Human rights, medical marijuana bills filed anew | Philstar.com

Reference: Cabrera, R. (2019, July 2). Human rights, medical marijuana bills filed anew. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 3, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/02/1931314/human-rights-medical-marijuana-bills-filed-anew Human rights, medical marijuana bills filed anew Romina Cabrera (philstar.com) – July 2, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Several pieces of legislation that failed to make it in the last Congress have been re-filed. These include … Continue reading

DoF, Congress amenable to weekly talks | BusinessWorld

Reference: (2019, June 28). DoF, Congress amenable to weekly talks. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/dof-congress-amenable-to-weekly-talks/ DoF, Congress amenable to weekly talks By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – June 28, 2019 Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III believes closer coordination with Congress will facilitate reform legislation. THE DEPARTMENT of Finance (DoF) on Thursday proposed more frequent … Continue reading

DoE, House dip power rates | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bajo, AJ. (2019, January 23). DoE, House dip power rates. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 21, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/23/doe-house-dip-power-rates/ DoE, House dip power rates By AJ Bajo – January 23, 2019 12:07 AM The Department of Energy (DoE) yesterday welcomed moves by the House Committee on Energy to find ways … Continue reading

Eat if you can | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, February 07). Eat if you can. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/07/eat-if-you-can/ Eat if you can By TDT – February 7, 2019 12:03 AM After blood banks and sperm banks, now comes food banks or “leftovers exchanges” to be created under the recently passed House Bill … Continue reading

Andaya: House to work ‘double time’ in passing bills after low approval rating | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. (2018, September 25). Andaya: House to work ‘double time’ in passing bills after low approval rating. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1036087/andaya-house-to-work-double-time-in-passing-bills-after-low-approval-rating. Andaya: House to work ‘double time’ in passing bills after low approval rating By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:09 PM September 25, … Continue reading

Duterte certifies ‘end to endo’ bill as urgent | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018 September 26).Duterte certifies ‘end to endo’ bill as urgent. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/26/1854855/duterte-certifies-end-endo-bill-urgent. Duterte certifies ‘end to endo’ bill as urgent Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 26, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has certified as urgent a bill that seeks … Continue reading

Speaker cites bills up for passage before break | BusinessWorld

Reference: Dela Cruz, M. N. R. (2018, February 15).Speaker cites bills up for passage before breakn . BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 20, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/speaker-cites-bills-passage-break/ Speaker cites bills up for passage before break February 15, 2018 | 12:11 am HOUSE SPEAKER Pantaleon D. Alvarez said the House of Representatives aims to pass the bills on Dissolution … Continue reading

Atienza tells Speaker to reconsider proposal to easily dissolve marriage

Reference: Cayabyab, M.J. (2017, July 11). Atienza tells Speaker to reconsider proposal to easily dissolve marriage. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 13, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/912933/atienza-tells-speaker-to-reconsider-proposal-to-easily-dissolve-marriage Atienza tells Speaker to reconsider proposal to easily dissolve marriage . By: Marc Jayson Cayabyab – Reporter / @MJcayabyabINQ INQUIRER.net / 04:15 PM July 11, 2017 Buhay Rep. Lito Atienza on Tuesday … Continue reading

House’s legislative score rated as dismal | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2017, June 14). House’s legislative score rated as dismal. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 14, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house%E2%80%99s-legislative-score-rated-dismal House’s legislative score rated as dismal By Wendell Vigilia June 14, 2017 OUT of 5,819 bills that congressmen filed in the First Regular Session of the 17th Congress, only 194, or 3.33 percent, were passed on third … Continue reading

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