PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 5193 - AN ACT CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF VICTORIA IN THE PROVINCE OF SAMAR
1. There is hereby created in the Province of Samar a
municipality to be known as the Municipality of Victoria, which shall
consist of the portion of the Municipality of Allen of the same
province, comprising barrios Mawo, Colab-of, San Lazaro, Buenos Aires,
Maxvilla, Buena Suerte and San Miguel; and that portion of the
Municipality of San Isidro, also of the same province, comprising
barrios Erenas, Acedillo and San Ramon.
Sec. 2. The Municipality of Victoria shall have its seat of government in Barrio Mawo.
Sec. 3. The Municipalities of Allen and San Isidro shall retain their present territories minus the portion included in the Municipality of Victoria.
Sec. 4. The first mayor, vice-mayor, and councilors of the Municipality of Victoria, shall be elected in the next general elections for local officials.
Sec. 5. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Enacted without Executive
approval, April 27, 1968.