Disabilities Laws

Republic Act No. 10410

An Act Recognizing the Age from Zero (0) to Eight (8) as the First Crucial Stage of Educational Development and Strengthening the Early Childhood Care and Development System, Appropriating Funds Therefor And For Other Purposes.Click here

Republic Act No. 10754

An Act Expanding the Benefits and Privileges of Persons with Disability (PWDs). The law provides value-added tax (VAT) exemption for PWDs.Click here

Republic Act No. 10533

An Act Enhancing the Philippine Basic Education System by Strengthening Its Curriculum and Increasing the Number of Years for Basic Education, Appropriating Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes. Click here

Republic Act No. 10524

An Act Expanding The Positions Reserved For Persons With Disability, Amending for the purpose Republic Act No. 7277, As amended, otherwise known as the Magna Carta For Persons With Disability. Click here

Republic Act No. 10366

An Act Authorizing the Commission on Elections to establish precincts assigned to accessible polling places exclusively for Persons with Disabilities and Senior Citizens. Click here

Ordinance No. 38, Series of 2012 (suspended)

The ordinance shall be known as the ordinance creating the Persons with Disabilities Affairs Office (PDAO) in the City of Dumaguete. Click here

Republic Act No. 10070

An Act Establishing an Institutional Mechanism to Ensure the Implementation of Programs and Services for Persons with Disabilities in Every Province, City and Municipality, Amending Republic Act No. 7277, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for Disabled Persons. Click here

Republic Act No. 9442

This privileges and Incentives is hereby added to Title Two of Republic Act No. 7277, otherwise known as the "Magna Carta for Disabled Persons", with new Sections 32 and 33. Click here

Republic Act No. 7277

This Act shall be known and cited as the "Magna Carta for Disabled Persons". The grant of the rights and privileges for disabled persons shall be guided. Click here