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1974 ORDINANCE NO. 11

AN ORDINANCE KNOWN AS FAMILY PLANNING INFORMATION AND COUNSELLING SERVICE TO APPLICANTS FOR MARRIAGE LICENSE.


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


Section 1

EXPLANATORY NOTE: This ordinance is intended to give impetus to Presidential Decree No. 72, Revising the Population Act of 1971. And in order to carry out effectively the aims and purposes of the family planning information and counseling service before their marriage. The office of the civil registrar shall advise applicants for marriage to undergo family planning information and counseling service from the Municipal Family Planning Information and Counseling service Staff and to secure certificate of completion of the lessons, this being an additional requirements before the marriage license be issued.


Section 2

It is incumbent upon the office of the local civil registrar to require applicants for marriage license to present and hand-in a certificate of completion of the lesson in family planning and counseling service duly signed by any of the members of the Municipal Family Planning Information and Counseling Service Staff.


Section 3

Any person or persons applying for marriage license who shall present and hand-in falsified certification that he and she has finished the lessons in family planning information and counseling service shall be fined of not more than fifty pesos and not less twenty-five pesos, at the discretion of the court.


Section 4

That this ordinance shall take effect ten days after its approval.


APPROVED: March 2, 1974.


PROCOPIO B. RAÑIN

VICENTE C. LUMACANG, SR.

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.