Barbers' acts constitute a disorderly behavior
and therefore can be considered a dishonorable act not only against me but the entire institution which is the House of Representatives,' Pichay's complaint stated.
Whatever the legal tools used, it is clear that by closely monitoring the disorderly behavior
of potential offenders, the police can play a crucial role in controlling crime rates in a transit system.
Farinas said while the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act mandates that public officials facing a valid graft case may be suspended pendente lite, the 1987 Constitution also gives power to Congress to suspend its own members for disorderly behavior.
According to Article VI, Section 16 of the 1987 Constitution, 'Each House may determine the rules of its proceedings, punish its Members for disorderly behavior, and, with the concurrence of two-thirds of all its Members, suspend or expel a Member.
The legislature has that power, but it only pertains to disorderly behavior of members.