"Article 1156 Civil Code Of The Philippines" Essays and Research Papers

  • Article 1156 Civil Code Of The Philippines

    OBLIGATIONS Chapter 1: General Provisions Definition Article 1156. An obligation is a juridical necessity to give, to do, or not to do. (n) Sources of obligation Article 1157. Obligations arise from (1) Law; (2) Contracts; (3) Quasi-contracts; (4) Acts or omissions punished by law; and (5) Quasi-delicts. (1089a) Article 1158. Obligations derived from law are not presumed. Only those expressly determined in this Code or in special laws are demandable, and shall be regulated...

    Contract, Contractual term, Creditor 1447  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Uniform Civil Code

    The Uniform Civil Code The Uniform Civil Code deals with personal matters like marriage, divorce, maintenance, adoption and inheritance. At present in India, there are a set of different laws for people belonging to different communities. While the Jains, Sikhs and Buddhists are covered under the Hindu Civil Code, the Muslims are governed by the Shariat law. Uniform Civil Code will streamline the personal laws and adopt the progressive ones. Uniform Civil Code is in place in most modern countries...

    All India Muslim Personal Law Board, Family law, Freedom of religion 1015  Words | 3  Pages

  • uniform civil code

    Uniform Civil Code: An Overview India has multiplicity of family laws. The Christians have their Christians Marriage Act 1872, the Indian Divorce Act, 1869 and the Indian Succession Act, 1925. The Jews have their uncodified customary marriage law and in their succession matters they are governed by the Succession Act of 1925. The Parsis have their own Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act, 1936, and their own separate law of inheritance contained in the Succession Act which is somewhat different from...

    Constitution of India, Family law, Freedom of religion 2707  Words | 5  Pages

  • Uniform Civil Code in India

    India have a Uniform Civil Code? Introduction Should India have a Uniform Civil Code? This is a question that causes agitation and furious debate everytime it is raised. It is a debate that has been raging for years now. Even the makers of our Constitution thought about it when they wrote it because the Article 44 our Constitution clearly states that :' The state shall endeavour to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India'. The article is part of the Directive...

    Civil law, Commercial law, Common law 1596  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Code of the philippines

    FAMILY CODE of THE PHILIPPINES (REVISED ARTICLES) *Art. 40. The absolute nullity of a previous marriage be invoked for purpose of remarriage on the basis solely of a final judgement declaring such previous marriage void. In this article, it talks about “bigamy”, bigamy has a three points of view : (1) where both marriages are valid in all aspects; (2) where the second marriage is void for reasons other than the existence of the first marriage; and (3) where the first marriage is void....

    Adultery, Alimony, Cohabitation 1638  Words | 5  Pages

  • Requisites of Marriage (the Family Code of the Philippines)

    REQUISITES OF MARRIAGE (THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES) Art. 52. Marriage is not a mere contract but an inviolable social institution. Its nature, consequences and incidents are governed by law and not subject to stipulation, except that the marriage settlements may to a certain extent fix the property relations during the marriage. (n) Art. 53. No marriage shall be solemnized unless all these requisites are complied with: (1) Legal capacity of the contracting parties; (2) Their consent...

    Birth certificate, Genealogy, Marriage 2248  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Environment Code

    PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENT CODE Presidential Decree No. 1152 OVERVIEW • Enacted on June 6, 1977 in the City of Manila by President Ferdinand E. Marcos • The Philippine Environmental Code is a body of laws settling forth management policies and prescribing quality standards for the environment in its totality. • Provided a comprehensive program of environmental protection and management. The Code established specific environment management policies and prescribes environmental quality standards...

    Air pollution, Emission standard, National Ambient Air Quality Standards 1469  Words | 6  Pages

  • Article V Philippine Constitution

    ARTICLE V INSTITUTIONS OF DEMOCRACY: 1. SUFFRAGE is the right & obligation of citizens to vote in the election of officers for public office & in the determination of questions of public policy. 2. REFERENDUM- proposed legislations are submitted to the people for their approval or rejection. 3. PLEBISCITE- certain changes or amendments are referred to the people for ratification. 4. INITIATIVE- process wherein the people directly enacts laws. 5. RECALL- Process of removing...

    Law, Multiple citizenship, Nationality 549  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Civil Code of the Philippines

    The Civil Code of the Philippines AN ACT TO ORDAIN AND INSTITUTE THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES The Civil Code of the Philippines - At a Glance Preliminary Title Articles 1-36 Book One Articles 37-413 Book Two Articles 414-711 Book Three Articles 712-1155 Book Four Articles 1156-2270 \REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386 AN ACT TO ORDAIN AND INSTITUTE THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES PRELIMINARY TITLE CHAPTER I EFFECT AND APPLICATION OF...

    Annulment, Divorce, Husband 132958  Words | 487  Pages

  • Article Ii of Philippine Constitutiions

    Declaration of Principles and State Policies ARTICLE II DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES AND STATE POLICIES (1987 Philippine Constitution) Principles Section 1. The Philippines is a democratic and republican State. Sovereignty resides in the people and all government authority emanates from them. Section 2. The Philippines renounces war as an instrument of national policy, adopts the generally accepted principles of international law as part of the law of the land and adheres to the policy...

    Government, Human rights, International relations 1102  Words | 4  Pages

  • Civil Code of the Philippines

    Republic Act No. 386 June 18, 1949 The Civil Code of the Philippines AN ACT TO ORDAIN AND INSTITUTE THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES Title IX. - PARTNERSHIP CHAPTER 4 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (n) Art. 1843. A limited partnership is one formed by two or more persons under the provisions of the following article, having as members one or more general partners and one or more limited partners. The limited partners as such shall not be bound by the obligations of the partnership. Art. 1844...

    Corporation, Islamic Golden Age, Limited liability 3237  Words | 5  Pages

  • Divorce Bill in the Philippines

    Republic of the Philippines HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Quezon CityELEVENTH CONGRESSFirst Regular Session HOUSE BILL NO. 6993By Representative Manuel C. Ortega AN ACT LEGALIZING DIVORCE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE TITLE II AND ARTICLES 55 TO 67 THEREUNDER OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, AS AMENDED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 227, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES               Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:           ...

    Alimony, Annulment, Decree 2522  Words | 7  Pages

  • Civil Service

    Trisha Mae B. Cribe August 13,2014 Bachelor in Public Administration 3-1 Professor Ofelia Empemano Midterm Examination in Public Personnel Administration Definition and Legal framework of the principles which govern Civil Service employment 1. The Principle of Merit and Fitness The merit and fitness system is the process of promoting and hiring government employees based on their ability to perform a job, rather than on their political connections. A person’s qualifications are...

    Bureaucracy, Civil service, Government 1070  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Constitution of the Philippines

    The Constitution of the Philippines (Filipino: Saligang Batas ng Pilipinas), Popularly known as the 1987 Constitution, is the constitution or the supreme law of the Republic of the Philippines. It was enacted in 1987, during the administration of President Corazon C. Aquino.[1] Philippine constitutional law experts recognize three other previous constitutions as having effectively governed the country — the 1935Commonwealth Constitution, the 1973 Constitution, and the 1986 Freedom Constitution...

    Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, Philippines 1573  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Civil Code of the Philippines: Obligations and Contracts Reviewer

    CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES TITLE V. — PRESCRIPTION Chapter 1 GENERAL PROVISIONS Article 1106. By prescription, one acquires ownership and other real rights through the lapse of time in the manner and under the conditions laid down by law. In the same way, rights and actions are lost by prescription. COMMENT: (1) Definition of Prescription Prescription is a mode of acquiring (or losing) ownership and other real rights thru the lapse of time in the manner and under the conditions...

    Adverse possession, Civil procedure, Land Registration Act 2002 60560  Words | 290  Pages

  • Philippine Customs Service

    History Historical records show that the Philippine Customs Service started many centuries back long before the Philippines was discovered by the eastern and western expeditionaries. The Philippines had already a flourishing trade with countries of Southeast Asia, but since money at that time was not yet the medium of exchange, people then resorted to the barter system of commodities. The rulers of the barangays were known as the “datus” or “rajahs” collected tributes from the people before they...

    Congress of the Philippines, Ferdinand Marcos, International trade 1584  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    The Provisional Government of 1986 and the Fifth Republic Corazon C. Aquino was inducted into office on February 25, 1986 as President of the Philippines, replacing Ferdinand E. Marcos. On March 25 of the same year, President Aquino issued Proclamation No. 3 ushering in a provisional government which was revolutionary in nature. Proclamation No. 3 provided for a provisional Constitution, also known as the Freedom Constitution, which was in substance the 1973 Constitution. ...

    Articles of Confederation, Corazon Aquino, Federal government of the United States 1607  Words | 5  Pages

  • Is There a Pa in the Philippines

    2 Is there a Philippine Public Administration: A Critique This paper is a critique to the articles of Raul P. de Guzman and Onofre D. Corpus which were both published in 1986, at the height of the People Power and at the time when there was still no concrete system of public administration to talk about. The two authors wrote about the same thing but presented different and independent justification whether or not there is a Philippine public administration. The Philippine Constitution and...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino, Federal government of the United States 866  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marriage and Family Code

    that divorce is not advisable for the Philippines forget or ignore our history. The ethno-linguistic communities of the Philippine archipelago before the Spanish conquest practiced divorce. We had a divorce law from 1917 until August 30, 1950, when the Civil Code of 1950 took effect. The latter law prohibited divorce for Filipinos, and the prohibition continues under the present Family Code. But Muslim Filipinos have always practiced divorce, which Philippine law allowed. Today, divorce continues...

    Annulment, Divorce, Family law 1735  Words | 3  Pages

  • PHILIPPINE CODE OF ETHICS FOR RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGISTS

    PHILIPPINE CODE OF ETHICS FOR RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGISTS Article I: RELATION WITH THE STATE AND SOCIETY Section 1. Radiologic technologists and X-ray technologists should be aware of the supreme authority of the state and should adhere tothe Constitution, R.A. No. 7431 and other laws, the rules and regulations promulgated pursuant to such laws. Section 2. They should, above all, consider the welfare and well-being of the public and the interest of the state. Section 3. They are encouraged...

    Administrative law, Fluoroscopy, Government agency 826  Words | 2  Pages

  • PHILIPPINES

    BACKGROUND Tourism is a major contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • Condensed Version of Philippine History

    PHILIPPINE HISTORY IMPORTANT EVENTS American Period 1901-1946 Tydings-McDuffie Law Law on Women’s Suffrage Tagalog as official language Japanese invasion Philippine Independence from America The Making of the Neo-colony 1946-1972 Independence from the United States The Third Philippine Republic Land Reform Code Marcos’s Reign Establishment of the Fourth Philippine Republic Crisis and National Breakdown 1972-2013 Proclamation of Martial Law Assassination of Benigno Aquino Establishment...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1066  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Civil Code on Agency

    principal. In such case the agent is the one directly bound in favor of the person with whom he has contracted, as if the transaction were his own, except when the contract involves things belonging to the principal. The provisions of this article shall be understood to be without prejudice to the actions between the principal and agent. (1717) CHAPTER 2 OBLIGATIONS OF THE AGENT Art. 1884. The agent is bound by his acceptance to carry out the agency, and is liable for the damages...

    Acts of the Apostles, Agency, Contract 3093  Words | 11  Pages

  • Article 2 of the Philippine Constitution

    ARTICLE II DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES AND STATE POLICIES PRINCIPLES STATE POLICIES Section 7. The State shall pursue an independent foreign policy. In its relations with other states, the paramount consideration shall be national sovereignty, territorial integrity, national interest, and the right to self-determination. Section 8. The Philippines, consistent with the national interest, adopts and pursues a policy of freedom from nuclear weapons in its territory. Section 9. The State...

    Human rights, Liberalism, Nationalism 585  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ngo in the Philippines

    The Philippines’ NGO Sector By: Joanna Moshman  Charity and welfare work in the Philippines dates back to the beginning of colonization.[1] The motivation behind Kawanggawa (“charity”) is based on the notion of Pakikipagkapwa, meaning “to holistically interact with others” and Kapwa, meaning “shared inner self.”[2] When charity and volunteer work are carried out, it is implied that there is “an equal status between the provider of assistance and the recipient,” as exemplified by Damayan—the...

    Civil society, Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1692  Words | 6  Pages

  • Article; Philippine Economy

    Philippines Economy: Booming, But Poverty and Unemployment Remain Problematic Shortly after my piece on the Philippines' continuing structural economic vulnerabilities, which generated considerable controversy and heated discussions among experts and observers alike, the country’s stock markets managed to record new historic highs — breaching the 7,000 mark and beyond. Meanwhile, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, following in the footsteps of Fitch Ratings, has just awarded the Philippines...

    Economics, Investment, Macroeconomics 903  Words | 3  Pages

  • Criminal Code

    Section 1. This Code shall be known and cited as the Criminal Code of the Philippines. It shall take effect on 01 January 2015. Section 2. The following terms are defined: Code – the Criminal Code of the Philippines Crime – conduct defined and penalized under this Code and special penal laws Person – a natural or juridical person Minor – a person under 18 years of age Child – a minor under 12 years of age Insanity – the total deprivation of the mental ability to appreciate the criminality of one’s...

    Capital punishment, Corrections, Crime 2656  Words | 7  Pages

  • Expansion of the Labor Code

    Conditions Thereof Introduction Article 3 of the Labor Code states: "The State shall afford protection to labor, promote full employment, ensure equal work opportunities regardless of sex, race or creed, and regulate the relations between workers and employers. The State shall assure the rights of workers to self-organization, collective bargaining, security of tenure, and just and humane conditions of work." This provision is anchored on the 1987 Philippine Constitution which provides for...

    Discrimination, Ethnic group, Human 1486  Words | 5  Pages

  • Article 15

    Republic of the Philippines Tarlac State University Academic Year 2012-2013 Self Introduction Module Approach (SIMA) 1987 Philippine Constitution: Article IX THE FAMILY Prepared by: Arnold C. Pulido Jr. BSEd 1D-1 Prepared for: Submitted to: Jose Angel D Zaballa (Instructor) I. Objective 1. To know the importance of family. 2. To know the importance of Marriage. 3. To know the rights of the children. 4. To know the duties and responsibilities of the family...

    Family, Family law, French Revolution 1692  Words | 6  Pages

  • Civil War Article

    Photos------------------------------------------------------Pg. 7& 8 While the causes of the Civil War can be attributed to various factors, the principal cause is considered to be sectionalism. Sectionalism is a term that describes a situation in which the needs or desires of individual parts become more important than the well-being of the greater whole. Such was the situation between the Northern and Southern states leading up to the Civil War. The two regions were marked by various differences, and the war was ultimately...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Confederate States of America 1685  Words | 5  Pages

  • Family Code of the Philippines

    1 FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209 July 6, 1987 I, CORAZON C. AQUINO, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by the Constitution, do hereby order and promulgate the Family Code of the Philippines, as follows: TITLE I MARRIAGE Chapter 1. Requisites of Marriage Article 1. Marriage is a special contract of permanent union between a man and a woman entered into in accordance with law for the establishment...

    Annulment, Common law, Contract 21515  Words | 85  Pages

  • Civil Way Newspaper Articles

    Clara Barton – Angel of the Battlefield Staff Writer When the Civil War broke out Clara Barton was one of the first volunteers to appear at the Washington Infirmary to care for wounded soldiers. After the Battle of Bull Run, she established an agency to obtain and distribute supplies to wounded soldiers. In July 1862, Clara Barton lobbied and won permission to travel behind the lines to administer aid to soldiers of both the North and South. Clara reached some of the grimmest battlefields...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Confederate States Army 1827  Words | 5  Pages

  • Revised Penal Code

    Revised Penal Code Submitted By: Lady Pearl E. Singson BSIT 302 Submitted To: Monna Liza Bosque Revised Penal Code of the Philippines The Revised Penal Code contains the general penal laws of the Philippines. First enacted in 1930, it remains in effect today, despite several amendments thereto. It does not comprise a comprehensive compendium of all Philippine penal laws. The Revised Penal Code itself was enacted as Act No. 3815, and some Philippine criminal laws have...

    Adultery, Capital punishment, Crime 820  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ethics and Accountability in the Philippine Public Service: Role of Citizens, Public Officials, Private Sector and Civil Society

    “Ethics and Accountability in the Philippine Public Service: Role of Citizens, Public Officials, Private Sector and Civil Society In my previous paper, I mentioned that values are as important in our government system as the other functions and political processes are. Unit VI discussed how crucial and vital ethics and accountability is in our government. It also talks about the significance of our own moral code, seeing that public ethics are part of the overall value system, and is culture...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Corruption, Ethics 1172  Words | 3  Pages

  • AICPA Code of Ethics

    the accounting field, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) maintains and enforces a code of professional conduct for public accountants. By adhering to the code, accounting professionals assume an obligation of "self-discipline above and beyond the requirements of laws and regulations" (AICPA, 2006, para. 8). The duties placed on accounting professionals by the code of ethics require "professional competence, confidentiality, integrity, and objectivity" (Bookrags, 2006, para...

    Accountancy, Accountant, Business ethics 920  Words | 4  Pages

  • Family Code of the Philippines Faqs

    recognized in the Philippines? A. - No, a foreign divorce between Filipino citizens is not recognized as valid in the Philippines and neither is the marriage contracted with another party subsequent to the foreign decree of divorce entitled to validity (Art. 26, Family Code). Foreign Adoption Q. - Can a foreigner adopt a child in the Philippines? A - Yes, under Republic Act No. 8043 otherwise known as Inter-Country Adoption law, it allows a foreigner to adopt a child in the Philippines. Child...

    Abuse, Annulment, Childhood 5913  Words | 24  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines BUSN 105 10/14/2012 Amy Westbrook The Philippines is a cultural anomaly. Situated in the heart of South East Asia, the Philippines are quite unique among the nations situated around it. Being heavily influenced by Spain, Mexico, The United States and the Catholic Church add to its uniqueness. Inhabited by around 92 million people the culture of the Philippines is quite diverse. The majority are of ethnic Malay stock. However, unlike neighboring countries such as Malaysia...

    Asia, Catholic Church, Filipino people 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • Critics on Article 1 of the 1987 Philippine Constitution

    ARTICLE I NATIONAL TERRITORY 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 sea, the seabed, the subsoil, the insular shelves, and other submarine areas. The waters around, between, and connecting the islands of the archipelago, regardless of their breadth and dimensions...

    Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Luzon, Philippines 1101  Words | 4  Pages

  • ARTICLES OF PARTNERSHIP

    ARTICLES OF PARTNERSHIP of J2DS TICKETING COMPANY, LTD. KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS: That we, the undersigned, all of legal age and residents of the Republic of the Philippines have agreed to amend a limited partnership under the terms and conditions herein set forth and subject to the provisions of existing laws of the Republic of the Philippines. AND WE HEREBY CERTIFY: ARTICLE I. That the name of the partnership shall be: J2DS Ticketing Company, Ltd. ARTICLE II. That the principal office...

    Corporation, Limited partnership, Partnership 648  Words | 2  Pages

  • Philippine Codes

    PRESIDENTIAL DECREE (P.D.) NO. 1096 ADOPTING A NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES (NBCP) THEREBY REVISING REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED SIXTY-FIVE HUNDRED FORTY-ONE (R.A. No. 6541) WHEREAS, the country's accelerating economic and physical development, coupled with urbanization and population growth, makes imperative the formulation and adoption of a uniform building code which shall embody up-to-date and modern technical knowledge on building design, construction, use, occupancy and maintenance; ...

    Alternating current, Building, Building code 3969  Words | 15  Pages

  • PROFILE OF PHILIPPINE TARIFF SYSTEM

     PROFILE OF PHILIPPINE TARIFF SYSTEM Tariff Originated from Old Spanish coast town of Tarifa, 21 miles from Gibraltar, which received its name in the Arab who are said to named it after “Tariff Iban Malik”. Like Gibraltar, Tarifa is a high promontory and is connected to the coast only by a narrow cause way, easily defended. When the moors, many centuries ago, founded the town of Tarifa, they prepared the way for a system that is probably the most important factor in the international trade. As...

    Corazon Aquino, Customs duties, European Union 2287  Words | 4  Pages

  • Civil Law

    Civil Law Marina Ozuna, Sophia Rivas, and Liz Gibson University of Phoenix Futures of Criminal Justice CJA 483 Lyle Martin March 2009 Civil Law Civil law or Continental law or Romano-Germanic law is the predominant system of law in the world. Civil law as a legal system is often compared with common law. The main difference that is usually drawn between the two systems is that common law draws abstract rules from specific cases, whereas civil law starts with abstract rules, which...

    Civil code, Civil law, Codification 1936  Words | 5  Pages

  • To Be CIvil or Not to Be Civil

    ENGL 1301.03 28/Oct/2013 To Be Civil or Not to Be Civil? Civility in essence is the golden rule or ethic of reciprocity which essentially states one should treat others as one would like others to treat oneself. Civility is about more than just politeness, although politeness is a necessary first step. It is about disagreeing without disrespect, seeking common ground as a starting point for dialogue about differences, listening past one’s preconceptions, and teaching others to do the...

    Bullying, Civility, Kanye West 1071  Words | 3  Pages

  • Black Codes

    ‘Black~Codes’ were legal statutes and constitutional amendments enacted by the ex~Confederate states following the Civil War that sought to restrict the liberties of newly freed sIaves, to ensure a supply of inexpensive agriculturaI Iabor; and maintain a white dominated hierarchy. However; the history of Black Codes did not begin wIth the coIIapse of the Confederacy. Prior to the Civil War, $tates in the south enacted Slave Codes to regulate the institution of slavery. Furthermore, northern...

    African American, Black people, Law 1524  Words | 5  Pages

  • Taxation In The Philippines

    Karen Joy Madrio Juan January 24, 2015 Grade 9 – Davao Sir Daryl D. Dela Cruz Business Math: ASSIGNMENT # 1 Taxation in the Philippines Taxation It is the inherent power by which the sovereign state imposes financial burden upon persons and property as a means of raising revenues in order to defray the necessary expenses of the government It is the imposition of financial charges or other levies , upon a taxpayer (an individual or legal entity) by a state such that failure to pay...

    Corporate tax, Income tax, Internal Revenue Service 1306  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippine Local Fiscal Administration in a Decentralized Setup

    The Philippine Local Fiscal Administration in a Decentralized Setup Decentralization in the Philippines took three forms- devolution, deconcentration and delegation. As Carino affirms, the framers of the 1987 Constitution institutionalized decentralization with the end-view of realizing democracy and development especially at the grassroots level. Devolution paved way for the transfer of political power from the central government to the local government units. This transfer of power and functions...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Devolution, Federal government 1573  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Philippine Government

    The Philippine Government Structures and Powers * DIFFERENT BRANCHES OF THE PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT The structure of the Philippine government is divided into three branches: * the Legislative Department (Article 6); * the Executive Department (Article 7); and * The Judicial Department (Article 8). * THE PRINCIPLE OF SEPARATION OF POWERS The powers of the government, by virtue of this principle are divided into three (3) distinct classes: the legislative, the executive...

    Executive, Judiciary, Law 1296  Words | 5  Pages

  • Articles of Incorporation Outline

    Sample Articles of Incorporation ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF ___________________________________________________ NAME OF ORGANIZATION The undersigned incorporator(s), a natural person 18 years of age or older, in order to form a corporate entity under Republic of the Philippines Statutes, adopts the following articles of incorporation. ARTICLE I NAME/REGISTERED OFFICE The name of this corporation shall be ____________________________________, located at __________ (street address,...

    Corporation, Income, Income tax in the United States 717  Words | 3  Pages

  • articles of partnership

    ARTICLES OF PARTNERSHIP Of CINNAVONE LAUNDRY SHOP KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS That we, Shannon Grace J. Aliggayu, Single, and Regina Millicent P. Cruz, Single, and Hannaleen R. Natividad, Single, and Maria Jessica P. Larida, Single, and Jonalyn Vicente, Single and Trisha Mae E. Villanueva, all Filipinos, of legal ages and residents of the Republic of the Philippines have agreed to amend a general partnership under the terms and conditions herein after set forth and subject to provisions...

    CALABARZON, Calamba City, General partnership 1323  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Government

    :March 20, 2013 Subject: Philippine Government and Constitution Introduction: * Background of Citizenship= Citizenship is one of the article of the Philippine Constitution or the Fourth (4) Article. It says here that the citizenship can be loss, re-acquire, or naturalized depend on the decision of a citizen. The citizenship is a law that shows, it should be followed legally. * Background of Suffrage= Suffrage means the right to vote. Article Six (6) of the Philippine Constitution is a law...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Democracy, Emilio Aguinaldo 1316  Words | 4  Pages

  • Sample of Articles of Ltd Partnership

    ARTICLES OF PARTNERSHIP Of IJ IMAGINATIVE IDEAS (I3) LTD. KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS: This limited partnership agreement is made on November 05, 2012 in Manila by and between Irenes Jimenez as general partner and Andy Garcia as limited partner. That we, all of legal age and residents of the Republic of the Philippines have agreed to amend a limited partnership under the terms and conditions herein set forth and subject to the provisions of existing laws of the Republic of the Philippines...

    Corporation, Filipino language, Limited partnership 795  Words | 3  Pages

  • Qualifications for Philippine President

    the people of the Philippines have been observing the rules drafted by 50 members of Constitution Commission assigned by former president Corazon Aquino. Some laws have been changed, and some laws have been added, but almost everything remains the same. One of the laws which have not been changed is the law that states the qualifications for president. For the past four Presidential elections, the Commissions on Elections used the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines to evaluate the...

    Corazon Aquino, Democracy, Elections 1532  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine History

    FINAL PRODUCT Philippine History and Constitution with HRE Submitted by: Danica D. Macabitas Submitted to: Mrs. Jose Tagal DIVORCE BILL House Bill 1799, or An Act Introducing Divorce in the Philippines, and other divorce bill such as House Bill No. 6993 filed by La Union Representative Manuel C. Ortega in congress are being opposed by Philippine Catholic Church leaders. They warned that the proposal to introduce divorce in the Philippines would further divide the country after the bitter...

    Forced disappearance, Forest management, Human rights 1088  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Nurses Code of Ethics

    The Filipino Nurses Code of Ethics Board of Nursing In the formulation of the Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses, the Code of Good Governance for the Professions in the Philippines was utilized as the principal basis. Therefore: All the principles under the said Code were adopted and integrated into the Code of Ethics as they apply to the nursing profession. ARTICLE I - PREAMBLE SECTION 1. Health is a fundamental right of every individual. The Filipino registered nurse, believing in...

    Ethics, Health care, Health care provider 1498  Words | 7  Pages

  • Same Sex Marriage in the Philippines

    AMA COMPUTER LEARNING COLLEGE SCHOOL Sayre Highway, Valencia City Bukidnon SAME SEX MARRIAGE IN THE PHILIPPINES: A CALL FOR ARGUMENT A TERM PAPER SUBMTTED TO EXILE, SOPHIA GOLDA, IN FULLFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE COURSE COMMUNICATION SKILLS 2 BY: GLYDELLE O. LO CHERRY JOY A. MEJOS CLIFF EVANDER FORCADO March, 2013 Abstract Since 2001 it has been possible in the Netherlands for two men or two women to marry. There are certain differences, however, between same-sex...

    Civil union, Defense of Marriage Act, Homosexuality 1947  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine History with Backround of World War Ii

    History Main article: History of the Philippines Archeological discoveries show that humans existed in the Philippines around 40,000 years ago.[14] The Negritos, a pre-Mongoloid ethnic group that migrated from mainland Asia, settled in the islands about 30,000 years ago. Another ethnic group known as the Malay people, a group of Malayo-Polynesian speaking people originated from the populations of Taiwanese aborigines, and settled in the Philippines approximately 6,000 years ago. They would populate...

    Ferdinand Marcos, Manila, People Power Revolution 2177  Words | 6  Pages

  • Civil Code

    landowner’s application, the court may, after appropriate proceedings, direct the issuance of a certificate of title. . History of Land Laws i. Lynch Article  Spanish Era 2. The indigenous concept of ownership by occupation and cultivation was recognized early on by the Laws of the Indies which governed Spanish possessions in the Philippines and elsewhere. 3. Royal Decree stated that “justified long and continuous possession by the natives qualified them for title to their cultivated land...

    Land registration, Land tenure, Ownership 5041  Words | 17  Pages

  • Common Civil Code in India

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