BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 2095
DECLARING TUESDAY, JUNE 30, 1981, AS A SPECIAL NON-WORKING PUBLIC HOLIDAY.
WHEREAS, in the presidential election held on June 16, 1981, the incumbent President was given a fresh and overwhelming mandate to lead the Filipino people;
WHEREAS, on June 21, 1981, the Batasang Pambansa proclaimed that the incumbent President was duly elected by an overwhelming majority of 18,309,360 votes;
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 3, Article VII of the Constitution, as amended, the term of office of the President under the New Society shall commence on June 30, 1981;
WHEREAS, the inauguration of the President of June 30, 1981, shall mark the beginning of a New Republic; and
WHEREAS, considering, the historical significance of this date, it is fitting to give the Filipino nation opportunity to celebrate the ushering of a New Government;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare Tuesday, June 30, 1981, as a special non-working public holiday.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 23rd day of June, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and eighty-one.
(SGD.) FERDINAND E. MARCOS
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(SGD.) JUAN C. TUVERA
Presidential Executive Assistant