The Bangsamoro Transition Authority is the interim regional government of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region of the Philippines and has executive and legislative powers over the region.
The Regional Legislative Assembly was the unicameral regional legislature of the former Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). The RLA passed a total of 338 laws during its nine assemblies. Section 1, Article XVIII of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (R.A. 11054) provides that, “All subsisting laws enacted by the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Regional Legislative Assembly by virtue of authorities provided under Republic Act No. 6734, as amended by Republic Act No. 9054, shall be deemed valid and in effect, unless inconsistent with this Organic Law or repealed by laws passed by the Parliament.”
The House of Representatives of the Philippines (Kapulungan ng mga Kinatawan ng Pilipinas) is the lower house of the Congress of the Philippines. You may visit the HoR’s official website for legislative documents such as house bills and resolutions, House Journals, Congressional Records, and Committee Reports, among others.
The Senate of the Philippines (Mataas na Kapulungan ng Pilipinas) is the upper house of Congress, the bicameral legislature of the Philippines. You may visit the Senate’s official website for legislative documents such as bills and resolutions, Journals, and Committee Reports, among others.
Below are links to the Chan Robles Virtual Law Library and the The LAWPHiL Project which may provide researchers with access to other legal references such as the Philippine Constitution, statues, executive issuances, judicial issuances, and jurisprudence.