ARTICLE XIV

GENERAL PROVISIONS

 

Section 156. This Organic Act shall be officially promulgated in Filipino and English and translated into the languages or dialects widely spoken in the autonomous region. In case of conflict, the English text shall prevail.

Section 157. For purposes of qualification for any elective or appointive public office in the Cordillera Autonomous Region, the person to be elected or appointed must have domiciled in the region for at least two (2) years immediately preceding the election or appointment.

Section 158. The Congress may, upon recommendation of the Regional Assembly, adopt a new name for the Cordillera Autonomous Region.

Section 159. The Regional Government shall have a regional emblem and hymn.