Vice Governor

Board Members


Johnny D. Waguis

Board Member


Florencio Bentrez
Board Member


Coy Nazarro
Board Member


Bernard Waclin


Board Member

Robert Namoro
Board Member


Jim Botiwey
Board Member


Apolinario Camsol
Board Member


Ruben Paoad
Board Member


Roberto Canuto
Board Member


Fernando Balaodan
Board Member

Board Members



Nestor Fongwan Jr.
Philippine Councilors League President


Pacito L. Donato
President, Liga ng mga Barangay


Danville D. Alimondo
Sangguniang Kabataan Federation President


A. The Sangguniang Panlalawigan as a legislative body of the province shall formulate policies and programs for the realization of the vision, mission, and goals of the Province. Specifically, it shall, among others:



  • Enact quality ordinances, formulate policies and resolutions for the efficient and effective provincial governance;



  • Generate and maximize the use of resources and revenues to carry out the development plans, program objectives, and priorities of the province;



  • Subject to provisions of Book II of the new Local Government Code, grant franchise, approve issuance of permits of licenses or enact ordinances levying taxes;



  • Exercise such other powers and perform such other duties and functions as may be prescribed by law or ordinance; and



  • Evaluate and approve budgets


B. On administrative aspects, the Vice Governor appoints and initiates trainings for the Sanggunian Panlalawigan personnel, signs warrants for Sanggunian Panlalawigan, expenditures, approves leaves of absences of the staff. The office of the Sannugian Panlalawigan thru the Secretary to the Sanggunian keeps the seal of the province, records of proceedings of the Sanggunian Panlalawigan meetings and furnishes copies of non confidential records to interested parties, among other functions.


In relation to the development of quality, efficient and effective local legislation, the Vice Governor thru the Secretary to the Sanggunian spearheads the installation of Information Technology mechanisms in the office like the Sanggunian Information System (SIS) and other hi-tech wares.



For the Sangguniang Panlalawigan

  • To formulate quality legislations necessary, appropriate or incidental for efficient and effective governance essential to the promotion of the general welfare.

For the Staff:

  • To efficiently assist the Sangguniang Panlalawigan members in the formulation of quality legislation as well as coming up with an improved legislative tracking, monitoring and research.


Legislative Services

  1. Formulation and enactment of ordinances and resolutions for the general welfare
  2. Review of ordinances of the 13 component municipalities
  3. Administrative Services
  4. Paperless session of the Sanggunian
  5. Consolidation of territorial maps of component municipalities
  6. Parcellary/cadastral survey of congested areas
  7. Harmonizing the territorial jurisdiction of the Province with that of the adjoining Provinces
  8. Support to Sangguniang Kabataan Programs

Panggunian Panlalawigan Committees

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