10 months Sotto expects passage of bill that will make ‘endo’ illegal before 17th Congress ends MB
By Vanne Terrazola  The Senate will most likely approve the bill prohibiting the abusive contractualization of workers, or more commonly called “endo”, before the 17th Congress ends. Sen. Vicente Sotto III(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN) Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Tuesday said they expect the passage of the Senate Bill No. 1826, or the proposed Security of Tenure Law, when they resume sessions on May 20. “Yes, it’s (approval in Senate) possible,” Sotto told The Manila Bulletin in a text message. The measure, certified urgent by President Duterte, is awaiting approval on second reading in the Upper ... more