PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4974 - AN ACT CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF SANTA MARCELA IN MOUNTAIN PROVINCE
1. Barrios Sipa Annex, San Antonio, Barocboc and
Maleckeg in the Municipality of Luna; and Barrios Sipa, Marcela and
Consuelo in the Municipality of Flora, all in Mountain Province, are
separated from said municipalities and constituted into a distinct and
independent municipality to be known as the Municipality of Santa
Marcela, same province. The seat of the municipal government shall be
in Barrio Marcela.
Sec. 2. The Municipality of Santa Marcela shall acquire corporate existence upon the election and qualification of the first mayor, vice-mayor and councilors in the next general elections for local officials. For election purposes, the municipal officials of the mother municipality charged with the election duties in accordance with the Revised Election Code shall hold office until the first officials shall have been elected and qualified.
Sec. 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Enacted without Executive
approval, June 17, 1967.