BATAS PAMBANSA Blg. 163

An Act Converting the Gubat Municipal High School in the Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon, into a National High School to be Known as the Gubat National High School

Section 1. The Gubat Municipal High School in the Municipality of Gubat, Province of Sorsogon, is hereby converted into a national high school to be known as the Gubat National High School. Said school shall offer a comprehensive curriculum which will include both technical and vocational courses. The Minister of Education and Culture is hereby empowered to organize said school accordingly.

Upon the organization of the Gubat National High School, the assets, liabilities, personnel, equipment and records of the Gubat Municipal High School shall be transferred to the Gubat National High School.

Section 2. The Minister of Education and Culture shall implement the provisions of this Act so as to make the Gubat National High School in operation on the first school term after the effectivity of this Act.1‚wphi1

Section 3. The amount of two hundred thousand pesos for the operation of the school shall be charged to the appropriations authorized by Batas Pambansa Blg. 80 and Batas Pambansa Blg. 131 for the Ministry of Education and Culture intended for new national schools: Provided, That the local government unit concerned shall continue to provide its share in the cost of operating and maintaining said school. Starting Calendar Year 1983 such sum as may be necessary for the operation and maintenance of the school shall be provided in the annual General Appropriations Act.

Section 4. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

Approved: February 8, 1982


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