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Philippines Law and Legal Issues

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Philippine laws are influenced by two different systems of laws – the Anglo-American Common Law and the Roman Civil Law. The Supreme Court of the Philippines is the final arbiter of cases. It also has the power to nullify a law.
Section 26. The State shall guarantee equal access to opportunities for public service and prohibit political dynasties as may be defined by law
this means that the source of revenue should be sufficient to address the demands of public expenditures.
This website is useless..! May the people who operate this be put to -----, be punished and be given penalty..............
Article II, section 16 of the Philippine Constitution says, "The  State shall protect and advance the right of the people to a  balanced and healthful ecology in accord with the rhythm and  harmony of nature." One reaction by people was that such a thing  should even have to be included in the...
The 1935 Constitution of the Philippines served as the fundamental law of the land from 1935 to 1972. It establishes theCommonwealth of the Philippines and provides that upon withdrawal of American sovereignty in the country and the declaration of Philippine independence, said commonwealth shall be...
No. UAE and the Philippines does not have any extradition treaty.
Section 17. No person shall be compelled to be a witness against himself.
Qualifications not specified in the Constitution but liked by the citizens including your access to money, education, background, political experience, etc
one potential advantage of this kind of marriage is that we, gay couples could be a great help in reducing country's population and can help other family whose having great problem raising their children by adopting them.
The Philippine National Police (Filipino: Pambansang Pulisya ng Pilipinas and abbreviated as PNP) is the civilian national police force of the Republic of the Philippines. To The Philippine National Police, which was a result of a merger of the Philippine Constabulary and the Integrated National...
Article 2 of the Philippine Constitution summarizes the declaration  of principles and policies of the Philippines. Article 2 contains  28 sections.
It features the principles(section 1-6) and the state policies(sectons 7-28).
Police Power Power of Eminent DomainPower of Taxation
The Philippines is a democratic and republican State Sovereignty resides in the people and all government authorities emanates from them.
  The president. He can go through with it or veto it, as in cancel.
AN ACT INSTITUTING A FRAME WORK OF GOVERNANCE FOR BASIC EDUCATION, ESTABLISHING AUTHORITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY, RENAMING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, CULTURE AND SPORTS AS THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Be it enacted by the Senate and the House of Representatives of the...
There is no legitimate reason to restrict marriage to heterosexual couples only. All arguments in defense of this discrimination are spurious or based upon personal religious beliefs that have no place in civil law.
The Commission on Audit, the Civil Service  Commission, and the Commission on Elections. 
maintain honesty and integrity in public service
Article II, Section 28 of the Constitution of the Philippines says  that the state must follow a policy of full public disclosure for  each of its transactions that involve the public interest, as long  as it's reasonable according to the law. The Constitution was  ratified on February 2, 1987.
what is the most precise explanation about article 3 section 5
Wola akong pkialam! Wla kang naitulong! Mgsara kna!
what is the preamble of the philippines?
The justice system of the Philippines today was set by the 1973  Constitution. It established the Supreme Court as the highest  judicial body over both common and civil law.
Ang kasaysayan ng muog ng Santiago
the role of the community in the criminal justice system it is the one who comunicate the law enforcer for the crime situation in order the crime is easy to solve.
what are the laws on common law marriage in the philippines
article 14, Section 19 of the Philippine constitution(1) The State shall promote physical education and encourage sports programs, league competitions, and amateur sports, including training for international competitions, to foster self-discipline, teamwork, and excellence for the development of a...
How to Apply for a Mayor's Permit in the Philippines (For New Businesses) All businesses must secure the necessary permits or licenses to operate from the city mayor's office where the business is located. It is then renewed annually (usually before the 20th of January). Renewal after the said...
There are many citizenship values contained in the preamble of the  Philippine constitution. These values include freedoms, love,  truth, justice, peace, and equality.
court-chieftain-judgebarangay elders-jury
The chart of hierarchy of Law of the Philippines has the Chief  Justice as the head of Judiciary. The incumbent is one Ma. Lourdes  P. A. Sereno.
The Republic Act No. 4670 is the Mgna Carta Act for teachers in the  Philippines. Its purpose is to provide programs for the promotion  and improvement of the well-being and economic status of public  school teachers.      
This is brought about for POLITICAL STABILITY & ECONOMIC PROSPERITY to the country, to really enjoy the blessings of the Independence we aimed for & the Democratic Government we have .
Remove the hard returns in this answer. Summarize answer and remove  word-for-word sections. Delete this comment and resubmit.Article 4  Section 1 in the Philippine constitution is explaining how you are  a citizen of the Philippines. It states: [1] Those who are citizens  of the Philippines at...
1.What is Republic Act 1425 ?   Republic Act 1425 was passed in 1956 by the Philippine legislature that would include in all high school and college curricula a course in the study of Jose Rizal's life, works and writings.
1) Preventive 2) Corrective3) Constructive4) Creative
IN the US, a bill that has been passed by Congress become law when the President signs it.
  what is the first sentence of the constitution?   We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our...
no penalty its a free country you can do what you want. stupid.. you go to jail or kicked out of country
Every person must in the exercise of his rights and in the performance of his duties act with justice, give everyone his due and observe honesty and good faith.
  they would get there hands or feet cut of or there eyes would be pulled out and if bad enough they would get hung of thrown of a cliff into jaggered rocks
The Philippines is a democracy much like the United States. The  main principles of their constitution rely on a democratic and  republican state, and sovereignty that resides in the people.
Article 14, Section 6 of the Constitution of the Philippines states  that the official language of the Philippines is Filipino. It also  states that for communication and instruction purposes, there are  two official languages, Filipino and English.
In philippines, though it's so hard to get the first name changed to a name that sounds so cool however it will be changed fruitfully . There's a lot of reasons why you should file a petition to a philippine court pertaining to your request ... Remember , not name you can choose or you just desire ,...
mahigit 92 milyong populasyon ang meron na sa pilipinas
Article 3 section 1 states that no person shall be deprived of life liberty or property without due process of law nor shall any person be denied the equal protection of the laws to summarize it before depriving a person of the 3 things above they must go under a process there must be an...
It is important to study the constitution and the government of the  Philippines is you would like to grasp an understanding of the  nationÃ?s people and their thought process. A lot of knowledge can  be gained from learning how a different country works, especially  one that has close ties to...
protect and preserve the democracy of the philippines
Reynato S. PunoChief JusticeDecember 8, 2006 (as Chief Justice)May 17, 1940May 17, 2010Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo (as Chief Justice)June 28, 1993 (as Associate Justice)Fidel V. Ramos (as Associate Justice)Antonio T. CarpioSenior Associate JusticeOctober 26, 2001October 26, 1949October 26, 2019Gloria...
The Related Link below will lead you to a site that has the preamble of the Philippine Constitution. We, the sovereign Filipino people, imploring the aid of Almighty God, in order to build a just and humane society and establish a Government that shall embody our ideals and aspirations, promote the...
PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 603 December 10, 1974 THE CHILD AND YOUTH WELFARE CODE Chapter 3 DUTIES OF PARENTS Art. 46. General Duties. - Parents shall have the following general duties toward their children:(1) To give him affection, companionship and understanding; (2) To extend to him the...
The 12 mile rule or 3 mile rule is not acceptable in the Philippines because this rule does not adequately protect Philippine interest at all. And this rule will give legal rights to other nation to utilize the resources especially the aquatic resources and stay there with perfect legal right to do...
By the contract of partnership two or more persons bind themselves to contribute money, property, or industry to a common fund with the intention of dividing the profits among themselves.
"The Philippine Island Nation, having been created by God in his wonderful bounty, united by natural beauty and inspired by the saints, have agreed to forge a future together, to the fruits of our labors, and guided by Christ as our General and the Holy Spirit as our sustenance, to join in the...
Basically, it states that the state shall promote physical education and sports and that all educational institutions shall have regular sports activities. Here is the Article as stated in the Constitution: 1) The State shall promote physical education and encourage sports programs, league...
The separation of Church And State shall be invioble.
Art. 320. The father, or in his absence the mother, is the  legal administrator of the property pertaining to the child under  parental authority. If the property is worth more than two thousand  pesos, the father or mother shall give a bond subject to the  approval of the Court of First...
One case in Philippines is a teacher who got six years for child  abuse. Another case was against a teacher who punished a child, and  he subsequently died.
LABOR.. 1. right to self organization 2. right to collective bargaining 3. right to collective negotiation. 4. right to peaceful and concerted activities including the right to strike. 5. right to security of tenure. 6. right to just and human condition of work 7. right to a living wage. 8. right to...
Partnership is covered by Article 1767-1867 of the Civil Code of the Philippines --http://www.scribd.com/doc/55300616/Partnership
Smart Communications and Bank of the Philippine Islands are  examples of close corporation in the Philippines. The ABS-CBN  Broadcasting Corporation is another example.
napolcom is national police commision..
there is no 1 particular republic actRepublic Act Republic Act No. 9502 - An act providing for cheaper and quality medicines, amending for thepurpose Republic Act No. 8293 or the Intellectual Property Code, Republic Act No. 6675 or theGenerics Acts of 1988, and Republic Act No. 5921 or the Pharmacy...
  == Answer ==   this is just the revision of republic act #5734
citizens of the philippines registered voter and actual resident of the barangay for at least 6 months able to read and write at least 21 years of age
prostitution illicit weapons
ART. III SEC 19 (1) Excessive fines shall not be imposed, nor cruel, degrading or inhuman punishment inflicted. Neither shall death penalty be imposed, unless, for compelling reasons involving heinous crimes, the Congress hereafter provides it. Any death penalty already imposed shall be reduced to...
They are the submerged portions of a continent or offshore island, which slope gently seaward from the low waterline to a point where a substantial break in grade occurs, at which point the bottom slopes seaward at a considerable increase in slope until the great ocean depths are reached.
We all have different understanding of what justice really is. Some would say Justice is dependent on power and it is only available for rich people. Some would say that justice is given when one receives what he believes is due or must be really given to him/her just as in the case of those who...
The state may not be sued without its consent.
the State values the dignity of every human person and guarantees full respect for human rights
Article II Declaration of Principles and State Policies   Section 16. The State shall protect and advance the right of the people to a balanced and healthful ecology in accord with the rhythm and harmony of nature.in Filipino:Ang Estado ay dapat pangalagaan at isulong ang karapatan ng...
how article 3 section 19 of philippines constitution can be applied?
"WE" the sovereign.... We is the first word of the 1987 Philippine constitution.
Among its provision were: 1. Extension of Bill of Rights to the Filipino people except the jury trial.2. Appointment of two (2) Filipino resident commissioners to Washington.3. Establishment of an elective Philippine Assembly after the proclamation of complete peace, and two years after the...
Jose Rizal's huge role in attaining the nation's freedom led to the establishment of Republic Act 1425. The Republic Act 1425, commonly known as the Rizal Act, was established 12th of June 1956 by Senator Claro M. Recto. It requires the curricula of private and public schools, colleges and...
" state shall encourage non-govrnmental, community-based, sectoral organizations that promote the welfare of the nation."
preamble is necessary because its give basic law.
It depends on the legislation of the country in question. In the United States their term of office is four years.
Section 24. All appropriation, revenue or tariff bills, bills authorizing increase of the public debt, bills of local application, and private bills, shall originate exclusively in the House of Representatives, but the Senate may propose or concur with amendments.cralaw
Article VI has to do with the legislative department. Section 14 is "No Senator or Member of the House of Representatives may personally appear as counsel before any court of justice or before the Electoral Tribunals, or quasi-judicial and other administrative bodies. Neither shall he, directly or...
Yes. It is very practical. Not all SK federations are effective in implementing their programs and it's such a waste of money. I believe that government funds that were once allotted to SK will be distributed to much better services like education and other helpful programs.The SK is where...
Section 23. The State shall encourage non-governmental, community-based, or sectoral organizations that promote the welfare of the nation.