Last June 27, 2011, the Municipal Council (Sangguniang Bayan) of Sibulan, Negros Oriental passed a resolution expressing its heartfelt and sincerest thanks and gratitude to the Dr. Jovito R. Salonga Center for Law and Development for its continued support and assistance to the municipality. Resolution No. 11-155 cited the Center’s support in the fine-tuning of the proposed Gender and Development (GAD) Code of Sibulan and the Regulatory Ordinance on Entertainment Bars. It may be recalled that the Center extended its assistance to the Sangguniang Bayan by submitting its comments and recommendations on the two ordinances.
The said resolution was unanimously approved by the members of the Sangguniang Bayan who were present. Below is the full text of Resolution No. 11-155: