BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
Proclamation No. 272
EXCLUDING FROM THE OPERATION OF PROCLAMATION NO. 338, DATED OCTOBER 24, 1938, PARCELS OF LANDS SITUATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF BURGOS, PASUQUIN, AND PID-DIG, PROVINCE OF ILOCOS NORTE, PHILIPPINES, AND DECLARING SAME AS TIMBER LAND.
WHEREAS, certain parts of the Northern Ilocos Norte Forest Reserve established under Proclamation Numbered three hundred and thirty-eight, dated October twenty-four, Nineteen hundred and thirty-eight, are found suitable for other purposes:
NOW, THEREFORE, upon the recommendation of the Director of Forestry, approved by the Secretary of Agriculture and Natural Resources, I, Elpidio Quirino, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the power vested in me by law, do hereby exclude from the operation of Proclamation Numbered Three hundred and thirty-eight and declare as timber lands, subject to the forest law and forest regulations, the following lots: Number four of eight hundred and fifty hectares, and number five of seven thousand and eight hundred hectares, situated in the municipality of Burgos; Number eight of one thousand three hundred thirty-seven and one-half hectares, situated in the municipality of Pasuquin; and number fifteen of fifteen thousand six hundred hectares, situated in the municipality of Piddig, all in the Province of Ilocos Norte, Island of Luzon, as technically described in Bureau of Forestry map No. F.R. 85, of the Northern Ilocos Norte Forest Reserve.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 10th day of August, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and fifty-one, and of the Independence of the Philippines, the sixth.
President of the Philippines
By the President:
Acting Assistant Executive Secretary
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