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1. Application of this Data Policy

The statements in this policy apply only to datasets accessible through WWW.ILS.DOLE.GOV.PH. Nothing in this policy shall be construed as a limitation or modification of existing laws, rules, and legal precedents.


2. Licensing

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3. Public information

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4. Re-use

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7. General

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