The Public Should Know

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in Slider

The Public Should Know

AS DOH ACTING SECRETARY GARIN ASSURES THAT FDA CERTIFICATIONS WILL COME OUT FIRST WEEK OF DECEMBER, THE PUBLIC SHOULD KNOW……… The DOH budget of P1.025 billion for “family planning commodities” was approved upon the assurance given by DOH Acting Secretary Janette Garin to Senator Teofisto Guingona III, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, that the FDA certifications allowing the purchase by government and sale to the public of various contraceptive drugs and devices...

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Executive Order No. 12 and the SC TRO

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Slider

Executive Order No. 12 and the SC TRO

An Executive Order (EO) provides the rules for the implementation of a law. It emanates from the President and is addressed to his subordinate officials in the executive branch. In the case of EO No. 12, the rules refer to the implementation of the RH Law. How does EO No.12 affect the TRO issued by the Supreme Court in June 2016? EO No.12 does not affect the TRO—it does not override nor does it overturn the TRO. The TRO stays:  (1) The FDA cannot legally act on any and all...

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