PHILIPPINE LAWS, STATUTES AND CODES - CHAN ROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY
|REPUBLIC ACT NO. 655 - AN
ACT CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF MANUKAN IN THE PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA
|Section 1. The
barrios of Manukan, Lipras, Dipane, Linay, Mate, Sirongan, Libuton,
Disakan, Siparok, Ponot, and Manawan are separated from the
Municipality of Katipunan, Province of Zamboanga, and constituted into
a new and regular municipality to be known as the Municipality of
Manukan in the same province.
Sec. 2. The first mayor, vice-mayor and councilors 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: June 16, 1951