House of Representatives has just approved on third and final reading House Bill No. 8287 authored by Deputy Speaker and Cagayan de Oro 2nd Dist. Rep. Rufus Rodriguez which seeks to establish the Cagayan de Oro City Cultural Center and Museum.
Accordingly, HB 8287 aims to promote and preserve the culture, arts, and religious heritage of the City and will serve as the institutional medium of for the collection, preservation, and enhancement of the cultural, artistic, archaeological, social, historical and religious heritage of the city and its environs. With the enactment of the bill, the Sangguniang Panglungsod of Cagayan de Oro City, in coordination with the National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCAA), will choose a site for the CDO cultural center and museum.
Read full text of HB 8287 below.