THE COURT OF APPEALS, SANDIGANBAYAN, COURT OF TAX APPEALS, REGIONAL
COURTS, SHARI’AH DISTRICT COURTS, METROPOLITAN TRIAL COURTS, MUNICIPAL
TRIAL COURTS IN CITIES, MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURTS, MUNICIPAL CIRCUIT TRIAL
COURTS AND SHARI’AH CIRCUIT COURTS
SECTION 18-A, AMENDMENT TO RULE 141.
For the information
and guidance of all concerned , quoted hereunder is the Resolution of
Court En Banc in Adm. Matter No. 93-2-036-SC.- Re: Proposed
to Rule 141 [Legal Fees] dated February 16, 1993, to wit:chanroblesvirtuallawlibrary
Re: Proposed amendment to Rule 141 [Legal Fees]. - In
view of the
provision of Rep. Act 7309 establishing the Board of Claims for
who may have suffered unlawful imprisonment or violations, the Court
to APPROVE the proposed amendment to Rule 141 by adding Sec. 18-A as
addition to the fees imposed in the preceding sections, a
fee of five ]
P5.00] pesos pursuant to Rep. Act No.
shall be assessed and collected for the filing of every complaint or
initiating an ordinary civil action, or special proceedings in the
courts including civil actions impliedly instituted with criminal
under Rule 111, Revised Rules on Criminal Procedure where a filing fee
is likewise collected. All sums collected shall be remitted to the
of Justice every quarter by the Clerk of Court concerned.’
collection of this
fee shall begin fifteen  days after the publication of the proposed
amendment as published in a newspaper of general circulation."
was published in the Manila Bulletin on March 24, 1993.
April 23, 1993.