PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 415 - AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE TWO MILLION NINE HUNDRED SEVENTY-FIVE THOUSAND PESOS TO COMPENSATE THE PROVINCES, SUBPROVINCES, CHARTERED CITIES, MUNICIPALITIES, AND MUNICIPAL DISTRICTS FOR THE LOSS IN REVENUE ON ACCOUNT OF THE ABOLITION OF THE CEDULA TAX
1. To compensate the provinces, sub provinces, chartered cities,
municipalities, and municipal districts, for the loss which they incur
in their respective revenues on account of the abolition of the cedula
tax, there is appropriated, out of any funds in the Treasury of the
Philippines not otherwise appropriated, the sum of two million nine
hundred seventy-five thousand pesos, or so much thereof as may be
necessary, to be distributed by the Secretary of Finance among the
provinces, sub provinces, chartered cities, municipalities, and
municipal districts on the basis of their shares in the proceeds of the
cedula tax collected during the year nineteen hundred and thirty-seven.
Section2. The amount to be thus allotted to a province, sub province, chartered city, municipality, or municipal district shall accrue to the provincial, subprovincial, city, municipal, or municipal district funds to which the proceeds of the cedula tax accrued before its abolition.
Section3. This Act shall take effect from January 1st, nineteen hundred and thirty-nine.