Office of the City Vice-Mayor

Hon. Jimmy T. Lazatin
City Vice-Mayor

Michelle U. Canlas
Executive Assistant II

Shall act as presiding officer of the Sangguniang Panlungsod and sign all warrants drawn on the city treasury for all expenditures appropriated for the operation of the Sangguniang Panlungsod;

Subject to civil service law, rules and regulations, appoint all officials and employees including the secretary of the Sangguniang Panlungsod, and such employees of the individual members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod, except those whose manner of appointment is specifically provided for under existing laws;

Shall assume the office of the city mayor for the unexpired term of the latter in the vent of permanent vacancy;

Shall exercise the powers and perform the duties and functions of the city mayor in cases of temporary vacancy;

Shall perform such other duties and functions and exercise such other powers as provided for under RA No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, and those that are prescribed by law or ordinance.

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