BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 163-A
AMENDING SECTION 2, SUB-PARAGRAPH (C) OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 163
WHEREAS, the Constitution does not prescribed the term of office of the Chairman and Members of the Commission on Human Rights unlike those of other Constitutional Commission;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, CORAZON C. AQUINO, President of the Philippines, do hereby order:
SECTION 1. Section 2, sub-paragraph (c) of Executive Order No. 163 is hereby amended to read as follows:
“The Chairman and Members of the Commission on Human Rights shall be appointed by the President. Their tenure in office shall be at the pleasure of the President.”
SECTION 2. This Executive Order shall take effect immediately.
Done in the City of Manila, this 30th day of June, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and eighty-seven.
(Sgd.) CORAZON C. AQUINO
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(Sgd.) JOKER P. ARROYO
Source: Presidential Management Staff
Office of the President of the Philippines. (1987). [Executive Order Nos. : 171-390]. Manila : Presidential Management Staff.