Republic Act No. 270: An Act to Amend Commonwealth Act Numbered Six Hundred and Forty-Seven Granting Maternity Leave to Women Who are in the Service of the Government or of Any of its Instrumentalities Under Temporary Appointments

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippine Congress Assembled:

Section 1. Section one paragraph (a), of Commonwealth Act Numbered Six hundred and forty-seven is hereby amended to read as follows:

“(c) Temporary employees who have rendered two or more years of continuous service shall be entitled to maternity leave with half pay.”

Section 2. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

Approved: June 15, 1948.