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HOUSE RESCINDED APPROVAL OF ROAD BOARD ABOLITION BILL

HOUSE RESCINDED APPROVAL OF ROAD BOARD ABOLITION BILL
 

19 December 2018 08:34:18 PM

In a press briefing on Wednesday, House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya, Jr. stressed that the House of Representatives is determined to abandon or scrap House Bill 7436 which seeks to abolish the Road Board. He said the House unanimously decided in plenary to rescind the third reading approval of the bill. Prior to the withdrawal, Andaya said they talked to President Duterte who bared that he rejected the resignation of Road Board Executive Director Luisito “Chito” Clavano. The Chief Executive expressed confidence in Clavano's ability to clean up the Road Board according to Andaya. | Rowena Bundang/ Gilbert Engay