Proclamation No. 41, s. 1947

MALACAÑANG

MANILA

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES

PROCLAMATION NO. 41

AMENDING PROCLAMATION NO. 30, DATED JULY 30, 1947, ENTITLED “DECLARING THE SECOND SATURDAY OF SEPTEMBER EACH YEAR AS ARBOR DAY AND CREATING COMMITTEES FOR THE PURPOSE”

The first part of the fourth paragraph of Proclamation No. 30, dated July 30, 1947, entitled “Declaring the Second Saturday of September each Year as Arbor Day and Creating Committees for the Purpose” is hereby amended to read as follows:

“The following Committees, which shall be in charge of the programs to be observed on Arbor Day, are hereby created:

National Committee
1. Secretary of Agriculture and Commerce Chairman
2. Secretary of Instruction                                                                  Member Member
3. Director of Forestry Executive Officer
4. Chief Scout Executive, Boy Scouts of the Philippines Member
5. Miss Helen T. Benitez of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines Member
6. A private citizen to be appointed by the President Member

Done at the City of Manila, this 3rd day of September in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and forty-seven, and of the Independence of the Philippines, the second.

(Sgd.) MANUEL ROXAS

President of the Philippines

By the President:

(Sgd.) EMILIO ABELLO

Chief of the Executive Office