REPUBLIC ACTS - 1957

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Republic Act No. 2042
June 23, 1957
An Act Appropriating The Sum Of Three Million Twenty-Eight Thousand Pesos For The Salary Adjustments Of High School Teachers In Provinces And Cities And Of Intermediate School Teachers In Cities In Pursuance Of Republic Act Numbered Eight Hundred And Forty-Two.
Republic Act No. 2036
June 23, 1957
An Act Granting The Radio Communications Of The Philippines A Franchise To Establish Radio Stations For Domestic Telecommunications.
Republic Act No. 2031
June 23, 1957
An Act Amending Subsection (C), Section Fourteen, Of Commonwealth Act Numbered One Hundred And Forty-Six, As Amended, By Removing From The Jurisdiction, Supervision And Control Of The Public Service Commission Tugboats And Lighters.
Republic Act No. 2025
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Certain Sections Of The National Internal Revenue Code, As Amended.
Republic Act No. 2023
June 22, 1957
An Act To Provide The General Basic Cooperative Law And To Consolidate And Amend Existing Laws On Non-Agricultural Co-Operatives In The Philippines With Special Provisions For Given Types Of Co-Operatives.
Republic Act No. 1995
June 22, 1957
An Act To Establish A Breeding Station In The Barrio Of Upi In The Municipality Of Gamu, Province Of Isabela, And To Appropriate The Necessary Funds Therefor.
Republic Act No. 1994
June 22, 1957
An Act Granting The Municipal Government Of Samal, Province Of Davao, A Franchise To Construct, Operate And Maintain An Electric Light, Heat And Power System In Said Municipality.
Republic Act No. 1993
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred Forty-Four, Otherwise Known As The Eight-Hour Labor Law, By Providing A Prescriptive Period For Causes Of Action Arising Thereunder.
Republic Act No. 1990
June 22, 1957
An Act Amending Republic Act Numbered Eleven Hundred Sixty-Two So As To Include Quezon City And Its Suburbs Within Its Purview.
Republic Act No. 1983
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Section Fifty-Six Of Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred Sixty-Six, Otherwise Known As The National Internal Revenue Code.
Republic Act No. 1978
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Article One Hundred Fifty-Two Of The Revised Penal Code, As Amended.
Republic Act No. 1963
June 22, 1957
An Act To Provide One Additional Judge For The Tenth Judicial District To Preside Over The Court Of First Instance Of Catanduanes, With Permanent Station In The Municipality Of Virac, Province Of Catanduanes, Amending For The Purpose Sections Fifty, Fifty-Two And Fifty-Four Of "The Judiciary Act To 1948."
Republic Act No. 1956
June 22, 1957
An Act Amending Article One Hundred And Eighty-Six Of The Revised Penal Code, Concerning Monopolies And Combinations In Restraint Of Trade.
Republic Act No. 1955
June 22, 1957
An Act Making An Annual Appropriation Of Not To Exceed Five Thousand Pesos From The Income Derived From The Operation Of The Bureau Of Prisons-Prison Industries And Salvage Warehouse Revolving Fund For Pecuniary Aid To Prisoners Killed Or Injured In The Performance Of Duty
Republic Act No. 1954
June 22, 1957
An Act Granting Gratuity To The Widow Or Legitimate Children Of The Late Leodegario Francisco Victorino, Division Superintendent Of Schools, And Appropriating Funds Therefor
Republic Act No. 1944
June 22, 1957
An Act To Convert The Halili High School In The Province Of Bulacan Into A Poultry School To Be Known As The Philippine Poultry School, And To Authorize The Appropriation Of The Necessary Funds Therefor.
Republic Act No. 1942
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Subsection (B) Of Section Forty-Eight Of Commonwealth Act Numbered One Hundred Forty-One, Otherwise Known As The Public Land Act.
Republic Act No. 1941
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Section Twenty-Three (E) Of Republic Act Numbered Eight Hundred Seventy-Five And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 1939
June 22, 1957
An Act Prescribing The Appropriate Share Of The National, Provincial, City And Municipal Governments In The Financial Contributions For The Operation And Maintenance Of Free Beds In Government Hospitals And/Or The Establishment Of Additional Wards Or Hospitals In The Philippines
Republic Act No. 1937
June 22, 1957
Revising The Tariff And Customs Laws
Republic Act No. 1932
June 22, 1957
An Act To Further Amend Section One Hundred And Ninety-Six Of The Insurance Law, Act Numbered Two Thousand Four Hundred And Twenty-Seven, As Amended.
Republic Act No. 1921
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Section Thirty-Five Of The National Internal Revenue Code, And For Other Purpose.
Republic Act No. 1920
June 22, 1957
An Act Amending Section Nine Of Republic Act Numbered Sixty-Five By Increasing From Fifty To One Hundred Pesos A Month The Life Pension Of Permanently Incapacitated Philippine Veterans.
Republic Act No. 1916
June 22, 1957
An Act Exempting From The Payment Of All Taxes And Duties All Donations In Any Form And Importations Of Articles Which Are Donations To International Civic Organizations, Religious Or Charitable Institutions And Providing Penalties For Violation Thereof.
Republic Act No. 1882
June 22, 1957
An Act Granting The Bacnotan Cement Industries, Inc., A Temporary Permit To Construct, Maintain And Operate Private Fixed Point-To-Point And Land Based Radio Stations For The Reception And Transmission Of Radio Communications Within The Philippines.
Republic Act No. 1880
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend The Second Paragraph Of Section Five Hundred And Sixty-Two And Section Five Hundred And Sixty-Four Of The Revised Administrative Code. (Re Legal Hours Of Labor-Minimum Requirement).
Republic Act No. 1862
June 22, 1957
An Act To Extend The Benefits Of Republic Act Numbered Three Hundred Forty, As Amended, To Certain Military Persons Heretofore Retired Under Commonwealth Act Numbered One Hundred Ninety, Or Retired Under Republic Act Numbered Three Hundred Forty With Effective Date Of Retirement Prior To January One, Nineteen Hundred Fifty-Five, Or Retired Under Act Numbered Forty-One Hundred Fifty-One, Or Separated Under Subsection (G), Section Twenty-Two Of The National Defense Act.
Republic Act No. 1856
June 22, 1957
An Act Amending Sections One Hundred Eighty-Two, One Hundred Eighty-Eight And Two Hundred Four Of The National Internal Revenue Code, As Amended.
Republic Act No. 1855
June 22, 1957
An Act To Place Life Insurance Companies On An New Income Tax Basis By Amending Sections Twenty-Four And Thirty-Two Of Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred And Sixty-Six, Otherwise Known As The National Internal Revenue Code, As Amended.
Republic Act No. 1844
June 22, 1957
An Act To Amend Section One Of Republic Act Numbered Ten Hundred Eighty, Entitled "An Act Declaring The Bar And Board Examinations As Civil Service Examinations."
Republic Act No. 1837
June 22, 1957
An Act Amending Certain Sections Of Republic Act Numbered Four Hundred Nine, Otherwise Known As The Revised Charter Of The City Of Manila.
Republic Act No. 1828
June 22, 1957
(As amended by RA 2077, RA 4167 and PD 1001)
An Act Authorizing The Development, Exploitation And Utilization Of The Mineral Deposits In The Surigao Reservation And, For The Purpose, Authorizing The President Of The Philippines To Have The Same Undertaken Either By The Government Itself, Or Jointly With Private Enterprise, Or By Engaging The Services Of Independent Contractor Or Contractors, To Create An Office Or Agency, And To Contract Loans And/Or Float Bonds And For Other Purposes
Republic Act No. 1825
June 22, 1957
An Act To Provide For The Allocation, Reallocation And Administration Of The Absolute Quota On Sugar.
Republic Act No. 1823
June 22, 1957
An Act Exempting Under Certain Conditions Profits And Surplus Improperly Accumulated By Corporations From The Additional Corporate Income Tax, Amending For The Purpose Subsection (A), Section Twenty-Five Of The National Internal Revenue Code.
Republic Act No. 1799
June 21, 1957

An Act Further Amending Sections Sixteen Hundred Seventy-Four, Sixteen Hundred Seventy-Five And Sixteen Hundred Eighty-Seven Of The Revised Administrative Code, As Amended By Republic Acts Numbered Seven Hundred Thirty-Two And Nine Hundred Eighty-Four, Six Hundred Sixty-One And Seven Hundred Thirty-Two, Respectively.
Republic Act No. 1797
June 21, 1957
An Act To Amend Section Three-A Of Republic Act Numbered Nine Hundred And Ten, As Amended, And To Appropriate Funds To Implement Its Provisions.
Republic Act No. 1793
June 21, 1957
An Act Constituting An Independent Presidential Electoral Tribunal To Try, Hear And Decide Protests Contesting The Election Of The President-Elect And The Vice-President-Elect Of The Philippines And Providing For The Manner Of Hearing The Same.
Republic Act No. 1792
June 21, 1957
An Act To Amend Republic Act Numbered Eleven Hundred And Sixty-One Otherwise Known As "The Social Security Act Of 1954", And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 1789
June 21, 1957
An Act Prescribing The National Policy In The Procurement And Utilization Of Reparations And Development Loans From Japan, Creating A Reparations Commission To Implement The Policy, Providing Funds Therefor, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 1787
June 21, 1957
An Act To Amend Sections One And Two Of Republic Act Numbered Ten Hundred And Fifty-Two. (Re Termination Pay.)
Republic Act No. 1781
June 21, 1957
An Act Amending Item (D) Group Ii, Paragraph (43), Subsection (F) Of Section Two Of Republic Act Numbered Fourteen Hundred Eleven, Entitled "An Act Appropriating Funds For Public Works."
Republic Act No. 1717
June 21, 1957
An Act Creating A Certain Barrio In The Municipality Of Gingoog, Province Of Misamis Oriental.
Republic Act No. 1700
June 20, 1957
An Act To Outlaw The Communist Party Of The Philippines And Similar Associations, Penalizing Membership Therein, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 1657
June 20, 1957
An Act To Create Certain Barrios In The Municipality Of Mabini, Province Of Davao.
Republic Act No. 1635
June 20, 1957
An Act To Require The Printing And Issue Of Semi-Postal Stamps In Order To Raise Funds For The Philippine Tuberculosis Society.
Republic Act No. 1616
May 31, 1957
An Act Further Amending Section Twelve Of Commonwealth Act Numbered One Hundred Eighty-Six, As Amended, By Prescribing Two Other Modes Of Retirement And For Other Purposes.
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