PDF COPY OF REPUBLIC ACT NO of AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED. of the law. In case of doubt, the same shall be construed liberally and in favor of persons with disability. (Republic Act , Section 3 – Magna Carta for Persons . 17 Sep Read the latest Rappler news articles about Republic Act Rappler stories provide perspective, inspire community engagement, smart.

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Republic Act 9442

Avt — persons with more than one disability such as those rwpublic mental retardation-blindness mental retardation-orthopedic handicap, deafness-blindness and others. Para makatiyak, punta kayo sa PDAO office nyo para maka-assist sa inyo. Income Producing Projects or Homework Schemes — means the work and services that a disabled person can adequately and preferentially do or provide in sheltered workshops or in about the disabled persons homes that will provide them the opportunity to earn a living and acquire a working capacity required in open industry.

If the violator is an alien or a foreigner, he shall be deported immediately after service of sentence without further deportation proceedings.

Persons with Hearing Impairment — those with auditory disabilities ranging from mild to profound hearing loss. This Act shall take effect fifteen 15 days after its publication in repub,ic two newspapers of general circulation.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. For any subsequent violation, a fine of not less than One hundred thousand pesos P, To safeguard the establishments from abuse of repubblic privilege, republkc orders should be limited only to persons with disability personal consumption. Persons with Mental Retardation — those with significant sub-average general intellectual functioning which originates during the developmental period, existing concurrently with deficits in adaptive behavior like maturation, learning and social adjustment.

Functional – Relating directly to everybody needs and interests; – Concerned with application in activity; – Practical; – Performing or able to perform its regular function Handicap — refers to disadvantage for a given individual, resulting from an impairment or a disability, that xct or prevents the function or activity, that is considered normal given the age and sex of the individual.


Commerce — shall be taken on mean as travel, trade, traffic, republlic, transportation, or level that use and build on the resources of the community, including the impaired disabled and handicapped persons themselves, their families, and their community as a whole.

Abandoned — an abandoned disabled person is one who has no proper parental care or guardianship, or whose parents or guardians have deserted him for a period of at least six continuous months. Qualified interpreters or other effective methods of delivering materials to individuals with hearing impairments.

Adapted Physical Education — therapeutic application of physical education to rehabilitate learners with special reoublic whose functional deficiencies are amenable to improvement through exercise. Provided, further, That the total amount of the claimed tax deduction net of value-added tax if applicable, shall be included in their gross sales receipts for tax purposes and shall be subject to proper documentation and to the provisions of the National Internal Revenue Code NIRCas amended.

EO — Economic Independence Program. Private Practitioner — Physicians, physiatrist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech therapist, psychologist, and other professionals engaged in private practice. Handicap — refers to disadvantage fepublic a given individual, resulting from an impairment or a disability, that limits or prevents the function or activity, that is considered normal given the age and sex of the individual.

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I An identification card issued by the city or municipal mayor or the barangay captain of the place where the persons with disability resides. Rehabilitation – an integrated approach to physical, psychosocial, cultural, spiritual, educational, or vocational measures that create conditions for the individual to attain the highest possible level of functional ability.

They have the same rights as other people to take their proper place in society. Apprentice — means a worker who is covered by a written Apprenticeship Agreement with an individual employer.


This Act shall take effect fifteen 15 days after its publication in any two newspapers of general circulation. Disability — shall mean 1 a physical impairment that substantially limits one or more psychological, physiological or anatomical function of an individual or activities of such individual; 2 a record of such an impairment; or 3 being regarded as having such an impairment; Disabled Gifted — persons rpeublic demonstrate superior performance capabilities in intellectual, creative, specific academic areas, leadership, or in the arts in spite of physical, sensory or psychosocial disabilities.


Sheltered Employment — means the provision of productive work for disabled persons through workshops providing special facilities, income-producing projects or home works schemes with a view of giving the disabled the opportunity to earn a living thus enabling them to acquire a working capacity repbulic in open industry. Special Education Needs — take the form of the need for one or more of the following: You are commenting using your Twitter account.

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Special Education — educational program that caters to various types of learners with special needs from preschool to tertiary levels and their formal or nonformal programs that are complementary mutually reinforcing and a comparable standards.

This Act which repulbic a consolidation of Senate Bill No. No individual, group or community shall execute any of these acts of ridicule against persons with disability in any time and place which could intimidate or result in loss of self-esteem of the latter. This Act which is a consolidation of Senate Bill No. Those caring for and living with a relublic with disability shall be granted incentives in accordance with the provisions of the National Internal Revenue Code, as amended.

The housing options are generally one up to three level structures and may be purely residential-farm estate or a residential component repuboic a resort or leisure complex.

For a group of people with a person with disability, only the proportionate share of person with disability will be given discount.