1 week Bato sees no need to amend country’s anti-graft laws, says showing gratitude is in our culture MB
By Hannah Torregoza Neophyte Senator Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa on Monday said he believes there is no need to amend the country’s existing laws governing state officials on ethical standards and corruption. Senator Roland Bato Dela Rosa (ALI VICOY/ MANILA BULLETIN) The former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief stressed this after receiving flak on defending President Rodrigo Duterte’s statements approving cops receiving gifts. Dela Rosa is referring to Republic Act 6713 or the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees and Republic Act 3019 or the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act. “I don’t feel the need. ... more