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Article 130 Revised Penal Code Philippines

Article 130 Revised Penal Code

Article 130 of the Revised Penal Code is about Searching domicile without witnesses. It is under Chapter One (Arbitrary Detention Or Expulsion, Violation Of Dwelling, Prohibition, Interruption, And Dissolution Of Peaceful Meetings And Crimes Against Religious Worship) of Title Two (Crimes Against The Fundamental Laws Of The State) of the Code.

Searching domicile without witnesses

The penalty of arresto mayor in its medium and maximum periods shall be imposed upon a public officer or employee who, in cases where a search is proper, shall search the domicile, papers or other belongings of any person, in the absence of the latter, any member of his family, or in their default, without the presence of two witnesses residing in the same locality.

See also: Article 129 Revised Penal Code

See also  Article 189 Revised Penal Code Philippines

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