IN RE; PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME IN THE CERTIFICATE OF LIVE BIRTH OF AYRA CHEONG TIGGANGAY BEARING LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRY NO. 70 (b-79) AND CANCELLATION OF CERTIFICATE OF LIVE BIRTH BEARING LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRY NO. 91-01111 IN THE NAME OF AYRA CALAOA CHEONG,

Republic of the
Philippines
REGIONAL TRIAL COURT,
BRANCH 9
(FAMILY COURT FOR BENGUET PROVINCE)
FIRST JUDICIAL REGION
La Trinidad, Benguet

IN RE; PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME IN THE CERTIFICATE OF LIVE BIRTH OF AYRA CHEONG TIGGANGAY BEARING LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRY NO. 70 (b-79) AND CANCELLATION OF CERTIFICATE OF LIVE BIRTH BEARING LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRY NO. 91-01111 IN THE NAME OF AYRA CALAOA CHEONG,

AYRA CALAOA CHEONG – WAGSAYEN A.K.A AYRA CHEONG TIGGANGAY,
Petitioner,

-versus-

THE LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRAR OF ITOGON, BENGUET and THE PHILIPPINE STATISTICS AUTHORITY, QUEZON CITY,
Respondents.

SPECIAL PROCEEDINGS CASE NO. 17-C-1891

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ORDER

Petitioner, through counsel, filed this verified Petition, praying that after due notice, publication and hearing, the court directs the Local Civil Registrar (LCR) of Itogon, Benguet and the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) to correct as wel l as cancel the following in the Certificate of Live Birth of Ayra Calaoa Cheong-Wagsayen a.k.a. Ayra Cheong Tiggangay, viz.:

1. The middle name and last name, respectively, in Certificate of Live Birth bearing Local Civil Registry No. 70(B-79) issued by the LCR of Itogon, Benguet, from Cheong Tiggangay to CALAOA CHEONG; and

2. The CERTIFICATE OF LIVE BIRTH bearing LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRY NO. 91-01111 issued by LCR of Itogon, Benguet be cancelled.

WHEREFORE, finding the Petition to be sufficient in form and substance, this court sets it for initial hearing on September 7, 2017 at 9:00 o’clock in the morning. All person interested may appear and show cause, if any, why this Petition should not be granted.

Let this ORDER be published at the expense of the petitioner in the Junction, a newspaper of general circulation in Baguio City and Benguet Province, for three (3) consecutive weeks, the first publication to be made not later than May 14, 2017.

Furnish copies of this ORDER, together with copies of the Petition and its annexes, to the Office of the Solicitor General; the Office of the Provincial Prosecutor of Benguet; the Local Civil Registrar of Itogon, Benguet; and the Philippine Statistics Authority. Also, furnish copies of this ORDER to The Junction newspaper, the petitioner and counsel.

SO ORDERED.
This 5th day of May 2017 at La Trinidad, Benguet.

(SGD) MARIETTA S. BRAWNER-CUALING
Presiding Judge

Publication Dates: May 13, 20, 27, 2017