BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 60
AMENDING EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBERED SEVENTY-SIX, DATED DECEMBER TWENTY-TWO, NINETEEN HUNDRED AND THIRTY-SIX, CREATING THE BOARD OF FOOD INSPECTION.
Executive Order No. 76, dated December 22, 1936, entitled “Creating the Board of Food Inspection,” is hereby amended to read as follows:
“For the purpose of aiding in carrying out the provisions of Article XVII, Chapter Thirty-seven, of the Revised Administrative Code, there is hereby created a Board of Food Inspection to be composed of the Chief, Division of Sanitation, Bureau of Health, as Chairman, and one representative from each of the following entities to be designated by the President from time to time, as members:
“Bureau of Animal Industry;
“School of Hygiene and Public Health, University of the Philippines;
“Bureau of Customs; and Bureau of Internal Revenue.
“The Board shall have the following duties:
“(a) It shall conduct hearings on matters concerning the administration of the provisions of the law above-mentioned;
“(b) It shall hear protests and appeals from decisions and rulings made under section eleven hundred and twenty-four of the Revised Administrative Code;
“(c) It shall submit a report recommending food manufacture;
“(d) It shall submit a report recommending food standards for adoption under the law; and
“(e) It shall further have such functions, properly within the scope of the administration of the law, as may be assigned to it by the Director of Health.
“The decisions of the Board shall be advisory to the Director of Health, and shall become final upon approval by the Secretary of Health and Public Welfare.”
Done at the City of Manila, this 31st day of July, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and forty-five, and of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, the tenth.
(Sgd.) SERGIO OSMEÑA
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(Sgd.) JOSE S. REYES
Secretary to the President
Source: Malacañang Records Office
Office of the President of the Philippines. (1945). [Executive Order Nos. : 1W – 109]. Manila : Malacañang Records Office.