Philippines Country Law Study

Last updated: 17 Jan 07 by twp

Last updated: 17 Jan 07 by twp

SOFA with U.S.: YES / Visiting Forces Agreement
— Philippine Supreme Court cases upholding the legality (and defining the scope) of the VFA:
— 1) Bayan v. Zamora, G.R. No. 138570. October 10, 2000
— 2) Lim v. Macapagal-Arroyo, G.R. No. 151445. April 11, 2002
ACSA Eligible: Yes
ACSA In Effect: Yes // Military Logistics Support Agreement / MLSA Implementing Agreement (no link available)
Claims Process: International Agreement Claims Act (refer to Visiting Forces Agreement Article VI)
State Party to Rome Treaty: No
Article 98 Agreement: Yes

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