Endorsing the Adoption of the Population Reference Number

NSCB Resolution No. 4
Series of 1997

ENDORSING THE ADOPTION OF THE POPULATION REFERENCE NUMBER

WHEREAS, Administrative Order No. 308 provides for the adoption of the Population Reference Number (PRN);

WHEREAS, the implementation of the PRN is envisioned to promote efficiency in the bureaucracy, facilitate government services and reduce, if not totally eradicate, fraudulent transactions and misrepresentations;

WHEREAS, the National Statistical Coordination Board recognizes the benefit that could be derived from the PRN;

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED AS IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED, that the Board endorse the adoption of the PRN to the Office of the President.

Approved this 27th day of January 1997.