REPUBLIC ACTS - 1959

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Republic Act No. 2616
August 3, 1959
An Act Providing For The Expropriation Of The Tatalon Estate In Quezon City And For The Sale, At Cost, Of The Lots Therein To Their Present Bona Fide Occupants, And Authorizing The Appropriation Of Ten Million Pesos For The Purpose.
Republic Act No.2614
August 1, 1959
An Act To Amend Sections One, Two, Three, Four, Five And Six Of Republic Act Numbered Nine Hundred And Ten As Amended By Republic Act Numbered One Thousand Fifty-Seven, Entitled "An Act To Provide For The Retirement Of Justices Of The Supreme Court And Of The Court Of Appeals, For Enforcement Of The Provisions Hereof By The Government Service Insurance System, And To Repeal Commonwealth Act Numbered Five Hundred And Thirty-Six," To Make Its Provisions Applicable To Judges Of The Courts Of Agrarian Relations, Industrial Relations, Tax Appeals, First Instance, And Juvenile And Domestic Relations Courts, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 2613
August 1, 1959
An Act To Amend Certain Sections Of Republic Act Numbered Two Hundred And Ninety-Six, Otherwise Known As "The Judiciary Act Of 1948", As Amended.
Republic Act No. 2612
July 20, 1959
An Act To Authorize The President Of The Philippines To Negotiate And Contract With The Export And Import Bank Of Tokyo, Japan, Or With Any Other Foreign Financial Institutions Or Foreign Manufacturing Corporations Or Their Duly Authorized Agents, In The Name And On Behalf Of The Republic Of The Philippines, One Or Several Loans, For The Purpose Of Financing A Nationwide Telecommunications Expansion And Improvement Project To Be Handled By The Bureau Of Telecommunications And To Guarantee The Same For And On Behalf Of The Republic Of The Philippines, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 2611
July 20, 1959
An Act Amending Certain Sections Of Republic Act Numbered One Thousand Seven Hundred Eighty-Nine Entitled "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. 2609
July 16, 1959
An Act To Authorize The Central Bank Of The Philippines To Establish A Margin Over Banks' Selling Rates Of Foreign Exchange.
Republic Act No. 2605
June 21, 1959
An Act Converting The Sitio Of Obay In The Municipality Of Polanco, Province Of Zamboanga Del Norte, Into A Barrio To Be Known As Barrio Obay.
Republic Act No. 2382
June 20, 1959
The Medical Act Of 1959
Republic Act No. 2379
June 20, 1959
An Act Granting Segundino B. Inovejas A Franchise To Construct, Operate And Maintain An Ice Plant In The Municipality Of Catbalogan, Province Of Samar, And To Sell Ice Therein.
Republic Act No. 2377
June 20, 1959
An Act To Amend Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred And Forty-Four Otherwise Known As The Eight-Hour Labor Law, By Excluding Managerial Employees And Outside Sales Personnel From The Scope Thereof, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 2376
June 20, 1959
An Act To Amend Certain Sections Of Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred And Sixty-Six, Otherwise Known As The National Internal Revenue Code, As Amended.
Republic Act No. 2343
June 20, 1959
An Act To Amend Certain Sections Of Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred Sixty-Six, Otherwise Known As The National Internal Revenue Code, As Amended, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 2342
June 20, 1959
An Act To Further Amend Certain Sections Of Republic Act Numbered Eleven Hundred And Sixty-Two, As Amended,And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 2338
June 19, 1959
An Act To Provide For Reward To Informers Of Violations Of The Internal Revenue And Customs Laws.
Republic Act No. 2337
June 19, 1959
An Act To Grant Jose Araneta A Franchise For An Electric Light, Heat And Power System In The Municipality Of Siocon, Province Of Zamboanga Del Norte.
Republic Act No. 2334
June 19, 1959
An Act Providing For The Rotation Of Reserve Officers Of The Armed Forces Of The Philippines In The Active Military Service.
Republic Act No. 2332
June 19, 1959
An Act To Amend Act Numbered Twenty-Three Hundred And Ninety-Three, Entitled "An Act Granting To The Sociedad Anonima Known As 'Silay Electric And Ice Plant Company, Incorporated,' A Franchise To Install, Operate, And Maintain An Electric Light, Heat And Power System In The Municipality Of Silay, Occidental Negros, Philippine Islands."
Republic Act No. 2331
June 19, 1959
An Act To Extend The Benefits Of Republic Act Numbered Three Hundred Forty, As Amended, To Certain Military Personnel Heretofore Retired Under Said Act With Effective Date Of Retirement On Or Prior To The Effective Date Of Republic Act Numbered Eighteen Hundred Sixty-Two, By Amending For The Purpose Section One Of Republic Act Numbered Eighteen Hundred Sixty-Two.
Republic Act No. 2290
June 19, 1959
An Act Granting Consuelo S. Calalang A Franchise To Construct, Operate And Maintain An Ice Plant And Cold Storage In The Municipality Of Hagonoy, Province Of Bulacan, And To Sell Ice And To Supply Cold Storage Therein.
Republic Act No. 2268
June 19, 1959
An Act Granting The Aras-Asan Timber Company, Inc., A Temporary Permit To Construct, Establish, Maintain And Operate Private Fixed Point-To-Point And Private Ship-To-Shore Radio Stations For The Reception And Transmission Of Radio Communications Within The Philippines.
Republic Act No. 2266
June 19, 1959
An Act Amending Certain Sections Of The Revised Administrative Code. (Re Jurisdiction Of Auditor General)
Republic Act No. 2265
June 19, 1959
An Act Establishing The Virginia Tobacco Administration, Defining Its Objectives, Powers And Functions, And For Other Purposes.
Republic Act No. 2264
June 19, 1959
An Act Amending The Laws Governing Local Governments By Increasing Their Autonomy And Reorganizing Provincial Governments.
Republic Act No. 2263
June 19, 1959
An Act Amending Certain Sections Of Republic Act Numbered One Thousand One Hundred Ninety-Nine, Otherwise Known As The Agricultural Tenancy Act Of The Philippines.
Republic Act No. 2261
June 19, 1959
An Act To Promote Economic Development By Giving Incentives To Marginal And Sub-Marginal Industries.
Republic Act No. 2260
June 19, 1959
An Act To Amend And Revise The Laws Relative To Philippine Civil Service
Republic Act No. 2259
June 19, 1959
An Act Making Elective The Offices Of Mayor, Vice-Mayor And Councilors In Chartered Cities, Regulating The Election In Such Cities And Fixing The Salaries And Tenure Of Such Offices.
Republic Act No. 2254
June 18, 1959
An Act Providing That The General Manager, President, Governor, Or Administrator Of A Government-Owned Or Controlled Corporation Shall Be Ex Officio The Vice-Chairman Of The Board Of Directors, Board Of Governors, Or Board Of Administrators Thereof.
Republic Act No. 2250
June 18, 1959
An Act Granting The Mainit Lumber And Development Company, Inc., A Temporary Permit To Construct, Establish, Maintain And Operate Private Fixed Point-To-Point And Private Coastal Radio Stations For The Reception And Transmission Of Radio Communications Within The Philippines.
Republic Act No. 2234
June 12, 1959
An Act Creating The City Of Legazpi
Republic Act No. 2232
June 5, 1959
An Act To Reactivate The International Air Transport Services Of The Philippine Air Lines, Inc., And To Appropriate The Necessary Funds Therefor.
Republic Act No. 2227
May 22, 1959
An Act Creating The Province Of Southern Leyte
Republic Act No. 2207
May 15, 1959
An Act Prohibit The Importation Of Rice And Corn And To Provide Penalties For The Violation Thereof.
Republic Act No. 2155
April 24, 1959
An Act Converting The Sitio Of Pantok, Municipality Of Meycauayan, Province Of Bulacan, Into A Barrio To Be Known As The Barrio Of Pantok.
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