REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 12
DESIGNATING RANK OF THE DIRECTOR AND ASSISTANT DIRECTORS OF THE BUREAU
By virtue of the powers, vested in me by law, and in order to conform with the change of designations of the commissioned personnel of the Bureau of Constabulary as provided in Section 1 (q) of Act No. 8 I, JOSE P. LAUREL, President of the Republic of the Philippines, do hereby assign the following designations of rank for the Director and Assistant Directors of the Bureau of Constabulary.
1. The Director of the Bureau of Constabulary shall be known and designated as Major General.
2. The First and Second Assistant Directors of the Bureau of Constabulary shall be known and designated as Brigadier Generals, the first taking precedence over the second.
The designations herein made shall be effective as of October 14, 1943, the date of the inauguration of the Republic of the Philippines.
Done at the City of Manila, this 3rd day of December, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and forty-three, and of the Republic of the Philippines, the first.
(SGD.) JOSE P. LAUREL
President of the Republic of the Philippines
By the President:
(SGD.) JOSE G. SANVICTORES
Acting Executive Secretary