Pdf the book examines the changing pattern power configuration and alignment in the making and unmaking of the bangsamoro basic law. The bangsamoro people shall uphold the constitution as the fundamental law of the land and unequivocally owe allegiance and fidelity to the. July 12, 2017 the drug war, the south china sea, and terrorism in mindanao. Hide footnote since then, new families have carved out and expanded turf of their own. President rodrigo duterte commits to push for the legislation that will complete the peace agreement with the moro islamic liberation front. Final draft of the bangsamoro basic law, for submission to.
Passage of bangsamoro basic law is a step towards peace. Drafting and submission of the bangsamoro basic law. The bangsamoro law enforcer should be called as such and not as police. Dissecting the bangsamoro basic law alternative law. First track is the shift of government from unitary to federal and the second track is the peace deal with ndf ccp npa and moro islamic liberation. Define bangsamoro as the political and juridical entity created by the bangsamoro basic law which is an autonomous region as provided in section 15. Under former president benigno aquino iii, deliberations on bills of what would have become the bangsamoro basic law were stopped after a botched police operation in. Better bangsamoro law seen if passed after federal shift. We are encouraging the bangsamoros, indigenous people, and christian settlers to attend this historic event that would mark our common aspiration to have. What are some good effects of the bangsamoro basic law. Michael henry yusingco, ateneo school of government. After continued negotiations and debates over certain provisions, the congress of the philippines created and ratified a basic law for the region, now referred to as the bangsamoro organic law.
The purpose of this law, according to the office of the presidential adviser on the peace process, is. This would be more effective for law enforcement as muslim men are afraid to be shot by women as they men would go to hell. The members of the commission shall draft the bangsamoro basic law in conformity with the peace agreements between the government of the republic. Download document here proposed draft bangsamoro basic law bbl by office of the presidential adviser on the peace process on scribd. The parties shall mutually take such steps for its full implementation leading to the establishment of the bangsamoro transition authority and the regular bangsamoro government, the gradual normalization of the previously. Turnover of the proposed bangsamoro basic law 7172017. The bangsamoro islamic freedom fighters biff, sometimes called the bangsamoro islamic freedom movement bifm, is an islamic separatist organization based in the southern philippines. Congress fails to approve the bangsamoro basic law, threatening to undermine a peace. Hb 4994 proposed bangsamoro basic law 2014 proposed. The moro muslim people in the southern philippines have long fought for independence, and the bangsamoro basic law bbl, now renamed the basic law for the bangsamoro autonomous region, is the latest attempt to address the issue. Lower house to file bill amending bangsamoro basic law to replace armm by joyce ilas, cnn philippines. House 7th committee hearing on the bangsamoro basic law. Lower house to file bill amending bangsamoro basic law to. Final draft of the bangsamoro basic law, for submission to prrd untv news june 9, 2017 7882 the chair of the government implementing panel for the bangsamoro peace accords irene santiago announced thursday that the bangsamoro transition commission btc has completed the draft of the bangsamoro basic law bbl.
Manila, philippines the senate and the house of representatives agreed yesterday on the final version of the proposed bangsamoro basic law bbl. Davao city the bangsamoro transition commission btc announced it will push through with the bangsamoro assembly on november 26 to november 27 to gather the stakeholders of the proposed bangsamoro basic law bbl. Report of the peace council on the bangsamoro basic law. Federalism and the proposed bangsamoro government when president rodrigo r. The remaining people who drafted the 1987 constitution meet to talk about the controversial bangsamoro basic law. It has been over a year since the ratification of the bangsamoro organic law bol that established the new bangsamoro autonomous region in muslim mindanao barmm, the philippines. The law provides the legal foundation for the establishment of the bangsamoro, a political entity that greatly expands the present autonomous region in muslim mindanao.
The bangsamoro identity struggle and the bangsamoro basic law as the path to. Administration of justice shall be in accordance with the relevant provisions of this basic law and with due regard to the powers of the. Salient points of the enhanced bangsamoro basic law 1. Pdf the politics of the bangsamoro basic law researchgate. There was a survey conducted about the public opinion on the law on march 2015 by pulse asia. Passing the bangsamoro basic law bbl may be the solution to the longterm conflict in mindanao that will finally bring peace to the bangsamoro people of mindanao.
Posted on july 18, 2017, in bangsamoro peace process, links, resource center. The passage in bangsamoro basic law is not welcomed by all the people in philippines. Analysis even where we are now with an agreed version of the proposed bbl congress is deliberating on, i believe it would help to have a more strategic direction for the longer road ahead to peace or the full solution of the bangsamoro problem read more. The bangsamoro transition commission, created by executive order 120, is a body authorized to draft the bangsamoro basic law bbl for the new bangsamoro political entity. Alternative dispute resolution adr is most welcome as it unclogs the courts. Core territory the core territory of the bangsamoro shall be composed of. If passed, it would result in the creation of the bangsamoro, an autonomous moro region with its own rule of law. The chairman of the bangsamoro transition commission btc issued on tuesday nov 7 a statement announcing that the convening of the bangsamoro assembly will push. Report of the peace council on the bangsamoro basic law executive summary page 3 of 9 kind of citizen, and no creation, virtual or otherwise, of a political territory that is greater than the national government that creates it, or beyond the reach of the constitution that allows it.
Pdf the bangsamoro identity struggle and the bangsamoro basic. Salient points of the enhanced bangsamoro basic law 6 drafting 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 mnlfjikirisema group, armm. Ad hoc committee on the bbl proposed bangsamoro basic. The bangsamoro basic law bbl, a law that will allow the muslim rebels in mindanao to have their own state and will be funded by the phillippine government from our taxes. Bayang pilipinas started this petition to filipinos. Background of the study the bangsamoro basic law, often referred to. Stephen sloan not of icpvtr, rsis,volume ntu9,orissue 4 april 2017 the. Under former president benigno aquino iii, deliberations on bills of what would have become the bangsamoro basic law were stopped after a botched police operation in 2015, known as the mamasapano. Buendia and others published prospects and challenges of the bangsamoro basic law under dutertes. Things i need to know before i protest or agree about this proposal. Hours earlier, the house of representatives approved its own version of the bbl bill with a.
It seeks an independent islamic state for the filipino muslim minority, known as the moro people, who live primarily in the philippines mindanao region. The proposed bangsamoro basic law bbl which shall be approved by the congress of the philippines will pave the way for the creation of the bangsamoro government that shall be for the bangsamoro, by the bangsamoro and of the bangsa. Bbl senate bill 2894 local government committee 2015 house bill hb 5811 ad hoc committee on the bbl 2015 hb 4994 as endorsed by president aquino 2014 proposed bangsamoro basic law 2017. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Just a few days before the 17th congress of the philippines went on break, history was made on 31 may when the philippines senate unanimously approved the proposed bangsamoro basic law. What the constitution says about the bangsamoro law. Pdf prospects and challenges of the bangsamoro basic law. Salient points of the enhanced bangsamoro basic law. In order to ensure the widest acceptability of this basic law in the core areas abovementioned, a popular ratification shall be conducted among all the bangsamoro within the areas for their adoption. The book examines the changing pattern power configuration and alignment in the making and unmaking of the bangsamoro basic law bbl proposed law to govern the expanded autonomous region of. A bangsamoro basic law ratified under a federal constitution will ensure a more comprehensive and more realistic piece of legislation that will also be more responsive to the demand for selfrule and genuine autonomy, said lawyer randolph parcasio.1637 507 1196 1601 1609 161 1075 571 1000 352 833 1561 1264 387 1176 1038 1416 890 1091 1358 950 384 1237 763 914 1607 1404 341 243 1073 257 883 1465 1486 1476 1379 879 736 1040 783 407