CIRCULAR NO. 1-99
AND EMPLOYEES OF THE JUDICIARY
DIGNITY OF COURTS AS TEMPLES OF JUSTICE AND PROMOTING RESPECT FOR THEIR
OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES.
of justice, their dignity and sanctity must, at all times, be preserved
and enhanced. In inspiring public respect for the justice system, court
officials and employees must:chanroblesvirtuallawlibrary
committing any act which would constitute grounds for disciplinary
under, as the case may be, the Canons of Judicial Ethics; Code of
Conduct; and Section 46, Chapter 7, Subtitle A, Title I, Book V of the
Administrative Code of 1987 (Executive Order No. 292); and
with the Norms of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials
Employees (R. A. No. 6713).
the public trust character of their offices.
official time. As punctuality is virtue, absenteeism and tardiness are
and properly attired.
(5) Keep the
and court premises tidy at all times.
offices as residence or for any other purpose than for courts of
the following to be done within the premises of the court: gambling,
drinking of alcoholic beverages or any other form of improper or
take effect on 1 February 1999. The Office of the Court Administrator
ensure its proper observance by all concerned.
G. DAVIDE, JR.
15 January 1999.