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Presidential Decrees :
under Republic Act No. 3601 as amended by Presidential Decree No. 552,
the National Irrigation Administration is charged with the
responsibility of constructing, improving, rehabilitating and
administering all national irrigation systems in the Philippines,
including all communal and pump irrigation projects;
WHEREAS, the implementation of the irrigation integrated program of the government and the attainment of the "Irrigation Age" as envisioned under Republic Act No. 3601, is the primary responsibility and goal of the National Irrigation Administration; and
WHEREAS, the increased pace of irrigation development together with the increased cost of irrigation systems require an increase in capitalization of the National Irrigation Administration and the strengthening of its powers and resources to assure long term capacity for meeting its responsibilities and attaining its goals.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by the Constitution, do hereby amend certain sections or provisions of Republic Act Number Thirty Six Hundred and One, as amended by Presidential Decree No. 552, to wit:
The National Irrigation Administration is hereby authorized to impose as an administration and engineering overhead charge, 5% of the total cost of projects undertaken by it, which shall likewise form part of its operating capital."
Done in the City of Manila, this 18th day of July, in the year of Our Lord, Nineteen Hundred and Eighty.
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