PROHIBITING VANDALISM AND IMPOSING PENALTIES THEREOF IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MARIBOJOC, BOHOL
Authored by: Kag. Romulo A. Manuta and
Kag. Alberto E. Arangoso
WHEREAS, the properties of the state and the private properties of the people ought to be protected by the government;
WHEREAS, it has been observed that properties in both government and private sectors are being destroyed by unscrupulous persons;
WHEREAS, in order to protect these properties, right laws will be crafted for the constituents to follow;
WHEREFORE, be it ordained by the Sangguniang Bayan of Maribojoc, Bohol, that:
SECTION 1: Definition of Terms.-
a.) Vandalism – hostility to or willful destruction of artistic works or property in general.
b.) Property – any object of value that a person may acquire and hold.
SECTION 2: It is unlawful for any person or group of persons to destroy public and private properties in the Municipality of Maribojoc, Bohol.
SECTION 3: Public properties such as government buildings vehicles and other things inside the government buildings are lawful properties owned by the state.
SECTION 4: Private properties owned by individual persons are lawful things of value, hence these properties shall be protected from vandalism.
SECTION 5: Vandalism in all kinds is strictly prohibited in the Municipality of Maribojoc, Bohol.
SECTION 6: Penalty: anybody who violates the provisions of this ordinance shall be fined in the amount of P 1,500.00 or an imprisonment of five (5) days or both at the discretion of the court.
SECTION 7: Effectivity: This ordinance shall take effect upon approval.
Approved: August 26, 2005
Let copies be furnished, all Barangay Captains of Maribojoc, Bohol, the Chief of Police, Maribojoc PNP Station and other concerned for information and guidance.
I HEREBY CERTIFY TO THE CORRECTNESS
OF THE ABOVE QUOTED ORDINANCE:
PHILIP R. MEDEQUISO
Municipal Vice Mayor
ERLINDA V. CASTILLON
Acting Secretary to the Sanggunian
ENGR. GABINO C. REDULLA
Date signed: September 2, 2005