Grant of Death Benefits to Barangay Officials

LEGAL BASES

  • Local Government Code , Section 393 (b) (2)
  • Executive Order No. 115, dated August 5, 2002 entitled “AUTHORIZING PAYMENT OF DEATH BENEFITS TO BARANGAY OFFICIALS WHO DIE DURING THEIR TERM OF OFFICE”
  • DILG Memorandum Circular No. 2008-124 dated August 21, 2008 re: REVISED RULES AND REGULATIONS IMPLEMENTING EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 115 ENTITLED: AUTHORIZING PAYMENT OF DEATH BENEFITS TO BARANGAY OFFICIALS WHO DIE DURING THEIR TERM OF OFFICE”

EFFECTIVITY 

This covers Barangay Officials who passed away during their term of office from January 1, 2002 up to present

COVERAGE

Barangay Officials who die during their term of office specifically:

  • Punong Barangay (PB)
  • Seven (7) Members of the Sangguniang Barangay Member (SBM)
  • Sangguniang Kabataan Chairman (SKC) as ex-officio member of the sanggunian
  • Barangay Secretary (BS)
  • Barangay Treasurer (BT)

BENEFITS

PHP 22,000.00

  • Punong Barangay (PB)

PHP 12,000.00

  • Sangguniang Barangay Member (SBM)
  • Sangguniang Kabataan Chairman (SKC)
  • Barangay Secretary (BS)
  • Barangay Treasurer (BT)