MALACA√ĎANG PALACE
MANILA



By the President of the Philippines


EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 246 ORGANIZING CERTAIN PORTION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF BALER AND INFANTA, QUEZON PROVINCE, INTO DEPENDENT MUNICIPALITIES UNDER THE NAME OF MARIA AURORA AND GENERAL NAKAR, RESPECTIVELY.


Upon the recommendation of the Secretary of Interior, and pursuant to the provisions of Section Sixty-Eight of Revised Administrative Code, the barrios of San Jose, Debucao, Kadayacan, San Joaquin, Diaat, Bazal, Baubo, Diome, Suguit, Dialatnan, Dikildit, Detailen, Bangco, Cabituculan and Dimanpudso all of the Municipality of Baler, Province of Quezon and all the barrios of Anoling, Bangles, Batangan, Magsikap, Maligaya, Ninahan, Katablingan and Pamplona, all of the Municipality of Infanta, same province are hereby organized into independent municipalities, under the names of Maria Aurora and General Nakar, with the seat of government at barrios of San Jose and Pamplona, respectively.

The Municipality of Maria Aurora is bounded on the east by a line generally north to south in such a way as to separate from the Municipality of Baler all barrios named above to comprise Maria Aurora; on the south by a straight west to east line coinciding with north altitude 15 degrees 40minutes; and on the west and northwest by the present boundary separating the Province of Quezon from the Province of Nueva Ecija and Nueva Vizcaya.

The Municipality of General Nakar is bounded on the south, by the Agos River from the south of the Pacific cost upstream to its southwestern source near the boundary between Quezon and Rizal plus a straight imaginary line westward to its intersection with Quezon-Rizal. Boundary; on the east by the limit of the municipal waters which General Nakar shall have pursuant to the provisions of Section 2321 of Revised Administrative Code; on the north, by the present boundary which separates Quezon Province from Rizal and Bulacan.

The Municipalities of Baler and Infanta shall have their present minus the respective appointment and qualifications of Mayor, Vice Mayor and the majority of the Councilors thereof.

Done in the City of Manila, this 21st day of July, in the year of our Lord, Nineteen Hundred and Forty-Nine, and of the Independence of the Philippines, the fourth.


(SGD.) ELPIDIO QUIRINO
President of the Philippines

By the President:

(SGD.) TEODORO EVANGELISTA
Executive Secretary