OFFICE OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE
EXECUTIVE COMMISSION
MALACAÑAN PALACE

BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 112

AMENDING SECTION 61-A OF THE INSURANCE ACT SO AS TO REDUCE THE MINIMUM TIME LIMIT FOR BRINGING SUIT UNDER ANY INSURANCE POLICY TO THREE MONTHS.

Pursuant to the authority conferred upon me as Head of the Central Administrative Organization by Order No. 1 in connection with Order No. 3 of the Commander-in-Chief of the Imperial Japanese Forces in the Philippines and in accordance with Instruction No. 124, dated December 11, 1942, of the Director General of the Military Administration, and upon the recommendation of the Executive Commission, section 61-A of Act No. 2427, commonly known as the Insurance Act, is hereby amended to read as follows:

“SEC. 61-A. Any condition, stipulation or agreement in any policy of insurance, limiting the time for commencing an action thereunder to a period of less than three months from the time when the cause of action accrues, is void.”

This Order shall take effect upon its promulgation.

Done in the City of Manila, Philippines, this 16th day of December, 1942.

(Sgd.) JORGE B. VARGAS
Chairman of the Executive Commission

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library