Bill Type
Long Title
AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 68 OF THE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 881, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE OMNIBUS ELECTION CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Congress Author
Date filed
July 1, 1998
Scope
Urgent Bill
No

Legislative History

House Bill/Resolution NO. HB00221
FULL TITLE : AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 68 OF THE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 881, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE OMNIBUS ELECTION CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
ABSTRACT : States that any ELECTED OFFICIAL who has been convicted for vote buying, spending more than what is allowd by law, etc., or is a PERMANENT RESIDENT in foreign country and refused to waive his status, shall be DISQUALIFIED from holding the office.
PRINCIPAL AUTHOR/S : GONZALES, NEPTALI II M.
DATE FILED : 1998-07-01
SIGNIFICANCE: NATIONAL
CO-AUTHORS :
1.
ADMINISTRATION BILL? No
URGENT BILL? No
ACTIONS TAKEN BY THE COMMITTEE ON RULES
REFERRAL TO THE COMMITTEE ON SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS ON 1998-07-28

Abstract

States that any ELECTED OFFICIAL who has been convicted for vote buying, spending more than what is allowd by law, etc., or is a PERMANENT RESIDENT in foreign country and refused to waive his status, shall be DISQUALIFIED from holding the office.

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