Functions of Mayor The Chief Executive of the Municipal Government shall exercise such powers and perform such

duties and functions. a. Exercise control and supervision over all local administrative affairs in the municipality; b. Appoint all officers and employees of the municipal government as provided for in the Local Government Code subject to CSC laws, rules and regulations; c. Direct and supervise the execution and implementation of approved development plans; d. Enforce laws, ordinances and resolutions, issue and necessary orders for proper enforcement and execution; e. Ensure that all taxes and all revenues of the municipality are collected, and that municipal funds are spent in accordance with laws and ordinances; f. Maintain direct administrative supervision and control over all economic enterprise owned and operated by the municipality. g. Make known to the people of the municipality all general laws or government orders affecting them. h. Enforce policies and record management relative to records creation and maintenance and perform disposal action on disposal records of the municipal government; and i. Perform such other functions and exercise such other powers as may be prescribed by the laws or ordinances. Functions of Vice Mayor Be the presiding officer of the Sangguniang Bayan and sign all warrants drawn on the municipal treasury for all expenditures appropriated for the operation of the Sangguniang Bayan; a. Subject to the Civil service laws, rules, and regulations, appoint all officials and employees of the Sangguniang Bayan, except those whose manner of appointment is specially provided in the Local Government Code; b. Assume the office of the municipal mayor for the unexpired term of the latter in the event of permanent vacancy as provided for in Section 44, Book 1 of the Local Government Code; c. Exercise the power and perform the duties and functions of the municipal mayor in cases of vacancy as provided for in Section 46, Book 1 of the Local Government Code; and d. Exercise such powers and perform such other duties and functions as may be prescribed by laws or ordinances. Functions of Sangguniang Bayan Sangguniang Bayan a. Enact such ordinances and issue such regulations as may be necessary to carry out and discharge the responsibilities conferred upon it by law; b. Levy taxes for general and specific purposes and fix rate in accordance with the provisions of the Local Government Code and other laws; c. Review all ordinances approved by the Sangguniang Barangay to determine whether they are in conformity with law or municipal ordinances;

• Maintain peace and order by enacting measures to prevent and suppress lawlessness. violence. . Approve ordinances and pass resolutions necessary for an efficient and effective city government 2. Exercise such other powers and perform such other duties and functions as may be prescribed by law or ordinance Functions. change the names of barangay within the municipality. Approve ordinances and pass resolutions necessary for an efficient and effective provincial government and shall: • Review all ordinances approved by the sanggunians of component cities and municipalities and executive orders issued by the mayors of said component units to determine whether these are within the scope of the prescribed powers of the sanggunian and of the mayor.d. e. buildings and structures within the city in order to promote the general welfare of its inhabitants 5. Duties and Powers of Sangguniang Panlalawigan The following are the functions. upon such conditions and for such purposes intended to promote the general welfare of the inhabitants of the city but subject to the provisions of Book II of the Local Government Code of 1991. Approve ordinances which shall ensure the efficient and effective delivery of the basic services and facilities as provided for under Section 17 of the Local Government Code 6. the following duties and functions are relegated to the Sangguniang Panlungsod: 1. disorder. 4. is mandated by the Local Government Code of 1991 to: • Enact ordinances • Approve resolutions • Appropriate funds for the general welfare of the city and its inhabitants • Ensure the proper exercise of the corporate powers of the city as provided for under Section 22 of the Local Government Code Furthermore. Generate and maximize the use of resources and revenues for the development plans. Exercise such other powers and performs such other functions as may be prescribed by laws or ordinances. Regulate activities relative to the use of land. as the legislative body of the city. Authorize the municipal mayor to negotiate and contract loans and other forms of indebtedness subject to existing laws and regulations. rebellion or sedition and impose penalties for the violation of said ordinances. riot. Functions of Sangguniang Panglungsod The Sangguniang Panlungsod. and f. duties and powers of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan pursuant to Section 468 of the Local Government Code of 1991: A. Enact ordinances granting franchises and authorizing the issuance of permits or licenses. Provide names of streets and building owned by the municipality. program objectives and priorities of the city as provided for under section 18 of the Local Government Code of 1991. define boundaries. with particular attention to agro-industrial development and city-wide growth and progress 3.

in order to promote the general welfare of the province and its inhabitants. establishment and maintenance of houses of ill repute. services and activities of the province. public elementary and high school teachers. for violation of a provincial ordinance. deaths. provide for additional allowances and other benefits to judges. fraudulent devices and ways to obtain money or property. smuggling of natural resources products and of endangered species of flora and fauna. mendicancy. allowances and other emoluments and benefits of officials and employees paid wholly or mainly from provincial funds and provide for expenditures necessary for the proper conduct of programs. maintenance of drug dens. land ownership. and to provide relief services and assistance for victims during and in the aftermath of said disasters and calamities and their return to productive livelihood following said events. Generate and maximize the use of resources and revenues for the development plans. suppress and impose appropriate penalties for habitual drunkenness in public places. • Enact ordinances intended to prevent. projects. and • When the finances of the provincial government allow. • Protect the environment and impose appropriate penalties for acts which endanger the environment.00) or both imprisonment and fine at the discretion of the court. B. at the rate authorized by law. • Provide a mechanism and the appropriate funds therefore. gambling and other prohibited games of chance. • Adopt measures to protect the inhabitants of the province from the harmful effects of man-made or natural disasters and calamities. or grant honorarium to any qualified official or employee designated to fill a temporary vacancy in a concurrent capacity. projects. • Subject to the provisions of the Code and applicable laws. and such other activities inimical to the welfare and morals of the inhabitants of the province. program objectives and priorities of the province as provided in Section 18 of the Code. prostitution. drug addition. with particular attention to agro-industrial development and country-wide growth and progress and relative thereto. and such other activities which result in pollution. acceleration of eutrophication of rivers and lakes.• Approve ordinances imposing imprisonment not exceeding one (1) year or a fine not exceeding Five Thousand Pesos (P5. slash and burn farming. wages. assessments. taxation. services. or for other purposes not contrary to law. public documents. business permits. shall: • Enact the annual and supplemental appropriations of the provincial government and appropriate funds for specific programs. or of ecological imbalance. and such other records and documents of public interest in the offices and departments of the provincial government. the printing. . and activities of the provincial government. to ensure the safety and protection of all provision government property.000. juvenile delinquency. distribution or exhibition of obscene or pornographic materials or publications. • Determine the positions and the salaries. illegal logging and smuggling of logs. • Authorize the payment of compensation to a qualified person not in the government service who fills up a temporary vacancy. and other national government officials stationed or assigned to the province. or records such as those relating to property inventory. determine the powers and duties of officials and employees of the province. records of births. marriages. such as dynamite fishing and other forms of destructive fishing. prosecutors. drug pushing. vagrancy. accounts.

provide for the establishment and operation of vocational and technical schools and similar postsecondary institutions. and pursuant to this legislative authority. grant franchises. for the purpose of raising funds to finance development projects. prescribing the rate thereof for general and specific purposes. • Subject to the provisions of Book II of the Code. and. Approve ordinances which shall ensure the efficient and effective delivery of the basic services and facilities as provided for under Section 17 of RA 7160 and. and • Regulate and fix the license fees for such activities as provided under the Code. shall: • Adopt measures and safeguards against pollution and for the preservation of the natural ecosystem in the province. • Establish a scholarship fund for the poor but deserving students in schools located within its jurisdiction or for students residing within the province. Subject to the provisions of Book II of the Code.• Subject to the provisions of Book II of the Code and applicable laws and upon the majority vote of all the members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. shall: • Fix and impose reasonable fees and charges for all services rendered by the Provincial Government to private persons or entities. fees and charges upon such conditions and for such purposes intended to promote the general welfare of the inhabitants of the province. enact ordinances levying taxes. rules and regulations. enact ordinances authorizing the floating of bonds or other instruments of indebtedness. • Approve measures and adopt quarantine regulations to prevent the introduction and . subject to applicable laws. D. incentives or reliefs. rules and regulations. • Subject to applicable laws. and upon a majority vote of all the members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. and granting tax exemptions. authorize the Provincial Governor to lease to private parties such public buildings held in a proprietary capacity. authorize the provincial governor to negotiate and contract loans and other forms of indebtedness. • Prescribe reasonable limits and restraints on the use of property within the jurisdiction of the province. fix reasonable tuition fees and other school charges in educational institutions supported by the Provincial Government. with the approval of the Department of Education and subject to existing laws on tuition fees. and • Adopt measures to enhance the full implementation of the national agrarian reform program in coordination with the Department of Agrarian Reform. • Subject to the provisions of Book II of the Code and applicable laws and upon a majority vote of all the members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. approve the issuance of permits or licenses. in consonance with approved standards on human settlements and environmental sanitation. in addition to said services and facilities. or enact ordinances levying taxes. • Review the comprehensive land us plans and zoning ordinances of component cities and municipalities and adopt a comprehensive provincial land use plan. facilitate or provide for the establishment and maintenance of a waterworks system or district waterworks for supplying water to inhabitants of component cities and municipalities. • Subject to the availability of funds and to existing laws. • Appropriate funds for the construction and maintenance or the rental of buildings for the use of the province. subject to applicable laws. C. fees and charges. upon a majority vote of all the members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan.

and provide incentives for NGOs to support the programs and projects of the elderly. and appropriate funds for the subsistence of detainees and convicted prisoners in the province. appropriate funds for the support and development of the same. and • Establish a provincial council for the elderly which shall formulate policies and adopt measures mutually beneficial to the elderly and to the province. • Provide for the care of paupers. disabled persons. • Establish and provide for the maintenance and improvement of jails and detention centers. the disabled. the sick. the aged. subject to availability of funds. institute a sound jail management program. coordinate with government agencies and non-governmental organizations and. the disadvantaged. drug dependents. . • Establish a provincial council whose purpose is the promotion of culture and the arts. and facilitate efforts to promote the welfare of families below the poverty threshold. and subject to the availability of funds. abused children. appropriate funds to support programs and projects for the elderly. E. Exercise such other powers and perform such other duties and functions as may be prescribed by law or ordinance. particularly children and youth below eighteen (18) years of age. persons of unsound mind.spread of diseases within its territorial jurisdiction. juvenile delinquents. and other needy and disadvantaged persons. establish and support the operation of centers and facilities for said needy and disadvantaged persons. and the exploited. abandoned minors. subject to the availability of funds.