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Proclamation declaring 04 August 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Cabuyao

Proclamation declaring 04 August 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Cabuyao, in order for the people of the Cabuyao to celebrate their 6th Cityhood Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 544
Date: 30 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 544; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 10 August 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Gumaca

Proclamation declaring 10 August 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Gumaca, in order for the people of the Gumaca to celebrate the Lorenzo Tanada, Sr. Day and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 545
Date: 30 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 545; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 25 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Tanjay

Proclamation declaring 25 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Tanjay, in order for the people of the Tanjay to celebrate the Sinulog sa Tanjay Festival and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 531
Date: 06 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 531; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 26 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Ipil

Proclamation declaring 26 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Ipil, in order for the people of the Ipil to celebrate the 69th Araw ng Ipil and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 532
Date: 06 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 532; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 01 August 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Kawit

Proclamation declaring 01 August 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Kawit, in order for the people of the Kawit to celebrate the Kawit Day and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 535
Date: 12 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 535; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 16 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Cordillera Administrative Region

Proclamation declaring 16 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), in order for the people of the CAR to celebrate the 31st Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 536
Date: 12 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 536; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 23 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Nabunturan

Proclamation declaring 23 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Nabunturan, in order for the people of the Nabunturan to celebrate the 61st Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 537
Date: 13 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 537; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 25 August 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Iloilo

Proclamation declaring 25 August 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Iloilo, in order for the people of the Iloilo to celebrate the 81st Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 538
Date: 23 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 538; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 21 September 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of San Mateo

Proclamation declaring 21 September 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the Municipality of San Mateo, in order for the people of the San Mateo, to celebrate the 447th Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 540
Date: 25 July 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 540; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 20 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Dagupan

Proclamation declaring 20 June 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Dagupan, in order for the People of the Dagupan to celebrate the 71st Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 521
Date: 19 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 521; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Bayugan

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Bayugan, in order for the People of the Bayugan to celebrate the 11th Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 522
Date: 19 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 522; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 02 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Pasig

Proclamation declaring 02 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Pasig, in order for the People of the Pasig to celebrate the 445th Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 523
Date: 22 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 523; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 04 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Cadiz

Proclamation declaring 04 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Cadiz, in order for the People of the Cadiz to celebrate the 51st Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 524
Date: 22 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 524; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 10 July 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Santa Rosa

Proclamation declaring 10 July 2018, as a Special (non-working) day in the City of Santa Rosa, in order for the People of the Santa Rosa to celebrate the 14th anniversary of its conversion to a component city and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 525
Date: 22 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 525; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 27 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of El Salvador

Proclamation declaring 27 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of El Salvador, in order for the people of the El Salvador to celebrate the Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 520
Date: 18 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 520; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Socorro

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Socorro, in order for the people of the Socorro to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 519  
Date: 18 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 519; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Sta Maria

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Sta Maria, in order for the people of the Sta Maria to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 515
Date: 13 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 515; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Bingawan

Proclamation declaring 21 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Bingawan, in order for the people of the Bingawan to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 517
Date: 13 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 517; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the Municipality of Ambaguio

Proclamation declaring 18 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Ambaguio, in order for the people of the Ambaguio to celebrate the Founding Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 518
Date: 14 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 518; Source: Official Gazette

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018 as a Special (Non-Working) Day in the City of Pagadian

Proclamation declaring 22 June 2018, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Pagadian, in order for the people of the Pagadian to celebrate the 49th Charter Anniversary and to participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies. Proclamation No. 512
Date: 04 June 2018; Type: Proclamation; Citation: Proclamation No. 512; Source: Official Gazette

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House installs Yap, Pichay as New Deputy Speakers

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