Republic Act No. 9887 - An Act Separating the Jacinto P. Elpa National High School - Bolhoon Annex in Barangay Bolhoon, Municipality of San Miguel Province of Surigao Del Sur from the Jacinto P. Elpa National High School, Converting it into an Independent National High School to Be Known as Bolhoon National High School and Appropriating Funds Therefor.
Republic of the Philippines
CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES
Third Regular Session
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9887 December 31, 2009
AN ACT SEPARATING THE JACINTO P. ELPA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL- BOLHOON ANNEX IN BARANGAY BOLHOON, MUNICIPALITY OF SAN MIGUEL PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL SUR FROM THE JACINTO P. ELPA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING IT INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS BOLHOON NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:
Section 1. Separation and Conversion into a National High School.- The Jacinto P. Elpa National High School- Bolhoon Annex in Barangay Bolhoon, Municipality of San Miguel, Province of Surigao del sur is hereby separated from the Jacinto P. Elpa National High School and converted into an independent national high school to be known as Bolhoon National High School.
Sec. 2. Transfer of Assets and Liabilities.- All personnel, assets, liabilities and records of the Jacinto P. Elpa National High School- Bolhoon Annex are hereby transferred to and absorbed by the Bolhoon National High School.
Sec. 3. Appropriations.- The Secretary of Education shall immediately include in the Department's program the operationalization of the Bolhoon National High School, the initial funding of which shall be charged against the current year's appropriations of the Jacinto P. Elpa National High School- Bolhoon Annex. Thereafter, the amount necessary for the continued operation of the school shall be included in the annual General Appropriations act.
Sec. 4. Implementation- The Secretary of Education shall issue rules and regulations that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act.
Sec. 5. Effectivity.- This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in the Official Gazette.
PROSPERO C. NOGRALES
Speaker of the House of Representatives
JUAN PONCE ENRILE
President of the Senate
MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP
Secretary General House of Representatives
Secretary of the Senate
Approved: December 31, 2009
GLORIA MACAPAGAL - ARROYO
President of the Philippines