PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|REPUBLIC ACT NO. 617 - AN
ACT TO CREATE THE MUNICIPALITY OF QUEZON IN THE PROVINCE OF PALAWAN
|Section 1. The
barrios of Berong and Alfonso XII in the municipality of Aborlan and
the barrios of Iraan, Candawaga and Canipaan in the municipality of
Brook's Point are separated from the said municipalities and
constituted into a new and regular municipality to be known as the
municipality of Quezon, with the present site of the barrio of Alfonso
XIII as the seat of the government.
Sec. 2. The elective officials of the new municipality shall be appointed by the President of the Philippines and shall hold office until their successors shall have been elected and shall have duly qualified.
Sec. 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
Approved: May 15, 1951.