He shall from time to time give to the Congress information of the state of the union, and recommend to their consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient; he may, on extraordinary occasions, convene both Houses, or either of them, and in case of disagreement between them, with respect to the time of adjournment, he may adjourn them to such time as he shall think proper; he shall receive ambassadors and other public ministers; he shall take care that the laws be faithfully executed, and shall commission all the officers of the United States.
It provided for the creation of a popularly elected Philippine Assemblyand specified that legislative power would be vested in Article ii of philippine constitutiions bicameral legislature composed of the Philippine Commission upper house and the Philippine Assembly lower house.
During the suspension of the privilege of the writ, any person thus arrested or detained shall be judicially charged within three days, otherwise he shall be released.
Provided, that he has been duly notified and his failure to appear is unjustifiable. The Philippines renounces war as an instrument of national policy, adopts the generally accepted principles of international law as part of the law of the land and adheres to the policy of peace, equality, justice, freedom, cooperation, and amity with all nations.
In case of Article ii of philippine constitutiions or rebellion, when the public safety requires it, he may, for a period not exceeding sixty days, suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus or place the Philippines or any part thereof under martial law.
The State shall ensure the autonomy of local governments. For that purpose, the Congress shall convene, if it is not in session, within forty-eight hours, in accordance with its rules and without need of call.
The President may call a special session at any time. The President shall have an official residence. No person shall be twice put in jeopardy of punishment for the same offense. The Congress shall provide a system for securing the secrecy and sanctity of the ballot as well as a system for absentee voting by qualified Filipinos abroad.
Such temporary assignment shall not exceed six months without the consent of the judge concerned. The free exercise and enjoyment of religious profession and worship, without discrimination or preference, shall forever be allowed.
No decision shall be rendered by any court without expressing therein clearly and distinctly the facts and the law on which it is based. It shall inculcate in the youth patriotism and nationalism, and encourage their involvement in public and civic affairs.
The Congress, voting jointly, by a vote of at least a majority of all its Members in regular or special session, may revoke such proclamation or suspension, which revocation shall not be set aside by the President.
Public office is a public trust. The president must take the following oath before becoming president: The right of the State to recover properties unlawfully acquired by public officials or employees, from them or from their nominees or transferees, shall not be barred by prescription, laches, or estoppel.
Command of military; Opinions of cabinet secretaries; Pardons[ edit ] Left to right: The salary of the Chief Justice and of the Associate Justices of the Supreme Court, and of judges of lower courts, shall be fixed by law. Whenever the President transmits to the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives his written declaration that he is unable to discharge the powers and duties of his office, and until he transmits to them a written declaration to the contrary, such powers and duties shall be discharged by the Vice-President as Acting President.
A case or matter is deemed submitted for decision or resolution upon the filing of the last pleading, brief, or memorandum required by the rules of the Commission or by the Commission itself.
Civilian authority is, at all times, supreme over the military. But if there should remain two or more who have equal votes, the Senate shall choose from them by ballot the Vice President. Unless otherwise provided by this Constitution or by law, any decision, order, or ruling of each Commission may be brought to the Supreme Court on certiorari by the aggrieved party within thirty days from receipt of a copy thereof.
Upon the last reading of a bill, no amendment thereto shall be allowed, and the vote thereon shall be taken immediately thereafter, and the yeas and nays entered in the Journal. The component cities and municipalities shall retain their basic autonomy and shall be entitled to their own local executive and legislative assemblies.
The State recognizes the role of women in nation-building, and shall ensure the fundamental equality before the law of women and men. The State recognizes the sanctity of family life and shall protect and strengthen the family as a basic autonomous social institution.
The State recognizes the role of women in nation-building, and shall ensure the fundamental equality before the law of women and men. The State shall pursue an independent foreign policy. The Supreme Court shall have the following powers: The President shall communicate his veto of any bill to the House where it originated within thirty days after the date of receipt thereof, otherwise, it shall become a law as if he had signed it.
The State affirms labor as a primary social economic force. Thus, inferior officers appointed by heads of departments who are not themselves removable at will by the President must be removable at will by the officers who appoint them. The convention was stained with manifest bribery and corruption.
The Vice-President may be appointed as a Member of the Cabinet. It shall keep the general accounts of the Government and, for such period as may be provided by law, preserve the vouchers and other supporting papers pertaining thereto.Article II: Declaration of Principles and State Policies Reviewer - Free download as Word Doc .doc), PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free.5/5(12).
No person except a natural born citizen, or a citizen of the United States, at the time of the adoption of this Constitution, shall be eligible to the office of President; neither shall any person be eligible to that office who shall not have attained to the age of thirty five years, and been fourteen Years a resident within the United States.
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Section 1. The Philippines is a democratic and republican State. Sovereignty resides in the people and all. Philippine Constitution - ARTICLE 2: DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES AND STATE POLICIES Principles SEC. 1.
The Philippines is a democratic and republican State. Philippine Information >> Basic Facts and Figures >> Philippine History. The Constitution of the Philippines (Filipino: Saligang Batas ng Pilipinas or Konstitusyon ng Pilipinas) is the constitution or supreme law of the Republic of the Philippines.
Its final draft was completed by the Constitutional Commission on October 12, and was ratified by. Read this summary of Article 2 of the Constitution to find out what the roles of the President are, as well as the Executive Branch. This is the second of a five-part series on the U.S.