PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|REPUBLIC ACT NO. 2723 - AN ACT
PROVIDING FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF A HOSPITAL IN THE
MUNICIPALITY OF STA. CRUZ, PROVINCE OF MARINDUQUE, AND AUTHORIZING THE
APPROPRIATION OF THE SUM OF FIFTY THOUSAND PESOS FOR THE PURPOSE
Section 1. There
shall be, under the Bureau of Medical Services, a twenty-five-bed
general hospital in the Municipality of Sta. Cruz, Province of
Marinduque, to be known as the Sta. Cruz Hospital. The site for the
said hospital shall be provided by the Municipal Council of the
Municipality of Sta. Cruz in consultation with the Director of Medical
Sec. 2. The Secretary of Health shall promulgate such rules and regulations as may be necessary to carry into effect the purpose of this Act.
Sec. 3. The sum of fifty thousand pesos is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any funds in the National Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the maintenance and operation of the said hospital during the fiscal year ending June thirty nineteen hundred sixty-one: Provided, That no amount herein authorized to be appropriated will be released unless the Secretary of Health certifies that a suitable hospital building is available. Such sums as may be necessary for its maintenance and operation in subsequent years shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
Sec. 4. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Enacted without Executive
approval, June 19, 1960.