Republic Act No. 9701

Link to law: http://www.gov.ph/2009/08/07/republic-act-no-9701/
Published: 2009-08-07

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Republic of the Philippines

Congress of the Philippines

Metro Manila

Fourteenth Congress

Second Regular Session

Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-eight day of July, two thousand eight.

[REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9701]

AN ACT DECLARING OCTOBER 2 OF EVERY YEAR AN OFFICIAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MAJAYJAY, PROVINCE OF LAGUNA AND IN ALL ITS BARANGAYS, TO BE KNOWN AS THE “MAJAYJAY DAY”

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:

SECTION 1. October 2 of every year is hereby declared an official nonworking holiday in the Municipality of Majayjay, Province of Laguna and in all the barangays therein to commemorate the foundation day of the municipality, to be known as the “Majayjay Day”.

SEC. 2. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

Approved,

(Sgd.) JUAN PONCE ENRILE
President of the Senate

(Sgd.) PROSPERO C. NOGRALES
Speaker of the House

of Representatives

This Act which originated in the House of Representatives was finally passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on April 29, 2008 and May 26, 2009, respectively.

(Sgd.) EMMA LIRIO-REYES
Secretary of the Senate

(Sgd.) MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP
Secretary General

House of Representatives

Approved: AUG 07 2009

(Sgd.) GLORIA MACAPAGAL-ARROYO
President of the Philippines

Source: CDAsia