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PWD Discounts and Privileges

PWD Discounts and Privileges

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Proposed provincial ordinance of Negros Oriental giving privileges and discounts to PWDs
Proposed provincial ordinance of Negros Oriental giving privileges and discounts to PWDs

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RepublicofthePhilippinesPROVINCEOFNEGROSORIENTALDumagueteCity
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ANORDINANCEDIRECTINGALLCOMMERCIALESTABLISHMENTSANDPUBLICUTILITYVEHICLESTOPROVIDEALLPRIVILEGESANDINCENTIVESTOPERSONSWITHDISABILITIES,ANDPROVIDINGFUNDSTHEREOF.
Introducedby:
HON.LILANDZOILABUSTAMANTE"'ESTACION,M.D.
SangguniangPanlalawiganMemberProvinceofNegrosOriental
WHEREAS,
the1987ConstitutionoftheRepublicofthePhilippinesmandatestheStatetoendeavortomakeessentialgoods,healthandothersocialservicesavailable.toallthepeopleataffordablecost,withpriorityfortheneedsoftheunder-privileged,sick,elderly,peoplewithdisabilities;women,and.children;
WHEREAS,
theProvinceofNegrosOrientalhasbeengrantedpowersbyRepublicActNo.7160,otherwiseknown·astheLocalGovernmentCodeof1991,topromotethegeneralwelfareofitsconstituentstoinclude,amongothers,peoplewithdisabilities,ensuringthepromotionoftheirhealthandsafety;.
WHEREAS,
RepublicAct7227,otherwiseknownasthe"MAGNACARTAFORDISABLEDPERSONSANDFOROTHERPURPOSES"iprovidesthatpersonswithdisabilityarepartofPhilippinesociety,andthustheState,shallgivefullsupporttotheimprovementoftheirtotalwellbeingandtheirintegrationintothemainstreamsociety.
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WHEREAS,
RepublicAct9442providesamendmentstoRA7227,grantingadditionalprivilegesandincentivestopersonswithdisability.
WHEREAS,
theobjectiyeofRepublicAct9442istoprovidepersonswithdisabilitytheopportunitytopartidpatefullyintothemainstreamofsocietybygrantingthematleast20.percentdiscountinallbasicservices.
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RepublicofthePhilippinesPROVINCEOFNEGROSORIENTAL.DumagueteCity
WHEREAS,
theProvincialGovernmenthasbeenmandatedbylawtohelpensurethatthe
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thislawbefullyimplementedbyfirstlyfacilitatingintheissuanceofidentificationcardsandpurchasebookletstoallPWDs.
NOW,WHEREFORE,BEITENACTED,ASITISHEREBYENACTEDBYTHESANGGUNIANGPANLALAWIGANOFNEGROSORIENTAL,BYVIRTUEOFTHEPOWERSVESTEDINITBYLAW,THAT:Section1.BriefTitle':
ThisOrdinanceshallbeknownas
"THENEGROSORIENTALDISCOUNTS,PRIVILEGES,ANDINCENTIVESORDINANCEFORPWDS."Section2.Definitio.nof.Terms:
ForpurposesofthisOrdinance,thesetermsaredefinedasfollows:(a)
Personswithdisability-
anypersonsufferingfromrestrictionordifferentabilitiesasaresultofmental,physicalorsensoryimpairment,toperformanactivityinamannerorwithintherangeconsiderednormalforahumanbeing.Disabilityshallmean
(1-)
aphysicalormentalimpairmentthatsubstantiallylimitsoneormorepsychologicaloranatomicalfunctionofanindividualoractivitiesofsuchindividual;(2)arecordofsuchimpairment;or(3)beingregardedashavingsuchimpairment.(b)
Basicnecessity-
referstorice,corn,bread,fresh,driedandcannedfishandothermarineproducts,freshpork,beefandpoultrymeat,fresheggs,freshandprocessedmilk,infantformulas,freshvegetables,rootcrops,coffee,sugar,cookingoil,salt,laundrysoap,detergents,firewood,charcoal,candlesandothercommoditiesasmaybeclassifiedbytheDepartmentofTradeandIndustry(DT!)andtheDepartmentofAgriculture(DA).(c)
Primecommodities-
referstofreshfruits,dried,processedandcannedpork,beefandpoultry,meat,dairyproductsnotfallingunderbasicnecessities,noodles,onions,garlic,diapers,herbicides,poultry,swineandcattlefeeds,veterinaryproductsforpoultry,swineandcattlefeeds,veterinaryproductsforpoultry,swineandcattle,paper,schoolsupplies,
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shingle,plyboard,constructionnails,".batteries,electricalsupplies,lightbulbs,steelwireandothercommoditiesthatmaybeclassifiedbytheDT!andtheDA.(d)
Retailer-
shallmeananynaturalorjudicialpersonengagedinthebusinessofsellingconsumerproductsdirectlytoconsumers,whichshall.includeamongothers,supermarkets,grocerystores,conveniencestoresandmini-conveniencestoresandshops,excludingsart-sarlstoreswithacapitalizationoflessthanOneHundred
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RepublicofthePhilippinesPROVINCEOFNEGROSORIENTALDumagueteCity
ThousandPesos(PhPl00,OOO),publicandprivatewetmarkets,'''tiange''and.cooperativestores.(e)
Exclusiveuseorenjoymentofpersonswithdisability-
referstodiscountprivilegesthatcanbetakenadvantagedofonlybypersonswithdisability.
(f)
Establishment-
referstobusinessentities,privateorpublic,dulyauthorizedandrecognizedbylawtooperate.
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piscounts.
Allbusinessestablishments,including,butnotlimitedtohotels,restaurants,recreationcenters,gyms,sauna,theaters,cinemahouses,concerthalls,andmuseumsareherebydirectedtoissuetwentypercent(20%)discountonfeesfortheutilizationofservicesortheprocurementofproductsbyandfortheexclusiveuseorenjoymentofpersonswithdisabilities.Providedthatthediscountwillonlyapplytothepersonwithdisability.Nodiscountwillbegiventocompanionswithoutdisability.
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PurchaseByAGroup.
Forrestaurantpurchasesorintheeventthatapurchaseorserviceisavailedofbyagroupofpeoplewithapersonwithdisability,onlytheproportionateshareofthepersonwithdisabilitywillbegivenadiscount.Incaseofbanquetandcaterlnqservicesespeciallyinseminarsandotheractivities,thediscountwillapplyonlytocustomerswithdisability.
SectionS.BasicNecessitiesAndPrimeCommodities.
Adiscountoffivepercent(5%)fromregularretailpriceofbasicnecessitiesandprimecommoditiesshallbegivenbyretailers.toeverypersonwithdisability,giventhatthetotalamountofsaidpurchaseshallnot-exceedtheamountofOneThousandThreeHundredPesos(PhPt,300)percalendarweekwithoutcarry-overoftheunusedamount.Providedfurtherthatthepurchasemadeiscommensuratetothepersonalandexclusiveconsumptionand/orenjoymentofthepersonwithdisabilitywithinthecalendarweek.
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MedicalAndDentalServices.
Apersonwithdisabilityshallbeprovidedwithtwentypercent(20%)discountonmedicalanddentalservicesincludingdiagnosticandlaboratoryfeessuchas,butnotlimitedto,x-ravs,computerizedtomographyscansandblood.tests,includingprofessionalfeesofattendingdoctorsinallprivateandpublichospitalsandmedicalfacilitiessubjecttoguidelinestobeissuedbyDepartmentofHealth(DOH)incoordinationwiththePhilippineHealthInsuranceCorporation(PHILHEALTH).
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PublicTransport.
Apersonwithdisabilityshallbeprovidedwithtwentypercent(20%)discountonalldomesticpublictransports,includingairandseatransport,publicutilityvehicles,suchasbus-bothairconandnon-alrcon,van-for-hire,tricycles,andsuchothersimilarmodesofpublictransport.Further,vehicleownedandisusedfortheexclusive
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