REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3209 - AN ACT GRANTING THE MABINI ELECTRIC AND ICE PLANT CO., INC., A FRANCHISE TO INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN AN ELECTRIC LIGHT, HEAT AND POWER SYSTEM IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MABINI, PROVINCE OF DAVAO
1. Subject to the terms and conditions established in
Act Numbered Thirty-six hundred and thirty-six, as amended by
Commonwealth Act Numbered One hundred and thirty-two, and to the
provisions of the Constitution, there is granted to the Mabini Electric
and Ice Plant Co., Inc., for a period of fifty years from the approval
of this Act, the right, privilege and authority to construct, operate
and maintain an electric light, heat and power system for the purpose
of generating and distributing electric light, heat and/or power for
sale within the limits of the Municipality of Mabini, Province of
Sec. 2. In the event that the grantee shall purchase and secure from the National Power Corporation electric heat and power, the National Power Corporation is hereby authorized to negotiate and transact for the benefit and in behalf of the public consumers with reference to rates.
Sec. 3. It is expressly provided that in the event the Government should desire to operate and maintain for itself the system and enterprise herein authorized, the grantee shall surrender its franchise and will turn over to the Government all serviceable equipment therein, at cost, less reasonable depreciation.
Sec. 4. This act shall take effect upon its approval.
Approved: June 17, 1961