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Kinds of Legislative Power

Article Summary   by:leaderspress     Original Author: Philippine Law United
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4 Different kinds of legislative power

1. Original legislative power
2. Derivative legislative power
3. Constituent legislative power
4. Ordinary legislative power

2 Limitations to legislative power

1. Substantive limitations- the limitations is substantive because if the provision of the law will curtail constitutional rights, the same is unconstitutional

2. Procedural limitations- Even if the law does not violate constitutional provision but it is not passed and approved in accordance with the prescribed procedure, the same is questionable and it may not be given force and effect
Prohibition of Congress EBITAT
Expost facto law - (Sec 22 Article III)
Bill of attainder - ( Sec 22 Art III)
Impairment of the obligation of contract – ( sec 10 Art III)
Title of royalty or nobility (Sec 31 Art VI)
Appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court – ( Sec 30 Art VI)
Tax Exemption ( Sec 28[4] Art VI)

Can the Congress Amend, Modify and Repeal its own laws? Yes. The legislature has the power to amend, repeal or modify its own laws because there are no irrepealable laws.
Published: September 15, 2010   
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