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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Kasambahay bill a gift to domestic workers in PHL, abroad — govt execs Published It also drafts a penal provision of not less than Php 10, fine for violation of the provisions of the bjll act, without prejudice to filing appropriate civil or criminal action by the aggrieved party.

‘Kasambahay Bill’ soon a reality

The Upper Chamber has named Sen. You have successfully updated your account. Kasambahay Bill is now pending approval before the House of Representatives. The two versions of the Bill shall be reconciled in a bicameral conference committee meeting. View your profile page here OR Kasambahsy close to continue. The two chambers of Congress are set to meet on Monday to bbill the disagreeing provisions of the Kasambahay Bills.

For three years she was allegedly abused by her employers before being sent home. Batas Kasambahay is also poised to become the enabling law of the convention.

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

So to ensure that the two measures will not contradict the other and make sure that Kasambahay Act as an enabling law is effective and relevant, I think it is imperative that Congress considers the standards set forth by the newly-ratified Convention,” Sen. News Monday, December 31 Angara: However, ILO Convention features a comprehensive set of social, legal and economic protection and introduced novel stipulations such as provision for compulsory education and opportunities for further education and vocational training, and establishment of accessible complaint and dispute resolution mechanisms, among others.


House Bill also delegates to the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Boards the determination of appropriate minimum wages of domestic workers. These stories made other people. Select gender Male Female. 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.

‘Kasambahay Bill’ soon a reality

Estrada also plans of introducing a grievance procedure for domestic workers experiencing abuse and maltreatment, following the Senate Labor Committee hearing on the harrowing case of kasambahay Bonita Baran. This convention will benefit 3.

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

Estrada said the issue of domestic work was gaining ground in the ILO and long before the conference adopted Convention On the other hand, the Senate version was passed as early as December He thought it was necessary that Congress considered the standards set forth by the newly-ratified Convention.

The House of Representatives passed their version of the bill last September The bicameral conference committee meeting is scheduled on October 8 and 9.


It also contains an article for the regulation of private employment agencies deploying domestic workers. The Kasambahay Bill was filed in Congress to provide standards and protection in the employment of domestic workers, now totalling somewhere betweenand 2.

Press Release – Jinggoy: Congress to attune kasambahay bill with ILO convention

Democratic senator Warren takes major step towards White House bid U. Before year ends, Nietes captures 4th world title Boxing. Estrada suggests that amendments and revisions to the Kasambahay Bill be taken up and resolved through the bicameral conference committee. These bll include maids, cooks, nannies, drivers, helpers, gardeners, and other household employees, working in around 1. JV pushes anew for the restoration of the P Welcome to Rappler, a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change.

Here, house helpers working in chartered cities and first-class municipalities will receive a minimum kasambayay of P2, and P1, Sharapova campaign off to tough start in Shenzhen Other Sports. Milgaros Magsaysay as conferees to the conference committee.

Fast facts on Filipino domestic workers. Once signed into law, household workers can immediately sign up as members of the Home Development Mutual Fund Pag-IBIG Fund and avail themselves of multi-purpose, calamity and housing loans.