PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|REPUBLIC ACT NO. 2402 - AN ACT TO
GRANT THE MUNICIPALITY OF PANABO, PROVINCE OF DAVAO, A FRANCHISE FOR AN
ELECTRIC LIGHT, HEAT AND POWER SYSTEM
Subject to the terms and conditions established in Act Numbered
Thirty-six hundred and thirty-six, there is granted to the Municipality
of Panabo, Province and thirty-two, and to the provisions of the
Constitution, approval of this Act, the right, privilege and authority
to of Davao, for a period of twenty-five years from the as amended by
Commonwealth Act Numbered One hundred construct, maintain and operate
an electric light, heat and power plant for the purpose of generating
and distributing electric light, heat and/or power for sale within the
limits of the said municipality.
Sec. 2. In the event that the grantee shall purchase and secure from the National Power Corporation electric heat and power, the National Power Corporation is hereby authorized to negotiate and transact for the benefit and in behalf of the public consumers with reference to rates.
Sec. 3. It is expressly provided that in the event the Government should desire to maintain and operate for itself the system and enterprise herein authorized, the grantee shall surrender its franchise and will turn over to the government all serviceable equipment therein at cost, less reasonable depreciation.
Sec. 4. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Enacted without executive approval, June 21, 1959.