Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez | Philstar.com

Reference: Cigaral, I. N. (2019, July 17). Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 31, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/business/2019/07/17/1935474/economic-team-closely-study-new-federalism-drafts-dominguez Economic team to closely study new federalism drafts — Dominguez Ian Nicolas Cigaral (Philstar.com) – July 17, 2019 – 12:15pm MANILA, Philippines — Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said Tuesday the … Continue reading

Federalism now dances to Cha-cha beat | Inquirer News

Salaverria, L. B. (2019, July 17). Federalism now dances to Cha-cha beat. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1142592/federalism-now-dances-to-cha-cha-beat Federalism now dances to Cha-cha beatBy: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:16 AM July 17, 2019 Taking its cue from President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent pronouncements, the government body tasked with … Continue reading

DOWNLOAD: The complete final draft of the federal Constitution | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. N. (2018, July 09). DOWNLOAD: The complete final draft of the federal Constitution. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1008581/download-the-complete-final-draft-of-the-federal-constitution DOWNLOAD: The complete final draft of the federal Constitution By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:40 PM July 09, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte’s 22-member Consultative Committee has officially … Continue reading

Murad okays Piñol transfer to MinDa | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 12). Murad okays Piñol transfer to MinDa. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/murad-okays-pi%C3%B1ol-transfer-minda Murad okays Piñol transfer to MinDa By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 12, 2019 THE interim chief minister of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has agreed to the transfer of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel … Continue reading

What Alan really wants: Lifting of term limits | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 12). What Alan really wants: Lifting of term limits. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/what-alan-really-wants-lifting-term-limits What Alan really wants: Lifting of term limits By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 12, 2019 TAGUIG-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano will push for the lifting of the term limits of lawmakers and local … Continue reading

Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 10). Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-meets-with-misuari-after-dropping-federalism-push/ Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push July 10, 2019 | 8:45 pm PCOO PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte on Tuesday met with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Chairman Nur Misuari in Malacañang, … Continue reading

Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 10). Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299400/ample-powers-for-rody-s-use-to-solve-ph-ills.html Ample powers for Rody’s use to solve PH ills posted July 10, 2019 at 01:40 am by MJ Blancaflor and Macon Ramos-Araneta President Rodrigo Duterte can impose martial law, declare … Continue reading

Some Senators eyeing presidency, says Drilon | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 10). Some Senators eyeing presidency, says Drilon. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/10/some-senators-eyeing-presidency-says-drilon/ Some Senators eyeing presidency, says Drilon By TDT – July 10, 2019 12:05 AM Drilon Without dropping names, opposition Sen. Franklin Drilon yesterday disclosed a number of his Senate peers are casting … Continue reading

Alan eyes term extension for solons, local execs | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 10). Alan eyes term extension for solons, local execs. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/alan-eyes-term-extension-solons-local-execs Alan eyes term extension for solons, local execs By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 10, 2019 HE has yet to assume his post as speaker but Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano has already set … Continue reading

PCOO: Only P1.5M spent on federalism drive | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 05). PCOO: Only P1.5M spent on federalism drive. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/pcoo-only-p15m-spent-federalism-drive PCOO: Only P1.5M spent on federalism drive By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 05, 2019 THE Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) yesterday said only P1.5 million of the P10 million fund for an information … Continue reading

DILG to pursue federalism campaign despite backtrack by President | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. (2019, June 26). DILG to pursue federalism campaign despite backtrack by President. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/dilg-to-pursue-federalism-campaign-despite-backtrack-by-president/ DILG to pursue federalism campaign despite backtrack by President June 26, 2019 THE DEPARTMENT of Interior and Local Government (DILG) said the shift to a federal government is still a priority of the … Continue reading

Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, June 27). Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298312/duterte-pushes-cha-cha-wavers-on-federal-shift.html Duterte pushes Cha-Cha, wavers on federal shift By Nathaniel Mariano – June 27, 2019 For the first time, President Rodrigo Duterte seemed to lose heart in campaign promise to shift the country to a federal form of … Continue reading

Duterte tells reps on speaker post: ‘Sort it out among yourselves’ | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. (2019, June 26). Duterte tells reps on speaker post: ‘Sort it out among yourselves’. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-tells-reps-on-speaker-post-sort-it-out-among-yourselves/ Duterte tells reps on speaker post: ‘Sort it out among yourselves’ June 25, 2019 PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte on Tuesday said he will no longer endorse a candidate for the House speakership … Continue reading

Duterte concedes on federalism – Go | The Manila Times

Reference: Valente, C. S. (2019, June 11). Duterte concedes on federalism – Go. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 11, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/duterte-concedes-on-federalism-go/567472/ Duterte concedes on federalism – Go | The Manila Times Online BY CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT JUNE 11, 2019 President Rodrigo Duterte has conceded that the shift to a federal system of government … Continue reading

More allies in Senate bring new hope for delayed priority legislation | Philstar.com

Reference: (2019, May 15). More allies in Senate bring new hope for delayed priority legislation. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/15/1918019/more-allies-senate-bring-new-hope-delayed-priority-legislation More allies in Senate bring new hope for delayed priority legislation (philstar.com) – May 15, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — In his 2018 State of the Nation Address, President Rodrigo Duterte laid out … Continue reading

  • Welcome to Legislative Library Service Online!

    Welcome! This is the current information service provided by the House of Representatives Legislative Library which started in the 15th Congress. This blog provides information about the Library, its collection, online clippings of national issues related to or about the House of Representatives, the different House Members, Philippine legislative history, legislation, bill drafting, laws, and other articles pertaining to Congress and to the creation of laws.