Republic Act No. 8388

H. No. 7720

Republic of the Philippines
Congress of the Philippines
Metro Manila

Tenth Congress

Third Regular Session

Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-eighth day of July, nineteen hundred and ninety-seven

[REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8388]

AN ACT SEPARATING THE DOÑA CARMEN DENIA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ANNEX AT PIEDAD, BARANGAY CROSSING BAYABAS, TORIL DISTRICT, FROM THE DOÑA CARMEN DENIA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, TORIL POBLACION, BOTH IN DAVAO CITY AND CONVERTING IT INTO A SEPARATE AND INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE CROSSING BAYABAS NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:

SECTION 1. The Doña Carmen Denia National High School Annex at Piedad, Barangay Crossing Bayabas, Toril District, Davao City, is hereby separated from the Doña Carmen Denia National High School, Toril Poblacion, both in Davao City and converted into a separate and independent national high school to be known as the Crossing Bayabas National High School.

SEC. 2. The Department of Education, Culture and Sports shall issue such rules and regulations as may be necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act.

SEC. 3. The amount necessary for the implementation of this Act shall be charged against the current year’s appropriations of the Doña Carmen Denia National High School – Barangay Crossing Bayabas Annex. Thereafter, such sums as may be necessary for the operation and maintenance of the Crossing Bayabas National High School shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.

SEC. 4. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

Approved,

(Sgd.) ERNESTO MACEDA
President of the Senate

(Sgd.) JOSE DE VENECIA, JR.
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 December 19, 1996 and August 12, 1997, respectively.

(Sgd.) LORENZO E. LEYNES JR
Secretary of the Senate

(Sgd.) ROBERTO P. NAZARENO
Secretary General
House of Representatives

Approved:

FIDEL V. RAMOS
President of the Philippines

Lapsed into the law on NOV 22 1997 without the signature of the President, in accordance with Article VI, Section 27 (1) of the Constitution.

Source: Presidential Management Staff

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