JUDGES, CLERKS OF COURT AND DEPUTY SHERIFFS OF ALL TRIAL COURTS
SECTION 22, RULE 39 AND SECTION 7, RULE 141 OF THE RULES OF COURT
IN ADM. MATTER NO. P-89-290 [OCA VS. RAMON G. ENRIQUEZ].
Attention is called
to a recent decision of the Court En Banc in "Office of the
Administrator, Complainant vs. Ramon G. Enriquez, Respondent"
Adm. Matter No. P-89-290, reiterating the provision of Section 22, Rule
39 of the Rules of Court which requires that the highest bidder in a
auction sale must produce the cash corresponding to the submitted bid
delivery to the judgment debtor, otherwise, failure to produce the cash
payment is equivalent to the refusal to pay and the Sheriff may again
the property to a highest bidder.cralaw
The Court also reiterated
that pursuant to Sec. 7, Rule 141, Sheriff’s fees must be collected on
all amounts received by the Sheriff in satisfaction of a judgment.cralaw
All Executive Judges
must monitor payment of all Sheriff’s fees.cralaw
is hereby enjoined.