Green FM News Writer
House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte opens the resumption of the 16th Congress with an urgent appeal on pending bills. Belmonte requests his fellow congressmen to fast track the bills including Freedom of Information (FOI), Land Reform, and Charter Change in view of the upcoming elections. The Philippines will hold national elections in 2016.
Security personnel conduct a final inspection check of the Batasan Complex using K-9 units. A No I.D., No Entry policy is now in effect at the Batasang Pambansa Complex.