Extension of validity of Bayanihan 2’s COVID-19 vaccine provisions until 2022 pushed
MANILA, Philippines — A party-list lawmaker is pushing for the extension of several provisions under the Republic Act No. 11494 or the Bayanihan To Recover As One Act — including the expedited process in the procurement and continued immunization of a vaccine against the coronavirus disease.
In filing House Bill No. 8017, Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta (PBA) Partylist Rep. Jericho Nograles underscored the need to ensure the continuity of essential response and recovery interventions with respect to the COVID-19 vaccine in the Bayanihan To Recover As One Act or Bayanihan 2.
Nograles said the gove…