What is the legal basis of the inter-LGU cooperation?

Name of Office: Bureau of Local Health Development

ARTICLE X SECTION 13 OF THE CONSTITUTION

            “Local Government Units may group themselves, consolidate or coordinate their efforts and resources for the purpose commonly beneficial to them in accordance to the law.”

LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE 1991 SECTION 33

            “This allows for Inter-LGU cooperation to occur through Memoranda of Agreement for mutually beneficial purposes, with agreed contributions of staff, financial and capital resources in whatever manner that suits the LGU concerned.”