Republic of the Philippines
CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES
Second Regular Session
Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty - seventh day of July, two thousand nine.
Republic Act No. 9768
AN ACT SEPARATING THE GRANJA - KALINAWAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL - CANHANDUGAN ANNEX IN BARANGAY POBLACION, MUNICIPALITY OF JARO, PROVINCE OF LEYTE FROM THE GRANJA - KALINAWAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING IT INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS AGAPITO AMADO MEMORIAL NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:
Section l. Separation and Conversion into a National High School. - The Granja - Kalinawan National High School - Canhandugan Annex in Barangay Poblacion, Municipality of Jaro, Province of Leyte is hereby separated from the Granja - Kalinawan National High School and converted into an independent national high school to be known as Agapito Amado Memorial National High School.
Section 2. Transfer of Assets and Liabilities. - All personnel, assets, liabilities and records of the Granja - Kalinawan National2 High School - Canhandugan Annex are hereby transferred to and absorbed by the Agapito Amado Memorial National High School.
Section 3. Appropriations. - The Secretary of Education shall immediately include in the Department's program the operationalization of the Agapito Amado Memorial National High School, the initial funding of which shall be charged against the current year's appropriations of the Granja·Kalinawan National High School - Canhandugan Annex. Thereafter, the amount necessary for the continued operation of the school shall be included in the annual General Appropriations Act.
Section 4. Implementation. - The Secretary of Education shall issue rules and regulations that may be necessary to carry out the purpose of this Act.
Section 5. Effectivity. - This Act shall take effect fifteen (15) days after its Official Gazette.
|JUAN PONCE ENRILE
President of the Senate
|PROSPERO C. NOGRALES
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 October 2,2008 and July 28, 2009, respectively.
Secretary of the Senate
|MARILYN B. BARUA-YAP
Secretary General House of Representatives
Approved: November 10, 2009
GLORIA MACAPAGAL ARROYO
President of the Philippines
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