Proclamation No. 1217, s. 1973
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 1217
EXCLUDING FROM THE OPERATION OF PROCLAMATION NO. 462, DATED SEPTEMBER 29, 1965, WHICH ESTABLISHED THE AFP ENLISTED MEN’S VILLAGE SITUATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF TAGUIG, PROVINCE OF RIZAL, ISLAND OF LUZON, A CERTAIN PORTION OF THE LAND EMBRACED THEREIN, AND DECLARING THE SAME AS MAHARLIKA VILLAGE TO BE DISPOSED OF UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF ACT NO. 3038, IN RELATION TO THE PUBLIC LAND ACT (C.A. NO. 141, AS AMENDED) AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 274.
Upon recommendation of the Secretary of Agriculture and Natural Resources, I, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby exclude from the operation of Proclamation No. 462, dated September 29, 1965, which established the AFP Enlisted Men’s Village Reservation situated in the Municipality of Taguig, Province of Rizal, Island of Luzon, a certain portion of the land embraced therein subject to private rights, if any there be, and declare the same as Maharlika Village to be disposed of under the provisions of Act No. 3038, in relation to the Public Land Act (C.A. No. 141, as amended) and Republic Act No. 274, which portion of land is more particularly described as follows:
A PARCEL OF LAND (the proposed reservation for MAHARLIKA VILLAGE), situated in the Barrio of Bicutan, municipality of Taguig, Province of Rizal, Island of Luzon.
Bounded on the W., along lines 1-2-3-4 by Portion of Parcel 3, Psu-2031; and on the N., E. and S., along lines 4-5-6-1 by Enlisted Men’s Village.
Beginning at a point marked “1” on the attached Sketch Plan, being S. 54-15 E., 6578 m. from BLLM No. 1, Maricaban, Pasay City.
thence N. 16-07 W., 133.53 m. to point 2;
thence N. 16-07 W., 378.98 m. to point 3;
thence N. 16-07 W., 97.49 m. to point 4;
thence N. 73-53 E., 500.00 m. to point 5;
thence S. 16-07 E., 610.00 m. to point 6;
thence S. 73-53 W., 500.00 m. to point 1;
point of beginning; containing an area of THREE HUNDRED FIVE THOUSAND (305,000) SQUARE METERS.
NOTE : These data are subject to future survey.
Such part or parts of the area herein declared open to disposition under the provisions of Act No. 3038 in relation to the Public Land Act and Republic Act No. 274, shall be awarded to deserving Muslim residents of the greater Manila area, particularly the bonafide residents of the disposable area; Provided, That five (5) hectares shall be segregated from the area as a Muslim cemetery to be supervised and administered by the Barangay officials. Except in favor of the government or any of its branches or agencies, all lands disposed of under this proclamation shall not be subject to alienation and encumbrance nor shall they become liable for the satisfaction of any debt contracted prior to the expiration of said period; Provided, further, That the improvements on the land may be mortgaged to qualified persons, associations or corporations.
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 3rd day of January, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and seventy-three.
(SGD.) FERDINAND E. MARCOS
Republic of the Philippines
By the President:
(SGD.) ALEJANDRO MELCHOR
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