By authority of the United States, be it enacted by the Philippine Commission, that:
Section 1. Whereas the treasurer of the Province of Leyte has failed to be present in many of the towns of the province to collect the land tax for the year nineteen hundred and two by the date heretofore designated, the time for the payment, without penalty, of the land tax in the Province of Leyte for the year nineteen hundred and two is hereby extended to April first, nineteen hundred and three, anything in previous Acts to the contrary notwithstanding.
Section 2. 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 3. This Act shall take effect on its passage.