PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7808 - AN ACT RESETTING THE ELECTIONS OF SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN OFFICIALS TO THE FIRST MONDAY OF MAY 1996, AND EVERY THREE (3) YEARS THEREAFTER, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE Sec. 532(a) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991"
1. Sec. 532(a) of Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise
known as the Local Government Code of 1991, is hereby amended to read
"Sec. 532. Elections for the Sangguniang Kabataan. -
"(a) The first elections for the sangguniang kabataan to be conducted under this Code shall be held thirty (30) days after the next local elections: provided, that, the regular elections for the sangguniang kabataan shall be held on the first Monday of May 1996: provided, further, that the succeeding regular elections for the sangguniang kabataan shall be held every three (3) years thereafter: provided, finally, that the national, special metropolitan, provincial, city and municipal federations of the sangguniang kabataan shall conduct the election of their respective officers thirty (30) days after the May 1996 sangguniang kabataan elections on dates to be scheduled by the Commission on Elections.
"The conduct of the sangguniang kabataan elections shall be under the supervision of the Commission on Elections.
"The Omnibus Election Code shall govern the elections of the sangguniang kabataan."
Sec. 2. All laws, decrees, orders or administrative rules and regulations or any part thereof which may be inconsistent with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed, amended or modified accordingly.
Sec. 3. This Act shall take effect immediately after its publication in at least two (2) national newspapers of general circulation.
Approved: September 2, 1994