Comelec grants registration to 53 new PL groups

Published October 25, 2021, 5:46 PM

by Leslie Ann Aquino

Fifty-three new party-list groups have been granted registration by the Commission on Elections (Comelec).

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Based on the list released by the poll body on Monday the groups granted registration for the May 2022 polls as of Oct. 20, 2021 are:

Photo courtesy Comelec

The Comelec also released the list of registered or existing partylist groups.

Among the 118 registered partylist groups are ACT-CIS, Bayan Muna, Ako Bicol, Cibac, Gabriela, Buhay, Duterte Youth, OFW Family and Kabataan to mention a few.

Under the Party-List System Law, any organized group of persons may register with the Comelec as a party, organization, or coalition for purposes of the party-list system.

During the filing of certificates of candidacy (COCs) and certificates of nomination and acceptance (CONA) held from Oct. 1 to 8 for next year’s polls, a total of 270 party-list organizations filed their list of nominees.

 
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