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Office of the Sangguniang Bayan Secretary

Mr. Jayson M. Macahiya

Sangguniang Bayan Secretary

Email Address: [email protected], [email protected] 

Office Address: 3rd Floor, Chipeco Building, Tanalega Street, Barangay San Agustin, Municipality of Bay, Laguna, 4033


Section 469 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, provides that there shall be a Secretary to the Sanggunian who shall be a career official with the rank and salary equal to a head of a department or office who shall take charge of the office of the secretary to the Sanggunian.


The Sangguniang Bayan as the legislative body aims to fulfill and achieve the highest standard of formulating and crafting legislative measures that are beneficial to our constituents in harmony with general welfare clause that enshrined under RA7160.


Three (3) major objectives, as mandated by RA 7160, namely:

    1. To assist the Sangguniang Bayan in the performance of its duties and responsibilities as lawmaker and policy maker;
    2. To act as custodian and keeper of all SB documents and records
    3. To serve as conduit between SB and the LGUs, NGOs, POs and the general public on all matters pertaining to legislation.

Powers, Duties and Functions

    1. Attend meetings of the Sanggunian and keep a journal of its proceedings;
    2. Keep the seal of the local government unit and affix the same with his signature to all ordinances, resolutions and other official acts of the Sanggunian and present the same to the presiding officer for his signature;
    3. Forward to the mayor for approval copies of the ordinances enacted by the Sanggunian and duly certified by the presiding officer;
    4. Record and keep all ordinances and resolutions enacted or adopted by the Sanggunian;
    5. Exercise such other powers and perform such other duties and functions as may be prescribed by law or ordinances