Republic of the Philippines
Congress of the Philippines
Third Regular Session
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the nineteenth day of February, two thousand seven.
REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9421 April 10, 2007
AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF THE AMANG RODRIGUEZ MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER FROM ONE HUNDRED FIFTY (150) TO THREE HUNDRED (300) BEDS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:
Section 1. The authorized bed capacity of Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center (ARMMC), a national medical center created through Republic Act No. 8019, is hereby increased from one hundred fifty (150) to three hundred beds with concomitant manpower complement.cralawredlawlibrary
Sec. 2. The increase in the bed capacity of the ARMMC from one hundred fifty (150) to three hundred beds shall be implemented for a period of not more than four years from the approval of this Act.cralawlibrary
Sec. 3. The Secretary of Health shall include in the Department's program the implementation of this increase in bed capacity of the ARMMC, the funding of which shall be included in the annual General Appropriation Act.
Sec. 4. all laws, decrees, rules and regulations inconsistent with this Act shall be deemed amended or repealed accordingly.
Sec. 5. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.
JOSE DE VENECIA JR.
This Act which originated in the House of Representatives was finally passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on December 20, 2006 and February 19, 2007, respectively.
OSCAR G G. YABES
ROBERTO P. NAZARENO
Approved: APR 10 2007
President of the Philippines