Republic of the Philippines
Department of Environment and Natural Resources
DENR Compound, EMB Building, Visayas Avenue
Diliman, Quezon City

Series of 2002

          WHEREAS, the PAB recognizes the need to extensively review pollution cases with pending issue on fines/penalty to arrive at a more just and impartial decision with regard to its imposition;
             WHEREAS, it was observed that a number of concerns/circumstances surrounding the cases with remaining issues on fines/penalty warrants the need for a more intricate study, which would require the expertise of both legal and technical personnel for a more
              WHEREAS, the PAB perceives the need for a committee that would review pollution cases with pending issue on fines/penalty imposable against violators and to aide the Board in arriving at a just and impartial decision;
                RESOLVED, as it is hereby resolved, that the committee shall be called Committee on Fines which is primarily assigned to conduct a review on the above-mentioned pollution cases, and to come up with an appropriate recommendation to the Board for the proper resolution thereof.
                FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Committee on Fines shall be composed of a Chairman and Co chairman which shall come from the Members of the PAB, one (1) Legal Counsel and three (3) members of the technical secretariat.

                                                                       PAB Resolution 01 Series of 2002