OFFICE OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE
EXECUTIVE COMMISSION
MALACAÑAN PALACE

BY THE CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMISSION

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 115

PROVIDING THAT NO DEDUCTION SHALL BE MADE FROM THE SALARY OF EMPLOYEES FOR SUBSISTENCE, QUARTERS, AND LAUNDRY FURNISHED THEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH LAW OR REGULATIONS.

Pursuant to the authority conferred upon me as Head of the Central Administrative Organization 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—

No deduction shall be made from their salary for subsistence and quarters furnished employees who are stationed in isolated places; marine officers, petty officers, and crews of vessels and launches on board vessels to which they are assigned; and such other employees as are required by law or regulations for the better performance of their duties, to take their meals or live within the premises of hospitals, dormitories, prisons, barracks, and similar structures; nor shall deduction be made for laundry in the case of employees of hospitals and similar institutions required by law or regulations to wear uniform.

Done in the City of Manila, Philippines, this 19th day of December, 1942.

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

Approved by the Director General of the Japanese Military Administration on December 19, 1942.

Source: Office of the Solicitor General Library