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The Philippines Senate and House of Representatives, assembled in Congress, have passed Republic Act 9256, declaring August 21 of every year as Ninoy Aquino Day, to be observed as a special non-working public holiday.
This Act which is a consolidation of Senate bill No. 2636 (2003-11-19) and House Bill No. 6240 (2004-01-26), were passed by the Senate and by the House of Representatives on November 19, 2003 and January 26, 2004, respectively.
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