The said ordinance aims to lessen firecracker- related injuries and to regulate firecrackers in the province.
Fines and penalties set for those who will be found violated the “Firecrackers and Pyrotechnic Ordinance” includes the following:
- a fine of P1,000 or an imprisonment of not more than one month but not less than 20 days or both for first offense;
- a fine of P3,000 or an imprisonment of not more than three months but not less than one month or both fine for second offense; and
- a fine of P5,000 or an imprisonment of not more than six months but not less than three months or both fine for third offense.