Yedda Romualdez, Lucy Torres team up for Disaster Dep’t bill
These fresh-faced lawmakers have teamed up to make a law for a good cause.
Tingog Rep. Yedda Marie Romualdez and Ormoc Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez proved yet again that there’s more to them than their charm and looks. The Visayan politikos buckled down to work on the specifics of a bill creating the Department of Disaster Resilience (DDR), drawing from their experience with Typhoon Yolanda a years ago.
The lady solons completed an updated version of the proposal under a Technical Working Group, which is now up for committee approval.
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Department of Disaster Resilience (DDR) Bill Technical Working Group Chairperson and Tingog Party List Rep. Yedda Marie K. Romualdez submits her reports on Consolidated Bills for the creation of the Department of Disaster Resilience during the Joint Committee Meeting of Government Reorganization and Disaster Management Chaired by Rep. Mario Vitorio Marino and Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez, respectively. #committeeondisastermanagement #committeeonreorganization #ddr
Will their collective effort usher this bill into fruition — let’s wait and see.