Republic of the Philippines
CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES
Second Regular Session
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-eighth day of July, two thousand eight.
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9625
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY MECOLONG, MUNICIPALITY OF DUMALINAO, PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR TO BE KNOWN AS MECOLONG 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. Establishment of a National High School. - There is hereby established, under the supervision of the Department of Education, a national high school in Barangay Mecolong, Municipality of Dumalinao, Province of Zamboanga del Sur to be known as Mecolong National High School.
Sec. 2. Appropriations. - The Secretary of Education shall immediately include in the Department's program the operationalization of the Mecolong National High School, ' the funding of which shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
Sec. 3. Implementation. - The Secretary of Education shall issue rules and regulations that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act.
Sec. 4. Effectivity. - This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in the Official Gazette.
|JUAN PONCE ENRILE|
President of the Senate
|PROSPERO C. NOGRALES|
Speaker of the House of Representatives
This Act which originated in the House of Representatives was finally passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on August 5,2008 and February 2,2009, respectively.
Secretary of the Senate
|MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP|
Secretary General House of Representatives
Approved: May 13, 2009
GLORIA MACAPAGAL ARROYO
President of the Philippines