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.
Section 1. Section 2 of Republic Act No. 8953 is hereby amended to read as follows:”Sec. 2. The regular elections for the regional governor, vice governor and members of the regional legislative assembly of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) set forth under Republic Act No. 8953 is hereby reset to the second Monday of September 2001.”
Sec. 2. Section 3 of Republic Act No. 8953 is hereby further amended to read as follows:”Sec. 3. The term of office of the regional governor, regional vice governor and the members of the regional legislative assembly shall commence at noon of the 30th day of September 2001 next following their election and shall expire at noon of the 30th day of September three (3) years thereafter.”
Approved: 28 February 2001.