2 months Enactment of land use law pressed Manilatimes |Biz
The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) board’s National Land Use Committee (NB-NLUC) urged Congress to immediately enact the National Land Use Act (NaLUA) to ensure the sustainable and efficient use of the country’s land and physical resources. In a statement on Tuesday, NEDA said the committee, in its special meeting chaired by Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia, approved NLUC Resolution No. 1, series of 2019 adopting the NLUC version of the proposed NaLUA. NEDA said the committee version of the bill incorporated all inputs gathered from a series of technical discussions with various stakeholders and from regional consultations. “The ... more