• 157th RDC IX Regular Meeting
    Palacio del Sur, Marcian Garden Hotel, Zamboanga City
    March 8, 2017

    No. 001, Approving the Agenda of 157th RDC IX Regular Meeting

    No. 002, Approving the Highlights of the 156th  Regular Meeting of RDC IX

    No. 003, Approving the CY 2016 Regional Development Council IX Accomplishment Report

    No. 004, Approving the CY 2017 Regional Development Council IX Work Program

    No. 005, Approving the Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Development Plan, 2017-2022

    No. 006, Confirming  the FY 2018 Budget Proposals of all concerned Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Line Agencies, State Universities and Colleges, and Special Development Authority

    No. 007, Accepting the Report of Economic Development Committee (EDCom) IX

    No. 008, Confirming OIC-Regional Director Martin A. Wee of the Department of Science and Technology, Regional Office IX as the Co-Chairperson of Economic Development Committee IX for the Remaining Term 2017-2019

    No. 009, Awarding a Plaque of Commendation to Director Brenda L. Nazareth-Manzano on her Appointment as Undersecretary of the Department of Science and Technology for Regional Operations

    No. 010, Enjoining Concerned Regional Line Agencies, Local Government Units, and the Private Sector to Vigilantly and Jointly Enforce the Laws Prohibiting Exportation of Mature Coconuts and Coconut Seedlings

    No. 011 Supporting the Creation of the Zamboanga City, Philippines-Balikpapan, Indonesia Trade Route and Requesting the Mindanao Development Authority to Facilitate the Conduct of a Study on its Viability

    No. 012,  Approving the New Composition and Structure of the Economic Development Committee IX Sub-Committee on BIMP-EAGA and ASEAN Concerns

    No. 013, Recommending a Ban on the Transport of Cocolumber Originating from Cocolisap-Infested Areas into Mainland Zamboanga Peninsula

    No. 014, Supporting the Conduct of the Second National Sardines Industry Congress

    No. 015, Accepting the Report of the Development Administration Committee (DevAdCom) IX

    No. 016, Accepting the Report of the Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) IX

    No. 017, Commending the Department of Education IX Through Regional Director Isabelita M. Borres for the Successful Conclusion of the 2017 National Schools Press Conference and 2017 National Festival of Talents, and Congratulating the Region IX Contingent for the Outstanding Performance during the National Events and the 14th National Science Quest 2017

    No. 018, Recognizing Regional Population and Development Coordinating Committee IX as a Special Committee of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 019, Approving the Creation of a Sub-Committee on Social Protection under Regional Social Development Committee IX to be Chaired by Department of Social Welfare and Development IX

    No. 020, Encouraging all Regional Line Agencies, Local Government Units, State Universities and Colleges, Government Owned and Controlled Corporations, and Special Development Authorities to Promote Awareness on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

    No. 021, Approving the Creation of an Inter-Agency Task Force to Monitor the Implementation of the K-12 Senior High School Program for SY 2017-2018

    No. 021.1, Temporarily Suspending Parliamentary Rules in the Presentation and Deliberation of Reports during the 157th Regular Meeting of RDC IX

    No. 022, Supporting the DTI-DPWH Convergence Program and Endorsing ZamPen Road Projecst for the Road Connectivity for Industry and Trade Development-Roads Leveraging Linkages for Industry and Trade (ROLL IT) Program

    No. 023, Confirming/ Approving the  RPMC IX Monitoring Plan for CY 2017

    No. 024, Encouraging All Provincial and City Local Government Units in Zamboanga Peninsula to Pass and Implement their Respective Gender and Development Codes and the Corresponding Implementing Rules and Regulations

    No. 025, Encouraging All Major Commercial Establishments in Region IX to Grant Special Discounts to all Women and Girls for Purchases Made on March 31, 2017 in Recognition of their Role in Development and in Support of the 2017 Celebration of the National Women’s Month in March

    No. 026, Requesting Department of Trade and Industry IX to waive the 30-day application period and the P250.00 fee for Establishments Applying for Promotional Pricing in Support of the 2017 Celebration of the National Women’s Month in March

    No. 027, Commending Major General Gerardo F. Barrientos, Jr.,for his Exemplary Performance as Commander of the 1st Infantry Tabak Division, Armed Forces of the Philippines for the Term 2014-2017

    No. 028, Expressing Appreciation to Director Lorenzo G. Macapili of Technical Education and Skills Development Authority IX for Hosting the 157th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

  • 158th Regular Meeting
    Top Plaza Hotel, Dipolog City
    June 9, 2017

    No. 029, Confirming Regional Director Paisal O. Abutazil of Department of Interior and Local Government IX as Co-Chairperson of the Development Administration Committee IX for the Remaining Term 2017-2019

    No. 030, Approving the Agenda of the 158th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 031, Approving the Highlights of the 157th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 032, Supporting the Implementation of Martial Law in Mindanao

    No. 033, Accepting the Reports of Regional Development Council IX Sectoral Committees and Affiliate Committees as Submitted to RDC IX Secretariat

    No. 034, Endorsing the Passage of Housebill No. 527 and Senate Bill No. 651 Seeking to Establish the National Coastal Greenbelt Program and Provide Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

    No. 035, Requesting the Department of Budget and Management to Fast-track the Appropriation and Release of Funds Amounting to P137.14 Million for the Immediate Control and Treatment of Scale Insect  Infestation in Zamboanga City

    No. 036, Endorsing the Rural Agro-Enterprise Partnership and Inclusive Development and Growth Project to the National Economic and Development Authority – Investment Coordination Committee

    No. 037, Requesting Local Government Units, Regional Line Agencies, and Non-Government Organizations to Continue the Registration of Fisherfolk in the Region

    No. 038, Enjoining the Active Participation and Support of All Members of the  Fish and Fish Products Industry Cluster in the Enhancement of Zamboanga Peninsula Fish and Fish Products Industry Action Plan

    No. 039, Enjoining Local Government Units to Regularly Submit Local Registry Data to the Philippine Statistics Authority IX

    No. 040, Recommending to Philippine Statistics Authority to Conduct Trainings for Local Registrars

    No. 041, Recommending to Philippine Statistics Authority to Exempt Indigenous Peoples from the Payment of Fee for Negative Certification

    No. 042, Enjoining DPWH IX  to Fast-track the Completion of All Priority Infrastructure Projects in the Region

    No. 043, Requesting All Concerned Agencies to Implement Development Projects in the Triple S-B to Support the Zamboanga Economic Belt

    No. 044, Requesting the Department of Transportation to Conduct a Feasibility Study on Establishing a Passenger Terminal Along the Limpapa-Sibuco Stretch

    No. 045, Expressing Support to the Memorandum of Understanding between the ZAMBOECOZONE and the Concerned Municipalities of Zamboanga del Norte

    No. 046, Requesting Department of Trade and Industry IX to Recommend the Zamboanga Peninsula Economic Belt to Tsuneishi Heavy Industries Cebu Inc.  as Potential Location for Ship Building and Repair

    No. 047, Requesting the Department of Agriculture to Provide Organic Fertilizer Subsidy  to Mango Farmers in Zamboanga Peninsula

    No. 048, Requesting Department of Public Works and Highways IX to Advocate to Contractors the Utilization of Locally Produced Geonets in their Coconet Bio-Engineering Technology Projects

    No. 049, Recommending to Department of Trade and Industry IX the Institutionalization of Region IX’s Yearly Participation in the Malaysian International Halal Showcase (MIHAS)

    No. 050, Supporting the Creation of a Regional Halal Fatwa Council in Region IX

    No. 051, Recommending to Local Government Units in Region IX the Passage of Ordinances Requiring Retail Establishments, Supermarkets and Wet Markets to have Separate Lanes or Sections Dedicated for Halal Products

    No. 052, Recommending to Partner Agencies and Local Government Units to Strengthen their Advocacies on Halal

    No. 053, Requesting Local Government Units to Establish Database, and the Regional Line Agencies to Strongly Support the 2017 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Survey

    No. 054, Requesting the Department of Justice- Inter-Agency Council against Trafficking (IACAT) to Address the Issue on Delayed Departure of Shipping Lines from Zamboanga Port due to Stringent Requirements

    No. 055, Reiterating the Request for Philippine Statistics Authority Central Office to Fast-track the Provision of Granular Data by Province, City and Municipality and Provide Copies of the Same to the Concerned Local Government Units

    No. 056, Recommending to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology-Central Office and the Department of Budget and Management the Approval and Release of Additional Budget for BJMP IX for Meal Subsidy for Inmates

    No. 057, Recommending to the Department of Education Central Office to Immediately Fill the Vacant Schools Division Superintendent Positions in Region IX

    No. 058, Endorsing to Department of Education Central Office the Proposed Expansion of 171 Junior High Schools in Region IX to  Senior High Schools in Region IX and the Corresponding Budgetary Requirements Therefor

    No. 059, Endorsing the Region IX Component of the Improving the Growth Corridors in Mindanao Road Sector Project

    No. 060, Approving the Terms of Reference for the Conduct of the ZamPen Roads and Bridges Summit

    No. 061, Requesting the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to Facilitate the Immediate Release of  the Amount of P8.16 Million to the Heirs of Datu Lucas Taug Boto

    No. 062, Approving the Creation of a Sub-Committee on International and Internal Migration and Development under the Regional Population and Development Coordinating Committee

    No. 063, Enjoining Local Government Units to Employ at least one Population Worker in every Barangay in Zamboanga Peninsula

    No. 064, Expressing Gratitude to Department of Interior and Local Government IX and Department of Trade and Industry IX for Sponsoring Two Additional RDC IX-PSR to the National Convention of RDC-PSRs

    No. 065, Expressing  Heartfelt Gratitude to Hon. Darel Dexter T. Uy and the City of Dipolog for Graciously Hosting the 158th Regular Meeting of RDC IX


  • 159th RDC IX Regular Meeting
    Jackie’s Cuisine, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay
    September 7, 2017

    No. 066, Approving the Agenda of the 159th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 067, Approving the Highlights of the 158th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 068, Approving the Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Development Plan, 2017-2022 Results Matrix

    No. 069, Approving the FY 2019 Annual Investment Program

    No. 070, Approving the Conduct of Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Development Plan, 2017-2022 Launching and Caravan

    No. 071, Enjoining Local Government Units, Regional Line Agencies, State Universities and Colleges, and Other Government Entities to Support the Conduct of Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Development Plan, 2017-2022 Caravan

    No. 072, Requesting Zamboanga Peninsula Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Business Groups, and the Private Sector to Support the Conduct of Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Development Plan,2017-2022 Caravan

    No. 073, Amending the Name and Reconstituting the “Sub-Committee on Social Protection” to “Unified Sub-Committee on Social Protection and Welfare”

    No. 074, Urging the Local Government Units of the Provinces and the Highly Urbanized City of Region IX to Establish and Operationalize a Bahay Pag-asa in Their Respective Jurisdictions

    No. 075, Endorsing to the Department of Education Central Office the Recommendation of Department of Education IX to Move the Conduct of Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Athletic Meet form the Month of March to December of Every Year

    No. 076, Requesting Congress to Allocate Funds for Sports Activities of the Department of Education at the Regional and Sub-Regional Levels Starting FY 2018

    No. 077, Urging Local Government Units to Require Contractors and Sub-Contractors in the Construction Industry to Submit Approved Construction Safety and Health Program Prior to the Issuance of Building Permit

    No. 078, Urging Local Government Units, Regional Line Agencies, State Universities and Colleges, and Other Implementers to Require Submission of Approved Construction Safety and Health Program Prior to the Issuance of Notice to Proceed

    No. 079, Recommending to the Philippine Coconut Authority to Access the Coco Levy Fund to Assist Coconut Farmers Affected by the Coconut Scale Insect Infestation

    No. 080, Requesting the Department of Energy to Establish an Office in Zamboanga Sibugay

    No. 081, Requesting the Department of Energy to Evaluate Its Stringent Requirements on the Issuance of Coal Mining Permits

    No. 082, Requesting the Department of Finance to Provide for the Retention of Three Percent of the Ad Valorem Tax Collected on Extracted Coal In Favor of the Host Local Government Units

    No. 083, Supporting the Retention of Commercial Fishing Grounds of Zamboanga Peninsula

    No. 084, Requesting Concerned Government Agencies and Local Government Units to Assist the Zamboanga Peninsula Food Innovation Center in its Food Innovation Efforts

    No. 085, Requesting the Board of Environmental Planning to Extend to 2023 the Licensuer Examination for Environmental Planners for Graduates of Allied-Related Courses

    No. 086, Requesting the Professional Regulation Commission to Allow Applicants Issued Notice of Admission in 2018 or Earlier to take the Environmental Planners Licensure Examination Within 5 Years From Release of Such Notice

    No. 087, Requesting Local Government Executives to Encourage Their Staff to Take the Environmental Planners Licensure Examination

    No. 088, Supporting the Directive of the Office of the President on the Urgent Employment of Qualified Dependents of AFP Killed-in-Action/PNP Killed in Police Operations

    No. 089, Requesting the Philippine Coast Guard to Fast Track the Completion of its Building in the Port of Zamboanga

    No. 090, Endorsing the Priority Road and Bridge Projects of Zamboanga Peninsula for 2019-2022

    No. 091, Enjoining Local Government Units and Other Implementing Agencies to Adopt the DPWH Design Guidelines, Criteria, and Standards in the Implementation of Local Road Projects

    No. 092, Requesting DPWH IX to Conduct Regular Orientations to Local Government Units on Pertinent Department or Memorandum Orders

    No. 093, Requesting Local Government Units to Actively Enforce and Monitor Compliance with Their Respective Fare Matrices

    No. 094, Requesting Secretary Datu Abul Khayr D. Alonto of the Mindanao Development Authority to Intervene and Request the Department of Transportation to Fasttrack the Release of Payment to the Heirs of Datu Lucas Taug Boto

    No. 095, Requesting Zamboanga del Norte Governor Roberto Y. Uy to Lend HEavy Equipment to the Municipality of Baliguian

    No. 096, Endorsing the Inclusion of Functional Local Project Monitoring Committee as Sub-Indicator of DILG’s Seal of Good Local Governance

    No. 097, Enjoining Local Government Units to Activate Their Local Project Monitoring Committees and Provide Operational Budget Therefor

    No. 098, Requesting the Department of Budget and Management to Set Guidelines on the Sourcing, Allocation, and Utilization of Local Funds for Project Monitoring Purposes

    No. 099, Expressing Gratitude to Honorable Mayor Anamel C. Olegario of Ipil Municipality for Graciously Hosting the 159th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 100, Commending Teresita Socorro C. Ramos, Regional Director of National Economic and Development Authority IX, for Her Exemplary Service as Acting Chairperson of Regional Development Council IX from July 2013 to June 2017

  • 160th Regular Meeting
    Badjao 2 and 3, Garden Orchid Hotel, Zamboanga City
    December 7, 2017

    No. 101, Approving the Agenda of the 160th Regular Meeting of Regional Development Council IX

    No. 103, Approving the CY 2016 Regional Development Report (RDR)

    No. 104, Approving the Zamboanga Peninsula Results Matrix, 2017-2022 Sectoral Core Indicators

    No. 105, Approving the Zamboanga Peninsula Regional Development Investment Program (RDIP), 2017-2022

    No. 106, Supporting the Strategic Framework Plan of the BAKAS Alliance of Municipalities

    No. 107, Enjoining the Department of Energy (DOE) to Fast track the Establishment of a Field Office in Zamboanga Peninsula

    No. 108, Requesting the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) to Support the ZamPen Regional Development Investment Program (RDIP), 2017-2022

    No. 109, Confirming the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) IX as a Special Non-Voting Member (SNVM) of RDC IX

    No. 110, Approving the CY 2018 RPMC IX Monitoring Plan

    No. 111, Approving the CY 2018 RPMC IX Agenda Forecast

    No. 112, Requesting the National Land Use Committee (NLUC) to Facilitate the Official Adoption of the Cadastral Survey Results of 2011-2015

    No. 113, Requesting the National Land Use Committee to Facilitate the Setting-Up of Timeline for the Resolution of Boundary Conflicts By 2022

    No.114, Requesting the National Land Use Committee (NLUC) to issue Guidelines on the Use of Contested Areas with Conflicting Land Uses

    No. 115, Supporting the Conduct of a Gender Summit in Region IX and Requesting the Civil Service Commission to Enjoin LGUs to Participate in the Summit

    No. 116, Expressing Gratitude to Regional Director Sitti Amina A. Jain and Staff of DTI IX for Graciously Hosting the 4th Quarter Regular Meetings of Regional Development Council IX for the Past Three Years

    No. 117, Recognizing Ms. Mercedes Lourdes S. Quisumbing, Private Sector Representative of Zamboanga del Sur, for Having Been Elected as Vice President of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry-Mindanao Chapter