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Con-Com changes regulate to ban in provisions on political dynasties

Con-Com changes regulate to ban in provisions on political dynasties.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepMar 13th, 2018

Con-Com Eyes ‘Regulating’ Political Dynasties

While Congress has yet to pass a law regulating political dynasties, President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s consultative committee (Con-com) has begun contemplating its own provisions to regulate them. During its meeting on Wednesday, the Con-com, the body tasked to review the 1987 Constitution, agreed to adopt “strong, self-executing provisions to regulate political dynasties”. This, after Con-com […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

Charter review body wants to regulate political dynasties

By Arjay L. Balinbin The Philippines’ federal constitution will have “stricter, self-executing anti-dynasty provisions,” President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Charter review body announced on Wednesday, March 7. “[A] consensus emerged among the members of the Consultative Committee (ConCom) reviewing the 1987 constitution to provide strong, self-executing provisions to regulate political dynasties,” said the office of ConCom […] The post Charter review body wants to regulate political dynasties appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 8th, 2018

Federalism to worsen political violence in regions – PCIJ

MANILA, Philippines – Political dynasties will still flourish under federalism, which may even escalate tensions and violence among clans in the regions, according to a recent Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) report. The Consultative Committee on the 1987 Constitution decided to regulate  and not to ban dynasties in the proposed ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

Puno body approves final provisions vs politicial dynasty

The consultative committee created by President Rodrigo Duterte to review the Constitution on Wednesday approved a set of provisions that would bar members of political dynasties from running for the same position in elections.   In an en banc session, all 18 committee members agreed on the definition of a political dynasty and the conditions by which members of the same family could run for or hold elective positions.   Dynasty defined   The body defined political dynasty as one that "exists when a family whose members are related up to the second degree of consanguinity or affinity whether such relations are legitimate, illegitimate, half or full blood,...Keep on reading: Puno body approves final provisions vs politicial dynasty.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

Con-Com finalizes wording of anti-dynasty provision

MANILA, Philippines – After 4 days of intense discussion, the Consultative Committee (Con-Com) finally decided on the wording of the self-executing provision that would regulate political dynasties in the new federal constitution they will propose to President Rodrigo Duterte. The Con-Com arrived at the wording on Wednesday, March 14. The wording ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

Concom finalizes anti-dynasty provisions

MANILA, Philippines — The consultative committee (Concom) is finalizing the provisions regulating political dynasties under the new constitution......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018

Concom votes to regulate, not ban political dynasties

MANILA, Philippines — Political dynasties in the country will be regulated under the proposed federal government......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

Concom votes to regulate, rather than totally ban, political dynasties up to second degree

The Consultative Committee reviewing the 1987 Constitution on Monday voted ten to nine to regulate political dynasties, as opposed to a total ban on political dynasties. They also voted to extend the regulation on political dynasties up to the second degree of consanguinity and affinity, as opposed to the third and fourth degrees......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

Con-Com votes to regulate political dynasties in new charter

MANILA, Philippines - The Consultative Committee voted to insert a self-executing provision covering relatives up to the 2nd degree of consanguinity and affinity. The ban could prohibit such relatives from succeeding each other, running in the same election cycle, or occupying simultaneous posts in government but this will still be ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

Con-com en banc to vote on provisions stopping political dynasties this week

The Consultative Committee (con-com) en banc is scheduled to vote on three key provisions regarding political dynasties in the Philippines on Monday. Source link link: Con-com en banc to vote on provisions stopping political dynasties this week.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

Experts suggest compromise for Congress: Regulate, not ban, dynasties

MANILA, Philippines – With unending discussions on an anti-political dynasty law, experts are now proposing a compromise to make the measure more amenable to Congress. With 78% of Congress belonging to dynasties, lawmakers have been hesitant to pass such a law despite a constitutional provision saying so. University of the Philippines ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Not the right time for a federal shift

Former Supreme Court Chief Justice Reynato Puno, head of President Duterte’s Consultative Committee (ConCom), appears to believe that political dynasties and the economic elite are behind the move opposing the ConCom’s draft constitution that calls for the shift of the present unitary system to Federalism. He, and presumably his commissioners, point to the entrenched political […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2018

As Philippines’ Duterte starts to flag, his daughter reaches out to a Marcos

MANILA — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte thinks political dynasties are bad. But the way the prevailing political winds are blowing, it looks like a dynasty of his own might be taking shape. Nine months away from mid-term elections that could determine the success or failure of his presidency, his daughter, Sara Duterte, is fast emerging as […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Cha-cha: More chances for dynasts to steal

The draft federal constitution does not abolish political dynasties. It even expands their clout. Dynasts will have more chances to rob Filipinos blind......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

Will political dynasties end under Duterte s promise of federalism?

LEADERS of an antipolitical dynasty movement burn images that they said represented dynasties at a university campus in Legazpi City. MAR S. ARGUELLES / INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON Political dynasties.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

Puno: Political dynasties spell end of federalism

Puno: Political dynasties spell end of federalism.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

EDITORIAL - One step forward

The provision banning political dynasties was deleted, raising the prospect of a similar move in the ongoing effort to rewrite the Constitution and drag the nation kicking and screaming toward federalism......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 19th, 2018

JV Ejercito backs ban on political dynasties

Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito says he supports the proposed ban on political dynasties in the federal charter......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Nene Pimentel: Proposed new charter ready by time of President’s 3rd Sona

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY --- The consultative committee reviewing the 1987 Constitution aims to finish the proposed draft for a new charter by July 23, when President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his the third State of the Nation Address (Sona), according to former Senate President Aquilino "Nene" Pimentel Jr. Pimentel said he expected Duterte to mention the provisions in the proposed draft, which includes, among others, the shift to a federal-presidential form of government, the in-tandem election of the two highest political positions in the country -- the president and the vice president -- and the educational requirement of candidates for public office. Pimentel was among the 19 per...Keep on reading: Nene Pimentel: Proposed new charter ready by time of President’s 3rd Sona.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 30th, 2018

Duterte first ‘casualty’ of anti-dynasty provision under federal government

PRESIDENT RODRIGO Duterte is likely to be the “first casualty” of the ban on political dynasties under the proposed Federal […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsJun 24th, 2018