Senator Leila de Lima releases a statement following the termination of the inquiry on the spate of extrajudicial killings in the country.
To guarantee transparency and efficiency, a web-based monitoring system will be set up to monitor and evaluate programs funded by the local development funds.
Qualified Overseas Filipino Workers, who are returning to the same employer or job site will no longer have to secure the overseas employment certificate requirement.
Section 27 Article VI of the 1987 Constitution stipulates that to become laws, enrolled bills or those passed by both the House of Representatives and the Senate are submitted first to the President for his approval and signature. The President’s veto should be expressed within 30 days after the receipt of the Congress’ final version; otherwise, the bill automatically becomes a law.