PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6116 - AN ACT CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF SAN PASCUAL IN THE PROVINCE OF BATANGAS
Twenty-five of sixty barrios, namely: San Pascual, Danglayan, San
Antonio, Laurel, Bayanan, San Mateo, Banaba, Natunuan South, Natunuan
North, Kaingin, Santo Ni, Sambat, Palsahingin, Alalum, Sta.
Elena, Del Pilar, Malaking Pook, Pil, San Mariano, Pook ni Banal, Pook
ng Kapitan, Mataas-na-Lupa, Ilat, Gelerang Cawayan, and Resplandor in
the Municipality of Bauan, Province of Batangas, are separated from
said municipality, and constituted into a distinct and independent
municipality, to be known as the Municipality of San Pascual, same
province. The seat of government of the new municipality shall be in
the present site of the barrio of San Pascual.
Sec. 2. The new municipality shall acquire corporate existence upon the qualification of the first mayor, vice mayor and councilors, who shall be elected in the next general elections for local officials in November, nineteen hundred seventy-one.
Sec. 3. The present indebtedness of the Municipality of Bauan in whatever lending institution and the indebtedness to be incurred as a consequence of the creation of the Municipality of San Pascual shall be apportioned proportionately based on their areas between the new Municipality of San Pascual and the Municipality of Bauan and each shall be liable to the payment of its proportionate share.
Sec. 4. The Roman Catholic Cemetery and the municipal cemetery shall be retained as a territory under the jurisdiction of the Municipality of Bauan. The one-half hectare area wherein the pumping station of the water system of Bauan is located shall remain under the jurisdiction of Bauan, and so with the one-half hectare area where the reservoir of the water system is to be located to be under the jurisdiction of Bauan.
Sec. 5. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Approved: August 4, 1969