REGIONA TRIAL COURT Tuguegarao City Second Judicial Region Tuguegarao City, Cagayan
RE: CORRECTION OF ENTRY IN THE CERTIFICATE OF LIVE BONG NAVARRO KEPT IN THE OFFICE OF THE LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRAR OF TUGUEGARAO CITY, Petitioner,
SPL. PROC. NO.___________
- versus – FLOR DE LIZA, IN HER CAPACITY AS THE LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRAR OF TUGUEGARAO CITY Respondent,
PETITION COMES NOW, petitioner, BONG NAVARRO, by and through the undersigned counsel, and unto this Honorable Court, respectfully alleges:
1. That petitioner is of legal age, Filipino, single, and now a resident of Carig Sur Tuguegarao, Cagayan; while respondent is impleaded in her capacity as the incumbent Municipal Civil Registrar of Tuguegarao, Cagayan, with office address
Hall, Tuguegarao City where she maybe served with court processes; 2. That the fact of birth of the petitioner, BONG NAVARRO is duly registered in the Registry Books of Live birth of the Local Civil Registrars evidenced by his Authenticated Certificate of Live Birth, issued by the National Statistics Office, photocopy of which is hereto attached and marked as Annex “A”, of this petition; 3. That as appearing in Annex “A”, the date of birth and gender of petitioner were erroneously registered therein on October 27 1985, which should correctly be registered as October 07,1985, as utilized by him in almost all of his pertinent documents hereto presented, consisting of her SECONDARY STUDENT’S PERMANENT RECORD, CERTIFICATE OF BAPTISM, HIGHSCHOOL ID, VOTER’S ID, SCHOOL ID, marked as Annexes “B”, “C”, “D”, “E” and “F”, respectively, clearly reflecting therein that the date of birth and gender of Bong Navarro must be corrected accordingly;
4. That it was also appearing in Annex “A”, GENDER, “sex item” of petitioner was registered as “FEMALE”, which is erroneous, the same should correctly be registered therein as “MALE”, the latter being his true and correct gender, and to prove the same, attached hereto and marked as Annex “G” is the Certification issued by Dra. Pat Ricka, Municipal Health Officer of the Municipal Health Office of Tuguegarao City, certifying therein that the gender of petitioner is “MALE” and not “FEMALE”, hence, such error must also be corrected accordingly; 5. That such discrepancy greatly affects the personal data of petitioner, and in order to avoid confusion and to remedy the problem, herein petitioner, BONG NAVARRO, humbly desires for the correction of his erroneous birth date and erroneous gender registered in his Authenticated Birth Certificate (Annex “A”) from “October 27,1985” to “October 07,1985” and from “FEMALE” to “MALE”;
PR AYE R WHEREFORE, after due trial, it is respectfully prayed of this Honorable Court, that an order be issued: Directing the Local Civil Registrar of Tuguegarao City to cause to be made the correction of the erroneous birth date of petitioner, as appearing in his Authenticated Certificate of Live Birth (Annex “A”) from “October 27, 1985” to “October 07, 1985”, and his erroneous gender, from “FEMALE” to “MALE”, as petitioned herein, upon payment of the fees required/prescribed by law in the premises.
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- December 13, 2014
ATTY. KIMBERLEY DELA CRUZ- MATAMMU Carig Sur, Tuguegarao City Attorney’s Roll No. 54654 IBP No. 927307, Cagayan 1-2913 PTR No.3202399, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, 1-21-13 MCLE Compliance No. 1110016263, 05-31-10
VERIFICATION/CERTIFICATION I, BONG NAVARRO, of legal age, Filipino Citizen and residing at Carig Sur Tuguegara City, Cagayan after first having duly sworn to in accordance with law depose and say: 1. I am the Petitioner in the above- entitled case 2. I have caused the preparation of the foregoing complaint 3. The contents therein are true and correct to the best of my personal knowledge and based on authentic documents. 4. I hereby certify that I have not commenced any action or proceeding involving the same issue in any tribunal or agency, to the best of my own knowledge, no such action or proceeding is pending in any other tribunal or agency and should I thereafter learn that a similar action or proceeding has been filed or is pending in Court, I will undertake to report such fact within five (5) days therefrom to the court wherein this Petition and this certification have been filed. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I hve hereunto affixed my signature this 13 th day of December 2014 in Tuguegarao City, Cagayan Philippines.
BONG NAVARRO Affiant SUBSCRIBED AND SWORN to before me this 13th day of December 2014 in Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, Philippines