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2020 07 23 c 2020 07 23 d

Pursuant  to Section 9 of RA 7942 or the Philippine Mining Act of 1995 and Section 7 (f) of DAO 2010-21 or the Implementing Rules and Regulations of RA 7942, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office VIII conduct a series of Deputation Orientation Seminar to capacitate different government officials and employees  to police mining  activities.

On June 30, July 2 and July 10, 2020, technical personnel of MGB RO VIII deputized the Barangay Officials from Barangay Rawis Anibong, Tacloban City; personnel from PENRO Samar; and government officials and employees of the Local Government of Tabango, Leyte, respectively.

The participants  will be deputized as Mining Enforcement Officers who will authorized to conduct apprehension/seizure of perpetrators of illegal mining and the illegal  transport of minerals and  mineral products within their respective jurisdiction.