OFFICE OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE
EXECUTIVE COMMISSION
MALACANAN PALACE

BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 103

ANNEXING THE POLILLO ISLANDS TO THE
PROVINCE OF LAGUNA

Pursuant to the authority conferred upon me by Order No. 1 in connection with Order No. 3 of the Commander-in-Chief of the Imperial Japanese Forces in the Philippines and upon the recommendation of the Executive Commission, it is hereby ordered that—

1. The Polillo islands are segregated from the Province of Tayabas and shall be annexed to the Province of Laguna.

2. In carrying out the purposes of this Order, the provisions of paragraphs 6, 7 and 8 of Executive Order No. 84, dated August 31, 1942, shall be made applicable hereto.

3. This Order shall take effect thirty days after its approval by the Commander-in-Chief of the Imperial Japanese Forces in the Philippines.

Done in the City of Manila, Philippines, this 1st day of November, 1942.

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

Approved by the Commander-in-Chief of the Imperial Japanese Forces in the Philippines on November 1, 1942.

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library