PROCLAMATION NO. 183
DECLARING THE MONTH OF JUNE OF EVERY YEAR AS “NATIONAL NO SMOKING MONTH”
WHEREAS, as part of the awareness campaign on the ill-effects of cigarette smoking, the Department of Health is joining the World Health Organization in the annual celebration of the “World No Tobacco Day”; and
WHEREAS, there is a need to focus national attention to the dangers of smoking.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, FIDEL V. RAMOS, President of the Republic of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare the month of June of every year as “National No Smoking Month”
DONE in the City of Manila, this 30th day of May in the year of Our Lord, Nineteen Hundred and Ninety-Three.
(Sgd.) FIDEL V. RAMOS
By the President:
(Sgd.) ANTONIO T. CARPIO
Chief Presidential Legal Counsel