Section 7 of the Cadastral Act (Act No. ) provides: Sec. 7. Upon the receipt of the order of the court setting the time for initial hearing of the. Cadastral Act, Act was enacted on February 11, mandated the Director of Lands to order the conduct of a land survey that covers an entire. This is borne out by the provisions of sections 6 of Act No. , known as the Cadastral Act, and by those of section of the Land Registration Act, according.

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The Cadastral Act (Act. no. 2259)

The question to be considered and decided in this appeal is whether, after the issuance of an original certificate of title to a land in a cadastral xadastral in favor of two co-owners, one of them may ask for the the subdivision of the acf in the same cadastral case, or whether he should bring a separate action for partition as was decided by the appellant order sustaining the contention of the other co-owner.

Upon the foregoing facts and the law applicable to the case, the Court of First Instance of Pampanga absolved the Pampanga Sugar Mills from the complaint by its decision of August 24,which is now the subject matter of the present appeal.

Any heir or devisee who, under a final judgment rendered in an action brought under this section, pays more than his proportionate share of the ccadastral of the estate shall, with reference to the excess, be subrogated to the rights of the creditors under such judgment against each of the other heirs or devisees to the extent of their respective proportionate shares of the debts so paid by him: Their motion for reconsideration having been denied by the CA in its equally challenged Resolution of July 20,petitioners are now with this Court via the present recourse on their principal submission that the CA committed reversible error in ruling that the trial court did not acquire jurisdiction over the case on account of their failure to present proof of publication of the Notice of Initial Hearing.

When the value of the property exceeds fifty pesos but does not exceed two hundred pesos, one peso. Before making the partition, the commissioners shall take and subscribe an oath before any officer authorized to administer oaths, that they will faithfully perform their duties as such commissioners, which oath shall be filed in court with the proceedings in the case. The Act applies to the entire country.


Their argument that the instant case is a mere continuation of the proceedings in Cadastral Case No. In all proceedings under this Act, the fees of the several registers of deeds for the making and entering of a certificate of title, including the issue of one duplicate certificate, and for the registration of the same, including the entering, indexing, filing, and attesting thereof, shall be as follows and no other fees shall be lawful: No appearance for other parties.


Collection 4 — Health Sciences. In Director of Lands, et al. Private surveyors employed in making survey as hereinabove contemplated shall be subject to the regulations of the Bureau of Lands in respect to such surveys and shall execute the same in accordance with current instructions relative thereto as issued by the Director of Lands. This has nothing to do with “the termination of registered real rights or the creation of new real rights”, as the majority states.

Balbino Gabutan for appellee. Aside from this, the commotion caused by the survey and a trial affecting ordinarily many people, together with the presence of strangers in the community, should serve to put all those affected on their guard. This again is judicial action, although to a less degree than the first.


This latter decree contains the technical description of the land and may not be issued until a considerable time after the promulgation of the judgment. When the value of property does not exceed fifty pesos, fifty centavos.

Balbino Gabutan opposed the motion, impugning the jurisdiction of the court to take cognizance thereof, contending that an action for partition should be brought for the purpose under section 84 of Act No.

The amount of the costs of the proceeding so taxes shall be for all services rendered by the General Land Registration Office and the clerk or his deputies in each cadastral proceeding, and the expense cadatral publication, mailing, and posting notices, as well as the notices of the decision and the order apportioning the costs shall be borne by the General Land Registration Office. If, in any registration proceeding involving such survey, the court shall find the boundary line designated by an adverse claimant to be incorrect and that designated by the applicant to be correct, the expense of making any extra survey over that required by the applicant shall be assessed by the court as cost against the adverse claimant.

The court may cause csdastral or further notice of the petition to be given in such manner and to such persons as it may deem proper.


As the law csdastral, the judicial decree when final is the base of the certificate of title. Orders of default and confession shall also be entered in the same manner as in ordinary cases in cases in the same court and shall have the same effect. In time, the Republic, represented by the Office of the Solicitor General, went on appeal to the CA on the sole jurisdictional issue of whether the trial court erred in proceeding with the hearing of the case despite petitioners failure to prove the publication of the Notice of Initial Hearing in the Office Gazette.

On October 14,the 7 th MCTC of Atimonan-Plaridel issued an Order admitting petitioners aforementioned Answer, setting it for hearing acg directing the posting of said Order in conspicuous places. In case of the death of any judge, who may have begun the trial of an action brought under the provisions of this Act, before the termination of the trial or in case of his inability for any other reason to terminate such trial, the Secretary of Justice may designate another judge to complete the trial and to decide the case.


The Cadastral Act (Act. no. ) :: Collection 6 – Filipiniana Theses and Dissertations

Sections 19 to 24 of the Cadastral Act read as follows: All conflicting interests shall be adjudicated by the court and decrees awarded in favor of the persons entitled to the lands or the various parts thereof, and such decrees, when final, shall be the basis for original certificates of title in favor of said persons which shall have the same effect as certificates of title granted on application for registration of land under the Land Registration Act, and except as herein otherwise provided all of the provisions of said Land Registration Act, as now amended, and as it hereafter may be amended, shall be applicable to proceedings under this Act, and to the titles and certificates of title granted or issued hereunder.

So a registered owner holding separate certificates for several distinct parcels may surrender them, and with like approval, take out a single duplicate certificate for the whole land, or several certificates for the different portions thereof.

The amount thus taxed against each of the lots or parcels of land shall be considered a special assessment of taxes against the respective parcels, shall constitute a first lien upon the land, and shall be collected by the Director of Lands or his duly authorized representatives in equal installments within a period of five years, bearing interest at the rate of six per centum per annum.

In these circumstances, “pursuant to the provisions of section 39 of Act No. City of Manila, 29 Phil.

Cadastral Survey prepatory to filing of petition. Cadastrl the parcel is recorded cadaetral the Land Register, it may be deleted in the cadastre only if it is simultaneously deleted in the Land Register.

The circumstance that the lot sought to be subdivided is the common property in equal parts of two co-owners, does not, in our opinion, bring the present case outside the purview of the said section 44 of the Land Registration Act; because of the said section were not applicable to the case at bar, we would come to the conclusion that a co-owner is not entitled to ask for the partition of a land owned in common by several, or that the co-owner is forever 2259 to remain as such.