Sangguniang Panlungsod’s Vision Statement

A pro-active City Council that exhibits high public accountability, thinking globally but acting locally, a predictable, responsive, dynamic, independent and effective legislative body that will ensure a better quality of life to our constituents.

Composition

The Sangguniang Panlungsod shall be composed of the Vice Mayor as presiding officer, the members elected by district, and such sectoral representatives as may be chosen pursuant to law.

Term of Service

The term of office of the regular members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod of SJDM, Bulacan shall be three (3) years which shall commence on June 30, 2010 (12:00 noon while the two ex-officio members such as the ABC President and SK Federation President will commence and last pursuant to law.

Presiding Officer

The Vice Mayor shall preside at a Sangguniang Panlungsod Session and in his absence, the members present shall elect from among themselves a temporary presiding officer.

He shall certify within ten (10) days from the passage of ordinances enacted and resolutions adopted by the sanggunian in the session over which he presided.

The regular presiding officer shall not be a chairman of any standing committee, but shall be a voice and vote in all committee deliberations. He may, however, be elected as chairman of any special or ad hoc committee which the sanggunian may organize for a specific purpose.