National Budget Circular 542, issued by the Department of Budget and Management on August 29, 2012, reiterates compliance with Section 93 of the General Appropriations Act of FY2012. Section 93 is the Transparency Seal provision, to wit:
Establishments Recommended for Issuance of COC:
As per Memorandum dated December 7, 2015 Re: Guidelines in Assessment of Compliance. Any complaint, objection against establishment being considered for issuance of Certificates must be address to the DOLE Regional Director.