Key Laws and Decrees on Graft and Corruption

  
·         1987 Constitution of the Philippines - Article XI – Accountability of Public Officials
·         Republic Act No 1379 - Declaring Forfeiture in Favor of the State
·         Republic Act No 3019 - Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act
·         Republic Act No 6770 - The Ombudsman Act of 1989
·         Administrative Order No 7 - Rules of Procedure of the Office of the Ombudsman
·         Administrative Order 2010 - Guidelines on the Instillation of Resident Ombudsman 2001
·         Republic Act of 6713 - Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees
·         Implementing Rules of Republic Act 6713 - Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees
·         Republic Act 7080 - An Act Defining and Penalizing the Crime of Plunder
·         Revised Penal Code (Title II) - Crimes Against the Fundamental Laws of the State
·         Revised Penal Code (Title VII) - Crimes Committed by Public Officers
·         Presidential Decree 46 - Making it punishable for Public Officials and Employees to receive, and for private persons, to give, gifts on any occasion, including Christmas
·         Presidential Decree 749 - Granting Immunity from Prosecution to Givers of Bribes and other Gifts and their Accomplices in Bribery, and Other Graft Cases Against Public Officers
·         Presidential Decree No 1606, as amended by RA No 7975 and RA No 8249, Revising A Special Court To Be Known as Sandiganbayan
·         Revised Internal Rules of the Sandiganbayan
·         The Government Procurement Reform Act
·         General Appropriations Act 2010