Republic Act 4564

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4564

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE PHILIPPINE CHARITY SWEEPSTAKES OFFICE TO HOLD ANNUALLY ONE SPECIAL SWEEPSTAKES RACE FOR THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF THE OFFICE OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION, SOCIAL WELFARE ADMINISTRATION, IN ITS DEVELOPMENT AND EXPANSION PROGRAM FOR THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES.

SECTION 1. The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office is hereby authorized to hold annually on special sweepstakes horse race, the whole proceeds of which shall, after deducting the payment of the prizes and expenses, be turned over to the Social Welfare Administration for the exclusive use of the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation in its development and expansion program for the physically disabled throughout the Philippines: provided, however, that the expenditures of such proceeds shall be subject to government accounting and/or auditing procedures and regulations in the disbursement of public funds.

SECTION 2. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

Approved: June 19, 1965