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with such facilities or features for disabled persons also as described and provided in the same IRR.
The Manpower Development Service with the technical assistance of the Building Research and
Development Staff (BRDS) shall conduct a continuing information campaign to acquaint all enforcing
officers and attached agencies of this Ministry on the provisions of said law.
Said offices shall coordinate with the National Commission Concerning Disabled Persons (NCCDP)
and in consonance with the attached National Plan of Action for CY 1985 on the implementation of B.P.
(Sgd.) JESUS S. HIPOLITO
Minister Amended Rules and Regulations Implementing
the Law to Enhance Mobility of Disabled Persons
REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
OFFICE THE PRESIDENT
NATIONAL COMMISSION CONCERNING DISABLED PERSONS
IMPLEMENTING RULES AND REGULATIONS OF BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 344 - "AN
ACT TO ENHANCE THE MOBILITY OF DISABLED PERSONS BY REQUIRING CERTAIN BUILDINGS, INSTITUTIONS, ESTABLISHMENTS, AND PUBLIC UTILITIES TO
FACILITIES AND OTHER DEVICES" INSTALL RULE I - SCOPE AND APPLICATION
The Rules and Regulations set forth herein provide for minimum requirements and standards
to make buildings, facilities and utilities for public use accessible to disabled persons, pursuant to
the objectives of Batas Pambansa Bilang 344, "An Act to Enhance the Mobility of disabled
Persons by Requiring Certain Buildings, Institutions, Establishments and Public Utilities to
Install Facilities and Other Devices".
2. Definition of Terms:
For the purpose of these Rules and Regulations, the words, terms and phrases enumerated in
Annex "A" hereof shall have the meaning as provided therein.
The provisions of these Rules and Regulations shall apply to the following 3.1 Public and private buildings and related structures for public use and which shall be
constructed, repaired or renovated. 3.2 Streets and highways and public utilities
3.2.1 Streets and highways 3.2.2 Public transport vehicles which shall include: a)
b) Passenger boats and ships. d) 3.3 Passenger trains, including those of the Light Rail Transit Authority
(LRTA) c) 3.2.3 Passenger buses Passenger airplanes Public Telephones Public transport terminals including those of LRTA 4. Application:
4.1 Public and private buildings and related structures for public use. No permit for the
construction, repair or renovation of public and private buildings and related structures
for public use, whether owned or leased, shall be granted or issued, unless the owner
thereof shall have provided in the places and specifications submitted for approval
barrier-free facilities and accessibility features as provided in these Rules and in
accordance with the following criteria - 4.1.1 Buildings and related structures to be constructed a) At the space where the primary function is served and where facilities and
ingree/egress of the building or structure are located, as to...
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