16 artviisuchas a chairmen and members of the csc

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Unformatted text preview: wise provided in the Constitution (e.g. VP can be appointed as a Cabinet Member; Sec. of Justice sits on Judicial and Bar Council) b. The positions are ex‐officio and they do not receive any salary or other emoluments therefor (e.g. Sec. of Finance is head of Monetary Board) 3. Shall not practice, directly or indirectly, any other profession during their tenure 4. Shall not participate in any business 5. Shall not be financially interested in any contract with, or in any franchise, or special privilege granted by the Government, including GOCCs 6. Shall avoid conflict of interest in conduct of office 7. Shall avoid nepotism (Sec. 13, Art. VII) Note: The spouse and relatives by consanguinity or affinity within the 4th civil degree of the President shall not, during his tenure, be appointed as: a. Members of the Constitutional Commissions b. Office of the Ombudsman c. Secretaries d. Undersecretaries e. Chairmen or heads of bureaus or offices, including GOCCs and their subsidiaries If the spouse, etc., was already in any of the above offices at the time before his/her spouse ACADEMICS CHAIR: LESTER JAY ALAN E. FLORES II U N I V E R S I T Y O F S A N T O T O M A S VICE CHAIRS FOR ACADEMICS: KAREN JOY G. SABUGO & JOHN HENRY C. MENDOZA Facultad de Derecho Civil VICE CHAIR FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE: JEANELLE C. LEE VICE CHAIRS FOR LAY‐OUT AND DESIGN: EARL LOUIE M. MASACAYAN & THEENA C. MARTINEZ 45 UST GOLDEN NOTES 2011 became President, he/she may continue in office. What is prohibited is appointment and reappointment, not continuation in office. Spouses, etc., can be appointed to the judiciary and as ambassadors and consuls. Q: Christian, the Chief Presidential Legal Counsel (CPLC), was also appointed as Chairman of the PCGG. May the two offices be held by the same person? A: No. The two offices are incompatible. Without question, the PCGG is an agency under the Executive Department. Thus, the actions of the PCGG Chairman are subject to the review of the CPLC. (Public Interest Group v. Elma, G.R. No. 138965, June 30, 2006) POWERS OF THE PRESIDENT a. EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE POWERS IN GE...
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