Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2001

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Section 1. Short Title. – This Act shall be known as the "Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2001."

Section 2. Declaration of Policy. – It is hereby declared the policy of the State to protect and preserve the integrity and confidentiality of bank accounts and to ensure that the Philippines shall not be used as a money laundering site for the proceeds of any unlawful activity. Consistent with its foreign policy, the State shall extend cooperation in transnational investigations and prosecutions of persons involved in money laundering activities wherever committed.