Lamitan OK’s curfew edict for minors PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 28 November 2015 11:20

By ALLEN ABASTILLAS

Lamitan City Mayor Rose U. Furigay has signed a newly approved ordinance setting a juvenile curfew hours in Lamitan City and providing penalties for violators.

City Ordinance Number 2015 – 01 was earlier enacted by the Lamitan City Council whose presiding officer is Vice Mayor Roderick H. Furigay.

The curfew hours for minors starts at 10:00 p.m.  up to  5:00 a.m. It is intended for minors — below 18 years old.

If  a minor is caught violating ordinance, he will be put into custody and safe keeping at the Lamitan Police Station, Barangay Hall  or the Department of Social Welfare and Development.

The ordinance was authored by Councilor Clarito “ Itoy” San Juan and co-authored by Councilors  Arlyn Jawad -Jumno-as, Riam Hassan,  Mayra  Kallahal, Jessica Flores, Roy Mateo, Noel Baul, Malik Uyag, Tito Ramos, Manny Sumampil and Marvin Baisara. — Allen Abastillas