Bangsamoro law goes to Congress

September 10, 2014 4:41 PM

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Bangsamoro law goes to Congress

MANILA, Philippines - The Bangsamoro entity moved closer to realization yesterday as President Aquino submitted to Congress the draft of the basic law creating the special autonomous Muslim region.

Officials said there was no need to amend the Constitution to create the parliamentary form of government envisioned for the Bangsamoro. The parliament members must be elected in a popular vote.

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