Senate Electoral Tribunal

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The Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) is an electoral tribunal that decides election protests in the Senate of the Philippines. It consists of 6 senators, and 3 justices of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, who are designated by the Chief Justice. The equivalent tribunal for the lower house is the House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal.

The SET is located at SET-HRET Building, Commission on Audit Compound, Quezon City.

Cases[edit]

Successful electoral protests:

Current members[edit]

The chairperson of the SET is always a Justice of the Supreme Court.

16th Congress (July 1, 2013–Present)
Members Position Term
Antonio Carpio Supreme Court associate justice (Chairperson) November 7, 2009–Present
Teresita Leonardo-de Castro Supreme Court associate justice June 14, 2011–Present
Arturo Brion Supreme Court associate justice June 18, 2011–Present
Sonny Angara LDP July 1, 2013–Present
Bam Aquino Liberal July 1, 2013–Present
Nancy Binay UNA July 1, 2013–Present
Pia Cayetano Nacionalista July 1, 2007–Present
Gregorio Honasan UNA July 1, 2010–Present
Cynthia Villar Nacionalista July 1, 2013–Present

Former senator members[edit]

Congress (July 1, 1987–June 30, 2013)
Member Political party Term of Senators
Francis Pangilinan Liberal July 1, 2001-June 30, 2004; July 1, 2010-June 30, 2013
Bong Revilla Lakas July 1, 2004-June 30, 2007; July 1, 2010-June 30, 2013
Antonio Trillanes IV Nacionalista July 1, 2007-June 30, 2013
Manuel M. Lapid Lakas July 1, 2010-June 30, 2013
Edgardo Angara LDP July 1, 2007-June 30, 2010
Francis Escudero Independent July 1, 2007-June 30, 2010
Benigno S. Aquino III Liberal July 1, 2007-June 30, 2010
Panfilo Lacson Independent July 1, 2007-June 30, 2010
Richard Gordon Bagumbayan-VNP July 1, 2005-June 30, 2006
Manuel B. Villar, Jr. Nacionalista July 1, 2004-June 30, 2007
Luisa P. Ejercito Estrada PMP October 16, 2005-June 30, 2007
Jinggoy Estrada PMP July 1, 2004-October 15, 2005
Ramon B. Magsaysay, Jr. Liberal July 1, 2004-June 30, 2007
Aquilino Q. Pimentel, Jr. PDP-Laban July 1, 2001-June 30, 2007
Juan M. Flavier Lakas July 1, 2001-June 30, 2007
Rodolfo G. Biazon Liberal July 1, 2001-June 30, 2004
Vicente C. Sotto III NPC July 1, 2001-June 30, 2004
Ramon B. Revilla Lakas July 1, 1998-June 30, 2001
Loren Legarda NPC July 1, 1998-June 30, 2001
John Henry R. Osmeña NPC July 1, 1998-June 30, 2001
Robert S. Jaworski Lakas July 1, 1998-June 30, 2001
Franklin M. Drilon Liberal July 1, 1995-June 30, 1998
Raul S. Roco Aksyon July 1, 1995-June 30, 1998
Blas F. Ople LAMMP July 1, 1995-June 30, 1998
Alberto G. Romulo LDP July 1, 1995-June 30, 1998
Miriam Defensor Santiago PRP July 1, 1995-June 30, 1998
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo Lakas July 1, 1995-June 30, 1998
Francisco S. Tatad PRP July 1, 1992-June 30, 1995
Anna Dominique M.L. Coseteng LDP July 1, 1992-June 30, 1995
Leticia Ramos-Shahani Lakas July 1, 1992-June 30, 1995
Freddie N. Webb LDP July 1, 1992-June 30, 1995
Juan Ponce Enrile PMP July 1, 1988-June 30, 1992
Teofisto T. Guingona, Jr. Liberal July 1, 1987-June 30, 1995
Neptali A. Gonzales LDP July 1, 1987-June 30, 1992
Jose M. Lina, Jr. LDP July 1, 1987-June 30, 1992
Joseph E. Estrada PMP July 1, 1987-June 30, 1988
Mamintal A.J. Tamano Nacionalista July 1, 1987-June 30, 1992
Victor San Andres Ziga Liberal July 1, 1987-June 30, 1992

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