R.A. No. 9959 - AN ACT SEPARATING THE TUNGAWAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SISAY ANNEX IN BARANGAY SISAY, MUNICIPALITY OF TUNGAWAN, PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA SIBUGAY FROM THE TUNGAWAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS SISAY NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Republic of the Philippines
CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES
Third Regular Session
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty - seventh day of July, two thousand nine.
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9959
AN ACT SEPARATING THE TUNGAWAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL SISAY ANNEX IN BARANGAY SISAY, MUNICIPALITY OF TUNGAWAN, PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA SIBUGAY FROM THE TUNGAWAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS SISAY NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:
Section 1. Separation and Conversion into a National High School. The Tungawan National High School Sisay Annex in Barangay Sisay, Municipality of Tungawan, Province of Zamboanga Sibugay is hereby separated from the Tungawan National High School and converted into an independent national high school to be known as Sisay National High School.
Sec. 2. Transfer of Assets and Liabilities. All personnel, assets, liabilities and records of the Tungawan National High School Sisay Annex are hereby transferred to and absorbed by the Sisay National High School.
Sec. 3. Appropriations. - The Secretary of Education shall immediately include in the Department's program the operationalization of the Sisay National High School, the initial funding of which shall be charged against the current year's appropriations of the Tungawan National High School - Sisay Annex. Thereafter, the amount necessary for the continued operation of the school shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
Sec. 4. Implementation. - The Secretary of Education shall issue rules and regulations that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act.
Sec. 5. Effectivity. - This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in the Official Gazette.
JUAN PONCE ENRILE
President of the Senate
PROSPERO C. NOGRALES
Speaker of the House of Representatives
This Act which originated in the House of Representatives was finally passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on September 2, 2008 and October 12, 2009, respectively.
Secretary of the Senate
MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP
Secretary General House of Representatives
Approved: JAN. 15, 2010
President of the Philippines