OFFICE OF THE VICE GOVERNOR
Presiding Officer of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan and shall sign all warrants drawn on the provincial treasury for all expenditures appropriated for the operation of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan and the appointment of all officials and employees of the Sanggunian. It oversees the holding of regular and special sessions, approves agenda, certifies official acts and presides over the Sanggunian sessions. It is the key office insofar as local legislation and policy making functions are concerned. The Vice Governor is heir-apparent if and when permanent or temporary vacancy occurs at the Office of the Governor.