Limitations on Congress Power to Enact Laws

LIMITATIONS ON CONGRESS POWER TO ENACT LAWS

1) No Ex post facto laws enacted. — See People vs. Ferrer, 48 SCRA 382 (1972)

2) No Bill of attainder enacted.

3) Of general Application.

4) No Cruel or inhuman punishment inflicted, or excessive fines imposed. (Recall EBAC)

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