Legitimate residents of Barangay Krus na Ligas pertain to those who by themselves, or through their predecessors-in-interest, have been in continuous possession and occupation of a parcel of land in Barangay Krus na Ligas, Quezon City, as defined in Section 1 of Republic Act No. 11454, the said possession and occupation being in the concept of owner since time immemorial, or for a period of not less than thirty (30) years immediately preceding the approval of R.A. No. 11454 on August 30, 2019, and uncontested by any resident of the same parcels of land. (Sec. 3(a), R.A. No. 11454)
R.A. No. 11454 authorized the University of the Philippines to sell the said land to the Quezon City government, which was given the responsibility to sell portions of the land to the legitimate residents thereof.