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Unformatted text preview: rm, 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 163 UST GOLDEN NOTES 2011 principles and policies for the general conduct of government and which, as the most immediate means of securing their adoption, regularly nominates and supports certain of its leaders and members as candidate in public office. To acquire juridical personality and to entitle it to rights and privileges granted to political parties, it must be registered with COMELEC. (Sec. 3 (c), R.A. 7941) Q: What is a sectoral party? A: A sectoral party refers to an organized group of citizens belonging to any of the sectors enumerated in Section 5, RA 7941 whose principal advocacy pertains to the special interest and concerns of their sector. (Sec. 3 (d), R.A. 7941) Q: What is a sectoral organization? A: A sectoral organization refers to a group of citizens or a coalition of groups of citizens who share similar physical attributes or characteristics, employment, interests or concerns. (Sec. 3 (e), R.A. 7941) Q: What are the grounds for the refusal and/or cancellation of registration of a political party? A: 1. It is a religious sect or denomination, organization or association, organized for religious purposes 2. It advocates violence or unlawful means to seek its goal 3. It is a foreign party or organization 4. It is receiving support from any foreign government, foreign political party, foundation, organization, whether directly or through any of its officers or members or indirectly through third parties for partisan election purposes 5. It violates or fails to comply with laws, rules or regulations relating to elections 6. It declares untruthful statements in its petition 7. It has ceased to exist for at least one (1) year; or 8. It fails to participate in the last two (2) p...
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