BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 1984
DECLARING TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2010, AS SPECIAL (NON-WORKING) DAY IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF BIÃAN, LAGUNA
WHEREAS, Republic Act No. 9740, otherwise known as the “Charter of the City of BiÃ±an” transformed the Municipality of BiÃ±an, Laguna into a component city, to be known as the City of BiÃ±an;
WHEREAS, the Commission on Elections will conduct the plebiscite on Tuesday, February 2, 2010;
WHEREAS, in order to fully involve and empower the constituents of the Municipality of BiÃ±an, Laguna to participate and cast their votes in the said plebiscite, there is a need to declare Tuesday, February 2, 2010 as a special non-working day.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, EDUARDO R. ERMITA, Executive Secretary, by authority of Her Excellency, GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO, do hereby declare Tuesday, February 2, 2010, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of BiÃ±an, Laguna.
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 25th day of January, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Ten.
By authority of the President:
EDUARDO R. ERMITA
By the Executive Secretary:
JOAQUIN C. LAGONERA
Senior Deputy Executive Secretary