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1974 ORDINANCE NO. 24

AN ACT TO PROHIBIT MINORS OF LESS THAN EIGHTEEN YEARS OLD TO STANDBY, ENTER, PLAY, IN ANY PLACE WHERE BEATING MONEY IS HELS, INCLUDING THE BILLARD, BILLARD FOOD, POOL, MAHJONG PLACE AND COCKPIT.


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


Section 1

No boys and girls less than eighteen years of age be allowed to standby, enter, play in any places where beating of money is hold, including the billard, billard pool, pool, mahjong place and cockpit within this jurisdiction of Catarman, Camiguin.


Section 2

It shall be the duty of the owner or owners of the billars, billard pool, pool, mahjong and the president of the cockpit to prohibit boys and girls less than eighteen years of age to standby, enter and play or beat money in their establishments.


Section 3

Any boy and girl found violating any of the provision of this ordinance, for the first offense, shall execute an affidavit that he/she shall not commit the same wrongly act; for the second offense, shall be fined of not more than ten pesos and not less than five pesos; and for the third offense and other future offenses, shall be fined of not more than twenty five pesos and not less than ten pesos, or an imprisonment of not more than five days and not less than three days, or both at the discretion of the court; for any violation of this ordinance by the owner of the billars, billard pool, pool, mahjong place and president of the cockpit, shall be fined of not more than fifty pesos and not less than twenty five pesos.


Section 4

Any ordinance or fraction thereof that is inconsistent with this ordinance, is herby repealed and superseded.


Section 5

This ordinance shall take effect ten days after its approval.


APPROVED: July 1, 1975.


EFFECTIVITY: July 11, 1975.


PROCOPIO B. RAÑIN

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.