PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|REPUBLIC ACT NO. 421 - AN ACT
AUTHORIZING HIS EXCELLENCY, ELPIDIO QUIRINO, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC
OF THE PHILIPPINES, TO ACCEPT THE DECORATION OF "GRAND OFFICER OF THE
LEGION OF HONOR OF THE REPUBLIC OF FRANCE" CONFERRED UPON HIM WHEN HE
WAS VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES BY THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC
|Section 1. For
the purpose of promoting international friendship and understanding,
His Excellency, Elpidio Quirino, President of the Republic of the
Philippines, is authorized to accept the decoration of "Grand Officer
of in Legion of Honor of the Republic of France," conferred upon him,
when he was Vice-President of the Philippines, by the Government of the
Republic of France, and to wear the corresponding insignia.
Sec. 2. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Enacted, without executive
approval, June 19, 1949.