#WalangPasok: House of Representatives suspends work

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 03 2019 07:12 AM

MANILA—The House of Representatives suspended work on Tuesday, Dec. 3 due to the possible impact of typhoon Tisoy.

"With prior clearance from Speaker [Alan Peter Cayetano] and upon consultation with Ex Com, we’re suspending work today," said lawyer Jose Luis Montales, secretary-general of the House secretariat.

Operations at the engineering department and security bureau will continue, he added.

"The signing ceremony in Malacañang will proceed in the absence of advice from Malacañang to the contrary," Montales said.

A ceremonial signing of the postponement of the 2020 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections Act is scheduled in Malacañang at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday—With a report from RG Cruz, ABS-CBN News