Executive Order No. 292 [BOOK IV/Title XI/Chapter 2-Department Proper]


Department Proper

SECTION 5. Office of the Secretary.—The Office of the Secretary shall consist of the Secretary and his immediate staff.

SECTION 6. Undersecretary.—The Secretary shall be assisted by one (1) Undersecretary who shall perform the following functions:

(1) Oversee the operational activities of the Department delegated to him by and for which he shall be responsible to the Secretary;

(2) Coordinate programs and projects within the DAR and with other government agencies and farmer organizations when so delegated by the Secretary;

(3) Assist the Secretary in matters relating to the operations of the Department;

(4) Assist the Secretary in the preparation of reports; and

(5) Perform such other duties and functions as may be provided by law or assigned by the Secretary.

SECTION 7. Assistant Secretary.—The Secretary shall be assisted by one Assistant Secretary.

Executive Order No. 292