Republic of the Philippines

Election Laws

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9333

an act amending fixing the date or regular elections for elective officials of the autonomous region in muslim mindanao pursuant to republic act no. 9054, entitled "an act to strengthen and expand the organic act for the autonomous region in muslim mindanao, amending for the purpose republic act no. 6734, entitled an act providing for an organic act for the autonomous region in muslim mindanao, as amended"

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9189

the overseas absentee voting act of 2003

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9164

an act providing for synchronized barangay and sangguniang kabataan elections, amending republic act no. 7160, as amended, otherwise known as the "local government code of 1991", and for other purposes

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9369

amending ra 8436 an act amending republic act no. 8436, entitled “an act authorizing the commission on elections to use an automated election system in the may 11, 1998 national or local elections and in subsequent national and local electoral exercises, to encourage transparency, credibility, fairness and accuracy of elections, amending for the purpose batas […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9012

an act resetting the regular elections for elective officials of the autonomous region in muslim mindanao to the second monday of september 2001, amending for the purpose republic act no. 8953.

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9006

an act to enhance the holding of free, orderly, honest, peaceful and credible elections through fair election practices

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8953

an act resetting the regular elections for elective officials of the autonomous region in muslim mindanao to coincide with the general elections to be held on the second monday of may 2001.

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8753

an act resetting the regular elections for the elective officials of the autonomous region in muslim mindanao provided for under republic act no. 8746 and for other purposes. section 1. the regular elections for the regional governor, regional vice governor and members of the regional legislative assembly of the autonomous region in muslim mindanao set […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8746

an act providing for the date of the regular elections of regional governor, vice-governor and members of the regional legislative assembly of the autonomous region in muslim mindanao (armm) further amending for the purpose republic act no. 7647 entitled “an act providing for the date of regular elections for regional governor, regional vice-governor and members […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8436

an act authorizing the commission on elections to use an automated election system in the may 11, 1998 national or local elections and in subsequent national and local electoral exercises, providing funds therefor and for other purposes. section 1. declaration of policy. — it is the policy of the state to ensure free, orderly, honest, […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8295

an act providing for the proclamation of a lone candidate for any elective office in a special election, and for other purposes.   section 1. declaration of policy. — it is hereby declared the policy of the state to provide the people with adequate and constant governance and representation in public affairs. towards this end, […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8189

an act providing for a general registration of voters, adopting a system of continuing registration, prescribing the procedures thereof and authorizing the appropriation of funds therefor.   section 1. title. - this act shall be known as “the voter’s registration act of 1996.”   sec. 2. declaration of policy. - it is the policy of […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8046

an act authorizing the commission on elections to conduct a nationwide demonstration of a computerized election system and pilot-test it in the march 1996 elections in the autonomous region in muslim mindanao (armm) and for other purposes.   section 1. declaration of policy. - it is the policy of the state to ensure free, orderly, […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7491

an act providing for the election of party-list representatives through the party-list system, and appropriating funds therefor. be it enacted by the senate and house of representatives of the philippines in congress assembled: section 1. title. - this act shall be known as the “party-list system act”.   sec. 2. declaration of policy. - the […]

COMELEC RULES OF PROCEDURE

february 15, 1993 pursuant to section 6 of article ix-a and section 3 of article ix-c of the constitution of the republic of the philippines and the powers vested in it by existing laws, the commission on elections hereby promulgates the following rules governing pleadings, practice and procedure before it or any of its offices: […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7166

an act providing for synchronized national and local elections and for electoral reforms, authorizing appropriations therefor, and for other purposes.   section 1. statement of policy. - it is the policy of the state to synchronize elections so that there shall be simultaneous regular elections for national and local officials once every three (3) years. […]

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7056

an act providing for the national and local elections in 1992, paving the way for synchronized and simultaneous elections beginning 1995, and authorizing appropriations therefor.   section 1. statement of policy. - it is the policy of the state to start, as much as practicable, the synchronization of the elections so that the process can […]

BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 881

omnibus election code of the philippines december 3, 1985 article i. general provisions sec. 1. title. – this act shall be known and cited as the “omnibus election code of the philippines.”   sec. 2. applicability. - this code shall govern all election of public officers and, to the extent appropriate, all referenda and plebiscites. […]