The proposed LPG Act, according to Senator Gatchalian has already passed the third reading. The purpose of this measure is to protect and give consumers the freedom to choose the LPG brand that suits their needs.
The LPG Act aims to:
Provide responsibilities of LPG participants such as those involved in refining, manufacturing, exporting, shipping, transporting, hauling, storing, refilling, distributing, and selling.
Mandate standards, permits, and reportorial requirements for the entire LPG industry.
Establish the LPG cylinder exchange, swapping, and improvement programs.