Republic Act No. 10

Republic Act No. 10  (1946) 
Republic of the Philippines
AN ACT PENALIZING USURPATION OF PUBLIC AUTHORITY
Abbreviation RA 10
Short name no value
Main subject identity theft
Approved on 5 August 1946
Table of contents  
Sec. 1 Sec. 2
 


Republic of the Philippines
Congress of the Philippines
Metro Manila






[ Republic Act No. 10 ]
AN ACT PENALIZING USURPATION OF PUBLIC AUTHORITY


Section 1.

Any person who, with or without pretense of official position, shall perform any act pertaining to the Government, or to any person in authority or public officer, without being lawfully entitled to do so, shall be punished with imprisonment for not less than two years nor more than ten years.

Section 2.

This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

Approved: August 5, 1946
 

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