 23, 2000
"The General Banking Law of 2000."
An Act Providing For The Regulation Of The Organization And Operations Of Banks, Quasi-Banks, Trust Entities And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8790
May 3, 2000
An Act Converting The Batanes National High School - Ivana Branch Located in the Municipality of Ivana, Province of Batanes, into an independent National High School to be known as the Ivana National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8789
May 3, 2000
An Act Separating the Valladolid National High School Extension in the Municipality of Carcar, Province of Cebu from the Valladolid National High School and Converting it into an independent National High School to be known as the Roberto Sato National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8788
May 3, 2000
An Act Establishing a Vocational High School in the Municipality of Santol, Province of La Union, to be known as the Santol Vocational High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8787
May 3, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in the Municipality of Pamplona, Province of Cagayan to be known as the David M. Puzon Memorial National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8786
May 3, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in the Municipality of Kauswagan, Province of Lanao del Norte to be known as the Marcela T. Mabanta Memorial National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8785
April 27, 2000
An Act Converting The Cudal High School in the Municipality of Tabuk, Province of Kalinga into a National High School to be known as the Cudal National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8784
April 27, 2000
An Act Separating The San Enrique Polytechnic College Dominador Abang Memorial Extension High School in the Municipality Of San Enrique, Province of Iloilo From The San Enrique Polytechnic College In The Municipality of San Enrique, Also Of The Same Province, and Converting it into an Independent National High School to be known as the Dominador Abang Memorial National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8783
April 27, 2000
An Act Separating The Quirino General High School - Burgos Annex from the Quirino General High School in the Municipality of Cabarroguis, Province of Quirino and Converting the same into an Independent National High School to be known as the Burgos National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8782
April 27, 2000
An Act Separating The Natividad National High School Annex in Barangay Pulungmasle, Municipality of Guagua, Province of Pampanga from The Natividad National High School located in Barangay Natividad, Municipality of Guagua, Province of Pampanga and converting the same into an Independent National High School to be known as the Pulungmasle National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8781
April 27, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in the Municipality of Batad, Province of Iloilo, to be known as the Batad National High School, and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8780
April 27, 2000
An Act Establishing the Calinog National Comprehensive High School in the Municipality of Calinog, Province of Iloilo, to be known as the Calinog National Comprehensive High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8779
April 27, 2000
An Act Establishing A National High School in Barangay San Luis, Municipality of Malitbog, Province of Bukidnon to be known as The San Luis National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8778
April 7, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in Barangay Cerdena, Municipality of Malabuyoc, Cebu to be known as the Cerdena National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8777
April 7, 2000
An Act Establishing A National High School in The Municipality of Monreal, Province of Masbate to be known as the Monreal National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8776
April 7, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School at Sta. Maria, Municipality of Flora, Province of Apayao to be known as the Mayor Ricardo de San Jose Sr. Comprehensive National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8775
April 7, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School at Panay, Municipality of Sta. Marcela, Province of Apayao to be known as the Mayor Guillermo Barsatan Memorial School of Arts and Trade and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8774
March 28, 2000
An Act Separating The Jabonga National High School Annex in Barangay Cuyago, Jabonga, Agusan del Norte from the Jabonga National High School in Barangay Poblacion, Jabonga, Agusan del Norte and Converting the same into an Independent National High School to be known as The Cuyago National High School and Appropriating Funds Therefor
Republic Act No. 8773
March 28, 2000
An Act Separating The Rizal National School of Arts And Trade - Kinama Annex in The Municipality of Rizal, Province Of Kalinga From The Rizal National School of Arts And Trade In The Municipality of Rizal and Converting it into a Separate and Independent National High School to be known as The Kinama National High School, and Appropriating Funds Therefor
Republic Act No. 8772
March 28, 2000
An Act Separating The Calamba Annex High School In Barangay Calamba, Cabadbaran, Agusan del Norte from The Agay National High School In Barangay Agay, RTR, Agusan Del Norte, and the Same is hereby converted into an Independent National High School to be known as the Calamba National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8771
March 28, 2000
An Act Converting The Maparat High School in Barangay Maparat, Compostela, Compostela Valley Province into a National High School to be known as the Maparat National High School and appropriating funds thereof
Republic Act No. 8770
March 28, 2000
An Act Converting The Barcelona National High School in Barangay Poblacion Norte, Municipality of Barcelona, Province of Sorsogon into a Comprehensive High School to be known as the Barcelona National Comprehensive High School (BNCHS) and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8769
March 28, 2000
An Act Converting The Mandaluyong High School — Mauway Annex in Mandaluyong City into a Separate High School to be known as the Mandaluyong East High School and providing funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8768
March 28, 2000
An Act Converting the Pambuhan High School in the Municipality Of Garchitorena, Province of Camarines Sur, into a National High School to be known as the Pambuhan National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8767
March 28, 2000
An Act Converting The Don Servillano Platon Memorial High School in the Municipality of Tinambac, Province of Camarines Sur into a National High School to be known as The Don Servillano Platon Memorial National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8766
March 28, 2000
An Act Establishing A National High School in the Barangay of Loctuga, Municipality of Libacao, Province of Aklan to be known as the Loctuga National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8765
March 28, 2000
An Act Establishing a High School in Barangay Kalipay, Gingoog City to be known as the Kalipay National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No. 8764
March 28, 2000
An Act Establishing a National High School in The Municipality of Bagabag, Province of Nueva Vizcaya, To be known as the Bagabag National High School and appropriating funds therefor
Republic Act No.8763
March 7, 2000
"Home Guaranty Corporation Act of 2000"
Act Consolidating And Amending Republic Act Nos. 580, 1557, 5488, And 7835 And Executive Order Nos. 535 And 90, As They Apply To The Home Insurance And Guaranty Corporation Which Shall Be Renamed As Home Guaranty Corporation, And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8762
March 7, 2000
"Retail Trade Liberalization Act of 2000."
An Act Liberalizing The Retail Trade Business, Repealing For The Purpose Realing For The Purpose Republic Act No. 1180, As Amended, And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8761
February 16, 2000
An Act Imposing The Value-Added Tax On Certain Services Beginning January 1, 2001, Amending For The Purpose Section 5 Of Republic Act No. 8424 And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8760
February 16, 2000
General Appropriation Act of 2000
An Act Appropriating Funds For The Operation Of The Government Of The Republic Of The Philippines From January One To December Thirty-One, Two Thousand, And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 8759
February 14, 2000
Public Employment Service Office Act of 1999.
An Act Institutionalizing A National Facilitation Service Network Through The Establishment Of A Public Employment Service Office In Every Province, Key City And Other Strategic Areas Throughout The Country
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