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According to the Comelec, the extension in the number of days was brought about by a request by MMDA Chairman Atty. Francis N. Tolentino. The MMDA Chairman submitted a letter of request last January 15, 2013.
Director Esmeralda Amora-Ladra of the Law Department issued a Memorandum on the proposed Liquor Ban extension last February 15.
Comelec's new resolution has amended its previous resolution no. 9385 (Rules and Regulations on the Liquor Ban in connection with the May 13, 2013 Automated Synchronized National, Local and ARMM Regional Elections).
Below is the complete transcript of the Comelec's minutes extending the liquor ban period during the National and Local Elections in the Philippines.