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E. Prohibited offices and interests

1. ABSOLUTE PROHIBITION

a. Holding any other office or employment

No Member of a Constitutional Commission shall, during his tenure, hold any other office or employment. (Section 2, Part A, Article IX, 1987 Constitution)

b. Practicing any profession

No Member of a Constitutional Commission shall he engage in the practice of any profession. (Ibid.)

c.  Active management or control of any business

No Member of a Constitutional Commission shall be in the active management or control of any business which in any way be affected by the functions of his office. (Ibid.)

d. Be financially interested in any Government transaction

No Member of a Constitutional Commission shall he be financially interested, directly or indirectly, in any contract with, or in any franchise or privilege granted by the Government, any of its subdivisions, agencies, or instrumentalities, including government-owned or controlled corporations or their subsidiaries. (Ibid.)

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