The Supreme Court Rules of Procedure for Environmental Cases

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What rules of procedure govern environmental cases in the Philippines? The rules of procedure that govern environmental cases in the Philippines are the Rules of Procedure for Environmental Cases. It provides for the procedure to implement existing laws that relate to the conservation, development, preservation, protection, and utilization of the environment and natural resources.

The Supreme Court promulgated the Rules of Procedure for Environmental Cases that will serve as a significant catalyst in support of sweeping and far-reaching reforms in environmental litigation and protection. The Rules are the first of its kind in the world.

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What rules of procedure govern environmental cases in the Philippines? The rules of procedure that govern environmental cases in the Philippines are the Rules of Procedure for Environmental Cases. It provides for the procedure to implement existing laws that relate to the conservation, development, preservation, protection, and utilization of the environment and natural resources.

The Supreme Court promulgated the Rules of Procedure for Environmental Cases that will serve as a significant catalyst in support of sweeping and far-reaching reforms in environmental litigation and protection. The Rules are the first of its kind in the world.

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Source JournalMindanao Law Journal
Journal VolumeMindanao Law Journal Vol. 5 No. 5
AuthorsJeffrey Jefferson Y. Coronel
Page Count4
Place of PublicationDavao City
Original Publication DateJanuary 1, 2014
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