In connection with the 16 March 2020 issuance of the Office of the President, Memorandum Circular on Community Quarantine Over the Entire Luzon and Further Guidelines for the Management of the Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation, be informed of the following:

1) ALL SCHEDULED HEARINGS in the CSC Central Office, Diliman, Quezon City, and in CSC Regional Offices I, II, III, IV, V, CAR, and NCR, all located in Luzon, and those scheduled by other CSC Regional Offices under a declared Community Quarantine, are cancelled from 17 March 2020 to 13 April 2020 or until such time that the declaration of Enhanced Community Quarantine or Community Quarantine has been lifted as the case may be, whichever comes earlier. The parties will be duly notified of the resetting.

2) The DEADLINES FALLING WITHIN THE ABOVEMENTIONED PERIOD FOR FILING OF PLEADINGS, INCLUDING DEADLINES FOR THE FILING OF PETITIONS FOR REVIEW OR APPEAL TO THE CSC PROPER OR TO ANY OF THE CSC REGIONAL OFFICES, AND OTHER CASE REQUIREMENTS in compliance to Orders issued by the CSC Central Office and CSC Regional Offices, are EXTENDED for a period of THIRTY (30) CALENDAR DAYS counted from 13 April 2020 or from the time that the declaration of Enhanced Community Quarantine or Community Quarantine has been lifted as the case may be, whichever comes earlier.