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THIRD, FINAL READING

Senate OKs joint resolution raising pay of AFP men, uniformed personnel

By: - Reporter / @MAgerINQ
/ 10:31 PM December 13, 2017

President Duterte meets with soldiers in Fort Magsaysay in Nueva Ecija province. —JOAN BONDOC

The Senate has approved on third and final reading a joint resolution that would raise the pay of military and the uniformed personnel (MUP) in government starting next year.

Twenty senators approved late Wednesday night Senate Joint Resolution No. 11.

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The measure must be approved by the Senate and the House of Representatives before it is transmitted to President

Once enacted into law, the pay  Police Officer 1 and those with equivalent rank, for instance, would be raised n by 100 percent.

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