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AI ESEC i nt hePHI LI PPI NES I NCOMI NG EXCHANGECOMMI TTEE OCTOBER 2005


Thei nt er nat i onalpl at f or mf oryoungpeopl et odi scoveranddevel opt hei rpot ent i al .

Co n t e n t s W hati saPhi l i ppi neVi sa?

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Typi calVi saTypesf orAIESECer s

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Vi saExt ensi on

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Vi saExt ensi on Pr ocedur e

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Commut i ng Inst r uct i onst ot heDOJand t heImmi gr at i on

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Of f i ce Map ofMani l aAr eaand Int r amur os

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47(a)2 Vi saAppl i cat i on Pr ocedur e

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Map ofDOJvi ci ni t yand 1stf l oor

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Map ofDOJ2nd and 3r df l oor

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Appendi x A Sampl eLet t erofEndor sement

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Checkl i stf or47(a)2 Vi saExt ensi on

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DOJVi saIssuanceAppl i cat i on For m

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Sampl eVi saSt amp and Sampl eRecei pt

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A Sampl eLet t erofEndor sementf r om t heCompany

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Commonweal t h ActNo. 613 ThePhi l i ppi neI mmi gr at i onActof1940 Lawsgover ni ngi mmi gr at i onandvi sai ssuance.

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Thei nt er nat i onalpl at f or mf oryoungpeopl et odi scoveranddevel opt hei rpot ent i al .

Wh a t i s aPh i l i p p i n e Vi s a ? APhi l i ppi neVi sai sgi vent oani ndi vi dualf r om af or ei gncount r yt osi gni f yt hathei sel i gi bl e t o ent ert he Phi l i ppi nesf ora speci f i cpur pose.I tmeanst hatt he bear er ’ sappl i cat i on has been r evi ewed and endor sed by a consul arof f i cerata Phi l i ppi ne Embassy orPhi l i ppi ne Consul at eabr oad.I ti si ssuedont hei ndi vi dual ’ st r aveldocument —usual l y ,i ti sst ampedon t hepasspor t . The Phi l i ppi nes Vi sa i sr equi r ed f ort r avel er s,whose st ay i st empor ar y wi t h a def i ni t e dur at i on,whoar eadmi ssi bl ebyvi r t ueoft heI mmi gr at i onActof1940orot herspeci all aws. Forpl easur eandbusi nesspur poses,t hest ayshoul dnotexceedf i f t yni ne( 59)days. The Phi l i ppi ne Vi sa wi l lal l ow t he bear ert ot r avelt ot he Phi l i ppi nesasf arast he por tof ent r y ,whi ch maybean ai r por torseapor t ,andr equestf orper mi ssi on f r om t hePhi l i ppi ne I mmi gr at i on aut hor i t i est oent ert hecount r ybeyondt hepor tar ea.Thus,t hevi sawi l lnot guar ant eeadmi ssi oni nt ot hePhi l i ppi nes.Admi ssi onmayonl ybegr ant edbyt hePhi l i ppi ne I mmi gr at i onof f i ceratt hepor tofent r y .

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Nat i onal s who ar ef r om t he f ol l owi ng count r i es and ar et r avel i ng t ot he Phi l i ppi nes f or pl easur eorbusi nesspur posesmaybegr ant edent r ywi t houtvi saunderEO 408,pr ovi ded t hatt hei rst aywi l lnotexceedt went yone( 21)daysandt hatt heyhol dval i dt i cket sf ort hei r r et ur nj our neyt opor tofor i gi n ornextpor tofdest i nat i on.Thei rpasspor t sshoul dal sobe val i df oraper i odofatl eastsi x( 6)mont hsbeyondt hei nt endedper i odofst ay . Andor r a Angol a Ant i guaandBar buda Ar gent i na Aust r al i a Aust r i a Bahamas Bahr ai n Bar bados Bel gi um Beni n Bhut an Bol i vi a Bot swana Br azi l Br uneiDar ussal am Bul gar i a Bur ki naFaso Cambodi a Camer oon Canada CapeVer de Cent r alAf r i canRepubl i c Chad Chi l e Col ombi a Comor os Congo Cost aRi ca Cot ed’ I voi r e Cypr us CzechRepubl i c Democr at i cRepubl i coft heCongo Denmar k Dj i bout i Domi ni ca Domi ni canRepubl i c Ecuador ElSal vador Equat or i alGui nea

Er i t r ea Et hi opi a Fi j i Fi nl and Fr ance Gabon

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The f ol l owi ng i ndi vi dual swho ar et r avel i ng t ot he Phi l i ppi nesmay al so be gr ant ed ent r y wi t houtvi sasunderLOI911 andEO 191,pr ovi dedt hatt hei rst aywi l lnotexceedseven ( 7)days. o o o o

Hol der sofHongKongSpeci alAdmi ni st r at i veRegi on( SAR)passpor t s. Hol der sofBr i t i shNat i onalOver seas( BNO)passpor t s. Hol der sofPor t uguesePasspor t si ssuedi nMacao. Hol der sofMacauSpeci alAdmi ni st r at i veRegi on( SAR)passpor t s.

I fa vi sa i sr equi r ed,t he f ol l owi ng mustbe submi t t ed t ot he Phi l i ppi ne Consul at e or Phi l i ppi neEmbassybasedi nt heappl i cant ’ scount r y: □ Accompl i shed appl i cat i on f or m ( FA For m No. 2A) . For T ai wanese nat i onal s, t wo accompl i shedappl i cat i onf or ms( FA For m No.2)ar er equi r ed. □ Cur r entpasspor t( shoul dbeval i df or6mont hsbeyondt hel engt hoft hepr oposedst ay i nt hePhi l i ppi nes) . □ One( 1)col or edphot o1. 77"× 1. 37"( 3. 5× 4. 5cm)r ecent l yt aken,f r ontvi ew,wi t ha whi t e backgr ound.( Eyegl assesand sl eevel essat t i r esi nt he phot ogr aph ar e notal l owed. Di gi t alphot ogr aphsar eal sounaccept abl e. )T ai wanesenat i onal sar er equi r edt osubmi tt wo phot ost hatmustbesi gnedont hef r ont ,l ef tsi de. □ Pr oofofFi nanci alCapaci t y o ForPl easur epur poses,submi taphot ocopyofanyoft hef ol l owi ng:l at estbank st at ement ,pr evi ousyear ' si ncomet axr et ur n,mostr ecentpayst ubandan empl oymentcer t i f i cat ef r om t heempl oyeri ndi cat i ngposi t i onandsal ar yor af f i davi tofsuppor t . o ForBusi nesspur poses,submi tl et t erf r om empl oyerorsponsoroft het r i p i ndi cat i ngi t sspeci f i cpur poseornat ur e,l engt hofst ay( i ncl usi vedat es) ,company guar ant eeoral lmor alandf i nanci alobl i gat i onst obei ncur r edbyt heper sonwhi l e i nt hePhi l i ppi nes. □ Phot ocopyofai r l i net i cket □ I t i ner ar yoft r avel □ Fee o Si ngl eent r yval i df ort hr ee( 3)mont hs:US$30. 00 o Mul t i pl eent r yval i df orsi x( 6)mont hs:US$60. 00 o Mul t i pl eent r yval i df orone( 1)year :US$90. 00

Forf ast erpr ocessi ng,her ear esomet i ps: o Fi l l outt heappl i cat i onf or m compl et el y . o Make sur et hatt he document st o be submi t t ed ar e or i gi nal .Make sur et hatt hephot ocopi esar ecer t i f i edt r uecopi es. o Phot ocopyal ldocument spr i ort osubmi t t i ngt hem t ot heConsul at e Gener alsot heymayser veasyourr ef er ence

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TYPI CALPHI LI PPI NEVI SA TYPES FOR AI ESECERS a.Tempor ar yVi si t or sVi sa Sect i on 9( a)oft heI mmi gr at i on Actof1940 pr ovi dest hatat empor ar yvi si t orcomi ng f or pl easur eorf orbusi nessmaybeadmi t t edasanoni mmi gr ant . A vi sa gr ant ed undert hi ssect i on i sappr opr i at ef orAI ESECer swho i nt end t o st ay i nt he Phi l i ppi nesf orashor tt er m ofappr oxi mat el y2mont hs.Hol der soft he9( a)vi saar egr ant ed ani ni t i alst ayoff i f t yni ne( 59)days. b.Speci alNonI mmi gr antVi sa Sect i on 47( a) ( 2)oft he Phi l i ppi ne I mmi gr at i on Actof1940 pr ovi dest hatt he Pr esi denti s aut hor i zed," Whent hepubl i ci nt er estsowar r ant s,t oadmi t ,asnoni mmi gr ant s,al i ensnot ot her wi sepr ovi dedf orbyt hi sAct ,whoar ecomi ngf ort empor ar yper i odonl y ,undersuch condi t i onsashemaypr escr i be. " A vi sa gr ant ed undert hi ssect i on i sappr opr i at ef orAI ESECer swho i nt end t o st ay i nt he Phi l i ppi nesf oral ongt er m.

A Tempor ar yVi si t or ’ sVi sawoul dser ve f oranAI ESECerwhosest ayi s appr oxi mat el y2mont hs.Ext ensi onsof upt o59daysmaybemadef oral onger dur at i onofst ay .

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VI SA EXTENSI ON PROCEDURE Toavoi dover st ayi ng,i ti sr ecommendedf oravi sahol dert oappl yf oranext ensi onatl east seven ( 7)daysbef or et heexpi r at i on ofappr oved st ay .Thi si snecessar yasi tmayt akea l ongt i mef orpr ocessi ng.Fornonr est r i ct ednat i onal s,pr ocessi ngt akesone( 1)dayt hr ough t he expr esspr ocessi ng l ane and one ( 1)week t hr ough t he r egul arpr ocessi ng l ane.For r est r i ct ed nat i onal s,pr ocessi ng t akest hr ee( 3)dayst hr ough t heexpr esspr ocessi ng l ane andone( 1)weekt hr ought her egul arpr ocessi ngl ane. The vi sa ext ensi on appl i cantmay ormay notappearper sonal l y dur i ng t he pr ocedur e. Shoul dt he appl i cant be absent , onl y an agent who i s accr edi t ed by t he Bur eau of I mmi gr at i on may ser ve as a r epr esent at i ve.However ,i ti s saf estt o have t he appl i cant pr esentashemayber equi r edt oappearbef or et heChi efoft heVi saExt ensi onsect i onor any I mmi gr at i on Commi ssi oneri nt he case t hatcl ar i f i cat i ons on t he appl i cat i on wi l lbe needed. Thest epsar easf ol l ows. 1. Secur ean appl i cat i on f or m.I tmaybedownl oaded onl i neatht t p: / / www. i mmi gr at i on . gov. ph/ BI _PDFdownl oad/ ext ensi on_of _st ay . pdf or i t may be obt ai ned f r om t he Vi sa Ext ensi onSect i onl ocat edatt heAnnexoft heBur eauofI mmi gr at i oni nI nt r amur os.Ther e i sacount eratt heent r anceoft heAnnexwher eanat t endi ngof f i cerdi st r i but est hef or ms. 2. Have t he appl i cantf i l l outt he appl i cat i on f or m.The i nf or mat i on shoul d be pr i nt ed cl ear l yandl egi bl y .Makesur et hatnof i el di sl ef tbl ank.I nappl i cabl ef i el dsshoul dbemar ked wi t h‘ N/ A. ’I ncompl et eappl i cat i onf or mswi l lbedeni ed. 3. Phot ocopyt hei dent i f i cat i onpageandvi sast ampi nt heappl i cant ’ spasspor t .Ther ei s aphot ocopi erl ocat edatt heent r anceoft heAnnex. 4. Pr oceedt oCount erA andsubmi tt heappl i cat i onf or m andpasspor tphot ocopi es. 5. Theat t endantatCount erA wi l lpr ovi det heappl i cantwi t h a sheetofpapert hatwi l l i ndi cat et he t i me ofr el ease ofdocument s and t he wi ndow wher ei twi l lbe r el eased.I t usual l yt akesatl eastone( 1)hourf orpr ocessi ngbef or er el ease. 6. Pr oceedt ot hespeci f i edwi ndow ont het i mei ndi cat ed.Al ldocument swi l lber et ur ned t ot heappl i cant ,i ncl udi nganassessmentoff ees. 7. Payt heassessedf eeatt hecashi er .Donotf or gett ogett her ecei pt . 8. Phot ocopyt he r ecei pt .The or i gi nalr ecei ptwi l lbe submi t t ed l at eron f orpr ocessi ng. Thecopyshoul dser veasr ef er ence,i ncaseofmi spl acementoft heor i gi nalr ecei pt . 9. Submi tt heappl i cat i onf or m,or i gi nalr ecei pt ,passpor tandpasspor tphot ocopi est ot he at t endanti nCount erA.Theat t endantshal lpr ovi det heappl i cantwi t hasheetofpapert hat wi l li ndi cat et het i meofr el easeoft hepasspor tandt hewi ndow wher ei twi l lber el eased.I t usual l yt akesatl eastf i ve( 5)hour sf orpr ocessi ngbef or er el ease. 10. Pr oceedt ot hespeci f i edwi ndow ont het i mei ndi cat ed.Thepasspor tshal lber et ur ned t ot heappl i cant .Checki ft heext endedvi sahast her i ghtdat es.

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How doIgett ot heDepar t mentofJ ust i ce( DOJ ) ? Fr om QuezonCi t y ,got oanyMRT3st at i onandr i det hesout hboundt r ack.Getof fatt heT af t St at i on.The T af tSt at i on i s connect ed t o anot herLRT l i ne t hr ough a concr et e cover ed wal kpat hbor der i ngamal l .Youneednotgoi nsi det hemal lorexi tt ost r eetl evelt oappr oach t heLRTT af tst at i on.TheLRTi sdi f f er entf r om t heMRTi nt hatpassenger sar esegr egat ed i nt omal e-and f emal eonl ycar s.Ther ear eal somi xed car st hataccommodat ebot h mal e and f emal e passenger s.You shoul d buy a t i cketf ort he U. N.Avenue St at i on.The DOJi s somewhatbet weent heU. N.Avenuest at i onandt hePedr oGi lst at i on,buti t ’ sashor t erwal k f r om t heU. N.Avenuest at i ont ot heDOJ .Ti cket sar epr i cedar oundP15. Onceyouar r i veatt heU. N.Avenuest at i on,godownt ot hest r eet .Youshoul df i ndyour sel f neart heNBIOf f i ce.Wal kal ongt hesi dewal kandl ookf ort heSupr emeCour tBui l di ng.I t wi l lbear ound300 met er sf r om t heU. N.Avenuest at i on.TheSupr emeCour tBui l di ngl i es att hei nt er sect i on ofPadr eFaur aand t heLRT l i ne.Onceyou r each Padr eFaur a,f ol l ow i t unt i lyour eacht heDOJ .Robi nson’ sMal lMani l ai sj ustbeyondt heDOJ . I tt akesar ound45mi nut est ogot ot heDOJf r om t heMRT3Nor t hSt at i ondur i ngr ushhour .

How doIgett ot heI mmi gr at i onOf f i ce? Fr om QuezonCi t y ,pr oceedt oanymai navenueandr i deaj eeporanFX Shut t l e/ T axit hat goest oLawt on.Ast hej eep/ FX dr i veri fhi sr out egoest oLawt onandaskhi mt odr opyou of fatt heI mmi gr at i onOf f i ce.Thesevehi cl espassdi r ect l yi nf r ontoft heI mmi gr at i onOf f i ce. I tt akesar ound1hourand30mi nut est ogot ot heI mmi gr at i onOf f i cef r om t heSM Nor t h Edsa Ter mi nal s.The l ong commut i ng t i me i sat t r i but ed t ot r af f i ci nt he deepl y congest ed ar easofMani l a.

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47( a) ( 2)Vi saAppl i cat i onPr ocedur e Pr epar at i on:Bef or eembar ki ngont het r i pt ot heDOJ ,obt ai nandf i l l outaDOJappl i cat i on f or mt henhavei tnot ar i zedandsubsequent l yphot ocopi ed.

CHECKLI ST Remembert obr i ngt hesewi t hyouwhenyougof oranappl i cat i onpr ocedur e: ( Exampl esoft hef ol l owi ngar ei nt heappendi ces) I dent i f i cat i oncar d DOJappl i cat i onf or m( compl et el yf i l l edoutandnot ar i zed) * Let t erf r om AI ESEC ( anyr epr esent at i vewi l ldo) * Let t erf r om AI ESEC LC ( anyr epr esent at i vewi l ldo) * Let t erf r om TN t aker * Let t erf r om t r ai nee* Phot ocopyofi dent i f i cat i onpagei npasspor t * Phot ocopyofvi sa/ i mmi gr at i onst ampi npasspor t * Tr ai nee' spasspor t Ot hersuppor t i ngdocument s *pr epar et wophot ocopi esoft hesedocument s 1. )Pr oceedt ot het hi r df l ooroft heDOJbui l di ng.Got ot hel egalof f i ce( 309)t hathandl es vi sa appl i cat i ons.Ask t he r ecept i oni stki ndl yf or 47a2 appl i cat i on f or m.Fi l lal lspaces necessar yont hef or m. 2. )Youwi l lt henbedi r ect edt oal awyerwhowi l ladvi seyourappl i cat i onandhel pyouf i ni sh t hef or m.Af t erassessi ngt hef ees,youneedt ogot ot hecashi ert opay . 3. )Got ot heCashandDi sbur sement sr oom ont hef i r stf l oor .Makesur eyouhavet heexact amountl i st edonyourf ees.( usual l yequalt oPHP2, 525)Thi swi l lel i mi nat et heneedt ogi ve backchange,ast heCashandDi sbur sement sdepar t mentusual l yt akesal ongt i meont hat . 4. ) Have yourr ecei pt s phot ocopi ed f ordocument at i on.You may avai lofphot ocopyi ng ser vi cesatt heRecor dssect i on( 209)ont hesecondf l oor .( Thi si st henear estoneyoucan got o. )T akenot et hatyouhavet opayt hephot ocopyi ngf eet ot heCashandDi sbur sement s depar t mentaf t eryou r ecei ve a paymentor derf r om t he Recor dssect i on.( PHP 5. 00 per sheetphot ocopi ed. ) 5. )Af t erhavi ng phot ocopi ed yourr ecei pt ,submi tt he or i gi naldocument s,t oget herwi t h anot hersetofphot ocopi eddocument s,t ot heLegalOf f i ce( 309)att het hi r df l oor .Thef or m wi l lbepr ocessedbyt heDOJandt henf or war dedt ot heI mmi gr at i onOf f i ce.I tusual l yt akes aweekf orDOJpr ocessi ng. 6. ) Fol l ow up t he t r ai nee’ s paper st o ensur et hatt her e ar e no pr obl ems; so t hatt he pr ocessi ng wi l lbe f ast er .Fi r st ,cal lt he LegalOf f i ce at5238481 l oc 260 ( c/ o Lor na or Mar i car ) .Oncet hepaper shavebeen endor sed att heLegalOf f i ce,i twi l lbef or war ded t o t heRecor dsDi vi si on.Cal lt hem upat5238481l oc232t oknow i ft heyhavesubmi t t edi tt o t heBur eauofI mmi gr at i on.TheRecor dsDi vi si onwi l laskf ort heendor sementdat e;besur e t oaskf ori tf r om t heLegalOf f i ce.

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Vi saSt ampi ng Bef or egoi ngt ot heBur eauofI mmi gr at i on,makesur et hatyouconf i r mf i r stwi t ht heDOJ r ecor dssect i oni ft heyhavef or war dedt hei ndor sementt oBI D.Cal lt het r unkl i neandask f ort her ecor dssect i on.I tusual l yt akes714daysf ort hem t opr ocesst hevi saappl i cat i on. St eps: 1. Pr epar et hef ol l owi ng: 0YourschoolI D( guar dswi l laskf ori ti nexchange f or vi si t or ’ sI D) 0passpor tofyourt r ai nee 0coi nsf orphot ocopyi ng( PhP2perpageatt he2ndf l oorcant een) 0PhP500vi saexpr essl anef ee( f orTuesdaysandFr i days) ,PhP1000( Wednesdays doubl eexpr essonl y) 2. Askf ori ndor sementatWi ndow A,2ndf l oor .Theywi l lgi veyoual ogbook,l ookf ort he name oft he t r ai nee and t el lyourt r ai nee’ s cor r espondi ng numbert ot he per son i nt he count er . 3. Theywi l lgi veyou 2 sl i pst of i l lup( pr i nt i ngi sbl ur r edsoi t ’ shar dt or ead) .Wr i t et he nameoft heappl i cant ,numberofpasspor t ssubmi t t ed,# i nl ogbookandt ypeofvi sa.The ot hercopyi sf oryou. 4. Wai tf oran hourt hen go backt o Wi ndow A.Pr esentt he sl i p.Theywi l lgi ve you t he i nvoi ce( PhP500f orexpr essl ane)t oget herwi t ht hepasspor t( no,i thasnost ampyet ) . 5. Paydownst ai r s( ot herbui l di ng) .Getnumberi nf r ontoft hecashi er s. 6. Af t erpayi ng,phot ocopyr ecei ptf orAI ESEC andf ort r ai nee. 7. Submi tpasspor t& r ecei ptt oWi ndow B.Fi l lupt he2f or msandwai tf orabout2hour s t ogett hest ampedvi sa.I fyou ar ei n ahur r y ,you can comebackf ori tanot herday .J ust gi ve t he phot ocopy oft he r ecei ptt ot he t r ai nee j usti n case t he t r ai nee’ svi sa i sal r eady expi r i ng.Youwoul dn’ twantt het r ai neet opayt hepenal t y . 8. Pr esentt hesl i pt ocl ai mt hest ampedvi saatWi ndow B.Phot ocopyt hef ol l owi ngpages ( 2copi es) : a. b. c. d.

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Youwi l lneedt oat t acht hesephot ocopi edpagest ot heAl i enRegi st r at i onAppl i cat i onFor m. 9. Ret ur nt heor i gi naldocument st oWi ndow B.Theywi l laskyout ogot oWi ndow 24of t heot herbui l di ngf ort heAl i enRegi st r at i onf or m.

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Appendi x A Sampl eLet t erofEndor sement

Sept ember07,2005 Secr et ar yRaulM.Gonzal es Depar t mentofJ ust i ce Padr eFaur a,Mani l a DearSecr et ar yGonzal es,

AI ESEC,TheI nt er nat i onalAssoci at i onofSt udent sI nt er est edi nBusi nessandEconomi cs,i s r equest i ng assi st ance i nt he i ssuance ofa speci alnoni mmi gr antvi sa wi t h mul t i pl eent r y pr i vi l eges under47a2 f orAl var o Lozano f r om Col ombi a. He i s undert he I nt er nat i onal Tr ai neeshi p Exchange Pr ogr amme ( I TEP) and wi l lunder go t r ai ni ng at DHL Wor l dwi de Expr ess( Phi l i ppi nes)Cor por at i onf r om August31,2005t oAugust31,2006. I nt hi sr egar d,pur suantoft he For ei gn Ser vi ce Ci r cul arNo.4179,AI ESEC ( L ’ Associ at i on I nt er nat i onal eDesEst udi ant esEn Sci encesEconomi qeEtCommer ci al es)i sr ecogni zedby UNESCO and t her ef or e Al var o Lozano,bei ng an AI ESEC t r ai nee i sexempt ed f r om payi ng f eesi nacqui r i nga47a2Vi sa. Thankyouver ymuch.

Si ncer el yYour s,

I ncomi ngExchangeCommi t t ee AI ESEC –Uni ver si t yoft hePhi l i ppi nes,Di l i man

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Appendi x CHECKLI STFOR 47( A) 2VI SA EXTENSI ON SPONSOR: ___________________________________________________________________ PEZA RECOMMENDATI ON DATED: ______________________________________________ NAME

POSI TI ON*

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Republ i kangPi l i pi nas KAGAWARAN NG KATARUNGAN Depar t mentofJ ust i ce Mani l a APPLI CATI ON FOR I SSUANCEOFVI SAS,OR FOR CHANGEOFADMI SSI ON STATUS,TO,OR FOR EXTENSI ON OFSTAYAS,SPECI ALNONI MMI GRANTUNDER SECTI ON 47( A) ( 2)OFTHEPHI LI PPI NEI MMI GRATI ON ACTOF 1940,AS AMENDED. Theunder si gned,f orandi nbehal foft hef or ei gnnat i onalnamedbel ow,her ebyappl i esf orhi s/ her admi ssi onas/ changeofadmi ssi onst at ust o/ ext ensi onofhi s/ herst ay ,asspeci alnoni mmi gr antunderSect i on 47( a) ( 2)oft hePhi l i ppi neI mmi gr at i onActof1940,asamended,andi nsuppor tt her eofsubmi t st hef ol l owi ng i nf or mat i onandr epr esent at i on. . I . 1)NameofAppl i cant / Sponsor :__________________________________ a)

Addr ess:_____________________Tel .No:_________________

b) Nat ur eofBusi nessEmpl oymentorAct i vi t y: _____________________________________________________ 2)NameofFor ei gnNat i onal :___________________________________ a)Dat eofBi r t h:__________________Pl aceofBi r t h:____________ b)Sex:_______Age:____________Ci vi lSt at us:_______________ c)

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Dat eofAr r i valandLengt hofSt ay:

5) Expect edDat eofAr r i val( i ff ori ssuance)andLengt hofSt ay . __________________________________________________________ 6) Educat i onalBackgr ound,Tr ai ni ngandExper i ence: ___________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ 7)Under t aki ngofEmpl oyer / Sponsor : a) Appl i cantEmpl oyer / Sponsorshal lnot i f yt heDepar t mentofJ ust i ceoft het er mi nat i onofempl oyment / t r ai ni ngof t heFor ei gnNat i onalwi t hi nt hr ee( 3)daysaf t ersucht er mi nat i on. b) Appl i cantEmpl oyer / Sponsorshal ll i kewi seassumer esponsi bi l i t yf ort hevol unt ar ydepar t ur eofsai dFor ei gn Nat i onalupont er mi nat i onofempl oyment / t r ai ni ng: I I . Document st obesubmi t t ed: 1. Forsuper vi sor s,speci al i st s,consul t ant s,cont r act or s,st af fanddependent s: a) Val i dpasspor t / soff or ei gnnat i onalandhi s/ herdependent s,i fany ,subj ectoft heappl i cat i on,andwhenr equi r ed byt heDepar t mentofJ ust i ce,hi s/ her / t hei rr eent r yper mi t / st opor tofembar kat i onorcount r yofor i gi n. b)

Cer t i f i cat eofRegi st r at i oni ssuedbyappr opr i at eagency ,oft heEmpl oyer / Sponsor ,i fengagedi nbusi ness.

c)Cer t i f i cat i on f r om t heappl i cantEmpl oyer / Sponsort hatt hepr ospect i vespeci alnoni mmi gr anti sbei ng admi t t ed t o t he Phi l i ppi nespur suantt o a cont r actent er ed i nt o by t he f or merwi t h a gover nmentof f i ce/ agency orsubdi vi si on or pr i vat ef i r m. d)Conf i r mat i onofappr opr i at eagencyorpr i vat ef i r m ut i l i zi ngt heFor ei gnNat i onal ’ sser vi ces. e) Cer t i f i cat i on by Empl oyeron t he numberofper sonnelempl oyed i nt he same cat egor y ast hatoft he subj ect For ei gnNat i onalandt hei rnat i onal i t i es. f ) Copyoft heCont r act / Agr eementent er edi nt obyt heempl oyer / sponsoroft hepr ospect i vespeci alnoni mmi gr ant wi t hagover nmentof f i ce,agencyorsubdi vi si onorapr i vat ef i r m. g)

Mar r i ageCont r actf ordependentspouse.

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Bi r t hCer t i f i cat e/ sf ordependentchi l d/ r en.

i ) Af f i davi tofSuppor tandguar ant yofr et ur nf ar ebyt hesponsor / appl i canti fspouseordependentchi l di si ncl uded i nt heappl i cat i on. Donei nt heCi t y/ Pr ovi nceof_________________Phi l i ppi nes,t hi s___________ Dayof______________________,2003. _________________ ( Appl i cant )

REPUBLI C OFTHEPHI LI PPI NES) CI TY/ PROVI NCEOF__________)S. S.

SUBSCRI BED AND SWORN t omebef or emet hi s___________dayof ____________,2003,i nt he Ci t y/ Pr ovi nce of____________, af f i antexhi bi t ed t o me hi s/ herACR orPasspor tNo. _____________i ssuedat_______________ on_____________________,2003. _________________________ Doc.No.__________; NOTARYPUBLI C PageNo. __________; Unt i lDecember31,2003 BookNo. __________; Ser i esof2001______;

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COMMONW EALTH ACTNo.613 [ AsamendedbyR. A.118,R. A.135,R. A.144,R. A.503,R. A.749,R. A.827,R. A.1901,R. A. 4376,R. A.5171,R. A.5701andP . D.524] AN ACT TO CONTROL AND REGULATE THE IMMIGRATION OF ALIENS INTO THE PHILIPPINES TITLEOFACT: Sect i on 1.Thi sActshal lbeknownas"ThePhi l i ppi neI mmi gr at i onActof1940". BUREAU OFIMMIGRATION

Sec. 2. Of f i ci al s. - A Bur eau of I mmi gr at i on [ now Commi ssi on on I mmi gr at i on and Depor t at i on]i s est abl i shed undera Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,who shal lhave t wo assi st ant s,a Fi r stDeput y Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on [ now Associ at e Commi ssi onerof I mmi gr at i on] and a Second Deput y Commi ssi oner of I mmi gr at i on [ now Associ at e Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on] .Foradmi ni st r at i ve pur poses,t he Bur eau ofI mmi gr at i on [ now Commi ssi on on I mmi gr at i on and Depor t at i on]shal lbe undert he super vi si on and cont r oloft heDepar t mentofLabor[ now Depar t mentofJ ust i ce]orofanyot herexecut i ve depar t mentwhi cht hePr esi dentma m ysubsequent l ydet er mi ne. COMMISSIONER OFIMMIGRATION Sec.3.Appoi nt ment ;t er m ofof f i ce;compensat i on.-The Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on shal lbeappoi nt edbyt hePr esi dent ,wi t ht heconsentoft heCommi ssi ononAppoi nt ment s oft he Nat i onalAssembl y ,and shal lhol d of f i ce att he pl easur e oft he Pr esi dent .He shal l r ecei ve compensat i on att he r at e oft en t housand pesosperannum.Admi ni st r at i ve head power sassuch.-He shal lbe t he admi ni st r at i ve head oft he Bur eau ofI mmi gr at i on and shal lpossesst hepower sgener al l yconf er r ed upon bur eau chi ef s.Heshal lhavechar geof t headmi ni st r at i on ofal ll awsr el at i ngt ot hei mmi gr at i on ofal i ensi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesand shal lhave t he i mmedi at e cont r ol ,di r ect i on and super vi si on ofal lof f i cer s,cl er ks,and empl oyeesoft he Bur eau ofI mmi gr at i on.He shal li ssue,subj ectt ot he appr ovaloft he Depar t mentHead,such r ul esand r egul at i onsand pr escr i be such f or msofbond,r epor t s, andot herpaper s,andshal li ssuef r om t i met ot i mesuchi nst r uct i onsnoti nconsi st entwi t h l aw,asheshal ldeem bestcal cul at edt ocar r youtt hepr ovi si onsoft hei mmi gr at i on l aws. He shal lsubmi ta r epor tt ot he Pr esi dent ,i n wr i t i ng,oft he t r ansact i ons ofhi s of f i ce, annual l yorof t enerast hePr esi dentmayr equi r e. DEPUTY COMMISSIONERS OFIMMIGRATION Sec.4.( a)Appoi nt ment ;t er m ofof f i ce;compensat i on.-Thet woDeput yCommi ssi oner s shal lbeappoi nt edbyt hePr esi dent ,wi t ht heconsentoft heCommi ssi ononAppoi nt ment s oft heNat i onalAssembl y ,and t heyshal lhol d of f i ceatt hepl easur eoft hePr esi dent .The Fi r stDeput yCommi ssi onershal lr ecei vecompensat i on att her at eofni net housandpesos perannum andt heSecondDeput yCommi ssi onershal lr ecei vecompensat i onatt her at eof ei ghtt housand f ourhundr ed pesos perannum.Dur i ng t he absence ordi sabi l i t y oft he Commi ssi oner ,t he Fi r stDeput y Commi ssi onershal lactasCommi ssi oner ,and dur i ng t he absence ordi sabi l i t y ofbot ht he Commi ssi onerand t he Fi r stDeput y Commi ssi oner ,t he Second Deput y Commi ssi onershal lactasCommi ssi oner ,and t he Deput y Commi ssi oner whoshal lsoactasCommi ssi oner ,shal lper f or mt hedut i esoft hel at t eri n addi t i on t ohi s owndut i es.

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( b)No per son shal lbe appoi nt ed Commi ssi onerorDeput y Commi ssi onerunl esshe be a nat ur al bor nci t i zenoft hePhi l i ppi nesandi satl eastt hi r t yyear sofage. IMMIGRANTINSPECTORS Sec.5.( a)Theposi t i onofI mmi gr antI nspect ori scr eat ed,appoi nt ment st owhi chshal lbe made upon t he r ecommendat i on oft he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on i n accor dance wi t h t heCi vi lSer vi ceLaws. ( b)Wheneverheshal ldeem i tnecessar y ,t heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on mayappoi nt , wi t h t he consent of t he pr oper Depar t ment Head, any qual i f i ed empl oyee of t he Gover nmentt oser veasAct i ngI mmi gr antI nspect orAct i ngI mmi gr antI nspect or sshal lhave t hesamepower sandaut hor i t yasI mmi gr antI nspect or s. Sec.6.Power sofI mmi gr at i onOf f i cer .-Theexami nat i onofal i ensconcer ni ngt hei rr i ghtt o ent erorr emai ni nt he Phi l i ppi nesshal lbe per f or med by I mmi gr antI nspect or swi t ht he advi ceofmedi calaut hor i t i esi nappr opr i at ecases.I mmi gr antI nspect or sar eaut hor i zedt o excl ude any al i en not pr oper l y document ed as r equi r ed by t hi s Act ,admi t any al i en compl yi ng wi t ht he appl i cabl e pr ovi si ons oft he i mmi gr at i on l aws and t o enf or ce t he i mmi gr at i on l aws and r egul at i ons pr escr i bed t her eunder .I mmi gr antI nspect or s ar e al so empower edt oadmi ni st eroat hs,t ot akeandconsi derevi denceconcer ni ngt her i ghtofany al i en t o ent erorr esi de i nt he Phi l i ppi nes,and t o go aboar d and sear ch f oral i enson any vesselor ot her conveyance i n whi ch t hey bel i eve al i ens ar e bei ng br ought i nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes.I mmi gr antI nspect or sshal lhavet hepowert oar r est ,wi t houtwar r ant ,anyal i en whoi nt hei rpr esenceorvi ew i sent er i ngori sst i l li nt hecour seofent er i ngt hePhi l i ppi nes i nvi ol at i onofi mmi gr at i onl awsorr egul at i onspr escr i bedt her eunder . OTHER EMPLOYEES Sec.7.Appoi nt mentandSal ar y .-Al lot herempl oyeesoft heBur eauofI mmi gr at i onexcept asot her wi sepr ovi dedi nt hi sAct ,shal lbeappoi nt edbyt heHeadofDepar t ment ,upont he r ecommendat i onoft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,i naccor dancewi t hci vi lser vi cer ul es and r egul at i ons, and t hey shal lr ecei ve such sal ar i es as may be assi gned t ot hem conf or mabl yt ot hepr ovi si onsofCommonweal t hActNumber edFourhundr edandt wo. ASSIGNMENT OF IMMIGRATION EMPLOYEES TO OVERTIME. W ORK. Sec. 7A. I mmi gr at i on empl oyees may be assi gned by t he Commi ssi oner ofI mmi gr at i on t o do over t i mewor katr at esf i xedbyhi m whent heser vi cer ender edi st obepai df orbyshi ppi ng compani esandai r l i nesorot herper sonsser ved. BOARD OFCOMMISSIONERS Sec.8.Deci si onoft heBoar d.-Theboar dofCommi ssi oner s,her ei naf t err ef er r edt oi nt hi s Act , shal l be composed of t he Commi ssi oner of I mmi gr at i on and t he t wo Deput y Commi ssi oner s.I nt he absence ofa memberoft he Boar d,t he Depar t mentHead shal l desi gnat e an of f i cerorempl oyee i nt he Bur eau ofI mmi gr at i on t o ser ve as a member t her eof .I n any case comi ng bef or et he Boar d ofCommi ssi oner s,t he deci si on ofany t wo member sshal lpr evai l .

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NONIMMIGRANTS Sec. 9. Al i ens depar t i ng f r om any pl ace out si de t he Phi l i ppi nes, who ar e ot her wi se admi ssi bl e and who qual i f y wi t hi n one oft he f ol l owi ng cat egor i es,may be admi t t ed as noni mmi gr ant s: ( a)A t empor ar yvi si t orcomi ngf orbusi nessorf orpl easur eorf orr easonsofheal t h ( b) A per soni nt r ansi tt oadest i nat i onout si det hePhi l i ppi nes; ( c)Aseamanser vi ngassuchonavesselar r i vi ngatapor toft hePhi l i ppi nesandseeki ngt o ent ert empor ar i l yandsol el yi nt hepur sui tofhi scal l i ngasaseaman; ( d)Al i enbusi nessman.-Anal i enent i t l edt oent ert hePhi l i ppi nesunderandi npur suance oft hepr ovi si onsofat r eat yofcommer ceandnavi gat i on: ( 1)sol el yt ocar r yon subst ant i alt r adepr i nci pal l ybet ween t hePhi l i ppi nesandt hef or ei gn st at eofwhi chhei sanat i onal ;or ( 2)sol el yt odevel opanddi r ectt heoper at i onsofanent er pr i sei nwhi ch,i naccor dancewi t h t heConst i t ut i onandt hel awsoft hePhi l i ppi neshehasi nvest edorofanent er pr i sei nwhi ch hei sact i vel yi nt hepr ocessofi nvest i ng,asubst ant i alamountofcapi t al ;andhi swi f e,and hi sunmar r i edchi l dr enundert went yoneyear sofage,i faccompanyi ngorf ol l owi ngt oj oi n hi m,subj ectt ot hecondi t i ont hatci t i zensoft hePhi l i ppi nesar eaccor dedl i kepr i vi l egesi n t hef or ei gnst at eofwhi chsuchal i eni sanat i onal ; ( e)An accr edi t ed of f i ci alofa f or ei gn gover nmentr ecogni zed by t he Gover nmentoft he Phi l i ppi nes,hi sf ami l y ,at t endant s,ser vant s,andempl oyees; ( f )Hi ghert han hi gh school .-A st udent ,havi ng means suf f i ci entf orhi s educat i on and suppor ti nt hePhi l i ppi nes,whoi satl eastei ght eenyear sofageandwhoseekst oent ert he Phi l i ppi nest empor ar i l yandsol el yf ort hepur poseoft aki ngupacour seofst udyhi ghert han hi gh schoolata uni ver si t y ,semi nar y ,academy ,col l egeorschoolappr oved f orsuch al i en st udent sbyt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on; ( g)Pr ear r angedempl oyment .-Anal i encomi ngt opr ear r angedempl oymentf orwhom t he i ssuanceofavi sahasbeenaut hor i zedi naccor dancewi t hsect i ont went yoft hi sAct ,andhi s wi f e,andhi sunmar r i edchi l dr enundert went yoneyear sofage,i faccompanyi nghi m ori f f ol l owi ngt oj oi nhi m wi t hi naper i odofsi xmont hsf r om t hedat eofhi sadmi ssi oni nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes as a noni mmi gr ant under t hi s par agr aph. An al i en who i s admi t t ed as a noni mmi gr ant cannot r emai n i n t he Phi l i ppi nes per manent l y . To obt ai n per manent admi ssi on,a noni mmi gr antal i en mustdepar tvol unt ar i l yt o some f or ei gn count r y and pr ocur ef r om t he appr opr i at e Phi l i ppi ne consult he pr opervi sa and t her eaf t erunder go exami nat i on byt heof f i cer soft heBur eau ofI mmi gr at i on ataPhi l i ppi nepor tofent r yf or det er mi nat i onofhi sadmi ssi bi l i t yi naccor dancewi t ht her equi r ement s. DOCUMENTATION OFNONIMMIGRANTS Sec.10.Pr esent at i onofunexpi r edpasspor t .-Noni mmi gr ant smustpr esentf oradmi ssi on i nt ot he Phi l i ppi nesunexpi r ed passpor t sorof f i ci aldocument si nt he nat ur e ofpasspor t s i ssued by t he gover nment soft he count r i est o whi ch t hey owe al l egi ance orot hert r avel document sshowi ngt hei ror i gi nandi dent i t yaspr escr i bedbyr egul at i ons,andval i dpasspor t vi sasgr ant ed bydi pl omat i corconsul arof f i cer s,exceptt hatsuch document sshal lnotbe r equi r edoft hef ol l owi ngal i ens:

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( a)A chi l dqual i f yi ngasanoni mmi gr ant ,bor nsubsequentt ot hei ssuanceoft hepasspor t vi saofanaccompanyi ngpar ent ,t hevi sanothavi ngexpi r ed;and ( b)A seamanqual i f yi ngassuchunderSect i on9 ( c)oft hi sAct . Sec.11.Thef or m andmannerofappl yi ngf orapasspor tvi saandt hef or m andval i di t yof suchpasspor tvi sashal lbeest abl i shedbyr egul at i ons. Sec.12.A passpor tvi sa shal lnotbe gr ant ed t o an appl i cantwho f ai l st o est abl i sh sat i sf act or i l y hi s noni mmi gr ant s st at us or whose ent r yi nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes woul d be cont r ar yt ot hepubl i csaf et y . IMMIGRANTS Sec.13.Under t he condi t i ons setf or t hi nt hi s Act ,t her e may be admi t t ed i nt ot he Phi l i ppi nesi mmi gr ant s,t er med " quot ai mmi gr ant s"noti n excessoff i f t y( 50)ofany one nat i onal i t y or wi t houtnat i onal i t yf or any one cal endar year ,exceptt hatt he f ol l owi ng i mmi gr ant s,t er med " nonquot ai mmi gr ant s, " may be admi t t ed wi t houtr egar dt o such numer i call i mi t at i ons. The cor r espondi ng Phi l i ppi ne Consul arr epr esent at i ve abr oad shal li nvest i gat e and cer t i f y t heel i gi bi l i t yofaquot ai mmi gr antpr evi oust ohi sadmi ssi oni nt ot hePhi l i ppi nes.Qual i f i ed and desi r abl e al i ens who ar ei nt he Phi l i ppi nes undert empor ar y st ay may be admi t t ed wi t hi nt hequot a,subj ectt ot hepr ovi si onsoft hel astpar agr aphofSect i on9oft hi sAct . ( a)The wi f e ort he husband ort he unmar r i ed chi l d undert went yone.year sofage ofa Phi l i ppi neci t i zen,i faccompanyi ngorf ol l owi ngt oj oi nsuchci t i zen; ( b)Achi l dofal i enpar ent sbor ndur i ngt het empor ar yvi si tabr oadoft hemot her ,t hemot her havi ngbeenpr evi ousl yl awf ul l yadmi t t edi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf orper manentr esi dence,i ft he chi l di saccompanyi ngorcomi ngt oj oi napar entandappl i esf oradmi ssi onwi t hi nf i veyear s f r om t hedat eofi t sbi r t h; ( c)A chi l d bor n subsequentt ot hei ssuanceoft hei mmi gr at i on vi sa oft heaccompanyi ng par ent ,t hevi sanothavi ngexpi r ed; ( d)A woman whowasaci t i zen oft hePhi l i ppi nesand whol ostherci t i zenshi p becauseof hermar r i aget oan al i en orbyr eason oft hel ossofPhi l i ppi neci t i zenshi pbyherhusband, and herunmar r i ed chi l d undert went y-oneyear sofage,i faccompanyi ng orf ol l owi ng t o j oi nher ; ( e)Aper sonpr evi ousl yl awf ul l yadmi t t edi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf orper manentr esi dence,who i sr et ur ni ngf r om at empor ar yvi si tabr oadt oanunr el i nqui shedr esi dencei nt hePhi l i ppi nes; ( g)A nat ur al bor nci t i zenoft hePhi l i ppi nes,whohasbeennat ur al i zedi naf or ei gncount r y , andi sr et ur ni ngt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf orper manentr esi dence,i ncl udi nghi sspouseandmi nor unmar r i edchi l dr en,shal lbeconsi der edanonquot ai mmi gr antf orpur posesofent er i ngt he Phi l i ppi nes. Sec.14.Per sonswi t hdualnat i onal i t y-Thenat i onal i t yofani mmi gr antwhoseadmi ssi oni s subj ectt ot henumer i call i mi t at i onsi mposedbySect i onThi r t eenoft hi sActshal lbet hatof t hecount r yofwhi cht hei mmi gr anti saci t i zenorsubj ect ,sel f gover ni ngdomi ni onsbei ng t r eat edassepar at ecount r i es.Thenat i onal i t yofan i mmi gr antpossessi ngdualnat i onal i t y maybet hatofei t heroft het wocount r i esr egar di nghi m asaci t i zenorsubj ecti fheappl i es f oravi sai nat hi r dcount r y ,buti fheappl i esf orsuchvi sawi t hi noneoft het wocount r i es r egar di nghi m asanat i onal ,hi snat i onal i t yshal lbet hatoft hecount r yi nwhi chheshal lf i l e hi sappl i cat i on.

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DOCUMENTATION OFIMMIGRANTS Sec.15.Pr esent at i onofunexpi r edpasspor t ;i nt hecaseoft hechi l dr en.-I mmi gr ant smust pr esentf oradmi ssi oni nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesunexpi r edpasspor t sorof f i ci aldocument si nt he nat ur e of passpor t si ssued by t he gover nment s of t he count r i es t o whi ch t hey owe al l egi ance orot hert r aveldocument s showi ng t hei ror i gi n and i dent i t y as pr escr i bed by r egul at i ons,and val i di mmi gr at i on vi sasi ssued by consul arof f i cer s,exceptt hatchi l dr en bor n subsequentt ot he i ssuance oft he i mmi gr at i on vi sa ora r eent r y per mi ti n case of chi l dr enbor nabr oaddur i ngt het empor ar yvi si tabr oadoft hei rmot her saspr ovi dedf ori n par agr aph ( c)ofSect i on Thi r t een oft hi sAct ,t he i mmi gr at i on vi sa orr eent r y per mi tnot havi ngexpi r ed,andr et ur ni ngr esi dent sasr ef er r edt oi nSect i onThi r t een( f )her eof ,pr esent unexpi r ed r eent r y per mi t saspr ovi ded f ori n Sect i on t went yt wo oft hi sAct ,shal lnotbe subj ectt ot hesedocument ar yr equi r ement s.Nochi l dshal l ,however ,beexemptf r om t hese document ar yr equi r ement s unl ess t he al l eged mot her shal lhave pr oved her st at e of pr egnancy bef or et he consul arof f i cer si nt he case ofchi l dr en bor n subsequentt ot he i ssuance ofa val i di mmi gr at i on vi sa,orbef or et he i mmi gr at i on aut hor i t y pr i ort o her depar t ur ef r om t he Phi l i ppi nesi nt he case ofchi l dr en bor n abr oad ofmot her swi t h val i d r eent r y per mi t s:Pr ovi ded,however ,Thati nt he l at t ercase shoul dt he mot herbecome pr egnantaf t erherdepar t ur ef r om t hePhi l i ppi nest hef actofherpr egnancyshal lbepr oved bef or et heconsulof f i cer swhoshal li ssuet heappr opr i at ecer t i f i cat i onf orpr esent at i ont ot he i mmi gr at i onaut hor i t i esuponherr et ur nt ot hePhi l i ppi nes. Sec.16.Thef or m andmannerofappl yi ngf orani mmi gr at i onvi saandt hef or m andval i di t y ofsuchi mmi gr at i onvi sashal lbeest abl i shedbyr egul at i ons. Sec.17.Noi mmi gr at i onvi sashal lbei ssuedt oani mmi gr anti ft heconsul arof f i cerknows f r om st at ement si nt he appl i cat i on t her ef ororf r om t he paper s submi t t ed t her ewi t h or ot her wi sehasr easont obel i evet hatt hei mmi gr anti si nadmi ssi bl ei nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesunder t hei mmi gr at i onl aws. IMMIGRATION VISAS FOR QUOTA IMMIGRANTS Sec.18.An i mmi gr at i on vi sa shal lnotbe i ssued by a consul arof f i cert o an i mmi gr ant whose admi ssi on i nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes i s subj ectt ot he numer i call i mi t at i ons i mposed by Sect i on Thi r t een of t hi s Act unt i lt he consul ar of f i cer shal lhave r ecei ved f r om t he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i ont heal l ot mentofaquot anumbert obepl acedupont hevi sa f ort hei mmi gr ant . Sec.19.Pr ef er ence i n al l ot mentofquot a number s.-I n al l ot t i ng quot a number s,t he Commi ssi onerofi mmi gr at i onshal laccor dpr ef er encet oi mmi gr ant swhoar et hef at her sand mot her s ofPhi l i ppi ne ci t i zens who ar et went yone year s ofage orover ,and t he wi ves, husbands,and unmar r i ed chi l dr en underoft went yone year s ofage,ofal i ens l awf ul l y admi t t edi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf orper manentr esi denceandr esi di ngt her ei n.Suchpr ef er ence shal lbe accor ded onl y upon pet i t i on made t her ef orunderr egul at i onspr escr i bed by t he Commi ssi oner .

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IMMIGRATION VISAS FOR NONQUOTA IMMIGRANTS Sec.20.I n case ofpr ear r anged empl oyment .-( a)A passpor tvi sa f ora noni mmi gr ant r ef er r edt oi nSect i onNi ne( g)oft hi sActwhoi scomi ngt opr ear r angedempl oymentshal l notbei ssuedbyaconsul arof f i cerunt i lt heconsul arof f i cershal lhaver ecei vedaut hor i zat i on f ort hei ssuanceoft hevi sa.Suchaut hor i zat i onshal lbegi venonl yonpet i t i onf i l edwi t ht he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on est abl i shi ng t hatno per son can be f ound i nt he Phi l i ppi nes wi l l i ngandcompet entt oper f or mt hel abororser vi cef orwhi cht henoni mmi gr anti sdesi r ed and t hatt he noni mmi gr ant ' s admi ssi on woul d be benef i ci alt ot he publ i ci nt er est .The pet i t i onshal lbemadeunderoat h,i nt hef or m andmannerpr escr i bedbyr egul at i ons,byt he pr ospect i veempl oyerorhi sr epr esent at i ve. Fi l i ngofpet i t i onunderoat h.-Thepet i t i onshal lst at ef ul l yt henat ur eoft hel abororser vi ce f orwhi ch t he noni mmi gr anti sdesi r ed,t he pr obabl el engt h oft i me f orwhi ch he i st o be engaged,t he wagesand ot hercompensat i on whi ch he i st or ecei ve,t he r easonswhy a per son i nt hePhi l i ppi nescannotbeengagedt oper f or mt hel abororser vi cef orwhi ch t he noni mmi gr anti sdesi r edandwhyt henoni mmi gr ant ' sadmi ssi onwoul dbebenef i ci alt ot he publ i ci nt er est . Accompanyi ng document s.-Thepet i t i on shal lbeaccompani ed byacer t i f i ed copyofany wr i t t en cont r actoragr eementent er ed i nt of ort he i mmi gr ant ' sser vi ce and shal lcont ai n suchaddi t i onali nf or mat i onasmaybedeemedmat er i al .Subst ant i at i onofal lt heal l egat i ons madei nt hepet i t i onshal lber equi r edandt heal l egat i onst hatnoper soncanbef oundi nt he Phi l i ppi nes wi l l i ng and compet ent t o per f or m t he l abor or ser vi ce f or whi ch t he noni mmi gr anti sdesi r edandt hatt henoni mmi gr ant ' sadmi ssi onwoul dbebenef i ci alt ot he publ i ci nt er estshal lbeest abl i shedbeyonddoubtbyconvi nci ngandsat i sf act or yevi dence. Thet i t l e" I mmi gr at i onVi sasf orNonquot aI mmi gr ant "shal lbeunder st oodt or ef eronl yt o sect i ont went yoneoft hesameAct . ( b)Appr ovalofpet i t i on.-I ft he Boar d ofCommi ssi oner sf i ndst hatt he pet i t i on compl i es wi t ht her equi r ement soft hepr ecedi ng par agr aph and t hatt hepet i t i onerhasest abl i shed t he f act s ent i t l i ng hi m t ot he aut hor i zat i on,t he Boar d shal lgr antt he pet i t i on and t he Commi ssi onershal lso i nf or m t he pet i t i onerand pr ompt l yt r ansmi taut hor i zat i on t ot he consul arof f i ce atwhi ch t he i mmi gr anti st o appl yf ora vi sa.Such an i mmi gr ant ,upon r ecei vi ngavi saandappl yi ngf oradmi ssi on i nt ot hePhi l i ppi nes,shal lbeexemptf r om t he pr ovi si ons ofpar agr aph f our t een ofsect i on t went yni ne ( a)oft hi s Actexcl udi ng al i ens comi ng t o per f or m unski l l ed manual l abor i n pur suance of a pr omi se or of f er of empl oyment . Sec.21.Nonquot ai mmi gr at i on vi sas may be i ssued by t he consul arof f i cer st o ot her i mmi gr ant scl ai mi ng nonquot ast at usupon t her ecei ptofsat i sf act or ypr ooft hatt heyar e ent i t l edt osuchst at us.

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REENTRY PERMITS Sec.22.Fi l i ngofappl i cat i on;i ssuanceofper mi t .-Anyl awf ulr esi dental i enaboutt odepar t t empor ar i l y f r om t he Phi l i ppi nes who desi r es a r eent r y per mi t may appl y t o t he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onf orsuchper mi t .I ft heCommi ssi onerf i ndst hatt heappl i cant hasbeenl awf ul l yadmi t t edi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf orper manentr esi dence,heshal li ssuet he per mi twhi chshal lbeval i df oraper i odnotexceedi ngoneyearexceptt hatuponappl i cat i on f orext ensi onandgoodcauset her ef orbei ngshownbyt heappl i cant ,i tmaybeext endedby t heCommi ssi onerf oraddi t i onalper i odsnotexceedi ng oneyeareach.TheCommi ssi oner shal lpr escr i bet hef or m ofper mi t .Appl i cat i onsf ort hei ssuanceorext ensi onofper mi t sshal l bemadeunderoat handi nsuchf or m andmannerast heCommi ssi onershal lbyr egul at i ons pr escr i be. The per mi t ,upon appr ovaloft he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,may be made good f or sever alt r i pswi t hi nt heper i odofoneyear :Pr ovi dedhowever ,Thatt hehol dert her eofshal l ber equi r edt opayt hef eer equi r edunderSect i onFor t yTwo( a)( 3)oft hi sActf orever yt r i p hemakes. EMIGRATION CLEARANCECERTIFICATE Sec.22A.I ssuance ofcer t i f i cat e.- Any al i en about t o depar tf r om t he Phi l i ppi nes t empor ar i l yorf orper manentr esi denceabr oad shal l ,bef or el eavi ng t hecount r y ,appl yt o t heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onf oracl ear ancecer t i f i cat e.I ft heCommi ssi onerf i ndst hat t heappl i canthasnopendi ngobl i gat i onwi t ht heGover nment ,i t si nst r ument al i t i es,agenci es andsubdi vi si ons,andt hatt her ei snopendi ng,cr i mi nal ,ci vi loradmi ni st r at i veact i onwhi ch, byl aw r equi r eshi spr esence,i nt hePhi l i ppi nes,t heCommi ssi onershal li ssuet hecer t i f i cat e uponsur r enderoft heal i enoral lot hercer t i f i cat espr evi ousl yi ssuedt ohi m byt heBur eau ofI mmi gr at i onshowi nghi sadmi ssi onand/ orr esi dencei nt hePhi l i ppi nes. CANCELLATION OFENTRANCEDOCUMENTS FOR FRAUD Sec.23.Ani mmi gr at i onvi sa,orapasspor tvi sa,oraReent r yPer mi t ,obt ai nedbyf r audor wi l l f ulmi sr epr esent at i onoff actshal lbesubj ectt ocancel l at i onbyt hei ssui ngof f i cerorby t heBoar dofCommi ssi oner s. PORTS OFENTRY Sec.24.Sel ect ed f r om cust omspor t sofent r y .-The Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on shal l desi gnat e por t s,f r om among t he por t sofent r y desi gnat ed by l aw,aspor t sofent r yf or cust omspur poses,atwhi chal i ensmayent ert hePhi l i ppi nes.Suchpor t sshal lbedesi gnat ed byt heCommi ssi onerasunl i mi t edorpor t sofl i mi t edpor t sofent r y .Atl i mi t edpor t sofent r y onl y such cl assesofal i ensmay ent erasmay be per mi t t ed by t he Commi ssi onerunder r egul at i ons pr escr i bed by hi m.He shal lal so have powert o cl ose por t s so desi gnat ed wheneverheshoul ddeem i tt obeadvi sabl ei nt hepubl i ci nt er estanduponsuf f i ci entnot i ce t ot hepubl i c.

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DETENTION OFARRIVING ALIENS Sec.25.Per i od ofdet ent i on ofal i ens.-Fort he pur pose ofdet er mi ni ng whet heral i ens ar r i vi ngi nt hePhi l i ppi nesbel ongt oanyoft hecl assesexcl udedbyt hei mmi gr at i onl aws,t he Per i odexami ni ngi mmi gr at i onof f i cer smayor dersuchal i ensdet ai nedonboar dt hevessel br i ngi ngt hem ori nsuchot herpl aceast heof f i cer smaydesi gnat e,suchdet ent i ont obef or a suf f i ci entl engt h oft i me t o enabl et he of f i cer st o det er mi ne whet hert hey bel ong t o an excl uded cl assand t hei rr emovalt o such ot herpl ace t o be att he expense oft he vessel br i ngi ngt hem. BOARDS OFSPECIALINQUIRY Sec.26.Ever yal i enwhomaynotappeart ot heexami ni ngi mmi gr at i onof f i ceratt hepor t ofar r i valt obecl ear l yandbeyondadoubtent i t l edt ol andshal lbedet ai nedf orexami nat i on i nr el at i ont her et obyaboar dofspeci ali nqui r y. Sec.27.( a)Composi t i on.-Ever yboar dofspeci ali nqui r yshal lbecomposedofaChai r man andt womember s,whoshal lbeappoi nt edbyt hePr esi dentoft hePhi l i ppi nesal oneandshal l ber emovabl eathi spl easur e.TheCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onmayassi gnt osuchof f i cer s dut i esandf unct i onsi naddi t i ont ot hoseper t ai ni ngt ot hem byr easonoft hei rmember shi p i nt heboar d.Atpor t swher ei ti snotconveni entornecessar yt oor gani zeper manentboar ds ofspeci ali nqui r y ,t he r esi dentmay desi gnat e any ot herempl oyee oft he Gover nmentt o ser veasamemberoft heboar dofspeci ali nqui r ywhi ch mi ghtbeor gani zedt her ei nf r om t i met ot i me. ( b)Boar dpower s.-A boar dofspeci ali nqui r yshal lhaveaut hor i t y: ( 1)t odet er mi newhet heranal i enseeki ngt oent erorl andi nt hePhi l i ppi nesshal lbeal l owed t oent erorl andorshal lbeexcl uded;and( 2)t omakei t sf i ndi ngsandr ecommendat i onsi n al lt hecasespr ovi ded f ori n sect i on t went yni neoft hi sActwher ei nt heCommi ssi onerof I mmi gr at i onmayadmi tanal i enwhoi sot her wi sei nadmi ssi bl e.Fort hi spur pose,t heboar d oranymembert her eof ,mayadmi ni st eroat hsandt akeevi denceandi n caseofnecessi t y mayi ssuesubpoenaand/ orsubpoenaducest ecum.Thehear i ngofal lcasesbr oughtbef or e aboar dofspeci ali nqui r yshal lbeconduct edunderr ul esofpr ocedur et obepr escr i bedby t heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on. Appealt oBoar d ofCommi ssi oner s.-Thedeci si on ofanyt womember soft heboar d shal l pr evai landshal lbef i nalunl essr ever sedonappealbyt heBoar dofBoar dofCommi ssi oner s as her eaf t erst at ed,or ,i nt he absence ofan appeal ,unl ess r ever sed by t he Boar d of Commi ssi oner saf t erar evi ew byi t ,mot upr opr i ooft heent i r epr oceedi ngswi t hi noneyear f r om t hepr omul gat i on ofsai d deci si on.Att heconcl usi on oft hehear i ng ofanycase,t he boar dofspeci ali nqui r yshal latoncepr oceedt odel i ber at eanddeci deont hemer i t st her eof . Thedeci si onshal lbepr omul gat edandt hef i ndi ngsandr ecommendat i on,i npr opercases, submi t t ed notl at ert han t wo daysf r om t hedat eoft hedel i ber at i on.Shoul dt heboar d of speci ali nqui r yneedmor et i met omakeawr i t t endeci si onoff i ndi ngsandr ecommendat i on i n vi ew oft he nat ur e oft he case,t he chai r man t her eofshal lr epor tt he case t ot he Commi ssi oner ofI mmi gr at i on who may gr antan ext ensi on oft i me i fhe consi der si t necessar y .

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( c)Who may appeal .-An al i en excl uded by a boar d ofspeci ali nqui r y ora di ssent i ng membert her eofmay appealt ot he Boar d ofCommi ssi oner s,whose deci si on i nt he case shal lbef i nal .Thedeci si ononappealshal lbeputi nwr i t i ngandpr omul gat ednotl esst han seven daysf r om t het i met hecasei ssubmi t t ed f ordeci si on.I n appeal ed cases,t heal i en shal lhavet her i ghtt ober epr esent edbyanat t or neyorcounselwhoshal lhaveaccesst o t her ecor doft heboar dofspeci ali nqui r yi nt hepar t i cul arcaseonappeal . MEDICALEXAMINATION OFARRIVING ALIENS Sec.28.Desi gnat i onofexami ni ngt eam.-Thephysi calandment alexami nat i onofar r i vi ng al i ensshal lbemadebymedi calof f i cer soft heGover nmentdesi gnat edunderor deroft he Pr esi dent t o make such exami nat i ons, who shal l cer t i f yf or t he i nf or mat i on of t he i mmi gr at i on of f i cer s and t he boar ds ofspeci ali nqui r y any and al lphysi caland ment al def ect s ordi sease obser ved af t eran exami nat i on by t hem ofsuch al i ens.Shoul d such medi calof f i cer s be not avai l abl e,pr i vat e physi ci ans may be empl oyed f or exami ni ng ar r i vi ngal i ens,t henecessar yexpensest her ef ort obechar geabl eagai nstt heappr opr i at i on pr ovi dedf ort heBur eauofI mmi gr at i on. EXCLUDED CLASSES Sec. 29. ( a) The f ol l owi ng cl asses of al i ens shal lbe excl uded f r om ent r yi nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes: ( 1)I di ot sori nsaneper sonsandper sonswhohavebeeni nsane; ( 2)Per sonsaf f l i ct edwi t hal oat hsomeordanger ouscont agi ousdi sease,orepi l epsy: ( 3)Per sonswhohavebeenconvi ct edofacr i mei nvol vi ngmor alt ur pi t ude; ( 4)Pr ost i t ut es,orpr ocur er s,orper sonscomi ngf oranyi mmor alpur poses; ( 5)Per sonsl i kel yt obecome,publ i cchar ge; ( 6)Pauper s,vagr ant s,andbeggar s; ( 7)Per sonswhopr act i cepol ygamyorwhobel i evei noradvocat et hepr act i ceofpol ygamy; ( 8) Per sons who bel i eve i n or advocat et he over t hr ow by f or ce and vi ol ence oft he Gover nmentoft hePhi l i ppi nes,orofconst i t ut edl awf ulaut hor i t y ,orwhodi sbel i evei norar e opposedt oor gani zedgover nment ,orwhoadvocat et heassaul torassassi nat i on ofpubl i c of f i ci al s because oft hei rof f i ce,orwho advocat e ort each pr i nci pl es,t heor i es,ori deas cont r ar yt ot heConst i t ut i onoft hePhi l i ppi nesoradvocat eort eacht heunl awf uldest r uct i on ofpr oper t y ,orwho ar e member s oforaf f i l i at ed wi t h any or gani zat i on ent er t ai ni ng or t eachi ngsuchdoct r i nes; ( 9)Per sonsoverf i f t eenyear sofage,physi cal l ycapabl eofr eadi ng,whocannotr eadpr i nt ed mat t eri n or di nar y use i n any l anguage sel ect ed by t he al i en,butt hi spr ovi si on shal lnot appl yt ot hegr andf at her ,gr andmot her ,f at her ,mot her ,wi f e,husbandorchi l dofaPhi l i ppi ne ci t i zenorofanal i enl awf ul l yr esi denti nt hePhi l i ppi nes; ( 10)Per sonswhoar emember sofaf ami l yaccompanyi nganexcl udedal i en,unl essi nt he opi ni onoft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onnohar dshi pwoul dr esul tf r om t hei radmi ssi on; ( 11)Per sonsaccompanyi ng an excl uded per son who i shel pl essf r om ment alorphysi cal di sabi l i t yori nf ancy ,whent hepr ot ect i onorguar di anshi pofsuchaccompanyi ngper sonor per sonsi sr equi r edbyt heexcl udedper son,asshal lbedet er mi nedbyt heCommi ssi onerof I mmi gr at i on; ( 12)Chi l dr en underf i f t een year sofage,unaccompani ed by ornotcomi ng t o a par ent , exceptt hatany such chi l dr en may be admi t t ed i nt he di scr et i on oft he Commi ssi onerof I mmi gr at i on,i fot her wi seadmi ssi bl e; ( 13) St owaways,exceptt hatany st owaway may be admi t t ed i nt he di scr et i on oft he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,i fot her wi seadmi ssi bl e;

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( 14)Per sonscomi ngt oper f or m unski l l edmanuall abori npur suanceofapr omi seorof f er ofempl oyment ,expr essori mpl i ed,butt hi spr ovi si on shal lnotappl yt o per sonsbear i ng passpor tvi sasaut hor i zedbySect i onTwent yoft hi sAct ; ( 15)Per sonswhohavebeen excl udedordepor t edf r om t hePhi l i ppi nes,butt hi spr ovi si on maybewai ved i nt hedi scr et i on oft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on:Pr ovi ded,however , Thatt he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on shal lnotexer ci se hi sdi scr et i on i nf avorofal i ens excl udedordepor t edont hegr oundofconvi ct i onf oranycr i mei nvol vi ngmor alt ur pi t udeor f oranycr i mepenal i zedunderSect i onsFor t yFi veandFor t ySi xoft hi sActoront hegr ound ofhavi ng engaged i n hoar di ng,bl ackmar ket i ng orpr of i t eer i ng unl ess such al i ens have pr evi ousl yr esi ded i nt hePhi l i ppi nesi mmedi at el ybef or ehi sexcl usi on ordepor t at i on f ora per i odoft enyear sormor eorar emar r i edt onat i veFi l i pi nowomen; ( 16) Per sons who have been r emoved f r om t he Phi l i ppi nes at t he expense of t he Gover nment of t he Phi l i ppi nes, as i ndi gent al i ens, under t he pr ovi si ons of sect i on f or t yt hr ee of t hi s Act , and who have not obt ai ned t he consent of t he Boar d of Commi ssi oner st oappl yf orr eadmi ssi on;and ( 17) Per sons not pr oper l y document ed f or admi ssi on as may be r equi r ed under t he pr ovi si onsoft hi sAct . ( b)Not wi t hst andi ngt hepr ovi si onsoft hi sSect i on,t heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,i nhi s di scr et i on,mayper mi tt oent eranyal i enpr oper l ydocument ed,whoi ssubj ectt oexcl usi on undert hi ssect i on,butwhoi s: ( 1)An al i en l awf ul l yr esi denti nt he Phi l i ppi neswho i sr et ur ni ng f r om a t empor ar y vi si t abr oad; ( 2)Anal i enappl yi ngf ort empor ar yadmi ssi on. Sec.30.Anyal i enseeki ngadmi ssi oni nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesmayber equi r edt ot est i f yunder oat honmat t er sr el at i ngt ohi sadmi ssi bi l i t y .Thebur denofpr oofshal lbeuponsuchal i ent o est abl i sht hathei snotsubj ectt oexcl usi onunderanypr ovi si onoft hei mmi gr at i onl aws. IMMIGRANTHEAD TAX Sec.31.A t axoft went yf i vepesosshal lbecol l ect edf orever yal i enoversi xt eenyear sof ageadmi t t edi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf orast ayexceedi ngsi xt ydays.Thet axshal lbepai dt o t heI mmi gr at i onOf f i ceror ,i nhi sabsencet ot heCol l ect orofCust oms,f ort heaccountoft he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,att he por tt o whi ch t he al i en shal lcome,by t he mast er , agent ,owner ,orconsi gneeoft hevesselbr i ngi ngsai dal i ent ot hePhi l i ppi nes,orbyt heal i en hi msel fwher ecol l ect i onf r om t hemast er ,agent ,owner ,orconsi gneeoft hevesselshal lbe i mpr act i cabl e.Thet axi mposedbyt hi sSect i onshal lbeal i enont hevesselandshal lbea debti nf avoroft he Gover nmentoft he Phi l i ppi nes agai nstt he ownerorowner s oft he vessel ,and paymentt her eofmay be enf or ced by any l egalr emedy .The Col l ect or of Cust omsshal l ,upon t her equestoft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on,wi t hhol d cl ear ance f r om any vesselwhi ch hasbeen decl ar ed i n def aul tofany obl i gat i on i ncur r ed undert hi s sect i on.

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CREW LISTS AND PASSENGERS MANIFESTS Sec.32.The mast er ,agent ,ownerorconsi gnee ofany vesselar r i vi ng i nt he Phi l i ppi nes f r om apl aceout si det her eof ,ordepar t i ngf r om t hePhi l i ppi nesf orapl aceout si det her eof , shal lf ur ni sh t ot he i mmi gr at i on of f i ceri n char ge att he por tofar r i valand att he por tof depar t ur e,suchcr ew l i st sandpassengermani f est sandsuchot heri nf or mat i onconcer ni ng t heper sonsar r i vi ngordepar t i ngont hevesselasshal lber equi r edi nr egul at i onspr escr i bed byt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on:Pr ovi ded,t hatt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onmay , i nhi sdi scr et i on,exemptanyvesselorvessel sf r om t her equi r ementoft hi sSect i on. The cr ew l i st s ofi ncomi ng vessel s shal lbe dul y vi saed by Phi l i ppi ne consul arof f i ci al s abr oad. SEAMEN Sec.33.I tshal lbet hedut yoft hemast er ,agent ,owner ,orconsi gneeofanyvesselar r i vi ng i nt he Phi l i ppi nes f r om a pl ace out si de t her eoft o det ai n on boar d any al i en seaman empl oyedonsuchvesselunt i lt hei mmi gr at i onof f i ceri nchar gehasi nspect edsuchseaman, andt odet ai nsuchseamanonboar daf t eri nspect i onandt or emovesuchseamani fr equi r ed byt hei mmi gr at i on of f i ceri n char georbyt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on t odoso.No seamanempl oyedonboar dsuchavesselshal lbepai dof fordi schar gedwhi l et hevesseli s i napor toft hePhi l i ppi neswi t houtt heper mi ssi onoft hei mmi gr at i onaut hor i t i es. Sec.34.An al i en seaman empl oyed on a vesselar r i vi ng i nt he Phi l i ppi nesf r om a pl ace out si de t her eofmay be per mi t t ed t ol and t empor ar i l y undersuch r egul at i onsasshal lbe pr escr i bedbyt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on. OBLIGATION OF TRANSPORTING VESSELS IN CASES OF DETENTION AND EXCLUSION Sec.35.Thecostofmai nt enancewhi l eonl and,medi calt r eat menti nhospi t alorel sewher e, bur i ali nt heeventofdeat h,andt r ansf ert ot hevesseli nt heeventofr et ur n,ofanyal i en br oughtt ot he Phi l i ppi nesand t empor ar i l yr emoved f r om t he vesself orexami nat i on by or deroft hei mmi gr at i on of f i cer s,shal lbebor nebyt heownerorowner soft hevesselon whi cht heal i encame. Sec.36.Anal i enbr oughtt ot hePhi l i ppi neswhoi sexcl udedshal lbei mmedi at el ysentback, i naccommodat i onsoft hesamecl assi nwhi chhear r i ved,t ot hecount r ywhencehecame, ont hesamevesselbr i ngi nghi m,unl essi nt heopi ni onoft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on, i mmedi at er et ur ni snotpr act i cabl eorpr oper .Theexpenseoft her et ur n ofsuch an al i en shal lbebor nebyt heownerorowner sofsuchvessel .I ft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on f i nds t hati mmedi at er et ur ni s notpr act i cabl e orpr oper ,ori ft he vesselby whi ch t he excl udedal i encamehasl ef tt hePhi l i ppi nesandi ti si mpr act i cabl ef oranyr easont or et ur n t heal i enwi t hi nar easonabl et i mebyanot hervesselownedbyt hesamei nt er est s,t hecost ofr et ur n may be pai d by t he Gover nmentand r ecover ed f r om t he owner ,agent .or consi gnee oft he vessel .Wher er et ur nt ot he count r y whence t he excl uded al i en.came cannotf oranyr easonbeef f ect ed,t heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onmaydi r ectt heal i en' s r emovalt ot he count r y ofhi snat i vi t y orofwhi ch he i sa nat i onal ,and t he costofsuch r emoval ,i fr emovalbyvesselon whi ch hecameorbyanot hervesselownedbyt hesame i nt er est scannotbeaccompl i shedwi t hi nar easonabl et i me,shal ll i kewi sebeatt heexpense oft heowner sofsuchvessel .

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DEPORTATION OFALIENS Sec.37.( a)Thef ol l owi ngal i ensshal lbear r est edupont hewar r antoft heCommi ssi onerof I mmi gr at i on orofanyot herof f i cerdesi gnat edbyhi mf ort hepur poseanddepor t edupon t he war r antoft he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on af t era det er mi nat i on by t he Boar d of Commi ssi oner soft heexi st enceoft hegr oundf ordepor t at i onaschar gedagai nstt heal i en: ( 1)Anyal i enwhoent er st hePhi l i ppi nesaf t ert heef f ect i vedat eoft hi sActbymeansoff al se and mi sl eadi ng st at ement s or wi t hout i nspect i on and admi ssi on by t he i mmi gr at i on aut hor i t i esatadesi gnat edpor tofent r yoratanypl aceot hert hanatadesi gnat edpor tof ent r y; ( 2)Anyal i en who ent er st he Phi l i ppi nesaf t ert he ef f ect i ve dat e oft hi sAct ,who wasnot l awf ul l yadmi ssi bl eatt het i meofent r y; ( 3)Any al i en who,af t ert he ef f ect i ve dat e oft hi sAct ,i sconvi ct ed i nt he Phi l i ppi nesand sent encedf orat er m ofoneyearormor ef oracr i mei nvol vi ngmor alt ur pi t udecommi t t ed wi t hi nf i veyear saf t erhi sent r yt ot hePhi l i ppi nes,orwho,atanyt i meaf t ersuchent r y ,i s soconvi ct edandsent encedmor et hanonce; ( 4)Anyal i enwhoi sconvi ct edandsent encedf oravi ol at i onoft hel aw gover ni ngpr ohi bi t ed dr ugs; ( 5)Any al i en who pr act i cespr ost i t ut i on ori san i nmat e ofa house ofpr ost i t ut i on ori s connect edwi t ht hemanagementofahouseofpr ost i t ut i on,ori sapr ocur er ; ( 6)Any al i en who becomesa publ i cchar ge wi t hi nf i ve year saf t erent r yf r om causesnot af f i r mat i vel yshownt ohavear i sensubsequentt oent r y; ( 7)Anyal i enwhor emai nsi nt hePhi l i ppi nesi nvi ol at i onofanyl i mi t at i onorcondi t i onunder whi chhewasadmi t t edasanoni mmi gr ant ; ( 8)Any al i en who bel i evesi n,advi ses,advocat esort eachest he over t hr ow by f or ce and vi ol enceoft heGover nmentoft hePhi l i ppi nes,orofconst i t ut edl aw andaut hor i t y ,orwho di sbel i evesi nori sopposedt oor gani zedgover nmentorwhoadvi ses,advocat es,ort eaches t he assaul torassassi nat i on ofpubl i c of f i ci al s because oft hei rof f i ce,orwho advi ses, advocat es,ort eaches t he unl awf uldest r uct i on ofpr oper t y ,orwho i s a memberofor af f i l i at edwi t hanyor gani zat i onent er t ai ni ng,advocat i ngort eachi ngsuchdoct r i nes,orwho i nanymannerwhat soeverl endsassi st ance,f i nanci alorot her wi se,t ot hedi ssemi nat i onof suchdoct r i nes; ( 9)Anyal i enwhocommi t sanyoft heact sdescr i bedi nsect i onsf or t yf i veandf or t ysi xof t hi sAct ,i ndependentofcr i mi nalact i onwhi chmaybebr oughtagai nsthi m:Pr ovi ded,That i nt he case ofan al i en who,f orany r eason,i s convi ct ed and sent enced t o suf f erbot h i mpr i sonment and depor t at i on, sai d al i en shal lf i r st ser ve t he ent i r e per i od of hi s i mpr i sonmentbef or e he i s act ual l y depor t ed:Pr ovi ded however ,Thatt he i mpr i sonment maybewai ved byt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on wi t ht heconsentoft heDepar t ment Head,anduponpaymentbyt heal i enconcer nedofsuchamountast heCommi ssi onermay f i xandappr ovedbyt heDepar t mentHead; ( 10)Anyal i enwho,atanyt i mewi t hi nf i veyear saf t erent r y ,shal lhavebeenconvi ct edof vi ol at i ng t he pr ovi si onsoft he Phi l i ppi ne Commonweal t h ActNumber ed Si x Hundr ed and Fi f t yThr ee,ot her wi seknownast hePhi l i ppi neAl i enRegi st r at i onActof1941,orwho,atany t i meaf t erent r y ,shal lhavebeenconvi ct edmor et hanonceofvi ol at i ngt hepr ovi si onsoft he sameAct ; ( 11)Anyal i en whoengagesi n pr of i t eer i ng,hoar di ng,orbl ackmar ket i ng,i ndependentof anycr i mi nalact i onwhi chmaybebr oughtagai nsthi m; ( 12) Any al i en who i s convi ct ed of any of f ense penal i zed under Commonweal t h Act Number edFourhundr edandsevent yt hr ee,ot her wi seknownast heRevi sedNat ur al i zat i on Lawsoft hePhi l i ppi nes,oranyl aw r el at i ngt oacqui si t i onofPhi l i ppi neci t i zenshi p;

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( 13)Anyal i enwhodef r audshi scr edi t orbyabscondi ngoral i enat i ngpr oper t i est opr event t hem f r om bei ngat t achedorexecut ed; ( b)Depor t at i onmaybeef f ect edundercl auses2,7,8,11and12ofpar agr aph( a)oft hi s Sect i onatanyt i meaf t erent r y ,butshal lnotbeef f ect edunderanyot hercl auseunl esst he ar r est i nt he depor t at i on pr oceedi ngs i s made wi t hi nf i ve year s af t er t he cause f or depor t at i onar i ses.Depor t at i onundercl auses3and4shal lnotbeef f ect edi ft hecour t ,or j udge t her eof , when sent enci ng t he al i en, shal lr ecommend t ot he Commi ssi oner of I mmi gr at i ont hatt heal i enbenotdepor t ed. ( c)Noal i enshal lbedepor t edwi t houtbei ngi nf or medoft hespeci f i cgr oundsf ordepor t at i on nor wi t houtbei ng gi ven a hear i ng under r ul es ofpr ocedur et o be pr escr i bed by t he Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on. ( d)I nanydepor t at i onpr oceedi ngi nvol vi ngt heent r yofanal i ent hebur denofpr oofshal l beupont heal i ent oshow t hatheent er edt hePhi l i ppi nesl awf ul l y ,andt het i me,pl ace,and mannerofsuchent r y ,andf ort hi spur poseheshal lbeent i t l edt oast at ementoft hef act s i n connect i on wi t h hi s ar r i valas shown by any r ecor di nt he cust ody oft he Bur eau of I mmi gr at i on. ( e)Anyal i enunderar r esti nadepor t at i onpr oceedi ngmayber el easedunderbondorunder suchot hercondi t i onsasmaybei mposedbyt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on. Sec.38.Anal i enor der eddepor t edshal l ,att heopt i onoft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on, ber emovedt ot hecount r ywhencehecame,ort ot hef or ei gnpor tatwhi chheembar ked f ort hePhi l i ppi nes,ort ot hecount r yofhi snat i vi t yorofwhi chhei saci t i zenorsubj ect ,or t ot hecount r yi nwhi chher esi dedpr i ort ocomi ngt ot hePhi l i ppi nes. Sec.39.I fdepor t at i on pr oceedi ngs ar ei nst i t ut ed wi t hi nf i ve year s af t erent r y ,unl ess depor t at i on i smadebyr eason ofcauseswhi ch ar osesubsequentt ot heal i en' sent r y ,t he costofdepor t at i on f r om t he por tofdepor t at i on shal lbe att he expense oft he owneror owner soft hevesselbywhi cht heal i encame;i ft hati snotpr act i cabl e,i nsuchcaseandi n al lot hercases,t hecostofdepor t at i onshal lbepayabl ef r om t heappr opr i at i onsavai l abl ef or t hepur pose. BONDS Sec.40.( a)TheCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onshal lhavet hepowert oexactbondsi nsuch amount sandcont ai ni ngsuchcondi t i onsashemaypr escr i be: ( 1)Tocont r olandr egul at et headmi ssi oni nt o,anddepar t ur ef r om,t hePhi l i ppi nesofal i ens appl yi ngf ort empor ar yadmi ssi on; ( 2)To i nsur e agai nstal i en passenger sl i abl et o be excl uded as l i kel yt o become publ i c char ges,f r om becomi ngpubl i cchar ges; ( 3) To i nsur et he appear ance of al i ens r el eased f r om cust ody dur i ng t he cour se of depor t at i onpr oceedi ngsi nst i t ut edagai nstt hem. ( b)I nl i eu ofsuch bond,adeposi ti n cash maybemadewi t ht heCol l ect orofCust omsi n suchamountast heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onmayr equi r e.

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( c)Whent hecondi t i onsoft hebondorcashdeposi tar ef ul f i l l ed,or ,i nt hecaseofabondor deposi tgi vent oi nsur eagai nstanal i enbecomi ngapubl i cchar ge,whent heCommi ssi oner ofI mmi gr at i on shal ldeci de t hatt he l i kel i hood no l ongerexi st s,ori nt he eventoft he nat ur al i zat i on asaPhi l i ppi neci t i zen ort hedeat h oft heal i en i n whosebehal ft hebondor deposi ti sgi ven,t hebondshal lbecancel edort hesum deposi t edshal lber et ur nedt ot he deposi t or ,orhi sl egalr epr esent at i ve.I ncaseoff or f ei t ur e,t hepr oceedsoft hebondort he cash deposi t ,as t he case may be,shal lbe deposi t ed i nt he Phi l i ppi ne Tr easur y by t he Col l ect orofCust oms. LEGALIZATION OFRESIDENCEOFALIENS Sec.41.( a)Anyal i eni nt hePhi l i ppi nesatt het i meoft hepassageoft hi sActconcer ni ng whom nor ecor dofadmi ssi onf orper manentr esi denceexi st sorcanbel ocat edmayappl y t ot heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onf orl egal i zat i onofhi sr esi dencei nt hePhi l i ppi nes.The appl i cat i onshal lbemadei nt hef or m andmannerpr escr i bedbyr egul at i onsi ssuedbyt he Commi ssi oner .Any al i en i nt he Phi l i ppi nes,whose r ecor d ofadmi ssi on f or per manent r esi dencedoesnotexi storcannotbel ocat edandwhoshal lf ai lt ol egal i zehi sr esi dencei n t he Phi l i ppi nesaspr ovi ded i nt hi ssect i on,shal lbe pr esumed t o be unl awf ul l y wi t hi nt he Phi l i ppi nes. ( b)I ft heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onf i ndst hatt heappl i cant : ( 1)ent er edi nt hePhi l i ppi nespr i ort ot heef f ect i vedat eoft hi sAct ; ( 2)hasmai nt ai nedar esi dencei nt hePhi l i ppi nessi nceheent er ed; ( 3)i saper sonofgoodmor alchar act er ;and ( 4)i snotsubj ectt odepor t at i on. The Commi ssi onershal lmake a r ecor di nt he Bur eau ofI mmi gr at i on t hatt he appl i cant ' s r esi dence i nt he Phi l i ppi nes has been l egal i zed.( c)An al i en whose r esi dence has been l egal i zed i n accor dance wi t ht he pr ovi si onsoft hi sSect i on shal lbe deemed t o have been l awf ul l yadmi t t edi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesasoft hedat eofhi sent r y . FEES Sec.42.( a)I naddi t i ont ot hedocument ar yst ampr equi r edbyexi st i ngl aw,t her eshal lbe col l ect edandpai di nt ot hePhi l i ppi neTr easur yt hef ol l owi ngf eesf orser vi ces,asi ndi cat ed, f oral i ensseeki ngt oent erorr emai ni nt hePhi l i ppi nesundert hepr ovi si onsoft hi sAct : ( 1)Appl i cat i onf ornoni mmi gr antvi sa-P30. 00 ( 2)Passpor tvi saf ornoni mmi gr ant-50. 00 ( 3)Appl i cat i onf orpr ear r angedEmpl oymentvi sa-100. 00andf oreachdependent30. 00 ( 4)Appl i cat i onf orspeci alnoni mmi gr antvi sa-50. 00 ( 5)Appl i cat i onf ornonpr ef er encequot aornonquot avi sa-50. 00 ( 6)Appl i cat i onf orpr ef er encequot avi sa-80. 00 ( 7)Appl i cat i onf ori mmi gr antvi sa-50. 00 ( 8)Cer t i f i cat eofr esi dence-80. 00 ( 9)Dupl i cat eofcer t i f i cat eofr esi dence-80. 00 ( 10)Dupl i cat ecer t i f i cat eofl egal i zat i onorr esi dence-80. 00 ( 11)I dent i f i cat i oncer t i f i cat eofPhi l i ppi neci t i zen-100. 00 ( 12)Reent r yPer mi torspeci alr et ur ncer t i f i cat e-50. 00 ( 13)Appl i cat i onf orext ensi onorr eent r y-20. 00

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( 14)Ext ensi onofr eent r yper mi torspeci alr et ur ncer t i f i cat e-50. 00 ( 15)Dupl i cat er eent r yper mi torspeci alr et ur n-50. 00 ( 16)Cer t i f i cat eofar r i valandi dent i t y-50. 00 ( 17)Dupl i cat ecer t i f i cat eofar r i valandi dent i t y-30. 00 ( 18)Emi gr at i onCl ear anceCer t i f i cat e-50. 00 ( 19)Dupl i cat eemi gr at i oncl ear ancecer t i f i cat e-50. 00 ( 20)Al lot hercer t i f i cat es-10. 00 ( 21)Al i encr ew l i stvi sa-50. 00 ( 22)Fi l i ngofmot i onofappealorpet i t i onf orr ehear i ngorr econsi der at i on-25. 00 ( 23)Pet i t i onf oramendmentofi mmi gr at i ondocument-20. 00 ( 24)Forever ymont horapor t i ont her eofofext ensi onoft empor ar yst ay-20. 00 ( 25)Forever yyearorpor t i on t her eofofst aybeyondt woyear sasnoni mmi gr antst udent 100. 00 ( 26)Di schar geofmi l i t ar yper sonneli nt hePhi l i ppi nesf ort empor ar yr esi dence-50. 00 ( 27)Pet i t i onf orbondorr equestf orwi t hdr awalofbond-50. 00 ( 28)Pet i t i onf orcancel l at i onofal i enr egi st r at i onofdocument s-30. 00 ( 29)Pet i t i onf orchangeofst at usf r om onenoni mmi gr antcat egor yt oanot herorchangeof empl oyer-60. 00 ( 30)Pet i t i onf orappr ovalofschoolorcour sef ornoni mmi gr antst udent-30. 00 ( 31)Wai verofobj ect i onofpr i orexcl usi onordepor t at i onunderSect i on29( a)-100. 00 ( 32)Waverofobj ect i onofexcl usi onunderSect i on29( b)-100. 00 ( 33)Pet i t i onf orper mi tt owor k-30. 00 Pr ovi ded,however ,t hatal lal i ensadmi t t edasr el i gi ousmi ssi onar i esundert hi sDecr eeshal l be exempt ed f r om t he paymentofmont hl y ext ensi on f eest hatar e due f r om t empor ar y vi si t or s. ( b)Nof eeshal lbechar gedf orapasspor tvi sagr ant edt oaf or ei gngover nmentof f i ci alor hi sf ami l y ,at t endant s,and househol d hel per s,and empl oyees,norshal laf eebechar ged f orapasspor tvi saf oranoni mmi gr anti nt r ansi tt oadest i nat i onout si det hePhi l i ppi nes. REMOVALOFINDIGENTALIENS Sec.43.The Commi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i on shal lhave t he aut hor i t yt or emove ei t hert o t hei rnat i vecount r y ,ort ot hecount r yf r om whencet heycome,ort ot hecount r yofwhi ch t heyar eci t i zensorsubj ect s,atanyt i meaf t erent r y ,att heexpenseofanyappr opr i at i on avai l abl e,suchal i ensasf al li nt odi st r essorneedpubl i cai df r om causesar i si ngsubsequent t ot hei rent r yand ar edesi r ousofbei ng so r emoved, .butanyper son t husr emoved shal l f or ever be i nel i gi bl ef or r eadmi ssi on except , upon t he aut hor i zat i on of t he Boar d of Commi ssi oner sobt ai nedpr evi oust oembar kat i onf ort hePhi l i ppi nes. Sec.44.( a)I fanyvesselorai r cr af tar r i vi ngatapor toft hePhi l i ppi nesf r om apl aceout si de t her eof : ( l )Fai l st o submi tt ot he i mmi gr at i on of f i ci al s att he por tofar r i valt he cr ew l i st s,dul y vi saed,and passengermani f est s and ot heri nf or mat i on r equi r ed by r egul at i ons i ssued underSect i onThi r t yTwooft hi sAct . ( 2)Fai l st o pr oduceorsat i sf act or i l yaccountf orever yseaman orpassengerwhosename appear si n such cr ew l i storpassengermani f est- t he pi l ot ,mast er ,agent ,owner ,or consi gneeoft hevesselorai r cr af tshal lbesubj ectt oaf i neoff i f t ypesosi nt hecaseofeach per sonconcer ni ngwhom t her esuchf ai l ur e.

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( e)Bei ng an al i en shal l ,f orany f r audul entpur pose,r epr esenthi msel ft o be a Phi l i ppi ne ci t i zeni nor dert oevadeanyr equi r ementoft hei mmi gr at i onl aws:or ( f )I n any i mmi gr at i on mat t er ,shal lknowi ngl y make underoat h any f al se st at ementor r epr esent at i ons;or ( g)Bei ng an al i en shal ldepar tf r om t he Phi l i ppi neswi t houtf i r stsecur i ng an emi gr at i on cl ear ancecer t i f i cat esr equi r edbySect i onTwent yTwoA oft heAct ;or ( h)At t empt sorconspi r eswi t hanot hert ocommi tanyoft hef or egoi ngact s,shal lbegui l t y ofan of f ense,and upon convi ct i on t her eof ,shal lbe f i ned notmor et han one t housand pesos,andi mpr i sonedf ornotmor et hant woyear s,anddepor t edi fhei sanal i en. Sec.45A.Per sonsdul yser ved wi t h subpoenaorsubpoenaducest ecum and whof ai lt o compl y wi t ht he r equi r ement st her eofshal l ,af t erconvi ct i on,be i mpr i soned f ornotmor e t hanf i f t eendaysorf i nedf ornotmor et hanonehundr edpesos,orbot h. Sec.46.Anyi ndi vi dualwho shal lbr i ng i nt o orl and i nt hePhi l i ppi nesorconceal ,har bor , empl oy ,orgi ve comf or tt o any al i en notdul y admi t t ed by any i mmi gr at i on of f i cerornot l awf ul l yent i t l edt oent erorr esi dewi t hi nt hePhi l i ppi nesundert het er msoft hei mmi gr at i on l aws,orat t empt s,conspi r eswi t h,orai dsanot hert o commi tanysuch act ,and anyal i en whoent er st hePhi l i ppi neswi t houti nspect i onandadmi ssi onbyt hei mmi gr at i onof f i ci al s,or obt ai nsent r yi nt ot he Phi l i ppi nesby wi l l f ul ,f al se,ormi sl eadi ng r epr esent at i on orwi l l f ul conceal mentofamat er i alf act ,shal lbegui l t yofan of f ense,and upon convi ct i on t her eof , shal lbe f i ned notl esst han f i ve t housand pesosbutnotmor et han t en t housand pesos, i mpr i sonedf ornotl esst hanf i veyear sbutnotmor et hant enyear s,anddepor t edi fhei s an al i en.Di smi ssalby t he empl oyerbef or e oraf t erappr ehensi on does notr el i eve t he empl oyeroft heof f ense. I ft hei ndi vi dualwhobr i ngsi nt oorl andsi nt hePhi l i ppi nesorconceal s,har bor s,empl oysor gi ves comf or tt o any al i en notdul y admi t t ed by any i mmi gr at i on of f i cerornotl awf ul l y ent i t l edt oent erorr esi deher ei n,orwhoat t empt s,conspi r eswi t horai dsanot hert ocommi t anysuchact ,i st hepi l ot ,mast er ,agent ,owner ,consi gnee,oranyper soni nchar geoft he vesselorai r cr af twhi chbr oughtt heal i eni nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf r om anypl aceout si det her eof , t hef i nei mposedundert hef i r stpar agr aphher eofshal lconst i t ut eal i enagai nstt hevessel orai r cr af tand may be enf or ced i nt he same mannerasf i nesar e col l ect ed and enf or ced agai nstvessel sundert he cust omsl aws:Pr ovi ded,however ,Thati ft he cour tshal l ,i ni t s di scr et i on,consi derf or f ei t ur ebej ust i f i edbyt heci r cumst ancesoft hecase,i tshal lor der ,i n l i euoft hef i nei mposed,t hef or f ei t ur eoft hevesselorai r cr af ti nf avoroft heGover nment wi t hout pr ej udi ce t ot he i mposi t i on of t he penal t y of i mpr i sonment pr ovi ded i nt he pr ecedi ngpar agr aph. Sec.46A.Thepi l ot ,mast er ,agent ,owner ,consi gnee,oranyper soni nchar geofavessel orai r cr af twhi ch car r i es passengeri nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes f r om abr oad,i s pr ohi bi t ed f r om al l owi ng t he passenger st o di sembar kt her ef r om,unl essal lt he passenger st her eofhave beencheckedupbyt heCommi ssi onerofI mmi gr at i onorhi saut hor i zedr epr esent at i ves.A vi ol at i onoft hepr ovi si onsher eofshal l ,uponconvi ct i on,bepuni shabl ebyaf i neofnotmor e t han one t housand pesosand by an i mpr i sonmentofnotmor et han si x mont hs.I ft he of f enderi st heowneroft hevesselorai r cr af t ,t hef i nei mposedher ei nshal lbef i vet housand pesos.

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SPECIALPROVISIONS Sec.47.Not wi t hst andi ngt hepr ovi si onsoft hi sAct ,t hePr esi denti saut hor i zed:( a)When t hepubl i ci nt er estsowar r ant s: ( l )To wai ve t he document ar yr equi r ement sf orany cl assofnoni mmi gr ant s,undersuch condi t i onsashemayi mpose; ( 2)To admi t ,asnoni mmi gr ant s,al i ensnotot her wi se pr ovi ded f orby t hi sAct ,who ar e comi ngf ort empor ar yper i odonl y ,undersuchcondi t i onsashemaypr escr i be; ( 3)Towai vet hepasspor tr equi r ement sf ori mmi gr ant s,undersuch condi t i onsashemay pr escr i be; ( 4)Tor educeort oabol i sht hepasspor tvi saf eesi nt hecaseofanycl assofnoni mmi gr ant s who ar e nat i onal sofcount r i eswhi ch gr antsi mi l arconcessi onst o Phi l i ppi ne ci t i zensofa si mi l arcl assvi si t i ngsuchcount r i es; ( 5)Tosuspendt heent r yofal i ensi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nesf r om anycount r yi nwhi chchol er aor ot heri nf ect i ousorcont agi ousdi seasei spr eval ent ; ( b)Forhumani t ar i anr easons,andwhennotopposedt ot hepubl i ci nt er est ,t oadmi tal i ens whoar er ef ugeesf orr el i gi ous,pol i t i cal ,orr aci alr easons,i nsuchcl assesofcasesandunder suchcondi t i onsashemaypr escr i be. FOREIGN GOVERNMENTOFFICIALS Sec.48.Not hi ngi nt hi sActshal lbeconst r uedt oappl yt oanof f i ci alofar ecogni zedf or ei gn gover nmentwhoi scomi ngont hebusi nessofhi sgover nment ,nort ohi sf ami l y ,at t endant s, ser vant s,and empl oyees,exceptt hatt hey shal lbe i n possessi on ofpasspor t s orot her cr edent i al sshovi ngt hei rof f i ci alst at us,dul yvi saedbyPhi l i ppi nedi pl omat i cof f i ci al sabr oad, unl esst hePr esi dentor der sot her wi se,andt hatt hei rnamesshal lappearont hepassenger l i st soft r anspor t i ng vessel sr equi r ed bySect i on 32 oft hi sAct ,and f ur t her ,t hatanyal i en admi t t edi nt hest at usofat t endant ,ser vant ,orempl oyeeofaf or ei gn gover nmentof f i ci al who f ai l st o mai nt ai n such st at us,shal lbe depor t ed undert he pr ocedur e pr escr i bed by Sect i on37oft hi sAct . APPROPRIATION FOR ENFORCEMENTOFACT Sec.49.Al lsumsavai l abl ef ort hepaymentoft hesal ar i esoft heof f i cer sandempl oyeesof t heI mmi gr at i onDi vi si onundert heDepar t mentofLabor[ now Depar t mentofJ ust i ce]and f ort he sundr y expenses f orsai dI mmi gr at i on Di vi si on f ort he f i scalyearendi ng J une t hi r t i et h,ni net eenhundr edandf or t y ,ar emadeavai l abl ef orcar r yi ngoutt hepr ovi si onsof t hi sAct ;andt her ei sappr opr i at ed,outofanyf undsi nt hePhi l i ppi neTr easur ynotot her wi se appr opr i at ed,t headdi t i onalamountofonehundr edf i f t yt housandpesosorsucht her eofas maybenecessar yf ort hepur poseofcar r yi ngoutt hepr ovi si onsoft hi sActdur i ngt hef i scal yearendi ngJ unet hi r t i et h,ni net eenhundr edandf or t yone:Pr ovi ded,Thatappr opr i at i ons f ort heBur eau ofI mmi gr at i on f orsubsequentf i scalyear sshal lbei ncl uded i nt heannual gener alappr opr i at i onact s. GENERALDEFINITIONS Sec.50.Asusedi nt hi sAct : ( a)Thet er m" Phi l i ppi nes"meansal lt het er r i t or yandwat er ssubj ectt ot hej ur i sdi ct i on of t heGover nmentoft hePhi l i ppi nes.

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( b)Thet er m" al i en"meansanyper sonnotaci t i zenoft hePhi l i ppi nes. ( c)Exceptf ort he per i od cover ed by Sect i on 55,t he t er m " consul arof f i cer "meansany of f i ci alact i ng f ort he Gover nmentoft he Phi l i ppi nes,desi gnat ed by t he Pr esi dentf ort he pur poseofi ssui ngvi sast oal i ensasr equi r edofal i ensbyt hi sAct . ( d)Thet er m" unmar r i ed"whenusedi nr ef er encet oani ndi vi dualasofanyt i me,meansan i ndi vi dualwhoatsucht i mei snotmar r i ed,whet herornotpr evi ousl ymar r i ed. ( e)Thet er ms" chi l d, "" f at her , "and" mot her , "donoti ncl udeachi l dorpar entbyadopt i on unl esst headopt i ont ookpl acebef or eMay1,1939. ( f )Thet er ms" wi f e"and" husband"donoti ncl udeawi f eorhusbandbyr easonofapr oxy orpi ct ur emar r i aget aki ngpl aceaf t ert heef f ect i vedat eoft hi sAct . ( g)Thewor d" per son"shal lbeconst r uedt oi mpor tbot ht hepl ur alandt hesi ngul ar ,ast he case may be,and shal li ncl ude par t ner shi ps,cor por at i ons,compani es,and associ at i ons. Whenconst r ui ngandenf or ci ngt hepr ovi si onsoft hi sAct ,t heact ,omi ssi on,orf ai l ur eofany di r ect or , of f i cer , agent , or empl oyee of any par t ner shi p, cor por at i on, company , or associ at i on act i ng wi t hi nt he scope ofhi s empl oymentorof f i ce shal l ,i n ever y case,be deemed t he act , omi ssi on, or f ai l ur e of such par t ner shi p, cor por at i on, company , or associ at i on. ( h)Thet er m" vessel "shal li ncl udeci vi lai r cr af taswel laswat ercr af t . ( i )Thet er m " seaman"meansa per son ser vi ng i n anycapaci t yon boar d a vesselorci vi l ai r cr af t . ( j )Thet er m" i mmi gr ant "meansanyal i endepar t i ngf r om anypl aceout si det hePhi l i ppi nes dest i nedf ort hePhi l i ppi nes,ot hert hananoni mmi gr ant . ( k)Thet er m" i mmi gr at i on l aws"shal lmean t hi sActand anyot herl aw her eaf t erenact ed r el at i ng t ot he ent r y ofal i ensi nt ot he Phi l i ppi nes,and t hei rexcl usi on,depor t at i on,and r epat r i at i ont her ef r om. ( l )Thewor ds" t hePr esi dent "r ef ert ot hePr esi dentoft hePhi l i ppi nes. EFFECTIVEDATEOFACT Sec. 51.Whent hi sActshal lhavebeenappr ovedbyt hePr esi dentoft heUni t edSt at es,such f actshal lbemadeknown bypr ocl amat i on oft hePr esi dentoft hePhi l i ppi nesand t hi sAct shal lt akeef f ectont heonehundr edandt went i et hdayaf t ert hedat eofsuchpr ocl amat i on: Pr ovi ded,however ,Thatt hepr ovi si onsoft hi sActcr eat i ngt heBur eauofI mmi gr at i onand appr opr i at i ng f undsf ori t ssuppor tand mai nt enance shal lt ake ef f ecton t he dat e oft he pr ocl amat i onabover ef er r edt o,announci ngt heappr ovaloft hi sActbyt hePr esi dentoft he Uni t edSt at es.

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REPEALOFEXISTING LAW S Sec.52.Thi sActi si nsubst i t ut i onf orandsuper sedesal lpr evi ousl awsr el at i ngt ot heent r y ofal i ensi nt ot hePhi l i ppi nes,andt hei rexcl usi on,depor t at i on,andr epat r i at i ont her ef r om, wi t ht heexcept i onofSect i onSi xt yNi neofActNumber edTwent ysevenhundr edandel even whi ch shal lcont i nuei nf or ceandef f ect :Pr ovi ded,Thatnot hi ngcont ai nedi nt hi sActshal l be const r ued t o af f ectany pr osecut i on,sui t ,act i on,orpr oceedi ngsbr ought ,orany act , t hi ng,ormat t er ,ci vi lorcr i mi nal ,doneorexi st i ngatt het i meoft het aki ngef f ectoft hi sAct ; butast oal lsuchpr osecut i ons,sui t s,act i ons,pr oceedi ngs,act s,t hi ng,ormat t er s,t hel aws orpar t sofl awsr epeal ed oramended by t hi sActar e cont i nued i nf or ce and ef f ect :and Pr ovi ded,f ur t her ,Thatast osuchpr osecut i ons,act i ons,sui t s,orpr oceedi ngsorast osuch act s,t hi ngs,ormat t er s,t he pr ocedur e pr ovi ded f orby t hi s Actorby t he r egul at i ons pr escr i bedt her eundershal lbef ol l owedi nsof arast hesamemaybeappl i cabl e. ABOLITION OFDIVISION OFIMMIGRATION SECTION 53.TheDi vi si onofI mmi gr at i onoft heDepar t mentofLabori sabol i shedandi t s f unct i ons,dut i esand act i vi t i es,t oget herwi t hi t sappr opr i at i ons,r ecor ds,equi pment ,and ot herpr oper t i es ar et r ansf er r ed t ot he Bur eau ofI mmi gr at i on her ei n cr eat ed and t he Pr esi denti s aut hor i zed t o make t he necessar y adj ust ment si nci dent alt o such t r ansf er conf or mabl yt ot hepr ovi si onsoft hi sAct . GENERALRESERVATIONS SECTI ON 54.[ Repeal edbySect i on19ofR. A.503,appr ovedJ une12,1950] . Appr oved:August26,1940.

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