BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 195
SEGREGATING THE MUNICIPAL DISTRICTS OF LEBAK AND SALAMAN FROM THE MUNICIPALITIES OF KIAMBA AND DINANG, PROVINCE OF COTABATO, AS ORGANIZED UNDER EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 82 OF AUGUST 18, 1947, AND ORGANIZING THEM INTO AN INDEPENDENT MUNICIPALITY UNDER THE NAME OF LEBAK WITH THE SEAT OF GOVERNMENT AT THE SITIO OF KALAMANSIG
Upon the recommendation of the Secretary of the Interior and pursuant to the provisions of section 68 of the Revised Administrative Code, the municipal districts of Lebak and Salaman which, under Executive Order No. 82, dated August 18, 1947, form parts of the municipalities of Kiamba and Dinag, respectively, are hereby organized into an independent municipality under the name of Lebak, with the seat of government at the sitio of Kalamansig.
The organization herein made shall take effect immediately.
Executive Order No. 82, dated August 18, 1947, is hereby amended accordingly.
Done in the City of Manila, this 31st day of December, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and forty-eight, and of the Independence of the Philippines, the third.
(Sgd.) ELPIDIO QUIRINO
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(Sgd.) TEODORO EVANGELISTA
Source: Presidential Museum and Library
Quirino, E. (1948). Executive Order No. 195 : Segregating the municipal districts of Lebak and Salaman from the municipalities of Kiamba and Dinang, Province of Cotabato, as organized under Executive Order No. 82 of August 18, 1947, and organizing them into an independent municipality under the name of Lebak with the seat of government at the sitio of Kalamansig. Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines. 44 (12), 4701.