By authority of the United States, be it enacted by the Philippine Commission, that:
Section 1. All operations in connection with the assessment and collection of a land tax in the Province of Laguna shall be suspended until civil government is established in that province.
Section 2. All operations in connection with the assessment and collection of a land tax in the Province of Batangas shall be suspended until that province is restored to the executive control of the Civil Governor.
Section 3. The public good requiring the speedy enactment of this bill, the passage of the same is hereby expedited in accordance with section two of “An Act prescribing the order of procedure by the Commission in the enactment of laws,” passed September twenty-sixth, nineteen hundred.
Section 4. This Act shall take effect on its passage.