BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 222
DECLARING FRIDAY, 2 SEPTEMBER 2011, AS A SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY IN THE PROVINCE OF ALBAY
WHEREAS, Friday, 2 September 2011, marks the 146th birth anniversary of the late General Simeon A. Ola, the last revolutionary general to surrender at the end of the Philippine-American War;
WHEREAS, in order to give the people of the Province of Albay, the opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion, it is but fitting and proper to declare 2 September 2011, as a special (non-working) day.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, PAQUITO N. OCHOA JR., Executive Secretary by authority of His Excellency, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, do hereby declare Friday, 2 September 2011, as a special (non-working) day in the Province of Albay.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 5th day of August, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Eleven.
By the authority of the President:
(Sgd.) PAQUITO N. OCHOA, JR.