As an institution of, for, and by the people, it is the House of Representatives’ duty to empower and ensure that all members of the Filipino society are represented and given the platform to participate in governance. The Bill Drafting Contest is one way in which we can strengthen the youth's role in nation building through participatory policy-making.
Following the success of the first Bill Drafting Contest held by the House of Representatives in 2017, the second installment – Bill Drafting Contest 2018 – shall continue to carry the torch as it strengthens youth participation in nation building.
PROPOSED BILL must --
|* only if applicable to the proposed legislation/bill|
|May 18, 2018 (Friday) to June 14, 2018 (Thursday)||Call for Participants (Online Pre-registration)|
|June 27, 2018 (Wednesday)||Introduction to Public Policy Seminar (c/o CAD):
|June 28, 2018 (Thursday)||Bill Drafting Seminar|
|July 2, 2018 (Monday) to July 12, 2018 (Thursday)||Consultation and Mentorship|
|July 16, 2018 (Monday) to 7:00pm of August 16, 2018 (Thursday)||Bill Filing (Preliminary Round):
|September 17, 2018 (Monday)||Notification of Preliminary Round Winners|
|September 18, 2018 (Tuesday) to September 27, 2018 (Thursday)||
Consultation and Period of Revision
Preliminary Round Winners may visit the House of Representatives to consult with House Committees as they revise their bill entries for the final round.
|October 4, 2018 (Thursday)||Deadline for Submission of Soft Copies of Revised Bill Entries for Final Round|
|October 11, 2018 (Thursday)||Final Round and Awarding of Winners|
For further inquiries, you may contact us through any of the channels below:
SOURCE: Speaker's Office, House of Representatives