The Revised Penal Code: Book One. Robbery in an uninhabited place or in a private building. Perpetual or temporary special disqualification: The deprivation of the office, employment, profession or calling affected; The disqualification for holding similar offices or employments either perpetually or during the term of the sentence according to the extent of such disqualification. Law governing cockfighting and cockpits, now governed by Art. "If the offender shall voluntarily release the person so kidnapped or detained within three (3) days from the commencement of the detention, without having attained the purpose intended, and before the institution of criminal proceedings against him, the penalty shall be prisión mayor in its minimum and medium periods and a fine not exceeding One hundred thousand pesos (₱100,000).". Article 148 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: "Art. Orders or requests by executive officers to any judicial authority. "This provision is applicable to experts, arbitrators and private accountants who, in like manner, shall take part in any contract or transaction connected with the estate or property in appraisal, distribution or adjudication of which they shall have acted, and to guardians and executors with respect to the property belonging to their wards or estate.". 358. 312. Article 285 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: "Art. 3. Destroying or damaging statues, public monuments or paintings. "3rd. Occupation of real property or usurpation of real rights in property. Forging treasury or bank notes or other documents payable to bearer; Importing, and uttering such false or forged notes and documents - The forging or falsification of treasury or bank notes or certificates or other obligations and securities payable to bearer and the importation and uttering in connivance with forgers or importers of such false or forced obligation or notes shall be punished as follows: "1. 151. Section 71. By means of any of the following false pretenses or fraudulent acts executed prior to or simultaneously with the commission of the fraud: "(a) By using fictitious name, or falsely pretending to possess power, influence, qualifications, property, credit, agency, business or imaginary transactions, or by means of other similar deceits. "4. "(c) Collecting or receiving, directly or indirectly, by way of payment or otherwise things or objects of a nature different from that provided by law. Article 29 of the Revised Penal Code is hereby amended to read as follows: Useful reference to The Revised Penal Code of the Philippines (Act No. Article 268 of the same Act, as amended by Republic Act No. Other similar coercions; (Compulsory purchase of merchandise and payment of wages by means of tokens. 37, 6767 (september 11, 2017); manila bulletin, business mirror, september 1, 2017 [ republic act no. If any closed or sealed receptacle, as mentioned in the preceding paragraph, has been removed, even if the same be broken open elsewhere. For purposes of this section, and elsewhere when cited, a public officer is a anyone who takes part in public functions of the government of the Philippines. Any person who, to the damage of a third party, or with the intent to cause such damage, shall in any private document commit any of the acts of falsification enumerated in the next preceding article; and, "3. "The penalty of arresto mayor shall be imposed upon any person who in any meeting, association, or public place, shall make any outcry tending to incite rebellion or sedition or in such place shall display placards or emblems which provoke a disturbance of the public order. The penalty of reclusion temporal, if the defendant in said case shall have been sentenced to death; "2. False testimony favorable to the defendant. GENERAL PROVISIONS REGARDING THE DATE OF ENFORCEMENT AND APPLICATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CODE, AND REGARDING THE OFFENSES, THE PERSONS LIABLE AND THE PENALTIES. The authors of obscene literature, published with their knowledge in any form; the editors publishing such literature; and the owners/operators of the establishment selling the same; "b. The Cabinet of Ministers on Monday (14) approved the proposal made by Minister of Justice Ali Sabry to amend the fines stipulated in the Penal Code, The Morning learnt. Abortion practiced by a physician or midwife and dispensing of abortives. Rather than engage in a wholesale codification of all penal laws in the Philippines, the committee instead revised the old Penal Code and included all other penal laws only insofar as they related to the Penal Code. Chapter One, Title Three of the Revised Penal Code is hereby further amended by adding a new article as follows: "Art. Making any alteration or intercalation in a genuine document which changes its meaning; "7 issuing in an authenticated form a document purporting to be a copy of an original document when no such original exists, or including in such a copy a statement contrary to, or different from, that of the genuine original; or. 3815, as amended) by Philippines (Republic)., 1968, [Central Book Supply, inc.] edition, in English - 4th ed. "The same penalty shall be imposed upon any ecclesiastical minister who shall commit any of the offenses enumerated in the preceding paragraphs of this article, with respect to any record or document of such character that its falsification may affect the civil status of persons.". The new Code was drafted by a committee created in 1927, and headed by Judge Anacleto Díaz, who would later serve on the Supreme Court. 148. Abandoning a minor. Section 94. Any person who shall maliciously publish or cause to be published any official resolution or document without proper authority or before they have been published officially; or, "4. BOOK ONE . 3815 December 8, 1930 The Revised Penal Code of the Philippines Preliminary Article — This law shall be known as "The Revised Penal Code." - Any public officer who, before the question of, jurisdiction is decided, shall continue any proceeding after having been lawfully required to refrain from so doing, shall be punished by arresto mayor and a fine not exceeding One hundred thousand pesos (₱100,000).". 315. Section 11. "8. ", "The penalty of arresto mayor shall be imposed upon any private person who shall falsify a certificate falling within the classes mentioned in the two (2) preceding subdivisions.". Section 70. 3815, Otherwise Known As The Revised Penal Code, As Amended,", the following Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) are hereby promulgated: RULE I GENERAL PROVISIONS Section 1. Section 75. Article 288 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: "Art. Prohibited publication of acts referred to in the course of official proceedings. Unlawful arrest. The penalty of prisión mayor, if the defendant shall have been sentenced to reclusion temporal or reclusion perpetua; "3. - Any person who shall give false testimony against the defendant in any criminal case shall suffer: "1. "(b) By altering the quality, fineness or weight of anything pertaining to his art or business. — The provisions of Articles 196, 197, 198 and 199 of the Revised Penal Code, as amended, Republic Act No. Other forms of trespass. Delay in the delivery of detained persons to the proper judicial authorities. "2nd. - This Act shall take effect within fifteen (15) days after its publication in at least two (2) newspapers of general circulation. Arrangement of Sections. Section 93. - The penalties of arresto mayor in tits medium period to prisión correccional in its minimum period, perpetual special disqualification and a fine not exceeding Two hundred thousand pesos (₱200,000), shall be imposed upon a public officer who, upon demand from competent authority, shall fail to lend his cooperation towards the administration of justice or other public service, if such failure shall result in serious damage to the public interest, or to a third party; otherwise, arresto mayor in its medium and maximum periods and a fine not exceeding One hundred thousand pesos (₱100,000) shall be imposed.". "The words obligation or security of the Philippines shall mean all bonds, certificates of indebtedness, national bank notes, coupons, Philippine notes, treasury notes, fractional notes, certificates of deposit, bills, checks, or drafts for money, drawn by or upon authorized officers of the Philippines, and other representatives of value, of whatever denomination, which have been or may be issued under any act of Congress. "5th. 3815) Features: -No internet connection required -Full-Text Search -Simple user interface -Requires Android 4.1 and up -As last amended by Republic Act No. Article 228 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: "Art. Through any of the following fraudulent means: "(a) By inducing another, by means of deceit, to sign any document. Alarms and scandals. The penalty of arresto menor or a fine not exceeding Forty thousand pesos (₱40,000) shall be imposed upon: "1. Law on Libel and threats to publish libel, etc., now provided for in Arts. - Any person who shall defraud another by any of the means mentioned hereinbelow shall be punished by: "1st. - The penalty of prisión correccional and a fine not exceeding One hundred thousand pesos (₱100,000) shall be imposed upon anyone who shall induce a minor to abandon the home of his parents or guardians or the persons entrusted with his custody. 166. 191, S. 1987. Section 22. 4203) The Indeterminate Sentence is composed of: 1. a maximum taken from the penalty imposable under the Penal Code (considering attendant circumstances) 2. a minimum taken from the penalty next lower to that fixed in the RPC. If none of these circumstances be present, the penalty of prisión correccional in its minimum period and a fine not exceeding One hundred thousand pesos (₱100,000) shall be imposed.". Using fictitious name and concealing true name. "The fine shall be graduated in such case by the value of the thing: Provided, That it shall not be leas than Ten thousand pesos (₱10,000).". 191, S. 1987. Article 312 of the same Act is hereby amended to read as follows: "Art. Section 35. "The penalty of arresto mayor and a fine not to exceed Forty thousand pesos (₱40,000) shall be imposed upon these person who in violation of the provisions contained in the last clause of Article 85, shall bury with pomp the body of a person who has been legally executed.". Article 365 of the same Act, as amended by Republic Act No. 3815, as amended up to EO no. 10951 - LAWPHiL CRIME is an act committed or omitted in violation of a public law forbidding of commanding it. The code classifies crimes into different titles, each divided to one or more chapters, all of these in Book Two of the code. 272 shall take effect thirty (30) days following its publication in the Official Gazzette) 48. a Penalty is Based and the Fines Imposed Under the Revised Penal Code, Amending for the Purpose Act No. Article 286 of the same Act, as amended by Republic Act No. Subsidiary Penalty. ... (As amended by R.A. 6968, approved October 24, 1990). "The failure of a public officer to have duly forthcoming any public funds or property with which he is chargeable, upon demand by any duly authorized officer, shall be prima facie evidence that he has put such missing funds or property to personal uses."<<. 3815 as Amended) History of the Revise Penal Code – (US vs. Tamparong, 31 Phil. 59, S. 1986 as Amended by Executive Order No. Failure of accountable officer to render accounts. 265. 271. 1. In such cases, and in connection with the accessory penalties which may be imposed and for the purpose of the other provisions of this Code, the penalty shall be termed prisión mayor or reclusion temporal, as the case may be. 280. Any person who by the same means, or by words, utterances or speeches shall encourage disobedience to the law or to the constituted authorities or praise, justify, or extol an, act punished by law; "3. Prisión correccional in its minimum and medium periods and a fine not to exceed Four hundred thousand pesos (₱400,000), if the counterfeited coins be any of the coinage of the Philippines. - Any public officer to whom the secrets of any private individual shall become known by reason of his office who shall reveal such secrets, shall suffer the penalties of arresto mayor and a fine not exceeding Two hundred thousand pesos (₱200,000).". 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