Chapter 2 general power and attributes of local government units section 17. Republic of the philippines congress of the philippines. This provision defines a contractor as a person, natural or juridical, not subject to professional tax under the lgc, but whose activity consists essentially of the sale of all kinds. Republic of the philippines congress of the philippines metro. The government through the national housing authority, in coordination with the local government units and implementing agencies concerned, shall. Be it enacted by the senate and house of representatives of the philippines in congress assembled. It ranks fourth with the longest coastline in the world measuring 36,289 km 22,559 miles3 while its water area covers 1,830 sq km the world factbook. The local government units lgus, pursuant to the provisions of republic act no. Republic act 7160 local government code of 1991 2002 aseanchina declaration on the code of conduct of parties in the south china sea doc. Local government code of the philippines section 324. A body corporate to be known as the cagayan economic zone authority.
What is amusement tax tax collected from the proprietors, lessees, or operators of theaters, cinemas, concert halls, circuses, boxing stadia, and other places of amusement at a rate of not more than thirty percent 30%amended to 10% by ra 9640of the gross. Republic of the philippines congress of the philippines metro manila fifth regular session begun and held in metro manila, on monday, the twentysecond day of july, nineteen hundred and ninetyone. What cases do not require barangay conciliation as a prerequisite. Correa2 introduction as an archipelago, the philippines is surrounded with water.
Section 16 of the local government code of 1991 republic act ra no. All costs incurred in the production of the required documents shall be borne by the petitioning. Introduced by senator loren legarda explanatory note in 1991, republic act no. Constitution, and in conjunction with the general welfare clause of republic act no. Ra 1080 an act declaring the bar and board exams as civil service eligibility. The code is divided into four books and covers the following.
Government code of the philippines republic act no. The code has injected local governments with vigor and dynamism, creating the environment for innovations in local. It provides for a more responsive local government structure instituted through a system of decentralization whereby local government units are delegated more powers. In this regard, the constitution mandated congress to enact a local government code which shall provide for a more responsive and accountable local government structure instituted through a system of decentralization with effective. Role of lgus in solid waste management pursuant to the relevant provisions of r. Issues and problems in decentralization and local autonomy in. Program to institutionalize meritocracy and excellence in human resource management primehrm strategic performance management system spms competencybased recruitment and qualifications standards. A nonstock corporation may use the word foundation in its corporate name, provided that it. Apr 19, 2011 pursuant to the mandate given by the constitution, congress enacted republic act no. Section 324 d of ra 7160 is hereby amended to read as follows. This act shall be known and cited as the local government code of. Education act of, hereinafter referred to as the act, the. The old site, together with the improvements thereon, may be disposed of by sale or lease or converted to such other use as the sanggunian concerned may deem beneficial to the local government unit concerned and its inhabitants.
This bill which is a consolidation of senate bill no. Implementation pursuant to republic act 7160, the local government code of 1991 by florecita p. Irr of ra 7160 pdf october 10, the provisions of republic act numbered sixtynine hundred seventy. Sangguniang panlalawigan shall examine the documents or transmit them to the provincial. The intent of this extensive policy is to strengthen the capabilities of local government. General information civil service commission region viii. Republic act 7160 union of local authorities of the philippines message local governance in the philippines has taken a dramatic turn since the enactment of the republic act no. It aimed to enhance provision of services in the grass roots level as well as improve the efficiency in resource allocation. Issues and problems in decentralization and local autonomy. If the child used as a performer, subject or sellerdistributor is below twelve 12. Hb00054 journal 23 history text as filed pdf, 901k. Archived pdf files ra 67 code of conduct and ethical. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so dont worry about it. Whereas, pursuant to this declared policy, republic act no.
Barangay official eligibility boe civil service commission. Local government units shall endeavour to be selfreliant and shall continue exercising the powers and discharging the duties and functions currently vested upon them. Republic of the philippines congress of the philippines metro manila. Specifically, with the enactment of the local government code lgc of 1991 or republic act no. Ra 7160 local government code of the philippines pdf. Philippines current as of march 20 download print version in pdf comments related to any information in this note should be addressed to aparna ravi table of contents i.
Situs of the tax a study of its implementation pursuant to republic act 7160, the local government code of 1991 by florecita p. The code has injected local governments with vigor and dynamism, creating the environment for innovations in local governance. This act shall be known and cited as the local government code of 1991. One of the fundamental state policies enshrined in the constitution is the autonomy of local government units. This code establishes the system and defines powers of provincial, city, municipal and barangay governments in the philippines. What is amusement tax tax collected from the proprietors, lessees, or operators of theaters, cinemas, concert halls, circuses, boxing stadia, and other places of amusement at a rate of not more than thirty percent 30%amended to. Flores local government research and consultancy service republic act no. Philippines current as of november 20 download print version in pdf comments related to any information in this note should be addressed to brittany grabel. Code, promulgate a budget operations manual for local government units to.1460 835 1479 273 491 346 1224 574 903 143 1352 116 278 56 778 1208 220 1417 1052 359 551 827 475 930 846 1177 721 600 1250 1152 399 823