Republic of the Philippines
Congress of the Philippines
Third Regular Session
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand nine.
[REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9924]
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF ARGAO, PROVINCE OF CEBU TO BE KNOWN AS ARGAO NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Be it enacted by the Senate and the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:
SECTION 1. Establishment of a National High School. â There is hereby established, under the supervision of the Department of Education, a national high school in the Municipality of Argao, Province of Cebu to be known as Argao National High School.
SEC. 2. Appropriations. â The Secretary of Education shall immediately include in the Department’s program the operationalization of the Argao National High School, the funding of which shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
SEC. 3. Implementation. â The Secretary of Education shall issue rules and regulations that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act.
SEC. 4. Effectivity. â This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in the Official Gazette.
(Sgd.) JUAN PONCE ENRILE
President of the Senate
(Sgd.) PROSPERO C. NOGRALES
Speaker of the House
This Act which originated in the House of Representatives was finally passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on February 10, 2009 and October 7, 2009, respectively.
(Sgd.) EMMA LIRIO-REYES
Secretary of the Senate
(Sgd.) MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP
House of Representatives
Approved: JAN 07 2010
(Sgd.) GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO
President of the Philippines