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Legislation Disallowing Filipina Mail-Order Brides
The Philippines includes a law disallowing the practice of advertising Filipina women as mail-order brides.
REPUBLIC ACT QUANTITY 6955
AN ACT TO DECLARE UNLAWFUL THE TRAINING OF MATCHING FILIPINO LADIES FOR WEDDING TO NATIONALS that are FOREIGN A MAIL PURCHASE BASIS AND OTHER SIMILAR TACTICS, SUCH AS THE ADVERTISEMENT, PUBLICATION, PRINTING OR DISTRIBUTION OF BROCHURES, FLIERS ALONG WITH OTHER PROPAGANDA COMPONENTS IN FURTHERANCE THEREOF AND PROV >Section 1. This is the policy for the State to make sure and guarantee the enjoyment associated with people of a decent total well being. The State shall take measures to protect Filipino women from being exploited in utter disregard of human dignity in their pursuit of economic upliftment towards this end.