Prosperidad, September 8: A one day training entitled “ SHARPENING THE SAW: An Enhancement Training on Parliamentary Procedure and Quasi-Judicial Investigation” was conducted for the members and staff of the 15thSangguniangPanlalawiganat Annex B, Provincial Training Center, Government Center, Prosperidad.
This training aims to provide enhancements in terms of knowledge and skills on the Legislation procedures to ensure and enhance the delivery of duties, functions and responsibilities of all legislators and staff. It was made possible through the determined efforts of the Office of the Vice Governor in coordination with the DILG (Department of Interior & local Government).
It was actively participated by all members of the 15thSanggunian, their technical staff and a number of personnel from the Office of the Secretary to the Sanggunian.The morning session with the topic on Parliamentary Procedure was discussed extensively by SP Board Member Santiago B. Cane, Jr. as resource speaker. Board Member Cane is a favorite pick among lecturers on the topic, who has been sharing Parliamentary Rules and Procedure even at the national venues.
The Quasi-Judicial Investigation topic was discussed by Atty. Jesus B. Doque, IV. He is an expert in this field being a former Director of the Department of Interior & Local Government and current Legal Consultant of the Local Government Unit of Valenzuela City, Caloocan City, Sta Rosa City and Province of Cebu to name a few. There was also a brief presentation of DILG updates specifically on the Seal of Good & Local Governance(SGLG) by Provincial Director Arleen Ann R. Sanchez.
It was an engaging, informative and interactive activity for all the participants who attended it. Once again a very successful training concluded and participants are all looking forward to the next Capability Enhancement activity.