President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has signed into law Republic Act No. 11479, or the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, today, 3 July 2020.
“The signing of the aforesaid law demonstrates our serious commitment to stamp out terrorism, which has long plagued the country and has caused unimaginable grief and horror to many of our people,” Presidential Spokesperson Secretary Harry Roque said in a statement.
“Together, let us defeat terrorism and make our communities safe and secure under the rule of law,” Palace spokesman added.
Download full copy of RA 11479 HERE.