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4373-94, otherwise known as the Codified Ordinance of Cagayan de Oro City

Table of Contents
TITLE I - TITLE OF THIS CODE....................................................................................................8
CHAPTER 1 : CONSTRUCTION AND INTERPRETATION OF THIS CODE.......................8
TITLE II - CITY GOVERNMENT AND BARANGAY MATTERS...........................................................8
CHAPTER 02. TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION OF CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY.....................8
CHAPTER 03: THE SEAL OF CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY.................................................8
CHAPTER 04. BOUNDARIES OF URBAN BARANGAYS................................................9
CHAPTER 5: BOUNDARIES OF RURAL BARANGAYS.................................................14
TITLE III - ZONIFICATION...........................................................................................................21
CHAPTER 06: DECLARATION OF POLICY.................................................................21
CHAPTER 07: DEFINITION OF TERMS.....................................................................21
CHAPTER 08: ZONING DISTRICTS..........................................................................23
CHAPTER 09: MAP.................................................................................................. 23
CHAPTER 10: BOUNDARIES.................................................................................... 23
CHAPTER 11: INSTITUTIONAL ZONE.......................................................................24
CHAPTER 12: PARKS AND PLAZAS.........................................................................24
CHAPTER 12-A: AGRICULTURAL ZONE...................................................................25
CHAPTER 13: INDUSTRIAL ZONE............................................................................25
CHAPTER 14: RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT.....................................................................26
CHAPTER 15: FIRE ZONES...................................................................................... 27
CHAPTER 16: DISTRICT REGULATIONS...................................................................29
TITLE IV - SUBDIVISION AND RELOCATION SITE.......................................................................36
CHAPTER 17. ESTABLISHMENT, DIVISION, DEVELOPMENT OF SUBDIVISION..........36
CHAPTER 18: SCHEDULE OF FEES AND FINES........................................................39
CHAPTER 19: RULES, REGULATION AND GUIDELINES FOR MACANHAN RELOCATION
SITE........................................................................................................................ 41
TITLE V - PARKS, PLAZAS AND PLAYGROUNDS.........................................................................44
CHAPTER 20: PROHIBITING CUTTING OF TREES IN MACAHAMBUS CAVE..............44
CHAPTER 21: RENAMING DIVISORIA PARK TO GOLDEN FRIENDSHIP PARK.............44
CHAPTER 22. PROHIBITIONS ON PARKS AND PLAYGROUNDS.................................45
TITLE VI - PUBLIC PROPERTY.....................................................................................................45
CHAPTER 23: NAMING AND RENAMING OF THE CITY STREETS..............................45
CHAPTER 24: COMMUNITY AMPHITHEATER............................................................46
CHAPTER 25: ISLA DE ORO.................................................................................... 47
CHAPTER 26: JULIO PACANA HALL..........................................................................47

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TITLE VII - BUILDING OFFICE AND FUNCTIONS..........................................................................48


Chapter 27: CREATION OF THE OFFICE................................................................48
TITLE VIII - BUILDING AND PUBLIC WORKS REGULATIONS......................................................53
CHAPTER 28: MATERIAL AND TESTING FEES..........................................................53
CHAPTER 29: ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION/CONSTRUCTION....................................58
CHAPTER 30: CONSTRUCTION OF ARCADES..........................................................58
CHAPTER 31: SIGNBOARD...................................................................................... 59
CHAPTER 32: PARKING SPACES.............................................................................. 59
CHAPTER 33: COMPLIANCE OF NATIONAL PLUMBING CODE.................................60
CHAPTER 34: NUMBERING/RENUMBERING OF BUILDINGS.....................................61
TITLE IX - INFRASTRUCTURE......................................................................................................62
CHAPTER 35: CONTRACTS..................................................................................... 62
CHAPTER 36: REQUIREMENTS ON INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS............................62
CHAPTER 37: ACQUISITION OF LAND BEFORE ANY ROAD CONSTRUCTION............62
TITLE X - EQUIPMENT DEPOT...................................................................................................63
CHAPTER 38. CREATION......................................................................................... 63
CHAPTER 39. TRANSPORT PERMIT FOR HEAVY EQUIPMENT...................................64
TITLE XI - CITY ECONOMIC ENTERPRISES DEPARTMENT (CEED) AND ITS COMPONENTS........66
CHAPTER 40: MARKET COMPONENTS, REGULATIONS & POLICIES.........................66
CHAPTER 41: TRANSFER OF MARKETS STALLS.......................................................74
CHAPTER 42: STALL RENTAL AND MARKET FEES...................................................74
CHAPTER 43: MEAT AND FISH LABELING...............................................................74
CHAPTER 44: WATER AND ELECTRIC CONSUMPTION.............................................75
CHAPTER 45: WEIGHING SCALES...........................................................................76
CHAPTER 46: AGORA MARKET - LANDING AREA....................................................77
CHAPTER 47: COGON MARKET REGULAR STALLS.................................................77
CHAPTER 48: CARMEN MARKET - FRUITS AND VEGETABLE SECTION.....................77
CHAPTER 49: STALLS/BOOTH AT CARMEN MARKET AND INTEGRATED BUS
TERMINAL.............................................................................................................. 77
CHAPTER 50: HAWKING, PEDDLING AND SELLING IN SIDEWALKS..........................77
CHAPTER 51: INTEGRATED BUS TERMINAL (IBT)POLICIES......................................78
CHAPTER 52: TERMINAL FEES AT IBT....................................................................79
CHAPTER 53: STORAGE FEES FOR CARGOES AT IBT..............................................79
CHAPTER 54: LAWNDALE SPRING..........................................................................80
CHAPTER 55: THE LAWNDALE SWIMMING POOL....................................................80
CHAPTER 56: CEMETERY, MEMORIAL PARK AND DISPOSAL OF THE DEAD.............80

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CHAPTER 57: ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS..........................................................81


CHAPTER 58: CLOSURE OF THE OLD CEMETERY....................................................81
CHAPTER 59: DISPOSAL OF THE DEAD..................................................................81
CHAPTER 60: BURIAL REQUIREMENTS...................................................................82
CHAPTER 61: DISINTERMENT REQUIREMENTS.......................................................83
CHAPTER 62: FUNERAL AND EMBALMING ESTABLISHMENTS.................................83
CHAPTER 63: RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CITY HEALTH OFFICER...............................85
CHAPTER 64: MANNER OF BURIAL OUTSIDE OF THE CITY CEMETERY PROPER.....85
CHAPTER 65: CREMATION...................................................................................... 86
CITY SLAUGHT ERHOUSE ..................................................................................................87
CHAPTER 66: SCHEDULE OF ANTE AND POST MORTEMS INSPECTION...................87
PER NATIONAL MEAT INSPECTION COUNCIL ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER...................87
CHAPTER 67: MEAT DELIVERY VAN.........................................................................87
CHAPTER 68: LEASING OF THE CITY SLAUGHTERHOUSE.......................................88
TITLE XII - BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENT......................................................................................89
CHAPTER 69. INSURANCE COVERAGE....................................................................89
CHAPTER 70: STORAGE LICENSE FOR PETROLEUM AND SIMILAR PRODUCTS........89
CHAPTER 71: REGULATED LOCATION OF CERTAIN BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENTS....90
CHAPTER 72. FRANCHISE HOLDER.........................................................................90
CHAPTER 73: LABELING OF COMMERCIAL GOODS, PRODUCTS, ETC......................91
CHAPTER 74: UNLAWFUL USE OF ROADS/STREETS...............................................91
CHAPTER 75: TRANSPORTING LOGS.......................................................................91
CHAPTER 76. COPRA BODEGA/WAREHOUSE..........................................................92
CHAPTER 77: COPRA BUYING................................................................................. 92
TITLE XIII - LOCAL TAXATION......................................................................................................94
CHAPTER 78: TAXATION AND ITS IMPOSITION........................................................94
CHAPTER 79: SCHEDULE OF BASE UNIT CONSTRUCTION COST FOR BUILDINGS,
MACHINERIES AND OTHER STRUCTURES...............................................................99
CHAPTER 80: TAXES, AND/OR FEES ON TRANSFER OF REAL PROPERTY, BUSINESS,
OCCUPATION, AMUSEMENT. PEDDLER,SAND AND GRAVEL, MUNICIPAL WATERS
AND OTHERS........................................................................................................ 107
CHAPTER 80: FINAL PROVISIONS.........................................................................137
TITLE XIV - PROFESSION, OCCUPATION AND TRADE................................................................139
CHAPTER 81: CARGO HANDLING.........................................................................139
CHAPTER 82: INDUSTRIAL ESTABLISHMENT SAFETY...........................................139
CHAPTER 83: SAFETY RULES AND REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO STATIONARY
ENGINES ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND OTHER CONTROLLED APPARATUS.........176

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TITLE XV - PUBLIC INTEREST, SAFETY AND GENERAL WELFARE............................................188


CHAPTER 84: VANDALISM.................................................................................... 188
CHAPTER 85: FALSE INFORMATION DISSEMINATION............................................188
CHAPTER 86: DEADLY WEAPONS.........................................................................188
CHAPTER 87: FIRE CRACKERS.............................................................................. 188
CHAPTER 88: CATCHING FISH.............................................................................. 189
CHAPTER 89: DUMPING OF DEAD ANIMALS.........................................................189
CHAPTER 90: REMOVAL OF SENTENCED/DETAINED PRISONER............................189
CHAPTER 91: KEROSENE GAS STOVES WITH HANGING GAS TANK AND PLASTIC
HOSE.................................................................................................................... 189
CHAPTER 92: ASTRAY ANIMALS............................................................................190
CHAPTER 93: CONTROL OF RABIES......................................................................191
CHAPTER 94: TEMPORARY USE AND/OR OCCUPATION OF SIDEWALKS OR ALLEYS
OR PORTION THEREOF FOR STOCKPILING OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS..........193
CHAPTER 95: ANTI-SMOKE BELCHING.................................................................194
CHAPTER 96: ANTI-SMOKING............................................................................... 196
CHAPTER 97: ERECTION OF POST, ETC................................................................196
CHAPTER 98: INSTALLATION OF BILLBOARDS/STREAMERS..................................197
CHAPTER 99: DIGGING OR EXCAVATION IN STREETS...........................................199
CHAPTER 100: ROAD WARNING SIGNS ON ONGOING PROJECTS..........................200
CHAPTER 101: WASHING OF VEHICLES AND OVERNIGHT PARKING.....................200
CHAPTER 102: SELLING OF LIQUOR, ETC. AT CEMETERY......................................200
CHAPTER 103: SALE OF LIQUOR..........................................................................201
CHAPTER 104: SCALPING..................................................................................... 201
CHAPTER 105: DISPLAY OF UNSANITARY THINGS.................................................201
CHAPTER 106: VAGRANCY AND PROSTITUTION...................................................202
CHAPTER 107: MEN ENTERING PLACES RESERVED FOR WOMEN.........................202
CHAPTER 108: CURFEW FOR MINORS..................................................................203
CHAPTER 109: SALE OF RUGBY............................................................................203
CHAPTER 110: MENDICANCY............................................................................... 203
CHAPTER 111: ANTI-PORNOGRAPHY....................................................................204
CHAPTER 112: CAROLING.................................................................................... 204
CHAPTER 113: BLOWING OF HORNS....................................................................204
CHAPTER 114: MUFFLERS AND SILENCERS..........................................................205
CHAPTER 115: ANTI-LITTERING............................................................................205
TITLE XVI - HEALTH AND SANITATION.....................................................................................206
CHAPTER 116: MASSAGE CLINIC..........................................................................206

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CHAPTER 117: FOOD PROTECTION......................................................................207


CHAPTER 118: VETERINARY INSPECTION.............................................................208
CHAPTER 119: SHIPMENT OF LARGE ANIMALS.....................................................209
CHAPTER 120: WATER PROTECTION....................................................................209
CHAPTER 121: MEDICAL, SANITARY & HEALTH CERTIFICATES..............................210
CHAPTER 122: SANITARY REGULATIONS..............................................................210
CHAPTER 123: NUISANCE.................................................................................... 211
CHAPTER 124: COMMUNICABLE DISEASE............................................................212
CHAPTER 125: CONTROL OF TUBERCULOSIS.......................................................212
CHAPTER 126: PUBLIC MARKETS.........................................................................212
CHAPTER 127: SALTED FOOD PRODUCTS............................................................213
CHAPTER 128: BLOOD BANK................................................................................ 213
CHAPTER 129: FREE HOSPITALIZATION/CONFINEMENT PRIVILEGE......................214
CHAPTER 130: DUMPING OF GARBAGE................................................................214
CHAPTER 131: IMPROVEMENTS OF COMFORT ROOMS/REGULATORY FEES..........214
CHAPTER 132: GUIDELINES ON AFFILIATIONS OF MEDICAL STUDENTS...............214
CHAPTER 133: NIGHT CLUBS, ETC........................................................................217
CHAPTER 134: PROHIBITING MEMBERS OF THE CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY POLICE
COMMAND FROM CONDUCTING INSPECTION OF FOOD AND OTHER BUSINESS
ESTABLISHMENT.................................................................................................. 217
TITLE XVII - EDUCATION AND CULTURE...................................................................................218
CHAPTER 135: SECONDARY BARANGAY HIGH SCHOOL........................................218
CHAPTER 136: FREE SECONDARY EDUCATION.....................................................218
CHAPTER 137: CITY AGRICULTURAL HIGH SCHOOL LUMBIA................................218
CHAPTER 138: CITY LIBRARY................................................................................ 218
TITLE XVIII - MOVIE THEATERS AND AMUSEMENT CENTERS................................................219
CHAPTER 139: REGULATORY AND COMPLAINT BOARD........................................219
TITLE XIX - GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS...................................................................................221
CHAPTER 140: PROHIBITING MINORS..................................................................221
CHAPTER 141: MOVING PICTURES FIT FOR ADULTS ONLY....................................221
CHAPTER 142: JUKEBOX, RADIO, STEREO, KARAOKE, VIDEOKE AND...................222
OTHER SIMILAR DEVICES OR INSTRUMENTS .......................................................222
TITLE XX - TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION.............................................................................223
CHAPTER 143: MAXIMUM SPEED LIMIT................................................................223
CHAPTER 144: VEHICLES AND PEDESTRIANS ON CONFLAGRATION.....................223
CHAPTER 145: PARKING NEAR FIRE HYDRANTS...................................................223
CHAPTER 146: ANIMALS AND VEHICLES RACING.................................................223

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CHAPTER 147: LOADING OR UNLOADING.............................................................223


CHAPTER 148: PARKING, LOADING AND UNLOADING FROM THE.........................223
STEEL BRIDGE TO ROTONDA............................................................................... 224
CHAPTER 149: PROHIBITED PARKING - MACABALAN............................................224
CHAPTER 150: PARKING ALONG R.N. ABEJUELA & T. NERI STREETS....................224
CHAPTER 151: PARKING ALONG THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY..................................224
CHAPTER 152: TRANSPORTATION OF LOGS.........................................................225
CHAPTER 153: REGULATION OF MOTORELA OPERATION.....................................225
CHAPTER 154: ZONIFICATION OF MOTORELA......................................................228
CHAPTER 155: INTEGRATED TRAFFIC REGULATIONS............................................230
CHAPTER 156: PROHIBITING ENTRY TO BAILEY BRIDGE......................................237
CHAPTER 157: TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS AT LUMBIA AIRPORT...............................237
CHAPTER 158: PARKING SPACES FOR UTILITY VEHICLE.......................................237
CHAPTER 159: REROUTING TRAFFIC TO PASS THE LANDING AREA......................238
CHAPTER 160: REGULATION ON DISPATCHING.....................................................238
CHAPTER 161: PAY PARKING ORDINANCE............................................................239
CHAPTER 162: PROHIBITED PARKING ALONG SIDEWALKS...................................240
CHAPTER 163: TRI-SICAD IN RURAL BARANGAYS.................................................241
CHAPTER 164: UNAUTHORIZED PLACING OF TRAFFIC SIGNS...............................242
CHAPTER 165: PRESCRIBING TRAFFIC SIGNS.......................................................242
CHAPTER 166: REGULATING PUJS AND OTHER PUBLIC UTILITY VEHICLES...........242
CHAPTER 167: DISPOSABLE GARBAGE CONTAINER.............................................245
CHAPTER 168: LOAD CAPACITY OF CARMEN BRIDGE...........................................245
CHAPTER 169: TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT AND ENFORCEMENT BUREAU (TMEB).....245
TITLE XXI - GAMBLING.............................................................................................................248
CHAPTER 170. CASINO OPERATION IN THE CITY..................................................248
CHAPTER 171: COCKPITS..................................................................................... 248
CHAPTER 172: SLOT MACHINE............................................................................ 249
CHAPTER 173: COMPUTERIZED VIDEO MACHINES..............................................249
CHAPTER 174: PYRAMID SCHEME........................................................................250
CHAPTER 175: MAHJONG REGULATION................................................................250
TITLE XXII - GENERAL PROVISIONS..........................................................................................252
CHAPTER 176: PENAL SANCTIONS AS TO PERSON COMMITTING THE OFFENSE. 252
CHAPTER 177: REPEALING CLAUSE.....................................................................252
CHAPTER 178. EFFECTIVITY CLAUSE....................................................................252

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On motion joi ntly ma d e an d join tly s e co nd ed b y th e me mb ers pres ent , it w a s


RE SOLV E D , a s the Ci ty C oun cil (S a ng gu nia ng Pa n lu ng sod ) h ereby resol v es,
to a d op t, on se cond a nd fi n a l rea d ing, the follow in g :
ORD I NA NC E N O. 4 37 3 - 94
A N OR D IN A NC E C OD I FYI NG AL L OR DI NA NC ES OF C AGAYA N DE OR O CI TY
FROM 19 45 UP TO NOV EM BER 14 , 19 94
PUR SUA N T to Ordi na n ce N o. 3 2 0 0, S eries of 199 2, ca ll ing for the
co difi ca ti on of a ll pena l and regu la t ory ordin a n ces of th e C ity of Cag a y a n de Oro,
BE I T ORD A I NE D b y th e Ci ty C ou ncil (Sa n gg unia n g Pa n lu ngsod ) i n sessi on
a ssembl ed tha t:
TITLE I - TITLE OF THIS CODE

Section 1. Title.- This Code shall be known as the 1994 CODIFIED ORDINANCE OF CAGAYAN
DE ORO CITY.
C HAP TE R 1 : C ONS TRUC TI ON AN D I NT ER PRE TATI O N OF TH IS C OD E
Se ct io n 2 . I nterp reta tion . - An y a mb ig ui ty or d ou bt a s to th e mea ni ng of a
wo rd or ter m used i n t his C ode, sh a ll be giv en th e in terpreta t ion a d opted in th e
orig ina l sou rce of the o rd ina nc e: P rovi ded tha t the gen erally a ccepted Ru les on
C onst ru ction an d Interp reta tio n s hal l ha v e su pp letory a ppl ica tion h erein .
L ik ew ise, b etw een the Eng lis h tex t of th is C ode as herei n app rov ed, an d its
tra ns la ti on in to a ny diale ct or la n gua ge a s ma y off iciall y b e a llow ed , the E nglis h
tex t sh a ll preva il .
TITLE II - CITY GOVERNMENT AND BARANGAY MATTERS

C HAP TE R 0 2 . T E RRI TORI A L JUR IS D IC T I ON OF CA G AYAN D E OR O C I T Y


Se ct io n 3 . Territ oria l Limits . - T h e terri toria l bou nd a ries o f t he
C ity of
C aga y a n de Oro City s ha l l compris e th e forty (4 0) U rba n B a ra nga y s a nd th e forty
(40 ) Rura l Ba ra ng ay s, a s th ey a re d efi ned a nd delimited in th is C ode, a ls o th e sp a ce
immed ia tel y a bov e an d u nd er t he grou nd thereo f, a s wel l a s the sea s w it hin the
three - mi le limit fro m i ts s hor es , a nd a ll other a rea s wh erein t he loca l go vern men t
un it of Ca gay a n d e Oro Ci ty ha s been ex ercisi ng its ju risd iction th ere on.
C H APT E R 0 3 : T HE SE A L OF CAG AYAN D E OR O C I TY
Se ct io n 4 . N ew O ff icia l S ea l. - T h e n ew off i ci a l S eal of the City of Ca g ay a n
de Oro i s h ereby ad opt ed, wi th the fo llow ing sy mb ols and th eir mea n ing, to w it:
a ) T h e eig h ty (80 ) green lea v es in th e l eft a nd ri gh t s ides of the cen t er of th e
sea l sy mbol ize the eig hty (80 ) ba ra n gay s of th e Cit y. T he l ea ves a re so fi rmly
co nn ect ed to ea ch oth er to s ymbol ize th e un selfi sh ly fi rm, u nit y a nd concord a mong
the msel ves , an d thei r in va ri ably vib ra nt up wa rd tren d i ndica tes thei r sus ta in in g
sta min a a nd t ireless end ea v or for prog ress a n d pro speri ty. T h e tw o stal k s lea n on
ea ch o ther a t th e bottom in a n x ma n ner to in di ca te u nmea su red eff orts to a chi eve
pea ce a nd tra n qu il ity b eyo nd qua n tifi ca tion ;
b) T h e P hilippi ne Fl a g i n i ts colors is a t the cen t er en gu lfi ng th e go lden
sh ield wh ich sy mboli zes th e C ity, a nd s ign ify ing th e la t ter as in teg ra l pa rt of the
for mer. Th e four co rn ers of t he s hiel d a re in the sla n ting p osi tion to s ymbo liz e the
C ity s trend of progress in al l d irection s ;

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c) I ns ide the sh ield a re:


1 . An ind u stria l mil l emi ttin g smok e s ymbo liz in g th e prolif era tion of
in du stria l esta bli shment s in th is City ;
2 . A b ridg e sig ni fyi ng tha t a riv er is a mid st this Cit y a n d tha t a brid ge
co nn ect s th e w es tern a nd ea stern sector s;
3 . An airp la n e i nd ica tin g tha t w e ha ve sta n da rd ai rport for aeria l
tra ns porta t ion and fa cili ties;
4 . An ocea n - li ner to ind ica te tha t th e cit y is a p ort of entry a nd h a s good
port fa ci liti es a nd to emp ha s ize th e fa ct th a t Ca g ay a n de Oro i s th e
g a teway to M ind a n a o;
5 . C ocon u ts a n d pin eapp les i ndica te th a t th ese tw o a re the ma i n
a gri cu ltu ra l produ ct;
6 . C era mics to d epi ct thi s g rowi ng u niqu e indu stry i n th e C it y;
7 . Min in g tool s a nd p rod u ct s to sh ow th a t min ing is a poten tial i nd ustry
in th e City a s it ha s rich min eral res our ces;
8 . Torch of kn owl edg e ind ica ti ng tha t t he C ity is th e sea t of ex cellen t
edu ca tion a l i ns titu tion s a nd fa ci lit ies in Minda n a o; and
9 . Ta mbu li p ourin g money symb oli z es the dri ve for progress a n d
pros perity throu gh th e p roper use of God giv en va st n a tu ra l an d hu ma n
resou r ces .
d) A golden sa sh with words Ci ty of Gold en Fri end sh ip a t th e b ottom ma d e
pa rt of the sea l is descrip tiv e of th e en tirel y gen erous tra its of th e na t ure an d the
ch a ra cter of th e peop le of Ca gay a n de Oro, refl e ct ed in t he friend li est and wa rmest
lov ing h osp ita l ity a visit or wou ld get a nd exp erienc e i n th e Ci ty wh ich en du res a nd
lingers lon g in hi m or h er.
SE C T ION 5 . C ha nge of Off icia l S ea l Wordin g. - T he ph ra se OFFI C I AL SE AL
a pp ea ring ov er th e phra se CI T Y OF G OL DEN FR IE ND S HIP in ex ist ing O ff icial S eal
of th e C ity of Ca gay a n d e O ro a s adop ted un d er Ord ina nce N o. 85 , s eri es o f 19 7 6 , i s
hereb y cha nged to P HI LIP P IN E S .
SE C T ION 6 . Un la w ful Us e of th e N ew Off i ci a l S eal. - I t sh all be u nla wfu l for
a ny priv a te person, na tu ral or ju ridi cal , t o u se th e n ew off i ci al s ea l of Ca g ay a n de
Oro Cit y.
SE C T ION 7 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of thi s C ha p ter sh a ll be pun ish ed
wi th a fi ne of n ot les s t ha n P 5 00 .00 n or more th a n P 1, 5 00 .0 0 or a n imp riso nmen t of
not less tha n on e (1) mon th an d ten (1 0) da y s n or mor e t ha n four (4 ) mon th s, or
bot h s uch fi ne and impri son men t a t the di screti on of th e court .
C H APT E R 0 4 . B OU ND AR IES OF URB A N BA RA N GAYS
SE C T ION 8 . Bou nd a ries. -. Th e b oun da ri es of the 4 0 U rba n Ba ra n gay s a re
hereb y defi n ed a s fol low s :
BA RA NG AY N O. 1
1 . S ta rtin g fro m Ca ga ya n de Oro B rid ge p a ssi ng th ru J. Ga erla n S t. to Pa bay o
S treet ;
2 . From Pa b ay o S treet to th e ol d C ag a y a n R iv er B a nk ;
3 . From the old C aga ya n R iv er fol low ing t o old Riv er B a nk to th e p oin t of ori gi n.
BA RA NG AY N O. 2
1.
2.
3.
4.

From the ban k of Ca ga y a n Ri v er pa s sin g t hru J. Ha yes S treet t o Pa b ay o S treet;


From Pa b ay o S treet to corn er J. Ga erla n S treet;
From J. Ga erla n S treet to C aga ya n d e Oro Bridge;
Fro m C ag a y a n de Oro Bri dg e to poin t o f orig in.

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BA RA NG AY N O. 3
1.
2.
3.
4.

S ta rtin g from Dolores Stree t pa ssi ng th ru Pa ba yo S treet to co rn er T. N eri St ree t;


From T. N eri S treet to c orner of C orrales Av en u e;
Fro m C orra les Aven u e to D olore s Stree t;
Fro m Dol ores Street to p oin t of orig in.

BA RA NG AY N O. 4
1 . S ta rt ing from corner Ha yes S treet pa ssi ng thru Ca p is tra n o S t. to T. C h a v ez
S treet ;
2 . Fro m T. Cha v ez S treet to co rn er of Paba yo Stree t;
3 . Fro m Pa ba y o S treet to C orn er Ha y es Stree t;
4 . Fro m Ha y es S treet to p oin t of origi n.
BA RA NG AY N O. 5
1 . S t a rting fro m corn er T. Cha v ez Stree t p a ss ing thru Ca pist ra no
N eri Stree t;
2 . From T. N eri S treet to Pa ba y o S treet ;
3 . From Pa b ay o S treet to T. Ch a v ez then to poi nt of orig in .

S treet, t o

T.

BA RA NG AY N O. 6
1 . S ta rt ing fro m the Ba nk of Ca ga y a n Riv er a t Ha yes S treet fol low in g it s Ba nk to T.
N eri Stree t;
2 . Fro m T. N eri S treet to C ap istra n o Stree t ;
3 . Fro m Ca pi stra no S treet to J. Ha y es Stree t;
4 . Fro m J. Ha y es Street to p oin t of o ri gi n.
BA RA NG AY N O. 7
1.
C.
2.
3.
4.

S ta rting fro m the Ba nk of Ca g ay a n R iv er a t T. N eri S treet fo llowin g i ts B a nk to


Pa ca n a Stree t;
Fro m C. Pa ca na S treet to C ap istra n o Stree t;
Fro m Ca pi stra no S treet to T. N eri S treet ;
Fro m T. N eri S treet to poi nt of orig in .

BA RA NG AY N O. 8
1 . S ta rtin g fro m the co rn er of T. N eri Stree t pa s sin g th ru Ca pistra n o S treet to the
co rn er of J.R . B orja S treet;
2 . From J.R . B orja S treet to Do n A . Velez S treet ;
3 . From Do n A . Velez S treet to T. N eri Stree t;
4 . From T. N eri Stree t to poi nt of orig in ;
BA RA NG AY N O. 9
1 . S ta rti ng fro m corn er of T. N eri S treet pa ss ing thru D on A. Vel e z S treet to J. R.
Borja S treet;
2 . Fro m J.R . B orja S treet to C orra les Av enu e;
3 . Fro m C orra les Aven u e to T. N eri Stree t;
4 . Fro m T. N eri Stree t to poi nt of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 10
1 . S ta rti ng fro m th e B a nk of Ca ga ya n Riv er a t C. Pa ca na S treet fol low in g its Ba n k
up to the corn er of Ma b ini S treet;
2 . Fro m Mab in i S treet to Cap ist ra no S treet;
3 . Fro m Ca pi stra no S treet to C. Pa ca n a Stree t then to poi nt of orig in .

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BA RA NG AY N O. 11
1 . S ta rting fro m corn er of J.R . B orja S treet p a ssi ng thru Ca pi stra n o S treet to
Ma bin i S treet;
2 . From Ma bin i S treet to Do n A . Vele z S treet;
3 . From Don A . Vele z S treet to J. R . B orja Stree t th en t o po int of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 12
1 . S ta rting fro m corn er of J.R . B orja S treet p a ssi ng th ru Don A. Vele z S treet to
Ya ca pin S treet ;
2 . From Ya ca pin S treet to C orra les Av enu e;
3 . From C orra les Av enu e to J. R . B orja S treet th en to p oin t of ori gin .
BA RA NG AY N O. 13
1.
to
2.
3.

S ta rting fro m the Ba nk of Ca ga y a n River a t Ma bi ni Stree t foll ow ing i ts B a nk up


th e corn er of K ala mbag oh a n St ree t;
Fro m K ala mbagoh a n S treet to Ca p ist ra no S t reet ;
Fro m Ca pi stra no S treet to Ma bini S treet, th en to p oin t of origi n.

BA RA NG AY N O. 14
1 . S ta rt ing fro m corner of Ma bin i S treet pa ssin g
th ru
C api s tra n o
Ma ka h a mbu s Street ;
2 . From Mak a ha mb us S treet to Don A. Vel ez S treet ;
3 . From Don A. Velez S treet to M a bi ni S treet, t hen to poi nt of orig in.

S treet t o

BA RA NG AY N O. 15
1 . S ta rti ng fro m th e B a nk of Ca gay a n R iv er a t Kal a mb ago ha n St ree t foll owi ng th e
Ba n k u p to d el P i lar S treet;
2 . From del P ila r Street to Ca pis tra no S treet ;
3 . From Ca pi stra no S treet to K a la mba g oh a n u p to th e p oin t of origi n.
BA RA NG AY N O. 16
1 . S t a rting fro m th e corn er of Ma k a ha mb us S t reet p a ssi ng a long C ap istra n o to
del P ila r S treet;
2 . From del P ila r Street to Don A. Vele z S treet.
BA RA NG AY N O. 17
1.
to
2.
3.

S ta rti ng fro m the Ba nk o f Ca ga y a n R iv er a t del P ila r S treet fol low ing its Ba n k up
A bel la no sa S treet;
From Ab ella n osa S treet to Mag sa y sa y S treet;
From Ma g sa y sa y Stree t to del Pi la r S treet up to poi nt of origin .

BA RA NG AY N O. 18
1 . S ta rti ng fro m th e ju n cti on a t d el Pila r Stree t p a ssi ng th ru Ma g sa y sa y S treet up
to A bel la no sa S treet;
2 . From Ab ella n osa S treet to Ca pis tra no S treet;
3 . Fro m Ca pistra n o S treet to del P ila r S t reet up to the poi nt of origin .
BA RA NG AY N O. 19
1 . S ta rti ng fro m th e corner of d el Pi la r S t reet p a ssing th ru Ca pistra n o Stree t to
Echem Stree t ;
2 . From Echem S treet to D on A. Velez S treet ;

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3 . From Don A. Velez S treet to d el P ila r S treet up to poin t o f origi n .


BA RA NG AY N O. 20
1 . S ta rti ng fro m the corn er of Echem S treet pa ssing thru Ca p is tra no S treet up to
Ab ella n osa S treet;
2 . From Ab ella n osa S treet to Don A. Vele z S treet;
3 . From Don A. Velez S treet to E ch em S treet up to th e poin t of o rigi n.
BA RA NG AY N O. 21
1 . S ta rting fro m the ima gi na ry b oun da ry l in e b etween ba ra ng a y C on sola cion a nd the
Pob la cion a rea ru nnin g O ne Hun dred E ig hty (18 0) meters, more or les s, up to the
co rn er of the extend ed l in e alon g Ga ab uca y a n S treet ;
2 . From Gaa b uca y an S treet to Co rra l es Ext ensi on;
3 . From C orra les Ex tens ion run ni ng On e Hu nd red E ig hty (1 80 ) met ers, more or less ,
to th e corn er of an imag ina ry l in e run ni ng pa ra ll el to Ga a b uca ya n S treet;
4 . From the ima gi na ry l ine up to the po int of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 22
1 . S ta rtin g fro m the corn er of M . Ca n oy Stree t pa ssi ng th ru C orrales Ex ten sion up
to th e Co rn er o f Ga ab uca y a n S treet ;
2 . From Gaa b uca y an S treet to Bit a n- a g Creek ;
3 . Fro m B ita n -a g C reek goi ng up strea m on a n i mag in a ry Lin e ex tend ed to Ca noy
S treet, then to point of origin .
BA RA NG AY N O. 23
1 . S ta rtin g fro m Ca n oy S treet fol low ing the imag in a ry bo unda ry li ne of Ba ra n ga y
C onso la cion ru nn ing Tw o Hu nd red S ev enty Fiv e (27 5) meters, mor e or less, up to
the bou n da ry of B ara ng ay 2 1;
2 . From the bou n da ry of B a ra nga y 2 1 on th e S ou th to C orra l es Ex ten sio n;
3 . From C orra les Ex tens ion to M . C a n oy S treet, then to poi nt of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O 24
1 . S ta rt ing fro m the corn er of th e prop osed C ap itol R oa d t hru th e corn er of R ecto
Aven u e ;
2 . From Recto Avenu e to Bita n - ag C reek ;
3 . Fro m
Bi ta n- ag C reek foll owi ng its C ourse
up strea m to the corn er of th e
prop osed su bdiv ision road;
4 . Fro m th e corn er of
the p ropo sed su b div is ion roa d foll ow ing its i ma gin a ry
pa t h to th e po int of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 25
1 . S ta rtin g fro m t he corn er of C orra les and C a n oy Stree ts ru n ning sou th up to Recto
Aven u e ;
2 . Fro m R ect o Av enu e follo wi ng the s up er hig hw a y to th e w est up to B ala ca n a s
C reek ;
3 . From Bal a ca n as C reek fol low ing the boun da ry of B a ra ng a y Co nsol a cion t o
the poi nt ta ng en t to the poi nt of origin .
BA RA NG AY N O. 26
1 . S ta rtin g fro m the corners of C orra les Av en ue and C a no y S t reet , an d i ma g ina ry
lin e i s d ra wn perpen d icula r to C orrales Aven u e run ni ng ea st up to Bi ta n- ag Creek ;
2 . From Bi ta n- a g Creek foll owi ng its cour se up strea m u p to R ect o Av enu e;
3 . Fro m R ect o Av en ue fo llow ing the su per hig h wa y to the w est up to the corn er of
C orra les;

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4 . From the co rn er o f Recto a nd C orrales Av en ue to th e p oin t of o rigi n.


BA RA NG AY N O. 27
1.
to
2.
3.
4.
to
5.
6.

S ta rt ing fro m the corn er of A . Vele z S treet a nd R ecto Aven ue ru nn ing Ea st u p


C orra les Av enu e;
From C orra les Av en ue to th e S ou th up t o th e p rop osed C ap itol Roa d;
From the prop osed C api tol Roa d to C apt . V. R oa E x ten s ion ;
Fro m C apt . V. Roa Ex tens ion to a prop osed roa d tra v ers i ng La ns a ng C ompou nd u p
C orra les Av enu e;
From thi s proposed roa d a t C orra les Av enu e to the co rn er of A . Lu na Stree t;
From A. Lu n a to A. Velez S treet u p to th e poin t of o rigi n.

BA RA NG AY 2 8
1 . S ta rti ng a t the corner of R. C h aves S t reet pa ssi ng thru Ca p t. V. Roa
the co rn er of the prop osed Ca pi tol R oa d ;
2 . From the prop osed C api tol Roa d to the ea st up to S. Osm e a S treet ;
3 . Fro m S. O smea S t reet to R . Ch av e z S treet ;
4 . Fro m R . C ha vez S treet to th e p oin t of o rigi n.

S treet to

BA RA NG AY N O. 29
1 . S ta rtin g a t corn er of A. Velez a n d A. L una S t reet s ru nn ing to th e ea s t up to
C orra les Av en ue;
2 . Fro m C orra les Aven u e to corn er of R . C ha v ez S treet ;
3 . Fro m R . C ha ves S treet to Ag ui na ldo S treet;
4 . Fro m Ag ui na ldo S treet to Ya ca pin Exten si on ;
5 . Fro m Ya ca pi n Ex tens ion to corn er A. Vel e z;
6 . Fro m corner A. Velez u p to th e po int of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 30
1.
2.
3.
4.

S ta rtin g fro m t he prop osed road alon g La n sa ng compo un d to Ca pt . V. Roa S t reet ;


From C apt . V. Roa S treet to R . C h av es S treet ;
From R. C hav e z S treet t o C orra les Av en ue ;
From C orra les Av en ue to p oin t of ori gin .

BA RA NG AY N O. 31
1 . S ta rtin g fro m corner of R. C hav e z S treet (ol d Mun icip a l Road ) foll owi ng
Osmea S treet to th e N orth up to the corn er of th e p ropos ed subdi vi sion roa d ;
2 . From co rn er of the prop osed su bd ivisi on ro a d t o Bi ta n -a g C reek ;
3 . Fro m B ita n -a g Creek foll owi ng i ts c ou rs e ups trea m t o th e corn er of the old
Mu ni ci pal Ro ad;
4 . From the old Mun icipal R oad to th e poin ts o f origi n.
BA RA NG AY N O. 32
1 . S ta rtin g fro m corners of J.R . Bo rj a a nd C orrales
Ya ca pin S treet ;
2 . From Ya ca pin S treet to A gu ina ld o S treet ;
3 . From Ag ui na ldo S treet to R . C h a vez S treet;
4 . From R. C hav e z S treet t o Da u ma r S treet;
5 . From Da u ma r Stree t to J.R . B orja S t reet ;
6 . From J.R . Borja S treet to the poi nt of orig in .

S treets

to

t he

corn er

of

BA RA NG AY N O. 3 3
1 . S ta rtin g fro m t he corn ers of J.R . Borja a nd Da u ma r S treets t o R . C ha vez S treet;
2 . From R. C hav e z S treet t o Os me a S treet ;

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3 . From S.Os me a Stree t to J.R. Bo rj a Stree t;


4 . From J.R . Borja S treet to the poi nt of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 34
1 . S ta rti ng fro m th e corn ers of J.R. Borja an d S. O sme a S treets to t he co rn er of
the old Mu ni ci pal R oad;
2 . From th e old Mu ni ci pa l R oa d to th e C orn er of Pres . Qu irin o S treet;
3 . From P res. Q ui rino S treet to J.R . Borja S treet ;
4 . From J.R . Borja S treet to the poi nt of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 35
1.
of
2.
3.
4.
5.

S t a rting fro m th e corners of J. R. Borja an d P res. Qu iri no S treets t o the corner


th e Old M un icipa l Roa d ;
From the old Mun icipal R oad to B ita n - ag Creek ;
From B ita n -ag C reek u ps trea m to th e corner of Ya ca pin E xt ensi on;
From Ya ca pin Ex tensi on to Pres . Ga rcia S treet;
From P res. Ga rci a S treet to J. R. Borja S treet, then to the poi nt of orig in .

BA RA NG AY N O. 36
1 . S ta rti ng fro m th e corn ers of J. Ha y es an d P res . Ga rcia St ree ts t o Ya ca pi n
Ex ten sion ;
2 . From Ya ca pin Ex tensi on to B ita n - ag C reek ;
3 . From B ita n -ag C reek goi ng ups trea m to C a ma ma n -a n Bridg e;
4 . From C a ma ma n -a n Bri dg e a lo ng Ha y es to poi nt of orig in .
BA RA NG AY N O. 37
1.
2.
3.
4.

S ta rtin g fro m t he corn ers of J. Ha y es and Os me a S treet to J. R . Bo rj a S treet ;


From J.R . Borja Stree t to Pres . Ga rcia S treet;
From P res. Ga rci a S treet to J. Ha y es Stree t;
From J. Ha yes Street to p oin t of orig in .

BA RA NG AY N O. 38
1.
2.
3.
4.

S ta rtin g fro m t he corn ers of J. Ha y es nd Da u ma r S treet to J.R . B orja S t reet ;


From J.R . Borja S treet to S. Os me a Stree t;
From S. Os me a Stree t to J. Ha y es S treet;
From J. Ha yes Street to p oin t of orig in .

BA RA NG AY N O. 39
1.
2.
3.
4.

S ta rtin g fro m t he corn ers of J. Ha y es and Mort ola S treet to J.R . B orja S treet ;
From J.R . Borja S treet to Da u ma r S t reet ;
From Da u ma r Stree t to J. Ha y es S treet;
From J. Ha yes Street to p oin t of orig in .

BA RA NG AY N O. 40
1 . S ta rtin g fro m the corners of D olore s S treet a n d C orra l es Aven u e to J.R . B orja
S treet ;
2 . From J.R . Borja S treet to Mortol a S treet;
3 . From Mortol a Street to J. Ha y es S treet;
4 . From J. Ha y es Street to a n ima g ina ry lin e cross in g a long the ce metery b ou nd
to Ferna n dez S treet ;
5 . From Fern a nd ez S treet t o poin t o f orig in.

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SE C T ION 9 . Ma p of U rba n B a ra na ga y s . - T he map a ppen d ed t o Ord ina nce N o.


73 , serie s of 1 97 3, now on fi l e wi th th e Ci ty Pla nn ing an d Dev elo pment Off ice sh all
be the off icia l polit ica l ma p of th e Urb a n Ba ra nga y s for al l off icia l pu rpos es.
CH A PT ER 5 : B O UN DA R I ES OF RUR AL B A RA NG AYS
SE C T ION 1 0 . Bou nda ries of R ural B a ra n ga y s. - T h e bou nd a ries of th e Ru ra l
Ba ra nga y s are a s follow s:
1 . BU GO Bou nd a ries :
NAla e Ri v er
SA Lin e run ni ng from ea st to w est 2 5 met ers from th e
edg e of Bu go school si te;
EP rovi nce of Bu kid non
WMa ca ja la r Bay

sou thern

2 . PUERT O B oun da ri es:


NEBu go sch ool s ite;
S WEW-

S out hern bou nd a ry o f B ug o 25 meters from th e fa rth es t en d of


Siti o of Ti n- a o second creek
P rovi nce of Bu kid non ;
Ma ca ja la r Bay ;

from th e S ay re Hig hw ay ;

3 . AGU S AN B oun da ri es:


N - S i tio of T in- a o
S - Ag us a n R iv er
E - Prov in ce of Bu k id no n
W- M a ca j ala r B ay ;
4 . TAB LON B oun da ri es :
NES WE W -

Ag usa n R iv er
C ug ma n R iv er
P rovi nce of Bu kid non
Ma ca ja la r B a y

5 . CUGM AN B oun da ri es :
NSEW-

Ma ca ja la r Bay
P rovi nce of Bu kid non
C ug ma n R iv er
Bi ga a n Riv er

6 . GUS A B oun da ri es :
NSEW-

Ma ca ja la r Bay
S iti o of T ig na p olo- an and B rgy. I n da h ag
Bi ga a n Riv er
Kol a mb ug C reek

7 . LAPAS AN Bou nda ries:


NSEW-

Ma ca ja la r Bay
Ro ad t o I nda ha g
Kol a mb ug C reek
Bi ta n- a g Creek
S I TI OS :

1.

Kol a mb ug

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2.
3.
4.
5.

T uka
S a n Jua n
Ma mba t o
L apa sa n P rop er

8 . MA CA BAL AN Bou nd a ries :


NSEW-

Ma ca ja la r Bay
P un tod
N a tiona l Hi gh wa y
C aga y a n R iv er

9 . PUN T OD B ou nda ries:


NMa ca ja la r Bay
SE W -

P ropos ed

B a rri o

Ob rero

Subd.

Fo re st

R eserv a tio n,

a nd

A li ne ru nn in g from Ea st to West s ta rting fro m Cag a ya n R iv er


then ce ea stw a rd t hrou gh roa d conne ct ing Do n A . Vel ez S t.,
a nd Corra l es Av en ue
Bi ta n- a g Creek
C aga y a n R iv er

10 . C ON S OL A CI ON Bou nda ries :


NSEW-

T he s outh ern b ounda ry of P un tod


Ab ella n osa S treet;
T he u pp er ed ge of na t ura l slop e an d/ or emba nk
C aga y a n R iv er ;

11 . N AZ AR ET H Bou n da ries :
N-

SEW-

S tra ig ht lin e fro m C ag a ya n R iv er run ni ng N orth- Ea s twa rd a nd


co nn ect ing abou t th e sout h ern end of Pa b a y o S t ., a s i ts
Dolores St. Ju nctio n, a n d the sou th ern wa ll of C a th oli c and
Mu ni ci pal C emet eri es th ence E a stwa rd to t he en d
of
the
prop osed Devel opmen t ro ad
wh ich inters ects w it h a n other
prop osed D Ev elop men t roa d
tha t wil l con n ect w ith Vi ct oria
S t., Ex ten sion t hru M a ni la Win e area ;
A
li ne d ra wn from Ea s t t o West t hrou gh t he cen ter of
Ma ca sa n di g S ubd .
R oa d wh ich con nect s to th e
roa d of
Ma ca sa n di g nea r Artesi a n Well N o. 3 of th e NW S A;
Ba rrio Ca ma ma n - an an d Si tio Pi nik itan
Pa b a y o S treet
and Ca ga y a n R iv er

12 . M AC AS AN DI G Bou n da ries
NESW-

Ba rrio s Na za reth a n d C a ma ma n -a n
Ba rrio s Ca ma ma n - an a nd Ind a ha g
Ta gua n a o
C aga y a n Riv er un til Ta gua n a o w hi ch i s pa rt of B a lula n g;

13 . C AM AMA N -AN Bou nda ries:


N-

ESC a la v era & L in oy

Vic toria Ex ten sion S t. sta rting from ju n c ti on o f roa d from C oca C ola Pla n t p a ssi ng West side of t he S up er Ma rk et up to Bi ta nag
C reek and Ba ra ng a y
La pa sa n fro m poi nt
of
B ita n -a g
C reek in lin e wi th t he c ou rs e
of Ya ca pin S treet propos ed
ex tensi on un til com mon C reek pa ssin g Toca Hill
C omm on C reek un til S iti o Ca ma ca wa n of Ba rrio I nda h ag;
I nd a h ag,
in cludin g
Ma ca pa ya,
Tip oloh on , Bol ons iri,

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W-

T he

Ma ca sa n di g, Na z a reth and Bit a n- a d C reek fro m Ca ma ma n- a n


Bridge u nti l poi nt of Bi ta n- ag C reek in lin e w it h
Ya ca pi n
S treet E xt ensi on.
p res ent territory con n ect ing the fol low in g S itios :
1.
C a ma ma n -a n prop er
2.
T ipo loh on
3.
Ma ca pa ya
4.
S emi na ry Hil l
5.
C a la v era
6.
P ini k ita n a nd
7.
Ad ela S ubd ivisi on

14 . IN DA HA G B oun da ri es:
NESW-

Ba ra nga y C a ma ma n- a n
Bi ga a n an d Up per Gusa
L ibon a , Bu k id non
Ba ra nga y M a ca sa n dig

T he territ ory of the Ba ra nga y comp oses th e p rin ci pa l si tios of C a ma ca wa n,


L omb oy an d In da ha g p roper.
15 . C AR ME N Bo un da ries:
N-

S-

EW-

A li ne fro m C aga ya n Ri ver, th en ce to th e poin t b etween the tw o


nea res t ma n g oes on the prop erty of Rod olfo Pela ez , th en ce to
a poi nt on th e h ig hw a y w h ere sl ope of 4t h Mi lita ry Area Hill
begin s, th en ce wes tw a rd a lon g southern slop e of 4 th M ili ta ry
Area Hil l, th ence a j un cti on o f Ca l aa na n C reek a n d Ip ona n
Ri v er;
A li ne fro m Na ba ng aga n
Ca na l (Big ), th en ce
a cross the
hi gh wa y to
th e a irport at Lu mbia, t hen ce
ea stw a rd a long
N aba n ga ga n C reek to a
po int a b ov e Ka ra n so li, t hen ce
north w a rd a lon g the ed ge pla t ea u up
to Ma ca n ha n C reek
then ce t o C a ga y a n R iv er
C aga y a n R iv er
A
lin e
from th e jun ction of Cal aa na n C reek a n d
Ip on a n
Ri v er to Sa g ui ng on B ri dg e, th en ce to prop erty o f R od olfo
Pela e z on the ea stern ba nk of Cal a ana n C reek , t hen ce t o the
Mer cado
fa rm in Ta gma tay, th ence to th e Fa ja ro s p roperty
in Tagma ta y, th ence t o a p oin t on th e p roperty of Vi cen te
S abel lina
ab ut tin g Na ba n g aga n
C reek , th en ce to th e
C a rmen - L u mb ia B oun da ry

16 . B ULUA B oun d a ries:


NSEW-

Ma ca ja la r Bay
B . D. MO NS. NO. 18 to Anha on Hill s
Ba rrio s of B a ya ba s -K a us wag a n
C a rmen Ca da s tra l S urv ey
bou n da ry (B . D. M ons. N os. 11 , 1 2 a nd 1 3)
I po na n Riv er a n d S i tio Anh a on
S I TI OS :
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.

1 . B ul ua prop er
L ower Hu la o- Ju la o
Ba nk roh a n
Moh on
T ub ora n
I mp a n ta o

17 . IP O NAN Bou n da ries :

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NSEW-

N a tiona l Hi gh wa y
I po na n Riv er
I po na n Riv er a nd Si tio A nh a on a n d I p ona n Ri ver
C ada st ra l su rv ey bo un da ry of C ag a yan de O ro a nd Opol ;
S I TI OS :

Hina pla n on

2.
3.

1.
I po na n Riv er
Ma n ta dj a o
Pa rt of N a rola n g

6 . L o-ok
7 . C ogon
8.

4.
5.

An ha on
Bu la o

9 . Bal a -os

18 . KA US WA GAN B oun da ri es:


N-

Territories a s defi n ed b y C ada s tra l S urv ey

19 . C ANI T OA N Bou n da ries:


NSEW-

Ba ra nga y B ul ua
L ine
ru nn in g from Ea s t t o West from Ipo na n Riv er th roug h
the bou nd a ry of t he
properti es
of Ped ro S ant ua a n d t he
Ga erla n fa mily, th en ce to the Tagba na n on g Hil l
T he hi gh est p eek of Pu li Hill s th ence to Tag ma ta y
I po na n Riv er

S I TI OS :

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

C a ni toa n prop er.


L ower Tagma ta y
P uli - K ala a na n
Ag ong
Ma n tica o

20 . PA GAT PAT Bo un da ries :


NSEW-

Ba ra nga y C a nit oa n
Ba ra nga y L u mb ia a s est abli sh ed b y cada s tra l s urv ey
S lop es of Ta gb a ba n ga Hi lls
I po na n Riv er
S I TI OS :

1.
2.
3.

Pa g a tpa t prop er
S ili - sili
C a ma ra h a n

21 . B AI K IN GON B oun da ries:


NSEW-

A lin e run ni ng from ea st to w est o n t he top of T igda la ha n Hill s


Da ra ng on - S an S imon bou nd a ry an d Da ga n go n Hi lls
I po na n Riv er
Dug y onga n Creek a nd Ca da st ra l Bo un da ry of Op ol an d Ca ga y a n

de Oro
S I TI OS :

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

Ba ik in gon p roper
Tak u ro k
N a sag pia n
N a hulog a n
Da ga ng on

22 . S AN SI MON Bou nd a ries:


N-

Da ra ng on , Sa n Simon boun d a ry a nd Dag a ng on Hill s

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SEW-

T he fo rm er
Pa g a tpa t L u mbia boun da ry
as esta b lish ed by
ca da st ral su rv ey (now th e O pol - Pa g atpa t Bou n da ry )
I po na n Riv er
Bon gk a la ng Ri ver and Op ol - Pa ga tp a t ca da s t ra l b oun da ry
S I TI OS :

1.
2.
3.

S a n S imon prop er
Ba n gk a lon
Perik o

23 . B ALUL AN G B oun da ries :


NSE-

W-

Ma ca n ha n cr eek u p to edg e of Pl a tea u goi ng west fro m Ca g.


de Oro
C a ra n soli to
th e b ounda ry of N a rul a ng t hen g oin g strai gh t
to Ca g ay a n Ri ver and a cross th e riv er t o i nclude Quisok
C aga y a n Ri ver from in tersec tion of M a ca n ha n Creek , th ence
sou thw a rd a long C aga y a n
Riv er to a poin t opp osit e G uis ok
(siti os of Gu iso k on oth er s ide of Cag a ya n Riv er i s i nclu ded in
the terri tory of B a lula n g
Fro m rim of Ma n resa pla t ea u a nd Ma ca nh a n C reek s outh w a rd
of B a longi s t hen ce to Lumb ia b ounda ry tow a rd Ta lak ag

24 . LUMBI A Bou nd a ries - T he t erri tory w hich in cl ud es t he fol low ing:


1.
2.
3.
4.

siti os:

L umbia prop er
Ka b u la
Pa tp a t
N a rula ng

5.
6.
7.
8.

Pa l a la n g
Ki a mi s
Ma l ub og
Pa h iron

25 . TIGN A P OL OAN Bou nd a ries - T he territory w h ich in clu des th e foll owi ng
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

T igna p oloa n p ro per


I mpa k ib il
I mba y a o
Vic tory
T he Bes iga n a rea con si stin g of Besi ga n prop er Ma mb ul a so,
Ma h abw a , S isi mon , K iba lomo a n d Ki ban og

26 . TAGLI MAO B oun da ri es - T he territory w hi ch in clu des the fo llow in g siti os:
1.
2.
3.

Ta gl ima o pro per


Bu lih on
P ia n ta ga n

4.
5.
6.

Bi ta -og
N aba t ia n
C aba la ng

27 . B AYAN GA Bou nd a ries - T h e territo ry wh ich in cl ud es th e foll owi ng si tios :


1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
siti os:

Ba y a nga prop er
Ta gb okb ok
Migk iw a n
Ma ca h a mb us
Bu lu gwa

28 . MAM BUAYA Bou ndaries - T h e terri tory wh ich in clu des th e fo llow ing
1.
2.
3.

Ma mbu a ya pro per


Mig na t
Ma p uti

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siti os:

29 . DA N SO L I HO N Bou nda ries - Th e territory w h ich i n clu des th e followin g


1.
2.
3.

Da n soli hon pro per


L a ng a g
Da y ona n

4.
5.
6.

L ower Ma nga l ay
Upper Mu nd iqu e
Ba l ongk ot

30 . PAG ALUNG AN Bo un da ri es - Th e territ ory wh ich in clu des th e follow in g


siti os:
1.
2.
3.

Pa g alon ga n p roper
Gui ni ta n
L irup a n

4.
5.
6.

N aa pa sa n
Ara o- ara o
Ba t ina y

31 . S INO N OP - F.S CATAN I CO B ou nd a ries - T he territo ry i nclu des th e


follow in g :
NESW-

Bou nd a ry of C u gma n
C ug ma n R iv er
Bou nd a ry of B uk idn on
Bi ga - a n Riv er

32 . TAGPAN GI Bou nd a ries - T h e territo ry wh ich In clu d es th e foll owi ng :


NESW-

Ba ra nga y Pa ga lunga n
Bu ta y Mo un ta in R a ng e
Ma mbu a ya
L uga hon M oun ta in R a n ge
S I TI OS :
2.

1.
Pa tol a ng on
Upper Ba ti nay

3.
4.

Mu so - bu so
Bi la ng- bila ng

33 . T U MPAGO N Bou nd a ries - T he terri tory wh ich in cl ud es t he fol lowin g:


NE SW-

I po na n Riv er
P igs a g- a n- Ba l ong k ot
La na o
I po na n Riv er
S I TI OS :
1.
2.

Tomp a g on prop er
Pa tp a t

3.

S ali loa n

34 . B AYA BA S Bo un da ri es
NSE-

W-

Ma ca ja la r Bay
C emen t mon u men t sepa ra ting fro m K au sw a ga n pla ced abou t 20 0
me t ers n orth of th e s epa ra ti ng road s lea d ing fro m K a us wa ga n
to B onb on a nd Ba ya ba s
By a l in e ru nn ing fro m th e cem ent monu ment
pla ced n orth of
the pa rti ng roa d s lea din g from
K au sw aga n to
Bonbo n an d
Ba y ab a s to anot her cem ent mon u ment pla ced a t th e edg e of th e
sea n ea r th e h ous e of Pa ntal eon R a aga s
S epa ra ti ng it from Ba ya ba s b y a noth er
c emen t monu men t
pla ced a t the wes ternmo st tip of B a ya ba s b esid e th e s ea

35 . B ON B ON B oun da ri es
N-

Ma ca ja la r Bay

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SEW-

36 .
37 .
38 .
39 .
40 .

S epa ra ti ng
i t fro m Ka u sw aga n by a cemen t mon umen t pla ced
a bo ut 2 0 0 me t ers no rt h of th e pa rtin g roa d s l ea di ng fro m
Ka u sw a ga n to Bon bon a nd Ba ya ba s
Ba n k of Cag a y a n River
By a n i ma gin a ry li ne run ni ng fro m th e cemen t monu men t 20 0
me t ers n orth of the parti ng road s lea di ng
from
K a us wa g a n
to Bo nb on a nd B a y aba s to anot her cem en t monu ment pla ced a t
the edg e o f Ma ca ja l a r B ay n ea r the hou se
of Pa n ta l eon
R aa ga s

PATAG
BALUB AL
BES I GAN
PI GS AG - AN
TU BU R AN

SE C T ION 11 . An nua l R ep ort. - I t sh all be the du ty of th e B a ra ng a y C a p ta in s


to rend er thei r Annu a l Sta te of th e Ba ra n ga y Ad dress a nd to furn ish a cop y thereo f
to th e C it y Ma y or an d the Ci ty C oun cil.
SE C T ION 12 . On Pea ce and Ord er. - I t sha l l b e th e du ty of th e Ba ra n g ay
C apta i ns to org a nize thei r respecti ve Ron da Ta no d B rig a des which sh a ll ma i nta i n
the pea ce a nd order c on diti on in th eir res pectiv e b a ra n gay s in c oordi na ti on wi th
the C aga y a n d e Oro Pol ice Di strict C omma nd esp eciall y in th e ma tter of in telligen ce
opera t ion s, a n d for thi s p urp ose th ey sh a ll ren der mon thl y report o f the p ea ce a nd
order co nd itio n in th eir res pec tiv e ba ra ng a y s to t he Ci ty C ou ncil th ro ug h the R ond a
Ta no d C ommi t tee a nd th e An ti- Cri me Boa rd (AC B), an d t o th e C ity M a yo r.
SE C T ION 13 . Du ties of Ba ra n ga y C ap ta in s:
a)
b)

Ex ten d fu ll s up port a nd co ordi na ti on t o a ll prog ra ms / ca mp a ig ns


un dertak en by th e C ity Go vern ment throu gh a n y of i ts d epa rtmen t .
Un dertak e thereon prog ra ms /ca mp a ig ns to ma k e th eir b ara nga y s selfrelia n t a n d sel f- s uff i ci ent.

SE C T ION 1 4 . Condi tion on Disb ursem en t of Hon ora riu m. - Hon ora ria wh ich
ba ra n ga y off icial s a re enti tled to receiv e s ha l l b e disb ursed on ly upon compli a nce o f
the ba ra n ga y off icials of the p recedin g sec tion s.
T h is i s w ith out preju dice to
a dministra t iv e sa nction s th a t may b e impo sed a s ma y b e wa rra n ted .

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TITLE III - ZONIFICATION

C H APT E R 0 6 : D EC LA RATI ON OF P OLI C Y


SE C T ION 15 . Purp ose. -

T his is desi gn ed a nd en a ct ed t o:

1 ) P romote an d p rotec t t he heal th, sa fety, p ea ce, mora ls, com forts, con v eni enc e,
a nd g enera l w elfa re of the i nh abi ta n ts;
2 ) Gui de, con trol a nd reg ula te fu tur e g rowt h a nd d ev elop men t i n a ccorda n ce
wi th the dev elop ment pla n o f the Ci ty ;
3 ) P rotec t the ch a ra ct er and stab ili ty of resid enti al, comm ercia l, i nd ustri a l,
in stitu tio na l, ag ricult ural a nd op en spa ce wi thi n t he Cit y and pro mo te orderly
a nd ben efi ci a l dev elop men t o f the sa me ;
4 ) P rovide a deq ua te lig ht , ai r, pri va cy an d con v eni ence of a cc ess to p roperty ;
5 ) P reven t u nd u e co ng es tion of pop ula tion ; a nd
6 ) Reg u la te th e loca ti on of b ui lding s, a nd the use o f b u ild ing s a nd la nd s
a dj a cen t to st r eets a nd th oroug h fa res
i n s uch ma n ner as to o bvia te th e
da nger to pu bli c sa fety ca u sed by un du e i nterfer en ce w ith ex isti ng or
pros pectiv e tra ff ic mov emen t i n s uch street and th oroug hfa res .
SE C T ION 1 6 . D evel opmen t Pl a n .- T h is T itle on Z o ning is b a sed o n the d uly
a dop ted C it y Perspe ctiv e P la n a n d Tow n Pla n prepa red by the C ity Pl a nnin g a nd
Dev elop men t Bo a rd a s a d op ted by t he City C oun cil (S a ngg un ia n g Pa nl ungs od)
throu g h i ts res olu tion p a ssed on Ja n ua ry 20, 19 77 .
CH A PT ER 07 : D E FI NI TI O N OF T E RM S
SE C T ION 17 . Defi ni tion of t erms :
1 . AC C ESS ORY US E : A us e in ciden ta l a n d sub ordi na t e to the pri ncip a l u se of th e
bu ild ing a nd /or la nd .
2 . ADDI T I ONS, ALT ER ATI O N S, RE PAIR S : C ha n ges in a n exist ing bui ldi ng .
3 . APART MEN T - A
row of i nd epen den t u nits des ign ed an d i nten d ed for, or
oc cu pi ed by a fa mil y on a more or less perma nen t ba sis .
4 . APART MEN T HOT EL : An y bu ild ing con t a ini ng sev era l indep enden t a nd furn ish ed
a pa rtmen t unit, reg ul a rly lea sed on a mor e or
less p erma nen t ba si s, a nd
off erin g ba s ic serv ices to it s ten a nt s (e.g . d inin g servi ces ) .
5 . B O AR DI N G HO US ES : A h ous e which ad mi ts a sma l l nu mber of p erson s for
co mp ens a tion with or w it hou t mea ls.
6 . B O TAN I C AL GAR DE N: A tra ck of la n d u sed for th e cu ltu re a nd stu dy of pl a nts ,
co lle cted an d g row n for scient ifi c a nd d isp la y p urp ose s.
7 . BU I L DAB LE AREA : Th e rema in in g s pa ce i n a lot a ft er
d ed uctin g th e required
mi ni mu m open spa c es.
8 . BU I L DI N G: A c on struct ed ed ifi ce, d esi gn ed to sta nd more or les s p erma n entl y,
co veri ng a spa ce of la nd, us ua lly cov ered by colu mn s a n d serv in g a s a dw elli ng,
stor e, fa ctory, sh elter for anima ls , et c.
9 . BU I L DI N G AC CE SS ORY: A b u ild ing subord ina te to th e ma i n bu ildin g and loca ted
on th e sa me lo t, w h ich is necessa ry or in ci den ta l to th e u se a n d enj oy men t of t he
ma i n bu ild in g, su ch as serv a nt s qua rter, ga rag e, etc.
10.
BU I L DI N G M AI N: On e i n w hi ch th e prin cipa l u se of th e land on wh ich it is
situ a ted is cond uct ed.
11.
BU S TERM I N AL : A st a tion wh ere publi c a n d priv a te uti lity bus reg ula rl y
di scha rg e a nd recei ve pas seng ers .
12.
C OT TAGE IN DU S T RY : Est abli sh men t or fi rms wh ich con fo r m to the s ta nd a rds
set for th by th e Na tion a l C ottag e I ndu stry Au th ority (N AC I DA ).
13.
DOR MI TORY: A buil din g wh ere ma ny person s a re p ro vi ded
wi th boa rd a nd
lodgi ng fa ci lit ies in common ha lls, for a compen sa ti on.
14.
DW ELL IN G: A bu ildin g or stru ctur e used for l a wfu l resi den c e.
15.
DW ELL IN G, ON E - FA MI LY DE TAC HED : A on e -fa mily h ouse ha v in g on e p arty
wa ll a nd tw o side y a rds.

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16.

DW ELL IN G, ON E FA MI LY, SEMI - DETAC HED: A on e- fa mil y h ouse h a v ing one


pa rty w a ll a nd one side y a rd.
17.
DW ELL IN G, T W O - FAMI LY
DETA CHE D (DU PLE X) : A ho use o r structu re
divi ded in to tw o separa te a nd i nd epen den t li vi ng qua rter s by a wal l ex ten din g
fro m the fl oor to th e ceil in g, a nd prov ided with two sid e ya rd s. Ea ch portio n
prov id es co mpl et e li ving fa cil ities for th e h ouseh old .
18.
DW ELL IN G, MU LTI -FAM ILY : A bu il ding u sed as a h ous e o r resi den ce for
three (3 )
or more fa milies
liv i ng
in d epen den tly fro m on e a noth er,
ea ch
oc cu pyin g on e or more roo ms a s a sin gl e ho us ek eepin g unit .
19.
DW ELL IN G TW O - FA MI LY, S EMI - DETAC HED - A tw o fa mil y dwel ling a s a b ove
defi n ed ex cep t tha t i t is p rovided w ith on e side ya rd .
20.
FA M I LY: A grou p of in div i dua ls liv in g un der one roof and con s idered a s pa rt
of a s ing le hou sek eeping un it.
21.
FI L LI N G STATI ON : A reta il sta tion serv icing a u tomobi les and oth er mo tor
v ehicles w ith g a soli ne a nd oi l on ly.
22.
GAR AGE : A bu ild ing or s tructu re wh ere ca rs a n d oth er motor v ehi cl es a re
hou sed a nd ma i nta i ned .
23.
GAR AGE, CO MME RC I A L : A g a ra ge w here mo tor v ehicle s a re hou sed ,
ma i nta ined , eq u ipp ed, rep a ired fo r k ept for renu m era tion or sale .
24.
GAR AGE, P RI VATE : A bu il ding or stru ctu re wh ere ca rs a nd other v ehi cl es
us ed b y th e m embers of th e fa mily resi di ng w ith in th e dw elli ng are hou sed a nd
ma i nta ined .
25.
GUAR D HOU S E : An a cces sory bu ild in g o r structu r e us ed b y a secu rity
gu a rd w hil e on d uty.
26.
HOME O CC U PAT I O N : A n oc cu pa ti on
or bus in ess con d uct ed with in t he
dw elling u ni t .
27.
HOS PI TAL : An i nsti tut ion provid ing hea l th servi ces , p rima rily in - pa ti ent,
a nd medica l or ph y sical ca re of th e sick o r inj ured , in cl ud ing a s an i nteg ra l
pa rt o f
th e in sti tut ion , su ch rela ted fa ci lit ies a s l abora t ories, o ut- pa ti ent
depa rtm ent, tra in ing fa cil iti es, and staff off ices .
28.
HOT EL : A bu ild ing a nd its premises w here person s ma y reg ul a rly b e recei ved
a s lod ger, or h a rbored a s tra n sien ts, or guests , a nd prov id ed w ith
a cco mmoda ti on serv ices, and /or mea l s for a fee .
29.
L OT : A p a rcel of la nd on w h ich a p ri ncip al b uil din g an d i ts a cce s sories a re
situ a ted or ma y b e situa ted , togeth er wi th the requ ired open sp a ce .
30.
L OT DEP T H : T h e mea n hori zon ta l di sta nc e betw een th e front lin e a n d the
rea r lot lin e of a lot mea sured w ith in th e lo t b ounda ry.
31.
MAN U FAC T UR IN G IN DUS T RY: An in du stry w hich in vo lv es th e ch emica l or
me ch a ni ca l
tra ns forma ti on of in orga nic or org a ni c prod ucts, w heth er t he
tra ns fo r ma ti on is d one b y a po wer- driv en ma chi ne or by h a n d, or w heth er i t i s
don e i n a fa ct ory or in th e w ork er s hou se .
32.
MU S EU M : A n on- profi t, non - comm ercia l esta b li shment opera ti ng a s a
repos itory, or a col lection of na ture, s ci enti fi c, or litera ry curi osity of obj ects
of in teres t such a s work s of art .
33.
N URS ERY/ D AY C ARE CENT ER : A pl a ce w here children a re tempo ra ri ly ca red
for a n d tra i ned in th e pa rent s ab sen ce .
34.
PAR K : A pl ea su re g ro und se t a pa rt for recrea ti on of th e pu bli c to promot e
its hea l th a nd it s en joy men t .
35.
PAR KI N G B UI L DI N G : A bui ldi ng of sev era l fl oors used for tempora ry p a rk ing
of motor v ehi cl es in th e va ri ous fl oors a nd ma y b e prov id ed w ith s erv i ce
sta ti ons .
36.
PAR KI N G LOT : An off -s tree t op en a rea, the p rincipa l use of w hi ch is fo r
pa rk i ng o f moto r v ehi cl es b y the pu b lic, w h ether for comp ens a tion or not, or
a s a ccom moda tion to cli ents or cu s tomer s .
37.
P RI VAT E P ET HOU S E : A b u ild ing or s tructu re fo r the keepi ng of d omes tic
pets , fo r th e en joy ment a nd/ or prote ction of th e members of
th e
fa mily
resid ing w it hin th e d wellin g .
38.
RE CRE AT IO NA L CEN T ER : A p la ce, compo un d or bu il ding or a porti on thereof,
open to th e p ublic for recr ea ti ona l a n d enter tai nm en t pu rpo ses .
39.
RES TAU R AN T /OT HER EATE RI E S : A ret a il esta b lish m ent prima ril y eng aged i n
the sa le of prep a red food a nd d ri nk s for con sumpt ion in th e p remis es .

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40.

S ERVAN T S QUART E R :
A room w ith in the d wel lin g, or i n a n
acce ssory
bu ild ing wh ere serv a nt s ma i ds or h elpers of th e fa mily a re hou sed .
41.
S ERV I CE STAT I ON : A b uil di ng a nd its p remis es wh ere ga sol in e, oil , grea se,
ba t teries, ti res a nd ca r a cc essories ma y be su pp li ed a nd di spen sed wi th a t
reta il a nd wh ere, in addition , the fo llow ing serv ices ma y be rend ered:
a ) S ale a nd serv icin g o f spa rk pl ug s, ba tt eri es an d di strib utor pa rts;
b) T ire serv icin g a nd rep air, but no t reca pp in g or regroov ing;
c) Rep la ce ment of mu ffl ers a nd ta i l pi pes , wa ter ho se, fa n b elts, bra k e fl u id s,
lig ht b ulb s, fus es, fl oor ma ts, sea t cov ers, wi nd sh ield s, wipers a nd bla d es,
grea s e reta in ers, wh eels, b ea ring, mirrors and th e li k e;
d) R adi a tor clea n sing and fl u shi ng ;
e) Wa s hi ng and poli shi ng ma terials ;
f) Grea sin g a nd l ub ri ca tion;
g) Emergen cy wi ri ng repa irs;
h) Min or s erv i ci ng of ca rburetors ;
i) Ad jus ting a nd repa i ring bra k es;
j) Min or mo tor a d ju stments n ot in v olvin g remov a l o f the hea d or cra nk ca se or
ra isi ng th e motor;
k ) S ales o f s o ftdri nk s, pa cka g ed foo d, toba c co a nd si mila r conv en ien t goo ds for
serv ice sta ti on cu s tomers a s a cces sory a nd in ci den ta l to t he p ri ncip al
opera t ion s;
l) P rovi sion s of roa d maps a nd ot her i nforma tion a l ma teria l s to cu stomer s;
prov is ion of rest room faci liti es .
Us es permiss ib le a t a fi l lin g sta tion d o not inclu d e ma j or mecha nica l
a nd bod y w ork, straig hteni ng of bo dy o pera ti ng con dit ion s, other w ork s
in vo lving noi se, gla res, fumes, smok e or o ther ch a ra cteri s tic to a n y exten t
grea ter tha n n orma l ly foun d in serv ice sta ti on . A s erv i ce sta tio n i s n ot a
repa i r gara g e n or a b od y sho p.
42.

S HOPP I N G CEN T ER : A group o f co nti gu ous reta il st ore s, origi nal ly pla nn ed
a nd dev elop ed a s a si ng le unit, w ith i mm edi a te a djoi ni ng o ff -stre et pa rkin g
fa ci liti es.
43.
S T ORE : A bui ldi ng or struc tu re d evoted ex cl usi vel y to the retail/ sa l e of
co mmodi ties.
44.
T HE ATE R: A stru ctu re u sed fo r dra ma tic, opera ti c, motion pictur e and oth er
performa n ces for a dmi ssion to w hi ch en tra nce mo n ey is receiv ed a nd no
a udien c e pa rti ci pa ti on a nd mea l servi c e are a ll ow ed.
45.
T OURI S T IN N OR PENSI ON HOUS E : An y bu ild in g or s tructur e regu la rly
ca tering to tou rists a n d tra vel ers,
con ta ining s evera l indep end en t rooms,
prov id in g common fa ci liti es su ch a s toi lets, ba th roo ms, li vi ng and din in g rooms
a nd k i tchen s w here a comb in a tion of b oa rd a nd lodgi ng ma y be provid ed.
46.
WAR EHOUS E: Any bu ild ing, th e p rima ry pu rpos e of which is for t he stora g e
of g oods , w a res, mercha ndise, uti liti es a n d /or ot her p erson al b elongi ng s.
47.
YAR D: A n open spa c e to grade between a b uildi ng
a nd th e a dj oin in g l ot
lin es, u noc cup ied a nd u nob stru ct ed by an y portion of a stru ctu re fro m the
grou nd u pwa rd.
C HAP TE R 0 8 : ZONI NG D I ST RI C T S
SE C T ION 18 . Di vi sion in to Di stricts .- To eff ec ti vel y ca rry ou t th e prov i sion s
of th is Ch apt er, the City i s d ivid ed i nto the follow in g di stricts:
R 1 ,R 2 , R 3 , C 1 ,C 1 ,I 1 , I 2 , I n 1 , In 2
R 1 - Distri ct for low d ens ity resi den tia l a rea s

R 2 - Distri ct for mediu m den sit y resid entia l area s


R 3 - Distri ct for hi gh densi ty resid en tia l area s
C 1 - Distri ct for pu rely commercia l us es

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C 2 - Distri ct for comm erci a l a nd co mpa tib le i nd us tria l us es


I 1 - Di strict for non - poll uti ve in du strial us es
I 2 - Di strict for poll utiv e indu stria l u ses

I n 1 - Dist ri ct for g overn ment bu ild ing a nd in stitu tio ns of hi gh er lea rn in g


I n 2 - Dis trict for s pecial p ub lic a nd pri va te in sti tuti ons

Pa rk s a nd op en spa ce

Dist ri ct Ag ricul tura l Dis tricts

C H APT E R 0 9 : MA P
SE C T ION 19 . Off icia l Z on ing Map .- T he des ig na ti on, lo ca ti on a nd bo unda ries
of th e d istricts herein
es ta bl ish ed a re sh ow n in the Off i ci a l Z oni ng Map of the
C ity a s prep a red by a n d on fi le wit h the C ity Pla n ni ng a nd Dev elop men t Off ice
a nd a d opt ed a s a n in teg ra l p art h ereo f.
I n the ev ent tha t th e Off icia l Zon in g Ma p is da ma g ed, des troy ed, lost or
beco mes d iff icu lt to i nterp ret beca u se of the n a tu re or nu mb er of ch a ng es a n d
a dd iti ons , the S a ngg un ia n g Pa n lu ng sod ma y by O rdin a n ce a d opt a new O ff icia l
Z on ing M ap w h ich sha l l s up ersede the prio r Off i ci al Z o nin g Ma p .
Un less th e p rior Off i cial Zoni ng M a p ha s b een lost, or ha s been to ta lly
des troyed , th e pri or
ma p of s ign ifi ca n t pa rts rema inin g, s ha ll be p reserved,
tog ether w it h t he ava i la b le re cords perta ini ng to its adop tion or a men dment .
C HAP TE R 1 0 : B O UND A RI E S
SE C T ION 20 . Di strict B oun da ri es .- U nl ess oth erw ise p rovided , th e Ci ty is
su bdiv id ed a s follows :
a ) I ns titu tion a l Z one Th is inclu d es si tes for s ch ools , h ospi ta ls , g overn men t
bu ild ings , gov ernment off ices, oth er in stitu tion fo r hig her lea rn ing
and
gov ern men t res erv a tions ;
b) Pa rk s and Pla za s;
c) Ag ricult ural Z one;
d) I nd us tria l Zone;
e) L igh t I ndu stri a l
f) C omm erci a l Z one;
g) Res id enti al Z on es are furth er su bd iv id ed int o R 1 , R 2 a n d R 3 .
CHA P TER 11 : I NS TI T UTI O NA L ZONE
SE C T ION
21 . Inst itu tion a l Zone .- U nl ess
in stitu tio na l zon e s hall comp rise the follow ing:

p rovid ed

o th erw ise,

th e

a ) T he la nd b oun ded by R ecto Av enu e on the No rt h, C orra l es Av enu e on


the Ea s t, th e S outh ern b ou nd a ry of Ma rco s Sports C enter o n t he S o uth, A pol ina r
Vel ez S treet on the Wes t ;
b ) T he la n d b ou nd ed by th e Na tion a l Hig hw a y (Ca rmen- Pa t ag road ) on the
N orth, an imagi nary lin e sta rtin g fro m th e Wes tern bo un da ry of Do ctor s G enera l
Ho spi ta l S treet to Don Cip ri a no Va men ta Av en ue on th e Ea st, th e i ma g ina ry li ne
ex tend in g Don Cipri a no Va men ta Av enu e to th e I Vth I D Div isi on M ili ta ry
Res erva t ion on th e S ou th; i ma g ina ry lin e foll ow ing th e West ern b ounda ry o f milita ry
reserv a tion to the C a rmen - Pa tag road on t he Wes t;
c) T h e

la n d

bou nd ed

by

stra ig ht imag ina ry lin e ru n nin g fro m th e


Ka u sw a ga n- Bon bon ro ad a s co rr ect ed an d forty degrees (40 o ) fro m th e sai d roa d
to a poi nt on e thou sa n d (10 00 ) meter s from th e sa id p oin t as corn er 2 on th e
N orth, th ence stra ig ht ima g ina ry lin e run ni ng forty fi ve deg ree s (4 5 o ) fro m li ne 1
to 2 to a p oin t one tho usa nd me t ers (1 000 ) from corner 2 a s corner 3 o n th e West,

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then ce a stra ig ht i mag in a ry li ne run ni ng forty - fi v e deg rees (45 o ) to lin e 2 to 3 th e


edg e of t he Ca rmen - Bon b on ro ad o n t he West, up to c orner 1 ;
L ot 3 04 7 - A- 1 an d 30 47 - A-2 , w hi ch w ere previ ous ly cla ss ifi ed a s res id enti a l
a rea s loca ted a t Ba lul a ng ha v e been recla ss ifi ed i nto a model sa tellite com mu ni ty
site comp ri sing the fol low in g la nd u ses, p er si te Dev elop men t P la n su bmitted b y
the C ity Dev elop ment Co ordin a tor t o w it:
P roject P ha se
Tota l
L ot 3 047 - A- 1)
Lot 3 04 7- A-2 )
Res id enti al
20 h a s
1 5 ha s
I nd us tria l
5 ha s
8 has
C omm erci a l
1 ha s
3 ha s
Ag ricult ural
7 ha s
I ns titu tion a l
2 ha s
12 h a s
Gov ernm ent C enter
-
7.5 h a s
Ro ad
5 ha s
8.5 h a s
Pa rk
1 has
2 ha s
Bu ff er A rea s
1 ha s
1.5 h a s
Res erved A rea s for C ommi ttee U se
Refor es ta tion /
8 ha s
32 ha s
T ree Pla n ting Area s NP C
Pow er l ine Ea semen t 3 ha s
T OTAL
5 0 ha s
10 0 h a s

35
13
4
7
14
7 .5
13 .5
3
2 .4

has
has
ha s
ha s
has
ha s
ha s
ha s
ha s

40 h a s
3 ha s
1 5 0 ha s

C H APT E R 1 2 : PA R KS A ND PL AZ A S
SE C T ION 22 . Pa rk s an d Pl a za s Bou nd a ries:
a ) T he la nd bou nd ed b y the Wes tern coa st li ne on the N orth ; C ag a ya n R iv er on th e
Ea s t; a n i mag in a ry li ne twen ty met ers (2 0 ) from coa s tlin e ru nn in g
to t he
Wes t ern territ orial b ou nd a ry of Ca ga ya n de O ro on th e S ou th an d th e territori a l
bou n da ry of th e C ity on th e West;
b) T ha t p ortion of la nd wi thi n tw enty met ers (20 ) from the ed ge of bot h ba n k s of
C ug ma n Riv er a n d U mala g Ri ver a nd all oth er riv ers of C ag a y a n de Oro, ex cep t
the ed ge of both b ank s of Ca ga y a n Riv er, wh ich sh a ll b e th ree meter s (3 ) as
prov id ed in O rdin a n ce N o. 10 77 , for pu blic u se, w ith out p rej udic e to th e righ t o f
a cces s of q ua rry p ermi ttees or sa nd a nd gra v el c onces si onai res .
c) T he coa s tlin e of the ea stern side of C aga ya n de Oro C i ty on the N orth; a n d the
territoria l bo un da ry of L apa sa n o n th e N orth west ; a n ima gi na ry li ne st a rtin g
fro m th e No rt hw estern terri torial
boun da ry
of L ap a sa n ru n nin g a l ong one
hu nd red me ters (100 ) fro m the sh oreli ne to the Ea s tern territori a l bou nd a ry of
the C ity on th e s outh; the ea stern territori a l bou nd a ry of th e C ity on th e ea st ;
d) All is la nd s form ed in Ca ga y a n R iv er;
e) All op en spa c es design a ted a s su ch in a n y a pprov ed co mmer cial or resid enti a l
su bdiv isi on pla n ;
f) T he p resen t si te of Green h ill s Memoria l Pa rk ;
g) Porti on of th e P.N. Roa Es ta te l oca ted at K m. 6, L umbia ;
h) All Ba ra ng a y Pa rk s a nd Pla za s a cq ui red b y th e Ba ra n ga y.
C H APT E R 1 2 -A : A GR I C ULTUR AL Z ONE
SE C T ION 2 2 -A . Ag ri cu ltu ra l Z on e. Un less fu rt her del imited h erein , the
la nds w it hin the ba ra n ga y s of T u mp agon , Pig sa g -a n , T ub ura n , Ta g lima o,
Pa g alu ng a n, Ta gpa ng i, L umbia , B esiga n , T ig n apol oa n, Da n sol ih on, Ba ik in go n,
I nd a h ag, F. S. C a tan ico, Ma mbu a ya , B a ya ng a, Ba lu la n g, S a n Simon , Pa ga tpa t, p art of
C a ni toa n, Bal ub al, Ma l a sag , u pp er P uerto a nd pa rt of B a lula n g
C HAP TE R 1 3 : I ND US TR IA L Z ON E
SE C T ION 23 . Ind u strial Z on e Bou nd a ries . - U nl es s fu rther deli mi ted herein :

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a ) All la nd s in the terri toria l j uris dicti on of th e b ara n ga y s of Pun tod a nd


Ma ca ba la n ex c ept thos e w h ich are d esig na t ed as h ou sin g a rea s and ex is tin g
a pp rov ed sub divi sion s;
b) L ot Nos . 13 52 , 158 8, 1 57 2, 65 85 , 13 28 , 1 32 5, 1 329 , 13 29 , 1 32 7, 6 5 8 1, 13 53 ,
13 51 , 1 3 6 3, 135 4, 13 65 , 1 37 3, 58 9 3 , 13 62 , 1 3 5 4, 13 55 , 1 3 5 6,
58 90 , 5 87 4,
48 76 , 5 87 7, 59 08 , 5 8 8 7, 5 88 2, 58 80 , 5 8 7 8, 59 2 7 , 5 88 5, 58 86 in th e ba ra ng a y
of K a usw a ga n;
c) T he l a nd s in clud ed wi thi n L ot N os . 19 04 5, 19 046 , 1 90 4 1 , 19 0 3 8, 19 04 7,
19 04 8, 19 0 4 9, 19 0 5 0, 19 0 5 1, 21 25 5, 19 00 3, 10 02 1, 19 04 4, 19 04 3, 19 04 2,
19 04 5, 19 04 1, 21 2 5 7, 2124 6, 2 125 6, 2 1 2 58, 2 12 5 5 , 2 12 81 , 1 90 04 , a nd 19 00 8,
in th e Ba ra n ga y of Tabl on;
d) T he la nds in clud ed w ithin L ot N os. 5 31 2, 53 1 3 , 53 14 , 53 15, 5 31 6, 5 31 7,
53 18 , 519 7, 532 0, 5 3 2 5, 5 32 2, 36 57 , 36 56 , 36 55 , 36 50 , 36 49 , 59 36 , 53 24,
53 25 , 5 3 2 6, 53 27 , 5 32 8, 53 29 , 5 3 30 , 5 33 9, in the Ba ra n ga y o f Ba rra , Ipon a n ;
e) All th e la nds situ a ted with in One Th ou sa n d Fi v e Hun dred (1, 50 0) meters on
bot h sid es of the Ca mama n- a n- In da h a g R oa d beg in ni ng at a poi nt mid wa y
betw een Km. 5 a nd 6 u p to a poi nt mid w a y b etw een K m. 7 & 8 , ea ch of t he
lin es a t both poi nts b eing under - stood to b e stra ig ht a n d to cross the
a fore men tion ed roa d a t exa c tl y forty fi v e deg rees (4 5 o );
f) T he la nd inclu ded with in L ot Nos . 25 12E , 25 12 G, 21 52 H, 2 51 2II , 12 12 J, 2 5 0 4,
37 68 , 2 50 6, 25 0 5 , 24 99, 250 7, 25 71 , 2 61 0, 25 08 , 9 9 8 0, 99 78, 26 11 , 2 51 0,
25 09 , 26 3 6 , 26 37 , 26 38, 2 64 4, 2 64 5A, 2 6 5 2, 264 2, 26 39, 26 29 , 26 5 3 , 26 52 ,
26 40 , 264 1, 2 65 8, 2 659, and 2 630 in the Ba ra nga y of Cu gma n ;
g) T he la n d bo un ded by C aga y a n d e Oro City -Ta g oloa n Hig h wa y on th e No rt h,
the road fro m th e Na t iona l Hig hwa y t o Ma la sag u p to on e th ou sa nd meters
(10 00 ) from sa id high wa y on th e Ea st, th enc e a st ra igh t ima gina ry l ine
run ni ng th erefro m to Big a - a n R iv er a t a poi nt on e th ou sa nd (1 000 ) meter s
fro m the n ea rest edg e of th e Na ti ona l Hig hw a y on th e West ;
h) L ot N os. 19 0 5 5- A&B , 1 9 061 - A and 1 9 0 62 co nta i ni ng a n a rea of 2 9, 645 sq .
m. a t B a ra ng a y Ta blon .
i) T he la nds in clud ed w ithin L ot N os. 6 04 5, 62 4 7 , 62 49 , 62 51, 6 25 4, 6 25 6,
62 91 , 629 2, 6 29 3, 63 53, 63 54 , 63 55, 6 3 5 6, 6 357 , 63 58 , 63 62, 6 36 3, 6 364 ,
63 65 , 636 6, 6 36 7, 63 68, 63 69 , 63 78, 6 3 7 9, 6 380 , 63 81 , 63 83, 6 38 4, 6 390 ,
a nd portion of L ot N os. 62 4 6 , 6 351 , 6 3 5 2, 63 5 9 , 63 60 , 6 3 6 1 i n th e B a ra ng ay
of Bu lu a .
j) T he la nd b ou nd ed b y th e C aga ya n de Oro C ity - Tago loa n Hig hw a y on the
N orth, the roa d from the N a tion al h igh wa y to Mala s ag up to on e thou sa n d
me t ers from th e sa i d high wa y on the Ea st, then ce a straig ht imagi na ry li ne
run ni ng th ere fro m to B iga - an R iv er a t a p oin t on e t hou sa n d met ers fro m
the nea res t ed ge o f the Na tion a l Hi gh wa y o n t he West; .
MI NI - IN DUS T RI AL Z ON E :
a ) L ot N os . 12 31 , 1 232 , 1 23 3, 1 2 3 4, 1 23 5, 1 2 36, 12 3 7 , 12 38 , 12 39 , 12 5 5 , 12 57 ,
a nd 125 8, a l l of Ba ra nga y Ka uswa g a n.
b) L ot N os . 43 2 1 , 432 3, 432 4, 43 2 5 , 4 32 7, 43 32 , a nd 5 9 5 7, a ll a t Ba ra nga y
Ka u sw a ga n.
SE C T ION
24 . C ommer ci al Z on e . - Un les s furth er
del imi ted by
prov is ion s h erein, th e City s C ommer ci al Z o ne s ha l l b e furth er cla ss ifi ed a s:

oth er

a ) T he l a nd s en closed b y th e follo wi ng li nes:


1- 2

2- 3

T he E a stern b ank of Ca ga y a n ri ver (ov er w hich the b rid ge a t th e


byp a ss s ecti on of th e Butu a n- Ca gay a n - Il iga n N a ti onal Hig hwa y pa sses)
follow in g
the
B utu a n -Ca g a ya n - Ilig a n N a ti ona l High w ay
of
t he sa me
hi gh wa y and th e La pa s a n- Ca ma ma n -a n R oa d;
T he corner o f the Na tiona l Hi gh wa y a nd th e La p a sa n - Ca ma ma n- a n R oa d,
follow in g said roa d to the corn er of the s a me roa d and th e Archbish op
Ha yes S treet E x tens ion in C a ma ma n -a n ;

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3- 4

T he corner of L apa s a n- C ama ma n -a n Roa d a nd Archb ish op Ha y es S treet


Ex ten sion , fol low ing sa i d s tre et a nd A rch Ha yes S treet to corn er of Arch
Ha yes S treet a nd C orra les Aven ue;
4- 5 T he corn er of Arch bi sh op Ha yes S treet a nd Corra l es Aven u e to t he
co rn er of the la tter a v en ue a nd Ferna n dez S treet;
5- 6 T he corn er of C orra les Aven ue a nd Fern a nd ez S t reet to th e corn er of the
la tter street a n d Ri za l S treet E x tensi on;
6- 7 T he corner of Ferna n dez Street a nd Riz a l S treet Exten si on to th e corn er of
the la tter street a n d Jus to Ga erl a n S treet ;
7- 8: T he corn er of R izal Stree t E x tens ion a nd Ju st o Ga erla n Stree t, foll ow ing
the la tter street, to th e Eastern Ba n k o f Ca ga y a n Ri v er, a nd
8- 1:
T he co rn er of t he J usto Ga erla n S treet a nd the Ea s tern B a nk of th e
C aga y a n R iv er, foll owi ng th e sa id ba n k to the poi nt of beg in ni ng ;
b) Ex cept a s furth er delimited b y oth er prov is ion s, a ll l a nd s w ith in Th ree Hu n dred
(30 0) me ters ra di us of th e Ag ora Ma rk et w ith th e N orth ern a nd N orth wes tern
porti on spe ci fi ca ll y bounded by Bita n- ag Creek ;
c) Ex cept a s furth er d eli mit ed, a ll la nd s w ithin T hree Hun d red (3 0 0 ) me ters
ra di us of the C a rmen Ma rk et a nd Fifty (5 0) m eters fro m both s id es of Va men ta
Bou lev a rd, sta rtin g from the Wes t C ity C en tra l S ch ool to th e C a rmen- Pa tag
N a tiona l Roa d up to th e GS IS compo un d;
d) Ex cept a s fu rther d elimited , a ll la nds with in T hree Hun dred (30 0) meter s radi us
of th e P uerto P ub lic Ma rk et .
C omm erci a l 2 - I n cl ud es:
a ) All la n ds no rt h o f the Ilig a n- C aga y a n -B utu a n High w ay tha t are n ot cla ss ifi ed
a s i nd us tria l, resi den tial o r comm erci a l 1 b ou nd ed b y an ima g ina ry lin e
ex tend in g Os me a S treet to th e No rt h on t he Ea s t Ga abu ca ya n S treet to
the N orth, Ca ga y a n R iv er on th e West ;
b) All la nds a l ong th e Iligan- Ca ga y a n -B utu a n Hi gh wa y w ith in a dep th of Fi fty
(50 ) meters on b oth sid es;
c) All l a nd s a long th e Ca rmen - Pa ta g Na t ion al ro ad wi thi n a dep th of Fifty (5 0)
me t ers on b oth sid es;
d) 1 . T he ex is tin g fi fty (50 ) me t ers strip a lo ng the C ag a ya n- Ilig a n -Bu tu a n
hi gh wa y which sha l l b e expa nd ed to On e Hu nd red (1 00 ) meters s trip.
2 . T he la n ds i ncluded wi thi n Lot N os. 6 02 0, 6 02 1, 6 0 2 2, 6 023 , 6 024 , 60 25 ,
60 31 , 60 32 , 60 33, 603 4, 6 035, 6 03 6, 6 0 3 7, 6 0 3 8, 6 04 0, 6 041 , 60 46 , 60 4 7 ,
60 48 , 60 49 , 60 51, 605 2, 6 053, 5 93 5, 5 9 4 5, 5 9 4 6, 5 94 7, 5 948 , 59 57 , 59 7 7 ,
59 78 , 5 8 7 9, 59 82 , 5 98 3, 59 85 , 5 98 6 in the Ba ra nga y of B ul ua
CHA P TER 14 : R E SI D EN TI A L D I ST RI CT
SE C T ION 25 . Residen tia l 1 Distri ct :
a)

All la nd s of exis tin g a nd approv ed resid ent ia l subd ivisi on an d


tho s e w hi ch w il l b e subs equ entl y app rov ed, ex cep t th ose wh ich a re pi np oin ted a s
co mmer ci al area i n th e ap prov ed su bd iv isi on pla n ;
Res id enti al 2 Dis trict:

a ) T he la nd s i n t he B a ra ng a y s of Bug o, P uerto, Ag usa n , Tablo n, Cugma n , Gu sa,


L apa sa n,
Ma cab a la n,
Pun tod,
C on sola ci on,
Ca ma ma n - an ,
Ma ca sa ndig,
N a za reth , Ca rmen , K a us wag a n,
I pon a n , Bu lua , Pa ta g, B a ya ba s, Bon bo n,
C a ni to-a n , a nd pa rts of B a lu la n g a nd L umbia .
b) L ot N os . 1 35 2, 1 58 8, 1 572 , 65 8 5 , 132 8, 1 32 5, 13 2 9 , 13 27 , 658 1, 1 35 3, 13 51 ,
13 63 ,
13 6 4 , 1 36 5, 1 3 7 3, 58 9 3 , 1 36 2, 1 354 , 13 5 5 , 135 6, 5 89 0, 58 7 4 , 48 76 ,
58 77 , 59 08 , 58 87 , 58 82 , 58 80 , 58 7 8 , 59 27 , 58 85 , 5 886 , in the B a ra ng a y of
Ka u sw a ga n.
Res id enti al 3 Dis tricts:

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a ) All la nds w ith in the jurisd iction of B a ra nga y Na za reth .


SE C T ION 2 6 .
In terpreta ti on of Di strict Bou nda ries .- Wh ere u ncerta in ty
ex ist w ith resp e ct to th e bo unda ries of any of th e di stricts as sh own on th e Zoni ng
Ma p, th e fol low ing ru les sh all apply :
(a ) W h ere dis trict bou n daries a re so in di ca ted tha t they ap prox ima tely foll ow t he
cen ter s tr eets or high w a ys , s treetlin es or h ig hw a y rig ht- of- w a y li nes , su ch
cen ter lin es, stree t lines or h igh w a y righ t- of- wa y lin es s ha l l be con stru ed to be
the bou n da ries ;
(b) W h ere dis trict bou nda ries a re so i ndica ted th a t th ey a pprox ima tel y foll ow th e
lot li nes, su ch lot li nes sh all be con stru ed t o b e th e bou n da ries ;
(c) W h ere d istri ct bou n da ries are so i nd ica ted
t ha t
th ey
a re a pprox ima tely
pa ra l lel to t he cen t er lin es or street l ines of s tr eets, o r t he center lines or
rig ht- o f- way l ines of high wa y s, su ch di strict b oun da ri es sh all b e const ru ed a s
bei ng p ara llel a nd a t su ch d ista n ce as indi ca ted on th e z oni ng map.
I f no dista n ce i s gi ven , su ch d imensi on sh a ll be det ermin ed b y t he u se of t he
sca le s how n on said zoni ng ma p.
(d) W h ere the bou nd a ry of a di strict foll ows a ra il roa d li ne, su ch bou n da ry sh a ll b e
deemed to be loca ted in th e mid dle of th e ma in tra ck s of s a id ra ilroa d l in es.
(e) W h ere th e b ounda ry of a di strict fol low s a strea m, l ak e, or other bodies of wa ter,
sa id bou nd a ry l in e s hal l
b e deemed to b e a t th e limit of the polit ica l
ju ri sdi c tion of th e commu ni ty, un les s oth erwi se i nd ica ted.
Bou nd a ries in d ica ted a s foll owi ng s horeli nes sh a ll b e con stru ed to follow
su ch sh or elin es an d in th e even t of cha nge in th e sh orelin es a s mov ing w ith
the a ctual sh oreli nes. B oun da ri es in d ica ted a s ap prox ima tel y fo llow in g the
cen ter li nes of strea ms, ri vers , ca na ls , lak es o r ot her bo dies of wa ter s hal l be
co n st ru ed to foll ow such cen ter li nes. Bou nd a ries ind ica ted a s pa rallel to or
ex tensi on of i nd ica ted fea tures not s pecifi ca lly i nd ica ted on th e zon in g map
sh a ll be deter mined by th e sca le of the ma p .
f) W h ere a bou nd a ry d ivid es a lot or crea se s u nsu bdiv id ed prop erty, t he loca ti on
of su ch
b ou nd a ry sha l l b e indi ca t ed
i n the z oni ng
map usi ng th e sca le
a pp ea ring on su ch ma ps .
g) W h ere a lot of one own ershi p, a s of re cord a t the eff e ct iv e da t e of thi s C ode,
is div id ed b y a distri ct bou nda ry lin e, th e lot sh a ll be cons trued to b e w it hin
the district
w here the ma j or p ortion o f the lot is l oca ted. I n ca se th e lo t is
bi sected by t he bou nd a ry li ne, it sh all fa ll in th e d ist ri ct w here the pri ncip a l
us es fa ll .
h) W h ere a distri ct bou n da ry is in dica ted a s o ne - lot d eep, sai d d epth sha ll be
co n st ru ed to be
th e a v erag e lot d epth of t he lots inv ol ved
w ith in ea ch
pa rti cu la r C ity blo ck . Wh ere, how ev er, any lot h a s a d epth grea ter tha n sa id
a v erage, th e rema ining po rt ion of s aid lo t s ha ll b e con stru ed a s cover ed by th e
one -lot - deep zo nin g di strict. I f th e rema i ni ng porti ons ha s a n a rea l ess th a n
fi ft y p ercen t (5 0 o ) of th e total area
equ iv alen t to fi fty p ercen t (5 0 o ) or mor e
of th e tota l a rea of the l ot, then the a v erag e l ot d epth sha ll a pp ly to the l ot
wh ich sha ll becom e a lo t d iv id ed a nd cov ered b y tw o or more d iff eren t z oni ng
di stricts, as t he ca se ma y be.
i) W h ere a zon in g dis trict b ou nda ry lin e i s i nd ica ted i n th e z oni ng map, on e b lock
deep or a fra ction such bou nd a ry line s ha l l be sca led o r deter mi ned by the
Z on ing Ad mini stra tor.
CHA P TER 15 : F IR E Z ON ES

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SE C T ION 27 . Es ta bl ish men t of Fire Zones . Z on es in th e a rea s des cribed a s fol low s:
1.

T here a re estab li shed Fi re

T he a rea bou n ded by t he fol low in g:


S ta rting from t he Ea st Ba n k of Ca ga y a n R iv er at th e Il iga n- Ca ga y a n -Bu tu a n
hi gh wa y bridge a nd follow ing Recto Av en ue to Bi ta n- ag cr eek ; th ence
Wes twa rd foll ow ing A rch bi sho p Ha y es S treet to Corra l es Stree t;
t hen ce
S out hw a rd
al ong Corral es S treet to th e i nterse cti on of D olores S treet,
then ce Wes tw a rd foll owi ng D olores S treet to t he Cag a y a n de Oro bridg e,
then ce N orth w a rd follo wi ng B urg os Stree t u p to th e Il iga n- Ca ga y a n -Bu tu a n
hi gh wa y bridge .

2.
3.
4.

T he a rea wi thi n Th ree Hund red (3 00 ) meter rad ius of th e A gora M a rk et .


T he a rea wi thi n Th ree Hund red (3 00 ) meter rad ius of th e C a rmen M a rk et .
T he area w it hin T hree Hu nd red (300 ) me ter radi us from th e P uerto Fi sh
Ma rk et.

SE C T ION 2 8 . R equ iremen t s rega rd in g con stru ct ion ma teria ls of bu ildin g


wi thi n th e Fire Zon e a nd adj oin ing a rea s . - All buildi ng s p ropo sed to be con stru cted
wi thi n the fi re zone, a s wel l a s th ose to be con s tru cted abu ttin g the o ther s ide of
the s tre et bou nd ing th e Fire Zone sh all be cons tructed of rein for ced c oncret e
a nd /o r hollow block or ot her fi re p roof/n on- in fl a mma b le ma teria ls for ex terior
wa lls, roof- fra ming a nd roofi ng of su ch bu ild ing, or a fi re wa ll sh a ll be cons truc ted,
in lieu of n on- fl amma b le roof- fra ming ma terial s; Prov ided , th a t in th e ca s e of
bu ild ing in tend ed for pub lic u se l ik e h otel s, res ta ura n ts and movi ehou ses, chu rch e s
or chap els, th e fl ooring sha ll b e of rei nfor ced con cret e ; P rovid ed, furth er, th a t th e
stru ctu ra l desi gn specifi ca tion s and con stru ct ion of al l such buildi ng s referr ed to in
thi s T itle sh a ll con for m w ith a cc ep tabl e a rch itec tu ral con cepts an d s ta nda rd
eng in eerin g stru ctura l des ign ; a nd P ro vided fi na l ly, tha t bu ild ings n ow w ith in t he
a rea s a nd a lon g streets men tion ed in the nex t p reced in g section , th e con stru cti on
of w hi ch d o n ot con form w ith th e p res cri bed cons truction reg ul a tion s, ma y be
a llo wed to ex ist a s th ey are, a s lo ng as th e own ers an d/ or occu pa nts s ha l l in no
ca se reco ns t ru ct, ren ov a te or un d ert ak e
maj or
repa i rs to th e ext ent of fi fty
percent u m o f th eir a ssess ed va lu e; ot herw ise it sh all be ma d e to co nf orm w ith
the foreg oin g constru cti on req ui remen ts or sh a ll b e prov id ed w ith fi re wa ll a s
follow s:
a . Ea ch in di vi du al bu ildin g sh a ll be su rrou n ded by a fi re wa ll , ex cept on street
fro nta g e a nd a ny sid e of the bu ild ing w here appropria te fi re w a ll s a l ready exis t ;
P rovided , th a t th e heig ht of the fi re wal l is mor e tha n th e h eigh t of
the
bu ild ing to b e con stru cted. T h e tota l area en cl osed b etw een fi re w alls s hall not
ex ce ed one th ous a nd (1 0 0 0) squ a re me ters nor sha ll the di sta n ce betw een fi re
wa lls mea sured on th e street fron t ex c eed thi rty (30 ) met ers;
b . Ea ch fi re w a l l s hal l exten d cont inu ou sly from its foun da tion to a poi nt no t l ess
tha n o ne (1 ) meter a bov e th e roo f;
c . Fire wa lls bet ween b uild ings, an d or rea r li nes , shal l be wi tho ut op enings of a n y
k ind, ex cep t wh en there is a mi ni mu m set ba ck from the p ro perty l ines of a t
lea st th ree (3) met ers;
d . Op eni ng for w ind ow s and d oors ma y b e permit t ed on ou tsid e wa l l fron tin g on
co ur ts su bje ct t o a three (3 ) me ters req ui remen t;
e . All fi re w a lls of rein fo r ced con cret e sh all n ot be less th a n tw en ty c en timet ers
thi ck a bov e the roo f a nd for th e top s torey a nd sha l l
in crea se s even ty six
mi lli meters (th re e in ch es ) i n thi ck n ess for ea ch st or ey do wn wa rd s, prov i ded th a t
in t he ca se of bu ild ings of more th a n t wo st orey of steel sk eleton fra me en ca s ed
in con crete
or
ot her
a pprov ed fi re res isti ng ma teria l s or b uil di ng s o f
rein for ced con crete w here
wa lls a re n ot bea ri ng w a lls but are ca rried to
co lumn s by a su ita ble sy stem of g ird ers, a n d b ea ms , th e fi re wa lls sh all sta rt a t
the fi rst st ory with a min imum thi ck ness o f th irty -fi v e centi met ers (f ou rteen
in ch es) for ea ch ad dit ion a l sto rey t o a minimu m of tw enty (2 0) cen timet ers

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(eig ht in ch es) for the top storey an d a b ov e th e roo f, s ub je ct t o t he app rova l


of th e C it y Bu ild in g Off icial ;
f. Wo oden fl oor j oin t sh all n ot b e p ermi tted to ex ten d t hrou gh a n y fi re wa ll;
g . Ou tsid e or en clo si ng wa l ls ma y be a d iv isi on or pa rtl y wa lls;
h . W h ere p ost are pa rtiall y or enti rel y embod ied in th e fi re wa lls , there sh a ll be
fi ve (5) in ch es or more of con tin uou s con crete, and th e w a ll a t su ch p oin t
sh a ll be a deq ua t ely rein forced w ith ste el:
i . A fi re wa ll ma y b e made a bea ring wa l l pro vi ded it is d esig ned a s su ch , b ut
in n o ca se sh a ll it be in th e th ick nes s les s tha n tha t of a fi re wa l l.
P rovided , th a t rei nforced co n crete b uildi ng s s ha ll be ex empted from fi re w all
requ irement s . Rein for ced con crete buildin g, with in t his prov isi on sh a ll mea n
oth er of th e foll owi ng cla ss ifi ca tion :
(1) Bu ildin g o n w hi ch th e sk eleton fl oor an d ou tsi de w a ll s are of rein for ced
co n crete ;
(2) Bu ildin g on w h ich th e sk elet on is ma d e out of a stru ct ural steel , prot ected
or n ot, with con crete ro o f, fl oor
a n d ou tsi de w all or
b rick rein forced
co n crete or ro of wi th steel truss es cov er ed w it h g alv a nized iro n fl oori ng,
or a n y oth er fi re proo f ma t eri a ls;
(3) Bu ildin gs on wh ich th e sk el eton , fl oor, outs id e wa lls are rein for ced con cret e
wi th s teel tru sses c ov ered wit h g alv a ni zed iron roofi n g o r a n y oth er fi re
proof ma terials .
Ma jo r Rep a ir s ha l l mea n repla cemen t of st ru ctura l co mp on ents of a bu ild in g
wi tho ut ch a ng e or al terna ti on per p rev i ousl y app rov ed pla n and sp eci fi ca t ion s .
Recon stru ct mea ns t o demoli sh a nd cons tru ct a new bu il din g uti liz in g th e sa me
pla ns an d sp eci fi ca tion s o r w ith out ch a n ge in th e stru cture or a rchi tectura l d esig n,
on
th e sit e of th e old b uildi ng . R en ova te sh a ll mea n to ch a ng e or a lter th e
a rch itec tu ra l app ea ra n ce of th e ma t eri a ls of th e porti on of the en tire bu ild ing
wi tho ut a ltering th e stru ctura l co mp onen ts .
SE C T ION 29 . Fire es ca p e . - An y bu ild ing con stru cted u nd er the con di tion s
sp eci fi ed i n the preced ing S ectio n sha l l be provid ed wi th a n a d eq u a te fi re es ca p e
fro m all t he fl oo rs of t he sa id bu ild ing.
SE C T ION 29 -A . Proh ib ited b u sin ess. proh ib ited with in th e Fire Ha z a rd Z one:
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
f)
g)
h)
i)
j)
k)
l)
m)
n)

T he

foll owi ng

bu sin ess es

a re

Ga sol in e and S erv ice S ta tion s


L umber Ya rd s
C opra a nd oth er w a rehouses
S tora g e o r s to ckpi lin g of Liq uefi ed Petroleu m G a s (L PG ), a cet yl ene a nd
ox yg en not ex ceed ing 50 ta nk s a t a n y giv en time
Ri ce a nd oth er g ra in mills
Fa ctorie s of al l typ es
Motor v ehicle repa i r shops or body b uildi ng sh op s
C oa l or ch a rcoa l ya rd s
Jun k y a rd s
S a nd an d gra v el d ep osits (for com mercia l pu rpos es)
An ima l st a bl es
Wo od work i ng esta bli shmen t s
Ma chi ne sho ps
I ce p la n ts a nd co ld stora ge, s ellin g of ni pa sh in gl es, ba mb oos a nd other
in fl a mma bl e ma teria ls .

Exist ing esta b lish ments h erein en umera ted sha ll b e giv en th re e (3 ) y ea rs
fro m eff ectiv ity of thi s C od e to rel oca te ou tsid e th e Fi re Ha za rd Z on e.
SE C T ION 3 0 . Fire Ex ti ng ui sher. - An y b us in ess es tab lis hment lo ca ted wi thi n
the City l imits sha ll be prov id ed wi th su ita b le fi re ex tin gu ish ers w ith min imum

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ca pa city of 2 & 1/2 ga ll ons ; P rov ided , h ow ever, th a t b usi nes s esta b lis hments wi th
gros s sa l es n ot ex ceedi ng P 50 , 0 00 per a n n um sh a ll be ex empted from th is
requ irement b ut in n o ca s e s uch ex empti on to i nclude b ak eries, res ta ura n ts a n d
repa i r sh ops us ing el ectri c pow er.
SE C T ION 31 . Person s li abl e- . Person s liab le un der t his C hap ter i nclu de
a rch itec ts , en gineers, con tra ct ors,
co nstru ction su perv iso rs , a s wel l a s
co n su lta nts
a nd/ or off icia l s or empl oy ees fo un d a bu tti ng o r tol era tin g su ch
v iola ti on .
SE C T ION 32 . Pena l ty cla use. - A ny viola t ion of t he req uirem ent s un der th is
C hap ter shal l be p un isha b le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
I n ad di tion thereto, a ny hou se, b uild ing , stru ct ur e or edi fi ce cons tru cted i n
v iola ti on of the prov isi ons of th is C h apter s hall be remov ed or demoli shed a t t he
ex pen se of t he v i ola tors .
CHA P TER 16 : DI S TR IC T RE GULATI O NS
SE C T ION 33 . R eg ula tion for resid enti a l d is tri ct . di stricts sha ll b e su b ject to t he fol low in g c on di tion s:
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

T h e u se of resid en tia l

On e d eta ch ed fa mi ly dwel ling


On e semi- deta ch ed famil y dw ell ing
Tw o d eta ch ed fa mily dw elli ng
Tw o s emi- d eta ch ed fami ly d wel ling
C usto ma ry a cces sory u ses lik e:
a)
b)
c)
d)

S erv a nt s qua rt er
Pri va t e ga ra g e
Gua rd h ous e
Pri va t e pet ho use

6 . Ho me occup a tion lik e th e pra ctic e of on e s p rofes sion ,


bak ing , sa ri- sa ri s tore a nd the lik e, prov id ed th a t:

dressma k i ng , ta ilo ri ng,

a ) T he us e of th e dwel ling u ni t fo r th e home occu pa ti on sh all b e clea rly


in ci den ta l
a n d su b ordin a te to i ts u se for resid entia l pu rpo ses b y i ts
oc cu pa nts, a nd not mo re th a n tw enty fi v e (2 5% ) p ercent of th e fl oor a rea of
the dw elling u ni t s ha l l be u sed in th e cond uct o f the h ome occu pa ti on;
b) N o tra ff i c sh a ll be genera ted by su ch h ome o ccup a tion in grea ter v olu me tha n
wo uld norma lly b e ex p ect ed in a res id enti a l neigh borh ood a nd a n y n eed for
pa rk i ng g enera ted b y the co nd uc t o f such h ome occu pa ti on sha ll be met off
the stre et a nd in a p la ce other tha n in a required fron t ya rd ;
c) N o eq uip m ent or proc es s sh a ll be used in su ch hom e oc cup a tion w hi ch
crea t es n oise, v ib ra tion,
gla re,
fu me s , od ors or electrica l inter feren ce
deta ch a bl e to th e normal sens es o ff th e l ot, if th e occu pa ti on is co nd uc ted in
a sin gl efa mi ly resid ence
or ou tsid e th e dw elling u nit if con d uct ed in a
pla ce oth er th a n a sing le fa mil y resid en ce. In th e ca se o f electrica l
in terf eren ce, n o equ ipmen t or process sh a ll b e u sed w hi ch crea tes v isu al
or a ud ibl e in terferen ce in a n y ra dio or telev i sion receiv ers o r ca us es
fl uctu a tion in lin e v olta ge of the premise s.
7 . Mu lti- fa mily dwel ling
8 . Ap a rtmen ts of n ot mo re th a n fi v e (5 ) d oors
9 . Boa rd ing hou ses wi th not more tha n fi v e (5 ) b oa rders
10.
N urseri es a nd Da y C a re Centers
11.
El emen ta ry S chool s

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12.
13.
14.

Bra n ch l ibra ri es an d mu seu ms


C hap els, chu r ches an d oth er pla ce s of w orsh ip
S ma ll cl inics, ho spi ta ls, n u rs ing a n d conv a les ci ng
tha n fi v e (5 ) b ed ca p acity
15.
Drug stores
16.
Fill ing s ta tion s
17.
Pa rk s and play grou n ds for th e commun ity
18.
Ba ck y a rd ga rd ens
19.
Ho tels
20.
Ho metel s
21.
Pen sion Hou ses
22.
Ho tel apa rtments or a pa rtels
23.
Ap a rtmen ts
24.
Boa rd ing Hou se s
25.
Dormi t ories
26.
High s ch ools a nd v oca tiona l scho ols
27.
Pa rk i ng lot s
28.
Pa rk i ng bu il din g s
29.
Bea u ty pa rlors
30.
Ba rb er sh ops
31.
Dres s sho ps
32.
Ta ilo ri ng s
33.
Groc eries
34.
S tores
35.
Win e st ores
36.
Ba k e sh ops
37.
S uch oth er co mpa tib le u ses with resid ent ial a rea .
S EC T I ON 3 4 . Reg ul a tion on th e U sag e of C - I Dist ri ct :
1. Off ic es li k e:
a) O ff ic e bui ld ing s
b) Off i ce cond omi ni ums
2. S tores a nd S hops lik e:
a) Dep a rtment store s
b) Book stores a nd off ice su pply
c) Hom e appli a nce s tores
d) Ca r (di spl ay a rea s) c en ters
e) Ph oto s hop s
f) Sh oppin g cen ters
g) Home furn ish ing disp la y a rea s
3) Food M a rk ets a nd sh ops lik e :
a) M a rk ets
b) Bak eri es a n d bak e sh ops
c) Win e s tor es
d) Groceri es
e) Su permark ets
4) Recrea ti onal cen ters lik e:
a) M ov iehouses an d t hea ter s
b) Pelo ta cou rt s
c) Sw imming po ols
d) Da y a nd nig ht club s
5 ) Per s ona l serv ice sh op s l ik e:
a) B ea ut y pa rl ors
b) Ba rb er sh ops
c) Sa u na ba th a n d ma ss a ge cl ini c
d) Dress mak in g a nd t a ilori ng sh ops
6 ) R esta u ra nts an d o ther ea teries
7 ) S h ort term sp eci a l ed u ca ti on lik e:
a) Da ncin g S ch ools
b) S ch ool s of s elf- def en se

h omes

wi th

n ot mor e

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c) Drivin g s choo ls
d) Spee ch clinics
8 ) S to reroo ms an d wa reh ou s es, bu t onl y a s may be ne cessa ry for th e eff icien t
co nd uc t o f the bu sin ess
SE C T ION 35 . R egu la t ion o n th e Us age of C - 2 Distri ct . - T his dis trict sh a ll b e
co mmer ci al a nd comp a tib le lig ht ind u stria l us es, a s foll ows :
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.

All u ses al low ed in C -1 Dis trict


Flow er sh op s
C otta g e Ind u stries
Ma n ufa ctu ri ng I ndu stries certifi ed a s n on- p ollu tiv e a nd non -h a za rd ous by t he
Hu ma n S ettlem ent s Regula to ry Commissi on a nd /or the Na tion al Poll utio n C on trol
C ommis s ion
S tock y a rds a nd sla ug ht erh ou s es
S ervi ce sta ti ons
Bu s termin a ls
Ho me fu rni sh ing a n d di spl ay sh ops

SE C T I ON 3 6 . R egu la ti on on the U sa ge of In du stria l Distri ct .- T h is district


sh a ll b e main ly for ma nu fa ctu rin g ind us tries cla s sifi ed a s n on- pol lu tiv e a n d n on ha z a rdou s (NP / N H), n on -p ollu tiv e and h a za rd ous (NP / H), a nd no n- pol lut iv e a nd
ex tre mel y ha z a rdou s (NP / EH) b y the Huma n S ettlemen t s, a s foll ow s:
1.

N on- Pol lu tiv e an d No n- Ha za rdo us (NP / N H) lik e:


a)
Ma n ufa ctu re of ba k ery prod uct s
b)
C usto m ta ilori ng a nd dress mak ing sh ops
c)
C omm erci a l a nd job p ri nti ng
d)
Ma n ufa ctu re of musi ca l in stru men ts

2.

N on- Pol lu tiv e an d Ha z a rdou s (NP / H) lik e


a)
Ga rmen t fa ctorie s
b)
Ma n ufa ctu re of pulp st a tion a ry env el opes a nd oth er rela ted a rt icles
c)
Ma n ufa ctu re of w ood en s hoe s , sh oe l a ces a n d simila r prod uc ts
d)
Ma n ufa ctu re of b a mb oo, ra tta n a nd other ca n e b ask ets a nd w a res

3.
N on- Pol lu tiv e a nd Ex trem ely
co mp ressed an d liquefi ed ga ses
4.

Ha za rdo us

(NP /E H)

lik e:

Ma n ufa ctu re

of

C otta g e Ind u stries lik e:


a)
Au tom otiv e repa ir sh op s
b)
Ho me a pp lia n ce repa ir sh ops
c)
Ho me fu rni sh ing sh op s

SE C TI ON 3 7 . R egu la t ion on the Us age o f I nd us tria l Distri ct . - T hi s d istri ct


sh a ll be for gov ernmen t bui ldi ng s, in sti tuti on of high er l ea rning, a nd specia l pub lic
a nd p riv a te i nsti tution s li k e:
1.

2.
3.
4.
5.
6.

Gov ernm ent Off i ce s li k e:


a)
C ity Ha ll
b)
Pol ice Dep a rtmen t
c)
Fire Dep a rtment
d)
H ealth a nd A gricu ltu re C enters
e)
Ma i n l ib ra ri es a nd Mu seums
f)
Telep hon e E xch a ng e
g)
El ectri c S ub sta tio ns a nd Gen era tion
C olleg es
Un iv ersit ies
S emi na ri es
N un neri es
Ho spi ta l and clin ics

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7.

8.
9.
10 .
11 .

S pecial Hosp ita l s lik e :


a)
Ho spi ta l fo r the in sa ne
b)
Ho spi ta l fo r the hea rt pa ti ents
c)
Ho spi ta l fo r the lep ers
Orp ha n a ges
Ho me fo r the Ag ed a nd oth er w elfa re h omes
Reh a bili ta tion C ent ers lik e:
a)
Reh a bili ta tion cen t er for un w ed mo th ers
b)
Reh a bili ta tion cen t er for a lcoh oli cs
S pecial Es tabl ish men t l ike:
a)
Fun era l homes
b)
Embal mi ng estab li shment s

SE C T I ON 3 8 . R eg ula t ion on th e U sag e of Pa rk s a nd Open S pa c e Distri ct .T his Di strict s ha ll b e ma in ly for p a rk s and op en sp a ces to provid e ecolo gica l
bal a nce wi thi n the com mu ni ty an d a t th e sa me ti me p rovi de in ex pen siv e recrea ti on
pla ce s for th e in ha bi ta nts , a s follow s:
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

Pa rk s a nd Pla yg roun ds
Zoos
Bot a ni cal gard ens
City pla za s
Oth er si mil a r u se s

SE C T ION 3 9 . R egu la tio n on the Us age of Ag ricul tural Dist ri ct .- T h is dis trict
sh a ll be for the comm erci a l p rodu ction of fa rm prod ucts lik e :
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.

Ri ce a nd corn
Ma n go, co conu t, coff ee a nd o ther fru its
Veg etabl es
S tock y a rds a nd sla ug hterh ou s es
Pou ltry, p ig gery a nd th e ra is ing of a nima ls a nd fow ls
C opra ma ki ng
Fish po nd s
S altb eds

SE C T ION 40 . Appl ica tion of Di strict R eg ula tion s. - T he regu la ti ons set b y
thi s Ti tle in ea ch Di stricts u nles s ot herw ise p ro vi ded, sha l l apply un iforml y to
ea ch cl a ss or k ind of stru cture or la nd a s foll ows :
1 . N o bu ild in g, stru ctu re or la nd sha ll b e us ed, or occu pi ed, a nd no bui ld ing or
stru ctu re o r pa rt sha ll b e erected, cons tructed or recon s tru cted , mov ed or
stru ctu ra ll y al tered, ex cept in conf ormity with a ll regu la ti ons specifi ed fo r th e
di strict i n w h ich it i s l oca t ed;
2 . N o pa rt o f y a rd , off - stre et p a rk in g, l oadi ng
spa ce, or other op en spa ces
requ ired of a ny b uildi ng sha ll be in clud ed a s pa rt of a ya rd, op en spa ce, off stre et pa rkin g , lo ading sp a ce simila rl y requ ired for an y other bu ild in g;
3 . N o ya rd or l ot ex isti ng a t th e time of th e pa s sage of thi s C ode s ha l l be red uc ed
in di men sio n o f a rea below th e min imu m require ments set for t h.
SE C T ION 4 1 . Specia l Per mit .- T h e follow in g sh all req ui re a sp ecial permit
fro m th e City Dev elop men t
Off icer, in a cc orda nc e wi th t he criteria h ereun d er
prescrib ed:
1.

Dump ing S i tes :


a)
Ad equa te fencin g sha ll b e put u p to prev en t u nd ue
s ca t tering of
wa stes .
b)
Poi son ing of ra t s a nd spra y ing of fl ies a n d the gen eral ma in ten a nce of
the dumpi ng sit e sh a ll be the sole res pon sib ility of th e a pplica nt .

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c)
d)

T he d umpi ng si te sh a ll not be l oca ted o utsi de of the a pp lica n t s


premises i f priva te, a nd sh all be l oca ted w ithi n a rea son a bl e di sta n ce
fro m res iden tia l z one, if p ub lic.
Oth er sa n ita ry req ui re men ts of the City
sh all be co mplied with .

2.

I ncin era tor Pl a nts :


a)
T hey sh a ll n ot b e loca ted w ithin resid en tial zon es .
b)
A si te in spec ti on sha ll be requi red to d etermi ne th a t th e prop osed
pla nt does not cons titu te sa fe ty ha z a rd s to th e ad ja c ent l a nd u se a nd
to th e co mmu ni ty in g enera l .
c)
T heir sou nd ma i nten a n ce sh a ll b e
the sol e resp on sib ili ty of the
a pp li ca n t a n d/ or t he p erson s runn in g them .

3.

C eme teri es:


a)
T hey sh a ll b e loca ted ou tside or w ith in rea s ona ble dista nce from
resid enti a l z on es;
b)
T heir sou nd ma in tena nce s ha ll b e the ex cl us iv e d uty of th e ap pli ca nt
or p ersons run n ing th em .

4.

R adi o T ra nsmit ting S ta t ion s :


a)
T hey sha l l b e lo ca ted w ith in C ommer cia l 2 zon e.
b)
T heir s oun d ma in tena nce sh all b e ex cl usi v e res pon sib ili ty of the
a pp li ca n t a n d/ or th e p erson s runnin g t hem.
c)
W h ere p ublic wel fa re d ema nds, th ey
ma y not b e den ied l oca t ion i n
som e resid enti a l zon es provi ded th e p recedin g con di tion is comp li ed
wi th.

5)

P riv a te la nd ing st ri p, runw ays a nd h elipa d s:


a)
T hey sh a ll n ot b e loca ted w ithin resid en tial zon es .
b)
T hey mu s t be a t lea s t Tw o Hu nd red
to T hree Hun dred me ters from
the nea res t resid en tia l zon e or res iden c e.
c)
A wri tten au thori ty to op era te
sh a ll
be obta i ned from t he CA A
Ad mi nis tra tor b y t he a pplica nt a t l ea st Nin ety (90 ) da ys before t he
in tend ed da te of
th e opera ti on, a n d a noti c e sh a ll be posted o r
publ ish ed in a t lea st one of the da ily new sp aper to determin e pu bli c
opp osi tion s to th e p roposed l a nd ing site.
d)
S wo rn sta tement s of the ow ners of t he adjo ini ng la nd s si gn ifyi ng t heir
co n formity or n on -con formity to th e prop osed l a nd ing sit e s ha ll be
obt a in ed by th e appli ca n t a t lea st T h irty (3 0) da y s before the in tend ed
da t e of op era tion s .

6.

Fill ing S ta tion s:


a)
T hey sh a ll be l oca ted wi thi n a rea sona ble dis ta nce from s cho ols,
ch u r ch es, h ospita l s an d oth er
si mi la r bu il dings , pref erab ly Tw o
Hun dred to Th ree Hu nd red feet a w a y.
b)
T heir
sou nd ma in ten a nce s ha ll b e th e so le
res pon sib ility of t he
a pp li ca n t.

7.

S a w mil ls a ny w here in the juri sdi cti on of C aga ya n d e Oro Ci ty.

SEC TI O N 42 . T ra ff ic Gen era tion s .- A ll tra ff i c gen era tin g bu ild in gs a nd


stru ctu res al low ed in any o f the Distri ct mu st prov id e a deq ua te pa rk ing sp a ces for
thei r emplo yees , cli ents a nd vis itors .
SEC TI ON 4 3 . Po llu tion C ontrol .- For eff e cti ve p oll uti on con trol, al l
ma n u fa ctu rin g indu stries mus t a ppl y for loca tion a l clea ra n ce from th e Dep a rtment
of En v iron men t a nd Na tura l R esou rces .
SE C T I ON 4 4 . A dv ertis ing a nd B us ines s S ign s. - Ad v ertisi ng a n d b usi nes s
sig ns to b e d isp lay ed or pu t up for p ub li c v iew i n a ny of th e Di stric ts en um era ted
mu st comp ly w ith th e rul es a n d regu la tio ns on the ma tt er.

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SE C T ION 4 5 . Ex isti ng N on -conf ormin g Uses of Bu ildi ng s. - Ex cept a s


prov id ed under the Fi re Z on e prov is ion s, th e la wfu l u se of a n y buil ding, stru ct ure
or la n d at th e time of th e ado pti on of th is C ode may be con tin ued, a lth oug h such
us e do es n ot con form w it h th e provisi on of th is ch apter, provid ed :
1 . Al l la nd s from C ug man to B ug o n ow p resent ly o ccu pied a nd u sed for
I nd us tria l p urp ose sh all b e a ll owed to conti nu e a s su ch and th e o pti on to exp a nd
its
buildi ng s a nd
stru ct ure s, prov id ed , th a t n o ex p a nsi on
in th e la nd a rea
a ctua l ly o ccu pied sh all b e a llow ed a fter t he pa s sage of
th is C ode ex cep t la n d
ex pa n sion by recla ma tion a pprov ed by proper auth oriti es .
2 . T ha t n o s uch non -con formi ng u se sha ll be en la rg ed o r in crea s ed o r
ex tend ed to occupy a grea ter a rea of la nd th a n t ha t a l ready oc cu pi ed b y s uch u se
a t th e t ime of the a d opti on of th is Co de, or mov ed wh oll y or in p art , to any oth er
porti on of the lot or pa rcel of la nd wh ere su ch no n- con for mi ng us e ex ist a t the
a dop tio n of th is Cod e.
3 . Th a t n o su ch no n- con for ming u se wh ich ha s cea sed for mo re tha n on e (1)
y ea r or ha s been ch a ng ed to a use permitted in th e di strict in which it is
loca ted b e a ga i n revi ved as n on- con formin g u se.
4 . Sh oul d s uch stru cture b e moved fo r a ny rea son for a n y di sta n ce
wh a tev er, i t sh a ll con for m wi th th e reg ul a tion s of th e d ist ri ct in wh ich it is loca ted
a fter it is mov ed .
S EC TI ON 46 . Vi sib ili ty a t Inters ecti on of R esi den tial Dis tric t. - O n a co rn er
lot in a ny res iden ti a l d istri ct, n othi ng sh all be erected , pla ced or pla n ted or a ll owed
to grow in s uch ma nn er a s to imped e vis ion b etw een a hei gh t of t wo a n d a ha l f feet
a bo ve the centerl in e of in tera ctin g stre ets i n th e a rea boun ded by the stre et lines
of such corn er lots a nd a lin e j oining p oin ts sa id s tre et l ines fi fty (5 0) feet from
the poi nt of in terac tion .
SE C TI ON 47 . B ui ldi ng Per mits iss ued p ri or to the approva l of th is C ode. N othi ng herei n con tain ed s ha l l require an y ch a ng e in the pla n s, con stru ct ion ,
siz e or d esig na ted u se of a n y bu ild in g struc tu re or pa rt fo r w hich a bu ild in g p ermi t
ha s been g ra nted pri or to th e a d opti on of thi s C ode; p ro vided , th e con s truction of
su ch b ui ldi ng , s tructu re or pa rt s hall ha ve been st a rted w it hin on e (1 ) y ea r fro m
da t e of th e issu a nce of su ch permit. I f no con stru cti on is s ta rted a fter th e on e (1)
y ea r peri od, n o cons tru ctio n sh a ll be allow ed u nl es s a n ew b uil di ng p ermi t for
the con stru cti on of
th e bu ild in g in a ccord a nce w ith thi s Co de sh a ll ha v e been
iss ued .
S EC T I ON 48 . Ea s emen t, street s a nd ot her p ublic la n ds n ot i nclu ded in
a ny dis trict .- S ho uld l a nd , or a ny porti on rev ert ed t o p ri va te ow ners hip an d the
sa id street or public lan ds does n ot ap pea r on the z oni ng map a s in cl ud ed in a n y
di strict, th e regu lati ons prov ided for in th is T it le wh ich a re ap pl ica ble to t he mo st
restri cted d istrict immed ia tely a dja cent to th e la nd under con sid era tion sh all be
a pp li ed to su ch l a nd or p ortion .
SE C T ION 4 9 . Dw elli ng of rea r lots .- N o b ui lding u sed or d esig na ted to be
us ed a s a resid ence s hal l b e a llow ed in a ny rea r l ot u nles s su ch
lot h a s a n
ex cl usi ve rig ht- o f- w a y ea sement over a p a th o f a t l ea st fo ur (4) m eters lea d ing to
a stree t a nd t her e sh a ll be n ot more tha n o ne (1) bu il din g for ea ch ea semen t. Two
or mo re bu ild ings, ma y b e all owed on a corn er pa th if the ri gh t-o f- w ay ea semen t is
a t l ea st s ix (6) meters w id e.
For t his pu rpos e, th e p rovi sion of th e C ivil C ode o n d omina n t a nd serbi ent
sta te sha ll a pp ly.

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SEC T I ON 5 0 . A cce ss ory Bu ild ing . - No a cces sory bu il ding sh a ll b e erect ed


in a n y required ya rd and no sep a ra te a cce ssory bu ild ing sha l l be erect ed wi thi n
four me ters of a n y other bu ild ing, ex cep t in t he fi re zon e a rea s.
SE C T ION 5 1 . Erectio n of mor e th a n
on e
prin cipa l stru ctu re . - In a n y
di strict w h ere more th a n on e (1) stru ctu re ma y b e p ermit ted to b e erect ed on a
sin gl e lot, th e ya rd a n d other requ iremen ts of th is C ode sha ll be me t fo r ea ch
stru ctu re a s tho ugh it w ere erected on indi vi du al l ot.
SE C T ION 5 2 . S tructu re to hav e a cces s .- Every bu ildin g erected on a l ot
a dj a cen t to a publi c stre et, or w ith a ccess to a n ap prov ed pri va te s treet s ha l l
prov id e a n o ff - street park i ng area a nd con v eni ent a cce ss for fi re prote ction u nit s.
SE C TI ON 5 3 . Ya rd requ irement alon g
a dis trict bo un da ry li ne . - L ots
a bu tti ng o n a distri ct bou n da ry line sh a ll confor m to th e y a rd requ iremen t s of th e
mor e restrictiv e dis trict boun ded b y the lin es.
SE C TI ON 5 4 . Dwel lin g G ro up .- W hen it i s impra ctica b le to ap ply th e
requ irement s of thi s Ti tle to in divi dua l bu il ding u ni t in a resi den tial co mpou nd
co n si sting of two (2 ) or mor e bu ild in gs, a p ermi t for th e con struc ti on of su ch
co mp oun d sha ll be iss ued , pro vided , th a t th e pla n con fo r ms t o the fol low ing
co nd itio ns:
1 . T ha t th e bu ild ings to be u sed onl y for resi den tial pu rpo ses a nd su ch
a cces sory us es a re permitt ed in th e distri ct wh ere th e co mpou nd is loca ted .
2 . T ha t th e av era g e lo t a rea per fa mily or dwel ling un it, in the co mp oun d,
ex cl usi ve of t he area u sed , or to b e us ed for stre ets or driv ew a y s, is no t less t ha n
the lot a rea p er family required in t he dist ri ct .
3 . T ha t
th ere
is
provid ed, with in th e tra ct on w hi ch t he res iden tia l
co mp oun d i s to b e loca ted, an op en sp a ce fo r p la y grou n d pu rpo ses with in a n a rea
equ iva len t to a t l ea st an agg rega te area o f fi ve (5% ) p ercen t of t he requ ired lot
a rea per fa mil y, if l ess tha n on e hu nd red sq ua re met ers (10 0 sq. m.) w here t he
resid enti a l comp ound is in ten ded for les s tha n ten (10) fa mili es, th e setti ng
a sid e of su ch area for pl a yg roun d p urp os es ma y be dis pen sed with , a nd p rovi ded,
furth er th a t w h en an open sp a ce for pla ygrou n d purp oses is set a si de, th is
open s pa ce ma y be u sed as pa rt of t he y a rd req ui remen t s for t he compou n d.
4 . T ha t th ere is prov id ed, w it hin the tra ct o n wh ich th e res iden tia l c ompo un d
is to be ere cted or immedia tel y a dja cen t a n adeq ua t e p riva te ga ra g e of off - s treet
pa rk i ng a rea, d epen d ing on th e n eeds of th e resid en t s an d thei r v isi tors.
SE C T I ON
5 5 . C ertifi ca tes of N on- Co nfor mity . - C ertifi ca te
of
non co n formity for non- con for mi ng us es sh a ll be appli ed for by th e ow ner or a g ent of
the p roperty fro m t he ap prova l of th is C ode, o th erw ise th e no n- con formi ng u se
ma y be con d emn ed a nd removed a t th e ow ner s ex pen ses .
SE C T ION 56 . C erti fi ca te of Z onin g C omp li a nce. - N o buildin g permit sh a ll be
iss ued un less a certifi ca te of zo nin g co mp lia n ce ha s been obta ined from the C it y
P la n nin g and Develop men t Off ice r. Such Certi fi ca te s ha l l sh ow, a mon g
other
thi ng s, tha t th e build ing o r pa rt there o f and th e p rop osed u se of th e sa me a rea i s
in confor mity w it h the prov is ion s of thi s T itl e . T h e City Pl a nn ing and Dev elo pment
Off i cer sha l l ma inta in a record of a ll c ertifi ca tes o f zon ing co mpli a nce and a cop y
sh a ll be fu rni shed u pon th e req ues t of an y in terested p ers on.
SE C T ION 5 7 . Exp ira ti on of B ui ld ing Permi t. - I f th e w ork describ ed in an y
bu ild ing permit has n ot b egu n w it hin th e period p rescribed by th e N a ti ona l
Bu ildin g C od e for the eff ec tivity of a bu ildin g permit coun t ed from th e da t e of t he
iss ua n ce there of, s a id permit s hal l b e ca nceled by th e C ity P la nn in g a nd
Dev elop men t Off icer a n d a w ritten n otic e th ereof sh a ll be giv en to the person s

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a ff ected , tog eth er w ith a n otice th a t fu rther w ork a s d escri bed in th e ca n cel ed
permit
sha ll
n ot
co nti nu e un less an d u nt il a new b uil din g permi t ha s been
obt a in ed .
SE C T ION 58 . Pen a lty cla u se. - An y pers on wh o vio la tes a ny of the prov isi ons
of th is Ti tle s ha l l up on con v ic tion , b e pun ish ed by a fi ne of not less tha n P1, 5 0 0 .0 0
nor more tha n P 3 ,0 00 .00 or by impri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4) mo nth a n d
one (1) day n or more th a n eig ht (8) mon ths, or both su ch fi n e a nd imp rison m ent a t
the di scret ion of the Cou rt, wi thou t p rejud ice to th e C ity Gov ern men t o rd erin g the
demoli tion of a ny stru ctur e co n st ru ct ed in viola t ion of th is Ti tle.

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TITLE IV - SUBDIVISION AND RELOCATION SITE

CHA P TER 17 . ES TA BLI SH M E NT, D IV I SI ON, DE VE L OPM EN T OF S UB D I VI S I ON


S EC T I ON 5 9 . Pu rpos e:
1.
2.
3.

4.
5.
6.

7.
8.
9.

P romote and p rotec t th e h ealth , s a fety, pea ce, mora l, comfo rt , c on ven ien ce
a nd g enera l w elfa re of the i nh abi ta nt s;
Gui de, con trol a nd reg ula te fu tur e g rowt h a nd d ev elop men t in a ccorda nc e
wi th the dev elop ment pla n o f the ci ty ;
P rotec t the ch a ra ct er and stab ili ty of resid enti al, comm ercia l, i nd ustri a l,
in stitu tio na l, a g ricul tural , fa rmlot s, ce metery / mem oria l pa rk s a n d op en spa ce
a rea s w it hin th e city and p romot e th e ord erl y a nd b enefi cia l d evel opmen t of
the ci ty ;
P rovide a deq ua te lig ht , ai r, pri va cy an d con v eni ence of a cc ess to p roperty ;
P reven t u nd u e co ng es tion of pop ula tion ;
Reg u la te th e loca tion of lan d a dja cent to s tre ets an d th oroug h fa res i n su ch
ma n n er a s to obv ia te the da nger t o publ ic sa fety ca u sed b y un d ue
in terf eren ce with ex is ting or pros pec tiv e tra ff ic mov em ent on su ch st reet or
tho ro ug hfa res ;
To foster th e grow th a nd ren ew al of urba n a n d ru ra l co mmun iti es in an
in tegra ted ma nn er th a t promo tes o pti mu m land u se, a deq ua t e sh elter a nd
dev elo pment of a tot a l h uma n b eing ;
To brin g ab out th e opti mu m u se of la n d a s a resourc e for pub li c w elfa re tha n
a s a co mmodi ty ;
To en force, impl emen t, coordi na te, strea mli ne, improv e an d opt imi ze l a nd u se
a nd regu la ti ons on h uma n settlemen t, in cludin g th e impl emen ta ti on a n d
enf orce t he reg u la tory a spec t of th e su bdiv is ion , la nd va lu e a n d oth er rela t ed
la w s.

SE C T ION 6 0 . D efi n iti on of terms. - For th e purp ose of th is C hap ter, th e


follow in g defi n iti on of terms a re h erein in co rp ora ted a s fo llow s:
1.

Sub di vis io n - mea n s th e div is ion of a tra ct or p arcel of l a nd i nto tw o or mor e


lots , s ites or oth er div ision s for the pu rpos e, w h eth er immed ia te or fu ture
sa le o r b u ild ing devel opmen t . I t i nclu de re- subdi vi sion , w h en ap prop ria te to
the con ten t, rela tiv e to the p roces s of subd ivis ion as to the l a nd or territo ry
su b- divid ed .

2.

Sub di vis io n P roj ect - mea n s a tra ct or a p arc el of la nd regis tered u nd er Act
N o. 4 96 w hich is pa rti tion ed prima ril y fo r resid enti a l p u rp os es in to i nd iv id ua l
lots with or wi thou t improv ement s thereon a nd off ered to th e pu bl ic for sa l e,
in ca s h or in sta l lmen t terms . I t sh a ll inclu d e all resi den tia l, com merci a l,
in du stria l , memoria l p arks a nd re crea tion a l area s a s w ell a s o pen s pa ces an d
oth er c ommun i ty a nd pu b lic a rea s in th e proj ect .

3.

Sub di vis io n Lo t - mea n s a n y of the lots, w het her res identi a l, co mm erci a l,
me moria l p ark s, i nd us tria l or re crea tion al i n a subd ivisi on project.

4.

Simpl e Sub divis io n - mea n s a s ubdiv i sion p ro ject less th a n a hecta re i n


a rea, cov ered b y a si mple div i sion p la n w here no street o r pa ssa g e wa y is
del in ea ted on the pl a n, p rovi ded th a t i n the ev ent of p iece -mea l or pa rt ia l
su bmissi on of proj ect p la n s a re ma d e, the sa me sh a ll b e con sid ered in its
enti rety and wh en a pp licab le th e provi si ons of Pres iden tia l Decre e 12 1 6 on
open s pa ce s s hal l be ob serv ed.

5.

C o mple x Subdivis io n - mea n s a su bd iv isi on pl a n of a reg istered l a nd


wh erein a s tre et, pa ss agew a y or op en spa ce is deli nea ted on th e pla n .

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6.

O wn e r o r s ubdivid er - refers to th e reg ist ered ow n er or ow ners of lan d or


thei r au th orized rep resen ta tiv e wh o prop oses to ca rry out su bdiv isi on
proj ect .

7.

D ev elo pe r - sha l l mea n th e person wh o dev elops or i mp ro ves t he su bdiv isi on


proj ect or cond omini um project for a n d in beh a lf of the ow ner.

8.

Lo t/ P lot - mea ns a p arcel of la nd in ten ded for tra n sfer or ow nersh ip or for
bu ild ing dev elop men t.

9.

Fro nt a ge - th a t pa rt or end of a lot w h ich abu ts a stre et.

10 .

St re et - rela tes to and i nclu de roads, s treets, hig h wa y s, a v enu es, bo ulev a rd s,
fre ewa y s, pa rk wa y s, la n es o r oth er v ehicu la r w a y s, a ny p art or pa rts thereo f.

11 .

High wa y - mea n s a mai n ro ad o r wa y open to the use of th e p ublic .

12 .

A lle y - a pu bli c wa y int end ed to serv e bo th p ed es tria n an d emerg en cy


v ehicles a n d a lso a cc ess to l ots both en ds alw a y s con nec ting to st reet s.

13 .

Blo ck - a parc el of la nd bou nd ed on th e sid es by st ree t a nd a lley s or


pa t hwa y s or ot her na t ural or ma n- mad e fea t ure s an d occu p ied b y or in tend ed
for bu il dings .

14 .

C lus t er H o us ing - a sin gl e fa mily a tta ched dw elli ng conta in in g th ree or


mor e s epa ra te li v ing units grou ped cl osely tog eth er to form rela ti vel y
co mpa c t stru ct ures .

15 .

C o mmu n ity Fa cilitie s - fa cil ities o r s truc tu res int end ed to s erv e co mmon
need s a nd for th e b enefi t of the co mmun ity s uch a s neig h borh ood/ mu lti pu rpos e center, hea l th center, dru gsto re, sch ool, liv eli hoo d cen ter, etc.

16 .

D we lli ng - a bu ildin g des ign ed or u sed a s res iden ce for on e or more fa mili es.

17 .

E co no mic and So cia lize d Ho u si n g - a type of hou si ng proje ct prov id ed to


mod era tely l ow i nco me fa mi lies w it h lo wer in ter est ra t es a nd lon g er
a mo rt iza ti on .

18 .

Pa rk/ pla yg ro u nd - th a t porti on of th e su bd iv is ion w hich i s genera l ly n ot


bu ilt on a nd inten ded for pa ssi v e or a ctiv e re crea ti on.

19 .

Pa th wal k/ fo ot pat h - a p ub lic w a y in tend ed for p ed estria n and w hi ch cut s


a cro ss a block to provid e a ccess to a dja cen t stre ets or property wi th
ma x i mu m leng th of 10 0 meters if con n ectin g to roa d s a nd 50 met ers if
ter mi na ti ng in a dead end.

20 .

Ro w ho us e - a sin gl e fa mily a tta ched d wellin g co nta i ni ng th ree or mor e


sep a ra te l iv in g un its d esig n ed in s uch a wa y th a t they abu t ea ch oth er a t
sid es a s in a row, a n d a re sepa ra ted from ea ch oth er b y p arty w alls ; prov id ed
wi th indep end ent a ccess , s ervi ces a n d u se o f la nd.

21 .

M a jo r St r eet - mea n s s tre ets desig n ed o r in tended to a cco mmod a te a


co n sidera b le v ol ume of tra ff ic.

22 .

D ea d -en d St ree t - mea ns a stree t ha v i ng no v ehi cu la r ou tlet a t the end .

23 .

Ope n space s - A rea s all oca t ed for


pa rk / pla y grou nd, ea s emen ts and cour ts .

circu la t ion,

commun ity

fa cili ties,

SE C T ION 61 . Proh ib iti ons. - I t sh all be un la w ful fo r a ny perso n, pa rtn ers hi p,


co mpa ny, or corpora tio n i n ch a rge o f the bu sin ess a nd aff a i rs of an y sa id

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orga niz a tion , to s ub divid e an y pa rcel of l a nd i nto resid enti a l, commerci a l,


in du stria l lots, fa rmlot s, a n d ceme t ery / memoria l pa rk s, or enter in to cont ra ct of
co nd itio na l sa le of an y na tu re or a ll of th e su bd iv ided lots or lot resu lti ng fro m any
proj ect ed su b div ision u nles s :
(a )

T he a ppli ca n t su bmits a s ub di vi sion pl a n th ere of, a pprov ed by the City


C oun ci l upo n reco mmen da tion of th e City Pla nn ing a nd Dev elop men t O ff ice
a nd th e C ity E ngin eer s Off i ce.

(b)

T he roa d s, dra in age, electri cal and po wer con ne ction s o r lin es, w a ter s up ply
or fa cili ties an d other improv em ents requ ired i n thi s C h apter are comp leted
wi thi n th e perio d herei n set for th : On e y ea r from the da te of a pp rov a l if the
a rea su bd iv id ed does no t ex ceed t en (1 0) hecta re s.

(c)

N o p ropo sed su bd iv isi on sh all b e a pprov ed an d no p ermit sha ll b e i ssu ed to


a ny pers on, pa rtnersh h ip, compa ny, corp ora tion or an y ot her su bd iv ider to
su bdiv id e a ny p a rcel of la n d in to h ome or resid ent iaa l lots for sa le to the
publ ic a n d /or sell or off er to sel l to the publ ic a ny or a ll of th e sub di vi sion
lots , w h en the su bd iv ider ha s n ot compl ied w ith req uire men t in l etter (b ) o f
thi s S ecti on fo r th e su bmis sion or oth er pa rcel of la n d for w hi ch a
su bdiv isi on p ermi t ha s been prev iou sl y i ssu ed to t he sa me su bdiv id er for the
co mp lia n ce o f sa id requirement s sha l l be comp u ted from th e da te of the
su bdiv isi on permi t i ssu ed to him .

SE C T ION 6 2 . R ul es and s ta nda rds . - A ll a ppli ca tion s for lo ca ti onal clea ra nce,
su bdiv isi on a pprov al a nd dev elop ment p ermi ts for resid ent ial/ co mm erci a l,
in du stria l , fa rmlot sub di vi sion s and ceme tery / memoria l pa rk s sh all co nfor m wi th
the min imu m d esign sta nd a rd s, req u iremen ts a n d tech n ica l gu idel in es s et forth by
the p ro vi sion s of Presi den tia l De cree N o. 95 7 (S ub divi sion an d C ond omin ium
Bu y er s P ro tect iv e D ecr ee), P res iden tia l D e cree N o. 12 16 (Defi n ing Open S pa c e in
Res id enti al S ubdiv is ion ), P resi den tia l Decre e N o. 11 8 5 (Fi re C ode of th e
P hil ippin es), T itle I II of th is C od e (Z on in g C od e of Ca ga y a n de O ro), P resi den tia l
De cree N o. 1 09 6 (Na ti ona l B ui ldi ng Cod e of t he P hi lippi nes), E xecu tiv e Order N o.
64 8, S ection 18 of R epu bl ic Act N o. 7 27 9 oth erwi s e kn own a s the U rba n
Dev elop men t an d Hous ing A ct of 19 92 .
SE C T ION 63 . Va ria n ce/ ex e mp tio ns. - Un der hig hly ju stifi ab le rea son s s uch
v a ria nce s from thes e sta nd a rds a nd req ui re men ts ma y be g ra nted by th e City
C oun ci l up on reco mmend a ti on of th e Cit y P la n ni ng a nd Dev elop men t O ff ice wh en
strict ob serva nce here of w ill ca u se un nece ssa ry ha rd ship to th e ow ner/d ev elop er o r
preju di c e ben efi ciaries .
a.

Ex cepti ons - T he City Cou n ci l ma y in its di scre tion is sue a loca tiona l
cl ea ra nce or d evel opm ent permit th ru ex cep tio n u pon reco mmend a tion of the
C ity P la n ni ng a n d D evel opmen t Off ice if al l o f the fo llow ing are pres ent :
1.

T he projec t i f a ll owed wil l not a dv ers ely aff e ct th e pub lic h ea lth,
sa fety a n d wel fa re of th e immedia t e commun ity ;
2.
T he projec t is i n k eepin g w ith th e gen era l p a ttern of dev elop men t in
the co mmun ity ;
3.
T he p roject i s supp ortiv e of econo mic ba sed a ctiviti es .
4.
T he ex cepti on sou g ht w ill not ad v ersely a ff ect th e a pp ropria te use of
a dj oin ing p roperty i n the sa me di strict .
b.

Va ria nce - T he C ity C ou ncil ma y in it s d iscretion i ssu e l oca t ion al clea ra n ce or


dev elo pment p ermit th ru v a ria n c e upo n th e reco mmen da t ion of th e Cit y
P la n nin g a nd D evel opmen t Off ice i f all of th e fol lowing con di tion s a re
presen t :

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1.
2.
3.
4.

W h en co mpli a nce wi th th e p rovisi ons of T itle I II of thi s C od e w ill g iv e


the ap pl ica nt u nn e ces sa ry ha rd shi p or d iff icult y or den y him a
rea son a bl e return fro m inv est ment in hi s p roperty ;
T he u nn ecessa ry h a rdsh ip or pra cti ca l diff icu lty co mp la i ned of is n ot
the resul t of t he a pp lica n t s o wn a ctio ns, a n d th es e ca n n ot b e a v oid ed;
T he va ri a nce so ug ht is the mini mu m dev ia ti on neces s a ry to p ermi t a
rea son a bl e us e of th e p roperty ;
T he u se to be a uth orized for v a ria n ce w ill not a lter th e es s enti a l
ch a ra cter of t he loca lity w h ere th e p roperty i s l oca t ed.

SE C T ION 64 . Reg ul a tion s on the I ssu a nce of Dev elop men t Permi t on
a pp rov ed C omp lex S ubdi v ision s, I nd ustri a l a nd Fa r mlot S ubd iv isi ons a nd M emori a l
Pa rk s :
a.

T he esta b lish m ent a nd d ev elop men t an d/ or s ale or lea se by the own er or


dev elo per of an y u nit or lot in comp lex subdi vi sion , in du stria l a nd fa rm lot
su bdiv isi ons a n d memori a l pa rk s sh a ll b e un dertak en onl y a fter the
Dev elop men t Pla n sha ll h a v e been a pp rov ed b y th e C ity C oun cil a nd a
C ert ifi ca te of R eg istra ti on a nd L icen se to S ell sh all ha v e b een iss ued b y the
Hou s ing a nd La n d use Regul a tory B oa rd (HL R B).

b.

N o D evel opment P la n sh all be a pprov ed b y th e C ity C oun ci l un less th e


follow in g a re comp li ed wi th:
1.

Ad equa te perfor ma nce bond i ssu ed by a du ly a ccr edi ted b ond in g


co mpa ny a cc ep tabl e to th e C ity Gov ern ment equiv a len t t o ten p ercen t
(10 %) of th e tot a l projec t cost for s ub div i sion s u nd er B a ta s Pa mba n sa
22 0 a nd S ectio n 1 8 of R epubl ic Act N o. 7 279 , tw en ty percent (2 0% ) of
the t ota l pro je ct co s t fo r s ubdi vi sion s u nd er PD 9 57 , a nd tw en t y
percent (20 %) of th e dev elopment cos t for
i nd ust ria l, fa rmlot
su bdiv isi ons an d memori a l pa rks , to gu a ra nte e th e prop er con stru cti on
of su ch s ub div i sion s a s per approv ed s ubdi vi sion p la n s .
T he performa n c e bond s ha ll be ex ecut ed i n fav or of th e C ity
Gov ernm ent of Ca g ay a n d e Oro a nd s ha l l a u thori ze th e Ci ty Pla n nin g
a nd Devel opmen t O ff ice in case of forfeit ure to use th e p roce eds
there o f as ma y b e a pprov ed by the Ci ty C oun cil for the pu rpos e of i ts
un dertak in g inca se th e ow n er or dev elop er a ba n don s the sub d ivisio n
proj ect or d ev ia tes fro m the app rov ed subdi vi sion p la n resu lti ng to
su bsta nda rd c on stru cti on to th e d etriment of lot bu y ers.

2.

A ga rba g e coll ect ion a rea sh a ll b e prov i ded w ith in the sub di v isio n

3.

A l ea ching ch a mber s hal l be p rovi ded for ea ch drai na g e ou tfl ow

4.

Fire h y dra n ts s ha l l b e prov i ded w ith in the su bdiv isi on

P rovided , th a t such Dev el opm en t P la n sh a ll on ly be va lid fo r a period of on e


(1) yea r from th e date o f a pp rov a l.
SE C T ION 65 . Al tera tion of pl a n . - N o o wn er or dev elo per sh all ch a ng e or
a lter roads , open spa c es, i nfra stru ct ure fa ci liti es for pu b lic u se a n d/ or oth er form
of sub di v isio n d evel opmen t a s conta ined in the ap p ro ved su bd iv isi on p la n wi thou t
permiss ion from the C ity C oun cil an d th e w ritten co nfor mity or co n sen t of th e du ly
orga niz ed hom eowners a sso ci a tion , o r in th e ab sen ce of th e la tter, by th e ma jorit y
lot buyers in th e subd ivis ion .
SE C T ION 66 . Ph a ses o f s ub div i sion . - T h e ow ner or dev el oper ma y div id e the
dev elo pment an d sal e of th e s ubdiv i sion into pha s es, ea ch ph a se to cover n ot less
tha n ten (1 0) h e cta res. T he req u iremen t i mp osed by t his C ha p ter sh a ll be dee med
impos ed o f ea ch pha se.

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SE C T ION 67 . T h e Agen cy I n- cha rg e. - T he a g en cy in - ch a rg e wi th the ov erall


a dministra t ion of th e p rovi sion of th is T itl e sh a ll b e the City Pl a nn ing and
Dev elop men t Off i ce, w it h wh ich th e Ci ty E ngin eer s Off i ce sh all p la y a vita l support
role pri or to th e Ci ty C ou ncil s fi n a l app rova l a s st a ted i n th e gen era l proced ura l
fl ow of a ll ap pli ca tion s for s ub div i sion to wi t:
a)

T he Ci ty P la n nin g and D evel opment Off ice receiv es a ll a ppl ica tion s for
su bdiv isi on to be process ed for p rel imina ry tech nica l eva l ua ti on o f
docu men ts a nd its requ iremen t s an d issu es pa y men t ord er th ereof ;

b)

S ubdi vi sion a pp li ca ti ons foun d ou t to b e in order sh a ll b e forwa rd ed t o the


C ity E ngin eer s Off i ce for fu rth er te ch nica l ev a lu a tion a nd o n- site
v eri fi ca t ion , a fter wh ich on si te in spe cti on rep ort sh a ll th en b e is sued a s a
ba sis for the Ci ty En gi neer s rec omm en da ti on for a pp rov al;

c)

Appl ica tion s reco mmend a tion fo r ap prova l sh a ll th en b e retu rned to the C ity
P la n nin g an d Devel opment O ff ice for fi na l ev a lua tion a n d recommend a ti on fo r
a pp rov a l b y th e C ity P la nn ing a nd Dev elop men t Off icer to the Ci ty C oun ci l;

SE C T ION 6 8 . Mo nit oring of p rojects. T h ere s ha ll be a j oin t p roject


mon ito ri ng in specti on ev ery 3 rd Frida y of th e mon th by th e C ity Pl a nnin g a nd
Dev elop men t O ff ice a nd th e C ity Eng in eer s O ff ice. Ins pec tion R ep ort sh a ll be
su bmitted qua rterly to th e City C ou ncil Off ice.
CH A PT ER 18 : S C HE D ULE OF FEES A N D FI NE S
SE C T ION 6 9 . Fees on Per mits/ C lea ra n ces . - T he fol low ing a re the fees on
permits/ clea ra n ces:
RE SI D E NT IA L SUB DI V I SI O N
I.

S imple S ub di vi sion A pp ro va l
wi th in spec ti on fee

II.

S ubdi vi sion A pp ro va l
wi th in spec ti on fee & v erifi ca tion

60 . 5 0
4 0. 00
1 8 1 .5 0
40 . 0 0

I II . C omplex S ubd iv isi on Pro je ct U nd er BP 2 20


A.

P relimina ry App rov al a nd L oca tion al Clea ra nce (PAL C )


1.
2.
3.

B.

First 10 ha s.
For every h ec ta re or fra ction th er eof i n
ex ce s s of 1 0 ha s.
I ns pection fee & Verifi ca ti on f ee

60 . 5 0
12 . 5 0
40 . 0 0

Fin a l Dev el opm ent Permit


2.
3.

1. For every h ec ta re or a fra cti on thereof P 1 8 1 .5 0


With insp ec tion fee of
11 0/ ha or fra ction th ereo f
Bu ildin g Permi t p er sqa u re me t er
1 .2 1

C.
Alt era tion of Pla n in specti on fee

5 0%

fee

i mp osed

on

a rea

aff ect ed

C OM M ER C I A L S UBD I V IS IO N
I.

P relimina ry App rov al & L oca tiona l Clea ra n ce (PAL C )


a . First 2 h ec ta res
P

6 0 .5 0

w ith out

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b.
12 .10
c.

For every h ec ta re & fra ction th ere of i n ex c ess of 2 he cta res


I ns pection fee & v erifi ca tion fe e

I I . Fin a l Dev el opm ent Permit


a.
L oca t ed i n 1st cl a ss ci ty
b.
wi th in spec ti on fee of
I II .
Alt era tion of Pla n in specti on fee .

40 .00

P . 2 47 5 / sqm
16 5/ ha or fra ction th ereo f

S a me

as

fi n a l

Devel opmen t

Permit

w it hout

I ND UST RI A L SUBD I V I SI ON
I.

P relimina ry App rov al a nd L oca tion al Clea ra nce (PA LC )


a.
First 5 h ec ta res
P
60 . 5 0
b.
For every h ec ta re or fra ction th er eof i n ex c ess of 5 ha s .
11 .55 /h a .
c.
I ns pection fee & v eri fi ca t ion fee
40 . 0 0

I I . Fin a l Dev el opm ent Permit


a.
L oca t ed i n 1st cl a ss ci ties
b.
I ns pection fee
I II .
fe e.

P . 0 37 9 5 /sq m
2 2 . 00 /h a .

Alt era tion of Pla n - Sa me a s fi na l Dev elop men t With out in sp ect ion
M EM OR I A L PA RKS

I.

P relimina ry App rov al a nd L oca tion al Clea ra nce (PA LC )


a.
First one (1) h a .
P
60 . 5 0
b.
For every a ddi tion al hecta re or fra cti on
there o f in ex ces s 1 h e ct a re
1 2 . 10 /h a .
c.
I ns pection fee an d v erifi ca ti on fee
40 . 0 0

I I . Fin a l Dev el opm ent Permit


I II .
Alt era tion of Pla n
in specti on fee .

.0 6 6 /sq m wi th in spectio n f ee
24 . 20 /h a . or fra cti on th ereo f
Sa me

as

fi na l

Dev el opment

Per mit

with out

FA RM L OT S U BD I V IS ION
I.

P relimina ry App rov al & L oca t iona l Clea ra n ce (PAL C )


a.
First 5 h ec ta res
P
60 . 5 0
b.
For every h ec ta re or a fra ct ion th ere of in ex ce ss of 5 ha s .
6 . 05/ ha .
c.
I ns pection fee a nd v erifi ca tion fee
40 . 0 0

I I . Fin a l Dev el opm ent Permit


For every h ec ta re or fra ction th er eof
I II .

Alt era tion of Pla n

18 1 .5 0/ ha .

- Sa me a s fi na l D evel opment Per mit

I II .

Alt era tion of Pla n


S a me a s fi n a l Dev elop men t Permi t b ut sha ll c ov er on ly th e a ff ected
porti ons of th e pla n subject for altera ti on
b.

Bridge I ns pection Fee


on (on co nstru ction ) p er lin ea l met er
for timber brid ge
Per lin ea l me ter for con crete bridg e

30 . 5 0
6 0 .0 0

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SE C T ION 70 . S ched ule of Fin es :


A. Viol a tion of L oca ti onal Clea ra n ce / Dev elop men t p ermi t
1.
Viol a tion of Clea ra nce a s to u se, a rea a n d loca tion
a . Viola t ion as t o u se
P 8, 00 0 - 10, 00 0
b. Viol a tion a s to area
7, 0 00 - 8 , 0 00
c . Vi ola ti on a s to loca tion
8, 0 00 - 1 0, 000
2.
Viol a tion of terms of cond iti ons of l oca tion a l Clea ra nce/ Dev el opment
Permit
a . N on -c omplia n ce wi th other requ irements
P 1, 00 0 - 3 , 00 0
b. Mi srepresen ta ti on
5, 0 00 - 10, 00 0
c . S etba ck /E a semen t
1, 0 00 - 3, 00 0
d. Exp a nsi on, altera t ion improv ement, etc . 5 , 00 0 - 1 0, 0 00
3.

- 1 0, 000
10 , 00 0

Oth er v iola tion s


a . With out L oca t ion al C lea ra n ce P 1 0, 00 0
b. Exp ira tion of Temp ora ry permit 1 0, 00 0
c . Ill ega l C ons truction 1 0, 00 0
d. N on- co mp lia nce w ith d evel opmen t permit regu la ti ons -

5, 000

e . N on -compl ia n ce wi th sub divi sio n reg ul a tion s -

5, 000 -

CHA P TER 19 : RU LE S, REG U LAT ION A ND GUI D ELI N ES FOR MA CA NH A N


R E LOC AT ION SI T E
SE C T ION 71 . D ecl a ra tion of pol icy. - I t i s th e p oli cy of th e C it y Gov ern ment
to provi de h omelots or sh elter to a ll t hose wh o ma y be ad v ersely a ff ected by th e
C ity s in fra s tructu r e proj e ct s a nd dev elop ment, ca la miti es an d hu ma n ita ria n
nec ess ities .
SE C T ION 72 . Defi n iti on of terms. - For purp oses of u nd ersta n di ng a n d
gu id a nce, the terms herei n used sha ll be defi n ed a s foll ow s:
a)
b)

c)

d)
e)
f)
g)

hou seh old - a gro up of pers on wh o liv e in th e s a me dw ell ing un it or s tructure


a nd ha v e a co mmon arra n g emen t for the prep a ra tio n and con su mp tion o f
food; a fa mily liv in g together.
cen su sed hou seh old - any hou s eh old wh o is in the off icia l list o f E sta te
Ma n agem en t Di vi sion (for merly Off i ce for Ma rgi na l S ettl ers) of th e Ci ty
P la n nin g a nd Dev elop men t Off i ce a nd w ho is eligib le to ben efi t from the
proj ect .
ta gg ed stru c ture - a buildi ng or dw elli ng u ni t u sed for s helt er or en closu re of
perso ns, a ni mal s, fa cil ities or prop erties of a ny ki nd th a t is regis ter ed a nd
nu mb ered a t th e time of the off icia l c en sus - tag gi ng underta k en by th e Esta te
Ma n agem en t Di vi sion (for merly Off i ce for Ma rgi na l S ettl ers) of th e Ci ty
P la n nin g a nd Dev elo pment Off i ce wi thi n the rel oca tion si te .
hou seh old st ru ctur e - the leg itima te a nd l eg a l hea d of the fa mily w ith a t lea st
tw o d ependen t s l egi tima tely en titl ed to su pp ort w ith in a structu re .
pov erty lin e - th e minimu m a v erage mon th ly i ncome a fa mily of si x (6)
me mb ers sho uld receiv e to b e con si dered a bov e p ov ert y a s determin ed b y
N a tiona l Economic Dev elopmen t Au th ority (N EDA ).
lot a w a rdee - a h ou sehold h ea d w ho is a ll oca t ed a resi den tia l l ot w it hin the
reloca tion s ite .
rig hts tra nsf er t hrou gh su c cess ion - wou ld mea n th a t i n ca se of dea t h of t he
lot a wa rdee, t he su rvi vi ng spou se sh a ll su cceed both in th e rig hts an d
obl ig a tion s of th e deceased spou se . H ow ev er, i n ca se of d ea th or in ca pa city
of both pa ren ts, th e eldes t legitima te chi ld w ho poss es s a ll th e qua lifi ca ti ons
un der the app rov ed C od e of Poli ci es sh a ll su cceed h is/ her pa rents .

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h)
i)
j)
k)

brok er - a n y p ers on or a gen t w h o n ego tia tes cont ra cts of pu rch a se and sa le
of a real esta t e .
la nd a cqu isi tion cos t - the exp ens es in cu rred in poss essin g or con trolli ng t he
tota l area of t he rel oca tion si te.
in fra s tructu r e cos t - the ex pen ses i ncurred in t he cons tructio n of roa d s,
foo tpa ths, a lley s, draina g e, bri dg es, riv er riv etmen t s a nd ot h er p hy sica l
hori zon ta l fa cil iti es in the proje ct si te.
a mo rt iza ti on pa y ments - con sis t of regula r mont hly i nst a llment fo r a n
a w a rd ed lot p ay a bl e over sp eci fi c period or n umb er of y ea rs in cl udin g
pen a lty for dela y ed pa ymen ts, if an y.

SE C T ION 73 . Ben efi ci a ry selectio n


ben efi ci a ry sha ll onl y be enti tled to o ne l ot.

a nd

lo t

all oca tion . -

A ny

q ual ifi ed

I n t he a w a rdi ng a n d a ll oca tion of resid en tia l l ots, the fol low ing h ous ehol ds
sh a ll be giv en preferen ce, th us:
A.
B.

Firs t P rio rit y - cen su sed ho useh old s tha t were dis loca ted a s a resu lt of th e
impl emen ta tion
of
City
Gov ernment s
in fra stru ctu re
projec ts
and
dev elo pment.
Se co nd P rio rit y - c ensu sed hou seh old s tha t w ere for mally allow ed b y the
C ity Gov ernm en t to occupy ap p rop ria te a rea in th e relo ca ti on site, su ch a s:
1)
2)
3)
4)

C.

tho s e w ho w ere a ff ected b y natu ra l ca la mit ies, a s certifi ed to by th e


Depa rt men t of Socia l Welfa re an d Dev elop men t;
tho s e w h o w ere eject ed from th e l a nd th ey w ere p rev iou sly occup y ing
by v irtu e of a court order a nd were a ssign ed app ropria t e area s t herein ;
low i ncom e empl oyees of the C ity Go vern men t liv ing wi thi n the pov erty
lin e;
hou seh old c ens used a t th e time o f the ta k e- ov er of th e City by v irtu e of
the wri t of p osi tion ing .

Th i rd Pr ior ity :
1.
2.
3.
4.

Hou s ehol ds tha t ma y be d isl oca ted a s a resu lt of th e imp lem ent a tion of
the C ity s infra st ru ctur e proje cts a nd d ev elop men t ;
Vic tims of ca la mities a s ma y be certi fi ed to an d a ll owed b y th e C ity
Gov ernm ent ;
T hose w ho ma y be ej ect ed fro m t he la nd th ey a re occu py in g by v i rt ue
of cour t order ;
C ity Gov ernm en t empl oyees living w ith in th e po verty l in e.

SE C T ION 7 4 . Ba s ic q ua lifi ca tion s of a ben efi cia ry. - To qua lify a s ben efi ci a ry,
he or sh e must ha ve the fo llow in g qu a lifi ca ti ons:
1)
2)
3)
4)

a Filipi no citi z en , a t lea st twen ty one (2 1) y ea rs ol d, but n ot more tha n six ty


(60 ) y ea rs ol d; a n d h ea d of th e fa mily with a t lea st tw o (2 ) dep end en ts ;
ph y sical resid ent in th e C ity for t en (10) conse cu tiv e y ea rs, a s may be
ev iden ced b y Vot ers Aff idav i t, I n come Tax Retu rn, Resi den ce C erti fi ca te or
a ny o ther relia ble d ocumen t s or record s;
H e or s he or a n y me mb er of t he fa mil y sh all not be a n ow ner o f a ny la n d i n
thi s C it y or elsew h ere ;
H e or she sh a ll n ot b e a b enefi cia ry of a ny hou sin g pro jec t of the gov ern men t
or p ri v a te en tity.
SE C T ION 75 . P roh ib ition s/ limita t ion s:

1.

L ots a wa rd ed i nclu di ng a ny fi xed


tra ns fera b le excep t on the foll owi ng :
a)
su ccessi on .

i mp rovemen ts

th erein

sha ll

not

be

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b)
c)

5 y ea rs a fter th e a morti za ti on p eriod a nd fu ll pa y men t of the


pu rch a sed price w hich ever is later.
Ex ecuti on of fi n a l tra n sfer of ow nersh ip s ha l l b e on ly ma d e a fter fu ll
pay men t of th e pu rcha se pri ce.

2.

N o tra n sfer by on ero us or g ra tui tou s ma nn er s ha ll b e a l low ed wi thi n t he


proh ib itio n p eri od. An y tra nsfer or assi gn men t ma de prior to th is C h apter b y
a ny oc cup a n t is h ereby d ecl a red n ul l an d v oi d a n d b oth tra ns ferrer a nd
tra ns fer ee sh a ll herea fter b e disq ual ifi ed fro m t he b en efi t s of th is Cha p ter.

3.

Awa rd ee /b enefi cia ry w ho sel ls, tra n sfers or di spos e s of his ri gh ts a nd /o r a cts
a s brok er or mid dl eman s ha l l th erea f ter b e d isq u a lifi ed from a n y City
Gov ernm ent s Sh elter or R esettle men t P rogra m.

SE C T ION 7 6 . Proje ct co st . - Aw a rd ees o r benefi cia ries sh all b e ch a rged for


proj ect co st comp on ent s from wh ich th ey d eriv ed sp ecifi c b enefi ts . Th ese cons ist of
di rect a nd indi rect co sts.
Direc t cost sh a ll inclu d e th e follo wi ng :
1)

co st of la nd a cq uired w ith a tota l area of 2 95 , 62 4 squ a re meters


v a lu ed a t P4 0 . 00 per squ a re meter less tho s e portion s th e u se of
pos sessi on a re b eing sub je ct of Memora nd a of Ag reem en t an d wi th a n
a gg rega t e area of 1 8, 64 4 s qu a re meters, a nd

2)

the co st of dev el opin g th e la nd to in cl ud e the on - s ite in fra s tru ctu re


lik e roa d s, footp a th s, drain a g e an d s a ni ta tion .

T he as sum ed va l ue i s eq ui val ent to th e exprop ria tion a mou nt for


C aga y a n de Oro Ci ty to the esta te of the Ta mpa ron gs per order of the
Reg iona l Tri al C ou rt Misa mis Orien ta l Bra n ch da ted S ept . 2 6, 19 89 an d
su bject t o a djus t men t l a ter.
I nd irec t cos t covers techn i cal superv isi on, ad min is tra tiv e/ma n a gement
co st and col lection ch arges a t 2%, 5% a nd 1 %, resp ectiv ely, of th e tota l
di rect cos t .
H ereun der i s th e su m ma ry of the tota l proje ct cos t, to w it:
Tota l Amoun t
1 . Direc t C ost :
L a nd Acq uis ition (2 7 6 , 9 80s q. m.)
L a nd Dev elop men t
S urv ey wo rk s
Ro adw ork s
Dra in age/ S ewera g e Sy st em
Tota l Direct C ost
2 . I nd irec t C ost :
Tech n i ca l S uperv is ion (2% )
Ad mi nis tra tiv e /M gt. (5% )
C ollectio n C h a rges (1 %)
Tota l Ind irect C ost
Tota l Pro je ct C ost

P
P

P
P

1 1, 0 7 9 , 2 00
9, 9 17 , 0 0 0
20 5, 70 0
2, 4 89 , 5 0 0
6 , 00 1, 20 0
- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- -2 0, 9 9 6 , 2 00
41 9, 92 4
1, 0 49 , 8 1 0
20 9, 96 2
- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- -1, 6 79 , 6 9 6
2 2, 6 7 5 , 8 96

SE C T ION 7 7 . U ni t
cost. - Th e th eoretica l p rice p er squ a re met er is
determin ed by d ividi ng the re covera ble in v est ment by th e to ta l salea b le a rea . T he
resul tin g unit cost is comp uted a s foll ows :

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Direc t C ost :
La nd A cq ui siti on = P 11, 07 9, 20 0/1 7 3 , 9 47 .15 = P 63 . 69 /s q .m.
La nd Dev elo pm ent = P 9, 917 , 0 00 /1 73, 9 4 7. 15 = P5 7. 0 1 /sq . m.
Tota l Direct Cos t = P 20 ,99 6, 20 0/ 1 7 3, 9 47 .15 = P 12 0 . 70 /sq .m .
I nd irec t C ost :
Techn ica l Sup ervi sion = P 4 19 , 92 4 / 17 3, 9 4 7 .1 5 = P 2 .41 /sq .m .
Ad mi ni stra tiv e/ Mg t . = P 1, 0 4 9 , 8 10/ 1 7 3, 94 7 .1 5 = P 6 . 04 /s q .m.
C oll e cti on C ha rg e
= P 20 9, 9 62 /1 73 , 94 7 . 15 = P1 . 2 1/ sq . m.
Tota l I ndirect Cos t
= P 1, 67 9 .6 96 /1 73 , 94 7 . 15 = P 9. 6 6/ sq. m.
H ence, the res ul tin g p rice p er sq ua re me ter i s P 1 30 .36 .
P rice diff eren tia l, d ependi ng o n loca ti on or ca tego ry of th e l ot, sh a ll b e
a dd ed to th e u n it co st in ord er to a rriv e a t the foll owi ng selli ng p rices a nd the
co rr es pon di ng mont hly a morti za tio n .
Des crip tion of L ot Ca t egory :
I - interi or lot s a l ong the footp a th
II - interio r lots a long all eys a cces sib le to v ehi cl es or 6 .5 -met er roa d
I II - in terior lots a long the second a ry (or 1 0 .0 -met er) road
IV - prime lo t or l ots al on g t he major (or 15 .0 - meter) roa d
C a tegory Un it C ost
Amorti z a tion /Sq .M.
Yea r 15
I
1 . 17
II
II I
IV

P rice

Yea r 20

P 13 0.3 6/ sq. m.
1 . 09
P 1 3 0 .3 6/s q. m.
1 . 20
P 1 3 0 .3 6 /sq. m.
1 . 26
P 1 30 .36 /s q. m.
1 . 31

S elli ng

De feren tia l
Yea r 25

0%

Mon th ly

P rice/U ni t
13 0.3 6/ sq . m.

Yea r
P 1 .6 5

10
1 .3 2

10 %

14 3.4 0/ sq . m.

P 1 .82

1 . 45

1 . 29

15 %

14 9.9 1/ sq . m.

P 1 .90

1 . 52

1 . 35

20 %

15 6.4 3/ sq . m.

P 1 .98

1 . 59

1 . 41

Mon thl y a mortiza t ion factors p er P 1, 000 a t 9% in terest ra te a s adop ted by


oth er hou si ng ag encies :
Yea r 10 = 12 .6 67 58
Yea r 15 = 10 .1 42 67

Yea r 20 = 8 . 99 72 6
Yea r 25 = 8 . 39 19 6

SE C T ION 78 . C ollec ti on and defa u lt:


1.

T he Ci ty T rea su rer shall be sol ely resp ons ibl e for the co llection of
a mo rt iza ti on pa y men ts an d oth er rev en ue w hi ch may be g enera ted un der th is
proj ect .
Qu alifi ed a wa rd ees / benefi ci a ries sh a ll sta rt pa yment
a mo rt iza ti on wi thi n thirty (30 ) d ay s a fter t he a wa rd .
co n secu tiv e mon thl y insta llmen t sh a ll mak e t he wh ole
dema n da b le wh ich sh a ll b e pa id wi thi n on e (1 ) mon th
dema n d, a nd fail ure to pa y th e sa me sha l l con sti tute ca use
the a w a rd .

2.

of th eir mont hly


Fa ilu re to pay 3
a moun t du e an d
fro m th e ti me of
for ca ncella tion of

Amorti z a tion p a y men ts sh a ll b e d ue an d pa ya b le on th e l a st da y of ea ch


mon th w ith a gra ce period o f on e w eek . A p en alty of 5% p er month s ha l l b e
impos ed for la te p ay men ts.

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C ollectio n deriv ed from the mon th ly a mortiz a tion a nd pen a lti es a nd


su rch a rges sha ll con stitu te tru st fu n d wh ich sh a ll be dis pos ed for p a y men t of
the C ity s obli ga t ion in the a cqu isi tion of t he rel oca tion si te.
SE C T ION 7 9 . C ons truction , repa ir and
tra n sfer
of st ru cture. - T h e
co n st ru ction , repai r an d tra n sf er of stru ctu re sha l l con form w ith th e con d ition s and
prov is ion s of Presiden tial Decr ee N o. 9 6 and oth er la ws rela ted th eret o.
SE C T ION 80 . Eff ec tiv e impl emen ta tio n. - T he Esta te Ma na gemen t Div is ion of
the Ci ty P la nn in g a nd D evel opment Off i ce s ha l l be prima rily resp ons ibl e for the
eff e ctiv e impl emen ta ti on of the prov isio ns of th is C ha p ter, pen di ng crea ti on by
Ordi na n ce of E xecu tiv e C ommi tt ee on L ot All oca t ion (EC L A).
TITLE V - PARKS, PLAZAS AND PLAYGROUNDS

CHA P TER 2 0: PROHIB I T I NG C U TTI NG OF TRE E S IN MA CA H A M BUS C AVE


SE C T ION 81 . Proh ib iti on. - C utt ing of trees, al tera tion of terra in soil or
su rrou n din g s, d eface men t of ma rk ers, na tu ra l g row th or a ny o ther ch a ng e in an d
a roun d M a ca h a mbu s Cav e,
t his City, is p ro hib ited , ex cep t for conc ess ion a ire of
gu a n o.
SE C T ION 8 2 . Pena l ty cla u se. - A ny person vi ola ti ng th e prov isi ons of the
precedi ng S ection sh a ll b e pu ni sh ed w ith a fi ne of n ot les s tha n P5 00 .00 nor mor e
tha n P 1, 50 0. 0 0 or i mp ri son men t of not l ess th a n o ne (1) mon th a n d ten (10 ) day s
nor more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or b oth su ch fi n e a nd imp riso nment a t th e d iscretio n
of th e cour t.
CH A PT ER 21 : RE NAM IN G D IV I SOR IA PARK TO GOLD E N F RI E ND SH IP PA R K
SE C T ION 83 . R ena min g . - T he area bou nd ed by R .N. Abej uela , C orra l es,
T irso Neri a n d Bu rgos S treets,
k now n
a s Div is oria Pa rk is ren a med G olden
Frien dsh ip Pa rk .
SE C T ION 8 4 . Rules an d reg ula tion s. - For thi s pu rpos e, th e
Cit y P u bli c
Wo rk s Sup erv isor s ha ll c onst ru ct a long D on Apol ina r Vele z S treet, b etween R .N.
Ab ejuel a a n d T irso N eri S treets fronti ng t he C ity B a nd S ta n d, a pprop ria te Ma rk er
bea ri ng th e words: GOL DE N FR I EN DS HI P PAR K .
SE C T ION 85 . Proh ib ition s a t Divisori a . - A ll cross str eets tra v ersi ng T irso
N eri a nd R N A bejuela Stree ts sh a ll alw a y s b e k ep t op en exc ep t d urin g Ci ty Fiesta ,
C ha rter Day C elebra t ion s a nd other sp ecia l oc ca sio ns a s ma y be sa n ction ed b y th e
C ity C ou ncil, bu t in n o ca s e to i nclu de C orra les, Pa ba y o, Ca pi stra n o a nd B urg os
S treets, a nd on ly for t he d u ra tion of th e c eleb ra tion .
SE C T ION 8 6 . Pena lty cl a us e. - A ny p erson fou nd vi ola ti ng an y p ro vi sion of
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be p un ish ed by a fi n e n ot les s tha n P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 nor more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eigh t (8) mo nth s, or both su ch fi n e a nd impris on ment a t the di screti on
of th e cour t.
CHA P TER 22 . PROH IB I TI ONS ON PA RKS A ND P LAYGR OU ND S
SE C T ION 87 . Proh ib iti ons to loiter, etc. - N o perso n is a llow ed to loiter, cut
or in a n y ma n ner d estroy na t ural or orna men ta l p la n ts in a ll p ub lic pl a za s ex cept
tho s e d ev oted for pa th w a ys, s id ewa lk s or pa ssag es . I t sha ll also be u nl a wfu l for an y
perso n to cu t, ma rk, d efa ce, obs tru ct or in ju re any tree, g ra ss, shrub, gu tter,
mon u men t, en cl osur e, structu r e, fence, ba sin, foun ta in, sea t, ben ch , eq uip men t a nd
oth er p rop erties in any p a rk , pl a za, pl ayg rou nd, b elon gi ng to th e C ity Gov ern men t
of C aga y a n d e Oro.

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SE C T ION 8 8 . Pena lty cl a us e. - A ny p erson fou nd vi ola ti ng an y p ro vi sion of


thi s C ha p ter sh a ll b e pu ni shed w ith a fi n e not l ess th a n P1 , 50 0 . 00 nor more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eigh t (8) mo nth s, or both su ch fi n e a nd impris on ment a t the di screti on
of th e cour t.
TITLE VI - PUBLIC PROPERTY

C H AP T ER 2 3 : NA M I NG AN D RE NA M IN G OF T HE C I TY ST REE TS
SE C T ION 8 9 . Na med a fter the n a me of perso n. - Th e foll owi ng stre ets in the
C ogon S up erma rk et Area and Mab u la y S ubd ivis ion a re na med a fter the person
in dica ted a nd sho wn :
C OG ON SUPE R M A RKE T ARE A
1.
2.

3.
4.
5.

C apta i n Vi cen te R oa S treet - West sid e of C ogo n S u perma rk et, pa ra ll el to


P resid ent S ergi o Os mea S r. S treet, begi nnin g R ecto Av en ue t o Toma s S a co
S treet .
L t. Ju a n Gui llermo S treet - b etween C ap t . Vi cen t e R oa an d Pres iden t S.
Osmea Sr. S treets b egi nn ing Ha y es Ex tens ion an d stop ping a t J.R . B orja
S treet, in front of th e s outh ern sid e of Co gon Su perma rk et t o cont inu e
tow a rds north th en R ecto Av enu e, a fter Ya cap in S treet Ex tensi on .
Jus tin ia n o R. Borja S treet - th e fo rm er L uz on an d Lu zon Ex ten sion fro m
Bu rgos S treet w est to a t Ca pis tra no C omp lex S u bd iv isi on a t Gu sa .
Ya ca pin E xten si on - para llel to th e N orth sid e of C og on S up er ma rk et
ex tend in g to Bita n- a g Creek . Th is stree t is a n ex ten sion from its orig in a t
Bu rgos S treet.
S otero Da uma r S treet - from Ja m es T. Ha y es S treet g oin g N orthw est pa ss ing
throu g h J usti ni a no R. B orja Stree t a nd Ya ca p in Ex ten sion u p to Ju sto R a mon a l
S treet .
M A BULAY S U BD I V IS ION

1.
2.
3.

Jua n Lun a Ex ten sion - to jo in Ju a n L u na S treet th a t beg in s nea r Ca p istra n o


S treet i n t he West, to en d a t P resi den t S erg io O smea S r. S treet .
Ped ro Ma b u la y Stree t - b egi ns at C orrales Aven u e pa ral lel to A . L u na
Ex ten sion an d end ea st (prop osed ) to P res iden t O smea S r. S treet .
S gt. A ng elo Vel ez S treet - th is street jo ins Pedro Ma bula y s tre et in th e N orth
a nd Ju a n L un a Ex ten sio n in the S outh

SE C T ION 90 . City street. - N orth Div iso ria , S ou th Div is oria , Heroes d e
Ag usa n, L ega spi Street, C a rmen Stree t, Filip ina s Stree t , Jocs on S treet, R eal Stree t,
Del Ma r S treet a nd Dolore s S treet are h ereby rena med to Ti rso N eri S treet, R a mon
N eri Ab eju ela Stree t, Ca y eta n o Pa ca na S treet, Cru z Taa l S treet, Ju sto Ga erla n
S treet, Torib io Chav es S treet, Fa bi a n Ab ella n osa S treet, Gen era l N i col a s Cap ist ra no
S treet, Don Apo lina r Velez S treet a n d M a nu el C. Fern a nd ez Stree t , resp ec tiv ely.
SE C T ION 9 1 . Hono re es for st reet n a mes. - T he foll ow ing Ci ty s treet s a re
a lso na med a s fol low s :
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
f.

Don Jose C a sa s S treet (Ka uswa g a n R oa d from Lic eo de C ag a y a n to Bon bon Ba y ab a s Ju n cti on)
Va m ent a B oul eva rd (begin ni ng from th e ro a d fro nti ng West C ity C en tra l
S ch ool , Ca rmen u p to th e j un cti on of Vil la rin S treet)
Jesu s V. S eria S treet (sta rti ng from Ca rmen B ridg e t ra versi ng Va men ta
Bou lev a rd up to Gold en Vill a ge S ubdi vi sion , Ca rmen)
Dr. A nton io Mon talv a n Stree t (Bia k na b a to Stree t)
Don R a mo n C ha v es S treet (fro m C orra les S treet t o C apt. Vi cen te R oa S treet )
Don Fil omen o Ferna n dez S treet (perp end icul a r to Va men ta Bou leva rd goin g
wes t)

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g.
h.
i.
j.
k.
l.
m.

L t. Z o ilo Mer cado S treet (t he old roa d fro m Va menta Bo ulev a rd towa rd s
C aga y a n de Oro R iv er)
Ulda rico Ak u t S treet (H eroes d e Ca gay a n )
Jul io Pa ca n a S treet (from th e jun ction o f Cla ro M. R ecto Av enu e to Ba rra ,
Ma ca ba la n )
L t. E rnesto Ech e m street (M a lva r S treet)
Pa trol ma n T ra nq u ilin o G a abu ca ya n or Pa trolma n T. Ga a bu ca ya n S treet
(co nn ect ing Ju li o Pa ca n a Stree t to C orra les Ex ten sion )
Pa t . I sa b elo Na ca la ba n Street (Blu men tri tt S treet)
Ma x S un iel S treet (from Va men ta Bou lev a rd p a ssi ng No rt h sid e of Ca rm en
Ma rk et end in g a t Villa rin S treet )

SE C T ION 92 . Inst a lla ti on of a pprop ria te sig ns . - For th is pu rpo se, the Ci ty
En gi neer i s h ereby d irected to i nst all the app ropria t e sig ns , for ea ch street
men tio ned a b ove.
CHA P TER 24 : C OM M UNI TY A MPH IT HE ATE R
SE C T ION 93 . Proh ib ition s. - An app lica n t for a permit to use th e
Amph ith ea ter sha ll hav e n o mon opol y of the Amp hit hea ter for more tha n three (3 )
day s an d th a t th e applica n t sh a ll n ot be g ra nted a n other p ermi t wi thi n th ree (3 )
day s from a ctua l use if th er e are ot her a ppl ica nt s for th e sa me p ermi t.
P rovided , t ha t it sha l l be unla w fu l for an y applica n t or us er of th e
a mp h ith ea ter to use a du m my in order to defea t th e pu rpos e of thi s prov i sion , in
wh ich ca se the City M a yo r sh a ll refuse th e is sua n ce of the permit or ca ncel an y
su ch p ermi t if alrea d y iss ued , a nd provid ed, fi n ally, t ha t the us e of t he
a mp h ith ea ter for polit ica l ralli es sho uld be giv en p ri ority ov er th a t of co mmerci a l
pu rpos es durin g elec tio n ca mpa i gn p eri od.
SE C T ION 9 4 . Ex emp ted fro m pay m ent. - Th e u se o f the co mmun ity
Amph ith ea ter by ch u rch es a n d/ or reli gio us orga n iza tion s of a ny den omin a tion sh a ll
be fre e of cha rg e, Prov id ed , th a t s uch us e sh a ll not ex ceed tw o hou rs. Wh enev er th e
C ommun ity A mp hithea ter is used b y s uch ch ur ch es a nd/ or relig iou s org a n iza ti on in
ex ce s s of tw o hou rs, they s ha l l th en becom e li able to p rescribed ra tes .
SE C T ION 9 5 . Exemp tion . - T he us e of the C ommun ity Amphith ea ter by an y
ci v ic or s ervi ce club, ch a ritab le, cult ura l or si mi la r org a n iza ti on su ch as b ut not
limited to th e P hi lip pi ne Na tio nal R ed Cros s, B oys S cou ts an d Gi rl S couts of the
P hil ippin es, Lio ns C lub an d Lion ett es , Rot a ry Clu bs an d A nn es, Ja y cees a nd
Ja y ceret tes, Pa rents Tea chers A sso cia t ion, Ass oci a tion of B a ra ng a y Cou n ci ls,
S a ng gu n ia n Kab a taa n (S K ), Ki wa n is C lub, Kn ig hts of C olu mbu s, Kn ig hts of Riza l a nd
su ch ot her simila r orga niz a tion s in conn ect ion w ith meetin gs or ben efi ts a ff airs to
ra ise fun ds for p ub li c pu rpose s sh a ll be fr ee of ch a rg e. Lik ewi se, the use of th e
C ommun ity Amphit hea ter b y p ub lic an d/ or recog ni zed p riv a te edu ca tion al
in stitu tio ns in c onnectio n w ith schoo l a ctiv iti es an d g ra dua tion ex erci ses sh all be
fre e of cha rg e .
SE C T ION
96 .
Fi lms
e xh ib itio ns. The
s how ing
or
ex hibi tion
of
ci ne ma tog ra ph y fi lms or a ny ki nd of ta l kin g or mov in g p icture to th e g en era l publi c
in th e city sh all be a llow ed onl y in th e dri vew a y of th e C ommu ni ty Amph ith ea ter
up on pa y ment of the su m of Tw o Hu nd red Pesos (P 20 0 . 00) for ev ery pi ctu re sh ow n.
SE C T ION 97 . Pa y men t of renta l. - T he renta l s for the use of th e A mp hi thea t er
sh a ll b e pa id b efore p ermi t to use th e a mp hit hea ter is is sued by the Off ice o f th e
C ity M a y or a nd fai lure to eff ect th e pa y men t sh a ll b e a groun d for refu sin g th e
permit for th e us e of the C ommu n ity Amphith ea ter a nd it s premises ; P rov id ed, t ha t
in ca se of p rogra m regula rly held i n sa id a mp hi thea t er a n d ma na g ed or sp on sored
by res iden t bu sin ess fi rm or esta b li shment , th e ren ta ls ma y be pai d in mo nth ly lump
su ms on or b efore the tent h d ay of th e fol low in g mon th .

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SE C T ION 98 . Pen a lty cla u se. - An y pers on wh o v iola te s an y pro vi sion of t his
C hap ter s ha l l b e pu ni shed by a fi n e no t l ess tha n P500 .0 0 no r mor e tha n P 1, 50 0. 00
or impri son men t of n ot l ess th a n one (1) mon th an d ten (10 ) da y s nor mor e th a n
four (4 ) mon ths, or b oth su ch fi n e an d imp riso nment at th e discr etion of the cou rt .
C HAP TE R 2 5 : IS LA D E OR O
SE C T ION 99 . Na me. - T he i sla nd fo rma ti on a t C aga y a n de Oro riv er b etween
C a rmen B rid ge a nd the bri dg e con necti ng I lig a n- Cag a ya n d e O ro- B utu a n
S up erhigh wa y i s hereby n a med I sla de Oro.
SE C T ION 10 0 . I ns ta lla t ion of a pp ropria te ma rk er. - For thi s p urp ose, th e
C ity En gin eer is hereb y directed to ins ta ll a n a pprop ri a te ma rk er a t the ma in
entra n c e of th e i sla n d bea rin g th e w ord in gs : I S LA DE OR O.
SE C T ION 1 01 . P rohib iti on. - N o p ers on sha ll destroy, post , pa in t, s ta mp or
oth erw is e aff i x a ny bil l, post er, n otice, o r sig n to or u p on the ma rk er i ns ta lled , o r to
cu t, ma rk , defa ce, o bstru ct, or i nju re a n y t ree, gra s s, s hrub , g u tter, monu men t,
enclo sure, stru ctur e, fenc e, ba si n, foun ta in s ea t, bench or o ther thi ng or property,
in or bel ongin g to the Isla d e Oro or to ca s t, th ro w, drop, sca tter, pla ce i n or u pon
a ny p a rt of th e sa id is la nd an y refu se, p eeli ng , cig a rette bu tt, wa s te pap er,
ha n db ill, p a mp h let, ci rcu la r, or a ny ad verti semen t, or thi ng in ju ri ous , u nh ea lth ful
or u nsa n ita ry t o th e sa me. IN N O C A SE S HAL L AN Y P ER S ON BE A L LOW ED T O
L I VE AN D/O R RESI DE I N SAI D I S L A DE ORO.
SE C T ION 1 02 . Wa ter wa y s. - N o person sha ll pla nt ha y (loca ll y ca lled
co mpa y ) a nd other ag ricul tura l pla nts on th e i slets loca ted i n the Ca ga y a n Ri v er
wi thi n the territoria l ju risdic tio n o f the C ity from th e mo uth of the ri v er up to the
ste el b ridg e i n order to preserv e t he sa id i slets for p ub li c pu rpos es . P ro vi ded,
how ev er, th a t wi th p ermi t bein g ob ta in ed fro m the Off ice of t he C ity Ma y or, a n y of
thes e isl ets may be u sed for recrea ti ona l and ath leti c p urp os es of the resi den ts of
the C ity.
SE C T ION 1 03 . Penal ty cla us e. - A ny
prov is ion s sh a ll be p un is hed wi th a fi ne o f
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris onm en t of n ot l ess tha n
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e
the co ur t.

p ers on fou nd v iola tin g a ny of th ese


n ot l ess th a n P 50 0 .0 0 n or more th a n
on e (1 ) mont h and ten (10 ) d ay s n or
a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of

CHA P TER 26 : J ULI O PAC AN A H A LL


SE C T ION 10 4 . Na me. - T h e old Ci ty Ha l l Bu ild in g sh a ll be na med J uli o
Pa ca n a Ha ll .

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TITLE VII - BUILDING OFFICE AND FUNCTIONS

C h apt e r 27 : CR E AT ION OF TH E OFFI C E


SE C T ION 1 05 . B ui ldi ng Off ice. - T h e Off i ce of the B ui lding Off icia l is h ereby
crea t ed w it h t he fol low ing orga n iza t ion a l set up, to w it:
a.
Bu ildin g Off i ci al w ith th e ra n k of a Depa rt men t Hea d .
b.
Ad mi nstra t iv e Di vi sion Hea ded b y a n A dmin istra t iv e O ff icer I II w ith the
follow in g perso nn el s upport :
one (1) S ecre ta ry I ;
one (1) Comp uter O pera tor I I ;
one (1) Ac cou n tin g C lerk I I ;
tw o (2) C lerk I I
one (1) Driv er I ;
tw o (2) Mess eng ers
one (1) Uti lity Work er I
c.
Tech n i ca l Div is ion - H ead ed by an Engin eer I V (C E) wi th th e fol low ing
perso nn el s upport :
one (1) Z oni ng Off icer II I
one (1) En gin eer I II (Geodet ic)
one (1) Arch ite ct I II
one (1) En gin eer I II (S t . E ./I CE)
one (1) En gin eer I II (CE a nd MP)
one (1) En gin eer I II (EE)
one (1) En gin eer I II (ME)
one (1) Z oni ng In spec tor II
one (1) Bu ildin g I n sp ect or
one (1) Electrica l Ins pect or I
tw o (2) P lu mb ing I n sp ecto r I
d.

L egal Divis ion - h ea ded by a me mb er of the ba r wi th a t lea st 3 y ea rs


ex perien ce i n the pra c ti ce of l a w w ho sh all h a ve th e ra n k of As sista nt
Depa rt men t H ead I I, wi th the fo llow ing person n el supp ort:
one (1) Resea rch er
one (1) Cl erk

SE C T ION 1 06 . Qu ali fi ca ti ons o f th e B uild ing Off i cia l. - T he B uildi ng O ff icia l


mu st ha v e th e fol low ing q ua lifi ca tion s:
1.
2.
3.
4.

H e must be a Fil ipi no ci tiz en and of good mora l cha ra cter ;


H e must be a du ly reg istered Civ il En gi neer or Archi te ct;
A me mber of g ood moral sta n di ng of a du ly a ccredit ed orga niza tion of hi s
profess ion for n ot les s tha n tw o (2 ) y ea rs,
H e ha s a t l ea st fi v e (5) y ea rs of divers ifi ed profe ssio na l exp erienc e in
bu ild ing design an d con stru c tion .

SE C T ION 10 7 . Pow ers , fu n cti ons an d respon sibil ities of t he C ity B uild ing
Off i ce. - Th e o ff ice of the Bu ildin g Off icia l sh a ll ha ve the follo wi ng po wers, fun ction s
a nd resp on sib ili ties:
a.
b.

c.

En force the prov is ion s of the bu ild ing reg ul a tion s of th e City, B ui ldi ng C ode
of th e P hilippi nes, an d other pertin en t p ro vi sion s o f the Acces sib ili ty L a w
En ter a ny buildin g or its p remi ses a t all rea son a bl e time s to ins pect a n d
determin e compli a nce wi th the require men ts of th e Na tio na l Bu ild ing Co de
a nd Ci ty B ui lding Reg ul atio ns a n d th e terms a nd c on diti ons prov id ed in the
Bu ildin g Permi t i ssu ed;
Ord er th e wo rk stop w hen a n y b uild ing wo rk i s foun d to b e co ntra ry to the
prov is ion s of th e Na tiona l B uildi ng Cod e an d C ity B uil di ng Reg ula tion s an d

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d.
e.
f.
g.
h.
i.

prescrib e th e terms a nd/ or cond iti ons w hen th e work sha ll be allo wed to
resu me;
Ord er the di sco nti nu a nce o f the o ccu pa n cy or u se of a n y b uildi ng or st ru cture
or porti on th er eof foun d to b e oc cu p ied or u sed con tra ry t o the p rovi sion s of
the N a tiona l Bu ild ing Code a nd City B uildi ng R egula tio ns;
Un dertak e the fi na l inspectio n, v erifi ca tion and /o r rev iew of t he bu ildin g
ba s ed on th e C ert ifi ca te of C ompl etion , logbook , pla n s, as th e ca se ma y be,
a nd sp ecifi ca tion s on th e p rescrib ed s ta nda rd fo rms;
Ord er t he rep a ir, va ca tion , o r demoliti on, dep end ing upo n th e d egree of
da nger to life, h ealth , o r s a fety of a ny buil din g o r s tru ctu re fo un d or
decla red to be da n gerou s o r ruin ou s to life and prop erty ;
Rev i ew tech ni ca l eva lu ati on and a sses s ment of fe es a nd order th e p ay men t
for th e ful l a mou nt of fees d ue;
C oordi na te w ith all th e co ncern ed a g encies a nd off ices i nv olv ed in the
bu ild ing regula tio n;
P roces s an d a pprov e a pplica tion s for b uildi ng , ex tens ion , reno va t ion a nd /or
repa i r th ereo f, fen cin g with t he us e of h oll ow b lock s or solid concret e, ma jor
renov a ti on a nd repa ir of t he sa me, elec trica l a nd w a ter in sta l la ti on permit;

SE C T ION 1 08 . Bu dg eta ry R equ iremen t. - Th ere sh a ll b e set a si de a nn ua l ly,


eff e ctiv e ca l end a r y ea r 1 9 9 5, the su m o f P 5, 0 00 , 0 00. 00 or s o much th ereo f a s ma y
be necessa ry fo r pers onn el serv ices, opera ti ng expen se s, a nd ca pita l ou tla y and /or
non - off ice ou tla y.
SE C T ION 1 09 . S ched ul e of B uildi ng Permi t Fees. - T h e herein fee s a nd
ch a rg es sh a ll be cha rg ed on th e fol low in g:
T he B uildi ng Permi t fees in clud e th e exca va tio n fee for foun da ti on. Howev er,
wh il e t he appli ca tion i s being p roces sed, the Bu il ding O ff icia l ma y al low exca va tio n
for foun da tion an d ba semen t, for w h ich t he fol low in g fee s sh all be ch a rged :
a)
Ex ca va tion for Foun da t ion
per cu . m. of ex ca v a tion
- P 2 . 00
b)
Ex ca va tion for B a semen t
per cu . m. of ex ca v a tion
2. 00
T he fee pa id th erefor sh all be ded uct ed fro m the tota l build ing permit fe es.
C o ns t ruct io n/ a ddit io n / r en o va t ion /a lt e r at io n o f buildi ng
s hal l be a ss ess e d a cco r ding to t he fo llo win g r at e s:
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
f)

Orig in a l co mpl et ed con s tru ction u p to 2 0 s q.m .


Ex empted
Addit ion /ren ova tion /a lt era tion u p t o 2 0 sq. m.
Ab ov e 20 sq .m. up to 5 0 sq. m.
Ab ov e 50 sq .m. up to 1 00 sq .m .
Ab ov e 10 0 sq. m. up to 150 s q.m .
Ab ov e 15 0 sq. m.

unde r

C at ego r y

P
2 .0 0
4 .0 0
5 .0 0
6 .0 0

2 . 00

* - R ega rdles s of fl oor area of orig in a l con s tru cti on .


For Ca teg ory I B ui ldi ng, th e a rea and the ra te corresp ond ing to t he p ro per
a rea b ra ck et are mul tiplied directly.
C o ns t ruct io n addit io n/ re no vat io n/ a lte ra tio n o f
building und e r
I II s hall be a ss e ss e d a cco rding t o t h e fo llowi ng r at es :
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
f)

Up to 5, 0 00 sq . m.
Ab ov e 5, 00 0 s q.m .
Ab ov e 6, 00 0 s q.m .
Ab ov e 7, 00 0 s q.m .
Ab ov e 8, 00 0 s q.m .
Ab ov e 9, 00 0 s q.m .

P
up
up
up
up
up

to
to
to
to
to

6, 0 00 sq .m .
7, 0 00 sq .m .
8, 0 00 sq .m .
9, 0 00 sq .m .
10, 00 0 s q.m .

1 0 .0 0
9 .0 0
8 .5 0
8 .0 0
7 .5 0
7 .0 0

C a t ego ry

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g)
h)
i)
j)

Ab ov e
Ab ov e
Ab ov e
Ab ov e

10 , 0 00
15 , 0 00
20 , 0 00
30 , 0 00

sq .m. u p to 15 , 0 00 sq . m.
sq .m. u p to 20 , 0 00 sq . m.
sq .m. u p to 30 , 0 00 sq . m.
sq .m.

6 .0 0
5 .5 0
5 .0 0
4 .0 0

C o ns t ruct io n ad ditio n/ r e no va tio n /a lt era t io n o f bu ild in g unde r C at e go r y IV fo r


A gricu ltu ra l pu rpo se s inclu d es gr ee n h ou s es , gra n a ries , ba r ns , po ult ry
ho us e s, pigge r ies, ha t che r ie s, st able s, co ws heds a nd ot he r st ru ct ur e s fo r th e
s to ra ge o f agr icult ur a l pro d u cts a n d t he like , s hall be as s ess ed ac co rding t o
t he fo llo wi n g f ees :
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
f)

Up to 20 sq .m .
Ab ov e 20 sq .m. up to 5 00 sq .m .
Ab ov e 50 0 sq. m. up to 1, 000 sq .m .
Ab ov e 1, 00 0 s q.m . up to 5, 0 00 sq .m .
Ab ov e 5, 00 0 s q.m . up to 10, 00 0 s q.m .
Ab ov e 10 , 0 00 sq .m.

Ex emp ted
2 .0 0
1 .6 0
1 .2 0
1 .0 0
0 .5 0

C o ns t ruct io n a ddit io n/ re no vat io n/ alt e ra tio n of buildi n gs /s t ruc tu r e s


C at e go ry V s ha l l be a s ses se d in a cco r dan ce wit h t he fo llo wing:

unde r

a)

Bu ildin g bel ong in g to Divis ion of Group J Occup a ncies s uch a s pri va te ga rage
a nd ca rp orts (ex cludin g sh ed s a nd agricu ltu ral bu ild in g grou p ed under
C a tegory IV) s ha l l b e cha rged 5 0% of the ra te of the pri ncip al bu ild in g of
wh ich th ey a re a cces sories .

b)

All p a rts of bu ild in g w hich a re op en on tw o o r mor e sid es, su ch a s bal con ies ,
terra c es, la na is a nd th e lik e sha ll be cha rg ed 50 % of th e ra t e of the pri ncipa l
bu ild ing wh ich they a re a p art o f.

c)

Avi a ries, a qu a ria, z oo stru ct ur es a nd t he li k e sha ll be ch a rg ed in a ccorda nce


wi th the ra te s for agricultu ral st ru ctur e.

Fo o tin g o r foun da tion s of bu ild in gs /stru ct ur es permitted u nd er S ection 1 00 2


of th e N a tio nal Build ing Co de:
Per sq. m. or fra cti on there of of footin g or fou nda tion en croa ch men t
P
20 0.0 0
Bu ildin g w ith a heig h t of more th a n eig ht (8 ) meters s ha l l be cha rg ed a n
a dd iti onal fee of P 0.2 0 per cu bic meter a b ov e eig h t (8) meters .
A lte ra tio n /r eno vat ion /i mpr ove me nt
on
ve rt ica l
dim en s io n
of
build ing s/ st ruct u re s s uch a s f aca des , e x t er io r a nd int e r ior wa ll, s hall be
as s es s ed in ac co rda nce w it h t he fo llo wi n g r at e s:
a)
C oncre te b rick s o r oth ers a nd the lik e per s q.m . of v ert ica l a rea P
4 . 00
b)
Oth er p er sq. m. of v ertica l area
3 .0 0
A lte ra tio n /r eno vat ion /i mpr ove me nt
on
ho riz o nt al
dime ns io n
of
build ing s/ st ruct u re s s uch a s fl o or i ng, c eil ing an d ro o fi ng s ha ll be as s es s ed in
ac co rda nce wit h t he fo llo wi n g perc ent a ge o f t he fe es pre sc rib e d wh ic he ve r
C at e go ry a pplies :
a)
C oncre te b rick s o r tiles an d the lik e
5 0%
b)
Oth ers
3 0%
Re pai r o n B ui ldings / St ru ct ure s : C a te go ries I , I I & I II)
a)
Rep air cos tin g up to P 5, 00 0 . 0 0
Ex emp ted
b)
Rep air costi ng more th an P 5 , 00 0 . 00 s ha l l be cha rg ed 1% of th e es tima ted
co st of repa ir.
C at e go ry I V: sh all be as s ess ed a cco rdin g t o t h e fo llo wing ra t es :
a)
Rep air cos tin g up to P 1, 00 0 . 0 0
Ex emp ted

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b)
Rep air costi ng more th an P 1 , 00 0 . 00 s ha l l be cha rg ed 1% of th e es tima ted
co st of repa ir.
C at e go ry V:
a)
Rep air cos tin g up to P 2, 00 0 . 0 0
Ex emp ted
b)
Rep air costi ng more th an P 2 , 00 0 . 00 s ha l l be cha rg ed 1% of th e es tima ted
co st of repa ir.
D emo lit io n/ M o ving o f Bu ildi n g St r uct u res :
a)
De moliti on Fee per sq .m . of a rea in v olv ed
- P
2 .0 0
b)
Mov in g Fee: Per sq. m. of a rea of bu ild in g stru ctu re o b e mov ed -

2 . 00

C o ns t ruct io n o f Spillw ays :


Per lin ea r met er or fra ction th ereo f of spil lw ay
- P
1 5 0 .0 0
T his fee in clu des the crad le. Howev er t he motor sha l l b e cha rg ed sep a ra tely.
C o ns t ruct io n o f Dry d oc ks:
Per cu bic me ter o r fra cti on thereof
T he p u mp a nd motor sha l l b e cha rg ed sep a ra tely.

- P

C o ns t ruct io n o f Wha rve s , D oc ks a nd Pie rs :


a)
Wo od, per sq. m. or fra ction th ereof
P
b)
Rei nforc ed con cret e, p er sq . m. o r fra ction th er eof
A ncill a ry S t ruct ur e s:
Ba n k s a nd rec ords v a ul ts, p er cu. m. or fra ction th er eof
Swi mmi ng Po o ls :
a)
Res id enti al, per cu. m. or fra ction thereo f
- P
b)
C omm erci a l, per cu .m . or fra cti on there o f
c)
S ocia l/ I ns titu tion al, per cu . m. or fra ct ion th ereo f

20. 00

2 .0 0
-

4 .0 0

- P

30 .00

5 .0 0
15 . 0 0
10 .00

S wi mmin g po ols improv is ed fro m loca l indig en ous ma teria ls su ch a s rock s,


ston es a nd /or small b oul ders a nd wi th pl a in cemen t fl oorin g shal l be ch a rg ed 50 %
of th e a b ov e ra tes .
An ci lla ry stru ctu res to sw immin g p ools su ch a s sh ow er rooms, lo ck er room s
a nd the lik e s ha ll be ch a rged 50% of th e a bov e ra tes co rres pon di ng to th e Ca t egory
of sw immi ng p ool.
C o ns t ruct io n o f fi r e wal l s epa ra te fro m t he Buildi n g:
Per sq. m. or Fra ction th ereo f
- P
P rovided tha t th e min imum fe e s hall be
-

2 .0 0
40 .00

C o ns t ruct io n/ E rect ion o f To wer s : ( I nclud i ng R a dio a nd TV To wer s, Wa te r Ta nk


s uppo rt ing s t ructu res an d th e lik e)
a ) R esi den tial
Ex empted
b) C omm ercia l/ I ndu stria l S elf S u pp ortin g T rilo n (Gu y ed)
1. Up to 10 m hei gh t
P
2, 00 0 .0 0
20 0.0 0
2. Ev ery met er or fra ctio n t hereof
10 0. 0 0
10 .00
c) I n stit uti onal
1. Up to 10 m hei gh t
1, 50 0 .0 0
10 0.0 0
2. Ev ery met er or fra ction th ereo f
10 0. 0 0
10 .00
d) C omm ercia l/ I ndu stria l S torage S ilos
1. Up to 10 m hei gh t
1, 00 0 .0 0
2. Ev ery met er or fra ction th ereo f
5 0. 0 0

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C o ns t ruct io n of S mo ke st a ck a nd C himne ys fo r Co mm e rcia l a nd In d us t ria l


us e:
a)
S mok esta ck s:
1 . Up to 10 meters in h eig ht, mea su red from th e ba se
- P
20 0.0 0
2 . Ev ery meter or fra ction thereo f in excess of 1 0 meters 10 .00
b)
C himn eys :
1 . Up to 10 meters in h eig ht, mea su red from th e ba se
- P
40 .00
2 . Ev ery meter or fra ction th ere of in ex c ess of 10 met ers 1 . 00
C o ns t ruct io n o f Co mmer ci a l Mix e d O ve ns :
a)
Per sq. m. fra c ti on thereof o f I nteri or Fl oor Area
b)
Un derg rounds :
1 . Up to 20 cu. m.
2 . Ev ery cu. m. or fra ct ion th ere of in ex ce ss of 20 cu .m.
20 .00

- P

40 .00

6 0 0 .0 0

Pu ll -Out a nd R eins t alla t io n o f C o mme rcia l/I n d us t rial St e el Ta nks :


a)
Un derg round:
Per cu .m . or fra ction th ereo f of exca va tion
2 .0 0
b)
S add le o r trestle mou n ted hori z on ta l t a nk s
Per cu .m . or fra ction th ereo f of v olu me o f ta nk s

2 . 00

Bo o t hs , Kios ks , Plat f or ms , S ta ge s an d th e like:


a)
C onst ru ction of p erma nen t typ e:
Per sq. m. or fra cti on there of of fl oor a rea
- 8 . 00
b)
C onst ru ction of t emp ora ry ty pe:
Per sq. m. or fra cti on there of of fl oor a rea
- 4 . 00
c)
I ns pection of k nock-d own ty pe temp ora ry booth s, pla tfor ms, sta g es a nd the
lik e:
Per u ni t
- 1 0. 00
C o ns t ruct io n o f To mbs a nd C a no pies , M a us o le a and Nic hes in C o mme rcia l
a n d M emo ri al Par ks :
1.
P la in Tombs, epi ta ph s or mon uments w ith out ba ck drop , ca n opy or roofi n gs
- Ex empted
2.
C a nopied tomb s, w het her pa rtia ll y or tota lly roof ed ov er, p er sq .m . cov ered
a rea
- 4 .0 0
3.
S emi - en cl osed ma u solea wh eth er ca n opi ed or n ot per sq .m . of bu ilt- up area
- 4 .0 0
4.
Tota ll y enclos ed ma u solea p er sq. m. fl oor a rea
- 4 .0 0
5.
Mu lti- lev el in termen t n iche s per sq . m. of fl oo r a rea per lev el
- 4 .9 9
C o ns t ruct io n o f Indus t ria l Kil n/ Fu r n a ce:
Per cu .m . or fra ction th ereo f of vol ume
- P
1 0.0 0
Furn a c es conn e cted with bo ilers a re ex empt from thi s fee . T he fe e for the
boi ler i nclu des the fee for th e furn a c e.
C o ns t ruct io n o f Re info rc ed C o ncr et e o r St ee l Ta n ks for C a t ego ry B uildi ng:
a)
Up to 20 cu .m .
- Exempt ed
b)
Ev ery cu .m . or fra ct ion th ereof in exces s of 2 cu.m .
10 .00
C o ns t ruct io n
of
R einf o rce d
C o nc ret e
C o mme rcia l/ I nd us t rial Use :
a)
Up to 10 cu .m .
b)
Ev ery cu .m . or fra ct ion th ereof in
ex ce s s of 2 cu. m.
C o ns t ruct io n o f Wa s t e Trea t me nt
C he mic al Tr e a t me nt Ta nks )
Per cu .m . of Volu me

Ta nks :

or

(I nc l uding

St ee l

Ta nks

P
fo r

- P 40 0.0 0
-

2 0.0 0
S edime n ta t ion

- P

2.00

a nd

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C o ns t ruct io n o f St ee l Tan ks f or C o mme rc ial/ I ndus t ria l Us e:


a ) Ab ov e th e Grou nd
1 . Up to 10 cu. m.

P 4 00 . 00
2 . Every cu. m. or fra ction th ere of in ex ces s of 1 0 cu.m . u p to 10 0 cu. m.
20 .00
3 . Ev ery cu. m. or fra ction there of in ex cess of 10 0 cu . m. up to 1, 0 0 0 cu .m.
16 .00
4 . Ev ery cu. m. or fra ction th ereof i n ex cess o f 1, 0 0 0 cu .m. u p t o 5, 00 0 cu .m.
12 .00
5 . Ev ery cu. m. or fra ction there o f i n ex cess of 5, 0 0 0 cu . m. up to 10 , 00 0
cu .m . 8 . 00
6 . Ev ery cu . m. or fra cti on th ere of i n
ex ces s of 1 0, 0 00 cu .m. up to 20, 00 0
cu .m . 6 .0 0
7 . Ev ery cu. m. or fra ct ion th ere of in exc ess of 2 0, 0 00 cu. m.
4 .0 0
E LEC T RI C A L P ERM I T FE E S
a)

b)

c)

d)

L igh tin g a nd Power S ys tem:


1 . Ea ch sw itch, li gh ting and /or con v eni en ce ou tlets
P
2 . Ea ch remot e control ma ster s wi tch
20 . 0 0
3 . Ea ch sp eci a l p urp ose outl ets o f 20 a mperes ca pa city or wi re
4 . Ea ch time sw it ch
2 .0 0
Appli ca tion for C ommer cial /I n du strial U se
1 . Ea ch R ang e Hea ter
a . U p to 1 K V
2 .0 0
b. Ev ery K V or fra ctio n t hereo f in excess of 1 KV
2 . Ea ch R efrig era tor o r free zer
4 .0 0
3 . Ea ch Wa s hi ng ma ch in e or dry er
4 .0 0
4 . Ea ch comm erci a l u se Ha i r Curl ing A pp a ra tus or Ha ir Dryer 5 . Ea ch fi xed typ e El ect ri c Fa n
2 .0 0
6 . Ea ch electrica l typ ew riter, ea ch R egi ster or Add in g Ma chi ne El ectri ca l Eq uipmen t or Appa ra tus for C ommer cial/ I nd u strial Us e:
1 . Ea ch El ectri cal Ba ll, An nu ncia t or S y stem 4. 0 0
2 . Ea ch Fire Ala rm Un it
2. 0 0
3 . Ea ch Arc (L ig ht) Un it
10 . 0 0
4 . Ea ch Fla sh er, B ea con Ligh t
4. 0 0
5 . Ea ch X- ray Equ ip men t
20. 00
6 . Ea ch Ba tt ery Ch a rgi ng El ectrifi er
10. 00
7 . Ea ch El ectri c Weld er
a . U p to 1 K VA /KW
4. 0 0
b. Ev ery K VA / KW or a fra cti on thereof in excess of 1 K VA/ KW 8 . Ea ch N eon S ign T ra n sformer
2. 0 0
9 . Ea ch N eon S ign U ni t
2. 0 0
10 . Ea ch Telep hon e S w itch boa rd
(P BX/ PAB X/T ELE X Ma ch in e, et c. )
10. 00
11 .
Ea ch T runk li ne
12 . Ea ch Telep hon e A ppa ra tus
2. 0 0
13 . Ea ch Int er com M a ster
2. 0 0
14 . Ea ch Sla v e
1. 0 0
Moti on P icture P roj ecti ons for C ommercia l Us e:
1 . 16 m m per u ni t
2 . 55 m m per u ni t
3 . 70 m m and a b ove per u n it
-

60 . 0 0
80 . 0 0
1 4 0 .0 0

0 . 80
2 . 00

1 . 00
4 . 00
2 . 00

2 .0 0

4 .0 0

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TITLE VIII - BUILDING AND PUBLIC WORKS REGULATIONS

CHA P TER 28 : M ATER I AL A ND TE ST I NG FEE S


SE C T ION 11 0 . Fe es. - To en sure
q ual ity of co nstru ction ma t eri als a nd
co n si sten t wi th the Depa rt men t of Pu bl ic Work s a nd Hi gh way s (DP W H) S ta nda rd
S pecifi ca tio ns for High wa ys , B ui ldi ng s, Brid ges a nd Ai rports, th ere sh all be
impos ed an d collected th e foll owi ng fees and cha rg es:
Ki nd of Tes t/S erv ice
R a te
1 . SOI L
1 . Gra di ng
P
59 .9 0
2 . Liqu id Limit
59 .9 0
3 . Pla sti c Li mi t
59 .9 0
4 . Shri nka g e Limit
79 .8 6
5 . Moi stu re C onten t
26 .6 2
6 . C ompa ction (P roctor )
29 2. 8 2
7 . C ompa ction (Mod ifi ed )
33 2. 7 5
8 . Field Den si ty
19 9. 6 5
9 . Ca liforn ia B ea rin g R a t io
73 2. 0 5
10 . Pene tra t ion Per M old ed Sp ecim en
43 .9 2
11 S w ell Per M olded Sp eci men
43 .9 2
12 .S p eci fi c G rav i ty
66 .5 5
13 . U ni t Weig ht
Dist ru b ed Sa mp les
39 .9 3
Un di strub ed Sa mp les
39 .9 3
14 . C ombi ned S iev e a n d Hyd rome ter
31 9. 4 4
15 . C on solida ti on
69 8. 7 8
16 .C ons olida tio n o f wet a nd d ry sp eci men u nd er a 1 0 p si
un it loa d (corre ctio n fa ctor for "k " v a lue)
81 1.9 1
17 .Direc t Sh ea r
13 11 . 0 4
18 . Di rect S hea r One L oadi ng
66 5. 5 0
19 . T ria x ial C ompressi on
19 67 . 2 2
20 .T ria xia l C omp ressio n O ne Loa di ng
13 11 . 0 4
21 .U nconfi r med C omp res sio n per tes t
22 6. 2 7
22 . C ompress ion in clud in g mol di ng (soil S tab iliz a tion )
per mol ded sp eci men
10 2. 4 9
23 . A bso rp tion (soi l s ta bi liz a tion)
10 2. 4 9
24 . Wa sh L oss
58 .5 6
I I A GGR EGAT ES A ND SOI L - AGGREGAT ES
(Fo r su b- base, ba se a nd surfa ce cou r se)
1 . Gra di ng
2 . Ma teria l Fi ner t ha n N o.2 00 Siev e
3 . C ombin ed Si ev e a nd Hy dromet er
4 . C rushin g
5 . Unit wei gh t, l oose Rodded
6 . Liqu id Limit
7 . Pla sti c Li mi t
8 . Specifi c Gra v it y a nd Ab sorp tion
9 . Ab sorpt ion
10 . Sp eci fi c Gra v ity
11 . M oistu re C on tent
12 . A bra si on
13 . Ca li fornia Bea ri ng R a tion (Co mp lete)
14 . S tripping
15 . T ria l Mix wi th Asp ha l t, compl ete
Ab sorp tion , Sw ell
a nd S tab ili ty C ha ra ct eris tics
a . ) First Tria l
b. ) Ea ch ex tra tria l

59 .9 0
53 .2 4
31 9. 4 4
10 2. 4 9
58 .5 6
59 .9 0
58 .5 6
99 .8 3
58 .5 6
66 .5 5
26 .6 2
19 9. 6 5
73 2.0 5
17 5. 6 9

81 9. 9 0
51 2. 4 4

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16 .
17 .
18 .
19 .
20 .
21 .
22 .
23 .
24 .
25 .
26 .

S w ell cha ra cterist ics with bitu mi nou s ma teria l s


17 5.1 6
% Fra ctu re Fa c e
58 .5 6
S ou nd n ess
24 8. 9 0
O rg a n ic I mpu rities
99 .8 3
T ria l Mix (Co ncret e Des ign ) g iv en ce men t fa ct or
58 5.6 4
T ria l Mix (Co ncret e Des ign ) g iv en stren gt h:
a . Fi rst tri a l
66 5. 5 0
b. Ea ch ex tra tria l
51 2. 4 4
A ir con tent of Fresh Mi xed C on crete
87 .8 5
M orta r S trength , 7 da y s
99 .8 3
T ria l Mix wi th Asp ha l t for Ma rsha l l
S tabi lit y, per a s pha lt con tent
29 2. 8 2
Pa rticles wi th spe cifi c gra vity l ess tha n 2 .00
87 .85
C la y Lu mp s i n Agg rega t es
53 .2 4

I II HYDR AUL IC C EMEN T


1 . Fin enes s b y #2 00 S iev e
2 . Specifi c Gra v it y
3 . N ormal C ons isten cy
4 . Tim e of S etti ng by Gilmor e Need les
5 . S ou nd ness by Pa t Tes t
6 . S ou nd ness by A uto cla ve Expa nsi on
7 . C omp ressi ve Streng th: 1 day
-d o: 3 day s
-d o: 7 day s
-d o: 28 d a y s
8 . Air con t en t
9 . L ess o n I g ni tion
10 . I n sol ub le R esid u e
11 . S ulfur Tri ox ide (Cemen t)
12 . M agn esiu m Ox id e
13 . Si licon Diox id e
14 . A lu min u m Oxi de
16 . Ca lciu m Ox id e
I V. BI TU MIN OU S MAT E RI A LS
1 . Pen etra tion
2 . Du cti lity
3 . S ofteni ng Poin t
4 . Floa t Tes t
5 . Vis cos ity
6 . Dis till a tion :
a ) E mulsi fi ed A sph a lt
b) Cu t- ba ck , ta r an d petroleu m prod ucts
7 . Specifi c Gra v it y
8 . L oss on H ea t ing
9 . % Bi tumen:
a . S ol ub ili ty in C a rbon s D isu lfi ed
b. S olu bil ity i n C a rb on Tetra chlo ri de
10 . Sp ot Tes t
11 . Fl a sh and Fi re Poi nt
12 . C ement Mix ing
13 . Si eve Test
14 . M odi fi ed M iscib ili ty
15 . Wa ter C on tent
16 . S to ne C oa ti ng
17 . S ett lemen t Test
18 . R esid u e of S p eci fi ed Penetra tion
V. BI T O MI NOU S MI X TU R ES
(I nclu di ng R ock Asp h a lt)

49 .7 8
66 .6 5
46 .5 9
36 .6 1
39 .9 3
14 6. 4 1
66 .5 5
66 .55
66 .55
66 .55
66 .5 5

66 .5 5

73 .2 1
99 .8 3
99 .8 3
99 .8 3
99 .8 3
99 .8 3
99 .8 3

14 6. 4 1
10 2. 4 9
10 2. 4 9
10 2. 4 9
18 6. 7 6
23 9.5 8
43 .9 2
73 .2 1

10 2. 4 9
10 2.4 9
10 6. 4 8
73 .2 1
73 .2 1
58 .5 6
14 6. 4 1
13 3. 1 8
43 .9 2
10 2. 4 9
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1 . Ex tra ction
13 3. 1 0
2 . Swel l an d Sta bi lit y Ch a ra cteristi cs w ith La bora t ory
C omp a cted Densi ty an d Ab sorpti on
49 7.7 9
3 . Den sity of % Void s of Compa ct ed
Mix tu res
66 .55
4 . Ma rsha ll S ta bili ty
13 3. 1 0
5 . Field Den si ty
13 3. 1 0
MI S CEL L AN EO US MAT ERI AL S (C HEMI C A L)
1 . Lime, Lim eston e, C la y, S hak es a nd Sl a gs
a . C h emi ca l an a ly sis, p er
cons titu ent s
99 .83
b. L oss on Ign ition
87 .8 5
c . Mo istu re C ont ent
73 .2 1
d. R esid ue
43 .9 2
2 . Premolded Ex pa nsi on Join t Fi ller
a . A bs orpti on
73 .2 1
b. C omp ressi on a nd R ecov ery
14 6. 4 1
2 . Pa i nt a nd Pa i nt Ma teri als:
a . Pa in t composi tion of rea dy
mi x ed p ain t
49 7.7 9
b. P ig men t co mposi tion ea ch con stituen t
14 6.4 1
c . An aly si s of va rn ish
73 2. 0 5
d. An aly sis of A lumin um Pig ment
49 7. 7 9
e . A na l ys is of Li ns eed O il
77 5. 9 7
f. Ana ly sis of R efl ect orized (B ea ded ) Tra ff i c Pa in ts
T yp e I (W hi te)
14 64 . 1 0
(Yello w)
16 10 . 5 1
T ra ff ic Pa in ts T y pe II (W hit e)
17 1. 2 8
(Yel low )
13 17 . 6 9
4 . Wa t er
a . S u ita b il ity for C on creti ng
73 2. 0 5
b. S pecia l Determin a tion p er
cons titu ent
14 6.4 1
5 . Ga lv a nized I ron a n d S teel S heets
a ) Zi nc C oa tin g :
1 . For the fi rs t sa mpl e
10 2. 4 9
2 . For ea ch ad di tion a l s a mp le
58 .5 6
b) Ga ug e Determin a tion
43 .9 2
c) Ben d a nd Flak ing Tes t
43 .9 2
VII . CON C RE TE AND CE ME N T PR OD UC TS
1 . Molded concr ete s a mples :
a ) C ompress iv e stren gth of concret e cub es 6 " x 6 "
46 .59
b) Co mp res siv e s tr eng th of c oncret e cy li nd ers
1 . 6' x 12"
43 .9 2
2 . 8' x 16"
58 .5 6
c) Flex ura l stren gt h of con cret e b ea ms 6 " x 6 " in cross- section 73 .21
2 . C utti ng of con cr ete sampl es to sta nda rd si zed for
stren gth d etermi na ti on
20 4. 9 7
3 . Pip es an d ra i n tiles :
a ) Wa ter ab sorpt ion
73 .2 1
b) Wa ter absorp tion with co eff icient of sa tura ti on
10 2.4 9
c) Dimen s ion mea surement
43 .9 2
d) Rei nfor cemen t mea su remen t
43 .9 2
e) S tren gth :
1 . N on- rein fo rc ed :
a ) 1 0" n omi na l siz e an d un der
10 2. 4 9
b) Ov er 10 " to 1 8 " n omina l si ze
14 6. 4 1
2 . R ei nfor ced:
a ) 2 4" n omi na l siz e an d un der
20 4. 9 7
b) Ov er 24 " to 3 0 " n omina l si ze
26 3. 5 4
c) Ov er 3 0" to 42 " nomin al s ize
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hol low

73 .21

d) Ov er 42 " to 6 0 " n omina l si ze


4 . Ma s onry B uil di ng un its a nd pa v ing block s :
a . C ompl ete test s for 10 un its sa mpl e

38 0. 6 7
of concr ete an d cl a y

bl ock s
b. C omp ressi ve streng th
c . Mo istu re cont ent
d. Wa ter a bs orpti on a nd moistu re c ontent
e . Wa ter a bsorp tion a nd coeff icien t sat ura ti on
f. Dim ens ion mea suremen t
g. Flex u ra l stren gt h
5 . Floori ng Ma t eri a ls:
a . Fl ex ura l S treng th:
1 . C emen t ti les 2 cm x 20 c m x 20 cm
n omina l si z e & u nd er per 5-u n it s a mple
2 . Slab s 4 cm x 50 cm x 5 0 cm ma ximum
n omi na l si z e per u nit

66 5. 5 0
59 .9 0
58 .5 6
73 .21
10 2.4 9
43 .9 2
7 3. 2 1

13 1.7 7

6 . Asb es tos C emen t S h eets :


a . Fl ex ura l S treng th:
1 . Fla t S heets per 3 s ta nd a rd test
sp e ci men or less
11 7. 1 3
2 . For ea ch ad di tion a l s ta nd a rd
test sp eci men
43 .9 2
3 . C orrug a ted sheet s p er 3 sta n da rd t est
sp ecimen or less
14 6. 4 1
4 . For ea ch ad di tion a l s ta nd a rd test specime
43 .92
b. Wa ter a bs orpti on:
1 . For 3 s ta nd a rd test
sp eci men s
146 .4 1
2 . For ea ch ad di tion a l s ta nd a rd test specime
43 .92
7 . Asb es tos C emen t P ip es:
a . cru shi ng stren gt h:
1 . 10 " nomin a l siz e and u nd er
2 . Ov er 1 0 " to 18 " nomin a l s ize
3 . Ov er 1 8 " to 30 " nomin a l s ize
b. Flex u ra l stren gt h for pip e 8 " nomina l
siz e a n d u n der

10 2. 4 9
14 6. 4 1
20 4. 9 7
10 2. 4 9

VII I . FER R OUS AND N ON- FERR OU S ME TAL AN D ALL I ED P RODU C TS


1 . S teel ba rs for co mp lete rei nforc emen t
a . C ompl ete Test :
1 . For pla in bars
40 9. 9 5
2 . For deformed ba rs
46 8. 5 1
b. Tens ile prop erties
93.17
c . B end ing properti es
58.56
d. Defor ma tion mea suremen t
58.56
e . Va ria ti on in wei gh t
43.92
2 . Ca st i ron from p ip es and cen trifu ga ll y ca st pip es:
a . Hy d ra uli c test ca s t iron soi l p ip es
28 4. 9 7
b. Hyd rosta t ic test wi th test p ressu re over 50 ps i up
to 1 00 0 psi for pi pes 10 " nomin a l siz e
a nd u nd er
29 2. 8 2
c . Flex u ral s treng th sta n da rd tes t ba rs :
A, B & C
14 6. 4 1
d. Tens ile prop erties prepa red s ta nd ard
tes t spe cimen
14 6. 4 1
e . D imen si on mea su rem ent
43.92
f. Chemi ca l a na ly si s:
1 . Sul fu r con t ent
20 4. 9 7
2 . Phos ph orous con ten t
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3 . S teel Pipes :
a . Hy d ro sta tic t est w ith tes t p res sure
ov er 50 psi up to 100 0 psi fo r pi pes 10 " nomin a l s ize
a nd u nd er
29 2. 8 2
b. Dimens ion mea sure men t
43.92
c . Weig ht d etermina tion
43.92
d. Wei gh t of zin c co a ting
29 2. 8 2
e . T hick nes s or un iformi ty of coa tin g by
P ress tes t me tho d
20 4. 9 7
4 . Wire a nd w ire rop es :
a . Ten sil e prop erties for w ire from
Ca g e 10 up
10 2.4 9
b. Du cti lity of wi re
10 2. 4 9
c . Ad heren ce of coa ti ng
10 2. 4 9
d. Un iformity of coa ti ng b y P reece
Tes t Me thod
10 2. 4 9
e . B reak in g streng th of w ire rop es:
1 . 1/ 2" n omina l si ze a nd under
28 9. 9 7
2 . ov er 1/ 2" to 1" n omina l si ze
29 2. 8 2
g. Dimens ion mea sure men t
43.92
5 . S ta n da rd Test Sp ecim ens and Miscell a neo us Meta l Produ ct s :
a.
Tensi le
prop erties
prepa red
test
s pecimen
21 9.6 2
b. Ha rdn ess test, Brin nel or R ock w ell:
1 . For the fi rs t sp ecimen
10 2. 4 9
2 . For ea ch ad di tion a l s pecim en
43.92
c. I mp a ct Test, Ch a rpy, I za d or Ten sion
p repa red test sp eci men :
1 . For the fi rs t test sp eci men
10 2. 4 9
2.
For
ea ch
a ddi tion al
te st
sp eci men
43 .92
d. W h eelb a rrow ch eck test
29 2. 8 2
e . Ca st iron ma nh ole fra me an d cov er che ck tes t
29 2.8 2
f. Loa d tes t, hy d ra u li c ja ck s, not ov er
50 ton s ca p a ci ty
14 64 . 1 0
g. C hemica l ana l y sis per elemen t sulfu r
14 6.4 1
I X MI SC EL L AN EOUS MATERI ALS (ME CHA NIC A L)
1 . Fib er ropes :
a . Ten si le st ren g th:
1 . For ropes 1" i n n omina l si z a nd u nd er
2 . Ov er 2 " up to 2 " n omi nal siz e
3 . Ov er 2 " up to 3 " in n omi na l
siz e

14 6.4 1
20 4. 9 7
29 2. 8 2

X. SPEC I AL T ES T:
1 . Verifi ca ti on of testi ng ma ch in es b y mea n s of sta n da rd prov in g rin gs:
a . Tes tin g ma chi nes wi th ca pacity ra nge
of 2, 000 l b
a nd u nd er per ra ng e
10 24 . 8 7
b . Ov er 2, 00 0 lb u p to 2 0, 00 0 lb p er ra ng e
23 42 . 56
c. Ov er 20 , 0 00 lb up to 20 0,0 0 0 lb per ra ng e
43 92 . 30
d . Over 2 00 , 0 00 lb up to 4 00, 0 00 lb per ra ng e
58 56 . 40
2 . Ad di tiona l ch a rg es for v eri fi ca t ion
and cali bra tio n t est s
perfor med a t l oca tion:
a . Fees w hile prov in g ri ng s a re in tra n sit or a t loca tion p er da y :
1 . P ro vi ng rin g s w ith loa d ing ca p a city o f 2, 00 0
20 4.9 7
2 . P rovi ng ri ng s wi th loa din g ca pa city o f 20 , 0 0 0 lb
29 2.8 2

lb

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49 7.7 9

3 . P rov ing rin gs w ith loa d ing ca pa city

of 200 , 0 00 lb

XI . MI SC EL L AN EOUS SE RVI CES


1 . Pla te Bea ring Test a nd/or S ubg rade M odu lu s Determin a tion
(K Va l ue Un corre cted ),
fi x ed ch a rge up to 10 0 ton s
23 42 . 56
2 . L oa d Tes t on P il es, fi xed cha rg e up 10 0 tons
40 99 . 48
3 . R esisti vi ty Test:
a . Ren tal of equ ipmen t, per da y or
fra ction thereo f
49 7.7 9
4 . C oncrete C ore D ri lli ng
a . Ren tal or equip men t, per day or fra cti on th ereo f
26 3.5 4
b. Per core drill ed
49 7. 7 9
XI I . SUB S UR FAC E EX PL OR ATI ON
1 . Mobili za ti on
2 . Demobi liza tion
3 . Drill ing t hrou gh
a . O rd in a ry soi l, p er li nea r meter
b. Gra vel /R ock s, Usi ng NQ bit, per
11 00 . 00
4 . Hole t o Hole tra nsfer, per mov e
11 00 . 00

33 00 . 0 0
33 00 . 0 0
550.00
lin ea r meter

All fe es a nd oth er cha rg es collected u n der thi s C h apter sh a ll a ccru e to


the Genera l Fu nd .
S EC T I ON 11 1. Pen alty cla use. - Any pers on v iola t ing any prov is ion
un der th is C hap ter sh a ll b e imp osed a fi n e equ iva len t to 50 % of th e i ns pection fees
a nd oth er cha rg es du e th er eon.
CHA P T ER 29 : E LEC TRI C A L I NSTA LL ATI ON/ C ONST R UC T I ON
S EC TI ON 11 2. Acts subj ect of reg ul a tion . - All a cts of pl a ci ng ,
strin gi ng , a tt a ch ing o r wha tev er met hod of in sta lla tio n of el ectri ca l w ires,
telep hon e wi res, elec tric l igh ts and oth er wi res , poles an d oth er ap pa ra tus sha l l
be sub je ct to regula ti ons , su p erv i sion an d i ns pec tion b y the Bu ildin g Off icia l.
S EC T I ON 1 13 . A pp rov a l of electrica l i nsta lla ti on, renov a ti on, repa i r
there o f. - A ll electrica l in stal la ti ons , ren ov a tion s or repa irs th ereo f, sh all on ly be
ma d e pu rsu a nt to a pla n , d esig n or sp ecifi ca tion prep a red by a li cen sed Electricia n
or Electrica l E ngineer a nd su ch pla n or d esig n must con form w ith the prov isi ons of
the N a tiona l Elec tric C od e a nd duly ap prov ed by th e C ity B ui ld ing O ff icial .
S EC T I ON 11 4. Sup erv isi on of El ectri cal Ins ta lla t ion . - A ll el ectri ca l
in sta lla tion s, renov a ti ons or rep airs t hereo f s hall b e un d ert ak en a t al l ti me s under
the i mmedia te su perv isi on, ma n a g emen t and co ntrol of th e El ect ri ci a n or Ele ctrica l
En gi neer wh o prepa red th e pla n, design or sp eci fi ca t ion th er eof, a n d su ch
un dertak in g sha l l be don e i n faith fu l con formity w it h sa id p la n , d esi gn or
sp eci fi ca ti on; p rovi ded, th a t an y dev ia ti on or altera ti on o f the p la n , d esig n o r
sp eci fi ca ti on sh a ll b e con sid ered un a u thori zed u nl ess app rov ed by the C ity Bu ild in g
Off i ci al;
S EC T I ON 11 5 . Fe es . - T h e fees prov id ed in Ti tle VI I (Off i ce o f t he
Bu ildin g Off i ci al) sha ll b e c ollected from the ow ner of the bu ild ing o r premise s .

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C ontra cts for electrica l in sta lla tio ns a w a rd ed to priva te con tra ctors
wh eth er pu bli c or p riv a te bu ild in g oc cup ied b y gov ernmen t off ices, s ha ll be su bj ect
to th e p ay men t of the regula r in sp ect ion fe es p rovided u nd er sai d T i tle.
S EC T I ON 1 16 . Penal ty Cla u se. - A ny p erson or
the p rov isi ons u nder th is Ch a pter sha ll be p unish ed by
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 nor more tha n P3 , 0 00 .00 or a n impris on ment of
mon th s a nd on e (1) da y no r more th a n eigh t (8) mon ths ,
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.

en tity vi ola ti ng an y of
a fi n e n ot less tha n
n ot less th a n four (4)
or b oth s uch fi n e and

C H AP T ER 3 0 : C ONST RUC T I O N OF A RC A D E S
S EC T I ON 11 7. B uil di ng Con stru ct ion . - An y p erson , w ho sh all con stru ct
a buildin g or hou se a l ong a ny of t he road or st reet s men tion ed h erein s hal l prov id e
a n arca d e an d sid ew a lk :
a . A ll roa ds or stree t s w ith in the 40 U rba n B a ra ng ays
b. Al ong b oth sid es of p rima ry and s econ da ry n a ti ona l hi gh wa ys
c . All circum ferenti a l roa ds of pu b lic ma rk ets
d. Al ong b oth sid es of C a s tro S treet towa rd s C a rmen Ma rk et
e . Alon g both si des of Max S u niel S t. tow a rd s Oak S t.
f. Alo ng bo th sid es of J R B orja Ex tens ion tow a rds S a n ta C eci lia Vil lage
g. Al ong Ha y es S t. tow a rds Bi tan- ag C reek
S EC T I ON
11 8.
Arcades a n d sid ewal k s mea s uremen t. - Arca des of
bu ild ings o r h ou ses a lo ng t he a foremen ti oned stre ets sh a ll h a v e a mi nimu m widt h
of on e a nd on e -h alf me ters a nd sh a ll h av e a clea r h eig ht of ten (10 ) feet mea sur ed
fro m the gra d e of th e s ide wa lk ; a nd for sid ewa l k s, it sha l l h av e a minimu m w id th of
one a n d on e- h alf me ters mea su red from the li ne colu mn of th e b ui ldi ng t o th e cu rve
of th e s idew a lk in ord er to p rovid e ea sement for in fra stru ctu re fa cili ties.
S EC T I ON 11 9 . Inters ecti on d esi gn. - Al l c orners o f s tree ts sh all be
roun d or se mi- ci rcu la r in fo r m o r desi gn w ith a min imum rad iu s of s ix (6) met ers .
S EC T I ON 12 0. C orn er l ots. - All b ui ldi ng s or s tru ctu res on corner lots
sh a ll be s et ba ck 3 me ters from the cen ter of t he a fore men tion ed ra d iu s.
S EC T I ON 1 21 . Penal ty cla u se:
a ) An y person or en tity viola ting an y o f t he p rovi sion s u nd er thi s
C hap ter sh all b e p un ish ed by a fi n e not less tha n P 1, 50 0.0 0 n or more th a n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or a n impri son men t of no t less tha n fou r (4) month s a nd one (1 ) da y n or
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
b) Demolit ion - In addition to the judi ci a l sa ncti on a s prov id ed in the
immed ia tel y preced ing sect ion , a d mi ni stra tiv e sa n cti on ma y also be impos ed
wh ereby a n y h ouse, build ing, stru cture or edifi ce co nstru c ted in vi ola ti on of the
for egoi ng sectio ns un d er th is C h a pt er, sh a ll be re mov ed or d emo lish ed by the Ci ty
Gov ernm ent a t t he ex pen se of th e o wn er thereo f sh oul d su ch ow ner refu s e or fai l
wi tho ut j usti fi abl e rea son to d emol ish or remov e s u ch hou se, b uild ing , s tructure o r
edi fi ce wi thi n th irty (30) day s from n otic e thereo f.
C H APT E R 3 1 : S IG NB OA RD
be
or
or
be

S EC T I ON 12 2. Du ties o f C on tra ct or or O wn er of Co nstru ction. - I t shal l


th e duty of a ny con tra ct or or ow ner of a n y pro posed hou se, bu ildin g, s truc tu re
edi fi ce, befor e co mmen cing th e w ork of con structio n, a ltera ti on, rep a ir, remov a l
demol itio n thereof, t o in sta l l a sig nb oa rd a t th e j ob site wi th a h eigh t o f tha t ma y
fi xed by the City B ui ldi ng Off icia l, but in no ca se b elow si x (6) f eet from the

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grou nd, wi th a mini mu m di men sion of t hree (3 ) feet b y fi v e (5) feet, b ea rin g t he
follow in g in fo rma ti ons :
N a ture of th e w ork : _______ ________ _________ _
Ow ner
: _____ _________________ ___
Bl dg . Permit N o. : _________ ________ ________
O.R. N o.: _________ ______ Da te : _______ ________
N a me of C ontra ctor : __ _________________ ______
How ev er, min or repa i rs or a ltera ti ons o r a ny oth er min or stru ct ura l
wo rk costin g not mor e tha n P5 0, 00 0. 0 0 a re ex emp ted fro m t his requ iremen t.
S EC T I ON 123 . Reg is tra tion of the Sig nb oa rd. - T he Sig nb oa rd
prescrib ed herei n sh a ll be regi ster ed w ith th e Off ice of th e C ity Bu ild ing Off i ci a l by
the con tra ctor or ow ner con cern ed, and on ce i nst alled sh a ll n ot b e remov ed un til
the comp leti on of the w ork or u ntil th e Ci ty B uil di ng O ff icia l sh a ll ord er i ts
remov al .
S EC T I ON 12 4 . P roh ib ited Acts on Sig nb oa rd. - I t s hall be un la w ful for
a ny p erson to remov e, d efa ce or des troy or in an y ma n ner ta mp er su ch si gn or th e
wo rd ings thereon with in t he p eri od pres cribed h erei n, a nd it sha ll also b e un la w ful
for a ny c ontra ctor or ow n er to pu t up a n y si gn requ ired under th is Cha pter, w ith
fa lse infor ma tion or for any su ch si gnboa rd to b e pl a ced w ith out fi rst reg is tering
the sa me a s herein- before req ui red .
S EC T I ON 1 25 . Pena l ty cl a us e. - A ny con tra ctor or ow n er or an y person
v iola ti ng a ny provi sion un der th is C hap ter shal l be p enal ized wi th a fi ne of n ot less
P 50 0 .0 0 nor more tha n P1, 5 00 .0 0 or a n imp riso nmen t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mon th
a nd ten (1 0) d ay s n or more th a n four (4) mon ths, or both su ch fi n e a nd
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
C H APT E R 3 2 : PA R KI NG SPA C ES
S EC T I ON 12 6 . Pa rk i ng spa ce req ui remen t. - A ll p ersons con stru ctin g
co mmer ci al a nd oth er b uil din g s menti oned i n P residen tia l Decree N o. 1 09 6,
oth erw is e kn own as the N a tiona l B uildi ng C ode, a s a men ded , sh a ll provid e pa rkin g
sp a ces in a cc orda nc e w ith th e sp e ci fi ca t ion s requ ired therei n, and in su ch n umber,
to w it:
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
f.
g.
h.
i.
j.
k.
l.
m.

Ho tel - - - - - 1 sl ot for 1 0 rooms


Res id enti al Hot el a n d A pa rtel - 1 slot/ un it
Mot el - - - - - 1 slot per u n it
N eig hb orhood s hop pi ng c en ter - 1 slot per 10 0 s q. m. fl oor a rea
P riv a te Ma rk et - - 1 s lot p er u ni t
Res ta ura n t Fa stfo o d Cen ter, Ba rs a nd Be er 1 slot per 30 s q. m. of
cu s to mer a rea
N igh t Cl ub a n d Th ea ter R esta ura n t - 1 slot p er 30 sq . m. cu s tomer a rea
Off i ce Bu ild in g - 1 slot per 12 5 sq . m. gross fl oor a rea
Pen sion /B oa rd /L odg in g Ho use - 1 s lot p er 5 0 sq. m. of s pecta tor a rea
P ub lic A ssembly B uild ing s such a s th ea ters, cinema s, aud ito ri um - 1 slot
per 50 sq .m. of sp ecta t or area
Recrea ti ona l Fa cilities Bo wlin g A lley s - 1 s lot per 4 a ll ey
C lub ho us e, b ea ch ho uses - 1 slot per 1 00 sq . m. of gros s fl oor a rea
Fa ctorie s , Ma nu fa ctu rin g establ ish men t s - 2 sl ots p er 1, 00 0 sq . m. of
gros s a rea

T ha t the pa rk i ng sp a ce herei n req ui red shal l con fo r m t o th e foll owi ng :


a.
b.

For pen di cu la r or diag on a l pa rkin g


For pa ra ll el p a rk in g

- 2 .4 m x 5m
- 2m x 6 m

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S EC T I ON 1 27 . Du ty of C i ty Bu ildin g Off i ci al rel a tiv e t o p ark ing spa ce


requ irement s . - T h e Ci ty Bu ildin g Off icia l a nd /or h is a u th orized represen ta ti ve s ha l l
not iss ue B ui ld ing or Occu pa n cy Per mit w ith ou t th e a pp li ca n t compl yi ng w ith the
prov is ion of th e nex t precedi ng sec tion , w h ich compl ia n ce s hal l b e refl e cted in th e
pla n/ spe ci fi ca ti on a ccompa nyin g the applica tio n for such permit.
S EC T I ON 12 8 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y person v iola tin g a n y prov isi on u n der th is
C hap ter sh all be pen ali zed with a fi n e not less tha n P 3 , 0 00 .00 n or more th a n
P 5, 0 00 . 0 0 or i mp rison men t of n ot les s th a n ei gh t (8) mon ths a nd on e (1) da y nor
mor e th a n tw elv e (1 2 ) month s, or both such fi n e a nd impri sonmen t a t th e d iscretio n
of th e cour t.
C HAP TE R 3 3 : C OMPLI A NC E OF NATI O NA L PLUM BI NG C ODE
S EC T I ON 1 29 . P rohibit ion s - Wa ter C on nec ti on. - N o
p erson s ha l l
in sta ll
any pl umb ing
sy stem
or
wa t er con nec ti on from a ny sou rce with ou t
co mp ly in g wi th the p rovi sion s of t he N a ti ona l P lu mbin g C ode of t he P hil ip pin es
a pp rov ed by th e O ff ice of th e Presi den t on Ja nua ry
2 8, 1 95 9: P rovided, tha t
thes e p rov ision s sh all not ap ply to t he plu mb in g sy stem an d w a ter con n ecti on
a lread y in sta lled at th e time of the approv a l of this C ode . P rov id ed, furth er, tha t
a ny cha n g es, in plumbi ng or w a ter conn ec tion in a ny bu ild in g or esta bli shmen t to
be ma de a fter th e a pprov a l of thi s C od e sh a ll co mply w ith th es e prov isio ns.
S EC T I ON 13 0. Na t ion a l P l umbin g C ode .- An y pers on desi ring to in sta ll
a plu mb ing sy stem o r w a ter con ne cti on in a n y plu mbin g esta b li shment s hal l
a pp ly w ith the Off ice of th e Bu ild ing Off i ci al, w ho sh a ll ca u se t he in spec ti on of the
site and up on bein g sa t isfi ed with t he co mplia n ce of th e Na tion a l Pl umbi ng C od e
of th e P hil ipp in es, sh a ll recom men d th e app rova l o f ap pli ca t ion to the C ity Ma y or
wh o in turn sha ll is sue a p ermi t to the ap pl ica nt u pon pay men t to t he City
T rea surer of the a pp ro pria te fe e fi x ed in S ect ion 1 52 of th e Na tion a l Plu mb ing
C ode of the Phil ip pi nes.
S EC T I ON 13 1 . P roh ib iti on. - N o p erson s hall mak e u se of th e plumbi ng
sy ste m or wa ter con n ection , before fi n al in sp e ct ion by th e City B ui ldi ng Off i ci a l o r
hi s a u th orized represen ta tiv e. T he Ci ty Bu ildin g Off i cia l s ha l l i ssu e a certi fi ca te of
fi na l in specti on u pon b ein g sa tis fi ed tha t th e p lumb ing sy ste m or wa ter con n ecti on
so insta lled ha s comp li ed with th e prov ision s of th e Na tion a l Pl umbi ng C ode of th e
P hil ippin es .
S EC T I ON 1 32 . Pen alty cl a us e. - An y p erson v iola tin g a n y p rovi sion of
thi s Ch a p ter sh a ll su ff er a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n P 500 .0 0 nor mo re th a n P 1, 500 .0 0 or
impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four
(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .
CH AP T ER 34 : N UM BER I NG/R E NUM BE R IN G OF BUI LD I N GS
S EC T I ON 13 3. Reg ul a tion s. - All dw elli ng hou ses or bu ildin gs ere cted
wi thi n the territoria l limits of Ca g aya n de Oro C it y sh all be nu mb ered a n d/ or
renu mb ered i n a cc orda n ce with the s ys te m a nd pl a n prep a red by th e C i ty
Bu ildin g O ff icial .
T he b ook cont a in ing th e sy ste m and pla n a nd n umber pla te
a ssi gn ed to ea ch hou s e or bu ild ing sh a ll b e of pu bl ic record on fi l e wit h th e C ity
Bu ildin g Off i ci al op en for in sp ecti on.
S EC T I ON 1 34 . Pl a cing of th e N umber P la te. - I t sh all be the d uty of
ev ery o wn er of a dwel lin g h ou se or b ui ldi ng sit ua ted in th e C ity to p la c e a n umber
pla te i n a ccord a nce wi th th e sy ste m and pla n p rov ided . Th e pla t e n umber sh all be
pla ced by t he ow ner of th e hou se or b ui ld ing , pu rsu a nt to rul es a nd reg ula tion s
prescrib ed by th e C it y Bu ild ing Off icia l .
I n order to hav e a unifor m and cons ecu tiv e n u mb ering of h ous e s or
bu ild ings , th e City Bu ild ing Off icia l is a ut horiz ed to ca u se th e nu mb ering or

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renu mb erin g of sai d h ouses or build ings a n d to s up ply a nd is sue t o ea ch ho use or


bu ild ing ow ner the p la te n umber a ss ign ed to h im u pon pa y ment of the cost of t he
pla te a s d etermined b y the Ci ty Bu ild in g Off i ci al.
S EC T I ON 13 5 . R epl a cem en t of w orn -ou t nu mb er pla t e. - I t s ha ll be th e
du ty of an y h ous e or b ui lding ow n er to rep ort t o th e C ity B ui ld ing Off icia l an y worn out nu mb er p la te or o f th e di sa pp ea ra n ce of th e pl a te issu ed t o and pla ced on his
hou se or bu ild ing a nd to a pp ly with th e C ity Bu il ding Off i ci al for th e issu a nce of a
new p la te of th e same n umber.
S EC T I ON 1 36. Tak in g d ow n, et c. of nu mb er pla te. - N o p erson sha ll
ta k e dow n, a lt er or defa c e a ny nu mb er pla te or t o retain a n i mp roper nu mber or
to su bs titu te a n y other n umb er
on t he h ous e or bu ild ing o ther th a n the o ne
prescrib ed by th e C it y Bu ild ing Off icia l in a ccorda n ce w ith the precedi ng se cti ons.
S EC T I ON 1 37 . Penal ty cla u se. - A ny p erson v iola t ing a n y of th e
for egoi ng prov i sion s s hal l b e p un ish ed wi th a fi ne no t les s th a n P500 .0 0 nor mor e
tha n P 1, 50 0 . 00 or i mp rison men t o f not less th a n one (1) mon th a nd ten (10 ) d ay s
nor more tha n fou r (4) mon th s, or bot h s uch fi ne a nd impri son men t a t the dis creti on
of th e cour t.

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TITLE IX - INFRASTRUCTURE

C HAP TE R 3 5 : C ON TR A C TS
S EC T I ON 1 38 . Po licy. I t i s h ereby d ecla red a s a p olicy th a t al l
co n tra cts which cr ea te ob lig a ti on to the C ity Gov ern ment, inclu di ng rev isi ons or
a men d men t s of all
proj ect pl a ns a n d d esi gn s, specifi ca tio ns, an d es tima tes a nd
prog ra ms of w ork in th e orig in al co ntra ct s or a n y ex tra work of a c erta in p roject
in vo lving additi ona l ex p ens es, sh all req uire th e p rior a pp rov al of the C ity Co un ci l
(S a ng gu n ia ng Pa nlun gs od).
C HAP TE R 3 6 : RE Q UI R EM EN TS ON I NFRA S TR UC TURE PR OJEC T S
S EC T I ON 13 9. P roh ib ition . - N o p riva te contra ctor a wa rdee sh a ll
co mmen ce any project with ou t t he contra ct of w ork h avi ng b een fi rst a pprov ed b y
the C ity C oun cil.
S EC T I ON 14 0. T ime fra me. - T h e Preq ua lifi ca tion , Bi dd in g an d Awa rd s
C ommit tee (P BAC) t hrou gh its techn ica l a nd se creta ria l sta ff sha ll fi n is h th e
proces s ing of th e con tra c t of w ork not la ter th a n fi fteen (15 ) work i ng d ay s from the
time a ny p a rticu lar priva te contra ct or s ha ll ha ve been decla red th e wi nn in g bidder
of a certa in p roject, ex cep t wh en th e ex ig ency of th e ti me ca lls for th e immed ia te
sta rt of th e projec t w hich sh a ll b e d etermined by t he Ci ty M ayor with th e
co n curren c e of th e City C ou ncil ;
S EC T I ON 1 41 . Pena l ty cla u se. - Th e foll ow ing ad mi nis tra tiv e pena l ties
sh a ll be i mp osed for th e v iola tion of t he foreg oin g prov isi ons :
a . Disq ua l ifi ca tion o f any priva t e cont ra ctor to ent er in to b id di ng of
proj ects u nd er priv a te con tra cts for on e (1) y ea r for the fi rst v iol a tion of st a rting a
proj ect wi thou t t he con tra ct ha v ing b een fi rs t ap prov ed a s a fore s ta ted;
b. Dis qu a lifi ca ti on of a n y pri va te con tra ct or to enter in to biddi ng of
proj ects under priv a te con tra cts for tw o (2 ) y ea rs for th e sec on d v i ola tio n of t he
sa me off en s e;
c . Perp etu a l dis qua lifi ca tio n of an y priv a te contra ctor to en ter into
bidd ing of proje cts u nd er priva te cont ra cts for th e thi rd vi ola ti on of th e s a me
off en s e;
d. Sus pen sion for one (1) mon th of a n y off i ci al or emp loy ee i n the
te chn ica l an d secreta ria l s ta ff of the P B AC ca u sin g th e dela y of th e p roce ssin g of
the pap er w ork s i nclu d ing th e con tra ct of w ork with out ju stifi a b le ca u se ;
e . Sus pen sion for two (2 ) month s of any off i ci a l or emp loy ee in the
te chn ica l an d secr eta ria l s ta ff of the P B AC for th e sec ond vi ola ti on of the sa me
off en s e as a forestat ed .
S EC T I ON 1 42 . Ex tra Work. - I n ca se of ex tra w ork i nv olvin g ad diti ona l
ex pen ses, th e contra ct or s ha ll mak e a req ues t t o th e Ci ty Engi neer w ho ma y
reco mm end a s th e ca s e ma y b e, to th e P B AC for the la tter to end orse the sa me to
the C ity C oun cil for a pp rov al.
CH AP T ER 37 : A C QUIS I TI ON OF LA ND BE FOR E A NY ROA D C ONS TR UC TI ON
S EC T I ON 14 3 C on stru cti on o f road s. - N o co n st ru ction , w id enin g o f
ex isti ng roa d s or open in g of roa d s s ha l l b e st a rted un til th e la n d a ff ected s ha l l
ha v e been a cqu ired b y th e Ci ty Go vern men t eith er by d ona ti on, n ego tia ted sale or
ex prop ri a tion and th e corresp on ding d eeds o f con vey a n c e s hal l ha v e b een du ly
ex ecu ted .

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TITLE X - EQUIPMENT DEPOT

C H APT E R 3 8 . C REATI ON
S EC T I ON 1 44. Crea ti on of Off i ce. - T here i s h ereby cr ea ted a Ci ty Eq ui pment
Depo t, a s a sep a rate Depa rtm en t of th e C ity, w h ose fu nction s sha l l b e:
a . To modify th e p resen t set- up of sta ff comp lemen t of the C ity Equ ip men t D epot in
order to mi ni miz e burea u cra cy w hich ha mp ers th e del iv ery o f eff ec tiv e a nd
eff icien t s ervi ces ;
b . To ta k e ch a rge o f the u pk eep, repair a nd ma i nten a n ce o f all eq uipmen t of the
C ity ;
c . To ma k e th e C it y Eq uip ment Depot sel f- rel ia nt in genera ti ng a n d ma n agin g
fi na n cia l res our ces;
d . To es tabl ish a s ys tem th a t w ould strea mlin e it s p rocu remen t p rocedu res a nd
pol icies;
e . To op timiz e th e ut iliz atio n o f Eq uip ment Depot perso nn el.
S EC T I ON 14 5. Hea d of Off ice. - T h e C i ty Equ ip men t Depo t shal l b e h ea d ed b y
a Ma na g er w ith the ra nk an d sa la ry of a Depa rtmen t Hea d.
S EC T I ON 146 . Orga n iz a tion . - T h e Ca ga ya n de Oro Eq ui pment Dep ot sha l l
ha v e the fol low ing comp ositi on:
1 . Eq ui pment Depot Ma nag er wi th the ra nk of Dep a rtmen t Hea d I I
2 . Ass ista n t Equ ip men t Depo t M a na g er w ith th e ra nk of A ssis ta nt Dep a rtmen t Hea d
I
3 . Rep air a n d Main ten anc e Di vi sion h eaded by an En gi neer I V with the fol low in g
perso nn el:
3.a.

Bu ildin g & Bod y R epai r S ect ion


3 . a .1 . 1 - Weld er Fo rema n
3 . a .2 . 1 - Weld er II
3 . a .3 . 1 - B ody B ui ld er
3 . a .4 . 1 - A uto Pa i nter

3 . b.

Ov erha u li ng L ig ht & Hea vy S ecti on


3 . b.1 . 1 - M ech a n ic I II
3 . b.2 . 3 - M ech a n ic I I
3 . b.3 . 1 - M ech a n ic I

3 . c.

Rep air & Servi ci ng S ection


3 . c. 1. 2 - M a ch in ist II I
3 . c. 2. 1 - M ech a n ic I II
3 . c. 3. 1 0 - M ech a ni c I I
3 . c. 4. 2 - E lectricia n II
3 . c. 5. 2 - E lectricia n I
3 . c. 6. 2 - R efrig era tion /Ai rcon d ition Te ch nici a n

4 . Ad mi nis tra tiv e Di v ision hea d ed by a n Admin istra ti v e Off icer I I w it h the fo llowin g
perso nn el
4.a.

Record s
4 . a .1 . 1
4 . a .2 . 1
4 . a .3 . 1
4 . a .4 . 6
4 . a .5 . 1
4 . a .6 . 1
4 . a .7 . 1
4 . a .8 . 1

S ection
- R ecords Off i cer II I
- C lerk I II
- U tility Work er
- S ecu ri ty Gua rds
- S to rek eeper II I
- S to rek eeper II
- Too lk eep er II
- C ompu ter O pera tor

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4 . a .9 . 1 - P rop erty Off i cer


4 . a .10 .
1 - B uy er II
4 . a .11 .
1 - B uy er I
4 . a .12 .
1 - Ja nit or
4 . b.
Ac coun tin g S ecti on
4 . b.1 . 1 - A cc ou nti ng C lerk I I
4 . b.2 . 1 - C lerk I I (Pa yrol l C lerk )
4 . b.3 . 1 - C lerk I I (B ill ing C lerk )
5 . Field Opera ti on Div ision head ed by an E ng ineer I V w ith th e fol low ing p erson nel :
5.a.
5 . b.

Eq ui pment I ns pector I II
H ea vy Equ ip men t S ecti on
5 . b.1 . 1 - M otorpo ol S uperv is or I I
5 . b.2 . 24 - Hea v y Eq uip ment Op era tors

5 . c.

L igh t E qu ip men t S ection


5 . c. 1. 1 - M otorpo ol S uperv is or I
5 . c. 2. 1 5 - Dri vers

S EC T I ON 147 . Ma i nten a nce and R epa ir. - Eff ectiv e Ja n ua ry 1 99 5, main tena n c e
a nd rep air of s ervi ce v ehi cl es, off i ce eq uip ment a n d fa ci liti es of C ity Depa rtmen ts
a nd O ff ices s ha ll be u nd ertak en on ly by the Ci ty Eq uip men t Depot .
S EC T I ON 148 . H ea vy Eq ui pment R ental /R epa i r, R a te. - T he sched ul e of ra te of
hea v y eq ui pment ren ta l a nd repai r sh a ll b e ba sed on the preva il ing cu rrent ra te an d
a pp rov ed by th e C it y C oun cil. I n ca s e of pri va t e i nd iv id ua l fi rm, co mpa n y o r
co rp ora ti on or ot her agen ci es of th e gov ernm ent ren tin g th e eq ui pment, a C ontra ct
of Agree men t shall b e prepa red a nd su bmitted to th e Ci ty C ou ncil fo r ap p ro va l ,
ex cep t B a ra ng a y pro ject s.
T he projec ts of th e Ci ty gov ern men t sh all, a t all times b e giv en priori ty over
the proj ects u nd erta k en by priva te p a rties .
S EC T I ON 1 49 . Fu nd U tili za ti on of th e Equ ip men t R entals a nd I n come fro m
Rep airs of Oth er Eq ui pment. - T h ere i s hereb y cr ea ted a sepa ra te a cco un t under th e
Eq ui pment Depot fun d to be u sed for th e follo wi ng pu rpos es:
a)

C apit a l ou tla y for fu tu re eq uip men t rep la cemen t 4 0%


a .1 S h all b e dep osited a s trus t fu nd fo r th e procure men t o f eq uip men t
requ irement
b)

Rev ol vi ng Fu nd s for E conomic E nterp rise 40 %


b. 1 S h all be dep osit ed a s rev olv in g Fun d for th e pu rcha se of sp a re pa rts;
b. 2 For th e op era tion an d mai nten a n ce of ex isti ng eq uip men ts ; an d
b. 3 For th e reh a bil ita ti on of sti ll serv icea bl e equ ip men t

c.

Res erve fo r Genera l Fu nd (2 0% )


c .1 S ha l l be dep osi ted und er th e G enera l Fu nd

a nd 2

fo r an y purp ose other th a n 1

S EC T I ON 150 . I mp lement ing Rules a nd Reg ula tion s. - T h e ma nag er o f th e City


Eq ui pment Dep ot s ha ll prep a re a nd su bmit to th e C ity C oun ci l th roug h th e C ity
Ma y or the sched ules of ra tes req uired i n th e p reced in g section h ereof an d th e rules
a nd regu la ti ons i mp lementi ng the prov isio n h ereo f, in clu ding th e gu id elin es
co veri ng th e da ily wi thd ra wa l a nd/ or rel ea se of hea v y an d oth er equip men t fro m th e
Depo t to the Depa rtmen t of E ngin eeri ng an d Pu b lic Work s, for ap prova l of the bod y.
C H APT E R 3 9 . T RA NS PORT PE RM I T F OR H E AV Y EQUI PM EN T

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S EC T I ON 15 1 . T ra nsp ort Permit. - N o o wn er or opera t or of a ny h ea v y


equ ip men t, including but not limited to bulld ozers, tra ct ors, cra n es, tra ilers, a n d
oth er s imila r eq ui pment sh a ll be tra n spo rt ed or moved pa ssin g C ity road s a nd
brid g es w ith ou t fi rst secu ri ng a permit for th e p u rp os e from the C ity E qu ip men t
Depo t a nd p ay ing the fol low in g fee s , to wi t:
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.

D4 ty pe eq ui pment
D6 ty pe eq ui pment
D7 ty pe eq ui pment
D8 ty pe eq ui pment or bigg er
P neu ma t ic ty pe cra n e
C ra wl er ty pe
Oth er h ea vy eq u ipmen t n ot
ex ce ed ing 2, 5 00 lb s i n w eig h t

- P 15 .0 0
20 .00
25 .00
30 .00
25 .00
30 .00
-

15 .00

S EC T I ON 15 2 . Pen a lt y cla u se. - An y person viola t ing the prov isio ns of


the precedi ng S ection sh a ll be pun is hed wi th a fi ne fi v e t imes th e a mo un t of th e
permit f ee h e failed to pa y or i mp rison men t of th irty (3 0) da y s, or b oth a t th e
di scret ion of th e Cou rt.

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TITLE XI - CITY ECONOMIC ENTERPRISES DEPARTMENT (CEED) AND ITS COMPONENTS

C H AP T ER 4 0 : MA RKE T C OM P ONE NT S, RE G ULATI O NS & P OLI C I E S


S ect ion 15 3. C ompon en ts a nd adju di ca tion , occup a ti on and lea s e of
T he C i ty Econo mi c En terpris es Dep a rtmen t ha s the fo llow ing comp onen ts:

s ta lls . -

1 . T he ex isti ng publ ic ma rk ets a t:

esta b lis hed .

a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

C ogon
Ca rmen
A gora, L apa s a n
Pu ert o
Min i- ma rk et a t Con sol a ci on a nd al l oth er ma rk ets t ha t ma y b e

2 . I n tegra t ed B us Termi na l a t Agora , L apa s a n a nd a ll su b- termi na l s


3 . L a w nd a le Sp ring a t Tag ua n a o
4 . C ity C em etery
All th e for eg oing co mp onen ts are u nd er th e con trol and s up ervi sion of the
C ity E co no mic En terpris es Depa rtmen t an d in t his con nection it ha s th e juri sdi cti on
ov er all ad judica tion, o ccu pa ti on an d l ea se of said comp onen ts or an y p ortion s or
sp a ces of th e sa me.
All sta lls in the publi c ma rk ets of th is C ity w hen ev er va ca n t sh a ll be
a dj ud ica ted a nd lea sed to q ual ifi ed applica n ts i n the fol low in g ma n ner:
a ) A N otice of Va ca n cy of the sta l ls sha ll be p osted c on sp icuou sly to th e gen eral
publ ic for a p eriod of no t less th a n t en (1 0) con se cuti v e da y s immed ia tely
precedi ng the d a te fi xed for ma k i ng th e aw a rd to th e ap pl ica nt s. S aid noti ce
sh a ll con form to th e fol low in g for m:
N O T I C E
N otice is hereb y giv en tha t S ta ll N o. ____ __ o f th e
_______ _________ ma rk et of Ca g a ya n de Oro i s v a ca nt (or w ill b e
v a ca t ed on ___ _________ ____, 19 ___). A ny p erson , 2 1 y ea rs of a ge and
not leg a lly inca pa ci ta ted , d esi ri ng to lea se thi s s ta ll sha ll fi l e a n
a pp li ca ti on ther efor on th e pres cri bed form to b e fu rni shed b y th e
C EED Ma na g er or hi s rep resen ta tiv e in th e ma rk et: sa id ap pli ca t ion
mu st be s ub mi tted to the M a rk et Su perv is or no t la ter tha n fou r o
cl o ck, _ _________ _____, 19_______.
I n ca s e there w il l be mo re than on e ap pli ca n t for th e lea s e of
thi s sta ll (s), th e a wa rd an d a dj ud ica tion therefor sha ll be det er min ed
by dra win g lots to b e con du ct ed on ____ _________ ____, 19 ______ b y th e
Ma rk et C ommittee .
T his sta ll i s in th e __ _____ S ection of _______ ____ M a rk et a n d is
in teres ted for th e sa l e of __ _________ ______ of only. T he ren ta l imposed
per exi stin g ordin a n ce is P_ ______ per d ay or fra ction th ereo f.
__ _________ ________
CEED Ma n ager
b) T he applica tio n for the lea se of a n y stal l mus t b e u nd er oa th . I t sh a ll be
su bmitted to the Off ice of th e Ma rk et S up erv isor duri ng off i ce hou rs w it hin th e
peri od fi x ed i n th e notice provid ed i n (a ) of th is secti on b y t he a ppl ica nt, eith er
perso na l ly or th ru his a tto rn ey - in- fa ct or oth er repres enta ti v e.

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c) I t s ha ll be th e du ty of t he M a rk et Su perv is or to rep ort th e a ppl ica tion rec eiv ed


by h im to th e CE ED Ma na ger w ho sha l l, o n th e ba sis t hereo f, a ck no wl edg e a ll
su ch a ppli ca tion s, s et ting forth i n sa id a ck now ledgem ent the time a nd da te of
recei pt t hereo f. I t sh all lik ewi se be th e duty of th e Ma rk et S uperv is or to reco rd
sa id ap pli ca tion s immedia tely up on recei pt t her eof in su ch form a s ma y be
prescrib ed.
d)

T he a pp lica tion for l ease sha ll b e su bs ta nt iall y in the follow ing form:

T he C EED M a nag er
C aga y a n de Oro C it y

______ _________ _______


Add ress
______ _________ _______
Da te

S i r :
I h ereb y ap ply, u nd er th e followi ng terms , for th e lea se of S ta l l
N o.
____ __
in
th e
_____ ________
S EC TI ON
of
th e
_______ _________ __________ Ma rk et .
I a m a ci tizen of th e ______ _________ ___, ma rri ed
to
_______ _________ _________ (or si ng le), a nd resid ing a t the Phi lip pi nes ,
wi th Ta x Accoun t N o. _______ _________ ____.
I f th e ab ov e- ment ion ed sta ll will b e a wa rded t o me for lea se in
a ccord a nce w ith th e ma rk et reg ul a tion s, a nd la w s in fo r ce in thi s Ci ty,
I bi nd my sel f to h old such sta l l un d er the fol low ing cond iti ons and
ter ms :
(1 ) T ha t w ith in tw o day s from da te of a wa rd, I w ill
furn ish the C EE D Ma n ager, th ru th e ma rk et
su perv isor, th re e (3 ) cop ies of my ow n pi cture a nd
tw o (2) copi es of the picture of ea ch o f th e h elpers
wh om I wil l empl oy in sa id s ta ll .
(2 ) I s ha ll k eep t he stall a t a ll times in g ood, clea n a nd
sa n ita ry con di tion . I sha ll co mp ly wi th all ru les ,
regu la ti ons a n d orders i ssu ed by prop er au th orities
in con nec tion wit h hygi ene a n d sa ni ta tion in th e
ma rk ets.
(3 ) I w il l not ex tend my s ta ll or in an y w a y occup y
mor e spa ce tha n th a t w h ich w ill b e a w a rded to me.
(4 ) I wi ll fa ith ful ly pa y, in t he ma nn er prov id ed b y th is
C hap ter, al l ren ta ls, f ees, l icens es a nd t a xes w hi ch
wi ll b e du e from me by rea son of the l ea se of th e
sp a ce or of th e busi nes s th a t I wi ll con du ct th er ein .
(5 ) T ha t th e bu sin ess to b e con du ct ed in the st all sh all
bel ong to me wh oll y a nd ex cl us iv ely.
(6 ) T ha t wh il e oc cu py i ng th is sta ll, I shal l a t all ti me s
ha v e my pi ct ure and tha t of all my h elp ers
co nv eni en t ly fra med a nd ha ng up con spi cu ou sly in
the pla ce in dica ted b y the ma rk et aut horit ies .
(7 ) T ha t in ca s e I en gag e or empl oy help ers, I sh all
nev erth eless , pers ona l ly ma n a g e a nd conduct my
bu sin ess a n d b e presen t a t the st all every day.
S hou ld I be co mpelled by illn ess or oth er j ust ifi a bl e

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ca use to a b sent my self temp ora rily from th e sta ll , I


sh a ll promptl y noti fy the CEED Ma na ger, thru th e
ma rk et sup erv isor, o f my abs enc e a nd th e rea son
there for.
(8 ) I sha l l not s ell, tra n sfe r, su b- lea se or aba nd on th e
sta l l to a ny pa rty wh osoev er, or otherw ise p ermi t
or to lera te a noth er p erson to cond u ct bu si ness
therei n .
(9 ) An y vi ola ti on on my p art or on th e pa rt of an y of
my helpers of the forego ing terms an d cond iti ons
sh a ll be a su ff icien t ca u se for th e a u th orities
co n cerned to ca ncel th e lea se con tra ct a nd t o
decla re th e sta ll v a ca n t so tha t th e sa me wi ll b e
di spos ed of a nd l ea sed to oth er a ppl ica nts .
Very

respectful ly

y ours,
_______ _________ _______
(S ig na tu re of A pp lica n t)
_______ _________ ______
Up on a w a rd , post a p icture of :
pri nted n a me
wi nn ing app lica n t on th is
porti on of lett er. Picture must
be 2 1 /2 " fro m ha ir to C hin.

______ _________ ________


T yp ew ritten
or
of th e a ppl ica nt

SW ORN STAT E MEN T O F APP L ICA N T


I , ________ _________ ___, do hereby sw ea r (or aff irm) th a t I a m th e
perso n w h o sign ed the foreg oin g a pp lica ti on fo r the lea se of th e S tall
N o.
______ ___
in
the
_ _________ _________
S ecti on
of
th e
_______ _________ _____ M ark et of th is C ity ; tha t I ha v e rea d th oroug h ly
a nd u nd ersta n d ful ly th e ter ms a nd
co nd itio ns of th e s a id
a pp li ca ti ons ( or the terms a nd con dit ion s of th e a pplica tion s h a v e
been rea d to me a nd I thorou g hly unders ta nd the sa me); an d th a t
co n ten ts there of a re true a nd corr ect .
_______ _________ _____

Sig na ture o f App li ca n t

S UB SCR I B ED A ND SW ORN to b efore me t his ______ d ay of


_______ ________, 19 _____ at Ca g a ya n d e Oro City, P hi lippin es .
Mr.___ _________ _________ _ is k n ow n t o me to be t he sa me perso n wh o
sig ned and ex ecut ed the for egoi ng a ppl ica tion for th e l ea se o f th e
S ta ll N o. _____ a nd th a t he sta tes th a t h e th orou gh ly u nd ersta nd its
ter ms an d con di tion s .

_______ _________ _________ ___


a dministeri ng oa th

S ig na tu re

of

p erson

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_______ _________ _____

Off i ci al T i tle

_______ __
: 30 c Doc .:
: sta mp___
e) On th e da te a nd a t t he time sp e cifi ed in the not ice of va ca n cy, th e Ma rk et
C ommit tee herei n crea t ed shal l meet to d etermi ne the a pp li ca n ts enti tled to
a w a rd pursu a n t to the prov is ion s of th is chap ter. I n ca ses wh ere on ly on e
a pp li ca ti on for th e lea se of a sta l l ha s been fi led, th e Ma rk et C ommi ttee sh a ll
cer t ify tha t fa ct to the C EED M a nag er w h o shal l forthw ith a wa rd the sta l l to the
lon e applica n t. How ever, if more tha n on e ap pli ca t ion for a st a ll h a v e b een fi l ed
a nd receiv ed , t he Ma rk et C ommitte e sh a ll cond uct the dra w in g of lo ts a mong the
a pp li ca n ts. T he w inn ing or l uck y applica n t or a pp lica n ts shal l be certi fi ed by t he
Ma rk et C ommittee to th e C E ED M a nag er w ho sh a ll, on the ba sis t hereo f, a w a rd
the sta l l to sa id w in ner or wi nn ers .
S EC T I ON 15 4 . A pp ea ls. - A ny a pp li ca n t w ho is n ot sa ti sfi ed w ith the
a dj ud ica tion ma d e by th e CE ED M a nag er a s certifi ed b y the Ma rk et Co mmitt ee of
the sta l l a ppl ied for by h im, ma y fi le a n app ea l t herefro m to th e City Ma y or. A pp ea ls
in vo lving ma tters other tha n th e ad judica tio n o f sta ll sh all be fi l ed w ith th e C ity
Ma y or w h ose d eci sio n in such ca ses s ha l l b e fi na l.
S EC T I ON 15 5 . Q ua l ifi ca tion s of ap pl ica nts for lea se of ma rk et sta ll s. - No
a pp li ca ti on for t he lea s e of a ma rk et stall s ha ll be enterta i ned u nl ess th e ap pl ica nt
there o f is in pos sessi on of th e follo wi ng qua li fi ca ti ons :
(1 ) A cit izen of th e P h ili pp ines;
(2 ) N ot l ess tha n tw en ty -on e y ea rs of ag e for a ny ap pli ca n t, or n ot l ess tha n 1 9
y ea rs of ag e w hen th e appl ica nt is the hea d of t he fa mily ;
(3 ) Mu st n ot h a v e an y pri or conv icti on for esta fa or mal versa tion in a n y c ourt;
(4 ) Mu st n ot be a bu sin es s part ner o f a ny a lien or o ther p erson n ot q ua l ifi ed to
lea se ma rk et sta l ls;
(5 ) H e mu st n ot ha v e b een previ ous ly dis qua lifi ed from lea s ing or co n ti nu ing h is
lea se of a ny ma rk et stal l u nd er t his C ha pter or oth er ap pl ica bl e l a ws or
ordi na n c es.
(6 ) H e mus t n ot be the lesse es of a ma rk et stal l a t th e t ime of t he fi ling of th e
a pp li ca ti on;
(7 ) H e must n ot b e su ff eri ng fro m tu bercul osis, lep rosy an d /or o ther
co mmun ica b le disea s e.
S EC T I ON 156 . Ma rk et C ommitt ee. - Th ere i s hereb y crea ted a Ma rk et
C ommit tee for th e City of Ca g a ya n d e Oro to be compo sed of th e CE ED M a na g er a s
C ha i rma n, a repres enta ti v e of t he Ci ty Ma y or, a s member, th e Cha i rma n of the
C ommit tee on Economic En terpris e of th e City C oun ci l, a s memb er,
a
represen ta ti ve of the Depa rtm ent of T rad e an d I nd ustry, a s member, the Cit y Leg a l
Off i cer, a s member, the C ity T rea su rer or h is a u thri zed represen ta tive a s member
a nd a rep resen ta tiv e of th e ma rk et v en dors a s memb er. Th e ma rk et superv is or s hal l
a ct as Secr eta ry of th is C ommit tee . Th e M a rk et C ommi ttee is hereb y ch a rg ed wit h
the follow in g du ties a nd fu nctio ns :
(1 ) To con d uct the dra w ing of lots a n d th e open in g and ca n v a ssi ng of bi ds i n
co nn ect ion w ith th e adj ud ica tion of va ca n t sta lls as p rovided i n t his T itle.
(2 ) To certi fy to the C EED Ma na g er th ose app li ca n ts for th e lea se of s talls w ho
wi n the dra w ing o f lots or in th e biddin g for st a lls .
(3 ) To mak e stu dies on an d su bmit reco mmend a tion s to t he Ci ty C oun cil, th ru the
C ity Ma y or, for th e improv em ent of all ma rk ets i n the Ci ty of Ca ga ya n d e Oro.

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(4 ) To ad vise the CE ED Ma nager, the C ity Hea lth O ff ice an d th e C ity M a yo r on a ll


ma t ter s aff ec ti ng the ma n agem en t, op era tion , ex pa nsi on, imp rov e men t a nd
a dministra t ion s of ma rk ets .
(5 ) To a dv i se the Cit y C ou ncil on ma tter s rela tin g to l egi sla ti on aff e cti ng the
ma rk ets.
(6 ) To a ct a s lia ison b etw een the ma rk et v end ors a n d the a dmin istra ti on.
W h enev er th e O ff ic e o f th e C ity L ega l O ff ic er is v a ca nt, hi s pla ce i n the
Ma rk et C ommittee sh a ll be fi lled by th e City Fisca l or hi s rep resenta tiv e.
S EC T I ON 157 . Aw a rd an d a ssi gn men t of s ta ll neces sa ry . - N o pers on sh a ll
oc cu py any st a ll or p art th ereo f, or s ell, off er for sa le, di spl a y, ex hi bit or i n a ny wa y
ex pose a ny a rt icle in a ny sta ll o r a ny o ther p art of the publi c ma rk et s of Ca ga y a n de
Oro un less s uch sta ll or pla ce ha s b een a wa rded to h im a s p rovided in th is C ha p ter.
An y person v iola ting th is s e ct ion shal l b e requ ired to pay da ily s pecia l fee s for the
sta l l s o oc cup ied illeg a lly. Th is is w ith out p rejud ice to th e p ena lty p rov ided in the
pen a lty cla use un der thi s cha p ter.
S EC T I ON 15 8 . S ta tu s of sta l l up on d ea th o f l essee .- A sta ll sha ll be
a ut oma ti ca lly deemed va ca n t up on the exp ira tion of thi rty da y s from t he d ea th of
the less ee th ereo f, a n d the sa id sta l l s ha ll th er ea fter be d isp osed of a n d adjudi ca ted
in th e ma n ner provided i n thi s Cha p ter; P ro vided , how ev er, t ha t if the su rvi vi ng
sp ouse o r, if there be no ne, his l egi tima te son or da u gh ter fi le a n applica ti on for
the l ea se of th e s ame s tall b efore the ex p ira tion of sa id perio d, i t sha l l b e aw a rd ed
to hi m or her un less h e or s he ha s s in ce beco me dis qua lifi ed of oc cup y ing ma rk et
sta l ls a nd p rov id ed, tha t he i s n ot at th e ti me of th e ap pl ica tion , h old er of a no ther
sta l l. Mea n w hil e, du rin g th e 3 0 - day peri od foll owi ng t he dea th of a s tall h old er, the
sta l l w ill be temp ora rily disp osed of by th e CEE D Ma n ager p en ding the ap pl ica tion
of th e p a rties mention ed abov e.
S EC T I ON 1 59 . Pa rtner s hip w ith sta ll hold er :
(a )

N o a ppl ica tion to oc cu py an d lea s e a s ta ll


sh a ll b e fav ora b ly con si dered i f th e bu sin ess to b e con du cted in sa id stall is a
pa rtn ersh ip betwe en th e ap pl ica nt a n d a pa rty not q ua l ifi ed to oc cup y or lea se
the sa me .
I f th e bu sin ess to be co nd uc ted i n the ma rk et i s o wn ed by pa rtn ers wh o a re b oth
qu ali fi ed to l ea se sta lls un der Ph ilip pi ne l a w s a nd th is C od e, th e app li ca ti on
mu st be i n the na me of t he p artn er ship, oth erw is e it sho uld n ot be en terta in ed.

(b)

A ma rk et sta ll ho lder, wh o, a fter w in nin g a n


a w a rd to lea se th e sa me, ent ers int o a p a rtnersh ip wi thi n o ther pa rty sh a ll l ose
hi s rig h t to occu py or lea s e it , reg a rdles s of wh eth er or n ot the new p artner is
qu ali fi ed i n t he ma rk et sta ll s.

(c)

Pa rtn er sh ip exi stin g a t th e time of the


a pp rov a l of th is C ode wh ich a re lessee of s ta ll sh a ll h a ve th e rig ht to co n ti nu e
lea si ng sa id sta ll s on ly u p to th e en d of the term of th e pa rtnersh ip .
S EC T I ON 1 60 . L ess e e to person a ll y a dminist er his sta ll :

(a ) An y p erson w h o is aw a rded the rig h t to lea se a sta ll in a cc orda nce with t he


prov is ion s of t his Chap ter sh a ll h ims elf oc cup y the sta l l a n d be p erson ally
presen t therei n du ring t he bu sin ess hou rs, ex cep t o nly in ca ses of il ln ess,
in ca pa city or oth er t emp ora ry disab il ity ; P rovid ed, h ow eve r, tha t h e ma y empl oy
hel pers wh o mu st b e cit iz en s of th e Phi lip pi nes and p osses s al l t he qu alifi ca tio ns
of th e s ta ll ho lder ; P rovid ed furth er, th a t the legitima te spo use, chi ldren o r
pa ren ts of t he sta ll h old er wh o a re a ctu a lly livin g with h im ma y b e reg is tered a s
hel pers if sa id sp ouse, ch ild ren or pa rents are not oth erwi se d isq ua lifi ed to

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oc cu py or l ea se s talls; a nd P rovid ed fi na l ly, tha t the nu mber of h elpers to be


emp loy ed sha ll in no ca se b e more th a n two for ev ery stall .
(b) T he a pp oin tmen t o f hel pers sh a ll be don e by th e sta ll hol ders, bu t t he sa me sh a ll
not b e eff ecti ve w ith out th e w ritten app rova l of the City M a y or a n d the
cer t ifi ca tion of th e CEE D Ma na g er tha t th e h elp ers so app oin ted had b een
regi stered in his off ice . For p urp oses of thi s s ecti on, t he CEED M a nag er i s
hereb y emp ow ered to pres cribe the nec essa ry forms for s a id a pp oin tment .
(c) T he helpers to be app oin ted mus t be in no ca se be perso ns with w ho m the
a pp oin tin g sta ll h old er ha s a ny com merci a l rela tion or tra n sa c tio n.
(d) T he a pp oin tmen t of help ers s ha ll i n no w a y reliev e the sta ll hold er o f th e d uty of
bei ng person a ll y presen t in hi s sta l l ev eryd a y, unless he i s un a ble to d o so b y
rea son o f illnes s or other in fi rmit y, in w h ich ca se the correspo nd ing a uth ority to
be a b sen t from hi s sta ll sha l l be ob tain ed th ru th e CE ED Ma n ag er. Fu r th ermor e,
the emp loy ment o f h elp ers b y any sta ll h old er sh all n ot reliev e th e la tter of t he
respo nsi bil ity for the clea n lin es s , hy gi ene a n d sa nit a tion of th e sta l l lea sed by
hi m.
S EC T I ON 1 61 . A bsen ce of s tall holder from sta l l :
(a )

Permissi on to be absen t from his stal l ma y be gra n ted to a


sta l l hol der or less ee wh o ca nn ot be p erson a lly pres ent th erein due to i lln ess or
oth er jus tifi a bl e ca uses, b ut o nly upon th e fi ling of a wri tten req ues t to th e
C EED Ma na g er, th ru the Ma rk et S u pervisor : P rov id ed, h owev er, tha t if the
rea son for th e a bsence i s ill ness a nd ex ceeds fi fte en da y s at one ti me, th e
requ est fo r a u thori ty to be a bsent mus t be sup po rt ed by a medica l c ertifi ca te.
T he tota l n umb er of da y s of un ex cu s ed ab sen ces w h ich ma y be gra nted to a st a ll
hol der sh a ll in no ca se ex ce ed thi rt y da ys ev ery y ea r, a nd sh a ll n ot b e
cu mula tiv e . I f the ca u se of the a b sen ce is somet hin g o ther th a n il ln ess,
sa ti sfa cto ry proo f of the n ec essi ty fo r the a bs ence must be sho wn . In n o ca se
mu st the auth ority exceed th irty da ys a y ea r.

(b)

Duri ng the a b sen ce of th e sta ll hol der, h e sh a ll con tin ue


pay in g the sta l l ren tals, ma rk et fee s du e ju st a s h e w a s n ot a b sen t.

(c)

Duri ng the st a ll h old er s ab sence, o ne of hi s regi ster ed


hel pers sho uld b e desig na t ed b y hi m to con tin ue b u sin ess in his stal l.

(d)

Fa i lure o f a sta ll holder to retu rn to a nd resu me person a l


ma n a g emen t o f hi s b usin ess in th e ma rk et s tall up on th e exp ira tion o f the p eri od
for wh ich a u th ority to be a b sen t wa s gra n ted sh a ll be d eemed a suff icien t ca u se
for th e ca nc ella tion of h is lea se, u nles s sa id stall hol der ca n sh ow ex tremel y
meri toriou s j usti fi ca t ion s for his prol ong ed absen c es w ith ou t au thori ty.

(e)

All req uests for a u th ority to be a bsen t fro m a sta ll ,


tog ether w it h thei r s up porti ng pa pers an d th e corresp ond ing a ction by th e
C EED Ma nag er a nd th e ma rk et su perv iso r, s ha ll be secu r ely a nd s ys tema t ica lly
fi led by th e l a tter, w ho sh a ll pres ent it to any inspe ctin g off icer u po n dema nd .
S EC T I ON 1 62 . Du m mi es a nd stall h old ers s ub - l ea sin g thei r sta l l:

(a )

I n ca s es w here a sta l l h old er su b- lea ses hi s st a ll to a n other


perso n, th e lea s e con tra ct sh all be ca n celled , a nd b oth th e sta ll h old er a nd the
sta l l su b - les see s ha ll b e i mmedi a tely evict ed fro m th e sta ll inv ol ved an d sh a ll
hen c efo rt h b e perp etua lly d eba rred from oc cup yi ng or lea s ing a n y other s ta ll i n
the publ ic ma rk et s o f Ca ga y a n de Oro.

(b)

I n ca ses wh ere the reg ula r s ta ll h old er is n ot th e o wn er of the


bu sin ess cond ucted in th e s tall, t he ma rk et s up ervi sor mu st su bmit immed ia tel y

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to the C EE D M a nag er a w ritten rep ort of s uch fa ct a n d th e l a tter shal l forthw ith
ca nc el the a wa rd a nd termina te th e l ea se of sa id sta ll hol der an d decla re hi s
sta l l v a ca n t an d di spose t he sa me in a ccorda nce w ith the prov is ion s of thi s
C hap ter. All p arties res pon sib le for o r h a v ing pa rt i n th is a n omal y sh a ll forev er
be d eba rred fro m l easing or o ccup y ing a st a ll, a nd the C i ty Fi sca l sh a ll con d uct
a n in v estig a ti on of the ca se to det er min e any cri mi nal lia bi lit y of any or a ll of
sa id p arties .
S EC T I ON 163 . N umber of s ta lls w hi ch a person ma y lea se a t on e t ime. - N o
perso n s ha ll b e a llow ed t o lea s e more th a n o ne s ta ll .
S EC T I ON 16 4. Ma n ner of d isp lay in g merch a nd is e. - A ll mer ch a ndise, a rt icles
or good s o ff ered for s a le or ex h ib i ted for a n y rea son or p urp ose in th e public
ma rk ets of C aga ya n de O ro sha ll b e so a rra n ged tha t no p art or po rt ion of t he
a isl es, al ley s, corri dors, ca na ls , si dewa lk or pass a gew a y s w ill be obst ru ct ed
wh eth er partia lly or comp letel y. T h e d isp lay sh a ll lik ew ise b e so arra n ged as to
a pp ea r tidy, clea n a n d sa n ita ry, and mu st at all ti mes be p rote cted from a ll k ind s of
in sec ts, v ermin a nd di rt . For th e fa ith ful implem en ta tion of th is sectio n, i t sh a ll b e
the duty of ev ery sta ll h older to co mply w ith t he di recti on s a nd /or in stru cti ons of
the C EE D M a nager, the ma rk et su perv is or, th e ma rk et ma sters a nd ma rk et
co lle ctors .
S EC T I ON 1 65 . Ma rk et En tra n ce Fees . - I n lieu of the regu la r ma rk et fe es
prescrib ed, a ma rket entra n ce fee at the ra te h ereu n der ind ica ted in ea ch ca s e sha ll
be levied an d collected from a ll tra n sien t v end ors bringi ng a n y co mmod ity or
mer ch a ndise to a ny ma rk et in C ag a ya n d e Oro for sa l e, to wi t:
C OMM ODI T Y

UN I T

MA RK ET
FEE (S UKAY)
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1 .4 0
1 .6 0
1 .0 0
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Atis
Avo cad os
Ba n a na s
Ba s k ets (big si z e)

(med . si ze)

(s ma l l si z e)
Bea n s p od s
Ken tuck y
S tring
W h ite
Oth er si mila r b ea ns
Bea n s (s eeds)
C a ca o
C off ee
C owp ea s
Mon goes
S oy
W h ite
Oth er si mila r b ea ns
C abb age
C a la ma nsi
C a ma n si
C a mote
C ond ol
C a ssa va
C a shew
C a rro ts
C a uli fl ower
C hicos
C ocon u t

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hu nd red o r fra cti on hereo f
doz en o r fra cti on hereo f
doz en o r fra cti on hereo f
doz en o r fra cti on hereo f
doz en o r fra cti on hereo f

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.2 0

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C ocon u t h usk
C ocon u t midri bs
C olo
Da b ong
Dul a o
Dres sed C hi ck en
Duri a n
Eggpla n t
Flow er s:
Afri ca n D a isi es
Azu c ena s
Ba ndera Esp a ol
Ca mia
Da hlia
Ev erla sti ng
Ros a l
Ameri ca n R oses
Lo ca l R oses
Fish (C la s s A)
Ali ma ngo
An doj a o
Ba l a na k
Ba n aga n
Ba n a to
Bu db ud
Bu ga o
Ki la wa n
Octup u s
Pa n gal uh a a n
P igo k
P ili
C agis ijon
S hri mp
S olid
S quid
Ta gl un ga n
Ta ng ege
T inb ug
T ra quito
Fish O ther t ha n C la s s A
Gabi
Ga rlic
Grapes
Gua va s
Gua va n o
Gui sa n tes
Ka n est el
Ka n gk ong
Ja ck fruit (bi g) ri pe
Ja ck fruit (Med .) ripe
Ja ck fruit (sma ll)ri pe

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per
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bu nd le of 150 p ieces
piece
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.7 5
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Ob ud of C oconu t
On ion (bu lb )
On ion (na tiv e)
Ora nges
Orchi ds Dov e
Ground
Bu tterfl y
Tiger
Wa li ng - wa li ng
Pa p a ya
Pa p a ya (mediu m)
Pa p a ya (sma ll )
Pa tol a
Pea n ut s
Dried fi sh
S alted fi sh
Ri ce a nd C orn c ommod ity
Ri ce a nd C orn bra nd
Pecha y (ch in ese)
Pecha y (loca l)
P in eapples (C l a ss A)
P in eapples (C l a ss B)
Pomelo s
Pota toes
P uso of ba na na s
R add ish
R a tta n
R op e (bi g)
R op e (med iu m
S a nt ol
S ay ot es
S a rgu ela s
Pepper (h a la n g )
Pepper (a tsa l)
S ingka ma s
S qua s
S qua s (w h ite)
Ta mb is
Toma to es
Ubi
Wa t ermelon (b ig )
Wa t ermelon (s ma l l)

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.3 0
.30
.30
.40
1 .3 5
.40
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.95
.70
3 .9 0
2 .2 0
1 .3 0
.65
.45
.30
. 30
4 .6 0
3 .5 0
1. 20
.70
.30
.95
2 .6 0
2 .7 0
1 .8 0
2 .2 0
.20
1 .3 5
.60
.65
.75
.65
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.30
.15
.80
.50

For th e pu rpo se of thi s Sec tion , d uly li cen sed sup p liers or d istribu tors of
goo d, co mmodi ties or g eneral m erch a ndise to p erma n en t occup a nts of ma rk et sta ll s,
boo ths, tienda s, or other sp a ces in the ma rk et, in clud ing st a ll h old ers or o ccu pa n ts
wh en brin gi ng good s, com modi ties or mer ch a nd is e to the ma rk et in su ch q ua n titi es
su ff icien t onl y to rep len ish o r au gment th eir stock , s ha l l not b e con sid ered as
tra ns ien t v en dors an d sh a ll n ot b e required to pa y the ma rk et entra n ce fee s th erein
impos ed.
S EC T I ON 1 66 . Pa y ment of fe es a p re-req ui site. - Fis h, d res sed m ea t, dressed
ch ick en , fru its , veg eta ble ga rd en a nd fa rm crop s, fore st prod ucts an d ma nu fa ctu r ed
goo ds sha ll n ot b e allow ed in th e pu bl ic ma rk ets o f C ag a ya n de Oro C i ty u nl ess th e
ma rk et fees i mp osed in th is C ha p ter a re fi rst pai d.
S EC T I ON 16 7. Ca sh tick ets. - Ex cept a s otherw ise prov ided , th e ma rk et f ees
co lle cted p u rs ua nt to th is C hap ter sha ll be a ck n ow ledg ed i n ful l by the City
Econ o mi c Enterp rises Depa rt men t Ma n a g er o r his dep uti es th roug h the issu a nce of
ca sh ti ck ets, a t the ba ck of w hich shal l be w ritten the n a me o f th e perso n w ho
bou g ht o r pai d for i t, t he d a te of pa y men t an d the total a mo un t pa id and collect ed

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a nd th e s pa ce for it, a nd s hal l b e g ood on ly for th e spa ce or spa ces , p rodu ct or


prod ucts pa i d for and for th e d ay for w hi ch is sued .
C a sh tick ets an d off i ci al re cei pts i ssu ed fo r th e d ay or mo nth s ha l l b e
di spl a y ed i n a conspicu ous pla ce wi thi n the stall by the stall ho lder con cerned .
S EC T I ON 1 68. Proh ib iti ons. - I t s hall be un la w fu l for a ny p ers on t o do a ny of
the follow in g a cts i n any of t he pub li c ma rk ets of C ag a ya n d e Oro:
1)
2)
3)
4)
5)
6)
7)
8)
9)

S leep in th e stal ls or in th e p remis es of p ub lic


ma rk ets.

Peddl e or ha wk a n y co mmod ity in sid e, nea r or


a bo ut t he p remi ses of th e pu b lic ma rk et.
Ob struct, w heth er th e w h ole or th e p a rt of any
a isl e, s idewa lk , ca n al, corrid or or pa ssag ewa y o f the pu bli c ma rk et.
Pos t h a n db ills a nd oth er k ind s of ad v ertisem en ts on
the wa lls of or a n y oth er p a rt of a ny b uil di ng in th e ma rk et .
To bu ild fi re in th e ma rk et or its p remi ses, ex cept
in th e coo k ed food sec tion w here th e lesse es ma y b e allow ed to in sta l l ga s
stov e s and oth er h ea tin g dev ices u p on prior app rova l of th e City Ma y or.
To sell stal e, rotti ng , d eteriora ti ng or d eco mp osed
mea t , fi sh , v eg eta bl es, fru its a nd other edi bles .
To l oa f, loi ter or idle in the ma rk et s .
To a n noy, di stra ct, ob stru ct or v ex the ma rk et
a dministra t ors, col lect ors a nd oth er
e mpl oyee s ass ign ed to th e ma rk ets
wh il e in th e p erforma n ce of th eir d uti es.
To b rin g anima ls to pu bl ic ma rk et premi se s or lea ve
the sa me th erea t .

S EC T I ON 16 9 . Pen a lty Cla use .- A ny person v io la tin g any prov is ion s of thi s
C hap ter sh a ll b e pun ish ed with a fi n e not less tha n P 50 0 .0 0 n or more tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris onm en t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mont h and ten (10 ) d ay s n or
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the cou r t. T h is i s w ith out prejudi ce to the ca n c ella ti on o f t he a wa rd o r the l ea se
co n tra ct.
C H APT E R 4 1 : T RA NS FER OF MAR KE T S STA LLS
S EC T I ON 17 0. T ra nsfer s ta ll rig hts. - Tra n sfer of ma rk et sta ll s ei ther throu gh
wa iv er, assu mp tion of ob li g a tio n or by h eredi ty suc cessio n is prohib ited exc ep t
un der the fo llow ing cond iti ons :
a.

T ha t h eredi ta ry succ essi on s hal l b e limited on ly


immed ia te legi tima te hei rs of th e Ori gi na l sta l l aw a rdee ;

to d irect, leg a l a nd

b.

T ha t th e said hei rs mu st w ithin six ty (6 0 ) day s from d ea th of the


orig ina l a wa rd ed sig ni fy a n d fi le h is appli ca ti on w ith th e p roper auth oriti es o f
thei r in terest to su c ceed on th e va ca nt sta l l;

c.

T ha t if t her e are 2 or more immed ia te an d legi tima te heirs w ho a re


in teres ted, th e a wa rd sha ll be d one throu gh a ra ffl e by th e Ma rk et C ommitte e;

d.

T ha t in ca se th ere a re no inter es ted direct hei rs wi thi n th e 60 day s


peri od, th e sta ll sha ll b e decla red v a ca n t a nd su bj ect to reg ul a r-a wa rd
proced ure .

S EC T I ON 1 71 . Va ca n t S ta l ls. - A djudi ca tion of va ca n t sta lls in the publ ic


ma rk et sh all be a wa rd ed onl y throu g h ra ffl e in a cc orda nc e with th e prov isi on of
T itle XI I I (L oca l Tax a tion ) of this C ode.

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S EC T I ON
1 72 . Pen a lty cl a us e. - . A ny a wa rd o f sta l l wh ich v iola te s th is
C hap ter shal l b e ca n celed an d t he a w a rdee sh a ll be ev icted i mmedia tely fro m th e
sta l l pre m ises . T he off ic ers respo nsi bl e fo r the v iol a tiv e aw a rd s hall be h eld
a dministra t iv ely liabl e.
C H APT E R 4 2 : S TA LL RE NTA L A ND M ARKE T FE E S
S EC T I ON 173 . S ta ll rent a l an d ma rk et fee s:
S ta ll renta l in al l of t he fol low in g fo ur exis tin g pub li c ma rk ets sh a ll be a s
follow s:
1 . C ogon M a rk et -

Mea t S talls
Fish S tal ls
C ook ed Fo o d S ta lls
Frui ts a n d Veg etabl es
Mis cel la n eous
Tex tile

P
P
P
P
P
P

1 9 .2 6 / sq .m. p er da y
6.14

2.67

1.73

0.91

0.99

2 . Ca rmen Ma rk et-

Mea t S talls
Fish S tal ls
C ook ed Fo o d S ta lls
Frui ts a n d Veg etabl es
Mis cel la n eous
Tex tile

P
P
P
P
P
P

1 6 .1 6 / sq .m. p er da y
5.15

2.24

1.45

0.77

0.83

3 . Puerto Ma rk et-

Mea t S talls
Fish S tal ls
C ook ed Fo o d S ta lls
Frui ts a n d Veg etabl es
Mis cel la n eous

P
P
P
P
P

1 8 .3 7 / sq .m. p er da y
5.86

2.54

1.65

0.87

4 . Ag ora Ma rk et -

Mea t S talls
Fish S tal ls
C ook ed Fo o d S ta lls
Frui ts a n d Veg etabl es
Mis cel la n eous

P
P
P
P
P

3 . 7 0/ sq. m. per da y
1.18

0.51

0.33

0.18

Mon thl y ren ta ls fi x ed in a ll th e ab ov e sha l l be pa id n ot la ter tha n the 20 th of


ev ery mont h . Prov id ed, tha t the ra te of ren ta l h erein fi x ed sha l l a u toma tica lly
in crea s e by t en p ercen t per a nn um to cov er i nfl a ti ona ry ch a ng es .
C H AP T ER 4 3 : ME AT A ND FI SH LA BE LI NG
S EC T I ON 1 74 . Ta g s/La b els for Mea t and Fis h. - A ll m ea t ven do rs cond ucti ng
bu sin ess i n th e pu bli c
ma rk ets of Ca g ay a n d e Oro Ci ty an d i n a ny oth er
esta b lis hment w here mea t i s disp la y ed a nd/ or so ld sh ould prop erly an d con sp ic uou sl y prov id e ta gs for all mea t , mea t produ cts s uch a s t a pa , choriz o, and oth er
k ind of mea t w h ich are pres erv ed or t rea ted w ith ch emi ca l s or process ed throu gh
dryin g, cook ing, smok i ng or s altin g, ind ica ti ng o n su ch ta g s the ki nd o f m ea t. Fi sh
sh a ll a lso be la b eled fre s h if it ha s been obtai ned from th e s ourc e not longer tha n
tw elv e (12) h ours from the time of di spl a y. O therw ise i t sha l l be lab eled sta l e,
a s t he ca se ma y b e.
T he t a g o r la b el sh a ll be made o f gal va n iz ed s he et meta l or a ny d urab le
ma t eri a l not les s tha n twel ve inch es long a nd th ree i nch e s w id e b ea ring the wo rd s
tha t w il l id enti fy th e k ind a nd q uali ty o f th e mea t, mea t prod u cts or fi sh b eing
di spl a y ed or sold . T h e letters of s uch tag s or la b els shal l be prin ted in bl ock
for m on both sid es an d sh a ll not be less th a n one inch hei gh t a nd (1/ 2) in ch w id e.

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For thi s p urpo se, t he C ity Econo mic Enterp rises Depa rt men t Ma na g er sh all
iss ue the a fore ci ted ta g or l abel to the mea t or fi sh v en dor up on pa y ment of a fee of
P 2.0 0 p er ta g or la b el. He may ord er th e remov a l a nd cond emna t ion of th e sa m e
wh en in his opt ion the w ord s pri nted th ereon a re n o lo ng er di stin ct and clea r or
wh en th ere a re si gn s or ind ica ti on th a t th ey ha ve been a l tered, era sed or in a ny
ma n n er ta mpered with for fra ud ul ent a nd illeg al pu rp oses .
S EC T I ON 1 75 . P roh ib ited Acts:
(a )

I t sh a ll be un la w ful fo r an y person c ond uctin g busi ness a t the pub lic


ma rk ets of Cag a ya n de Oro or at a ny oth er es ta bl ish men t or pla ce sp e cifi ed by
prop er a u th ori ty to di spl a y or s ell mea t o r mea t p rodu cts w ith ou t properl y
id enti fy i ng its kind and qua l ity by mea n s of a ta g or la bel a s d escribed in th e
nex t precedi ng sec tion.

(b)

O nly fresh mea t or fi sh as con te mp la ted in th is p a ra grap h sh a l l be


di spl a y ed or sold a t th e p u bli c ma rk ets or at a ny ot her esta b li shment o r pla ce
sp eci fi ed by proper au thori ty. Howev e r, a n y perso n ma y dis pla y or s ell fro zen
fi sh or mea t; Prov id ed , th a t th e sa m e w a s fresh w h en pla ced in cold s torage;
a nd Prov id ed furth er, t ha t the fa ct o f its b eing froz en or pres erv ed b y
refri gera ti on sh a ll be mad e k now n to th e bu yi ng pu bli c by mea ns of a ta g or
lab el.

(c)

I t sh a ll be un la w ful fo r an y person to mi srepres ent on e kin d of mea t a s


tha t of t he other or mixin g sev era l k ind s of mea t an d fal sely mak e it app ea r a s
one k ind.

S EC T I ON 176 . En fo rc ement. - Th e Ci ty Veterina ri a n or hi s M ea t I nsp ector


sh a ll in ves tig a te a nd exa mi ne a t lea st th ree ti mes (3X ) a da y the fi sh or mea t
di spl a y ed or so ld at the p ub lic ma rk ets a n d els ewh ere, a nd s ha ll mak e a rep ort of
hi s fi nd ing s to the City M a y or or to th e C i ty Fi sca l w h enev er there ha s b een a
v iola ti on of th is Cha p ter.
S EC T I ON 177 . Pen a lty cla use . An y p erson v iola tin g a ny provi sion s of th is
C hap ter shal l b e pen aliz ed with a fi ne n ot less t ha n P 1, 5 00 .00 no r more th a n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
C H APT E R 4 4 : WAT ER AN D E LEC TR I C C ONS UM PT I ON
S EC T I ON 17 8. Wa ter C on necti on. - Wa ter con n ection in th e sta ll sha ll b e the
respo nsi bil ity of the s ta ll holder. I t sh a ll only be d on e by a regula r p lu mb er of th e
C ity.
S EC T I ON 1 79 . Elec tric In sta l la tion . - E lectrica l i nst alla ti ons , modi fi ca ti on, or
renov a ti on (mi nor or ma j or), o r a n y serv ices in a l l compon en ts of th e C it y Econ omi c
En terpri ses Dep a rtment s ha ll b e don e on ly by th e C ity E con omic En terpri ses
Depa rt men t ele ctri ci a n a nd /or other electrica l ma in ten a nce p erson nel.
S EC T I ON 18 0 . El ec trica l Fe es . - T he foll owi ng Ca g ay a n de Oro Electric Power
a nd Ligh t Co mp a ny (C EPALC O) ra te a s herei n ado pted i s hereb y i mp osed upon
v end ors in a ll comp on ents of th e Ci ty E co nomic En terpris es Depa rtm en t for
elec trica l con su mptio n ta pp ed from th e ma in meters :

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Est ima ted Mon thl y KW H C on su mp tion


Fix tu re/ Eq ui pment :
Kw h us e/ mont h:

Wa t tage :

1 ) I nca n des cen t B ul b


50
2 ) I nca n des cen t B ul b
18 ;2 4; 30 ; 3 6
3 ) Flu ore scent La mp
21 "20 w bu lb (w/
bal la st)
32
6; 8; 10 ;1 2
6; 8; 10 ;1 2
4 ) Flu ore scent La mp
48 " 40 w bu lb (w/
bal la st)
53
6; 8; 10 ;1 2
10 ;1 3; 16 ; 1 9
5 ) Desk Fa n 16 "
6 ) Aircon di tion Un it(1 HP )
1 , 42 0
7 ) Aircon di tion Un it(1 .5 HP) 2 , 2 5 0
8 ) Aircon di tion Un it(2 .0 HP)
9 ) Refrig era tor 7 cu. ft .
1 0)
Refrig era tor 8 cu. ft .
1 1)
Refrig era tor 9 cu. ft .
1 2)
Refrig era tor 1 0 cu . ft .
1 3)
Refrig era tor 1 1 cu . ft .
1 4)
Fre ezer 1 5 cu . ft .
1 5)
Wa t er Pump ( HP )
1 6)
T.V. S et 14 " C olor

Hour s /Da y :

Es tima ted

6; 8; 10 ;1 2
10 0

9; 12 ;1 5; 1 8
6; 8; 10 ;1 2

74
10
10
3, 358
14 0
15 0
15 5
17 0
24 0
26 6
37 3
80

8
42 6
67 5
10
14
14
14
14
14
14
10
5

18
1, 007
59
63
65
71
10 1
11 2
11 2
12

S EC T I ON 1 81 . Pa ymen t. - T h e pa yment for el ectri ca l cons u mpt ion sha ll be


ma d e by th e v end ors a t th e end of ea ch month .
S EC T I ON 18 2. S ervi ce Fee s. - For serv ice an d p roper ma in tena nce of
elec trica l lin es, a fee of 1 0% of the mon thl y bi ll sha ll b e imp osed up on the v end ors.
S EC T I ON 1 83 . O ther Reg ul a tion s. - Ven do rs are h ow ev er a ll owed to esta b lis h
thei r sep a ra te electric meter s. I n th a t ca s e, fees sh a ll b e deter mi ned fro m th e
in div i dua l meter rea di ng plu s th e servi ce fee of 10 % th ereo f a s provid ed in th e nex t
precedi ng se cti on.
S EC T I ON 1 84 . Penal ty cla u se. - T h e foll owi ng ad mi nis tra tiv e sa nction s s hal l
be imp osed for th e fol low in g v i ola tio ns :
a ) For un a uth oriz ed i nsta lla tion s, mod ifi ca tion, or ren ov a tio n (min or or major) o f
wa ter a n d el ectri ca l lin es, a fi n e of P30 0 . 00 s ha ll be impos ed a n d immed ia te
di sconn e ction sh all be eff ect ed if th e i ns ta lla t ion is fa u lty, oth erw ise ne cessa ry
co rr ecti on ma y b e un dert a k en;
b) For n on - pay ment of el ectri c b ill in th e a mo un t
co n su mpti on, elec tric s erv i ce sha ll b e d iscon ne cted ;

equiv a len t

to

mon t hs

c) For la t e pa y men ts (f or fl a t ra t e an d with Kw h meter) a s urcha rg e o f 2% of the


a mo un t du e sha l l be imp osed . La te pay m ent i s un dersto od to b e pay men t a fter 5
day s gra c e period .
C H APT E R 4 5 : W EI G HI NG SC A LE S

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S EC T I ON 18 5. Off icia l w eig hi ng sca le or dev ice. - T he u se of C lock w ise


Wei gh ing S ca l e or Dev ice in a ll p u bli c ma rk ets o f C aga y a n d e Oro i s pres cribed
a nd a u th orized .
For th is p urpo se, th e C ity T rea su rer sh a ll recom men d to t he Ci ty M a yo r
for hi s ap prova l the t yp e or s pecifi ca tion of su ch Clock w is e Weigh in g S cale o r
Dev ice as th e off i cial wei ghin g s cal e to be us ed in th e pu bl ic ma rk ets of Ca ga y a n
de Oro C ity.
S EC T I ON 1 86 . Duty. - I t sh a ll be the dut y of every s ta ll hold er in an y se ction
of the publ ic mark et s, req ui r ing the u se of w eig hi ng sca le, to prov id e th e
C lock w ise Weig hi ng S ca le or Dev ice p rescribed i n t he prec eding section .
S EC T I ON 18 7. P roh ibi tion - U se of Un pres crib ed S ca l e. - I t sh a ll b e unla w ful
for a ny stall hol der to u se an y ty p e or specifi ca ti on of Weigh in g S ca le or Dev ice
oth er th a n th e one p res cri bed or to use ta mpered sca les in the co nd uct of h is
bu sin ess.
S EC T I ON 18 8. Pena l ty cla u se. - A ny pers on v iola tin g the p rovi sion s of thi s
ch a p ter sh a ll be pu nis hed w ith a fi n e of not less tha n P 5 00 .0 0 n or mor e tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 or a n impris onment o f n ot les s th a n on e (1) mon th an d ten (10 ) da y s n or
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the co ur t.
CHA P T ER 46 : A GOR A MA R KET - LA ND I NG AR E A
S EC T I ON 1 89. Agora - La n ding Area . - T h a t p ortion
of
th e
Ag ora
dev elo pment sit e l oca ted a t the ea stern s ide of t he ma rk et a ctu a lly uti liz ed a s
Frui ts a nd Veg etab les La nding A rea , is h ereby decla red a s Frui ts, Veg etabl es an d
Ro ot C rops L a nd ing Area .
S EC T I ON 1 90 . S ta ll ren ta ls. - T h e rent a l for th e use of th e ex isti ng st a lls
a nd tho se tha t may herea f ter be con struct ed shal l be a t th e ra te of T hree Hun d red
Fifty Pesos (P 3 50 .00) per mon th .
S EC T I ON 19 1 . Penal ty cla u se. - For n on- pay ment of the ab ov e- prescri bed
renta l , a fi ne of not l ess th a n P 50 0 . 00 n or more th a n P 1, 50 0 . 00 or a n imp rison ment
of not l ess th a n One (1) mont h a n d ten (10) da y s nor more tha n four (4 ) mon ths , or
bot h s uch fi ne and impri son men t a t the di screti on of th e court, sh a ll be imp osed .
CHA P T ER 47 : C OGO N M A R KE T REG U LA R STA LLS
S EC T I ON 1 92. R egu la r sta ll s. - T he sp a ce i mmedia tely u nd er t he sta irs of the
cen ter bu ild in g at C ogon M a rk et fa ci ng O smea S treet is con v ert ed in to tw o (2 )
regu la r s ta lls .
CH A PT ER 48 : C A RM EN MA RKE T - FRUI TS A ND VEG E TA BLE SE C TI ON
S EC T I ON 1 93 . Ca rmen Perim eter S tal ls. - T h e p erime ter st a lls
Ma rk et are d ecl a red a s Fru its and Veg eta bles S ecti on .

at

C a rmen

C HAP TE R 4 9 : STA LLS /B OOTH AT C A RM EN M A R KE T A ND I NTE GR AT ED BUS


TE RM I NA L
S EC T I ON 19 4 . C a rmen Ma rk et Perimeter S ta lls & I B T Booth s. - T h e perimeter
sta l ls a t Ca rm en Ma rk et a nd bo oths at th e I B T a re hereb y d ecl a red va ca n t, renta ble
a nd open fo r i nterest ed less ees /a pp lica n ts, a w a rding of w hich w il l be su bj ect to a
ra ffl e to b e ad mi nistered by th e M a rk et C ommit tee .

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S EC T I ON 1 95. Aw a rd of stall /b ooth . - I n the aw a rd or allot men t of p eri me ter


sta l ls a t a ny Pu bl ic Ma rk et an d a t th e I n tegra ted Bu s Termi na l, prefer en ce sh all be
given to the a ctual o ccu pa n ts th ereo f; Prov i ded , they a re n ot di squ ali fi ed to lea se
the sa me u nd er the prov i sion s of Cha pt er 40 of th is T itle; an d Prov id ed, furth er,
tha t th e pres ent occu pa n ts a re n ot d elinqu ent in th e pa yment of th eir fees .
For pu rpos es of thi s C ha pt er, p erimet er stal lh old ers w ho a re d eli nq uen t i n
thei r fees are giv en thi rty (3 0) da y s fro m n otice to set tl e th eir un pai d fee s,
oth erw is e t he stall sha ll be decl a red v a ca n t, to b e disp osed of in a ccord a nce wi th
the prov is ion s of Ch a pt er 40 of T itl e XI of th is C od e a s a regu la r sta ll .
C HAP TE R 5 0 : HAW KIN G, P E DD LI NG AN D SE LL I NG IN S ID E WA LKS
S EC T I ON 196 . Proh ib iti on - ha wk , sel l or p edd le. - N o pers on sh a ll ha w k, sel l
or ped dl e hi s/h er wa res in or a lo ng the s id ewal k s, a lley s, ai sles or co rri dors of the
publ ic ma rk et s and the I nt egra ted B us Termi na l in Cag a ya n d e Oro City, as w ell a s
stre ets or pla ces immedi a tely surrou nd ing sa id est a bl ish men ts .
S EC T I ON 1 97 . Prohi bi tion - bu il ding stru ctu re. - N o p ers on sha ll pu t u p a ny
stru ctu re, sha n ty, b a ron g- baron g, s hed, tab le or pu sh ca rt in or a l ong th e p la ces
men tio ned h ereo f for the pu rpose of sell ing or k eepin g hi s wa res or a rti cl es for
sa le to th e pub lic .
S EC T I ON 19 8. Pen a lty cla u se. - For viol a tion of th e fo reg oin g prov isi ons , a
fi ne of n ot less tha n P 50 0 . 00 n or more tha n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 or an imp riso nm ent o f n ot
less th a n on e (1 ) mon th a nd t en (10 ) da ys n or more t ha n fou r (4 ) mon t hs, or such
fi ne a nd impri son men t a t the di screti on of th e cour t, sh a ll be imp osed .
CH AP T ER 51 : I NTE G RATE D B US TE RM IN A L (I BT ) P OLI C I E S
S EC T I ON 1 99 . Defi n iti on of Terms :
1 . S erv ice - mea n to inclu d e all th e fa cil ities in th e termin a l th a t w ou ld
ens ure t he benefi t of th e rid ing pu bli c.
2 . Termin al - th e present I n teg ra ted B us Termin a l a dja cen t to Ag ora,
L apa sa n.
3 . Op era tor - mea ns a person w ho is a h old er of a cert ifi ca te of pub li c
co nv ey a nc e.
S EC T I ON 20 0 . Admin ist ra tion , op era tion and
ma in tena nce of th e bu s
ter mi na l . - T he Integ ra ted B us Ter mina l shal l be un d er th e ad mini stra ti on, op era tion
a nd ma i nten a n ce of th e Ci ty E cono mic En terpri ses Depa rtmen t w hich s ha l l do th e
follow in g du ties a nd res pon sib ili ties:
a ) Ma i nten a nce of fa cilities i .e. keep ing the fen ce an d g a tes in ta ct, rep la cin g
bu rn- out bul b, etc .
b) Keep in g th e p remi ses in a cl ea n a nd sa nita ry con di tion . For th is purp ose, bu s
opera t ors a ss ign ed in sp ecifi c bay s sha ll p rovid e th eir ow n ga rb age rec ep ta cles.
c) En forci ng op era tion al rules fo r veh icu la r mov e men ts and p ark ing i nsi de t he
a rea ;
d) Keep in g th e termi na l a rea clea r of u na u tho ri z ed v end ors a nd sq ua tters ;
e) Reg u la tin g the opera tion of ea teri es.
f) Ma i ntai n p ea ce an d order in sid e th e ter min al a rea ;
g) Keep in g da il y rec ords of bu s depa rture for w eekly sub missi on of rep orts to the
C ity T rea su rer ;
h) C ollectin g fee s fro m dep a rting bus e s an d pa s seng ers;
i) Keep in g a ccou nts of coll e ction , op era tion exp ense s , ren ta l, et c. ;
j) Perform al l other fun ction s requ ired for the eff i ci en t op era tion of th e I nteg ra ted
Bu s Termin a l.

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S EC T I ON 201 . Reg ula tion . - T h e fol low ing rules an d regu la t ion s s ha l l b e
obs erved :
a ) Ma i nten a nce serv ice s and ma j or repa i rs of any v eh icle sh all not be all ow ed
in sid e th e b us termi nal a rea ;
b) T he ma in tena n ce
and
rep airs
of a n a rea of the I n teg ra ted B us Termin a l
in cl ud ing al l fa ci lit ies th erein sh a ll b e th e sole res pon sib il ity of th e less ee, a s
ma y b e p rovid ed in the C on tra ct of L ea se. T h e area or p ortion s th ereo f not
in cl ud ed in the L ea se C on tra ct sh a ll be the res pon sib ili ty of th e C EE D.
c) Da ma ges of the bu ildi ng d ue to reck less dri v ing shal l be ch a rg ed to the errin g
pa rty.
d) P riv a te v ehi cl es s ha ll n ot b e a l low ed t o p ark in sid e th e ter min al a rea .
e) Pa ss eng er veh icles w ait ing fo r p a ssen gers mus t b e p ark ed prop erly on the
bay s provid ed for thi s p urp ose .
f) After l ea vi ng th e termin al, n o p a ssen ger vehicle sh a ll be a llo wed to sol icit
pa s seng ers with in the radi us
of 5, 00 0 lin ea r meters mea s ured a long the
N a tiona l Hig hw a y from th e b us termin a l determin ed to be a t C ug ma n, on t he
ea stern si de; a t Bu lu a, on th e w estern sid e ; In da ha g, on t he sou thw es tern sid e;
a nd K m. 1, (Airp ort road ) on th e so uth wes t ern sid e .
g) Arriv ing pa ssen g er bu ses s hall be a llow ed to un loa d pa ssen gers a nd ca rg oes
onl y on the bay s a ssi gn ed for thi s purp ose.
S EC T I ON 20 2 . A ssig nm en t of B a y s. - Ba y s a t th e Integ ra ted B us Ter mina l
oth er tha n t hose un d er thi s C h apter s ha l l b e a ssign ed a s fol low s:
a ) Ev ery bu s opera tor sha ll b e a s sig ned n ot mor e th a n two bay s.
b) An y ba y ma y b e us ed by an y bu s o pera tor on dep a rture ba si s or th rou gh C ont ra ct
of L ea se .
S EC T I ON 20 3. Fe e co lle ctio n a nd repo rt ing . co lle cted for th e use of the termin a l bay s:
a ) L a rg e b us es
b) Min i bu ses

Th e follow ing

f ees sha l l be

P 2 0.0 0/ dep a rtu re


P 1 5. 00/ dep a rtu re

S EC T I ON 20 4 . R ental of s pa ces a nd oth er fees . ch a rg ed a s rent a ls or fe es:

T he foll owi ng ra t e s sha ll be

a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

P 50 0 .0 0 / mon th rent a l for the ca n teen in th e ea s tern termin a l bu ild in g;


P 80 0 .0 0 / mon th rent a l for the off ice s pa ce in th e ea s tern termin a l bu ild ing;
P 60 0 .0 0 / month ren tal fo r the bod ega in th e ea stern termin a l bui ld ing ;
P 10 0 .0 0 / mon th rent a l for the sna ck cen t er a t the ea stern ter mina l buildi ng ;
P 1, 0 00 . 0 0/ mon th renta l fo r th e sp a ce a t th e secon d fl oor o f th e w estern ter mina l
bu ild ing;
f. P 1, 5 00 . 0 0/ mon th
ren ta l for th e spa ce a t th e secon d fl o or of th e wes tern
ter mi na l bu ildin g .
g . P 1, 0 00 . 0 0 / mon th renta l for the bak ery produ cts d isp la y cen ters;
h . P 1, 0 00 . 0 0/ mon th renta l for the off ice s pa ce a t the wes t ern termin a l bu ild ing;
i . P 5.0 0 for th e hea v y tru ck s ; P 3. 00 for l igh t v ehi cl es a s en tra n ce fee for ev ery
v ehicle enteri ng th e termin a l co mpou nd to un load ca rgo es an d/ or pa ssen gers .
S EC T I ON 2 05 . Portera g e a nd Ca rgo Ha nd li ng . - T he portera g e a nd ca rgo
ha n dl in g shal l b e p rovided by th e bu s opera tor. S uch porters a nd ca rg o h a n dlers
sh a ll h a v e a M ayor s Per mit a fter
pay ment of P20 0 . 0 0 per a nn um.
Prov ided,
how ev er, th a t pa ss eng ers w ho des ire to ca rry th eir own ca rgoes sh a ll n ot b e
obl ig ed to a va il of th e s erv i ces of h a nd lers.
C H APT E R 52 : TE RM I NA L F EE S AT IB T

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S EC T I ON 20 6. Termi na l Fees. - Th ere sh a ll b e levied a termi na l fee up on


ow ner or op era tor of any v ehi cl e loa d ing an d/ or un load in g ca rgoes a nd /or
pa s seng ers insi de the Bu s Termin al a t the follow in g ra tes :
a.
b.
c.
d.

T ru ck s ( Isu zu El f and oth ers). . P 5.0 0


Jeepn ey s, Pi ck up . . . .. . . . . . .. . . . . . .. . P 3.0 0
Motor el a . . . .. .. .. . .. .. . . . .. .. . . . .. . .. . ... .
P 1.0 0
Mon ica (PU) .. . . .. . . .. . .. . . . . . .. . . . . . .. P 1.0 0

S EC T I ON 20 7. C ollec tion a nd d isp osi tion o f fe es. - T h e fees a nd /or ch a rges


a s herein prov ided s hal l b e coll ect ed by th e City Trea s urer an d /or h is dep u ties up on
iss ua n ce of Off icial Receip ts.
An y fees a n d/ or cha rg es col le cted sha l l a ccrue to th e Gen era l Fu n d.
S EC T I ON 2 08 . Pena l ty cla us e. - A ny p erson viola t ing th e provi sion s of the
for egoi ng secti ons sh a ll b e pun ish ed with a fi ne not les s th a n P 50 0 . 00 n or more
tha n P 1, 5 00 .00 o r a n i mp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n o ne (1) mon th a nd ten (10 ) d ay s
nor more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or b oth su ch fi n e a nd imp riso nment a t th e d iscretio n
of th e ou t .
CHA P TER 53 : STOR A GE FEE S F OR C A RGOE S AT I B T
S EC T I ON 2 09 . Defi n iti on of Term : S TOR AGE refers to ca rgo es
in to a nd stored a t a n y pa rt of th e B us Termin a l bey on d t hree (3 ) h ours .

broug ht

S EC T I ON 2 10 . S tora ge Fees . T here sh a ll be l evi ed a s torage fe e upon al l


ow ners of ca rgoes w h o s ha l l brin g in to a nd stor e the said ca rgo es a t a n y pa rt of
the Bu sTer minal a t the Ag ora a t t he fol low ing ra t es:
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
f)
g)
h)
i)
j)
k)
l)
m)
n)
o)
p)
q)
r)
s)
t)
u)
v)

S alted fi sh (p er k erosen e ca n ) ............................................ .. P


Dried Fis h (p er b ox )
. .. .. .. . .. . .................................... 1 .0 0
S ala S et (per set)
................................................... 2 .0 0
S teel Ba rs (p er l eng th)
. .. .. .. ......................................... 0 .2 5
C emen t (p er bag )
................................................... 0 .5 0
C a rtoon of Dresse s
................................................... 1 .0 0
T ires (p er piece)
................................................... 0 .5 0
S a ck of cer ea ls
................................................... 0 .5 0
S a ck of v eg eta bl es a n d others ............................................ .. .. .
C ra te of Gla sses
................................................... 1 .0 0
C ra te of sh oes (per cra te) . .. ............................................... 1 .0 0
Ace ty len e an d Oxy g en Cyl ind er .......................................... .. ..
P ly woo d p er sh e et
................................................... 0 .2 5
L umber (p er b d. ft.)
. .. .. .. . .. . .................................... 0 .0 1
G.I .sh eets (per s heet)
. .. .. . ........................................... 0 .2 5
fi lled d rum (per dru m)
. .. .. .. ........................................ 0 .5 0
sa ck of dress es (p er sa ck) .................................................... .. .. .
S a ck of sl ip pers (by sa ck) . .. .. . ........................................... 1 .0 0
Box o f Toma t oes (b y box ) . .. .. . ........................................... 0 .5 0
S a ck of sa lted sh ri mp s(/ sa ck ) ............................................. .. .. . .
Box o f oni ons (per box )
. .. .. .. ......................................... 1 .0 0
Box o r sa ck of a ny it em
. .. .. .. ......................................... 0 .5 0

1 . 00

0 . 50
1 . 00

1 . 00
2 . 00

C H APT E R 5 4 : LAWND A LE S PR IN G
S EC T I ON 21 1. N a ming . - T h e spri ng in Ta g u a na o, M a ca sa ndi g, t his Ci ty, i s
hereb y na m ed L a wnd a le S p rin g.
CHA P TER 55 : T H E LAW ND ALE S WI M M I NG P OOL

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S EC T I ON 212 . Fees. - Th ere s ha l l be levied , imp osed and coll ect ed up on a n y


perso n wh o uses th e La w n dal e Sw im mi ng Pool and /o r a n y of its fa ci liti es, a fe e a t
the follow in g ra tes:
a . E nt ra nce Fee
b. Pa rki ng Fee
c . C ottag e Fe e

P 2.0 0 per a dul t


1 .0 0 p er chi ld 12 y ea rs ol d and bel ow
0 .5 0 p er motor cycle or ot her two - w heel v ehi cl e ;
1 .0 0 p er motorela or oth er th re e-w h eel v eh icle;
4 .0 0 p er 4 -w heel v ehi cl e
10 .00 p er cotta g e
C I T Y C EM E TERY

CH A PT ER 56 : C EM ETE RY, MEM OR I A L PA RK A ND D I SP OSA L OF T HE DE A D


S EC T I ON 2 13 . Defi n iti on of term s:
a ) C EME TE RY - P ublic or priv a te la nd u sed for t he b u ria l o f the dead a n d oth er
us es ded ica ted for
cem etery pu rpos es, to in cl ud e la ndsca p e, grou nd s,
driv ew a y s, wa lk s, colu mb a riu ms, crema tories, mortua ri es, ma u sol eums, ni ch es,
grav ey a rds a nd p ub lic com fort rooms .
b) ME MORI AL PA RK - A pri va t ely ow ned cem etery with well k ept l a nd sca ped
la w ns, w id e roa d wa y s a nd foo tpa th s sep a ra tin g the a rea s a ssi gn ed for grou nd
in termen ts, tomb s, mau sol eums, and col umba riu ms, wi th or with ou t a mortua ry
ch a p el an d prov id ed w ith sy stema tic
c) C INE R ARI UM - Nich e in a tomb o r col umba ri um to a cco mmod a te
an
urn
co n tai ni ng th e a sh es of a cre ma ted bod y.
d) C INE R ARY REM AI NS - Ash es res ul tin g fro m th e crema ti on of a d ead bod y.
e) C ENOTA P H - A n e mp ty tomb o r mon u men t erected for th e dead .
f) C OLU MBA RI U M - A s epu lcher w it h niche s for cin erary rema i ns .
g) GR AV EYAR DS - A cem etery or p ortion of a ce metery res erv ed for groun d
in termen ts or for th e erection o f a ma uso leum o r tomb .
h) MAR K ER - A cr oss, s ta k e, or t ablet made of wood, ston e o r concret e to ma rk a
grav e .
i) MAU S OL EU M - A la rge sta t ely t o mb which ca n a cco mmod a te tw o or more
in termen ts, us ua l ly with p rov isio n for a n o ssu a ry or a cin era riu m.
j) ME MORI AL - A mo nu men t, ma rk er, tab let, h eads tone, tomb ston e, p riv a te
ma u sol eum or t omb , for fa mi ly or i ndiv id ua l us e.
k ) MON U MENT - A tombst on e, or memoria l concr ete, g ra n ite, ma rbl e or oth er
du rabl e ston e ex tending
ab ov e the surfa ce
of th e grou nd , u sua lly wi th
decora ti ve urn s or s ymb olic s ta tu a ry.
l) N ICHE - I nt ermen t sp a ce for cin era ry rema i ns.
m ) OSS UARY - T h e in tern ment sp a ce for bo nes of th e d ea d.
n) S EPUL C HER - A b uria l pla ce sol idl y bu il t of ston e or concret e.
o) TAB L ET - A sma l l fl a t of ma rbl e or s imila r ma teria l con ta in ing a n i nscrip tion,
us ua l ly lai d fl a t on grou nd .
p) T OMB - An a b ov e grou n d s epu lcher wi thou t roof or ca nop y.
q) T OMB S TO NE - A st on e ma rk i ng p la ce of burial .
r ) VA ULT - T he in ter men t rec ept a cl e for coff ins of rein for ced concre te, c ov ered
a nd sea led, eith er su nk i nto or resti ng on th e g ro un d.
s) BU RI AL GRO UN DS - A cem etery, me morial pa rk or any p la ce a u th orized by la w
for perma n ent disposa l of the dead .
t) EM BAL MI NG - Prepa ri ng , di sin fecti ng , a nd preserv in g a dea d bod y for fi nal
di spos a l.
u) EM BAL ME R - A person w h o pra cti ces e mba lmin g.
v ) UN DE RTA KIN G - T he ca re, tra ns port a nd dis posal of th e bo dy of a d ecea sed
perso n b y a n y mea n s other tha n embal mi ng .
w ) UN DE RTA KE R - A perso n w h o p ra cti ces un d ert a kin g.
x) FUN E RAL ES TABLI S HME N T - An y pla ce used in th e prepa ra tion a nd ca re of th e
body of a decea sed person for burial .
y ) RE MAI NS - T he body of a dead p ers on.

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z ) BU RI AL - In ter men t of rema in s in a gra ve, a to mb or th e s ea .


a a)
DI SI N T ER MEN T - T he remov a l or ex h uma tion of rema i ns fro m pla ces of
in termen t.
S EC T I ON 2 14 . Divisi on of th e Ci ty Cemet ery at Bol ons ori, Ca ma ma n - an . T he City C eme tery, cons isti ng of 1 9 h ecta res , more or less, s ha l l be subd iv id ed
in to th e foll ow ing :
1 . City C emet ery Prop er
2 . R oma n C a th olic Ch urch C emet ery
3 . Phi lip pin e I ndep en dent C h urch Cemet ery
T he R oma n Ca thol ic C h urch s hal l be g iv en a tw o hecta re area in th e new
ce metery site i n
exch a ng e for i ts old C emetery by t he sid e of Arch b ish op Ha y es
S treet, wh ich is a t th e Ea stern end of Ferna n dez S treet, thi s C it y.
T he Phi lip pi ne In dep end en t Ch u rch sha l l b e giv en a 1 . 2 h ec ta re a rea in t he
new ce metery si te in exch a ng e for its ol d C em etery b esid e Xa v ier U niv ersi ty
a long Archb ish op Ha yes S treet, thi s City.
I t is u n derstoo d, th a t this is w ith out p rejudice to th e C ity des ign a tin g
sp eci fi c a rea s w hich w ill be ma d e a va i labl e to other rel igi ous d enomin a tion s wh o
ma y li k ewi se request th e s a me pri v ileg e giv en to th em in the ol d ce metery, sub ject
to th e a va i labi lity of spa ce.
C H APT E R 5 7 : A DM I NI ST RATI V E P ROV I SI ONS
S EC T I ON
2 15 .
S u pervisi on,
Ad mini stra ti on. Th e
admin istra ti on,
ma n a g emen t and sup ervi sion o f th e City Cem etery s ha l l be under the C ity Economic
En terpri ses Dep a rtment (C EED) .
CHA P TER 58 : C LOS URE OF T HE OLD CE ME TE RY
S EC T I ON 2 16 . Closu re of the Old C eme tery & T ra n sfer of Ni ch es, etc. - T h e
old cemeteri es al ong Ha y es St. , th is Ci ty, is decla red closed , an d bu ria l, in termen t
or dis p osa l of th e bo dy of a dead p erson in sid e th e sa me i s p rohib ited .
P rovided , t ha t all rema i ns of th e d ead in terred therea t sh all be tra ns ferred to
the n ew C i ty C eme tery a t B olon sori ,
Ca ma ma n- a n, thi s Ci ty, or to p riv a te
ce meterie s or m emoria l p a rk s in th e Ci ty or els ewh ere as decid ed by th e i mmedi a te
fa mi ly.
CHA P TER 59 : DI SP OSA L OF THE DEAD
S EC T I ON 2 17 . Dea th certi fi ca te. - When ev er a n y perso n shal l d ie in the C ity, a
C ert ifi ca te of Dea th sh all b e fu rni sh ed to the C iv il R egi stra r by the a t tendin g
ph y si cia n or a ny resp on sible p erson .
I f there h a s been no p h ys icia n in a tt end a nce, i t sha l l b e i ssu ed by th e Ma y or
or th e Ba ra nga y Cap ta in w h ere th e decea sed l a st resi ded , w ho shal l forw a rd t he
sa me to the Loca l Civ il Registra r wi thi n 4 8 hou rs fro m is sua n c e.
S EC T I ON 2 18 . Dea th s fro m u nk now n ca us es. - W hen ev e r, i t sh all co me to the
k n owl edg e of any p erson tha t a hu ma n b ei ng ha s died fro m un k n ow n ca u ses or
un der sus pi ci ous cir cumsta n ces , i t sh all b e t he du ty of s uch pers on to noti fy
immed ia tel y t he off ic er-in - ch a rge of th e
nea rest poli ce s ta tion , w h o sha l l
immed ia tel y not ify th e Off ic e of th e City Hea l th Off i cer.
S EC T I ON 21 9. Bu ria l p ermi ts. - I t sh a ll be u nl a wfu l to bury, in ter, remove for
in termen t or bu rial els ewh ere, crema t e or d isp os e of any hu ma n bod y or rema in s,
wi tho ut a C ertifi ca te of Dea th a nd B uria l Permit iss ued by th e C ity Hea lt h O ff icer.

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S EC T I ON 2 20 . P resen ta tion o f bu ria l permits. - T h e C ity E co no mic E nterp rises


Depa rt men t (CEED) Ma na g er or C eme tery C a retak er sha ll n ot a ll ow a bu rial o r
cre ma ti on to
be mad e un less a
permit from th e C ity Hea lth O ff icer
or the
Direc tor of Hea l th aut horiz in g the sa me h a s b een presen t ed to h im.
S EC T I ON 22 1 . Bu ria l o f p erson s wi th co mmu n ica bl e dis ea se. - Wh en i t ha s
been certi fi ed
or i s k now n
th a t
a n y p erson d ied w ith a co mmu ni ca ble or
co n tag iou s d is ea se, the bod y of su ch person s ha l l be buri ed wi thi n t wel ve (12 )
hou rs a ft er d ea th u nl ess a lon g peri od is au th oriz ed by th e Ci ty H ea l th Off i cer
or h is auth orized rep resen ta tiv e . It sh a ll no t b e ta k en to a ny p la c e of pub li c
a ssembl y.
S EC T I ON 22 2. C on v eya n ce of th e dea d. - N o dea d b od y or pa rt of a dea d
body of any hu man bein g sh a ll b e ca rried o r c onv ey ed fro m, in to or t hrou gh t he
C ity by a ny p erson or by mea ns o f a ny b oa t, v essel, ca r, h ea rse, litt er, or b y an y
publ ic o r priv a te v ehi cl e w ith ou t a p ermi t iss ued by t he City H ealth Off icer.
P rovided , tha t nothin g in t his s ecti on sha ll b e cons tru ed t o p rohibit the immed ia t e
co nv ey a nc e of th e bo dy of
a dea d p ers on
w ith
a C ertifi ca te of Dea th du ly
a cco mp lish ed in accord anc e wi th th is C ha p ter wh o ha d died fro m o ther tha n a
co mmun ica b le or con tag iou s di sea se, by a reg istered u nd er ta k er or emb a lmer, fro m
the p la ce of dea th to an u nd er ta k er s esta b lish ment w ith in the C it y for purp oses of
prepa rin g th e b ody fo r bu ria l or sh ip men t.
S EC T I ON 2 23 . Dut y of u nd erta k er/ emb a lmer. - N o u nd er tak er or emb almer
sh a ll emb alm a dea d bod y w ith out a Dea th C ertifi ca te, and s aid emba l mer mu s t
a scerta in , b efore such emb a lmin g tak es pla ce, tha t th ere are n o fa cts a tten di ng th e
ill nes s a n d d ea th of th e p ers on wh ich wo uld mak e a n a u top sy ne cess a ry.
S EC T I ON 22 4. C on ta in ers for remov a l of the d ead. - N o p erson s ha ll remov e
in to, or out of, or t hrou gh t he C ity, th e b ody or rema i ns of any hu ma n bei ng u nl ess
su ch bod y or remai ns i s enclo s ed i n a coff i n of a ty p e appro ved by th e Ci ty Hea lth
Off i cer.
S EC T I ON 22 5 . P la ce s for disp ositi on of th e d ea d. - All morgu es, u nd ertak in g
esta b lis hments , recei v ing va u lts, pla ces for emb a lming th e d ea d, b u ria l grou nd s or
ce meterie s, cre matories , and oth er pla ces for th e d isp osi tio n of th e dea d, sh all b e
su bject a t all h ou rs t o s uch insp ection a s the City Hea lth O ff icer may deem
nec ess a ry.
S EC T I ON 2 26. Unla w fu l b u ria ls. - N o p erson sha ll b ury or i nter or ca u se to
be bu ri ed or in terred, a dea d bod y of a n y hu ma n b ein g or hu ma n rema in s i n
a ny p la c e ex cept in a u tho ri zed bu rial grou nd s or ceme teri es .
S EC T I ON 2 27 . Pers ons in cha rg ed of buri al. - T he du ty of b ury ing
of a dec ea sed p erson sh a ll d evo lv e upon the fo llowin g person s :

th e

bod y

b . I f th e d ecea sed w a s a ma rri ed ma n or w oma n, the du ty of bu ria l sha ll dev olv e


up on th e s urv iv in g sp ous e.
c . I f the d ecea sed wa s sin gl e or wi thou t a chi ld, t he du ty of burial sha ll
dev ol ve up on the nea rest of k in.
d . I f the d ecea sed l eft n o sp ou se or rela tiv es w ho poss esses s uff i ci ent mea n s to
defra y th e necessa ry expen ses for burial , th e du ty of bu ri al sha ll dev olv e
up on t he pu bl ic au thorities .
S EC T I ON 2 28 . Fa ilu re to bu ry. - An y p ers on up on wh om th e i mmedia te duty
of b uria l of a d ead bod y is impos ed by l a w fa ils to perfor m th e sa id duty, h a v ing
the a bi li ty to do so, sh all los e hi s rig h t of cus t od y of th e d ead bo dy. T h e C i ty
Econ o mi c En terpris es Dep a rtment Ma n a ger a n d the C ity H ea lth O ff icer sh a ll ca use
the imme dia te bu ri a l.

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S EC T I ON 2 29 . C u stod y of d ea d bod ies . - An y p erson cha rg ed by la w w it h t he


du ty of bu ryi ng the bod y of a d ecea s ed perso n is enti tled to t he cus tody of su ch
body for th e pu rpos e of bu rying it, ex cep t a s prov id ed in the p reced in g section ,
a nd wh en a n inquest is required b y law for the pu rpos e of determin ing th e ca u se
of d ea th or in th e ca se of a co mmu ni ca b le d is ea se.
CH A P TER 60 : B URI A L RE QUI R EME NTS
S EC T I ON 23 0. Bu ri a l di sta n ce from wa ter s ource. - N o bu ria l g roun d sha ll b e
loca ted w ith in 50 met ers from a n y wa t er sou rce.
S EC T I ON 2 31 . B uri a l u ni fo r mi ty. - B uri a l i ns ide th e C ity C emetery shal l b e
by in termen t u n derg ro un d to atta i n un iformity a nd fo r publ ic h ealth .
T he minimu m d epth of ex ca v a tion sh a ll be 6 feet from t he grou nd l evel to
the ba se of exca vatio n. How ev er, if con cret e va u lts a re u sed, the mi ni mu m dep th
of ex ca va ti on fro m th e b a se of th e va u lt to grou n d l evel sha ll be 1. 0 meter.
S EC T I ON 23 2 . Gra v eya rds ma rk ers, etc. - Al l gra v e ya rd s wi thi n th e Ci ty
C eme tery shal l be provid ed w ith su itab le ma rk ers , ta blets or me morial s, wh ich
sh a ll lie fl a t ov er ea ch g ra ve . T h e thick n ess of th e p art tha t pro trud es from the
grou nd l evel sha ll no t ex ceed tw o i nch e s.
S EC T I ON 2 33 . U ni form ma rk er, et c. - T he Ci ty Engin eer sh a ll d esig n a un iform
ma rk er, hea dsto ne, tab let or memo ria l for all grav ey a rds in the Ci ty ceme tery.
S EC T I ON 2 34 . N o d iscrimin a tion. - T h e b uria l o f rema i ns in t he Ci ty C emet ery
sh a ll n ot b e prohibi ted o n a ccoun t of ra ce, Na tion a lit y, R eli gion , or Polit ica l
persu a si on.
CHA P TER 61 : DI S IN TE RM EN T REQUIR E MEN TS
S EC T I ON 23 5. Disi nterm ent req uirement s. - Di sin ter ment of rema i ns a re
su bject t o th e foll owi ng req uirement s:
a . Permissi on to di sin ter rema in s of p ers ons w ho di ed of n on -d ang erous
co mmun ica b le di sea se ma y be g ra nt ed a fter a la pse of th ree (3) y ea rs from
the da t e of burial .
b . Permissi on to di sin ter rema in s of p ers ons wh o d ied
of dan g ero us
co mmun ica b le d isea s e s ma y b e g ra nt ed a ft er a la ps e of (5) y ea rs from the
da t e of burial
c . Disi nterm en t of rema in s cov er ed in pa ragrap hs a a nd b of th is sectio n
ma y b e p ermitt ed w ith in a sh orter ti me th a n tha t prescrib ed in sp eci al
ca ses, sub ject to th e a pprov al of the C ity Hea lth O ff icer.
d . I n a ll ca ses of disin terment, th e rema i ns shal l b e disi nfe cted and
pla ced
in a s ea led co nta i ner p rior to th eir disp osa l .
CH A PT ER 62 : FU N ERA L AN D E M BA LM IN G ESTA BLI S HM E NT S
S EC T I ON 2 36 . Req ui remen ts. - Fu n eral a nd embal mi ng
su bject t o th e foll owi ng req uirement s:

esta bli sh men ts a re

a . S co pe of I n cl usi ons - Fo r th e pu rpo se of thi s


se ction ,
requ irements
prescrib ed sh a ll b e a ppli ed an d enfor ced to fu nera l ch a pel s,
emb a lming
esta b lis hments a nd morgu es.
b . Bu sin ess Permit - N o bu si ness p ermit sh a ll be issu ed u nles s th e ap pl ica nt is a
licen sed emb a lmer or underta k er or emp loy s lic ens ed embal mer or
un dertak er.
For th is purp ose, copy of the corresp ond in g li cen se for the
co n tra ct o f emp loy ment sha ll b e present ed u p on applica tio n.

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c . S a ni ta ry Permit - No esta bli shmen t menti oned in the precedi ng pa ragra p hs


sh a ll be op era ted w ithout
a sa ni ta ry permit issu ed by th e C ity Hea l th
Off i cer.
T his p ermit sh a ll be revo k ed in ca se o f a ny vi ola ti on of th e p rovi sion of
thi s ch a pter and rul es a nd regu la ti ons promul ga ted by th e City.
d . C la ssi fi ca t ion - Fu n eral esta b lis hm ent sh all
ca tegori es w hi ch a re describ ed a s foll ow s:

be

cl a ssi fi ed

in

th ree

(3)

1 ) C a tegory I - Est a bli sh men ts wi th ch a p els a nd embal min g fa cilit ies off erin g
fun era l s erv i ces .
2 ) C a tegory I I - Estab li shments with cha pels off eri ng fu nera l serv ices b ut
wi tho ut emb a lming fa cil ities.
3 ) C a tegory II I - E stab lis hment s o ff erin g onl y fun era l serv ices from the
hou se of th e dec ea sed to the bu ria l pl a ce.
e . S a ni ta ry R equire ments for Fu nera l C h a pel s - T he requ irem ents p rescri bed for
pla ce s of pub lic a s se mbly in thi s cod e sh all be a pp lied :
For Embalmin g and Dressin g R ooms :
1 . T hey s hou ld b e cons truc ted of con cre t e or s emi - concret e ma teri als wi th
su ff icien t spa ce t o perfor m th e emb a lming serv ices tha t a re req uired .
2 . T he fl oors a nd w all s sha ll be ma de of con cr et e or oth er d ura b le
imperv iou s ma terial s .
3 . Ven til a tion a nd l ig hti ng sh oul d be ad eq ua tel y prov id ed.
4 . Embal mi ng sha ll b e performed o n a tab le ma d e of a singl e ma rb le s lab or
oth er equ a ll y mp ervi ous ma teria ls .
I t s ha l l be so cons tru cted th a t a l l w a sh ings a nd bod y fl ui ds sh all fl ow
to a drain conn ect ed to th e bu ild in g sep tic ta nk w hich sh a ll b e loca ted 2 5
me t ers a wa y from a ny d rink ing w a ter source .
5 . Embal mer s and a ss ista n ts sha ll use rubber g lov es wh en work ing .
6 . Wa s hi ng fa ci lit ies w it h s oa ps, d eterg ents a nd germi ci da l sol uti ons sh a ll be
prov id ed for th e us e of th e work in g perso nn el .
S EC T I ON 2 37 .
Licen se req uirement . - T h e li cen sin g a nd regi stra ti on of
un dertak ers a nd e mba l mers a re s ub ject to the fol low in g req u iremen ts:
a . I ssu a n ce of L icense to P ra ctice:
1 . An y p erson wh o d esires to pra ctic e underta k ing or emba l min g s ha l l be
licen sed to p ra cti ce o nl y a fter pa ss ing an ex a mi na ti on con du cted by the
Depa rt men t of Hea lth .
2 . L icensed underta k ers or e mba lmers sh a ll p ra ct ice u nd erta k ing or emba lmin g
in a cco rd a n ce wi th the requ iremen t .
3 . L icensed u n dertak ers or emb a lmers s hal l disp la y thei r li cen s es an d
C ert ifi ca te of R eg istra tion s hereu nd er prescrib ed cons pi cu ou sly in the
esta b lis hments w here t hey w ork .
b . I ssu a n ce of cer t ifi ca te of reg istra ti on:
1 . An un derta k er or emba l mer sh a ll apply a nn ual ly for a reg ist ra tion certi fi ca te
a nd p ay an a nn ua l registra ti on fee of a t lea st P 200 .0 0 t o th e C ity T rea su rer.
2 . T he fi rst reg ist ra tion cert ifi ca te iss ued sh a ll cov er th e perio d from the da te
of is sua n ce to th e la st da y of th e curren t y ea r.
S ub seq uen t certifi ca te sh a ll bea r the da te of Ja nu a ry 1 o f th e yea r of
iss ue a nd sh a ll expire D ecemb er 31 of th e sa me y ea r.

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c . Ex empti on - G overn ment a nd pri v a te ph ys icia n s may p erform emb a lmin g w ith out
licen se a n d regis tra tion certi fi ca te a s ex ig en ci es req uire.
S EC T I ON
23 8.
A utop sy - req ui remen ts. - Th e
auto psy a n d disse cti on of
rema i ns sh a ll b e p erfor med b y the H ea lth O ff icer, Medica l Off icer s of la w
enf orce ment a genci es an d members of the med ica l st a ff of a ccredi ted h ospita l s;
P rovided , th e s a me sha ll b e u nd erta k en u nd er th e follo wi ng ca ses :
1 . W h enev er req ui red by speci a l L a w s;
2 . Up on ord ers o f a co mp etent C ou rt, the City Ma y or, Ci ty Fis ca l , or th e S ta tion
C omma nd er;
3 . Up on w ritten req ues t of Poli ce a uth oriti es;
4 . W h enev er th e S oli ci tor Gen era l, P rov in cial o r Ci ty Fis cal as a u thori zed by
ex isti ng l a w, sh a ll d eem it n eces sa ry to di sin ter an d ta k e posse ss ion of
rema i ns for ex a mi na ti on to d etermi ne the ca u se of dea t h; a nd
5 . W h enev er
th e
nea rest
kin sh a ll requ est in w riting
the a u thori ties
co n cerned to a scerta in the ca u se of d ea th .
6 . I n the ca se of the remai ns of a p erson w ho di ed in a ccr edi ted hos pita ls,
a ut opsy s ha ll be un dertak en on ly upon p ri or permiss ion a nd cons ent of the
immed ia te memb er of the fa mil y, oth erwi se th e p ermi ssi on ma y be secu r ed
fro m the local h ea lth a u th ority i n th e a b sen ce of th e immed ia t e fa mi ly.
After th e a u tops y, t he rema ins of t he dec ea sed sha l l b e in terr ed i n
a ccord a nce w it h t he p rovisi ons of th is Cha p ter.
S EC T I ON
2 39 . D ona ti on
of Huma n Orga n s for Med ical, S urgica l a nd
S ci enti fi c Purp oses . - An y p erson ma y d ona te a n orga n or an y pa rt of hi s b od y to
perso n, ph y sicia n, a scien tis t, a ho spi ta l or a s ci en ti fi c in sti tuti on upon hi s dea th
for a tra n spl a nt,
medica l or resea rch pu rpos es
su b ject to th e fol low in g
requ irement s :
a ) T he d ona ti on sh a ll be au thori zed i n w ritin g by th e don or sp eci fy in g th e
reci pi ent, the org a n or pa rt of h is body to be don a ted , an d the
sp ecifi c
pu rpos e for w hi ch it w ill be uti liz ed.
b) A ma rried p ers on ma y ta k e d ona t ion wi tho ut the con sen t of h is /h er sp ouse .
c) After t he dea th of a pers on, th e nex t of kin ma y a u thori ze th e d ona tion of a n
orga n or
any
pa rt of th e b od y of th e decea sed for si mi la r pu rpos e i n
a ccord a nce w it h t he p rescrib ed p rocedu re.
d) I f t he d ecea s ed ha s no next - of-k i n an d hi s rema i ns a re in the cus tody of an
a ccr edited h osp ita l , t he di recto r of the h ospi ta l ma y don a te a n o rg a n of any
pa rt of the bo dy of th e decea sed i n a cco rda n ce with th e req u iremen ts
herei n p rescrib ed.
e) A s imp le writ ten a uth oriz a tion sig ned b y the d on or in the presen ce of tw o
wi tnes s es sh all b e d eemed suff icien t for the d ona ti on of orga ns or pa rt s o f
the hu ma n b ody req ui red in thi s sectio n, not wi ths ta nd ing the provisi ons of
the C ivil Cod e of t he P h ilipp in es on ma tters of do na ti on.
A cop y of the wri tten au thori za ti on sha ll be for wa rded to th e S ecreta ry of
H ealth .
f) An y a uth oriz a tion gra nted in a ccord a nce w ith th e requ irement s of thi s
se ction i s bindi ng upo n the execu t or, admin istra to r a n d members of the
fa mi ly of th e dec ea sed . Provid ed, h owev er, t ha t t he d on or sh all fi rst be
ex a mi ned by a qua lifi ed ph ys icia n w ho sh a ll is sue a cer ti fi ca te th a t t he don or
is free fro m any commu ni cab le o r inf ectiou s d isea ses aff e cti ng the orga n s or
pa rts of his bod y in tend ed to b e d ona t ed.
C H APT E R 6 3 : RES PONS IBI LI T Y OF T HE C IT Y HE A LT H OFFI C E R
S EC T I ON 2 40 . Permi ts/R e cords . - Th e City Hea l th Off i cer sha l l:

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a . I ssu e p ermi ts to in ter, d isi nter o r tra ns fer rema i ns;


b . Apply p res cri bed mea sures w hen ca u se of dea th is d ue to a dan g ero us
co mmun ica b le disea s e;
c . Au thori z ed th e delivery of u n cl a imed re mai ns to med ica l s ch ools a nd
scien tifi c in stitu tio ns for purp oses
specifi ed in th is cha p ter a nd i n
a ccord a nce w it h t he ru les and reg ul a tion s of the Depa rtm ent .
CH A PT ER 64 : M A N NER OF B URI A L OUT SI D E OF T HE CIT Y CE ME TE RY
PR OPE R
S EC T I ON 2 41 . Prov isi on for abov e grou nd in terment. - O uts ide the C ity
C eme tery proper, bu t w ith in the premises of the new ce metery a t area s d esig na t ed
for the C a th oli c a nd the P hilipp in e I nd epen den t C hu rch e s, ma u sol eums, tomb s,
sep ulch ers, n iches a nd other meth ods o f ab ov e grou nd in ter men t ma y b e all owed ,
prov id ed th e ow ners sha l l obta i n the consen t of th e religi ous den omin a tion s w ho
ha s ad min is tra tion ov er th e a rea a nd th e requ ired b uil di ng permit from th e O ff ic e of
the Bu ildin g Off i cial .
S EC T I ON 24 2. C on stru cti on for tombs an d ma u sol eums. - I n th e area s w here
thes e are a llow ed, va u lts for tombs an d ma uso leums from a b ov e g round in termen t s
sh a ll b e mad e of sol id re-in forced concr ete . To mb s or ma uso leums ma y be prov ided
wi th ossu a ries along the in terior w a ll s .
All con stru ction herein all owed sh a ll on ly be u nd ertak en pu rsua nt to a
co n st ru ction permit d ul y i ssu ed b y th e C ity Bu ild ing Off icia l upon pa yment o f th e
follow in g fe es:
a . For th e c on stru cti on of pl ain
tombs
cen o ta ph s
or
mon u men ts, wi thou t ba ckdrop
wa ll,
ca nop y
or
ro ofi ng
.............................................................
.............................................................
P 50 .0 0
b . For
th e
c on structio n
of
ca nop ied
to mb s,
w heth er
pa rti a lly or tota lly roofed
ov er, p er
sq ua re met er of
co ver ed
a rea
.............................................................
.............................................................
50 .00
c . For
th e
con struc ti on
of
se mi-en clos ed
ma us oleu ms,
wh eth er ca nop ied or n ot, p er
sq ua re met er up to area .. .. ..
.............................................................
.............................................................
50 .00
d . For the c ons truction o f total ly
enclo sed
ma u sol eums
p er
sq .m.
of
fl oor
a rea
.............................................................
.............................................................
10 0.0 0
e . For the c ons truction o f mu lti
lev el int er men t n iches , p er
sq ua re meter of fl oor a rea,
per
lev el

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.............................................................
.............................................................
50 .00
S EC T I ON 24 3. E xclu siv e fees .- Th e fe es men ti oned in t he n ext p reced in g
se ction do not inclu de t he fees th a t ma y be cha rg ed by the relig iou s se cts or
den omina tion s i n con n ecti on wi th such bu ria l .
S EC T I ON 2 44 . C oncre te ni ch es. - W here allo wed , mu lti l evel inter ment n iches
sh a ll on ly be of soli d re-i nforc ed co n cret e not les s t ha n 1 50 mill imet ers in
thi ck ness . T hey
ma y b e al low ed to a bu t the wa ll s of th e ce me tery, provi ded
the w alls a re o f s olid re- in forced con crete con stru ct ion . Con cret e holl ow b lock of
a ny u n it ma son ry cons truc tion of cera mic, ad ob e or th e l ik e, shal l n ot be al low ed.
C HAP TE R 6 5 : CRE MAT I ON
S EC T I ON 2 45 . C rema tion . - T h e C ity Gov ern men t sh all esta bli sh its ow n
cre ma tori um in side th e n ew cemet ery, or a t a ny oth er suita b le p la ce su b ject to
perti nen t n a tiona l la w s a nd regula ti ons.
S EC T I ON 2 46 . Req ui remen t to o pera te crema toriu m. - N o p erson , fi rm or
in stitu tio n sh a ll opera t e a crema toriu m wi thou t ob ta inin g a busi nes s permit a nd
licen se fro m th e City Go vern men t .
S EC T I ON 24 7 . Ca ses of crema ti on. - C rema tion
follow in g ca se s:

may

be performed in the

6 . W h enev er req ui red u nd er sp ecia l la w s;


7 . Up on the requ est o f the immed ia te fa mil y of decea s ed;
8 . Up on order of a co mpeten t cou r t or a u th ority.
S EC T I ON 2 48 . B uri a l Fees .- A b uri a l fee of P 5 .0 0 sh a ll b e co llected for ea ch
bu ria l insi de th e Ci ty Ceme tery ex cept w hen the c ost o f th e bu ria l i s shoul dered b y
the C ity Gov ernm en t or Ba ra n ga y a s herei n b efore p rovided .
S EC T I ON 24 9. Penal ty cla u se. Viola t ion of an y of the p rov isio ns of
th e
for egoi ng sectio ns rela ti ve to ceme tery, or d isp osa l of th e d ea d sha ll be pu nis hed
by a fi ne of not less th a n P 5 00 .00 n or more th a n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 or i mp rison men t not
less th a n one (1) mon th a nd ten (10 ) day s nor more th a n fou r (4 ) mo nth s or both
su ch fi n e a n d i mp rison ment a t th e discretion of t he cou rt.

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C I T Y SLA UGH TE R HOUSE


C H APT E R 6 6 : S C HE DU LE OF A NTE A ND P OST M ORTE M S I NSP E C TI ON
PER NATI ONA L ME AT I NSP E C T ION C OUNC I L ADM I NI ST RATI V E OR DE R
S EC T I ON 25 0 . A nte - Morte m in spec ti on fees. - T h e fol low in g a re th e
prescrib ed f ees for th e i nsp ection of liv est o ck / po ult ry prio r to sla u gh ter/d ressi ng to
determin e p resen ce of di sea se / abn orma l cond iti on:
S PEC IES
FE E/ HEAD
C a ttle ...............................................................5 .0 0
C a ra ba o/ Bu ff a l oes ..................................................................................5 .0 0
Hor ses ........................................................................................................5 .0 0
S wi ne ..........................................................................................................3 .0 0
Goa ts/ S heep /D eer ....................................................................................1 .5 0
Pou ltry ........................................................................................................0 .1 5
S EC T I ON 2 51 . Post - Morte m fees. - Th ere sh a ll b e impo s ed a f ee of P 0.2 5 per
k il ogra m of mea t an d poul try for th e ins pec tion of the ca rca sses a nd th e edible
off a l s o f th e a n imals/ po ult ry sla u g htered /d ressed to det e ct th e p resen ce of l esion s
a nd a bnorma li ties.
S EC T I ON 25 2. Pena l ty cla u se. - A ny pers on v iola tin g the p rovi sion s of thi s
ch a p ter sh a ll be mad e to p ay a n a dmin istra ti v e fi ne t ripl e the a mo un t of th e
un pai d f ees, and for th e third viola tion of th e s a me off en se, th e viol a tor s ha ll b e
den ied th e sla ug hter servi ces .
In a ddi tion a nd i rrega rd less of the nu mb er of
v iola ti on, the o ff en der sh a ll b e pu ni sh ed with a fi ne of n ot less tha n P50 0 .0 0 n or
mor e tha n P 1, 50 0. 00 or an impri sonmen t of n ot l ess th a n On e (1) mon th and ten
(10 ) da y s n or more t ha n four (4 ) mon ths , or su ch fi ne an d imp rison men t at t he
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
CH A PT ER 67 : M EAT DE LI V E RY VAN
S EC T I ON 2 53 . Defi n iti on of Terms :
(a ) Mea t Deli v ery Va n s ha l l refer to any gov ern men t v ehicle own ed by th e C it y of
C aga y a n de Oro u sed fo r t he p urp os e of ha u li ng a nd tra nsporti ng mea t fro m
the City A ba tto ir to all ma rk et s a n d mea t stores of th e C ity.
(b) Mea t Store sh a ll refer to est a bli sh men t s a llow ed by la w to sell mea t, mea t
prod ucts, org a ns and en trail s of s la ug h tered a nima ls .
S EC T I ON 25 4. P roh ibi tion . - All k ind s of mea t, or ga ns , a nd /o r ca rca sses of
a ni mal s sha l l be tra n sported to any pu bli c ma rk et wi thi n the C aga y a n d e Oro Ci ty
by mea n s of g ov ernment del iv ery v a n o nly.
S EC T I ON 2 55 . A dmin istra ti on - Ci ty Ve teri na ria n . - T he mea t d eli very v a n
sh a ll b e opera ted u nd er the a d mi n is tra tion of the O ff ice of th e Ci ty Vet erin a ria n
wh o s ha ll b e resp ons ib le for th e main tena nc e an d up k eep of th e sa me . He sh a ll also
ha v e ad min is tra tive a uth ority an d sup erv isio n ov er th e driv er, la b orers a nd oth er
emp loy ees a ppoi nted in con nec tio n with th e op era tio n of the Mea t D eliv ery Va n .
S EC T I ON 2 56 . S ol ely for tra n spo rt . - T h e mea t
deli v ery va n sh a ll be used
solel y for tra n sp ortin g ca r ca ss es, mea t, org a ns and en tra il s from th e City Aba ttoir
to p ub lic ma rk ets an d mea t stor es wi thi n th e time sch ed ul e pres crib ed by th e C ity
Veteri na ria n ; P rovid ed, th a t i n ca ses of emergen cy sla ug hter and /o r a ppreh ensi on
of cla n des tin e sl a ug hter, it ma y b e u sed up on a ut horit y of th e City Vet erina ri a n.
S EC T I ON 2 57 . A uth oriz ed l aborers. - Onl y lab orers d ul y app oin ted by t he C i ty
a re auth oriz ed to ha ndle the lo adin g, un loa d ing of mea t a nd oth er w ork s p erta in ing
to the del iv ery of mea t . I f on e or all th e la b orers a re i nca p a ci ta ted, th e Ci ty
Veteri na ria n ma y ass ig n sub sti tu tes to ta k e th eir p la ces du ri ng th eir ab sen ce.

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S EC T I ON 2 58 . Au tho ri z ed ri der of th e va n. - Ex cep t the d eliv ery va n l aborers


a nd mea t in sp ector, n o p erson s a re auth oriz ed to rid e i n the mea t del iv ery v a n. T he
driv er s ha l l see to it t ha t thi s rule i s stri ctl y en forced .
SEC T ION 259 . Ca pa cit y - M ea t Del iv ery Va n. - Th e mea t d elivery v a n sh a ll not
be loa d ed more th a n its ma xi mu m ca p a city of 1 , 5 00 kil os fo r ev ery trip.
S EC T I ON 26 0 . T ra ns port of en tra ils and blo od. - T he en tra il s and bl ood s ha l l
be tra ns ported a fter the ca rca ss es and mea t s ha ll h a v e been d eliv ered to thei r
des tin a tion . S a me sha l l b e k ep t clea n an d pla ce in co vered con tai ners .
S EC T I ON 261 . P ro hib iti on - Au th orized Driv er. - Driv ing t he mea t d eli very
v a n by a n y p erson oth er t ha n the a ppoi nted driv er is strictly proh ib ited , ex cep t
wh en th e reg ula r dri ver is eith er sick , or i nca pa ci ta ted for a ny rea son , in w hi ch
ca se a licen s ed dri ver in th e O ff ice of th e C ity Veterin a ria n ma yb e d esig na ted to
driv e the v a n u nti l th e reg ul a r driv er retu rns to w ork , vi ola ti on o f thi s rul e
sh a ll
subje ct
both th e regu la r driv er and th e pers on
opera t ing th e va n to
di scipl in a ry a cti on.
S EC T I ON 26 2. R equ iremen t . - T he City S la u gh terho us e M a nag emen t is h ereby
requ ired to p ro vide ho ok s to a ll mea t d eliv ery va n s wh ere dressed ca rca ss es w il l be
hu ng d u ri ng d eliv ery fro m th e s la u gh terhou se to th e diff erent di spla y cen ters of th e
C ity P ublic Ma rk et s. R ecepta cl es w ith cov ers for c on demned mea t an d org a ns sha l l
lik ewi se be prov ided a nd pla ced with in th e sla ugh terh ous e to preven t pilfera ge of
the sa me .
S EC T I ON 2 63 . Ga ra g e. - W h en th e va n is not in u se, the mea t d eliv ery va n
sh a ll be kep t in a ga rag e ow n ed by the City o f C aga ya n d e O ro a nd shal l nev er be
ta k en out of th e s a me ex cept w hen need ed i n th e s la ug h terhou se or in ca se s o f
emerg ency.
S EC T I ON 2 64 . Pena l ty cla u se. - An y pers on vi ola ti ng th e p rovi sion of t his
ch a p ter sh a ll b e pun is hed w ith a fi ne o f not les s th a n P 1, 500 .0 0 nor mor e tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or a n impri son men t of no t less tha n fou r (4) month s a nd one (1 ) da y n or
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mon t hs, or su ch fi ne a nd impriso n ment a t the dis creti on o f t he
co ur t.
CH A PT ER 68 : LE A SI NG OF T HE C I TY SLA UG HT ER HO USE
S EC T I ON 2 65 . L ea se to pri va t e ent ity. - Th e ma na ge ment, a d mi nis tra tion ,
ma i nten a n ce, a nd op era tion of t he n ew ly co nstru cted a nd mod ern Ci ty Ab a ttoir
or Sla ugh terhou se l oca t ed a t B a ra ng a y C u gma n, sha ll be l ea sed t o a pri va te
enti ty, prefera b ly a v ia b le coop era tiv e. For
th is p urp ose, the Cit y Ma y or is
a ut horiz ed to en ter in to a C on tra ct of Lea s e u nd er th e term s a n d cond iti ons, most
a dv a n tageo u s to the Cit y Gov ernment a nd su bj ect to a pprov al of th e City Cou n ci l.

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TITLE XII - BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENT

CHA P TER 69 . I NS URA NC E C OV E RAG E


S EC T I ON 2 66 . R equ iremen t s for I n su ra n c e C ov erage. - All in su ra nce
co mpa ni es, corpora t ion s, fi rms, o r bra nches o r a g encies t hereo f, are req ui red to
furn ish a cop y of ea ch p rop ert y ins ura n ce pol icy issu ed by sa id enti ty to th e
C aga y a n de Oro Fire S ta ti on (CO FS ) with in 48 h ours a fter iss ua n ce th ereo f.
S EC T I ON 2 67 . Du ty of t he C ag a ya n de O ro Fire S ta tion C omma n der:
a)
To comp il e all cop ies of property in sura n c e policies fu rni shed h im
pu rsu a nt to th e p reced in g se ction , a cc ordi ng to the na mes of the ins ured , na tura l or
ju ri di ca l, in alp ha b etica l order;
b)
To ma k e a n ex tra c t of ev ery property in su ra nce p olicy he receiv ed
pu rsu a nt to th e n ext p recedin g s ecti on t o the City T rea su rer with in fi ve (5 ) day s of
recei pt, s pecify in g th e n a me o f th e ins ured, a mou n t o f in su ra nce, loca ti on a nd
sp eci fi c a dd res s of the ins ured prop erty, na me of in sura n ce co mp a ny a nd th e da te of
pol icy eff e ctiv i ty ;
c)
To immed ia tel y in form th e C aga y a n d e Oro Poli ce C omma n d of the
in sura n ce cov era ge of an y bui ld ing or p roperty tha t sh all s uff er los s o r d estructi on
by fi re .
S EC T I ON 2 68 . Pena l ty cla us e. - A ny p erson foun d
un der th is C hap ter sh a ll b e pun ish ed to pa y a fi n e of n ot
mor e th a n P 3, 0 0 0 .0 0 or an imp riso nment of not less th a n
(1) d ay n or more tha n eig h t (8) mon ths , or both su ch fi n e
di scret ion of th e Cou rt.

vi ola ti ng a n y prov is ion


less th a n P 1, 50 0 .0 0 n or
fou r (4 ) mon t hs a n d one
a nd imp ri son men t a t t he

C HAP TE R 7 0 : ST OR A GE LI CEN SE F OR P ETR OLEUM A ND SI M I LA R PR ODUC T S


S EC T I ON 269 . P ro hib iti on. - I t sha ll be u nla w ful for any pers on to k eep or
stor e at h is pla ce of bu sin ess in th e Ci ty of C ag a ya n de Oro, a n y explo siv e,
fl a mma b le o r co mbu stib le ma teri a ls w ith out a va lid li cen se w hich sh a ll b e i ssu ed by
the Off i ce of th e City M a y or, a n d w h ich lic ens e sh a ll a t a l l ti mes be dis pla yed in a
co n spicuo u s pla ce in sid e th e esta b lish m ent; P rovided , th a t no l icens e fo r t he
pos sessi on or stora g e of gun p owd er, dyn a mite, explos iv es, b la s tin g s uppli es or
in gred ient s sha ll b e issu ed u nd er thi s Ch ap ter w it hou t fi rst securin g a s pecia l
permit fro m th e City Poli ce Di recto r ; P rovided fu rther, t ha t in ca s e of ga sol ine or
na p tha n ot ex ceedi ng on e hu n d red (1 0 0 ) li ters k ep t for use by pump boa ts ,
la u nch es, or k ep t in a ta nk for u se by a ny mot or v ehicle sh a ll be ex emp t from t he
requ ired licen s e a nd pa y ment of th e pre scri bed fee s. Hereun der i s the p rescri bed
licen se f ees pay able q ua rterl y, to w it:
a .) Kero sen e or p etroleum per lit er of v olu me ca pa c i ty, on e fourth (1 /4 ) of a
cen ta v o;
b. ) L ub rica tin g o il, per liter of v olu me ca pa ci ty, on e ha lf (1/ 2) of centa v o;
c .) Na p th a, ga sol in e a nd oth er simila r prod ucts of di stil la tion , per li ter of
v olu me ca p a city, on e eig ht (1/ 8) of a cent a vo ;
d. ) Den a tu red alcoh ol for use of a ut omo t iv e pow er, per liter of v olu me
ca pa city, on e ei gh t (1 / 8 ) of a cen ta vo;
e .) Fu el oil comm ercia lly k n own a s diesel o il in clu d ing Ba n k er fuel , a nd a ll
simil a r fu el o ils, ha vi ng mo re or less the sa me gen era ting p ow er, per metri c ton ,
fi ve (5) cen ta v os .

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P rovided , tha t k eros ene, p etroleu m, lu b ri ca t ing oils, n a p tha, g a soli ne, a i r
pla ne fu el a nd o ther s imila r produ cts of d istilla ti on, den a tu red a l coh ol for use o f
a ut omoti v e pow er a nd diesel fuel oil i nclu di ng the bra n d B un k er fuel stored a nd /or
dep osi ted w ith in th e territori a l li mi ts of th e C ity of C aga ya n de Oro a n d s ubje ct to
the sa les tax a re not sub ject t o stora g e ta x .
S EC T I ON 2 70 . C omp u ta tion of Ta x. - For p urp oses of det er min ing the lic en se
fe es requ ired under th is Cha pt er, the t ota l n umber of liters of Petroleu m an d ot her
simil a r prod ucts in stora g e i n t he p recedin g mon th sh a ll be the ba si s th ereo f.
S EC T I ON 27 1 . S u rcha rg e. - T h e p ay men t of t he licen se fees s ha l l be made no t
la ter tha n th e 2 0th d ay of th e s ucce edin g mo nth , o th erw ise a su rcha rg e sh a ll be
impos ed eq ui va l ent to tw ent y (2 0% ) p ercen t of th e orig ina l ta x d ue for l a te
pay men t.
S EC T I ON 2 72 . Su bmis sion of i nforma tion /d a ta to t he C i ty Trea s urer. Appli ca nts for s tora ge li cen s e fo r p etro leu m a nd other simil a r p ro du cts , a re
requ ired to s ub mi t mon thl y rep ort under oa th to the City T rea su rer i n su ch fo r m a s
ma y b e pres crib ed by th e la tter w it hin th e fi rst tw enty (2 0) d ay s of th e nex t
su cceed ing mon th , setti ng forth th e vo lume/q u a nti ty of petroleu m an d oth er simila r
prod ucts in storag e duri ng th e precedi ng mon th. I n th e ca s e of a non -resi den t
co rp ora ti on o r pa rtn ersh ip, th e d uty to sub mit mont hly rep ort s hall d evol v e up on
the loca l ma na ger or perso n in- ch a rg e of th e bulk pla nts, stora g e pla n ts or
co mpa rtmen ts . I n th e ca se of month ly report su b mit ted b y a ju ridi ca l person
throu g h i ts ma na ger, presid en t or cha irma n, t he s a me sha l l b e a ccomp a ni ed by a
co py of Boa rd Res olu tion emp ow eri ng hi m to ma k e th e re qu ired mon th ly rep ort.
P rovided furth er, tha t rec ord s of su ch s torage s ha l l b e mad e av a ila bl e by th e
ma n a g er or p erson in -cha rg e to the a ut horiz ed in spectin g off i cers .
S EC T I ON 27 3. I nsp ection R eq ui remen t. - T he C aga y a n de Oro Fire S ta tion
C omma nd er or h is dul y a u thori zed rep resenta tiv e sha l l hav e the p ower to en ter an d
in spect from ti me to time a nd duri ng rea s ona b le ho urs of the da y, a n y b uil din g ,
prop erty, or esta blis hmen t g ra nt ed sto ra ge li cen s e or ex e mpted th erefro m, a nd i n
the ex ercis e of th is a u thori ty, the Cag a y a n de Oro Fi re S ta tio n C omma n d er may ca ll
the a ssi sta n ce of th e C ity Police D irec tor of th e C ity Poli ce Distri ct .
S EC T I ON 27 4. Penal ty cla u se. - A ny vi ola ti on of th e foreg oin g sec ti ons i s
pu ni sha ble by a fi n e
of n ot les s th a n P 3 , 00 0. 00 nor more tha n P5 , 0 00 .00 or
impris onment of not l ess th a n eig ht (8) mon ths a nd on e (1) da y n or more th a n
tw elv e (1 2) mon ths, or both s uch fi n e a nd impris onment a t th e d iscretion of th e
C ourt .
CHA P TER 71 : R E GULATE D LOC ATI O N OF C E RTA I N BUS I N ESS
ES TA BLI SH ME NT S
SE CT IO N 27 5. Proh ibi tion. - N o
p erson sh a ll con stru ct, erect,
esta b lis h, or mai nt a in co ck pit, bi lli a rd h a ll, bo wl ing all ey, a thl etic sta diu m, n igh t
cl ub , cock ta il lou ng e, beer ho use, discot h eq ue joi nt, dis co clu b, s a loon , caba ret,
mot el, ma s sa ge clin ic, sa una ba th or any recrea tion a l a nd /o r a musement c enter
wi thi n tw o hu nd red (2 00 ) linea r meter s from a n y chu r ch, sch o ol, h osp ital, l ib ra ry,
or a n y ins titu tion
of lea rni ng or cha ri ty ; P rovid ed, how ev er, th a t su ch
esta b lis hments o pera ti ng w ith in two h un dred (2 00 ) lin ea r met ers a re bey on d the
proh ib ited di sta n ce of 50 li nea r m eters u nd er R epu blic Act N o. 9 38 a s a men ded by
Rep ub li c A ct N o. 1 22 4 fro m an y pu bli c b uildi ng , scho ol, h osp ita l a nd chu rch, i n
wh ich ca s e, th ey may b e permitted to s ell l iqu or, b eer, a n d oth er in tox ica ting
bev erag es, or to cond u ct billia rd ga mes, sh ow vid eo mov ies, a n d other ga mes or
da n cing a s th e ca se ma y b e, u nd er th e foll owi ng regu la t ed b us in ess h ou rs :
A. M .

a . For th os e n ea r Gov ernmen t Off i ces , C hu rch or S ch ool - 6: 00 P. M. to 1 : 0 0

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b. For thos e n ea r publ ic pla za a nd a th leti c sta diu m - 7 : 0 0 P.M . t o 1: 0 0 A .M.


c . For t hose n ea r sch ool, coll ege, h osp ital, li bra ry and a ny in sti tuti on of
lea rn ing or cha rit y - 8: 0 0 P.M . t o 1: 00 A.M. , b ut in n o ca s e sha l l mino rs be al low ed
to bu y a nd /or d rin k a ny su ch in tox ica ting b ev era ges; P ro vided , th a t sub ject
esta b lis hments s hal l p ost a sig n in di ca ti ng th e allow ed sel ling or opera ti ng h ou rs ;
P rovided , furth e r, tha t th ese su bj ect esta bli sh men ts were a l read y in ex ist en ce pri or
to th e a pprov al of th is C ode .
S EC T I ON 27 6 . Pen a lty cla u se. proh ib itio ns sh a ll upon con v iction , pay
tha n P 1, 50 0 or i mp rison ment of n ot l ess
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch
the co ur t.

An y p erson w ho v io la tes the foreg oin g


a fi n e of not les s t ha n P5 00 .0 0 n or mor e
th a n one (1 ) mo nth a nd ten (10 ) da ys nor
fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of

CH A P TER 72 . FR A NC H IS E H OLD E R
S EC T I ON 2 77 . Du ty of Fra n chi se H old er:
a)
To furn ish th e Ci ty T rea surer w ith in 30 day s from receip t thereof a n
a ut hen tica ted c opy of h is fra n chis e or Certi fi ca te o f P u bli c C onv enien ce or public
serv ice to opera te in th e C ity of Ca ga y a n de O ro.
b)
To p rovid e an d mai nta i n a s ta ndb y un it w ith a gen era tin g pow er s uppl y
equ iva len t to fi ft y (5 0% ) percent of its tot a l requ iremen t su pply to its c ons umers in
ca se of fra n ch is e to opera te el ect ri c p ow er, lig ht, w a ter a nd oth er ba si c s erv i ce s in
the C ity of Ca ga ya n d e O ro.
c)
To regi ster said sta ndb y un it with th e Ci ty E ngin eer s O ff ice w ithi n
thi rty (3 0) d ay s fro m th e gra n t of th e fra nchi se, or from n otic e of su ch regis tra tion
in ca s e of ex is tin g fra n ch ise w ith a cer t ifi ca tion un der oa th tha t the st a nd by unit
ha s th e required power gen era tin g ca pa ci ty.
S EC T I ON 2 78. P ro hib ited Acts. - I t shal l b e un la w ful for a ny fra n ch ise h old er
to di spos e o f an y s ta nd by un it or cha n ge th e reg is tered unit w ith an un regi ster ed
one, w ith out th e ap prova l of the Ci ty May or a s recommen ded by t he C i ty En gi neer.
S EC T I ON 2 79 . Pena l ty cla us e. - A ny fra n ch ise holder v io la tin g any prov isi ons
of th is C hap ter s hal l b e p unish ed b y a fi n e of not less th a n P 3, 000 . 0 0 nor more tha n
P 5, 0 00 . 0 0 or i mp rison men t of n ot les s th a n ei gh t (8) mon ths a nd on e (1) da y nor
mor e th a n tw elv e (1 2 ) month s, or both such fi n e a nd impri sonmen t a t th e d iscretio n
of th e C ourt .
C H APT E R 7 3 : LA B E LING OF C OMM E RC I A L GOOD S, PR ODUC T S, ETC.
S EC T I ON
280 .
Req ui remen t. Al l
co mmer ci a l
esta b lish ments
w ith
ma n u fa ctu rin g pl an ts in t he C ity sh a ll lab el th eir prod u cts p rodu c ed in th e Cit y
Ma d e in Ca gay a n d e Oro C ity. P rov id ed, th a t if th e main off ice of th e comp a n y is
loca ted outs ide t he C ity, it sh a ll ca u se th e prin tin g o f th e follo wi ng w ord s on t he
lab el of the p roduct s a fter the main off ice a dd ress: Wi th p la n ts in Ca ga y a n d e Oro
C ity, etc .
S EC T I ON 28 1. Penal ty cla u se. - Vi ola ti on of th e prov isi ons of th e nex t
precedi ng sect ion s hal l be pu ni shed wi th a fi ne of not les s tha n P3, 0 0 0 .0 0 n or more
tha n P 5, 0 00 . 00 or i mp ri son men t of n ot l ess th a n eig ht (8) mo nth s a nd on e (1) day
nor more t ha n twel v e (1 2) month s, or bo th su ch fi ne a nd impris on men t a t th e
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
C H AP T ER 7 4 : UNL AWFU L USE OF ROA D S/ ST REE TS

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S EC T I ON 2 82 . Prohi bi tion - Us e of R oad s a s R epa i r S h ops. - I t sha ll be


un la w ful for a ny rep a ir sho p, v ul ca n izi ng sh op a nd oth er busi ness es tabl ish men ts to
us e a n y p a rt or porti on of an y exis tin g road or st r eet a s ex ten sion for repair of
v ehicles or u tiliz e the sa me for com merci a l or tra de use.
An y repai r done in a n y part or portio n of th e road or street du e to emerg en cy
ca ses is exempt ed from the p rov ision of th e precedi ng pa ra g ra ph , prov id ed tha t
su ch rep a ir sh a ll not ex ce ed o ne (1 ) h our.
S EC T I ON 28 3. Proh ib iti on - U se of R oa d s a s D ispla y Area . - I t sh all b e
un la w ful for a n y person, compa n y or corp ora tion to di spla y in a n y p ortion of
stre ets, s ide w a lk s or hi gh wa ys, t hings , constru ction ma terial s fo r sa l e t ha t ob struct
full pa ssa g e of v ehicles a nd move men ts of ped estria n s.
S EC T I ON 2 84 . Pena l ty cla us e. - A ny p erson viola t ing th e provi sion s of the
for egoi ng sectio ns sh a ll be pu ni shed with a fi ne of n ot l ess tha n P1 , 50 0 . 00 no r mo re
tha n P 3, 0 00 .00 or a n imp riso nmen t of not les s tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths a n d on e (1 ) day
nor more th a n eigh t (8) mont hs, or both su ch fi ne a n d i mp rison ment a t t he
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
CHA P TER 75 : TR AN SP ORTI NG LOG S
S ect ion 28 5. Defi ni tion of term s:
a . T he t erm l og p ond a s u sed a nd regu la ted in thi s C ha p ter sha ll mea n
eith er an en cl osed territori a l s pa c e or lot, bod y of s a lt or fresh wa ter, w here log s or
pi eces of rou nd timb er, cu t tru nk s of b ig tree s, or ti mb er a re d epo sited, fl oa t ed,
tow ed, ra ft ed or stock ed .
b. Dry Pond - is a n en cl osed area of territori a l sp a ce, la n d or lot, not i n o r
un der wa ter wh ere l ogs or p ieces of rou nd timber are k ep t, tra n sp ort ed or d ep osi t ed.
c . T imber or lo g - ma teri a l for c on structio n, woo d su ita b le for bui ldi ng
ma t eri a l, brid ges , s hip s w h ether fresh ly cu t or sea soned ; squ a red or d res sed pi ece
of w ood, on e su s cept ibl e for u se a s alrea dy formin g pa rt of a s tructur e, or l umber.
d. Tra n sp ort - to h a u l, or con vey from o ne pla ce to a n other u sing th e pu b lic
hi gh wa y a s b y post or ra i l.
e . Per son - mea ns an y na tu ral or jurid ica l person , a s so cia tio n, partn er ship,
co rp ora ti on, or a ny bu si ness fi rm, en tity, c on cern , o r estab lis hment .
f. Ass oci a tion - th e a ct of a nu mb er of p ersons in u nit ing tog eth er for
co mmon pu rpos e.

some

g. C orpo ra t ion - a ju rid ica l bod y cons isti ng of not les s t ha n fi v e (5 ) n or more
tha n fi fte en (1 5) in corpora t ors for some sp ecifi c pu rpos e, a nd con t inued by a
su cces si on of n umbers .
I t i s a n a rtifi cia l being crea t ed by op era tion of la w, ha v ing th e rig ht to
su ccessi on, to su e or be su ed, to ow n, to di sp ose of p ro perty, a nd oth er a ttrib ut es
of a person in cident to i ts ex is tenc e.
S EC T I ON 28 6. Fe es. - A f ee o f P 2 00. 00 for ev ery 1, 0 00 bd . ft. of timber or
log s, or a fra cti on th ere of, sh a ll be a ssess ed and coll ec ted from a ny p erson ,
na t ura l or ju ridi cal, pa rtn ersh ip, a s socia ti on, or corpora ti on for ha ulin g, ca rry in g,
tra ns porti ng, fl oa ti ng , tow in g, ra ft i ng, dep osi tin g
timbers , or log s, rou nd or
sq ua re, of a ll kin ds or terre strial or ma rin e log ponds , for co mmer cial p urp oses,
wi thi n th e territ orial juri sdi cti on of th e City of C aga ya n de Oro.

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S EC T I ON 28 7. Pa ymen t of fees. - T he fe es h erei n


a ss essed a nd col lected
sh a ll b e pa id to the C it y T rea su r er of C ag a ya n de Oro b y su ch perso n men tio ned i n
the for eg oing section s, or t hose wh o ca us e such timbers or log s to b e ha u led ,
ca rri ed, or tra nsp ort ed eith er by la nd or w a ter and /or d ep osited or stock ed in a n y
log p ond w ith in th e territoria l j urisd ictio n o f the Ci ty of C aga ya n d e Oro fo r
co mmer ci al p urp oses . Th e fees sh a ll be pa id w ith in a period of tw enty (20 ) day s
fro m the time of shi pment of su ch logs or timb er.
S EC T I ON 2 88. Certi fi ca t e of I ns pection . - I t sh all b e th e du ty of ev ery such
perso n, a ss oci a tion, or corp ora tion men tion ed in th is section h ereof to pa y the fe e
a sses s ed a n d to present to th e Ci ty T rea su rer o f C aga ya n de Oro th e o rigi na l a nd
dupl ica te cop y of C ertifi ca te o f I ns pection or aux ilia ry in v oices c ov ering the
sh ipmen t is sued by th e Depa rt men t of E nv iron men t and N a tu ral R esou rces .
S EC T I ON 2 89. Pen alty cla u se. - An y p erson , na tura l or ju ridi ca l, w h o v iola tes
the prov is ion s of th e forego ing sectio n s sha l l be p unish ed w it h a fi n e of n ot l ess
tha n P 1, 5 00 .00 n or mor e tha n P3, 0 0 0 . 00 or impris onmen t of not les s tha n fou r (4)
mon th s a nd on e (1) da y no r more th a n eigh t (8) mon ths , or b oth s uch fi n e and
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
CH A PT ER 76 . C OP RA B OD E GA / WA RE HO USE
S EC T I ON 290 . For C lea n lin ess & Prop er Venti la ti on. - Ev ery person o pera tin g ,
renti ng , l ea sing a nd /or ma in ta in ing a b od ega for c op ra stora g e, s ha ll p ro vi de th e
sa me w ith su ff icient open ings such a s doors, win dow s, cei lin g and su ch other
open in gs for the prop er v entil a tion of th e p la ce a nd in a ddit ion, sha ll ma i ntai n th e
sa me a nd its premis es rea son abl y clea n a nd s a ni ta ry t o prev ent mol di ng of cop ra
a ff ectin g its na tu ra l con d ition .
T he co nstru c tion of su ch Cop ra Bod ega or Wa reho use sh all a s mu ch a s
pos sible av oid h ollow wa ll s or pa rti ti ons, holl ow ceil ings, h oll ow fl oori ng or ot her
simil a r s pa ce wh ich ma y serve a s s hel ter or en try or eg ress poi nts for ra ts a nd
oth er v ermin s .
L ik ew ise, w indow s, ceil ings a nd si mi la r open ings of Bod ega or Wa reh ou se fo r
co pra storag e sh a ll h a v e wire or meta ll ic s creen cov erin g s to prev ent entry of ra t s,
roden ts, bu gs , fl ies a nd other ins ects th a t feed on copra .
S EC T I ON 29 1. C ertifi ca tion . - N o B odeg a or Wareh ou se fo r s tora ge of C op ra
sh a ll be us ed wi tho ut fi rst b eing in spec ted b y th e C it y Bu ild ing Off i ci a l or h is
represen ta ti v e a nd th e Ci ty H ea lth Off icer or hi s repres enta ti v e wh o sh all cer t ify
tha t th e sa me is fi t for th e p urp ose, oth er wi se s uch cer t ifi ca tion sha ll be w ith held
un til comp lia nce of herein req uirement s sh all be ma d e b y the a pp li ca n t.
C H APT E R 7 7 : C OP RA BUYI NG
S EC T I ON 2 92. P ri ce Bu lleti n B oa rd. - A ny p ers on, fi rm, compa ny, a sso ci a tion ,
co rp ora ti on or pa rt nersh ip en ga ged i n th e bu yi ng , sellin g, st oring and exp ortin g
co pra , excep t own ers a n d t ena n ts o f co con ut la nd, a re req ui red to ha ng in a
co n spicuo u s p la ce bl a ckboa rd s, bul letin boa rd or a ny sign boa rd sh owi ng the
follow in g in fo rma ti ons , to wi t:
a . M a rk et p rices p er 1 00 kil os, Ma n ila qu ota tio ns
b. T hei r da ily pri ce of c opra per 1 0 0 ki los, rese ca da ba s is;
c . T hei r ba sis of cl a ssi fi ca t ion a nd ra te ded uc tion s .
S uch bla ckb oa rd s mu st be p la ced i n th e ma in off ice or pla ce of b usi nes s and
in ev ery bod ega .
S EC T I ON 29 3. Weig hts a nd M ea su res Used. - All w eig ht s a nd mea su res u sed
by th e cop ra bu y ers a nd /or ex p orters mu s t co mply w ith the req ui rem en ts of the

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N a tiona l I n tern a l R ev enu e C ode a nd sha ll b e su bje ct t o a qua rterly i nsp e c tion by
the P hilippi ne Cocon ut Au th ority (PC A) or up on th e a u th ority of the Ci ty May or. And
C ert ifi ca tes of Inspec tion issu ed by the I n sp ect ing off i cer s ha ll be p osted or
a tta ched to th e w eigh t a nd mea sure dev ices s ub ject of i nsp ection .
S EC T I ON 29 4. Pen alty Cl a use. - Any pers on, n a tu ral o r ju rid ica l, foun d
v iola ti ng an y provisi on o f t he tw o foreg o in g cha pters o n cop ra sha ll b e pu ni sh ed
by a fi n e of n ot les s th a n P 5 00 .00 n or more tha n P 1, 500 .0 0 or i mp rison ment o f n ot
less th a n on e (1 ) mon th a n d ten (10 ) da y s nor mo re th a n four (4) mo n th s, or both
su ch fi n e a n d i mp rison ment a t th e discretion of t he cou rt.

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TITLE XIII - LOCAL TAXATION

C HAP TE R 7 8 : TA XAT I ON A ND I TS I M P OSI TI ON


S EC T I ON 2 95. S cop e. - Th is Ch ap ter sh a ll a ppl y to a ll kinds , ty pes or cla ss e s
of busi nes s, tra de, occup a tion or profe ss ion on w hi ch taxes , f ees , ch a rges a nd o ther
impos ition s a re a uthori zed to be l evi ed, impo sed and coll ected by th e p ro vi sion s of
Rep ub li c Act N o. 71 60, oth erwi se k now n a s th e Loca l Gov ernmen t C ode of 19 9 1 .
S EC T I ON 296 . Defi ni tion of Terms :
(a ) Ag ricul tura l P rod uct s - in cl ud es the yi eld of th e s oil, su ch a s co rn ,
rice, ry e, ha y, coconu ts, su g a rca n e, tob a cco, ro ot cro ps, v eg eta bl es, frui ts, fl ow ers ,
a nd thei r by- produ cts ; ordi na ry sa lt; a ll kin d s o f fi sh , pou ltry, a nd liv esto ck and
a ni mal p rod u ct s , wh ether in thei r orig in al form or n ot.
T he ph ra se w h eth er in th eir o rigi nal form or n ot refer s to the
tra ns fo r ma ti on o f sa id prod ucts by th e fa rmer, fi s her ma n, prod ucer or ow n er
throu g h th e ap pl ica tion of p rocess es to pres erv e or otherw is e to prepa re sa id
prod ucts for th e ma rk et su ch a s free zi ng, dryi ng, s altin g, smok in g, or s trippin g.
(b) Amu semen t - a pl ea sura ble d iv ersion a nd enter tai nmen t. I t is sy no ny mo us
to recr ea tion, relax a ti on, a vo ca ti on pa sti me or fu n, w hich in clu des l ega l ized ga m bling or other ga mes of ch a nce sp eci fi ed a nd reg u l a ted by l a w or ord ina n ce .
(c) A mu se ment pla ces - i nclude th ea ters, cin ema to gra p hs, co ncert hal ls,
ci rcu ses, auth orizin g ga mb lin g pla ces a nd oth er pla ces of a muse men t wh ere one
seek s admis sion to ent ert a in hi ms elf seei ng or v i ewi ng th e sho w or p erforma nce .
I t in cl ud es th ose pla ces w here on e seek s a d mi ssio n to en t erta in hi msel f b y direc t
pa rti ci pa ti on.
(d) Bu sin ess - mea ns trad e or co mmerci a l a ct iv ity reg ul a rly en gag ed as
liv eli hoo d o r wi th a v iew to profi t;
(e) Ba nk s a nd oth er fi na n cia l inst itu tion s - in cl ud e non - ba n k fi na n cia l
in termedia ries , lend ing inv es tors, fi na n ce a nd in ves tmen t co mpa nies, pa w ns hop s,
mon ey s hop s, in sura nce compa nies, s tock ma rk ets, sto ck b ro k ers an d dea lers in
se curi ties an d foreig n ex cha ng e, a s defi n ed
un der applica b le la w s, rul es or
regu la ti ons .
(f) C api ta l I nv est men t - is the ca pita l w h ich a p erson in v est in
a ny
un dertak in g, or whi ch h e con trib utes to the ca p ital of a pa rtn ersh ip, corp ora tion
or an y ot her j uridica l enti ty or a ss oci a tion i n a pa rti cu la r ta x ing ju risd iction .
(g) Ch a rges - refers t o pecu ni a ry lia b ili ty, a s ren ts or fees a ga i nst perso n or
prop erty ;
(h) Con tra ctor - in cl ud es p erson s, n a tu ral or
ju ridi ca l, n ot s ub ject to
profess ion a l tax a s prov id ed in thi s cod e, w hos e a ctiv ity con sists ess en tial ly of th e
sa le of all k in ds of
s erv i ces for
a fee, rega rdles s of w heth er or no t th e
performa n ce of th e s erv i ce ca ll s for th e exercise or use of th e phy sica l or menta l
fa cu lti es of s u ch con tra ct or or his emp loy ees .
T he term c ontra ctor sh a ll in cl ud e g enera l eng i n eering, gen eral bui lding
a nd spe cia l ly contra ct ors a s d efi n ed u nd er ap pli ca b le la w s; fi l lin g, demoliti on an d
sa lva g e w ork s contra ctors of min e dril ling a pp a ra tu s; prop rietors or op era tors of
dock ya rd s; perso ns en gag ed in th e ins ta lla tion of wa ter sy ste m, an d ga s electric
lig ht , hea t or pow er, prop riet ors or op era tors of sm elt ing pla n ts ; eng ra vi ng, pl a tin g
a nd pla sti c l a mi nat ion estab li shmen ts ; prop ri etor s/ opera to rs of esta b li shmen ts for
repa i ri ng, repa i nti ng , up hol st ering, w a sh ing or grea si ng of v ehi cl es, h ea vy
equ ip men t, v ul ca niz in g, reca pp ing and ba ttery cha rg ing ; propriet ors or op era tors

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of fu rni ture sh ops an d esta bli shm en ts fo r p la n ni ng or su rfa ci ng an d recut t ing of


lu mb er a n d sa wmil ls un der con tra ct to sa w
or cut log s b elon gin g to others;
prop rietor s or op era tors of dry - cl ea ni ng o r dy eing es tab lis hments , stea m la u nd ries
us ing wa s hin g ma chin es ; p ro prietor s or own ers of sh op s for th e repa ir of a ny ki nd
of me ch a ni ca l a nd electri cal d evi c es, in stru men ts, appa ra tus , or furn itu re a nd shoe
repa i ri ng by ma chi ne or a ny mech a ni ca l con triv a n ce ; p ro p rietors or op era tors of
esta b lis hments or l ots for pa rk i ng pu rpo ses; prop rietors or op era tors of ta ilo r
sh ops, dres s sh ops, mil lin ers a nd ha t ter s, b ea u ty pa rl ors, ba r bersh op s, ma ssa ge
cl in ics, sa un a T u rk ish a n d Swed is h b a th s, slen deriz in g a nd b uild ing sa loon s an d
simil a r esta b lish ment; ph otog raph ic stu di es; fu nera l pa rl ors; p ropri etors or
opera t ors of h otels, motel s, an d lod gi ng h ouses ; p rop ri etor s o r opera to rs of a rra st re
a nd stev edor i ng , w a reh ous ing, or forw a rdi ng es tabl ish men t ; ma ster
plumb ers,
smith s, a nd hou se or sig n pa in ters, pri nters, pock h ind ers, li tho gra p hers, publis hers
ex cep t th ose en ga ged in th e pu b lica tio n or pri nting of any new s pa per, ma ga zin e,
revi ew or bu lleti n w hich a ppea rs in terva ls with fi x ed prices for subs cri pti on a nd
sa le an d w hich i s not d ev oted prin cipa lly to t he pu blica tion o f a dverti se ments ;
bu sin ess a gen ts, priv a te d etec tiv e or w a tchma n agen cies, co mmer ci al
an d
immi gra ti on b rok ers, a nd cin ema togra p hi c fi lm ow ners, les sors a nd di strib utors .
(i) C orpora t ion - in cl ud e partn er sh ips , no ma tt er h ow o rg a n ized, joi nt- stock
co mpa ni es, joi nt acco un ts (cu ent a s en parti ci pa cion ), a sso ci a tion s or ins ura n ce
co mpa ni es b ut does n ot inclu d e gen era l profe ss ion a l, pa rtn ershi ps an d a joi nt
v entu re or cons ortiu m fo rmed for the pu rpose of underta k ing con stru cti on proje cts
or eng a gi ng in pet ro leum coa l, geoth erma l , a nd oth er en erg y opera t ion s pu rsu a nt
to a n op era tin g or con sor ti um ag ree men t un der a s ervi ce contra c t with th e
gov ern men t . Genera l profes sion al p artn ers hi ps a re pa rt nersh ip s for med by pers ons
for the sole pu rpos e of ex erci sin g thei r common profe ssi on, no part o f the i ncom e
of w h ich i s d eriv ed from en ga gin g in any trade o r bu sin ess .
T he term resid en t foreig n w h en a ppl ied to a co rp o ra ti on mea n s a for eig n
co rp ora ti on n ot o therw ise orga niz ed u nd er th e la w s of t he Ph ilipp in es bu t en ga g ed
on trade or b usi nes s with in th e P hi lip pi nes;
(j) C oun try sid e a nd Ba ra nga y Bu sin ess Enterp rise - refers to a n y bu sin ess
enti ty, asso cia t ion, or co opera t iv e regis tered u nd er the p rov isio n of R epu bli c A ct
N um bered Six ty E igh t Hu ndred Ten (R.A . N o. 68 10 ), ot herw ise k now n a s the Mag na
C a rta Fo r C oun trysid e an d Ba ra n ga y B usi nes s E nterp ri ses (Kal ak a la n 2 0) ;
(k ) Dea ler - mea n s one whos e b us ines s is to b uy a nd sell merch a nd ise, g ood s,
a nd cha ttel s a s a mercha n t . He sta n d s immed ia tel y b etw een th e prod ucer or
ma n u fa ctu r er a nd the cons u mer an d dep end s for h is profi t not up on th e la b or he
bes tows upon his commo diti es bu t upo n the ski ll a nd for esi gh t w ith wh ich he
wa tch es the ma rk et;
(l) Fee - a ch a rge fi x ed by la w or ord in a nce for th e regu la ti on or insp ec tion
of a bus in ess or a ctiv ity ;
(m) Fra nch is e - a righ t o r pri vileg e, aff ec ted wi th publ ic inter est w hi ch i s
co n ferred up on priva t e perso ns or corpora ti ons , u nd er su ch terms a nd cond iti ons
a s t he gov ernm ent a nd i ts p oli tical s ubdi vi sion s ma y imp ose in th e i nterest of p ublic
wel fa re, secu rity and sa fety ;
(n) Gross S ales o r Recei pts - include the tota l a moun t o f mon ey or its
equ iva len t rep resenti ng th e
co n tra ct
p rice,
co mpen sa tio n
or s erv i ce fee,
in cl ud ing th e a moun t ch a rged or ma teria ls su pp lied w it h the serv ices a nd d epo sits
or
ad va nc e pay ment s a ctu a lly or con stru cti vel y
recei v ed du ring the tax a ble
qu a rter for th e
s ervi ce s
p erform ed or to b e p erfo r med for
an oth er perso n
ex cl ud ing dis co un ts if deter min able a t the time of sa l es, sa l es retu rn, ex ercis e ta x
a nd v alu e -a dd ed ta x ( VAT );

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(o) Ma n u fa ctu rer - i nclu des every p erson wh o, by ph ys ica l or che mica l
proces s , al ters t he ext eri or tex ture or form or inn er s ub sta n ce of a n y ra w ma teri a l
or ma n u fa ctu r ed or p artia ll y ma nufa ctured prod uct in su ch ma n ner a s to prepa re it
for sp ecia l us e or us ed to w hich i t cou ld n ot ha v e been pu t in it s origi nal
co nd itio n, or w ho by a ny such proce ss a lters the qua li ty of a ny s uch ra w
ma t eri a l or parti a lly ma n ufa c tu red prod uct s so as to red u ce it to ma rk eta b le sh a pe
or p rep a re for th e u se of i nd ustry, or wh o by a ny su ch p rocess c ombi nes any su ch
ra w ma t eria ls or pa rtia ll y ma n ufa ctu r ed p rod ucts o f the sa me or o f d iff eren t k ind s
a nd in such ma nner tha t th e fi n ish ed prod uct s ca n b e p ut to sp ecia l u se o r u ses to
wh ich su ch ra w ma teria l or p a rtia l ly ma n u fa ctu red p rodu cts in thei r ori gin a l
co nd itio n cou ld not ha v e been put and w ho i n a dd itio n al ters su ch ra w ma teria l
or pa rtia l ly ma n ufa ctured p rod ucts, or co mb ines th e sa me to produ ce s uch fi ni shed
prod ucts for the pu rp ose o f thei r sa le or d is tribu tion to others and no t for hi s ow n
us e or con su mp tion ;
(p)
M a rgin a l Fa r mer or Fi sh erma n - refers to a n indi vidu a l en ga g ed i n
su bsi sten ce fa rmin g or fi sh in g w h ich
sh a ll be
li mi ted to the s a le, ba rter or
ex ch a ng e of
agri cu ltu ra l or ma rin e p rodu c ts
p ro du ced b y hims elf a nd his
immed ia te fa mil y ;
(q) M otor Veh icle - means any v ehi cl e prop ell ed by a ny p ower ot her th a n
mu s cul a r pow er using th e pu bl ic ro ads, bu t ex cl uding roa d rol lers, trolley ca rs,
stre et sw e ep ers , sp ri nkl es, la wn mow er s, bu lld o zers , gra d ers, fork li fts , a mp hi bia n
truck s, a nd cra ne if n ot used on pub li c roa d s, v ehicles w hi ch ru n on ly on ra il s or
tra ck ers, a nd t ra ctors , t ra i lers, an d tra ction engin es o f all k i nd s u sed ex clu siv ely
for a g ri cu ltu ra l purposes ;
(r) Mu nicip a l Wa ters - i nclu des not on ly str ea ms, la k es a n d tid a l wa ters
wi thi n th e mu n icipa lity, no t
bein g th e su bject of pri va te own ersh ip a nd n ot
co mp rised w ith in th e na tion a l p ark s, publ ic forest, timber la nd s, fore st reserv es, or
fi shery res erv e s , b ut also ma ri ne w a ters in cl ud ed betw een tw o li nes dra w n
perp endicul a rly to th e g en eral coa stl in e from po int s wh ere th e b oun da ry lin es o f
the mu ni ci pa lity or ci ty tou ch th e s ea at lo w and a th ird lin e pa rallel wi th the
gen era l coa stl in e a nd fi fteen (15 ) Kil om eters from it. W h ere tw o mun icipa lit ies
a re si tua ted on the opposi te sh ore s t ha t t here i s les s th a n 1 5 k ilom eters of ma ri en
wa ters b etween them . T h e th ird lin e sh a ll be equa ll y dis ta nt fro m opp osite sh ores of
the res pectiv e municip a liti es of ma rin e wa ters bet ween them, th e thi rd li ne sh a ll
be equa lly d is ta nt from opp osi te sh ores o f the respectiv e mu ni ci pa li ty ;
(s) Opera to r - in clud es th e ow ner, ma na g er, a dmini s tra t or, or a ny other
perso n wh o i s resp on sib le
fo r
th e op era tion of a b usi nes s esta b li shm en t or
un dertak in g;
(t) Pedd ler - mea n an y person w ho , ei ther for h imself or on c ommi ssion ,
tra v els fro m p la ce t o p la c e a nd sel ls hi s good s or off ers to sell an d deliv er th e
sa me . W het her a pedd ler i s a w hol esa le peddl er or a reta il
p edd ler of a pa rti cu la r
co mmodi ty sha l l be deter min ed fro m the d efi nit ion of w h olesa l e or reta il dea ler as
prov id ed in th is Title;
(u) Pers ons - mea n s ev ery n a tu ral or jurid ica l bein g su scepti ble of rig hts a n d
obl ig a tion s or of bei ng th e su bj ect of leg al rel a tion s;
(v ) R esid ents - refers to na tu ral p erson s w ho ha v e thei r h abit ua l resid enc e in
the prov in ce, city, or mu n ici pal ity w here they ex ercise thei r ci vi l righ ts or fulfi ll
thei r civ il obliga tin s a n d to ju rid ica l p erson s for w hi ch th e l a w or an y oth er
prov is ion crea ting or reorga ni z ing th em fi x es their resid en ce in a pa rticul a r
prov ince, city o r mu nicipa li ty. I n t he a bs ence o f su ch la w, ju ridica l person s are
resid ent
of
the provi nce, city mu n icipa l ity wh ere
t hey ha v e
thei r
l ega l
resid ence or prin cipa l pla c e of busi ness or w here th ey con du ct t heir p ri ncip a l
bu sin ess or occup ation ;

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(w) R eta il - mea n s a sa le wh ere the purcha ser buys the co mmod ity for hi s
ow n con su mp tion, or irresp e ct iv e of t he qua li ty of th e com mod ity s old ;
(x ) Ves sel - in clu des every typ e of b oa t, cra ft, or o ther arti fi ci a l con triv a n ce
us ed, or cap a ble of b ein g u sed , a s a mea ns of tra n sp orta tion on w a ter;
(y ) Wa rfa g e - mea ns a fee a sses s ed a ga i nst the ca rg o of a v essel enga ged
in foreig n or do mes tic tra d e b a sed on qu a nt ity, w eig ht or mea sure re cei ved a nd/ or
di scha rg e by v ess el ; an d
(z) W hol esa le - mea n s a sal e wh ere th e pu rch a ser
bu y s or imports the
co mmodi ties for res a le to person s oth er th a n the en d u ser rega rdl ess of th e
qu ali ty of th e tra nsa ction .
II - A DMIN I S TRAT I VE P R OVI S ION S
S EC T I ON 29 7. Duty of t he City T rea su rer. - T h e City T rea surer sh all coll ect,
eith er by hi msel f or throu gh hi s dep ut ies, al l tax es, ch a rg es, fe es a nd all oth er
lev ies of th is Ti tle.
S EC T I ON 2 98 . L icen se n e cessa ry :
(a )
Ev ery ty pe or cla s s o f bu si ness an d ev ery sepa ra te or di stin ct pla ce of
bu sin ess mus t be provided w ith a corresp ond ing l icens e. One t yp e of bu sin ess, p ro fe ssio n, occu pa t ion , trad e or ca llin g does n ot b eco me ta x ex emp t merely b y b eing
co nd uc ted or op era ted i n th e resi den ce or ab ode of the propriet or or ma na g er or in
one a nd th e sa me p la ce w ith some oth er bu sin ess, prof es sion or occup a tion for
wh ich li cen se ha d a lready been pa i d, ex cep t a s au thori z ed hereo f.
(b) N o person s ha l l o pen or begin a n y bu si ness , trad e o r occu pa tion or
pra ctice of a n y prof es sion or ca llin g for w hi ch ta xes , fe es , ch a rges, an d/ or ren ta ls
a re a ut horiz ed to be l evi ed a nd col lected u nd er Rep ub li c A ct No. 71 6 0 , da t ed
Ja n ua ry 1, l9 92, oth erwi se kn own a s t he L oca l
Go vern men t C od e of 19 9 1 , to
co n ti nu e the op era tio n of th e sa me for en sui ng yea r or ha v e a ny stock in tra d e
wi tho ut fi rs t p ayi ng th e g ra du a ted or fi x ed t a xes , fe es, cha rg es or ren ta l s impo sed
un der thi s T itl e.
(c) A ny tax , fee or ch a rges pai d in a ny lo ca l ity out sid e Cag a y a n de Oro for
a ny bu sin ess, occup a tion , pro fess ion , trade or ca lli ng w hi ch i s req uired to be pa id
in Ca ga y a n de O ro C it y u nd er th e p rovi sion s of t his Tit le sha ll be in va lid with in
the ju ri sdi ct ion of th is Ci ty a nd th e sa me sh a ll n ot b e us ed a s a li cen se to op era te
a ny b u sin ess i n Cag a y a n de Oro.
S EC T I ON 29 9. City Ma y or s Per mi t N ece s sa ry .- T h e Ci ty M a y or s hall not
iss ue an y licen se to opera te a new busi ness or conti nu e th e op era tion s of ex is ting
ones fo r t he en sui ng ca lenda r y ea r u n less th e ow ner, op era tor, p roprieto r o r
ma n a g er fi rst pres en t th e fol low ing :
(a ) A cop y of the permit iss ued by the Off ice of t he Ci ty Ma y or auth oriz in g
the opera ti on o f the bus ines s or th e pu rsu it of a prof essio n, o ccu pa ti on, trade or
ca lli ng du rin g t he yea r fo r which a li cen se is b ein g secur ed ;
(b) A sw orn sta tement on a fo rm pres cri bed by th e C ity T rea su rer decla ri ng,
a mo ng oth er th ings, in for ma ti on as to bu sin ess orga n iz a tion a n d ter m:

by l a w.

(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)

Na me o f ma n agers ,
Tota l ca pita l i nv est ment on th e bu si ness ,
Tota l gross recei pts du ring the precedi ng y ea r, and
Such o ther perti nen t da ta whi ch ma y fro m time to time b e req ui red

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(c) I ss ua n ce of clea ra nce b y th e b a ra n gay. - N o l icens e or permit for a n y


bu sin ess or a ctivity ma y be is sued un less a clea ra n ce is fi rst ob ta in ed from th e
ba ra n ga y w here such bu sin ess or a ct iv ity is loca ted or cond uct ed . T he appli ca ti on
for clea ra n ce s hal l be a cted with in sev en (7) w orkin g da y s fro m th e fi lin g th ere o f. I n the ev ent th a t the clea ra n ce i s not i ssu ed wi thi n th e s a id p eriod, the City
Ma y or ma y is sue the sa id li cen se or p ermit.
S EC T I ON 3 00 . Fixin g of th e t ax a nd
ma nn er of pay ment. - Ex cept a s
oth erw is e prov id ed in thi s cod e, a ll city ta x es a re h ereby fi x ed by y ea r, p rov id ed
how ev er, tha t at th e op tion of th e ta xpa yer, the sa me ma y be pa id i n
q ua rterly
in sta ll men ts a t th e ti me prescrib ed.
S EC T I ON 3 01 . Ac crua l of Ta x. - U n less oth erw is e p rovided i n t his C ode, al l
loca l ta x es, fees a nd cha rg es s ha l l a ccrue on the fi rst da y of J a nu a ry of ea ch y ea r.
How ev er, n ew ta x es, fee s or cha rg es i n th e ra tes th er e o f, sh a ll a ccru e on t he
fi rst day of the qua rt er n ex t fo llow ing th e eff ec tivity of th e O rdin a n ce i mp osing
su ch n ew ra tes.
S EC T I ON 3 02. Ti me of Pa y men t. - U n less otherw ise prov id ed i n th is Co de, all
ta x es, fees a nd cha rges, sh a ll be pa id w ith in th e fi rst tw en ty day s (20 ) of Ja n ua ry
or of ea ch su bs equ ent qu a rter, a s th e ca se ma y be . T he Ci ty C oun cil ma y, for a
ju stifi a ble rea son or ca u se, ex ten d th e ti me b ut o nly for a p eriod not exceed in g si x
(6) mon th s.
S EC T I ON 30 3. Surcha rg es and p ena lt ies on unpa id ta xes , fe es, or ch a rges. A s urcha rg e n ot ex c eedi ng Twen ty Fiv e percen t (2 5% ) of th e a mou nt of ta x es,
fe es, or cha rg es not pa id on time a n d an inter es t a t th e ra te not ex ceed ing tw o
percent (2% ) p er mon th of th e u np a id ta x es, fee s or ch a rges in cl ud ing surcha rg es,
un til s uch a moun t is ful ly pa id bu t i n n o ca se sh a ll th e tota l in terest on th e unpa id
a mo un t or p ortio n t her eof ex ce ed Th irty Si x (36 ) month s.
I n th e ca se of a mu sement tax o n admiss ion , t he ta x pa y er con cern ed sh a ll
be s ub ject to a surcha rg e of Tw en ty Fi ve p ercen t (2 5% ) of the a mou nt du e, pl us
a n i nterest of Two percen t (2 %) p er mon th of th e un pa i d tax fro m th e du e da te
un til th e ta x sh all ha ve been fu lly pa id .
I n the ca se of wil lful n egl ect to fi l e th e retu rn a nd pay the ta x with in the
time required, o r i n ca se fra ud ul ent retu rn is fi led or a fal se return i s wi llfu lly
ma d e, th e ta xp a yer sh a ll b e subj ect to a surcha rg e of fi fty percen t (50 %) of th e
co rr ect a mou nt of th e ta x d u e, in ad di tion to th e i nterest a nd pena lties p ro vi ded .
S EC T I ON 30 4. Add itio na l 50 % pena l ty for
la te reg is tra tion . - T h ere is
hereb y i mp os ed a nd coll ect ed by th e C it y T rea su rer fro m a ny o wn er/op era tor on
Motor el a an d/ or tricy cle a s a dd iti ona l pen a lty o f fi fty (5 0% ) p ercen t for
la te
regi stra tion .
S EC T I ON 30 5. I n terest on other u np a id rev enu e. - W here th e a moun t of a ny
oth er rev en ue due a loca l g ov ern men t unit, ex cept v olu n ta ry con tribu tio ns or
don a ti ons, i s n ot pai d on th e d a te fi x ed in the Ord ina n ce, or i n the contra c t,
ex pressed or implied, or upon th e occu rr en ce of the ev ent w hich h a s giv en ris e to
the coll ecti on, there sh a ll be col lected a s p art of t ha t a mou n t an in terest t her eon
a t the ra te of Tw o (2% ) p ercen t per mon th fro m th e da te i t is d u e u nti l i t i s pa id ,
bu t in n o ca se shal l th e to ta l in terest on th e un pai d a moun t or a p ortion th er eof
ex ce ed T hi rty Six (3 6) mon ths .
S EC T I ON 30 6 . C oll ecti on of lo ca l rev en ue s by T rea surer. - All loca l t a xes ,
fe es a nd cha rg es sh all b e col le cted b y t he C ity T rea surer, or h is a u th orized dep u ties .
T he C ity Trea s urer ma y dep u tize th e bara n ga y trea s u rer a s
du ly b ond ed
to collect l ocal ta xes or ch a rg es wh erein the ba ra ng a y ha s a s ha re of su ch ta x es or

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fe es. I n ca s e a bond i s requ ired for th e p urp ose, City Gov ern men t sha ll p ay the
premiu ms of b ond th a t ma y b e required under thi s T itl e .
S EC T I ON 30 7. Ex a min a tion of book s a ccou n ts a nd pertin en t record s of
bu sin essmen by loca l trea su rer. - T he City T rea su rer ma y, by himsel f or th roug h a ny
of his dep uti es aut horiz ed i n w ri ting, exa min e the b ook s of a cco un t and other
perti nen t reco rd s of a n y person , pa rt nersh ip , corpora t ion , or a ssocia tion sub ject to
loca l ta x es, fees a nd ch a rges in order to a scerta i n, a ss es s a nd c ollect th e corre ct
a mo un t of the tax, fee or ch a rg e. Such exa mina tio n sha ll be made duri ng regula r
bu sin ess h ou rs, on ly on ce for ev ery ta x perio d, an d sha ll b e certi fi ed to b y the
ex a mi ning o ff icia l. Su ch cert ifi ca te sh all b e ma d e or re corded in the b ook s of
a ccou n ts of t he t a xp a y er ex a mi ned .
For thi s p urp ose the Ci ty T rea su rer or h is aut hor i zed represen ta tive ma y look
in to ca sh regi ster s and oth er docu ments ne cess a ry for th e exa mi na ti on.
I n ca se th e exa min a tion i s ma d e by an auth oriz ed dep uty o f the C ity
T rea surer, th e written au thori ty of th e d ep uty con cerned shal l sp eci fi ca l ly s ta te the
na me, ad dress and bu sin ess o f t he ta xp a y er wh ose b ook s of a ccou nt s and perti nen t
reco rd s a re to be ex a min ed, th e date an d p la ce of su ch ex a mi na ti on an d th e
proced ure to be fol l owed in con du ctin g t he sa me.
For thi s pu rp ose, th e record s o f th e rev enu e d is trict off ice of th e B urea u of
I nt ern a l R ev enu e sha l l be mad e a v ailab le to the C ity T rea surer, hi s d epu ty or d uly
a ut horiz ed represen ta ti ve.
S EC T I ON 308 . R evo ca ti on of permit :
(a ) T he City M a yo r s ha ll ha ve t he p ow er t o revok e a permit for (1 ) vi ola ti on
of la w, (2) pers isten t or hab itu al del in qu ency in th e pay ment of ta x es, fees, etc., or
(3) other jus tifi a ble ca u ses .
(b) Th e rev o ca tio n o f a p ermi t a n d/ or th e is sua nce of a n o rd er clos ing a
bu sin ess b y th e C ity Ma y or a uto ma ti ca lly ca ncels t he li cen se of the busi ness
in vo lv ed in su ch revo ca ti on or o rd er o f closu re, a nd u nd er th is circum sta n ces , t he
ta xpa y er shal l not be en tit led to a n y ta x refu nd for u nexpi red porti on of the y ea r or
qu a rter for w hi ch p ay men t ha d been ma de.
(c) I n the ev en t th a t th e C ity M a yo r revok es an d orders the clo sur e of a
bu sin ess est a bli shmen t or issu e s a new permit to the op era tor or own er of busi nes s
wh ose permit a nd /or li cen s e he ha d prev iou sly rev ok ed or ca n celed , said ow ner or
opera t or
mus t se cure an d pa y for a n ew p ermi t a nd licens e jus t a s if he i s to
opera t e a n ew bu si ness .
S EC T I ON 3 09. Ta x recei pts a nd oth er pap ers
rela tiv e to op era tio n of
bu sin ess to be displ a y ed con sp icuou sl y. - Al l licens es, pri vi lege tax receip ts a nd
permits iss ued to a tax p ayer under the p ro vi sion s o f thi s Titl e mus t b e di spl a y ed by
the l icense e in a con spi cu ou s pla ce in hi s off i ce, s tor e or bu sin ess esta b li shmen t.
Fa i lure to d o s hal l b e d eemed u n la w fu l a nd sh all b e p enali zed a s herei n a fter
prov id ed.
S EC T I ON 3 10 . R emov a l or tra nsfer of busi ness to oth er loca tion . - A ny
bu sin ess, profe ssio n, tra de or oc cu p a tion for wh ich ta x es o r fe es h av e b een pa i d
pu rsu a nt to th e p rov isio ns hereof ma y be mo ved to and c on tin ued in an other pl a ce
wi thi n the City of Ca g ay a n de Oro, wi tho ut pa y ment of a ddit ion a l ta xes du rin g the
ter m from wh ich p ay men t h ad alread y been mad e; Prov id ed, h ow ever, t ha t th e
ta xpa y er con cern ed sh a ll fi rst se cure a n ew permit fro m the Off i ce of th e C i ty
Ma y or to opera te i n th e n ew l oca ti on; a nd P rovided , furth er t ha t h e n otifi es th e
C ity T rea surer of such remov a l or tra ns fer to a n other p la c e a t l ea st Tw en ty Fo ur
(24 ) hou rs befor e th e tra ns fer. P rop er nota t ion of su ch tra n sfer s hou ld be ma de by

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the City Trea s urer or his d ep uti es on th e fa ce of t he off i ci a l recei pts , privil ege tax
recei pts a n d ot her re cord s in vo lv ed.
S EC T I ON 31 1. Tra n sfer of own ersh ip or ch a ng e o f a na me of b u sin ess. W h en the ow nership of a b u sin ess is t ra nsferr ed fro m the licen s ee t o
a n other
perso n, co mpli a n ce with th e prov isi ons of the Bulk Sa l es La w and of S ecti on 19 8
of th e Na tion al I ntern a l R even ue C ode, a s a mend ed, i s a
requ irement t o th e
co n ti nua tion o f sa id bu sin es s and n o licen se s ha l l b e i ssu ed to a ny p ers on w h o h a s
not comp li ed wi th said req ui remen ts . Co nseq uen t ly, in ca ses wh ere a n ap pli ca n t for
a p ermi t fa il s t o compl y wi th t he a b ov e req uirement s, i t sh a ll be ma nda to ry for
the C ity Ma y or to refus e th e is sua n ce of th e p ermi t .
S EC T I ON 3 12 . C ont inu a ti on of th e B usi nes s upon Dea th of Licen s ee. - W hen a
perso n or merch a nt o pera tin g a bus in ess di es an d h is b usi ness is con t inu ed by the
hei rs or ex ecutors o f th e sa id
person or by any on e w h o h a s sh ow n proof of a n
in teres t in h is st ate, n o ad di tion a l ta x sh all b e requ ired from th e resid ue of the
ter ms for wh ich the tax h a d alrea dy been pa id; Prov id ed, ho wev er, t ha t the hei rs,
ex ecu tors o r ind ivid ual s d esirin g to con t inu e th e bu si ness of the decea sed li cen see
sh a ll comp ly w ith th e prov is ion s hereo f a nd of
se ctio n 19 8 of
t he
Na ti ona l
I nt ern a l R even ue C ode, a s a mend ed, a nd presen t d ocument a ry proof of su ch
co mp lia n ce to th e C it y T rea surer. Howev er, pers ons cov ered by th e provisi ons of
Rep ub li c Act 1 18 0 s hal l al so comply wit h t he p rovisi ons there o f.
S EC T I ON 31 3. Pri vileg e ta x rec eip ts or off i ci a l rec eipts to b e su rrend ered
to t he C ity T rea surer up on retire ment from bu sin ess. - An y person req ui red t o p a y
a licens e under this T itle w ho reti res o r disc on tin ues h is b usi ness , trade or ca lli ng,
or th e pra cti ce o f a ny p rofes sion or oc cupa tio n s ha ll n otify th e Ci ty T rea surer in
wri tin g of hi s retiremen t fro m b usi ness on or b efore th e l a st d ay of th e q ua rt er of
the y ea r for w hi ch ta x es h a v e b een paid, or h e ma y su rren d er to sa id C ity T rea su rer
the off icia l rec eipts a n d th e priv il ege ta x receipt s
cov erin g th e qua rter wh en
retire ment is ma de. Fa il ure to noti fy th e Ci ty T rea su rer i n wri ting or to surren der
the l i cen se, s ha ll be deem ed a c on clus iv e proo f tha t the b us i n ess w a s nev er retired
or cl osed a nd s hal l subje ct th e l icens e e, hi s hei rs, or a ssign s to th e u su a l ta x es,
fe es, ch a rg es, surch a rges and fi n es, a nd oth er pen alti es h erein p ro vi ded .
S EC T I ON 3 14 . Ca s h inv oice or off icial recei pt to b e issued for every s ale
of tw o p esos or more . - Ev ery p ers on con du c ting a bu sin ess, or p urs uing a tra d e
a nd /o r fees u nd er t his ti tle must i ssu e a n in voi ce or receipt for ev ery sa le or
tra ns fer of merch a nd is e or s erv i ce a mo un ting to tw o pesos or mor e. Fa i lure to
iss ue s uch ca sh invo ice/re ceip t sh all be pen aliz ed a s h ereina fter prov id ed.
S EC T I ON 31 5. - Disp osi tion
of
fun ds. - Ex cept a s ot herw ise pro vided ,
co lle ctio ns ma de a n d receiv ed by the C it y T rea su rer u n der th e prov isi ons o f th is
T itle sh a ll a ccru e to the g enera l fu n d of th e C i ty of C aga ya n de Oro and sha ll be
di spos ed of in th e ma nn er p ro vided by la w and /o r Ordi na n ce.
S EC T I ON 3 16 . R efun d of collecti ons :
(a ) Ta xes , fees o r cha rg es pai d to th e City T rea sur er under thi s Ti tle sh all b e
refu n ded on ly w h en pa y men t wa s ma d e u nd er p rotest du ly a nn ota ted on th e receip t
ev iden cin g th e p aymen t a nd tha t th e cla i m for refu nd is fi l ed w ithin th e ca lenda r
y ea r w hen su ch pay men t i s made.
(b) W h en a bu sin ess is clo sed or retired befor e t he exp ira tio n of the y ea r o r
qu a rter for w hich t he ta x ha d b een previou sl y pa id, th e tax pa y er conc ern ed sh a ll
not be enti tled to a ta x refu nd for th e un ex pi red p ortion of t he y ea r or qu a rter.
(c) I n all ca s e s of refund, a ctu a l p ay men t of th e cl aim s ha l l no t be made
un less th e v ou chers cov eri ng th e sa me hav e b een ap prov ed b y the C ity M a y or an d
pre- aud ited b y the C ity Au di tor.

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C HAP TE R 7 9 : SC H EDULE OF B A SE UNI T C ONS TR UC TI ON C OST FOR


B UILD I NG S, M AC H I NE RI E S AN D OTH E R ST RUC TUR ES
S EC T I ON 3 17 . C ons truction Cos t. - Th e fo llow in g is th e sch ed ule of ba se u ni t
co n st ru ction co s t for b u ild in gs, ma chi neri es a nd oth er struc tu res herein a tta ched
a s the ba si s for the cla ssi fi ca t ion,
appra isal
an d a sses s ment of b uild ing s,
ma ch in eri es a n d oth er stru ct ures i n th e Ci ty of Ca g a ya n d e Oro, i n conn ection
wi th t he 1 992 general cla s sifi ca tion ma nd a ted u nd er Sec tion 21 9 of th e Loca l
Gov ernm ent C ode, to wit :
C LA SSI FI CAT ION OF B UI L DIN GS A N D OT HER I M PR OV EME N TS
Bu ildin gs sha l l be cl assi fi ed a ccordi ng to th eir u se a nd cons tru ctio n
ch a ra cteristi cs a nd unit v alues es tab l ish ed for ea ch cl a ss a nd su b- cl a ss tog ether
wi th a set of a ddition an d d edu ction fa ctors .
Bu ildin g sh a ll b e cla s sifi ed a ccordi ng to i ts stru ctu ra l cha ra cteris tics, a s
follow s:
T yp e I - REIN FO RCE D CON C RE TE
A. Co lumn s, bea ms, w a lls , fl oors and roofs a ll rein forced con crete .
B . Sa me a s A bu t wa ll s a re h oll ow bl ock s.
T yp e II - M I XED CON CRE TE
A. C oncr ete colu mn s,
bea ms a n d w a lls, R .C. ba th a nd t oilet bu t w ood en
fl oors j oists , fl ooring a nd roo f fra min g a nd ti les o r G. I . s heet roofi ng .
B . C on cret e colu mn s a nd bea ms
roofi ng s, R. C. on ba th a n d toil et .

but h oll ow b lock s w a lls an d ti les or G.I .

C. C on cret e colu mn s a nd wood en b ea ms , R.C. bea ms, h ollo w bl ock wa ll s,


wo oden fl oor j oists, fl oor a nd roof fra min g an d G.I . sheet roofi ng .
D. C on crete co lumn s, wood en b ea ms, a d obe or w ooden w a ll s, fl o or joi sts,
fl oorin g and G.I . she et roofi n g.
T yp e II I - S TR ON G M ATE RI A L S
A. First g roup woo den stru ctura l fra mi ng s, fl oor ing s, ho llow b lock wa l ls a nd
til es or G.I . sh eet roo fi n g .
B . Firs t grou p wood en s tructura l fra min g, fl oor ing s, h ollow blo ck w a lls on
the fi rst fl oor a nd ta nqu il e wa lls on the se cond fl oor a nd G.I . shee t roofi ng .
C. Fi rs t g roup
wo oden post s, gi rd ers, girts, w in dow gril ls a nd hea d s,
a pi tong fl o or, j oists an d roof fra min g, ta n quil e fl oor a nd s idi ng s a nd G.I . s heet roof in g.
D. T hi rd grou p wood en structu ra l fra mi ng s, fl oo ri ng s an d si di ng s a nd G.I .
sh ee t roofi n g.
E. S a me as D but structu ral members are su b- sta n da rd .
T yp e IV - T EM P OR ARY M AK ES HI FT S TR UC T URE S HE DS, LEA N T O OR B ARO N G BA RO NG .
KI ND S OF BUI LD I NG S

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C omm erci a l bu ild ing - A stru ctu re p rima rily inten d ed fo r trad e a nd co mmerce
us a ge lik e stor e, off ice bu ild ing s/ ba n k s.
Res id enti al buil din g - A st ru c ture d esig ned to provide co mpl ete liv ing
fa ci liti es (K itch en, etc .) for fa mil y/ fa mi lies or h ous ehol ds.
Ba ron g- ba ro ng - A sh a de or ma k es hifts stru cture us ua ll y buil t o f lig h t an d
sa lva g ed ma teri a ls, mos tly i nten ded for o ne fa mily.
S hed - A stru ctu r e built for sh elter or storag e es pecia l ly a s in gle- story
bu ild ing wi th one or mor e sid es u nen cl os ed .
Ga rage - An open -si ded au tomob il e shel ter so metime s formed by ex tensi on o f
a roof from th e si de of the bu ild in g.
T hea ter - A bu ildin g in tend ed for sh ow ing motion p ictu res .
Bod ega - A st ora ge h ou s e.
Wa reh ou se - A structure or room for the sto ra ge of mer cha ndi se o r
co mmodi ties.
Ho spi ta l - An in stit uti on w h ere the s ick or in ju red a re giv en med ical a nd
su rg ica l ca re .
Ho tel - A n esta b lis hment th a t prov i des lod gi ng and u su a ll y mea ls,
enter t a in men t a nd va ri ous pers onal serv ices to th e pu bl ic .
Gy mn a siu m - A buildin g con ta in in g spa ce an d eq u ip men t fo r va ri ous in door
a ctiv iti es and usua ll y inclu di ng specta tor a ccommod a tion s. A lso in clud es
lock er a nd sh ower ro oms, off ices a nd briefi n g rooms .
C olis eum - A la rge structu re in ten ded to h ou se big publ ic en terta in men t .
C lub ho us e/ R esta u ra nt - A buildin g wh ere food s and d ri nk s a re serve and a l so
so cia l ga t herin gs are h eld .
Bow li ng la n e - An esta b lis hm ent for indo or ga me in w hich ba lls are rolled on
a n alley t o stri k e a g roup o f obj ects .
Pel ota Co urt - A s tructure w h ere a cour t g a me i s pla yed (rela ted t o J a i-al a i
ga me).
Ga sol in e S ta tio n - A stru cture wh ere v ola ti le fl a m mab le l iq uid h yd roca rbon
mi xt ure u sed a s fu el for in terna l co mb us tion engin es a re stored an d k ept.
S ch ool buil din g - An in stitu tio n i nten d ed for l ea rn i ng .
C hu rch - An in sti tuti on intend ed for w orship.
S wi mmin g Pool - A ta n k (a s of con cr et e or pla sti c) ma d e for s wi mmin g.
Fen ce - A s tructure us ed t o en cl os ed a b ui ldi ng a lo ng th e prop erty b ounda ry.
Wa t er ta nk - A s truc tu re us ed t o stor e wa t er.
De ck - A fl a t fl oor a rea of mu lti - purp ose u se .
Pa v em ent - A p a ved su rface (e .g . con crete or a s pha l t).
Me z za n ine - A low - cei ling s torey b etw een tw o ma in s tories of a b uil di ng a n
in termedia te storey th a t proje cts in the fo r m o f a b alcony.
Terra ce - A rela t iv ely level pav ed or pla n ted a rea a djoin in g a bu ild in g.
Ba l con y - A pl a tform tha t projects from th e w a ll of the bui ld ing an d i s
enclo sed by a pa rap et or rai ling .
Ba s emen t - T h e pa rt o f th e bui ldi ng th a t is wh oll y or p a rtly belo w grou nd
lev el.

S C HE DULE FOR PAVE MEN T


1)

Res id enti al:


a ) Plai n 4" th ick con cre te sla b
60 .0 0 / sq. m.
2)
C omm erci a l:
a ) 4 " sla b with p la in c olored
75 .0 0 / sq. m.
b) 2" x 8 " cement til e
16 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
c) 4 " s la b wi th peb bl es fi ni sh a nd
other simila r fi nis h
19 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
3)
L igh t I ndu stry b ui ldi ng (S erv ice a n d Ga s Sta tion , fa ct ories , et c.) :
a ) 3 " rea dy mix ed pa vement
(vitomin ou s asp hal t)
60 .4 0 / sq. m.
b) 4" s la b wi th 1/ 2" a rou nd b a rs for
tempera tu re rein forcemen t
18 5. 0 0 /sq . m.
4) Hea v y i n C la ss A. C on cret e:

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a ) 6 " sla b w ith 1 /2 " round ba rs temp era tu re


rein for cemen t of 0 .5 0 cm. both w a y s

21 0. 0 0 /sq . m.

S C HE DULE OF VALUES FOR FEN CE S


1) Con cre te h ollo w blo ck s (2 me ters high ) 4 "- 6" (p er sq . meter s)
a ) Wi th pla ster fi n ish /p ea n ha mm ered
23 0. 0 0 - 2 50. 00
b) Pain ted
20 0. 0 0 - 2 30. 00
c) With ou t fi n ish
15 0. 0 0 - 1 60. 00
d) Ado be s toned fi nish /p ebb les/ma cta n
ston e /cla y b rick s
28 0. 0 0 - 2 90. 00
e) Ma ngima ston es
29 5. 0 0 - 3 00. 00
* plea se refer to f en ce reinfor cem ents for th e d iff eren t si z es of re- en forci ng ba rs .
2) Reg ula r ba rs set on con cre te h ollo w b lock fou n da ti on: 1 /8 "x 1" - 3 / 8 "x 1 "
a ) 0 .03 m. con crete foun da t ion with 1 met er
h eigh t of a ng ul a r ba r
40 0/ sq . m. 42 0/ sq. m.
b) 0.6 0 m. co ncr ete fou nd a tion with 1 . 5 met er
h eigh t of a ng u l a r ba r
41 0/ sq . m. -4 30 /sq .m .
c) 0 . 60 m. concr ete fou nd a ti on wi th
1 meter h eig ht of a ngu la r b ar
42 0/ sq . m. -4 40 /sq .m
.
d) 0.6 0 m. co ncr ete fou nd a tion with 0 . 5 0 h eig ht
of an gu la r ba r
40 5. / sq .m .- 415 /s q .m.
3) I nterl ink w ire with concr ete hol low bl ock fou nda tion p er sq . m.
a ) W here n o 1 2 wi re, 1 1/ 2 d ia , G.I . pi pe a n d 4" C HB ba se are u sed
11 3.0 0
b) Wh ere no. 12 w ire, 2" d ia . G.I . Pip e an d 4 " C HB ba se a re used
13 2.0 0
c) W h ere n o. 1 0 w ire, 1 1/2 d ia , G.I . p ip e a nd 6" C HB b a se are us ed
13 5.0 0
d) Wh ere no 10 w ire, 2 " dia . G.I . Pip e a n d 6" C HB b a sed a re u sed
15 4.0 0
N OTE: R ein fo r ced c on cret e h ollow bl ock fen ce/ bou nd a ry /w all/ fi re w a ll plea se ref er
to n o. 1 , add iti onal fa ctors for fen ce rein fo rc ement s.
4) Wood en Fen ce (1 .50 met er h igh ) p er sq ua re meter:
a ) M ola v e or an y lu mber cla s sifi ed a s 1st grp . w ood
b) Gui jo or any lu mber cla s sifi ed as 2n d g rp. w ood c) Ta ng ui le o r any l umber cl a ssi fi ed as 3rd g rp . wood
88 .90
d) Mis cu ts/ sla b s/s tick s a nd oth er su b- sta n da rd w ood
51 .00
e) B a mb oo s la bs
60 .00

14 3.2 5
11 5. 5 0
-

5) Grills p er squ a re meter :


a ) W here i ron gril ls 1 0 mm (3/ 8 "O/ ) steel rod s are u sed
22 4.0 0
b) Wh ere iron gri lls 13 mm (1 /2 "O /) steel ro ds are us ed
19 3.0 0
c) W h ere iron g rills 16 m m (5 /8 "O/)
25 7. 0 0
d) Wh ere iron gri lls (3/ 4"O/ ) ste el rod s a re u sed
35 0.0 0
e) W here i ron g rail s (1 1/ 2"O / ) st eel rod s a re used 37 8. 0 0
f) W h ere iron g rill s (3 /8 "O /) s teel rod s and
3/ 16 "x1 " fl a t ba rs are u sed
20 5. 5 0
g) Wh ere iron gri lls (1/ 20 "O /) and 3/ 16 "x1 " fl a t
ba rs are u sed
29 2. 5 0
6) S teel Pla tes for g a te/ squ a re me ter:
a ) Ga u ge 16 ga lva ni ze p la in s teel pla tes

42 0. 0 0

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b) Ga ug e 1 6 o rd in a ry ste el pla tes


c) Ga u ge 1 8 galv a n iz e steel plates
d) Ga ug e 1 8 o rd in a ry ste el pla tes
e) Ga uge 16 che ck ered ordi na ry s teel p la tes
f) Ga uge 1 8 ordi na ry steel p la tes
g) Ga ug e 1 4 ch eck ered ordin a ry st eel pl a tes

35 0. 0 0
33 2. 5 0
19 6. 0 0
98 0. 0 0
63 0. 0 0
56 0. 0 0

FEN C E RE - EN FORCE ME NT S
1) Con cre te h ollo w blo ck, rein forced w ith ba mb oo s pli t:
a ) C HB 6" th ick
b) CHB 4" t hick

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2) Con cre te h ollo w blo ck, rein forced w ith steel ba rs - per sq. m .
a ) C HB - 6 " thi ck ; rei nforced with (3/ 8"O/ ) s.b
b) CHB - 6" th ick ; rein fo rced with (1 /2"O/ ) s .b.
c) C HB - 6 " t hick ; rein for ced w ith (5 / 8 "O /) s .b .
d) CHB - 4" th ick ; rein fo rced with (1 /4"O/ ) s .b.
89 .70
e) C HB - 4 " thi ck ; rei nfor ced with (3/ 8"O/) s.b .
f) C HB - 4 " thi ck ; rein for ced with (1 / 2 "O /) s .b .
S C HE DULE
BA LC ON Y

FO R

1) DEC K
sq . m .

:
sq .m.
2) CA RP ORT :
3) MEZZ A NI N E
4) TE RR AC E :
5) BAS E MEN T
sq . m .
6) BAL C ON Y :

DE C K,
:

CAR PORT,

ME ZZ AN IN E ,

a ) op en a rea

b) cov ered (n o sid ing ) area


:
:
:

(open )
(co v ered )

TE RR AC E ,

8 2 . 0 0 /sq . m .
6 3 . 3 0 /sq . m .
-P
-

13 2.6 0
16 0.5 0
19 6.2 0

11 0.8 0
13 3.1 0

BA S EME N T

A ND

28 0. 00

4 9 0 . 0 0/

P 40 0. 00 / sq . m.
P 50 0. 00 / sq . m.
P 48 0. 00 / sq . m.
P 70 0. 00 / s q. m.
P 50 0. 00

P 48 0. 00 / sq . m.

* T h e fair and cu rren t ma rk et va lu e of old bui ld ing s shal l be co m p uted o n the ba s is


of repl a cemen t cost less dep re cia tion .
Rep la ce ment cost sh all be co mp u ted on th e b a sis of the sched ule of
bu ild ings u ni t va lues wh ich is refl ec tiv e o f th e curren t cost of la bo r a n d bu ild ings
ma t eri a ls, old b uild ing s ha l l b e va lu ed a s n ow a nd t he corresp on din g all owab le
dep reci a tion d edu cted to arriv e a t th eir curren t a n d fa i r ma rk et v alu e .
S CHE DULE OF M AR KE T VA LUE FOR B UI L DI N GS AN D O THER I MP ROVEM EN TS PER
SQUA RE ME TER
(1)
(2)
(3)
(4)
_______ _________ ________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __
:
S HOPP I N G C EN T ER :
RES I DEN TI AL
: TW O FA MI LY DW EL LI NG :
AC C ES ORI A O R
:
:
ONE FA MI LY RE S.
: M ULT IP LE DW E LLI N G
:
ROW HO USES
:
:
:
:
(DUP L E X
TO
Q UADRU PLE X):
T OWN HOU S ES
19 80 : 19 90
:
198 0 :
1 99 0
:
19 80 :
19 90
:
1 98 0 :
19 90

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I - A | 1 , 62 0 . 00 | 4, 0 30 .0 0 | 84 0. 0 0 | 2 , 09 0 . 00 | 86 0. 0 0 | 2, 060 . 0 0 | 850 .0 0 |
2, 080 .0 0 |
I - B | 1 , 60 0 . 00 | 3, 980 .0 0 | 83 0. 00 | 2 , 0 70 .00 | 8 50 . 00 | 2, 04 0. 0 0 | 77 0.0 0 |
1 . 920 .0 0 |
I I -A | 1, 5 5 0 .0 0 | 3, 72 0. 0 0 | 82 0 . 00 | 2 , 0 0 0 .0 0 | 7 70 .00 | 1, 85 0 .0 0 | 65 0. 00 |
1, 600 .0 0 |
I I -B | 1, 5 20 . 00 | 3 , 65 0. 00 | 7 40 .0 0 | 1, 8 1 0 . 0 0 | 7 60 .0 0 | 1 , 75 0 . 0 0 | 57 0 . 00 |
1, 420 .0 0 |
I I -C | 1, 500 .0 0 | 3, 6 0 0 .0 0 | 7 30 .0 0 | 1, 79 0 .0 0 | 75 0. 0 0 | 1 , 7 30 .00 | 5 2 0 . 00 |
1, 290 .0 0 |
I I - D | 1, 47 0. 0 0 | 3 , 5 30 . 00 | 7 20 .0 0 | 1, 7 60 .00 | 7 40 .00 | 1, 7 00 .0 0 | 4 7 0 .0 0 |
1, 170 .0 0 |
I II - A | 1, 4 00 .0 0 | 3 , 29 0 . 00 | 7 10 . 00 | 1, 700 .0 0 | 72 0.0 0 | 1 , 6 60. 00 | 4 20 .00 |
1, 050 .0 0 |
I II - B | 1, 270 .0 0 | 2 , 9 80 .0 0 | 7 00 . 0 0 | 1, 68 0 .0 0 | 71 0. 0 0 | 1 , 6 30 . 00 | 3 7 0 .0 0 |
92 0.0 0|
I II - C | 1 , 25 0. 00 | 2, 9 40 .0 0 | 69 0.0 0 | 1 , 66 0. 00 | 67 0 . 0 0 | 1, 5 4 0 .0 0 | 350 .0 0 |
87 0.0 0|
II I -D | 1 , 2 40. 00 | 2, 910 . 0 0 | 640 .0 0 | 1, 54 0 .0 0 | 6 50 .0 0 | 1, 50 0 .0 0 | 32 0.0 0 |
80 0.0 0|
I II - E | 1, 200 . 0 0 | 1, 9 20 . 00 | 5 20 .0 0 | 1, 25 0. 0 0 | 60 0 .0 0 | 1 , 2 30 .0 0 | 3 00 .00 |

I V- A | 1 , 0 00 .00 | | 28 0 . 0 0 |
65 0.0 0 | 4 00 .0 0 |
| 2 00 .0 0 |

(5)
(6)
(7)
(8)
_______ _________ ________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __
: A PART M EN T /B OAR DI N G
: HO TE L/ C ON DOM IN I UM
:
SC HO OL BU I L DI N G/
:
T HE ATE R
HOUS ES / LO DGI NG
:
:
CHU RC H
:
FUN E RAL
HOUS E S
:
:
PA RLOR
19 80
:
1990
:
19 80
:
1 99 0
:
19 80 :
1 99 0
:
19 80 :
1 99 0

I -A |
9 00 .0 0 | 2, 0 7 0 . 00 I 1, 32 0 .0 0 |
3, 98 0. 0 0 |
95 0 . 00 | 2, 37 0.0 0 |
1, 750 .0 0 | 3, 98 0.0 0|
I-B |
8 90 .00 | 2, 050 .0 0 | 1 , 30 0 . 00 |
3 , 2 40 .00 |
8 50 . 00 | 2, 12 0.0 0 |
1, 620 .0 0 | 3. 08 0.0 0|
I I -A |
88 0. 0 0 | 1, 9 80 .00 | 1, 25 0.0 0 |
3 , 1 10 . 00 |
84 0.0 0 | 2, 0 60 . 00 |
1, 600 .0 0 | 3, 04 0.0 0|
I I -B |
84 0 .0 0 | 1, 7 60 .0 0 | 1, 20 0. 00 |
2, 9 90 .00 |
83 0. 00 | 2, 0 30 .0 0 |
1, 550 .0 0 | 2, 95 0.0 0|
II-C |
8 10. 00 | 1 , 7 0 0 .0 0 | 1, 1 50 . 0 0 |
2, 86 0. 0 0 |
8 20 .0 0 | 2, 0 1 0 .0 0 |
1, 500 .0 0 | 2, 85 0.0 0|
II-D |
7 90 .0 0 | 1, 66 0. 0 0 I 1, 1 20 .0 0 |
2, 790 .0 0 |
8 00 .00 | 1 , 9 60 .00 |
1, 430 .0 0 | 2, 72 0.0 0|
I II - A |
78 0 . 0 0 | 1, 6 4 0 . 00 | 1, 10 0 .0 0 |
2 , 7 40 .0 0 |
77 0 . 00 | 1 , 8 90 .00 |
1, 400 .0 0 | 2, 66 0.0 0|
I II - B |
76 0. 0 0 | 1, 6 00 . 0 0 | 1, 05 0 .0 0 |
2, 6 1 0 .0 0 |
7 50 .00 | 1 , 8 40 .0 0 |
1, 300 .0 0 | 2, 47 0.0 0|
I II - C |
6 80 .00 | 1, 50 0.0 0 | 1 , 0 00. 00 |
2, 490 .0 0 |
7 30 . 0 0 | 1, 7 90 .0 0
|
1, 200 .0 0 | 2, 2 80 .00 |
I II - D |
62 0.0 0 | 1 , 36 0. 00 | 1, 8 70 .0 0
|

|
70 0. 0 0 | 1, 72 0 .0 0 |
1, 000 .0 0 | 1, 9 00 .00 |
II I -E | 57 0. 0 0 |
|
I

I
6 50 .00 | 1 , 5 9 0 .0 0 | 9 90 .00
|
I
I V- A | 4 20 . 00 |
|
I

|
|
| 95 0. 00 |
|

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- - - - -- -- -- - - - - - - -- -- -- - - -- - - -- -- -- - - - - - - -- -- --- -- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- --- -- -- - - - - - - -- ----(9)


(10 )
(11 )
(12 )
_______ _________ ________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __
: OFFI CE BU IL DI NG/ : GAR AGE /QUART E R/ LA UN DRY : RE CR E AT ION /
: RES TAU RA N T
:
B AN K /
: HO USE /GUA RD HO US E
: B O W LI N G L AN ES / P ELOTA
:
:
: HOSP I TAL / COLD
: CLU B HO US E
:
STO RA GE:
1 9 8 0 : 19 90
: 19 80
: 19 90
:
1 98 0 : 19 90
: 1980
: 19 90
:

I -A 1, 320 .0 0 | 3, 29 0 .0 0 | 60 0 .0 0 | 1, 4 9 0 . 00 | 1 , 23 0 . 0 0 | 3, 06 0. 0 0 | 1, 6 20 . 0 0 |
3, 240 .0 0 |
I -B | 1 , 3 00 . 00 | 3, 2 40 . 0 0 | 67 0 . 0 0 | 1, 42 0 .0 0 | 1, 220 . 0 0 | 3, 03 0 .0 0 | 1, 6 00 . 0 0 |
3 . 200 .0 0 |
I I - A | 1, 2 5 0 .0 0 | 3, 10 0. 0 0 | 5 50 .00 | 1 , 3 20 .00 | 1 , 15 0. 00 | 2 , 86 0. 00 | 1, 59 0. 0 0 |
3, 100 .0 0 |
I I - B | 1, 2 20 . 0 0 | 2, 880 . 0 0 | 52 0 . 0 0 | 1, 2 5 0 . 0 0 | 1 , 0 70. 00 | 2 , 6 60 .00 | 1, 52 0 .0 0 |
3, 040 .0 0 |
I I - C | 1, 15 0 .0 0 | 2, 76 0.0 0 | 5 00 .00 | 1, 20 0 .0 0 | 1, 0 2 0 .0 0 | 2, 5 40 . 0 0 | 1 , 50 0 . 00 |
3, 000 .0 0 |
I I -D | 1, 12 0. 0 0 | 2, 690 . 0 0 | 4 70 .0 0 | 1, 13 0. 0 0 |
950 .0 0 | 2, 2 8 0 .0 0 | 1, 47 0. 0 0 |
2, 940 .0 0 |
II I -A | 1, 10 0.0 0 | 2, 59 0. 0 0 | 45 0 .0 0 | 1 , 0 60 .00 |
9 2 0 . 0 0 | 2, 2 10 . 00 | 1, 40 0.0 0 |
2, 800 .0 0 |
II I - B | 1, 0 50 . 0 0 | 2 , 4 70 . 00 | 42 0 . 0 0 |
9 90 .0 0 |
90 0. 00 | 2, 16 0. 0 0 | 1, 27 0. 0 0 |
2, 540 .0 0 |
II I - C | 1, 00 0 .0 0 | 2, 3 5 0 .0 0 | 4 00 .00 |
9 40 .00 | 77 0. 00 | 2, 85 0. 0 0 | 1 , 25 0 . 00 |
2, 500 .0 0 |
I II - D | 87 0.0 0 | 2, 040 . 0 0 | 37 0 . 00 |
8 70 . 00 |
7 0 0 .0 0 | 1 , 68 0. 00 | 1 , 2 40 .00 |
2, 480 .0 0 |
II I -E |

| 35 0. 00 |
81 0. 0 0 |

| 1 , 2 00 .00 |
2, 400 .0 0 |
I V-A | | | 30 0.0 0 |
69 0. 00 |
|
|
| |

(13 )
(14 )
(15 )
(16 )
_______ _________ ________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ __
: BE AC H COT TAGES
:GA S OLI N E S TAT ION /
:
:
IN D.
BU I L DI N G
: S AW MI L L /LU MBER S HE D/
: GAS R EFIL L I NG
: S W I MM I N G POO L :
FAC T ORY
P LAN T
WAR EHOUS E:
:C OVE R ED S HE D/MAR KE T :
:
:
HAN GAR S
| 1980 :
1 99 0
: 1 98 0
:
1990
: 19 80
: 1 99 0
:
1980
19 90 :

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I - A | 80 0 . 00 | 1, 9 9 0 .0 0 | 95 0 .0 0 | 2 , 37 0 . 00 | 1, 4 00 .0 0 | 3, 00 0. 0 0 | 870 .0 0 |
2, 170 .0 0 |
I - B | 75 0.0 0 | 1, 8 70 . 0 0 | 90 0 .0 0 | 2 , 24 0. 0 0 | 1 , 2 00 . 00 | 2, 50 0. 0 0 | 85 0.0 0 |
2 . 120 .0 0 |
I I - A | 72 0. 00 | 1, 8 20 .00 | 85 0.0 0 | 2, 120 .0 0 |
|
| 83 0 .0 0 |
2, 070 .0 0 |
I I - B | 7 00 .00 | 1, 7 40 .00 | 82 0. 00 | 2, 04 0.0 0 |
|
| 82 0 . 00 |
2, 040 .0 0 |
I I - C | 6 50 . 0 0 | 1, 62 0. 0 0 | 8 00 .0 0 | 1 , 99 0 . 00 |
I
| 81 0 .0 0 |
2, 020 .0 0 |
I I - D | 62 0 .0 0 | 1, 54 0 . 00 | 77 0. 0 0 | 1, 9 2 0 .0 0 |
|
| 800 .0 0 |
1, 990 .0 0 |
II I -A | 6 00 . 0 0 | 1, 49 0 .0 0 | 7 5 0 .0 0 | 1 , 87 0 . 00 |
|
| 7 90 .00 |
1, 420 .0 0 |
II I -B | 570 .0 0 | 1, 42 0 .0 0 | 6 70 . 0 0 | 1 , 6 7 0 .0 0 |
|
| 7 70 .00 |
1, 390 .0 0 |
II I -C | 55 0. 00 | 1, 3 70. 00 | 62 0 .0 0 | 1, 5 40 .0 0 |
|
| 70 0. 0 0 |
1, 190 .0 0 |
II I -D | 4 70 .00 | 1 , 17 0 . 00 |
I |
|
| 62 0. 00 |
1, 050 .0 0 |
II I -E | 25 0. 0 0 | 6 20 .00 |
|
|
|
| 55 0. 00 |
83 0.0 0|
I V- A |
| 4 40 .00 |
|
|
|
| 45 0 . 00 |
68 0.0 0|

ADDI T I ONA L FAC TORS - Ext ra item a s co mpon ent
improv ement s .

pa rts of bu ild in gs a n d other

1 . ) FLOOR FI NI S HED:
a ) Ita l ia n ma rb le a nd oth er h igh qua lity ma rbl e
b) Ordi na ry w hi te ti les 4 " X 4 "
Co lored tiles w / d esig n
25 0.0 0/ sq . m.
Larg er cera mi c tiles (9" x 12" or la rg er)
c) C ra zy cut ma rb el
d) Gra nol ith ic with cooper lin ing
e) As best os v in ly ti les pla i n colored
f) Pa rq uet wo od tiles (na rra )
(Ta nq ui le)
g) Bla ck peb ble wa shou t
W hite p ebb le wa s hou t
Bora ca y sh ell wa shou t
h) Brick t iles
2) WA LL FI NIS HE S :
a ) Sy nt hen ic Ad ob e
b) Ma rbl e chips wa s hou t
c) An a i fi n ish
d) Ado be rubb le
e) B ri ck til es v en eer
f) Dou bl e wa lli ng (ordi na ry ply wood)
g) Doub le wal lin g (Na rra )
h) Syn th enis til es
3)

RO OF C OVER IN G:
a ) L ong spa n color ro of (meta l roofi n g)
b) Ordi na ry corrug a ted G.I . sheet s Ga u ge 26
Ga ug e 3 1
Lo ng sp a n (ga u ge 26)
*I f pai nted , a dd P30 .00 /s q.m . to th e va lu e ab ov e

70 5.0 0
20 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
-

32 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
27 4. 0 0 /sq . m.
28 4. 0 0 .sq .m.
12 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
25 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
20 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
15 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
21 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
24 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
10 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
15 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
50 .0 0 / sq. m.
60 .0 0 / sq. m.
37 5. 0 0 /sq . m.
25 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
40 .0 0 / sq. m.
17 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
38 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
35 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
25 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
20 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
26 0. 0 0 /sq . m.

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c) P la ca roma na
d) Asb est os
e) S pa ni sh Ond u la ti les
1, 000 .0 0 / sq. m.
4)
or

or

5)

6)

7)

37 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
40 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
-

DOO RS A N D W IN DO WS :
a ) Pa nel ty pe door, na rra 1 .0 m. x 2. 10 m. 3, 00 0 .0 0 / un it
1, 4 28 .6 0 / sq. m.
b) Flu sh typ e d oor, ma rin e ply wood 1/ 2" a nd
other simila r ply w ood
50 0. 0 0 /u nit
or
23 8.1 0/ sq . m.
c) Alu minu m slidi ng do or: a l umin um fra mes
& 1 / 4 " thi ck gl a ss p a n el 1 .80 x 2 .1 0 m
5, 00 0 .0 0 / un it
1, 32 2. 0 0/ sq .m.
d) Steel w in do ws, ca sem ent type s te el fra m e
a nd 1 /8 " thi ck gla ss p anel
45 0. 0 0 /sq m.
e) Ja l ous ie win dow s:
1) w/ a lu minu m fra mes & gla ss bla des
35 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
2) wood en fra mes a nd b la d es
17 5. 0 0 /sq . m.
f) sli din g wi nd ow s w / al umin um fra mes & 1 /4 " t hick g la s s p anel
1, 000 .0 0 / sq. m.
T OIL ET B AT H:
a ) Ord . fi n ish (i n ex ces s of on e u nit )
7, 000 .0 0 / sq. m.
b) Specia l fi xt ures a nd tilin g
15 , 00 0. 0 0 /sq . m.

C EI L IN G:
a ) Ord ina ry pl yw ood, p ain ted
wi thou t pa in t
b) Ordi na ry drop cei ling
c) N a rra drop ceil ing a nd other simila r cei lin g
45 0.0 0/ sq . m.
d) Acous tic
EXC ESS HE I GHT:
a ) R esid ent ia l a nd C omm ercia l

ev ery
ex ce s s of th ree met ers.
b) Bod ega and Fa ct ory
for
in ex ces s of 4 .50 me ters .
8)
L I GHT:
a ) Per out let
b) Mul tip le bulb per w a tta g e

75 .0 0 / sq. m.
40 .0 0 / sq. m.
25 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
67 0. 0 0 /sq . m.

Add

Add 15%

2 0%

of ba s e
me ter

fo r
in

of ba s e v alue
ev ery met er

25 0. 0 0 /sq . m.
6 . 25 / sq .m .

9)

S EP T I C TAN K :
1 . 50 x 1. 20 x 2. 0 x 4 .5 0 cu . m.
P
3, 50 0 .0 0 / sq .m.
* I n ex cess of 4 . 50 cu .m . add P 3 50 . 00 to P 3, 50 0. 00 to mak e it
3, 850 .0 0 / un it.

10 )

FOU N DAT I O N:
P 20 0. 00 x t ota l fl o or area l ess fl oo r area of fi rs t fl oor a n d 2n d fl oor.

11 )

P ILE S :
P 40 0 .0 0 / lin ea r met er of pil es driv en.

12 )

PAI N TI N G:
a ) Ena mel

10 0. 0 0 /sq . m.

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b) La t ex

20 0. 0 0 /sq . m.

13 )

C HA I RS :
In
a)
b)
c)

14 )

L AB O R C OS T:
Add 3 0% to Ba s e v a lu e for ev ery ty pe of bu ild in g or improv e men ts.

mov ie hou se s and in recrea tiona l sp ort cen t ers :


Fib er g la ss
25 0. 0 0 /cha i r
Up hol stered
15 0. 0 0 /cha i r
Wo oden
7 5 . 0 0 /cha i r

FOR MU LA IN DE TER MI N I NG M AR KE T VA LUE OF MAC HI NERY (RC NL D)


2 . 1 I MPO RT ED MAC HI N ERY
D
(EL - N)
RCN L D = O.C. X _____ 2 ______ x ___ _______
D
EL
1
(M V ex istin g in T D)
W h ere:
R C N LD - Rep la ce men t C os t
O. C. - Origina l C ost
D1
- Dolla r Ex cha n ge R a te Du rin g
D2
- Dolla r Ex cha n ge R a te Du rin g
EL
- E con omic L ife
N
- Nu mb er of y ea r of Ma chin ery

N ew L ess Deprecia ti on
Yea r o f Acqu isi tion
Yea r o f Asse ssmen t
(Actu a l u se)

2 . 2 LOC AL LY M AN UFA C TU RE D MAC HI NERY


P
(EL -N )
O.C. X _____ 2 ______ x ___ _______
P
EL
1

RCN L D =

W h ere:
P 1 - I nd ex P ri c e du rin g y ea r of Acquisi tion
P 2 - I nd ex pric e du ri ng y ea r of A ssess men t
( 30 % in sta ll men t cost for freigh t & ha n dlin g )
P RI C E I N DEX OF LO CA LLY MAN U FAC T URED MAC HI N ER I ES
fro m 195 9 - 19 8 9
YE AR
19 59
19 60
19 61
19 62
19 63
16 64
19 65
19 66
19 67
19 68
19 69
19 70
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C ONS UM ER P RI C E I N DEX FOR ALL IN C OME HO USEHO LD


RE GI ON X
= = == == == == = == = == == == == = = = = == == == == = = = = == == == === ==
:
19 86 : 1 98 7 : 1 98 8 : 19 89 :
- -- -- - - - - -- -- -- Ja n ua ry
:
35 6.3 : 3 50 .5 : 3 80 .2 : 42 0. 8 :
Feb rua ry
:
36 0.8 : 3 53 .9 : 3 84 .3 : 42 7. 3 :
Ma rch
:
36 1.1 : 3 57 .0 : 3 89 .6 : 42 7. 1 :
Ap ril
:
35 5.2 : 3 56 .6 : 3 88 .9 : 43 0. 8 :
Ma y
:
35 2.5 : 3 63 .3 : 3 89 .6 : 43 7. 1 :
Jun e
:
35 0.7 : 3 69 .9 : 3 92 .8 : 44 3. 5 :
Jul y
:
34 6.7 : 3 72 .7 : 3 95 .1 : 45 0. 1 :
Au gu st
:
34 1.4 : 3 71 .8 : 3 90 .3 : 45 6. 0 :
S eptemb er 34 0.9 : 3 69 .2 : 3 90 .2 : 46 0. 4 :
Octob er
:
34 3.8 : 3 71 .4 : 3 90 .4 : 46 7. 9 :
N ov emb er: 34 6.4 : 3 70 .0 : 3 94 .6 : 46 9. 6 :
De cemb er: 34 8.3 : 3 74 .0 : 4 01 .9 : 47 7. 6 :
Avera g e :
35 0.3 : 3 65 .2 : 3 90 .6 : 47 7. 4 :
C HAP TE R 8 0 : TAXE S, A ND / OR FEES ON TR A NSF ER OF RE A L PR OPE R TY,
B US I NE SS, OC C UPATI O N, AM USE M E NT. PE D DLE R ,S AN D A ND GR AV EL ,
M UNI C I PA L WAT ERS A ND OT HE R S
S EC T I ON 3 18 . Ta x on B us in ess .- T here is hereb y lev ied a nd impo sed on
a ll bu sin ess th e foll owi ng :
A. On ma n u fa ctu rers, a ssemblers, rep a ck ers , proce s so rs , brew ers,
di stil lers, recti fi ers a n d co mp oun ders of l iqu ors, di stil led spi rits and w in es or
ma n u fa ctu r ers of any arti cl e of co mmer ce o f wh a tev er k i nd or n a tu re, i n a ccord a nce
wi th the follow ing sched ul e:
With g ross sa l es or receipts for t he Amo un t of Ta x p reced in g ca l end a r y ea r i n
the mou n t of:
Amoun t of ta x p er
a nn u m
less th a n
P 15 , 001 .0 0
P
33 0. 0 0
15 , 00 1. 0 0 more but l ess tha n
20, 00 0. 0 0
45 3. 0 0
20 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
30 , 00 0 . 00
66 0. 0 0

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30 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n


40 , 00 0 . 00
99 0. 0 0
40 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
50 , 00 0 . 00
1, 23 7 .5 0
50 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
75 , 00 0 . 00
1, 98 0 .0 0
75 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
100 , 0 00 .00
2, 47 5 .0 0
10 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
1 50 , 0 00 .00
3, 30 0 .0 0
15 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
20 0, 00 0 .0 0
4, 12 5 .0 0
20 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
30 0, 00 0 .0 0
5, 77 5 .0 0
30 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
50 0, 00 0 .0 0
8, 25 0 .0 0
50 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
7 50 , 0 00 .00
12 , 0 0 0 .0 0
75 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
1, 00 0, 0 00 . 00
15 , 0 0 0 .0 0
1, 000 , 0 0 0 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 2, 00 0, 0 0 0 .0 0
20 , 6 2 5 .0 0
2, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 3, 00 0, 0 0 0 .0 0
24 , 7 5 0 .0 0
3, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 4, 00 0, 0 0 0 .0 0
29 , 7 0 0 .0 0
4, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 5, 00 0, 0 0 0 .0 0
34 , 6 5 0 .0 0
5, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 6, 50 0, 0 0 0 .0 0
36 , 5 6 2 .0 0
6, 500 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 8 , 0 00, 00 0 .0 0
39 , 6 0 0 .0 0
8, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 10 , 0 0 0 , 00 0. 00
42 , 3 0 0 .0 0
10 , 00 0, 00 1. 0 0 or more b ut less tha n 1 2, 0 00 , 0 0 0 .0 0
45 , 0 0 0 .0 0
12 , 00 0, 00 1. 0 0 or more
a t a ra te n ot ex ceedi ng fi fty six
a nd on e fou rth (56 . 25 ) of 1 perc ent
(1% )
For every P 5 00 , 000 . 00 or fra ction
in ex ces s of P 1 2, 000, 0 0 0 .0 0
70 0. 0 0
P LUS
CY

40 %
19 92

7 0%
1 99 3

1 00 %
1994

B . On w hol esa lers, importers, dis trib utors, dea l ers or retai lers of no n- essen tia l
co mmodi ties in a ny a rticle s of commerce of wha tev er kin d of n a ture in a ccord a n ce
wi th the follow ing sched ul e:
With gros s sa les of receip ts for a moun t of ta x the p reced in g ca lenda r y ea r in t he
a mo un t of :
1, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
P 2, 00 0. 0 0
2, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
3, 00 0 .0 0
3, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
4, 00 0 .0 0
4, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
5, 00 0 .0 0
5, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
6, 00 0 .0 0
6, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
7, 00 0 .0 0
7, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
8, 00 0 .0 0
8, 001 .0 0 or mor e bu t l ess t ha n
1 0, 000 .0 0
10 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
15, 00 0. 0 0
15 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
20, 00 0. 0 0
20 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
30, 00 0. 0 0
30 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
40 , 00 0. 0 0
40 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
50 , 00 0. 0 0
50 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
75 , 00 0. 0 0
75 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
100 , 0 00 .00
10 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
15 0, 0 00 . 0 0
15 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
20 0, 0 00 . 0 0
20 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
30 0, 0 00 . 0 0
30 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
50 0, 0 00 . 0 0
75 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
1 , 00 0, 00 0.0 0
2, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n 3 , 0 00, 00 0 .0 0
3, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more a t th e ra te o f:
For every P 200 , 0 00 . 00 or fra ctio n t hereo f
in ex ces s of P 3 , 0 00, 00 0 . 00

Amoun t of ta x p er an nu m
P
36.30
55.00
79.20
11 0. 0 0
13 3. 1 0
15 7. 3 0
24 7. 5 0
28 0. 5 0
33 0. 0 0
41 2. 5 0
49 5. 0 0
66 0. 0 0
99 0. 0 0
1, 48 5 .0 0
1, 98 0 .0 0
2, 80 5 .0 0
3, 63 0 .0 0
4, 99 5 .0 0
9, 90 0 .0 0
14 , 1 0 0 .0 0
15 , 0 0 0 .0 0

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P lu s
C.Y.

40%
1 992

7 0%
1 993

1 00 %
19 94

C. On exp orters an d on ma nu fa ctu rers, mill ers , prod ucers, di strib ut ors, deal ers or
reta il ers , of essentia l co mmodi ties enu m era ted hereu nd er a t a ra te of One Ha lf
(1/ 2) of the ra tes pres crib ed u n der su b sec tion A a nd B of th is sect ion .
1 . ) Ri ce and C orn
2 . ) W hea t or ca ssav a fl our, mea t, da i ry pro du cts l oca lly ma n ufa ctu r ed, p roce s sed or
preserv ed food s, sug a r, sa lt a n d other a gricu ltu ra l, ma rin e a nd fres h wa ter prod ucts
wh eth er in th eir origi na l sta t e or not.
3 . ) C ook in g oil a nd Coo kin g Ga s.
4 . ) La un dry so a ps, d etergen ts a nd med icin es.
5 . ) Ag ri cu ltu ra l imple men ts, equipmen t a n d p ost ha rv est
fa ci liti es, fer ti liz ers,
pes ticid es, inse ctici des , h erbi cid es an d oth er fa rm inp u ts .
6 . ) Pou ltry fe ed s an d a ni mal feeds
7 . ) S chool supp lies ; and
8 . ) C emen t
D. On con tra ctors a nd oth er indep end ent con tra ctors, in a cco rda n ce w ith the
follow in g sch ed ul es:
With gross sa les or receip ts for t he y ea r:
Amoun t of Ta x /A nn um
L ess th a n P15 , 00 0.0 0
P
15 6. 7 5
15 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
P2 0, 00 0.0 0
24 7. 5 0
20 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
3 0, 0 0 0. 0 0
41 2. 5 0
30 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
4 0, 0 0 0. 0 0
57 7. 5 0
40 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
5 0, 0 0 0. 0 0
82 5. 0 0
50 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
7 5, 0 0 0. 0 0
1, 32 0 .0 0
75 , 00 1. 0 0 or more but less th a n
10 0, 000 . 0 0
1, 98 0 .0 0
10 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
15 0, 0 00 . 0 0
2, 97 0 .0 0
15 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
20 0, 0 00 . 0 0
3, 96 0 .0 0
20 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
25 0, 0 00 . 0 0
5, 45 5 .0 0
25 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
30 0, 0 00 . 0 0
6, 93 0 .0 0
30 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
40 0, 0 00 . 0 0
9, 24 0 .0 0
40 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
50 0, 0 00 . 0 0
12 , 3 7 5 .0 0
50 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
75 0, 00 0.0 0
13 , 8 7 5 .0 0
75 0, 001 . 0 0 o r more bu t l ess th a n
1 , 00 0, 00 0.0 0
15 , 3 7 5 .0 0
1, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more bu t les s th a n
2, 00 0, 0 0 0 . 0 0
17 , 2 5 0 .0 0
2, 000 , 0 0 1 . 00 or more a t th e ra te o f sev enty fi v e p ercent (75% ) o f one percent (1% )
C ON TR AC T ORS sh all in cl ud e th e foll owi ng :
Genera l En g ineering
Genera l bu ildin g a nd sp ecia lty con tra ctors a s de fi n ed u nd er ap pli ca ble la w s,
fi lli ng , d emol iti on, a n d s a lva ge work s contra c tors .
P roprieto r s or op era tors of mine dril ling appa ra tu s .
P roprieto r s or op era tors of d ock ya rd s.
Person eng a g ed in the i ns talla tion of w a ter sy stem, a nd ga s or elec tric lig h t,
hea t or power.
P roprieto r s or op era tors of sm elti ng pl a nt s.
En gra v ing, pl a tin g and pla sti c la min a tion esta b li sh ments .
P roprieto r s o r op era tors of es ta bl ish men t fo r re p airi ng, repa in tin g,
up ho lsterin g, wa shi ng or grea s ing of v ehi cl es, h eav y eq uipm ent , v ulca n izi ng ,
reca p p ing an d ba ttery ch a rgi ng .
P roprieto r s or op era tors of furn itu re sh op s a nd esta bl ish men ts for pl a ni ng or
su rfa cin g a n d decut tin g of lu mb er, a nd sa w mil ls un der con tra c t to sa w o r cut log s
bel ongin g to oth ers.

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P roprieto r s or op era tors of d ry - cl ea ni ng or dy eing esta b lish m ents, stea m


la u nd ries usi ng w ash ing ma chi ne .
P roprieto r s or ow ner s of sho ps for th e repa ir of a ny k i nd of mech a ni ca l a n d
elec trica l d ev ice s, ins tru ments ,
a ppa ra t us, or furn itu re a nd sh oe repa irin g b y
ma ch in e or a n y me ch a n ical con triv a nces .
P roprieto r s or op era tors of esta b li shmen ts or lots fo r pa rki ng purp oses .
P roprieto r s o r op era tors of ta ilor
sh ops , dress sh ops, milli ners a nd
ha t ters, b ea uty parl ors, barb er sh op s, ma ss a ge cl in ics, sa un a, turki sh a nd swed is h
ba t hs, slen d eri zin g a nd b ui ldi ng sa l oon s an d simil a r estab lis h men ts.
P hoto grap hic s tud ios .
Fun era l Pa rlors.
P roprieto r s or op era tors of h otels, motels a nd lo dg ing h ous es .
P roprieto r s o r op era tors of a rra s tre an d stev ed or ing, w a rehou si ng, or
forwa rd ing es ta blish m ents.
Ma st er pl umbers, smith s, a nd h ous e or s ign pa in ters.
P rint ers , b ookb in ders, lithog ra ph ers.
P ub lis hers ex cep t tho se enga ged in th e p ub li ca t ion or pri nti ng of a ny
new sp a per, ma ga zin e, rev iew o r b ul le tin w h ich app ea rs a t regu la r in terv a ls with
fi xed pri ces for su bscrip tion and sa les a nd w h ich is n ot d evo ted pri n cipal ly to th e
publ ica tion of ad v ertisem en ts.
Bu sin ess agen ts, pri vat e det e cti v e/w a tchma n a gen cies, co mm erci a l a nd
immi gra ti on b rok ers, an d cin eto gra p hi c fi lm ow n ers , l essors a nd dist ri bu tors.
E. O n ba nk s a nd oth er fi n a n cia l in stitu tio ns, a t a ra te not ex ceedi ng s even ty -fi v e
(75 %)
perc ent
of one (1%) percent o n th e g ro ss receip ts of th e
prec edi ng
ca lend a r
yea r deri ved from in terest, co mmiss ion s an d di scoun ts from l end ing
a ctiv iti es, in come from fi na n ci a l lea si ng , div i d end s, renta ls on
prop erty
and
profi t from ex cha ng e or sa le of p roperty, ins ura n ce premiu m.
F. On peddlers en gag ed in t he sale of a ny mercha n di se or article of co mmer ce, a t a
ra te o f S ev enty Five Pesos (P 75 . 00 ) p er peddler a nn ual ly. Delivery truck s, v a ns an d
mot or v ehi cl es used by ma nu fa ct ur er, p rodu cer s , w h olesa l ers, dea lers o r reta il ers
enu m era ted i n subse ction a, b, c a nd d o f t his Ordi na n ce sh a ll b e ex e mp t fro m the
peddl ers ta x h erein imp osed.
G. A tax on ca fe/ ca feteri a s, resta u ra nt s, ca terers , rea l sta te les sers, rea l sta te
dea l ers, l ech on d ea lers and reta il ers in a ccorda n ce w ith th e follo wi ng sched ul es:
With gross sa les or receip ts for y ea r
Amoun t o f Ta x per a nn um
P 2 0, 0 00 .0 0
P
30 , 0 00 . 00
40 , 0 00 . 00
50 , 0 00 . 00
75 , 0 00 . 00
1 0 0 , 0 00. 00
1 5 0 , 0 00. 00
2 0 0 , 0 00. 00

40 0. 0 0
60 0. 0 0
80 0. 0 0
1, 00 0 .0 0
1, 50 0 .0 0
2, 00 0 .0 0
3, 00 0 .0 0
4, 00 0 .0 0

For every P 2 5, 0 00 .0 0 o r fra cti on


there o f in ex ces s of

P 20 0, 00 0 .0 0

17 5. 0 0

P lu s
C.Y.

10 0%
1 99 4

15 , 00 1. 0 0
20 , 00 1. 0 0
30 , 00 1. 0 0
40 , 00 1. 0 0
50 , 00 1. 0 0
75 , 00 1. 0 0
00 , 00 1. 0 0
50 , 00 1. 0 0

or
or
or
or
or
or
or
or

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more

40 %
19 9 2

but
but
but
but
but
but
but
but

less
less
less
less
less
less
less
less

th a n
th a n
th a n
th a n
th a n
th a n
th a n
th a n

7 0%
19 9 3

For thi s p urp ose, sub - pa rag raph in g i n letter d en omi n a tion sp ecifi ed herei n be
a dj ust ed a ccordi ngly.
S EC T I ON 319 . Situ s o f the ta x :

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(a .) For p urp oses of collecti on of th e ta x es un der th is Ti tle, ma n u fa ctu rers,


a ssembl ers, repa ck ers, brewer s, d istillers, rectifi ers a n d co mp ounders of l iq uor,
di still ed spiri ts an d wines, mi llers , p rod u cers, ex porters, w hol esa lers, di strib uto rs ,
dea l ers, con tra c tors, ba nk s a nd oth er fi n a ncial in sti tuti ons an d oth er busi ness es,
ma i n ta i ni ng or opera t ing bra n ch or sal es outl et el sewh ere sha l l record th e sale in
the bra n ch or sales ou tlet mak i ng th e sa l e a nd tra n sa ction , a nd the tax th ereon
sh a ll a ccru e an d sha ll be
paid to the mun icip ality wh ere s uch bra n ch or sa les
out let i s loca ted . In ca ses w here t here is no such bra n ch or sal e out let in th e city
or mun icipa lit y wh ere th e sa l e or tra ns a ct ion is ma d e, th e sal e sh all be d ul y
reco rd ed in the p rincip al off i c e a nd th e t a xes d ue sh a ll a ccru e a nd s ha l l be pa i d to
su ch city or mu ni ci pa l ity.
(b. ) T he follo wi ng sa l es alloca ti on sha ll apply to ma nu fa ctu rers, a ssembl ers,
co n tra ctors, prod ucers, a nd exp orters w ith fa cto ri es, projec t off ices, pla n ts a nd
pla nta t ion s in th e p urs uit of th eir b us ines s:
(1) T h irty perc ent (3 0% ) of a ll sa les recorded in th e pri ncip a l off i ce
sh a ll b e ta x abl e by th e city or mun icip a li ty wh ere the prin ci pal off i ce i s loca ted ;
a nd
(2) S ev enty p ercent (70 %) of al l s ales record ed in th e p rin ci pa l off i ce
sh a ll b e ta x abl e by th e city or mu ni ci pal ity w here th e fa ct ory, projec t off i ce, pla nt
or p la n ta tion is loca ted .
(c) I n ca s e of a p la n ta tion lo ca ted a t a pl a ce other tha n th e pl a ce wh ere th e
fa ct ory is loca ted , sai d sev en ty p ercen t (7 0% ) men tion ed a bov e sha ll b e div ided
a s fol low s:
loca ted ; a nd

(1) S ix ty percent (6 0% ) to the city or mu nici pa lity w here the fa ctory i s

(2) Forty
pla nta t ion is loca ted .

p ercen t

(4 0% )

to

th e

ci ty

or

mun ici pa lity

w here

th e

(d) I n ca s e w h ere a ma n ufa cturer, a ss emb ler, p ro du c er, exporte r or


co n tra ctor ha s t wo (2) o r more fa ct ories, proj ect off i ces, p la n ts or pla n ta ti ons
loca ted i n diff er ent loca li ties, t he sev ent y p ercen t (70 %) sa l es a lloca ti on men tio ned
a bo ve sh all b e app ropria ted a mong the l ocal iti es wh ere the fa ctories, p roject
off i ces, pl a nt s a nd p la n ta tion s
are l oca ted i n propo rt ion to th eir resp ectiv e
v olu mes of
pro du ct ion du ring the period for w hi ch th e ta x is d u e.
(e) T he forego ing sa l es all oca t ion sha l l b e applied irresp ecti ve o f w h eth er or
not sa les are mad e in the lo ca l ity w h ere th e fa ctory, project off i ce, pla n t o r
pla nta t ion is loca ted .
(f) I f th e bu sin ess con cern ed h a s n o bra n ch off ic e or sa l es outl et, th e sale or
tra ns a ct ion sh a ll b e re cord ed in t he pl a ce w here the pri ncip al off i ce of the sa id
bu si n ess is loca ted . T he ta x es, how ev er, sh a ll a ccru e an d b e pa id to th e
mu ni ci pa lity (or city ) w here th e sa le or tra nsa c ti on wa s ma de.
(g) S ales or tra n sa ction s eff e cted by a bu sin ess w hos e p rin ci pa l off ice is
loca ted i n a muni ci pal ity (or city ) bu t w hose fa ctory, projec t off ic e, p la n t, or
pla nta ti on in pu rsu it of th eir bu sin ess es is loca ted in a noth er mu n icipa l ity (or ci ty )
a re su bject t o tax by th e mun ici p alit ies (or cit ies) c on cern ed in t he fol low ing
ma n n er:
(1) 30% o f the sa les reco rd ed in th e pri ncipa l off ice s hall b e ta x ed by
the mu ni ci pa lity (or ci ty ) w here th e prin ci pa l off i ce is l oca ted;
(2) 7 0% of th e sa l es sha l l be taxed by th e mu nicipa li ty or city w here
the fa ct ory, project off ice, pla nt, or pla n ta tion is loca ted .

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(h) Ano ther ru le a ppl ies w h en th e sa l es or


tra n sa c t ion s are made by
bu sin esses w h ose fa cto ry is loca ted in on e mun icip ali ty
(or city ) w hil e i ts
pla nta t ion is locat ed in a not her mun icipa lity (or city ). T h e sa les or tra n s a cti ons
thu s ma d e sha ll be ta x ed in thi s ma nn er: (1) 6 0% by th e mu n icipa l ity (or ci ty) wh ere
the fa ct ory is loca t ed, a nd (2 ) 40 % by the mu ni ci pali ty (or ci ty) wh ere th e
pla nta t ion is loca ted .
(i) I f a b u sin ess h a s two o r more fa ctories , p ro ject pl a nts , or p la n ta tion s
loca ted in v a rio us mu nicip a li ties (or citi es), th e rul e is th a t th e 40 % of th e ta x es
co l lected fro m th eir opera tion sha l l be prora ted or a pp or ti oned prop ortion a tely
a mo ng the mun icip a lit ies (or ci ties) w h ere th e fa ct ories, p roject off i ces, pla nts or
pla nta t ion s a re loca ted on th e ba sis of th eir res pectiv e v olu mes of prod u cti on
du ring t he p eriod for w h ich t he ta xes a re due .
T he a ll oca t ion of sa l es men tion ed i n th is section sha ll be made
rega rd less of w heth er or not the sa les a re ma de in the loca li ty wh ere th e fa ctory,
proj ect off ice, pla nt or pla n ta tion is loca ted .
S um mar y of Ru les o f Tax Pa yment an d C olle ct io n Ve n ue .
a.

b.

Venu e o f Sa les
S ales a nd tra n sa ction s
made throu gh bra nch
off i ces or ou tlets

Venu e of Ta x Pa y men t
Mu ni ci pali ty (or city )
wh ere b ra nch off i ce or
out let i s l oca t ed. Tax
pay men t s a ccru e to th e
mu n icipa lity (or ci ty )

S ales a nd tra n sa ction s


ma d e th rou gh pri ncip a l
off i ces of busi ness e s
wi tho ut bra n ch off ice s
or ou tlets

Mu ni ci pali ty (or city )


wh ere tra n sa ction i s
is mad e . Ta x pa y men ts
a ccru e to the mu ni cipa l ity
(or city )

Summ ar y o r Ru les on A llo catio n o f Sa les Ta x Paym en ts


Percen ta g e of S ales
a . 3 0% of all sa les record ed
loca ted .
in the pri ncip a l off ice

Ta xing A uth ority


Mu ni ci pali ty or ci ty wh ere

b. 70 % of all sa l es recorded
pla nt,
in the pri ncip a l off ice

Mu ni ci pali ty or ci ty w h ere fa ct ory, pro jec t, off ice,

p ri ncip a l

off ice

is

or p la n ta tion is loca ted

Summary of Rules on Division of 70% Sales Tax Recorded in Main Office


a . i f pl a nta tion is
wh ere th e fa ctory
loca ted in a pla ce
other tha n w h ere th e
fa ctory i s l oca ted.
pla nta t ion is loca ted .
b. if th e bus ines s ha s 2
fa ct ories, project, off ice s
or more fa ct ories,
to th eir vol umes of
project off ices,

a.

60%

goes

to

t he

mu n icipal ity

(or

ci ty)

is loca ted a nd est a bl ish ed;

b.

40 % goes to the mu n icipa l ity (or ci ty ) w here

P rora ted

a mon g

t he

L GU s

w here

the

pla nts a nd p la nt a tion s are si tua ted a ccord ing


prod ucti on.

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pla nts or pla n ta tion s


loca ted in di ff eren t
pla ces .
Po rt o f Lo adi n g Ru le .- A rt . 2 43 of the I mplem en tin g Ru les prov ides th a t th e ci ty
of mu ni ci pa li ty where the p art of l oadi ng is lo ca ted sh a ll n ot lev y a nd col lec t the
ta x imposa ble i n Art. 23 2 of th e rul es (S ec . 14 3 of th e Co de) u nles s th e exp orter
ma i nta ins in t he city or mun ici pal ity its p rin cipa l o ff ice, a b ra nch , sa les off ice or
wa reh ou se, fa c tory, pla n t, or pla n ta tion in w hi ch ca se, t he rule on th e ma t ter sh a ll
a pp ly a ccordi ng ly.
S EC T I ON 32 0. Sa n d a n d Gra v el . - T here is hereb y l evi ed a nd imp osed a t a x
of th e sa nd, g ra v el a nd oth er q ua rry reso ur ces a t fi ft een percen t (1 5% ) of t he fa i r
ma rk et v a l ue per cub ic met er o f ordi na ry ston e, sa nd, gra v el, ea rt h a nd other
qu a rry res ou rces a s d efi ned u nd er the N a tion a l I n tern a l R ev enu e C ode, a s
a men d ed, extra cted from public
l a nd s or from b eds of sea s, la k es, s trea ms ,
cre ek s a nd o ther p ublic wa t ers with in th e Ci ty 's terri toria l ju risd iction of w h ich
six ty p ercen t (60%) sh a ll a ccru e to th e cit y an d fo rt y percen t (4 0% ) s ha l l a ccrue to
the co rr es pon di ng ba ra ng a y.
T he permit to ex tra ct sa nd, grav el a nd other qua rry resou rce s s ha ll be i ssu ed
ex cl usi vel y by the C it y May or, p ursu a n t to a n ord ina nc e of t he S a ngg u nia n g
Pa n lu ng sod .
S EC T I ON 3 21 . P rofessi ona l Tax :
(A) T here is h ereb y l ev ied an d imposed a n an nu a l prof ess ion a l ta x on ea ch
perso n enga g ed in th e ex erci se or p ra cti ce o f h is professi on req ui ring go vern men t
ex a mi na ti on in the a moun t of T h ree Hun dred Pesos (P 3 00 .00 ) .
(B) E very p ers on l ega l ly a uth oriz ed to pra ctic e hi s profess ion sha l l p ay th e
profess ion a l tax to th e prov in ce w here h e pra ct ice s his professi on or w here h e
ma i nta ins hi s princi pal off i ce in ca se h e p ra cti ces hi s prof essio n i n sev era l pla ces .
P rovided , how ev er, tha t su ch person wh o h a s p aid t he corr es pon di ng p rofession a l
ta x sh a ll b e en titled t o p ra cti ce hi s profe ssi on in a n y part of th e P h ilippi nes w ith out
bei ng su bj ected t o a ny oth er n a tion al or lo cal ta x, licen se, o r fe e, for the pra ctice
of su ch profe ssi on.
(C ) An y in div id ua l or corp ora tion e mpl oyi ng a person su bje ct to pro fes sion a l
ta x sha l l requ ire pa ymen t by tha t p erson of t he ta x on his p rofession
before
emp loy ment an d a n nua ll y ther ea fter.
(D) T he profess ion a l ta x sh all b e p ay abl e an n ua l ly on or b efore th e thi rty
fi rst (31 st) da y of Ja nu a ry. An y p erson fi rst beg in ni ng to p ra cti ce a fter th e month
of Ja n ua ry mus t p ay th e ful l ta x b efore en ga g ing t herein .
A lin e of p rofessi on does n ot b ecome ex emp ted even i f cond uct ed w ith s ome
oth er p rofessi on for w hi ch the ta x ha s been p aid . P rofes si onal s ex cl usi vely
emp loy ed in th e g ov ernment sha ll b e ex e mpt fro m th e pa y ment of thi s tax .
(E) A ny p erson su bject to th e prof ess ion a l ta x s ha ll w ri te in deeds, receipt s,
prescrip tion s, reports, book s of a cc ou nts , p la n s a n d d esig n s, s urv ey s, an d ma p s,
a s t he ca se ma y b e, the nu mb er of th e off icial recei pt issu ed to h im .
PR OF ESSI ON A L TA X
P30 0 .00 per a n nu m

Actua ri es
At torn ey s a t La w
Ass o ci a te an d Assi sta n t E lectrica l Eng in eers

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C ert ifi ed Pl a nt Me cha nics


Box ers, Ama teu rs
Bow lers
C ert ifi ed Pu b lic Ac cou nta n ts
C hemists
C omm erci a l Av ia tors/ Cu sto m Brok ers
Dent ist s
En gi neers
Ag ricult ural
C hemica l
C hief Motor
C ivil
C ommun i ca ti on
I nd us tria l
El ectri ca l
El ectron ic s
Geod etic
Jun ior Mecha n ic
Ma rin e C hief
Me cha nical
Me cha nical Pla n t
S a ni ta ry
I ns ura n ce Ag ents and Su b- Ag ents
I nt eri or Decora tors
L icensed S hip ma st ers
Ma rin e Su rvey ors
Ma st er Ma rin ers
Med ica l P ra ctiti oners
C hief Ma te, 2n d & 3rd ma tes
C hirop od ists
C lub Fl oor Ma n ag ers
C omm erci a l S t ewa rd s & S tewa rd es ses
C outu riers
C hess P la y ers a nd oth er pla yers of p rofession a l ga mes
Dieti tia n s
Embal mer s
Flig h t Atten da nts
For eign Ex cha ng e dea l ers/ mon ey cha n gers
For es ters
Geolog is ts
Golfers
Ho stess es/en terta i ners in co ck tail l ounges , ba rs , su per or fa mi ly cl ub o r
oth er simil a r es tab lis hments
Ho tel and R esta u ra nt Ch ief
I ns ura n ce Adjus t ers
L a nd S u rv ey ors
Ma rin e Off icers
Med ica l Te ch nol ogi sts
N a va l A rch itects
N utri tion ists
Op ticia n s
Op tomet ri sts
P ha rma cists
P rofes sion a l Box ers

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P rofes sion A pp ra isers or c onn oi sseu rs of to ba cco a nd other domesti c


or foreig n prod ucts
P rofes sion a l Co nsu lta n ts
Rea l E sta te B rok ers
Reg is tered Electri cia n s
Reg is tered R a dio & T V Te ch nicia ns
Reg is tered Ma st er Pl umbers
S uga r Techn olog is ts
S tock B rok ers
Veteri na ria n s
X- R a y Te chn icia n s
Telev isi on and Sta g e M odels
T V-M ov ie s ta ge prod uction d esig n ers
T hera p ists
Wa reh ou semen
Ma rin e, 2n d, 3rd & 4 th En gin eer
Ma ss eurs
Mid w iv es
P rofes sion a l Actors & Actre sses
P rofes sion a l Pri nt
P rofes sion a th leti c co a ch es a nd train ors
P rofes sion a l ma tch ma k er or refer ee
P rofes sion a l train ors
P rofes s ors o r in stru ctors of p riva te u niv ersi ties, co l leges a nd
v oca t ion a l s ch ools
P rofes sion a l ba sk etba l l play ers
Pel ota ries
Reg is tered N urse
Reg is tered To uris t Gu ide
R adi o T V N ew sca st ers/ a n no un cers
R adi o T V s ta ge direct ors
S ales a gen ts of med icin e or deta i lma n
S tage perform ers a nd mod els
S ta tis ticia n s
Ta ttooer s
Tenn is P la y ers

S EC T I ON 322 . Amus emen t Tax :


(a ) Th ere is h ereby levied a nd i mp osed an a muse men t ta x fro m
th e
prop rietor s, less ees, or opera t ors of th ea ters, ci ne ma s, co n cert h a lls , circuses ,
box i ng s ta dia a n d oth er p la c es o f a musemen t a t a ra te of T hirty p ercen t (3 0% ) o f
the gros s receip ts from ad mi ssion fees .
(b) I n ca s e of th ea ters or cinema s, t he tax sha ll fi rst be con du ct ed and
wi thh eld by the prop rietors , l esse es, or op era tors and pa id to the City Trea s urer
before the gross rec eip ts a re di vided b etw een said pro pri etors, less ees, or
opera t ors a nd the di strib ut ors of the ci nema tog ra phic fi lms, to be p aid to th e C ity
T rea surer o n t he fi fth d ay of th e su cceed ing mon th.
S EC T I ON 3 23 . Ta x on A mu semen t P la ces. - T here i s h ereby l evi ed a nd imp osed
a ta x on all p erson s op era tin g a ny a mu se ment pla ce w here th e custo mers th ere of
a ctiv ely pa rticip a te, with out mak ing bets or wa g es, in cl ud ing bu t n ot limited , to the
follow in g a t th e rate in di ca ted i n ea ch ca se :
AN N UA L TAX

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1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.

N igh t a nd da y cl ub s
.......................................................................P
9 , 00 0. 00
N igh t clu b s or d ay clu bs
......................................................... 6 , 0 0 0 .0 0
C ock ta il lou ng es, bars, di sco h ous es
.......................................... 2 , 4 0 0 .0 0
C aba rets or da nce h a ll s
......................................... 1 , 5 0 0 .0 0
S ka tin g rink s
.................................. 75 0. 0 0
Ba th h ou ses, sw immi ng p ools, resorts, a nd other simila r pla ces
45 0.0 0
7 . S tea m b a th s, sa u na s , ma ssa g e cli ni c a nd oth er simila r estab li shmen t s, p er
cu b ic ............................................................................................................... 25 0. 0 0
8 . S ocia l cl ub s an d vol un ta ry ass o cia tio n ................................................. 30 0. 0 0
9 . Bi llia rd a n d pool h a lls, per esta b li shment ............................................. 7 5 .0 0
For fi rs t a n d a dd ition al tabl e ...................................................................... 7 5 .0 0
1 0 ....................................................B owl in g All eys , p er esta b li shmen t (p er la n e)
- au to ma tic .................................................................................................... 15 0. 0 0
- non - a u toma tic .......................................................................................... 12 0. 0 0
1 1 ..............................................................................Ci rcu s es, ca rni va l s a n d the lik e
- First t en d ay s p er da y ................................................................................. 2 0 .0 0
- Per da y therea f ter
..................................................................... 1 0 .0 0
1 2 ..........................................Merry -Go - R ounds , roller co a sters, ferries wh eel,
sw in gs, sh ooti ng ga lleri es a nd oth er s imi la r con triva n ces
for ea ch con triva n ce s :
- First t en d ay s p er da y .................................................................................. 10. 00
- Per da y therea f ter
.................................................................................. 5. 0 0
1 3 ....................................................................................T hea t ers a n d cin ema h ouses :
Air- c onditio ned
N on- Air- cond iti oned
a ) For itin era nt op era t ors
15 .00 p er da y,
pl us P 20 .00 p ermit fee
for th e w hol esea son or p eriod
b) With orchest ra onl y a n d w it h sea t ing
ca pa city of less tha n 5 00 p ersons
75 0.0 0
c) With ba lcony an d orch estra a nd w ith sea ti ng
ca pa city of less tha n 5 00 p ersons
90 0.0 0
d) With ba lcony an d orch estra a nd w ith sea ti ng
ca pa city fro m 5 00 to 9 99 p ersons
1, 200 .0 0
e) With ba lcony an d orch estra a nd w ith sea ti ng
ca pa city of 1, 0 0 0 p ersons or abov e
1, 500 .0 0
f) With l odg e, b alcon y a nd orche stra
2, 250 .0 0
An a dd iti onal ta x of O ne hu nd red (1 0 0 % ) percent of th e
a mo un t p rescrib ed a bove sh a ll b e i mp os ed on ai r- con di tion ed thea ters a nd ci nema h ous es .
14.

Box in g sta d iu m, a ud itori um, gymn a si um


co n cert h a ll or si mi la r est a bli sh men ts
45 0.0 0
15.
Box in g,
wrest lin g
or
ma rtia l
art s
co n tes t/ ex h i bit ion s
20 0.0 0 ea ch nig ht or d a y,
plu s a n a mus emen t tax
o f Th irty p ercent (30% )
p er a d mi ssio n ti ck et
p aya ble to th e C ity
16.

R a ce tra ck s for co nd uctin g ho rs e


ra ces , p lu s sev ent y fi v e p ercent (7 5% ) for

fol low ing bus ines s da y

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ev ery
ra cing
day
or
fra c tion
th er eof
wh en ever a ctu a l ra c es a re h eld
3, 000 .0 0
17.
Pel ota /ten n is/ squ a sh courts, per c ou rt
45 0.0 0
18.
R a ce tra ck s for con du ctin g d og ra ces
45 0.0 0
pl us Tw enty pesos (P 20 .0 0) for every ra cin g
per da y
19.
C ock pit s
4, 500 .0 0
20.
P lu s a muse men t ta x of T hi rty percen t
(30 %) per a d mi ssio n ti ck et s pa ya bl e to th e
C ity T rea su rer th e next follow in g b us ines s
day :
a ) per cock fi g hti ng ordi na ry, per d a y .....................................................10 . 0 0
b) per cock fi g ht, derby, per da y
.....................................................50 . 0 0
c) hol di ng or i ntern a tion a l derb y co ck fi g ht, per day
.............3 , 0 00 . 00
d) per cock fi g ht int ern a ti ona l derb y ......................................................1 5 0 .0 0
e) hol di ng of l oca l d erby cock fi gh ts p er da y ...............................1 , 50 0. 00
Ga ff ers ref erees , bet tak ers o r prom oters,
prov id ed, th a t no person sha l l a ct a s such
wi tho ut fi rs t secu ring t he neces sa ry licens e
or permit, renew a b le ev ery y ea r on thei r
mon th of birth (P D 4 49 ) ...............................................................................
2 1 ..............................................................................................................21 . Gu n clu bs
................................................................................................................................3 0 0 .0 0
2 2 .................................................................................................22 . Jud o- ka ra te club s
................................................................................................................................1 5 0 .0 0
2 3 ...................................23 . Pel ota /s qu a sh c ou rts, ten ni s co urt, per
court
................................................................................................................................1 5 0 .0 0
2 4 ....................................24 . Oth er a mus emen t pla c es n ot en u mera ted
a b ov e ................................................................................................................................2 5 0 .0 0
S EC T I ON 32 4. Ta x on A msu emen t Dev i ces. - T here i s hereb y lev ied a nd
impos ed a ta x on all p ers ons op era tin g th e fol low in g a musemen t d ev ices a t t he ra te
in dica te in ea ch cas e:

.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.

AN N UAL TAX
E a ch j uk e box ma chi ne ...........................................................P
15 0 .0 0
E a ch ma chi ne or appa ratu s for vis ua l ent erta in men t .....................75 . 0 0
E a ch ap pa ra tus for w eighin g person s ..................................................45 . 0 0
E a ch pin ba l l ma chin e a nd oth er v end ing ma chi ne for a ny u se 1 2 0 .0 0
E a ch ma chi ne or appa ratu s for prin tin g letters ..............................45 . 0 0
S i mi la r dev ice for v endi ng g a mes of sk ills .........................................45 . 0 0
C oi ns opera ted a mus emen t ma chi ne .......................................................45 . 0 0
Vi deo ca sse tte record er/pla y er/b eta ma x .........................................1 , 00 0. 00

S EC T I ON 325 . An nua l Fix ed Ta x. - T h ere i s i mp osed a n n ua l fi x ed tax for every


truck , v a n or a ny v ehi cl e u sed
by
ma nu fa ctu rers, prod u cers, w h olesa l ers ,
dea l ers or ret a ilers i n th e del iv ery or di strib ut ion of disti lled spi rits, ferment ed
liq uo rs , so ft d rinks, ciga rs an d ciga rett es a nd o ther prod ucts and h a ul in g truck s of
sa n d and gra v el dea lers, to sa l es outl ets, c ons umers, w heth er d irectly or i nd irectly,
wi thi n the Ci ty ba sed on the fol low in g sch ed ul e:
a . T hree Hun dred Pesos (P 3 00 .0 0 ) fo r ev ery deli very va n/ truck or any veh icle
wi th b elow six (6) w h eels.
b. Fiv e Hun dred Peso s (P50 0 . 00) for ev ery d eliv ery va n/ tru ck or a ny veh icle
wi th bel ow six (6 ) w heel s a n d a bov e b u t bel ow ten (10 ) w heel s .

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c . S ev en h un dred fi fty pesos (P 7 50 .00 ) for every


v ehicle wi th ten (10 ) w heel s a nd abov e.

d el iv ery va n /tru ck or a ny

S EC T I ON 3 26 . Ta x o n t ra nsfer of rea l property ow n er sh ip :


a . T here is h ereb y l ev ied an d impo sed ta x on the sa l e, dona tion , b art er, o r
a ny other mod e of tra nsf erring ow nersh ip or t itle of rea l prop erty a t the ra te of n ot
mor e tha n s even ty fi v e percent of on e p ercen t o f the total cons idera ti on in vo lv ed in
the a cqu isi tion o f th e p roperty or of th e fa ir ma rk et v alu e in ca se the mo neta ry
co n sidera ti on in v olv ed in th e t ra nsfer i s n ot su b sta n ti a l, wh ichev er i s h ig her.
T he sa le, t ra nsfer or o ther di sp ositi on of real p roperty pu rsu a nt to R .A . N o.
66 57 sh all be exemp t from thi s ta x .
b. For thi s pu rpos e, the Reg ister of De ed s of t he
C ity
shal l, b efo re
regi sterin g a n y deed, req u ire th e pres ent a tion of th e ev id enc e of pa y men t of th is
ta x . T h e City As sesso r sh all l ik ew ise mak e th e sa me req uiremen t before ca n celin g
a n ol d ta x decla ra tion and issuin g a n ew on e in p la ce there o f. N ota ri es pu bl ic s ha l l
furn ish t he C ity Trea s urer w ith a cop y of an y d eed tra n sferrin g ow ner s hi p or titl e
to a n y rea l prop erty w ith in thirty (30 ) d ay s from th e da t e of n ota riz a tion .
I t s ha l l be th e d ut y of th e sel ler, don or, t ra nsfer rer,
ex e cutor
or
a dministra t or t o pay the ta x herein imposed wi thi n sixty (6 0) day s from th e d a te
of th e ex e cuti on of th e deed or from th e d a te of the dec eden t s dea t h.
S EC T I ON 3 27 . Ta x on bu sin ess of pri nti ng an d publ i ca ti on. - Th ere sh a ll b e
lev ied and i mp osed ta x o n th e b us in ess of person s eng a g ed in the p ri nti ng a nd /or
publ i ca ti on of book s, ca rds, p osters , l ea fl ets, ha n db il ls, c ertifi ca tes, recei pts,
ph a mp lets a nd others of simila r na tu re, a t a ra te n ot ex ceed in g sev en ty fi v e
percent (7 5% ) of On e percen t (1 %) of the gros s a n nua l receipts for th e p reced ing
ca lend a r y ea r.
I n th e ca se of a new ly sta rted bu si ness , the ta x sh a ll not ex ce ed s even ty fi ve
percent (75 % ) of On e p ercen t (1 % ) of th e capi ta l i nv estm en t.
I n the succe edi ng ca lenda r y ea r, rega rdles s of w hen th e bu sin ess sta rted to
opera t e, th e ta x sha l l b e
ba sed on th e gros s receip ts for th e pre ced ing ca l end a r
y ea r or a n y fra cti on th ereo f, as p rovi ded h erein .
T he recei pts fro m th e prin tin g and /o r p ublish in g of b ook s or oth er rea din g
ma t eri a ls prescribed by
th e
Dep a rtment of Ed uca tio n, Cu ltu re an d Sp orts a s
sch oo l tex ts or referenc es shal l b e ex empt from th e ta x herein i mp osed.
S EC T I ON
328 . Fra n chi se Tax . - T h ere is hereb y l ev ied a n d impo s ed on
bu sin ess en joy in g a fra n ch is e, a t a ra te of S even ty Fiv e p ercen t (75 %) of O ne
Percent (1 %) of t he gros s ann ua l re ceip ts fro m the p reced ing ca lenda r yea r ba sed
on the in comin g recei pt, or rea liz ed, w it hin i ts territ orial juri sdi cti on .
I n th e ca se of a new ly sta rted busi nes s, the ta x s ha l l n ot exce ed S ev en ty Fiv e
percent (75 % ) of On e per cen t (1 % ) of th e ca pit a l inv est ment s .
I n the su cceedi ng y ea r, reg a rdl ess o f wh en the b usi nes s sta rt ed to op era te,
the t a x s ha l l be based on th e g ro ss receipt s for the p reced in g ca len da r y ea r or a n y
fra cti on ther eof a s prov ided h erein .
S EC T I ON 3 29 . C ommu nit y Ta x . - T here is lev i ed a nd impo sed a commu ni ty ta x
in a cco rd a n ce wi th the prov is ion s of this T itle.
S EC T I ON 3 30. I ndi vidu a ls l ia b le to co mmu ni ty ta x . - Ev ery in ha b ita nt of th e
P hil ippin es eig ht een (1 8) y ea rs of ag e or ov er w ho ha s been reg ul a rly empl oyed on

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a wa g e or sa la ry b asis for at lea st th irty (30 ) con secu t iv e work i ng day s d urin g
a ny ca len da r yea r, o r w ho is en gag ed i n b u sin ess o r
occu pa ti on, or wh o own s
rea l p roperty wi th an a gg rega te a sses s ed va lue of On e T h ous a nd Peso s (P 1, 00 0. 0 0)
or more, or w h o is requ ired b y la w to fi le an in co me ta x return s hal l p ay a n
a nn u al commu n ity ta x o f fi ve peso s (P 5. 00 ) an d a n an nu a l a dd iti onal ta x of O ne
Peso (P 1 .00 ) for ev ery On e Th ou sa nd Pe sos (P 1 , 00 0. 00) of in com e reg a rdl es s of
wh eth er from bu sines s , ex erci se of professi on or from prop ert y w hi ch in no ca se
sh a ll exce ed fi v e thou sa n d
p esos (P 5, 000 . 0 0) .
I n th e ca se of h u sba n d an d wi fe, t he additi ona l tax sha ll be ba s ed up on th e
tota l prop ert y ow ned by them a nd th e tota l g ross receip ts or ea rni ng s d eri v ed by
the m.
S EC T I ON 331 . Jurid ica l pers ons lia bl e to co mmun ity t a x. - E v ery corpora ti on
no ma t ter how cr ea ted or org a n iz ed, wh eth er dom esti c or resid en t
foreig n,
eng aged in or d oing busi ness i n the P hili pp in es sh a ll pay a n a nn u al com mu n ity ta x
of fi v e hu n dred pes os (P 50 0 . 00 ) a nd a n a nn ua l a ddit iona l ta x, w hich, in no ca se,
sh a ll ex ceed ten thou sa n d p esos (P 10 , 00 0. 0 0 ) in a ccorda n ce wi th th e follow in g
sch ed ul e :
1 . Fo r ev ery fi ve tho usa nd pesos (P5 , 0 00 .00 ) w orth of rea l pro perty i n the
P hil ippin es ow ned by it d uri ng th e pre ced ing yea r ba s ed on th e v a lua tion u sed for
the pa y men t of t he real property ta x under ex isti ng l a w s, foun d in the a sses s ment
rolls of th e city w here th e real prop erty is situ a ted - Tw o Pes os (P2 .0 0) ; a nd
2 . For ev ery Fiv e T h ousa nd Pes os (P 5 , 00 0 . 00) of g ro ss receip ts ea rn ings
deri ved by it fro m its bu si n ess in the P hi lip pi nes durin g th e precedi ng yea r Tw o Peso s (P2 .0 0) . T he div id end s receiv ed by a
corp ora tion fro m anot her
co rp ora ti on ho wever sh a ll, for the p urp ose of th e a dd iti ona l ta x, b e con sid ered as
pa rt of th e g ross recei pts or ea rn ing s of sa id corpora t ion .
S EC T I ON 33 2 . E x emp tion s. - Th e follo wi ng are ex empt fro m t he commun ity
ta x :
1 . Dip loma tic a nd co nsu la r rep res en ta tiv es; a nd
2 . T ra n sien t vi sitors w h en th eir sta y in th e Ph il ip p in es does n ot ex ce ed thre e
(3) mon th s.
S EC T I ON 33 3 . Pla ce of pay ment. - Th e commun ity ta x sh a ll be pa id i n th e
pla ce of resid en ce of the in div i dua l o r in th e pl a ce w here th e p rin ci pal off ice of
the j uridica l entity is loca ted .
S EC T I ON 3 34 . T ime for p ay men t, pen a lti es or d eli n quen cy :
a . th e co mmu ni ty ta x shall a ccru e o n th e fi rst (1 st ) d ay of Ja n ua ry of ea ch
y ea r which sh a ll be pa id not la ter tha n th e la st da y of Feb rua ry of ea ch y ea r. I f a
perso n rea ch es th e ag e o f eig hteen (1 8) y ea rs or oth erw is e lo ses the ben efi t of
ex emp tion on or befor e th e la st d ay of Ju ne, he sh a ll be liab le for th e com mu ni ty ta x
on the day h e rea ch es such a g e or up on the day th e ex emp tio n en ds . How ever, if a
perso n rea ches th e a g e o f eigh teen (1 8 ) y ea rs or loses t he ben efi t of exe mp tion on
or b efore the l a st day of Ma rch, he s ha l l h a v e Tw enty (2 0) day s to pay th e
co mmun ity t ax wi tho ut becomi ng delinqu ent .
Person s w ho com e t o resid e in th e Phil ipp in es or rea ch the a g e of eigh teen
(18 ) yea rs o n or after the fi rst (1 s t) da y of July of a ny yea r, or w ho c ea se to b elon g
to a n ex e mpt cl ass on or a fter
th e
sa me da t e, sha ll n ot b e su bject to th e
co mmun ity t ax fo r th a t y ea r.
b. C orpora ti ons esta b lis hed an d o rga n ized on or b efore th e la st day of Jun e
sh a ll b e li abl e fo r the commun ity ta x for th a t y ea r. B ut corp ora tion s es ta bl ish ed
a nd org a ni zed on or befor e th e la s t d ay of
Ma rch sha l l h a v e tw ent y (20 ) da y s

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wi thi n w hich
to
pa y
t he co mmu n ity ta x w ith out b ecomin g d el in qu ent.
C orpora ti ons esta b li shed a n d orga ni zed o n or a fter th e fi rst d ay o f J uly sh all not
be sub je ct to th e commun ity ta x for tha t y ea r.
I f the tax is n ot pa id wi th in the t ime prescrib ed, there s ha l l b e add ed to the
un pai d a mou nt a n in terest of twen ty four perc ent (24 %) per an nu m fro m t he d ue
da t e un til it is pa id.
S EC T I ON 3 35 . C ommu ni ty Ta x C ertifi ca te .- A com mu ni ty ta x certifi ca te sh a ll
be is sued t o ev ery person or corpo ra tion up on pa yment of the c ommu ni ty ta x . A
co mmun ity tax certifi ca te ma y a ls o b e issu ed to a n y pers on or corp ora tion not
su bject to the commun ity ta x up on pa y ment of one pes o (P 1 . 00) .
S EC T I ON
oc ca s ion s:

3 36.

P res enta t ion

of

co mmun ity

ta x

certifi ca te

on

certa in

a . When a n i ndiv id ua l su bj ect to th e c ommu ni ty ta x a c k n ow ledg es any


docu men t before a n ota ry pub lic, ta k es the oa t h of off ice up on el ect ion o r
a pp oin tment to any pos itio n in th e gov ern men t serv ice ; re ceiv es a ny licen se,
cer t ifi ca te, or permit fro m a n y p ub li c a u thori ty ; p ays an y ta x or fee ; rec eiv es a n y
mon ey from a ny public fun d; tra nsa cts oth er o ff icia l bus in ess ; or receiv es an y
sa la ry or wa g e fro m a n y p erson o r oc cup a tion , it s ha l l be the d uty of an y p erson ,
off i cer, or corpo ra ti on wi th wh om su ch tra n sa ction i s made or bu sin ess don e or fro m
a ny s a la ry or wa ge is re ceiv ed t o requ ire such indi vi du al to ex hib it the co mmun ity
ta x c ertifi ca te .
T he p resen ta tion of com mun ity ta x certi fi ca te sha ll n ot be req ui red in
co nn ect ion w ith the regi stra tio n o f a v oter.
b. Wh en, th ro ug h i ts a uth orized off icer, a n y
corpo ra ti on sub jec t to the
co mmun ity ta x receiv es a n y licens e or permit from any p ub lic a u thori ty, pa y s a n y
ta x or fe e, receiv es mon ey fro m pu bl ic fu nd s, o r tra ns a ct s oth er off icia l bu sin ess, it
sh a ll be the du ty of the pu bl ic off i ci a l wit h wh om su ch tra n sa ctio n is mad e or
bu sin ess don e, to req ui re su ch corpora t ion to ex h ibi t th e com mu ni ty ta x certifi ca te .
c . Th e commun ity ta x c erti fi ca te req uired in th e tw o p reced ing pa rag ra ph s
sh a ll be the one iss ued for th e curren t y ea r, excep t for th e p eriod of Ja n u a ry un til
the fi ft een (1 5th ) of Ap ril ea ch y ea r, in wh ich ca s e, th e certi fi ca t e issu ed fo r the
precedi ng y ea r shall su ff ic e.
S EC T I ON 33 7 . Ta x on bil lb oa rds, sig nb oa rds and adv ert isemen t. - T h ere is
hereb y levied an d imp osed up on any perso n, p art nersh ip or corp ora tion a tax on
sig ns , sig nb oa rd s, bi llb oa rd s o r ad v ertisem ent s of p rodu c ts di sp la y ed with in th e
premises of b u siness est a bli sh men ts or els ewh ere di rectl y promo ting th e bu sin ess
a t th e fol lowin g ra tes :
a . B ill boa rd s or sig nb oa rds for
me t er or fra ction th ereof :
1 . Sin gle fa ce
2 . Dou ble fa ce

ad v ert isem ent of bu si ness , p er squ a re

b. Bi llb oa rds or sign s for p rofessi ona l s,


per squ a re meter or fra ction th er eof

P
15 .0 0
30 .0 0
-

c . B illb oa rd s or s ign s or adv erti sem ents for


bu sin ess a nd prof ession pa in ted on
a ny b u ild ing or structu re or ot herw ise sepa ra ted
or oth erwi se d eta ched t her efrom,
per squ a re meter or fra ction th er eof d. Adverti s ement by mea ns of pla ca rds ,

12 .00

13 .5 0

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per

sq ua re met er or fra ct ion th ereo f

13 .5 0

e . Adv ertis e men ts for bu sin ess or prof es sion by mea n s o f


sli des in mo vi es pa y able by ow n ers or mov ieh ou ses P rovided , h ow ever, th a t in ad dition to the ta x es
prov id ed abov e under i tem (a ) to (c) in cl usi ve,
for th e us e of el e ctri c or n eon lig hts in b ill boa rd s,
per squ a re meter or fro m fra ction th ereof
f. Ma ss d isp la y of si gn

a mount o f ta x /q ua rter

fro m 100 to 25 0 d isp la y s ig n


fro m 251 to 50 0 d isp la y s ig n
fro m 501 to 75 0 d isp la y s ig n
fro m 751 to 1, 000 d isp lay si gn
for mo r e th a n 1 , 0 00 di spl a y sig n s

15 0.0 0

P 15 . 00

or fra ction th ere of:


P

45 0. 0 0
67 5.0 0
85 0.0 0
1, 05 0 .0 0
2, 25 0 .0 0

g. Adverti s ements by mea n s of vehicle s , b alloo ns, kit es etc .:


1 . per day or fra ctio n t hereof
2 . per week or fra c tion th ereof
3 . per mon th or fra ction th ere of
h. Ad v ert isem ents by mea n s of promotion a l sa les
(hou se to h ous e) p er day, p er p ers on

60 .0 0
90 .0 0
12 0. 0 0

7 . 50

T ime of p ay men t - T h e ta x imposed herein s ha ll b e p aid to the City o r Tow n


T rea surer s Off i c e
b efore
the adv ertis emen t, sign , s ig nb oa rd, or bi llb oa rd is
di spl a y ed or dis trib uted, o r a t su ch other time as ma y b e d etermi ned by reg ul a tion .
Req u iremen ts - Any perso n desi ri ng to di spl ay si gn s, sig nb oa rds, or
billb oa rds or ad verti semen ts sh a ll fi l e a w ritten ap p lica tion o n the req uired form
tog ether wi th the ne cessa ry pla n s and d escri pti on of th e ad verti sem ents , si gn s,
sig nb oa rd s or billb oa rd s, with th e off ice of th e C it y Ma y or. T h e la tt er sh a ll issu e
the n ec essa ry permit a nd therea ft er, th e ta x sh a ll b e pa id to th e Off ice of t he C ity
T rea surer before t he a dv ertis emen t, sig n, sig nb oa rd or billb oa rd is dis pla yed or
di strib uted , o r a t such oth er time a s ma y b e d etermi ned b y regu la tio n.
S EC T I ON 338 . Ta x on o pera tors or own ers of rice a nd corn mil ls. - Th ere i s
hereb y l evi ed and impos ed a nn ua l ta x on opera tors or ow ners of rice a n d corn mill s
eng aged ma inly in the mil lin g of ri ce and co rn ba sed u p on to ta l ca pa ci ty p er
ma ch in e in a ccorda n ce w ith the follow in g sch ed ul e p er ann um :
AM OUN T TAX
C orn mill, not exceed ing o ne h u nd red ca v a n s, p er tw elv e h our ca pa city
P
50 .00
C orn mill, exceed ing on e h un d red ca v a ns per twel v e ho ur ca p a ci ty
70 .00
K isk i sa n typ e, n ot ex ceed ing on e h u nd red ca va n s of pa l ay, p er t wel ve h our
ca pa city 90 .00
K isk i sa n ty pe, exce edin g on e hu nd red cav a n s o f pa l ay, per tw elv e hou r capa city
15 0.0 0
C one of n ot ex ceedi ng on e h undred cav a ns of pa lay, per twel v e ho ur cap a ci ty
30 0.0 0
C one of n ot ex ceedi ng tw o h un d red ca v a ns of pa lay, per tw elv e h ou r ca pa city 60 0.0 0
C one of n ot ex ceedi ng th ree h undred ca va ns of pal a y, per twel ve hou r ca pa ci ty 90 0.0 0

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C one of n ot ex ceedi ng fou r hu nd red ca va n s o f pal a y, per tw elv e ho ur ca p a ci ty 1, 050 .0 0


C one of n ot ex ceedi ng fi v e h un dred ca va ns of p ala y, p er tw elv e h our ca pa city 1, 914 .0 0
C one o f n ot ex ceedi ng six h u nd red ca v a n s of pa la y, p er tw elv e h our ca p a city 2, 700 .0 0
C one of not ex ceed ing sev en hu n dred ca va ns of p ala y per tw elv e hou r ca pa ci ty 2, 750 .0 0
C one of n ot ex ceedi ng eig h t h undred ca va n s of pal a y per twel ve hou r ca pa ci ty 4, 800 .0 0
C one of n ot ex ceedi ng nin e hu n dred ca va n s o f pa la y, per t wel ve hou r ca pa cit y 6, 000 .0 0
C one of n ot exceedin g one tho usa nd ca va n s of p ala y, p er tw elv e hou r capa ci ty 7, 200 .0 0
C one ov er on e thou sa nd ca v a ns of pa la y p er tw elv e h our cap a city 8, 400 .0 0
C OL D S T OR AGE AND RE FRI GE R ATI ON CA S ES
a s t o Total Av era ge C apa city
ta x p er a nn u m
ov er 50 cu . m.
10 00 . 00
ov er 35 b ut not exceed ing 50 cu . m.
ov er 25 b ut not exceed ing 35 cu . m.
ov er 15 b ut not exceed ing 25 cu . m.
ov er 5 bu t n ot ex ce edi ng 1 5 cu . m.
refri gera ti ng ca ses wi th a tota l sto rag e
ca p a ci ty of 4 cu .m.
refri gera ti ng ca ses wi th a tota l sto rag e
ca p a ci ty of l ess tha n 4 cu . m.

Amoun t

of

P
75 0.0 0
50 0.0 0
25 0.0 0
10 0.0 0
40 .00
20 .00

T he term Tota l C old S tora g e Ca p a ci ty sh ou ld be un ders tood to compri se th e


ca pa citi es of th e prop er cold s tora ge room, ice b ox es, refri gera ti ng ca se s, su ch a s
Kel vi na to rs , refrigera tes a nd other simila r cold st orage, a ll ta k en t ogeth er i n an
esta b lis hment .
LU MBE RYAR DS
ov er 2, 00 0 s qu a re meters
ov er 1, 00 0 b ut no t ex ceeding 2, 000 sq .m .
ov er 1, 00 0 b ut no t ex ceeding 1, 500 sq .m .
ov er 50 0 bu t n ot ex ceedi ng 1, 00 0 s q.m .
less th a n 500 sq .m.

50 0.0 0
40 0.0 0
30 0.0 0
20 0.0 0
10 0.0 0

S EC T I ON 3 39 . M a y or s Per mi t. - Fees a re co llect ed from individ u als and


co rp ora ti ons for th e i ssu a nce of permits by th e City M a y or or h is auth orized d epu ty
or as sista nt in conn ecti on w ith a n applica ti on to op era te a bus in ess, pursu e a n
oc cu pa tion or und ert a k e an a ctivity in t he Ci ty. T h e M a y or s permit fe es for t he
di ff erent bu sin ess ca tegori es a re the fol low ing:
A. On th e op era t ion of B usi nes s
1 . Dea lers i n f ermen t ed l iq uors,
di stil led spi rits
a nd /o r w in es, ex cept for w ine
hou se s /c ella rs
wh ich
s ha l l
be
ba sed
on
ca pit aliz a tion :
AN N UA L FEE

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a . W ho lesale deal ers of imp orted (foreig n lab el) liq uors
20 0.0 0
b. R eta il dea l ers of i mp orted (foreign l abel) li qu ors
10 0.0 0
c . Wh oles a le d ea lers of d omest ic (l oca l ly ma n ufa ctured ) li qu or
75 .00
d. W h olesa le d ealers of f ermen t ed liq uo rs
75. 00
e . R etai l dea lers in domesti c (lo call y ma n ufa ctu red) liq uors
50 .00
f. Wh olesa le dea lers un ferm en ted liq uors
50. 00
g. W h olesa le d ealers in vine liq uo rs
30. 00
h. R eta il dea l ers in tu ba , ba si a nd /or ta pu y 15. 00
2 . Dea lers in toba c co:
a . R eta il l ea f toba cco dea lers
b. W h olesa le lea f tob a cco dea l ers
c .Ret a il toba cco d ea lers
d. W h olesa le tob a cco d ea lers
3.

Ow ners
or
operato rs
a mu se ment pla ces /d ev ices:

1 0 0 .0 0
2 0 0 .0 0
5 0 .0 0
1 0 0 .0 0

of

a . N igh t clu bs/ da y cl ub s


P
1 , 00 0. 00
b. S up er clu bs, co ck tail lou ng es, ba rs di sco h ouse s,
beer ga rd ens and oth er si mi la r est a bli sh men ts
1, 000 .0 0
c . Ca ba ret s, d a n ce hal ls o r da n cing p av ilio ns
25 0.0 0
d. S ocial cl ub s/v olun ta ry a ss oci a tion or servi ce orga n iz a tio n
30 0.0 0
e . Sk a tin g ri nk s
30 0. 0 0
f. Bea ch h ouse resorts a nd t he lik e per esta b lis hm ent
30 0.0 0
g. S tea m ba ths, sau n a ba ths and th e li k e, per est a bl ish ment
1, 000 .0 0
h. Bi llia rd h a ll s, pool ha lls/ per ta bl e
1 0.0 0
i. Bow li ng esta b li shmen ts
50 0. 0 0
j. Merry -g o-rou nd s, roller coa s ters, ferries w heel s, s wi ng s,
sh ootin g ga l leries or s imi la r con triv a n ces a nd s ide
boo ths per con triv a nce or booth
5 0.0 0
k . Ci rcu ses, ca rniva l s, fu n hou ses, v id eo cent er sa nd th e lik e
50 0.0 0
l. Th ea ters a nd cinema hou ses
a ir- con di tion ed
1 , 0 00 . 00
non - air- con di tion ed
5 00. 00
I nt enera n ts op era tors- p er da y
20 . 00
m. Bo xi ng stad iu m, au di toriu m, gy mna si um c on cert hal ls
or si mi la r h alls or es ta bl ish men t
5 00. 00
n. R a ce tra ck es t abl ish men t
5 00. 00
o. Pelota tenn is/ squa s h cou rts p er cou rt
2 0 . 00
p. Ja i- ala i colis eu ms es ta blish men ts
2 , 0 00 .00
q. Off - tra ck or O ff - front on betti ng sta t ion s p er dev ice
50 0.0 0
r. A mu semen ts, d evi ces , p er d evi ce
1 5 . 00
4.

Fin a ncia l
in stitu tion s
a nd/ or
len di ng in sti tu ti ons (p a wn sh ops ,
ba nk s,
in su ra nce
co mpa n ies,
sa v ings and loa n as so cia ti ons,

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fi na n cia l
an d/
or
lendi ng
in ves tors) p er esta bli shmen t:
Ma i n off ice

2, 000 .0 0
Per bra nch
1, 000 .0 0
Mon ey sh ops per esta b lish ment
50 0.0 0

5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10 .
11 .
12 .
13 .
14 .
15 .
16 .

Dea lers in se curi ties, in cl ud ing fo rei gn ex cha nge deal ers Ed uca ti ona l /li fe pla n/ memoria l p la n:
P rincip a l off ice
1 , 00 0. 00
Per bra nch /a g ency
5 00. 00
S ubdi vi sion s O pera to rs
5 00. 00
P riv a te C emet eries/ memoria l pa rk s
1 , 00 0. 00
Boa rd ing hou ses/ lod gi ng ho uses
10 0. 0 0
Da n ci ng ho us es /Ju do ka ra te s chool s, driv ing
sch oo ls/ speed read in g/ EDP, et c.
10 0. 0 0
N ursery, v oca tion a l and oth er sch ools no t
regu la ted b y the DEC S
25 0 .0 0
Driv ing ra ng e
10 0. 0 0
C once ssi ona ire of sa nd an d g rav el a nd oth er fi lli ng ma teria ls
50 0.0 0
Min i gol f lin k s
25 0. 0 0
Pol o gro un ds
1 , 00 0. 00
P riv a te d etect iv e /secu rity a g encies
P rincip a l off ice
10 0. 0 0
For loca lit y wh ere secu ri ty are p osted
5 0.0 0

50 0.0 0

B . On oth er a ctiv ities:


1 . Motor el a /tri cy cle
1 00. 00
2 . On d eliv ery t ru ck s or v a ns to be pa i d b y th e
ma n u fa ctu r er, p rodu cers of th e d ealers in any
prod uct rega rd less of th e number of truck s or va ns
20 .00
3 . For ma i nta i ni ng wi nd ow /d ispla y off ice
10 0. 0 0
4 . P romoter s , sp on sors o r ta lent s cou ts
1 00. 00
5 . For holdi ng sh ow s or fl oor fa s hio n show s, p a ya ble by the opera t or
10 0 .0 0
6 . For ma i nta ini ng
a n off i ce,
su ch a s li a ison
off i ce,
a dministra t iv e
off i ce
or
profess ion a ls or simila r w ith
a n area a s fo llow s:
40 0 sq. m. o r more
30 0 sq. m. or more bu t l ess tha n 4 00 sq . m.
20 0 sq. m. or more bu t l ess tha n 3 00 sq . m.
10 0 sq. m. or more bu t l ess tha n 2 00 sq , m.
5 0 s q.m . or mo re bu t l ess tha n 1 00 sq .m.
L ess th a n 50 sq .m.
For
opera ti ng
priv a te
wa reh ou se
or bod ega s of
wh oles a lers,
retailers,
importers
and
ex porters,
ex cep t tho se wh ose b usi ness
a re duly licens ed i n the
loca li ties wh ere su ch b od ega a re loca ted
8 . C ool s tora ges

P
-

5 0 0 .0 0
4 0 0 .0 0
3 0 0 .0 0
2 0 0 .0 0
1 0 0 .0 0
50. 00

-P

5 0 0 .0 0
1 5 0 .0 0

7.

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9 . Refrig era ting ca ses


50. 00
10 .
L umbery a rds
15 0. 0 0
11 .
Car
ex cha n ge
on
co n sign men t ba si s
5 0 0 .0 0
12 .
S tora g e
a nd
sa le of
fl a mma b le or exp los iv e su b sta n ce
50 . 0 0
13 . Peddl ers , ex cept ped dl ers of to ba cco & l iqu or
30. 00
14 .
S ig nb oa rds ,
bil lb oa rds
a nd oth er for ms of ad v ertisem en ts
50 . 0 0
Hou s e to h ou se p romot ion sal es per sa l es ma n, per da y
5 . 00
15 .
Fil m sh ootin g in loca tio n,
per da y
50. 00
16 . Gun clu bs
2 5 0 .0 0
17 . Ju d o-k ara te cl ub s
1 0 0 .0 0
C. All oth er b usi nes s n ot sp ecifi ca lly ment ion ed; w ith ca pit a l inv est ment s:
less tha n
5, 0 00
1, 0 00
10 , 00 0
10 , 00 0
10 , 00 0
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00
10 0, 0 00

C AP I TAL
P
to
to
to
to
to
to
to
to
to
to
to
to
to

1, 0 00 , 0 00

to

1, 0 00 , 0 00

to

10 , 00 0, 000
or more

ANN UAL FEE


P
30 . 00
1 0, 00 0
2 0, 00 0
5 0, 00 0
10 0, 000
20 0, 000
30 0, 000
40 0, 000
50 0, 000
60 0, 000
70 0, 000
80 0, 000
90 0, 000
1, 00 0, 0 0
0
5, 00 0, 0 0
0
10 , 0 00 , 0
00

50 . 00
80 . 00
1 0 0 .0 0
1 5 0 .0 0
2 0 0 .0 0
2 5 0 .0 0
3 0 0 .0 0
3 5 0 .0 0
4 0 0 .0 0
5 0 0 .0 0
6 0 0 .0 0
7 0 0 .0 0
8 0 0 .0 0
1, 0 00 .0 0
1, 50 0. 0 0
2, 00 0. 0 0

P rovided t ha t on b usi nes s wi th pri ncip a l off ices a n d ma i nta ini ng o r op era ting
bra n ch o r sa les off i ces , th e fol low ing p ermi t f ees p er b ra nch sh all be i mp osed :

With cap ita l of


P 10 mi lli on or ov er
P 1 million or over
bu t l ess t ha n
P 10 mil lion
Bel ow 1 mil lion

P rincip a l Off i ce:


With in sa me l oca lity
P 30 0 .0 0 per bra nch

P 10 0 .0 0 per bra nch


P 50 . 00 p er bra n ch

P rin cip a l Off i ce in


di ff eren t loca li ty
P 60 0 .0 0 per bra nch

P 20 0 .0 0 per bra nch


P 10 0 .0 0 per bra nch

To d etermine th e cla s sifi ca tion of p ermits , t he a pp lica n t s ha l l fi l e a sw orn


sta te men t sta t ing the a mou n t of capi ta l he h a s fo r the bu sin ess wi th the Off i ce of
the City Ma yor fu rn ish in g a copy th ereo f to th e C ity T rea su rer, a s of De cemb er 3 1
of th e y ea r prev i ous to t he fi ling of the swo rn s ta temen t .

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C apit a l a s u sed h erein s ha ll mea n th e a ctu a l esta te, w heth er in mon ey or


prop erty ow n ed b y indi v idu a l or co rp ora ti on, i t i s fu n d w ith w hi ch it tra n sa cts its
bu si n ess, w hich w oul d b e lia ble to its credi tor, a n d w hi ch in ca s e of i ns olv ency
pa s ses to a receiv er, a s t he init ial or pa id - up ca p ital in ca se th e a pp li ca n t i s a
new p ro prieto rs hi p, pa rtn ersh ip or corpora t ion as t he ca se ma y b e.
I f th e ap pl ica nt b e a pa rtn ersh ip or corp ora tion , it sh all fi le w it h the sw orn
sta te men t, certifi ed co pies of its A rticle of th e Pa rtn er sh ip or C orpora ti on a n d
C ert if ica te of Reg istra ti on w ith th e S ecuri ties and Ex ch a ng e C ommi ssio n .
A bu si ness o r occup a tion is n ot ex emp t from pa y i ng M a y or s Per mit for bein g
co nd uc ted wi th anot her b usi nes s or occup a tion for w hich th e permit ha s been
sp eci fi ca l ly pai d for.
Pa y men t for permit fees sha ll be pai d to th e off i ce of the City T rea surer
pri or to th e op era ti on of a n y bu sin ess or ex erci se of a ny la wfu l p rofes sion .
D. Sp ecia l Permi ts
1.
2.
3.
4.

Mo tor ca de p a ra de
R all y
P ub li c Add ress S ys tem
Ot her rel a ted a cti v ity

S EC T I ON 34 0 . Fe es
in strumen ts:

for sealin g

- P
a nd

10 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0
50.00

l icens ing

of weigh ts an d mea su re

I mp osi tion of Fees - Th e fol low in g a re impos ed fo r th e sea l ing a nd li cen sing
of w eig hts a nd mea su res:
a . For sea ling lin ea r metric measu res :
N ot ov er 1 meter
Ov er 1 met er

-P
-

1 . 50
3 . 00

b. For sea li ng metric m ea sures of ca pa ci ty:


N ot ov er 1 0 liters
Ov er 1 0 liters

-P
-

1 . 50
3 . 00

3 . 00

c . For sea l ing metric in stru men ts of w eig hts:


With cap a ci ty of n ot more th a n 30 kg .
With cap a ci ty of more th a n 30 kg . b ut
not mo re tha n 3 00 k g. With cap a ci ty of more 30 0 k g . bu t n ot
mor e tha n 3 , 0 00 kg .
With cap a ci ty of more th a n 3, 0 0 0 kg . d. For sca lin g a nd th e ca rry bala nce or other
Ov er 3 , 00 0 kg.
Ov er 3 00 to 3 , 0 00 k g .
Ov er 3 0 to 30 0 k g.
30 k g . or less
therew ith .

4 . 50
5 . 50
6 . 00

bal a nces o f precisi on:


P
12 .0 0
10 .0 0
6 . 00
4 . 00

e . For s ea lin g sca le or ba la nce w it h co mpl et e set of w eig hts for u se


Fre e for ea ch ex tra w eig ht

0 . 50

For ea ch a nd ev ery re- testi ng a n d re- s ea lin g of w eig hts a nd mea sures
in strumen ts (in cluding g a solin e pu mp s) ou tsid e th e off i ce, up on req ues t of the

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ow ner or op era tor s hal l be col lect ed for ea ch instru men t or w eig ht a nd mea su re a
fe e of -P 5. 0 0
Pa y men t of Fees a nd S urch a rges. - T he fe es h erein imp os ed sh all b e paid to
a nd coll ected b y the Off i ce o f the C i ty Trea s urer u pon th e sca li ng or li c ensi ng of
the
w eig ht s or mea sure i nstru men ts, a nd renew al on or befor e th e ann iv ersa ry
da t e, t hereo f. T h e off icia l receip t evi d encing pa y men t sha l l serv e a s th e lic ense for
us e s uch i nstru ment for one y ea r fro m th e da y of s ea lin g u nl es s it b ecom es
defe ctiv e before th e exp ira ti on peri od. Fa i lu re to ha ve th e i nstru men t retes ted
a nd t he corre s pondi ng fe es pa i d there for w ith in the pres crib ed period sha ll
su bject the ow ner or us er to a surch a rge of Fi ve Hun d red (50 0% ) percen tum of th e
prescrib ed f ees, which sha l l n o l ong er b e su bje ct to in terest .
Pen alty - th e p enal ty for th e fra ud ul ent pra ctices or u n la w fu l po ssessi on or
us e of i nst ru m ents of w eig h ts an d mea s ur es sh all not be less tha n tw o hu nd red
pes os (P 2 0 0 .0 0 ) nor more tha n fi ve h undred p esos (P5 00 .0 0) a s a comp romi s e
pen a lty.
S EC T I ON 34 1 . Mi scella n eou s Fees. - S a ni ta ry In sp ec ti on Fee .- E v ery ow n er or
opera t or of bu sines s , ind u stri a l,
commer ci a l, or a gricul tura l es ta bl ish men t,
a cces so ri es, build ing o r hou s e for rent , sh all secure sa n ita ry cer tifi ca te or permit
for pu rpose o f s up ervi sion a nd en for cemen t o f exis tin g rul es a n d reg ula tion s on
sa n ita ti on a nd sa fety of th e pub lic, up on pa y ment to th e O ff ice of the Ci ty T rea su rer
of a n an nu a l fe e, i n a cco rda n ce wi th the fol low in g sch ed ule:
a.
b.

Aircra ft a nd wa t er cra ft co mp a ni es
Fin a ncia l i nst itu tion s,
such
a s ba nk s,
pa w n shop s,
mon ey s hop s,
in su ra nc e
co mpa ni es, fi na nc e an d other i nv estm en t
co mpa ni es,
d ea lers i n
s ecu rities
a nd
for eign ex cha n g e d ealers :
Ma i n O ff ice
Ev ery bra n ch thereof

c.
d.
e.
f.

Ga sol in e serv ice/fi li ng sta tion


P riv a te Hosp ita l s
Med ica l a n d den ta l cl in ics a nd a ni ma l ho spi ta l
Dw elli ng s a n d other spa ces for lea s e or ren t:
1.

2.
3.
4.

P
-

15 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0

25 0. 0 0

25 0. 0 0
40 0. 0 0
15 0. 0 0

Ho tels,
motel s,
a pa rtels,
pen sio n i nn s, driv e i nn s:
wi th
wi th
wi th
wi th
wi th

g.
h.

more tha n 1 50 rooms


10 0 t o 14 9 roo ms
50 to 99 rooms
25 to 49 rooms
less th a n 2 5 rooms

Ap a rtmen ts: per doo r


(Ac cessorie s ) or h ou ses for ren t
Dormi t ories ,
lod gi ng
or
boa rd in g
h ouses
with
a cco mmoda ti on for:

mor e tha n 4 0 boa rd ers or l odg ers


5 to 3 9 b oa rders or l odg ers
less th a n 15 boa rd ers or lod gers

I ns titu tion s o f lea rni ng


Med ia fa cil ities

40 0. 0 0
30 0. 0 0
20 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0
75.00
2 0. 0 0
2 0. 0 0

25 0. 0 0
15 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0
30 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0

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i.
j.

k.
l.
m.
n.

50 .00
30 .00

Teleg raph , telet yp e, ca b le and wirel ess


co mmun ica tio n compa n ies
Telep hon e/E lec tric a nd pow er co mpa n ies:

10 0. 0 0

Ma i n O ff ice
Ev ery bra n ch/ sta ti on thereo f

20 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0

Ad mi nis tra tion off ice s, displa y off ices, an d/ or


off i ces of pro fe s sion a ls
Peddl er
L end ing i nv est ors
All ot her bu sin esse s , indus tria l, co mmer cial ,
a gri cu l t ura l esta bli shm en ts not sp ecifi ca lly
men tio ned a b ove:
With an a rea of not mo re tha n 1, 0 00 sq .m .
10 0 or mor e bu t l ess th a n
1, 00 0 sq. m.
10 0 or mor e bu t l ess th a n
50 0 sq. m.
10 0 or mor e bu t l ess th a n
20 0 sq. m.
10 or more b ut less th a n 1 00 sq. m.
5 or mo re bu t l ess th a n 50 sq .m.

5 0. 0 0

1 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0

40 0. 0 0
30 0. 0 0
20 0. 0 0
15 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0
-

less th a n 25 sq .m.

I n ca se an ind ivid ual , a pa rtners hip or a corp ora t ion c ond u cts or opera tes
tw o or more bus in ess es i n on e pla ce or esta blis hment, the s a ni ta ry i ns pection
permit fee sha ll b e i mp osed on th e bu si ness with th e high est ra t e .
H ealth Certi fi ca t e Fe e - every pers on req ui red b y ex is tin g la w s a n d
regu la ti ons to s e cure Hea lt h C erti fi ca te from th e O ff ice of the Loca l Hea lth Off i cer
sh a ll pay a n a n nual fee of ten p esos (P 1 0. 00) .
S EC T I ON 342 . Fe es a n d C ha rg es. - T h ere s ha ll b e p aid t o th e Ci ty T rea su rer
the foll owi ng fees or ch a rges for s ervi ces th a t may b e ren dered by va ri ous City
Depa rt men t s:
1 . R eg is tra tion Fees - C a rts an d Slu dg es
a.

For bicy cles, ex cl usi ve of th e n umbers pl a tes


wh ich sh a ll be i ssu ed a t co st price
P

10 .0 0

b.

For ca rts a n d s ledg es exclu siv e o f the n u mb er


pla tes w h ich s ha l l b e is sued a t co st
-

18 .0 0

c.

For pu sh ca rt s ex clus iv e of th e n umb er pla tes w hich


sh a ll be i ssu ed a t cost
20 .0 0

d.

For mo to rel a , ex clu siv e o f nu mb er p lates a n d


stick ers wh ich sh a ll be i ssu ed a t co st
-

e.

T ri -si ca d

f.

30 .0 0

75 .0 0

Mo torela i ncludi ng cer tifi ca tion fee, stick er,


driv er s I . D. pla te
24 0. 0 0

2 . C a ttl e R egi strati on Fees .- Ev ery person wh o own s a la rge ca ttle is req ui red to
regi ster h is ow nersh ip th ere of for wh ich a certi fi ca te of o wn ershi p sha l l
iss ued up on p ayment of th e fol low ing fees :
a.

C ert ifi ca te of O wn ershi p

-P

10 .0 0

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b.
c.

C ert ifi ca te of T ra n sfer


Reg is tra tion of P riva te bra n d

20 .0 0
20 .0 0

3 . C ivil R egi stry Fees .- T h e fol low in g fees s ha ll b e col le cted for s erv i ces rend ered
by th e C ivil R egi stry :
1 . Ma rria g e
a.
b.
c.
d.

Fee:
S ale o f a pp lica ti on for m for ma rria g e
Fili ng fee
Ma rriag e li c ense fee
Ma rriag e S ol emn iza tion Fee

-P
-

20 .0 0
20 .0 0
30 .0 0
10 .0 0

P rovided , h owev er, t ha t person s w ho se in co me do n ot ex ceed P 30 0. 00 sha l l


be exemp ted fro m pa y men t of t he ma rriag e li cen se fe e pu rsua nt to th e Civ il C ode.
A. Registra ti on of docu men t s a nd fo r certi fi ed cop ies of docu ments on in the
C ivil Reg istry :
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
f.
g.
h.
i.
j.
k.
l.
m.
n.
o.
p.
q.

r.
s.
t.
u.
v.
w.
x.
y.

Ma rriag e C on tra ct
-P
30 .0 0
L egal S epa ra ti on
20 0. 0 0
Div orce
20 0. 0 0
An nu lment of Ma rriag e
20 0. 0 0
L egit ima tion
10.00
Ad op tion - Forei gn
40 0. 0 0
Ad opti on - L oca l
20 0. 0 0
Vol un ta ry Ema n ci pa ti on of mi nors
10 0. 0 0
C ourt decisi on recog ni zin g of a ck n owled ging na tu ra l
ch il dren or i mp ug ni ng or d eny ing recogn itio n
10 0.0 0
Juri dica l det ermin a tio n o f Aff il ia ti on
10 0. 0 0
C ourt decisi on or ord er on th e cus tod y of
mi nors a nd g ua rd ia n shi p
10 0. 0 0
El ecti on of Fil ipi no Ci tiz ensh ip
20 0. 0 0
C ha nge of _______
10 0. 0 0
Alia s __ _________
10 0. 0 0
N a tural iza t ion
40 0. 0 0
Rep a tria t ion on v olu nta ry ren un cia tion o f ci tiz ensh ip - 2 0 0 .0 0
For a ff i dav it or oa th of a l leg ia n ce of a w ife
a nd /o r ch ildren citiz en
20.00
Reg is tra tion of b irth
1 . wi thi n 30 day s
ex empted
2 . la te regis tra tion of b irth
50.00
3 . ma rri a ge or dea t h
50.00
Dea th C ertifi ca te
10.00
For ea ch d ea th cert ifi ca te cha n ge or corre cted
- 10.00
Jud icial ord er fo r correcti on or cha n ge of en try
in an y certi fi ca te of b irth, ma rri age
10 0. 0 0
P hoto grap hy or x erox cop y of do cu ments
on fi le with th e civ il regi stry
10.00
Fili ng su pp lem ent a l b irth cer tifi ca te
20.00
C ert ifi ed xerox a nd /or t ru e copies o f regi stry reco rd s
for iss ua n ce of c ertifi ed true c opies certifi ca tion of any
regi stered docu men ts
1 0. 0 0
Reg is tra tion of oth er l ega l docu men t
2 0. 0 0
Permit for ca da v er di spo siti on
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

Bu ria l Permit Fe e
For exh u ma ti on of cada v er
For remov a l of cada v er
For crema tion
For entra n ce fro m other Ci ty /Tow n

1 0. 0 0
1 0. 0 0
1 0. 0 0
1 0. 0 0
2 5. 0 0

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6 . For entra n ce to o ther C i ty/ tow n


7 . For cem etery fee

2 0. 0 0
1 0. 0 0

Ex empti on - T he Ci vil Regi stra r sh all iss ue t he fol low ing docu ment wi thou t
pay men t a t th e fee herein req uired .
a . Certi fi ed cop y of birth certi fi ca te of ch ild rea ch in g school ag e, if su ch
cer t ifi ca te is req ui red for admiss ion to pri ma ry grad es of publ ic school wi thi n
C aga y an d e O ro C ity.
T he fol low in g fe es are hereb y impos ed on every person se cu rin g a c opy o f
off i ci a l record s a nd docu men ts in a ny of th e off i ce s of th e Cit y ex cept tho se cop ies
furn ish ed other gov ern men t off ices a nd agen cie s fo r off i cial bu sin es s:
1.

For every one hu nd red wo rd s or fra c tion


there o f,
type w ritten
ex clu di ng
th e
cer t ifi ca tion
on
ot her
nota t ion s
-

2.

10 0.0 0
W h ere the cop y to
pri nted fo rm, i n a
ea ch pa ge (d oub le
_______ ___
in
a

P
b e furn ish ed i s in a
w ho le or in pa rt from
th e fee if th ere are
check )

3.

10.00
For ea ch c ert ifi ca te of corre ctn es s w ith ___ _
of off ice w ri tten o n the cop y of a tta ch ed
there t o
-

4.

10.00
For c ertify in g th e off icia l not of a C ity Jud g e
on oth er J ud icia l C ertifi ca te
-

5.

1 0. 0 0
For certifi ed copies o f a n y pap er, des ire
ju dg men t o f entry of wh ich a ny p erson is
enti tled to dema nd a nd re ceiv e a cop y (i n
co mmun ica tio n wi th judi ci a l p roceed i ng s)
for
ev ery
1 00
w ords
-

6.

10 .00
For c ertifi ca ti on of x erox copi es reprod u ced
by
copy ing
ma ch in e
per
pa ge
-

7.

10.00
For c ertifi ca tion o f ph oto cop y per pa ge
-

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8.

10.00
C omp uter pri nt- ou t for ta x es cop y p er pa ge
-

9.

15.00
C ert ifi ca tion

for

Tri -sica d

reg ist ra tion

10.00
Addit ion a l S erv ices:
1.

For issu a n ce of Loca l Tax C od e C lea ra n ce C ert ifi ca te:


a . For pa s sport
-

2 0. 0 0
b. For court ca se
1 0. 0 0
c . For a ll oth er p urpo ses
1 0. 0 0
2.

Pol ice C lea ra n ce


a . L oca l
1 0. 0 0
b. Pa ssp ort
4 5. 0 0
c . L eg aliz a tion

fe e

for

motorela

10 0.0 0
P RO CE SSI NG FEES FOR ZO N ING OR LOC ATI ON AL CL EAR AN C E
I mp osi tion of fee - T he foll ow ing fees for zo nin g or loca ti onal clea ra nce for
la nd u se wi thi n the Ci ty of C aga y a n de Oro sha ll b e col lect ed by th e City Trea s urer
or its au th oriz ed d ep u ties fro m the ow ners and /or contra c to rs of la nd dev elop men t,
co n st ru ction , ren ov a tio n a n d ex pa n sion p rojects, a s foll ow s :

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a . App lica tio n Fee - For ev ery app li ca ti on fo rm or l oca tiona l clea ra n ce
irresp ecti v e
of
w heth er
ap prov ed
or
n ot,
mot ion
for
re con si dera ti on,
recl a ssi fi ca ti on a nd for fi l ing of compl a in t:
1 . For loca tion al Cl ea ra nce
2 . For moti on for reco n sidera ti on
3 . For peti tion or req ues t for cla s sifi ca tion

20.00
50.00
30 0. 0 0

T his includes the cost of recla ss ifi ca tion


p roce ed i ng s, su ch a s
prod ucti on/ reproductio n of ma ps
a nd
oth er docu men ts ; pu blic hea ri ng s a n d
publ ica tion s wh ich s ha l l be ch a rged to the a ccou nt of th e a ppl ica nt/ prop on ent.
4 . For fi lin g compla in t (ex cept thos e in v olvin g pau per
liti ga n t, w hich sh a ll be free of cha rg e)
-

20.00

b. Proce ssi ng Fee - For app rova l of appli ca ti on for l oca tion al cl ea ra nce
wh eth er th e projec t or a ctiv it y to be underta k en is con formi ng o r no n - con f ormi ng,
in a cco rd a n ce wi th the fo llow in g sch ed ul es:
1 . Res id enti al (si ngle d eta ch ed an d du pl ex
ty pe)
P 0 .30 /s q.m . of tota l fl oor a rea
2 . C omm erci a l es ta bl ishments in cl ud ing
a pa rtmen ts, ma ss hou si ng , t own h ous es
co n st ru ct ed prima ril y fo r ga i n pu r p oses
0 . 75/ sq .m of tota l fl oor a rea
3 . I nd us tria l estab lis hments
1 . 00/ sq .m . of t ota l fl oor a rea
4 . I ns titu tion a l (sch ool s, hosp ita ls, et c.
0 . 50/ sq .m . of t ota l fl oor a rea
5 . Me morial Pa rk s /C emet eries
0 . 10/ sq .m . of t ota l fl oor a rea
6 . Ag ro-in d ustri al:
a . M a nu fa cturin g
1 . 00/ sq .m . of tota l fl oor a rea
b. N on- ma nu fa ctu rin g
0 . 50/ sq .m . of tota l fl oor a rea
7 . Telec ommu ni ca ti ons /Tow ers
-

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1 . 00/ sq .m . of tota l bas e


8 . Bi llb oa rds
0 . 10/ 0. 30 sq .m .
9 . Ya rds utiliz ed for in du stri al p urp oses
0 . 50/ sq .m . of t ota l l a nd a rea
10 .
Ya rds utiliz ed for commerci a l purp oses
11 .

0 . 30/ sq .m . of t ota l l a nd a rea


All ty pes of ren ov a tion
fi ft y percent (5 0 %) of th e p res cri bed ra te

P rovided , th a t for commercia l a ctivi ties a nd a ux il ia ry us es, th a t form pa rt of


a resid ent ia l b ui lding or cus to ma ri ly cond ucted in dw ell ing s or h ou se s, s ha l l b e
trea ted a s a ppl ication for th e cons truc tio n of a resid entia l h ous e a nd sh all pa y th e
a mo un t corr es pon di ng to such use, excep t wh en th e ma ximu m fl oor area dev ot ed to
su ch c ommer cia l acti vi ties or a u x ili a ry us es, ex ceed s thi rt y perc en t (3 0% ) of the
tota l fl oor area of th e w hol e resid enti a l bu ild in g.
S EC T I ON 3 43 . R en ta ls of Amphith ea ter & B a n dsta nd . Fo r the use of
co mmun ity a mp h ith ea ter, renta l s sha ll be i mp osed a n d coll ected in a ccorda n ce w it h
the follow in g ra tes:
a . Poli tical mee ti ng s a nd ralli es
1 . For the fi rs t h our or fra cti on ther eo f
- P
2 . For the second a nd succ eedi ng h ours or fra ction th ereof
10 0.0 0

20 0.0 0
-

P rovided , th a t ea ch politi ca l grou p represen tin g a sta te for ci ty pos ition s


sh a ll b e en titl ed t o on e mee t ing or ra l ly a t th e sai d a mp hit hea ter duri ng a
ca mp a ig n sea son with out pa yin g the a fore men tion ed renta l s.
b. C ommer cia l prog ra ms sp onso red by Na tion a l bu si n ess fi rms:

50 .00

1 . For the fi rs t h our or fra cti on ther eo f


2 . For the second h our or fra ction th ereo f
3 . For the succ eedi ng h our or fra cti on ther eo f

-P
-

20 0. 0 0
15 0. 0 0
-

S EC T I ON 344 . Ba ra nga y / Touris m Ha ll R enta l . - For the u se o f


Ba ra nga y / Touri sm Ha l l, ren ta l sh a ll be impo sed a n d coll ect ed in a cco rda n ce with
the follow in g ra tes:
a . Poli tical mee ti ng s a nd ralli es;

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1 . For the fi rs t h our or fra cti on ther eo f


2 . For the se cond a nd su cce edin g h ou rs or fra ction
20 0.0 0

P
30 0.0 0
th er eof -

b. C ommer cia l prog ra ms sp onso red by na tion a l/l oca l bus ines s or fi rms:
1 . For the fi rs t h our or fra cti on ther eo f
30 0.0 0
2 . For th e se cond hou r a n d su cceed in g hou rs o r fra ct ion th ereo f 20 0.0 0
S EC T I ON 3 45 . Ga rbag e Fee. - T h ere sh a ll b e impo s ed a nd col lect ed by
the City T rea su rer a ga rba g e fee to a l l residen tia l , n on- co mmer cial bu sin ess
esta b lis hment opera t ing in the C ity of C ag a ya n d e Oro.
A. CO L LE CT IO N AN D D I SPO S AL OF GAR BA GE
C ollectio n Area s: Ga rba ge Co llection a rea s sha ll b e d esig na ted on th e ba sis
of p opula ti on and v olu me of ga r ba ge prod uced.
T hose des ign a ted collecti on a rea s sh all be un der the
co n trol and su perv is ion of the G enera l S erv ices O ff ic er w ho
for :

di rect ma n agem en t,
sha ll b e respon si ble

I.
I mp lement a tion of a ra tion al route sch ed ule
II.
Ass ign ment of stre et sweep ers, clea n ers a nd o ther ai des
I II .
I nformin g th e pu bli c of th e sched ul es and a ctiv iti es rega rd ing ga rba ge
co lle ctio n, a nd d esig na t ion and coll ec ti on a rea s; and
I V.
Ass ign ment of sk ip h ois t conta in ers .
T he C i ty H ealth Off icer sh all a ssi st th e Gen era l S ervic es Off i cer i n
mon ito ri ng th e s ani ta tion a spec t of the C ity, an d sha l l ren der a dv is e to th e
Genera l S erv ices O ff icer on the sa nita ti on sta nda rd to b e s et rel a t iv e to th e
gen era l h ea lt h o f the pu bl ic.
Disp osa l of Ga rba g e - T he d isp osal of ga rba g e s hal l be don e a t th e C i ty s
S a ni ta ry La nd fi ll Site, usi ng th e pri ncip le o f co ntrol led du mp ing.
T he Sa n ita ry La nd fi l l sha ll b e un d er th e di rect
su perv isi on of th e Gen eral S erv ices O ff ic er.
B.

a d mi ni stra tio n, con trol an d

FEE S - Th ere sh a ll b e levied fees in the ma n n er prov id ed for h erein:


1 . Specia l R equ ests :

a.
requ ested to be
fi ce, a t:

L a rg e qu a nti ties of ga rba ge fro m priv a te


enti ties ma y be
di spos ed by th e Gen era l Serv ices Of P 10 0 .0 0
P 20 0 .0 0

per 1/2 ton or less; a nd


per truck of o ver a ton

b. U p on sp eci a l
requ est for rea son s a ccep ta b le to th e G enera l
S ervi ces Off icer, th e C ity ga rba g e v ehi cl es may ent er wi thi n t he compou n d or
premises of a n indu stria l
or c ommer cia l es tabl ish men t to col le ct th e ga rba ge
therea t ; Prov id ed , t ha t th e con cerned pa rt y s hall pa y a n additio na l fi fty p esos
(P 50 . 00 ) per month ov er an d
ab ove t he fee sch ed ul e set for th in t his Ti tle; a nd
P rovided furth e r,
tha t
su ch g a rbag e or refu se sha ll be pla ced in a pp rop ri a te
co n tai n ers .
2 . Ma rk et Ga rbag e Fe es - sta ll hol ders a nd tempora ry v en d ors of th e ma rk ets
in cl ud ing fl ea ma rk ets s ha l l b e levied a ga rba ge fe e equ iva len t to t en percen tum
(10 %) of th e sta l l ren ta l or th eir ca sh tick ets , as th e ca se ma y be.

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3 . Bu lky Lu mber and Weeds - T he cu tti ng s, pla nts, foli age, lu mber w a st es an d
simil a r bu lk y refu se or a ny s olid w a ste con sid ered as ex tra o rd in a ry ga rba ge ma y b e
di spos ed of b y th e Genera l S erv ices Off i ce prov id ed tha t a sp ecia l garb age f ee s ha l l
be levied th us :
P 15 0 .0 0 - for o ne t on or mo re
P 10 0 .0 0 - l ess t ha n on e ton an d a fraction th ere of
T he garb age fee a s prov ided sh all b e fi rs t pa id to th e Ci ty T rea su rer before
the wa ste sh a ll h av e been col l ect ed a n d di spos ed of.
4 . R eg u la r Ga rb a ge Fees:
4 . 1 C om mercia l a nd I n du strial Fe es
sh a ll b e levied a nd col lected
du ring the renew al o f b usi nes s p ermi t a nd sh a ll a ccrue to th e C it y of Ca ga y a n de
Oro not la ter than t he 20t h of Ja n ua ry of ea ch y ea r a ccord ing to th e sch edu le
prov id ed bel ow:
A.
AMU S EMEN T PL AC ES
FEE S
1 . Amus emen t center s an d es tab lish ments per con triv a n ce
2 . Ma hjon g etc.
3 . Billi a rd an d pool ba ll per ta ble
4 . Bow li ng esta bli sh men t s
a . a utoma tic p er la ne
b. no n- automa ti c
5 . Circu s es , ca rni va ls a nd th e lik e
1, 000 .0 0
6 . C ock pit s
1, 000 .0 0
7 . Gy mn a siu ms /P hy sical fi t ness
8 . Box i ng stad iu m
9 . Membersh ip clubs , a ss o cia tion / orga n iza t ion
a . S erv icing foods , lo dging fa cil ities
b. S erv icing food s w ith out fa cili ties
10 . Nig h t an d da y clu bs/ Dis co and oth er si mi la r est a bli sh men ts:
a . N igh t clu bs
b. Da y clu bs
c . C ock tail lou ng es/ Beer Ga rden a nd D isco
d. C aba ret Da nce Ha l ls
e . B ea u ty Pa rlors a nd B arber S hop s
11 . R esorts or oth er s imi la r es ta blish men ts
12 . Sa u na Ba th s / Ma s sage Cl inics
13 . th ea ters/ C ine ma hou se s wi th sea tin g ca p a city of :
a . M ore th a n 1, 000 p erson s
b. 50 0 to 9 9 9 perso ns
c . L ess tha n 5 00 pers ons

GAR BA GE
P 40 .00
80 .0 0
10 0. 0 0
-

20 0.0 0
12 0. 0 0
-

40 0. 0 0
40 0.0 0
80 0.0 0
80 0. 0 0
1, 00 0 .0 0
60 0.0 0
40 0. 0 0
30 0. 0 0
20 0. 0 0
20 0. 0 0
40 .0 0

1, 00 0 .0 0
80 0.0 0
40 0. 0 0

3, 00 0 .0 0

1, 00 0 .0 0
80 0. 0 0
30 0. 0 0

B . EL EC TRI C P OW ER C OMPAN IES :


1 . Mai n O ff ice an d/or ea ch p ower pla n t
C. FI N AN CI AL IN S TI T UTION S :
1 . Ba nk s per off ice
.
a . I nsu ra nce compa n ies
b. Pa w n shop s per off ice
2 . Fin a ncia l an d/ or len di ng in v estor s estab lis hment s ,
money s hop s p er off ice

80 0.0 0

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D. G AS OL I NE SERV I CE FI L L IN G STAT I ONS


1 . Area

- 15 00 sq .m. or mor e p er sta ti on


- 10 00 to 1 59 9 s q. m.
- 10 00 to l ess p er sta tion
2 . C urb s Pump s & Filli ng S ta ti on
3 . Priv a te Hosp ital a nd Medi ca l Clin ics wi th cap a city of:
a . 1 51 to 30 0 p erson s
b. 10 1 to 1 5 0 perso ns
c . 7 6 to 10 0 person s
d. 51 to 75 pers ons
e . 2 5 to 5 0 p erson s
f. L ess th a n 25 p erson s
g. An ima l Hosp ita ls an d oth ers

4 . Hotels, Mo tels, Ap a rtels, Pen si on Inn s, Driv e I n ns, Boa rd ing


Hou ses, Lod gi ng h ous es, Dor mito ri es, D wel lings a nd oth er spa ces
rent :
1 . Hotels
a . T h ree sta r per room
1 . Sin gle Bed
2 . Dou ble Bed
3 . Sui te

60 0. 0 0
50 0.0 0
40 0.0 0
30 0. 0 0
40 0.0 0
30 0.0 0
20 0. 0 0
12 0.0 0
10 0.0 0
75 .00
50 .00
fo r Lea s e or

12 .0 0
18 .0 0
24 .0 0

2 . Hotels a nd Dri ve Inn s/ro om


3 . Hotels, Ap a rtels , Pensi on I nn s
a . With aircon per room
1 . Sin gle Bed
2 . Dou ble Bed
b. Wit hou t ai rcon p er room
1 . Sin gle Bed
2 . Dou ble Bed

24 .00
12 .00
16 .00
10 .00
12 .00

5 . Boa rd in g hou ses, L odg in g Hou s es , Dormitori es, Bed S pa cer p er b ed


8 . 00
G. I n stit uti on of L ea rnin g
1.
P riv a te Un iv ersi ties, Col leg es, S ch ools & Edu ca tion a l or Vo ca tion al
I ns titu tion s ba sed
on the tota l semestra l enrol lmen t a s fol l ows :
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

5 00 0 stu den ts or more


30 0 0 to 50 00 stu den ts
1 000 to 30 00 stu den ts
30 0 to 1 0 0 0 s tud ents
b elow 3 00 stu den ts

H . Liq uefi ed Pet roleu m Ga s Dea l ers:


1.
Ma rk eter
2.
Dea lers
I . M a rk et S ta llh olders
1 . Pub lic M a rk et S ta l l
a . Fru it/ Veg eta b le ea ch sta l l
b. S ari- sa ri
c . Fis h/ mea t

-P
-

3, 00 0 .0 0
2, 00 0 .0 0
1, 00 0 .0 0
60 0. 0 0
30 0. 0 0
50 0. 0 0
10 0. 0 0

20 .0 0
20 .0 0
20 .0 0

2 . Priv a te Ma rk et
a . E a ch S t a ll
I . M edia Fa cil iti es

20 .00

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1 . N ewspa p ers, b ook s or ma ga zin e p ublica ti on:


a . Week l y ma g a zi ne
b. R adi o Sta ti on
c . T V s ta tion

20 0. 0 0
40 0.0 0
50 0.0 0

K . Teleg ra m Fa cilities , C abl e a nd Wireless C ommu ni ca ti on C ompa ni es, etc.


1 . Mai n O ff ice
80 0. 0 0
2 . Ev ery bra n ch/ sta ti on thereof
40 0. 0 0
L . Telep h one Compa ni es
1 . Ev ery bra n ch/ sta ti on thereof

2, 00 0 .0 0

M . Termi na l Ga rage for B usi nes s Ta x an d other Public U tili ty Veh i cles ,
ex cept thos e u sed for Ho me Ga ra ge:
1 . With a n a rea of 10 00 sq .m . or more
1, 00 0 .0 0
2 . With a n a rea of 70 0 sq. m. or more
80 0. 0 0
3 . With a n a rea of 50 0 sq. m. or more but less tha n 7 00 sq .m . - 60 0. 0 0
4 . With a n a rea of 30 0 or more bu t l ess t ha n 5 00 sq .m.
40 0.0 0
5 . With a n a rea less tha n 3 00 sq .m .
20 0.0 0
N. Pedd lers, a mbula n t v en dors wi thou t h ow ev er recog n izi ng th eir
l ega l sta tu s, excep t d eliv ery v a n or tru ck
-

20 .0 0

O. Ad mi ni stra tio n Off ic es, Dis pla y Off i ce s and /o r Off i ces of P rofessi on P. Priv a te Wa reh ous e or B odeg a
1 . 2, 00 0 s q.m . or mor e
2 . 1, 00 0 s q.m . to 2, 00 0 sq. m.
3 . 50 0 sq. m. to 1 , 0 00 sq .m .
4 . L ess th a n 500 sq. m.

60 .00

1, 50 0 .0 0
1, 00 0 .0 0
50 0. 0 0
25 0. 0 0

Q. al l oth er busi nes s a n d serv ice a g encies not sp eci fi ca l ly men tio n ed a b ove :
1 . Ma n ufa ctu rers , Prod ucers & P roces s ors:
a . Fa cto ry w ith a nd ag greg ate a rea of 1, 00 0 sq .m . or more
2, 500 .0 0
b. 50 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 1, 00 0 sq. m.
1, 70 0 .0 0
c . 2 00 or more b ut less tha n 5 00 sq .m .
1, 20 0 .0 0
d. 10 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 200 sq . m.
90 0. 0 0
e . 5 0 or more bu t l ess t ha n 1 00 sq .m .
60 0. 0 0
f. 23 or mor e but less th a n 5 0 sq . m.
20 0. 0 0
g. L ess t ha n 25
10 0.0 0
2 . Ex p orter/I mporter
3 . Brew ers, Distillers, C ompou nd ers a n d publ ic pl a ces w ith
an agg re ga te a rea of :
a . 1 , 0 00 sq .m . or more
b. 50 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 1, 00 0 sq. m.
c . 2 00 or more b ut less tha n 5 00 sq .m .
d. 10 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 200 sq . m.
e . 5 0 or more bu t l ess t ha n 1 00 sq .m .
f. 25 or mor e but less th a n 5 0 sq . m.
g. less th a n 25 sq . m.
h. C a rend eria

1, 00 0 .0 0
2, 50 0 .0 0
1, 70 0 .0 0
1, 20 0 .0 0
1, 00 0 .0 0
80 0. 0 0
40 0. 0 0
20 0. 0 0
12 0.0 0

4 . Ow ners or Op era tors of Bu si ness esta blis hmen t s ren dering serv ices :
a . 1 , 0 00 sq .m . or more
1, 50 0 .0 0
b. 50 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 1, 00 0 sq. m.
1, 20 0 .0 0
c . 2 00 or more b ut less tha n 5 00 sq .m .
80 0. 0 0
d. 10 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 200 sq . m.
60 0. 0 0
e . 5 0 or more bu t l ess t ha n 1 00 sq .m .
40 0. 0 0
f. 25 or mor e but less th a n 5 0 sq . m.
16 0. 0 0

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5 . Oth er C ont ra ct o r/ Bu sines s Es ta blish men ts eng aged in


rend ering serv ices, p rinters an d p ubli shers wi th an agg rega te
a . 1 , 0 00 sq .m . or more
b. 50 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 1, 00 0 sq. m.
c . 2 00 or more b ut less tha n 5 00 sq .m .
d. 10 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 200 sq . m.
e . 5 0 or more bu t l ess t ha n 1 00 sq .m .
f. 25 or mor e but less th a n 5 0 sq . m.
g. L ess t ha n 25

a rea of :
2, 25 0 .0 0
1, 50 0 .0 0
1, 10 0 .0 0
80 0. 0 0
50 0. 0 0
20 0. 0 0
60 .00

6 . Ind ep end ent wh olesa lers, dea l ers, dist ri bu tors, repa ck ers, a n d
retail ers w ith an ag grega te a rea o f:
a . 1 , 0 00 sq .m . or more
2, 00 0 .0 0
b. 50 0 or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 1, 00 0 sq. m.
1, 50 0 .0 0
c . 2 00 or more b ut less tha n 5 00 sq .m .
1, 10 0 .0 0
d. 10 0 sq. m. or more b ut less tha n 2 00 sq .m .
80 0. 0 0
e . 5 0 or more bu t l ess t ha n 1 00 sq .m .
50 0. 0 0
f. 25 or mor e but less th a n 5 0 sq . m.
20 0. 0 0
g. less th a n 25
60 .00
4 . 2. Resi den tia l and Non - C ommer cial Bu il din g - Own ers o f a ll typ es o f hou se s
ha v i ng the fol low ing fl oor area sh a ll be l evi ed th e corre sp ond ing g arbag e fee to b e
pai d on or b efore the 2 0th day of Ja n ua ry by ow ners or ad min is tra tors of the h ous e
or b uil di ng serv iced by g a rba g e tru ck a nd/ or sk ip h ois t cont a in ers :
30 sq . m. or belo w
30 sq . m. to 50 sq .m .
50 a b ov e to 8 0 sq. m.
80 a b ov e to 1 0 0 sq .m.
10 0 abov e to 15 0 sq. m.
15 0 abov e to 30 0 sq. m.
30 0 sq. m. a nd a b ov e

20 .0 0
30 .0 0
60 .0 0
12 0. 0 0
24 0. 0 0
35 0. 0 0
50 0. 0 0

4 . 3.
Oth er Bu sines ses . - Pers ons o r fi rms enga ged in an y o ther bu si n ess es n ot
enu m era ted herein s ha l l pa y th e follo wi ng ga rba g e fe es on t he co mbi ned g ross s a les
or recei pt for the p recedin g ca len da r y ea r cov eri ng all ki nd s of ta x able bus ines s or
tra de cond uct ed with in su ch es ta bl ish men t in a sin gl e lo ca ti on thu s:
20 , 00 0. 0 0

or

les s

80 .0 0
20 , 00 1 or not more tha n
P

50 ,0 0 0 .0 0

1 60 .0 0
50 , 00 1. 0 0 t o
tha n

not

more

2 50 ,0 0 0 . 00

30 0 .0 0
25 0, 001 . 0 0 or n ot more
tha n
P

500 , 0 00 .00
600.00

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50 0, 001 . 0 0 t o n ot more
tha n
P 1, 0 00 , 0 00 .00
800.00
10 00 , 00 0 . 00 t o n ot more
tha n
P 2, 0 00 , 0 00 .00
1, 200 .0 0
For every P 5 00 , 000 . 00
or fra ction th ereo f in
ex ce s s of
P 2, 0 00 , 0 01 .00
250.00
Wa t er Cra ft Co mp any
Ma i n/ Bra n ch Off ic e

5 00 .00
Ad mi nis tra tiv e or P rovisi on - I n a dd iti on to the fe es herein pres cri bed , an y
perso n fou nd gu ilty o f v io la ting a ny of the foreg o i ng prov isi ons sha ll b e pu ni sh ed
by a fi n e of not l ess tha n two h undred p esos (P 20 0 .0 0) or a n impris onment of one
mon th b u t n ot mor e th a n si x (6 ) mon th s or bo th, a t th e d is creti on of the court . I f
the vi ola ti on is commi tt ed by a j urid ical p erson th e ow ner or ma na ger, occu pa n t,
less e e, t ena n t o r th e p erson in cha rg e i n the ma nag e men t thereo f shal l be cri min a lly
respo nsi bl e th ereof.
Ev ery v io la tio n of a ny prov is ion of this T itle sh all be con st ru ed a s a sepa ra te
off en s e an d sh a ll be pu nis ha ble a s h erein pro vided .
S EC T I ON 3 46 . Pa rk ing Fee. - T here sha l l b e coll ected a pa rk i ng fee fro m a ny
driv er and /o r ow n er/op era tor o f motor veh icles w ho s hall a va i l of th e pa rki ng s pa ce
on the des ign a ted streets men ti oned in C ha pter 161 of T i tle 2 0 of thi s C od e .
C a rs/Jeep s

P 2.0 0 for the fi rst tw o (2) h ou rs o r l ess a nd P3 .0 0


for ev ery hou r th er ea fter;
T ruck s 4- w heelers
- P 3.0 0 for the fi rst tw o (2 ) hou rs or l ess and P4 .0 0
for ev ery hou r th erea fter ;
6- wh eelers
- P 4.0 0 for the fi rst tw o (2 ) hou rs or l ess and P5 .0 0
for ev ery hou r th erea fter ;
10 w heel er s
- P 5.0 0 for the fi rst tw o (2 ) hou rs or l ess and P6 .0 0
for ev ery hou r th er ea fter; a nd
P rime mov er w it h o r wi tho ut tra iler P 6. 00 for the fi rst two (2) h ou rs or less a nd
P 7.0 0 fo r ev ery hou r th erea ft er.
Ov ernigh t Pa rk i ng - T here sh all lik ew ise b e col lected a fe e for o vern ig ht
pa rk i ng of fi ft y pesos (P 50. 0 0 ) fro m a n y driv er a n d/ or own er of mot or veh icle
men tio ned h ere of wh o sh a ll a va il of t he pa rk ing in any of the City street s an d
na t ion al high w ays menti oned in C hap ter 16 1, T itle 2 0 of thi s C ode, in cl ud in g th e
peri meter of Agora Ma rk et, Jes u s V. S eri a , Jul io
Pa ca na , Va men t a a nd Ga erla n
S treets wit hin th e t ime fro m 1 2 : 00 mid nig ht to 5 :0 0 a .m.

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Tow ing /S t orage Fe es . - S ta ll ed v ehi cl es pa rk ed a long an y road , str eet,


hi gh wa y an d th orou gh fa re for a con s iderab le p eri od of ti me sh a ll b e re mov ed by
the T ra ff i c Ma n a gemen t a nd En fo rce ment B urea u a nd i mp oun d ed and s ha ll be
relea sed to the ow n ers onl y upon pa y ment of tow in g an d stora g e fe es a t th e
follow in g ra tes:
a)
tow in g fee
b)

On e (1) kil omet er or less


Ov er on e (1 ) kil ometer bu t l ess t ha n
ov er fi v e (5) kilo meter s

- P
fi v e (5) ki lomet ers
-

20 0. 0 0
30 0.0 0
50 0. 0 0
as

P 10 0 .0 0 per da y, a s s tora ge fee

P rovided , t ha t any i mp oun d ed veh icle not cl a imed or redee med by the
la w ful own er wi thin n in ety (90 ) da y s s ha l l be s old to pu bl ic a ucti on
su b ject to
ex isti ng la w s t o a nsw er fee s an d oth er ch a rges u np aid for th e peri od speci fi ed .
S EC T I ON 3 47 . Fi sheri e s - Mu n icipa l Wa ters:
a . T h e Mun icipa l Wa ters w ith in the j uris di cti on
hereb y di vided in to fi s hi ng z on es, as fol low s:

of Ca g aya n d e Oro a re

1 . Fi shi ng z one n o. 1 - sh a ll co mpris e th e fi shi ng w a ters with in th e


a rea from th e mou th of th e
I p ona n Ri ver, th en ce ea st wa rd up to th e sou th
of
C aga y a n de Oro R iv er a nd ex tend ing t owa rd s th e M a ca ja la r B ay for th ree (3) mi les .
2 . Fi shi ng z one n o. 2 - sh a ll co mpris e th e fi shi ng w a ters with in th e
a rea from th e mou th of th e Bi ta n- a g C reek to th e boun da ry of Bu g o a nd Ta gol oa n
a nd exten di ng in to the Ma ca ja la r Bay for t hree (3 ) miles .
3 . Th e area b etw een th e mouth of C aga ya n d e Oro R iv er and Bi ta n- ag
C reek , exten d ing towa rd Ma ca ja la r Ba y for
thre e (3) mi les, sh all b e k n ow n a s
zon e 3, a nd sha ll no t b e d isp osed of or op en ed to fi sh corra ls, fi sh ponds , cu ltu re
bed s, or a n y c onstruction s or dev i ces tha t w ill obs tru ct o r ha mper na vig a tion .
S EC T I ON 3 48 . Li cen se permit, fi sh ery g ra n t. - N o person , co opera ti ve,
pa rtn ersh ip, asso ci a tion or corp ora tio n sh all t ak e or ca tch fi sh or o th er aq ua ti c
prod ucts by mean s of n ets, tra p s o r oth er fi shi ng gea rs in t he Mu nicipa l Wa t ers
of C ag a y a n de Oro b y m ea n s o f fi shin g boa t s o r ves sels th re e t ons gro ss or l ess,
un less pro vi d ed with n eces sa ry li cen s e permit i ssu ed fo r th e purp ose by t he C i ty
T rea surer. I t sha ll be li k ewi se illeg a l for a ny p erson , coo pera ti ve, pa rtnersh ip,
a ssocia tion or corp ora tion to opera t e fi s h corra ls or oy ster cu ltu re bed s, or ta k e
or
ca t ch
ba ng us fry or fry of oth er sp e cies for prop a ga ti on wi thi n t he
ju ri sdi c tion of this City wi thou t fi rst se curi ng a M un icip al g ra n t th ereo f con ferred
a s prov id ed for b y la w a nd th is Tit le .
S EC T I ON 3 49 . Person elig ible for fi sh in g a nd /or fi shery p riv il eges:
A. C iti zen of th e Phi lip pi nes
B . C oop era tiv es,
pa rtn ers hi ps, a ssocia t ion s or corp ora tion s dul y
regi stered or in corp ora ted u nd er the la w s of the Phi lip pi nes a nd a u thori zed to
tra ns a ct bu si n ess i n th e P hilippi nes and a t lea s t six ty p ercen tum (60 % ) of wh ose
ca pit al st ock b elon g wh oll y to citi z en s of th e P hilipp in es.
N o p ers ons , co op era tiv es, pa rtn ersh ips, a ss oci a tion s or co rp ora ti ons
not qua li fi ed b y the la w a nd th is title fo r the eff e ct, to eng age, p ers onal ly or
throu g h oth er pers ons in fi s hin g, ca t ch ing or col lectin g a qua ti c p rod ucts in a n y
mu ni ci pa l wa ters w ith in th e juris dic tion of th is Ci ty.
S EC T I ON 3 50 . Gov ernm en t b a n gu s fry res erva t ion . - In th e z oni ng
a nd cla ssifi ca tio n of mun icip a l wa ter s for pu rp oses of a wa rd in g th ro ug h pub li c

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bidd ing s, a rea s for th e cons tru ctio n or op era tion of fi s h corra l s, o ys ter cul ture
bed s or g a th ering of fry, thi s Cit y h ereby sets a sid e not mor e t ha n o ne fi fth (1/ 5) of
the area ea rma rk ed for th e ga th ering of ba ng us fry in o ne zon e w ith in i ts
mu ni ci pa l
wa ters
a s ma y d e d esig na ted by th e Ci ty C ou ncil as go vern men t
Ba ng us fry reserv a tion .
S EC T I ON 35 1. Gra n t of exclu siv e fi sh ery pri v ileg e. - Th e ex cl usi ve
priv i lege to erect fi sh corra l , op era te fi shp ond or oy st er cu ltu re bed or ca tch
ba ngu s fry in the Mu ni ci pa l wa ters o f Ca ga y a n d e Oro sha ll be awa rd ed throu gh
co mp etiti ve pu bl ic b iddin g in a ccord a nce w ith th e terms a nd cond iti ons pres crib ed
in th is Ti tle. T he C ity C ou ncil ma y gra n t to th e h igh er q ual ifi ed bi dd er
th e
ex cl usi ve pri v ilege o f con stru c ting and
opera ti ng fi sh corra ls, oy st er cu ltu re
bed s or g a th ering B a n gu s fry or fry of oth er species in the mu ni ci pal wa ters of
C aga y a n d e Oro for a p eri od not ex ceed in g fi v e (5 ) y ea rs. Prov id ed, h owev er,
tha t n o fi shi ng z one or a ny porti on th er eof w hi ch ha s b een a wa rded to
b id der
sh a ll b e let, lea se or sub lea s ed b y the g ra nt ee, les see, licens ee or con c essi ona i re
to any p ers on
wha ts o ev er
for
w h a tev er p urp os e, rea so n or con sid era tion .
P rovided fi na l ly, tha t the gra n t of ex cl usi ve fi s hery p ri vi leg es sha ll be su b ject to
su ch o ther co nd iti ons as th e Dep a rtment of Ag ricul ture ma y imp ose.
S EC T I ON 35 2. I ssu a nce of i ndiv id ua l li cen se .I f a fer tw o not ices
for th e ex clu siv e fi sh ery righ ts th roug h pu blic a u ction , no in terested bi dd er op t to
lea se a n y fi shi ng zon e wi thi n th e mu ni ci pa l wa ters o f th e City of Ca g ay a n d e Oro,
the City C oun cil is a uth oriz ed to gra n t the p ri vi leg e o f erectin g fi sh corra ls ,
opera t in g oys ter cult ure beds , or ca tchi ng b a ng us fry or k a w ag - ka wa g with in a
defi n ite a rea or portion of th e mu nicip a l w a ters to ind iv id ua l s upon pa y men t of
li cens e f ees therefor a t th e ra te s not ex ceed ing t hose fi xed h ereun der :
Fis h corra l s erected in th e a rea :
L ess tha n 3 met ers d eep
3 met ers d eep o r mor e bu t l ess th a n
5 met ers d eep o r mor e bu t l ess th a n
8 met ers d eep o r mor e bu t l ess th a n
10 me ters d eep or mo re bu t l ess tha n
15 me tes d eep or more

An nu a l Fe es
5 m eters d eep
8 meter s deep
1 0 met ers deep
1 5 meters deep

Op era tion of oy ster cu ltu r e beds per hec ta re


C a tch in g Ba n g us fry or K a us wag a n :
L ess th a n 1, 0 00 sq ua re met ers
1 , 00 0 sq. m. or more b ut less tha n 2, 00 0 sq .m.
2 , 00 0 sq. m. or more b ut less tha n 4, 00 0 s q.m .
4 , 00 0 sq. m. or more b ut less tha n 6, 0 00 sq . m.
2, 200 .0 0
6 , 00 0 sq. m. or more b ut less tha n 8, 00 0 s q.m .
3, 000 .0 0
8 , 00 0 sq. m. or more

P
-

30 .0 0

60 .00
20 0.0 0
36 0.0 0
50 0.0 0
80 0.0 0

50 0.0 0

50 0.0 0
80 0.0 0
1, 50 0 .0 0

4, 00 0 .0 0

Fish corra ls in isl and fresh w a ters:


With an a rea of less th a n 50 0 s q.m .
With an a rea of 50 0 sq. m. or more b ut less tha n 1 , 00 0 sq. m.
With an a rea of 1, 000 sq .m. or mo re bu t l ess t ha n 5, 00 0 s q.m .
36 0.0 0
With an a rea of 5, 000 sq .m. or mo re but less tha n 1 0, 000 sq .m .
50 0.0 0
With an a rea of 10 , 00 0 sq. m. or more
-

10 0.0 0
20 0.0 0
80 0.0 0

S EC T I ON 353 . App li ca t ion for exclu si ve fi sh ery pri vi leg es. - A pplica tio n
for a n y of th e ex clu siv e fi s hery menti on ed in th e p reced in g sec tion sha ll be ma de
on off i ci al form duly a pp ro ved b y the Ci ty C oun cil.

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S EC T I ON 35 4. W hom to su bmit a pp li ca ti on. - All a pp li ca tion sha l l be


forwa rd ed to th e Ci ty Ma y or, up on re ceip t of th e applica ti on, th e Ci ty M a y or s hall
sa ti sfy hi msel f th at the licen se a ppl ied for w ill n ot prejudi ce pu blic i nterest an d
tha t t he po rt ion or a rea for w h ich a ppli ca t ion for lea s e h a s been presen ted i s not
co ver ed b y a ny s ubsis tin g l ea se .
S EC T I ON 3 55 . C ommitte e on Au ction . - A C om mi ttee o n Au cti on is
hereb y crea t ed to be compo s ed of the Ci ty T rea s urer a s ch a irma n, a nd memb ers of
the C ity C oun cil, as members .
S EC T I ON 35 6 . P ub li ca ti on n oti ce. - T he C ommi tt ee on Aucti on sh all
a dv ertis e noti ce for sea l ed b ids for ex clu si ve fi sh ery priv il eges i n area s or zon es of
the mun icipa l w aters a v ailab le for
ere cti ng fi s h corra ls or co n st ru ct i ng o r
opera t ing oy ster cu ltu re b eds , or t ak in g o r ca tch ing Ba ngu s fry or fry of o ther
sp eci es for propag a ti on b y p ostin g sa id n otice in a new sp aper publi sh ed i n the
loca li ty, if an y, for a period of n ot l ess t ha n fi fteen (1 5 ) da ys .
S EC T I ON 35 7. T i me a nd pl a ce of a uctio n. - Th e Ci ty C ou ncil sh a ll in a
resolu tion prov ide a n otice call ing for sea led bid s for the ex clu siv e fi sh ery pri vi leg es gra nted un der S ection 2 9 (a ) of P resi den tia l Decre e N o. 714 , specify in g the
time a n d p la ce of au cti on, the a mou nt to b e dep osited b efore a n in d ividu al o r an
enti ty t o pa rticip ate, th e procedu re to be follo wed by the C ommitt e e o n Au ct ion
before a ny ex clu siv e priv il ege i s gra n ted a nd th e b ond a s g ua ra n tee of g ood fa i th
a nd for sa t isfa ctory co mp lia nce w ith th e
terms of the lea se or gra n t. T h e bo nd
sh a ll b e in ca sh , in rea l sta te si tua ted w ith in th e Phi lip pin es o r by su rety comp a ny
a ut horiz e for th at pu rpo se in th e a mou nt no t les s th a n two (2) yea rs rent a l.
S EC T I ON 35 8. M un icip al c onces si on a nd
lea s es
con c erning
fi sheri es. - N o lea se o r con cess ion g ra nted b y the City Cou n ci l un der a ut horit y of
a n ord ina nce approv ed pu rsua nt to sect ion 4 of Pres id enti a l Decre e N o. 70 4
co n cerni ng fi sh in g or fi sh eries in s trea ms , l ak es, riv ers, inl a nd /or mu ni ci pa l wa ters
sh a ll
b e va lid a n d en fo rc eab le u nl ess
th e S ecr et a ry of A gricu ltu re, up on
reco mm enda tion of the R eg ion al Dire ctor of the Depa rtm en t of Agricu ltu re app rov es
the sa me .
S EC T I ON 35 9 . Licen se permit. - T h e priv il ege of tak in g or ca tch in g in
the mun icip a l w a ters of thi s City wi th net s, tra ps or other fi shi ng g ea rs wi th or
wi tho ut u sin g th ere fo r fi sh ing b oa ts or ves sels th ree tons gross or less s ha ll be
gra n ted u nd er licens e permit issu ed by th e Ci ty T rea su rer to a ny person ,
co opera ti ve, p artner sh ip , a ssocia ti on or corp ora tion qu a lifi ed u n der thi s T itle u pon
pay men t of the
corresp ond ing l icens e p ermit fe e req ui red therefor in th e
follow in g :
S EC T I ON 3 60 . Gen era l sched ul e of li cen se fee :
N AME OF FI S HI N G GE ARS
bal in g, 10 met er s l ong or l ess
bal in g, more tha n 1 0 meters bu t l ess tha n 20 met ers l ong
bal in g, 20 met er s or mor e but less th a n 30 met ers l ong
bal in g, 30 met e s or mor e bu t les s th a n 40 met ers l ong
bal in g, 40 met er s or mor e but less th a n 60 met ers l ong
bal in g, 60 met er s or mor e but less th a n 80 met ers l ong
bal in g, 80 met er s or mor e
bi sig
a nu d, les s tha n 10 met ers l ong
a nu d, 1 0 meters or mo r e bu t l ess t ha n 2 0 meter s long
a nu d, 2 0 meters or mo r e bu t l ess t ha n 30 met ers lon g
a nu d 20 met ers l ong or more
ca yag y a g, less than 10 met ers lo ng
ca yag y a g, 10 meters o r mor e bu t les s th a n 20 me ters l ong

AN N UA L RAT E
P
20 .0 0
30 .00
40 .00
50 .00
60 .00
80 .0 0
10 0. 0 0
40 .0 0
12 .0 0
20 .00
30 .00
40 .0 0
12 .0 0
20 .0 0

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ca yag y a g, 20 meters o r mor e bu t les s th a n 3 0 meter s long


ca yag y a g, 30 meters o r mor e
40 .0 0
Bu bo
10 .0 0
L a ya , fro m 2 meters to 3 met ers i n d ia met er
5 . 00
L a ya , mor e th a n 3 b u t less th a n 4 met ers in d ia met er
L a ya , 5 met ers or more i n d ia me ter
12 .0 0
pu cot/ s a lib ut, les s th a n 10 meters l ong
12 .0 0
pu cot, o r sa libu t fro m 10 meters or more bu t l ess t ha n 2 0 meter s long
20 .00
pu cot, or sa lib ut, 20 met er s long o r mor e b ut less t ha n 30 met ers long
30 .00
pu cot or s a lib ut , 30 me ters lon g o r more
40 .0 0
Ba h a n, les s th a n 10 me ters l ong
28 .0 0
Ba h a n, from 10 m eters l ong or more b ut less tha n 20 met ers long
Ba h a n, 2 0 met ers long o r more bu t les s tha n 3 0 meter s long
40 .00
Ba h a n, 3 0 met ers long o r more
fi shi ng la mp less th a n 20 0 ca n dl e po wer
8 . 00
fi shi ng la mp, 2 00 to 300 ca n dle pow er
fi shi ng la mp, ab ove 3 00 - 40 0 ca ndle pow er
fi shi ng la mp, ab ove 4 00 - 50 0 ca ndle pow er
fi shi ng la mp, ab ove 5 00 ca nd le pow er
fi shi ng b oa t (b a roto) ha ndp ow ered with
a cap a city l ess t ha n 2 adu lt perso ns
4 . 00
fi shi ng b oa t (b a roto), ha n dp ow er ed wi th a ca pa city o f 2 a du lt
perso ns or more but less th a n 6 a d ul t p erson s
8 . 00
fi shi ng b oa t (b a roto), ha n dp ow er ed wi th
a capa ci ty of 6 person s or more
fi shi ng b oa t (b a roto), wi th a ca pa ci ty
of 2 to 5 person s, eng in e p ow er
fi shi ng b oa t (b a roto) wi th a capa city
of six (6 ) ad ult pers ons or more, engin e po wer
24 .00
fi shi ng b oa ts oth er tha n ba roto, en gin e pow er
30 .00 /t on
Oy apa n
12 .0 0

30 .00

8 . 00

34 .00
60 .00
10 .00
14 .00
20 .00
30 .00

12 .00
16 .00

P rovided , t ha t no oth er fee s ha ll b e c oll ected from fi sh erma n d u ly li cen sed by


a no ther mun icip a li ty unles s the licens e fe es p aid by th em i n th e mun icipa lit y are
less th a n tho se prescrib ed abov e, in w hi ch ca se th e di ff eren ce betw e en th e tw o
a nn u al fees may b e coll e ct ed:
P rovided , fu rther, th a t fi s hin g b oa ts of mo r e th a n three ton s g ross and
fi sher men lic en sed by th e Na tion a l Gov ern men t sha ll not b e su bj ect t o the
requ irement s of thi s T itl e, es pe cial ly th e p a y men t o f C ity Licen s e ta x, fee or
ch a rg e:
P rovided , fu rthermor e, th a t th e resi den ts of th is City w ho ha ve no t b een
gra n ted licens e for commercia l fi sh ing sh all b e a llow ed to fi sh in mun icipa l w a ters
for th eir h ome co nsu mpti on:
P rovided , fi n a lly, th a t i t sh a ll be b ey ond th e p ower of t he
Ci ty C oun cil to
impos e a l icens e or the priv ileg e of g a th ering ma ri ne moll uscs or th e
sh ell s
there o f, for p ea rli ng bo a ts a nd pea rl div ers, or for pros pectin g, collectin g , or
ga t hering o f o ther a qua tic prod uct s or
for
the
cu ltu re of fi sh ery/ a qua tic
prod ucts: Prov id ed, la stl y, th a t th ey sh all n ot fi sh w ith in tw o hu nd red (2 0 0) meter s
fro m a n y fi sh corra l opera ted under ex cl us iv e p riv il ege gra n ted b y t he C ity in
a ccord a nce w it h t hi s Titl e .

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L icense p ermit s issu ed und er thi s sect ion s ha l l be va lid for th e yea r in which
they a re us ed.
S EC T I ON 36 1 . R eport of fi sh ca ug ht. - An y i ndiv id ua l or enti ty w h o ha s
obt a in ed a fi shery g ra nt or licen se to tak e o r ca tch fi sh i n th e mun icip a l wa ter s
of Ca g ay a n d e O ro Ci ty s hal l s ub mi t to th e Ci ty T rea su rer wi thi n th e fi rst ten
(10 ) day s of ea ch mo n th a rep ort in tripl ica te co pies s how in g th e k i nd , q ua n tity
a nd va l ue, if so ld, of fi sh ca ugh t d urin g the mon th :
P rovided , tha t th e City Coun ci l sha l l fu rni sh the Depa rtm en t of Ag ri cu ltu re
for s ta tist ica l p u rposes o n forms w hi ch sh a ll b e fu rn is hed by th e Depa rt men t s uch
in fo rma ti ons a nd da ta on fi shery ma tters a s are refl e cted in su ch forms .
S EC T I ON 3 62 . Res triction s. - L icens e s and permit s i ssu ed or con tra ct s
ex ecu ted under this Titl e sh a ll con tai n provisi ons to the eff ec t tha t:
a . N o fi s h corra l or ba kla d sh a ll b e con stru ct ed wi thi n tw o hu nd red (2 0 0)
me t ers of a noth er fi sh corra l i n ma rine fi s heries o r o ne hu n dred (1 00 ) meters in
fre sh wa t er fi sheri es u n less th ey
belo ng to the sa me licen s ee/g ra ntee, bu t i n no
ca se s ha l l the di sta n ce b e l ess tha n six ty (60) met ers apa rt, ex cept in w a ters les s
tha n two (2 ) met er deep a t low tid e, o r u nles s previou sly a pp roved by t he S ecreta ry
of Ag ricul ture.
b. Fi sh corra ls sha ll be en tirely open ed
duri ng clos ed sea son period
esta b lis hed by the City C ou ncil
for the free p a ss age of fi sh to enab le a
co n sidera b le n umber to rea ch th e spa wn in g grou nd s.
c . N oth in g i n t he l icense sh all be con s tru ed a s p ermit tin g th e l esse e or
licen se e, gra n tee or permittee to u nd erta k e a n y con stru ction w h ich wil l o bstru ct
the free na v iga tion i n a ny st rea m or la k e fl ow ing through or adjoi ni ng th e fi sh
co rra l , or i mp ede th e fl ow an d eb b of th e tide to a nd fro m th e area w here in th e
less e e or l icens ee, g ra ntee or p ermitt ee is gra n ted a fi sh ery privi l ege.
d. T h e li c ensee a g rees un con d itiona ll y to co mp ly wi th a ll th e l a w s, decrees,
orders R u les an d R eg ula t ion s gov ern in g fi sh in g bow or which ma y la ter b e
promul ga ted .
e . T h e li cen s ee a s sum es respon si bil ity for a ny a nd al l a cts of hi s a g ents a nd
emp loy ees of th e cont ra ctors con ne cted w ith h is fi s hin g opera t ion .
f. Fa il ure t o pa y a n y or fi le a bo nd wh en du e is pres crib ed in the permit,
licen se, con tra c t or reg u la tio n s ha l l b e su ff icien t rea s on for the ca ncella t ion of the
licen se, permit, or contra c t.
S EC T I ON 36 3 . Ad di tion al cond iti ons in the contra ct of lea se. - T he
co n tra ct of l ea se to be ex e cu ted by and b etw een th e C ity and th e hig h est win n ing
bidd er for th e g ra nt of the ex cl usi ve fi sh ery privil eges u nd er th is Ti tle sha ll con ta i n
the fol low in g a dd it ion al terms and con di tion s pu rsu a nt to Presi den tia l D e cree N o.
15 85 :
a . T h a t w hen th e N a tio nal in terest so requ ires, the P resi den t of th e
P hil ippin es ma y rev iew, men d, mod ify, rev iv e, res ci nd or rev ok e any su ch con tra ct,
co n cessi on con d itio n o r prov is ion th erei n.
b. Th a t u pon th e recommend a ti on of th e govern men t
a g en cy
or
in strumen ta lit y conc ern ed wi th the a d min is tra tion o f an y su ch con tra ct, con c essio n,
licen se, permit, l ea se or simila r privi leg e, th e Pres iden t ma y, pen di ng t he con du ct
of ap prop ria te h earin g, su m ma ril y su spen d a nd ord er th e conc ess ion of a ll a cti vi ties
a nd op era tio ns under the contra c t, con cessi on, li c ense, permit, l ea se or simila r
priv i lege for vio lati on
of
an y of th e con d ition s or p rov isi ons therein or a n y

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co nd itio n pres cribed i n du ly is sued rules a nd regu la ti ons of th e a d mi nis t ering


gov ern men t agen cy o r in stru menta li ty.
S EC T I ON 3 64. Pen alty. - An y in di vi dua l or en tity fou nd viol a ting a n y of
the foreg oin g provisi ons sha l l b e pu ni shed for ea ch off ense b y a fi ne of n ot les s
tha n P 5 00 .0 0 n or mor e tha n P 1, 50 0. 0 0 or an imp rison ment of not less tha n on e (1)
mon th an d ten (10 ) da y s n ore mor e th a n four (4) mo nth s, or both such fi n e an d
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e cour t .
C HAP TE R 8 0 : FI NA L PR OV I SI ONS
S EC T I ON
36 5. C ivil rem edi es collecti on. - For th e eff ec tiv e
enf orce ment of the coll ecti on o f ta xes , fees, cha rg es, a nd rental s lev ied a nd
impos ed un der this T itle in clud in g a ll deli nq uen cies, s urcha rg es, p ena l ties a n d
in teres ts a ccru ed a nd/ or due the C ity Gov ern men t by v irtue of a nd un d er thi s
T itle and th ese
befo r e th is, th e p ro vi sion s o f C hap ter 4 of th e
19 91 L oca l
Gov ernm ent Co de p articul a rly section 1 74
th ereo f, ma y b e in vok ed, used a nd
resor ted t o by the
C ity Gov ernm ent of Ca gay a n de Oro, a cti ng thru th e Ci ty
T rea surer a nd th e C ity M a yo r, a s qu oted hereu nd er, viz :
co lle ctio n

"S E C TI O N 1 74 . C i vil re med ies. - T he civ i l remedi es fo r

the

of loca l tax es, fees , ch a rges, a nd rel a ted surch a rges a nd in terest
resul tin g from d elin q uen cy s ha ll b e:
a . By admin istra ti ve a ction t hrou gh d is tra int of good s, cha tt els, or
eff ec ts a nd other person al p roperty of w ha tever ch a ra cter, in cl ud ing st ock s an d
oth er se curit ies, deb ts, cr edits, ba n k a ccou nts , an d in terest i n th e rig ht s of
perso na l prop erty, a nd by lev y u pon real property an d i ntere s t in or righ ts t o rea l
prop erty ;
a nd
b. By j ud icial Action eith er of th es e remed ies o r
a ll
ma y
be
pu rsu ed c oncurrently or simul ta neo usl y a t the di scr etion of th e Lo ca l Go vern men t
un it con c erned.
S EC T I ON 3 66 . Gen era l prov isi ons . - Th e p rov isi ons of all ex isti ng
ordi na n c es g overnin g or regu la t ing busi nes s es, tra des, oc cup a tion s or other
a ctiv iti es on w hi ch ta x es, f ees a nd oth er cha rg es are i mp osed h erein sha ll con tin ue
to b e ap pl ica ble in th e pro per ca ses .

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TITLE XIV - PROFESSION, OCCUPATION AND TRADE

CHA P TER 81 : C A RG O H A ND LI NG
S EC T I ON 36 7 . Proh ib iti ons. N o p erson sha l l en gag e in loa din g,
un load in g or ha u ling ca rg oes, ba gg a ge or other a rticle s for cons idera t ion, un less
he i s reg ist ered a s a Ca rg ador or Porter i n the Off ice of th e Cit y T rea surer. N o
perso n sha ll b e reg ist ered a s a ca rg a d or u nd er thi s Cha p ter i f h e h a s b een
co nv ic ted of crimes a ga in st person or p roperty w here th e p ena l ty impos ed is hig her
tha n a rresto min or. T h is prohi bit ion shal l a pply to ca rg adors or porters of
ca rg oes, b ag ga g es, oth er articles to be ca rried for con sid era tio n for pass eng ers
in b oa ts, a ircra fts, bu ses a nd lan d tra ns porta ti on.
S EC T I ON 36 8. R egis tra tion. - Ma nn er of reg ist ra tion requ ired u n der
the p reced in g se cti on s hall b e mad e by a cq u irin g a ca rga d or s or po rt er s bad ge
fro m th e Off ice of th e C i ty T rea su rer. He
s ha ll
th en pres en t hi ms elf for
regi stra tion at the sa id off i ce wh ich sha l l p rovide a pp ro pria te a nd n ece s sa ry
regi stra tion record s su ch reg is tra nt' s
n a me, a g e, civ il sta t us, h eigh t, wei gh t,
resid ence an d a l l oth er pertin en t in forma tio n ab out h is ch a ra ct er and cri min al
reco rd s. T h e C it y T rea su rer is a u thori zed to mak e n eces sa ry req ui siti on w ith the
pri or a pprov a l o f th e C ity Cou n ci l, for bad ges an d ot h er perti nen t a n d nec es sa ry
ma t eri a ls for a good reg istra t ion s ys te m, a nd the City T rea su rer i s furth er
a ut horiz ed to devis e a fea sib le regi stra ti on sy st e m w hi ch sh all me et a n d ca rry
in to eff e ct th e in tents a nd pu rp ose s of thi s Cha pt er in a cc orda nce w ith the
requ irement s fi xed by th e C ou ncil .
S EC T I ON 36 9. Fees. - N o p erson sha ll be reg is tered u nd er thi s chap ter
wi tho ut pa yi ng to the C ity T rea su rer th e a mou n t o f On e pes o a nd 5 0 / 10 0 (P 1.5 0)
per in div id u a l per qu a rter as reg istra ti on a n d licens e fe e a si de from the a mou n t
represen tin g the cos t of th e ca rga d or s or p orter s bad ge, as w ell a s th e expen se s
of tra n spo rt a tion a nd oth er ex pen ses incid en ta l to its a cqu isi tion by the Ci ty.
S EC T I ON 37 0. R en ewal
an d/ or
R etire ment o f R egi stra tion or
L icense. - At th e b eg in ni ng of ev ery q ua rter of ea ch ca len da r yea r, a ll reg is tra tion s
ma d e p urs ua n t to th is s e ct ion sh a ll be renew ed b y pres en tin g at th e O ff ic e of the
C ity T rea su rer the ba dge of a ca rga d or or p orter. T h e regi stra nt sh a ll person all y
presen t h is ba dg e every qu a rter to the reg isteri ng off icia l wh o sha ll renew h is
regi stra tion b y enterin g s uch a nn ota ti ons on th e origin a l regist ra tion form a ll
nec ess a ry in format ion an d rema rk s. T he renew in g registra n t sha l l not b e req ui red
to se cu re a new ba dg e bu t sha ll be req ui red to mak e p ay men t s for su ch ren ewa l of
the regi stra tion at on e pes o an d 50/ 10 0 (P1 .5 0) q u a rterly.
S EC T I ON 3 71 . Ca n cella t ion of Reg is tra tion. - An y person reg istered
un der thi s C hap ter a s a ca rga d or or p orter w ho decid es t o stop a s such sh all be
ca nc ell ed fro m the list by th e City Trea s urer, w ho sh all in dorse th e s a me to th e
C ity C oun cil a fter th e w ithdra w ing ca ga dor su rren d ered h is bad ge.
T ha t the ba dge gra n ted to ca rga d ors or porters sh a ll be non tra n sfera bl e.
S EC T I ON 37 2 . R equ irem ent. - N o li cen se will be is sued by th e C ity
T rea surer to th e a pp lica nt u nd er thi s Ch apt er w ith ou t t he clea ra n ce of the Di rec tor
of Poli ce of t he City o f Ca ga y a n d e Oro w ho sh a ll scre en th e ap pl ica nt a s to hi s
mora l ch a ra cte r, cond uct, a nd record of g ood beh avi or.
CHA P TER 82 : I ND UST RI A L ESTA BLI SH M E NT SA FE TY
S ect ion 37 3 . B oil ers , P ressu res Ves sels a n d Ga s Cyl inders. - Defi n iti on
of Term s:

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a . T h e term s tea m b oiler mea ns a pressu re


v essel of wh ich s tea m i s
gen era ted by the applica tio n of h ea t resul tin g from a co mb usti on o f s olid , liqu id o r
ga s eous fuel , or b y electri c hea t;
b. Th e term p ow er boi ler mea ns a s tea m b oil er on wh ich t he ma xi mu m
a llo wa b le w ork i ng p ressu re ex ceed s 1 k g -cm2 (1 5 lbs . sq . inch es);
c . T h e term mini a tu re boiler mea ns a pow er boi ler w hi ch d oes not ex ceed
a ny o f the fo llow ing limits :
(i)
(ii)
(iii )
(iv )

40 c m (16 in ) in sid e d ia me ter of s hell;


1 . 05 m (42 in .) ov er- all leng th of sh ell;
2 sq. m. (20 sq .ft .) wa ter hea ti ng su rface ;
7 k g/ sq. m. (10 0 lb. sq . i n.) a llo wa b le work i ng p ressu re.

d. th e term h ea ting boi ler mea n s s t ea m boiler


used ex clu siv ely for
opera t ion a t pressures not ex ce edi ng 1 k g ./ sq. m. (15 lb. /sq .i n.) o r t emp era tures
not ex ce edin g 12 0 C (2 5 0 F).
e . th e term w orkin g pressu r e mea ns ga ug e press ure
press ure i n kg. / cm2 (lb. /sq .in .)

abov e a tmosp heri c

R E GULAT I ON 1 - STE AM B OIL ER S


C onst ru ction
1 . S tea m bo ilers, th eir fi tti ng s a n d a tta chmen ts sh all b e:
a . so design ed t ha t th ey will be a da pt able to th e pa rti cu la r
ci rcu msta n ce s of th eir u se a nd
b. so
cons tructed tha t they w ill
ha v e su ff i ci en t s treng th t o
su sta in th e i ntern al press ure to which they w ill b e su bj ect ed .
2 . S tea m boi lers, t heir fi t tin gs a nd a tta chmen ts sh a ll be of w rou gh t iron ,
a llo yed steel of good qua l ity free fro m in juri ous d efe cts , and of adeq ua te th ick n ess
a nd w eig ht, conf ormin g to th e sp ecifi ca tion s est a bl ish ed b y co mp eten t a u tho ri ty.
Boi ler R ecords
3 . Ev ery b oil er wh en constru ct ed, s old or imp ort ed sh all b e a cco mpa nied b y
a certifi ca te sh owing a ll the tech n ica l s pecifi ca tion s used b y th e ma n ufa ctu rer a nd
co n tai ni ng a ll the sta n da rd s, des ign s a nd di men sio ns in a ccord a nce w it h t he
ma rk er s n umber pla te a ff i x ed o n th e b oil er.
All second - h a nd or prev io usl y u sed boil er wh en reh abi lita t ed or sold sha ll b e
a cco mp a nied b y a certifi ca te ex ecut ed b y the sell er a nd /or p rev iou s ow n er givin g
the me cha nica l history of the sa id boi ler, i nclu di ng not a tion of a n y p ecul ia rity
or p revi ous da mage a nd d escrip tion of use to w hi ch th e boil er ha s been s ubje ct ed .
4 . T he certifi ca te referred to in the foregoi ng p ara gra p hs sh a ll al so con ta in
the resu lts of a ll th e cont ro l tes ts ca rried ou t du ring the ma nu fa ctu r e of th e
ma t eri a l a nd con s truction of the boi ler.
5 . T he certi fi ca t e ref erred to i n pa rag rap h 3
boi ler d uri ng its whol e li fe.

and

3-a

sh a ll a cco mp a ny t he

6 . Every boi ler ow ner sha ll k eep a b oil er ma in tena n ce reg ister w hi ch sha l l
co n si st of th e d ates, a l l test s, i ntern a l a nd ex tern a l exa mi na ti ons , clea nin g s a nd
repa i rs u nd erta k en on th e b oiler. T his regi ster s hal l b e s ub mi tted on req ues t by
the boi ler i nsp ector or o ther co mpet ent a uth ority.

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I ns pection
7 . S tea m b oil ers sh a ll be in sp ect ed, in terna l ly an d ex terna lly, by the Off ic e of
the C ity En gi neer :
a.
b.
c.
d.
tw elv e month s ;
e.
mon th s.

d u ri ng cons truc tio n, if ma nufa ctured in th e P h ilippi nes ;


before being pl a ced i n s erv i ce, a fter recon stru ction or repa irs;
b efo re bei ng pl a ced in servi ce a fter in sta l la ti on;
period ically, w hil e not u nd er pres s ure, a t in terv als n ot ex ceed in g
a nd
peri odica l ly, w hil e u nd er op era tion , a t l ea st once every six (6)

8 . After du e no tice of a pro posed in terna l in sp ec ti on o f a stea m boiler th e


ow ner s ha l l h a v e th e b oiler dra in ed , cooled , open ed up a n d th orou gh ly clea n ed a t
the a pp oin ted time.
a . At th e req u est of boi ler ow ner s, thi s i n sp ection w hen ev er
sh oul d be don e simult a ne o usl y wi th th a t of oth er in sp ecti ng ag encies ;

poss ib le

9 . On in terna lly - fi red stea m b oilers, gra tes sh a ll be rem ov ed, a s w ell a s
bri ck or oth er ma teria ls to fa cil ita te tho ro ug h exa mina tio n of th e b oil er furn a ce or
oth er pa rts dee med n e ces sa ry by t he i nsp ec tor.
10 . W hen s tea m b oilers are s ub je cted to hy d rosta ti c tes t, th e required tes t
press ure s ha l l b e:
a . n ot more tha n 1 1 /2 t ime s th e maxi mu m allow a ble w ork in g
press ure ; an d
b. un der p roper con trol, so th a t th e tes t pressu r e in di ca ted i n subpa ra g ra ph (a ) is at no ti me ex ce ed ed b y mo re tha n t wo (2% ) p er cen t.
11 . Du ring h yd rosta ti c tests of s tea m b oil ers, th e sa fety va lv es sh a ll be
remov ed, or th e valv e di scs held d ow n b y mea n s or te sti ng cla mp s an d t o be
scr ewi ng d own th e co mpress ion screw u pon th e sp ring .
12 . S tea m boi lers, wh ich u p on i nsp ection a re fo un d u nsa fe for u se, are not
prov id ed w ith th e fi ttings n ecess a ry for s a fe op era tion u n til th e boilers a nd t heir
fi ttin gs are n ot i nto a g ood con d ition to ens ure s a fety of op era tion .
13 . Boil ers a ft er 35 yea rs of co nti nu ous opera ti on sha l l
be d eemed
obs olete for th e p urp ose of in sp ecti on an d sh a ll be d ecla red un sa fe . T hey s hou ld ,
there fore, n ev er be opera ted o r ca u sed to be op era ted in Ca g ay a n d e O ro C it y. Th e
peri od of res t sha l l be record ed in th e Off ice of th e City Eng in eer. S a fety u p on
report of th e o pera tor or ow ner, sha ll b e deter mi ned fro m th e time provi ded .
RE G ULATI ON 2 - P OWER B OI LER S
Boi ler R ooms
1 . Pow er boil ers for fa ctories sh a ll be l oca ted:
a . in deta ch ed buildin gs of fi re resisti ng con stru cti on, u sed for no
oth er p urp ose a nd situ a ted n ot les s th a n 3m/ (10 ft .) d is ta nt fro m bui ld ing s n ot
for mi ng part of th e fa ctory or
b. in stru ctu res of fi re - resista nt ma teri a ls,
c onn ect ed t o or close
prox imity t o oth er fa ct ory bu ild ing s.
2 . Boil ers sha ll on ly b e ins ta lled in pla ce s a nd in t he ma nn er a pp rov ed b y
the Off i ce of th e City M a y or th ru th e Ci ty Engi neer.

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3 . W here p ower- boi ler rooms a dj oin w ork rooms in


wh ich fl a mma b le or
ex plo siv e sub sta n ces are ma n u fa ctu red, u sed, ha n d led or li bera ted , th ere s ha l l be
no ex it or wa ll op en ing s i n the int erv en in g wa l ls.
4 . Pow er- b oil er rooms, blow - off , a sh p its or a ll eys, h ig h- pressu re s tea m- li ne
tun n els and o ther pla ces w h ere th er e i s d an ger of w ork ers bei ng tra pped i n
co nfi n ed sp a ces in the ev en t of explo sion wi thi n a b oiler or ru ptu re of stea m
lin es, s hal l be p rov ided w ith n ot les s th a n tw o (2) ad equ a te ex its w h ich sh a ll b e
k ep t clea r of o bstru ction s .
5 . R ai led w all s, ru nw a y s an d sta i rs of iron an d st e el co nstru ction prov id ed
wi th n on- sli p surfa c es sh all b e ere ct ed for c on v eni ent a nd sa fe a ccess to
ov erhea d va l v es, w a ter col umns , feed wa ter reg ul a tors and other fi tti ng s on
pow er b oil ers .
6 . R un -w a y s l oca ted on top of or a l ong sid e a batt ery of p ower boi lers sha ll be
prov id ed wi th not less th a n two mea n s of des cen t a s fa r ap a rt a s pra ctica bl e.
7 . Pow er-b oil er rooms shou ld be of su ff icien t h eig ht to permit i nst a lla ti on
a nd opera ti on of all v a lv es a nd s a fety a ppl ia nce s, w ith a min imum clea ra n ce of
fi ft een (15 ) cm . (6 in .) abov e the h igh est val v e or fi tt ing , stea ms or l ev ers a t th eir
grea tes t h eig ht.
8 . Pits in p ow er- boiler rooms s ha l l b e cov ered or
ra ili ng s an d toeb oa rd s.

su rroun ded

by

st a nd a rd

9 . Fou n da ti ons a nd st ru ctu res su pp ortin g boi lers s ha ll b e:


a . ca pa bl e of with sta n di ng a n y stra in w hi ch ma y b e tra n sferred to them
by the ma x i mu m weigh t of the boil ers durin g h yd ra ul ic tes ts a nd th e ex p a nsi on or
co n tra ctio n o f boi lers a nd th eir supp orts; a n d
b. tied tog eth er in su ch a ma n ner a s t o ma in ta i n thei r prop er rela t ion .
10 . Wh ere pow er b oilers a re s upported on structu ra l
ste el
work,
the
su pp orts sh all be so loca t ed or in su la ted tha t th e h ea t fro m th e furn a ce ca n not
impai r the stren gth of t he s teel .
11 . Pow er - boil er settin gs sh a ll be prov id ed w ith sui ta bl e pa ck ed o pen ing s
or s leev es of suff icien t si ze to permit exp a n sion an d c on tra ction of p ip es.
12 . T h e ba s es of v ertica l boi lers sh ou ld be ca reful ly sh im med
ste el sh ims , p roperl y secured or grouted .

w ith

i ron

or

13 . Wet - botto m sta tio na ry boil ers sh a ll hav e a sp a ce of n ot l ess tha n 3 0 cm.
(12 in .) betw een the botto m of t he bo iler a nd th e fl oor lin e, w ith a ccess for
in spec tion .
Fa ctor an d S a fety
14 . W hen a t a n in spe cti on a ny d eteriora ti on o f the b oil er is fou nd, th e
permiss ibl e sa fe work ing pressu re sh a ll be red uced to ma in tain a fa ctor of sa fety
of n ot less th a n 5 or s uch oth er fi g ure a s ma y ha ve b een sp eci fi ed in t he
sp eci fi ca ti on to whi ch th e b oiler wa s made, p ro vi ded th a t a fter 25 y ea rs the sa fe ty
fa ct or sha ll be i ncrea sed by 10 p er cen t .
Ac cess a n d I nspe ctio n Open in gs
15 . Ex c ep t fo r specia l types of boi lers w here op en ing s are n ot n eeded or
us ed, p ower b oilers or p arts there of sh a ll b e eq u ipp ed w ith sui tabl e ma n hol e o r
oth er in specti on open in gs for ex a mi na ti on and clea n in g.

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16 . M a nh ole open in gs in head s o r shel ls of pow er b oilers sha ll not be l ess


tha n:
a . 3 0 by 4 0 c m. (1 2 by 1 6 i n.) in si ze, if el lip tica l; an d
b. 40 cm. (16 i n.) in di a meter, if cir cu la r.
17 . Ha nd hol e open in gs in h eads or sh ells o f power boilers s ha l l be n ot less
tha n 7 0 by 9 0 mm (2 3/ 4 b y 3 1/ 2 in . )
18 . T h rea ded op enings on po wer b oil ers, w h en i nten d ed to be used for
in specti on or w a shout pu rposes , sha l l n ot b e l ess th a n 25 mm (1 i n. ) pipe size.
19 . Ac ces s d oors in p ow er-b oiler setti ng s sh a ll b e n ot less tha n 30 b y 4 0 cm .
(12 -1 6 i n. )
20 . Firin g- door op enin gs o n in terna l ly - fi red po wer boi lers in wh ich
mi ni mu m fu rn a ce dimensi on is 60 cm. (2 4 in . ) or mo r e, sh a ll no t b e less th a n:

the

a . 3 0 by 4 0 c m. (1 2 by 1 6 i n.) in si ze i f recta ng ula r; or


b. 4 0 cm. (16 in .) in d ia m eter, if circu la r.
21 . Firin g d oors in w a ter- tub e boil er set tin gs, w hen l oca t ed wi thi n 2 m. (7
ft .) o f the fl oor or work i ng lev el a n d n orma lly op en ed w h ile the boi ler i s u nd er p res su re sh a ll be:
a . o f the in wa rd op eni ng type; or
b. p ro vi ded w ith la t ch es or fa sten in gs of th e a u toma tic, pos itiv e
lock ing ty pe, ex cl ud ing fricti on con ta ct s and la tch es or bol ts a ctu a ted by sp rings.
22 . Pow er boi lers bu rni ng fuel in su sp end ed or
ga seou s form (oi l o r
pu lv eriz ed fu el) sha ll be equip ped wi th on e o r more ex plosi on do ors, loca ted a t
the hi gh est p oin t in the boi ler se tt ing or brea chi ng subje ct to ga s pressu r e.
23 . Exp los ion do ors on pow er boi lers, wh en loca ted w ith in 2 m. (7 ft . ) of
the fl oor or work ing lev el, sha ll be p rov ided w ith s ub sta n tial defl e cto rs to div ert
a ny b la s ts a w a y fro m th e w ork ers .
24 . Ea ch p ow er boi ler s ha ll b e eq uip ped w ith a t lea st one sa fety va lv e:
a . p la ced a s clo s e a s pos sible to th e b oiler;
b. con ne cted to the b oiler in dep end ent of any oth er st ea m conn e ction ;
a nd

c . w ith th e pip e li ne b etw een th e bo ilers and th e discha rg e p oin t free


fro m any oth er va lv e or obs tru c tion .
25 . T h e sa fety va lv es on pow er boilers sh a ll be of su ff icien t ca p a ci ty to
di scha rg e al l th e stea m g enera ted by the b oiler with out a llow in g th e pressu re to
rise more t ha n :
a . s ix (6) per cen t a b ov e th e max imu m a ll owa ble work i ng pres sur e; or
b. six (6 ) p er cent a bov e t he h igh est pressu r e to w hich a ny v a lv e i s set .
26 . S ea ts a n d di scs of sa fet y v alv es for boil ers sha ll be of su itab le co rros ion resist ing ma teria l, and th e s ea t shal l be so secured to th e v a lv e bod y t ha t th ere
is no poss ib ilit y of th e sea t lifti ng .
27 . Sa fe t y v a lv es for power
ma i nta ined :

b oilers sh a ll b e so con s truct ed, t ested, an d

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a . tha t th e fa i lu re of any p art wi ll no t obs tru ct th e free a nd ful l


di scha rg e of stea m from th e va lv es;
b. tha t no sh ock s in ju ri ous to the v alv es or to th e boi lers are produ ced
by th eir opera ti ons;
c . th a t th e v a lv es ca n b e tu rned on th eir sea t .
28 . Sa fe ty v a l ves for po wer boil ers sh a ll b e:
ch a tteri ng ;

a . ca pa bl e of bein g so a dju sted a n d set tha t th ey wi ll opera t e w ith out

b. sea l ed or ot herw ise so protec ted th a t they ca n not be ta mpered w ith


by u na uth orized person ;
c . prov id ed wi th s pecia l mea ns for liftin g t he va lv e for tes tin g
pu rpos es; a nd
d. so a rra n ged th a t th e di sch arg e ca n b e readi ly h ea rd by the boi ler
a tten da n t.
29 . Sa fe ty -v a lv e di scha rge outl ets on pow er boi lers sha ll be s o l oca ted or
piped to b e ca rried clea r from run n ing b oa rds an d pla tfo rms, pre fera bl y not l ess
tha n t hree (3 ) meter s (9 1 /2 ft .) ab ov e th e pla tform a b ove the va lv e.
30 . W h en th e dis ch a rge p ip es are used on sa fety va lv es for pow er boil ers
they sha ll b e:
a . not less in cro ss- section a l a rea th a n the full a rea of the va lv e ou tlet ;

a nd

b. fi tted w ith op en dra i ns to prev en t wa ter l odg ing in th e upp er p art of


the v a lv es or in the pipes .
31 . W hen muffl ers a re used on s a fet y val v es for p ow er boi ler th ey sh all:
a . ha v e s uff i ci ent ou tlet area to prev en t b a ck p res sure fro m
in terf eri ng w ith the p roper opera ti on a nd disch a rge ca pa city of th e v alv e; a n d
b. be so con stru ct ed a s to av oi d a n y poss ibi li ty of res triction of the
stea m p a ssag e d ue to d epos its.
32 . S up erhea ters w hi ch are so a rra ng ed th a t they ca n be isol a ted from po wer
boi lers sha ll be equi pp ed w ith one o r mor e sa f ety va lv es, w h ich sha ll be loca ted
nea r the outl et; P rovided tha t su ch va lves ma y be loca ted any w here in th e len gt h o f
the out let h ea d er w hen th ere is a u ni form fl ow of s tea m throu gh th e su perh ea ter
tub es a nd h eader.
33 . E co nomiz ers u sed in po wer b oil ers sha ll be equ ip ped w ith at l ea st o ne
sa fety v a lv e prov id ed wi th sea ts and d iscs of corro s ion -resis tin g ma teri al .
34 . M inia ture boi lers shall be equip ped wi th sealed
di rectl y to th e boiler.

sa fety v a lv es co nn ect ed

35 . Min ia tu re b oil ers, where there is n o ex tra ction of stea m


(clo s ed
sy ste m), ma y in additi on to sa fety va l ves be provid ed wi th a rupt ure discs
reliev ing devic e.
S top Va l ves
36 . S tea m ou tlets on pow er b oilers , ex cept sa f ety va lv e an d su p erh ea ter
co nn ect ion s sh all be equ ipp ed wi th stop v a lv es l oca t ed a t a n a cces s ibl e poi nt
in th e stea m d eliv ery line a nd a s nea r the boi ler a s pra c ticab le .
37 . Qui ck a nd conv en ien t mea n s o f ma nip ul a tin g th e pri ncip a l stop va lv es on
pow er b oil ers sh ould be prov id ed:

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opera t ed:

a . by ex ten di ng th e v alv es spind les so tha t th e v a lv e w h eels ma y b e

i. fro m t he fl oo rs of th e b oilers room b y mea n s of ch a in s, gea rs


or oth er me ch a n ical d evic es, or
ii. from outs id e th e bo iler rooms in ca se of emergen cy
v a lv es .

b.

by

in sta ll ing

remot e -con trol

sta t ion s

fo r

el ect ri ca lly

op era ted

38 . Wh en tw o or mo re p ow er boil ers a re con n ected to a comm on s tea m ma in,


the s tea m c on necti on from ea ch boi ler equ ip ped wit h a ma nh ole op eni ng sha ll be
fi tted w it h tw o lock a ble st op va lv es h av in g b etween th em a mpl e fre e- fl ow d ra in ,
the di scha rg e fro m which sh a ll be vis ib le to the opera to r wh il e ma nip ul a tin g val v es .
39 . Wh en stop va l ves on pow er b oil ers are so lo ca ted
a ccu mu la t e, a mpl e d rai n shal l b e p rov ided .

th a t wa t er ca n

Wa t er- C olu mn P ip es
40 . Pip es conn e ctin g w a ter colu mns t o pow er b oilers sha l l
25 m m. (1 in. ) pipe si z e, a nd a s short and d irect a s pos sib le.

b e no t less tha n

41 . On h orizo n tal ret urn t ub ula r p ow er b oil ers , the st ea m conn e ction s to
wa ter c olu mn s sha ll be tak en fro m th e sto p of th e sh ell or t he up per p a rt of th e
hea d, a nd the wa ter c on nection s from th e poi nt n ot l ess tha n 15 cm . (6 in. ) b elow
the low est cen ter lin e of th e sh ell.
42 . O n the fi rebox typ es of p ow er bo iler, the w a ter con n ecti ons sha ll b e
ta k en from a po int n ot l ess th a n 15 cm . (6 in .) b elow the low es t wa ter li ne or as
nea r a s p ossi ble, an d in no ca se less th a n 45 cm. (1 8 in. ) abov e the mu d ri ng .
43 . Wh ere pra ctica bl e, wa ter con nec tio ns from p ow er boilers to w a ter
co lumn s sh all be provid ed wi th a cros s a t ea ch ri gh t- ang le tu rn, to fa ci lita te
cl ea ni ng .
44 . Wa ter colu mn s on pow er b oilers sh a ll be fi t ted
su ita ble con n ections to a sa fe p oin t of disp osa l .

wi th drain v alv es wi th

45 . N o ou tlet con necti on s , ex cep t for d a mp er regu la tors , f eed w a ter


regu la tors , dra i ns, stea m g aug es o r appa ra tus of su ch form tha t does not permit
the esca p e of a n a pprecia ble a mou nt of stea m wa t er sha ll be pla ced on pi pe
co nn ect ing wa ter col umn s to pow er bo ilers .
S tea m Ga uges
46 . E a ch p ow er boi ler sh a ll be equ ip ped w ith a stea m p ressu re ga ug e so
pla ced :
a . t ha t it w ill b e fr ee from v ibrat ion ;
b. th a t it ca n b e con ven ien tly a dju sted ; a nd
c . tha t it w ill aff ord a cl ea r and u nob stru cted v iew for the a t tend a nt
fro m the usu al opera ti ng positi on in fro nt or a t t he s ide .
47 . S tea m ga uges i n sa tisfa ctory w orki ng c on di tion for power b oil ers sha l l
be conn ec ted to th e stea m sp a ce or to the wa ter colu mn and i ts stea m con n ecti on
by s iph on tube, which sh a ll be:

ex cep t :

a . o f suff icien t ca pa ci ty to k eep th e g a ug e tu b e fi lled with w a ter; a nd


b. so a rra n ged th a t th e ga uge ca n n ot be shu t off fro m th e b oiler

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i. b y a c ock , pla ced nea r the g a ug e a nd provid ed w ith a tee or


lev er h a nd le s o fi tted th a t i t will be pa ral lel to th e pipe wh en the co ck is open ; or
ii. by a co ck or a sh ut - off va lv e on the b oil ers ca rryin g a
press ure o f 35 k g ./c m2 (500 l b./ sq .in .) or ov er.
48 . S tea m
pra ctica ble .

ga uge

conn ection s

fo r

p ower

boilers

sha ll

be

as

short

as

49 . Di als of stea m g a ug es for pow er b oilers sh a ll:


a . b e of such siz e a nd so ma rked tha t th e gra dua tion a nd the poi nter
ca n b e cl ea rly determin ed b y a pers on w ith no rma l v i sion a t a d ista n ce equ a l to
one a nd on e- h alf times th e wid th of th e boi ler fron t;
b. be g rad u a ted to n ot l ess th an o ne an d on e h a lf times th e press ure
a t w hi ch th e sa fety v alv e is set, a n d prefera bly to app roxi ma t ely d oub le su ch
press ure, w ith th e g radu a ti on so a rra ng ed tha t th e p oin ter w il l b e i n nea rl y v ertical
pos itio n wh en indi ca ti ng th e n orma l pressu re; a nd
c . ha v e the max imum permissi bl e w ork i ng pres s ure indi ca ted in red on
the dia l.
50 . Al l st ea m ga u ges i n a ny p ower boil er room shou ld be of the sa me typ e
a nd si ze w it h s imila r gra d ua ti on of fa ce .
51 . E a ch p ow er b oiler sha ll b e p rov ided w ith a va lv e con n ectio n nea r t he
regu la r con nec ti on of th e s tea m ga ug e, for the ex cl usi v e pu rpo se of a tta chi ng a test
ga uge.
Wa t er- Ga u ge G la sses
52 . Ea ch p ow er boil er sha ll b e eq uipp ed w ith a t lea st on e w a ter-g a ug e gla ss,
wh ich sh a ll be:
a . l oca ted wi thi n t he ra nge of visi on of th e a tt end a nt;
b. fi tted a t to p and botto m wi th a qu ick cl os ing v a lv e, w hi ch may b e
ea sil y cl os ed fro m th e fl oor in ca se the gla ss brea k s;
c . co nn e ct ed to th e wa ter col umn or directly to t he boiler by pipin g of
not less th a n 12 mm. (1 / 2 i n. ) pi pe size;
d. equ ip ped w ith a va l ved d rain, pip ed to a sa fe poi nt of di spo sal; a nd
e . prov id ed wi th a w ire-g la ss or oth er su itab le
gu a rd
for t he
protec ti on of w orkers from fl yin g gla s s or es ca p ing ho t wa ter i n ca se of b rea k age,
so d esi gn ed t ha t it w ill n ot o bstru ct free ob serv a tion of th e w a ter l evel .
53 . Wa ter - gau ge gla sses o n pow er boi lers shal l b e so pla ced th a t wh en th e
v isib le w a ter lev el is at t he lo west readin g in t he g la ss, there w il l b e not l ess
tha n:
a . 75 mm. (3 in .) o f w a ter ov er the hig h est po int of th e tu bes, fl u es
or crow n sh e ets in hori zon tal fi retub e p ower boi lers; or
b. 50 mm. (2 i n. ) of w a ter a b ove th e low est permissible lev el i n w a ter
tub e p ow er boi lers.
54 . Mi ni a ture b oil ers op era ting on th e closed sy s tem, w here t here is
su ff icien t s pa ce for the us ua l wa ter - ga uge gla ss, mu s t be provid ed wi th wa t er
- l evel indi ca t ors of t he g la s s b ull s eye type .
Ga ug e C ock s
55 .
(1) Su bject to th e prov i sion s of th e succe edi ng s ub -p a ra gra p hs o f th is
pa ra g ra ph , ea ch p ower b oiler sh all b e equ ipp ed w ith three or more ga u ge cock s,
loca ted w ith in the ra ng e of the vi sib le leng th of th e w a ter gla ss .

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2 . W hen th e boil er is eq uip ped w ith two w a ter- ga u ge gla ss es wi th


in dep end ent con n ecti ons to the b oil er and loca ted n ot l ess th a n 7 0 c m. (28 in. )
a pa rt on the sa me h orizon ta l lin e, ga uge cock s sh a ll not be req ui red.
3 . Ga ug e co ck s sha ll n ot be req ui red for boi lers of th e mi nia ture
ty pe, bu t s uch boi ler sh all b e equ ip ped w ith a t l ea st one- ga u ge co ck .
4 . For t he b oil ers of th e loco motiv e t yp e, n ot o ver 90 cm . (36 in .) in
dia me ter, a nd fo r boi lers of th e fi rebox an d w a terlogged toes w it h a
h ea ting
su rfa c e not ex ceedi ng 5 sq . m. (5 0 sq. ft.), onl y two gau ge co ck s sh a ll be req u ired.
5 . Ga ug e cock s l oca ted ab ov e norma l rea chin g dista n ce from th e fl oo r
or w orkin g lev el s ha ll b e p ro vided with :
a . perma nen tly at ta ch ed rod s or ch ain s for opera t ion fro m the
fl oor; and

b. sui ta b le mea ns to prev en t w a ter or st ea m d isch a rgin g on


wo rk ers ma nipu la ti ng th e rod s or ch a in s.
Fus ibl e Plu gs
57 . Fu sib le pl ug s w here u sed on power b oil ers a s ad diti ona l low - wa ter
a la rms, sha ll be ren ewed a t in ter v a ls not ex ce eding tw elv e mon ths , a nd ca sti ng s
wh ich ha v e been u sed sh a ll not be refi l led .
58 . Fu sib le pl ug s sh ould n ot b e used on pow er
press ure ex ceed ing 17 .5 kg /cm. 2 (2 5 0 lb . / sq. in .) .

boilers op era tin g

at

59 . Fire a ctu a ted fusi bl e pl ug s, w h ere used


on power boil ers, sh a ll be
loca ted a t th e h ighest pos sib le p oin t i n a pa rt of th e bo iler s ub je cted t o di rect
furn a ce hea t .
60 . S tea m- a ctu a ted fusi bl e pl ug s, w h ere used on power b oil ers, sh a ll be s o
loca ted t ha t th ey wil l be opera t ed w hen t he wa ter lev el is a t a po int w here a fi re
a ctua ted fu sible p lug wou ld b e loca ted .
Bl ow- Off Equi pment
61 . Ea ch p ow er boi ler s ha ll b e eq uip ped w ith a t lea st one bl ow- off pip e, fi t ted
wi th a v alv e or cock i n di rect con nec tion wi th th e low est w a ter spa ce, a nd the
boi ler sh a ll b e so desi gn ed a nd i nst alled th a t w a ter ca n be dra i ned fro m it.
62 . Ea ch b ottom blo w- off p ipe on a p ow er b oil er for ming a pa rt of a ra nge
of b oilers ha v ing common blow - off pip e, dra in o r pu mp , sh all be fi tted w ith :
a . t wo slow - open in g v a l ves ; or
b. on e slo w- open in g va l v e a nd on e q ui ck op ening va lv e or cock ; or
c . a v alv e op era ted b y a key w hi ch ca n on ly b e remov ed w hen th e va l ve
is clos ed, wh ich key sha ll be th e on ly k ey av ailab le for th e blow - off va lv es of the
ra ng e of th e b oil ers.
63 . Va lv es for b ottom b low - off pip es on pow er boil ers s ha l l b e free from da ms
or p ock ets w h ich mig ht collect sedi men t an d res trict th e fl ow.
64 . W h en exp osed to direct furn a ce h ea t, b ottom blow - off pip es on po wer
boi lers sha l l b e prot ected by fi rebri ck or oth er h ea t- res isti ng ma teria ls, so
a rra ng ed th a t th e pi pe ca n b e readi ly in sp ected .
65 . B low - o ff p ip ing on pow er b oilers sha ll di s ch a rge a t a p oin t w h ere th ere
is no da ng er of i nj ury to w ork ers, a nd sh a ll n ot b e con ne cted to th e sew er for the
boi ler fa cili ties of th e fa ctory un les s fi rst pass ed t hrou gh a blow - off ta n k .
66 . B low -off ta nk s, w here u sed, s ha ll b e:

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a . provid ed w ith a v en t pip e, fre e from va l ves a nd of su ff icien t siz e to


prev en t th e a ccumu la tio n of pressu re in t he t a nk ; a nd
b. so loca ted tha t a ll pa rts w ill b e a ccessib le for in spe ctio n.

Fe ed -Wa t er Sys tem


67 . T h e di scha rg e of feed p ip es for p ow er bo ilers sha l l b e:
a . s o lo ca ted tha t t he fe ed w a ter a t no time w ill b e di scha rg ed:
i. directly ag ain st s urfa ces expos ed t o di rec t rad ia ti on of the
fi res or t o ga ses a t hig h temp era tu re; or
ii. clos e to any ri v eted join ts of th e furn a ce sh e ets or of t he
sh ell; a nd
b. if necessa ry, fi tt ed w it h a b affl e to div ert t he fl o w from ri vet ed

join ts .

68 . Feed p ipes fo r pow er bo ilers s hall be p rov ided w ith a ch eck v a lv e nea r
the boi ler, a nd a valv e or cock bet ween th e che ck val ve a nd th e b oiler.
69 . W h en tw o (2) or more pow er b oil ers a re fed from a co mmon sou rce, th e
fe ed pi pe sha ll a lso be pro v id ed w ith a v alv e o n the bra n ch of ea ch b oiler betw een
the ch eck va l ve a nd the sou rce of th e s upply, so a s to prev en t th e w a ter fro m
ba ck i ng ou t of on e b oil er in to a n oth er.
70 . When pow er b oil ers a re equ ipped w ith d up li ca t e feed arra n g emen ts,
ea ch a rra ngemen t sh all con fo rm to th e requ irements of pa ra grap h 67 to 6 9.
71 . Wh ere economi z ers or oth er feed - wa ter h ea tin g d ev ices a re co nn e ct ed
di rectl y to pow er boil ers wi tho ut in terv eni ng va lves , th e req ui red feed v alv es a nd
ch e ck v a lv es sha ll be pla ced on the in lets of th e ec onomiz er s wa ter h ea ters .
72 . W hen fe ed- w a ter hea ters of th e op en ty pe a re us ed on pow er boil ers,
a n oi l sepa ra tor sha l l be pl a ced on th e ex h a us t stea m lin e t o remov e the oil
co mi ng from the eng in e or pump.
73 . Pow er b oilers wi th more th a n 25 sq . m. (2 7 0 sq . ft .) of wa ter- hea ting
su rfa c e sh a ll ha v e a t lea st tw o mea ns o f feed in g, one of which shal l b e ca pa b le of
fe edin g at th e ra te of a t lea st twi ce the av era ge ev ap ora tiv e cap a ci ty of boiler.
74 . M inia ture boi lers shall be prov id ed w it h a t lea st one feed pump o r other
fe edin g dev i ce, unles s opera ted on th e clos ed sy ste m, i n w hich ca s e a sui ta bl e
co nn ect ion or op ening sh all b e pro vi ded to fi l l th e g enera t or w hen cold .
Econ o mi zers
75 . E co nomiz ers

used on p ow er boi lers s ha l l b e pro vided w ith :

a . therm omet ers t o sh ow th e temp era tu re of th e wa ter a t th e inl et a nd


out let of the e con omiz ers ;
b. tig ht -closi ng da mp ers b etw een the econ o mizers a nd th e b oilers ; an d
c . ca p s or li ds i n th e hea d er opp osi te the tu bes , to fa ci lita te remov a l
of d eposi ts from interio r su rfa ces .
76 . S ett ing s o f e co nomiz ers on power boil ers sh a ll b e prov id ed wi th:
1 . v enti la ti ng d oors t o fa cili ta te ci rcu la ti on
su rrou n din g the econ omiz er s; a nd

of

air

in

th e

ch a mber

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2 . remov a b le meta l cov ers w hi ch s hou ld serv e a s expl osion doors ov er


the top of th e spa ce ab ov e th e sid e da mp ers .
Da mper R egu la t ors
77 . W here aut oma ti c cont ro l d ev ices a re us ed on in let or ou tlet d a mp ers o n
pow er b oil ers , th ey sh a ll be so ins talled th a t fa i lure of or a cci den t t o th eir
me ch a ni sm wil l n ot al low the i nl et da mp er to op en or a llow the outl et da mp er to
cl os e.
Ga s- Fire B oilers
78 . W here boil ers are g as fi red , the bu rners sh a ll be eq ui pp ed wi th:
a . a sep a ra te on e- qua rter turn ga s cock ;
b. a n a dju sta b le ga s ori fi ce or a remov a ble bra ss ori fi ce of a fi x ed
dril ling to meet t he loca l con di tion ;
c . a n a dju sta b le a ir sh utt er capa ble of g ivin g a co mp lete sh ut- off and
so h eld by a lock wa s her or s crew th a t a cciden ta l sh ift in of th e sh u tter is
impos sib le;
d. a mix ing tu be not less tha n six t imes a s long a s i ts min imum
dia me ter;
e . a pos itiv e p il et ligh t; a nd
f. an auto moti ve fu el regula tor regu la ted by the st ea m p res sure a nd so
co n st ru ct ed t ha t, in the ev en t of its fa i lu re, the s tea m ca n no t ent er th e ga s
ch a mber o r the supp ly p ipe .
D irect - Fired A utocla v es
79 . Direct -fi re a ut ocl a v es sha l l be provid ed w ith th ermo -coup le sp ots, w eld ed
to t he ins ide of the au to clav es bot to m and s o a rra ng ed th a t th e fl a me i s a uto ma t ica lly cu t off when th e te mp era ture of th e con ten ts rea ch es th e sa fe limit .
RE G ULATI ON 3 - HEATI NG B OI LE RS W OR KIN G P RE SSURE A ND
TE MP E RAT URE
1 . T he max imum all ow abl e press ure o n b oil ers u sed exclu siv el y for low press ure s tea m hea tin g s ha l l n ot ex ce ed 1 k g./ sq .m. (15 l b./ sq . in .) .
2 . T he max imum al low able w ork ing tempera tu re a t or n ea r
hot -w a ter boilers sh a ll not ex ceed 1 20 deg rees C. (2 50 d egree s F.)

the

ou tlets

of

3 . W h ere th e pressu r e on a lo w- press ur e stea m b oiler or th e temp era ture of a


hot -w a ter bo iler ex ceeds thos e specifi ed in pa ra g raph 1 or 2 , a s t he ca se ma y be,
the requirem ents of R eg ula t ion 2 sh all a pp ly, a nd ca s t iron con stru cti on sha l l b e
proh ib ited .
Ac cess a n d I nspe ctio n Open in gs
4 . S teel-p la te l ow pressur e stea m b oilers s ha ll be p rovi ded wi th s uit able
open in gs a nd h a nd hol es or w a sh ou t open in gs to p ermit in spectio n a nd fa cil ita te
remov al of sed iment; Prov id ed th a t ma nh ole op eni ng s ma y be omitted w h ere th e
siz e or con s tru cti on of th e b oiler i s s uch tha t ent ra nce is impra ctica b le.
5 . Ma n h ole op en ing s a nd h a nd ho les or w a sh out open i ng s i n ha n ds or s hel ls of
ste el -p la te low pres sur e st ea m b oilers , ex cep t oth erwi se con stru cted to mak e
su ch op eni ng s ina cc essi bl e or b oil ers of the loco motiv e or fi re-b ox ty pe wh en set in
bri ck, or b oil ers us ed ex clu si vely for h ot- wa ter h ea ting an d n ot prov ided w ith
stea m spa ce, s hall
con form
to
th e
req ui re men ts of pa ra g ra ph 16 to 19 of
Reg u la tion 2 .

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6 . Ca st- iron low p ressu re stea m or hot wa ter b oil ers s ha l l b e pro vi ded w ith
su ita ble w a sh out op eni ng s to permit t he remov a l o f sedi men ts .
7 . Acces s doo rs i n steel- pl a te low -p ressu re stea m b oiler setti ng s s hal l be n ot
less th a n 38 by 4 9 cm . (12 by 1 6 in. ).
S a fety Va l ves
v a lv e:

8 . E a ch low -p ressu re s tea m boilers sh a ll b e equ ipp ed w ith a t l ea st on e s a fet y


a . con formi ng to the requ irement s of pa rag ra ph 24 to 3 1 of R egu la ti on

2; a n d

b. seal ed a n d adju sted t o d isch a rge a t a pres s ure not ex ce edin g 1


k g ./c m.2 (1 5 lb ./ sq. in .) . w ith t he sea l s so a tta ch ed th a t the va lv e ca nn ot b e t a k en
a pa rt wi tho ut break i ng th e sea l.
Wa t er Rel ied Va lves
9 . E a ch h ot- wa ter b oiler s ha ll be eq uip p ed

wi th at lea st on e wa ter- reli ef

v a lv e:
a . pl a ced on a v ert ica l dea d -end p ipe atta ch ed to a co ld- w a ter s up ply
pipe cl ose to th e boi ler or dire ctl y on th e b oil er ; and w ith t he pip e lin e b etw een the
boi ler a n d the di scha rg e p oin t fre e fro m a ny oth er v a lv e or ob s truction .
10 . Wa ter- ra iled va l v es for h ot- wa ter boi lers sha ll
bel ow the max imu m a llowa b le w ork in g press ure .

be

set

t o op en a t or

11 . D iaph ragms, v alv e s ea ts or di scs of rub ber o r w ith comp osi tion li a bl e to
fa il d ue to d eteriora ti on w hen sub jec ted to h ot wa ter or s tea m sh all not be used
on wa ter- reli ef va lv es for h ot- wa t er boilers .
12 . Wa ter rel ief va lv es on hot -w a ter b oilers sh a ll be so l oca ted a nd p iped th a t
there wi ll be n o danger of sca ldi ng p ersons .
S top Va l ves
13 . Wh ere a stop v a l ve is u sed i n the su pp ly pip e con nec tion of a singl e l ow press ure stea m or ho t- w a ter boil er, a stop v a lve sh a ll a ls o b e provi ded i n the retu rn
pipe con ne cti on.
14 . W h ere two or more low -p ressu re s tea m or h ot - wa ter
b oilers
are
co nn ect ed t o a co mmo n s ys te m, a stop va lv e sh all b e provid ed in ea ch sup pl y a nd
return p ipe co nn e ction .
Wa t er C olumn P ip es
15 . Wa ter colu mn pip es i n low pres sure stea m or hot - wa ter
co n form to t he requ iremen ts of p ara gra p hs 40 to 45 of R egu la ti on 2.

boi lers

sh all

S tea m Ga uges
16 . Ea ch l ow press ur e s tea m boi ler s ha ll b e equ ipped with a s tea m press ure
ga uge, con formi ng in cons tructio n a nd in sta ll a tion to the requ iremen t s of
pa ra g ra ph 4 6 t o 51 of Reg ul a tion 2 .
P rovided tha t sca les o n dia l s of stea m ga ug es for low -p ressu re stea m b oilers
sh a ll be grad ua ted t o n ot less tha n 2 kg ./s q .m. (30 lb. /sq .in .) wi th tra vel of th e
poi nted fro m 0 (z ero) t o 2 kg ./ sq . cm. (30 lb. sq . i n. ) p ressu re n ot l ess tha n 7 5 mm .
(3 in. ) .

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P ressu re or Al titude Ga ug es
17 . E a ch h ot -w a ter b oiler shal l b e provid ed wi th a pres sure or altitu d e
ga uge con ne cted to th e boi ler or to its fl ow c on nection in su ch a ma nn er t ha t i t
ca nn ot be sh ut off fro m the boi ler ex cept by a co ck, pla ced on th e p ip e n ea r th e
ga uge and p rovided w it h a tee or lev er h a ndle so fi tted tha t it w ill b e para l lel to
the pipe w h en the cock is o pen .
18 . S cales on dia ls of pres sur e or alti tud e g a ug es o n h ot- wa t er boi lers shal l:
a . be grad ua ted to n ot l ess than o ne and on e ha lf time s th e max imum
a llo wa b le w ork i ng p ressu re of th e b oil ers ; and
b. ha ve the ma x imum p ermi ssible work ing p ressu re in d ica ted in red o n
the dia l.
P ressu re C omb us tion R egula ti ons
19 . W hen p ressu re combu sti on regu la tors a re u sed on low -p ressu re st ea m
boi lers, th ey sh a ll opera t e to p rev en t the st ea m pres sur e fro m ri sing a bov e 1
k g ./sq .m . (1 5 sq. in.) .
T herm omet ers
20 . Ea ch h ot - wa t er boi ler s hall b e equ ip ped w ith a t hermo meter
a . s o loca ted it is ea sil y read able w hi le observ in g the wa t er press ure
or a l titu de; a nd
b. so con ne cted th a t it will a t all ti mes indi ca te th e te mp era tu re of the
wa ter in th e b oiler.
Temp era tu re C ombus tion R egula tors
21 . Ea ch h ot - wa ter boil er shal l be eq uipp ed w ith a t emp era ture co mbu stion
regu la tor, w hi ch wil l con trol the ra te of co mbu stion to prev ent t he te mp era ture
fro m ri sin g abov e 120 d egree s C. (25 0 d egrees F. ).
Wa t er Ga ug e Gl a sses
22 . Ea ch l ow press ur e stea m boi ler s ha ll b e
wa ter- ga ug e g la ss es:

eq uipp ed w it h o ne o r mor e

a . wi th th e l ower fi ttin g provided w ith a va l v e or pet cock to fa cili ta te


cl ea ni ng ; and
b. oth erwi se con formi ng to th e req uirement s of pa ra g raph s 52 a nd 5 3
of R egu la ti on 3.
Ga ug e C ock s
23 . Ea ch low - pressu r e stea m boil er sh all b e prov id ed with tw o or more
ga uges .
gla ss; an d

a . loca ted wit hin the ra nge of the v is ibl e l eng th of th e w a ter- ga u ge

b.
Reg u la tion 3 .

conforming

to

the

requ irement s

of

pa rag raph s

55

a nd

56

of

I ns ta lla tion of Pip es


24 . Hot - wa t er hea ti ng sy stem sh a ll b e so ins ta lled th a t
co lumn ca nn ot be a ccid enta lly sh ut off .

th e fl ui d reli ef

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Bl ow- Off Equi pment


25 . Ea ch low - pressu r e stea m or hot -w a ter boi ler sh a ll b e equ ipped wi th a
bot tom b low off conn e ction co n forming to the p rov isi ons of pa rag raph 61 a nd
66 of R egu la ti on 3.
Fe ed P ip in g
26 . Feed or mak e- up w ater s hal l n ot be d is ch a rged directly a ga in st a ny
pa rt of a l ow pressure s tea m boi ler ex p osed to direct ra dia n t h ea t fro m the fi re.
27 . Wh ere feed and ma k e- up i s int ro du ced in to hot -w a ter boi lers from a
stea m or w a ter p ressu re li ne, the lin e sha ll be con n e cted to the pip ing sy stem and
not di rectl y to th e b oil er.
28 . Feed - w a ter sha ll n ot b e int rod u ced in to low - pres su re s tea m or h ot- wa ter
boi lers th roug h th e open in gs used for the wa ter col umns, w a terga u ge gla s ses or
ga uge co ck s .
Au toma tic Fu el Cut- O ff a nd Wa ter Feed ing Dev i ces
29 . Ea ch fi re stea m or v ap or sy st em b oiler sh oul d be equipped w ith a n
a ut oma ti c
low -wa ter
cu t -off
or
w a ter
cu t -off or wa ter feedi ng dev ice, s o
co n st ru ct ed a nd loca ted t ha t w hen the su rfa ce of the w a ter fa lls to th e low est sa fe
wa ter lin e :
a . th e w a ter inlet v a lv e ca n not fe ed w a ter
fl oa t ch a mb er; a nd
b. th e devic e wil l au toma tica ll y:
i.
ii.
iii .

in to th e bo iler th roug h the

cu t o ff th e fu el su pp ly ; or
su pply requisi te fe ed w a ter; o r
simul ta n eousl y cu t off th e fuel s upply a nd su p ply f eed

wa ter.

RE G ULATI ON 4 - OPER ATI ON A ND MA I NTE NA N C E OF B OI LE RS


Genera l Prov isi ons
1 . S tea m boi lers, wh ether ma n ua lly or au to ma tica ll y fi red, s hal l be un der
a deq ua te su perv ision a t al l ti me s w hil e th ey a re in s erv i ce.
2 . Work ers in cha rg e of op era tion a nd ma in tena n ce of bo ilers sh a ll b e
prop erly qu a lifi ed, an d sh a ll pos ses s such exp erien ce, tech ni ca l kn owl edg e and
oth er qu ali fi ca ti ons a s may b e req uired b y co mp etent a ut horit y.
3 . On ly person s dire ctl y conn e cted w ith th e Pow er
Depa rt men t
a cco mp a nied by authori z ed perso ns sha ll b e ad mi tted to t he boil er rooms.

or

P repa rin g Boi lers for S erv i ce


4 . Bef ore new or recond iti oned b oil ers a re pla ced in to serv ice, t hey s ha l l b e
tho ro ug hl y exa mined , i nter n a ll y a n d ex tern a lly, s o a s to mak e sure tha t
a . n o o ne i s i nsi de;
b. th e bo ilers con tain n o to ols or foreig n ma t eri als;
c . al l fi tti ng s, applia nces a nd conn e ction s
are i n prop er w ork in g
co nd itio ns;

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d. a ll di scha rg e a n d a cces s open ings are clos ed; a n d


e . t he sa fety v alv es, stea m g auge con n ection wa ter con ne ction s to th e
wa ter colu mn s are op en.
5 . Before open in g i ntak e or feed v alv es for fi lli ng the boil ers, a v ent v a lv e
sh a ll be open ed to permi t th e es cap e of a i r du ring fi l lin g.
6 . Bo ilers sha ll be fi lled w ith w a ter u p to
before fi res a re sta rted.

or

abov e

th e

s tea mi ng l evel

H ea ting of Boi lers


7 . Ex cept in ca ses of emergen cy, h ea ti ng of b oilers sh all be sta rted sl owl y
a nd sh a ll n ot b e fo r ced , esp eci a l ly in th e ca s e of new boiler w ith new brick
set ti ng s, so as to a ssu re un iform st rai ns .
8 . Both inlet and out let da mp ers on boilers sha l l b e open ed befor e th e
a re li gh ted.

fi res

9 . Wh ere oth er b oilers are conn ected to th e brea ch i ng of th e smok es ta ck of a


boi ler in which a fi re i s bei ng bu ilt, all doors a nd d a mp ers on any dea d b oilers
sh a ll be clo sed.
10 . W here coa l or w ood is u sed a s fu el for b oil ers, i t sh all not be sp rink led
wi th fl a mmabl e oils or ot her ma teria l s w h ich mig ht ca use explos ion or fl a reb a ck s.
11 . L a yi ng of fi res rea dy for lig hti ng in coa l or w ood - burn ing bo ilers ou t of
serv ice or under rep a ir sha ll b e p rohi bited , so a s to av oi d p oss ibl e i nju ry to
wo rk ers in th e ev en t of th e fi re b eing sta rted befor e the boi ler is rea dy.
12 . Befor e li gh ting a fi re in a ny oil- fi red b oiler th e person lig h ting th e fi re
sh a ll sa tis fy h imsel f tha t a . there is no oil i n the fl oors of th e co mbu sti on cha mbers, a b ou t th e
bu rners or in fron t of the boi lers; a nd
b. th e boiler fu rna ce a re w ell ven til a ted, s o to exp el a ny possib le
v apors wh ich mi ght ca u se ex plosi ons .
13 . W here oil , ga s, va st ga s, p ul veri zed c oal or w ood refuel is u sed
for bo ilers:

as fuel

a . outl et d a mp ers s ha l l b e op en w ise


en oug h to p rodu c e a lig ht
dra ugh t a nd to prev ent fl a re ba ck s; a nd
b. the b u rn ers, u n less eq u ipped wi th p erma n en t auto ma ti c ign iters
sh a ll be lig hted b y mea n s o f ha n d torch es of su ff icien t l eng th.
14 . W h ere th ere a re more tha n two b urn ers on oil or ga s - fi red boilers, t he
cen ter b u rn ers or ga s- fi red boil ers ,
th e center bu rners sh oul d al wa ys be ig nit ed
fi rst .
P la cin g B oil ers in S ervice
15 . W hen b oiler is h ea ted
a.
wi th the ga u ge
b.
mi nu tes ;
c.
d.

the lev el of th e w a ter i n the wa ter ga ug e gla s s sha ll b e ch e ck ed


co ck s;
th e v ent va lv es sha ll b e clos ed a fter stea m ha s es caped for s evera l
th e blow - off v a lv es s ha l l b e ex a mined for l eak s; a n d
th e stea m p ressu re sh a ll be ra ised slo wl y.

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16 . W hen a ll owi ng stea m to en ter cold pi pes a nd conn ec tion s,


sh a ll be open ed slo wly un til the parts ha v e been w a rmed up .

the

v a lv es

17 . W hen th e stea m p ressu re i n t he b oil er app roa ches th e w orkin g pressu re


a . t he s a fety v alv e sh a ll be tes ted by ha n d;
b. dra in s betw een th e b oiler and t he ma i n h ea d er sha ll be open ed a n d
left op en un til th e b oiler is cu t in ; and
c . th e ga te v alv e b etw een the boiler a nd the stea m ma in s hall b e
open ed s low ly ; w here n on - retu rn v alv e is u sed , the va l ve st ea m sh all be op ened so
a s to permit the sea t to l ift a utoma ti ca l ly a t the requ ired boil er p ressu re ; w here
a non - retu rn v alv e is n ot u sed t he boi ler stop v a lv e shal l be op ened a pprox ima tely
equ a l to t he pressu r e o f oth er boil ers on th e l ine.
18 . Fr equ en t ins pection of v alv es, co ck s, lines and o ther pa rt s of the
boi lers, a nd of t hei r a tta ch men ts sha ll be ma i nta i ned d uring opera ti on .
19 . Di al a nd gl a ss cov ers of stea m or a ltitu d e
sh a ll be k ept cl ea n a nd w ell lig hted .

ga ug es

a nd of th ermo meters

Firin g of Boi lers


20 . Fires in boi lers under op era tion sha l l be ma in ta in ed as u niformly a s
pos sible .
21 . S h ou ld fl a re -b a ck occur, the fu el suppl y sh a ll be shu t o ff , a nd the boiler
set ti ng sh a ll be comp letel y v ent ila ted b efore fi ri ng is con su med .
22 . W hen fe edi ng coa l- burni ng boilers by ha n d, the boiler a tten d a nt sha l l
a . ma k e su re tha t th e d a mper in th e boi ler u pta k e is o pen b efore th e
furn a ce
do or is op en ed for t he pu rpose of throw ing fres h fuel on th e fi re or
break i ng op en a b ed o f coa ls.
b. op en th e fu rna ce door w hil e sta nd in g a t o ne sid e, us ing the do or a s
protec ti on in ca se of a fl a reba ck .
23 . Floo r sweep in g o f other fi n e coa l du st s ha l l no t be sh ov eled in to
boi ler fu rna ces ,
w h ere
th e ign iti on of the fi n e l oose pa rt icles migh t ca u se
fl a reba ck , bu t s hould be w ra pp ed i n pap er or oth er cov ering b efor e b eing d isp os ed
in th e fi re b ox.
24 . Wh en h a nd fi ri ng a hea v y cha rg e of g reen co a l, a ho t spot sh ou ld be l eft
in the coa l b ed so tha t the vol a til e ga s es will be ign ited a nd b urn wi thou t crea tin g
fl a re- ba ck ha za rds.
25 . S li ce b a rs sh all not be left l yi ng on b oil er room fl oo rs or betw een the
boi lers w hen n ot in u se, bu t sha ll b e pla ced in ra ck s p rovided fo r tha t purp ose
a nd so con struc ted an d loca ted th a t wo rk ers ca nn ot com e into con ta ct w it h th e
hot parts of th e sl ice b a rs.
26 . Wh ere boilers are equ ip ped wi th s up er hea ter s
a nd
are k ep t in
co n ti nu ous opera tion , th e sup erhea ter tub es sh a ll be la un ched not less tha n on ce
du ring ea ch sh ift.
27 . When a utoma ti c sto ck s a re used for feeding c oal bu rni ng boi lers, a ll
pa rts o f th e mo ving me cha n is ms w here th ere i s d an ger of con ta ct sha ll b e
prov id ed w ith st a nda rd ma ch in ery g u a rd s in a cc orda n ce w ith t he requ iremen ts of
Reg u la tion 5 8 to 87.
28 . W hen b a nk i ng coa l fi res in b oilers :

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a . t he a shpit doors sh all be closed tig htl y;


b. the fi re d oors sha ll b e open ed slig h tly to a dmit a l ittl e qu a nti ty o f
a ir a b ov e th e g ra tes; a nd
c . the da mpers i n th e boi ler uptak es sha l l b e open ed ju st en ou gh fo r a
dra ugh t to pa s s throu gh a n d en ter th e s ta ck .
29 . U nl ess the fu el- f ed i ns ta lla t ion on oil ga s - burn in g b oil ers a re eq ui pp ed
wi th a u toma tic va lv es or oth er d ev ices wh ich w ill shu t off a u toma t ica lly and
co mp letel y, all oil or ga s in ca se a bu rner is ex ti n g u ish ed
a . th e oil or g a s bu rners sh all be wa tch ed con sta n tly to ensu re tha t
the fuel su pp ly b eing deli vered , i s a ctu a lly bu rn in g; an d
b. if a bu rner s na p s ou t or is a ccid en tally ex ti ng ui shed :
i. the oil or g a s su pply s hall be tu rn ed off a t on ce; a n d
ii. the
fu rna ce
a nd a ll fu el pa ssa ges sha ll be
tho ro ug hly
v enti la ted before relig hti ng th e fi re.
30 . Wh en th e bu rner of a pulv eriz ed- coa l bu rni ng b oil er s na p s out or is
a cci den ta ll y ext ing u ish ed, th e co a l su pply sh all be stop ped a s qui ck ly a s p ossi bl e
a nd the furn a ce shal l be tho ro ug hl y ven tila ted befor e
reli gh ting th e fi re:
P rovided th a t th is requ irement sh a ll not apply
to
boi lers
equip ped
wi th
in terlock s betwe en th e ind u ced - dra ug ht fa n ; th e forced dra u gh t fa n a nd th e fu el
fe ed so a rra ng ed t ha t i t is imp ossi bl e for the feed to con tin ue op era ting a fter
fa ilu re of ei ther the ind u ced or t he forced- dra u g ht fa n .
31 . Wh en it is n eces sa ry to cha ng e th e fi ri ng ra te on b oilers us ing oil ga s
or p ulv eriz e coa l .
a . t he d ra ug h t sh all be increa sed b efore movi ng u p t he fu el s up pl y; a nd
b. th e fuel su pp ly sh a ll be decrea sed
before low ering th e dra ug ht .
32 . S a fety v a l ves on b oilers sh a ll be k ept free a nd i n worki ng ord er a t a ll
times an d sh a ll be tes ted n ot l ess th a n on ce in ev ery 24 hou rs .
WAT E R LE VEL
33 . I n ord er to en su re th a t a p roper wa ter
du ring s ervi ce, boiler a ttenda n ts sh a ll :

lev el

is ma in tain ed in bo ilers

a . a t th e beg in ni ng of ea ch sh ift a nd sev era l tim es duri ng th e sh ift ;


co ck s; a nd

i. ch eck th e w a ter lev el in the w a ter - ga u ge g la sses wi th ga ug e

ii. blow ou t th e w a ter col umns a nd


determin e th a t th e co nn ect ion s are clea r; a nd

w a ter- ga uge gla sses to

b. rea d th e w a ter l evel a t freq u ent in terva l s

in th e w a ter-g a ug e

gla sse s.
34 . Wa ter -g aug e gla ss es on b oilers sha ll b e k ep t clea n, bu t sh all not be
cl ea ned wh il e i n pla ce, a n d sh all b e rep la c ed w ith clea r clea n gla ss es wh en
for eign sub sta n ces in the tub es mak es it di ff icu lt to det ermin e th e w a ter l evel .
35 . Aft er
new
w a ter-g a ug e g la sses ha v e been in stal led on bo ilers to
repl a ce g la ss e s tha t h a ve b een brok en or remov ed for cl ea ni ng, th ey shal l b e
wa rn ed by p a ssi ng a littl e stea m t hrou gh th em befor e wa ter i s ad mi tted.
36 . W h en th e wa ter in a boil er is n ot vi sible in th e w a ter - ga u ge gla ss a n d
tes ti ng of th e gaug e cock s con fi rms tha t the wa t er lev el i s low, al l st res s on th e
boi ler sh a ll b e redu ced wi thou t sud d en cha nge, and n o a ttempt s ha ll be ma de to

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rest ore th e former w a ter l ev el by in crea s in g th e su pply of feed to th e b oiler or


to redu ce the press ures by op eni ng th e sa fety va l ves .
RE DU CI N G B OI LER P RE SS U RE
37 . I n ord er to red uc e boil er press ur e s a fet y in ca se
emerg encies th e fol low ing proc edu re sha ll be observ ed

o f low w a ter or oth er

a . t he s ourc e of fu el sup pl y sha ll be s topp ed at on ce ;


b. w here g a ses a re used for fuel , they sha ll be by pa ss ed to the sta ck s
or chi mn ey s ;

c . all air sup pl y to th e b oil er sha ll be cu t off ;


d. w here coa l i s u sed a s fu el, da mp ers a nd fu rn a ce a sh pit doors sha l l
be cl osed and th e fi re s ha l l b e ba nk ed ; a n d
e . w here oil, ga s or pu lv eriz ed coa l is u sed a s fu el, da mp ers a nd ai rco n trol reg ist er shu tt ers sh a ll b e cl osed a nd in d uced or fo r ced , dra u gh t
fa n s
sh a ll be s hu t-o ff .
38 . Aft er the boi ler ha s cool ed d ow n so th a t littl e or no press ure sh ows , th e
fe ed v a lves sh a ll b e clos ed gra dua ll y, the boi ler sh all be cut of serv ice a n d
tho ro ug hl y ex a mined to d etermi ne
th e
ca u se of th e low wa ter a n d as certa i n
wh eth er a ny d a ma ge ha s been ca u sed, a nd nece ssa ry a dju stment s or repairs sh a ll
be mad e .
FOAM I N G AN D PRI M IN G OF WATE R
39 . (1 ) I n th e ev ent of foa min g o r priming of wa ter i n boil ers
a . th e stop v a lv e of the boil er sh a ll b e closed , th e fi re ch eck ed a n d
the su rfa c e blow - off , i f a ny, u sed ; a nd
b. if th ere is su ff icien t w a ter in th e bo iler, the bott om bl ow- off , i f an y,
sh oul d b e op ened fo r a few mo men ts sev era l tim es, a ltern a ted w ith feed in g in
fre sh wa ter.
(2 ) Wh ere th e o pera ti on spe ci fi ed i n cla use s (a ) a nd (b ) of su b pa ra g ra ph (1) fails t o s top foa mi ng or pri ming, the bo iler sha ll be tak en ou t of
serv ice u nti l th e con di tion i s c orrect ed.
40 . W h ere sig ns o f oi ls are fou nd in a boil er, the su rfa c e b low - off , if any
sh oul d be used and if tha t fa ils to co rr ect th e cond iti on, the b oiler sh ou ld be
cl os ed d ow n as soon a s p ra cti ca ble a nd th e int eri or b oiled o ut w ith a ca u stic
solu tio n .
EC ON OM IZ ERS
41 . Ou tlet va lv es on pip es lea din g from econo miz ers to boil ers sha l l be
open ed a t all times, a nd w hen th ey are clos ed fo r a ny rea s on,
a . t he fl u e da mp er sh a ll be cl osed ;
b. th e econ omiz ers sha ll be drai ned ; and
c . th e bott om- bl ow- off v a l ve s ha l l b e
ec onomiz ers are out of serv ice .

lock ed

open

w hil e

the

BL OW I N G DOW N - B OI LER S
42 . Blow - off val v es o n boi lers sh all be o pen ed co mp letely at lea st on ce ev ery
24 h ours, a n d pre fera bly a t l ea st on ce in ev ery 8 - ho ur shi ft .
43 . I n b lowin g- dow n boi lers, th e bl ow -off va lv e s ha ll
a . fi rst be open ed slow ly t o a bout one ha l f pos itio n;

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b. a fter a pprox ima tel y 2 5 mm . (1 in .) of w a ter ha s been bl own dow n,


be slow ly open ed to p ermi t esca p e of sca l e a nd sed iment ; an d
c . a fter ap proxima tely 10 cm . (4 in .) of w a ter ha s b een b low n d own, be
cl os ed sl owl y a nd ti gh tly.
44 . Wh ere blow -o ff pip es on boil ers a re fi tt ed wi th bo th a bl ow- off va lv e and
a qui ck op enin g cock, th ey sh a ll b e open ed fi rst an d clos ed on ly a fter th e va lv e
ha s b een s hu t -off an d securely s ea ted.
45 . B oil er atten da n ts sha ll be proh ib ited fro m blow in g dow n mo re th a n one
boi ler a t a ti me and from l ea vi ng th e op era tion u nti l th e blow off v a lv e is closed .
46 . W hen b oil ers a re b eing bl own d ow n an d th e atten da n t
is u na ble t o see
the w a ter ga ug e, an a ssis ta nt sha ll be sta ti oned to observ e the w a ter lev el an d
give the nec essa ry sig na l s to the a tten da n t.
47 . B oilers shal l b e in spected for leak s a nd oth er defect s d uri ng ea ch sh ift
a nd wh en l eak s a re d iscov ered n ea r l ong itudi na l s ea ms o r d rum head fl a ng es, or
wh en tu be failu re o ccu rs , t he boi lers sho uld
b e t a k en ou t of serv ice a t on ce and
the press ure red uced in a ccorda n ce w ith th e requ irements of p a ra grap h 37 and 3 8.
AS H R EM OVA L
48 .
W h ere coa l is u sed a s fuel for boi lers, ash es a n d cl in k ers sh all be
remov ed frequ ent ly a nd not all owed t o a ccu mul a te in a shp its or b e p iled ag ain st
boi ler fron ts.
49 . When wet tin g dow n hot ash es, w ork ers sh all st a nd aw a y fro m th e pile a s
a preca u tion a ga ins t sca ld ing , an d s ha ll av oid throw ing w a ter from hos e on h ot
ca stin gs , p ipes or fi tt ing s.
50 . W here ash es a re remov ed b y su ction s ys tems , the ex pl osion doors on the
stora g e h opp ers sha l l b e kep t free a nd in good con dit ion a t a ll ti mes .
51 . Wh ere a shes a re re mov ed b y st ea m jet s ys tem, th e inst a lla ti on sh a ll b e
of a type tha t, so fa r a s pra cti ca ble, will preven t the relea se of dust , a nd w ork ers
sh a ll be ca reful to av oid bei ng sca ld ed by h ot wa ter fl ow in g fro m t he ga tes du ring
remov al of th e a shes.
52 .
In th e ev ent of bl ock a ge of a sh slu ices, w h ere as hes
a ut oma ti ca lly to clin k er g rind ers a n d remov ed b y hy dra u li c sy stems :

a re

fed

a . tw o w ork ers sha ll a lwa ys b e a ss ig ned to open ing the bl ock ed sluic e,
wi th one of th em sta n di ng clea r of th e j ob and rea dy t o a ss ist the other in ca se of
a cci den t; a nd
b. tw o ba ffl es sha ll b e pro vi ded to a void h ot as hes droppi ng fro m t he
cl in k er gri nd er on th e w ork er sl icin g o ut o f the stoppag e .
C UT T I N G B OIL ERS O UT O F SERV I C E
53 . W hen b oilers a re bei ng p repa red fo r cl ea ni ng , in sp ect ion , repa irs or
la yin g up, the boi ler p ressu re s hall b e red uced in a ccorda n ce w ith th e req ui remen t s
of p a ra grap hs 37 and 3 8, ex cep t th a t on coa l -b urn ing boil ers:
a ) d oors a n d open in g a bou t furn a ces an d
settin g s s ha l l b e allow ed to
comp letel y on the gra tes ;
b) fi re s ha l l n ever b e h a ul ed ex cep t to preven t da ma ge to th e boil er
or in ca s e of emergen cy;
bu rn out

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c) fore doors sh all n ever be opened for h a u lin g fi res u n til the sa fety
v a lv es h av e b een li ft ed, th e stop v a lv es clo sed, a nd the stea m
pres sure
redu ced belo w 3.5 kg ./ sq. cm . (50 lb s ./ sq. in); a n d
d) feed ing of fresh wa ter sh all b e con tin ued u ntil th e fi res a re out .
54 . W hen pos sible, b oil ers sh a ll not be dra in ed u n til the b rick-w ork a nd
wel ls a re th orough ly coo led; on la rg e b oil ers, eig ht h ours a fter th e stea m
press ure i s d ow n shou ld o rdin a rily b e a l low ed for co oling.
55 . W here it is imp ra ctica b le to emp ty boilers a t a tmo sph eric pres sure, they
sh a ll be blow n down as l ow pres sur e a s is con si sten t with op era tin g con di tion s .
56 . Boil ers shal l be ven ted w h ile they a re bei ng empti ed a nd th e ven ts sh a ll
be left op en a fter d rai ni ng u nti l th e boiler is fi l led a ga i n or i s lai d u p .
57 . Aft er boi lers h av e b een dra in ed:
a ) ma nh ole a nd h a nd hol e p la tes sh a ll be remov ed;
b) the boi lers sha l l b e fl u shed t horou gh ly with wa ter from a h ose
ca rry in g a mpl e pres sure, so a s to remov e s ha l e an d l oose s edi men t ; a nd
c) a ny rema i ni ng wa ter sh a ll be wiped d ry wi th mop s o r spo ng es.
C lea n ing an d Rep airs
58 . Rep a irs ad ju stmen ts, s uch as ti gh teni ng up fl a n g ed fi t ting s,
nev er b e made on b oilers or stea m l ines w hi le t hey are u n der p ressu re .

sh a ll

59 . B e fore al low ing work ers to ent er b oilers for th e pu rpos e of clea nin g or
ma k ing repa irs, a ll blow - off fe ed w a ter, main stea m- sto p, a nd oth er va lv es sh all b e
cl os ed, lock ed a nd ma rk ed w it h tag s or d evi ce i nd ica tin g t ha t th ere are w ork ers
in sid e.
60 . Wh ere th e boil er to be clea n or repa ired i s one of a b a ttery of two or
mor e b oilers , a nd any of them is in serv ice, the ma in stea m va l ve sh a ll b e tig htl y
cl os ed a nd l ock ed.
61 . Wh ere blow -o ff val ves of s evera l b oil ers a re con nect ed to th e sa me
hea d er, the v a lv es of any b oil ers i n serv ice s ha ll b e ma rk ed a n d lock ed , to p rev ent
open in g in to th e boiler wh ich is to b e clea n ed o r repa i red .
62 . N o w ork er sh a ll en ter a b oiler for th e pu rpos e of cl ea ni ng or ma k ing
repa i rs, u nl ess anot h er w ork ers is sta ti oned ou tsid e th e ma n hol e or ot h er a cce ss
open in g so a s to rend er a ssista n c e if n eeded .
63 . Work ers s ha ll n ever enter b oil er setti ng s or s hell s u nti l th ese a re
su ff icien tly cool .
W h en ent eri ng such s ettin gs or sh ells, they sh all ta k e p reca u tio ns a ga in st
bei ng b urn ed b y fl ue du st o r loos e parts th a t mig ht fa l l, a nd ag a in st i nju ry from
ex plo sion s ca u sed by w a ter b eing throw n on hot fl ue du st.
64 . B efo r e any p erson enters a b oiler set ting or sh ell, th e set tin g or s hel l
be th orou gh ly ventila ted by fa n s, b low ers, or oth er mea n s, so a s to exp el a n y
pos sible
comb us tib le or toxic ga ses or va pors , parti cu la rl y w here k ero sene ha s
been u sed as a scale solv en t.
65 . Duri ng clea n ing or repa iri ng of bo ilers, esp ecia ll y
on h umid d a y s,
v enti la tio n sh oul d be provid ed
by ru n nin g for ced dra ug ht fa n s, or in du ced dra ugh t fa ns, i f ava i la b le, a t v ery sl ow sp eed in o rd er to elimin a te the h a za rd of
fl ue ga ses from oth er boilers enteri ng th e fi re-b ox in w hi ch w ork i s b eing d on e.

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66 . A ll tools an d ex ten sion lig hts u sed by work ers i n cl ea ni ng or rep a irin g
boi lers sha l l b e in g ood cond iti on a nd su ita b le for the work .
67 . B low torch es sh a ll never be u sed in sid e b oil ers .
68 . Wh ere mech a n ica l tools u sed i n cl ea ni ng o r rep airin g boilers a re d riv en
by stea m or air, the
p ower sha ll be gen era ted ou tsid e th e b oil ers, and
a ll
co nn ect ion s sh a ll be in spec ted a t freq uen t i nterv als .
69 . Wh en tu bes or s hel ls of boi lers are clea n ed by mech a n ica l mea ns, t ools
sh a ll n ot b e operat ed on one spot for a n y co nsi dera ble lengt h of ti me a s thi s ma y
redu ce the stren gth of t he me ta l .
70 . Aft er cl ea ni ng op era tion s on a boiler a re co mp leted :
a . one w ork er shou ld b e deta iled to exa mi ne th e i nteri or to see th a t no
tools or ot her eq uipmen t are l eft in th e bo iler; a nd
b. the b oil er sha ll n ot b e cl osed un til it i s ab solu tely certa in th a t
a ll w ork ers a re ou tsi de a nd tha t a ll equ ip men t h a v e been re mov ed.
L a yi ng u p B oil ers
71 . After boilers w hi ch are to b e lai d up ha v e b een clea n ed, rep aired a n d
in spected
a . they s ha ll b e th oroug hl y dri ed by mea ns of ligh t w ood or pa per
fi res or h ot- air s tov es, so as to p rev ent corrosi on;
b. a q ua ntit y of q uick l ime, approx ima tely 1 0 kg . (20 lb .) per 10 0 h .p .
in ea rthw a re co ntai ners s hal l be p la ced insi de ea ch boil er t o ensu re the ab sorp tion
of moistu r e.
c . all conn ec tion s t o th e bo iler shal l be clo sed tig htl y; an d
d. th e ma nh ole cov ers s ha l l b e rep la ced.
72 . W here boil ers are l aid up for a consi dera ble t ime :
a . they sh a ll b e op ened a t i nterv a l s of tw o or th ree mon th s a nd th e
qu ickli me, renew ed ; o r
b. a ll fi re surfa ces s ha l l b e thoroug hl y cl ea ned w ith a st ea m j et, or
wi th a w ire bru sh, an d gi ven a prot ecti v e coa ting of fi sh oil or other semi - d ryi ng
oil so a s to prev ent ex terna l corrosion .
73 . Where bo ilers are to b e l eft with w a ter in th em for more th a n a week, th e
wa ter sha l l b e boiled for a s hort t ime, wi th t he boiler p roperl y v en ted t o dis ch a rge
a ll gas es, a nd th en mad e a lk a lin e b y the a dd iti on o f approx ima tely
one gra m of
ca usti c sod a for ea ch l iter of wa ter (5 0 gr. / ga . )
R E GULATI ON 5 . - UN FI RE D PRE SS UR E V ESSE LS
T he fol low in g t erm s ha v e th e mea n in g a s sig ned to them:
a . the term p ressu re v ess el mea n s a
v essel ot her
tha n
a boi ler
co n st ru ct ed to hol d stea m,
h ot w a ter, ga s or air u nd er pressu re, ord in a ri ly
obt a in ed from a n ex tern a l s ourc e or fro m th e i nd irect ap pl ica tion of h ea t,
ex cl ud ing :

press ure .

i. ves sel ha vin g a ca pa city of less th a n 14 0 liters (5 cu .ft .); a nd


ii. m eta l s, bo ttles or cyl inders u sed for tra n sport of g a ses un d er

b. th e term s tea m- hea ted pres s ure ves sels mea ns a n a irtigh t v essel , an
open p a n or k et tle, w hi ch i s stea m ja ck eted or eq uip p ed w ith stea m coil s or stea m-

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su pply pi pin g and is u sed in


ev a pora ti ng an d h ard eni ng .

su ch op era tion s a s cook ing , d istilli ng, dry i ng ,

c . th e t erm wa t er -p res sure ta nk mea n s a p ressu re v essel u sed for h ea tin g


wa ter b y mea n s of liv e stea m or s tea m coil s, or for th e storage of cold wa ter t o
be di spers ed b y mea ns of p ressu re .
d. the term a ir-p ressu re ta n k mea n s a p ressu re v ess el used a s a pri ma ry
a nd s econ da ry ta nk i n con ne cti on wi th ordin a ry compress ion cy cles, a nd receiv in g
thei r ai r supp ly dire ct from the co mp ressors ;
e . th e term refrig eration sy stem mea n s a p ressu re
refri gera ti on sy stems, exclu di ng th e pipi ng of s uch sy stem ; an d
f. th e t erm wo rk ing press ure mea ns a gau ge
the a tmosph eric p ressu re in kg ./ sq . cm . (lb. /sq .in . )

p ressu re

v essel

used

in

or p ressu re ab ov e

RE G ULATI ON 6 . GEN ER A L P R OV I SI ONS


C onst ru ction
1 . Pressu r e v essels , th eir fi t tin gs and a tta ch men ts sha ll b e:
a . so d esig ned a s to be suita ble for the p articul a r circu msta n ces of
thei r u se; a nd
b. of suff icien t st ren g th to sus ta in th e i ntern a l press ur es to which th ey
wi ll be sub jec ted.
2 . T he ma teria ls u sed in the cons tru ction of pres su re v ess el s s ha ll b e such a s
to red uce t o a mi ni mu m ris k o f w a sta g e d ue to corr osio n, erosion or el ect ro ly sis
in th e pa rt icula r ci rcu msta n ces of th e in ten ded u se of th e v ess el.
3 . I n th e d esig n of p ressure v essel s, a llo wa n ce sh all b e ma de in th e th ick n ess
of th e p la te for wa stag e du e to c orro sion , ero s ion or el ectrol y sis.
4 . Ev ery pres su re v ess el shal l be a cco mpa n ied by a certi fi ca t e issu ed b y
the ma n ufa ctu rer show ing
the sp ecifi ca tion s to w h ich th e v essel h a s b een
co n st ru ct ed a nd the ma x imum p ermis sib le work i ng p res sure of th e v essel .
I ns ta lla tion
5 . P ressu re v essels sh all be s o in sta lled tha t a ll pa rts ca n b e rea d ily
in spected .
6 . W h en it is n ece ssa ry t o in sta l l pressu r e v essel s underg ro un d, th ey
be pla ced in con crete or bri ck pi ts w it h re mov abl e cov ers .

sh a ll

Fa ctor s of Sa fety
7 . Wh en a t a n ins pec tio n an y det eri ora tion of th e pressu r e v ess el is fo un d,
the permiss ib le sa fe w ork ing pressu re s ha ll b e red uced to ma in tain a fa ct or of
sa fety of not les s th a n fi v e or su ch oth er fi g ure a s ma y ha v e b een sp e ci fi ed in th e
sp eci fi ca ti on to whi ch the pres su re v ess el wa s ma d e, Prov id ed tha t a fter 25 y ea rs
the sa fety fa ct or sha ll be in crea s ed by 1 0 p er cent .
Ac cess a n d I nspe ctio n Open in gs
8 . (1 ) Ex cept for th ose ty p es of pressu r e ves sels w h ere s uch i nsp ection
open in gs a re i mp ra cti ca ble, p res sure ves sels sha ll b e equ ipped with :

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a . a su ita ble ma n hol e, ha nd hol e or other in spectio n op enin g s for


an d cl ea ni ng of th e v ess el; or
b. remov a b le hea d s co ver pl ates of a s ize not less th a n t he co mbi ned
a rea of th e req u ired in sp ecti on op enings a nd so loca ted th a t a n a deq ua t e v iew of
the in terior i s a ff orded .
ex a mi na ti on

(2 ) Ves sels ov er 6 m (20 ft. ) in leng th sh oul d ha v e a t lea st tw o ma nh oles.


10 . Ha nd ho le open in gs in pres su re ves s els s ha ll not b e less t ha n 70 mm . (2
3/ 4 by 3 1/ 2 in. ) in si ze .
11 . T hread ed op en ing s in p res sure v ess els, w h en in ten ded to be u sed for
in specti on or clea ning pu rposes , s ha ll b e a t l ea st 4 0 mm . (1 1 /2 in .) p ip e si ze.
S a fety Ap pli a nces
12 . P res sure v essel s sha ll be p rotect ed by sa fety and rel ief v a lv es a nd
in dica ti ng a nd con troll ing
d ev ices to en su re t heir sa fety opera ti on, w it h the
a pp lia nce s so constru cted , loca ted a n d insta lled tha t th ey ca n n ot rea d ily be
rend ered inop era tive.
S a fety Va l ves
13 . Sa fe ty
v alv es on pres s ure v essel s sh a ll be
rede si gn ed
wi th
a
su bsta nti al liftin g d evi ce by w hi ch the v a lv e dis c ma y b e li fted from its sea t a fter
the pres sure of the v ess el h a s rea ched 75% p er cen tum of the press ure at w hi ch
the v a lv e is set to blow.
14 . For pressu re v essel s in wh ich pressu re is not g enera t ed b ut i s deri ved
fro m a n ou tsid e sou rce, sa fety v a lv es sh all b e so con nec ted wi th t he v ess el s or
sy ste m wh ich are to be p rotec ted as to prev ent a ri se in press ure b eyon d t he
ma x i mu m all owable pres sure in any v ess el protec ted by the va l ves .
15 . Fo r p ressu re ves sels i n w hi ch pres sure ma y
v a lv es sh a ll b e conn ec ted:

be

gen era ted,

the sa fety

a . d ire ctly to th e v ess el s w hi ch a re to b e prot ect ed ; or


b. i f
t he
con tents
of th e v essels are lik ely
to cl og or co me
in terf eren ce w ith th e opera ti on of d i rectly con n ected sa fety v a lv e, to pi pe lin es
lea din g to v ess el s.
16 . Sa fety va lv es ha v ing eith er th e sea t or th e di sc of
be used i n pressu re v es s els.

ca s t

i ro n shal l not

17 . T h e di scha rg e capa ci ty of sa fety va lv es on press ur es ves sels sh a ll be


su ff icien t for the siz e of th e su pply pipes an d the press ur e at w hi ch th e v ess els
a re op era ted .
18 . Ou tlets of sa fety va l ves on press ur e v essels sh a ll be so lo ca ted or p ip ed
tha t th ey wi ll not be ha z a rd ous to p erson s.
19 . W h en two or more sa fet y v a lv es a re fi t ted on a p res sure v ess els, a ll
ex cep t one of t he v a lv es s hou ld b e set to bl ow a t a pres su re sl ig htly abov e the
ma x i mu m permissibl e w ork ing pressu r e.
20 . W h en tw o or more sa fety v a lv es a re pl a ced on one co nn e ct ion for a
press ure v ess el, such co nn e ct ion sha ll ha v e a cros s- sect ion a l a rea at lea st equ a l
to th e co mbi ned a rea s of th e sa fety va l ves .

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21 . W here sa fe ty va lv es on p ressu re v ess el s are exp osed to te mpera tu re of 0


C. (32 F. ) or les s, th ey sha ll b e p rov id ed wi th dra in s, n ot l ess th a n 1 c m. (3 /8 in .)
in di a met er, a t t he low est p oin t w h ere wa t er ca n col lect .
22 . Sa fe ty v a l ves on pressure ves sels sha ll b e tes ted not less th a n o nc e a da y.
Ru p ture D iscs
23 . Sa fe ty ru ptu re d iscs wh ere u sed sh a ll be of su ita ble ma teria l s w hi ch :
a . i s u ni fo r m i n thi ck n ess;
b. is cap a bl e of w ith sta n di ng a ny ch emica l a ction to w hi ch it is
su bject ed ; and
c . w ill un d erg o
a s s ma l l a ch a n ge a s p ossi b le i nten sil e stren gth
du e to ch a ng es of temp era ture.
24 . Wh ere sa fe ty rupt ure d iscs
a re used fo r
a ddi tion a l p rotec tion of
press ure ves sels, t hey s hal l be d esi gn ed to fa i l a t a press ur e abov e the sa fety
v a lv e setti ng .
I den tifi ca ti on o f Control Va l v es
25 . W h ere a ba tt ery of pres sur e v ess els are op era ted, con trol va lv es sha ll b e
pla in ly ma rk ed, by n umberi ng or b y t he u se of a d isti nctiv e col or sy st em, a nd
un less the v al ve is lo ca ted a t th e v essel,
ea ch v essel sh a ll ha v e a ma rk ed
co rr es pon di ng to th a t on th e v a lv e .
I nd ica tin g a nd R ecordi ng Dev ice s
26 . I ndi ca ting a nd recordin g dev ices on pressu r e v essel s s ha ll b e:
a . p rotect ed a ga i ns t brea k age or cloggin g a nd
b. clea rly l egib le to th e op era tors .
I ns pection
27 . P ress ure v ess els s ha ll b e in sp ect ed, in ternal ly an d ex tern a lly, by q ua li fi ed
in spectors aut horized by co mpeten t a uth oriti es:
a . a fter in sta l la tio n befor e
bein g pla ced in serv ice;
b. a fter cons tru ctio n o r repa i rs b efo re being rep la ced in serv ice; a nd
c . p eri odi ca lly a t in terva l s of not more
th a n 12 mon th s or more
freq u entl y if th e na tu re of th e op era tion a n d the con d ition of ves sels so req ui re.
28 . Th e mak er s c ertifi ca te an d the re cords of insp ection s ha ll b e k ept
a va ilab le for exa mi na ti on du ri ng th e li fe of th e v essel .
29 . After due noti ce o f a prop osed in sp ecti on of a p res sure ves sel, the
ow ner or user sha ll prepa re the v essel a t th e a ppoi nted ti me by :
a . remov in g the cov ers from a l l i nsp ection op eni ng ; a nd
b. th oroug hl y clea n in g th e v ess el to fa cili ta te exa mina tion .
30 . I n sp ect ion press ur e ves sel shou ld in clud e:
a . h a mmer t es t or ca l ib ra t ion of th e sh ell s an d hea d s;
b. test of ga s lea k s; and
c . hy d rosta ti c t es ts w h en s uch a re con sidered necessa ry
in spector.

by

the

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31 . W hen p ressu re v ess els a re su bj ect ed to h y drosta tic tes ts, the requ ired
tes t pressu r e sha ll n ot b e less tha n 1 1/ 2 t imes th e ma x i mu m p ermi ssi ble work i ng
press ure .
32 . P res sure v essel s which upon ins pec tio n a re foun d u nsa fe for u se, or n ot
prov id ed with th e fi tting n ece s sa ry for s a fe op era tion , or w ith fi tti ng s imp roperl y
a rra ng ed, s hal l not be opera ted un til th e ves sels a n d th eir fi ttin gs a re pu t i n a
co nd itio n to en su re sa f ety of opera ti on .
33 . W hen th e pressu r e vessel s a re requ ired, on ly ma teria ls s imila r t o th ose
us ed i n the origi nal c ons truc tion sh a ll be emp loy ed .
REG ULAT I ON 7 - ST E AM HEATE D PRESS URE V E SSE LS
1 . W here stea m- hea ted press ure v ess el s are opera ted a t a pressu r e l ess
tha n tha t of t he ma i n stea m s uppl y lin e, a n eff ectiv e redu ci ng v alv e follo wed b y
a sa fety va lv e sh all b e in sta l led i n th e li ne h eadi ng from th e ma in stea m lin e of
the v ess el, a nd sh a ll b e p roperl y secur ed a ga in st ma nip ula tion by un a ut horiz ed
perso ns .
2 . R edu cin g the sa fety va lv es on st ea m li nes for
tes ted a t lea st on ce every 2 4 hou rs.

pressu r e

v ess el s s ha ll be

3 . S tea m sup pl y pip es for s tea m- hea ted p ressu re v essels sha ll b e pla ced i n
fl oor t ren ches , where pra ctica bl e, or cov ered w ith
in su la tin g ma teria l wi thi n 2
m. (7 ft.) fro m the fl oor o r w ork i ng l ev el w h en necessa ry to preven t excess iv e
te mpera tu re in th e a tmosp here of th e w ork room.
4 . W h ere stea m -h ea ted press ure v ess els a re eq ui pp ed w it h me cha n ical
a gi ta tors, th e ag ita ting dev ices
sh a ll
b e gua rd ed in a cc orda n ce with the
requ irement s of paragrap h 5 a nd 6 of Reg ul a tion 8 .
RE GULAT I ON 8 - C LOSED S TEA M -H EATE D PRE SS UR E V E SSE LS
I nt erl ock s
1 . Clos ed stea m - hea ted press ure v essels eq ui pp ed wi th ba yon et- join t cov er s
sh a ll be prov id ed wi th in terlo ck s or other eff e ctiv e mea ns for p reven ting:
a . th e ri se of press ure in sid e the v essel s before the cov er is in a
full y lock ed p ositi on; a n d
b. the relea se of the cov ers fro m the l ock ed p ositi on b efor e the
press ure i ns ide the v essel h a s b een red u ced to atmo sph eric pres sur e.
S tea m Agita ti on
2 . W here th e conten t s of clos ed v ertica l p ressu re v ess els a re
stirred
by
mea n s of liv e s team, th e ves sels sh ou ld b e p rov ided wi th hea vy co iled sp rin gs or
oth er su ita b le sh o ck abs orbers un der th eir supports .
Rev ol vi ng Closed Vessel s
3 . Press ur e ga ug es an d sa fety v a lv es on rev olv ing cy lindri ca l or sph erica l
stea m -h ea ted press ure v essel s, su ch a s rev olv in g a u tocla v es, dev ul ca n iz ers, ra g or
stra w boi lers a nd rota ry driers ,
shal l be l oca t ed on the stea m li nes a t th e
trun ni ons th rou gh w hi ch stea m i s ad mi tted in to the ves sels .
4 . Driv in g me cha nis ms of rev olv ing stea m- h ea ted p ressu re v essels sh a ll be:
a . p rovid ed w ith sub sta n tia l lock i ng d evi ce; a nd

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b. sa fegu a rded in a ccorda n ce w ith the requiremen t of


a nd 7 0, co nc erni ng mech a n ica l p ow er tra ns mi ssion eq uipm ent .

reg u la tio n 6 8

5 . Before fi l ling or empty ing a rev olv ing stea m -h ea ted pres sur e v essel, the
driv i ng me ch a ni sm sh all be lock ed in th e OFF p ositi on a nd th e stop va lv es sh a ll
be lock ed in th e clos ed p osit ion .
6 . R ev olv in g stea m -h ea ted pres sur e v essel s s hall b e enclo sed o r gua rd ed to
a su ff i ci ent heigh t to prev ent a ny person from comi ng in to con ta ct w ith th e m w hen
they a re in motion .
Au to cla v es
7 . Au tocla v es s hal l be p rovi ded w ith ca stin g tha t:
a . in the ev ent of a l eak w ill p reven t the cont en ts from bein g for ced
di rectl y out in to work i ng spa ce s ; a nd
b. ex tend ed d ow n to the fl o or, so tha t no p erson ca n w a lk un der th e
v essels .
8 . Au tocla v es con ta in ing
liq uids
sh oul d be insta lled ov er pits o r in
ca sin gs of li gh t sheet steel or o ther sui tabl e ma teria l, tigh t a t the bo ttom an d
ca pab le of hold in g the ch a rg e or bein g d rain ed to a s ui tabl e recei v er.
9 . Al l electric eq u ipmen t i n room s
fl a mma b le s ub sta nces a re inst a lled sh a ll :

in

w hi ch

au to clav es

con ta i nin g

a . b e eff ecti v ely grou n ded ; an d


b. be of an off i cia lly a pprov ed expl osio n proo f typ e .
10 . Lin ing s of au to cla v es sh a ll be exa mi ned fre qu ent ly fo r l eak s a nd s hall be
renew ed before t he shel ls a re da mag ed.
11 . T he h ea ting of oil- jack et ed auto cl aves s ha ll be
remot e from the ves s els .

perfor med

at

poi nts

12 . Di gester s u sed for the co ck ing of w ood ch ip s sh a ll be equ ipped w ith


pipin g of corro sion- res isti ng ma teri a l of adeq ua te th ick n ess pa rt icula rl y b etw een
the bl ow- off va l v es a nd the blo w- pi ts.
13 . Bl ow- off v alv es o n diges ters
sh a ll b e so arra ng ed tha t th ey ca n be
opera t ed from lo ca t ion ou tsi de the
diges ters rooms or from protect ed poin ts
remot e from the va lv es.
14 . Open in gs of di gest ers b low pi ts sha l l be so con stru ct ed to b e as sma l l a s
pos sible wi th ra ised sid es, or sh a ll b e g ua rd ed by sta nda rd rai lings n ot less th a n
1 . 25 m. (48 i n.) in hei gh t.
15 . Op enings of d ig est er bl ow - pits sh ou ld p refera bly be loca ted on th e sid es
of th e p its ins tea d of on th e top s.
16 . La dders of a cce ss to dig ester b low p its sha ll b e con s truct ed tha t the
doo rs of th e b low pits ca nn ot be cl osed wh en th e la dders a re in p la ce .
17 . Eff ectiv e sy ste m of bells, w hi stles or oth er sig na ling d ev ices sha ll be
in sta ll ed in digest er a nd b low -p it rooms , to b e op era t ed as a wa rn ing before a nd
wh il e di ges ters a re bein g bl own .
18 . B efor e op eni ng dig ester blow - o ff va lv es for d is ch a rgi ng of the con tents ,
the foll owi ng p roced u re sh all be ob serv ed:

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a ) th e blow pit s hall b e free of s tock an d w a ter;


(b) preca u tion s sha ll be tak en to ensu re t ha t all w ork ers a re out of the
bl ow pi t;

(c) the doo r of th e b low pi t sh all b e securel y fa stened ; a nd


(d) wo rk ers in th e dig est er a n d bl ow- pi t rooms sha l l b e w a rn ed by
sig na l s th a t the bl ow -off va lv e is to b e op ened .
19 . B low -off v alv es on digesters sh a ll be o pen ed s low ly.
20 . H ead covers on dig esters s hall b e loca ted w hi le a ny press ure is indi ca ted
on the stea m g auge.
21 . I n p repa rin g dig esters for serv ice a fter
proced ure s ha ll b e ob serv ed:

bein g blo wn , th e foll ow ing

(a ) th e h ead cov er s ha ll b e remov ed;


(b the blo w- pi t do or sh a ll be u nlock ed and op ened ;
(c) stea m s ha ll b e ad mit ted sli gh tly in to the in ject or
sh oul d be u sed to s e e if t he d ig es ter ha s b een blow n clea n ;
(d) the stea m sh all be shu t off ;
(e) th e dig est er shal l b e l oaded with chi ps;
(f) th e bl ow n- pit sh a ll b e op ened a t the botto m; a nd
(g) the blo w- pi t va lv e sha ll be pa ck ed .

a nd

a lig ht

22 . Diges ter op era tors sha ll n otify w ork ers in th e chi p bi ns b efore sta rti ng to
load d iges ter w ith chi ps.
23 . Pers on s n ot directly con cern ed sh ould no t b e
bu ild ings w hil e th e d iges t er are b eing blow n .
24 . T he u se
be proh ib ited .

p ermi tted

in

d ig ester

of digester ro oms o r dig ester b uil d i ng s a s p a ssag e- wa y s sh a ll

25 . Ea ch dig est er room a nd ea ch fl oor of di ges ter


bui ld ing s
prov id ed wi th not less th a n two un ob stru cted mea n s o f egress .

sh all be

26 . S usp en ded s ca ff old s us ed at digesters duri ng ma in ten a nce or repa ir sh all


be sup po rt ed by cha i ns .
Dist ill ing Ap p a ra tus
27 . S t ill s sh all b e eq uip ped wi th du plica te p ressu re
a nd recordi ng th ermome ters or py rom eters .

ga uges,

sa f ety

val v es

28 . C ha rging, va po r, a nd s tea m lin es on s till s s ha ll be:


(a ) fi tted w ith d ua l va lv es, wi th a bl eeder betw een the m o r
(b) p rovi ded wi th a rra ng emen ts for di sconn ec ting a n d bl a nk i ng

th e

lin es.
29 . Co nv eni ent an d sa f e a ccess for qu ick ma n ip ul a tio n of ov er- hea d v a lv es on
stil ls sha l l be p rovided b y :
(a ) l oca t ing th e va lv es nea r ra ffl ed w a lk s, run w a y s or s ta irs; or
(b) ex ten di ng the v al ve s pin dl es so tha t t he va lv es ca n be clos ed or
open ed from the usu a l work pla ces .
30 . W h en h orizo n ta l -shell sti lls are mou n t ed a t va ry in g h eig ht to a llow
grav ity fl ow, the ma nh ole l add ers sha ll be of diff erent l eng th so a s to fi t th e fron t
ma n h ole of ea ch still a t t he proper ang le.

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31 . S till sha l l b e inspec ted


freq uen tly, es pe cial ly oi l, ta r
or
pi tch
stil ls, w hi ch sh ou ld b e exa mi ned th orou gh ly a fter ea ch ru n and a fter t hey h a v e been
cl ea ned .
32 . When prepa ri ng a ppa ra tus u sed in d istilli ng i nfl a mmab le a nd corrosi ve
fl ui ds or to xi c fl uid s for clea ni ng or repa i rs, th e follo wi ng procedu re sh all b e
obs erved :
a . t he s tea m in let va l ve shal l be l ock ed i n the cl osed pos itio n;
b. a ll cha rg ing fl u id sh a ll be pump ed out ;
c . all in let lin es s ha l l be lock ed i n t he clo sed posi tion ; a nd
d. th e stil ls sha ll be bl ow n throug h wi th li ve stea m, a dmitted th roug h
a top con ne ction .
33 . Wh en stil ls are to be ch a rged wi th col d li quid they s ha ll fi rst b e fi lled
wi th s tea m u nti l a ll air ha s b een ex p elled and stea m show s a t th e sa fety a nd
v a cu um rel ief v alves .
34 . Wh en stil ls are to b e ch a rged wi th ho t liqu id , they s ha ll fi rs t b e s tea m ed
prog ressi vel y from th e stil l throu gh the tow er s a nd con d ensi ng eq ui pment to a tryco ck loca ted on the ga s li ne .
35 . Pi ts or h a rden in g cyli nd ers for sa ndl ime bri ck sh all be g ua rd ed a t t he
sid es by sta nda rd ra ili ng s a nd to e bo a rds a nd a t th e fro nt b y remo va b le ra il s or
ch a in s ca rry in g w a rn ing s ign s.
36 . Do or bo lts o n h a rdenin g cylind ers for sa nd li me b rick s ha ll b e a tta ch ed
di rectl y to th e s hell s of the cy li nd ers.
37 . Sa fe ty v a lv es on ha rdeni ng cy lin d ers for sa n d l ime b rick shal l be a tta ch ed
di rectl y to th e s hell s of the cy li nd ers.
38 . Ha rden ing cyl inders for sa n dl ime b rick sh a ll b e prov id ed w ith s tea m
tra ps for removi ng ea ter of cond ens a tio n.
39 . B rick- ca r tra ck s in ha rd eni ng cy lin ders sh all be l evel .
40 . L oad ed brick ca rs pla ced i n h a rden ing cy li nd ers sh a ll b e:
a . cou pl ed t ogeth er befo r e th e stea m i s tu rned on ; a nd
b. remov ed th roug h the exi t d oors by mech a n ica l mea n s.
41 . Bo lts on ent ry an d ex it doors o f ha rden ing cy linders for sa nd lime bri ck
sh a ll be l oosen ed un til all stea m pressu r e in th e cyl inders ha s been c omplet ely re liev ed .
42 . B efo r e allo wi ng wo rk ers to enter ha rden in g cy li nd ers for s a nd lime
bri ck, th e stea m suppl y va lves s ha ll be lock ed in th e closed posit ion a nd th e
in terior of th e cy lind ers sh a ll b e cooled suff icien tly, to p rev ent w ork ers from bein g
bu rned or b eing overcom e by hea t.
Ki ers
43 . W here hot liq uids, su ch a s s olu tion s of ca u sti c sod a , lime, o r su lfuric
a cid, a re used in ci rcu la ti ng ki ers for boi lin g ou t t exti le ma teri a ls or i n simila r
cl os ed p res sure vessels , th e li qu id s:
a . s ha ll b e p rep a red in sep a ra te v ess els o r ta nk s; a nd
b. sha ll n ot b e a d mi tted to the pres sur e v es sels u ntil l oa di ng of the
ma t eri a l t o b e process ed ha s been comp leted .

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R ag a nd S tra w Bo ilers
44 . R ag an d stra w boi lers, u sed for li gh t co okin g
prepa ra tion of pa per sto ck, sh a ll be eq ui pp ed wi th:

opera t ion s in th e

a . tra p d evi ces bet ween th e safety v alv es and th e boil ers to prot ect
the v a lv es fro m b eing plugg ed b y th e c on tent s o f th e b oil ers a fter th ey ha ve b een
sh ut dow n; a nd
b. b y ru ptu re discs or other eff e cti ve dev i ces on th e s hel l t o p rotect
the boi lers in t he even t of ex ces si v e press ure g en era ted with in th roug h ch emica l
rea ct ion .
Ren d eri ng Ta nk s
45 . W here renderin g ta nk s or si mi la r sta ti ona ry v erti ca l closed
v essels are fi lled b y ma t eri a ls bl own b y st ea m from stora g e retorts:

pres sur e

a . su itab le s ig na l co mmun ication sh all be est a bl ish ed b etw een, the


press ure v ess els and th e retor ts ; a nd
b. th e ret ort opera tor sh all not op en the low line v alv e u nti l s ig na ls
ha v e been ex cha ng ed and b oth op era tors h a v e si gnifi ed th a t con di tion s are s a fe .
S ta tio na ry Mel ters a nd Driers
46 . Fil in g d oors on ta ll ow melters , fer tili z ers d riers
a n d s imila r sta t ion a ry
hori zon ta l cl os ed pres s ure v ess els sh a ll be prov id ed wi th sp rings wh ich will
op en
to th e d oors a utoma ti ca lly to reli ev e ex ces siv e press ure i n the ves s els.
Vu lca n izers a nd Dev u lca ni zers - G eneral P ro vi sion s
47 . Vu lca n izers a nd d evulca n isers d oor fa s teni ng
stren gth p roperly spa c ed a nd ca re fu ll y secured .

sh a ll

be

of a mpl e

48 . Vu lca n izers a n d d evu lca nisers sh ould be in s ta lled h ig h a bov e th e fl oors


to p ermi t pip ing, va lv es a nd trap s on th e sa me fl o ors a s the v essels : Provi ded, t ha t
thi s requ irement sha ll not ap pl y w here it is n ece ssa ry to in sta ll botto ms of
hori zon ta l vu lca n izers b elow fl oor lev els i n order t o pla ce th e ca r tra ck s i n the
v ulca n izers on t he sa m e l evel a s th e fl oor tra ck s.
49 . Period ic a nd th orou gh in tern a l an d ext ern a l in spe cti on
on vul ca n iz ers a nd dev u lca n isers inclu di ng
all
a t ta ch ments
equ ip men t, a t in terval n ot ex c eed ing th ree month s .

sha ll b e ma de
a nd conn ection

50 . B e fore all owi ng w ork ers to enter vulca n izer s or dev u lca ni sers for t he
pu rpos e of freeing j a mmed or dera i led v u lca ni zer ca rs or for an y oth er nece ssa ry
opera ti ons:
a . stea m v a lv es a nd other su pply va lv es sh a ll b e lock ed in the clos ed
pos itio n;

b. th e b low -d ow n v a lves on the i nd iv id ua l v ess el and on a n y oth er


v essel usi ng t he sa id dra i n sha l l b e l ock ed i n t he clo sed pos ition ;
c . the ves sels s hal l be cooled s uff i ci entl y to prev en t wo rk ers fro m
bei ng b urn ed or overcom e by hea t; an d
d. th e v essels sh a ll be free of ha za rdo us fu m es or va p ou rs .
51 . S a fet y
va lv es for v u lca ni z ers a nd for op en- stea m ty p e
sh a ll be at ta ch ed directly to the sh ells of th e v essel s.

dev u lca ni sers

52 . Vul ca niz er s a nd open - s tea m type d ev ul ca n isers eq uipped w it h bol ted


doo rs sha ll be prov id ed w ith hin ged -ty p e door bol ts, s e cu rely a tt a ch ed to lu gs on
the sh ell ri ng s.

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53 . B e fore any a ttemp t i s made to op en the


stea m ty p e dev ulcani sers :

doors of v ul ca n iz ers or op en -

a . t he s tea m su pply va lv es s hall b e closed ;


b. th e bl ow - dow n a nd tellta le v al ves sh all b e op ened un til pres sure
ha s b een reliev ed; an d
c . th e dra in v alv es sh all b e op ened , unless stea m trap s a re us ed s o
tha t th e d rain valv es a re se en at a ll ti mes.
54 . Vul ca n iz er s a nd op en- stea m type d ev ulca n isers s ha l l b e equipp ed w it h
in div i dua l bl ow- down
p ip ing,
a nd the u se of co mmon bl ow- dow n s
s ha l l be
proh ib ited .
55 . Horiz on ta l
equ ip ped w ith :

v u lca ni zers

a nd

op en- stea m

ty pe

dev u lca ni sers

sh a ll

be

a . a d rai n v a lv e a t th e bot tom nea r th e fron t of the v ess el for drain in g


co nd ens ed or cooling w a ter from th e v ess els a nd to avo id s ca l di ng of work ers
wh en th e do ors are o pen ; a nd
b. an a dd itio na l dra in va lv e nea r th e cen ter, w h en the ves s el is more
tha n 7 .5 0 m. (25 ft.) i n leng th .
56 . Ver t ica l v ul ca n iz ers a nd d ev ulca n isers s ha l l b e prov id ed wit h s uit able
pla tfor ms, eq u ipp ed w ith sta nd a rd raili ng s a nd toebo a rds a n d so arra ng ed as to
ma k e all w ork ing a rea s a cc essible .
Vu lca n izers
57 . Door s on v u lca ni zers sh ould be of the quick- op eni ng
fa sten ing a nd l ockin g arra nge ments in fu ll s ig ht o f the opera to rs .

ty p e,

w ith

58 . Q uick- open in g v ulcan iz er d oors s ha ll be equ ip ped with a u toma tic int er lock s th a t w il l prev en t th e doors from b ei ng op ened un til all pres su res ha v e b een
reliev ed .
59 . Power- opera ted v ul ca niz er doo rs run ni ng in v ert ica l g uid es s ha l l b e
equ ip ped w ith a utoma ti c la tches i n th e g uides, s o a s t o p rev ent the d oors from
fa lli ng
in
th e ev ent of failu re of t he hoi sting mech a ni sms .
60 . Vu lca n izers shal l be eq uip ped wi th t ellta l e va l ves preferab ly l oca t ed on
the v ul ca n iz er s doors for red ucin g the pressu re in si de th e v ulca ni zers to a tmos ph eric pres su re before the doors ca n b e op ened .
61 . Wh ere botto ms of h orizon ta l vu lca n izers ex ten d belo w fl oo r lev els, the
pi ts sha l l b e gu a rded a t t he sides by sta n da rd ra i lings a nd toebo a rd s, a nd a t
the end s by remo va ble ra ils or cha i ns ca rry in g wa rn ings sig n s.
62 . W here vu lca n izer ca rs a re used, ca r stop s ha l l be prov id ed in th e rea r
pa rt of the v ul ca niz er to pre v en t the ca rs from strik i ng th e h ea ds w hen bei ng
rolled i n.
63 . P la te s ov er s pi ders on to p of h ydra u lic ra ms
on
v ertical
tire
v ulca n izers sh all be perfora ted a nd p rov ided w ith cen ter hol es la rg e en oug h to
prev en t th e a ccumu la ti on of stea m wi thi n t he ra ms and th e blo wi ng ou t of
the
mou ld s o r pl a tes upo n remov a l of the co vers .
64 . Ver tica l tire v ulca niz ers sh all b e p rovi ded w ith overfl ow pip e for the
wa ter op era tin g the hy d ra u li c ra ms , wi th a ca pa city n ot less tha n tha t of th e
wa ter inl et pipe, in serted t hrough the cy li nd er wa l l a t th e limit o f t rav el necessa ry
for th e ra m.

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Alk a li Devu lca n isers


65 . W here sa fe ty va lv es on a lk a li dev ul ca n is ers ma y becom e clogged by
rubber or oth er fo r eign ma teria l from the cont ents of th e v essel s, sa fe ty rup ture
di scs sh ou ld be sub sti tut ed .
66 . Alka li dev ul ca n is ers sh ou ld be prov id ed wi th baffl es direc tly on the inn er
sh ells a t th e en tran ce to th e sa f ety va l ves , st ea m ga uges a nd b low -d ow n l in es.
67 . Work ers exp osed to spla shes from ca u sti c liq ui ds
us ed
in a lk a li
dev u lca ni sers sha ll be provided w ith , a nd sha l l us e, sui tabl e p rotec tiv e p erson a l
equ ip men t, conf ormin g to the req u iremen t s of C ha p ter 8 3.
68 . Disch a rge pi pes an d clos ed du mp ta n k s fo r st a tion a ry
a lk ali
dev u lca ni sers s hal l b e d esig ned to with sta n d d evu lca ni z er press ure in th e ev en t
of th e li nes bei ng op ened u nd er hi gh p ressu re .
69 . R ev olvin g sph erica l alka l i d evu lca n isers shal l be p rovi ded w ith :
a . in d ividu al mo tor d riv es for eff ectiv e m ea n s of lock in g t he d riv es to
prev en t th e poss ibili ty of a cci den ta l sta rti ng ;
b. remote p ow er con trols, out of rea ch of p ersons sta ndin g i n fron t of
the ma n h oles; an d
c . a uto ma ti c i nter- lock in g d evice w h ich will p rev ent
sta rt ing
the
driv i ng me cha n is m u nti l the ma n h ole
cov ers are cl os ed an d l ock ed un less t he
opera t ors k eep thei r ha nd s on t he p ow er control s .
RE G UL ATI ON 9 - OP E N STE A M - HEAT ED PRE SSURE VE SS EL S
Genera l Prov isi ons
1 . W here t he top edges o f la rg e open s tea m- h ea ted pres sur e v essel s a re l ess
tha n 1 .2 0 m. (4 ft .) abo ve t he fl oor or worki ng lev el, the ves sels s ha l l b e
su rrou n ded by sta nda rd raili ng s w ith soli d en closu res from th e ra iling s to th e fl oor,
so th a t w ork ers can w a tch th e
o pera ti ons wi thou t t he p ossi bil ity of fall ing in to
the v essels or b eing bu rned by s pla shi ng ma teria ls .
2 . Ba tteries of op en kiers or simila r open s tea m- hea ted press ure ves sels sh a ll
be so a rra ng ed t ha t:
a . th e di sta nc es b etw een th e edg es of th e
(18 in .) .

ves sels i s a t lea st 4 5 cm .

b. there is u no bstru cted s pa ce for pa ssag e a rou nd


lea st 4 5 cm. (1 8 in. ).

ea ch

v ess el

of a t

3 . Pla nk s, la dders , s tairs a nd other gan gw a y s pla ced ov er open s tea mhea t ed press ure vessel s c on ta inin g hot liq ui d or h ot wa ter sh a ll be s e cu rely
fa sten ed a nd sh all be
provid ed
with s ta nda rd
raili ng s
a nd
to eboa rd s
prefera b ly fi tted with fi llers .
4 . S itting o r sta nd in g o n th e edg es of op en- stea m -h ea ted press ure v essel s or
on gua rds su rro undi ng su ch v ess els s hal l b e p ro hib ited .
5 . W here op en stea m - hea ted press ure v essel s giv e rise to ex ces siv e wa t er
v apou r, ad eq ua te step s sha l l be tak en
to redu ce th e rel a tiv e h u mid ity of th e
a tmos ph ere of th e w ork room .
Op en S t ea m- Ja ck eted Kettl e s

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6 . Ja ck et s of stea m- ja ck eted cook in g


or
rend ering
tho ro ug hl y dra in ed befo r e th e sy stem su pply va lv es are op ened .

kettles

7 . W h en a dmitti ng st ea m to cold s tea m- ja ck eted


v a lv es sh a ll b e opened sl owl y.

t he

k ettles,

s ha ll be

stea m su p ply

8 . Wood en scra pers sh ould b e prov id ed and used fo r remov ing semi - s olid o r
stick y fi ni shed prod uct s fro m stea m- ja ck eted p iv oted kettles w ith sid e dis ch a rge
roods .
9 . Open - s tea m- ja ck eted sta rch k ett les u sed in th e tex ti le indu stry, shou ld be
prov id ed w ith cov ers so a r ra n ged th a t th e proc ess ca n b e ob serv ed, or w ith l a rge
ov erfl o w rings with a mp le d rain s .
10 . Wo rk ers a round op en s tea m- ja ck eted k ettles sh all b e p rov ided wi th th e
us e su ita ble p rotectiv e cl othi ng con formin g to th e req uirem en ts of C h apter 83 .
11 . Be fore st a rting clean in g or ma kin g repa i rs in sid e open stea m -j a ck eted
k ettl es:
in opera tive ;

a . a ll agi ta ting d ev ice s sha ll be lock ed

or so bl ock ed a s to be

b. all va lv es or dra i ns conn ected to com mon hea d ers


sha ll b e
cl os ed or lock ed up ; a nd
c . all p ip ing fo r in trodu ci ng s tea m or oth er d a ng erous su bs ta nces
sh a ll b e disconn e cted and bla nk ed, or th eir in let va l ves sh a ll be lock ed in th e
cl os ed p ositi on.
Op en E v apora ti ng Pa ns
12 . Open in g ev a p ora ting pa n s for sub sta n ces w hi ch are
i nfl a m mab le wh en
dry sh a ll be kept free of impu ri ties a nd sh a ll b e so op era ted th a t t he s tea m co ils
a re alw a y s c ov ered by the liq uid s.
13 . S tea m coi ls in open ev ap ora tor p a n s sh a ll b e w a tched cl osely fo r l ea k s,
to prev ent the va cu um crea t ed th rou gh th e con den sa tion of stea m fro m d ra wi ng th e
ma t eri a l b eing process ed i nto th e coils w h ere i t mi gh t deco mpos e, from expl osiv e
ga s es an d ca u se exp los ion .
R EG ULAT I ON 1 0 .- WATE R A ND A IR PRE SS UR E TA NKS
Genera l Prov isi on
1 . T h e wa ter su pplied to w a ter pres sur e ta n k s sha ll be free from su spen ded
soli ds a nd sed imenta ry ma t ter.
Ho t Wa ter P ressu re Ta nk s (Cal orifi ers)
2 . Ho t wa t er p ressu re ta nk s sh ou ld b e d esig ned to with sta n d ful l b oiler
press ure .
3 . E very hot w a ter press ure ta nk w h ich is n ot
boi ler p ressu re sha ll be equipp ed w ith :
ta n k ; and

d esig ned to wi ths ta nd fu ll

a . a redu cin g v alv e, lo ca ted between th e s tea m s top v alv es an d t he

b. on e o r mor e reli ef or sa fety v a lves on t he low pressu r e s ide of the


redu ci ng v a lv e.
4 . E very hot w a ter p ressu re ta nk sh oul d be
eq uipp ed
w it h a uto ma ti c
te mpera tu re regu la t ors s e t to prev ent the gen era tion of stea m on th e wa ter spa ce .

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5 . Pressu r e ga u ges for hot wa ter p ressu re ta nk s sha l l be in sta ll ed b etween


the redu ci ng v a lv es and th e reli ef sa fety v a lv es .
6 . S tea m
or h ot w a ter p ip in g for h ot wa ter pressu r e ta n k s
a deq ua tely in su la ted w here it i s expo sed to con ta ct .

sh a ll

be

7 . Ho t wa t er t a nk s shal l b e ex a mi ned freq uen tly for lea k s of stea m or wa ter ;


su ch ex a mi na ti ons sh all in cl ud e hy d rosta ti c test s w h en deem ed n eces sa ry by th e
in spector.
C old Wa t er Pres sure Ta nk s
8 . P ressu re ga ug es for cold wa ter pressu r e ta n k s for sp rink ler s ys tems sh all
be prov id ed wi th sepa ra t e sh ut- off va lves w ith a rra ng ements for dra i na g e.
9 . Dis ch a rge v a lv es on cold w a ter pressu re t a nk s for s prink ler sy ste ms sh a ll
be ins pec ted fr equent ly to ma k e sure tha t they a re open .
10 . C old w a ter pressu re sy st ems sha ll b e prov ided w it h one
press ure reli ef valv es, a dju sted to reliev e a t a p ressu re of 2 .2 5 k g .
ex ce s s of th e ma ximu m ai r press ur e for the sy stem .
11 . C old
fre ezin g.

or mor e
(5 lb .) in

wa ter pressure s ys te m sha ll be eff ecti v ely p ro tected a ga in st

Air Receiv ers


12 . A ir rec eiv ers s hall b e so in sta ll ed a s to be:
a . p rotect ed fro m the wa ter ; and
b. a cces sib le for ex tern a l and interna l in sp ec ti on.
13 . Air rec eiv ers s ha l l be prov i ded w ith s uita ble op eni ng s fo r in sp ect ion a n d
cl ea ni ng .
14 . W here tw o or more air receiv ers a re serv ed by th e s a me co mp ressor, the
a ir su pply pipi ng for ea ch ta nk s hal l b e equ ip ped wi th a stop va l v e, a n d with a
sa fety v a lv e b etw een the stop va lv e a nd the comp res so r.
15 . Sa fety v alv es for a ir rec ei vers sh all be pro p ortion ed to th e ma ximu m
qu a n tity of free air tha t ca n be a pp lied .
16 . S top v alv es shal l be in sta ll ed bet ween
air
co n su ming a ppl ia nce at p oin ts con v en ient to t he o pera tors.

re ceiv ers

an d ea ch

17 . Pip e lines of co mpress ed air sy stems sha l l b e:


a . s ecu r ely fa sten ed in pla ce; a nd
b. so in stall ed a s n ot to i nterfere w ith t he fr ee con tra ction or
ex pa n sion of t he pip in g betw een the a nch ors .
18 . Oil or oth er in fl a mma b le li quid s sh all
recei v ers or con nect ed p ipi ng .

n ot b e in trod uced in to ai r

19 . Air rec eiv ers sh a ll b e eq u ipp ed a t th e low est p oin t p oss ibl e wit h
a ut oma ti c dra in trap s or with va lv es w hi ch sha ll be op ened dai ly, for reliev ing the
v essels of d irt, moistu re a nd oil a ccu mu la ted in th e b otto ms.
20 . A ir rec eiv ers sh ould be cl ea ned of oi l,
su bsta nces a t in terv als of not mo re tha n t wo mon th s .

ca rb on

and

oth er

foreig n

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21 . Comp res s ed
a ir sha ll n ot be ha n dl ed or u sed by a ny person excep t i n
the performa n ce of h is d uti es a nd i n n o ca se sh a ll a jet of co mpressed a i r b e
di rected ag a in st a ny person .
22 . N o v ess el sh a ll be used a s a n a ir receiv er u nl ess
requ irement s of R egu la ti on 6 p ara g ra p h 1.

it

conf orms

to the

Acid Bl ow C a ses (Acid Eggs)


23 . Acid li nes for a cid blow ca s es s ha l l b e provid ed with ch e ck v a lv es to
prev en t a cid bei ng dra w n in to th e a ir lin es a fter the pres su res ha s b een t ak en off
the lin es.
24 . Ai r l in es for a cid
blo w ca se s, u nl es s design ed to w it hsta nd th e
ma x i mu m pressu re of the a ir su pp ly, sh a ll b e equ ipped w ith :
a . pres sur e red ucin g va lv es b etween the
v essels ; an d

b. p ressu re ga uges a nd safe ty


betw een th e redu cin g va l ves an d th e v ess els.

relief

main a i r lin es a nd the


va lv es or ru ptu red di scs

25 . Ai r l ines for pres su re ves sels sh a ll be drai ned b efore the ai r is a dmitted
for b low ing a cid s or oth er ch emi cal s w hich gen era tes hea t as a res ul t of rea ctio n
wi th wa t er.
26 . Pa rticu la r ca re sha l l be tak en th a t wa ter is n ot a cci den ta lly du mp ed or
pu mp ed in to a cid blow ca ses con t a ini ng a cid, in order to av oi d p oss ibl e ru p ture
of th e v ess el s from chemi ca l rea cti on .
27 . W here a cid bl ow ca ses a re l oca t ed in pi ts, th e p its shal l be k ept dry, s o
tha t poss ib le leakag e fro m th e ves sels w il l no t comb ine w ith w a ter a nd a tta ck the
out sid e su rfa ce of fi ttin gs of the v essels or form tox i c va p ors o r fum es.
28 . Acid blo w ca se s sha ll be ex a mi ned period ica ll y b oth extern a ll y an d
in terna l ly a nd t ested frequ entl y for leak s .
29 . B efor e a cid bl ow ca ses a re exa min ed in terna l ly :
a . the v essels sh a ll b e compl etely dra in ed, a nd th orou gh ly w a sh ed and
v enti la ted ;

b. a cid a nd air inlet li nes s hall be b la n k ed off or th e i nlet v a lves


lock ed in th e closed p osi tion ; a nd
c . wa rnin g si gn s sh all be p ro mi nen tly di spl a y ed to in d ica te tha t ther e
a re w ork ers in side th e v essel s .
30 . Ea ch w ork ers in specti ng o r rep a irin g in teriors
be prov id ed wi th, a nd s ha ll u se:

of a cid blo w ca ses sh a ll

a . a sa fety b elt a tta ch ed to a li fe lin e, w it h th e fr ee en d of th e li ne


hel d by ano ther w ork er sta ti oned o utsi de, w ho sh a ll be in a tten da nce th e wh ole
time ; and
b. su ita b le protectiv e cl othin g
a nd eq uip men t con formin g t o th e
requ irement s of C ha pter 8 3.
31 . O nl y electric la mp s of a n off icial ly ap prov ed expl osio n- proo f
be used d uri ng the i nsp ection a nd rep air o f a cid bl ow ca ses.

ty pe sha ll

32 . W here a ci d blow ca ses a re l ea d l in es, a deq ua te provisi on sh a ll be ma d e to


protec t w ork er again st l ea d p ois oni ng .

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RE G ULATI ON 11 .- RE FRI G ER AT ION TA NKS


Refrig era tor R ooms
1 . Fa ctory rooms in which refrig era tion ta nk s a nd
ot her
refri gera ti ng sy ste m are perma nen tly inst a lled a n d opera ted sh a ll :
a.
b.
the refri gera te
c.

b e prov ided w ith ti gh t-fi tti ng doors ;


n ot ha ve pa rti tion s or op ening s th a t wil l permit
to oth er pa rts of the bu ild in gs ; a nd
b e prov id ed wi th me ch a ni cal mea ns of v ent i la ti on.

pa rts of a

th e pa s sa g e of

I ns ta lla tion
2 . N ot mor e th a n tw o refrig era tion ta nk s sha ll be loca ted on e a bov e th e
oth er wi thi n the same fl oor area betw een fl oor an d cei ling.
Op en Fl a me s
3 . A ll
el ect ri cal equ ipmen t sha ll b e o f a n off i ciall y a pp rov ed ex plo sion proof type, a nd n o fl a me -p rodu ci ng dev ices or hot s urfa ces abou t 42 5 C (8 0 0 F)
sh a ll be permi tt ed
i n rooms in w hich refri gera ti on ta nk s a re i nsta lled an d th e
qu a n tity of refri gera n t in the refrig era tion sy stem ex ceed s 5 k g. p er 10 0 m3 . (3 lb .
per 1 , 0 00 c. ft .) of room v olu me for but a ne, etha n e, i sob uta n e a nd p ropa n e, 1 0
k g . per 1 00 m.3 (6 lb . p er 1, 00 0 cu . ft .) for et hy l ch lorid e, 1 1 k g . p er 10 0 m. 3 (7
lb . p er 1 , 0 00 cu . ft .) for meth y l fo rma t e a nd 16 k g. p er 1 00 m. 3 ( 10 lb . per 1, 0 00
cu .ft . ) for methy l ch lo ri de.

Ma teri a ls
4 . A ll ma terials used in the conn e ction a nd i ns tal la ti on of re frigera ti on ta n k s
sh a ll b e su ita b le for th e refri gera n ts
u sed an d ca pa bl e of wi ths ta nd ing th e
ch e mica l a cti on of th e refri gera n ts or th e oil s, o r the co mb ina tion of b oth .
Ga ug e Gl a sses
5 . L iq u id l evel ga uge glass es for refrig era tio n ta n k s ex cep t of th e b u ll s - ey e
ty pe shal l be fi tt ed wi th a u toma tic- clos ing sh u t- off va lv es.
S top Va l ves
6 . R efrig era tio n t a nk s sha ll be equ ipp ed wi th stop va lv es:
a . a t ea ch outl et pipe, w h en the refri gera ti ng sy stem con tai ns 1 0 k g .
(20 lb .) and les s th a n 50 kg . (1 00 lb .) of refri gera ti on; or
b. at ea ch inlet a nd ea ch o utlet p ipe wh en th e refri gera ti ng sy stem
co n tai ns 5 0 k g. (10 0 lb .) or mor e of refrig era n t.
P ressu re Rel ief Dev i ce
7 . R efri gera ti on ta nk s which ma y b e s hu t off b y va lv es fro m a ll oth er p arts of
the refri gera ti ng sy ste m s hal l be eq uip ped w ith :
a . at l ea st tw o press ure relief va lv es o r on e press ure reli ef v a lv e in
pa ra l lel w ith a ru pture me mb er, w h en th e cap a city of the ta nk exce ed s 14 0 li ters
(5 c. f.) the cap a city of the ta nk ex ceed s 1 5 cm . ( 6 i n. ) ; o r
b. a p ressu re reli ef dev ice o r a fu sib le p lug, w hen t he ca pa city of th e
ta n k d oes n ot ex ceed 14 0 l iters ( 5 cu . ft .).

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8 . Press ur e relie f devi ces fo r refrig era tion ta nk s s ha l l, w here pra cti cab le,
be conn ected directly
to t he
v essels a n d sha ll b e pla ced a bov e th e l iqu id
refri gera n t l evel .
9 . P res sure relie f v alv es an d fu si ble plu gs for refri gera ti on ta nk s sh a ll b e
prov id ed with di scha rg e pip es lead in g d irectly and sepa ra t ely to t he out sid e o f
the buil di ng, with th e ou tsid e ou tlet s so loca ted a s to p reven t p erson s fro m
bei ng su bj ected to a ny irrita ti ng or tox i c fu me s or v ap ours .
10 . P ressu re reli ef va lv es a nd fu sible p lugs
for
refrigera t ion
ta n k s
co n tai ni ng a mmonia or su lfur di ox ide sha ll b e disch a rged in subs ta nti a l ta nk s tha t
a re of the clos ed type o r a re p rovi ded wi th h inged cov ers, used for no p urp ose
ex cep t a b sorp tion o f th e refrig era nt s, a nd con tain ing n ot l ess t ha n :
a . 8 liter s of wa ter for a kg . o f a mmon ia (1 g al . /lb .)
in
the
refri gera ti ng sy ste m w h en a mmonia is u sed a s a refrig era n t; o r
b. 8 li ters of dichroma te brine fo r a kg. of su lfur diox id e ( 1
gal . /l b. ) in th e refri gera ti ng sy st em, wh en su lfur diox id e i s u sed a s a refrigera n t.
RE G UL ATI ON 12 .- IN STA LLATI O N, OP ERAT I O N A ND
MA IN TE NA NC E OF A I R C OMP RE SSOR S
I ns ta lla tion
1 . Air co mp res sors sh all be in sta l led on fi rm fou n d a tion a nd secur el y
fa sten ed i n pla ce.
Ma chi ne Gua rd in g
2 . Al l mov ing pa rts o f air co mp ressors sh all b e sa fe -g ua rd ed in a ccord a nce
wi th the prov is ions of R eg ula ti on 62 to 6 7, rela ti ng to p rime mov ers .
P ressu re -L imiting Dev ices
3 . Air comp res sors sha ll b e eq ui pp ed wit h auto ma ti c me ch a n isms w h ich wi ll
stop the ai r compres sing op era tio n b efor e t he discha rg e press ur e ex ceeds t he
a llo wa b le ma x i mum.
4 . El ectri ci ty -op era ted pres sure - limiti ng d evi c es on ai r comp ressor s sha ll be
so d esig ned a nd con stru ct ed th a t t he el ect ri c con ta cts ca n not lock or fu se in a
pos itio n wh ich will ca us e
t he comp res s ors to con tin ue its air- co mp ressin g
opera t ion .
S peed Gov ern ors
5 . Un load ers and g overnor con tr ols on a ir co mp res sors sha ll be in spe cted
freq u entl y a nd regula rl y a nd sh a ll b e ma i nta ined i n good w ork in g con di tion .
L ub ri ca tion
6 . Ai r-co mp ressor sh all be lubrica ted w ith j ust suff icien t oil to fu rni sh
sa ti sfa cto ry l ub rica tion a n d avoi d ca rry -ov er to int ercool ers, receiv ers an d other
pa rts of th e sy st em.
C oolin g
7 . W here a ir- co mp res sor cy li nd ers a re eq uipp ed w ith w a ter- coo ling ja ck ets, a
v isib le ind ica tio n of wa ter fl ow s sh a ll be prov id ed.

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8 . I n tercool er s a nd a ftercoolers sha ll b e d esig n ed an d const ru cted


wi ths ta nd sa fel y the ma xi mu m pressu r e in t he a ir d ischa rg e p ipi ng .

to

Air Inta k e a n d Di scha rg e Pipin g


9 . A ir i ntak es fo r a i r compresso r s s ha l l be loca ted at a p la ce w h ere th e a ir is
a s pure a nd clea n a s possib le and fr ee from a ny fl a mma bl e or tox ic g a ses or fum es.
10 . Ai r- discha rg e pipi ng fro m a i r compress ors sh a ll, if it ca n rea ch h igh
te mpera tu res, b e prov id ed with in sul a ting c ov ers wh ere ex pos ed to cont a ct w it h
wo od or oth er comb us tib le ma teria l .
11 . I f ne cessa ry, a n o il sepa ra t or sh a ll be in st a lled
betw een th e co mp resso r a nd th e a ir recei ver.

at

con ven ien t

poi nt

Va l ves
12 . W here
co mp ressors :
a nd

stop

v alv es

a re

in stall ed

in

air

a . the val v es sh a ll b e ea si ly accessi ble

discha rg e

pipi ng

from

a ir

for i ns pection a nd clea n ing ;

b. on e
or
more s a fet y va lv es s ha l l b e in st a lled b etw een the
co mp ressor a nd the stop va lv e.
13 . S tea m or ga s su p ply li nes t o stea m- driv en or ga s-d riv en ai r c ompress ors
sh a ll b e provi ded wi th a ma nu a lly - opera b le th ro ttle va lv e i n a readi ly a ccessi ble
loca tio n.
14 . Comp res s or val ves s hal l b e ins pected fr eq u entl y and reg u la rly, an d leak y
v a lv es sh a ll b e repa i red o r re p la ced .
S ta rting of C ompres s ors
15 . When sta rtin g a n air comp ressor, th e dra i n cock s on the comp ress or
cy l ind ers an d on the pip e lead in g to th e a ir rec eiv er s ha l l b e op en.
C lea n ing of C ompres sors
16 . W here ai r compres sors are used regu la rly o r freq uen tly, th e in terior of
co mp ressor cy li nders, va lv es, disch a rge pipes a nd re ceiv ers shou ld b e clea n ed
a t l ea st on c e a w eek .
17 . N o l iquid ot h er tha n the oi l s pecifi ed by th e mak er of t he co mp ressor
sh a ll be introd uced in to air- compress or cyl in ders or con nec ted pipi ng .
RE G ULATI ON 1 3 .- C OM P RE SS ORS FOR E XPL OS IV E ,
I NF LA M M A BL E OR NOXI OUS GA SES
S co pe
1 . C ompress ors fo r ex p losive, fl a mma b le or n ox iou s ga s es sha ll comp ly wi th
the prov is ion s of this regu la ti on.
C onst ru ction
2 . Th e ma teria ls used in th e con stru ction of the co mpress or sh all b e ca pa b le
of off erin g ad eq ua te resi sta n c e to the ch emi ca l a ct ion s of the ga ses to be
co mp ressed , a n d thei r impu riti es .

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3 . Ev ery compress or, w hen con s tru cted o r so ld, sh a ll b e a ccompa nied by a
cer t ifi ca te sh owi ng a ll the tech n ica l sp ecifi ca tion s u sed in the tech ni ca l sp eci fi ca tion s u sed in the ma n ufa ctu re of th e parts sub je ct to pressu r e of th e ga ses, i n
a ccord a nce wi th th e mak er s n umber pla te aff ix ed on th e co mpress or.
4 . T h e certifi ca te referred t o i n pa rag raph 3 shal l a l so co nta i n the resu lts of
a ll th e con tr ol tests ca rried ou t d uri ng th e ma n ufa cture of th e ma t eria l a n d the
co n st ru ction of th e co mpres sor.
5 . T h e certifi ca te ref erred to in pa rag rap h 3 shal l a ccompa ny the c omp ressor
du ring i ts w h ole l ife.
C omp ressor Record s
6 . E v ery compress or o wner sh all k eep a co mp ressor ma int ena n ce reg ister i n
wh ich sha ll b e n oted
under
th e correspon d ing da t es a ll t est s, i ntern a l
a nd
ex terna l ex a min a tion s, clea nin gs a nd rep a irs un dertak en on th e co mp ressor. T he
regi ster sha ll be submitted on requ est to th e off icia l in sp ecto r or oth er comp eten t
a ut horit y.
I ns pection a nd Testi ng
7 . C ompress ors sha ll be i nsp ect ed, i ntern ally an d ex terna l ly, by q ua l ifi ed
in spectors a ccep ted by c ompet ent a uth ority :
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

d u ri ng cons truc tio n;


on th e occa s ion of ev ery test ;
b efo re bei ng pl a ced in servi ce a fter in sta lla tion ;
before being pl a ced i n s erv i ce, a fter recons tructio n o r repa i r and
p eriod ica lly a t in terv a ls not ex ce ed ing twel ve mon th s.

8 . N o new compres s or shall b e d eliv ered or tak en i nto us e with out h a v ing
un derg on e adeq ua te te s ts by a n exp ert a ccepted by comp eten t au thori ty.
9 . T h e t est pres s ure for ea ch stage of co mp ressi on sh a ll b e 1 .5 t imes t he
ma x i mu m permissibl e w ork ing pres sure of the stag e .
10 . T he ta st e s ha l l be repea ted a fter ev ery su bs ta n tia l a ltera t ion or rep air of
the co mp ressor.
11 . C ompress ors w hich up on in specti on o r testin g a re foun d u n sa fe for us e,
a re not provi ded wit h the fi ttin g s
n e ces sa ry for sa fe op era tion , or h a v e t he
fi ttin gs imp rop erl y arra ng ed, sha l l n ot b e opera ted u nti l th e co mp ressors a nd thei r
fi ttin gs are p ut into a c on di tion to ensu re sa fety of op era tion .
Ma rki ng s
12 . Ev ery co mp ressor sha ll b ea r, eith er on the me ta l itsel f o r on ta b let
a ff ix ed by riv etin g or w eld in g, th e foll owi ng id en tifi ca tion ma rk s:
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

n a me of ma nu fa cturer ;
y ea r of ma nu fa c ture;
pres su re of initi a l tes t;
ma xi mu m permissibl e w orking pressu re ;
and
t yp e of g a s for wh ich the comp res sor is des ign ed .

Emergen cy S tops
13 . P rov isi ons s ha ll be ma d e to all ow the compress or to be s topp ed from a
sa fe p la ce .

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S a fety Va l ves
14 . Sa fe ty v a l ves sha ll be so arra n ged th a t:
perso ns;

a . ga s es ca p in g from th em can not ca u se

an y exp losi on or in ju ry to

b. th eir g ood wo rk ing ord er can b e v eri fi ed


v a lv e w h ile the co mpresso r is in op era tion .
15 . I f sa fe ty v a lv es are i na u dib le wh en in
in sta lla tion sh all be prov id ed wi th a n a udib le a l a rm.

w ith out

a ctio n,

da ma g e
th e

to

the

co mp ressor

Au toma tic C on trols


16 . Co mp ressors sh a ll be fi tted wi th a u toma t ic d evi ce s w hich wi ll a ctiv a te
a la rm si gna ls a nd sto p c om pres sin g o pera ti ons:

press ure .

a . w h en there i s a sho rt a ge of ga s su p ply t o th e comp ressor ; an d


b. before the dis ch a rge press ure ex ce ed s th e ma xi mu m a llo wa b le

17 . Ev ery conn ec tion for ch a rgi ng co mpressed ga s cyl in ders sh a ll b e


fi tted with a d evi ce w h ich w ill prev ent t he g as from fl ow in g ba ck fro m an y
cy l ind er if the press ure i n t he fi l ling pip ing fal ls bel ow tha t in th e cyl in der.
RE G ULATI ON 1 4 - C Y LIND ER S FOR C OM PRE SSE D LI Q UE FIED A ND
D I SSO LV E D G ASES
C onst ru ction
1 . Cy li nd ers for comp ressed , liq u efi ed a n d d issol v ed g ases, th eir fi tti ng s a nd
a tta chmen ts s hall b e:
a . so d esig ned a s to be s uit a ble for th e particu la r ci rcu ms ta nce s of
thei r u se: a nd
b. of suff icien t st ren g th to sus ta in th e i nter na l pressu r es to wh ich th ey
wi ll norma ll y be s ub jec ted.
2 . C y lin ders for co mp ressed , liq ui fi ed a nd diss olv ed g a ses sh a ll be of good
qu ali ty ste el free fro m in ju riou s d efe cts, a nd of a d equ a te th ick nes s and w eig ht in
co n formity with the s pecifi ca tion s esta b lish ed by co mpe ten t a uth ority.
3 . Ev ery cy linder, w hen con stru cted o r sol d, sha ll b e cov ered by a certifi ca te
sh owi ng compl ia nce wi th th e sp ecifi ca tion s referred t o i n para g ra ph 2 of th is
regu la ti on.
4 . T he certi fi ca te referred to in pa rag raph 3 sh all be ob ta in able from eit her
the cy l ind er ow ner or th e ma nu fa ct ur er duri ng th e w hol e life of th e cy lin der
C ylind er R ecords
5 . Ev ery cyl inder ow n er sh a ll k eep a cy lin der ma i nten a n ce regi ster in
wh ich sha ll b e n oted u n der the correspo nd ing da tes a ll tests, i ntern a l an d ex terna l
ex a mi n a tion s, cl ea ni ng s an d repa i rs u nd ertak en on th e cylin der.
6 . T h e regis ter herein before referred to s ha ll be p rodu ced on req u est of the
in spector or oth er compet en t au th ority .
I ns pection a nd Testi ng

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by

7 . C y lin d ers s ha l l be in spec ted a nd tes ted by qu a lifi ed i nsp ector s a ccep ted
c omp eten t a u tho ri ty :

a . b efore b eing p la ced in serv ice for t he fi rst time ;


b. before being pl a ced i n s erv i ce a fter repa i rs; and
c . p eri odi ca lly, at in terval s to be deter min ed by co mp etent a ut horit y
wi th d ue rega rd to th e na ture of the ga s fo r w hich th e cy lin der i s u sed : Prov id ed,
tha t such int erv als sh all n ot ex ceed two yea rs in th e ca se of cy lin d ers for
co rr o siv e ga ses and fi v e y ea rs in the ca se of cy li nd ers for ot her g a ses.
8 . T h e tes ts tha t cy lin ders , other th a n a cety len e cy lin d ers , shal l un derg o in
co n formity w ith para grap h 7 s hall comp rise:
a . a hy d ra uli c press ure t est ;
b. a tes t of th e w eig ht; a n d
c . a t est of the cu bi c ca p a city
9 . T h e hy dra ulic test p ressu re sh a ll b e 1.5
wo rk ing pres su res:

t imes t he ma xi mu m p ermis sible

P rovided , tha t th e tes t p ressu re sh a ll ex ce ed the ma xi mu m p ermis sible


wo rk ing pres su re by a t lea st 1 kg ./ cm. 2 (15 lb ./ sq. in. ).
10 . C ylin ders which a re sh ow n by in spe cti on o r te stin g to b e un sa fe for u se,
a re n ot prov ided wi th the fi ttin gs nece ss a ry for sa fe o pera ti on , or ha v e th e fi t tings
improp erly arra nged , sh a ll not be pla ced i n s erv i ce un til the cy li nd ers a nd th eir
fi ttin gs ha v e been put int o a con di tion su ch a s to en su re sa fety of opera ti on.
Fitti ng s
11 . Every cy li nd er sh a ll be prov id ed w it h:
a . a dev ice t ha t prev ents d a mage to the botto m of th e cy linder; a n d
b. a p rotec tiv e ca p or oth er eq ui val ent prote c tion for th e v alv e.
12 . T he prot e cti v e ca p sha l l ha v e a v ent of su ch siz e a s to prev ent a ny ga s
press ure a ccu mu lati ng in sid e th e cap.
13 . For parts of va lves a nd oth er fi tt ing s, on ly su ch ma teria l s sh a ll be u sed
a s are not a tta ck ed b y the con t en ts of the cy li nd er.
14 . Co pp er a nd a ll oy s con ta i ning copp er sha l l not be u sed for pa rts or
fi ttin gs on cy l ind ers for liq ue fi ed a mmon ia or a mmon ia dis solv ed un d er pressur e.
15 . A ll fi ttin gs of cy lin ders for ox ygen a nd oth er ox id izi ng g a ses sh all be k ept
fro m oil or g rea se.
16 . For a ll i nfl a mma b le ga s es th e con n ecti on- screw
ha n d ed , and for a ll other ga ses sh a ll be ri gh t- ha n ded .

th rea d sha ll be left-

Ma rki ng s
17 . On every cy lin der th e follow ing p a rticul a rs sha ll
du rabl e an d ea s ily vi sible ma nn er:
a . o wn er s na me;
b. regi stered nu mb er;
c . d esig na ti on of th e ga s to be ch a rged ;
d. w eigh t w h en emp ty
e . da te o f test u n derta k en ; and
f. permiss ibl e ma ximu m ch a rgi ng pres sure .

be

ma rk ed

in a

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18 . Ev ery cy linder for l iq uefi ed ga ses sha ll b e d ura b ly ma rk ed i n an ea s ily


v isib le ma n ner, in a dd iti on to th e pa rticu la rs men tion ed in p a ra grap h 17 , wi th
the permiss ibl e ma x imu m wei gh t of t he ch a rge of the g a s for w hich th e cy li nd er
is design ed.
19 . Every cy li nd er for co mp ressed ga ses, sh all be du ra bl y ma rk ed in a n
ea sil y v i sib le ma nn er, in a dd itio n to th e pa rt icula rs men tion ed i n p a ra gra p h 1 7,
wi th the cu b ic capa city.
20 . Ma rk i ng s sha ll to be cu t in to the m eta l of the cy linder u nles s sp eci al
rein for cem ent ha s b een prov id ed for t he p u rp os e.
C olors
21 . C yli nd ers for compres s ed, li qu efi ed and d isso lv ed ga ses sh all be ma rk ed
for th e p u rp ose of th e id enti fi ca ti on of th eir co nten t s, w ith diff eren t col ors as
follow s:
C olor Group A for a cety l ene;
C olor Group B for all other fl a mmabl e ga ses ;
C olou r C for ox y gen ;
C olor D for ni trogen ; a nd
C olor E for a ll oth er n on- fl a mma b le ga ses .
22 . Co lor ma rk i ng s fo r disti ng ui shi ng cy li nd ers for oth er purp oses sha ll n ot
be allow ed .
C ha rg ing
23 . C y linders for co mpress ed g a ses s ha l l no t be cha rg ed abov e th e max imu m
permiss ibl e cha rg ing pressu re ma rk ed on the cy li nd er.
24 . C ylin ders for liq uefi ed ga ses s ha ll n ot b e so ch a rged tha t th e ra tio
betw een th e cub ic cap a ci ty of the cy li nd er a nd the weigh t of t he ch a rge is less
tha n t ha t a pp roved by th e comp eten t a u thori ty of th e ga s i n q ues tio n.
25 . B efor e b ei ng cha rg ed ev ery cy li nd er sh a ll be:
a . ca refu lly exa min ed a t th e cha rg in g sta ti on
to ensu re th a t i f
co mp lied i n all respe cts wi th the prov is ion s of the reg u la tion ;
b. comp letel y emp tied befor e it is pa ssed for ch a rgin g ; an d
c . freed of all foreig n b odi es .
26 . C yl ind er fo r li qu efi ed g a ses w ith a criti cal tempera tu re ex c eedi ng 40 C.
(10 4 F.) sh a ll, w ith a view to av oid fl ui d p ressu re a t a cha rg in g temp era ture of 4 0
deg rees C. (1 04 d egrees F.) onl y be cha rg ed to 95 percent of th eir cu bic cap a ci ty.
27 . C y li nd ers for liq uefi ed ga ses sh a ll be weigh ed d uri ng ch a rgi ng , a nd to
be certa i n no overch a rgi ng oc curred, s hall u nd ergo cont ro l w eig hi ng .
Ha nd ling and Stora g e
28 . C yl in ders sh all be a deq u a tely protec ted agai nst ex cessiv e va ria ti ons of
te mpera tu re, d ire ct su n lig ht a nd cont inu ou s d a mp nes s .
29 . S to rag e i nside fa ctory b u ild ing s of ch a rg ed cy lin d ers sha ll be limited to:
a . 5 5 m . 3 (2, 00 0 c. f. ) of cy lin der ca pa ci ty
w h en is ola ted fro m
opera t ion s or fro m oth er stora g e by fi re-resi stin g pa rtit ion s or by di sta n ce o f n ot
less th a n 3 (1 0 ft. ) or

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b. 17 0 m .3 (6 , 00 0 c .f. ) o f cy li nd er ca pa cit y
room s w ith wa ll s of fi re- re sis ting ma t eria ls.

wh en

sto red

30 . C ylin ders shal l be seg reg a ted for stora g e a ccord in g to


emp ty cy linders sha ll be s tored apa rt fro m ch a rg e cy lin d ers .

i n sepa ra te

ty pe of ga s, a nd

31 . C ylin d ers sh all be:


a . s ui tabl y pla ced or s e cu red to p reven t fa l lin g or roll ing ; a nd
b. k ep t aw a y from rad ia to r, an d o ther sou rce s of h ea t.
32 . C ylin d ers sh all not be pl a ced :
a . in or nea r ga ng w a y s, sta i rwa y s, el eva tor i nst a lla ti ons
pla ce s w here mov ing ob jec ts ma y strik e or fa ll ag ain st th em ;
b. nea r hi gh ly fl a mma ble s ub stan ces ; or
c . ad ja cent to a n a i r in tak e .

or

oth er

33 . S to reroo ms sha ll:


a . be prov id ed wi th a deq ua te ven til a tion fa cil i ties t o the outs id e a ir;

a nd

b. ha v e a n a d equ a te nu mber of exi ts w ith rega rd to th e qua nt ity


a nd n a tu re of th e ga ses s tor ed.
34 . C y li nd ers , to geth er w ith th eir v al ves an d o ther fi t ting s
an d
id enti fi ca ti on co lors ma rk i ng s, s ha ll al wa y s be ma in tain ed in g ood con di tion .

the

35 . T h e d eca n ting and empty i ng of cy linders ch a rged wi th l iq uefi ed gas es


sh a ll not be ha sten ed by di rectl y hea tin g th e cy lin d ers w ith op en fi re or fl a me,
bu t o nly by h ea ting w ith sp eci a lly d esig ned electric hea ters, w ith d a mp clot hs or i n
a wa ter or air ja cket .
36 . Th e con ta ct temp eratu re of the hea ting dev ices permitt ed
35 sh a ll not ex ce ed 4 0 deg reesC. (10 4 deg rees F. )

in pa ragrap h

37 . T h e va lv es o f the cy lind ers s ha l l b e closed i mmedia tely a fter empt yi ng .


T ra nsp ort
38 . C ylin ders shal l be tra ns ported so a s not to proj ect bey on d th e sid es or
end s o f the veh icles in w hi ch th ey a re tra n sp orted.
39 . Ad eq u a te p reca uti ons s hall b e tak en to p rev en t cy lin ders from fa lling off
the veh icle a nd from bein g sub jected to rou gh u sa ge, ex ces siv e sh ock s o r loca l
stre ss .
40 . N o cy li nd er sha ll be mov ed by a lifti ng magn et .
41 . W hen cy lin ders a re mov ed by cra n e, a prop erly
su ita ble sl ings sha ll be u sed .

d esig ned

cra d le wi th

Ace ty len e Cyl in ders


42 . I n a ddit ion to co mply i ng w ith the p ro vi sion s o f pa ragrap hs 1 to 4 1
in cl usi v e, of thi s Regu la ti on, cy li n d ers for di ssolv ed a cet yl en e s ha ll also comp ly
wi th the prov is ions of p ara g ra p h 43 to 51 in cl usi v e.
43 . N ew cy lin ders for disso lv ed a cety l ene sha ll b e exa min ed b y a qua lifi ed
in spector a cc ep ted b y co mp e tent a uth ority to see th a t th e cy linder
ha s been
prop erly cha rg ed wi th porou s ma ss a nd a ceton e .

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44 . For th e p urp ose of pa ra g raph 43 th e i nsp e ctor sh a ll v eri fy the weigh t of


the cy l ind er w hen empt y a nd w hen cha rg ed wi th porou s ma ss a nd a ceton e .
45 . Period ica l tes ts of cyli nd ers for d iss olv ed a cet yl ene sha l l i nclu de:
a . a n ex tern a l exa min a tion ;
b. v erifi ca tion tha t th e cy lin d er is co mp letely fi l led w ith p orous ma s s;
a nd

c . v erifi ca ti on of the w eigh t of the cy li nd er tog ether wi th th e porou s


ma s s a nd a cet one .
46 . Defi ci encies in the w eigh t of th e p orou s ma ss
co rr ected b efo re th e cyl in ders are a ga i n ta k en in to serv ice .

a nd a ceton e sha ll be

47 . T h e p orous ma s s sh a ll :
a . co mpl et ely fi ll th e cyl in der;
b. be so co mpos ed tha t it;
of a ll co mp on ents ;

I . ca n be test ed a t al l time s wi thou t di ff icu lty a s to th e presen ce


I I . does not sep a ra te ou t; a nd
I II . ret a in s it s p hy sica l a nd che mica l prop erties un cha nged ;

solv en t;
us a ge; a nd

c . n ot a tta ck ed th e cy linder;
d. n ot form h a rmfu l comp ounds ei ther wi th a cety lene or w it h the
e . n ot subsi de or for m da n gerou s ca v ities , ev en a fter lo ng a nd roug h

f. eff ec tiv ely prev ent the sp read t hrough the con t ents of th e cylind er
of a n y exp los iv e decomp osi tion of th e a cety l ene.
48 . E very fi rm ch a rgi ng a cy lin der for diss olv ed
reco rd of ev ery cylinder ch a rge sh owi ng :

a cety l ene

s hal l k eep a

a . t he d a te o f ea ch ch a rging of th e cy linder;
b. th e dat e of ea ch a dd iti on of aceton e or p orous ma ss;
c . th e da te a nd res ul t of ea ch ex a mi na ti on.
49 . Th e record s re ferred to in p a ra grap h 48 shal l b e a v ail abl e to i nsp ec tion
by co mpeten t a uthority.
50 . Cop p er a nd a lloy s con ta in ing mor e tha n 70 per cent of cop per sh a ll no t b e
us ed for pa rts of fi ttin g s tha t ma y come in to cont a ct wi th a cetyl ene .
51 . A cet yl ene cy li nd ers sha l l b e kep t i n a n upri gh t
hou rs b efore b ein g t ak en in to u se.

po siti on for at l ea st 1 2

C H APT E R 8 3: SA FE T Y RULE S A ND REG ULAT I ONS PE RTA I NI NG TO


S TAT IONA RY E NGI NE S EL EC T RI C A L M AC HI NE RY A ND OT H ER C ON TR OLL ED
APPA RATUS
GE NERA L R ULE
Remov a l and R epla cemen t of Gu a rds
a . N o person or person s sha ll remov e or ma k e in eff ectiv e an y sa fety gua rd,
sa fety a ppl ia n ce, or device atta ched t o
ma ch in ery exc ep t for the pu rpo se of
immed i a tely ma kin g repai rs or ad jus tmen ts o r i mp rov e men ts; a nd a ny p erson
wh o remov e or ma k e ineff e ct iv e a n y sa fety g ua rd , sa fety a ppl ia n ce or dev i ce, for

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repa i rs or a dju st men ts or imp rov emen ts, s ha ll repla ce th e sa me i mm edi a tely up on
the comp leti on of su ch rep a irs or a djus tmen ts.
Empl oy er s R esp ons ibi lit y
b. Ev ery empl oy er or person ex ercisi ng direc tion or con trol ov er a n y p erson
wh o remov e su ch sa fety - g ua rd s, sa fety a pp lia n ce s o r d evi ces , or ov er a n y p ers on
for
wh ose
pro te ction it is d esig ned,
sh a ll
h av e th e s a fet y gu a rds, s a fet y
a pp lia nce s or devices so remov ed, promptl y and p roperl y rep la c ed .
c . Ev ery emp loy er or hi s a u thori zed rep res en ta tiv e sha ll h a v e the
respo nsi bil ity to a sk from
th e o ff ic e
or
off ic es
d uly auth oriz ed by the
gov ern men t, for period ica l in spectio n or ch eck u p of hi s s a fety- gu a rd, sa fety
a pp lia nce or devi ce, to see to it th a t they are in go od cond iti on a nd are
opera t ing eff ectiv el y. T h ese p eri odi ca l in specti ons mu st b e record ed g iv in g th e
da t e of i nsp ection, the na me a n d o ff ice of t he i ns pector an d other importa n t da ta .
Empl oy ee's R esponsi bi lity
d. Ev ery emp loy ee shal l u se al l s a fet y gu a rds, sa fety ap pl ia n ces or d ev i ces
furn ish ed for h is prote cti on a n d shal l b e res pon sib le for ca rryi ng ou t all s a fety
sta n da rd s w h ich may con cern or aff ec t hi s con du ct .
e . It sh a ll b e th e du ty of ev ery empl oy ee t o
a nd a ll h a za rd ous cond iti ons in th e p la ce of w ork .

rep ort

all u n sa fe ty pra ct ices

S ect ion 37 4. - RE GUL AT ION - 1. DE FI NI TI ON S


Pa ra g ra ph 1.- T h e term EN GI N E s ha l l mea n a ny mov i ng
ma ch in e w hi ch
co nv er ts a ir,
ga s, oil, st ea m or wa ter in to me cha nica l pow er, i ncludi ng
elec trica l
en ergy or mot or g enera tor, belt or gea r, re cip ro ca ting co mp ressors ,
pu mp s and bl ow ers.
Pa ra g ra ph 2. - T h e term HAZ AR DOUS sh all mea n th e loca ti on of a n o bject i s
so a cce ssi bl e a s to permit con ta ct wh ich may res ult in in ju ry.
Pa ra g ra ph 3. - T he term GUAR DED -EN C AS E D - ENC LO SE D - P RO TE C TE D sh a ll
mea n tha t t he ob ject i s so cov er ed, fen ced o r su rrou n ded tha t conta ct, w hich ma y
resul t i n inju ry, is remot e .
RE GULATI ON 2 .- OP ER AT ION
Pa ra g ra ph 1 .- W h en an en g ine is con ne cted directly w ith li ne sha fti ng or
remot e ma chin ery, n otic e s ha l l b e gi v en b y eff e cti v e al a rm or s ign a l before
eng in e is sta rted , to see tha t ev eryth in g is cl ea r.
Pa ra g ra ph 2 . - Fi xed ladders or stairs s ha ll b e prov id ed for a cc ess to su ch
emerg ency t hrottle s or s top va lv es tha t a re not op era ted from th e fl oor or o ther
a cces si ble pla ces .
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . Pl a tforms a nd wa lk s on en gi ne sh all h a v e ra il ing s a nd t oe boa rd s . T hi s ru le sh all a pp ly a lso to eng in e b ed alo ng s ide- conn e ctin g rod or
cro ssh ea d w h en it i s u sed a s a fo ot wa lk .
Pa ra g ra ph 4.- P ro vi sion s sha ll b e mad e for o ili ng engi ne bea ri ng s, jo urna ls,
ec cen tric s, cra n k pin s, etc . from ou tsid e th e g ua rd ra ili ng .
REG ULAT I ON 3 . - DE SI G N
Pa ra g ra ph 1 .- En gin es sha l l h a v e all ex pos ed
wh eels ,
p u lley s,
cl ut ch es, cou p lin gs , coll a rs, belt s, s ha fti ng, k ey s, an d s et screw s g ua rd ed.

gea rs,

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Pa ra g ra ph 2. - Rec eiv er bet ween hig h p ressu re a nd i ntermedi a te a nd low


press ure cy li nd ers sha l l be protected b y on e or more sa fety v al ves of su ff i ci ent
ca pa city adju sted to rel ea se a t th e max imu m s a fe work i ng pres sur e of s uch
recei v ers . R eli eving ca pa ci ty of th e sa fety v a lv es sh a ll not be l ess th a n the
ca pa ci ty o f the liv e s tea m co nne ction to such recei v ers .
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . R ecei v ers sh a ll be prov id ed wi th pres s ure g a uges .
Pa ra g ra ph 4. E ff ectiv e sepa ra tors or a mple
ma i n stea m li ne a bov e th e th rot t le.

dra i ns s ha l l be pro vi ded in th e

Pa ra g ra ph 5. Jet con den ser s sha l l be provid ed wi th


break s to prev ent wa ter ent eri ng th e en gi ne cy li nd ers.

a uto ma ti c

va cu u m

Pa ra g ra ph 6 . Engi nes of 10 0 horse power or more, ex cept rev ersi ng en gin es


co nn ect ed to s hafti ng, co u p li ng s, or gea rs to a co nsta n t loa d sha ll be eq ui pp ed
wi th an a pp rov ed a utoma tic indep end ent sp eed l imit de v ice .
Pa ra g ra ph 7. Ea ch en g ine s hall be equ ip ped w it h a n eff ec tiv e g ov ernor
wh ich w ill a t a ll times a u toma t ica lly co n trol th e sp eed of th e en gi ne, ex cep t wh ere
the loa d itsel f acts a s a n eff ectiv e gov ern or. A ll fl y -b all go ver n ors sha ll be
equ ip ped w ith a n aut o ma t ic sto p to shu t off the su pp ly of stea m i n th e ev ent of
ma l fun cti on of th e gov ern or.
Pa ra g ra ph 8. Va l v e g ea rs of eng in es not cont ro lled by fl y -b all g overn ors
sh a ll b e so a rra nged, or other p rovi sion s ma de, tha t in th e even t of th e loa d b eing
remov ed, the en gin e wi ll stop if th e gov erno r fa il s t o fu nc tio n. A brok en bel t s top
wi ll b e cons id ered suff i ci ent for slid e or fo ur (4 ) va lv e en gi ne .
RE G UL ATI ON 4 .- M AI NT E NA NC E
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . Posi tiv e mea n s sha l l b e prov id ed fo r b lockin g and h old ing
immov a b le v erti cal a nd la rge horiz on ta l en gin es du ri ng ad ju stmen ts and rep a irs.
Pa ra g ra ph 2. (a ) A ll p a rts of th e eng in e room n ot a cc essible from th e fl oo r
a nd
requirin g a ttenti on mu st be prov id ed w ith adeq ua te ru nw a y s rough trea d
pla tfor m, or rou gh tread sta irwa y s.
(b) Toe-b oa rd sha ll b e p rov ided on el eva t ed pla tforms an d run wa ys .
(c)
W h ere stai rwa y s are n ot pra cti cab le, fi xed la dd ers mu st be
in sta ll ed, the rou nds o f w h ich s hall be n ot b e les s tha n 6 in ch es clea r from wal l or
co lumn . (T h e us e of meta l is strong ly ad v oca ted. )
Pa ra g ra ph 3. N o
repa irs mus t be ma de o n a n y v erti ca l or
ho ri zon ta l
eng in e, compress or or pu mp un til th e en gi ne ha s b een se curel y b lock ed, or oth er
prov is ion s ma d e to prev en t revol v ing or recip roca ting pa rts fro m tu rnin g ov er
a cci den ta ll y.
Pa ra g ra ph 4. Fl oors, st a irw a y s or pla t for ms in eng in e rooms w h ich h a ve a
tend en cy to b eco me sli p pery, s ha ll b e eq u ipp ed with rough s urfa ce pla te s or
trea ds .
Pa ra g ra ph 5 . I n eng in e rooms, all fl oors, a nd o pen in gs mu s t b e prot ected
by a s ub sta n tia l cov erin g or be
a d eq u a tely g ua rd ed by sta n da rd ra ilin gs a nd by
toe - boa rd s si x (6) in ch es h ig h.
Pa ra g ra ph 6. Fly wh eels of sta ti ona ry en gi nes, ga s eng in es, a i r co mp res sors,
elec trica l gen era tors a nd pu mp s mu st b e gua rd ed a s foll ow s:
(18 )

a . I f gua rd is at l ea st fi fteen (15 ) in ch es a nd n ot more tha n eig ht een


i nches in the cl ea r fro m ea ch sid e an d fa ce of t he w heel , a f en ce mu st be

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us ed a t lea s t three a nd on e
ha lf ( 3 1 /2) fee t hig h, con sisti ng of tw o ra ils , the
bot tom rail of which must b e a t poi nt eig hteen (1 8) in ch e s fro m the fl oor, an d n o
ra il sha ll
b e spac ed a g rea ter di sta n ce tha n tw en ty fou r (2 4) in ches b etw een
cen ters .
b. If gu a rd is less t ha n fi ft een (1 5) inch es in the clea r from ea ch si de,
a nd ea ch fa ce o f th e w h eel, a sub sta n tia lly su pp orted wi re ma sh or cl ose s lot
gu a rd w it h op eni ng n ot g rea ter th a n tw o (2 ) in ches in any d ire ct ion mu st b e
prov id ed at l ea st to th e top of th e wh eel if th e wh eel d oes not ex ten d ov er fi ve (5 )
fe et in h eig ht, and in no ca se s hal l t his gu a rd b e les s tha n t hree a nd on e- ha lf (3
1/ 2) feet h ig h. I f th e top of the w heel is more tha n fi v e (5) fe et h igh , th e gu a rd
mu st be a t lea s t fi v e (5 ) fe et h ig h.
c . A ll fl yw h eel pits mus t b e s urrou nd ed
six (6 ) i nch es h ig h.

with t oe -b oa rds n ot l ess tha n

d. I n ca se the a b ov e-meth od of p ro tect ion i s not d esi red, fl y -w heel s


mu st hou sed co mpl etely wi th su b s ta ntia lly supported wi re mesh , cl ose slot s o r
soli d ma teri a ls.
e . Wh ere it is n eces sa ry to mo ve fl y wh eels for sta rti ng, gua rd s ma y be
remov ed temp ora rily, b u t mu st be repla ced immedia tel y a fter su ch opera ti on is
co mp lete.
f. A ll rop e -d riv e wh eels a nd p ulley s from ma in engin e to j a ck- sha ft
mu st be cov er ed wi th sub sta n tial h ou sing to prev ent sl a sh ing of brok en rope .
Pa ra g ra ph 7. A ll cra n k a nd conn e ctin g rod s of cen t er-cra n k eng in es
a nd of hi gh speed si de- cra n k eng in es sh a ll b e eq uipped wi th a compl ete a n d
su bsta nti al meta l hou sing w hi ch ma y be provided w ith a gu a rd a t lea st fi ft een
(15 ) i nch es in t he clea r fro m th e cra nk pin and a t lea st th re e a nd one - ha lf (3
1/ 2) feet hi gh .
Pa ra g ra ph 8 . (a ) Tw o ex its sh a ll be prov id ed for ea ch eng in e room, s a id
ex its to read ily open from the ins id e wi tho ut the use of a key.
(b) In en gin e roo ms bel ow g round lev el a t lea st one (1)
ex it mu st b e isola ted from the en g ine room by a fi reproo f en closu re, the en tra n ce
of w hi ch must be p rovided w ith a do or a t fl oor lev el.
(c) All
engin e rooms sha ll b e prop erly v en ti la ted to
prev en t th e a ccu mul a tion of no xi ous va pors, od ors a nd fu mes .
Pa ra g ra ph 9 . (a ) A ll tren ch es, tun nel s, a nd pi ts i n engine room s an d
lea din g therefr om sha l l hav e prop er d rain a ge a nd v enti la ti on a nd be k ep t i n a
sa n ita ry cond i ti on.
(b) All pumps a n d sew age ta nk s i n eng in e rooms sha ll b e
tig htl y co vered a nd ven til a ted to th e ou tsi de a tmos ph ere, u sin g a v ent not less
tha n four (4) i nches i n d ia me ter, and s o l oca ted a s no t t o en da ng er th e sa f ety of
a ny on e i n th e v icinit y.
Pa ra g ra ph 10 . (a ) A ll trap s, d ra in s, and tra p dis cha rg es fro m
sh a ll be pip ed to a lin e, blo w- off ta nk or oth er sa fe pl a ces of d ischa rg e .

eng in e

(b) T he d isch a rge of all en gin e ex ha u st pipes mu st be


loca ted so a s n ot to en da nger t he s a fety of a n yo ne in the vi ci nit y.
Pa ra g ra ph 11 . Ev ery a mmon ia refri gera ti ng pla nt sh a ll ma i nta i n i n
goo d ord er a hel met or ma s k , or ot her si mi la r dev i ce ap prov ed by th e C ity Ma y or
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enter th e room in the presen ce of ex ces siv e a mmoni a fu mes , a nd th a t thi s dev ice
mu st be k ept in a clos e prox imity to th e en tra nce a nd on the out sid e of th e b ui ldi ng .
On ly q ua li fi ed p erson s s ha l l b e requ ired to enter the ro om.
Pa ra g ra ph 1 2. (a ) I f a n eng in e ha s a n ov er
h a ng ing
cra nk ,
a
sta n da rd ra ilin g s ha ll be p la ced n ot les s tha n fi ft een (1 5) in ches a nd n ot more
tha n twen ty (20) in ch es from the mov in g pa rts .
(b) I f th e engi ne is of th e cen ter -cra nk
gu a rd shal l be p rovided to protec t the sid e a nd pa tch of th e cra nk .
(c) Ta i l-road s sh a ll be en cl osed with
me s h w ork or other s uit able ma terial s in s uch a wa y a s to
co n ta ct wi th th e mo vi ng en d, or else sha ll b e g ua rd ed by
pla ced not l ess tha n fi fteen (1 5) in ches n or more th a n tw en ty
fro m any pa rt of the pa th of tra vel .

typ e, a meta l

s hee t meta l wire


prev en t a ccid en ta l
a sta nda rd ra ilin g
(2 0) in ch es aw a y

(d) Gov erno r pul ley s so loca ted th a t any


person in
performing hi s regu la r d u ties ma y co me in conta ct wi th th em, sh a ll be gu a rded by
mea n s of a so lid meta l pla te, pla ced n ot les s th a n one (1 ) in ch n or
more th a n 2
in ch es fro m the pull ey ha vi ng a dia meter a t lea st 4 in ch es grea t er tha n t ha t of th e
pu lley. Th e p la te sh a ll be rigi dl y sup p orted a nd sha ll be a rra ng ed so a s n ot to
in terf ere w ith in sp e ct ion , oi ling or opera t ion of a n y part of th e equ ip men t.
(e) Th e fl y - bal l gov erno rs s o l oca ted th a t a ny p erson, in
performing h is regu la r du ties, ma y co me in
conta ct
w ith th em, sha ll be
su rrou n ded by a sub sta n tia l gua rd or ba s k et, s heet meta l w ire mes h wo rk , o r
oth er su itab le materia l s o arra ng ed as t o preven t a ccid ent a l con ta ct w ith rot a ting
bal ls.
R EG ULAT I ON 5 .- GE A R S, FRI C T I ON D RI VE S, SP ROC KE TS
Pa ra g ra ph 1. (a ) All exp osed gea rs a nd dri ves sha ll b e co mp letely
enca s ed or sh a ll be gu a rded by a ba nd ex tend ing aro un d the fa ce, with si de fl a ng es
ex tend in g i nwa rd bey ond th e roots of teeth . Wh ere the is a s pok e h a za rd , gea rs
sh a ll b e enclos ed on th e exp osed sid e. N o gu a rd s ha l l be req ui red, h ow ever, on
a dj usti ng g ea rs w hich do n ot n orma lly rev olv e.
2 . All expos ed sprock ets sh a ll be comp letely en ca sed .
RE G ULAT I ON 6 . C LUTC H E S
Da n gerou s proje ction s wi thi n sev en (7) fe et of
sh a ll be compl etely en ca sed.

fl oors

on a ll clut ch es

R E GULAT I ON 7 .- VERTI C A L A ND I NC LIN ED BE LT S, R OPE S A ND C HA IN S


Pa ra g ra ph 1. All v ertical or incli ned bel ts w ith in six (6 ) fe et of fl oor or
pla tfor m lev el, a nd a ll pul ley s wi thi n sev en (7 ) feet of fl o or or pla tfo r m lev el sh a ll
be comp letely en closed or eff ectiv ely gua rd ed.
Pa ra g ra ph 2. I f the gu a rd i s w ith in 4 i nche s of bel t or pull ey, it sha ll ex tend
fro m fl o or or p la tform l evel to a hei gh t of at lea s t si x (6) feet, ex cep t a s foll ows :
(a ) i f the bel t come s th roug h th e fl oor a nd th e top of th e p ull ey is mor e tha n
fi ve (5) feet but not l ess th a n six (6 ) feet a b ove t he fl oor, the gua rd n eed n ot
ex tend ab ove poi nt mid w ay betw een the top of the pu lley a n d a hei gh t of 5 feet,
ex cep t th a t in no ca se s ha ll it ex tend l ess th a n 42 i nches ab ov e th e fl oor u nl ess it
co ver s the top a s w ell as sid e of th e belt a nd pul ley, in wh ich ca se there sh a ll b e
no requ irement a s to heigh t.
R EG ULAT I ON 8 . HORI Z ON TA L BE LT S, C HA I RS A ND ROPES

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W h enev er b elts a re referr ed to in th e fo llow in g sub - i tems the


requ irement s sha ll apply to cha i ns a nd ropes u sed for tra n smittin g pow er.
Pa ra g ra ph 1 .- A ll hori zon ta l b elts wi thi n 7 feet of fl o or
sh a ll be compl etely en closed or eff ect iv ely gua rd ed.

or

s a me

pla tfor m lev el

Pa ra g ra ph 2 .- W h ere both
run s of th e b elt a re wi thi n 6 fee t of fl oor or
pla tfor m lev el, th e gu a rd sh a ll ex tend a t l ea st 15 i nches a bov e t he upper ru n to a
hei gh t of a t l ea st 6 feet fro m th e fl o or. I n no ca se sh a ll the gua rd ex tend l ess
tha n 4 2 inch es ab ov e t he fl oor, how ev er, ex cept th a t if i t cov ers the top as w ell
a s al l s ides of th e b elt a nd p ull ey, there shal l b e n o req uire men t a s to h eig ht.
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . Wh ere th e up per run o f th e b elt is more
th a n 7 feet abov e
fl oor or pla t form lev el a nd th e low er run i s wi thi n 6 feet of th e fl oor, the p ul ley s
sh a ll be gu a rded on the sid es an d o uter fa ce to a hei gh t of 7 feet, and th e belt
gu a rd b etween the tw o pu lley s sh a ll ex ten d at lea st 1 5 in ch es ab ove th e ru n or to a
hei gh t of a t lea st 6 feet fro m t he fl o or. U nl ess t he gua rds ex tend a cros s the
in ner fa ce of ea ch p ull ey to a h eig ht of 7 fe et, th e gu a rd for the lo wer run of th e
bel t s ha ll be ca rried to th e sa me hei gh t with in 1 5 in ch es hori zon ta ll y fro m the rim
of eith er p ulley.
Pa ra g ra ph 4 . I f b oth run s o f th e b elt a re 6 f eet or more abov e fl oor or
pla tfor m lev el, the l ower run sh all b e gu a rded on th e s ides a n d bo ttom to a
hei gh t of 7 feet o r a t l ea st t o th e h eigh t of the upper ru n.
Pa ra g ra ph 5 . Wh ere p ulley s a re so loca ted a nd of such dimensi ons a s to
permit pa s sa g e betw e en th e upp er a n d low er ru ns of the b elt, th e sp a ce b etw een
the pu l ley s
s ha ll
be
co mplet ely ba rred o r sh a ll b e prov id ed wi th a
pa s sagew a y sub sta n tia l ly g ua rd ed on s id es an d top.
RE G UL ATI ON 9 . T RA NS M I SSI ON SHA F TI NG
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - Verti ca l a nd in cl in ed sha fts sha ll b e en ca s ed to a h eigh t o f a t
lea st 6 feet a b ove fl oor or fl a t for m lev el.
Pa ra g ra ph 2 .- H orizon ta l sha ft s wit hin 6 feet of
be comp letely en cased .

t he

fl oor or pla tfor m shal l

Pa ra g ra ph 3 .- S h a ft ing un der ben ch ma chi nes sha ll eith er b e c omp letel y


enca s ed or sha ll be p rov ided on th e exp os ed sid es wi th a g ua rd w h ich ex tend s from
the under sid e of ben ch top to th e lev el of t he b otto m o f the sh a ft , a nd which is not
wi thi n 6 i nches of t he s ha ft .
R E GULAT I ON 1 0 . SH A FT E ND S
Pa ra g ra ph 1.- A ny exposed sh a ft a nd w h ich proj ects mor e th a n 2 inch es
bey on d b ea ring or h u b and wi thi n 6 feet of fl o or or pla tform sh a ll ei ther be cut
off or s hal l b e g ua rd ed b y a s a fety sleev e.
RE G ULATI ON 1 1 . PR OJE C TI ON S OR RE VO LV I NG S HAFT S
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - T he foll ow ing s ha l l be con si dered da ng erous p rojection s,
rega rd less of loca ti on:
a . S et screw s, k ey s, b olts , oil cup s, o r simila r proje ctio ns, if n ot
wi thi n the pla ne of the rim of a p ul ley.
b. C ouplin g s c ont a ini ng protruding bolt s or n u ts;
c . B ro k en pu lley s a nd si mil a r rev olv ing parts;
d. Gea rs, p ini ons , or sp ro ck ets on t ra ns miss ion sh a fting, w hi ch a re
not ma shi ng w ith oth er g ea rs or ca rry ing a ch a in .

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Pa ra g ra ph 2 .- Pu ll eys w hi ch a re n ot ca rry in g b elts an d wh ich ha ve sp ok es


or ot her p rojections, ev en if these a re w it hin t he pla n e of th e rim of the pu ll ey,
sh a ll b e con sid ered da n g ero us p ro ject ion s w hen with in 6 feet o f fl oor or
pla tfor m lev el.
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . - A ll rev olv ing ob jects wh ich p roject b ey ond the pl a ne of the rim
of th e
pull ey, gea r, o r w heel sh all be gua rded b y cy l ind rica l sa fety s leev e s, by
me t al d iscs, or b y sta ti ona ry en closu r es.
Pa ra g ra ph 4 .- All p rojectin g k ey s in rev olvin g sh a fts
sha l l eith er be
ma d e fl u sh or sh all b e coun t ersu nk b enea t h the su rfa ce of the pa rt in to w hich th ey
a re in serted .
RE GULATI ON 1 2 . B ELT SH IF TE RS
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - Ea ch set of t igh t a nd lo os e pu ll eys shal l be p rov ided w ith a
perma nen t me ch a ni cal d evic e by mea n s o f w hich th e bel t ma y b e shi ft ed fro m one
pu lley to th e oth er w ith ou t tou ch in g the bel t w ith th e ha nd .
RE G ULATI ON 13 . RAT I NG S
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - Ea ch gen era tor o r mo tor sha ll be prov id ed w it h a na m epl a te .
For gen era tors the na me pla te s ha l l g iv e t he ma k er s n a me, the ra ting i n ki lo w a tts
or k ilov olt s -a mp eres, the n orma l v olts a nd a mperes
correspo nd ing
to
the
ra ting a nd th e revo lut ion s per mi nu te . For motors the na me - pla te sha ll gi ve th e
ma k er s n a me, t he ra tin g in v olts and a mperes in cludin g tho se fo r th e s e con da ry
of a wou nd rotor ty pe mo tor, th e normal ful l-l oad s peed a nd t he a ll owa ble
te mpera tu re rise .
R EG ULAT I ON 1 4 .- GUA RD I NG LI V E PA RTS
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - Mot or h a ving ex p osed ba red l iv e pa rts such a s, bru sh riggi ng,
co mmuta tors or collec tors rin g s, op era ting a t more t ha n 1 5 0 v ol ts to grou n d, a nd
a re n ot is ola ted by el ev a tion a t lea st 8 fe et ab ove th e fl o or l ine, s ha l l b e
prov id ed w ith a sui ta bl e perma n en t s creen s, cov ers , enclos ure s or other suita b le
gu a rds a rra ng ed so a s to prev ent perso ns or cond ucti ng ob ject s from coming or
bei ng brou gh t into conta ct with su ch li ve pa rts, an d sha l l a ls o be so a rra n ged a s
to p ermit read y a cces s to a u th orized perso ns for ma kin g n ece ssa ry ad jus tmen ts or
repa i rs.
T his ru les sha l l not require the gu a rdi ng of slip ri ng s of the w ou nd -rotor of
sy nch ro n ou s mo tors w h en th e rin gs a nd bru sh ri gg ing are loca ted in sid e the
bea ri ng bra ck et.
R E GULAT I ON 1 5 . - LOC ATI ONS
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - Gen era tors a nd mo to rs sh a ll b e in sta lled
fro m infl a mma ble ga s es or fl yin g comb us tibl e ma teria l s.

in

dry pla ces free

RE G ULAT ION 1 6 .- PR OT E C TIV E D E VI CES


Pa ra g ra ph 1. - M ot ors a nd genera tors sh a ll b e p ro te cted fro m ov er- loa d s b y
a pp rov ed typ e of sa fety control d evi ces .
R EG ULAT I ON 1 7 .- E MER GE NC Y STOP D E V I CE
Pa ra g ra ph 1 .- W h en th e n ea rest ma n ua l con t ro l dev ice of a motor is so
loca ted tha t i t is no t sa fety a nd qui ck ly a cce ss ibl e fro m th e l oca tion o f th e driv en
ma chi nery a su ita ble dev ice by w h ich the mo tor ma y b e qu ick ly st opp ed in ca s e

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of emergen cy sha ll be
nea r the driv en mach in ery.

prov ided an d i nst alled

in

on e or more loca ti ons a t or

RE GULATI ON 18 . - WA R NI NG S IG NS
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - T here
sho uld
b e con spi cu ou sly d is pla y ed a t all ma ch in es
driv en b y mot ors whi ch a re control led by fully au to ma tic sta rters, p erma n ent si gn s
givi ng w a rni ng s tha t th e ma chi nes a re a ut oma ti ca lly con trolled an d ma y s ta rt at
a ny t ime .
RE G ULAT I ON 19 .- GR OUN DI NG
Pa ra g ra ph 1 .- Expo sed no ncurren t- ca rry in g me ta l
pa rts
o f mot or s,
gen era tors and con trol eq ui pment , such a s fra mes of mo tors or gen era tors a nd
co n trol pan els, opera ting l evers, a n d ca si ng of control s sw it ch es, etc. sh a ll be
perma nen tly grou nd ed.
RE GULATI ON 20 .- S WI TC HE S
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . - Al l ma n ual ly op era ted sw itches sh all b e of an a pp roved s a fety
ty pe.
Pa ra g ra ph 2. - S ing le- throw k nif e sw itche s s ha ll be so pla ced th a t grav ity w ill
not t end to cl ose th em. Do ub le- t hrow kni fe s wi tch e s ma y b y mou nt ed so th a t the
throw w ill b e eit her v erti ca l or h oriz onta l, but if th e th row is verti ca l, a lock in g
dev ice sha ll be p ro vi ded, so const ru cted a s to en su re tha t th e bl ades rema i n in
the open p osi tion when so set .
Pa ra g ra ph 3. K nife sw itch e s sha ll be so w ired
wh en th e sw itch is open .
Pa ra g ra ph 4. - S w itches sh a ll b e ma rk ed with
a nd vol ta ge for whi ch th ey a re d esig ned .

tha t the b la d es will be d ead


th e curren t,

or

h orsep ower

REG ULAT I ON 21 .- SW IT C H B OA RD A ND PA NE L B OA R DS
Pa ra g ra ph 1. S wi tch bo ards and pa n el- boa rd s sh a ll
be s o co nstru cted o r
pla ced as to red u ce to a min imum the d ang er of co mmu ni ca t ing fi re t o ad ja c ent
co mb us tibl e ma teria l .
Pa ra g ra ph 2 . - Ad eq ua te il lumin a tio n sha ll be prov id ed for th e fron t of all
sw itchb oa rd s a nd for
th e ba ck wh ich ha v e pa rts or eq ui pment requirin g
a dj ust men ts, repla ce ment , or rep a ir.
Pa ra g ra ph 3.- S wi tch b oard fra mes , inst ru ments , me ters, a nd rela ys s ha ll
be grou nd ed, ex cep t tha t sw itchb oa rd fra mes fro m
D. C.
sin g le
pola ri ty
sw itchb oa rd s
may be ins ula ted for
the fu ll vo ltag e of th e ci rcu it in lieu of
grou ndin g.
Pa ra g ra ph 4 . All s wi tch boa rds or p anel boa rd s s ha l l be p ro vi ded w ith a n onco nd uc ting sta n di ng su rfa ce or pl a tform fo r the opera t or.
RE G ULAT ION 2 2 . F IRE EX TI NG UI SHER S
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . S uff i ci ent number of a pprov ed types of fi re ex tin guish er s fo r
elec trica l or ot her fi res sh all b e k ep t a t consp icu ous a nd ea si ly a ccessi bl e pla ces
in th e estab li shmen t .
T hese mu s t be period ica l ly in spect ed an d rech a rged, i f
nec ess a ry.

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R E GULATI ON 2 3 . FI RS T A I D KIT S
Pa ra g ra ph 1. T here sh a ll b e ma i nta i ned i n th e
a id kit for emplo yees u se in ca se of emerg ency.

en gi ne roo m a su itab le fi rst

S ect ion 37 5. - SA FE TY ORDE R NO. 1


S UB JEC T : Bo ilers a n d Press ur e Ves sels, S a fety
Op era tion

I n sp ecti on an d Per mi t fo r

Pa ra g ra ph 1. No stea m boi ler su bject to a press ure of more tha n fi fteen


pou n ds p er squa re in ch abo ve a tmosp heri c
p res sure s hall be in sta lled a nd /or
opera t ed i n the Ci ty of Ca g ay a n de Oro with ou t a wri tt en permit issu ed for th e
pu rpos e by th e O ff ice o f the C ity M a yo r
u pon recom men da ti on by t he Ci ty
En gi neer.
Pa ra g ra ph 2 . A pp lica ti on for b oiler or p ressu re ves sel in sta l la tio n sha l l be
fi led w ith th e Off ic e of t he C ity Ma y or thru th e C it y Engin eer a cco mpa n ied by
loca tio n, foun da ti on a nd i nst alla ti on pla ns .
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . T he S a fety I nsp ection S erv ice of th e Ci ty En g ineer s O ff ic e of
C aga y a n de Oro City sh all ch e ck a nd a pprov e th e pla ns a nd sp eci fi ca ti ons a nd
ch a rg e th e correspon di ng fee s. I t sha ll a l so mak e in ter na l an d ex ternal in sp ect ion
in cl ud ing hy d rostati c test u p to a pres s ure of on e one - ha lf (1 1/2 ) tim es its w ork ing
press ure of ev ery st ea m boi ler or p res sure v essel
ins ta lled and /or opera ted i n
the City of C ag a yan d e Oro. I f, up on s uch in sp ecti on, a b oiler or pres s ure v ess els
be fou nd in s a fe con di tion for o pera ti on, a w ritten p ermit g ood for a p eriod of on e
y ea r sha ll b e is sued by th e Ci ty Ma yor. Pa yment of corres pon di ng fe es sha ll b e
ma d e immedia t ely with or time all owa n ce of not more th a n thi rty da y s a fter
a ctua l ins pection ha s been perfor med, o therw ise a mont hly su rcha rg e of ten (10 %)
percent of th e bill w ill be ch a rged a ga in st t he compa n y.
Pa ra g ra ph 4. N o st ea m bo iler or p ressu re ves s el s ha l l b e remov ed , sol d,
a nd /o r tra ns ferred from one p la ce to a not her o r fro m one person and /or en tity to
a no ther with ou t fi rst se curin g from th e off ice of th e City M a yo r thru th e C ity
En gi neer a p ermit o f tra ns fer du ly a pprov ed.
Pa ra g ra ph 5. - Ap pli ca tion fo r t he fi rst in sp ect ion of b oilers an d /or pres sure
v essels a cc ompa nied in ea ch ca se b y th eir correspo nd in g p la ns sho uld sta te t he
na me of th e b oiler a n d/ or pressu r e v essel l eng th of th e t ime d urin g w hich th es e
equ ip men t h a v e been in op era tion , a n d
a ny
oth er da t a a s City Ma yor ma y
requ ire.
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 2
S UB JEC T: Use of iron gri lls or a ny fo rm of b ars for wi nd ow op eni ng s in
in du stria l esta bli shmen t s or work pl a ces .
Pa ra g ra ph 1. - T he use of iron gril ls or a n y fo r m of ba rs on a ll w in d ow
open in gs w hi ch wi ll imped e th e u se of s uch w indow open ings a s a mea n s of
es cape o r egress in ca s es of emerg en cy sh a ll not be al low ed i n al l in du stri al
esta b lis hment buildings or w ork pla ces .
Pa ra g ra ph 2. - W here th e u se of su ch iron gri lls or ba rs on w in dow op eni ng s
is un a v oid a ble, mea ns sh all be provid ed wh ereby a po rt ion of the w ind ow g rill is
reserv ed by a uxilia ry op eni ng wi th a l ock ing devic e tha t ca n
ea sily be op ened
fro m the ins ide with out the neces sity of u si ng k ey s o r any s uch imp lem en ts.
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . W here w indow op eni ng s must ne ces sa ril y b e cov er ed, the
us e of me ta llic scre en wi re on wood or ste el fra mes and anch or ed t o the wi nd ow
ja mbs, ma y be allow ed ; P rovid ed tha t a portio n of th e sa me i s reserv ed a s a n

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a uxil ia ry op eni ng w it h a lock ing d ev ice th a t ca n ea si ly be op ened from the i nsi de


wi tho ut the nec essi ty of u sing k ey s or a ny oth er imp lemen ts .
Pa ra g ra ph 4. - I n a n y w ork in g area , w here all t he wi nd ows a re n eces sa rily
prov id ed wi th iron grill s or meta lli c scr een wi re a n d/ or forms of b a rs, a ux i lia ry
open in gs, a s req ui red in pa rag raph s 2 a nd 3 ab ove, sha ll b e prov id ed for ev ery
oth er w ind ow, b u t i n n o ca se sh a ll th e d ist a nce b etw een such au xi lia ry op en ing s
be more tha n 1 5 met ers .
Pa ra g ra ph 5. -Al l su ch win do w op eni ng s ba rred b y i ron g rill s an d/ or meta lli c
wi res p ro vi ded wi th a ux il ia ry op eni ng s a s req ui red i n p a ra grap hs 2 a n d 3 a b ov e,
sh a ll read ily be visi bl e with app ropri a te s ig ns for qu ick loca tio n du rin g d ay ti me
a nd ap prop ria te shield ed lig ht for us e
d uring
ni gh t ti me; a nd no ob stru cti on
in ter fering w ith a cc ess or visi bil ity sha ll be permitted .
Pa ra g ra ph 6 . Two c opi es of Blu e P ri nts of th e work ing dra wi ng s of the iron
gril ls ba rs or screen on a ll w indow open ings i nd ica tin g a ll the d etail s of con stru cti on an d locki ng dev ice sha ll be su bmitted to th e Off ice of the C ity Ma y or
thru th e C ity E ng ineer for a p prov a l.
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 3
S ubje ct:

S a fety Ga sol in e S erv ice S ta tio n

Pa ra g ra ph 1. B efo r e fi ll in g the ta n k s with gaso lin e, th e sta tion a tten da n ts


sh a ll see to it tha t en g ines of th e v ehi cl es bein g s erv i ce are sw itched off or
stop ped .
Pa ra g ra ph 2. S mokin g in, a rou n d or a bo ut ga s olin e fi lli ng st a tion s sh a ll b e
a bs olu tely p rohib ited.
Pa ra g ra ph 3 . S ta tion attend a n ts sha l l not fi ll th e mo tor v ehicle ta nk s wi th
ga s olin e i f there are person s insi de, a rou nd or a b ou t th e v ehi cl e in w h ich t he t a nk
is to be fi ll ed , w ho a re eith er s mok ing or ho ldi ng a lig ht ed cig a r, ci ga rette o r
ma t ch es.
Pa ra g ra ph 4 . Du ri ng fi l ling, t he sta ti on a tten da n t sha l l see to it tha t th e
noz zl e o f th e hose sha ll b e p osi tiv ely a nd prop erly in con ta ct w ith th e t a nk or
me t alli c con ta in er of the veh icle.
Pa ra g ra ph 5 . AB S OLUTE LY N O S MO KI N G
co n spicuo u s pl a ces a b out the fi lli ng sta ti on.

sig ns sh a ll b e post ed a t

Pa ra g ra ph 6. All gaso line serv ice s ta tion s sh a ll b e p rov ided


w ith
an
a deq ua te n u mb er o f fi re ex tin gu ish ers in good cond iti on
w hi ch sho uld be
refi lled a t lea st once a y ea r.
Pa ra g ra ph 7. T h ey sha l l als o k eep a nd ma i nta i n w ith in the premis e s a t lea st
ten pai ls or bu ck ets of sa n d for fi re protectio n i n ca s es of emergen cy.
Pa ra g ra ph 8. Oi l or grease sha l l n ot b e a ll owed to rema i n o n d riv ewa ys or
wa lk s.
Pa ra g ra ph 9. G a soli ne to b e u sed for clea n in g pu rpo ses sh all n ot ex ce ed
mor e tha n on e li ter. U sed g a soli ne sha l l b e stored in a i rtigh t con ta in ers so a s n ot
to expos e them to ig ni tion ; or d isp osed o f i n su ch a ma nn er so a s n ot to crea te fi re
ha z a rd.
Pa ra g ra ph 10 . Wa ter h oses, a ir hos es, w a ter
sh a ll be k ept out of th e dri ve w a y s an d wa lk s .

ca n s a n d a ll

oth er ob jec ts

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Pa ra g ra ph 1 1. C hi ldren sha ll not be permitted


sta ti on premises.

to loi ter or pla y a bo ut the

Pa ra g ra ph 1 2 . Al l ga so lin e s ervi ce sta t ion s sh a ll regi ster w ith th e Off i ce


of th e C ity Ma yo r th ru the Ci ty En gi neer o r on before Ju ly 30 , of ev ery y ea r.
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 4
S ect ion 3 76 . S UB JEC T: S ch edule of Fe es for th e Intern a l a nd Ex tern a l
I ns pection of Boil ers a nd Pres sur e Ves sels .
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . (a ) For

intern a l a n d ex terna l in sp ect ion of st ea m boil ers:

Un der 10 H. P.
10 -2 0
H .P.
21 -3 0
H .P.
31 -4 0
H .P.
41 -5 0
H .P.
51 -6 0
H .P.
61 -7 0
H .P.
71 -8 0
H .P.
81 -9 0
H .P.
91 -1 00 H. P.

35.00
45.00
60.00
70.00
80.00
10 0. 0 0
12 0. 0 0
13 5. 0 0
15 0. 0 0
16 5. 0 0

b. For ea ch horsep ow er or fra ction there of i n exc ess of 1 00 H .P.


0. 60
5 . 00

c . For ex terna l in sp ecti on of stea m boilers


d. For press ure v ess els
Un der 2 cu bic fee t
Ov er 2 cu.f t. to 5 cu. ft.
Ov er 5 cu.f t. to 1 0 cu .ft

0 . 20

e . For ev ery cubic fe et i n ex ce ss of 1 0

4 .00

6 .00
12.00

cub ic feet

f. T he a bov e ra tin gs of b oilers sh all be bas ed on ten (10 ) sq ua re fee t of


hea t ing su rfa c e for an y boi ler h orsep ower.
Pa ra g ra ph 2 . Th e o wn ers or op era tors sha l l mak e a deposi t o f a n a moun t
su ff icien t to cov er the tota l in sp ec tion fee s, ba sed on th e ab ove sch ed ul e before
the da t e of in sp ection .
Pa ra g ra ph 3. No col lect or sh a ll col lect
di rect
from
th e own er or
ma n a g emen t t he abov e menti oned fe es w ith out iss ui ng th e corresp ond ing off i ci a l
recei pts .
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 5
S UB JEC T:

I NS P EC TI ON FEES FOR IN T ER N AL C OMBU S TI ON E NGI NE S.

Pa ra g ra ph 1 .
(a ) For ea ch engin e a nd a ppu rten a nces a tta ched of 3 hp. or les s
1 . 50

(b)
(c)
(d)
(e)

For ea ch en gin e a b ov e 3 hp . bu t n ot exceed ing 5 hp


Ab ov e 5 hp . b ut not ex ceed in g 15 hp .
Abo ve 15 hp . bu t n ot ex ce edi ng 30 h p .
Ab ov e 3 0 hp. but not exceedin g 5 0 hp .

P
2 .5 0

5 .0 0
7 .5 0
15 .0 0

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(f) Ab ov e 50 hp . bu t n ot ex ceeding 1 0 0 h p
(g) Abo ve 10 0 h p. b ut n ot exc eed ing 3 00 h p.
(h) Ab ove 30 0 hp. but not exceed in g 5 00 hp.
(i) For ev ery h orsepow er ab ov e 5 00 hp .

70 .0 0
.

8 .2 0

30 .00
12 0.0 0

Pa ra g ra ph 2 . Gen era tor


a . for ea ch g enera to r AC or D C up to 1 k va
b. for ea ch

g enera to r a b ov e 1 kv a but not

2 .0 0

ex ceedi ng 5 k va

3 . 00
c . for ea ch gen era tor ab ov e 5 kva n ot ex ceed i ng 10 k va

4 .0 0

d. for ea ch

5 .0 0

gen era tor a b ov e 10 kv a b u t n ot ex ceedi ng 20 kv a

e . for ea ch g enera tor

a bov e 20 k va bu t n ot exce eding 5 0 kva

f. for ea ch gen era tor a b ov e 50 kva (per k va )

10 .00

0 . 20

Pa ra g ra ph 3. E ng in es on sk id s a n d n ot p ro vided wi th p erma n ent fou n da ti on


sh a ll be con sid ered to co me u nd er thi s ord er.
Pa ra g ra ph 4. C ont ra cts for elec trica l i nsta lla ti on aw a rded to priv a te
co n tra ctor w heth er in pu bli c or pri va te bu ild ings oc cupied by g ov ernment off ices
sh a ll su bje ct to the pa y ment of regu la r i ns pection fee s a s p ro vided for h erein .
Pa ra g ra ph 5 . EL E CT RI C MO TO RS :
a . For
ea ch el ectri c motor a nd its con trol ling equ ipmen t
of 1/ 4 hp . o r less
P
1 .0 0
b. For ea ch el e ctric mo tor
a nd i ts con trol lin g equ ip men t ab ov e
1/ 4 hp . b ut not ex ce eding 3 hp .
2 .0 0
c . For ea ch electric motor an d its control lin g eq uip men t
a bo ve 3 hp . bu t n ot ex c eedi ng 10 hp. 4 .0 0
d. For ea ch el ectri c mot or an d its con tr ol lin g equ ip men t a bov e
10 h p. bu t n ot ex c eedi ng 30 hp .
6. 00
e . For
ea ch
elec tric motor a nd i ts con troll ing equ ip men t
a bo ve 30 h p. bu t n ot ex ceedi ng 60 hp.
1 2. 0 0
f. For ea ch el ectri c mot or and its con tr olli ng eq u ipment
a bo ve 60 h p. bu t n ot exceed ing 1 00 h p.
20.00
g. For every h orsep ow er a bov e 10 0 hp.
0 .3 0
S EC T I ON 3 77 . Exemp tion s. - Al l el e ctri c moto r s u sed wi th porta b le
a pp a ra tu s su ch a s el ect ri c drill, porta b le ele ctric s a w, elec tric groi ners, el ectri c
sa n der, el ect ri c ham mer, etc. are ex emp ted from th e a bo ve fe es, prov id ed tha t the
a bo ve ap pa ra tus sha ll b e ex cl us iv ely us ed a s p orta bl e, oth erwi se, they s ha ll be
ch a rg ed a cc ordi ngly.
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 6
S EC T I ON 3 78 . Sub missi on of D iagra mma tic

La you t, et c. a nd Fee s:

Pa ra g ra ph 1. Ow ners, ma n a g ers, a g ents , les see s or an y oth er perso n i n


co n trol of s uch indu stria l pla nts a n d in d ustri a l en terp ri ses sha ll sub mi t to the
Off i ce of t he Ci ty M a yo r th ru the C ity Eng in eer tw o (2) copies of t he deta i led
wo rk ing dra win gs of thei r b oil ers
a nd
in tern a l co mb us tion eng in es to be
in sta ll ed, inclu di ng
thei r
fou nd a ti on pla n s, p refera bly in wh ite p rin ts a nd a t
a st a nd a rd s ca l e for s a fet y ch eck in g a nd a pp rov a l.

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Pa ra g ra ph 2 . For th is w ork w hi ch i ncludes sa fety ch e ck ing ad sa f ety


a pp rov a l, th e fol low ing serv ice fee s wh ich wi ll be pa id b efore a ction on an y
pla n is ta k en, sh a ll be ch a rged an d col le cted:
a.

b.
c.
d.
2 . 00

For th e fou nda tion pla n of ea ch inter na l co mb us tion


eng in e an d stea m boi ler to b e i nsta lled an d thei r resp ecti v e
a cces sories a nd for ea ch det a iled w ork i ng d ra wi ng
of stea m boil er
P
5 .0 0
For every i nd us tria l pla n t a n d oth er indu s tria l enterp rises ,
in cl ud ing s torage a rea , ha vi ng a n a rea no t ex ce edin g
50 s qua re met ers
5 .0 0
For ev ery sq ua re meter i n excess of the 50 sq ua re met er
a s s ta ted in (b) abov e
0 .0 5
For every d eta il ed work i ng d ra win g of i ron grills
scr een or
win dow ba rs
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 7

S EC T I ON 3 79 . Ap prov al of S a fety Tool s:


Pa ra g ra ph 1 . All sa fety devic es, tool s, a nd o ther ap pl ia n ces used on a ny
equ ip men t an d /or ma chi nery in i nd us trial pl a nts or w ork pla ces sh a ll b e su bj ect
to th e a pp rov al of th e Off i ce of t he` C it y M ayo r thru the C it y E ng in eer and sh a ll
co n form w ith t he sta nda rd req uire ment s p rescri bed b y sa id Off ice.
Pa ra g ra ph 2. N o
u ng ua rd ed
equ ip men t a nd/ or u n gu a rd ed ma chi nery
sh a ll be opera t ed in a ny pla n t o r es t abli sh men t wh ere l abor is empl oy ed , u nles s
the sa id eq uipment and /o r ma ch in ery are prov id ed wi th a pp rov ed d ev ices .
S A FE TY ORD ER NO. 8
S EC T I ON 3 80 . C ont ro l of In d ustria l Wa st e:
Pa ra g ra ph 1 . RES I DUES AN D WAS TE MAT T ER
a . All w a ste ma teria ls i nclu di ng resi du es, ch e mica l w a st es a n d oth er
for ms of ob noxious wa st es i n a n y in d ustri a l estab lis hment or w orkpl a ce s ha l l be
prop erly remov ed or dis pos ed of dai ly by su ch mea sur es a s w ill n ot ad v ers ely
a ff ect th e sa fe ty a nd h ea lth of the p erson w ork in g th erein in p a rticu la r a n d of
the publ ic in genera l.
b. In
n o wa y sh a ll ob nox ious wa s te s be
d isp osed of or du mp ed
in to a ny stea m, river or bod y or w a ter u nl ess su ch wa s t es or res idu es had been
in ca pa ble
of
ca u sing i nj ury to the hea l th
of
pers ons
w ork ing
in the
esta b lis hment
in
pa rticu la r an d of th e publ ic in gen era l. O wn ers, ma nag ers,
a gen ts, lesse es or an y person in control
of th e
esta b li shmen t or w ork pla ce
sh a ll su b mit t o the O ff ice of the C i ty M a y or thru the C ity E ngineer mon thl y
reports , sta ting the equipmen t, devic e, or process a n d ch emica l us ed, if a ny, in
the disp osa l a nd/or trea t men t o f such w a stes .
Pa ra g ra ph 2.
GAS ES

IRRI TA N TS, T OXIC S OR AS PHY XI ATI N G S MO KE S, FUM ES AN D

a . T he relea se or esca pe of irrita n ts, tox ics or a sphy xi a ting smok es,
fum es or ga ses in w ork a rea s a nd
th eir a djo ini ng premises , a s w ell as thei r
prod ucti on a nd diff us ion sh a ll b e con trolled, a n d remov ed b y ex ha u st v enti la tio n
in sta ll ed a s n ea r as pos sible to the sou rce.

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b. Su ch s mok es , fu me s or gas es p rodu ced in w ork area s sh a ll be


rend ered h a rml ess thru app ropri a te fi lter i ng or p ro cess in g d ev ice before b eing
relea se to th e ou tsi de air.
Pa ra g ra ph 3 .

DU S T

a . T he esca pe or relea se of du st in w ork a rea s a nd t heir ad join ing


premises s ha l l be con trol led so a s n ot to co n st itu te a h a za rd to th e h ea lth of
the wo rk ers th erein in pa rticu la r a n d of the pu bl ic in g enera l .
b. I n h a ndli ng a nd /or proce ss ing of d ust produ ci ng ma teria ls
a pp ropria te mea s ure s s ha l l be ta k en to p rev ent disp ersion of du st i n th e a ir
wi thi n the work area or its a djoi ni ng premises .
c . M e ch a n ical proce sses prod uci ng d ust sh a ll b e ca rri ed w ith a n
eff e ctiv e ex h a us t d ev ice . Wh ere th is is i mp ra cti ca l, l oca liz ed ex h a us t h oods wi th
eff e ctiv e d ev ice sha ll be prov ided close to th e sou r ce. Dus t so col lec ted sha ll b e
prop erly d isp osed of.
S EC T I ON 38 1 . Proh ib iti on. - I t sh a ll b e the duty of ev ery person,
pa rtn ersh ip, asso ci a tion, c omp a ny, fi rm o r corp ora tion eng a g ed in the o pera ti on
of indu stria l esta bli sh men ts or enterp rises, to regist er its bu sin ess n a me and
a d dres s w ith th e Off ice of th e C ity Ma yor thru th e Ci ty Engi neer
and to giv e
ev ery fa cility to the a u thori zed rep res enta t iv e for the in sp ecti on
of w ork s,
proces s es an d a ny oth er un it of t he
i nd us tria l ent erp rises, an d
o therw ise
fa ci lita te the p erforma n ce o f h is
d uti es impos ed
by th e prov i sion of thi s
T itle. .
S ect ion 3 8 2 . R ul es a n d R egula ti ons. Ev ery p erson , p a rtn ers hi p,
a ssocia tion , compa ny, fi rm or c orpora ti on men tion ed in
th is
Title s hal l, for
the prot e c ti on of a ll i ts l aborer s a nd empl oyee s a ga i nst a ccid ents a nd d isea s es
prov id e rea son a ble a nd a pprov ed s a fety dev ices, t ools a nd
applia n ces, in
a ccord a nce wi th th e rules, reg ul a tion s a nd
sa fe ty orders p ro mu lga ted pu rsua nt
to th is T itle. .
S ect ion 3 83 . Sa fety In sp ect or. - I f
a fter
prop er in sp e ct ion a nd
in ves tiga tion of th e dul y auth oriz ed rep res enta t iv e or s a fety in sp ector, in h is
opi ni on,
an y
i nd us trial bu ild ing o r pla ce o f emp loy ment or
a n y porti on
there o f, in clu ding s hop s, fa ctories, w a reh ouses , bod ega or a n y bo iler, p ressu re
v essel ma chi nery, en gi ne, moto r, gen era tors a nd oth er prime mov ers, mecha n ica l,
elec trica l, a n d
hyd ra u lic
en g ine or dev ice,
g as ta nk , o il ta n k, bo iler a nd
press ure ves sel is u nsa fe or i n dil api da ted con dit ion th ereby enda ng erin g hu ma n
life
or p roperty, h e
sh all immed ia t ely n oti fy the own er, emp loy er, ma na g er,
a gen t, less ee or an y p erson in ch a rge or in co ntrol th ere of, of su ch con di tion s
sp eci fy in g the d efect a n d o rd er su ch
repa irs and imp rov emen ts to be ma de
wi thi n a rea son able ti me a s h e ma y d eem neces sa ry, t he own er, ma n ager, a gen t,
less e es, or person in ch a rge or in
c on trol
of such bu ild in g, ma ch in ery, or
equ ip men t sha l l i mmedi a tely rep a ir a n d co rr ect such defe ct or d efe cts.
P rovided , th a t, if a fter s uch no tifi ca tion , the ow n er, ma nag er, ag ent, les see,
emp loy ee or
person i n ch a rg e or c on trol of su ch bu ild ing, ma ch in ery, or
equ ip men t, fa il s to repa i r or corre ct su ch defec t or d efe cts w ith in th e sp ecifi ed
time, h e s hal l immed ia tel y o rd er the s hu t dow n of s u ch b ui ld ing , ma ch in ery o r
equ ip men t, if in h is opi n ion , t he con di tion thereto co nsti tut e a va ri ous men a c e
to t he liv es and sa fety of a n y
person, in ,
n ea r, a round a nd ab out th e ab ov e
men tio ned b ui ldi ng , ma ch in ery or eq ui pment ;
Prov id ed fu rther tha t if hi s op in ion ord er or deci s ion
C ity Ma y or, the la tter s d ecisi on is fi na l.

is

app ea led

to

the

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S ect ion 3 84 . Pen a lti es. - An y p ers on w ho s hal l v i ola te a n y of th e


prov is ion s of this Ti tle or a ny of th e orders, rul es an d reg ula tion s pro mu lg a ted
herei n, or sh a ll h in der, refu s e or i n a ny wa y prev ent the C ity Ma yor or his d u ly
a ut horiz ed represen ta t iv e
from ca rryi ng o ut th e p rov isi ons of th is T itle, sha l l
up on conv i cti on, b e p u nis hed for
ea ch off ense
by
a fi ne of n ot less th a n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 n or more th a n P3 , 0 00 .00 or by impri son men t for n ot l ess th a n fou r (4)
mon th s and one (1) da y n or more tha n eigh t mo nth s (8) or
b oth such fi n e a n d
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e cour t .

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TITLE XV - PUBLIC INTEREST, SAFETY AND GENERAL WELFARE

OFF EN SE S AG A I NST P R OP E RTY


CHA P TER 84 : VAN DA LI S M
S EC T I ON 38 5 . Va n da lism. - N o pers on sh a ll d efa ce, o r ca u se to be
defa ced, or co mmit an y form of va n da l ism b y pa in ting, w riting, s crib bl in g,
scra wl in g, dra win g, s mea r i ng , co lorin g, sta mp in g or in scribing, pos tin g of ha n d bills
a nd p osters o n w all s, s id ing s, pa rti tion s, fen ces , ga tes, doors or w ind owpa n es on
bu ild ings , edi fi ces, hou se s or st ru ctures , wh eth er publi c or priva te, or la mp p osts ,
stre et sign s, s idew a lk s
or oth er pu bli c p roperty, ex cept
w hen do ne w ith the
co n sen t and a u th ority of the ow ner, wi th resp ect to priv a tel y ow ned p roperty, o r
wh en du ly a ut horized by t he C i ty May or, w it h respe ct to pub lic prop ert y; Prov id ed,
tha t in b oth ca ses the sa me sha ll not co n st itu te a tra ff ic h a za rd .
I t s ha ll al so be un la w ful for a n y p erson to dest ro y, in jure, d efa ce, po st,
pai nt, sta mp or aff i x any bill, po ste r, n otice or s ig n or t o ta mper, era s e, remov e or
in a n y ma nn er d isturb a n y ma rk er, sig n, n otice, billb oa rd a u thori zed b y th e C ity
Ma y or or Ci ty En gi neer.
S EC T I ON 38 6 . Pen a lty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e forego ing sec tio n
un der th is C hap ter sh a ll b e pun ish a ble by a fi n e of n ot less t ha n P1 , 5 00 .00 n or
mor e tha n P 3, 00 0. 00 or imp rison men t of n ot les s tha n four (4) mon ths an d one (1)
day no r more tha n eig ht (8 ) mon ths , or both su ch fi n e and impris onm ent a t th e
di scret ion of th e cou rt . ( A men ded by Ord in a nce N o. 67 47- 99 )
OFFE NSE S AGA I NS T P UB LI C SA FE TY
CHA P T ER 85 : FA LS E I NFOR MAT I ON D I SSEM I NAT I ON
S EC T I ON 38 7. Di ssemin a tion of fa l se informa tion . - N o p erson s ha ll
sp rea d or di sse min a te false i nforma tion w hich ma y ca us e un du e ala rm, pa nic or
hy steri a a mong th e C it y resid ent s.
S EC T I ON 3 88 . Pena l ty cla u se. - An y viola tion of th e p reced in g s ecti on
un der th is Ch apt er sha ll b e pu ni sha b le b y a fi ne of n ot les s tha n P 50 0. 00 nor more
tha n P 1, 50 0. 0 0 or i mp ri son men t of not l ess th a n o ne (1) mon th a n d ten (10 ) day s
nor more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or b oth su ch fi n e a nd imp riso nment a t th e d iscretio n
of th e cour t.
CHA P TER 86 : DE A D LY WE AP ON S
S EC T I ON 3 89 . Dea dl y w eapon s - Defi n itio n o f terms . - A da rt or a n
a rrow ref ers to any con stru cti on in tend ed to be sort o f mis sil e prop ell ed by
ela st ic ba nd, a bow or otherw is e, sh a rpen ed a t on e end a nd u sua lly but
not
nec ess a ry, to its rea r i s a tta ched fow l fea th ers to serv e a s rudd er; a n d ot her
dead ly w ea p ons such as ch ain or caden a , cha co, iron , wa ter or w ood en club ,
bel t a nd bel t b uckl es w h ose inn er sides are emb edd ed wi th sha rp poi nted m eta l s,
p etsicorno , sh oes wh os e po int s a re made of meta l s a nd th e lik e sha ll be cla s sifi ed
a s a dea d ly w ea pon . Ba rb e cu e s tick s shal l refer to the ba mboo ma teria ls wi th
sh a rp- poi nted tip s.
S EC T I ON 39 0. Pro hib iti on. - N o p erson sh a ll ca rry in a con cea l ed
ma n n er any b ow ie k nife, da gger, kris, icepi ck, d a rt, ch a co , ba rbecu e sti ck wi th
sh a rp- poi nted en d, or oth er d eadl y wea p on s.
S EC T I ON 3 91 . Pena l ty cla u se. - An y viola tion of th e p reced in g s ecti on
sh a ll be pu ni shab le by a fi n e of not less th a n P 50 0 .0 0 nor more th a n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 or

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impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four


(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .

C H APT E R 8 7 : F IRE CR AC KERS


S EC T I ON 392 . Poss ession / sa le of fi re cra ck ers. N o perso n, fi rm,
pa rtn ersh ip, a ss ocia tio n o r corpora ti on shal l p oss es, k eep in stock , sell or ex plod e a
Fire C ra ck er, u nles s h e secur e a p ermit from law fu l a uth oriti es.
S EC T I ON 3 93. Defi n iti on of t erm s. - Fi re - C ra ck er sh a ll mea n an y
dev ice wh eth er regula r o r irreg ul a r i n s hap e of a ny po wd er c ompa ct dev ice of a ny
for m or sh a pe and of an y si ze or weig h t w hi ch expl odes w hen li gh ted or pres sed and
emi ts fi re a nd smok e, not in cl ud ed in the ca tegory of dy na mite or high exp losi ve.
S EC T I ON 39 4 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e prov i sion s of thi s
C hap ter shal l be p un isha b le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
CHA P TER 88 : C AT C HI NG FI SH
S EC T I ON 3 95 . Ca tchin g fi sh u sin g ch emi ca ls. - N o perso n sha ll ca tch
fi sh in riv ers, st rea ms, cr eek s or sea with th e u se of che mica ls, su ch a s
in sec ticid es, pesti ci des, l ea d wa ters , p oiso ns, in clu ding L ag ta ng or b y mea ns of
ex plo siv es. Th e w ord fi sh sh a ll include fre s h or sea life of a n y siz e, sma ll fry or
fi ng erlings .
S EC T I ON 39 6 . Penal ty cla use. - A ny v iola ti on of th e precedi ng se ction
sh a ll b e pun ish able by a fi n e o f n ot less th a n P 1, 50 0 .0 0 n or more tha n P3, 0 00 .00 o r
impris on men t of not less t ha n four (4 ) mo nth s a n d on e (1) day n or more th a n eig ht
(8) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri s on men t a t the dis cre ti on of th e court.
C H APT E R 8 9 : D UM P I NG OF DEA D A N IMA LS
S EC T I ON 3 97 . P roh ibi tion s. - N o p erson sh a ll du mp o r dra i n int o riv ers,
strea m s, cre ek s or s ea d ea d a n ima ls, rotti ng v eg eta tion s, feces of h uma n s or
a ni mal s, w ood sa wings , thra sh or g arbag e, ch emica l w a stes su ch as ca ust ic so da,
a cids a n d ot her toxi c ma t eri a ls.
S EC T I ON 39 8 . Penal ty cla u se. - An y viol a tion of th e prec edi ng s ecti on sh a ll
be pun ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess th a n P 5 00 .00 nor more tha n P 1, 50 0.0 0 o r
impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four
(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .
CHA P TER 90 : REM OVA L OF SE NT E NCE D/ D E TA INED PR I SO NE R
S EC T I ON 39 9 . Defi ni tion of terms . - Va le S y stem i s th e pra ctice of
remov i ng a detai ned o r sen tenc ed p rison er fro m the u sual pla ce of co nfi n emen t
wi tho ut cou rt a u thori ty a nd p la cin g h im or h er under th e es cort or cu stod y of any
pol ice off icer, p ubli c off icia l an d priv a te person .
S EC T I ON 40 0 . Pun ish a bl e a cts. - Un les s oth erw is e a uth oriz ed u nd er
ex isti ng la w s a nd reg ul a tion s p a rticu la r ly th e p oli ce ma n u al, it s ha ll b e u nl a wfu l for
a ny pu bl ic off icial / empl oyee, p oli ce off i cer or ja il p ersonn el, w h o h a s the leg a l
cu s to dy ov er th e deta ined or sen ten ced p rison er to remov e or all ow t he remov a l of
deta ined a nd/ or senten ced pris oner fro m th e u sua l pla ce of con fi ne ment .

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N o pol ice off i cer, publi c off icia l or pers on w h o sh a ll es cor t or ta k e


cu s to dy ov er th e deta in ed or sen ten ced pri soner sha l l remov e hi m/ her fro m th e
us ua l pla ce of confi n ement wi tho ut cou r t au th ority.
S EC T I ON 40 1. Pen alty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e nex t p reced in g
se ction u nd er thi s C ha p ter sh a ll be p un isha bl e by a fi n e of no t less tha n P 3, 00 0.0 0
nor more th a n P 5 ,0 00. 00 o r imp ri son men t of n ot less th a n eig h t (8 ) mon ths a nd on e
(1) d ay n or more th a n t wel ve (1 2) month s, o r b oth s uch fi n e and imp riso nmen t a t
the di scret ion of the cou rt , w ith ou t p rej ud ice to a dministra ti ve sa n cti ons .
CHA P TER 91 : KE ROSEN E G A S S T OV E S WI TH H A NG IN G GAS TA N K A ND
PLA S TI C HOSE
follow s:

S EC T I ON 40 2 . D efi n it ion of Terms . - T h e foll ow ing ter ms are d efi n ed as

a ) Keros en e Ga s S tov e w it h h angin g ga s ta n k an d p la st ic ho se li ne Meta l lic S tov e us in g k erosen e a s fu el uti liz in g g rav i ty to force d own fuel ru nn ing
throu g h a pla stic hos e li ne i nto th e bu rner fro m a ha nging ta nk wh ere k eros ene is
fe ed.
b) Meta l T ub e Ou tlet - T he t ub e ex ten ding or con ne ctin g fro m the val ve
regu la tor of th e stov e to th e h ose li ne i n eith er sin gl e-b urn ers or T-j oin ts do ublebu rner stov e.
c) Reg u la tor Va lv e - T he mech a ni sm
regu la tes th e fl ow of fu el in k ero sene Ga s S to ve.

or

d evi ce

tha t

co n trol s

or

d) T- join t - T h e portion in dou bl e-b urn er stov e con sis tin g of a T


sh a pe meta l tu be ju ncti on w hi ch is a tri- con nec ti on bet we en meta l t ub e o utl et, the
regu la tor v a lv e of t he fi rst bu rner an d th e meta l tu be conn e cted to th e regula tor of
the se cond b urn er.
S EC T I ON 40 3. R eq ui remen t fo r Kero sen e Ga s S to ve. - A ll k erosen e ga s
stov e wi th ha ng ing ga s ta nk and pla sti c h os e ma n ufa ctu red , sol d or a ctu a lly us ed in
the Ci ty of Ca ga ya n d e Oro, shal l b e equ ip ped w ith a meta l t ub e out let with a
mi ni mu m l eng th of t wel ve (1 2) i nches for a sin gl e-b urn er stov e a nd ten (10 ) in ch e s
for a doub le- bu rner stov e.
S EC T I ON 40 4 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e prov i sion s of thi s
C hap ter shal l be p un isha b le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4) mon ths and on e (1 ) da y n or
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp ris on men t a t th e discre ti on of
the co ur t.
C H AP T ER 9 2 : A ST RAY A NIM A LS
S EC T I ON 405 . Defi n ition of terms :
a)
Astra y A nima ls sha ll mea n an a ni ma l which i s loo se, u nrestra i ned ,
un confi n ed or n ot u n der th e co mpl ete co ntrol of i ts ow ner o r th e on e in p osses sion
there o f.
b)
Pa ma ton g wh enev er u sed
in th is Ti tle s ha l l refer to a sy stem of
ca tch in g a stray a nima ls by mea ns of a net or pu k ot .
S EC T I ON 4 06 . Du ties of C ity Veterin a ria n :
a.
co nd uc t pa ma ton g in th e ba ra ng a ys (urb a n a nd ru ra l);
b.
relea se a st ra y dog s ca u g ht a fter the sa me ha v e b een v a cci na ted fo r
the a ccou n t of th e a s tra y dog ow n er;

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c.
co ordin a te wi th the
bara n ga y off icia l s con cern ed in cond uctin g
p a ma to ng in their resp ecti ve b a ra ng ay s up on th e req u est of t he Ba ra n ga y
C apta i n;
d.
a ct a s con current Cit y Pou nd Off i cer w ho sha ll ma in ta in a nd op era te
the C ity Po un d und er the C ity Veterin a ria n Off i ce.
S EC T I ON 4 07 . City Pou nd esta b li shmen t. - T h e
City
Pou nd sh all b e
esta b lis hed, a t th e portion of the Sa n ita ry La n dfi ll a t Upper Da g on g, C a rmen a n d
sh a ll b e main ta in ed un der th e su p ervis ion of th e City Vet erin a ri a n. As such , th e
C ity Ve terin a ria n sh a ll d esig na te from a mon g hi s p erson nel a Pou nd k eeper.
S EC T I ON 40 8. Duti es of th e Pou nd Ke eper. - I t shal l be th e dut y of th e
Pou ndk eep er to impou nd a s tra y a ni ma l s ca ug h t an d to tu rn ov er the sa me to the
ow ners up on sho wi ng of p roof of ow n ers hi p t hereof.
S EC T I ON 4 09 . Fees . - T h ere
follow in g fe es:
For every
For every
For every
For every
For every
50 .00

s ha ll b e cha rg ed for ea ch

A merica n or A us tra lian h orse


n a tiv e h ors e
ca ra ba o or cow
h og
g oa t/ sheep /d og

imp ou nd
-

P
P
P
P
P

an ima l the
30 0.0 0
20 0.0 0
20 0.0 0
10 0.0 0

T here shal l be furth er cha rge per da y the follo wi ng a ddi tion al fe e for feed in g
sa id a nima ls wh ile in th e City Pou nd :
For every
30 .00
For every
20 .00
For every
20 .00
For every
20 .00
For every
10 .00

A merica n or A us tra lian h orse

n a tiv e h ors e

ca ra ba o or cow

h og

g oa t/ sheep /d og

S EC T I ON 4 10 . A dd itio na l Fe e. - T here s ha ll b e cha rg ed a ca tchin g fe e for


ev ery an ima l, w hich a mo un t sha ll be p aid to th e pers on ca tchin g a n d/ or to the
ba ra n ga y, a s th e ca se ma ybe, a s foll ows :
For every
For every
For every
For every
50 .00
For every
50 .00

A merica n or A us tra lian h orse


n a tiv e h ors e
ca ra ba o or cow
h og
g oa t/ sheep /d og

P
P
P
P

10 0.0 0
10 0.0 0
10 0.0 0

S EC T I ON 41 1 . R ecord s of a n imals. - T he p oun dk eeper sh a ll k eep a co mpl ete


reco rd of ea ch a ni mal i mp ounded , sh owi ng the d escripti on, o wn er s na me (i f
k n own ), meth od of ca tch in g, da te of disp osa l, a n d th e a moun t collected for ea ch
a ni mal in ca se of red emp tion or sa le a s prov id ed herei n.
S EC T I ON 412 . Pou nd N oti ce. - U po n recei pt of any la rge ca ttle su ch a s
ca ra ba o, co w and h orse, th e p ou nd k eep er sh a ll ad v ert ise a pou nd n otice in th e
loca l i ssu e o f da ily n ews pa p ers of g en era l ci rcu la ti on i n th e C i ty on c e a w eek for
tw o cons ecu tiv e week s .

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T he C i ty Trea s urer s ha l l p rescri be a p ound noti ce form.


I n ca s e of pi gs, g oa ts, sheep s o r dog s, t he p ou ndk eeper
sha l l l ik ew ise
a dv ertis e by post in g in a t l ea st fou r (4 ) pu bl ic p la ce s or b u ild ing s in th e City, a
pou n d n otice of the sa m e ten or. T h e ow ner t here of, i f k no wn, s hall b e du ly n otifi ed .
T he da te men tion ed in th e s a id n otice for th e disp ositi on of th e imp ou nd ed
a ni mal s ha ll b e ma d e not les s t ha n ten (10 ) d ay s from the da t e of the fi rst
publ ica tion o r p ostin g, as th e ca se may b e, exclu siv e on S u nda y a n d l ega l hol ida ys
if sa i d anima ls
a re n ot red ee med b efore th e sa i d da te,
a n auth oriz ed
represen ta ti ve of the Ci ty T rea surer s ha l l, i n th e p resenc e o f the rep resen ta tiv e of
the C ity Au di tor, proce ed to sell th e sa me in a ccorda n ce w ith th e no tice .
S EC T I ON 4 13 .
Sa le an d Ap pl ica tion . - W hen ev er an au thori z ed
represen ta ti ve of th e C ity T rea su rer ha s sold a ny a n imal u nd er th e p rov isio n of th is
T itle, th e Poun d k eep er sh all rend er h im a bill of the a ctu a l exp en ses a nd au thori z ed
fe es to be cred ited to the prop er a ccou n t .
T he ba la nce rema in ing of th e a mou nt recei ved for a n an ima l, a fter d edu cting
the a moun t of th e b ill rend ered, if a ny, shal l be refu nd ed to the ow ner of su ch
a ni mal , p rov ided , sa i d a ccou n t i s cl aimed wi thi n six (6 ) mont hs a fter d a te o f
sa le, a n d i f no t claimed , sa i d a mou nt w ill go to th e Gen era l Fun d.
S EC T I ON 41 4. R edemp tion . - At any time before th e s a le of a ny a ni ma l
impou nd ed, th e owner th ereof ma y red eem th e sa me b y p ay in g to the T rea su rer,
the aut horiz ed fees for imp ou nd ing , sus tena n c e a nd ca re, a n d ca tch ing fee
prescrib ed in th e foregoi ng se cti ons.
S EC T I ON 4 15 . Mon thl y S ta temen t. - Th e Po un dk eep er s ha l l, on th e la s t
day o f ea ch mon th, furn ish t he Ci ty T rea su rer w ith a st a temen t s how in g a ll
a ni mal s i mp oun ded d uri ng th e month , cla ss of a ni mals a nd t he disp osi tion of th e
sa me, a dupl ica te of w h ich shal l be furn ish ed to t he Ci ty Au di tor.
S EC T I ON 41 6 . P rohib iti on. - N o p ou ndk eeper
shal l purcha s e or be
in teres ted d ire ctly or in di rectl y in th e purcha s e of a n y imp oun ded a nima l.
S EC T I ON 4 17 . Penal ty cla u se. - .
Any pers on vi ola t i ng a n y of the
for egoi ng p rovi sio ns sha ll b e p ena li zed with a fi n e of n ot les s th a n P 500 . 0 0 n or
mor e tha n P 1, 50 0. 00 or an i mp ri son men t of not less tha n on e (1 ) month an d ten (10 )
day s n or more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or both su ch fi ne a n d impris onm en t a t t he
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
C H AP T ER 9 3 : C ONT ROL OF RA BI E S
S EC T I ON 4 18 . Ant i- R a bies Va cci ne. - Ev ery ow ner of dog s s ha l l h a ve
hi s d ogs, if fou r (4) mon th s of ag e or ov er b e va ccin a ted wi th a nt i-rab ies va ccin e,
a nd the v a ccin e to b e used for th e immun iza t ion of dog s sha l l b e p repa red for a
three - y ea r p eriod of i mmun ity or ov er. For this purp ose, the City Veterin a ria n or
hi s au tho ri z ed repres en ta tiv e sh a ll co nd uct a regula r va cci na t ion sched ul e.
S EC T I ON 4 19 . Va ccin a tion S ta ti ons . - I n the imp le men ta tio n of thi s
C hap ter, th e City Vet erin a ria n may es ta blish Va c cin a tion S ta ti ons in th e pob la cion
a nd th e d iff eren t ba rri os, prefera bly in the Hea lth and R ea di ng C enters, for su ch
peri ods a s h e ma y a l so promu lg a te ru les and reg ula tion s fo r the eff ectiv e dis ch a rge
of h is du ti es .
S EC T I ON 4 20 . Li cen se Certi fi ca t e & Meta l Ta g. - I t sh a ll be th e d uty of
the C ity Vet eri na ria n to i ssu e th e follo wi ng :
a . A Li cen se C erti fi ca te wh ich sha l l st a te th erei n the n a me of the own er,
pos sess o r, or cust odi a n of the d og, th e age a nd des crip tion of th e d og, th e d a te of

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v a ccin a tio n, th e ex pi ra t ion da te of immu nit y, th e k i nd of va ccin e u sed , th e p erson


wh o a dmini stered th e v a cci ne, the ta g nu mb er, and s uch deta ils a s th e C i ty
Veteri na ria n ma y deem ne cessa ry.
b. A meta l t ag impress ed with a seri a l nu mber
sa me sh a ll su sp end ed from th e coll a r of ea ch do g.

a nd the y ea r of i ssu e. T he

S EC T I ON 421 . Fees. - Ev ery pers on wh ose dog is v a cci na ted, licen s ed,
a nd i ssu ed ta g s s hal l pa y to th e C ity Trea s urer the su m of Fiv e Pes os (P 5 .0 0) for
ea ch d og .
P rovided , t ha t in ca se the dog ow n er is in dig ent , h e ma y b e ex emp ted fro m
pay in g th e fe e for not more th a n tw o (2) dog s; Prov id ed, fu rt her, th a t th e in digen t
perso n mus t get a C ertifi ca te of Indigen cy from th e C ity Depa rtmen t of S ocial
Wel fa re a nd Dev elopment, free o f ch a rge.
S EC T I ON 4 22. Yea r I nterv a l. - T he immu niz a tion an d lic ens ing of ev ery
dog sh a ll b e ev ery th ree (3) yea rs in terv a ls.
S EC T I ON 423 . Astra y Dog s. - A ll do gs foun d w a nd erin g in s treet s,
pla za s, ma rk ets a nd s ch ool premise s , and oth er pub lic pla ces u na ccomp a ni ed by
ow ners, sh a ll be con sid ered a stra y d ogs .
S EC T I ON 4 24 . I mp oun di ng of A stray Dog s. - Al l a s tray dog s wi thou t
ta g s, i nd ica tin g tha t th ey are n ot immu ni zed s hall be sol d a t th e bes t ob tain a bl e
pri ce o r hu ma nely kill ed b y th e
C ity Police
Depa rtment or b y the Heal th
Au thori ties, a nd their ca rca ss es di spos ed o f by th e Hea lth Au th orities by bu rnin g
or bu rial i n a sa nit a ry ma n n er. P ro vided , th a t if su ch dog s are claim ed by th eir
ow ners befor e th ey a re s old or kill ed, the sa me sh a ll be ret urn ed to th e m a ft er they
a re prop erly va ccin a ted, licen sed, issu ed a dog ta g and the licens e a nd imp ou nd in g fe es pa id to the C i ty T rea surer.
S EC T I ON 42 5 . Cla i m Peri od. - Al l a stra y dog s w ith out tag s sh a ll b e
impou nd ed b y th e Ci ty Hea lt h Depa rt men t with the coo pera ti on of t he City
Pol ice Depa rtm ent, th e C i ty Veterin a ria n, th e City En gin eer s Off i ce a nd o ther Ci ty
gov ern men t a g encies; and if n ot cl a imed w ith in three (3 ) day s by t he ow ners ,
su ch d ogs sha l l b e sol d or hu ma n ely ki lled as prov ided in th e pre ced ing se cti on;
P rovided , tha t d ogs cl aim ed w ith in th e th ree (3) day s p eri od by it s ow n er or
rig htfu l poss essor, sa i d d og sh a ll be i mmun ized a nd l icens ed a fter p ay in g to the
C ity T rea su rer the co rr es pon di ng li cen sin g a nd i mp oun di ng fee s.
per da y or
impou nd ed .

S EC T I ON 426 . Fees. - Th e imp oun di ng fe e sh a ll be On e Pes o (P 1.0 0 )


fra ction thereof
for th e p eri od d u ri ng w hich the d og
ha s been

S EC T I ON 4 27 . D og B ite. - T he ow n er of th e dog th a t ca us ed inju ry to


a no ther t hou gh biting sha ll i mmedi a tely rep ort to the Ci ty Veterin a ria n or t he Cit y
H ealth Off icer t he sa id incid ent an d
b rin g the an ima l to ei ther Off i ce for
immu ni za ti on if the sa me h a s n ot b een immu niz ed. Lik ew is e, th e ow ner sha l l b e
respo nsi bl e cri mi na l ly a n d civ i lly for n eglig ence to the in jured p ers on .
S EC T I ON 428 . Dea th of va c cina ted dog. - T he d ea th or di sa pp ea ra n ce
of a va c cina ted dog s ha ll be rep orted a t on c e to the C it y Ve terina ri a n. In ca se of
dea t h, the dog tag sh a ll b e su rrend ered to th e City T rea su rer.
S EC T I ON 4 29 . Defi nit ion of term - T h e term ow ner sha ll inclu d e th e
la w ful ow ner, the pos sessor, or th e p erson i n cu st ody of a dog .
S EC T I ON 4 30 . Penal ty cla u se. - .
Any pers on vi ola t i ng a n y of the
for egoi ng p rovi sio ns sha ll b e p ena li zed with a fi n e of n ot les s th a n P 500 . 0 0 n or
mor e tha n P 1, 50 0. 00 or an i mp ri son men t of not less tha n on e (1 ) month an d ten (10 )

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day s n or more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or both su ch fi ne a n d impris onm en t a t t he


di scret ion of the cou rt . T his i s with out preju di ce to the ca u se of a ction , th a t a n
in jured p erson ma y ta k e ag ain st t he o wn er a s sta ted h erei n- before .
C HAP TE R 9 4 : TEM PORA RY USE A ND / OR OC C UPATI ON OF S I DE WA LKS OR
AL LEY S OR PORT I ON T HE R EOF FOR ST OC KPI LI NG OF C ONST R UC T I ON
MAT E RI A LS
S EC T I ON 4 31 . P roh ib ition . - T he stock pili ng of con stru cti on ma terials
or any ob ject or eq uip ment on si de wa l k s or a ll eys or a ny pa rt of the roa d is
proh ib ited . How ev er, tempora ry u se of th e sid ew alk a dja cent to th e cons tru ction
site ma y be a llow ed up on pay ment of P50 .00 p er sq . m. p er da y.
S EC T I ON 4 32 . R egu la t ion. - N o permit for the temp o ra ry u se of
sid ew alk men tioned in the nex t prec edi ng section sh a ll b e iss ued w ith out
presen ta ti on of rec eip t of pay men t t herefor sp eci fy in g t he a moun t a nd th e nu mber
of d ays .
S EC T I ON 43 3 . Ass e ssment. - A dditio na l a ssess men t sh a ll be made
a ga i ns t th e permitee for exces s us e of area a nd n u mb er of da y s a ctu a ll y a va iled of
ov er w ha t ha s been pa id for a nd cov ered by t he p ermi t.
S EC T I ON 434 . Pen a lty cla use. - An y p ers on, n a tu ral or ju ridi ca l, wh o
sh a ll u se a ny portion of the sid ew a lk with out fi rst pay i ng th e fe es p rescrib ed in th e
for egoi ng section a nd securi ng th e correspon d ing p ermi t, or usi ng th e si dew alk
bey on d the peri od gra n ted, sha ll be pu ni sh ed wi th a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n P 1, 50 0 no r
mor e tha n P 3, 00 0 o r i mp rison men t of not l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s a nd one (1) day
nor more th a n eigh t (8) mont hs, or both su ch fi ne a n d i mp ris on men t a t th e
di scret ion of th e cou rt .

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CHA P TER 95 : AN TI - S M OKE B E LC HIN G


S EC T I ON 4 35 . Defi n iti on of term s:
a . S mok e B elchi ng - refers to the ex ce ssi v e emi ssion of bla ck or d ark a nd
thi ck smok e from an y mo t or v ehi cl e a ris ing from w ha tev er ca u se or rea son.
b. Certi fi ca te o f C ompl ia n ce - is a C ertifi ca te i ssu ed to a v eh icle
ow ner / opera tor certi fy ing th a t the pa rticul a r v eh icle smok e emi ssi on is w ith in the
a llo wa b le s mok e emissi on sta nda rd .
c . Motor Vehi cl e - an y veh icle propel led b y a ga so lin e or di esel en gin e,
co n st ru ct ed p rin cipa lly for the con v eya nce of pers ons or fo r the tra n sp ort of g oods
a nd oth er mov a bl e p ro perties in p ub lic h ig hw a y s or stre ets.
d. Ow ner or Op era tor - an y person w ho ow n s, op era tes or
a ny mo tor veh icle.

lea s e co ntrol of

e . S t reet or Hig hw a y - refers to a ny n a ti ona l , C ity o r ba ra n ga y road .


S EC T I ON 4 36 . E nforc emen t :
a)
T he smok e emis sion sta n da rd set herein u sing th e NI SSA LC O KOM Y O
Smo k e Tes t er for di esel- fuell ed v ehi cl es or g a soli ne- fu ell ed v eh icles s ha l l b e the
ba sis in deter mining w het her or no t a pa rti cu la r motor veh icle ha s comp li ed
therew ith .
1)
For Dies el- Fu ell ed Veh icle s : T h e NI SS A LC O KOM Y O D I ESEL S M OKE
TE STE R sh all be u sed in test ing the s mok e emi ssi on of di esel- fu ell ed v eh icles.
1.a)
An y di esel- fuell ed mo t or v ehi cl e, u nd erg o in g a sm ok e te st, foun d
to h a v e a correspon ding rea di ng of Fi fty Perc ent (50% ) Poll uti on R a t e a nd b elow
(us ing th e N IS S AL CO KO M YO DI ES EL S MO KE TE S T ER ) sh a ll b e con s idered to h av e
pa s sed the tes t hen ce, it s sm ok e emis sion is w ith in the a llo wa b le s ta nd a rd.
1 . b)
An y d ies el-fu elled mo tor v ehicle, a fter underg oin g a s mok e test,
foun d to h av e a c orresp ond ing readin g of a b ove Fifty p ercen t (5 0% ) Pollu tion R a te
sh a ll b e co nsi dered to ha ve fail ed th e test h en ce, the v eh icle is s a id t o be a
pol lu ta nt .
2)
For G a soli ne- Fuel led Veh icles: th e NI SSA LC O HC /C O ( HC =H Y D RO
C A RB O N/ C O=C A RB O N M o no x ide ) SM OKE TE ST E R sh a ll be used in tes tin g t he
smok e emiss ion of ga sol ine- fuel led v ehicles .
2.a)
An y g a soli ne- fu ell ed mot or v eh icle, a fter u nd ergo ing a smok e
tes t, foun d to ha v e corre sp ond in g rea d ing of:
C O (C a rb on Mon oxid e):
pa s sed the test .

6 % Pol lu tion R a te a nd b elow sha ll be cons id ered to ha v e

HC (Hy d ro Ca rb on)
:
12 00 pp m Poll uti on R a te a nd bel ow for v ehicle w ith 4strok e eng in e sha ll be con si dered to ha v e pa ssed th e test .
:
78 00 ppm Pollu tion R a te a nd b elow for veh icle w it h 2- strok e
eng in e s ha l l be cons idered to h a v e pass ed th e tes t h en ce, i ts smo k e emis sion is
wi thi n the allow able s ta nd a rd
2 . b)
An y ga sol in e-fu elled mot or veh icles , a fter u nd er-g oing a s mok e
tes t, foun d to ha v e a corr esp on din g readi ng of:

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C O (C a rbo n M onoxi de):


6% Poll uti on R a te a n d abov e sha l l be
ha v e fa iled th e tes t h ence, the v ehi cl e i s s a id to b e a pol lut a nt.

con si dered to

HC (Hy d ro Ca rbon)
: 12 00 pp m Poll uti on R a te and a b ov e for v ehi cl e
w it h
a
4 - s trok e en gine s ha l l b e cons id ered to ha v e fa iled the test h en ce, the
v ehicle is sa id to be a pol lu ta nt .
: 78 00 Poll uti on R a te a nd a b ov e for vehicles w it h a 2- strok e
eng in e sh a ll be cons idered to ha v e fa i led th e tes t h ence, the v ehi cle is s aid to b e
pol lu ta nt .
b)
An y op era tor or ow ner of motor vehicle of w ha t ever cl a ssi fi ca ti on is
requ ired to rep ort a nd su bmit the sa id v ehi cl e for s mok e emi ssi on testin g w ith in
Tw ent y- Fou r (24 ) h ou rs from the ti me of the is sua n c e of a cha rg e s ub poen a / Temp ora ry Op era tor s Permit i ssu ed by th e App rehen di ng Off icer. A
co rr es pon di ng p enal ty wi ll be i mp osed if th e mot or v eh icle fa il ed t he s a id smok e
tes t.
S EC T I ON 4 37 . C ertifi ca te of C omp lia nce:
a)
An y motor v eh icle consi dered to ha ve pa ssed th e smo k e test sh a ll be
iss ued a C ert ifi ca te of C omp lia n ce as w ell a s stick er for motor v eh icle. T h is sti ck er
sh a ll b e pla ced on t he wi nd sh ield of th e veh icle a s a sig n th a t s a id v ehicle had
pa s sed the smo k e tes t.
b)
A C erti fi ca te of C omp lia nce sh all b e va lid for a period of s ix (6) mon th s
fro m the da te of its iss ua n c e.
c)
With in fi v e (5 ) w ork in g da y s after th e ex pi ra tion of th e v a li di ty of a
C ert ifi ca te C omplia nce, the sa me must b e renew ed prov id ed th a t th e sa me mot or
v ehicle subjec t of th e C erti fi ca te of C ompl ia n ce sha ll ha v e pa ss ed the requ ired
smok e tes t.
S EC T I ON 4 38 . Tes tin g Fees a nd O ther Ch a rges:
a)
A Test ing Fee of P 50. 0 0 sh all be impo sed for ev ery mot or v ehicle
un derg oing the required smok e tes t .
b)
An Ov erd ue C ha rg e of P1 00 . 00 per da y s ha l l b e imp osed u po n a ny
opera t or/ow n er/ dri ver o f a mo tor v ehi cl e wh o fail s to renew h is mo tor v eh icle s
C ert ifi ca te of Comp lia n ce u pon th e la ps e of fi v e (5) work i ng d a y s a fter the
ex pira ti on of th e si x (6) mon th va lid ity p eriod of th e sa i d C erti fi ca te of C omp lia nc e.
c)

P 16 . 50 for st ick er fee .

S EC T I ON 43 9. R egu la t ion. - No motor v ehi cl e of w ha t ev er ty pe ex cep t


bra nd new motor vehi cl e a s cer ti fi ed b y the d ealer a nd co nfi r med b y the Ci ty An tiS mok e Bel ch in g Un it s ha ll be a ccep ted for regi stra tio n b y th e L a nd T ra nsp orta ti on
Off i ce wi tho ut fi rst pres en ti ng th e C ertifi ca te of Comp lia n ce du ly i ssu ed by th e City.
S EC T I ON 4 40 . Penal ty cla u se :
a)
An y opera t or or ow n er or mot or veh icle of w ha tev er ty p e or ma na ger of
a ny la nd tra ns porta ti on bu sin ess, p a ss eng er or oth erw is e, sh all, up on fai lure o f h is
mot or v ehi cl e to comp ly /p a ss th e requ ired smok e emi ssion s ta nda rd as provid ed in
S ect ion 3 hereo f, be l iabl e for th e foll ow ing p ena l ties:
i) For I s t Off ense - >
a fi n e of P 1 , 00 0 . 00
ii) For 2nd O ff en se - >
a fi n e of P 1 , 50 0 . 00
iii ) Fo r 3rd & S u bs equ ent Off ens es ->
a fi n e of P 2 , 00 0 . 00 pl us
impou ndin g of
su bject

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mot or v eh icle a nd i mp rison men t


of n ot mor e tha n 30 day s.

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CHA P TER 96 : AN TI - S M OKI NG


S EC T I ON 4 41 . Defi n iti on of t er ms:
A. P u bl ic Uti lity Veh i cle - Any v eh icle th a t is o pera ted by v irtu e of a
Fra nch ise or C ertifi ca te of Pu bli c Con v eni ence, sp ecifi ca lly for pa ssen ger, su ch
a s b ut not li mi ted to: Publ ic U tili ty Bu s (PUB ), Pu blic Ut ilit y Jeep (PUJ ), PU, Tax i,
Motor el a, T ricy cle an d oth er p a ssen ger v ehicle s.
B . En closed P ub lic Pla ce - Any bui lding o r stru ct ure, wh eth er ow ned
by the g ov ernment, priv a te indi vidu a ls, corp ora tion s, pa rtn ersh ip s or pa rts th ereo f
su ch a s : off i ce, se s sion ha ll, so ci a l ha ll, co nferen ce ro om,
co mfort ro om, lobby,
co rri dor, a lley, gy mna si um, a n d au di toriu m, w h ose do or a nd wi nd ows are clo sed for
a ir con di tion in g.
C. Cla ssroom, Au di toriu m, G ymn a siu m - Any cla ss ro o m of a ny s ch ool
or i ns titu tion o f lea rn in g a n d a ny a uditori um or g ymna s iu m ev en if they are n ot
enclo sed for air con di tion ing a s lon g a s tw o or more p erson s a re u sing th e sa me a t
a ny one time.
S EC T I ON 4 42 . P roh ib ition :
a . I t sha ll b e u nla wfu l for a ny perso n to smok e cig a rs or cig a rettes
in sid e a n y p ubli c u tili ty v ehi cl e o r oth er v eh icle for pa s seng er hire wh ile sa id
v ehicle is bein g opera ted alon g th e roa d, street, thorou gh fa re or h ig hw a y.
b. I t sh a ll lik ewi se b e unla wful for a ny p erson to s mok e ciga r o r
ci ga rett es i ns ide an y en cl osed pub lic pla ce, cla ss ro om, ex cept a t the isola ted area
des igna ted a s smok in g l oun g e.
S EC T I ON 4 43 . R eq uirement :
a . I t sh a ll b e th e du ty o f a n y opera tor of pu bli c ut ilit y v ehi cl e a nd t he
ow ners, prop rietors, or l essees of enclos ed p ub li c pla ces, schoo ls, a ud itori ums, o r
gy mna s iums to displ a y appro pria t e N o S mo kin g s ign in sa id v eh icles or bui ldi ng s
or p arts th ere of in con spi cu ou s pla ces .
b. It sha l l li k ewi se be th e du ty of ow ners or les sees of en cl osed p ub li c
pla ce s , s ch ool s, auditori ums a nd g ymn a siu ms , to set a si de a su ita ble area for
smok in g, provid ed, th a t th e sa id area s ha ll b e tota l ly is ola ted from en cl osed pu b lic
a rea .
c . I t sh a ll b e th e duty of an y driv er a nd co nd uctor of a ny p ub li c ut ilit y
v ehicle, cla ss ro om tea ch er, a nd
ow ner, prop rietor, l essee o r the inch a rge of
ma n a g emen t of b usin ess esta blis hmen t s not to allow a ny p erson w h o is smok ing
in sid e in sa id v ehicle, off ic e, cl a ssroo m or es ta blish men ts, as the ca se ma y be, or
to ca ll th e a tten tio n of an y pers on smo kin g in sid e a nd to rep ort th ose w ho
refu se to st op s mokin g t o th e n ea rest Poli ce S ta tion for a ppreh ens ion .
d. I t sh a ll b e the duty of all busi ness es ta bl ish men ts w ith in t he Ci ty
sell in g cig a rs/cig arettes to p ut or ins ta ll a sign boa rd in th eir es tabl ish men ts to
rea d a s foll ow s:
S MOK I N G I S DAN GE ROU S T O ON E S HEALT H
CI T Y HEALT H OFFI CE R
S uch sign b oa rd sh a ll be tw elve (1 2 ) inch es i n wid th a nd eig hteen (1 8)
in ch es in l eng th a nd sh a ll be in sta ll ed i n a con sp icuou s p la ce with in th e premis es
of
the estab lis hment s so tha t th e publi c ca n ea si ly vi ew a nd rea d th e s a me . I ts
ba ck g roun d col or sh a ll b e w hit e and th e l etter s in red c olor.

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S EC T I ON 4 44 . Penal ty cla u se. - An y person viol a ting the prov isi ons of
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be pu nis hed by a fi ne of n ot less t ha n P 1, 5 0 0 .0 0 nor mor e tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4) mon ths and on e (1 ) da y n or
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp ris on men t a t th e discre ti on of
the co ur t.
CH A PT ER 97 : E RE C T I ON OF P OS T, ET C.
S EC T I ON 44 5. Proh ib ition - Posts C on stru cti on. - I t sha l l be u nl a wfu l
for a ny p erson to in sta ll, erect or co nstru ct tel eph on e
pos ts, electric posts ,
tele commu ni ca tio n p osts a n d the lik e w ith out securi ng a p ermit from the Ci ty
En gi neer a n d a pp rov ed by th e C ity Ma y or.
S EC T I ON 44 6. Proh ib iti on - Arch es Con stru ct ion . - N o
p ers on sha ll
in sta ll, erect o r con s tru ct a rch es a nd the l ik e w ith out secu ring a permit fro m th e
C ity E ng in eer a nd ap p ro ved b y the Ci ty Ma y or.
S EC T I ON 44 7. Pro hib iti on - Ad v ert isemen t D isp la y. - N o p erson sha ll
di spl a y, a tta ch, ha ng or na il strea mers ,
stick ers, d ecal s, p a mp h lets, tin pla tes,
ca rd b oa rds, b ill b oa rds or o ther ad v ert ising pa raph erna l ia , which w ill giv e not ice
of ad v ertisem ent s and /or end orse ment for a n y
fi lm sh ow in g, b usi ness or
profess ion a l serv ices or simi la r a cti vi ties to an y C epa l co el ectri c p osts, s treet s ign
pos ts, tra ff i c lig ht si gna l posts , b ridg es and ov erpa s s es .
S EC T I ON 44 8. Pen alty cla use. - Any pers on foun d v iola tin g th e
prov is ion s of the p recedin g s ect ion s sh all b e pu ni shed by a fi n e of n ot l ess th a n
P 50 0 .0 0 n or more th a n P 1, 50 0 . 0 0 o r i mp rison men t of not l ess th a n on e (1) month
a nd
ten (10 ) day s n or more tha n four (4 ) mon th s,
or b oth such fi ne a nd
impris onment a t t he dis cre t ion of th e cou rt .
C H APT E R 9 8 : I NS TA LLAT I ON OF BI LL B OA RD S/ S TR EAM E R S
S EC T I ON 4 49 . D efi n it ion of terms . - Th e term h igh w a y inclu d es ev ery
tho ro ug hfa res, b oul ev a rds, d riv ewa y s, av enu e s, p a rk s, a ll eys, ca l lejon, roadw a y s
up on grou nd s owned by p riva te p erson s, col leges , u ni versi ties, or other s imila r
in stitu tio ns .
S EC T I ON 4 50 . Permi ts req ui red :
1 . N o p erson sh a ll u se a p rop erty al ong o r nea r th e hig hw a y s, grou n ds
or pla ces in the City of C ag a ya n de Oro, for dis pla y, erecti on or ma i nten a n ce of
pos ters, sign s, sign boa rd s, bill boa rd s or stru ctu r es of wh a tev er kin d, el ect ri c or
oth erw is e w ith out fi rst ob ta in in g a permit from t he O ff ic e o f the Ci ty Ma y or. T h e
prov is ion s of th is s e ct ion shal l n ot ap ply to sig ns not exceed ing tw o (2 ) squa re
fe et of di spla y s urfa ce pla c ed in resid en tia l bu ild in g, sta tin g merely th e na me a n d
oc cu pa tion of a n oc cupa n t, g round sig ns a dverti sin g the sa le or ren ta l o f premises
up on w hi ch it i s p la ced , st reet sig n s ere cted by th e city, p ictorial s on disp la y
in sid e o f lob bi es of mov ie h ouses , sig ns, sig nb oa rds or billbo a rd s wi thi n th e
premises of s cho ols wh ich do no t in vo lv e stru ctu ra l sa fety and si gn s, b a n ners,
strea m ers or arche s for cha r i ta bl e a nd civic pu rpo ses a u thori zed by the C it y
Ma y or.
2 . Ev ery p ermi t gra nted s ha ll b e renew ed on or b efore th e 20 th da y o f
Ja n ua ry of ev ery ca len da r yea r.
S EC T I ON 4 51 . Li mi ta tion on cons truction of b ill b oa rd. - Th e p ermit for
the co n st ru ction of b il lbo a rd s mu st ob serv e th e foll ow ing req ui remen ts :
I - WALL SI GN

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1 . Dis pla y S ign s p la c ed ag ains t ex terio r wa ll of th e bu ild in g s hal l not


ex tend mor e tha n s ix (6) in ch es of the wa ll su rfa ce nor to ex ten d bey ond th e to p or
the end s of the w all surfa c e on w h ich they a re pla ced a nd s hall cov er a n area of
not mo re th a n twenty fi ve (25 %) p ercen tum of th e wa ll a rea . E lectric or neon
sig nb oa rd s a nd oth er a dverti se ments pla ced para l lel to the b ui lding sha ll not b e
less th a n t hree (3) meter s h ig h from th e si dewa lk lev el t o th e low est porti on o f
sa id si gn boa rd s a nd thei r projecti on sha l l n ot ex ceed thi rt y (3 0) cen tim eters
fro m the bu ild in g lin e.
2 . Al l dis pla y sig n s p ain ted on t he ex teri or wa lls of bui ldi ng s or
stru ctu res sh all be con si dered a s bil lb oa rds or sign boa rd s, sig ns or p osters and a re
su bject to the pro vi sion s of thi s sectio n .
I I - P RO JEC T SI GN S :
1 . Al l
di spl ay
sign s,
si gnboa rd s o r bill b oa rds pla ced on a
bu ild ing or structu re alo ng a s treet sh a ll not ex tend beyo nd th e curb li nes.
2 . A clea r spa ce of not les s t ha n t hree (3) met ers sha ll be prov id ed
bel ow a ll pa rts of s uch sig ns on bu ild ings w ith ou t a rca d e a nd a clea r spa ce o f
not less tha n fi v e (5) meters s ha ll be provid ed b elow a ll pa rt s of su ch si gn s on
bu ild ings w ith arca de.
3 . Th e ere ction of p rojectin g el ectri c or neon sig nb oa rd s an d oth er
a dv ertis e men ts may b e a llow ed if:
a . th e clea r di sta n ce bet we en
s ignbo a rds ere cted on one
bu ild ing is n ot less tha n fou r (4 ) met ers .
b. th e sig nb oa rds i n th e s ucc eedi ng fl oor shal l b e on t he sa me
v ert ica l line a s the s ignbo a rds erec ted on t he l ow er fl oor.
c . Th e h eig ht of th e l ow est fra me of th e sig n b oa rds s ha l l not
be less th a n fi v e (5) me ters a bov e t he s id ewal k .
d. In ca s e of tw o a dja cent bu ildin gs, sig nb oa rd s sh a ll be
pla ced a t a dista n ce of n ot l ess t ha n tw o (2 ) meters fro m th e common b ounda ry l ine.
e . T he sig nb oa rd sha ll n ot be cl oser tha n one meter to a n y l igh t,
pow er or telep hone line.
f. All sign s sh all b e in En glish , Pi lip ino or a n y n a tiv e diale ct.
I II - GR OU N D SI GN S :
1 . Dis pla y sig ns sh a ll n ot ex ceed th re e a nd one hal f (3 1/ 2) met ers in
hei gh t ab ov e th e gro un d on w h ich they rest .
2 . Such sig n s sha ll be loca ted at a di sta n ce of no t les s th a n sev en (7)
me t ers from the edg e of t he road - ri gh t- o f-w a y.
3 . An op en spa ce of at lea st on e (1 ) meter h ig h s ha ll b e ma in ta in ed
betw een th e b ottom of th e s ign an d the grou nd ; prov id ed, tha t th e nec ess a ry
su pp orts a nd la tti ce or sl a tes sh all ex tend th roug h su ch s pa c e of not more tha n
fi ft y (50 %) percentu m of th e h eig ht from th e g roun d.
I V - R OO F SI GN S :
1 . Wi thi n the Fire Z on e li mi ts, n o roof sig ns sh a ll be s up ported b y or
bra ced wi th a ny wood en bea m or other woo d con stru cti on.
2 . Ad equ a te p rov isio ns sha ll be mad e for gro un di ng meta lli c pa rts
of roo f s ign s exp osed to lig htn in g.
V - M IS CEL LA N EOU S R EQU I REME N TS :
1 . N o sig ns, poster s , s ign b oa rds, b illboa rd s a nd di spl a y sig ns of any
k ind sh all be pla ced w hi ch wi ll ob struc t or in terf ere wi th an y win dow or us e o f a
requ ired ex it.

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2 . All sig ns , sign boa rd s or billb oa rds sha l l b e stru ct ura lly sa fe a nd
co n st ru ct ed to w ith sta n d a w in d pres sure of a t lea s t t hirty (30 ) pou nd per sq ua re
foo t of su rfa ce, a nd th ey sh a ll b e se cu rely a nch ored, sus pen ded or supp orted so a s
not to be a men a ce to pers ons or property. T h e p la n of su ch dis pla y sig ns sh a ll be
sig ned b y a c omp e tent civ il eng in eer or a rch ite ct a nd prop erly a pprov ed by th e City
Bu ildin g Off i ci al .
3 . Shou ld a n y sig n, in th e jud gment of th e C ity B uildi ng Off icial,
beco mes i ns ecu re or be in dan gerou s cond iti ons, the Hold er of the permit sh a ll,
up on no tifi ca tion from th e City B uil di ng Off i ci a l, immed ia te ly pla ce t he s ign i n
a sa fe cond iti on . Ev ery grou nd sig n a nd the i mmedia te su rro un di ng premises s hal l
be
ma in ta i ned by th e ow ner i n clea n ,
sa nit a ry
con di tion a nd free fro m al l
obn ox iou s s ub sta nc e.
4 . N o p osters, si gn s, sig nb oa rd s or billb oa rds of an y kind sh oul d be
permitted ex c ep t th ose for i den tifi ca tion pu rpos es on ly, t he siz e of wh ich sha ll n ot
ex ce ed (1 .5 0x 3 .00) met ers for C om mercia l a nd (2 .0 0x 10 .0 0) me t ers for i nd ustri a l
esta b lis hments w hi ch a re a ctua ll y a lon g or nea r na ti ona l h igh w a y as fol low s:

Ta gol oa n

N orth - from L ico- a n - R ecto a ven u e to the wh a rf


Wes t - fro m C orra l es - Recto Aven u e to th e b oun da ry of th e C it y a nd
N orthw est - from Ca rm en j un ction to the bou nd a ry in I gp it.

5 . N o p ermit sh all b e issu ed to an y fu nera l p a rlor for the ere ction of


a ny sig n, si gnboa rd or billboa rd hav i ng more t ha n si x teen (16 ) inch es l eng th b y six
(6) inch es i n w id th.
6 . N o strea m er sh a ll be a ll ow ed to be i n pla ce for more tha n si x (6)
day s . T h e en tity pla cin g the s trea mer sh all b e l ia bl e for all a cci den ts a nd
in juri es ca u sed by th e sa id strea mer wi thi n the period .
S EC T I ON 452 . I den tifi ca ti on imprin ts. - All s ig ns mu st bea r imp rin ts of
the permit h old er. Fu r thermor e, a p la q ue b ea ring t he na m e of the outd oor
a dv ertis in g co mpany sha ll also b e p la c ed a t ei ther th e top o r th e botto m o f th e
pos ter or pa in ted bulleti n a s a mea n s
of iden tify ing
th e out door a dverti sin g
co mpa ny t o w hom th e s tructur e bel ong s.
S EC T I ON 45 3 . Pen a lt y cla u se. - An y person viola t ing the prov isio ns of
the fo r egoi ng section s s ha l l b e pu ni shed with a fi n e of n ot les s th a n P1 , 5 00 .00 no r
mor e th a n P 3, 0 0 0 .0 0 or an imp riso nment of not less th a n fou r (4 ) mon t hs a n d one
(1) d ay n or more tha n eig h t (8) mon ths , or both su ch fi n e a nd imp ri son men t a t t he
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
C HAP TE R 9 9 : DI G GI NG OR EXC AVATI O N IN S TREE T S
S EC T I ON 45 4 . R equ irements. - I t sha ll be un la w ful for a n y person to
cu t, tren ch, d ig or ex ca v a te in or al ong any road or s treet or to dis turb or rem ov ed
a ny pu bl ic w ork s or ma teria ls th erein , wi tho ut a p ermi t t o d o so fro m th e City
En gi neer, approv ed by the C ity Ma y or, which permit sh a ll b e displa yed at th e p la ce
of ex ca va ti on while w ork is bei ng do ne, con sp icuou s to th e p ub lic, t he i nsp ector,
pol ice an d other person s ha v in g a uth ority to ex a mi ne the sa me.
I t sh a ll als o be un la w ful for an y co ntra c tor of gov ern men t proje ct,
wh eth er na tion a l or loca l, to pro ceed to u nd erta k e th e projec t with out fi rst s e cu rin g
the nec ess a ry permit fro m th e City E ng in eer, ap prov ed by t he Cit y Ma y or.
S EC T I ON 4 55 . C ond iti ons of p ermi t. - Th e Ci ty Engi n eer i n gra n ting th e
permit sha ll pres crib e the follow in g conditio ns :

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a.
T ha t the ex ca va ted
obs truction to tra ff i c a nd p edest ri a ns ;

soil s

sh a ll

be

pla ced

b.
T ha t no cu lv erts sha l l be pla ced alon g
ex ca v a ti on is a ll read y for th e la yi ng of su ch cu lv erts ;

as

n ot

to

ca use

the ro ad u nl ess the

c.
Temp ora ry su pp ort of adjo ini ng p roperty.- T he pers on ca u sin g
a ny ex ca va tion to be ma d e sha l l p ro vide su ch sh ee t pilli ng a nd bra cin g a s ma y b e
nec ess a ry to prev ent th e ea rth o f ad joi ning p roperty from ca v ing i n b efore
perma nen t s upport ha v e been prov id ed for th e sid es of the ex ca v a ti on;
d.
Perma nen t s upport of a dj oin ing p roperty.- Wh enev er p rov isi ons
a re n ot made for th e p erma n ent su pp ort of the sid es of an ex ca v a ti on, th e p ers on
ca usi ng i t to b e ma d e sha ll bu ild a reta ini ng w a l l which sh all b e ca rried t o a h eig ht
su ff icien t to reta in t he a djoi ni ng ea rth a nd s hall be prop erly cop ed.
e . T ha t priv a te c on tra ctor or any person wh o ma y b e all owed to mak e
a ny ex ca va ti ons al ong or a cross a ny s treet is requ ired to deposi t such a mou nt
represen tin g th e estima ted cos t o f rest o ra tion of digg ings or ex ca va ti ons a s ma y be
reco mm end ed b y the C ity Engi neer, su bj ect to w it hd ra wa l b y the p ri v a te con tra ct or
or any perso n ma king su ch dig gi ng or ex ca v a tion up on recom men da t ion of th e Ci ty
En gi neer s Off ice th a t th e rest o ra tion w ork s a re prop erly do ne, otherw is e, su ch
a mo un t wi ll b e used b y th e C ity to ma k e or co mpl et e the res tora tion wo rk s us ing
the a mou nt d eposited a n d w ha t ever bal a nce,
if a ny sha ll be retu rned t o t he
dep osi tor.
S EC T I ON 4 56 . Au tho ri ty of the Ci ty Eng in eer. - Th e Cit y En gi neer shal l
ha v e th e au tho ri ty to ord er th e co n tra cto rs of ex ca v a ti on p rojects t o stop th e wo rk
i f, up on his ins pectio n, t he sa me is fou nd to be vi ola ti ve o f a ny of the con dit ion s
herei n a bov e - prescrib ed a nd sha ll order the resump tion of work on ly u pon fai thfu l
co mp lia n ce .
S EC T I ON 4 57 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y p erson
fou nd v iola t ing an y
prov is ion o f th is C h apter sh a ll be fi ned not l ess th a n P 1 , 50 0. 00 n or mor e tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or i mp ri son ed to not less t ha n four (4 ) mon th s an d o ne (1 ) da y n or more
tha n eigh t (8 ) month s, or b oth su ch fi n e a n d i mp rison men t a t th e di scretion of th e
co ur t.
C HAP TE R 1 00 : ROA D WA RNI NG SI G NS ON ONG OI NG PROJ EC TS
S EC T I ON 4 58 . R oa d wa rni ng s si gn s an d con dit ion s. - I t sha ll b e
un la w ful for a ny p riv a te con tra cto r of gov ern men t proj e ct s, w het her n a tiona l o r
loca l, or a ny person to proc eed to u nd erta k e a ny co nstru c tion , dig gi ng , trenchi ng ,
ex ca v a ti on or repai r of a ny road or street or porti on th ereof w ith ou t i nst a lli ng road
wa rn ing si gn s duly a p pro ved by the T ra ff i c Di vi sion and the City En gi neer up on
pri or con su lta ti ons wi th the l oca l ba ra n g ay o ff icial s in the a rea s aff e cted w hil e the
wo rk is bei ng d one.
T he roa d w a rn ing s ign s men tion ed hereof refer to sign s infor min g t he
publ ic a nd motori sts a mon g oth ers, th e cl osu re of roa d /st reet , no en try, t ra ff ic fl ow
a nd oth er si gn s o f simila r na tu re .
T he T ra ff i c Div is ion and th e C ity En gin eer, i n app rovi ng th e roa d sig n s,
mu st prescrib e th e foll owi ng cond iti ons :
a ) th e ma teria l s u sed for th e sign s sh all be of stron g qua lit y.
b) the siz e mu st not be less tha n 3 f eet x 4 fe et wi th b old ma rk in gs .
c) in stal led w ith semi- perma nen t sup po rt a nd imp lement s to en sur e
v isib il ity to motoris ts ev en duri ng n igh t ti me .

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For s trict impl emen ta ti on of this C ha p ter, th e P requ alifi ca ti on, Bid s
a nd Aw a rds C ommitt ee (P BA C) wi th the app rova l of th e City May or sh a ll ca use the
in cl usi on of th is Ch a pter in the M emora n du m o f A greemen t/ C ontra ct th a t the
pa rti es ma y s ign rel a tiv e t o th e p articul a r p roject i nv olv ed a nd a v iola tion th er eof
ma y be a va lid groun d for recess ion of th e con tra ct .
S EC T I ON 45 9 . Pen a lt y cla u se. - An y person viola t ing the prov isio ns of
the fo r egoi ng section s s ha l l b e pu ni shed with a fi n e of n ot les s th a n P1 , 5 00 .00 no r
mor e th a n P 3, 0 0 0 .0 0 or an imp riso nment of not less th a n fou r (4 ) mon t hs a n d one
(1) d ay n or more tha n eig h t (8) mon ths , or both su ch fi n e a nd imp ri son men t a t t he
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
CHA P TER 10 1 : WA S HI NG OF V E HIC LE S A ND OV E RNI G HT PAR KI N G
S EC T I ON 46 0 . P rohib iti on. - N o w a sh in g o f v eh icles, mot orela s a nd trisika ds sha l l be made a ny time al ong th e city st reet s or p ortion th ereo f to avoi d the
co lle ctio n o f mu d and d irty w a ter on th e si destre et s.
S EC T I ON 4 61 . Ga ra g e C on structi on. - All op era tors or o wn ers of PU
ca rs an d ta xi s shall hav e thei r own g a ra ge so tha t th ere w ill b e no more overn ig ht
pa rk i ng of th ese ca rs in cit y stre ets fron tin g hotel s a nd w h ere w a sh ing o f th ese
un its sh a ll also be mad e .
S EC T I ON 46 2 . E nforc ement. - T h e Ci ty H ea l th Off ice, Ci ty Gen era l
S ervi ces an d th e T ra ff ic M a nag e ment an d En force men t B urea u wi ll be ma de
a ccou n tabl e for the en for cemen t of t he foreg oin g prov isi ons .
S EC T I ON 463 . Pena lty Cla use. - An y pers on v iola t ing the prov i sion s of
thi s Cha pt er sh a ll b e p un ish ed w ith a fi ne of n ot l ess tha n P5 00 .0 0 nor more tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris onm en t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mont h and ten (10 ) d ay s n or
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the co ur t.
OF FE NSE S A GA I NS T P UB L I C M ORA LS, U NS IG H TLY V I E W A ND D E CE NC Y
CHA P TER 10 2 : SE LLI NG OF LI QUOR , E TC. AT C EM ETE RY
S EC T I ON 4 64 . Prohi bi tion s. - I t shal l be u nla wfu l for a ny p erson to commit
a ny of t he a cts enu mera ted herei n in sid e a ny pu bli c ceme teries in th e ma n n er
des crib ed herei n du ring th e celeb ra tion of a l l S ai nts Da y a n d All S oul s Day on
N ov emb er 1 a nd 2, resp ectiv ely, from 6: 0 0 a .m. to 6 : 0 0 p .m., to w it:
a ) sell in g a nd drin k i ng in tox icatin g liq uo r
b) ga mbl in g i n a ny form
c) pla yi ng of rad io, rad io ca sse tte an d oth er el ectron ic sou nd s dev ice
wh ich s ha ll di sturb oth ers pra y in g or p erformin g
relig iou s ritu als or
serv ice s for t heir dea d in side p ub li c cem e teries .
S EC T I ON 46 5 . Penal ty cla u se. - An y viol a tion of th e prec edi ng s ecti on sh a ll
be pun ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess th a n P 5 00 .00 nor more tha n P 1, 50 0.0 0 o r
impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four
(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .
C HAP TE R 1 03 : SA LE OF LI Q UOR
S EC T I ON 4 66 . S al e of l iqu or in sta ll s. - I t sh a ll be unla w fu l fo r any sta ll
hol der in th e pub lic ma rk et of th e Cit y of C ag a ya n d e Oro to s ell a t h is sta ll o r
a ny pla ce in sid e sa id ma rk et any i nto xi ca t ing or alcoh olic liq uor or bevera g e,

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in cl ud ing beer a nd tuba , an d/ or to


pla ce thereab ou t .

a llow

dri nk i ng of t he sa me a t hi s st a ll or a n y

N o person s ha ll brin g in to the ma rk ets for the pu rpos e of drink in g a t


the sta ll a ny in toxica ti ng or al coh oli c liq uo r or b ev era ge, in cl ud in g b eer a nd tuba .
S EC T I ON 4 67 . Sa le of li qu or to min or. - No p ers on sha ll sell , giv e, or
off er into xi ca t ing liq uor t o an y
p erson less th a n 18 y ea rs of a ge excep t for
med icin a l p u rp oses w hen certifi ed and prescrib ed b y a phy si ci a n.
S EC T I ON 468 . Min or to buy liq u or. - N o p erson l ess tha n 18 y ea rs old
sh a ll bu y, receiv e or drin k i nto xi ca t ing li qu or lik e a lcoho l, wh is k ey, ale, beer,
bra ndy, gin, rum, cha mpa gn e, ba si, tub a , or a ny other b ev erag e li abl e to prod uce
in tox ica tion , ex cept w hen p rescri bed b y a ph y sicia n for medi ci na l p urp oses.
S EC T I ON 46 9 . Penal ty cla u se. - A ny viola t ion o f th e foregoi ng s ect ion s
un der th is Ch apt er sha ll b e pu ni sha b le b y a fi ne of n ot les s tha n P 50 0. 00 nor more
tha n P 1, 50 0. 0 0 or i mp ri son men t of not l ess th a n o ne (1) mon th a n d ten (10 ) day s
nor more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or b oth su ch fi n e a nd imp riso nment a t th e d iscretio n
of th e cour t.
C H AP T ER 1 04 : SC A LP I NG
S EC T I ON 4 70 . Defi n iti on of Term. - Wh enev er u sed i n th is C ode, S cal pi ng
sh a ll refer to a n act of selli ng ti ck ets for p rofi t outs ide t he off icial booth , cou n ter
or an y p la ce d esigna ted fo r th e p urp ose i n co nn ec ti on wi th th e is sua n ce of tick ets
for boa t and pla ne fa res, a nd for a dmiss ion in s ports con tests , c oncert s, stag e
performa n ces, mo vi e th ea ter ex hi bi tion s an d simila r un derta k ing s.
S EC T I ON 4 71. Proh ib iti on. - N o p erson sha ll s ell to the p ub li c an y tick et
ref erred
t o in
thi s
s e cti on
ou tsid e
the
off i ci a l b ooth , cou n ter or pl a ce
des igna ted for th e p urp ose .
S EC T I ON 4 72 . Oth er prohi bit ed a cts . - N o p erson i ncha rg e of th e i ssu a nce of
tick ets i n th e bo oth, co un ter or desi gna ted pla ce sh a ll a llow oth er person s to b uy
tick ets on wh olesa le for bla ck ma rk etin g p urpo se s, or for an y other p erson to
ma n a g e, fi n a nce, or opera te sca lp in g i n thi s Cit y.
S EC T I ON 47 3. Pena l ty cla u se. - A ny viola t ion of th e foreg oin g sec ti ons u nd er
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be p un ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 3, 000 . 0 0 no r more tha n
P 5, 0 00 . 0 0 or i mp rison men t of n ot les s th a n ei gh t (8) mon ths a nd on e (1) da y nor
mor e th a n tw elv e (1 2 ) month s, or both such fi n e a nd impri sonmen t a t th e d iscretio n
of th e cour t, w ith out prej ud ice to a dmini stra ti ve sa n cti ons .
CH A PT ER 10 5 : D I SP LAY OF UNSA NI TA RY T HI NG S
S EC T I ON 47 4. P roh ibi tion . - I t sha l l b e u nl a w fu l for any p erson t o com mit or
ca use to b e commit ted the follo w i ng a cts in pu blic fen ces, alon g the roa ds or oth er
publ ic pl a ces con spi cu ou sly si tua ted:
Ha ng , disp la y, ex hi bit , dry u nd er the s un or ex pose w it h w ha t ever medi um,
ma n n er, o r purp ose a n y cloth , cloth e s, fi bers , pal a y, ric e, corn, cop ra, brea d,
fi rewood , pork, beef, a nd a n yt hing di rt y or un p lea sa n t to the sig ht .
S EC T I ON 4 75 . Pen alty cla u se. - A ny viol a tion of th e prec ed ing s ecti on un der
thi s Ch a p ter sh a ll b e p un is hab le by a fi ne of not les s th a n P 5 00. 00 n or more tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris onm en t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mont h and ten (10 ) d ay s n or
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the co ur t.
C HAP TE R 1 06 : VAG R AN C Y AN D PROST I T UT ION

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S EC T I ON 4 76 . P rohib iti on. - N o person sha ll neg lect to app ly himsel f or


hersel f to so me la wfu l ca lling w hen h e or
sh e ha s n o leg itima te mea n s of
su bsi sten ce an d ha s th e ph y sica l ab ili ty to w ork ; or to l oiter a b out p ub li c or
se mi-p ub li c pla ces or bui ld ing s, to t ra mp or w a nder a b ou t th e city o r stree ts
wi tho ut vi sible mea n s of suppo rt ; t o lodge in h ou ses of i ll fa me; or i n any ot her
ma n n er, to loi ter in an i nh abi ted or u ni nh a bi ted p la c e b elongin g
to
a no ther
wi tho ut la w fu l or ju stifi ab le rea son.
S EC T I ON 47 7. P rosti tuti on. - I t is h ereby d ecl a red a s a p oli cy th a t
pros titu tion is a socia l men a c e th a t d e stroy s the mora l in teg ri ty of a person an d
ca uses da mag e to the image o f the Ci ty, a nd th eref ore, mu st b e stop p ed a t all c ost.
S EC T I ON 4 78 . Prohi bit ed Acts. - Pu rsu a nt to the abov e decla red p olicy, i t
sh a ll be u nl a w fu l fo r any p erson :
a ) To ha v e s exu al rela tion s wi th a
in cl ud ing but no t li mi ted to su ms of mon ey;

pros titu te

for

s ome

con si dera ti on,

b) To sol icit, procur e, p imp or pa n der;


c) To a ct a s a mid dl e pers on or g o-b etween for a thi rd person a n d a pros titu te
in an y pla ce in the C ity for purp oses of pros titu tion .
S EC T I ON 4 79 . Defi n iti on of Terms :
P rostitu te is a p erson (ma le or fema le) w ho ha bi tu a lly eng ag es in s exu a l
rela ti ons wi th a nother p erson for p rofi t, g ain or fe e.
S oli ci tor, P rocurer or P imp i s a pers on wh o se cures or en ga g es the serv ices
of th e prost itu te for sex ua l rela ti ons or w ho o therw ise a cts a s middle person or go
betw een for a th ird person and a prosti tut e for purp oses of fa ci lit a ting pros titu tion
wh eth er or n ot s exu a l rela tio ns is a ctu a ll y perform ed or con su mma ted .
S ex ual R ela ti on . - An y a ct co mmitted for sex ua l g ra tifi ca tion to inclu d e sex u a l
in terco urse, a cts of la sciv iou sn ess and oth er si mil a r cond u ct.
S EC T I ON 4 80 . P rost itu tion h ou se. - N o person s ha ll esta bli sh or ma in ta in
hou se of pros titu tion or a pla ce wh ere an y l a sciv iou s a cts are p erp etra ted .

S EC TI ON 481 . Pena l ty cla use. - Any v iola tion of th e foregoi ng s ecti ons under
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be p un ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 500 . 0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
CH A PT ER 10 7 : M EN E NTER I NG PLA C E S RE SE RV ED FOR WOME N
S EC T I ON 4 82. Proh ib iti on. - I t is u nl a wfu l for a ny ma l e perso n more th a n
fourt een y ea rs old to en ter in to toil ets, cl osets, co mfo rt rooms, la va tories ,
ba t hrooms, d ressing rooms , or powd er room s, pub lic pl a ces, in clu ding n ig ht cl ub s,
da n ce h a lls, ca ba rets, mov ieh ou ses, resta u ra nt s, h otel s, mot el s, lodgin g hou se,
ca ren d eri a s a nd oth er simil a r pl a ces , w h ich are inten d ed for w omen or lad ies
onl y.
S EC T I ON 48 3. E x cep tion s. - Th e prov is ion of th e precedi ng s ecti on s hall not
a pp ly to ja n itors or p erson s a ss ign ed to clea n th e pla ces men tion ed th erein wh ile
performing t heir work on th eir u su a l tim e, th e a ssig ned j a nit or or clea ner s hal l fi rst
a scerta in th a t no one is i n a t tha t t ime usi ng th e pla ce a foremen t ion ed. Th e
sa id
prov isi ons sh all not be a pp lica b le to ow ners, ma na g ers , b uil di ng

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su perin ten den ts, health off icers, or emplo y ees w hile in the cours e of in sp e cti ng the
pla ce in conn e c tio n w it h th eir fu nc ti ons .
S EC T I ON 48 4. Pen a lty
cla u se. - An y vio la tio n of th e prov ision s of thi s
C hap ter sh all b e p un ish ed by a fi n e of not less tha n P50 0 .0 0 nor mor e th a n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris onm en t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mont h and ten (10 ) d ay s n or
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the co ur t.
C HAP TE R 1 08 : C URFE W FOR M I NORS
S EC T I ON 4 85 . Prohi bi tion s. - N o p erson bel ow fi fteen (15 ) y ea rs o ld sh a ll
roa m, wa nd er aroun d, sta n d- by, or l oiter in an d a rou nd ma rk et pl a ces , resta u ra n ts,
ca fe s , ba rs, nig ht cl ub s, cock ta il l ounges , ma s sa g e cli ni cs, beer hou s es , dis co theq ue
join ts or salo ons, ca ba rets or liq uo r st ore s or s ta nd s, g a mb lin g p la ces, p la za s ,
pa rk s , recrea ti on h a lls, billia rd h a ll s, pa rl ors, b owl ing a lley s, th ea ter lob bi es,
sid ew alk s, hotel s, a nd a ll ot her si mil a r esta blis hment s , a fter ten o clock (1 0: 00)
pos t merid ia n , a nd b efore fi v e o clo ck (5 : 00 ) a n te merid ia n , ex cep t how ev e r, o n
the ev e of the town fi es ta , Cha rter Da y a nd oth er l oca l hol ida y s for th e C it y of
C aga y a n de Oro , Chri stma s, N ew Yea r, Al l S ou ls Da y, A ll S ai nts Day, Good Fri da y,
Holy T hu rsd ay up to the Res urrec tion d ay immedi a tel y fo llowin g, or th ose wh o h a v e
ju st at tend ed in a nd are goin g home from s ch ool cla sses , civ i c or religi ous
ga t herings or so cia l oc ca si ons.
S EC T I ON 4 86 . Pen alty cla u se. - A ny viol a tion of th e prec ed ing s ecti on un der
thi s Ch a p ter sh a ll b e p un is hab le by a fi ne of not les s th a n P 5 00. 00 n or more tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris onm en t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mont h and ten (10 ) d ay s n or
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the co ur t.
C HAP TE R 1 09 : SA LE OF RUG BY
S EC T I ON 487 . P roh ib itio ns. - No ow n ers, les sees, p roprieto r s or ma n a gers of
a ny bu sin ess esta blish m ent sha ll sell to min ors an d for th e la tter to poss e ss rug by
for w ha tev er q ua nti ty, use or p urp ose .
S EC T I ON 4 88 . Defi n iti on of term s. a . R ug b y - A chemica l con ta in ing s ub sta n ce know n a s
ca uses a ddi cti on to u sers wh o ha bi tua l ly in h a le th e sa me .
b. Mi nor - an y pers on belo w eigh te en (18 ) y ea rs o ld.
S EC T I ON 48 9. Pro hib iti on t o mi nors. - N o min or
rugby from a n y esta b lis hment or p erson.

tul uen e

which

sh all s niff , bu y or poss ess

S EC T I ON 4 90 . R equ iremen t. - A ll esta b lis hm ents


sell ing ru gb y, che mica ll y
k n own
a s tulu ene subs ta nce s, a re req uired to mai nta i n a record o f sa les
in dica ti ng th erein th e na me of th e b uy er, hi s ag e, addres s an d th e d a te of sale to b e
su bmitted to th e Off i ce of th e Ci ty Police Dire ctor ev ery 1 5th an d 30 th of th e
mon th .
S EC T I ON 4 91 . Pen a lty cla u se. - O wn ers of bu si ness esta bli shmen ts v i ola tin g
the foregoi ng secti ons under thi s C ha pter sha l l b e pun ish a ble by a fi n e of n ot less
tha n P 3, 00 0. 0 0 n or more tha n P5, 00 0 .0 0 or i mp rison men t of n ot les s tha n eig h t (8)
mon th s an d on e (1) da y nor more tha n tw elv e (12 ) mon th s, or both s uch fi n e a nd
impris onment a t th e d iscretion of th e court, wi thou t p rejud ice to admin is t ra tiv e
sa n cti ons .
How ev er, mi nors viol a ting a n y of th e fo reg oin g pro vi sion s sha ll be pu ni sh ed
by a fi n e of n ot les s th a n P 5 00 .00 n or more tha n P 1, 500 .0 0 or i mp rison ment o f n ot

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less th a n on e (1 ) mon th a n d ten (10 ) da y s nor mo re th a n four (4) mo n th s, or both


su ch fi n e a n d i mp rison ment a t th e discretion of t he cou rt.
CHA P TER 11 0 : M EN DI C A NC Y
S EC T I ON 49 2 . P roh ib ition s. - N o p erson s ha ll be a l low ed to en ter int o a ny
esta b lis hment such a s Ca rend e ri a, R esta u ra nt , H otel, Refr esh men t Pa rlor, or an y
oth er es tabl ish ment w here fo od is s old or served to th e publ ic, or a n y p la c e of
wo rs hi p wh ere t he serv ice a re performed for the purp ose o f a sk i ng, beggi ng or
soli ci tin g fo od, alms, mon ey or gifts, or sel lin g tick ets to i ts cu stom ers.
S EC T I ON 49 3. Pena l ty cla u se. - An y person vi ola ti ng
th e p recedin g s ecti on
sh a ll b e pun ish ed by a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n P 500 . 0 0 n or more th a n P 1 , 50 0 . 00 or
impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four
(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .
C HAP TE R 1 11 : A NTI -P ORNOG RA P HY
S EC T I ON 49 4. Defi n iti on of terms . - For th e pu rpose of th is C hap ter, th e
ter ms lewd, ob sc ene, immo ra l a nd any simila r word sh a ll be con stru ed to refer a s
a ct or thi ng d one which ten d to su gg est, in cite or arou se l ust, depra v i ty,
wi ck edn ess, sex ual violen c e, or i n a ny ma n ner c orrup t or dera il mora li ty, good
cu s to ms a nd tra diti ons and i nclu de, bu t not li mi ted to u n dressi ng tota ll y o r
pa rti a lly as to ex po se th e genita l pa rts in pu bl ic, sh ow in g or d emo nstra t ing sex ua l
sc ene, or th ing s do ne to a cco mpl ish , dep ict or il lu stra te any of th e fo reg oin g in
publ ic.
S EC T I ON
49 5. Pornog raph ic maga z ines , billb oa rds , sig n, tapes , et c. - N o
perso n s ha ll p rint, cop y, reprod uc e, i mp ort, exh ibit, ci rcu la te, sel l, o ff er or ex p ose
for sa l e, len d , lea se, o r ca use the sa me to b e done or sh ow n and ex hi bit a ny lewd ,
in decent or ob scene book , p icture, fi lm, vid eogra ms, inclu d ing a mong oth er s,
v ideo tapes, d is cs, ca s set tes, or a n y techn i cal i mp ro vem en t or va ria tion s thereo f,
a rticles, pa mph let, ca rd, prin t, pa per, w ritin g, ma l d, ca st, fi g ure, or a n y ot her
thi ng .
N o person sha ll p ost or di sp la y to pu bli c v iew a ny bill, pla ca rd, b illboa rd,
or other a dv ert ise ment con ta in in g p ictures
or il lu stra tion s of an ob scene or
immora l cha ra cter.
S EC T I ON 4 96 . Ind ecen t pla y, ex hi bit ion or s how. - N o pers on sha ll exhib it or
perform, ca u se or a llo w to b e ex hi bit ed o r perfor med, in or up to a ny h ous e, room
of fi ce, cu bicle or th e lik e, bui ld ing, lot, or premi s es, p ortion s or pa rts ow ned,
oc cu pi ed, lea sed, l oa ned, o r borrow ed, by him, un d er his ma n a g emen t or con trol,
a ny lew d, in d ecen t or imm oral p la y, scen e, a ct or show, or other rep res enta tion ; to
a pp ea r or up on a ny street, or pla ce up on t o pu bli c view, in a n y d ecen t or lew d
dress , perfor ma n ce, person ifi ca tio n or th e l ik e, or t o ma k e any ind ecen t exposu re,
of hi s or her p erson , or b e guil ty of a n y u n se eml y , ob s cene, fi lth y a ct, or an y
lew d, inde cent , i mmora l, or in su ltin g cond u ct, la n gu age, or b eha v io r.
S EC T I ON 4 97 . Pena l ty cla us e. - A ny viol a tion of the foreg oin g sec tion s u nd er
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be p un ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 500 . 0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
OFF EN SE S AG A I NST P UBL IC PEAC E
C H AP T ER 1 12 : CA ROLI NG

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S EC T I ON 4 98 . P roh ib itio n. - N o p erson , org a ni za ti on or a sso ci a tion , s ha ll


ca ro l a round th e Ci ty ex cept w hen prov id ed b y Ma yor s Permi t a nd on th e fol lowin g
sta ted p eriod and h ou rs, to w it:
p. m.

a . From Dec. 1 6 t o the da y of th e Fea st of E pip ha ny fro m 6: 00 p.m . t o 11 : 0 0

b. Du ri ng C hri stma s an d N ew Yea r - w h ole n ig ht


c . D a y ti me ca rolin g for the d ura tio n of t he C hris tma s S ea s on - 1 0 : 00 A .M . to
5: 00 P. M.
S EC T I ON 49 9. Pena l ty cla u se. - An y person vi ola ti ng
th e p recedin g s ecti on
sh a ll b e pun ish ed by a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n P 500 . 0 0 n or more th a n P 1 , 50 0 . 00 or
impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four
(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .
C H APT E R 1 13 : B LOWI NG OF H OR NS
SEC T ION 500 . Prohi bi tion s:
a .) Pla ce of w orsh ip - No driv er sh all b low its h orn w ith in fi fty (50 ) met ers
fro m an y esta bli shed pl a ce of w orshi p in the City of Ca g aya n de Oro, du ring
S un da y s an d oth er esta blish ed reli gi ous h oli day s a nd wh il e s a id religi ous serv ices
a re b eing perfo r med .
b. ) S ch ool - N o d riv er of an y mo t or v ehi cl e sha ll blow its ho rn w ith in fi ft y
(50 ) meters fro m a s ch ool bu ild ing du ring d ay or nig ht cl a sses.
T he Tra ff ic Div is ion of the C ag a ya n de O ro Police C omma nd is aut horiz ed to
pos t th e n ece s sa ry si gn s in th e a rea s con cerned .
S EC T I ON 50 1. Pena l ty cla u se. - An y person vi ola ti ng
th e p recedin g s ecti on
sh a ll b e pun ish ed by a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n P 500 . 0 0 n or more th a n P 1 , 50 0 . 00 or
impris onment of not less tha n on e (1 ) mont h a nd ten (1 0) da y s n or more th a n four
(4) mon th s, or both s uch fi ne and impri sonmen t a t the dis cr eti on of th e court .
C HAP TE R 1 14 : M UFFLE R S A N D SILE NCE R S
S EC T I ON 50 2. R equ iremen t. - Ev ery own er and /o r d riv er of a
mot orcy cle, ca r, jeep , tru ck, an d oth er veh icle is h ereby requ ired to p rovide h is
v ehicle wi th mu ffl er and /o r sil encer to mi nimiz e n oise .
SE CT ION 50 3. Pen alty cla u se. - An y p erson viola t in g th e prov isio ns of
the precedi ng se cti on shal l b e p unish ed wi th a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n P 50 0. 0 0 nor
mor e th a n P 1, 50 0. 00 or impris onmen t of n ot l ess tha n on e (1 ) mon th a n d ten (1 0)
day s n or more tha n fou r (4 ) mon th s, or both su ch fi ne a n d impris onm en t a t t he
di scret ion of th e cou rt .
C H APT E R 1 15 : A NT I -LI TT ER I NG
S EC T I ON 504 . Proh ib iti ons. - I t s hall be un la w fu l for a ny p erson t o s pil l,
sca tt er, pou r ou t ga rba g e, rubbis h, th ra sh or an y wa st e ma teria l on an y va ca nt lot
a nd pub lic p la c e su ch a s s tre ets, pla z a s, pa rk s or p la y g roun ds, etc . or to throw,
drop, sca tt er, pl a ce in or up on any p art of th e a fore- menti oned p ub lic p la ce s a n y
refu se, peel in g, ciga rett e bu tt, wa ste pa per, ha ndbil l, p a mph let, ci rcu la r o r a ny
a dv ertis e men t, or th ing inju riou s, un heal thfu l or un sa n ita ry.
S EC T I ON 50 5 . Pen a lty C la u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e preced ing section u nd er
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be p un ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 500 . 0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor

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mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.

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TITLE XVI - HEALTH AND SANITATION

C H APT E R 1 16 : M ASSA GE CLI NI C


S EC T I ON 5 06 . Defi n iti on or Terms :
a ) Ma s sa ge Cl ini c sha ll in clud e a n y pla ce o f es tabl ish men t u sed in t he
pra ctice o f hy gi enic a nd a es theti c ma s sage;
b) Hy gien ic a nd aesth etic ma ss a ge sh a ll in clud e any sy ste m o f
ma n ip ul a tion of trea tmen t of the s up erfi cia l pa rts o f th e hu ma n bo dy fo r h y gien ic
a nd a esthet ic purp oses by rubbin g, s trokin g, k n eadi ng or tapp ing w ith h a nd or
in strumen t;
c) M a sseu r or ma ss eus e s hall in cl ud e a ny perso n en ga g ed in the
pra ctice o f hy gi eni c or a est heti c ma s sage, with a cer tifi ca te i ssu ed by th e C ity
H ealth Off icer or his a uth oriz ed rep resen ta tiv e;
d) Op era tor of ma ssag e cli ni c sh all i nclude the ow ner, ma na g er,
a dministra t or, or any other person w h o op era tes or is resp ons ibl e in th e o pera ti on
of su ch cli ni c.
S EC T I ON 50 7 . Permit Fees. - N o p ers on s ha ll eng age i n th e op era tion
a nd main ten a nc e of M a ssag e Cli ni c or p u rs ue the occup a tion o f ma sseu r or
ma s seu se w it hou t fi rst ob tai ni ng a Ma yor s Per mi t a nd pa yin g the corresp ond ing
fe es.
S EC T I ON 508 . Cl in ic Fa ci liti es. - T he Ma s sa g e C li nic sha ll be prop erly
v enti la ted and ill umin a ted to enab le on e to recog niz e a n other p erson ins id e the
sa me . I t sh a ll be kep t a nd ma in ta in ed under strict a nd ab solu te sa ni ta ry cond iti on
a t a ll ti me s a nd sha l l b e prov ided with s uff i ci ent toilet w ith wa shi ng fa cili ties,
dress in g rooms and oth er spa ce s for th e orderly a nd co mforta ble con di tion of t he
cu s to mers . Ea ch roo m sh a ll be a ccess ib le throu g h a d oor or o pen ing w hich shal l b e
cl os ed on ly with a p iece of cl oth or curta i n.
S EC T I ON 5 09 . Rules a n d Reg ul a tion s. - I n th e op era tio n a nd
ma i nten a n ce o f mass a ge cli nic, t he foll ow ing rul es a n d reg ula t ion s sh a ll b e strictl y
obs erved an d fo llow ed, to wi t:
a ) M a ssa g e cl ini c sh a ll b e u sed ex clus iv ely for hyg ien ic an d a esth etic
ma s sa g e.
b) Ma s seur an d ma s seu se s ha ll a t a ll times du ring du ty b e p roperl y a nd
su ff icien tly clad a nd sh all wea r n a me pl a te b ea rin g t heir oc cu pa ti on . T hey s ha l l a l so
su bmit th ems elv es to w eekly rou tin e ph y sica l ex a mina tion by the C i ty Hea l th
Off i cer for rev a lida tion of thei r Hea lth C ertifi ca te, oth erw ise, if foun d to be
su ff erin g from v en erea l or a n y co mmun ica b le disea s es, they sha l l be s usp end ed
fro m eng agi ng in hy gien ic a nd aesth etic ma ssa ge o ccu pa ti on, th eir Hea lt h
C ert ifi ca te to be wit hh eld in th e mea nti me, un til th ey sh a ll ha v e fu lly recov ered.
c . Ma ssa ge su pp lies a nd eq ui pment s uch a s to wel s, cloth es and oth er
wa shab le fa ci liti es an d ma ssa g e pa ra ph erna lia sha l l b e clea n and th e sa me s ha l l n ot
be used for th e s e co nd tim e a fter ha v ing been u sed by a cu stom er.
d. Ma ss a ge cl ini c sha ll be op en ed a t 8: 00 A.M . a nd sha ll clo se a t 11: 0 0 P.M .
ex cep t o n S a turd ay s, S unda y s a n d Hol id a y s w hi ch ma y b e allow ed to opera t e u nti l
12 :0 0 o clock mid ni gh t.
e . N o min or belo w 1 8 y ea rs old or p erson wh o h a s been p rev i ousl y con v icted
by fi na l ju dg men t for an y o f fen se ag a in st decen cy and good cu stom s a s defi n ed in
C hap ter Tw o or Title S ix of th e Rev is ed Pen a l C od e, cri me ag ain st pro perty, or wh o

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is su ff eri ng from v enerea l or a ny co nta g iou s a nd co mmu nica b le d isea se s ha ll be


a llo wed t o en ga g e in th e occu pa ti on of ma ss eur or ma ss eus e or oth er serv ices
a ut horiz ed i n a ma ssa g e clin ic. P u rs ua n t th ere to, a ppli ca tion fo r a Hea l th
C ert ifi ca te fro m th e C ity Hea lth Off icer sha l l on ly be i ssu ed a fter th e appli ca n t
sh a ll h a v e comp leted sa tis fa c tori ly a tra in ing course as ma y b e pres crib ed by t he
C ity Hea l th Off i cer, a nd th e sa me sha ll be a ccomp a ni ed by a Police Cl ea ra nce,
Fis cal s Clea ra n ce a nd Cou rt Clea ra n ce .
f. Sell ing or serv ing of liq uor or oth er intox i ca t ing b ev era g es shal l be strictly
proh ib ited in th e premi ses of the ma ss a ge cl ini c .
g. Min or bel ow 1 8 y ea rs old sh all not be all owed ent ry in a ny ma ssa ge clin ic
a s cu stom er or empl oy ee th ere in .
h. R egi stry book sh a ll a lw ay s be prov id ed w herein the na mes and a dd resses
of a ll ma ss eur or ma ss eus e and oth er emp loy ees ap pea r a nd open for in spectio n b y
du ly a u th orized autho ri ty.
i. T he cli nic sh all alw a y s b e op en for in specti on b y th e C i ty H ea lt h Off i cer or
hi s rep resenta tiv e, t he C i ty Ma y or or throu gh h is du ly a u thori zed la w en fo r cers .
S EC T I ON 5 10 . Ma s sa g e C lin ic as pa rt b us ines s of barb ersh op. - Ma ssag e
C linic a s compon ent of a b a rbersh op sh a ll b e gov erned b y th e p rov isi ons of thi s
C hap ter, prov id ed, h owev er, th a t th es e tw o as pect s of bus in ess mu st be in di ca ted in
a si gnboa rd at th e ma in ent ra nce of t he esta bl ish men t, readi ng : BA RB ER S HOP &
MASS A GE C L IN I C.
S EC T I ON 511 . Oth er S erv ices. - M a nicu r e an d Ped icure serv ices ma y also b e
a llo wed i n a n y ma ssa g e cli ni c, a nd ma ni cu rists a nd p ed icu ri sts sh a ll b e s ub jec t to
the s a me req ui remen t s a s th a t of ma sseu rs and ma s seus e s a s p ro vi ded under th is
C hap ter.
S EC T I ON 5 12. S ch edule of R a tes . - S ch edu le o f ra t es of ma ssa g e clin ic
serv ice s sha l l be pla ced i nside th e es ta blish men t in a con sp icuou s pl a ce ind ica ting
the ra te for ea ch ki nd of serv ic e.
S EC T I ON 5 13 . Penal ty cla u se. - A ny v io la tion of the foreg oin g section s u nd er
thi s C ha p ter sha ll be p un ish ab le by a fi n e of not l ess tha n P 1, 500 . 0 0 no r more tha n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri son men t of n ot l ess tha n fou r (4 ) mon ths an d one (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
CHA P T ER 11 7 : FOOD P ROT EC T I O N
S EC T I ON 51 4. S al e of Ho t Mea t. - I t sh a ll be unla w ful to s ell or off er
for sale th e mea t or o ther pro du cts from th e ca rca ss o f a n ima l w hi ch ha s died of
di sea se or a ny other ca u se wh ich rend ers it un fi t for h uma n con s umpti on.
S EC T I ON 5 15 . Coo k ing of l ech on . - I t sh all be u n la w fu l for a ny on e to
eng age i n th e coo king of lecho n for com merci a l pu rpos es, eit her ow ni ng t he a nima l
or by the cust o mer ord ered to be cook ed into l ech on , wi thou t fi rst securin g a
bu sin ess p ermit from th e C ity. For thi s pur p ose, the a moun t of Tw o Hu n dred
(P 20 0 .0 0) Pes os sha ll be ch a rged for an nu a l b usines s p ermi t fe e, prov ided, t ha t no
bu sin ess p ermit sha ll be is sued w it hou t h is pla ce of coo k in g lechon b ein g
esta b lis hed, i nsp ected and a pprov ed by t he Cit y Hea lth Depa rt men t.
S EC T I ON 51 6 . An te -M orte m and Pos t-Mo rt em. - I t sh all be un la w ful for
a ny licen sed lech oner o to cook lech o n wi thou t the a n ima ls fi rst sub ject ed to a n temort em an d pos t-mor tem in sp ecti on by th e C ity Vet erin a ria n , an d, for thi s p urp os e
a ll an ima ls to b e co ok ed int o l ech on s ha l l be sla u gh tered i n the C ity
S la u gh terhou se .

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S EC T I ON 5 17 . L iv est ock mea t , d ressed ch ick en a nd ot her ra w an ima l


prod ucts comin g from ou tsid e of Ca ga ya n de O ro. - Al l li ves tock mea t , dres s ed
ch ick en a nd oth er ra w a nima l prod u cts sla ug htered o utsi de Ca ga y a n d e O ro C ity
a nd brough t in to th e Ci ty P ubl ic M a rk ets sh a ll fi rst b e su bject ed to in spectio n b y
the Ci ty Veteri nari a n sav e th ose sl a ug ht ered i n dul y a ccred ited N a tiona l M ea t
I ns pec tion C om missi on (N MI C ) Sla ugh terh o use an d del iv ered by N MI C -a ccr edi ted
Deli very Va n. For thi s p urp ose, the fol low in g fee s sh all be ch a rged :
a ) La rge Ca ttle mea t b) Ho g mea t
c) Fow l
-

P 0 . 25/ k l.
-

0 . 25 /k l .
0 . 25 /k l .

S EC T I ON 5 18 . R egu la ti on. - I t sh a ll be u nla wfu l for any ma rk et mea t


v end or to del iv er mea t to any cus tomer ou tsi de th e pu bl ic ma rk et wit hou t th e mea t
bei ng prop erly placed in recep ta cle or con ta in er. For thi s purp ose, t he s a id mea t
v end or sh all be req ui red to provid e a recepta cl e or conta iner of wh a tev er si ze,
prop erly cov ered a nd pa i nt ed w hite a nd d uly a pp rov ed by the C ity Hea l th
Depa rt men t .
S EC T I ON 51 9. Irri ga ti on or Wa teri ng of Ga rd en T ra ck. - I t sh a ll be
un la w ful to irrig a te or wa ter ga rd en tra ck s, v egeta b les, a nd frui ts with wa ter from
sew er va ul ts, excre te, uri ne o r oth er obn oxiou s s ub sta n ces .
S EC T I ON 52 0 . Fo o dstu ff reg ul a tion s. - All veg eta b les, fru its , mea t,
sea fo od, fi s hes, can ned food s, or oth er food stu ff s ha l l be k ep t, sold , or off ered for
sa le in a ccord anc e with a ll sa n ita ry ru les and reg ul a tion s or orders. T he C i ty Hea lth
Off i cer ma y d ecl are a ny food stu ff un sa fe or u nfi t for hu ma n con su mp tion , or a
men a c e to pu blic h ea lth , a nd for th a t pu rpose, th e s a me ma y b e con fi sca ted a nd
des troyed in th e pres enc e of th e ow ners th ereo f, b efore th e publ ic, a nd in
a ccord a nce w it h t he procedu re pres cri bed by the Ci ty Hea lth Off ic e.
S EC T I ON 521 . Food es ta bl ish men t requ iremen ts. - All p la c es w h ere
food o r drin k is sold or off ered for sa l e, ma nu fa ctu red, stored or k ep t sh a ll b e
ma i nta ined i n a cl ea n a nd s a ni ta ry cond iti on. A fl y tra p sh a ll b e ma in t ained and
opera t ed da ily. Sa ri- sa ri st ore shal l u se fl y s wa b s. N ew spa pers s ha ll not be u sed
for w ra pp in g b read, co oki es, su ga r, an d oth er pre- cook ed foods w hich ma y b e ea t en
wi tho ut cook in g . Tuba for sale sh a ll b e kept in covered con ta i ners w ith fa u cets .
Ba k ery p rod ucts s ha ll b e h a ndled with clea n ton gs.
S EC T I ON 52 2 . M ilk reg ula tion. - I t sh all be u nla wfu l to bri ng into th e
C ity for sa l e fresh milk tha t is not wh oles o me or tha t h a s been wa tered,
a dultera ted , produced or ch a n ged in a ny a spe ct by th e additi on of w a ter or o ther
su bsta nce or by the remov a l o f crea m, provid ed, th a t milk from wh ich the crea m h a s
been removed ma y be off ered for sa le a nd sol d i f ind ica ted on the con tain er of th e
mi lk a nd on ly a fter h a v ing b een in spect ed a nd certifi ed b y the C ity Hea lth O ff icer to
be fi t for h uma n consu mpti on.
T he Term a dultera ted milk shall mea n to in cl ud e:
a)
mi lk conta i ni ng l ess th a n twelv e (12) p ercen tu m of mil k solid s
in cl ud ing fa ts ;
b)
mi lk con ta in in g mor e tha n eig hty (80 ) p ercen tum of wa ter or fl ui ds;
c)
mi lk con ta in in g less tha n th ree (3 %) percen t um of fa ts;
d)
mi lk dra w n from a nima ls fed of a n y su b sta n ce in a sta te of
fer men ta tion , pu trefa ct ion , or a ny u nw ho lesom e food
e)
mi lk d ra wn from d ecea s ed a ni mal s or a nima ls i n a n un healt hy
co nd itio n o r fro m a nima ls k ep t in crow ded or u ns ui ta bl e pl a ce.
f)
mi lk fro m w hi ch a n y pa rt of th e crea m ha s been remov ed.
g)
mi lk t o w hi ch h a s b een add ed wa t er or an y foreign su b sta n ce .

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S EC T I ON 523 . Tuber cu lin Tes t of Mi lk An ima ls. - A ny person hav in g


pos sessi on or in ch a rge of milk i ng a n ima ls for co mmer ci al u se, sha ll ca u se the
a ni mal s to be su bject ed to t ub ercu lin test on ce a y ea r to d etermi ne th e p resence or
a bs ence of t ub erculos is i nfe ction .
S EC T I ON 5 24 . Pena l ty cla u se. - A ny v io la tion o f the foregoi ng
prov is ion s u nd er th is C hap ter sha ll be pena li zed wi th a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 n or more tha n P3, 000 .0 0 or a i mp rison ment o f n ot l ess th a n fou r (4)
mon th s a nd on e (1) da y no r more th a n eigh t (8) mon ths , or b oth s uch fi n e and
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
CHA P TER 11 8 : V ET E RI NA RY I NSPEC TI ON
S EC T I ON 5 25 . Pro hib iti on. - N o perso n sh all sh ip or tra ns port a ni ma l s
a nd h id es out of the C ity of Ca g ay a n d e Oro, w ith out sub mi ttin g su ch a n ima ls fo r
in specti on to t he Ci ty Veterin a ria n , or an y of his auth oriz ed rep resenta tiv es, wh o
sh a ll iss ue shi pp ing permits in a ccorda n ce wi th th e v eterina ry reg ula t ion s. This
C hap ter sh all a pply to a ni mals goin g out of an d co mi ng int o the C ity of Ca ga y a n
de Oro b y sea, land and a i r tra ns porta ti on.
S EC T I ON 52 6. I nsp ection f ees . - A v eterina ry in sp ecti on fee sh all be
co lle cted from any person, fi rm, pa rt nersh ip, a ssocia ti on or corpora ti on gi ven or
iss ued a s hippi ng or tra ns porta t ion p ermit for the sh ipp ing or tra n sp orting o f
a ni mal s, in a ccorda nce w it h t he fol low ing s ched ul e of ra tes :
L a rg e ca ttl e p er hea d
Hogs, p er hea d
Dog s, per h ead
C a ts, per h ead
Dee r, p er h ead
R abb its, g uin ea pig s, et c. /h ead
Mon k ey s, per h ead
Fow ls per doz en or fra ction th ereo f
For Hi des :
L a rg e ca ttl e p er hi de
S ma ll a nima ls

0 .5 0

10 .0 0
2 .0 0
0 .5 0
0 .5 0
0 .5 0
0 .5 0
0 .5 0

2 .0 0
0 .5 0

P rovided , h ow ever, tha t no fe es sh all be col lected for sma l l a n ima ls


a nd fow ls n ot ex ceed ing tw o (2) h ea ds in th e ca se of s ma l l a n imals such a s pigs,
goa ts, sh eep a nd the lik e, w h ich are in tend ed for fa mily cons u mp ti on, bu t the
in specti on req ui remen t to d etermi ne t heir h ea lt h for con sumpt ion pu rpos es sh a ll
not be di spen sed w ith .
S EC T I ON 527 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y p ers on foun d vi ola ti ng an y o f th e
for egoi ng prov i sion s u nd er th is Cha pt er sha ll b e pun ish ed to pa y a fi n e of n ot les s
tha n P 50 0 .0 0 n or more tha n P 1, 5 00 .00 or a n imp rison ment of not more t ha n o ne (1)
mon th and ten (10 ) da ys nor more tha n fou r (4) mon ths, or b oth s uch fi n e a n d
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
C HAP TE R 1 19 : SH IP ME NT OF LARG E A NI M A LS
S EC T I ON 5 28 . R equ irements . - All ow ner s /sh ippers of la rg e ca ttl e
sh a ll be requ ired to tra ns port the sa me to a nd fro m t he pier by mea n s o f v ehi cl es to
prev en t thei r man ure from s ca t tering a long th e road s or street s a nd/ or fro m
co ng es ting tra ff ic .
S EC T I ON 5 29 . Pen a lty
cla u se. - A ny
p ers on foun d
v iol a tin g the
prov is ion of th e pre ceding S ect ion sh all be pu ni shed to pay a fi ne of n ot l ess t ha n
P 50 0 .0 0 n or more th a n P 1, 50 0 . 0 0 or a n impris onment of not more t ha n one (1)

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mon th and ten (10 ) da ys nor more tha n fou r (4) mon ths, or b oth s uch fi n e a n d
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
CH A P TER 12 0 : WATE R PR OTE C T ION
S EC T I ON 53 0. Dra i nag e a nd Li nka g e in to Wells an d Ri v ers . - N o person
sh a ll ca use, p ermi t or a llo w sew a ge, d raina ge, fa ct ory refus e, fou l or off ensi ve
liq ui d or oth er ma teria ls to fl ow, lead, es ca pe or b e emp tied or di s cha rg ed i nt o the
wa ter of a n y wel l, wa ter sy stem a nd other sourc es of dri nk i ng wa ter.
S EC T I ON 5 31 . S u pervis ion of Wa ter S upp ly. - All p ub lic or priva te wa ter
su pply o r so urce sha ll be u nd er th e s up ervi sion of t he City Hea l th O ff icer for th eir
sa n ita ry cond iti on.
An y w ell w a ter, ta nk or wa ter sy stem fou nd da n gerou s to pu bli c h ea lth ma y
be ordered closed b y the C ity Hea lth O ff icer.
S EC T I ON 53 2. Sin kin g of Wells. - I t sha ll be unla w fu l for an y p erson to
sin k, dig, d ri v e or bore w ells in the C ity w ith ou t ob tain in g a permit from the C ity
En gi neer w ho ma y gra n t the sa me up on t he w ritten recom men d a tion of t he City
H ealth Off icer.
S EC T I ON 53 3. Wa ter in C ommer cial Build ing E stabl ish men ts. - H otels ,
resta u ra nts , boa rdin g h ou ses, sa loon s, food sta nds , pa rl ors a nd oth er pu bli c
ea teries s ha l l on ly us e wa ter, t ak en ei ther from the Ca ga ya n d e Oro Wa t er D istrict,
di stil led wa ter, or wa ter prev iou sly b oiled , w hich a re ap p ro ved fi t for drink ing by
the C it y H ea lt h Off icer. All con ta in ers of wa t er for dri nki ng pu rposes sha ll be
prov id ed wi th a cov er with s ui tabl e sp out or fa u c et for d ra wi ng ou t con t en ts
there o f.
C onta min a tio n of Wa ter S u pp ly. - W h en it sh a ll come to the kn owl edg e
of th e C ity Hea l th Off i cer tha t an y publ ic or priv a te w a ter s ourc e or sup p ly is
co n ta mina ted and b ecome s dan gerou s to p ub lic h ea lth , or is i nfect ed, or oth erw ise
un fi t fo r h uma n con su mp tion , the C ity En gin eer, up on b ein g not ifi ed b y th e C it y
H ealth Off icer, s hal l re mov e th e so urce of con ta min a tion or infec tio n, a nd s ha ll on ly
be open ed for u se a ga in a fter th e s a me sha ll hav e b een ex a mi ned an d certifi ed to be
fi t for h uma n consumpti on by th e C ity Hea l th Off i cer.
S EC T I ON 53 4 .
Pen alty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e foregoi ng
prov is ion s u nd er th is C hap ter sha ll be pena li zed wi th a fi n e of n ot l ess tha n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 n or more tha n P3, 000 .0 0 or a i mp rison ment o f n ot l ess th a n fou r (4)
mon th s a nd on e (1) da y no r more th a n eigh t (8) mon ths , or b oth s uch fi n e and
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
C HAP TE R 1 21 : ME DI CA L, S A NI TA RY & H E ALTH C ERTI FIC AT E S
S EC T I ON 53 5. P roh ibi tion . - No p erson sha ll en gag e in t he sal e,
del iv ery, serv in g or p repa ra t ion of fo ods for pub li c consu mpti on, or in th e s elli ng of
pre- co ok ed food s, fresh milk , tub a , ice - crea m, h alo- hal o, ice ca nd y, icedrop wi thou t
fi rst ob ta inin g H ea l th Certi fi ca te fro m th e City Hea l th O ff ic e. Lik ewi se, the s a me
requ irement sh a ll be impos ed to cook s in res ta ura n ts, h otels, or a ny ea tery
bu sin ess, wa i ters, wa it res s es, p rofes si onal dan ci ng tu tors, stor ek eep ers of
groceries . T he M edi cal C ertifi ca te requ ired under this section is renew abl e ev ery
three (3) mon ths from the da t e of is sue.
S EC T I ON 536 . Pos tin g of M edica l C ertifi ca te. - T h e med ical certi fi ca te
herei n req u ired sha ll be post ed in a con spi cu ou s pla ce of the esta b lis hment w here
the gra n tees a re work ing .

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S EC T I ON 5 37 . Food and serv ice esta blish men ts . - No person o r en tity


sh a ll op era te food a n d s ervi ce b us ines s for publi c p a tron age w ith out s ecu rin g a
S a ni ta ry Per mit from the C i ty H ea l th Off ice . Th e term food esta blish ment used
in thi s se ction mea n s an y est a bli sh men t wh ere food an d d rink s a re ma n ufa ctu red ,
proces s ed, s tored, sold or served, a n d s ervi ce est a bl ish men t mea ns a ny esta b lis hment w hi ch rend ers recrea ti ona l, ent ert a in men t, or professi ona l serv ice s uch a s
ba rb ersho p, bea u ty parl or, ma ni cu re -p a rlor, sa u na ba th h ou se, dis co hou se, h otel
a nd mot el, cin ema h ouse, nig ht cl ub, an d oth er a llied s ervi ce esta blis hmen ts , a n d
su ch sa n ita ry p ermit s ha ll b e po sted in consp icu ous pl a ce of th e esta bli shmen t.
S EC T I ON 53 8. Permi t Fees an d R ecord s there of. - T he City H ea lth
Off i cer s ha ll on ly iss ue S an ita ry Permit up on p ay men t by t he ap pl ica nt o f t he
co rr es pon di ng fee to th e City T rea su rer a nd sh all keep a record of a ll p ermits an d
cer t ifi ca tes i ssu ed.
S EC T I ON 5 39 . No tin g of Permi t. - Wit hin fi fte en (15 ) da y s a fter any
ch a n ge in th e ownersh ip or oc cu p a ncy of any estab lis hment, t he new occu pa n t shal l
a pp ly wi th the C ity Hea lt h Off i cer to ha v e such ch a ng e n oted i n the reco rd s and on
the sa ni ta ry permit w hi ch h e shal l p ro du ce for th e pu rpo se a nd sha ll p ay the
co rr es pon di ng fee.
S EC T I ON 5 40 . Eva l ua ti on of food a nd serv ic e esta b l ish men t. - I t sh all
be th e duty of t he C ity Hea l th Off ic er to ca us e th e ins pec tio n and ev a l ua ti on of
ev ery food a nd serv i ce es ta blish men t req uiri ng a permit for i ts op era tio ns, a t lea s t
onc e every si x (6) mon th s .
I n ca se of v iola tion , the in sp ect or sh a ll giv e a n otice t hereof to th e
ma n a g er or oc cu pa n t of th e premi s es w ho sha ll be required to comp ly w ith t he
requ irement s un d er th is C h apter. P rov ided , tha t if u pon re- in spectio n the vi ola ti on
ha s n ot been co mplied o r c orrect ed, the sa me sh all be reported to th e City Hea l th
Off i cer w h o ma y recom men d for th e rev oca t ion of the s ub je ct permit. P rovid ed
fi na lly, tha t wh enever th e C ity H ea lt h Off icer fi nd s th e report meritori ous , h e shal l
immed ia tel y recom mend t o th e C ity Ma y or for th e s us pen sion of th e permit or
cl osu r e of the esta bli sh men t, wi thou t preju di ce to hea ri ng l a ter th e vi ola tor
co n cerned .
S EC T I ON
54 1. M a rriag e L icens e
App li ca ti on for Foreig ners. - Al l
for eign ers w ho sha ll a pply for ma rri age lic en se in th is C it y, in a dd itio n to leg al
requ irement s , a re required to sub mi t to th e
Cit y Reg ist ra r a clea ra n ce from
co mp etent med ical au thori ty th a t th ey a re free fro m Acqu ired I mmun ity Defi cien cy
S y nd ro me (AI DS ), a nd oth er c ommu ni ca b le dis ea ses .
S EC T I ON 5 42. Pen alty cla u se. - An y
thi s C h a pter sha ll be p u nis hed by a fi n e of n ot
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris on men t of n ot l ess tha n on e
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd
the co ur t.

p erson v iola ti ng an y p rov isi ons of


l ess tha n P 5 00. 0 0 n or mo r e th a n
(1 ) mon th a nd ten (10 ) da y s n or
impris on men t at the d iscretion of

C HAP TE R 1 22 : SA NI TA RY REGU LATI ONS


S EC T I ON 5 43 . G enera l P ro vi sion . - T h e C ity H ea lt h O ff icer or his
represen ta ti ve, i nclu di ng u ni fo rm ed police off i cers w hos e a ss ista n ce i s req ues ted
by the C ity H ea l th Off i cer, ma y en ter a n y b uildi ng or any enclosu re t o i nsp ect th e
sa n ita ry cond iti on thereof a ft er a nn ou ncin g t he purp ose o f the entry. For th is
pu rpos e the in sp ect ion s ha l l be d one d uri ng o ff ice or work i ng hou rs . Prov id ed, th a t
in ca se of epi demic or oth er immed ia te da n ger to p u bli c h ea lt h, en try ma y b e d one
a t an y time of the da y or nig h t.
S EC T I ON 54 4. Un la w ful Inter feren ce. - I t sh a ll be unla w ful fo r any
perso n to resi st entry of the C ity Hea lth O ff ic er o r hi s rep resent a tiv e a nd/ or

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un iform ed pol ice off icers wh ose a ss ista n ce h a s been req ues ted, for the purp ose of
in specti ng th e sa nita ry con di tion of th e p la ce .
S EC T I ON 54 5 . Sa ni ta ry R eq uire men ts. - I t sh all be th e du ty of the
ow ner, les s ee, ag ent , or person ha vi ng ch a rge of a n y bui lding, public or pri va t e, a s
wel l a s p la ces w h ere ani ma l s a re k ept , tied or qua rter ed, a nd v ehi cl es, to k eep th e
sa me a t all times in sa n ita ry con d ition . And if u pon i nsp ection , the sa m e is fou nd b y
the Ci ty Hea lth Off i cer, his represen ta tiv e or p oli ce o ff icer s coming to th e
a ssi sta n ce of th e Ci ty Hea l th Off ic er, to be un sa n i ta ry, for the sai d ow ner, l essee,
a gen t or pers on in- ch a rge to co mpl y w ith th e order of the form er to pl a ce i n
sa n ita ry cond iti on wi thi n the time a s ma y b e sp ecifi ed in the order.
S EC T I ON 5 46 . Req ui remen ts for d wellin g un its . - Th e Ci ty Hea lth
Off i cer, sha ll ha ve the po wer t o d ecl a re a ny room b uil di ng or pla ce u sed for
dw elling u nfi t for hu ma n h abi ta tion by rea son of its un sa n ita ry or con g ested con di tion th ereo f due to the n u mb er of o ccup a n ts, an d to order th e own er, les sor or
perso n in- cha rg e of th e premi s es to mak e t he s a me in sa n ita ry con di tion, or to ma k e
the nec es sa ry rep a irs, a lt era tion or ren ov a tion th ereof for a h ealth ful h abit a tion .
For th is pu rpos e, the C ity Hea l th Off icer ma y ord er t he occu pa n ts to va ca t e th e
premises in th e mea nt ime, u ntil h e all ow s in w riti ng reoc cu pa t ion of th e sa me .
S EC T I ON 54 7 . Toilet Fa cil ities . - Ev ery buildin g or hou se, w heth er
publ ic or priv a te and for w ha tev er u se it ma y be dev oted to, sh a ll be pro vi ded wi th
toil et fa cili ties , in th e fol low ing n umb ers, to w it:
a)
For resid enti al a nd Off ice bui ldi ng s - One (1) toil et bow l for
ev ery fi fte en (1 5) person s;
b)
For s ta di um and mov ie ho us e - at th e ra te o f o ne (1 ) toil et bow l
for every on e h undred perso ns. Howev er, in the t oilet for males, th ere sha ll b e
prov id ed the sa m e n umber o f urin a ls a s there a re toil et b owl s.
c)
For Fa ct o ry, scho ol or co lleg e. - a t t he ra te of on e (1 ) toil et bowl
for ev ery fi fty (50) pers ons . How ever, in th e toi let for ma les , th ere sh all b e prov id ed
the sa me n umber of uri nals a s ther e are toil et b owl s.
S EC T I ON 5 48 . U rina ting , et c.. - I t is u n la w fu l fo r a n y person t o u rina te,
defe ca te an d spi t in a n y a lley, s idew a lk , pa thw ay, pa rk , pla za, and oth er pub lic
pla ce s .
S EC T I ON 54 9 . Pen alty cl a us e. thi s C h a pter sha ll be p u nis hed by a fi n e of
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 o r impris on men t of n ot l ess tha n
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e
the co ur t.

An y
n ot
on e
a nd

p ers on v iol a tin g a n y p ro vi sion of


l ess tha n P 5 00. 0 0 n or mo r e th a n
(1 ) mon th a nd ten (10 ) da y s n or
impris on men t at the d iscretion of

C H APT E R 1 23 : N UI S AN C E
S EC T I ON 550 . Defi ni tion o f nu is a nce. - A ny a ct , co mmi ssi on,
esta b lis hment, busin ess, con di tion of property, or a ny th ing else w hi ch in ju res o r
end a ng ers th e h ea lth or sa fe ty of oth ers, o r a nn oy s or off en ds the sens e s, or
sh o ck s, defi es or dis rega rd s d ecency or mo ra lity, or ob stru cts or in ter feres w ith the
fre e pa ssa ge of a ny public hi gh wa y or stre et, or a n y bod y of w a ter, or hi nd ers or
impai rs th e u se of p rop ert y. (Art. 69 4, C ivil C ode)
S EC T I ON 55 1 . Du ties of ow ners a nd o ccup a n ts. - I t sh all be the d u ty of
the ow ner, occu pa nt or p erson in cha rg e of a ny l ot, tenemen t h ous e, p remi ses,
bu ild ing or o ther p la ce s w hi ch ha s beco me the breedi ng pla ce of mo s quit oes or
oth er in se cts, to aba te the sa me wh en d irect ed by prop er a u th ority b y empty i ng th e

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recep ta cle or con tain er or by p rovidi ng the s a me w it h mosq uit o- proof cov er or to
a ba t e th e n ui sa nce by an y mea ns sa tis fa ctory to th e C ity Hea lth Off ic er.
S EC T I ON 5 52 . N oti ce to p erson s ca us in g n u isa n ce. - T h e Bu ild in g
Off i ci al o r th e C ity Engin eer, a s th e ca se ma y b e, u pon b eing infor med by th e C it y
H ealth Off icer tha t a n ui sa nc e ex ist sh a ll no tify th e person ca u sing the n ui sa nce,
a nd if su ch perso n ca n not b e fo un d, t he n otic e sh a ll be serv ed to th e own er, ag ent
or oc cu pa n t of the premis es to a ba te t he sa me w ithin a rea s ona b le ti me a s
sp eci fi ed i n t he n oti ce . P rovided, tha t if th e n otic e ca n not be served to th e perso n
ca usi ng the n ui sa nce o r t o the ow n er, agen t or occu p a nt of th e premis es , or if th ey
refu se to comp ly wi th th e n oti ce, th e Ci ty E ng in eer or h is represen ta ti ve ma y a ba te
the sa me a t the exp ens e of th e former.
S EC T I ON 55 3. N on- co mplia n ce wi th compla in ts fi led . - I f th e person on
wh om a sa nit a ry order or noti ce fo r aba t emen t of n ui sa n ce ha s been serv ed by th e
C ity En gi neer or th e Bu il din g Off i ci al, as th e ca se ma y be, fai ls or refuses to o bey
the sa me, t he C i ty Hea lth Off icer sha ll bri ng th e ma tter to th e C ity Prose cu tor for
wh a tev er l ega l a ction .
S EC T I ON 55 4 . Pen alty cl a us e. - An y p ers on v iol a tin g a n y p ro vi sion of
thi s Ch a p ter sh a ll b e p un is hed by a fi ne of n ot less th a n P 1, 5 00 .0 0 nor mor e th a n
P 3, 0 00 . 0 0 or imp ri s onm en t of not les s th a n fou r (4) month s and o ne (1) da y nor
mor e tha n eig ht (8) mo n th s, or b oth s uch fi ne and i mp rison ment at the di scr et ion of
the co ur t.
CHA P TER 12 4 : C OMM U NI C A BL E D ISEAS E
S EC T I ON 55 5. Gen era l Provi sion . - I t sh a ll be th e du ty of th e City
H ealth Off icer to con du c t peri odi c immu n iza ti on and ed uca tion i nforma tion for
co mmun ica b le di s ea ses.
A nd in ca se of epi demic, th e City hea l th O ff icer in
co ordin a ti on wi th other gov ern men t ag encies an d non - gov ernm ent orga niz a tion s o r
hea l th a g encies, sh a ll ta k e immed ia t e medica l a nd prev enti v e mea sur es to arrest
the sp rea d of the di sea se.
C HAP TE R 1 25 : C ONTR OL OF T UBE RC UL OSI S
S EC T I ON 5 56 . P roh ib ition s. - N o p erson sh a ll emp loy or con tin u e to
emp loy th e followi ng person s w ith out ha v ing u nd ergon e a n X- ray exa mina tion a nd
foun d to b e n ega tiv e fro m tub ercu los is o r oth er co mmun i cabl e disea ses :
a . Coo k s, fo od ha ndl ers, wa i ters, wa i tress es, ca ter ers , h ost es ses a nd
simil a r empl oy ees of resta ura n ts, h o tels , lodgin g h ous e, boa rd ing hou s es ,
dormitori es, ca rend eri a s, refres h ment pa rlors, ni gh t clu bs , cab a rets, ba rs or o ther
simil a r esta b lis hment s .
b. C a n ners, p a ck ers, trimmers, mix ers, sort ers , or w ra pp ers of ca n nin g
fa ct ories, ca n dy fa c tories, hop ia fa ct ories, ice drop or ice crea m fa ct ories or of
simil a r esta b lis hment s .
c . Bot tlers, ha ndl ers or oth er emp loy ees o f b ottl ing brew in g wi ne,
esta b lis hment, fi rm or co mpa ny.
d.
Ba k ers ,
sa les wom en , a nd oth er
esta b lis hments .

w rapp ers,
h a nd lers,
ten ders,
ven d ors,
emp loy ees of b ak eries, gro ceri es, stores

sal es men,
a nd o ther

e . Ven dors of v eg eta bl es, fru its, mea ts an d fi she s in or ou tsi de pu bli c
or p ri v a te ma rk ets.
f. Bu tchers a nd th eir h elp ers .

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T his requ irement s ha ll a ls o a pply to person s n ot ment ion ed as a bov e


enu m era ted wh o sha ll eng a ge in th e ca ll ing or occu pa tion of cook ing , prep a ring ,
preserv in g, ca nn ing, serv in g, ha nd lin g or sell ing food s wh ether solid o r liq uid.
S EC T I ON 5 57 . M edi cal C ertifi ca te. - T h e C hi ef of J. R. Borja Memoria l
Ho spi ta l sha ll condu ct th e ex a mina tion men tion ed in t he precedi ng s e ct ion a nd
forwa rd h is fi nd in gs a nd rec ommen da tion to th e Ci ty Hea lth O ff icer wh o up on bei ng
sa ti sfi ed tha t th e a pp li ca n t is not si ck of tub erculo sis a n d oth er co mmu ni ca b le
di sea ses sh all iss ue the prop er Med ical C ert ifi ca te w hi ch s hall b e ren ewed ev ery si x
(6) mon th s from da te of is sua nce .
S EC T I ON 55 8 . Pen alty cla u se. - An y vi ola ti on of th e prov i sion s of thi s
C hap ter sh all b e p un ish ed by a fi n e of not less tha n P50 0 .0 0 nor mor e th a n
P 1, 5 00 . 0 0 or a n i m prison m ent of n ot more tha n one (1) mo nth an d ten (1 0) da y s nor
mor e t ha n fo ur (4) mon ths , or b oth su ch fi n e a nd impris onment a t the discre ti on of
the co ur t.
C HAP TE R 1 26 : PUB LI C M AR KE T S
S EC T I ON 55 9. Du ties of S ta ll Hold ers. - I t sh all b e t he du ty of t he sta l l
hol der to mai nta in i n sa nita ry a nd clea n con di tion th e sta ll a nd p remi ses o f
a ssi gn men t. For t hi s p urp ose, h e s ha ll p rovi de a met a l recept a cl e for tra sh d epos it .
S EC T I ON 56 0 . P roh ib ited A ct s. - I t
a nd fow ls in the premises of th e pub lic ma rk ets .

sh all b e u n la w fu l to sel l li ve pig s

S EC T I ON 56 1. Pen alty cla u se. - An y person foun d v i ola tin g a ny of th e


for egoi ng prov i sion s u nd er th is Cha pt er sha ll b e pun ish ed to pa y a fi n e of n ot les s
tha n P 50 0 .0 0 n or more tha n P 1, 5 00 .00 or a n imp rison ment of not more t ha n o ne (1)
mon th and ten (10 ) da ys nor more tha n fou r (4) mon ths, or b oth s uch fi n e a n d
impris onment a t t he dis cre ti on of th e court.
C HAP TE R 1 27 : SA LT ED FOO D P RODUC TS
S EC T I ON 5 62 . R eq ui remen ts. - A ll fa ctori es, es ta b li shm en ts, o r pl a ces
wh ere sa l ted fo od p rod ucts are prep a red, ma n u fa ctu red o r off ered fo r sa le eith er
for l oca l con s umpt ion or comm ercia l pu rposes , sho uld b e p rovided wi th sa n ita ry
fa ci liti es a nd ma in ta in ed at a ll ti mes in g ood sa ni ta ry con dit ion s. P rov id ed, th a t
the shipmen t o f the n a tiv e p rodu ct s, sal ted fi sh (g in a mos ), sh a ll be permi tt ed
onl y w h en th e prod uct i s pla ced in con tain ers ma d e of porcela i n, ch ina wa re or
wo od ba rrels. T he us e of ti n ca n s may a ls o b e permitted p rov ided , t hey are bra nd
new, clea n an d not rus ty and sh a ll no t b e u sed
more th a n o nce a s gi na mos
co n tai ners . T h ese con tain ers mus t b e tigh tly co vered , cl osed , cork ed o r sea l ed to
a v oid a ny leak ing .
S EC T I ON 56 3. Dri ed a nd sa l ted fi sh . - Dried, sa lt ed or s mok ed fi sh es
lik e bu lad , tina p- a n , d ili s, s hrimp s, i nclu di ng dried mea t, ta pa an d o ther
simi l a r foo d
prod ucts sha l l
be
sh ip ped or tra nsp orted onl y w hen th ey are
co n tai ned o r pla ced in woo den or ca rtoon b ox es a nd b a sk et s, the i nsides of wh ich
a re properl y sea led w ith clea n , un us ed stron g a nd i mp ermea ble ma te ria ls or w a x
pap er not dirty an d u sed n ews pap er s o a s no t to permit expos ur e to dust and
fl ies .
S EC T I ON 56 4. I nsp ection . - T h e
sh ip men t of an y of th e a b ov e
men tio ned food produ cts s ha l l be in spe cted b y t he C ity Hea l th Off icer of th eir
pla ce of o rigi n who sha l l issu e t he corresp ond ing H ea lt h I n spec ti on C er t ifi ca te
wh ich sh a ll con tain th e na me and a dd ress o f the s hi pp er or ma nu fa ctu re r, th e
na me of th e pro duct s, n et w eig ht or nu mber of ti ns or box es, a nd th e n a me a n d
a dd ress of the co ns ign ee .

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S EC T I ON 56 5 . Permit . - Fr esh an d frozen fi shes comin g fro m ou tsi de


C aga y a n de Oro Ci ty sh a ll not be allo wed en try in to an y P ub li c Ma rk et or be so ld
wi tho ut fi rst bei ng cer ti fi ed by the City
Hea l th
Off ic er a s fi t for h uma n
co n su mpti on. Fishes tha t are sho wi ng sig ns of d eteriora ti on a re n ot al low ed to
be froz en (in a isa n).
S EC T I ON 5 66 Pen alty cla u se. - Any person wh o vio la tes a ny p rov isi on
of thi s C hap ter sha ll b e p en aliz ed w ith a fi n e of not l ess th a n P 5 00 .0 0 nor more
tha n P 1, 50 0. 0 0 o r imp rison m ent of n ot mor e tha n on e (1) mon th a nd t en (1 0) da y s
nor more tha n four (4 ) mon th s, or b oth s uch fi n e a n i mp ri son men t a t th e dis cr eti on
of th e cour t.
CHA P TER 12 8 : BLO OD B A NK
S EC T I ON 56 7 . Priv a te B lood B a nk . - T he esta bli shm en t of p riv a te Blo od
Ba n k is allow ed in th e C ity of C aga ya n d e Oro, Prov id ed, th a t th e opera to r o r
the ma na ger sh a ll secu re a sp ecial p ermit from th e Dep a rtment of Hea lth a nd /or
the B urea u o f Lab ora tories a nd R esea rch a nd sh a ll b e sub jec t to th e ru les a n d
regu la ti ons of th e s a id a g encies .
S EC T I ON 5 68. Duti es of ma na ger. - I t sh a ll be th e d uty of th e op era tor
or th e ma nag er of th e priv a te Bloo d B a nk to furn ish th e Sa nggu n ia ng Pa nl un gso d
a nd th e C ity H ealth Depa rtmen t w ith a copy of th e rul es a nd reg ula tio ns i mp osed
by the Depa rtmen t of Hea l th an d/ or th e Bu rea u of L ab ora tories an d Res ea rch
rega rd in g the esta b lish ment an d opera ti on of the sa me befor e co mmen c ing
opera t ion or u pon receipt of su ch co py of rules a nd reg ula t ion s from th e s a id
Bu rea u.
S EC T I ON 5 69 . Pen a lty cla use. - An y viol a tion of thi s C hap ter s ha l l
su bject th e off ender to a fi n e of n ot less t ha n P 1 , 5 00 .00 n or more th a n P 3, 00 0 or
impris onment of not less tha n four (4 ) month s a nd o ne (1 ) day n or mor e tha n eig ht
(8) mon th s, or both such fi ne a nd i mp ri son men t a t the di scret ion of th e cour t .
C H APT E R 1 29 : FREE HOSP ITA LI Z ATI ON/ C ONFI NE M E NT P R IV I LE GE
S EC T I ON 5 70 . B a ra ng ay Off i ci als, Ta n ods, Pa rk Aides, Ka a bag , etc. - A
pol icy to g ra n t fre e h ospita li za ti on a n d
confi n e men t a t th e Ci ty Hos pit al to
v etera ns, ba ra n ga y off icia l s, ronda b rigad e memb ers, g arbag e collectors, pa rk
a id es, street sw eep ers an d ka ab ags, is hereb y estab lis hed p ro vided th a t th os e
co ver ed b y Med icare sh a ll be enti tled to the exc ess bi lls th ereof onl y.
C HAP TE R 1 30 : DUMP I NG OF GAR BA GE
S EC T I ON 571 . De cla ra tio n of p oli cy. - Th e healt h and s a ni ta tion of th e
resid ents of t he City sh a ll b e of pa ra moun t con cern o f th e City Gov ernmen t o f
C aga y a n d e Or o. Tow a rds thi s end a l l possi bl e eff orts for its prom o tion a nd
protec ti on sha l l b e th e con cern of al l t he cit i zen s a nd the Ci ty Gov ernmen t.
S EC T I ON 5 72 . Defi n iti on of term s:
i. Refu se - all reje cted wa ste to in cl ud e rubb ish ;
ii. Ga rb age - a ll peris ha b le remn a nt s o f eith er pla n ts or a ni ma l s or a n y
simil a ri ty of org a ni c orig in ;
iii . R u bb ish - oth er so lid w a ste tha t do es n ot
wa stes o f non - o rgan ic n a ture.

ea sily deca y su ch a s

iv. Sk ip H oist Con ta i ner - refers to the sta tio na ry


conta i ner w hi ch
ca n be lifted a n d ta k en b y th e lo rry. Th ese a re conta iners w hich are ta mpered a t
tw o s ides a nd ha s w indow s to rec eiv ed garb age .

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v. Sa n ita ry La n d fi ll - (also k n own as control led tipp ing ) thi s refers to a


me t hod o f d isp osing sol id
wa s tes on la n d to a v oid nu isa n ce an d risk to pub li c
hea l th du rin g opera ti on an d a ft er co mp letio n.
T he t ech ni qu es i s ba sed on the prin ci pl e of co m pa ctin g the wa s te in
la y ers a nd cov ering ea ch la y er wi th suita b le ma teria l as th e ti pp ing proc eeds ,
loca ted a t D a gong, Ca ni toa n, th is Ci ty.
S EC T I ON 5 73 . P roh ib ition . - T he du mp in g of g arb ag e on a ny oth er pla ce
oth er tha n t he Sa nit a ry La ndfi l l a n d other desi gna ted du mp in g a rea is prohib ited .
T he City th ro ug h it s Genera l Servi ces Off ice sh a ll ca u se th e pla cin g o f
sk ip h oist con ta i ners i n p ark s, pl a za s, premis es of p ub lic b uil di ng s a n d oth er
publ ic pla ces a nd to a ssig n regu la r st r eet sw eepers .
S EC T I ON 57 4. Du ties o f resi den ts. - All ho meow n ers a nd tena n ts of
resid enti a l bui ld ings a nd ow ners, ma na g ers, o ccup a n ts an d lessees of commercia l
esta b lis hments sha ll
b e required to clea n th e a rea in front of a nd a rou nd th eir
v icini ty.
S EC T I ON 5 75 . Pen a lty cla use. - An y viol a tion of thi s C hap ter s ha l l
su bject th e off ender to a fi n e of n ot less t ha n P 1 , 5 00 .00 n or more th a n P 3, 00 0 or
impris onment of not less tha n four (4 ) month s a nd o ne (1 ) day n or mor e tha n eig ht
(8) mon th s, or both such fi ne a nd i mp ri son men t a t the di scret ion of th e cour t .
C H AP T ER 1 31 : IM PROV EME NT S OF C OM FORT R OOM S /RE GU LATORY FE E S
S EC T I ON 5 76 . C omf ort R ooms / Fa ci liti es. - Th ere s ha l l
co mfort roo ms a t th e P ubl ic Ma rk ets , I n teg ra t ed Bu s Termin al a nd
pla ce s w here comfort rooms ma y be es ta bl ish ed.
For the p rop er
there o f, a P0 . 50 fee s ha ll b e collect ed from ev ery us er w ho sh all
co rr es pon di ng ticket .

b e prov id ed
oth er publ ic
mai nten a nc e
be issu ed a

CH AP T ER 13 2 : G UI DE LI NE S ON AFF IL IATI ONS OF M E DIC A L ST UDE NT S


S EC T I ON 57 7 . P rea mbl e. - T he d evel opmen t of h ea lth ma n po wer is n ec essa ry
for th e promotion, ma in tena n ce a nd d el iv ery of eff icien t a n d eff ectiv e hea l th
serv ice s. T h e Ci ty Gov ern ment of Ca ga y a n de O ro is mak in g a va il abl e its C ity
H ealth O ff ice, H ealth C en ter s an d J. R. B orja Mem oria l Ho spi ta l for t he lea rn ing
a nd tra in in g of stu den ts for heal th profe ssion a l sch ools . To mai nta i n th e
qu ali ty of thi s rela tio nsh ip ,
certa i n
p oli ci es a nd gu idel in es are h ereun der
promul ga ted .
S EC T I ON 57 8. C ommitt e e on Aff ili a tion a nd T ra ini ng .T here s ha ll be a
co mmitte e crea ted for th e aff il ia ti on a n d tra in ing of stu den ts w h ose me mb ersh ip
there o f sha ll b e a ppo int ed by th e C ity M a y or to be co mpos ed o f the follow ing :
a . C h airma n of the C ommitt ee on Hea lth
b. C ity T rea su rer
c . City B udget Off i cer
d. C ity L ega l Off icer
e . Cit y Admin ist ra tor
f. Chief of H osp ita l
g. C ity Hea lth O ff icer
h. C ity A ud itor
S EC T I ON 579 . Fu nction s :
1 . Ad mi nis ter a n d sup erv ise al l a ff ili a tion s an d tra in in g a cti vi ties.

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2 . For mu la te p olicies , s ta nd a rds , ru les an d reg ula tio ns on a ff ili a tion a nd tra i ni ng
of stu den ts .
3 . Pla n a n d p rogram th e a cti vi ties in a ff i lia t ion and tra i ni ng .
4 . M oni tor an d ev a l ua te prog ra ms a nd a ctiv i ties of a ff il ia tio n a nd tra in ing of
stu den ts .
5 . R ecomm end for a pprov a l to th e C ity M a y or C on tra cts of Aff i lia ti ons .
6 . Ke ep rec ords a nd rep orts .
S EC T I ON 5 80 . Au th ority to ap prov e C on tra ct s of
Aff ili a tion s. - T he Ci ty
Ma y or i s h ereby auth oriz ed to a pp rov e C ontra cts of Aff i lia t ion s .
S EC T I ON 5 81 . P rocedu res i n the applica ti on for aff iliati on:
1 . T he Cit y Hea l th Off ice, H ea lth C en ters an d J. R . B orja Mem oria l Ci ty
Ho spi ta l, s ha l l mak e a va ila ble copi es of a ff ili a tion con tra ct to sch ools , col leg es
a nd u ni vers i ties.
2 . Al l con tra cts of aff ili ation s ha l l be du ly a ccom pl ish ed a nd sig ned by b oth
pa rti es .
3 . All dul y a ccomp li shed a ff il ia ti on con tra cts sha ll be forw a rded to the
co mmitte e for evalu a ti on a nd rec om men da t ion , before sub mittin g th e sa m e t o t he
C ity Ma y or.
4 . Appli ca tion for aff i lia tion sh a ll be fi led tw o (2 )
of th e a ctu a l aff ilia ti on to giv e ti me for eva l ua ti on.
5 . Aff il ia ti on con tra cts sha ll
a nd ev ery tw o (2 ) y ea rs therea fte r.

mon ths

b efore

th e sta rt

be renew ed y ea rl y fo r the fi rst tw o (2) y ea rs

S EC T I ON 582 . S ta nd a rd fe es for aff il ia tion . - T he fol low ing sta n da rd fe es


sh a ll be col lected by the Ci ty fro m the aff il ia ti ng stu den ts fro m va ri ous schoo ls;
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

Den tist ry / Dent al Aid


Ho spita l Diet etics
P ub li c Hea lth Nut ri tion
Med ica l Te ch n olog y
Med ica l S tuden t

6 . Mi dw ifery
7 . N u rs in g/ Nu rsing Aid
(Ma x imum of 80 hrs .)

8 . Occup a tio n/ Ph ysica l


9 . P h a rma cy
10 . Psy chol ogy
ba cca la u rea te l evel
ma s tera l
doctora l
11 . R a d iol ogic Tech nol ogy
12 . M edi ca l S ocia l Wo rk er

- P3 60 .0 0 / stu d ent / s emest er


- P2 50 .0 0 for 1 9 2 h ours
- P 250 .0 0 for 28 8 h ou rs
- P6 0. 00 per stu den t
- P5 .0 0/ hou r p er stu den t-3 rd yea r
- P1 0. 00 /d a y per stu den t -4 th y ea r
- P 40. 00 p er stu den t
- P 6 0.0 0 per stu d ent for 5 0- 80 hou rs
-

P4 0. 00 per stud en t for 3 0- 40 h ou rs


P3 0. 00 per stud en t for 1 0- 20 h ou rs
P2 0. 00 per stu den t for 1- 9 h ours
P8 0. 00 . /s tud ent /month
- P 300 .0 0 for 48 0 h rs.
- P1 00 .0 0 for 1 6 0 h rs.
P 3 . 00 /s tud ent /h our
fo r
-

P 4. 0 0

p er

s tud ent

p er

hou r

for

P 5. 0 0

p er

s tud ent

p er

hou r

for

- P 70. 00 /s t ud ent/ mon th


- P 50. 00 /s t ud ent/ mon th

T he aff i lia ti on f ees sh a ll be col le cted b y th e a ff ilia ting d epa rt men t . And th e
fe es sh all b e dep osi ted in the Ci ty T rea su rer a s T rus t Fu nd .

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S EC T I ON 5 83 . Di strib ut ion of aff i lia t ion fees. - T h e


fe es sh all b e us ed for the fo llow ing pu rposes :
1 . 5 % of the collec ti on sh a ll b e u sed b y t he
requ irement s :

coll e cti on of aff i lia ti on

com mittee for the op era tin g

a . 1 % meet ing s and con feren ces of th e co mmi tte e


b. 1% su p pli es a nd ma teri a ls need ed by the co mmittee
c . 3% h on ora riu m of me mb ers, pro vi ded tha t th e sh a re of emp loy ees
ma y not in agg re ga t e to exceed fi fty p ercent of their a nn ua l sa la ry
2 . 40 % to procur e s up pl ies and eq uip ment tha t w ill
the respec ti ve aff ilia ti ng Dep a rtmen ts .

improv e t he fa cil ities of

3 . 55 % I ncen tiv es to th e Per s onn el:


a . 4 0% for t he T ra in in g S ta ff o f thei r s erv i ces;
b. 2% Dep t. H ead (Hea d of Su rgery, Ped ia tri c, Ch ief Di etitia n,
C hief of L ab ora tory, C hi ef Den tist , C hie f M edi ca l S ocia l Work er, C hi e f Th era pi st,
C hief Pha rma cist, C hief R adi ologist a nd Ch ief Nu triti oni st a nd his Assi sta n t t o th e
pa rti cu la r traini ng).
c . 3 % for the speak er, resou rce pers ons and con sul ta nt .
d. 2% to be div id ed equ a lly a mong med ica l and an ci lla ry s ervi ces .
e . 8% a dmin istra t iv e supp ort of the res pectiv e a ff ili a ting dep a rtmen t s:

bel ong s.

1 . 5% C hi ef of Ho spita l and H ea lt h Depa rtment


0 . 5% Ass t . C h ief of Hos pit a l & Asst. City Hea l th Depa rtm en t
0 . 1% C hi ef of S erv ices (Med ica l, Med ica l An ci lla ry, Nu rs in g,
Admin istra t iv e, et c.) to wh ich tra i ning secti on

4 . An off i ci a l or empl oyee is enti tled to a sha re in the a ff ili a tion fe es i n


a ccord a nce wi th th e ra te in d ica t ed for s pecifi c p osi tion /d esig na t ion w here h e/sh e
bel ong s.
S EC T I ON 5 84 . Di sb ursemen t of fun d s:
1 . T he Hon ora riu m auth oriz ed sha ll b e pa id to emp loy ees a fter its tra inin g.
2 . T h e Off icer -i n- Ch a rge sh a ll p repa re the reco mmen da tion to th e C h ief of
Ho spi ta l/ C ity Hea lt h a s to the emp loy ees wh o p a rticip a ted in th e train in g a nd a re
enti tled to hon ora riu m.
3 . T he Accou nt ing Off ice s ha l l rev iew a nd app rove the pay roll an d prepa re
the sta tu s of
Aff ili a tion Fe es C oll ecti on
wh ich
sha ll prov ide the
fol low in g
in fo rma ti ons :
a.
b.
c.
d.

Na ture of Aff i lia ti on_ _________ _________ ______


Peri od Co vered
______ _________ _________ _
N o. of Aff i lia t ion _________ _________ _______
Total C oll e cti on
_____ _________ _________ __

4 . T h e sta tement
off i cer / serv ice .

w il l

v alida te

th e

a mou nt

in

th e

p ay roll

for

ea ch

5 . In ca se th ere a re n o Dep a rtmen t Hea ds a nd A sst. Dep a rtmen t Hea d s i n t he


Ho spi ta l, the 2 % sh a re of the sa id Off icia l s sh all b e giv en to the Hos pit al T ra ini ng
C enter.
6 . T h e a mo un t pla ced in the poll s ha ll be
emp loy ees on a q ua rterl y ba si s .

d ivided

a mo ng the h osp ital

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S EC T I ON 58 5. Disb urs e men t repo rt. - T h e disbu rse men t


reported to the C om mi ttee o n Aff il i a tion semi - a nn ua l ly.

of

fun d s sha ll b e

C H APT E R 1 33 : N IG H T C LUB S, E TC.


S EC T I ON 5 86 . Defi n iti on of Terms :
a)
Ho stess es sh all mea n w omen emp loy ed i n nig ht clu bs, sin g- a long,
k ara ok e an d vi deok e b a rs, ca ba rets , or an y oth er pla ces of enterta i nment w ho si t,
enter t a in a nd da nce w it h cu sto mers .
b)
Wai tres s/ wa i ter shal l mea n an y p erson wh o serv es fo od a n d d rink s to
cu s to mers i n n ig ht cl ub s, s ing - al ong , k a ra ok e an d vid eok e b a rs, ca b a rets, or a ny
oth er pla ces of en terta in ment .
S EC T I ON 58 7. Proh ib iti on w ith out h ealth certifi ca te. - N o ow n er,
opera t or, ma na ger or p erson i n cha rg e of nigh tclub s, si ng - al ong, ka ra ok e a nd
v ideok e ba rs, caba rets, or any oth er pl a ces of ent ert a in men t sh a ll empl oy a ny
wa itress/ wa iter or hos tes s wh o d oes n ot p resen t a H eal th Certi fi ca t e iss ued by the
C ity H ea l th Off i cer sta ti ng th a t sh e is fre e from a n y v en erea l an d commu nica bl e
di sea se and a Police Clea ra n ce sta t ing tha t sh e ha s n ot b een con vi cted of a cri me
a ga i ns t p erson s or prop er ti es or for th e crime of v a g ra ncy or pro stitu tio n . S u ch
H ealth C ertifi ca te s ha l l b e renew ed ev ery six mon ths fro m t he d a te of iss ua n ce.
S EC T I ON 58 8. Disp la y a nd ex hib it of Hea l th C ertifi ca te. - I t sh all b e
the d uty of th e owner, opera t or, ma n a g er, or pers on in ch a rg e of n ig htclubs , singa long, k ara ok e a nd v ideok e ba rs, cab a rets, or any oth er pla ces of ent er tain men t, to
di spl a y a nd ex hibit in a c ons picu ous pla ce in sid e th e esta b lis hment, a cop y of th e
H ealth C ertifi ca te o f ev ery host e ss o r wa itress emp loy ed, to w hich sh all be a tta ched
a correspon d ing unretou ch ed ph otog raph no t less tha n tw o in ches b y tw o in ch es i n
siz e .
S EC T I ON 5 89 . Pen a lty cla use. - An y viol a tion of thi s C hap ter s ha l l
su bject th e off ender to a fi n e of n ot less t ha n P 1 , 5 00 .00 n or more th a n P 3, 00 0 or
impris onment of not less tha n four (4 ) month s a nd o ne (1 ) day n or mor e tha n eig ht
(8) mon th s, or both such fi ne a nd i mp ri son men t a t the di scret ion of th e cour t .
CHA P T ER 13 4 : P ROHI B I TI NG M EM BE RS OF TH E CA G AYA N D E OR O C I T Y
P OLI C E C OM MA ND FR OM C OND UC T IN G I NSP EC TI O N OF F OO D AN D OTH E R
B USI NE SS E STA B LI SHM ENT
S EC T I ON 59 0 . P roh ib ition . - N o me mber of the Ca g aya n de O ro Poli ce
C omma nd sh a ll cond uct insp ection of bu si ness estab lis hment s for vi ola ti on of
sa n ita ry rules a nd reg ula tion s unless requ ested b y pro per hea d s of off i ces or
depa rtm ents.
S EC T I ON 5 91 . Penal ty cla u se. - An y Po lic e Off icer foun d v iola t ing th e
prov is ion s of t he prec edin g Sec tion sha ll be held l ia bl e in a ccorda n ce w ith ex isti ng
la w s.

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TITLE XVII - EDUCATION AND CULTURE

CH A PT ER 13 5 : S EC ON D A RY BA RA NG AY HI G H SC H OO L
S EC T I ON 5 92 . O pen ing o f Ci ty Hig h S ch ool. - City Hig h S ch ool ma y be
open ed in a n y urba n or rura l ba ra ng a y in th e City a s ma y be n eeded . For th is
pu rpos e, it s hall be th e d uty of the C i ty S u peri nten den t of S chool s to see t o it th a t
a ll t he p rescri bed requ irements for op eni ng a high school , in cludin g, bu t sha ll n ot
be limited to the school si te req uirement , are co mpl ied wi th .
C HAP TE R 1 36 : FREE SE C OND A RY E D UC ATI ON
S EC T I ON 5 93 . I mp lementa t ion . - T h e free secon da ry ed uca ti on a s
prov id ed for in the P hilipp in e C on stit uti on is h ereb y i mp lement ed eff e ctiv e S ch ool
Yea r 19 87 - 1 98 8 .
S EC T I ON 5 94 . Un la w ful A cts . - I t shal l be un la w fu l for th e s ch o ol
a ut horit ies to impo se any school fee s an d c on tribu tion s for wh a tev er p u rp ose
wi tho ut prior a pp rov al of t he C i ty Co un ci l.
CH A PT ER 13 7 : C I T Y A G RIC ULT URA L H IG H SC H OOL LUM BI A
S EC T I ON 5 95 . L oca tion. - A Ci ty Ag ricult ura l Hig h S ch ool is hereb y
esta b lis hed a t Ba ra nga y L u mb ia , thi s C ity in a ccord a nce to th e Dep a rtmen t of
Ed uca ti on C u ltu re a nd Sp orts regu la tio ns .
CH A P TER 13 8 : C IT Y LI BR ARY
S EC T I ON 59 6. Fe es. - Th ere s ha ll b e imposed a n d
coll ect ed a
regu la tory a n d serv ice fe e of Fiv e (P 5 . 00) Peso s p er ann u m fro m ea ch City Lib ra ry
pa t ro n or borrow er of book s th erefro m.
S EC T I ON 5 97 . M emb ershi p Ca rd . - U po n p ay men t o f th e a mou nt of
Fiv e (P 5 . 00 ) Pesos to th e C ity T rea su rer and up on presen ta tio n of th e
rec eip t,
the City Li bra ry i n cha rg e sh a ll issu e th e memb ershi p ca rd w hich s ha ll en tit le
the hol der to borrow book s su bj ect to th e ru les a nd reg ula t ion s of th e Lib ra ry.
S EC T I ON 598 . Ren ew al. - T h e memb ersh ip ca rd sh all be renew ed y ea rly
up on pa y men t of the s a me a moun t a nd fa ilu re to renew th e me mbersh ip ca rd a t the
end of t he y ea r s hall b e g roun d for ca n c ella t ion of th e sa me .

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TITLE XVIII - MOVIE THEATERS AND AMUSEMENT CENTERS

C HAP TE R 1 39 : RE GULATORY A ND C OMPLA I NT B OA RD


S EC T I ON 5 99 . C rea tion of the Reg ula tory and C om pl a in t B oa rd. - T h ere sh a ll
be crea t ed a Bo a rd wh ich regu la te th e op era tion of mov ieh ous es o r th ea ters and
oth er a mu se ment pla ce s in th e C it y.
S EC T I ON 6 00 . C ompos itio n. - T he Boa rd sh a ll be co mp osed of th e foll ow ing :
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
f)
g)
h)
i)
me mb er
j)
k)

C ha i rma n
Vic e C ha irma n
Tw o (one ma le a nd on e fema le) repres enta ti v e from th e civ ic cl ub ,
so cieti es a nd orga n iza tion , a s memb er
On e repres enta ti v e from the A B C, a s me mb er
On e repres enta ti v e from the religiou s se ctor, as member
On e repres enta ti v e from the City L egal Off i c e, a s member
On e repres enta ti v e from the City Fis ca l s O ff ice, a s memb er
On e repres enta ti v e from the City T rea surer s Off ic e, a s memb er
On e rep resen t a tiv e from t he N ationa l Bu rea u of I nv estig a ti on (N BI ), a s
On e repres enta ti v e from the Cag a ya n de Oro Police S ta tion , as memb er
On e repres enta ti v e from the City Ad mi ni stra tor s Off i ce a s member.

T hey sh a ll b e a pp oin ted by the Ci ty May or for a term of on e y ea r.


S EC T I ON 6 01 . S ecreta ria t. - T h e B oa rd sha l l h a v e a secre ta ria t wh ich
perform s th e admin ist ra tiv e fun ct ion s of th e Boa rd . I t s ha ll be c ompo sed o f a
S ecre t a ry, Ass ista nt Secr eta ry a nd oth er p erson nel a s ma y b e detai led by th e C i ty
Ma y or.
T he S ecreta ry a nd Assi sta n t S ecreta ry sh a ll be elected by th e B oa rd.
S EC T I ON 6 02 . C ommitte es . - Th e Boa rd sh all crea te Tea ms to tak e ch a rge of
the leg work fun ct ion s of t he b od y.
S EC T I ON 60 3. M ee tings, per di ems. - T h e Boa rd sh a ll hold week ly mee ti ng
a nd as ma ny sp ecia l mee tings a s th e Boa rd C ha irma n ma y ca ll. For ea ch a ttend a n ce
in mee t ing , reg ular or sp e ci al, a member is en titl ed to a per diem of Fiv e Hu nd red
(P 50 0 .0 0) Pesos per meeti ng a ctu ally a t tend ed.
T he B oa rd ma y a t i ts d iscretion aut horiz e the pa y men t of simil a r per di em to
its S ecr et a ry or As sist a nt S ecre ta ry a t Tw o Hu n dred Peso s (P 2 00. 00 ) an d
S teno grap her a t On e Hun d red (P 1 0 0 .0 0 ) Pes o s p er b oa rd meeti ng a ctual ly a tten d ed.
S EC T I ON 6 04 . Po wers, Du ties and Fu n cti ons . - T he Boa rd sh all ha ve th e
follow in g pow ers, du ties a nd fu nc tion s:
a . Enfor ce th e Mov ieh ouse Ord in a nce a n d al l oth er ord ina nce perta ini ng to
thea ters
b. En force the An ti- Porn ogra p hy O rdin a n ce
c . E nterta i n co mpl a in ts inv ol vi ng v iol a tion s of the Movieh ou se a n d An tiPorn ograp hy Ordi na n ces
d. En force ordi na n ce regula ti ng th e fa cili ties used b y mov ieh ou ses.
e . Enfor ce ord ina nce on ga mb li ng .
S EC T I ON 60 5 . Pow er and au thori ty to in sp ect. - An y me mber o f t he boa rd or
its tea m s ha v e the p ower and a u thori ty a fter p resen tin g hi s i den tifi ca tion ca rd
iss ued b y th e Reg ula tory and C ompla in t B oa rd, to en ter and i nsp e ct a ny a mu semen t
pla ce s du ring busi ness h ou rs to det ermin e fa ith ful compl ia n ce of p ert inen t
prov is ion s of t his Code.

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I f the member of th e Bo ard or i ts tea ms con du cti ng th e in spectio n fi n ds tha t


the mov ieh ous e or thea ter i s show in g l ewd , inde cen t or immora l fi lm, th e fi lm s ha l l
be con fi sca ted a nd t urn over th e na me to th e Off ice of the C ity Fis ca l or the Poli ce
S ta tio n for a pp ropri a te lega l a cti on, or if the m emb er of the B oa rd or o f ea ch tea m
co nd uc ting th e insp e ct ion fi n ds tha t th e a musemen t hou se is show ing l ewd ,
in decent , a nd i mmora l a cts or fl oor s how s, h e s ha l l forth w ith ap preh end , w ith th e
a id of a ny policema n or a la w en for cem en t a g en t of th e g ov ernment, t he pers on
a ctua l ly committi ng or perfor mi ng su ch l ewd , ind ecen t or immora l a ct s or fl oor
sh ows a n d ta k e legal a ct ion in conn e ction th erewi th .
T he me mb ers of th e Boa rd or of i ts t ea m a re lik ew is e empow ered to
co nfi sca te l ewd , indec en t a nd immora l read in g ma terial s su ch a s b ook s, ma g a zin es,
co mi cs and the l ike an d t urn over t he sa me to th e Off ice of the C i ty Fi sca l for th e
fi ling of nece ss a ry ch a rg es .
S EC T I ON 60 6. Obs truction to i nsp ection . - N o ow ner, les sees or opera tor of
a ny a mus e men t pla ce or a ny pers on i ncha rg e of ma n a g emen t or a ny empl oyee s ha ll
obs truct prev ent an y me mber of th e Boa rd or its tea ms fro m di s cha rg ing hi s off icia l
du ties or fu nction s or refuse thei r ent ry.
S ect ion 60 7. Pen a lty cla u se. - An y perso n viol a ting th e pro vi sion s of th is
C hap ter s ha l l be pun ish ed with a fi n e o f n ot less th a n P3 , 00 0 . 00 n or more th a n
P 5, 0 00 . 0 0 or a n impris onmen t of n ot l ess tha n eig ht (8 ) mon ths an d on e (1 ) day nor
mor e th a n tw elv e (1 2 ) month s, or both such fi n e a nd impri sonmen t a t th e d iscretio n
of th e cour t.

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