Political and International Law: National Territory and Declaration of Principles and State Policies

Preliminary Provisions and Basic Concepts A. National Territory Article 1 of the 1987 constitution provides that : “The national territory comprises the Philippine archipelago, with all the islands and waters embraced therein, and all other territories over which the Philippines has sovereignty or jurisdiction, consisting of its terrestrial, fluvial and aerial domains, including its territorial […]

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Secretary of Health v. CA, Sibbaluca Digest

Facts: An administrative complaint was filed against private respondent Fe Sibbaluca, the Administrative Officer III of the Provincial Health Office of Cagayan, for grave misconduct, dishonesty; etc. As a consequence of the administrative case, private respondent was placed under preventive suspension for ninety [90] days by herein petitioner Secretary of Health. Private respondent sought the […]

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PROVINCE OF NORTH COTABATO vs. GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES DIGEST

TOPIC: Administrative Regions and Autonomous Regions PROVINCE OF NORTH COTABATO vs. GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES G.R. Nos. 183591, 183752, 183893, 183951, & 183962 October 14, 2008 FACTS: On 8 August 2008, the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP), represented by the GRP Peace Panel and the Presidential Adviser on the […]

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Comelec Resolutions 2013-2018

Comelec Resolutions 2018 Barangay & SK Elections • Resolution No. 10249 – Joint Security Control Center • Resolution No. 10248 – Official Ballots for BSKE2018 • Resolution No. 10247 – Guidelines for BSKE2018 • Resolution No. 10246 – Calendar of Activities for BSKE2018 2017 Barangay & SK Elections • Resolution No. 10214 – Registration of […]

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COMELEC Resolution No. 10246

Promulgation: 15 January 2018 CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES AND PERIODS OF CERTAIN PROHIBITED ACTS IN CONNECTION WITH THE MAY 14, 2018 SYNCHRONIZED BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN (SK) ELECTIONS Pursuant to the powers vested in it by the Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines, the Omnibus Election Code (B.P. Blg. 881), Republic Acts 6646, 7166, 8189, […]

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COMELEC Resolution No. 10247

Promulgation: 15 January 2018 IN THE MATTER OF ADOPTING PERTINENT RESOLUTIONS PROMULGATED IN CONNECTION WITH THE 23 OCTOBER 2017 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS (BSKE) FOR PURPOSES OF THE MAY 14, 2018 BSKE WHEREAS, the Commisison on Elections (Commission) promulgated the following pertinent resolutions for the 23 October 2017 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections: a. […]

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COMELEC Resolution No. 10248

Promulgation: 15 January 2018 USE OF PRIOR PRINTED OFFICIAL BALLOTS, ACCOUNTABLE AND NON-ACCOUNTABLE FORMS DATED OCTOBER 23, 2017 FOR PURPOSES OF THE MAY 14, 2018 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS (BSKE) WHEREAS, as early as the last quarter of calendar year 2016, the Commission on Elections (Commission) has started its preparations in connection with the […]

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COMELEC Resolution No. 10249

Promulgation: 15 January 2018 IN THE MATTER OF THE RECONSTITUTION OF THE REGIONAL JOINT SECURITY CONTROL CENTER AND THE PROVINCIAL JOINT SECURITY CONTROL CENTER IN CONNECTION WITH THE MAY 14, 2018 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS (BSKE) AND ALLOCATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR WHEREAS, for purposes of the May 14, 2018 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (BSKE), […]

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COMELEC RESOLUTION 2018

Resolution No. 10247 Promulgation: 15 January 2018 IN THE MATTER OF ADOPTING PERTINENT RESOLUTIONS PROMULGATED IN CONNECTION WITH THE 23 OCTOBER 2017 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS (BSKE) FOR PURPOSES OF THE MAY 14, 2018 BSKE WHEREAS, the Commisison on Elections (Commission) promulgated the following pertinent resolutions for the 23 October 2017 Barangay and Sangguniang […]

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