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This web page features the issuances of the
Office of the President.
   Office of the President
   Executive Orders:

  Executive Order No. 12 [August 14, 1998] - Revitalizing the privatization program of the government.

  Executive Order No. 13  [August 17, 1998] - Attaching the Southern Philippines Development Authority to The Presidential Committee on Flagship Programs and Projects.

  Executive Order No. 16 [August 21, 1998]  - Creating the Presidential Air Quality Commission.

  Executive Order No. 19 [August 27, 1998] - Amending Executive Order No. 38. dated 07 January 1947 entitled "Providing for the Coat of Arms, Seal and Flag of the President and Vice President of the Philippines", as amended.

  Executive Order No. 20 [September 14, 1998] - Establishing an international network of honorary investment and trade representative to assist the Department of Trade ad Industry in promoting the Philippines globally.

    Executive Order No. 11 [August 11, 1998] - Approving the Third Regular Foreign Investment Negative List.

    Executive Order No. 14 [August 19, 1998]  - Establishing the Presidential Commission on Year 2000 Compliance.

    Executive Order No. 473 - Providing for the segregation and unbundling of electrical power tariff components of the National Power Corporation and the franchised electric utilities.

    Executive Order No. 476 - Further amending Executive Order No. 169, Series of 1994, by modifying the representations of DOF and DBM to the Central Bank - Board of Liquidators.

    Executive Order No. 477 - Transferring the Philippine Coast Guard to the Department of Transportation and Communications.

    Executive Order No. 480 - Amending Executive Order No. 380 dated 2 December 1996, "Creating the Industry Development Council, Defining its Composition, Powers and Functions."

    Executive Order No. 481 - Directing the use, disposition and administration of the coconut levy funds to rehabilitate the coconut industry.

    Executive Order No. 482 - Amending Executive Order No. 460 by deleting some portions from the title and from Sections 1 and 4 thereof, and by adding one more section thereto.

    Executive Order No. 483 - Adjusting the dividend rates of selected government-owned and/or controlled corporations on their 1997 net earnings pursuant to Section 5 of Republic Act No. 7656.

    Executive Order No. 486 - Modifying the nomenclature and the rates of import duty on certain imported articles under Section 104 of the Tariff and Customs Code of 1978 [P. D. No. 1464, as amended].

    Executive Order No. 487 - Modifying the rates of duty on certain imported articles as provided for under the Tariff and Customs Code of 1978, as amended, in order to implement the 1998-2003 Philippine Schedule of Tariff Reduction of products transferred from the temporary exclusion list to the inclusion list under the new time frame of the Accelerated Common Effective Preferential Tariff Scheme for the ASEAN Trade Area [CEPT-AFTA].

    Executive Order No. 488 - Repealing Annex "B" of Executive Order No. 453, series of 1997 and implementing the ASEAN rates of duty of certain imported articles as provided for under the Tariff and Customs Code of 1998, as amended.

   Administrative Orders:

    Administrative Order No. 2 [07.06.98]  (Estrada) - Providing guidelines on the filling up of temporary vacancies in local elective offices where all or some of the winning candidates in the May 11, 1998 elections have not yet been proclaimed and/or a failure of elections was declared by the Commission on Elections [COMELEC].

    Administrative Order No. 5 [07.20.98] - Constituting the Ad-Hoc Committee on the utilization and disposition of real properties of the Philippine Government located locally or abroad.

    Administrative Order No. 11 [07.27.98] - Approving and directing the implementation of the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 8425 governing the creation of the National Anti-Poverty Commission.

    Administrative Order No. 332 (Ramos) - Directing all government agencies and instrumentalities including Local Government Units to undertake electronic interconnection through the Internet to be known as the RPWEB.

    Administrative Order No. 392 (Ramos) - Enjoining all departments, bureaus, government-owned and/or controlled corporations, government financial institutions, local government units and other agencies to promote and encourage participation in the Philippine Centennial Exposition 1998 or Expo Filipino, including its "Expo Pilipino Family Day."

   Memorandum Orders:

   Memorandum Order No. 14 [08.19.98] - Creating an Ad-hoc Committee to study and formulate rules and regulations and the assignment of low numbered protocolar plates to motor vehicles used by government officials of the Republic of the Philippines.

    Memorandum Order No. 4 [07.01.98] (Estrada) - Providing for the reconstitution of the Selection Board for the first and second level career positions in the Office of the President.

    Memorandum Order No. 5 [07.17.87] (Estrada) - Designating the Presidential Assistant for Poverty Alleviation, NGO and PO as the Presidential Assistant in charge of matters concerning the indigenous peoples and the urban poor.

    Memorandum Order No. 473 (Ramos) - Providing amendments to Memorandum Order No. 346 "Amending the Guidelines on the Car Development Program, the Commercial Vehicle Development Program, and the Motorcycle Development Program."

   Presidential Proclamations:

    Proclamation No. 3  [07.22.98] (Estrada) - Declaring Thursday, July 23, 1998, as a special day in Gingoog City.

   Memorandum Circulars:

   Memorandum Circular No. 09 [08.27.98] - Prohibiting the Government-Owned or Controlled Corporations (GOCC's) from referring their cases and legal matters to the Office of the Solicitor General, private legal counsel or law firms and directing the GOCC's to refer their case and legal matters to the Office of the Government Corporate Counsel, unless otherwise authorized under certain exceptional circumstances.

    Memorandum Circular No. 1 [07.02.98] (Estrada) - Enjoining the disclosure of all financial transactions and contracts.

    Memorandum Circular No. 6 [07.31.98] (Estrada) - Directing all heads of the National Government Offices including government-owned and/or controlled corporations and government financial institutions to disclose all their real property nationwide.

    Memorandum Circular No. 7 [08.11.98] (Estrada) - Directing the formulation of the medium-term Philippine Development Plan, 12999-2004.


    Memorandum [07.14.98] (Estrada) - Directing the Government Service Insurance System to submit to the Office of the President a status report of the total unremitted balance of government contributions to the System, not later than July 31, 1998.

    Memorandum [07.17.98] (Estrada) - Attaching the Memorandum of the President dated July 13, 1998 directing that a special audit team composed of members of the Department of Budget and Management, the National Bureau of Investigation and other government agencies to conduct an audit of negotiated contracts entered into by the past administration of the City of Zamboanga.

    Memorandum [07.21.98] (Estrada) - Enjoining and directing all concerned to assist Felicito C. Payumo in effectively assuming the functions of the Chairmanship of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority [SBMA].

    Memorandum [07.27.98] (Estrada) - Enjoining all concerned government officials to strictly comply with existing travel-related issuances and to refrain from issuing and/or endorsing travel authorities unless then are urgent and extremely necessary.

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