Posts Tagged ‘extended voters registration’
Comelec reopens voter’s registration Monday
December 18, 2009 16:03:00
MANILA, Philippines—The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has extended for five more days the voters’ registration starting Monday, Comelec commissioner Rene Sarmiento said Friday.
This after the Supreme Court granted the Kabataan party-list’s petition for extension of registration until January 9 to accommodate first time voters. Read the rest of this entry »
By Anna Valmero
First Posted 15:08:00 12/16/2009
Filed Under: Elections, Eleksyon 2010
MANILA, Philippines—Following the Supreme Court ruling that extends the voters’ registration to January 9, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) will start accepting voter applications next week, a poll official said Wednesday.
Comelec commissioner Rene Sarmiento told INQUIRER.net that based on preliminary discussions of the en banc regarding the ruling, the extended voters’ registration will run from Mondays to Fridays between 8a.m. to 5p.m. Read the rest of this entry »
Comelec extends voters’ registration hours
October 21, 2009 13:18:00
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) will extend the hours for voters’ registration nationwide starting this Thursday until the end of the month to accommodate the surge of “last-minute” registrants, a spokesman said.
Registration from October 22 to 30 will be from 8 a.m. up to 9 p.m. – four hours more than the original period of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., said Comelec spokesman James Jimenez. Read the rest of this entry »