WHAT IS THE PROCEDURE IN THE KATARUNGAN PAMBARANGAY LAW?
1. While the dispute is under mediation conciliation or arbitration, the prescriptive periods for offenses and cause of action under existing laws shall be interrupted upon filing of the complaint with the Punong Barangay
2. Prescriptive periods shall resume upon receipt by the complainant of the complaint or the certificate of repudiation or of the certification to file action filed by the Lupon or Pangkat secretary
3. Provided however, that such interruption shall not exceed 60 days from the filing of the complaint with the Punong Barangay