Republic of the Philippines
PALAWAN COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
(R.A. 7611)
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

PCSD RESOLUTION NO. 04-230

A RESOLUTION RECOMMENDING TO PNP PROVINCIAL COMMAND TO REASSIGN PO3 EFREN PALOMO, PO2 ROMEO BAYLOSIS, PO2 EMMANUEL NANGIT AND PO2 ]OWEL CAY OF THE TAYTAY, MUNICIPAL POLICE STATION AND FOR THE PNP REGIONAL COMMAND TO ORGANIZE A CREDIBLE TEAM THAT WILL ASSIST IN IMPLEMENTING R.A. 9072 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL CAVES AND CAVE RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND PROTECTION ACT

WHEREAS, in the province of Palawan, the implementation of the National Caves and Cave Resources Management and Protection Act has been delegated to the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development;

WHEREAS, by virtue of such delegation, and in the pursuit of protecting, conserving and managing the caves and cave resources in the province of Palawan, the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff in the process has tapped the cooperation and involvement of the local communities in such pursuit;

WHEREAS, in order to attain full implementation of the Caves Act, cooperation and coordination with the local police force is needed. However, in the Municipality of Taytay, Palawan, the Municipal Police force is not in any way cooperative;

WHEREAS, the gathering of the edible bird’s nest has been an income generating activity of the local community, and by this, permits for the gathering of the edible bird’s nest has been issued to local association of gatherers;

WHEREAS, the gatherers have deeply manifested there concern for fear of their lives because some of the local police in the Municipality of Taytay, Palawan has been coercing them;

WHEREAS, there is a need to recommend to the Provincial Command of the PNP-Palawan to reassign the undesirable police officers assigned in the Municipality of Taytay, Palawan;

WHEREFORE, on motion duly seconded, be it RESOLVED, as it is hereby RESOLVED, that the Council is recommending to the Provincial Director of the PNP-Palawan to reassign PO3 EFREN PALOMO, PO2 ROMEO BAYLOSIS, PO2 EMMANUEL NANGIT and PO2 JOWEL CAY of the Taytay Municipal Police Station and for the PNP Regional Command to organize a credible team that will assist in the implementation of Republic Act 9072.

APPROVED AND ADOPTED this 24th day of March 2004 in Quezon City.

I hereby certify to the correctness and accuracy of the above-quoted resolution.


WINSTON G. ARZAGA

Secretary
APPROVED:

VICENTE A. SANDOVAL
Chairman