Declaring And Delineating The Narra Port Zone And Placing It Under The Administrative Jurisdiction Of The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA)Good Law
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
EXECUTIVE ORDER No. 196
DECLARING AND DELINEATING THE NARRA PORT ZONE AND PLACING IT UNDER THE ADMINISTRATIVE JURISDICTION OF THE PHILIPPINE PORTS AUTHORITY (PPA)
WHEREAS, PPA is mandated to establish, develop, regulate, manage and operate a rationalized national port system in support of trade and national development;
WHEREAS, the delineation and declaration of port zones under PPA aims to redirect and reorganize port administration for the full development of port districts; and
WHEREAS, there is a need to define the Port Zone of Narra for the planning, development, financing and operation of said Port, with the objective of promoting development through the dispersal of industries and commercial activities throughout the different regions.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby order:
SECTION 1. Port of Narra. The territorial jurisdiction of the Port of Narra situated in Barangay Panacan, Municipality of Narra, Province of Palawan, is hereby delineated and established particularly described as follows:
Beginning at a point marked 1 on the plan, being S. 79 deg. 45' 54" W., 647.202 m. from BLLM No. 1, PLS-80, PLS-23, Panacan, Narra, Palawan, thence:
N. 81 deg. 45' 56" E. 524.291 m. to point 2; N. 87 deg. 02' 34" E. 45.771 m. to point 3; S. 87 deg. 49' 03" E. 30.700 m. to point 4; N. 85 deg. 48' 20" E. 730.695 m. to point 5; N. 81 deg. 31' 58" E. 8.573 m. to point 6; N. 65 deg. 35' 13" E. 95.821 m. to point 7; S. 06 deg. 42' 31" E. 2,018.112 m. to point 8; S. 83 deg. 42' 46" W. 1,631.472 m. to point 9; N. 00 deg. 57' 49" W. 2,012.649 m. to point of beginning;
Comprising a total area of THREE MILLION SEVENTY ONE THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY ONE SQUARE METERS AND NINE THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED SEVENTY TWO SQUARE DECIMETER (3,071,171.9872), more or less.
SECTION 2. PPA Jurisdiction. The Narra Port Zone, as delineated, is hereby placed under the administrative jurisdiction of the PPA, which shall, consistent with the regional industrial plans of the government, implement a program for the proper zoning, planning, development and utilization of the port.
SECTION 3. Repeal. All issuances, orders, rules and regulations, or parts thereof, which are inconsistent with this Order are hereby repealed, amended or modified accordingly.
SECTION 4. Separability. If any provision of this Order is declared invalid or unconstitutional, the other provisions not affected thereby shall remain valid and subsisting.
SECTION 5. Effectivity.This Order shall take effect immediately upon publication in a newspaper of general circulation.
DONE, in the City of Manila, this 22nd day of January, in the year of our Lord, Two Thousand and Sixteen.
(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO, III
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(SGD.) PAQUITO N. OCHOA, JR.