March 4, 1998
DAR MEMORANDUM CIRCULAR NO. 05-98
TO : DAR Regional, Provincial and Municipal
SUBJECT : Amendment to Memorandum Circular
1. Item 7 of Memorandum Circular No. 25, Series of 1997 is hereby amended to read as follows: SCIAaT
In view of the foregoing, the following guidelines shall be observed:
a. . . .
b. . . .
c. In lieu of the documents required under item b. hereof, landowners/applicants may submit the following document for purposes of having the property exempted from CARP coverage:
1. Deputized Zoning Administrator certification that the property is within the Lungsod Silangan Townsite Reservation and further specifying that said property is within the Residential, Commercial, Industrial or Non-Agricultural Zone per Municipal Ordinance approved prior to June 15, 1988.
d. For all other registered private landowners who have failed to secure the documents mentioned in item b. hereof prior to 15 June 1988, as well as item c. hereof, the procedure outlined under A.O. 6, Series of 1994 or A.O. 7, Series of 1997 as amended by A.O. 10, Series of 1997, as the case may be, shall be followed.
e. Identified farmers who were tilling the land for agricultural purposes prior to the effectivity of R.A. 6657 shall be paid disturbance compensation."
2. This Memorandum Circular shall take effect ten (10) days after its publication in two (2) newspapers of general circulation pursuant to Sec. 49 of R.A. 6657.
Diliman, Quezon City, 04 March, 1998.
(SGD.) ERNESTO D. GARILAO
Published in Two (2) National Newspapers of general circulation:
2. PHILIPPINE STAR
Date of Publication — March 12, 1998