PROCLAMATIONS 2004

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Proclamation No. 752
December 29, 2004
Calling the Congress of the Philippines to a special session
Proclamation No. 751
December 14, 2004
Declaring December 14, 2004 as Fire Service Recognition Day and reaffirming support to the Filipino Firemen by institutionalizing the search for the Outstanding Philippine (TOP) Fire Fighters of the JCI Philippines in collaboration with concerned government agencies and non-government institutions
Proclamation No. 750
December 16, 2004
Declaring Friday, 24 December 2004 and Monday, 27 December 2004, as special (non-working) days throughout the country
Proclamation No. 749
December 13, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of Diffun Central School, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Barangay Aurora East, Municipality of Diffun, Province of Quirino, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 748
December 13, 2004
Reserving a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay of Singcang, City of Bacolod, Negros Occidental for Socialized Housing Site Purposes under the Administration of the National Housing Authority and declaring the same open for disposition in favor of the qualified beneficiaries
Proclamation No. 747
December 13, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of the New Albay Elementary School a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in New Albay, Maragusan, Compostela Valley Province, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 746
December 13, 2004
Reserving a Parcel of Foreshore Land of the Public Domain in Argao, Cebu for Public Use, Enjoyment and Beach Resort Purposes
Proclamation No. 745
December 7, 2004
Creating and designating a building, to be known as Robinsons Place Novaliches IT Building, which stands on a parcel of land located at 1199 Quirino Highway Corner Maligaya Road, Barangay Pasong Putik, Novaliches, Quezon City, as an Information Technology Building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 744
December 6, 2004
Declaring the last Monday of March of every year as Women with Disabilities Day
Proclamation No. 743
December 6, 2004
Declaring the month of February 2005 as the “National Health Insurance Program Month”
Proclamation No. 742
December 6, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, December 8, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Agoo, La Union
Proclamation No. 741
November 30, 2004
Supplementing Presidential Proclamation Nos. 295 and 965, by including additional area of about 1,677.7575 Hectares of alienable and disposable lands from the Surigao Mineral Reservation found to be suitable and utilized for agricultural purposes for disposition under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program of the Department of Agrarian Reform
Proclamation No. 740
November 26, 2004
Reserving Certain Parcels of Land of the Public Domain in Aplaya, Digos, Davao del Sur, Island of Mindanao as Office and Nursery Sites of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources - Provincial Office
Proclamation No. 739
November 26, 2004
Reserving for School Site Purposes of the Mindanao Polytechnic State College, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Lourdes, Alubijid, Misamis Oriental, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 738
November 26, 2004
Declaring the month of December 2004 as National Press Congress Month and the Month of Publishers, Editors, Writers, Community Journalists and Broadcasters in the service of the nation
Proclamation No. 737
November 26, 2004
Declaring the period from November 8 to 14, 2004 as National Dance Sport Week
Proclamation No. 736
November 27, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, November 30, 2004, as the National Day of Humility, Repentance, Fasting and Prayer for our Nation
Proclamation No. 735
November 26, 2004
Declaring Thursday, December 2, 2004, as special (non-working) day in Pasay City
Proclamation No. 734
November 25, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, December 1, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Cainta, Rizal
Proclamation No. 733
November 18, 2004
Creating and designating certain parcels of land of the private domain situated at Barangay Loma, Municipality of Biñan, Province of Laguna, as a Special Economic Zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 732
November 18, 2004
Declaring the period from November 21 to 27, 2004 as National Consciousness Week for Punctuality (Respect for the Value of Time) and Civility (Respect for the Rights of Others) (Linggo ng Pagpapahalaga sa Oras at sa Karapatan ng Kapwa)
Proclamation No. 731
November 17, 2004
Reserving for hospital site purposes of the Davao del Sur National Hospital, A certain parcel of land of the public domain, situated at Lapu-Lapu Street, Digos City, Province of Davao del Sur, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 730
November 17, 2004
Declaring the month of December 2004 as “Orient Southeast Asian Lions (OSEAL) Month”
Proclamation No. 729
November 12, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of Balunto National High School, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in barangay San Jose, General Santos City, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 728
November 11, 2004
Declaring Saturday, November 13, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Pantukan, Province of Compostela Valley
Proclamation No. 727
November 11, 2004
Declaring November 30, 2004, Tuesday, as a working day, and authorizing November 29, 2004, Monday, as a non-working holiday throughout the country
Proclamation No. 726
October 29, 2004
Declaring the month of October of every year as the National Quality and Productivity Improvement Month
Proclamation No. 725
October 25, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 42 dated July 5, 1954 and the series of pertinent subsequent proclamation, establishing the national ecology center pursuant to R.A. 9003 and Department of Environment and Natural Resources - National Capital Region and Laguna Lake Development Authority Office Site, and declaring ownership thereof in favor of Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
Proclamation No. 724
October 25, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 42 dated July 5, 1954 and the series of pertinent subsequent proclamations, by transferring the administration and development of portions of Quezon Park Reservation, specifically portions of R.P. Lot Nos. 3-B-4-B-1-B-4-D and 3-B-3-A-1-B-3-B-2 from the Parks and Wildlife Bureau (formerly Parks and Wildlife Office), Department of Environment and Natural Resources, to the national housing authority, reserving the same for government office sites.
Proclamation No. 723
October 25, 2004
Revoking Proclamation No. 312, s. of 2000, and amending Proclamation No. 42, dated July 5, 1954, and the series of related subsequent proclamations, by declaring a portion of Quezon Memorial Park Reservation known as the “Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center” a protected area and a component of the national integrated protected areas system under Republic Act No. 7586, transferring title and ownership thereof to the Republic of the Philippines, and placing it under the management and Administration of the Protected Areas and Wildlife Division of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Proclamation No. 722
October 25, 2004
Creating and designating Lima Technology Center (Phase II), situated in the Barangays of Santiago & San Fernando, Municipality of Malvar, Province of Batangas, Island of Luzon, as special economic zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act 8748
Proclamation No. 721
October 25, 2004
Declaring Monday, November 15, 2004, as special non-working day throughout the country in observance of the EID-UL-FITRE (Feast of Ramadhan)
Proclamation No. 720
October 22, 2004
Declaring Thursday, November 4, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Quezon
Proclamation No. 719
October 19, 2004
Declaring 2005 as year of Microfinance in the Philippines
Proclamation No. 718
October 19, 2004
Amending Executive Order No. 67, dated October 15, 1912, which established the Iwahig Penal Colony in Palawan, by segregating portions of the land embraced therein and declaring the same as civil reservation for resettlement and agricultural sites purposes
Proclamation No. 717
October 18, 2004
Declaring the period from October 17 to 23 of every year as the “National Week for Overcoming Poverty”
Proclamation No. 716
October 13, 2004
Declaring Saturday, October 16, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the City of Calbayog
Proclamation No. 715
October 11, 2004
Declaring the first week of October of each year as “Animal Welfare Week”
Proclamation No. 714
October 5, 2004
Declaring the period from November 22 to 28, 2004 as “Civil Engineering Week”
Proclamation No. 713
September 22, 2004
Declaring September of every year as Rule of Law Month and for the Department of Education to implement programs and activities in the observance thereof
Proclamation No. 712
September 21, 2004
Declaring September 25, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the Province of Albay
Proclamation No. 711
September 16, 2004
Declaring Friday, September 17, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Zamboanga del Sur
Proclamation No. 710
September 13, 2004
Declaring the period from September 27 to October 1, 2004 as “Production Management Week”
Proclamation No. 709
September 9, 2004
Signed on September 09, 2004: Declaring Thursday, September 16, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Bontoc, Mountain Province
Proclamation No. 708
September 8, 2004
Declaring Friday, October 29, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Dumaguete
Proclamation No. 707
September 8, 2004
Declaring Monday, September 27, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Malvar, Batangas
Proclamation No. 706
September 7, 2004
Declaring Thursday, September 9, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Bais
Proclamation No. 705
September 3, 2004
Declaring Friday, October 8, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Koronadal, South Cotabato
Proclamation No. 704
September 3, 2004
Declaring Thursday, September 30, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Masbate
Proclamation No. 703
September 3, 2004
Declaring Thursday, September 23, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Naval, Province of Biliran
Proclamation No. 702
September 3, 2004
Declaring Friday, September 10, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the city of San Jose del Monte
Proclamation No. 701
August 30, 2004
Declaring the 1st Sunday of October as the Asia-Pacific Jaycee Day and commemorating the Manila/Philippine Jaycees as the 1st Jaycee Local/National Organization Member (LOM/NOM) in the Asia Pacific
Proclamation No. 700
August 27, 2004
Declaring Monday, August 30, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Mandaue
Proclamation No. 699
August 20, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, September 8, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Digos, Davao del Sur
Proclamation No. 698
August 19, 2004
Declaring the month of November as “Traditional and Alternative Health Month”
Proclamation No. 697
August 18, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, August 31, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Lipa
Proclamation No. 696
August 17, 2004
Declaring two (2) parcels of land, which are portions of timberlands situated in the Municipalities of Boac, Gasan, Buenavista, Torrijos and Sta. Cruz, Province of Marinduque, as protected area under the category of Wildlife Sanctuary pursuant to Republic Act 7586 (Nipas Act of 1992) and shall be known as "Marinduque Wildlife Sanctuary"
Proclamation No. 695
August 17, 2004
Signed on April 17, 2004: Reserving certain parcel of land of the public domain located in Brgy. Magugpo, Poblacion, Tagum City, Province of Davao del Norte, Island of Mindanao, as sites of the Tagum City Hall, Market and Trade Center
Proclamation No. 694
August 17, 2004
Reserving certain parcels of land of the public domain located in Barangay Campoyong, Municipality of Guiuan, Province of Eastern Samar, Island of Samar for resettlement project site purposes under the Administration of National Housing Authority
Proclamation No. 693
August 13, 2004
Declaring Friday, August 20, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Lucena
Proclamation No. 692
August 13, 2004
Declaring October 1, 2004 as special working holiday in the Province of Occidental Mindoro
Proclamation No. 691
August 12, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, September 1, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Cotabato
Proclamation No. 690
August 12, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, September 1, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Jasaan, Misamis Oriental
Proclamation No. 689
August 12, 2004
Declaring Friday, September 3, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Iriga
Proclamation No. 688
August 12, 2004
Declaring Friday, August 20, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Davao
Proclamation No. 687
August 9, 2004
Declaring the period from September 27 to October 3, 2004 as “Human Resource Management Week”
Proclamation No. 686
August 9, 2004
Creating and designating a building, known as PSMT Information Technology (IT) Building, which will be established on a parcel of land located at No. 73 Ortigas Avenue Extension, Barangay Sta. Lucia, Pasig City, as information technology building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 685
August 9, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes the Haliap National High School—Main Campus, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in the Municipality of Asipulo, Province of Ifugao, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 684
August 5, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 389, dated March 17, 1989, which reserved a parcel of land located in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig, Metro Manila for the use of National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA), by segregating a portion of the land embraced therein and reserving the same as NAMRIA Housing Site
Proclamation No. 683
August 5, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 936 dated August 11, 1997, which reserved certain parcels of land of the public domain located in the City of Olongapo, Island of Luzon for the use of the City of Olongapo by granting ownership over the parcels of land reserved for its use except those portions reserved and being utilized for school site purposes
Proclamation No. 682
August 4, 2004
Declaring the month of September 2004 and every year thereafter as “Social Security Month”
Proclamation No. 681
July 27, 2004
Declaring Monday, August 2, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Butuan
Proclamation No. 680
July 22, 2004
Declaring Friday, July 23, 2004, as a Day of Thanksgiving and Prayer for the release of Angelo Dela Cruz
Proclamation No. 679
July 21, 2004
Declaring Friday, July 23, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Gingoog
Proclamation No. 678
July 20, 2004
Declaring Thursday, July 22, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Tanauan, Batangas
Proclamation No. 677
July 20, 2004
Reserving for government center site purposes of the Municipality of Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte certain parcels of land of the public domain situated in the Municipality of Kapatagan, Province of Lanao del Norte, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 676
July 20, 2004
Reserving for Maag Resettlement Site a parcel of land situated in Sitio Maag, Barangay Peñaplata, Island Garden City of Samal, Province of Davao del Norte, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 675
July 20, 2004
Declaring the month of September 2004 and every year thereafter as “National Peace Consciousness Month”
Proclamation No. 674
July 16, 2004
Declaring Saturday, December 18, 2004, as public working holiday in the Province of Bulacan
Proclamation No. 673
July 16, 2004
Declaring Monday, August 2, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Kabankalan
Proclamation No. 672
July 15, 2004
Declaring Friday, July 16, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Lipa
Proclamation No. 671
July 14, 2004
Creating and designating a building, known as Arcenas Estate Information Technology (IT) Building, which will be established on a parcel of land located at Banawa Hills, Barangay Labangon, Cebu City, as information technology building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 670
July 14, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of Cordova National High School-Bayabat Annex certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Bayabat, Municipality of Amulung, Province of Cagayan, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 669
July 14, 2004
Signed on July 12, 1004: Reserving for school site purposes of the Ihan National High School, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Ihan, Kiblawan, Province of Davao del Sur, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 667
July 12, 2004
Segregating a portion of land from the coverage of the New Bilibid Prison Site located in Poblacion, Muntinlupa City and reserving the same for housing site purposes open for disposition in favor of the employees of the Office of the President, DENR Central Office, DENR National Capital Region, and DENR Staff Bureaus
Proclamation No. 668
July 12, 2004
Declaring Thursday, July 15, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Cordillera Administrative Region
Proclamation No. 665
July 12, 2004
Declaring Friday, July 23, 2004, as special (non-working) day in Batangas City
Proclamation No. 664
July 9, 2004
Declaring Saturday, July 10, 2004, as special (non-working) day in Santa Rosa, Laguna
Proclamation No. 663
July 8, 2004
Reserving for government center site purposes of the Municipal Government of Marasugan, Compostela Valley Province, certain parcels of land of the public domain, situated at Poblacion, San Mariano (now Maragusan), Compostela Valley Province
Proclamation No. 662
July 8, 2004
Creating and designating parcels of land of the private domain situated at Barangay Cannery, Municipality of Polomolok, Province of South Cotabato as part of the Sarangani Economic Development Zone I — Special Economic Zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 661
July 8, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 542 dated February 28, 1995 which authorized the renewal and development of the Old Bilibid Compound located in Quezon Boulevard and Claro M. Recto Avenue, Manila as renewal and infrastructure development project under the administration of the Public Estates Authority by transferring the administration and management thereof to the Home Guaranty Corporation
Proclamation No. 660
July 8, 2004
Reserving for office site purposes of the Cebu City Association of Barangay Council (ABC) a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at corner D. Jakosalem and M.C. Briones Streets, Barangay Central Proper, City of Cebu, Island of Visayas
Proclamation No. 659
July 8, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 403 (series of 1965), as amended by Proclamation No. 454, (series of 1965), which reserved certain parcels of land located in Iloilo City for Central Bank Site purposes, and reserving the same for socialized housing purposes open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants under the provisions of R. A. 7279, otherwise known as the Urban and Housing Development Act
Proclamation No. 658
July 5, 2004
Declaring the 3rd week of October of every year as "Bone and Joint (Musculo-Skeletal) Awareness Week"
Proclamation No. 657
July 5, 2004
Declaring the year 2000-2010 as the “Bone and Joint Decade”
Proclamation No. 656
June 29, 2004
Declaring Friday, July 2, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Pasig
Proclamation No. 655
June 28, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, June 30, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Cebu
Proclamation No. 654
June 25, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, June 30, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Cebu
Proclamation No. 653
June 25, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 26 dated July 9, 1920, which reserved certain parcels of land, located in Brgy. Sagpon, Daraga, Albay for school purposes, by segregating a portion of the land embraced therein and reserving the same for housing purposes open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants
Proclamation No. 652
June 25, 2004
Declaring the Last Week of October of Every Year As "National Towns Week"
Proclamation No. 651
June 25, 2004
Reserving for use as school site of the Colacling High School a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Barangay Colacling, Municipality of Lupi, Province of Camarines Sur, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 650
June 16, 2004
Reserving certain parcels of land of the public domain situated at Barangay Bantulinao, Calauag, Quezon, Island of Luzon, for school site purposes of the Bantulinao Elementary and High Schools
Proclamation No. 649
June 16, 2004
Declaring a certain parcel of land located in Barangay San Lorenzo, Municipality of Mauban, Province of Quezon, Island of Luzon, for school site purposes of the San Lorenzo Primary School
Proclamation No. 648
June 16, 2004
Creating and designating a building, known as the Diliman IT Building, which will be established on parcels of land located along Commonwealth Avenue, Barangay Batasan Hills, Diliman Quezon City as information technology building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 647
June 16, 2004
Creating and designating a building, to be known as Innove IT Plaza, which stands on a 2,014 square meter lot located at Samar Loop corner Panay Road, Cebu Business Park as information technology building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 646
June 14, 2004
Creating and designating a building, known as the Gateway Office Tower, which stands on a parcel of land located at Barangay Socorro, Cubao, Quezon City, Metro Manila as information technology building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act. No. 8748
Proclamation No. 645
June 14, 2004
Creating and designating a building, known as the Gateway Call Center Office, which stands on a parcel of land located at Barangay Socorro, Cubao, Quezon City, Metro Manila as information technology building pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 644
June 14, 2004
Declaring July 31, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the Province of Marinduque
Proclamation No. 643
June 9, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 396 dated June 2, 2003, entitled “Enjoining the active participation of all government agencies, including government-owned and controlled corporations, private sector, schools, civil society groups and the citizenry in tree planting activity and declaring June 25, 2003 as Philippines Arbor Day”
Proclamation No. 642
June 9, 2004
Declaring Friday, June 11, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Sagay, Province of Negros Occidental
Proclamation No. 641
May 27, 2004
Declaring Thursday, June 24, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Manila
Proclamation No. 640
May 27, 2004
Declaring June 19, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Calamba and Province of Laguna
Proclamation No. 639
May 26, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of the Padada Central Elementary School, certain parcels of land of the public domain located in Poblacion, Municipality of Padada, Province of Davao del Sur, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 638
May 21, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of the Kauswagan Elementary School certain parcels of land of the public domain situated in Kauswagan, Panabo City, Davao del Norte, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 637
May 21, 2004
Excluding from the operation of Executive Order No. 99 dated November 11, 1914, which reserved land to the then Bureau of Agriculture, now Benguet State University, as experimental station and stockfarm situated in Wangal, La Trinidad, Benguet, an area of one hundred thirty two thousand five hundred nine (132,509) square meters for Benguet State University faculty and staff housing site
Proclamation No. 636
May 18, 2004
Declaring a state of calamity in the Provinces of Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Albay, Sorsogon, Catanduanes, Masbate, Eastern Samar and Northern Samar
Proclamation No. 635
May 14, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 361-a dated March 7, 1968, as amended by Proclamation No. 371 dated May 6, 2003, which established the military reservation in Bataan, by excluding a portion of the land embraced therein and reserving the same as site of the Department of National Defense-Government Arsenal/Armed Forces of the Philippines (DND-GA/AFP) Off-Base Housing
Proclamation No. 634
May 11, 2004
Declaring a day of national mourning over the death of Jose M. Maceda, National Artist
Proclamation No. 633
May 7, 2004
Declaring Thursday, July 1, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Moncada, Tarlac
Proclamation No. 632
May 7, 2004
Declaring Friday, June 11, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Rizal
Proclamation No. 631
May 6, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 590 dated March 29, 2004, which reserved a portion of land situated in Paco, City of Manila as housing site of the officials and employees of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM), by declaring the area as site of the DBM officials and employees quarters and placing the same under the Administration and Management of the DBM
Proclamation No. 630
May 6, 2004
Creating and designating three buildings, known as the KRC IT Zone, which stand on a parcel of land located along Lopez Jaena Street, Subangdaku, Mandaue City, Province of Cebu as Information Technology Buildings pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 629
May 6, 2004
Declaring May 17 to 21, 2004 as “Higher Education for Unity and Nation Building Week”
Proclamation No. 628
May 6, 2004
Declaring Monday, May 10, 2004, as a special public (non-working) holiday throughout the country
Proclamation No. 627
May 1, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 518, series of 1990 by excluding certain portion of the land embraced therein situated in Barangay Comembo, Makati City and reserving the same for AFP Off-Base Housing purposes
Proclamation No. 626
May 1, 2004
Creating and designating parcels of land situated At Food Terminal Complex, East Service Road, Barangay Bicutan, Taguig, Metro Manila as Special Economic Zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748.
Proclamation No. 625
May 1, 2004
Creating and designating certain parcels of land of the private domain situated at Barangays Malobago and Pagcolbon Municipality of Rapu-Rapu, Province of Albay as a special economic zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 624
April 30, 2004
Enjoining the nation to celebrate this year the 10th Anniversary of the International Year of the Family and every ten years thereafter
Proclamation No. 623
April 30, 2004
Declaring a day of national mourning over the death of Nick Joaquin, national artist
Proclamation No. 622
April 29, 2004
Declaring the year 2005 as the Centennial Year of the Feminist Movement in the Philippines
Proclamation No. 621
April 26, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 361, s. 1994, establishing the Maritime Communications Project Site, situated in Lower Bicutan, Taguig, Metro Manila, by segregating a portion thereof and declaring the same housing site of employees of the Department of Transportation and Communications and its attached agencies
Proclamation No. 620
April 23, 2004
Declaring Friday, April 30, 2004 as special (non-working) day in Dagupan City
Proclamation No. 619
April 22, 2004
Creating and designating a parcel of land of the private domain situated in Barangay Balacad, City of Laoag, Province of Ilocos Norte, as a Tourism Economic Zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 618
April 21, 2004
Reserving for barangay site purposes a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Quirino District, Padada, Davao del Sur.
Proclamation No. 617
April 21, 2004
Reserving for multi-purpose plaza site purposes a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Caganganan, Banaybanay, Davao Oriental
Proclamation No. 616
April 21, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of Laureta Elementary School a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in San Miguel, Tagum City, Davao del Norte
Proclamation No. 615
April 21, 2004
Amending Executive Order No. 46 dated May 28, 1908, by segregating a certain portion of land of the public domain located in Barangay Liwanag, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan and reserving the same for housing site purposes and declaring the same open for disposition under the provisions of the Urban Development and Housing Act (Republic Act No. 7279)
Proclamation No. 614
April 21, 2004
Declaring strong state support to the United Nations Literacy Decade (2003 – 2012)
Proclamation No. 613
April 20, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 290, dated July 18, 1988 which established the Teachers' Camp Reservation, Baguio City, by excluding from its operation a portion of the land embraced therein situated in Res. Sec. "C" and "F", Baguio City and reserving the same for housing site purposes open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants
Proclamation No. 612
April 20, 2004
Reserving for School Site Purposes of San Juan Elementary School, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay San Juan, Municipality of Cabagan, Province of Isabela, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 611
April 20, 2004
Reserving certain portions of the military reservation located in Brgy. Airport Village, Catarman, Northern Samar, for socialized housing site purposes and declaring the same open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants
Proclamation No. 610
April 20, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of Sabtang National School of Fisheries a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Barangay Sinakan, Municipality of Sabtang, Province of Batanes, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 609
April 20, 2004
Reserving as part of the Kalayaan Pump Storage Plant Complex site of the National Power Corporation a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Kalayaan, Municipality of Lumban, Province of Laguna, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 608
April 20, 2004
Reserving for office site purposes of the Provincial Science and Technology Center a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Barrio Calumpang, General Santos City, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 607
April 19, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 173 dated march 31, 1950, which reserved a certain parcel of land of the public domain located in Tarlac, Tarlac for constabulary purposes, by excluding and reserving a portion therein for PNP Off-Base Housing Site
Proclamation No. 606
April 19, 2004
Declaring the month of April as the “Panagyaman Rice Festival”, the national celebration of successful rice harvest
Proclamation No. 605
April 16, 2004
Declaring Thursday, July 1, 2004, as special (non-working) day in San Carlos City, Province of Negros Occidental
Proclamation No. 604
April 13, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 20, s. 1926 which reserved certain parcel of land situated in the City of Davao for wireless station purposes by excluding from its operation the unutilized portions of the land embraced therein and declaring the same open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants under the provisions of the Public Land Act, as amended
Proclamation No. 603
April 13, 2004
Excluding from the operation of Proclamation No. 420, dated July 5, 1994, Proclamation No. 198, dated June 29, 1993 and Proclamation No. 1907 dated January 23, 1907, which established the Camp John Hay Military Reservation (now the John Hay Economic Zone), A certain parcel embraced therein situated at Loakan Road, Baguio City, Island of Luzon and further designating the same office and bodega site of the National Food Authority
Proclamation No. 602
April 12, 2004
Declaring as eco-tourism park and campsite purposes, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangays Lubigan and Moriones, San Jose, Tarlac
Proclamation No. 601
April 2, 2004
Amending Proclamation 423, dated July 12, 1957 which established the fort Andres Bonifacio (formerly Fort William Mckinley) Military Reservation, by segregating certain portions of the land embraced therein situated in Barangay Lower Bicutan, Taguig, Metro Manila and reserving the same for housing site purposes of employees of Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) open for disposition under the provisions of RA 7279 known as the Urban Development and Housing Act
Proclamation No. 600
April 2, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Cambanogoy, now Asuncion, Davao del Norte, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 599
April 2, 2004
Amending Proclamation 423, dated July 12, 1957 which established the Fort Andres Bonifacio (formerly Fort William Mckinley) Military Reservation, by segregating certain portions of the land embraced therein situated in Barangay Lower Bicutan, Taguig, Metro Manila and reserving the same as site of the sports complex of the Municipality of Taguig
Proclamation No. 598
April 2, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, April 7, 2004, A day of national reflection on the 1994 genocide in Rwanda in deep solidarity with the people of Rwanda and all humanity
Proclamation No. 597
April 2, 2004
Transferring ownership of a portion of the property under administration of the Philippine Information Agency to the City Government of Malolos, Bulacan
Proclamation No. 596
April 2, 2004
Excluding from the operation of Proclamation No. 573 dated June 26, 1969, which established the Angat River-Bustos Dam Forest Reserve situated in the Province of Bulacan, A certain portion of the land embraced therein, located in Barangays Bayabas and Cabayunan, Municipality of Doña Remedios Trinidad, Province of Bulacan, and reserving the same as the site of the Bayabas Dam Project
Proclamation No. 595
April 2, 2004
Segregating a portion of the lot covered by Transfer Certificate of Title No. 6735 situated in the City of Pasay under the administration of Manila International Airport Authority and declaring the same open for disposition to qualified occupants pursuant to provisions of the Urban Development and Housing Act of 1992 (Republic Act No. 7279) and Executive Order No. 131 dated October 1, 2002
Proclamation No. 594
April 1, 2004
Declaring Monday, April 19, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Tarlac
Proclamation No. 593
March 30, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 568 dated July 20, 1932, and Proclamation No. 626 dated October 18, 1933, which reserved certain parcels of land of the public domain located in San Jose, Pili, Camarines Sur for agricultural school and educational sites purposes, by allocating the parcels of land embraced therein for educational, agricultural, housing, resettlement and internal security purposes
Proclamation No. 592
March 30, 2004
Declaring April 3, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Luisiana, Laguna
Proclamation No. 591
March 29, 2004
Declaring the month of May of every year as “Anti-Graft and Corruption Awareness Month”
Proclamation No. 590
March 29, 2004
Reserving a portion of the lot covered by Transfer Certificate of Title TCT No. 130595 situated in Paco, City of Manila registered in the name of the Republic of the Philippines, as site of the housing of the officials and employees of the Department of Budget and Management under the administration of the National Housing Authority in accordance with the provisions of R.A. 7279 known as the Urban Development and Housing Act
Proclamation No. 589
March 29, 2004
Repealing Proclamation No. 614, dated September 5, 1933, which reserved a parcel of land of the public domain located in Barangay Dumagok, Labangan Municipal District (now actually under the territorial jurisdiction of Pagadian City), Zamboanga del Sur, for the use of the Philippine Constabulary and declaring the parcel of land embraced therein for housing site purposes open for disposition in favor of the bona fide occupants in accordance with the provisions of Republic Act No. 7279, otherwise known as the Urban Development and Housing Act
Proclamation No. 588
March 25, 2004
Declaring the period from September 16 to 22, 2004 and every year thereafter as Cerabral Palsy Awareness and Protection Week
Proclamation No. 587
March 25, 2004
Declaring the period from April 1 to 7, 2004 as “Hog Farmers Week”
Proclamation No. 586
March 24, 2004
Declaring March 25th of each year as the “Day of the Unborn” in the Philippines
Proclamation No. 585
March 13, 2004
Declaring March 18 as a special non-working holiday for the Municipality of La Trinidad, Benguet
Proclamation No. 584
March 19, 2004
Declaring Monday, March 22, 2004 as General Emilio Aguinaldo Day and the Commemoration of the Tejeros Convention
Proclamation No. 583
March 18, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, April 7, 2004, in lieu of Friday, April 9, 2004 (Araw ng Kagitingan) as a regular holiday and Saturday, April 10, 2004, as a special (non-working) day, throughout the country.
Proclamation No. 582
March 18, 2004
Creating and designating a parcel of land of the public domain situated along C. P. Garcia Road, Barangay U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City as Information Technology Park pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 581
March 18, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 96 dated September 3, 2001, which reserved certain parcel of land of the public domain located in Tondo, Manila, for socialized housing site purposes open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants by changing the mode of disposition from R.A. No. 730 to R.A. No. 7279 otherwise known as “The Urban Development and Housing Act”, and authorizing the issuance of special patent in favor of the National Housing Authority over the area occupied by informal settlers
Proclamation No. 580
March 18, 2004
Reserving certain parcels of land of the public domain situated in Barangays Concepcion and General Hughes, City of Iloilo as socialized housing site open for disposition in favor of the qualified beneficiaries under the administration of the National Housing Authority
Proclamation No. 579
March 18, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 111, dated November 19, 1936, which designated the entire San Pedro Military Reservation as Philippine Army Post by segregating certain portions of the land embraced therein, barangays veterans’ village and Sto. Rosario, Iloilo City, and reserving the same for socialized housing purposes open for disposition in favor of the actual occupants under the provisions of R.A. 7279, otherwise known as the Urban and Housing Development Act
Proclamation No. 578
March 15, 2004
Declaring Monday to Wednesday, March 15-17, 2004, as a period of national prayer and solidarity against terrorism in deep sympathy with the Spanish people and all humanity
Proclamation No. 577
March 12, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, March 31, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Valencia, Negros Oriental
Proclamation No. 576
March 10, 2004
Declaring Manleluag Spring National Park situated at Barangay Malabobo, Municipality of Mangatarem, Province of Pangasinan as protected area and its peripheral areas as buffer zone pursuant to Republic Act 7586 (Nipas Act of 1992) and shall be known as “Manleluag Spring Protected Landscape”
Proclamation No. 575
March 10, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, March 31, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Sipalay, Negros Occidental
Proclamation No. 574
March 9, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 275, dated June 20, 1988 which reserved certain parcels of land situated in Barangay Panacan, Municipality of Narra, Province of Palawan, Island of Palawan for municipal high school and national government center site purposes, by excluding a portion of the land within the national government center site and reserving the same for housing site purposes
Proclamation No. 573
March 9, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 501 dated December 21, 1939 which reserved certain parcels of land located in the City of Baguio for radio station purposes by declaring the land embraced therein as Department of Transportation and Communication Region I Office site and housing site open for disposition in favor of qualified occupants
Proclamation No. 572
March 9, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 460, s. of 1932 which reserved for Settlement Farm School Purposes a certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in the Municipality of Tagum (now Tagum City), Davao del Norte, Island of Mindanao, by excluding from its operation portions of the land embraced therein and declaring the same as permanent sites of the Davao Regional Hospital and Bureau of Food and Drugs-Mindanao (BFAD) Satellite laboratory under the Administration of Department of Health
Proclamation No. 571
March 9, 2004
Reserving certain parcel of land of the public domain located in Binondo, Manila for socialized housing purposes open for disposition in favor of qualified beneficiaries under the provisions of Republic Act No. 7279 otherwise known as “The Urban Development and Housing Act”
Proclamation No. 570
March 9, 2004
Declaring Timpoong and Hibok-Hibok Mountain Range situated in the Municipalities of Mambajao, Mahinog, Sagay and Catarman, Province of Camiguin as a protected area and its peripheral areas as Buffer Zone pursuant to Republic Act 7586 (Nipas Act of 1992) and shall be known as Timpoong-Hibok-Hibok Natural Monument.
Proclamation No. 569
March 9, 2004
Declaring March 10 as “Araw ng mga Buntis”
Proclamation No. 568
March 5, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, March 10, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Bukidnon
Proclamation No. 567
March 4, 2004
Declaring Monday, March 8, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Compostela Valley
Proclamation No. 566
March 4, 2004
Declaring Friday, May 7, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of San Pablo
Proclamation No. 565
March 3, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, March 10, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Tanauan, Batangas
Proclamation No. 564
March 2, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 776 dated April 2, 1996 which reserved a certain parcel of land of the private domain of the government situated in the Municipality of Tanay, Province of Rizal, Island of Luzon for Housing Site Purposes of the employees of the Departments of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Interior and Local Government (DILG), National Defense (DND), Education, Culture and Sports (DECS), and Transportation and Communication (DOTC) by including the Employees of the Offices of the President and the Presidential Management Staff as Beneficiaries of the said Housing Project
Proclamation No. 563
March 1, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 331, dated June 20, 2000, which declared certain portions of land within the coverage of Proclamation No. 255, dated June 3, 1964 situated in the Barrios of San Rafael, San Miguel and Armenia, Tarlac open for disposition for the AFP Off-Base Housing Program by modifying the mode of disposition from Republic Act No. 730 to Act No. 3038 dated March 9, 1922
Proclamation No. 562
March 1, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, April 21, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Calamba, Province of Laguna
Proclamation No. 561
March 1, 2004
Declaring the period from March 29 to April 3, 2004 as Labor Management Cooperation Week
Proclamation No. 560
February 24, 2004
Reserving for recreational site for the City Government of Zamboanga certain parcel of land of the public domain situated at Pettit Barracks, Zamboanga City, Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 559
February 24, 2004
Declaring the month of February of every year as National Dental Health Month
Proclamation No. 558
February 24, 2004
Declaring February 27, 2004 a day of National Remembering in observance of the 17th Death Anniversary of Jose W. Diokno, former Senator of the Republic
Proclamation No. 557
February 23, 2004
Declaring a certain parcel of land of the public domain located at Barangay Binlod, Municipality of Argao, Province of Cebu for Eco-Tourism Site Purposes
Proclamation No. 556
February 23, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, February 24, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay
Proclamation No. 555
February 17, 2004
Declaring Monday, March 8, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the province of Compostela Valley
Proclamation No. 554
February 17, 2004
Declaring Thursday, February 26, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Zamboanga
Proclamation No. 553
February 18, 2004
Declaring Friday, February 27, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of General Santos
Proclamation No. 552
February 17, 2004
Declaring Thursday, February 19, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of San Fernando, Pampanga
Proclamation No. 551
February 17, 2004
Declaring two parcels of land located in Barangays Lalakay and Bambang, Municipality of Los Baños, Province of Laguna, Island of Luzon, for Road Right-Of-Way Purposes under the Administration of the municipal government of Los Baños
Proclamation No. 550
February 17, 2004
Reserving certain parcels of land located in Barangays Lalakay, Bambang, and Timugan, all of the Municipality of Los Baños, Province of Laguna, for Housing Site Purposes and declaring the same open for disposition in accordance with the provisions of R.A. No. 274 in relation to the provisions of the Public Land Act
Proclamation No. 549
February 13, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, February 25, 2004, as a Special National Holiday
Proclamation No. 548
February 9, 2004
Declaring the municipalities of Diffun, Cabarroguis, Aglipay, Maddela and Nagtipunan, all in the Province of Quirino, as a protected area pursuant to R.A. No. 7586 (Nipas Act of 1992) which shall be known as the Quirino Protected Landscape.
Proclamation No. 547
February 9, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, February 10, 2004, as special (non-working) day in Laoag City
Proclamation No. 546
February 2, 2004
Declaring Thursday, February 12, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Kidapawan
Proclamation No. 545
January 30, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, February 3, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the Province of Bulacan
Proclamation No. 544
January 29, 2004
Declaring the period of mourning over the death of Salvador H. Laurel, Former Vice President of the Republic of the Philippines
Proclamation No. 543
January 27, 2004
Reserving a certain parcel of land located in Barangay Valencia, Quezon City as socialized housing site and declaring the same open for disposition in favor of the actual and bonafide occupants
Proclamation No. 542
January 28, 2004
Reserving certain parcels of land located in Sicayab-Bucana, Dapitan City for resettlement site purposes under the administration of the City Government of Dapitan
Proclamation No. 541
January 20, 2004
Declaring the period from March 1 to 5, 2004 as Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Week
Proclamation No. 540
January 20, 2004
Declaring the 1st week of October of each year as “National Newborn Screening Week”
Proclamation No. 539
January 20, 2004
Reserving certain parcels of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Poblacion, Municipality of Carmen, Cotabato Province, Island of Mindanao for the use of the municipal government of carmen for various public purposes
Proclamation No. 538
January 20, 2004
Excluding from the operation of Proclamation No. 120, s.1936, which established a military reservation, certain parcels of land located in the Municipality of Glan, Province of Sarangani and declaring the same as socialized housing site under the Administration of the National Housing Authority and providing for its disposition to actual bonafide occupants in accordance with the Provisions of RA 7279, s. 1992 and EO No. 131, s. 2002
Proclamation No. 537
January 19, 2004
Excluding from the operation of Proclamation No. 781, series of 1935, which reserved for the Philippine Constabulary (now the Philippine National Police) a parcel of land of the public domain situated in the Barrio of Teneguiban (now Tiniguiban), Municipality (now City) of Puerto Princesa, Province of Palawan, A parcel of land embraced therein and declaring the same open for disposition as socialized housing site under a usufruct scheme
Proclamation No. 536
January 19, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, January 20, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Tarlac
Proclamation No. 535
January 16, 2004
Declaring Saturday, February 14, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the City of Valenzuela
Proclamation No. 534
January 16, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, February 4, 2004 as special (non-working) day in the city of San Fernando, Pampanga
Proclamation No. 533
January 16, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, February 3, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Cabanatuan
Proclamation No. 532
January 16, 2004
Declaring January 22, 2004 a special working holiday throughout the country for the observance of the beginning of a New Year according to the Chinese Lunar Calendar
Proclamation No. 531
January 16, 2004
Declaring certain parcels of land of the public domain located in San Jose Gusu, Zamboanga City as socialized housing site, providing for their disposition to their actual bonafide occupants, and placing them under the administration of the National Housing Authority, in accordance with the provisions of Republic Act No. 7279, and Executive Order No. 131, series of 2002
Proclamation No. 530
January 16, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 188, dated August 28, 1937 which reserved a parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barrio Tiniguiban, City of Puerto Princesa, Province of Palawan, for military purposes, by excluding a certain portion thereof and declaring the same open for disposition for residential purposes
Proclamation No. 529
January 19, 2004
Declaring Tuesday, January 20, 2004, as special (non-working) day in the City of Lipa
Proclamation No. 528-A
January 7, 2004
Declaring Wednesday, January 7, 2004, as special holiday in Zamboanga City
Proclamation No. 528
January 5, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of the Kasilak Elementary School, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Kasilak, Municipality of Panabo, Province of Davao del Norte (now Panabo City), Island of Mindanao
Proclamation No. 527
January 5, 2004
Reserving for school site purposes of the City of Legazpi, A certain parcel of land of the public domain situated in Barangay Legazpi Port, City of Legazpi, Island of Luzon
Proclamation No. 526
January 5, 2004
Reserving for residential purposes certain portions of the lots covered by Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) Nos. 127409 and 416720 issued in the name of the Republic of the Philippines under the administration of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), situated in Barangay Dela Paz, City of Antipolo, Island of Luzon, and declaring the same open for disposition under the provisions of Act 3038, in relation to the provisions of CA 141, otherwise known as the Public Land Act, as amended
Proclamation No. 525
January 5, 2004
Creating and designating a parcel of land of the private domain situated in Barangay Pulong Sta. Cruz, Municipality of Sta. Rosa, Province of Laguna, Island of Luzon, as part of the Toyota Sta. Rosa (Laguna) Special Economic Zone pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916 as amended by Republic Act No. 8748
Proclamation No. 524
January 5, 2004
Providing for the Philippine celebration of the International Year of Rice in 2004, and declaring the month of November as National Rice Awareness Month
Proclamation No. 523
January 5, 2004
Amending Proclamation No. 430, Dated December 29, 2000, Proclamation 423 Dated July 12, 1957 By Excluding Portion of the Land Embraced Therein and Declaring the Same Open For Disposition to the Bonafide and Actual Residents Thereof Under the Provisions of Republic Act No. 730 In Relation to the Provisions of the Public Land Act (Commonwealth Act No. 141, As Amended)
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