This Act aims at financing the acquisition by the Government of land estates for division and resale to small landholders, as well as the purchase of the landholding by the agricultural lessee from the landowner, there is hereby established a body corporate to be known as the "Land Bank of the Philippines", which shall have its principal place of business in Manila.
Pending adoption of comprehensive guidelines on land conversion to implement section 20 of the Local Government Code which gives powers to local government units to reclassify agricultural land in circumstance where such land ceases to be viable for agricultural purposes, these guidelines regulate place restrictions on conversion of agricultural lands.
The Bureau of Soil Conservation shall have a headed by the Director of Soil Conservation, to be appointed by the President.
This Circular adopts the Manual on Land Survey Procedures.
This Code establishes the system and defines powers of provincial, city, municipal and barangay governments in the Philippines.
This Circular of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources creates the Land Management System (LAMS), as a National Coordinating Desk at the Land Management Bureau for the Monitoring of LAMS implementation Nationwide.
This Act amends section 41(B) of the Local Government Code of 1991 by substituting it with a new section dealing with election procedures for members of the sangguniang panlalawigan, sangguniang panlungsod, and sangguniang bayan.
Amends: Local Government Code of 1991 (Republic Act No. 7160). (1991-10-10)
This Order concerns the implementation of comprehensive land use plans by local authorities in accordance with criteria and standards of the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLRB), who shall review, evaluate and approve land use plans. Procedures are outlined for cities and municipalities, and provinces. Land use plans shall be formulated on municipal level by Policy Recommending Bodies.