“πΈπ‘‹πΈπΆπ‘ˆπ‘‡πΌπ‘‰πΈ 𝑂𝑅𝐷𝐸𝑅 𝐹𝑂𝑅 𝑇𝐻𝐸 𝑆𝐸𝐢𝑂𝑁𝐷 𝐸𝑋𝑇𝐸𝑁𝑆𝐼𝑂𝑁 𝑂𝐹 𝑇𝐻𝐸 𝑀𝑂𝐷𝐼𝐹𝐼𝐸𝐷 𝐺𝐸𝑁𝐸𝑅𝐴𝐿 πΆπ‘‚π‘€π‘€π‘ˆπ‘πΌπ‘‡π‘Œ π‘„π‘ˆπ΄π‘…π΄π‘π‘‡πΌπ‘πΈ (𝑀𝐺𝐢𝑄) 𝐴𝑁𝐷 𝑂𝑇𝐻𝐸𝑅 𝑃𝑅𝑂𝑉𝐼𝑆𝐼𝑂𝑁𝑆 𝑂𝐹 πΈπ‘‹πΈπΆπ‘ˆπ‘‡πΌπ‘‰πΈ 𝑂𝑅𝐷𝐸𝑅 040-2020 π‘ˆπ‘π‘‡πΌπΏ 𝑂𝐢𝑇𝑂𝐡𝐸𝑅 15, 2020 𝐼𝑁 𝑇𝐻𝐸 π‘€π‘ˆπ‘πΌπΆπΌπ‘ƒπ΄πΏπΌπ‘‡π‘Œ 𝑂𝐹 π‘€π΄πΌπ‘‡π‘ˆπ‘€”

WHEREAS, Executive Order 042-2020 was issued last September 15, 2020, as the FIRST EXTENSION of EO-040-020, imposing a Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ), Stringent border lockdown, Clustering of barangays in going to the public market, No Sunday Movement, and other measures to curve the spread of COVID-19 in the Municipality of Maitum, Sarangani Province;

WHEREAS, there is still prevalence of cases of local transmissions in neighboring municipalities and adjacent cities;

WHEREAS, there is a continuing influx of OFWs and LSIs returning to the Municipality making our Isolation Facility be occupied all the time;

WHEREAS, the limited number of DOH allocated testing kits has been the persistent and continuing impediment for the Municipality to accurately determine the range of infection among its constituents;

WHEREAS, with the prevailing circumstances, there is an urgent need to further adopt measures already in-placed, to contain and prevent the spread of COVID-19;

WHEREAS, the Local Chief Executive deems it imperative to extend the validity of the provisions and guidelines in Executive Order 040-2020, until October 15, 2020, to maintain the gains in the fight against COVID-19 of the Municipality of Maitum;

NOW THEREFORE, I, ALEXANDER BRYAN B. REGANIT, Municipal Mayor of the Municipality of Maitum, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby order the following;

SECTION I: EXTENSION of VALIDITY: The Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ) in the Municipality of Maitum and of the other provisions in Executive Order 040-2020 is hereby extended for the SECOND TIME from 12:01 in the morning of October 01, 2020 until 11:59 in the evening of October 15, 2020;

SECTION II:       SEPARABILITY CLAUSE.  In the event that any provision of this ORDER or any part hereof is declared unconstitutional, invalid, or illegal by a competent authority or a court of law, the provisions not thereby affected shall remain in force and effect.

SECTION III:      REPEALING CLAUSE.  All orders, rules and regulations, and other issuances or parts thereof that are inconsistent with the provisions of this ORDER, are hereby repealed or modified accordingly.

SECTION IV:      EFFECTIVITY.  This Executive Order shall take effect immediately upon its approval and shall remain in force unless otherwise revoked or cancelled or until the accomplishment of the purposes of this ORDER.

DONE in the Municipality of Maitum this 30th day of September in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand Twenty.                              

(Sgd)ALEXANDER BRYAN B. REGANIT Municipal Mayor