Anda di halaman 1dari 3

2nd

Republic of the Philippines


PROVINCE OF CAMARINES SUR
Municipality of Ragay

OFFICE OF THE SANGGUNIANG BAYAN


Floor, New Legislative Bldg., Municipal Quadrangle
E-Mail: sbragay_lgu@yahoo.com

Excerpts from the minutes of the regular session of the Sangguniang Bayan
of Ragay, Camarines Sur held at the Municipal Session Hall on April 28,
2011.
Present:

Absent:

Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.
Hon.

Giovanni A. Sear
Trixie Ann C. Clemente
Celso A. Aro
Melchor A. Balbastro
Adolfo G. Bonto, Jr.
Franklin A. Olao
Emerita D. Plantado
Saturnino Q. Closa
Nomer A. Martizano
Warren A. Dela Cruz

SB Member/Acting Vice Mayor/Acting Presiding Officer


Sangguniang Bayan Member
-do-do-do-do-do-doSB Member/ABC President
SB Member/SKF President

Hon. Thaddeus A. Ramos

Vice Mayor/Official Leave

Introduced by Coun. Trixie Ann C. Clemente


ORDINANCE NO. 017, s. 2011
AN ORDINANCE DECLARING 2011 AS INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE FOREST ENJOINING THE UNITED
NATIONS IN CELEBRATING THIS YEARS THEME FORESTS FOR PEOPLE, THEREFORE THE
MUNICIPALITY OF RAGAY OBSERVES AND CONDUCT ACTIVITIES RELATED TO THE OBJECTIVES OF THE
UNITED NATIONS IN CELEBRATING THE ROLE OF PEOPLE IN SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT AND
CONSERVATION OF THE WORLDS FOREST
WHEREAS, the United Nations, launched the International Year of the forest in February 2011
to mark the celebration of the Forests for People;
WHEREAS, the Philippines and the local government of Ragay, Camarines Sur and other
member countries joined the United Nations in the celebration of the Forests for People;
WHEREAS, the municipality of Ragay will use the logo of the International Year of the Forest in
all their environmental and forestry activities, duly approved by the United Nations Forum on Forest
Secretariat;
WHEREAS, the municipality of Ragay conducts activities that would promote awareness to the
importance of forest in sustainable development of the country;
WHEREFORE, body on assemble, be it ordained by the Sangguniang Bayan of Ragay, Province
of Camarines Sur in its regular session, that:
SECTION 1: DECLARATION OF POLICY. It shall be the policy of the local government unit to
conserve and manage the remaining forest and forest resources in the municipality.
SECTION 2: SCOPE OF THE ORDINANCE: This municipality shall observed the celebration of
the International Year of the Forest for the whole year of 2011.
Public and private schools with science courses shall include in their subject matter the role of
forests, its use for protection and production.
SECTION 3: OBJECTIVE OF THE ORDINANCE: This ordinance shall recognize that forests
and sustainable forest management contributes significantly to sustainable development, poverty
eradication and the achievement of internationally agreed development goals, including the
Millennium Development Goals.
This ordinance shall promote awareness of the significant use of the forest and forest resources
in the municipality.
SECTION 4: PROVISIONS AND ACTIVITIES: Banners and tarpaulins shall be placed infront of
the municipal building, public schools, government institutions and other conspicuous areas within
the municipality;

Cont. Ordinance No. 017, s. 2011

Page 2 of

The celebration of the International Year of the Forest includes film showing, lectures and
other means of information.
The activities shall be furnished to United Nations Forum on Forest Secretariat and the
International Year of the Forest Team.
Activities initiated by non-government organizations, civic organizations, and other groups
which addresses the objectives of the theme shall be given assistance and support by the local
government.
This ordinance shall be used as basis for campaign and fundraising activities of the municipality
using the logo and in the observance of the International Year of the Forest;
The following are the activities in observance of the International Year of the Forests:
Date

Proposed Activities
1. Sending copies
of the
Ordinance and
support to the
United Nations
and permission
to use the IYF
logo
2. Observance of
the IYF
celebration in
the
municipality of
Ragay through
putting up of
banners.
3. Acquiring of
topomap of
the forested
areas of the
municipality of
Ragay at
DENR-NAMRIA

Persons
Involved

Budgetary
Requirement

Budget
Source

LGU and Public


Schools

Php 10,000.00

LDF
Assistance for
various
Environment
and NR
protection
Projects of
other agencies
(Php
1,000,000.00)

June Dec
2011

Biodiversity
Assessment of the
remaining forest in the
municipality of Ragay

LGU, Southern
Luzon State
University
students and
faculty through
Dr. Cecilian
GasconPresident of the
SLSU, DENRCENR0

Php 50,000.00
(assistance and
support by the
LGU to the
students)

LDF (Php
1,000,000.00)

July 2011

Lectures and treeplanting activity of the


different sectors of the
municipality

DENR-CENRO,
LGU, SLSU

Php 10,000.00

LDFCommunity
Reforestation
Projects
(100,000.00)

August
2011

Photography contest
open to all interested
photographers
(containing only the
landscape/Nature
photography in the
municipality of Ragay)

LGU,
photographers,
contestants

Outside Source/
other
organization

Php
200,000.00

Cont. Ordinance No. 017, s. 2011

Page 3 of

November
2011

Youth activity/Youth
Camp

SK, PYA, all


youth sectors

Php 30,000.00
and outside
source

December
2011

Closing of the IYF


2011 celebration

LGU and all


concerned
offices

Php 10,000

SECTION 5. FUNDING. The local government of Ragay shall initially allocate the amount of
FIFTY THOUSAND PESOS (Php 50,000.00), and source out fund from international and national
organizations to realize the activities embodied in the ordinance.
SECTION 6. REPEALING CLAUSE. All ordinances, rules, orders and regulations or parts
thereof contrary to or inconsistent with any of the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed.
Section 8. Effectively Clause. This ordinance shall take effect in full and immediately upon its
approval and publication in local circulation unless otherwise, suspended by the proper authorities.
ENACTED,
UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED: By order of the Sangguniang Bayan of Ragay, Camarines Sur this 28 th
day of April, 2011.
I HEREBY CERTIFY to the correctness of the above-mentioned Ordinance.
MANUEL C. COMOTA
Secretary to the Sanggunian
Attested:
HON. GIOVANNI A. SEAR
SB Member Acting Vice Mayor/Acting Presiding Officer
HON. TRIXIE ANN C. CLEMENTE
SB Member

HON. CELSO A. ARO


SB Member

HON. MELCHOR A. BALBASTRO


SB Member

HON. ADOLFO G. BONTO, JR.


SB Member

HON. FRANKLIN A. OLAO


SB Member

HON. EMERITA D. PLANTADO


SB Member

HON. SATURNINO Q. CLOSA


SB Member

Hon. NOMER A. MARTIZANO


SB Member/ABC President

Hon. WARREN A. DELA CRUZ


SB Member/SKF President
Approved:
Hon. RICARDO B. AQUINO
Municipal Mayor

Date Approved: _______________