MEMORANDUM ORDERS 1996

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Memorandum Order No. 411, s. 1996
December 28, 1996
Signed on December 28, 1996: Further amending the implementing Guidelines of the Employee Suggestion and Incentive Awards System (ESIAS) of the Office of the President, as amended
Memorandum Order No. 409, s. 1996
December 3, 1996
Signed on December 3, 1996: Constituting an ad hoc committee to temporarily take over and manage the affairs of the Camarines Norte Electric Cooperative, Inc. (CANORECO)
Memorandum Order No. 408, s. 1996
November 28, 1996
Signed on November 28, 1996: Authorizing the Grant of Hazard Duty Pay to all Officials and Employees of the Office of the President (Proper) for the Calendar Year 1996
Memorandum Order No. 407, s. 1996
November 21, 1996
Signed on November 21, 1996: Amending certain provisions of Memorandum Order No. 393, dated August 28, 1996 which established the Presidential Task Force on the Sugar Industry
Memorandum Order No. 406, s. 1996
November 12, 1996
Signed on November 12, 1996: Designating the Secretary of Justice as the acting chairman of the Dangerous Drugs Board and the Secretary of Health or her representative as vice chair thereof
Memorandum Order No. 405, s. 1996
November 4, 1996
Signed on November 4, 1996: Providing policies and measures to further regulate the issuance and use of commemorative plates
Memorandum Order No. 404, s. 1996
October 30, 1996
Signed on October 30, 1996: Directing the reversion to the Executive Secretary of the authority to sign all decisions in cases appealed to the Office of the President
Memorandum Order No. 403, s. 1996
October 30, 1996
Signed on October 30, 1996: Amending Memorandum Order No. 359 dated April 8, 1996 prescribing the implementing guidelines on the dress code in the Office of the President (proper)
Memorandum Order No. 402, s. 1996
October 15, 1996
Signed on October 15, 1996: Creating and constituting the Committee for the Education for Peace Program
Memorandum Order No. 401, s. 1996
October 10, 1996
Signed on October 10, 1996: Directing the implementation of Executive Order No. 345, series of 1996, entitled “Transferring the Board of Liquidators (BOL) from the National Development Company (NDC) to the Asset Privatization Trust (APT) to Effect Its Abolition”
Memorandum Order No. 400, s. 1996
October 9, 1996
Signed on October 9, 1996: Creating a task force to prepare the guidelines and administrative order for the APEC Business Visa
Memorandum Order No. 399, s. 1996
September 26, 1996
Signed on September 26, 1996: Directing the operationalization of the Philippine Agenda 21 and monitoring its implementation
Memorandum Order No. 398, s. 1996
September 24, 1996
Signed on September 24, 1996: Requiring members of the Cabinet and heads of offices including government owned or controlled corporations, to give priority to attending congressional and court hearings
Memorandum Order No. 396, s. 1996
September 14, 1996
Signed on September 14, 1996: Extending the period of Exemption of Travel Tax to all passengers by air and/or sea originating from all International Ports in Mindanao to any destination within the BIMP-EAGA (Brunei Darrusalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines – East Asean Growth Area)
Memorandum Order No. 397, s. 1996
September 13, 1996
Signed on September 13, 1996: Creating a Special Monitoring Group to oversee that the GRP-MNLF Peace Agreement is sustained
Memorandum Order No. 395, s. 1996
September 6, 1996
Signed on September 6, 1996: Amending the implementing Guidelines of the Employee Suggestion & Incentive Awards System (ESIAS) of the Office of the President
Memorandum Order No. 394, s. 1996
August 30, 1996
Signed on August 30, 1996: Focusing on and adopting the theme of “Peace, Reconciliation and Development” during the Flag-Raising Ceremony on 2 September 1996 (Monday)
Memorandum Order No. 393, s. 1996
August 28, 1996
Signed on August 28, 1996: Establishing the Presidential Task Force on the Sugar Industry
Memorandum Order No. 392, s. 1996
August 28, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 392 signed on August 28, 1996.
Memorandum Order No. 391, s. 1996
August 16, 1996
Signed on August 16, 1996: Strengthening the National Government Center Housing Committee and for other purposes
Memorandum Order No. 390, s. 1996
August 5, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 390 signed on August 5, 1996.
Memorandum Order No. 389, s. 1996
July 26, 1996
Signed on July 26, 1996: Prescribing the procedures and guidelines on application for permits to locate, dig and excavate hidden treasures in accordance with the provisions of Presidential Decree No. 1726-A
Memorandum Order No. 388, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Amending Memorandum Order No. 348, dated March 8, 1996.
Memorandum Order No. 387, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Establishment of the Coconut Research and Development Institute
Memorandum Order No. 386, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Expansion of marine science research and development (R&D) programs
Memorandum Order No. 385, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Upgrading of early warning system for disasters
Memorandum Order No. 384, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Establishment of an electronic network in science education
Memorandum Order No. 383, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Upgrading of testing and analytical laboratories
Memorandum Order No. 382, s. 1996
July 15, 1996
Signed on July 15, 1996: Improvement of support system for small and medium enterprises
Memorandum Order No. 381, s. 1996
July 3, 1996
Signed on July 3, 1996: Creation of a technical evaluation committee for the rebidding of the TOPWEB Project
Memorandum Order No. 380, s. 1996
July 3, 1996
Signed on July 3, 1996: Amending Memorandum Order No. 377, entitled: “Creation of a New Prequalification, Bids and Awards Committee for the Rebidding of the TOPWEB Project”, dated 10 June 1996
Memorandum Order No. 379, s. 1996
July 1, 1996
Signed on July 1, 1996: Directing the formation of a host council in preparation for holding of APEC meetings in Davao City
Memorandum Order No. 378, s. 1996
June 18, 1996
Signed on June 18, 1996: Authorizing the conduct of information drive on GSIS and PAG-IBIG membership, benefits and privileges and healthy living tips for officials and employees of the Office of the President
Memorandum Order No. 377, s. 1996
June 10, 1996
Signed on June 10, 1996: Creation of a new Prequalification, Bids and Awards Committee for the rebidding of the TOPWEB Project
Memorandum Order No. 376, s. 1996
June 6, 1996
Signed on June 6, 1996: Providing Rules and Regulations prescribing the procedure for the investigation of Sexual Harassment Cases and the Administrative Sanctions therefor in the Office of the President Proper
Memorandum Order No. 375, s. 1996
June 5, 1996
Signed on June 5, 1996: Designating the chairman and members of the Presidential Fact-Finding Commission on Government Information Technology Projects
Memorandum Order No. 374, s. 1996
May 28, 1996
Signed on May 28, 1996: Enjoining all government departments, agencies and offices to participate and support the DOH Organized “Pinoy-Sports – Iwas sa Smoke” Mini-Olympics on 31 May 1996
Memorandum Order No. 373, s. 1996
May 27, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 373 signed on May 27, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 372, s. 1996
May 16, 1996
Signed on May 16, 1996: Approving the rules and regulations implementing RA 7924, the law creating the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority
Memorandum Order No. 371, s. 1996
May 15, 1996
Signed on May 15, 1996: Creating an inter-agency task force to fast-track investigation of suspicious fire incidents in government offices and heavily-insured private buildings
Memorandum Order No. 369, s. 1996
May 14, 1996
Signed on May 14, 1996: Creating sports clusters and designating cluster managers to mobilize and optimize private sector involvement in the development of the Philippine sports
Memorandum Order No. 363, s. 1996
May 9, 1996
Signed on May 9, 1996: Implementing the Grant of Special Leave Privileges to Officials and Employees in the Office of the President (Proper)
Memorandum Order No. 368, s. 1996
May 8, 1996
Signed on May 8, 1996: Granting incentive allowance to the agricultural extension personnel of local government units for the implementation of Gintong Ani and for the Department of Budget and Management to release and allocate funds to the Department of Agriculture for the purpose
Memorandum Order No. 367, s. 1996
May 8, 1996
Signed on May 8, 1996: Directing the Department of Agriculture (DA) and Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to coordinate in the implementation of farm-to-market roads and, where possible, involve capable LGUs in construction of the same and for the Department of Budget and Management to facilitate the release of the funds allocated by the DA for the purpose
Memorandum Order No. 366, s. 1996
May 7, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 366 signed on May 7, 1996.
Memorandum Order No. 365, s. 1996
May 7, 1996
Signed on May 7, 1996: Creating a special advisory committee under the Office of the President to evaluate recommendations submitted by the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and its consultants/advisers pursuant to Executive Order No. 311
Memorandum Order No. 364, s. 1996
May 4, 1996
Signed on May 4, 1996: Creating a committee to examine the Green Panay Project as it affects Camp Macario Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz
Memorandum Order No. 362, s. 1996
April 26, 1996
Signed on April 26, 1996: Directing the formation of a task force on the Manila People’s Forum on APEC 1996
Memorandum Order No. 361, s. 1996
April 18, 1996
Signed on April 18, 1996: Creating an inter-agency task force to conduct a thorough study to improve the country’s international and domestic airport security system
Memorandum Order No. 360, s. 1996
April 14, 1996
Signed on April 14, 1996: Authorizing DECS, DILG, DOT, DPWH, MMDA and concerned LGUs to allocate and utilize not more than one percent (1%) of their budgetary MOOE for the repair, renovation and upgrading of public facilities and other infrastructures along the APEC route
Memorandum Order No. 359, s. 1996
April 8, 1996
Signed on April 8, 1996: Authorizing payment of CY 1996 clothing allowance for officials and employees of the Office of the President (proper)
Memorandum Order No. 358, s. 1996
April 2, 1996
Signed on April 2, 1996: Filling up the sugar quota for the crop year 1995-1996 and granting tariff-free privileges for the importation of raw cane sugar
Memorandum Order No. 357, s. 1996
April 2, 1996
Signed on April 2, 1996: Implementing the provisions of the Crisis Management and Security Manual (CMSM) for overseas Filipinos
Memorandum Order No. 355, s. 1996
April 1, 1996
Signed on April 1, 1996: Establishing and activating duty watch for the duration of the Holy Week
Memorandum Order No. 356, s. 1996
March 29, 1996
Signed on March 29, 1996: Creating a LEDAC Task Force on Headquartering Bills Program for commercial and support services
Memorandum Order No. 354, s. 1996
March 15, 1996
Signed on March 15, 1996: Authorizing the conduct of the Annual Malacañang Sportsfest for 1996 and the attendance and participation of OP Proper Employees therein
Memorandum Order No. 353, s. 1996
March 15, 1996
Signed on March 15, 1996: Approving the 1996 Investment Priorities Plan
Memorandum Order No. 351, s. 1996
March 14, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 351 signed on March 14, 1996.
Memorandum Order No. 352, s. 1996
March 12, 1996
Signed on March 12, 1996: Authority to conduct a National Summit on Peace and Order on 11-12 April 1996 at the Rembrandt Hotel, Quezon City
Memorandum Order No. 350, s. 1996
March 11, 1996
Signed on March 11, 1996: Requiring strict observance of Memorandum Order No. 429 dated 7 May 1992, prescribing guidelines on the use of office telephones for long distance domestic or overseas call
Memorandum Order No. 348, s. 1996
March 8, 1996
Signed on March 8, 1996: Authorizing the conduct in this office of a physical fitness program for officials and employees of the Office of the President
Memorandum Order No. 200-A, s. 1996
March 4, 1996
Signed on March 4, 1996: Amending Memorandum Order No. 200 creating an inter-agency committee to study and coordinate the implementation of the proposal of Hopewell Holdings, Limited to undertake various infrastructure projects
Memorandum Order No. 347, s. 1996
February 29, 1996
Signed on February 29, 1996: Directing the formation of a host council in preparation for holding APEC Meetings in Cebu
Memorandum Order No. 345, s. 1996
February 27, 1996
Signed on 27, 1996: Re-establishing and re-activating the Office of the President Coordinating Center (OPCC) for the president’s participation at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Thailand
Memorandum Order No. 346, s. 1996
February 26, 1996
Signed on February 26, 1996: Amending the Guidelines on the Car Development Program (CDP), the Commercial Vehicle Development Program (CVDP), and the Motorcycle Development Program (MDP)
Memorandum Order No. 343, s. 1996
February 21, 1996
Signed on February 21, 1996: Directing the Social Security System, Home Development Mutual Fund and Government Service Insurance System to comply with the memorandum dated 19 July 1993 re: automatic five-year funding commitment to the National Shelter Program
Memorandum Order No. 342, s. 1996
February 21, 1996
Signed on February 21, 1996: Directing the Department of Finance to cause the immediate study and approval of the bond flotation and determine the feasibility of borrowing foreign funds to finance the paradigm shift of the unified home lending program of the National Home Mortgage Finance Corporation
Memorandum Order No. 341, s. 1996
February 21, 1996
Signed on February 21, 1996: Directing the Department of Budget and Management to facilitate the release of appropriations under the Comprehensive and Integrated Shelter Finance Act (RA 7835) to the National Shelter Program
Memorandum Order No. 340, s. 1996
February 15, 1996
Signed on February 15, 1996: Delegating authority to the Executive Secretary to execute for and in behalf of the Republic of the Philippines service contracts covering oil exploration and development
Memorandum Order No. 339, s. 1996
February 13, 1996
Signed on February 13, 1996: Reconstituting the Prequalification, Evaluation and Awards Committee of the properties committee for the development of the Philippine properties in Japan into a Prequalification, Bids and Awards Committee
Memorandum Order No. 338, s. 1996
February 6, 1996
Signed on February 6, 1996: Creating an inter-agency task force on the Panglao Island Tourism Estate
Memorandum Order No. 336, s. 1996
January 31, 1996
Signed on January 31, 1996: Constituting a national executive committee of the 1996 observance of Araw ng Kagitingan and Philippine Veterans Week
Memorandum Order No. 337, s. 1996
January 31, 1996
Signed on January 31, 1996: Authorizing the Grant of Honoraria to officials and employees of the Office of the President proper in recognition of their participation and additional work rendered outside of their regular functions, in support of the comprehensive Computer-Based Management Information and Decision Support System for the OP Proper.
Memorandum Circular No. 140, s. 1996
January 29, 1996
Signed on January 29, 1996: Authorizing participation in the National School Enrolment Day on January 29, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 335, s. 1996
January 26, 1996
Signed on January 26, 1996: Extending the operations of the Inter-Agency Task Force for strategic planning and research for human rights to update the Philippine Human Rights Plan and to prime its implementation
Memorandum Order No. 334, s. 1996
January 26, 1996
Signed on January 26, 1996: Reconstituting the task force created under M.O. 234-A to assist in the coordination and monitoring of various inter-agency activities related to the San Roque Multipurpose Project, and for other purposes
Memorandum Order No. 333, s. 1996
January 19, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 333 signed on January 19, 1996.
Memorandum Order No. 331, s. 1996
January 17, 1996
Signed on January 17, 1996: Creating an inter-agency committee to relocate squatter families and clear hazardous structures along the entire stretch of the R-10 road right-of-way
Memorandum Order No. 330, s. 1996
January 17, 1996
Signed on January 17, 1996: Authorizing agencies of government implementing infrastructure projects to adopt pre-payment basis in the procurement of their cement requirement
Memorandum Order No. 332, s. 1996
January 16, 1996
Signed on January 16, 1996: Authorizing the conduct in this Office of Orientation Course on Evat Law (Republic Act No. 7716).
Memorandum Order No. 329, s. 1996
January 11, 1996
Signed on January 11, 1996: Creating an OP Management Review Committee
Memorandum Order No. 328, s. 1996
January 8, 1996
Memorandum Order No. 328 signed on January 8, 1996.