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๐Ÿ“ฐ Senate ratifies bicam report on proposed national ID system [Manila Bulletin]

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From the Manila Bulletin:ย The bill, which has been languishing in the legislative for three decades, has been considered a priority legislation of the Duterte administration. The consolidated version of the measure would be transmitted to Malacaรฑang immediately for the Presidentโ€™s signature.

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National ID bicam report is ratified in the Senate

The proposed National ID measure is closer to becoming a law, after the bicam report was ratified in the Senate on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. It was adopted with only one dissenting vote.

Sen. Lacson, who sponsored the National ID bill in the Senate, led the Senate contingent that tackled the measure at the bicameral conference committee level.ย “It is my honor to report for consideration of the body the joint explanation of the bicameral conference committee on the disagreeing provisions of House Bill 6221 and Senate Bill 1738.”

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#PingSays: On the National ID bill becoming law before end-June | May 23, 2018

In an interview, Sen. Lacson answers questions on the proposed measure seeking to establish a National ID system.

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National ID measure tackled at bicameral conference committee level

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A measure providing for a National ID system was tackled at the bicameral conference committee level on May 22, 2018.ย Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson, who sponsored the Senate version of the measure, led the Senate contingent.

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Sponsorship Speech for the National ID system bill
At a Glance: The Philippine ID System (National ID)

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National ID: Sino ka? Ikaw ba talaga yan?

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“Ang bill na ito is to serve the purpose of putting up a Philippine Identification System. No other data should be included or considered. Maybe in the future, let it evolve, let them fine-tune or refine the system later on, because we are only dealing here with putting up a Philippine Identity System assigning a PSN (Philippine Serial Number) to each and every Filipino citizen.” – Senator Ping Lacson

Related:
Sponsorship Speech for the National ID system bill
At a Glance: The Philippine ID System (National ID)

National ID: Mapapadali ang transaksyon sa pampubliko at maging sa mga pribadong institusyon

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Pasado na sa third and final reading sa Senado ang National ID System Bill. Kapag naisabatas na ito, maaaring magkaroon ang bawat mamamayang Pilipino ng isang foundational ID na naglalaman ng kanilang basic information. Ito ang mapapadali sa ating mga transaksyon sa mga pampubliko at maging sa mga pribadong institusyon.

Related:
Sponsorship Speech for the National ID system bill
At a Glance: The Philippine ID System (National ID)

VOTING 17-2: Senate Approves the National ID Bill on Third and Final Reading

Senate Bill 1738, the National ID bill, was approved on third and final reading with a vote of 17-2 on Monday, March 19.

Related:
Sponsorship Speech for the National ID system bill
At a Glance: The Philippine ID System (National ID)

Ang driver’s license, para sa nagmamaneho, ang National ID para sa lahat: Functional vs Foundational

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On privacy concerns regarding the National ID system
Sponsorship Speech for the National ID system bill
At a Glance: The Philippine ID System (National ID)