2 weeks House ratifies ‘Doktor para sa Bayan’ Act MB
The House of Representatives has ratified the reconciled version of the proposed medical scholarship and return service program proposal that the Committee on Health shepherded to swift passage by the House Committee on Health in the chamber. Committee chairperson Quezon Rep. Helen Tan hailed the approval of the measure to be known as the “Doktor Para sa Bayan Act” that she authored  in the House.Tan thanked newly installed Speaker Lord Allan Velasco for the swift ratification of the bicameral conference committee report on the bill which seeks to address the shortage of doctors in the country. Ratification came three ... more