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2015 ORDINANCE NO. 12 (Coconut Thievery)

AN ORDINANCE PROTECTING COCONUT PRODUCERS AND FARMERS FROM THIEVERY OF COCONUTS, NAMELY: MATURED (TIBOOK LUBI) AND YOUNG COCONUT (BUTONG).


BE IT ORDAINED by the Sangguniang Bayan, this municipality, on its regular session assembled:


Section 1

TITLE. This ordinance shall be known as “Anti-thievery of Coconuts, matured (tibuok lubi) and young (butong) coconuts.


Section 2

STRICT COMPLIANCE. All coconut, copra and butong, producers are hereby required to secure permit from the Office of the Punong Barangay from the place where the plantation is located immediately prior  to harvesting.


Section 3

The Office of the Barangay is hereby authorized to levy an amount of Twenty (P20.00) Pesos per parcel of coco plantation for every permit issued  which shall be accrued to the barangay funds.


Section 4

PENALTY CLAUSE. Violation of this ordinance shall subject the violation to a fine of not more than P2,000.00 and/or imprisonment of not more than sixty (60) days, or both, at the discretion of the proper court.


Section 5

SEPARABILITY CLAUSE. If for any reason or reasons, any part of this ordinance is held unlawful or invalid, other parts and provisions hereof which are not affected thereby shall continue to be in full force an in effect.


Section 6

EFFECTIVITY. This ordinance shall take effect after public hearing and posting of this ordinance in conspicuous places within the Municipality of Catarman shall have been made.


APPROVED this 12th day of August 2015.


UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED: August 12, 2015


GRACE NIEVES B. VELOSO

SB Secretary


ATTESTED:


ZOSIMO B. BORRES

Municipal Vice Mayor, Presiding Officer


APPROVED:


PERIOLO T. BANAAG

VIRGILIO L. DINOROG

NILO PATRICIO K. AMAO

RAUL M. BUHISAN

CLEMENTE E. TORRO

THOMPSON I. BABAEL

VIRGILIA D. LOPEZ