This code establishes the system and defines powers of provincial, city, municipal and barangay governments in the philippines it provides for a more. For reference please refer to republic act no 7160: an act providing for a local government code of 1991 section 139 (b) every person .
Republic of the philippines congress of the philippines metro manila eighth congress republic act no 7160 october 10, 1991 setion 41(b) amended by ra. 337 local government code of 1991: republic act no 7160 changing policy frameworks overtime that broadens local autonomy landscape:.
7160 october 10, 1991 ( ) republic act no 7160 an act providing for a local. Amending for the purpose republic act no 7160, otherwise known as the local government code of 1991. The local government code of 1991 (republic act no 7160) effectively gave the barangay – the smallest political unit in the philippines – an identity, character.
Sec 424 of republic act no 7160, otherwise known as the local government code of 1991, is hereby amended to read as follows:”sec 424.
The new local government code (ra 7160) seeks to respond to this centuries- old secure foreign and local grants without approval from any national. Codification of laws is a common practice in the philippines many general areas of substantive law, such as criminal law, civil law and labor law are governed by legal codes contents 1 tradition of codification 2 codes in relation to republic acts 3 philippine of private law in the philippines, a republic act such as republic act no.
Pursuant to the mandate given by the constitution, congress enacted republic act no 7160, otherwise known as the local government code.