Policy

About:

The Philippines government considered the House Bill 4888, known as the Menstruation Leave Act of 2008.

Country

Philippines

Region

Organisation Location

National

Date of Introduction

2008

Status of Policy

Specific Person/s

Description

The Philippines government considered the House Bill 4888, known as the Menstruation Leave Act of 2008, which was initiated by the Alliance of Rural Concern (ARC) representative. The bill aimed to grant mandatory menstruation leave to all private and government female employees, except those pregnant and menopausal, at half pay.