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1969 ORDINANCE NO. 10

AN ORDINANCE PROHIBITING DRIVER OF MOTOR VEHICLE TO RUN HIS/HER VEHICLE MORE THAN 15 MILES PER HOUR WITHIN THE POBLACION LIMIT.


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


Section 1

Definition of the term Poblacion Limit:

Poblacion limit as contemplated by this ordinance is from the bridge near the residence of Mr. Domingo Tabid, known as the Puti Bridge, to the bridge near the residence of the late Bartolome Amontos, known as the Looc bridge.


Section 2

It is unlawful of any driver of motor vehicle to run his/her vehicle at the speed more than 15 miles per hour within the Poblacion limit.


Section 3

The rate of speed hereinabove prescribed shall not apply to the following:


1. A physician or his driver when the former responds to emergency calls.

2.The driver of a hospital ambulance on the way to and from the place of accident or other emergency.

3.Any driver bringing a wounded or sick person for emergency treatment to a hospital, clinic or any other similar place.

4. The driver of motor vehicle belonging to the Armed Forces while in use for official purposes in time of riot, insurrection or invasion.

5. The driver of a vehicle, when he or his passengers are in pursuit of a criminal.

6.  A law-enforcement officer who is trying to overtake a violator of traffic laws, and

7. The driver officially operating a motor vehicle of any fire department, provided that exemption shall not be construed to allow useless or unnecessary fast driving of drivers aforementioned.


Section 4

Any violation of this ordinance shall be fined of not less than fifty pesos (P50.00), and more than one hundred pesos (P100.00), and or imprisonment of not less ten (10) days and not more than thirty (30) days at the discretion of the court.


Section 5

Any ordinance whose provisions are inconsistent to the provisions of this ordinance is hereby repealed.


Section 6

This ordinance shall take effect immediately upon its approval.


Approved: October 11, 1968


RODOLFO M. JACOT

CRISOLOGO LLACUNA

REMEDIOS G. RAFOLS

SATURNINO CERVANTES

CLETO ENOPIA

JOSE RA. BULLECER

LUIS BANAAG

FELIPE DAL

FRANCISCO L. CALINGIN

ELIAS PAGUTE

FORTUNATO B. DE LOS REYES