Poe calls LTFRB’s jeepney phaseout ‘inhumane’

Poe calls LTFRB’s jeepney phaseout ‘inhumane’

Sen. Grace Poe called the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board’s (LTFRB) phaseout order for traditional jeepneys inhumane as she along with her fellow senators called for the postponement of the jeepney phaseout on June 30.“To enforce a deadline is not...
SIM Card Registration Act to take effect before end of December

SIM Card Registration Act to take effect before end of December

The SIM Card Registration Act, which plans to end scams and spam messages, is set to take effect on December 27, Senator Grace Poe said. Poe shared the effectivity date of the newly passed law while defending the proposed P11.322 billion budget of the Department of...
Senate ratifies SIM Registration Bill

Senate ratifies SIM Registration Bill

The Senate ratified the bicameral conference committee report on the disagreeing provisions of the proposed SIM Registration Bill.Senator Grace Poe, co-chairperson of the bicameral panel, said the bicameral panel agreed to use the Senate version as the working draft...
SIM Card Registration Act to take effect before end of December

Poe to refile bill suspending oil excise tax

Senator Grace Poe is set to refile her bill seeking to temporarily suspend the collection of excise tax on oil products with the continuous spike of fuel prices.  Poe, who chairs the Senate committee on public services, said suspending the oil excise tax will bring...