SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau
30 November 2017 06:37:03 AM
Two House Members called for an inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the alleged illegal acts committed by key officials of the Social Security System (SSS) leading to opportunity losses to the state pension fund and ultimately the SSS members. House Resolution Nos. 1433 and 1434 were jointly tackled by the Committee on Good Government and Public Accountability led by Rep. Johnny Ty Pimentel, and the Committee on Banks and Financial Intermediaries led by Rep. Ben Evardone. Resource persons present during the public hearing included SSS Chairman Atty. Amado Valdez, SSS President and CEO Emmanuel Dooc, and representatives from the Philippine Stock Exchange and the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other Members in attendance were Deputy Speaker Romero S. Quimbo, Reps. Robert Ace S. Barbers, Pablo C. Ortega, Rodante D. Marcoleta, Conrado M. Estrella III, Raul del Mar, Winston T. Castelo, Strike B. Revilla, Gabriel H. Bordado Jr., Antonio L. Tinio, Tom S. Villarin, and Jocelyn S. Limkaichong. / GE/DM/ICY JR.