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House okays bill abolishing PCGG

THE House of Representatives yesterday approved on third and final reading a measure seeking to abolish the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG). With a vote of 162-10 and no abstention, the House passed HB 7376 which intends to strengthen the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG). The PCGG was….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalMay 15th, 2018

Bill abolishing PCGG a ‘treacherous move’ by House, says Selda

      Victims of martial law atrocities have branded the passage of a bill that seeks to abolish the commission tasked to recover the ill-gotten wealth of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos as a "treacherous move" by the House of Representatives. TheSamahan ng Ex-Detainees Laban sa Detensyon at Aresto (Selda) on Friday condemned the approval of House Bill 7376 whichseeks to abolish the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) and transfer its powers and functions to the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG). "Abolishing the PCGG is a treacherous move to block further recovery of the Marcos ill-gotten wealth, That's the Duterte government in cahoots ...Keep on reading: Bill abolishing PCGG a ‘treacherous move’ by House, says Selda.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Robredo assails move to abolish PCGG

Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday expressed concern over the House of Representatives' passage of a bill abolishing the agency tasked to go after and recover the loot of the family and cronies of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

House approves bill abolishing PCGG - ABS-CBN News

House approves bill abolishing PCGG - ABS-CBN News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

House OKs bill abolishing PCGG

House OKs bill abolishing PCGG.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

House passes bill abolishing PCGG, OGCC

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved the bill which seeks to abolish the Presidential Commission on Good Government and the Office of the Government Corporate Counsel in a bid to further strengthen the powers of the Office of the Solicitor General......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

Road Board abolition now up for Duterte’s signature

MANILA, Philippines – After weeks of impasse in Congress, the bill abolishing the corruption-laden Road Board is now ready for President Rodrigo Duterte’s signature. The Senate on Tuesday, January 22, adopted the version passed by the House on Monday. This means there will be no bicameral ........»»

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Senate adopts House bill on Road Board abolition

THE SENATE on Tuesday adopted the House of Representatives’ revised version of the bill abolishing the Road Board......»»

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House OKs bill abolishing Road Board

House OKs bill abolishing Road Board.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJan 21st, 2019

House OKs bill abolishing Road Board

MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives approved on third and final reading the bill that would abolish the graft-riddled Road Board......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2019

Senate, House reach consensus on Road Board abolition

The Senate and the House of Representatives have agreed to come up with a revised version of a bill abolishing the Road Board, which Congress aims to submit to President Duterte for signing into law in the coming days......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

DOJ denies Rappler Holdings and Maria Ressa appeal over tax charges | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Department of Justice or DOJ denies the appeal of Rappler Holdings Corporation and its president Maria Ressa over 4 counts of alleged failure to supply correct information in the tax returns, and one count of tax evasion. The Senate and the House of Representatives finally arrives at a compromise on the bill abolishing the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

Congress ends deadlock on Road Board abolition

MANILA, Philippines – After a weeks-long standoff , the Senate and the House of Representatives arrived at a compromise on the bill abolishing the graft-riddled Road Board.   The House approved the amended House Bill (HB) 7436 on second reading on Wednesday, January 16, a day after House ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

Swift ‘paper bicam’ eyed on Road Board abolition

The Senate set yesterday conditions before it would accede to the request of the House of Representatives to reconvene the bicameral conference committee to put in amendments to the bill abolishing the corruption-tainted Road Board. Source link link: Swift ‘paper bicam’ eyed on Road Board abolition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 15th, 2019

Swift ‘paper bicam’ eyed on Road Board abolition

The Senate set yesterday conditions before it would accede to the request of the House of Representatives to reconvene the bicameral conference committee to put in amendments to the bill abolishing the corruption-tainted Road Board......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019

House okays bill granting benefits To S& T personnel in government service

House okays bill granting benefits To S& T personnel in government service.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 27th, 2018

House caves in, vows to pass better Road Board abolition bill

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The House of Representatives finally gave in to demands of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Senate to pass a bill abolishing the Road Board. House Majority Floor Leader Rolando Andaya Jr, on Saturday, December 22, said that the lower chamber's leadership changed its mind after hearing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2018

Duterte inclined to abolish Road Board — Palace

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is inclined to sign a bill abolishing the Road Board even without the counterpart measure from the House of Representatives, which Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has yet to…READ The post Duterte inclined to abolish Road Board — Palace appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

Duterte inclined to abolish Road Board -- Palace | The Manila Times Online

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is inclined to sign a bill abolishing the Road Board even without the counterpart measure from the House of Representatives, which Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has yet toR.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

Arroyo signature in Road Board abolition bill ministerial – Malacañang

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – For Malacañang, the need for House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to sign the bill abolishing the Road Board may only be "ministerial." Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said on Friday, December 21, that Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea had voiced this as Malacañang contemplates the impasse on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

Duterte’s final position: He wants Road Board abolished, says Palace

MANILA, Philippines -- President Rodrigo Duterte is firm in his stand to abolish the graft-ridden Road Board, his spokesman said Friday, citing the road user's tax has been the milking cow of corrupt politicians.   The Senate and the House of Representatives have earlier approved the abolition of the Road Board but the lower chamber later moved to rescind it.   READ: Palace: Duterte to sign bill abolishing Road Board   Despite the stalemate between the Senate and the House, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the President wanted the corrupt-ridden agency abolished.   Panelo said he asked the President's position on the issue when they met on Thur...Keep on reading: Duterte’s final position: He wants Road Board abolished, says Palace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018