This is a victory for thousands of PIP and ESA claimants, and for anyone going through this process, who can go to the first stage of appealing a decision with more confidence that the reconsideration will be fair and impartial.
The move by the department to scrap the 80 per cent rejection rule will now mean that claimants who ask for a reconsideration will have their claim assessed on its merits, and will consider each individual and their personal circumstances.
In other words, any attempt or manifestation to implement the said decision on Marcos burial at the LNMB pending resolution of the motion for reconsideration may constitute contempt of court or could be subject to criminal or administrative sanctions to be imposed by the court,' he explained adding that with these jurisprudences, the status quo ante order previously issued in the Marcos case, which is likened to a TRO, is still valid and effective and the said decision, including the lifting of the status quo ante order, is not yet final and executory.
Macalintal said under the Rules of Court, petitioners have 15 days from their receipt of the decision to file the motion for reconsideration.
As the following two reconsiderations confirm, the critical spirit of scrutiny and evaluation has to be kept alive if we are not to disappear in the intellectual waste-lands.
The need to resist actively "the forces of disintegration" at every step of the way is an important lesson we learn from the two reconsiderations that follow in these pages of Modern Age, a conservative quarterly review troubled by the continuing consequences of a morality of drifting.
Caparas from May 1, 2016 to June 30, 2016 with respect to motions for reconsiderations of resolutions issued on petitions for review pursuant to Section 13 of Department Circular No.
The OSEC Docket Section is hereby directed to immediately turn-over all case records with motions for reconsideration filed by the party or parties aggrieved by the resolutions issued by Caparas to the Office of the Secretary,' the DO further stated.
The DAP cases are now the subject of motions for reconsideration
, including one filed by the House of Representatives," Sereno said.