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1975 ORDINANCE NO. 22

AN ORDINANCE KNOWN AS ANTI-LITTERING ACT OF 1975


Be it ordained by the Municipal Council of Catarman, Camiguin, that:


Section 1

It is unlawful for any citizen to:


a. Throw any rubbish in the streets, roads, canals, sidewalks, inside any public buildings and plazas.

b. Throw any rubbish in the broke near the public market.

c. Dry clothes along the streets, roads and public plazas.

d. Dry fireworks along the streets, roads, public plazas.

e. Dry copra along the streets, roads, and public plazas.

f. Make any writing on walls of public buildings, on streets, roads and electric posts without permit from the office of the Mayor.


Section 2

It shall be the duty of every family to:


a. Have a garbage can or box placed in front of his/her house along the street or road to enable passers place any rubbish.

b. Clean his premises including the street, road and canal near his/her residence.


Section 3

It shall be the duty of every load owner of land care-taker to:


a. Clean the lot or lots he/she owns or the land-care-taker takes care of situated along the street or road.


Section 4

PENALTY: Any person or persons found violating any of the provision of this ordinance shall be punished as follows:


1st Offense: The offender shall execute affidavit before the Municipal Mayor that he/she shall not commit the same wrongful act.


2nd Offense: The offender shall be fined of not less than five pesos and not more ten pesos.


3rd Offense: The offender shall be fined of not less ten pesos and not more than twenty-five pesos or an imprisonment of not less than five days and not more than ten days at the discretion of the court.


Section 5

REPEALING CLAUSE: Any ordinance whose provision or provisions is/are inconsistent with the provisions of this ordinance is/are hereby repealed.


Section 6

EFFECTIVITY: This ordinance shall take effect on June 24, 1975.


APPROVED: June 11, 1975.


PROCOPIO B. RAÑIN

VICENTE C. LUMACANG

CRISOLOGO P. LLACUNA

LUIS A. BANAAG, SR.

GUILLERMO M. JACOT

FELIX M. MACABAYA, SR.

JOSE RA. BULLECER

ELIAS MA. PAGUTE

PABLO C. BABAEL

FORTUNATO B. DE LOS REYES, SR.