PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4808 - AN ACT CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF MONTEVISTA IN THE PROVINCE OF DAVAO
1. (a) Barrios San Jose and Bankerohan and part of
Barrio Lino-an of the Municipality of Nabunturan; Barrio New Visayas
and part of Barrio Siocon of the Municipality of Compostela; Barrio
Bankerohan and part of Barrio Olaycon of the Municipality of Monkayo;
part of Barrio Camansa of the Municipality of Asuncion; and part of
Barrio Camansi of the Municipality of New Corella, including the sitios
of New Tibungco, New Dalaguete, Camantangan, Mayaon, Maputi, Sambayon,
Sayoro, San Vicente, Inabatan, Tapia, New Calape, Canidkid, Baguinonan,
Daoman, Alimadmad, Tandawan and New Tubigon, are separated from their
mother municipalities and constituted into an independent and distinct
municipality in the same province which shall be known as the
Municipality of Montevista with the seat of government in the present
site of Barrio San Jose.
(b) The boundary which shall separate the Municipality of Montevista from the mother municipalities of Nabunturan, Compostela, Monkayo, Asuncion and New Corella shall be: beginning from Casangay Bridge in Barrio Linoan, Municipality of Nabunturan, at Km. 96 along the Davao-Agusan Highway, running west up to the intersection of Saug River and Pongtod Creek at Barrio Camansa, Municipality of Asuncion; thence running northward along the east side of the Saug River up to Barrio Camansi, Municipality of New Corella; thence running through a straight imaginary line to Sitio Monte Alto, Barrio Camansi; thence to the Concrete Box Culvert of Small Olaycon Creek, Barrio Olayco, Municipality of Monkayo, at Km. 111 along the Davao-Agusan Highway; thence to Sitio Tandawan, Barrio New Visayas, Municipality of Compostela, where it intersects the Compostela-Monkayo boundary line; thence running southward up to the Point where it intersects the Compostela-Nabunturan boundary line in Barrio Siocon opposite the mouth of the Casangay Creek at Manat River; and then running west up to Casangay Bridge at Km. 96 along the Davao-Agusan Highway, Municipality of Nabunturan.
Sec. 2. The municipal mayor, vice-mayor, and councilors of the newly created Municipality of Montevista shall be elected in the next general elections for local officials.
Sec. 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Approved: June 18, 1966