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Principle of statutory construction states that where there are two statutes applicable to a particular case, that which is specially intended for the said case must prevail

On various occasions, the Court has ruled on the primacy of special laws and of their implementing regulations over the Administrative Code of 1987 in settling controversies specifically subject of these special laws. For instance, in Hon. Joson v. Exec. … Continue reading

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