REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11097, October 18, 2018
AN ACT SEPARATING THE TACURONG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL-UPPER KATUNGAL ANNEX IN BARANGAY UPPER KATUNGAL, TACURONG CITY, PROVINCE OF SULTAN KUDARAT FROM THE TACURONG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING IT INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS UPPER KATUNGAL 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. The Tacurong National High School-Upper Katungal Annex in Barangay Upper Katungal, Tacurong City, Province of Sultan Kudarat is hereby separated from the Tacurong National High School and converted into an independent national high school to be known as Upper Katungal National High School.
SEC. 2. All personnel, assets, liabilities, and records of the Tacurong National High School-Upper Katungal Annex are hereby transferred to and absorbed by the Upper Katungal National High School.
SEC. 3. The Secretary of education shall immediately include in the Department's program the operationalization of the Upper Katungal National High School, the initial funding of which shall be charged against the current year's appropriations of the Tacurong National High School-Upper Katungal Annex. Thereafter, the amount necessary for the continued operation of the school shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
SEC. 4. The Secretary of Education shall formulate the rules and regulations necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act within one hundred twenty (120) days after its effectivity.
SEC. 5. This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in the Official Gazette or in a newspaper of general circulation.
(SGD.) VICENTE C. SOTTO III
President of the Senate
(SGD.) GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO
Speaker of the House
(SGD.) MYRA MARIE D. VILLARICA
Secretary of the Senate
(SGD.) DANTE ROBERTO P. MALING
Acting Secretary General
House of Representatives
(SGD.) RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE
President of the Philippines