BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 7
AUTHORIZING THE DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY OF THE PHILIPPINES (CAAP) TO APPOINT EMPLOYEES AND PERSONNEL OF CAAP FOR THE POSITIONS WITH SALARY GRADE 26 AND BELOW AS WELL AS POSITIONS WITH JOB LEVELS 21 AND BELOW
WHEREAS, Republic Act No. 9497 created the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP);
WHEREAS, Republic Act No. 9497 provides that the Director General shall be appointed by the President as the head of CAAP, but does not specifically provide as to who shall appoint the other personnel and employees thereof;
WHEREAS, there is a necessity to appoint forthwith the employees and personnel of CAAP in order to expedite reversion of the Philippine Civil Aviation to Category 1 status;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby authorize the CAAP Director General to appoint the employees and personnel in the CAAP for the positions with Salary Grade 26 and below as well as positions with Job Levels 21 and below, pursuant to Book IV, Section 30 of Executive Order No. 292, s.1987, otherwise known as the Administrative Code.
All other orders, rules, regulations and issuances or parts thereof, which are inconsistent with the provisions of this Administrative Order are hereby revoked, repealed and superseded.
This Administrative Order shall take effect immediately.
DONE in the City of Manila, this 3rd day ofÂ Â Â March, in the year of Our Lord Two Thousand and Eleven.
(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO III
By the President:
(Sgd.) PAQUITO OCHOA, JR.