11 months Sen. Gatchalian lauds Duterte for signing into law ‘Murang Kuryente Act’, ‘Anti-Obstruction of Power Lines Act.’ MB
By Hannah Torregoza Senator Sherwin Gatchalian on Tuesday lauded President Rodrigo Duterte for signing into law two electricity-related measures that would greatly lessen the burden for Filipino power consumers. Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian(FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) Gatchalian is referring to Republic Act No. 11371 or the “Murang Kuryente Act” which seeks to allocate the P208-billion of the proceeds of the net national government share from the Malampaya natural gas project fund to cover the stranded debts and contract costs of the National Power Corporation (NPC), and Republic Act No. 11361, or the Anti-Obstruction of Power Lines Act. “Magiging abot-kamay na ... more