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Proposed dynasty ban ‘self-executing‘

Ped xing “I am not color-blind. I know the world is black and white”—John Mayer No more ambiguities, generalities, and grey areas. Drafters of changes to the basic law of the land have just removed the ( the black hole ) or the ( twilight zone ) in the basic….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalMar 14th, 2018

Why Drilon didn t push for anti-dynasty in BBL bicam

MANILA, Philippines – Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon consistently pushed for an anti-dynasty provision in the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, yet when other lawmakers pushed for its deletion, he deliberately didn't defend it. On Monday, July 9, during the first day of the closed-door deliberations, members of the bicameral ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Bicam drops anti-dynasty provision in Bangsamoro bill

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The joint panel finalizing the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law has deleted the measure's anti-dynasty provision. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and 3 other members of the bicameral conference committee confirmed this to Rappler on Monday, July 9, during the first day of closed-door deliberations.  The contingent of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 9th, 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

Duterte First ‘Casualty’ of Anti-Dynasty Provision Under Federalism

MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte will be the “first casualty” of the ban on political dynasties under the proposed Federal Constitution being drafted by the Consultative Committee (ConCom) to review the 1987 Constitution. Former Chief Justice and ConCom Chairman Reynato Puno made this remark during the 1st National Forum and Public Consultation entitled “Revisiting […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

DU30 first ‘casualty’ of anti-dynasty provision under federalism

President Duterte will be the “first casualty” of the ban on political dynasties under the proposed Federal Constitution being drafted by the ConCom to review the 1987 Constitution. DU30 first ‘casualty’ of anti-dynasty provision under federalism President Duterte will be the “first casualty” of the ban on political dynasties under the proposed Federal Constitution being… link: DU30 first ‘casualty’ of anti-dynasty provision under federalism.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 22nd, 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

Proposed dynasty ban ‘self-executing‘

Ped xing “I am not color-blind. I know the world is black and white”—John Mayer No more ambiguities, generalities, and grey areas. Drafters of changes to the basic law of the land have just removed the ( the black hole ) or the ( twilight zone ) in the basic….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018

ConCom set to vote on anti-dynasty provisions

By Arjay L. Balinbin PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Charter review body is set to decide on Monday, March 12, on the final “architecture” of the anti-dynasty provisions. “The Consultative Committee (ConCom) to Review the 1987 Constitution is set to vote at its en banc meeting on Monday on a set of self-executing constitutional provisions that could spell […] The post ConCom set to vote on anti-dynasty provisions appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated 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

Con-Com leaning toward regulating political dynasties in proposed charter

MANILA, Philippines – The Consultative Committee (Con-Com) tentatively agreed to include a self-executing provision regulating political dynasties in the new constitution they will propose to President Rodrigo Duterte and Congress. Con-Com member and former dean of De La Salle University's College of Liberal Arts Julio Teehankee ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Political dynasties threaten Bangsamoro success — Ateneo dean

  Banning political dynasties in the proposed Bangsamoro autonomous region would give it a "fighting chance" to grow alternative leaders and strengthen their political parties, the dean of Ateneo School of Government stressed on Thursday.   Dr. Ronald Mendoza's statement comes after Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon asked if he should continue to push for an anti-political dynasty provision in the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), which seeks to replace the existing Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).   READ: Drilon pushes for provision prohibiting political dynasties in BBL   Mendoza supported Drilon's move citing that the "average ef...Keep on reading: Political dynasties threaten Bangsamoro success — Ateneo dean.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Inclusion of anti-dynasty provision in BBL pushed in Senate

MANILA, Philippines – Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Monday, February 5, proposed for the inclusion of an anti-political dynasty provision in the pending Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). Drilon, author of Senate Bill No. 230 or the Anti-Political Dynasty Act, said it is a “fair provision” that would correct "issues ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2018

Make anti-dynasty clause 'self-executing,' subsidize political parties —Pimentel - GMA News

Make anti-dynasty clause 'self-executing,' subsidize political parties —Pimentel - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2017

Execution by hanging, firing squad included in proposed Death Penalty Law

MANILA, Philippines — Three methods may be used in executing the proposed Death Penalty Law — hanging, firing squad or lethal injection......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 1st, 2016

Hopes up for 2 long-awaited bills

When the new administration of President Aquino began six years ago, there was hope that finally two long-awaited pieces of legislation would finally make it. These were the proposed Anti-Dynasty Law.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

Hopes up for 2 long-awaited bills

When the new administration of President Aquino began six years ago, there was hope that finally two long-awaited pieces of legislation would finally make it. These were the proposed Anti-Dynasty Law and Freedom of Information Law......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

Philhealth to adjust premium contributions in formal sector

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 18 (PIA) - Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth) held a consultation with stakeholders in Cagayan de Oro City on its proposed premium adjustment for CY.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Philhealth to adjust premium contributions in formal sector

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, September 18 (PIA) – Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth) held a consultation with stakeholders in Cagayan de Oro City on its proposed premium adjustment for CY Source link link: Philhealth to adjust premium contributions in formal sector.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

Senators to restore cuts in CHED scholarship?

Senators vowed yesterday to restore cuts for scholarships and other financial assistance programs made on the proposed budget of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and state universities and colleges (SUCs) for 2019......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News11 hr. 1 min. ago

Writers, publishers urge Senate: Leave books out of tax bill

Writers' and publishers' groups have urged the Senate to dump a proviso in the proposed "Trabaho" tax reform law that will repeal the value-added tax (VAT) exemption of books and publications. They warned that the proposed law violates the Florence Agreement signed by the Philippines that encourages the free flow of books and publications across countries. Known as the Tax Reform for Attracting Better and High-Quality Opportunities or "Trabaho" bill (Senate Bill No. 1906 filed by Senate President Vicente Sotto III) seeks to reduce corporate taxes ostensibly to encourage business and investments. But it tries to make up for the loss of government revenues by repealing 123 special...Keep on reading: Writers, publishers urge Senate: Leave books out of tax bill.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News12 hr. 14 min. ago