- Postponement of Sangguniang Kabataan Elections to the Last Monday of October 2016
- Republic Act No. 10656
March 25, 2015
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10656
AN ACT POSTPONING THE SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS TO THE LAST MONDAY OF OCTOBER 2016, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9164, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED "AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SYNCHRONIZED BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS, AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, ODE OF 1991', AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"
SECTION 1. Section 1 of
"Section 1. Date of Election. There shall be synchronized barangay and sangguniang kabataan elections which shall be held on July 15, 2002. Subsequent synchronized barangay and sangguniang kabataan elections shall be held on the last Monday of October 2007 and every three (3) years thereafter: Provided, That the sangguniang kabataan elections on October 28, 2013 shall be postponed to the last Monday of October 2016."
SECTION 2. The Commission on Elections and the Department of the Interior and Local Government shall promulgate such rules and regulations necessary to implement this Act within thirty (30) days after its effectivity.
SECTION 3. All laws, decrees, executive orders, rules and regulations or parts thereof inconsistent with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed or modified accordingly.
SECTION 4. This Act shall take effect upon its publication in the Official Gazette or in a newspaper of general circulation.
Approved: March 25, 2015. ICcaST