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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The bill, commonly known as the “Kasambahay Bill,” is now expected for 3rd and final reading on Monday, June 4.

You have successfully updated your account. These stories made other people Check them out! Estrada cites that the Senate-approved version of Kasambahay Bill and the existing Labor Code already contain provisions being espoused by Domestic Workers Conventionsuch as the promotion of human rights of all household helpers and recognition of rights at work, prescription of written contract on terms and conditions of employment, entitlement to benefits similar to ordinary employees membership to Social Security System, PhilHealth and PAG-IBIGand prohibition against bonded labor and withholding of wages.

The Senate ratified the convention last August 6, Its version has been passed by the Senate last December Vatican spokesman and his deputy resign Europe. On the other hand, the Senate version was passed as early as December House Bill covers maids, cooks, nannies, drivers, helpers, gardeners, and other household employees, working in around 1. Kasambahay Bill is now pending approval before the House of Representatives.

The Senate version, embodied under Senate Bill 78 which was passed as early as Decemberseeks to amend the relevant articles of the Labor Code and provide additional benefits and protection to the househelpers. It also contains an article for the regulation of private employment agencies deploying domestic workers.


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

Meanwhile, the Senate is expected to take up the resolution calling for the concurrence in the ratification of ILO Convention upon resumption of its plenary session on July The two chambers of Congress are set to meet on Monday to reconcile the disagreeing provisions of the Kasambahay Bills. Once signed into law, household workers can immediately 202 up as members of the Home Development Mutual Fund Pag-IBIG Fund and avail themselves of multi-purpose, calamity and housing loans.

View your profile page here OR Click close to continue. Please try again later. Welcome to Rappler, please select your default country: The Kasambahay Kasambahau was filed in Congress to provide standards and protection in the employment of domestic workers, now totalling kasambahhay betweenand 2.

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

Proponents of a House bill for domestic workers will be taken up before Congress takes another break. JV pushes anew for the restoration of the P Before year ends, Nietes captures 4th world title Boxing.

He thought it was necessary that Congress considered the standards set forth by the newly-ratified Convention. Estrada also recently co-sponsored proposed Senate Resolution concurring with the ratification of ILO Conventionwhich sets the minimum standards for kasambqhay work kasambzhay domestic workers and provides them with the same protection accorded to other workers. The bicameral conference committee meeting is scheduled on October 8 and 9.

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These data include maids, cooks, nannies, drivers, helpers, gardeners, and other household employees, working in around 1.

Here, house helpers working in chartered cities and first-class municipalities will receive a minimum wage of P2, and P1, These stories made other people. Senate Bill 78 increases the minimum monthly wage of domestic workers from Php to Php 2, in National Capital Region; from Php to Php 2, in chartered cities and first-class municipalities; and from Php to Php 1, in other municipalities. The Philippines is the second country to ratify the Convention, which is significant as the treaty will enter into force a year kasambahqy it has been ratified by two countries.

This convention will benefit 3. Estrada cites that the Bull Labor Organization ILO Convention on Domestic Work will figure in the discussions on Monday as a reference for the international standards concerning domestic work.

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