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Posts Tagged ‘Senate Committee on Constitutional Amendments’

Senators think charter change still has a long way to go in 18th Congress

Posted on Wednesday, 10 July 2019 01:22 AM | No Comments
Some senators are still not sold on the idea of instilling changes in the 1987 Constitution in the 18th Congress. This, despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s manifestations of pursuing the charter...

Former Supreme Court justices favor Constitutional Convention

Posted on Thursday, 18 January 2018 06:47 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Former Supreme Court Chief Justice Reynato Puno called the proposal to amend the Constitution through constituent assembly a “cheap argument”. Puno said there will be a conflict...

Some senators find proposed charter change ‘untimely’

Posted on Wednesday, 17 January 2018 02:25 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – For some senators, it is too early to tackle the proposed amendments to the provisions of the 1987 Constitution. According to Senator Panfilo Lacson, until now the...