LIVE: Con-com talks about its upcoming regional consultations, new draft articles

By: - Reporter / @JLeonenINQ
/ 11:06 AM June 07, 2018

LIVE: Press conference with Consultative Committee spokesman Ding Generoso on a new article on People’s Initiative,…


Posted by on Wednesday, June 6, 2018

The Consultative Committee (Con-com) holds a press conference on Thursday to discuss its upcoming regional presentations and consultations on the draft federal constitution.


It is also expected to tackle during the briefing new draft articles on “People’s Initiative,” “Plebiscite,” and “Referendum” to enable people’s direct exercise of legislative power.


President Rodrigo Duterte created the Con-com to review the 1987 Constitution and draw proposed provisions for a new charter under a federal form of government.     /kga

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