213. During the polling period, every employer shall grant to those of his employees whose names are entered on the list of electors sufficient leave to allow at least four consecutive hours to vote, not counting the time normally allowed for meals. No deduction of wages nor any penalty may be imposed on any employee by reason of this leave.
On polling day, every educational institution shall give leave to those of its pupils or students whose names are entered on the list of electors.
This section is binding upon the Government and its departments and agencies.