- Collection and Payment of Motion for Postponement
- OCA Circular No. 130-06
August 29, 2006
OCA CIRCULAR NO. 130-06
|TO||:||All Executive/Presiding Judges and Clerks of Court/Accountable Officers/Branch Clerks of Court, Officer-in-Charge of the First and Second Level Courts|
|SUBJECT||:||Collection and Payment of Motion for Postponement|
This Office has been receiving queries on the payment of motion for postponement which has been perceived by some party litigants and lawyers as one of those suspended in a Resolution issued by the Court En Banc dated September 21, 2004 in
Considering that motion for postponement is not a new item and had been previously implemented under amended Rule 141 of the
Only the new rates prescribed in the Amended Rule 141 of the
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"That for the first postponement, the fee to be collected is one hundred pesos (P100.00); one hundred fifty pesos (P150.00) for the second postponement; two hundred pesos (P200.00) for the third; two hundred fifty pesos (P250.00) for the fourth, and so forth. " DTSaIc
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Any uncollected amounts of motion for postponements shall be deemed lien on the judgment and shall be payable to the Court concerned.
For strict compliance.
(SGD.) CHRISTOPHER O. LOCK