Policy Research and Legal Services
The Policy Research and Legal Affairs Services (PRLS) shall provide support to the Parliament and its members through proactive research, objective policy analysis and advocacy of sound socio-economic, fiscal and institutional reforms, as well as in all legal matters arising in the Bangsamoro Parliament. It shall conduct socio-economic policy and budget research and provide informational foundations for legislation and oversight and assist in the formulation of the legislative agenda of the Parliament. Said research shall be accessible to the public, subject to limitations as may be provided by law.
It shall also provide legal services, including the investigation and review of administrative cases of Members, officers and personnel of the Parliament, render legal opinions on matters of local and national concern, assist the standing committees with their legislative work and represent the BTA Parliament in courts and quasi-judicial agencies.