SALIENT POINTS OF the enhanced BANGSAMORO BASIC LAW 1
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SALIENT POINTS OF the enhanced BANGSAMORO BASIC LAW 5Why pursue the peace process ? We are pursuing peace and stability in Muslim Mindanao through a negotiated political settlement to address: ❑Historical injustices committed against the Bangsamoro ❑Minoritization and landlessness ❑Relative economic deprivation and underdevelopment (bring lag regions like the Bangsamoro at par with the other more developed regions in the country) ❑Political and cultural marginalization ❑The just aspirations of the Bangsamoro people for self-determination while preserving and strengthening the territorial integrity of the Republic of the Philippines.
SALIENT POINTS OF the enhanced BANGSAMORO BASIC LAW 6Drafting and Submission of the Bangsamoro Basic Law 7 Nov 2016 –Issuance of EO 8 on the creation of the new BTC with 21 members•11 from MILF and 10 GPH (including 3 from MNLF-Jikiri/Sema Group), ARMM, Women, Academe, Settler Community, IPs, increased in representation and inclusive of all sectors. 10 Feb 2017 –PRRD named the 21 members of the BTC 24 Feb 2017 –BTC was officially launched in Davao City 17 June 2017 –BTC finalized its draft 17 July 2017 –BTC turned over the draft BBL to PRRD at the Malacanang Palace 26 Sept 2017 –Proposed BBL is filed as HB 6475 at the House of Representatives (authored by Speaker Alvarez, Majority Floor Leader Farinas, Minority Floor Leader Suarez, Deputy Speaker Sema, etc.)
SALIENT POINTS OF the enhanced BANGSAMORO BASIC LAW 7Purpose of the Proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law “The purpose of this Basic Lawis to establish a political entity, provide for its basic structure of government in recognition of the justness and legitimacy of the cause of the Bangsamoro people and their aspiration to chart their political future through a democratic process that will secure their identity and posterity and allow for meaningful self-governance.” (BBL, Article I, Sec. 3) Outline of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) Preamble Article I Name and Purpose Article II Bangsamoro Identity Article III Territory Article IV General Principles and Policies Article V Powers of Government Article VI Intergovernmental Relations Article VII The Bangsamoro Government Article VIII Wali Article IX Basic Rights Article X Bangsamoro Justice System Article XI Public Order and Safety Article XII Fiscal Autonomy Article XIII Economy and Patrimony Article XIV Rehabilitation and Development Article XV Plebiscite Article XVI Bangsamoro Transition Authority Article XVII Amendments and Revisions Article XVIII Final Provisions
SALIENT POINTS OF the enhanced BANGSAMORO BASIC LAW 8Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL)MYTHS VS. FACTSMYTH: That the Bangsamoro will be an independent state separate from the Philippines, with its inhabitants having a citizenship different from the rest of the Filipinos.
- Summer '17
- Dean Almirante
- Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao