Act No. 3213

No. 3213.—An Act making appropriations for public works.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Legislature assembled and by the authority of the same:

SECTION 1. The following sums, or so much thereof as may be necessary, are hereby appropriated out of any funds in the Insular Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to be at the disposal of the Director of Public Works, subject to the approval of the Secretary of Commerce and Communications and the provisions hereinafter set forth for the purposes mentioned hereunder.

COMPLETION AND MAINTENANCE OF PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND
OTHER UNCLASSIFIED PROJECTS

(a) For the maintenance, alteration, improvement and repair of public buildings, including the upkeep of adjacent grounds, assigned to the following Bureaus and Offices:
Bureau of Agriculture P25,000.00
Bureau of Audits 1,000.00
Baguio District Engineer 36,000.00
Bureau of Coast and Geodetic Survey 3,000.00
Bureau of Commerce and Industry 8,000.00
Philippine Constabulary 35,000.00
Bureau of Civil Service 2,000.00
Court of First Instance, Manila 2,000.00
Supreme Court 1,000.00
Bureau of Customs 8,000.00
Land Registration Office 500.00
Bureau of Education 30,000.00
Executive Bureau 12,000.00
Bureau of Forestry 5,000.00
Philippine General Hospital 16,000.00
Philippine Health Service 40,000.00
Bureau of Internal Revenue 2,000.00
Bureau of Justice 500.00
Bureau of Lands 3,000.00
Bureau of Labor 1,000.00
Bureau of Printing 12,000.00
Philippine Library and Museum 4,000.00
Public Welfare Commissioner P3,000.00
Board of Medical Examiners 1,000.00
Bureau of Prisons 28,000.00
Bureau of Non-Christian Tribes 1,000.00
Bureau of Posts 23,000.00
Quarantine Service 14,000.00
Bureau of Science 14,000.00
Bureau of Supply 20,000.00
Philippine Senate 4,000.00
Treasury Bureau 3,000.00
Public Utility Commissioner 1,000.00
Oriente Building 2,000.00
Bureau of Public Works including Malacañan buildings and grounds 39,000.00
Total 400,000.00
(b) For the construction of a Constabulary Barracks in Tagbilaran, Bohol 10,000.00
(c) For the completion of the Constabulary Barracks in Tuguegarao, Cagayan Province 4,000.00
(d) For the completion of Iloilo Normal School 75,000.00
(e) For the completion of Albay High School 25,000.00
(f) For the completion of Surigao High School 20,000.00
(g) For aid to municipalities for the construction, completion or repair of the following school buildings:

ABRA

(1) For the completion of Bucay Intermediate School 2,000.00
(2) For the completion of Piddigan Primary School 2,000.00
(3) For aid in the construction of Mudiit, Dolores, Elementary School 750.00
Total 4,750.00

 ALBAY

(1) For aid in the construction of Oas Elementary School 15,000.00
(2) For the reconstruction or improvement of Guinobatan Agricultural School 12,000.00
(3) For the completion of Balogo School, Oas 1,000.00
Total 28,000.00

ANTIQUE

For the construction and improvement of the following school buildings:

(1) Casay, Dao 1,500.00
(2) San Fernando, San Jose 1,500.00
(3) Ibalañgao, Bugason P1,500.00
(4) Bitadton, Culasi 1,500.00
(5) Caluya 2,500.00
Total 8,500.00

 BATAAN

(1) For the construction of Mariveles Intermediate School 1,000.00
(2) For the construction of Orion Elementary School 3,000.00
(3) For the completion of Orani Elementary School 2,000.00
(4) For the completion of Hermosa School 5,000.00
(5) For the completion of Sta. Rosa, Pilar, Barrio School 500.00
(6) For the completion of Dinalupihan School 1,000.00
(7) For the construction of additional rooms for Balanga Elementary School 4,000.00
Total 16,500.00

 BATANES

For the construction of Basco Primary School 3,000.00
Total 3,000.00

BATANGAS

(1) For the construction of San Luis Central School 3,000.00
(2) For the construction of Calumpang Elementary School, San Luis 5,500.00
(3) For the construction of Ibaan Intermediate School 9,000.00
(4) For the construction of Botong School, Taal 500.00
(5) For the construction of San Nicolas School, Taal 500.00
Total 18,500.00

BOHOL

(1) For the completion of Carmen Central School 2,500.00
(2) For the completion of Sevilla Central School 2,750.00
(3) For aid in the construction of Luboc Domestic Science School 1,000.00
(4) For the completion of Ubay Intermediate School 5,300.00
(5) For the completion of Guindulman Intermediate School 5,000.00
(6) For the construction of Tagbilaran Central School 11,000.00
(7) For roofing (galvanized) Panglao Central School P1,500.00
(8) For roofing (galvanized) Corella Central School 753.00
(9) For repair Dawis Central School 1,000.00
(10) For repair Antequera Central School 2,500.00
(11) For the completion of Central School of Loboc and filling of adjoining land 4,305.00
(12) For the repair of Batuan Central School 2,000.00
(13) For the completion of Alburquerque Central School 4,000.00
(14) For the completion of Sierra Bullones Intermediate School 3,750.00
Total 47,358.00

BULACAN

(1) For the repair of Turo, Bocawe, barrio school 1,000.00
(2) For the reconstruction of Hagonoy School 3,000.00
Total 4,000.00

CAGAYAN

(1) For the completion of Buguey Elementary School 5,000.00
(2) For the construction, repair and improvement of Gattaran Central School 500.00
(3) For the reconstruction, repair and improvement of Abulug Central School 1,500.00
(4) For the construction, repair and improvement of Iguig Central School 500.00
Total 7,500.00

CAMARINES NORTE

(1) For the completion of Matango, Indan, Barrio School 1,500.00
(2) For the construction of Batobalani, Paracale, Barrio School 1,500.00
(3) For the construction of Basud Elementary School 1,270.00
Total 4,270.00

CAMARINES SUR

(1) For the construction of Nabua Elementary School 8,150.00
(2) For the construction of Ragay Elementary School 2,000.00
Total 10,150.00

CAPIZ

(1) For the completion of Makato Elementary School P8,000.00
(2) For the completion of Capiz Elementary School 8,000.00
(3) For the completion of Iuisan Elementary School 5,000.00
(4) For the completion of Panay Elementary School 4,000.00
Total 25,000.00

CAVITE

(1) For continuation of construction of Bailen Elementary School 5,000.00
(2) For continuation of construction of Maragondon Elementary School 6,000.00
(3) For continuation of construction of Amadeo Elementary School 7,500.00
(4) For continuation of construction of Noveleta Elementary School 5,000.00
(5) For the construction of additional rooms for the Amaya Barrio School 6,000.00
(6) For the construction of additional rooms for Rosario Intermediate School 5,500.00
(7) For the construction of Mendez Elementary School 7,000.00
Total 42,000.00

CEBU

(1) For the completion of Bogo Central School 9,000.00
(2) For the completion of Catmon Central School 2,500.00
(3) For the completion of Sogod Central School 2,500.00
(4) For the completion of Balamban Intermediate School 3,000.00
(5) For the completion of Samboan Central School 5,850.00
(6) For the completion of Alcoy Central School 1,500.00
(7) For the completion of Tudela Central School 2,000.00
Total 26,350.00

ILOILO

(1) For the construction of Dumangas Elementary School

24,000.00

(2) For completing construction of Cabatuan Elementary School

3,500.00

(3) For the reconstruction of Maasin Elementary School 8,000.00
(4) For the reconstruction of Santa Barbara Elementary School P10,000.00
(5) For the reconstruction of Janiuay Elementary School 10,000.00
(6) For the construction of Jaro Intermediate School 8,000.00
(7) For the completion of Tigbawan Elementary School 2,000.00
Total

65,500.00

ILOCOS NORTE

(1) For the completion of Bangui Gabaldon School 4,570.00
(2) For the reconstruction of Bacarra Intermediate School 4,000.00
(3) For the reconstruction of Vintar Intermediate School 4,000.00
(4) For the completion of Sarrat Central School 5,000.00
(5) For the completion of Badoc Central School 6,000.00
(6) For the completion of Baay Central School 3,000.00
(7) For the reconstruction of Paoay Central School 4,000.00
(8) For the completion of Nueva Era Central School 1,500.00
(9) For the construction or reconstruction of Dingras Central School 5,000.00
Total 37,070.00

ILOCOS SUR

For the construction of Santa Cruz Intermediate School

9,500.00

Total

9,500.00

ISABELA

(1) For the completion of Echague Intermediate School 3,500.00
(2) For the completion of Jones Intermediate School 3,000.00
Total 6,500.00

LAGUNA

(1) For the completion of San Antonio Primary School, Los Baños 2,000.00
(2) For the completion of San Pedro Elementary School 1,300.00
(3) For the completion of Bay Elementary School 1,800.00
(4) For the completion of Paete Elementary School P2,600.00
(5) For the completion of Cabanbanan Primary School, Pagsanjan 2,000.00
(6) For the completion of Gated Primary School, Santa Cruz 1,000.00
Total 10,700.00

LEYTE

(1) For aid in the completion of Ormoc Central School 3,000.00
(2) For aid in the completion of Cawayan Primary School 1,000.00
(3) For aid in the completion of Mapuyo, Caibiran, Primary School 500.00
(4) For aid in the completion of Matalom Primary School 2,000.00
(5) For aid in the completion of San Ricardo, Pintuyan, Primary School 1,000.00
(6) For aid in the construction of Esperanza, Pintuyan, Elementary School 1,000.00
(7) For aid in the completion of Pintuyan Primary School 1,000.00
(8) For aid in the completion of Cabalian Primary School 1,000.00
(9) For aid in the completion of Himatagon, Cabalian, Primary School 1,000.00
(10) For aid in the completion of Liloan Primary School 2,000.00
(11) For aid in the completion of Maasin Elementary School 2,000.00
(12) For aid in the completion of Libagong Central School 1,500.00
(13) For aid in the construction of Tacloban Primary School 3,000.00
(14) For aid in the completion of Bato Primary School 1,000.00
(15) For aid in the completion of Sogod Elementary School 1,000.00
(16) For aid in the construction of Consolacion, Sogod, Primary School 1,000.00
(17) For aid in the completion of La Union, Sogod, Elementary School 500.00
(18) For aid in the construction of San Isidro, Malitbog, Elementary School 500.00
(19) For aid in the completion of Burgos, Malitbog, Elementary School 1,000.00
(20) For aid in the construction of Tanawan Elementary School 1,000.00
(21) For aid in the construction of Palo Elementary School 1,000.00
(22) For aid in the construction of Hinundayan Elementary School 1,500.00
(23) For aid in the construction of Babatngon Elementary School 1,500.00
(24) For aid in the completion of Santa Cruz, Malitbog, Elementary School 1,000.00
(25) For aid in the completion of Alang-Alang Primary School P1,000.00
(26) For aid in the completion of Bontoc Elementary School 1,000.00
Total 33,000.00

MARINDUQUE

(1) For the repair of Torrijos Gabaldon School 2,000.00
(2) For the construction of Buenavista Elementary School 3,000.00
Total 5,000.00

MASBATE

(1) For the repair of Aroroy Intermediate School 1,000.00
(2) For the completion of Mondaon, Milagros, Elementary School 500.00
(3) For the completion of Uson, Dimas-Alang, Elementary School 500.00
(4) For the completion of Pulanduta, Milagros, Elementary School 500.00
(5) For the construction of San Agustin, Aroroy, Elementary School 500.00
(6) For the construction of Aroroy Domestic Science  School 1,000.00
(7) For the completion of San Jacinto Central School 1,000.00
Total 5,500.00

MINDORO

(1) For the construction of Mansalay, Bulalacao, Elementary School 10,000.00
(2) For the construction of Naujan Domestic Science School 10,000.00
(3) For the reconstruction of Cabra and Taghao, Lubang, Primary School 1,500.00
(4) For the completion of Looc Elementary School 4,000.00
Total 25,500.00

MISAMIS

(1) For the construction of Misamis Domestic Science School 3,500.00
(2) For continuing construction of Sagay Barrio School 3,000.00
(3) For the construction of Talisayan Barrio School 3,000.00
Total 9,500.00

OCCIDENTAL NEGROS

(1) For the completion of Valladolid Primary School P20,000.00
(2) For the construction of Himamaylan Elementary School 4,000.00
(3) For the repair of the school in Sicaba, Cadiz 2,000.00
(4) For the construction of Manapla Central School 3,000.00
(5) For the construction of Ilog Elementary School 8,000.00
Total 37,000.00

ORIENTAL NEGROS

(1) For the construction of Ayuquitan Nuevo Elementary School 4,445.00
(2) For the completion of San Juan Intermediate School 4,945.00
(3) For the construction of a Primary or Intermediate School in Vallehermoso 7,000.00
(4) For the construction of Zamboanguita School 8,000.00
(5) For the completion of Tolong Elementary School 700.00
Total 25,090.00

PALAWAN

(1) For the construction of Taytay Elementary School 3,085.00
(2) For the construction of Dumaran Elementary School 3,000.00
(3) For the construction of Cagayancillo Elementary School 3,000.00
Total 9,085.00

PAMPANGA

(1) For the construction of Batang Primary School, Sexmoan 2,000.00
(2) For the completion of Sexmoan Intermediate School 1,500.00
(3) For the completion of San Roque Arbol Primary School, Lubao 1,500.00
(4) For the construction of Baliti Primary School, Macabebe 3,500.00
(5) For the completion of Tabuyog Primary School, Apalit 1,000.00
Total 9,500.00

PANGASINAN

(1) For the construction of Estanza, Lingayen, Elementary School 12,000.00
(2) For the construction of Urdaneta Elementary School 5,500.00
(3) For the construction of Domalandan Elementary School, Lingayen P5,000.00
(4) For the construction of Agno Intermediate School 8,000.00
(5) For the construction of Mapandan Elementary School 10,000.00
(6) For aid in the construction of Rizal, Natividad, barrio school 2,000.00

Total

42,500.00

RIZAL

(1) For the completion of Tanay Elementary School 5,000.00
(2) For the construction of Malabon Elementary School 4,000.00
(3) For the construction of Kalaanan Elementary School, Caloocan 4,000.00
(4) For the construction of Navotas Elementary School 3,000.00
(5) For the completion of Tangos Primary School, Navotas 2,000.00
Total 18,000.00

ROMBLON

(1) For the completion of Cajidiocan Central School 3,600.00
(2) For the completion of San Fernando Central School 2,500.00
(3) For the completion of the Central School of barrio Carmen, Badajos 1,000.00
Total 7,100.00

SAMAR

(1) For the construction of Calbiga Elementary School 2,000.00
(2) For the completion of Homonhon Elementary School 2,000.00
(3) For the completion of Sulat Elementary School 3,000.00
(4) For the completion of San Julian Elementary School 1,000.00
(5) For the completion of Hernani Elementary School 1,000.00
(6) For the construction of additional Elementary School of Borongan 1,950.00
(7) For the completion of Elementary School of Taft 1,000.00
(8) For the construction of Elementary School of Balud, Sta. Margarita 1,000.00
(9) For the completion of Salcedo Elementary School 1,000.00
Total 13,950.00

SORSOGON

(1) For the construction of Sorsogon Trade School P15,000.00
(2) For the completion of Barcelona Elementary School 2,000.00
(3) For the construction of Bulacao–Gubat Elementary School 3,000.00
Total 20,000.00

SURIGAO

(1) For the completion of Cantilan Central School 4,000.00
(2) For the completion of Lanuza Central School 1,750.00
(3) For the completion of Anao-aon, Surigao, barrio school 2,000.00
(4) For the completion of Loreto Central School 3,000.00
Total 10,750.00

TARLAC

(1) For the construction of Tarlac Central School 27,500.00
Total 27,500.00

TAYABAS

(1) For the completion of Catanauan Elementary School 6,000.00
(2) For the completion of Mulanay Elementary School 4,250.00
Total 10,250.00

LA UNION

(1) For the completion of Calumbaya, Bauan Sur Primary School 5,500.00
(2) For aid in the completion of Nagsaag, San Juan, barrio school 1,500.00
(3) For aid in the completion of San Juan Intermediate School 6,000.00
(4) For the Agoo Intermediate School 6,000.00
(5) For the completion of Naguilian Elementary School 15,000.00
(6) For the reconstruction and completion of Bacnotan Intermediate School 7,000.00
Total 41,000.00

ZAMBALES

(1) For the completion of Subic Elementary School 10,000.00
(2) For the completion of San Narciso Elementary School P3,000.00
(3) For the completion of Santa Cruz Elementary School 8,000.00
Total 21,000.00
Total 745,873.00
(h) For the construction, improvement and repair of buildings for the Central Luzon Agricultural School, Muñoz, Nueva Ecija 50,000.00

Total for the construction, completion, and maintenance of public buildings and other unclassified projects

1,329,873.00

INVESTIGATION, CONSTRUCTION, AND MAINTENANCE OF
ROADS AND BRIDGES

(i) For the maintenance and improvement of the Kenon and Naguilian Roads, Subprovince of Benguet, and the road from Camp One to Damortis, Province of La Union 120,000.00
(j) For aid to provinces for the maintenance and improvement of the following roads and trails:
(1) Manila–North Road:
Province of Rizal 10,000.00
Province of Bulacan 23,000.00
(2) Manila–Tarlac Road:
Province of Pampanga 20,000.00
(3) Bauang–Ripsoan and Poro Roads:
Province of La Union 20,000.00
(4) Tagudin–Cervantes Trail:
Province of Ilocos Sur 30,000.00
(5) Abra–Kalinga Trail:
Province of Abra 5,000.00
(6) Cagayan Valley Road:
Province of Nueva Ecija 30,000.00
(7) Manila–South Road:
Province of Rizal 50,000.00
Province of Laguna 50,000.00
(8) Pasay–McKinley Road
Province of Rizal 10,000.00
(9) Zapote–Cavite Road:
Province of Cavite 25,000.00
(10) Pamplona–Pasacao Road:
Province of Camarines Sur 15,000.00
(11) Quiñĝua–Calumpit Road:
Province of Bulacan 2,000.00
Total 290,000.00
(k) For aid for the construction, maintenance, reconstruction and improvement of trails, roads, and bridges in the following special provinces, provided that they comply with the provisions of section two thousand one hundred and fifteen of Act Numbered Twenty-seven hundred and eleven and, by a resolution of the provincial board, shall guarantee by continuing annual appropriations the establishment of such a system of maintenance as may be necessary in the judgment of the Director of Public Works on all trails, roads, and bridges now constructed or which may be constructed in the future:
1. Agusan Province:
For the maintenance and improvement of the Butuan–Cabadbaran Road P15,000.00
2. Bukidnon Province:
For the maintenance and improvement of the Malaybalay–North Road 15,000.00
3. Cotabato Province:
For the construction of the Lumupog–Bual Road 13,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of miscellaneous trails 3,000.00
4. Davao Province:
For the maintenance and improvement of the Davao–South Road 15,000.00
5. Lanao Province:
For the maintenance of first-class roads 15,000.00
6. Mountain Province:
For the maintenance and improvement of miscellaneous trails, Subprovince of Apayao 6,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Baguio–Bontoc boundary trails, Subprovince of Benguet 15,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Bua and Trinidad Roads, Subprovince of Benguet 3,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Bontoc–Cervantes Road, Subprovince of Bontoc 10,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Bontoc–Benguet boundary trails, Subprovince of Bontoc 3,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Bontoc–Lubuagan trails, Subprovince of Bontoc 3,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Kiangan–Bontoc Trail, Subprovince of Ifugao 12,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Lubuagan–Balbalan–Cagayan Boundary Trail 7,000.00
For the reconstruction of the Bokod–Kayaba Trail, Subprovince of Benguet P7,000.00
7. Province of Nueva Vizcaya:
For the completion of the Bagabag–San Luis Road 12,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Bagabag–Kiangan Trail 5,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of miscellaneous trails 2,000.00
For the reconstruction of Adaway-Ambuklaw Trail 3,000.00
8. Province of Palawan:
For the maintenance and improvement of the Puerto Princesa–Tagburos-Baheli Road and Trail 4,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of the Coron–Busuanga Road and Trail 3,000.00
For the maintenance and improvement of trails in the Island of Cuyo 4,000.00
For the construction and maintenance of Puerto Princesa–Canigaran Road 4,000.00
9. Sulu Province:
For the maintenance and improvement of first-class roads 15,000.00
10. Zamboanga Province:
For the construction of Dapitan–Dipolog Road 10,000.00
Total 204,000.00
(l) For the investigation and survey of special road and bridge projects to be designated by the Secretary of Commerce and Communications 20,000.00
(m) For aid for the construction of the following special road projects, provided that the provinces in which such projects are situated comply with the provisions of section two thousand one hundred thirteen of Act Numbered Two thousand seven hundred eleven and, by resolution of the provincial board, shall guarantee by continuing annual appropriations the establishment of such a system of maintenance as may be necessary in the judgment of the Director of Public Works, on all first-class roads now constructed or which may be constructed in the future and declared as such by the Director of Public Works:
1. Albay–Sorsogon Interprovincial Road, Province of Sorsogon 50,000.00
2. Antique–Iloilo Interprovincial Road, Province of Antique 20,000.00
Province of Iloilo 30,000.00
3. Cagayan Valley Road:
Province of Nueva Ecija P40,000.00
Province of Nueva Vizcaya 40,000.00
Province of Isabela 25,000.00
Province of Cagayan 30,000.00
4. Umingan–San Jose Road:
Province of Nueva Ecija 15,000.00
5. Ormoc–Carigara Intercoastal Road:
Province of Leyte 20,000.00
6. Manila–Tarlac Road, Province of Tarlac 25,000.00
7. Bangui–Aparri Road:
Province of Ilocos Norte 15,000.00
Province of Cagayan 20,000.00
8. Tayabas–Batangas Interprovincial Road:
Rosario–Tiaong Road 30,000.00
9. Negros Occidental–Negros Oriental Interprovincial Road:
Bais–Cabancalan 20,000.00
Total 380,000.00
(n) For the maintenance, reconstruction, improvement, and, where practicable, for the construction of roads and bridges in such regular provinces as shall comply with the provisions of section twenty-one hundred and thirteen of Act Numbered Twenty-seven hundred and eleven and which, by resolution of the provincial board, shall guarantee by continuing annual appropriations the establishment of such a system of maintenance as may be necessary in the judgment of the Director of Public Works on all first-class roads now constructed or which may be declared as such by the Director of Public Works; to be allotted in proportion to the number of cedulas sold in each province in the year nineteen hundred and twenty-four

500,000.00

(o) For the construction, reconstruction and improvement of the following roads and bridges in the regularly organized provinces, provided they comply with the provisions of section two thousand one hundred thirteen of Act Numbered Twenty-seven hundred and eleven, and, by resolution of the provincial board, shall guarantee by continuing annual appropriations the establishment of such a system of maintenance as may be necessary in the judgment of the Director of Public Works on all first-class roads now constructed or which may be constructed in the future and declared as such by the Director of Public Works:

 ABRA

1. For the construction of Lagayan–La Paz-Danglas road and bridges P8,000.00
2. For the construction of Peñarrubia–Villaviciosa–Pilar road and bridges 3,000.00
3. For the construction of Bucay–Tayum–Dolores road and bridges 4,000.00
4. For the construction of Bucay–San Jose-Saliapadan trail 2,000.00
5. For the construction of a temporary bridge over Sinalang river 3,000.00
Total 20,000.00

ALBAY

1. For the completion of Virac–Calolbon, Catanduanes, Road 10,000.00
2. For the continuation of the construction of Viga–Pañganiban, Catanduanes, Road 2,000.00
3. For the completion of Pandan–Caramoran, Catanduanes, Road 2,000.00
4. For the reconstruction of Malinao–Parapoto, Tabaco, Road 3,000.00
5. For the completion of Polangui–Ponso-Ligao, Via Nasisi, Road 7,000.00
6. For the construction of Libon–Pantao Road 10,000.00
7. For the reconstruction of Tagaytay–Pariaan Via Bariw Road, Camalig 4,794.00
8. For the reconstruction and improvement of Guinobatan–Masarawag Road 3,000.00
9. For the completion of Ligao–Pañganiran Road 5,000.00
Total 46,794.00

ANTIQUE

1. For the repair of Budiawis bridges, Culasi

P7,000.00

2. For the reconstruction of Boñgol, Pañgante, Culasi Road 3,000.00
3. For the completion of Culasi–Pandan Road 10,000.00
4. For the completion of Valderrama–Bugason Road 5,000.00
5. For the completion of Sinaban–Dao Road 2,500.00
Total 27,500.00

BATANGAS

1. For continuing construction of Tanauan–Talisay Road 11,000.00
2. For the construction of Batangas–Taysan Road 8,000.00
3. For the construction of Balayan–Calatagan Road 20,000.00
4. For the construction of Palico Bridge, Nasugbu 15,000.00
5. For the construction of Sto. Tomas–Alaminos Road P5,000.00
6. For the completion of Lipa–Balete Road 5,000.00
Total 64,000.00

CAMARINES NORTE

For the construction of Talisay–Paracale Road and bridges

17,500.00
Total 17,500.00

CAMARINES SUR

1. For the construction and repair of Goa-Tinambac Road 10,000.00
2. For the construction and repair of Pasacao–San Fernando Road 10,000.00
Total 20,000.00

CAPIZ

For the construction of Capiz–Panay road and bridges 35,000.00
Total 35,000.00

CAVITE

1. For the construction of Binacayan–Medicion–Imus Road 5,000.00
2. For the construction of Tanza–Julugan road and bridges 2,000.00
3. For the Naic–Marigondon Road 4,000.00
4. For the continuation of Tanza–Amaya Road 6,000.00
Total 17,000.00

CEBU

1. For the construction of Ilihan–Tobogan Road 13,500.00
2. For the construction of Lugo–Borbon Road 13,000.00
3. For the construction of Oslob–Badian Road 15,000.00
4. For the construction and repair of Balamban–Asturias Road, between 70 km. and 71 km. 6,000.00
Total 47,500.00

ILOCOS NORTE

1. For the construction of Solsona–Piddig Road 5,000.00
2. For the construction of Pinili–Banna–Nueva Era Road 10,000.00
3. For the construction of Vintar–Sarrat Road 25,000.00
Total 25,000.00

ILOCOS SUR

For the construction of Candon–Bauguen Road P20,000.00
Total 20,000.00

ISABELA

For the construction of Angadanan Viejo–Nuevo Isabela Road 10,000.00
Total 10,000.00

LAGUNA

1. For the construction of Magampon Bridge 15,000.00
2. For the construction of Pagsanjan–Luisiana Road including Cavinti branch 15,000.00
3. For the reconstruction of Magdalena–Majayjay Road 4,000.00
4. For the construction of Alaminos–San Pablo Road 12,000.00
Total 46,000.00

LA UNION

For the reconstruction or improvement of Luna–Bacnotan Road 10,000.00
Total 10,000.00

LEYTE

1. For the construction of Palompon–Matagub Road 10,000.00
2. For the construction of Binalayan–Maripipi Road 2,000.00
3. For the construction of Maasin–Matalom Road 8,000.00
4. For the construction of Dulag–Abuyog Road 10,000.00
5. For the construction of Sugod–Malitbog Road 6,000.00
6. For the construction of Maasin–Macrohon Road 3,000.00
7. For the construction of Palo–Pastrana Road 7,000.00
8. For the construction of Mayorga (Dulag)–La Paz Road 10,000.00
9. For the construction of Alangalang–San Miguel Road 10,000.00
10. For the completion of Carigara–Barugo Road 4,473.00
Total 70,473.00

MARINDUQUE

1. For the completion of Molbog–Torrijos Road P6,000.00
2. For completing construction of Santa Cruz–Torrijos Road 16,000.00
Total 22,000.00

MASBATE

1. For the construction of temporary bridges in San Jacinto–San Fernando Road 8,000.00
2. For continuing construction of Masbate–Mobo Road 2,000.00
3. For the construction of temporary bridges in Aroroy–Guinobatan Road 8,000.00
Total 18,000.00

MINDORO

1. For continuing construction of Calapan–Pinamalayan Road and bridges 28,000.00
2. For the construction of Baruyan–Canubing–Jolo Road and bridges 10,000.00
3. For the construction of Tilic–Tagbac, Lubang, Road and bridges 6,000.00
Total 44,000.00

MISAMIS

1. For the construction of Catarman–Bombon Road 6,000.00
2. For the construction of Guingoog–Talisayan Road 1,930.00
3. For the construction of Talisayan–Guingoog Road 3,000.00
4. For the construction of Salay–Balingasag Road 2,000.00
5. For the construction of Misamis Provincial Road from Km. 8 10,000.00
6. For the repair of Plaridel–Balangas Road 2,930.00
Total 25,860.00

NUEVA ECIJA

For the completion of Cabanatuan–Bongabong Road 10,000.00
Total 10,000.00

OCCIDENTAL NEGROS

1. For the construction of Himamaylan–Isabela Road 13,000.00
2. For the construction of Escalante–San Carlos Road 13,000.00
3. For the construction of La Carlota–Maao Road P13,000.00
4. For the construction of Mailon–Mambucal Road 5,000.00
Total 44,000.00

ORIENTAL NEGROS

1. For the construction of Libertad–Himalalod Road 10,500.00
2. For the construction of Himalalod–Tayasan Road 8,000.00
3. For the construction of Tolon–Siaton Road 10,000.00
4. For completing construction of first-class road in the Subprovince of Siquijor 7,250.00
5. For the construction of Guihulngan–Vallehermoso Road 10,000.00
6. For the construction of Payabon Bridge 8,000.00
Total 53,750.00

PAMPANGA

1. For the construction of Santa Rita–Porac Road 6,000.00
2. For the construction of two temporary bridges in Angeles–Porac Road 4,000.00
Total 10,000.00

PANGASINAN

1. For the construction of Rosales–Santa Maria Road 15,000.00
2. For continuing construction of Burgos–Dosol–Infanta Road 20,000.00
3. For the construction of Rosales–San Manuel Interprovincial Road 12,000.00
4. For continuing construction of Urdaneta–Manaoag Road 10,000.00
5. For the construction of San Carlos–Binmaley Road 9,000.00
6. For the completion of Mangatarem–San Clemente Road 7,350.00
Total 73,350.00

Provided, That if no disbursements be made from the above allotments for items 3, 4, and 5, for the purpose therein specified, the amount set opposite shall be allotted for the construction of the Rosales–Santa Maria Road, the Burgos–Sta. Cruz Road, and the Dosol–Infanta Road, respectively.

ROMBLON

For the completion of Odiongan–Despujol–Carmen Road 20,000.00
Total 20,000.00

SAMAR

1. For the construction of Sulat–Oras Road 20,000.00
2. For the construction of Salcedo–Llorente Road 10,000.00
3. For the construction of Tambugan–Gandara Road 10,000.00
4. For the construction of Calbiga–Tinagi Road 5,000.00
Total 45,000.00

SORSOGON

1. For the construction of Casiguran–Juban–Irosin Road 15,000.00
2. For the construction of Bulusan–Irosin Road 7,000.00
3. For the construction of Donsol–Pilar–Putiao Road and bridges 15,000.00
Total 37,000.00

SURIGAO

1. For completing construction of Placer–Bacuag–Gigaquit Road 14,000.00
2. For the construction of Carrascal–Cantilan–Lanuza Road 10,000.00
Total 24,000.00

TAYABAS

1. For the improvement of Siain–Gumaca Road 3,000.00
2. For the construction of Macalelon–Pitogo–Gumaca Road 6,000.00
3. For the completion of Laguimanoc–Railroad Station Road 1,000.00
4. For the repair of Macalelon–Pier Road 1,000.00
5. For the repair of Talaba–Punon–Atimonan Road 1,000.00
6. For the repair of Lopez–Malacauan Road 1,000.00
7. For the completion of Guinayañgan Elementary School Road 1,000.00
8. For the repair of Calauag–Railroad Station Road 1,000.00
9. For the construction of Infanta–Puerto Real Road 9,000.00
10. For continuing construction of Lukban–Mauban Road 37,000.00
Total 61,000.00

ZAMBALES

1. For continuing construction of Matalvis–Masinloc–Santa Cruz Road P10,300.00
2. For the construction of the Botolan–Binuclutan Diversion, Iba South Road 10,300.00
3. For the reconstruction and improvement of Subic–Olongapo Road 8,000.00
4. For the completion and improvement of Matalvis–Palawig Road, Iba 10,000.00
Total 38,600.00
Total 1,003,327.000
Total for investigation, construction and maintenance of roads and bridges 2,517,327.00

MAINTENANCE AND INVESTIGATION OF IRRIGATION SYSTEMS

(p) For making preliminary investigations and surveys of irrigation, water supply, water power and river control projects 75,000.00
(q) For gaging streams, including the salaries of gagekeepers 60,000.00
(r) For the maintenance and operation of the San Miguel Irrigation System, Province of Tarlac 15,000.00
(s) For the investigation of application for the use of water for irrigation, water supply and water power projects, and for the adjudication of water rights on streams designated by the Secretary of Commerce and Communications 40,000.00
Provided, That officers or employees already connected with the government service may be appointed as gagekeepers and rain observers, under these projects, and may receive extra compensations therefor, in addition to what they may be already receiving as employees of the government: And provided, further, That persons appointed as gagekeepers and rain observers under these projects, who are not already government employees, may be allowed to accept other government positions upon the recommendation of the Director of Public Works, approved by the Secretary of Commerce and Communications, and to receive the corresponding compensation therefor.  
Total available for the maintenance and investigation of irrigation systems 190,000.00

ARTESIAN WELLS AND WATERWORKS

(t) For the drilling of artesian wells by the Bureau of Public Works including the purchase and maintenance of well drilling equipment P240,000.00
Provided, That funds shall be appropriated by the province or municipality concerned to cover one-third of the cost of each well requested before drilling operations are undertaken by the Bureau of Public Works; and that upon certification by the Director of Public Works of the cost of a well the province or municipality concerned shall pay its share into the Insular Treasury: Provided, further, That any province  or municipality which  by virtue of  the provisions of this Act shall incur the expense of an artesian well resulting in a failure, shall have the amount expended reimbursed from this appropriation.
(u) For the construction of insular, provincial and municipal waterworks, drainage and sewer system projects, whenever the province or municipality concerned shall appropriate funds to cover the costs of one-third of the work prior to the release of the insular aid authorized by this Act 450,000.00
Provided, That from the sum of P450,000 above provided, P20,000 shall be allotted as insular aid to the municipality of Inabanga, Province of Bohol; P20,000 to the municipality of Dawin, Province of Oriental Negros; P25,000 as insular aid to the municipality of Guinobatan, Province of Albay; and P18,000 as insular aid to the municipality of Rizal, Province of Laguna, for the construction of waterworks projects, if the said municipalities of Inabanga,    Dawin, Guinobatan, and Rizal, upon the approval of this Act, shall have complied with the legal requirement prior to the release of the insular aid herein authorized: And provided, further, That the maximum amount that shall be allotted out of this appropriation for any project shall in no case exceed twenty-five thousand pesos.
Total for artesian wells, waterworks, drainage and sewers 690,000.00

MAINTENANCE, IMPROVEMENT, AND INVESTIGATION OF PORT
WORKS

(v) For the maintenance, improvement and construction of piers and wharves and for dredging works at the following ports in the specially organized provinces:
1. For the construction of a new concrete pier at Davao, Davao P100,000.00
2. For the maintenance and repair of the Cagayan, Siasi, and Bungao wharves, Province of Sulu 10,000.00
3. For the construction of a Derrick, Itbayat Landing, Batanes 7,000.00
4. For the repair of Cuyo wharf, Province of Palawan 2,000.00
5. For the maintenance and improvement of the Port of Zamboanga 30,000.00
Total 149,000.00
(w) For the maintenance and improvement of the Manila Harbor, including the dredging of the Pasig River and Esteros and the maintenance and repair of port works equipment as follows:
1. For the maintenance of Manila Harbor including the dredging of the Pasig River and Esteros 200,000.00
2. For the maintenance and repair of port works equipment 200,000.00
3. For the maintenance of Piers Nos. 3 and 5; the cargo sheds, breakwaters and river estero walls, Manila 150,000.00
4. For the construction of streets, curbs and storm sewers, South Port Area, Manila 100,000.00
Total 650,000.00
(x) For the maintenance and improvement, including dredging works, as well as for the construction of piers at the following ports in the regularly organized provinces:
1. For the extension of the Tagbilaran wharf and deepening of the entrance channel, Province of Bohol 12,000.00
2. For the construction of Batangas Pier, Province of Batangas 20,000.00
3. For the construction of  Aparri seashore protection, Province of Cagayan 25,000.00
4. For the maintenance and repair of New Washington Wharf, Province of Capiz P6,000.00
5.For the maintenance and improvement of Capiz wharf, Province of Capiz 30,000.00
6. For the maintenance and improvement of Cebu port works, Province of Cebu 75,000.00
7. For the maintenance and improvement of Bogo wharf, Province of Cebu 3,000.00
8. For the maintenance and improvement, Iloilo port works and river channel, Province of Iloilo 40,000.00
9. For the maintenance and improvement of the Port of Tacloban, Province of Leyte 15,000.00
10. For the Leyte wharf, Leyte 5,000.00
11. For the construction of  Calapan seashore protection, Province of Mindoro 20,000.00
12. For the maintenance of Cagayan wharf, Province of Misamis 3,500.00
13. For the construction of Valladolid sea wall protection, Province of Occidental Negros 15,000.00
14. For the maintenance of Dumaguete causeway and landing stage, Province of Oriental Negros 15,000.00
15.For the maintenance and repair of Catbalogan causeway, Province of Samar 5,000.00
16. For the improvement of Sorsogon Port, Sorsogon 5,000.00
17. For the maintenance  of Surigao wharf, Province of Surigao 2,000.00
Total 296,500.00
Provided, That subject to the approval of the Secretary of Commerce and Communications and with such security as he may require, materials derived from dredging may be used for filling in private property at the request of any landowner, upon the condition that the cost thereof shall be paid by the owner of the land in annual installments not to extend over more than five years; And provided, further, That in case of marine accidents the damages caused by any port equipment may be paid subject to like approval of the Secretary of Commerce and Communications, the total of such payments out of funds appropriated by this sub-section shall not exceed ten thousand pesos.
(y) For the investigation and survey of port-works projects and foreshore leases P20,000.00
Total available for maintenance, improvement and investigation of port works 1,115,500.00

RIVER CONTROL WORKS

(z) For the construction, maintenance and repair of the following river control works:
Malinao River Dyke, Albay 7,000.00
Batangas Spur Dykes, Batangas 3,000.00
Balayan Dyke, Batangas 7,000.00
Carmen Dyke, Cebu 2,000.00
Iloilo Dyke, South channel, Iloilo 20,000.00
Tigum River Dyke, Cabatuan, Iloilo 10,000.00
Pampanga River Dyke, Pampanga 15,000.00
Santo Tomas River Dyke, La Union 10,000.00
Cava River Dyke, La Union 5,000.00
Bautista Dyke, Pangasinan 20,000.00
Macabebe River Dyke, Pampanga 10,000.00
Agno River Dyke, Pangasinan 25,000.00
Gubat Sea Dyke, Sorsogon 2,500.00
Magallanes River Dyke, Sorsogon 10,000.00
Tarlac River Dyke, Tarlac 10,000.00
Total for construction, maintenance and repair of river control works 156,500.00

MAINTENANCE, REPAIR, AND CONSTRUCTION OF TELEGRAPH
AND TELEPHONE LINES, CABLES, AND RADIOS

(aa) For the construction, reconstruction, maintenance and repair of radio, telegraph and telephone lines, and for the purchase of apparatus and wiring 405,000.00
Provided, That from this allotment a sum not to exceed P30,000 shall be provided for the construction and operation of a telegraph station on the Island of Lubang, including the purchase of a site therefor.
Total available for the maintenance, repair and construction of telegraph and telephone lines, cables and radios 405,000.00

CONSTRUCTION, MAINTENANCE, AND REPAIR OF LIGHTHOUSES,
BUOYS, AND BEACONS

(bb) For the construction, maintenance and repair of lighthouses, buoys and beacons, and for necessary repairs to equipment of lighthouses P150,000.00
Total available for the construction, maintenance and repair of lighthouses, buoys, and beacons 150,000.00
Grand total of the appropriations made in this Act—Six million five hundred fifty-four thousand and two hundred pesos 6,554,200.00

SEC. 2. All balances of the several appropriations made by this Act the destination of which has not been determined by proper authority on June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and twenty-five, and all balances of appropriations which remain unexpended on June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and twenty-six, shall revert to the unappropriated funds in the Insular Treasury, and thereafter shall not be available for expenditure except upon appropriation by the Legislature.

SEC. 3. The sums appropriated by paragraphs (l), (p), (q), (r), (s), (t), (u), (y), (aa), and (bb) shall be distributed in the discretion of the Secretary of Commerce and Communications, but those appropriated in the other paragraphs shall be available for immediate expenditure by the Director of Public Works.

SEC. 4. The funds appropriated by Act Numbered Three thousand one hundred thirteen, section one, paragraph (h), and reallotted under the provisions of section three of said Act, under date February twenty-second, nineteen hundred twenty-four, as follows, are hereby made available and their release is also hereby authorized:

Improvement and repairs of Cabatuan San Miguel Road, Iloilo P5,000.00
Improvement and repairs of the Santa Barbara–San Miguel Road, Iloilo 5,000.00
Construction of the Ajuy–Barotac Viejo Road via Culasi, Iloilo 13,000.00
Improvement and repairs of the Dumangas–Barotac Nuevo Road, Iloilo 5,000.00
Construction of the Tigbauan–Leon Road via Cordoba, Iloilo 6,000.00
Completion of the Lucena–Dumangas Road, Iloilo 7,000.00
Improvement and repairs of the Cabatuan–Maasin Road, Iloilo 3,000.00
Improvement and repairs of the Maasin–Alimodian Road, Iloilo 3,000.00
Total 47,000.00

SEC. 5. The fund appropriated by Act Numbered Thirty one hundred thirteen, section one, paragraph (m), authorized and allotted under date of April twenty-fourth, one thousand nine hundred twenty-four, under the provisions of section three of the same Act, is hereby made available as follows:

For the construction of river banks protection at Igbaras, Province of Iloilo P20,000.00

SEC. 6. The funds appropriated in section one, paragraph (i), of Act Numbered Thirty-one hundred forty-five are hereby made available for the purchase of an adequate site at Macati, Rizal, or elsewhere, and the construction of buildings thereon for the Government Orphanage and other institutions under the Public Welfare Commissioner.

SEC. 7. This Act shall take effect on January first, nineteen hundred and twenty-five.

Approved on December 6, 1924, with the exception of the following items and sections which were vetoed: Paragraph (f) ; paragraph (g) : Abra, item 3; Albay, items 2 and 3; Antique, items 1, 2, 3 and 4; Bataan, items 1, 5 and 6; Batanes, item 1; Batangas, items 4 and 5; Bohol, items 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14; Bulacan, item 1; Cagayan, items 3 and 4; Camarines Norte, items 1, 2 and 3; Camarines Sur, item 2, Capiz, item 4; Cavite, items 1, 5 and 7; Cebu, items 2 and 6; Iloilo, items 1, 5 and 6; Ilocos Norte, items 2, 3, 7 and 8; Laguna, items 2, 3 and 6; Leyte, items 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 and 26; Marinduque, item 1; Masbate, items 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7; Mindoro, items 2 and 3; Misamis, item 2; Occidental Negros, items 1 and 3; Oriental Negros, items 3 and 5; Pampanga, items 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5; Pangasinan, items 1, 5 and 6; Rizal, item 5; Samar, items 2, 4, 5, 7 and 8; Sorsogon, item 3; Surigao, items 2, 3 and 4; Tarlac, item 1; La Union, items 1, 2 and 5; Zambales, item 2; paragraph (j): item 11; paragraph (m): items 8 and 9; paragraph (o): Abra, items 3, 4 and 5; Albay, items 4, 6, 7, 8 and 9; Antique, items 4 and 5; Batangas, item 5; Cavite, item 2; Ilocos Norte, item 3; Laguna, item 1; Leyte, items 1, 2, 7 and 9; Masbate, item 2; Mindoro, item 2; Misamis, items 2, 3, 4 and 6; Occidental Negros, items 1 and 4; Oriental Negros, item 6; Pampanga, item 2; Pangasinan, items 3 and 4; Samar, item 2; Tayabas, items 1, 2, 5, 6 and 7; paragraph (x): items 11 and 13; paragraph (z): Malinao River Dyke, Albay; Carmen Dyke, Cebu; Tigum River Dyke, Cabatuan, Iloilo; Santo Tomas River Dyke, La Union; Cava River Dyke, La Union; Macabebe River Dyke, Pampanga; Gubat Sea Dyke, Sorsogon; Magallanes River Dyke, Sorsogon, and sections 4 and 5.

Source: Supreme Court Library