Lidasan vs . Comelec
GRMS NO . L-280892
Petioner: ENDAST LIDASAN
The Chief Executive signed your house Bill 1247 which is at this point known to be Republic Act 4790, " A great Act Creating the Municipality of Dianaton inside the Province of Lanao del SurвЂќ. These kinds of new Municipality includes 21 years old barrios, on the lookout for of which will be from Lanao del En allant sur, and the additional 12 will be from Cotabato. (From Lanao: Kapatagan, Bongabong, Aipang, Dagowan, Bakikis, Bungabung, Losain, Matimos, and Magolatung and Via Cotabato: Togaig, Madalum, Bayanga, Langkong, Sarakan, Kat-bo, Digakapan, Magabo, Tangabao, Tiongko, Colodan, and Kabamawakan). The Comelec, prompted by coming political election adopted the resolution which gives for the barrios that is to be included in Lanao del En deambulant. Apprised at this time happening, the Office of the Chief executive, through the Helper Executive Secretary, recommended for the Comelec the said image resolution be hung until clarified by the fixing legislation. However the Comelec stood by its very own interpretation, and declared which the RA 4790 should be executed unless reported unconstitutional by Supreme Court docket.
This occasions triggered the initial action pertaining to certiorari and prohibition submitted by Bara Lidasan, a resident and taxpayer in the detached portion of Parang Cotabato, and an experienced voter pertaining to the 1967 elections. Impacted by the rendering of RA 4790, Lidasan now queries the constitutionality of the said Act.
Is Republic Act 4790 valid given that such Action creates a Municipality which includes barrios from another province.
RA 4790 is reported NULL and VOID.
1 . Constitutional requirement " no bill which may be passed into rules shall take hold of more than one subject matter which should be expressed in the title in the billвЂќ. This kind of provision imposes limitations upon the legal power. a. Congress should be to refrain from conglomeration, under a single statute, of heterogenous subject matter.
b. В The title from the bill will be...