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Republic of the Philippines

PROVINCE OF CAMARINES SUR


Municipality of Ragay

OFFICE OF THE SANGGUNIANG BAYAN


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Excerpts from the minutes of the regular session of the Sangguniang


Bayan of Ragay, Camarines Sur held at the Municipal Session Hall on
March 05, 2007.
Present:
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.

Domingo S. Cedo
Ricardo B. Aquino
Maria Mercado-Eje
Clarita SL. Almarez
Armando P. Hernandez
Emerita D. Plantado
Mateo M. Gonzales, Jr.
Eduardo G. Gaza
Tranquilino M. Vergara
Christian J. Martizano

Vice Mayor/Presiding Officer


Sangguniang Bayan Member
-do-do-do-do-doSangguniang Bayan Member
SB Member/ABC President
SB Member/SKF President

Absent:
None
Introduced by: Coun. Ricardo B. Aquino
ORDINANCE No. 040, s. 2007
AN ORDINANCE DECLARING ALL SCHOOLS IN THIS MUNICIPALITY AS
POLLUTION FREE AREAS, PROHIBITING ANY PERSON TO ENGAGE IN ANY
ACTIVITY THAT WILL CREATE ANY KIND OF POLLUTION, THAT WILL DIRECTLY OR
INDIRECTLY AFFECT SCHOOL SURROUNDINGS AND THE ACADEMIC
COMMUNITIES AND/OR DISRUPT ANY KIND OF SCHOOL ACTIVITIES, AND
PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF.
WHEREAS, the provision of Section 16 of Republic Act No. 7160,
otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, provides among
other things, that every local government unit shall exercise the powers
expressly granted, those necessarily implied there from, as well as powers
necessary, appropriate or incidental for its efficient and effective governance,
and those which are essential to the promotion of the general welfare;
WHEREAS, there is a need to maintain a pollution-free environment in all
schools in this municipality in order to establish an environment suitable for
education;
WHEREFORE, on motion of Coun. Ricardo B. Aquino, jointly seconded by
Coun. Maria Mercado-Eje and Coun. Clarita SL. Almarez,
Be it ordained by the Sangguniang Bayan of Ragay, Province of
Camarines Sur in its regular session assembled, that:
SECTION 1. All schools in this municipality are hereby declared as
Pollution Free Area, and as such shall be free from any kind of pollution.

Cont. Ordinance No. 040, s. 2007

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SECTION 2. It shall be unlawful for any person to engage in any activity


that will create any kind of pollution that will directly or indirectly, affect school
surroundings and the academic community and/or disrupt any kind of school
activities, including, but not limited to, activities that will create noise, bad or
foul odor and/or smoke.
SECTION 3. In case of construction activities that create noise, the same
shall be undertaken only when there is no more school activity going on.
SECTION 4. Any person who shall violate any provision of this ordinance
shall suffer a penalty of a fine of not more than ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED
PESOS (P1,500.00) or an imprisonment of not more than sixty (60) days, or
both such fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the Court.
SECTION 5. Any ordinance or part of an ordinance inconsistent with the
provisions of this ordinance is hereby repealed accordingly.
SECTION 6. This ordinance shall take effect upon its approval.
ENACTED,
UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED: By order of the Sangguniang Bayan of Ragay,
Camarines Sur this 5th day of March, 2007.
I HEREBY CERTIFY to the correctness of the above-mentioned Ordinance.
MANUEL C. COMOTA
Secretary to the Sanggunian
Attested:
DOMINGO

S.

CEDO

Vice Mayor/Presiding Officer


Hon. Ricardo B. Aquino
SB Member

Hon. Maria Mercado-Eje


SB Member

Hon. Clarita SL. Almarez


SB Member

Hon. Armando P. Hernandez


SB Member

Hon. Emerita D. Plantado


SB Member

Hon. Mateo M. Gonzales, Jr.


SB Member

Hon. Eduardo G. Gaza


SB Member

Hon. Tranquilino M. Vergara


SB Member/ABC President

Hon. Christian J. Martizano


SB Member/SKF President
Approved:
Hon. RENATO E. AQUINO, M.D.
Municipal Mayor

Date Approved: _______________