OFFICE OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE
EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

MALACAÑAN PALACE

BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 4

EMPOWERING THE COMMISSIONER OF PUBLIC WORKS AND COMMUNICATIONS TO ASSUME THE POWERS, DUTIES, AND FUNCTIONS OF CERTAIN BOARDS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS AND COMMUNICATIONS.

The District Board of the Metropolitan Water District, the Toll Bridge Board, the Irrigation Council, and the National Markets and Waterworks Board having been abolished, the powers, duties, and functions thereof shall henceforth be assumed and exercised by the Commissioner of Public Works and Communications as far as the same may be practicable and consistent with the present circumstances.

Done in the City of Manila, Philippines, this 30th day of September, 1942.

(Sgd.) JORGE B. VARGAS
Chairman of the Executive Commission

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library