GUN BAN BASIC INFORMATION
PERIOD OF THE BAN: April 14, 2018 up to May 21, 2018
Unless authorized by the CBFSP, the following are the Prohibited Acts during the election period:
-To carry firearms and deadly weapons outside residence or place of business, and in all public places.
-To engage the services of security personnel
-To transport firearms and explosives, including its spare parts and components
-Imprisonment from 1 to 6 years;
-Permanent disqualification from public office and loss of right to vote;
-Deportation for foreigners, but only after prison term is served;
-Cancellation of and/or perpetual disqualification to secure license or; permit;
WHO MAY BEAR, CARRY, OR TRANSPORT FIREARMS OR DEADLY WEAPONS?
Listed under Rule III, Section 6 of COMELEC Resolution 10197 are the persons who may be authorized to bear, carry or transport Firearms or other Deadly Weapons during the Election Period.