ATTY. PANGALIAN M. BALINDONG
Position: Speaker of Parliament
Office Address: BTA Parliament Building, BARMM Compound 9600 Cotabato City, Philippines
E-mail Address: [email protected]
“I dream of an enlightened Philippines. I dream of an enlightened government, national, regional and local governments working together, not one second guessing and imposing on the other. We are now at the troughs of making this dream a reality. Together I am confident we shall get through it, proud and triumphant.”
– Atty. Pangalian M. Balindong
Bangsamoro Parliament Welcomes the Colombian delegates
Members of the Bangsamoro Parliament welcomed the Colombian delegates on November 8 as they discussed the implementation of the peace process in their respective areas.
The meeting allowed both parties to discuss their experiences, challenges, and accomplishments in the pursuit of lasting peace.
Bangsamoro lawmakers shared their journey towards achieving peace in the region as well as their continued efforts to promote unity, address historical grievances, and ensure sustainable development in the Bangsamoro region.
Leading the Colombian delegation was the Ambassador of Colombia to the Philippines, H.E. Marcela Ordonez.
Ordonez expressed her appreciation for the achievements of the Bangsamoro government in their peace-building efforts. She also discussed the current situation of the Colombian government’s own peace initiatives.
Deliberations for the proposed Bangsamoro Expenditure Program for fiscal year 2024
The Bangsamoro Parliament’s Finance, Budget, and Management Committee will soon start the deliberations for the proposed Bangsamoro Expenditure Program for fiscal year 2024.
With the referral of the BTA Bill No. 262, which outlines the proposed budget for the upcoming year, to the committee, its members are preparing to conduct a thorough review and scrutiny of the financial allocations for various ministries, agencies, and offices.
The proposed budget for the fiscal year 2024, a crucial document that will shape the financial landscape of the Bangsamoro region for the upcoming year, has been handed over to Bangsamoro Parliament Speaker Atty. Pangalian Balindong.
Among the priorities highlighted are education, infrastructure, health, and social services.
Proposed budget of P98.46 billion for the fiscal year 2024
BARMM Chief Minister Ahod Balawag Ebrahim submitted the proposed budget of P98.46 billion for the fiscal year 2024 to Bangsamoro Parliament Speaker Atty. Pangalian Balindong on October 24.
Chief Minister Ebrahim emphasized the importance of the proposed budget, which lays the groundwork for the year 2024.
Several ministers from various ministries presented the proposed budget, highlighting the specific programs and projects that are designed to uplift the lives of the Bangsamoro people, promote economic growth, and ensure peace and stability in the region.
The Bangsamoro Parliament also continued the period of interpellation for BTA Bill No. 31, a measure that seeks to establish the first Islamic studies institution in the region.
BARMM NBI Regional Director Gen. Paterno Morales pays a courtesy visit to Bangsamoro Parliament Speaker
During the visit, they discussed the recent initiative and reforms of the Bangsamoro government.
Speaker Balindong provided a copy of his book “The Revolutionary Democrat” to Morales.
Breast cancer awareness month initiatives and programs
The partnership, worth P1.8 million, aims to make mammogram and sonomammogram screening services easily accessible to the parliament’s employees, contributing to a healthy workforce.
Speaker Balindong emphasized the importance of early detection in combating breast cancer, as well as how this initiative aligns with larger efforts to improve the lives of the Bangsamoro people.
Bangsamoro Local Governance Code on its third and final reading
On Thursday afternoon, September 28, Speaker Balindong and BARMM Chief Minister Ahod Balawag Ebrahim signed the BLGC.
Speaker Balindong recognized the commitment and effort of his colleagues in Parliament, who have crafted and debated the BLGC.
Message of BTA Speaker Atty. Pangalian Balindong for the Celebration of the Month of Ramadhan 2023
Bangsamoro Transition Authority (2022-2025)
Message of Speaker Atty. Pangalian Balindong on the Bangsamoro Budget Forum for FY 2023
Greetings of Atty. Pangalian Balindong, Speaker of the BTA on the 3rd Bangsamoro Anniversary
Women’s Month Message of BTA Parliament Speaker Atty. Pangalian M. Balindong
March 8, 2023
Message of BTA Parliament Speaker Atty. Pangalian M. Balindong in observance of the World Hijab Day on February 1, 2023.
Message of Bangsamoro Transition Authority Speaker Atty. Pangalian Balindong during the Culmination Activity of the 4th BARMM anniversary last January 27, 2023 at SKCC Cotabato City.
Speaker Atty. Pangalian M. Balindong extends his support to the Bangsamoro Youth Commission (BYC) for the successful launching of the first ever Youth Policy Development Manual last Dec 11 2022 at Alnor Convention Center, Cotabato City.
Press statement of Bangsamoro Parliament Speaker Atty. Pangalian Balindong on Ambassador Teddy Locsin’s tweet about justifying the killings of Palestinian children