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RA 8794 An Act Imposing a Motor Vehicle User’s Charge on Owners of All Types of Motor Vehicles and for other purposes

In lieu of the registration fee and private motor vehicle tax previously collected, the law imposed a motor vehicle user’s charge (MVUC) which shall be paid by the owner of the motor vehicle. Under Section 7 of the Act, all money collected shall be earmarked solely and used exclusively (1) for road maintenance and improvement of the road drainage, (2) for installation of adequate and efficient traffic lights and road safety devices, and (3) for air pollution control. However, please see RA 11239.
Date: June 27, 2000


IRR Name: Joint Implementing Rules and Regulations of RA 8792 and MC BGC-MC-01328 of the LTO entitled Implementing Guidelines for RA 8794 and the Corresponding Joint DPWH-DOTC IRR dated 16 Aug 2000

Issuing Agency: DPWH and DOTC LTO

Date: August 16, 2000

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