12 months National commission to ensure that elderly will be provided with mandated benefits MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola  The creation of a National Commission of Senior Citizens will ensure that senior citizen will be provided with their lawfully-mandated benefits, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said on Tuesday. Sen. Vicente Sotto III(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN) President Duterte last July 25 signed the Republic Act No. 11305, which established and mandated the National Commission of Senior Citizens to, among others, review and make sure that laws and government programs for senior citizens are fully implemented, as well as formulate policies that would promote and protect the rights of senior citizens. Sotto said the ... more