Third Regular Session
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand nine.
REPUBLIC ACT No. 9957
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY MATALANG, MUNICIPALITY OF MIDSALIP, PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR TO BE KNOWN AS MATALANG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippine Congress Assembled:
Section 1. Establishment of a National High School. - There is hereby established, under the supervision of the Department of Education, a national high school in Barangay Matalang, Municipality of Midsalip , Province of Zamboanga del Sur to be known as Matalang National High School.
Section 2. Appropriations. - The Secretary of Education shall immediately include in the Department's program the operationalization of the Matalang National High School, the funding of which shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
Section 3. Implementation. - The Secretary of Education shall issue rules and regulations that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act.1avvphi1
Section 4. Effectivity. - This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its publication in the Official Gazette.
|JUAN PONCE ENRILE
President of the Senate
|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 September 2, 2008 and October 12, 2009, respectively.
Secretary of the Senate
|MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP
Secretary General House of Representatives
Approved: JAN. 15, 2010
President of the Philippines
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