PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 310 - AN ACT PUNISHING THE TRANSFER OF PRIVATE AGRICULTURAL LAND TO DISQUALIFIED PERSONS IN VIOLATION OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE PHILIPPINES
1. Penalty for violations. � Any person who, in his own behalf, or in
behalf and representation of a corporation or association, transfers or
assigns, or causes to be transferred or assigned, or cooperates in the
transfer or assignment, of private agricultural land to any other
person, corporation, or association not qualified to acquire or hold
land of the public domain in the Philippines, shall be punished by a
fine of not less than five hundred nor more than one thousand pesos, or
by imprisonment of from six months to one year, or both in the
discretion of the court.
Section2. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Approved: June 9, 1938.