Tag: Comprehensive Assistance Program for Public Utility Vehicles Drivers Act

Estrada proposes fixed salaries, hours for PUB drivers

The lawmaker’s bill made clear that PUB drivers could not be required to drive for more than eight hours nonstop. Senator Jinggoy Estrada has proposed a measure seeking operators to grant drivers and conductors fixed salaries and working hours to help them cope with the growing fuel cost. Estrada’s Senate Bill 48, also known as…
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Jinggoy wants fixed salaries for bus drivers; social welfare services benefits for PUV drivers

SENATOR Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada has filed a bill that will shield bus drivers and conductors from impact of the rising fuel prices and a measure ensuring social welfare services benefits and other livelihood assistance for public utility vehicle (PUV) drivers. Estrada has sought to legislate the regulation of the compensation of public utility bus (PUB)…
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